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Classes & workshops

Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will offer the following continuing education training at the Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way. Electrical: Code and Safety Update for Master Electricians, 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 20 and 22. Information: (859) 246-6666 or visit

The Central Kentucky Computer Society presents the following workshops at 160 Moore Dr., Ste. 107. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Genealogy, 7 p.m. June 21, Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. June 23, Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. June 23. Information: (859) 373-1000 or visit

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government's Minority Business Enterprise Program offers the following free classes in the basement of the LFUCG Government Center, 200 East Main Street: SBA Certification Programs, 4-6 p.m. June 20; Kentucky MBE and WBE Certification Program, 9-11 a.m. June 24; National Women Business Owners Corp. WBE Certification, 4-6 p.m June 27. For a complete schedule of classes, visit or call (859) 258-3320.

Your Center of Learning, Center for Rural Development in Somerset, located at 2292 South U.S. 27, will offer How to Develop Presentation Skills 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 24. Info: (606) 677-6000.

Author Laura Emberton Owens will share her strategy for effective leadership from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23 at a free seminar at The Center for Rural Development. Register: Patti Simpson, (606) 677-6110.


■ The Lexington Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners presents Removing the Blinders: Valuing Your Vision When the Stakes Are High at 11:30 a.m. June 21 at Sal's Chophouse, Tates Creek Road. $18 members, $22 guests. Register by June 17 at

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.


Weichert Realtors — Bluegrass Living will present a series of free real estate seminars for new and seasoned Realtors each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at 2962 Richmond Road, Suite 220. Register: (859) 543-8253.

COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo