WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org . Workshops:
› Word Processing, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sept. 2.
› Computer Mystery Workshop (Gmail), 1:30 p.m. Sept. 3.
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› Photos & Coffee, 9 a.m. Sept. 4 and 11.
› Dr. Fixit, 10 a.m. Sept. 6.
› Tech Night, 7 p.m. Sept. 8.
› Windows 7, 8.1 & Internet Explorer, 7 p.m. Sept. 9.
› Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. Sept. 11. Class:
› Windows 8.1, begins at 1 p.m. Sept. 8, $60. The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshop. To register, call
(859) 257-7666 or go to Ksbdc.org .
› Social Media Strategy, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, 330 E. Main St., Commerce Lexington, $20. The Central Kentucky Inventors Council’s Inventors Workshop will be at 7 p.m. Sept. 9 at Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Presented by Don West and Raj Shah. Membership: $40. Info: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business is offering a 10-week Certificate in Business Administration Series 1 & 2 beginning Sept. 11 at the UK Boone Center. Classes will be 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday. Cost: $1,020 for each series. $1,800 when signing up for fall and spring series at same time. More info: (859) 257-8747, firstname.lastname@example.org or Gatton.uky. edu/CBA .
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Speaker: Matthew Tarka, MotoMill Industries. Free. Info: Ckic.org or
National Association of Women Business Owners will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 16 at Sal’s, 3373 Tates Creek Rd. Speaker: Eileen O’Brien, family law attorney. Topic: Exploding financial myths and misconceptions Cost: $20 members/$24 guests. Reservations: Lexnawbo.org .
Altrusa International of Lexington will meet at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Rd. Info: Janet Hart at
(859) 258-9708 or Altrusalexky.com .
Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 18 at Joseph Beth Booksellers’ Brontë Bistro, The Mall at Lexington Green. Topic: State laws and regulations for the management of records and information. Presenter: Jim Cundy, state records branch manager, Department of Libraries and Archives. Lunch is $17 for members, $20 non-members. First time attendees receive a $5 discount. Info: Dorothy DeLong, (859) 858-8815 or ddelong@ kentuckyunderground. com .
The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 18 at Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room, 319 Wapping St., Frankfort. Topic: Employing PM as a Critical Decision-Making Process and Tool. Presenter: David Offenkrantz, past president of Washington, D.C., Chapter of PMI, project and program manager for Hewlett-Packard and the 2014-16 PMI Region 5 Mentor. Cost: $12. Info: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org . Registration: Pmibluegrass.org .
A Women Leading Kentucky conference will be 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 4 in the Perkins Building at Eastern Kentucky University. Keynote speaker: former Gov. Martha Layne Collins, who will head a roundtable luncheon at noon. Pre-registration required. The morning forum is free; luncheon is $35. Info or registration: Womenleadingky.com / roundtables-online-registration.
The 2014 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards program will be at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 8 at The Center for Rural Development, Somerset. For reservations, call
(606) 677-6000 or order online at Crdev.us/2014EIEALuncheon. Reservations accepted through Sept. 5.
The third annual Bluegrass Workforce Summit Bridge will be Sept. 5 in Lexington. Speaker: Jerry Bridge, founder and president of LifeWorks Education. The summit offers businesses and organizations in the 17-county Bluegrass region training opportunities covering a wide-range of workplace issues. Cost: $60. To register or for more info, go to Bgwib.com/bo_ws2014. html or call Owen McNeill, (859) 269-8021.
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