Upcoming conventions: Week of Sept. 7

These events are scheduled for Lexington; convention site and expected attendance are included:

LBX Co: Sept. 8-12, Hyatt Regency Lexington, 25.

USS Hornet Association, Annual Reunion: Sept. 8-13, Clarion Hotel, 150.

American Association of Equine Practitioners, Fall Focus Meeting: Sept. 8-14, Hilton Lexington/ Downtown, 150.

Pleiku Air Base Vietnam Veterans Association, 2015 Reunion: Sept. 9-14, Hilton Lexington Suites, 80.

National Mining Association, 2015 National Coal Mine Rescue Contest: Sept. 12-19, Hilton Lexington/Downtown and Lexington Center and Rupp Arena, 1,200.

Kentucky Forest Industries Association, Kentucky Wood Expo: Sept. 16-20, Clarion Hotel, 4,000.

Kentucky Ambulance Providers Association, 2015 KY EMS Conference and Expo: Sept. 21-25, Hyatt Regency Lexington and Lexington Center and Rupp Arena, 300.

Kentucky Association for Gifted Education, Fall Conference: Sept. 27-30, Embassy Suites, 125.

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