Classes & workshops
Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops and classes at 160 Moore Drive, No. 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or visit Ckcs.org.
■ Photo Coffee Clicks, 9 a.m. March 21.
■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. March 21.
■ Faststone Digital Imaging Workshop, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 23, $30.
■ Restoring Old Photographs and Slides, 2-4 p.m. March 24, $25.
■ Database Monday, 7 p.m. March 25.
■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. March 26.
■ Get the Most Out of Your iPhone, 6-9 p.m. March 27, $30.
■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. March 28.
Kentucky-Bluegrass Small Business Development Center will offer the following classes. Call (859) 257-7666 or visit Ksbdc.org to register.
■ Social Media Changes and Your Business, 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 19, Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street. Free.
■ Business Plans, The Small Business GPS, 3-5 p.m. March 21, Scott County Library, 104 South Bradford Lane, Georgetown. Free.
■ Get Online with Google, 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 27, Commerce Lexington. Free.
The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government will offer the following free classes for minority- and women-owned businesses that want to do business with the government. Classes are held at the Government Center, 200 East Main Street, Training Room B109. Register online at Lexingtonky.gov/MWBE. For more information, contact Marilyn Clark at (859) 258-3323.
■ SBA Programs, Loans, Bonding and Certification Programs, 4-6 p.m. March 18.
■ How to Do Business with LFUCG, UK and FCPS, 4-6 pm. March 25.
■ KY MWBE Certification, 9-11 a.m. March 27.
■ MBE Certification, 9-11 a.m. March 28.Meetings
The National Association of Women Business Owners will meet at 11:30 a.m. March 19 at Sal's in the Lansdowne Shoppes on Tates Creek Road. Speaker: Cynthia Bonn, owner of Equus Run Winery. Topic: From soil to self, the rebirth of Kentucky's wine industry. Cost: $20 for members, $24 for nonmembers. To register, visit Lexnawbo.org.
Frankfort/Bluegrass ARMA Chapter meeting is 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. March 20 at Bronte Bistro in Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Lexington Green. Speaker: Margaret Levy with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs. Topic: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Lunch is provided. Cost for members is $17, nonmembers $20, and first-time attendees $15. Reservations required to Roger Hamperian at (859) 425-2071 or email@example.com.
The Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. March 26 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Acing the interview. Info: (859) 257-8905 or visit Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
Bluegrass Alliance for Women's Legacy Award Luncheon will be noon-1:30 p.m. March 19 at the Clarion Hotel on Newtown Road. Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes will be the speaker and Renee Shaw of KET the mistress of ceremonies. More information can be found at Bluegrassallianceforwomen.com.
The Get Published Expo at the Paramount Arts Center in Ashland from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 30 will feature an author exhibit area, a writing contest and workshops, some of which will be taught by playwright Laura Marks. Marks, from Lexington, is the author of several plays and just closed her first off-Broadway production, Bethany, which featured America Ferrara of Ugly Betty. Cost: $75 per session or $125 for a full-day pass. For complete conference details, visit Getpublishedexpo.com.
COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo