Classes & workshops
The Central Kentucky Computer Society will present the following workshops at 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Information: (859) 373-1000 or Ckcs.org.
■ Word Processing, 1:30 & 7 p.m. Aug. 2
■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Aug. 4
Your Center of Learning, Center for Rural Development in Somerset, 2292 South U.S. 27, will offer the following classes from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the center. The cost of each course is $149. Information: (606) 677-6000 or email email@example.com.
■ Photoshop 2007 Basic, Aug. 2.
■ PowerPoint 2007 Basic, Aug. 4.
■ Photoshop Advance, Aug. 10.
■ Better Business Writing, Aug. 18.
■ Excel 2010 Basic, Aug. 23.
■ PowerPoint 2007 Advance, Aug. 25.
■ Excel 2010 Intermediate, Aug. 31.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Dr. Doors open for networking at 6:30 p.m. Hosted by Don West. Membership: $40. Information: www.ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will offer the following continuing education training. To register or for more information, call (859) 246-6666 or go to www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions.
■ Plumbing: 2011 Codes & Regulations Update/OSHA Standards for Industry, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 13. Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington.
■ Electrical: Code & Safety Update for Master Electricians, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 27. Danville Campus, 59 Corporate Dr., Danville.
FastTrac GrowthVenture. 9 a.m.-noon. Sept. 15-Nov. 17. 10-weekly 3-hour sessions on Thursdays. TKT & Associates Inc. 333 W. Vine St., Suite 300. Lexington. $995, $795 with member/certified business discount. www.tktandassociates.com/fasttrac.
Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets 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.
BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Rd., Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.
Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec Building, 150 E. High St. Information: Sid, (859) 846-4667.
Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway. Information: (859) 277-2058.
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 S. Broadway.
Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. Members and guests only. $8 for lunch. Information: (859) 389-8100.
Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike. Information: BGAIW.org or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.
Bluegrass Real Estate Investment Group meets 7 to 9 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Courtyard by Marriott, 1951 Pleasant Ridge Dr. Information, (859) 492-7627 or www.lexreia.org.
Hats Off to Kentucky's Horse Industry Day. 4 p.m. Aug. 6, Kentucky Horse Park, 4089 Ironworks Pkwy. Information: www.hatsoffky.com.
Commerce Lexington Golf Classic. 11:30 a.m. Aug. 15. Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike. $175 per person, $700 foursome. www.commercelexington.com
Public Policy Luncheon presented by Kentucky American Water. Noon-1:30 p.m. Aug. 17. Hyatt Regency Lexington, 401 W. High St. $35 members; $45 potential members.
World Trade Day. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sept. 26. Keynote speech and awards luncheon: noon-1:30 p.m. Speaker: Robert Powell, senior economist, Economist Intelligence Unit. Louisville Marriott Downtown, 280 W. Jefferson St., Louisville. $50 WTC members, $70 others. Tables of eight: $360 WTC members, $520 others. Exhibit space available: $250 WTC members, $300 others. Information and registration: Darren Srebnick (502) 574-1514 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
■ Weichert Realtors - Bluegrass Living will present a series of free real estate seminars for new and seasoned Realtors each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at 2962 Richmond Road, Suite 220. Registration: (859) 543-8253.
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