The next American Academy of Professional Coders Professional Medical Coders Curriculum program for certification as a medical coder will begin Wednesday at the Keeneland Health Education Center at St. Joseph Healthcare. Classes will be held 3-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays for 15 weeks followed by the certification examination. Information/registration: Soterion Medical Services, (859) 233-3900.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. March 3 at Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Speaker: Jeanine Duncliffe, international trade specialist with the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development. Free. Information: www.ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
The Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Information: Paul Bimschleger, (859) 272-1467.
The Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Hilton Suites of Lexington Green, 245 Lexington Green Circle. Information, Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.
The Lexington Lions Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 East Short Street. Information: Sue Alexander: (859) 266-6969.
A Making Sense of Retirement seminar will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 1060 Chinoe Road, Suite 136. Free. Reservations: (859) 269-4800.
Commerce Lexington's Business Link will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday at ABDick-KopyKat, 1500 Bull Lea Road. Cost: $5 for members; $10 non-members.
Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops begin at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Database FoxPro, today; Digital Photography, Tuesday; Unix/Linux, Thursday; Computer Clinic, 10 a.m. Saturday; Microsoft Word, March 3; Open Source, March 4; Dr. Fix-It, March 7. Information/registration: (859) 373-1000 or visit www.ckcs.org.
The Small Business Development Center of the Bluegrass is offering the following workshops at 330 East Main Street, Commerce Lexington Building, first-floor conference room: Business Startup: The Basics, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, $20; Record Keeping & Accounting, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Friday, $20. Information: (859) 257-7666.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo