Classes and workshops
The Bluegrass Small Business Development Center will offer the following training events at Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street. Information/registration: (859) 257-7666 or www.ksbdc.org.
■ Writing and Using Media Releases, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 26, $20.
■ FAQs of Starting a Business, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 28, free.
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The Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107. Workshops are at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Information: (859) 373-1000 or www.ckcs.org.
■ Access, Oct. 21.
■ Computer Clinic, 10 a.m., Oct. 23.
■ Database FoxPro, Oct. 25.
■ Digital Photography, Oct. 26.
■ UnixLinux, Oct. 28.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will be offering the following continuing education training at the Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington. To register, call (859) 246-6666 or visit our Web site at www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/workforce for additional information.
■ Electrical: Master's Update Training, 5:30-8:30 p.m. October 18 and 20.
■ HVAC: Troubleshooting and Service of Commercial Equipment 100 Tons and Under, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. October 23.
National Association of Women Business Owners will meet at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 19 at Sal's Chophouse in the Lansdowne Shoppes. Cost: $18 members, $22 guests. To register, visit Lexnewbo.org.
The Lexington Advertising Club luncheon will be 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Hyatt Regency. Topic: Is Print Dead? The Future of Advertising with Print Media. Cost: Members, $25; non-members, $40; students, $20. Reservations by Oct. 18.
Lexington Business Exchange will be Oct. 21 at Carrabba's Grill, 1881 Plaudit Place. Cost: $30 in advance; $35 at the door, includes lunch. Register at NetworkKY.com.
The Laureate Epsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 1 p.m. Oct. 21 at the home of Linda Measle, 361 Albany Road. Information: Dorothy, (859) 263-2059.
The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet at 11:30 am. Oct. 28 at Desha's Restaurant, 101 North Broadway. Topic: Communication Planning for Project Management. Presenter: Michael Galbraith, Lochner. Information: Pmibluegrass.org
The Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women will meet at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Marriott Griffin Gate, Newtown Pike. Information, bgaiw.org or contact Linda Shearer at (859) 977-3776.
BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Road, Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.
The Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets Thursdays at noon at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec Building, 150 East High Street. Information: Sid, (859) 846-4667.
Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. Information: (859) 277-2058.
National Marine Corps Business Network meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at Pazzo's, 385 S. Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or www.NMCBN.com.
Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets from 6:30-7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Dr. Information: www.kysunrisetoastmasters.org. (859) 321-7547.
Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Rd. Information: (859) 223-7884.
Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Information:(859) 266-6969.
Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd.
Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. Members and guests only. Free admission. $8 for lunch. No registration required. Information: (859) 389-8100.
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.
Animal Planet's Jeff Corwin will be the keynote speaker at Sustainable Health Care in Kentucky: The Case for Going Green and How to Get There from 8:30 a.m.-4:25 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Galt House in Louisville. Cost: $69 before Oct. 14; $79 after. Registration: www.kyha.com/home/allied-societies.
Women Leading Kentucky will hold its second roundtable networking luncheon on Oct. 20 in the banquet facilities above Sal's Chophouse in the Lansdowne Shoppes. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. The event will feature Elisa Bruce, Meredith Lane, Valorie Smith and Saraya Brewer. Topic: Community involvement and the impact of young people in the Bluegrass. Cost:$35. Registration: Womenleadingky.com.
The Bluegrass Division of Toastmasters will present astronaut Dr. Story Musgrave and the 2005 World Champion of Public Speaking Lance Miller at an open house from 5-10 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Cost: $20-$55. Information: Tmblastoff.eventbrite.com or BluegrassDivisionToastmasters.org or call (859) 266-2644.
The Von Allmen School of Accountancy at the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics will present H.I.P (Honesty, Integrity, and Professionalism in Accountancy) Oct. 28-29 on UK's campus. The conference is open to all junior, senior, graduate and MBA students. Free, but registration is required. Call Carrie Hays at (859) 257-1251.
COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo