Upcoming business events: Week of Jan. 27

January 27, 2014 

Workshops and classes

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.

Workshops:

■ Database, 7 p.m. Jan. 27.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Jan. 28.

■ Dr. Fixit, 10 am. Feb. 1.

■ Word Processing, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Feb. 4.

■ Computer Mystery, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 5.

Classes and seminars:

■ Intermediate iPad begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 27.

■ Windows 8.1 begins at 1 p.m. Jan. 27.

■ Learning Camera Basics (Level 1) begins at 1 p.m. Jan. 27.

■ Beginning Digital Imaging (Paint Shop Pro) begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 28.

■ Beginning iPad begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 28.

■ Excel Spreadsheet begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 29.

■ Beginning iPhone begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 29.

■ Beyond Basics (PCs) begins at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 29.

■ Computer Basics (PCs) begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 30.

■ File Management begins at 1 p.m. Jan. 30.

■ Maverick OS for Macintosh begins at 10 a.m. Jan. 31.

The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops. To register, call (859) 257-7666 or register on-line at Ksbdc.org.

■ Starting a Business in Kentucky, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 and 20, 330 East Main Street, free.

■ Website Platform Selection, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 330 East Main Street, $20.

Meetings

The University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. Jan. 28 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension office, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Identify and overcome obstacles in your job search. Info: (859) 257-8905 or visit Ukalumni.net/jobclub.

Eastern Kentucky University will host the Kettering Foundation National Issues Forum: Future of Higher Education from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 30 at the EKU Center for the Arts Black Box Theater, Richmond. The Kettering Foundation and EKU are seeking a mix of perspectives from business and economic development leaders, community leaders, educators, college and university student leaders, and others from the eastern half of Kentucky. Registration is $15. Seating is limited to 120 people. The event will include a luncheon featuring keynote speaker Ted Abernathy, former executive director of the Southern Growth Policies Board. Register at Richmondchamber.com or Bereachamber.com.

Frankfort/Bluegrass ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 20 at Joseph Beth Booksellers Bistro in Lexington Green. In honor of Black History Month, the topic of the meeting is Kentucky United States Colored Troops, presented by James Hunn historian and charter member of the 12th United States Colored Heavy Artillery Reactivated and a life member of the Camp Nelson Education and Preservation Foundation. Lunch is $17 for members and $20 for non-members. First time attendees receive a $5 discount. For more information, contact Dorothy DeLong, chapter president at (859) 858-8815 or email ddelong@kentuckyunderground.com.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo

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