The Kentucky Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday. Reservations: www.smpskentucky.org. Speaker: John Nicholson, director of the Kentucky Horse Park.
The Lexington Advertising Club Networking Program and Luncheon will be 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency Downtown. Topic: Work Smart, Not Hard! Cost: $20, members; $35 non-members.
The Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. 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 Cir. Information, Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.
The Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Information: Sue Alexander: (859) 266-6969.
Seminars and other
Making Sense of Retirement will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Edward Jones office at 1060 Chinoe Rd., No. 136. Reservations: Tina, (859) 269-4800.
The University of Kentucky's Institute for Workplace Innovation and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management will present Stew Friedman, author of Total Leadership, Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life from noon-1:30 p.m. June 24. He will discuss how to implement the total leadership approach. Cost: $75. Register by June 23 at www.iwin.uky.edu or call (859) 296-1089, Ext. 221.
A free U.S. Paralympic team-building event, co-sponsored by Benefit Insurance Marketing, the Bluegrass Society of Human Resource Management and The Hartford, will be 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday at Crossroads Christian Church Gymnasium, 4128 Todds Rd. Lunch included. Information/registration: Jeri Tackett, (859) 255-9455.
Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Access, Thursday; Investments, Saturday; Database FoxPro, June 22; Digital Photography, June 23; Unix/Linux, June 25; Computer Clinic, 10 a.m. June 27. Information/registration: (859) 373-1000 or visit www.ckcs.org.
The Reading Room will present a free Dyslexia Workshop from 6-9 p.m. June 23 at Crosswoods Baptist Church. Susan Barton, founder of Bright Solutions for Dyslexia, will speak. Learn the classic warning signs of dyslexia; the latest brain and genetic research; and techniques proven to improve reading, writing and spelling skills. Three hours of continuing education are available. Information/reservations: (859) 219-0127 or visit www.dyslexiaky.com.
The Small Business Development Center of the Bluegrass will present The Small Business Roundtable Forum 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at The Commerce Lexington building, 330 East Main Street, first floor conference room. $20. Information: (859) 257-7666
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo