Workshops and classes
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center/LFUCG will offer the following workshops at the Lexington Public Library, 140 East Main Street, Conference Room C. To register, call Kristy Coates at (859) 257-7668 or register on-line at Kysbdc.ecenterdirect.com/Conferences.action?CenterID=21 or go to Lexingtonky.gov/MWBE.
■ Web Registration for Government Contracting, Open Lab, 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 10, free.
■ Marketing & Selling to the Government, 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10, free.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events and classes at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.
■ Word Processing, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 3.
■ Computer Mystery Workshop, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 4.
■ Dr. Fixit Workshop, 10 a.m. Feb. 7.
■ Tech Night, 7 p.m. Feb. 9.
■ Windows 7, 8.1, & 10, 7 p.m. Feb. 10.
■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Jan. 29.
■ Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. Feb. 12.
■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. Feb. 19.
IEC of the Bluegrass will present the following six-hour Kentucky and Ohio approved electrician/master electrician Prep Course at the IEC Training Center, 493 Blue Sky Parkway. More information and registration for all classes can be found at Iecbluegrass.org or by telephoning (859) 266-4968.
■ Electrician/Master Electrician PREP Course, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 28, March 7 and 14.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Hosted by Don West and Raj Shah. Membership: $40. Information: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. Feb. 10. at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Successful telephone interview, screening tips and how to choose and prep your professional references. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
National Association of Women Business Owners will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 17 at Sal's Chophouse, Tates Creek Road. Topic: Keeping an eye on our state legislature for your business. Speaker: Amy Wickliffe, McCarthy Strategic Solutions. Cost: $20 members, $24 non-members. RSVP to Lexnawbo.org.
Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 19 at Joseph Beth Bookseller's Bronte Bistro located in Lexington Green. Topic: Breaking down the silos: A 21st century approach to information governance. Presenter: Laurie Fischer, Huron Consulting Group's Information Governance Solution Team.
The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Jefferson Davis Inn, 319 Cedar Street. Topic: Emotional Intelligence for Project Management. Presenter: Glenn Thomas, director of IT Governance at Commonwealth Office of Technology. Cost: $15-$22. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Registration: Pmibluegrass.org.
The 26 Annual Economic Outlook Conference will be Feb. 3 at the Lexington Convention Center. The event is hosted by UK's Gatton College of Business & Economics, Commerce Lexington and The Lane Report. Check-in is at 8 a.m. and the conference is 8:30 a.m.-noon. Topics include: national and local outlook for 2015, state of the U.S. labor market, strengths and weaknesses of Kentucky's economy, Federal Reserve policy actions since 2007. Speakers from Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, U.S. Treasury Dept., UK Gatton College of Business. Cost: $115 per person; $100 each when registering five or more. For more info, go to Gatton.uky.edu/EEC or call 1-800-284-6407.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo