The League of Women Voters of Lexington is hosting an after-hours wine tasting for members and citizens interested in membership from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at Equus Run Vineyards, 1280 Moore Mill Road, Midway. League membership is open to women and men, 18 years of age or older who are U.S. citizens. This event is free but reservations are required by calling (859) 494-3203.
University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Aug. 25 at Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: TED Talks for the Next Level in Your Job Search. Presenter: Diane Kohler and Caroline Francis with UK. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
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The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Jefferson Davis Inn, 319 Cedar Street. Topic: People Manager or People Leader: The Project Manager Role. Presenter: Bobbie Newman. Cost: $15-$22. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Registration: Pmibluegrass.org.
Workshops and classes
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.
■ Database, 7 p.m. Aug. 24.
■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Aug. 27 and Sept. 3.
■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. Aug. 27.
■ Word Processing, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 1.
IEC of the Bluegrass will present the following six-hour Kentucky- and Ohio-approved electrical continuing education classes at the IEC Training Center, 493 Blue Sky Parkway:
■ Contractors: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 28, members $100, non-members $140, includes lunch.
■ Master Electricians and Electricians: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 29, members $50, non-members $70, includes lunch.
To register call (859) 266-4968 or visit Iecbluegrass.org.
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center will offer the following workshops. To register, call (859) 257-7668 or register online at Bit.ly/1vC2p6S.
■ Finding and Winning Simplified Acquisitions to Grow Your Business, 9 a.m.-noon, Aug. 27, Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero Street, free.
■ Joint Ventures, Teaming, Mentor Protégé Agreements & Federal Laws Impacting Your Bottom Line, 9 a.m.-noon and 1:30-4:30 p.m. Aug. 27, Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero Street, free.
■ Finding and Winning Simplified Acquisitions to Grow Your Business, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Aug. 27, Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero Street, free.
■ Developing a Powerful Capability Statement, 4:30-6 p.m. Sept. 18, 1 Quality Street, KU Building — 8th floor. Free.
The Small Business Development Center at Eastern Kentucky University will host a free fall workshop series covering such topics as search engine optimization, small business legal questions, Excel training, successful pitching, time management skills and professional social media. Six workshops on various business topics will be offered through early September. To see a full schedule and to register, go to Goo.gl/s60Eqy.
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will present the following free workshops from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) at 330 Main Street, Commerce Lexington. To register, call (859) 257-7666 or go to Ksbdc.org.
■ Facebook Insights for Business, 10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 24.
■ Starting a Business in Kentucky, Sept. 3, Sept. 22, Oct. 8 and Oct. 20.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo