The Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Ramada Inn Conference Center.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Speaker: Ron Reardon, president of the United Inventors Association. Free. Information: www.ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
Women Republicans of Central Kentucky will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Red Mile Clubhouse. Speaker: Jay McChord. Cost: $18 members; $20 non-members. Reservations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington - The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Road. Information: Paul Bimschleger, (859) 272-1467.
The Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Hilton Suites of Lexington Green, 245 Lexington Green Circle. Information, Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.
The Lexington Lions Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 East Short Street. Information: Sue Alexander: (859) 266-6969.
Rules of the Road, keys to successful investing, will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Edward Jones office located at 185 Pasadena Drive, No. 120. Free. Reservations: Megan Norris, (859) 278-4880.
Making Sense of Retirement will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday and April 21 at the Edward Jones office located at 1060 Chinoe Road, No. 136. Free. Reservations: Tina, (859) 269-4800.
How to Grow and Protect Your Investments in This Stock Market, Global Outlook for 2009 and 2010 - Live with Paul Dietrich, will be 7 p.m. Thursday at the Embassy Suites Lexington, 1801 Newtown Pike. Information: (859) 455-5162.
Lexington Business Xchange: Networking for Introverts will be 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. April 16 at Carrabba's in Hamburg. Cost: $30 advance/$35 on site, includes lunch. Registration at www.strategicbusinessnetwork.com/calendarLexington.
Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops begin at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Open Source, Microsoft Word, Tuesday; LexMug, Wednesday; Mac, Thursday. Information/registration: (859) 373-1000 or visit www.ckcs.org.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. April 14 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Presented by Don West. Membership: $40. Information: www.ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
The Small Business Development Center of the Bluegrass will present the following workshops at 330 East Main Street, Commerce Lexington Building, first floor conference room: Buying a Franchise - Is It for You?, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, $20; Business Plan Basics, 3-5 p.m. April 15, $20; Business Startup: The Basics, 6-8 p.m. April 16, $20; The Small Business Roundtable Forum, 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 21, $20. Information/registration: (859) 257-7666.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo