Upcoming business events: Week of June 9

June 9, 2014 

Workshops and classes

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

Workshops:

■ Windows 7, 8.1 & Internet Explorer, 7 p.m. June 10.

■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m., June 12.

■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. June 17.

■ Database, Monday, 7 p.m. June 23.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. June 24.

■ Unix / Linux, 7 p.m. June 26.

Classes:

■ Windows 8.1, starts 1 p.m. June 16. $60.

■ Special Seminar: Introduction to Facebook, 6 p.m. June 12, $30.

Beginning iPhone, starts 10 a.m. June 24, $60.

Beginning iPad, starts 1 p.m. June 24, $60.

The Center for Rural Development, 2292 South U.S. 27 in Somerset, is providing instructor-led training in these course offerings:

■ Get Going and Keep Going with QuickBooks, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 9-10.

■ Microsoft Excel Level 1 and 2, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 11-12.

■ Excellence in Technical Customer Service, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 23.

■ Grant Writing 101, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 24.

■ Introduction to Network Design and Management, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 25.

■ How to Improve Your Marketing Seminar, 10 a.m.-noon June 26.

Registration: (606) 677-6000 or go to Centertech.com.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions will offer the following courses at 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington. For information or to request a brochure, call (859) 246-6666 or view the catalog online at Bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions.

■ Plumbing: 2013 KY Plumbing Code Update & Worksite Safety, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 14.

■ Electrical: 2011 Code Update & Electrical Safety, 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 16 and 18.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions will offer the following online professional development courses beginning June 18: A to Z Grant Writing, Creating WordPress Websites, Using Social Media in Business, Fundamentals of Supervision and Management and Beginning Writer's Workshop. Visit our website at Ed2go.com/bluegrass for a course list or call (859) 246-6666 for information.

The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. June 10 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Hosted by Don West and Raj Shah. Membership: $40. Information: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.

Events/Other

Midwest Institutional Real Estate Investment Summit will be 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June 11 at the Ice House, 226 East Washington Street, Louisville. Cost: $10 (REVE member), $50 (non-member); $65 at the door. Register at Revellc.org/rsvp/.

Meetings

The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 18 at Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort. Cost: $15-$22. Topic: Managing Creative People. Presenter: Chad Crouch, president, Cre8tive Group, Wilmore. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Register at Pmibluegrass.org.

The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 26 at Jefferson Davis Inn, 319 Cedar Street. Speaker: Daniel Halgin. Topic: Introduction to Social Network Analysis in Organizations. Cost: $15-$22. Questions: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org Registration: Pmibluegrass.org.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo

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