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Classes & workshops

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers workshops in many computer basic, intermediate and advanced subjects at its Resource Center, 160 Moore Dr., Suite 107, Lexington. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Information: (859) 373-1000 or

■ Database, Sept. 26, 7 p.m.

■ Digital Photography, Sept. 27, 7 p.m.

■ Photo Coffee Talk, Sept. 29, 9 a.m.

■ Dr Fixit, Oct. 1, 10 a.m.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers classes at its Resource Center at 160 Moore Dr., Lexington. Classes meet for one two-hour session each week for 6 weeks. Information: To enroll: call (859) 373-1000 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

■ Microsoft Excel, Sept. 26.

■ Macintosh iPad, Sept. 30.

■ Macintosh OS X Lion, Oct. 1.

■ Aperture for Macintosh, Oct. 12.

Outlook 2007 Advanced. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 29. Your Center of Learning, Center for Rural Development, 2292 South U.S. 27, Somerset. $149. For information or to pre-register, contact Robyn Phillips at (606) 677-6000 or

Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers the following continuing education training at the Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington. To register, call (859) 246-6666 or go to for additional information.

■ Plumbing Codes Review, 6-9 p.m. Mon. and Thu., Sept. 19-Oct. 27.

■ Basic Welding, 5:30-8 p.m. Mon., Sept. 26-Nov. 28.

QuickBooks: Lessons 1-4. 9 a.m.-noon. Sept. 30. Offered by Bluegrass Small Business Development Center. Sullivan University, 2355 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington. $20. Register at or call (859) 257-7666

Kentucky Commercial Real Estate and Land Use Conference. 6 p.m. Oct. 6-7. Louisville Marriott Downtown, 280 E. Jefferson St., Louisville. $100; includes up to six hours of continuing education credit, opening cocktail reception, course materials and meals. Registration: Information: Lori Hudson, (502) 515-2246 or; Anne Ray,

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


Breakfast Club presented by TravelHost of the Bluegrass. Topic: The Bleeding Edge of Marketing in 2011. 8-9:30 a.m. Sept. 27. Fairfield Inn & Suites Lexington North, 2100 Hackney Pl., Lexington. $25; for members only. (859) 233-3304.

Healthcare Spotlight Series: Pressing Issues on Rural Health. Speaker: Alan Morgan, CEO of National Rural Health Association. 9:30 a.m. Oct. 5. UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Pavilion A Auditorium, 1000 S. Limestone, Lexington. $35 members: $45 non-members, $10 students. Registration: or (502) 625-0179.

Women Republicans of Central Kentucky, The Republican Women's Forum and Fayette County Republican Women's Club candidate forum. 5-8 p.m. Oct. 12. Barrel House, 903 Manchester St., Suite 150, Lexington. $10. Reservations: (859) 608-5069 or


GFWC/KFWC Lexington Woman's Club board meeting. 9 a.m. Sept. 26, Clothing Center, 700 Bullock Pl., Lexington.

Professional Women's Forum. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 5. Red Mile Clubhouse, 1200 Red Mile Rd., Lexington. Cynthia Ellingsen of Lexington, author of The Whole Package, will speak. RSVP to by Sept. 30.

Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets 6:30-7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Dr., Lexington. (859) 321-7547.

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.

Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec building, 150 E. High St., Lexington. Information: Sid, (859) 846-4667.

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

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

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

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

Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike, Lexington. Members and guests only. $8 for lunch. Information: (859) 389-8100.

National Marine Corps Business Network meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at Pazzo's, 385 S. Limestone, Lexington. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or

The Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington. Information: or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.

Bluegrass Real Estate Investment Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Courtyard by Marriott, 1951 Pleasant Ridge, Lexington. Information, (859) 492-7627 or

Altrusa International, Inc. of Lexington meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway, Lexington. Information: Patricia Wilson, (859) 245-8358.

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