Classes and workshops
The Bluegrass Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops. Information: (859) 257-7666 or Ksbdc.org.
■ Business Start-Up Basics, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 13, Danville-Boyle Chamber of Commerce, 304 S. Fourth St. $20.
■ Securing Your Online Business and Network, 1-3 p.m. Sept. 15, Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main St. Free.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops at 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107. Workshops are at 7 p.m. Information: (859) 373-1000 or Ckcs.org.
■ Tech Night, Demo of Apple iPads, Sept. 13
■ Windows 7, Sept. 14
■ Access, Sept. 16
■ Unix/Linux, Sept. 23
The National Women Business Owners Corp. will hold certification classes from 4-6 p.m. Sept. 20 for women-owned businesses that want to work with the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government or other public and private entities. Classes will be held in room B109 in the basement of the Government Center, 200 E. Main St. Information: Marilyn Clark, (859) 258-3323.
Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter dinner meeting, Best Practices in Driving Organizational Change, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Embassy Suites Hotel's Bourbon Room, 1801 Newtown Pike. Presenter: W. Charles Slaven. Information: Pmibluegrass.org.
Financial Executives International monthly reception and dinner program, 5:45 p.m. Sept. 14 at Sal's Chophouse. Speaker: Eric Frankl. Information: Tom Rogers, (859) 986-4584, Ext. 1001.
Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter Meeting, Frankfort, 11:30 a.m. Sept. 14 at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room, Frankfort. Topic: Communication Planning for Project Management. Presenter: Michael Galbraith. Information: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org.
Bluegrass SHRM meeting and professional development session, both featuring nationally known expert Ron Adler. The professional development session will be 8-11 a.m. Sept. 14 at Fasig-Tipton Horse Farm, 2400 Newtown Pike. Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. Cost: $20 for BGSHRM members, $35 for non-members. Registration: Bgshrm.org. The chapter meeting, A CEO's Perspective of HR Metrics, will be 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at Fasig-Tipton. This program has been approved for 1 strategic recertification credit hour toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m. Sept. 23 at DeSha's, 101 N. Broadway. Topic: U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence Base Realignment and Closure. Information: Pmibluegrass.org.
The Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Marriott Griffin Gate, Newtown Pike. Information, Bgaiw.org or contact Linda Shearer at (859) 977-3776.
BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Rd., Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.
The Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets Thursdays at noon at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec Building, 150 E. High St. Information: Sid, (859) 846-4667.
Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. Information: (859) 277-2058.
National Marine Corps Business Network meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at Pazzo's, 385 S. Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or NMCBN.com.
Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets 6:30-7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Dr. Information: Kysunrisetoastmasters.org or (859) 321-7547.
Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Rd. Information: (859) 223-7884.
Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Information: (859) 266-6969.
Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd.
Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. Members and guests only. Free admission. $8 for lunch. No registration required. Information: (859) 389-8100.
International Altrusa of Lexington meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 Harrodsburg Rd. Information: Rebecca Mercier, (859) 224-4981 or Altrusalexky.com.
Women Leading Kentucky's Fall Roundtable Networking Luncheon Series, Transforming Myself, My Community and Beyond, begins Sept. 14. The first of three roundtables features Kay Cannon and Janet Holloway at 1:30 p.m. in the banquet facilities above Sal's Chophouse. Cost is $35 per event or $100 for all three. Pre-register at Womenleadingky.com
COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo