Kentucky datebook

Classes and workshops

The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will hold the following classes. Information: (859) 257-7666.

■ Business Plan Basics. 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 22. Scott County Public Library, 104 S. Bradford Lane, Georgetown. $25.

■ Business Plan Basics. 6-8 p.m. March 23. Commerce Lexington, 330 E. Main St. $25.

Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will offer the following classes at its Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way. Information: (859) 246-6666.

■ Building Inspection: Building Code Fundamentals. 6:30-9 p.m. Tue. and Thu., March 30-April 13. $150-$175.

■ Basic Welding, 5:30-8 p.m. Wed. through April 21. $455.

■ Child Care: Promoting Infant/Toddler Socio-Emotional Skills. 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 5.

■ Child Care: Those Who Can't or Won't, Shouldn't (Director Series). Noon-2 p.m. April 8.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) at 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107. Information: (859) 373-1000.

■ Investments. 10 a.m. March 20.

■ Database FoxPro. March 22.

■ Digital Photography. March 23.

■ Unix/Linux. March 25.

■ Computer Clinic. 10 a.m. March 27.

■ Dr. Fix It. 10 a.m. April 3.

The Morehead State University/Ashland Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops at the Jesse Stuart Foundation, 1645 Winchester Ave., Ashland, in the first-floor conference room. Free. Registration is required. Information: (606) 329-8011.

■ How to Start a Certified Home Day Care. 1-4 p.m. March 24. Instructor: Nellie Jordan, Northeast Child Care Resource & Referral. Registration deadline: March 22.

SCORE-Lexington will present a workshop on How to develop a business plan for new and existing businesses. 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 29, Awesome Inc., 348 E. Main St. $25 with preregistration at by March 26, or $35 at the door. Limited seating. Information: (859) 231-9902.


BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Rd., Lexington. Lunch is included. Information: Jennifer Hendren, (859) 509-0187.

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

Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets from 6:30-7 a.m. Tuesdays at the E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Dr. Information:

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

The Lexington Venture Club will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24 at the Hyatt Regency, 401 W. High St. Speaker: Ben Askren of Lexmark International. $30; includes lunch. Reservations required. Information: or (859) 225-5005.

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

Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd.


Strategic Business Network, LLC, will hold a Lexington Business Exchange from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 23 at Carrabbas Grill, 1881 Plaudit Pl. $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Cost includes lunch, networking and attendee list. Open to all professions and industries. Register at

National College is hosting a Spring Career Fair from 10 a.m. to noon and 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 25 at its Pikeville campus, 50 National College Blvd., Pikeville. Approximately 20 businesses are expected to attend. Bring a resumé and dress for success. Information: (606) 478-7200 or