Central Kentucky Computer Society's Tech Night will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at Kentucky Educational Television's conference room, 600 Cooper Drive. Topic: Jerry's Guide to Better Word Processing and Tips 2009. Each family/group who attends will get a free disk. Information: (859) 373-1000.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College is offering Electrical Master's Update training 5:30-8:30 pm. Oct. 19-20. Cost: $65. Registration: (859) 246-6666.
The National Association of Women in Construction, Bluegrass chapter will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Marriott Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike. Speaker: Gwen Hart, director of events at the Marriott. Reservations by Tuesday. Free to first-time guests; after that $20 for dinner. Information: Susan Cox at www.bgnawic.org.
The next Good Morning Bluegrass will be 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday and will provide a discussion on downtown projects. Tom Martin will be the moderator. The meeting will be at the newly named Hilton Lexington Downtown (formerly Radisson Plaza), 369 West Vine Street.
The Kentucky Conservation Committee will hold its annual meeting from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Green Building, 732 East Market Street, Louisville. The focus of the meeting will be to identify legislative needs in land conservation and sustainable energy. Cost: $20 for KCC members; $30 for non-members. Registration/information: www.kyconservation.org.
The Kentucky Chapter of SMPS will meet from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Kentucky Engineering Center, 160 Democrat Drive, Frankfort. Topic: 360-degree Marketing for a 24/7 World. Cost: $75 members; $150 non-members. Speakers: Nancy Wiser and Mary Hemlepp of Wiser, Hemlepp & Associates. Registration: www.smpskentucky.org.
Frankfort-Bluegrass Chapter of ARMA (Record and Information Management) International will meet at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 22 at Bronte Bistro at Joseph-Beth Booksellers. Speaker: Lynn Crothers from UK. Topic: Identity Theft with Medical Records. Lunch included. No charge for first-time attendees. Cost: $17 members; $20 non-members. Payable at the door. Reservations: Roger Hamperian, (859) 425-2071.
The Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Road. Information: Ken Fister, (859) 223-7884.
The National Marine Corps Business Network, NMCBN, the business network exclusive to Marines, has opened a new Lexington chapter. The group meets at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Pazzo's on South Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or go to www.NMCBN.com.
The American Association of Individual Investors, Louisville Chapter, meets at 6 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at Standard Country Club. Information: Kathleen, (502) 722-9596
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 the Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington-The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Road. Information, Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.
The Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 East Short Street. Information: Sue Alexander: (859) 266-6969.
Inventors Conference 09: A Climate of Opportunity will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Lexington Public Library, Main Street. Free. Featured speaker: Louis J. Foreman, publisher of Inventors Digest magazine. Information: Don Skaggs, (859) 201-1311 or go to www.ckic.org/contactus.html.
The Center for Professional Development and Continuing Education is presenting the Second Discharge Planning Conference on Continuum of Care: Knowledge, Resources and Networking, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Hilton Lexington Downtown. Registration: (859) 373-8930 or go to www.centerforprofessionaldevelopmentky.com.
50+ Works! Orientation on Re-careering and Returning to Work After Retirement will be noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 19 at Bluegrass Community & Technical College, 164 Opportunity Way, Leestown Campus, North Building, Room N-110. Registration: 1-877-926-8300.
ITT Technical Institute will present its Fall Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Lexington Campus, 2473 Fortune Drive. Registration, exhibit space and lunch are free to employers interested in recruiting students and alumni from ITT Tech. Registration: Anthony Roberts, (859) 246-3333 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops begin at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Tech Night, "Jerry's Guide to Better Word Processing," Monday; LexMug, Wednesday; Mac, Thursday; Investments, Saturday; Unix/Linux, Oct. 22; Computer Clinic, Oct. 31.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Membership: $40. Information: www.ckic.org or (859) 201-1311 Information/registration: (859) 373-1000 or go to www.ckcs.org.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo