National Marine Corps Business Network, NMCBN, the business network exclusive to Marines, has opened a new Lexington chapter. The group meets at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Pazzo's on South Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or visit

American Association of Individual Investors, Louisville Chapter, meets at 6 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at Standard Country Club, 8208 Brownsboro Road, Louisville. Information: Kathleen, (502) 722-9596.

Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Road. Information: Paul Bimschleger, (859) 272-1467.

Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Road. Information: Ken Fister, (859) 223-7884.

Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Road. Information: Mel Boyd, (859) 277-2058.

Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 East Short Street. Information: Sue Alexander, (859) 266-6969.

The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Speakers: Patent attorneys Rebecca Krefft and Jim Frances with Stoll Keenon Ogden, PLLC. Free. Information: (859) 201-1311.


Bluegrass Entrepreneur Summit will be 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 1081 Newtown Pike. Free. Information: George Leamon, (859) 269-8021. Registration:

How to Raise a Money-Smart Child will be at 6 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Edward Jones office located at 185 Pasadena Drive, Suite 120. Free. Reservations: Megan Norris, (859) 278-4880.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo and Heather chapman