Classes and workshops
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will hold the following classes. Information: (859) 257-7666. www.ksbdc.org.
■ Business Start-Up: The Basics. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 22. Scott County Library, 104 S. Bradford Lane, Georgetown. $25.
■ Business Start-Up: The Basics. 6-8 p.m. Feb. 23. Commerce Lexington Building. $25.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass will offer the following classes. Information: (859) 246-6666. www.bluegrasskctcs.edu/workforce.
■ Basic Welding, 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 24-April 21. $395.
■ Advanced Geographic Information Systems. 5:30-8 p.m. Feb. 23-24, $300.
■ The Nuts & Bolts of Grant Writing. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, March 2-23. $120.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 7 p.m. at 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107. Information: (859) 373-1000. www.ckcs.org.
■ FoxPro. Feb. 22
■ Digital Photography. Feb. 23
■ Unix/Linux. Feb. 25
■ Computer Clinic. Feb. 27
■ Microsoft Word, March 2
■ Open Source, March 3
■ Dr. Fix-It, March 6
How to Develop a Business Plan. Workshop for new and existing businesses presented by SCORE-Lexington. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 22. Awesome Inc., 348 E. Main St. $25. Information: (859) 231-9902.
UC Berkeley Center for New Media instructor Greg Niemeyer will teach a Collective Intelligence/Augmented Reality Game Design workshop. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 26, Awesome Inc., 348 E. Main St. $95. Information: (859) 233-3502, Ext. 221 or www.ideafestival.com. Space limited; early registration encouraged.
BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Road, Lexington. Lunch is included. Information: Jennifer Hendren, (859) 509-0187.
Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. Information: Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.
National Marine Corps Business Network meets at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Pazzo's, 385 South Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or www.NMCBN.com.
Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Rd. Information: Ken Fister: (859) 223-7884.
Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Information: Sue Alexander: (859) 266-6969.
Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd.
International Altrusa of Lexington meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. Information: Rebecca Mercier, (859) 224-4981 or www.altrusalexky.com.
Bluegrass Compensation Association quarterly meeting. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 24. Link-Belt, 2651 Palumbo Dr. Speaker: Joe DiMisa. Topic: 2010 Compensation Trends. Register by Feb. 22 at www.kyshrm.org/calendar.cfm. Free for members, $20 for guests. Information: Kate Harnett, email@example.com.
The PMI Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter will meet at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25 for networking at DeSha's, 101 N. Broadway. Program will begin at noon. Topic: "Microsoft Project Server 2," presented by Glenn Thomas. Information: www.pmibluegrass.org.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council: Prototyping Your Invention. Speaker: Roger Oberholzer. March 2. Networking at 6:30 p.m.; meeting begins at 7. Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Dr. Free. Information: (859) 201-1311. www.ckic.org.
Professional Women's Forum meeting. Speaker: Col. Renee Finnegan. Topic: Women in the military. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. March 3. The Red Mile, 1200 Red Mile Rd. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edward Jones financial advisor Grover Mollineaux will host Roth IRAs: Retirement Can Be Less Taxing. 7 p.m. Feb. 23. 1060 Chinoe Road, Suite 136. Free. Reservations/information: (859) 269-4800. www.edwardjones.com.
It's About Time ... NOT!, A Lesson in Priority Management. 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 23 at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, The Mall at Lexington Green. Presenter: Tommy Lanham, author of GOALS: Godly Objectives Assuring Lasting Significance. $77; $85 at the door. Register at www.SpeakerStudioEvents.com.
Contract management specialist John Turney will conduct a seminar on Contract Risk Management. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 24. Hilton Suites Lexington Green, 245 Lexington Green Cir. $345-$395. Information: 505-856-0399. www.corporatvantage.com.
Steve Ickes of Sandler Training will host a seminar called The Buyer/Seller Dance: If You Don't Lead, You Lose. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 24. Commerce Lexington Inc., 330 E. Main St. Free. RSVP to email@example.com.
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce will host the Kentucky Worksite Wellness Conference. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 25. Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pk. $299 for chamber members, $399 for others. Special hotel rates available. Information: (502) 695-4700, Ext. 8727. www.kychamber.com.
Workplace Flexibility: Best Practices seminar. 2:30-4:30 p.m. Feb. 25. University of Kentucky Boone Faculty Center, 510 Rose St. Free. Information and registration: www.iwin.uky.edu or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fayette County Public Schools Job Fair. 9-11 a.m. Feb. 27. Tates Creek High School, 1111 Centre Pkwy. 8:15 a.m. Applicants encouraged to bring résumés. Event will include breakout sessions on district highlights and a reception with managers. Information: (859) 381-4740.
Compiled by HEATHER CHAPMAN