Kentucky Datebook: Jan. 24

Classes & workshops

The Bluegrass Small Business Development Center will offer the following training events. For more information, call (859) 277-7666.

■ Creating Digital Content, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 27, Scott County Library, 104 South Bradford Lane, Georgetown, $20.

■ Introduction to QuickBooks, 9 a.m.-noon, Jan. 28, 2355 Harrodsburg Road, Room 139, $20.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops are at 7 p.m. and are for members, but the public is invited. Information: (859) 373-1000 or

■ Database FoxPro, today.

■ Digital Photography, Tuesday.

■ CADD, Thursday.

■ Unix/Linux, Thursday.

Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will offer Welding Certification Preparation, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays Feb. 2-April 6 at the Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way. To register, call (859) 246-6666 or visit for more information.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society/SeniorNet offers the following classes. Classes begin this week and are six two-hour sessions over six weeks. Creative Graphics, Beyond Basics, Excel, Beginning Digital Imaging, Digital Imaging Independent Work, DVD Movie Maker, Audio/Video Workshop, Advanced Photoshop Elements, Photo Principles for Point and Shooters, Hidden Secrets of Safari and Firefox. Registration: (859) 373-1000 or


The Central Kentucky Inventors Council, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Speaker: Bill Cloyd, founder of Newton's Attic. Free. Information: or (859) 201-1311.

The following meetings have been scheduled for agencies within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet:

■ Kentucky Environmental Education Council Board Meeting, 11 a.m. Jan. 26, Berry Mansion, 700 Louisville Road, Frankfort, Elizabeth Schmitz, 1-800-882-5271.

■ KET Authority & Foundation Board Meetings, 9:30 a.m. Jan. 28, KET Network Center, 600 Cooper Drive, Pam Hungate, (859) 258-7000.

Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter Lunch Meeting. Topic: WEG Spotlight Lexington Entertainment Project. 11:30 a.m. Jan. 27. DeSha's Restaurant, 101 N. Broadway. Lexington. or for more information.

Professional Women's Forum meeting. 11:30-1 p.m. Feb. 2, at The Red Mile clubhouse. The program will be a networking event. RSVP to

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, 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 Road, Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.

The Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec Building, 150 East High Street. 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

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: (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

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