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. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Information: (859) 373-1000 or at ckcs.org.
■ Genealogy, 7 p.m. Oct. 18.
■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Oct. 20.
■ Lexington Dot Net Users Group, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 20.
■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. Oct. 20.
■ Computer Clinic, 10 a.m. Oct. 22.
■ Database, 7 p.m. Oct. 24.
■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Oct. 25.
■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m., Oct. 27.
■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. Oct. 27.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers classes at its Resource Center at 160 Moore Drive, Lexington. Classes meet for one 2-hour session a week for 6 weeks, providing hands-on instruction with a limit of 8 students per class. Information: www.ckcs.org. To enroll, call (859) 373-1000 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.
■ Aperture for Macintosh, Oct. 19
Community Ventures Corp., 1450 N. Broadway, offers the following classes. To register, call (859) 231-0054 or go to CVCky.org
■ Financial Fitness. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 22. Free.
■ Business Planning and Feasibility Workshop. 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22 (must attend all 4 sessions). $25.
SCORE presents the workshop series Simple Steps to Starting Your Own Business. The first session "Start-up Basics: Are you an Entrepreneur" is free and will be presented at Lexington Public Library branches: Eagle Creek, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 24; Beaumont, 5:45-8:45 p.m. Oct. 26; Main Branch, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 29. Follow-up sessions will be at the SCORE office on first four Tuesday nights in November. Cost: $120. SCORE mentors will be available to help. Register at score-lexington.org, email email@example.com or call (859) 231-9902.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & 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 www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions for additional information.
■ Master Electrician's Update Training, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 17, 19.
Bluegrass Small Business Development Center Training Events. Go to www.ksbdc.org to register or call (859) 257-7666.
■ Business Plans: The Small Business GPS 2-4 p.m. Oct. 20. Scott County Library, 104 S. Bradford Ln., Georgetown, Fee: $20.
■ Business Ownership Options. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Commerce Lexington, 330 E. Main St., Lexington. $20.
■ Quick Books Lesson 1-4. 9 a.m.-noon. Oct. 28. Sullivan University, 2355 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington. $20.
Second annual TEDxLex. Leading technologists, innovators and musicians come together to share their vision of creativity and ideology. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 21, Kentucky Theatre, 214 E. Main St., Lexington. Information and tickets: Tedxlex.com.
Weichert Realtors - Bluegrass Living presents 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.
Social, Mobile, Local: Technology for Small Business Success. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 25. Hyatt Regency Lexington, 401 W. High St. $69; includes lunch. Registration: somololex.eventbrite.com.
Video Marketing Online for Business Impact, presented by Building Entrepreneurs with Elite Marketing. 7-8:15 p.m. Oct. 17, 24 and 31. Central Kentucky Career Center, 1055 Industry Rd. $25 per session. Registration: firstname.lastname@example.org. (859) 433-6784.
The Dynamics User Group, presented by TrinSoft. 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 27. Malone's Banquets, 3373 Tates Creek Rd. Free. Registration: clicktoattend.com, using event ID 156675. Information: Tara Cox, (859) 252-6225, Ext. 232.
Bluegrass Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction. Oct. 20 5 p.m. networking. 5:30 p.m. dinner, 6 p.m. Speaker: Kathy Coffey, first aid on the job site. Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington. Reservations: Brandy Veillion, email@example.com.
American Association of University Women-Bluegrass Central Branch. 5:30 p.m. Oct. 20. Assistant Woodford County Attorney Phyllis Mattingly will teach how to conduct meetings more efficiently by implementing parliamentary procedure. Bring a bagged dinner; AAUW will provide desserts and drinks. Midway Library, 400 Northside Dr. Information: Nancy Dicken, (859) 879-0955.
Frankfort-Bluegrass ARMA Chapter. 11:30-1 p.m. Oct. 20. Topic: "Privacy Investigations," presented by Catherine Masoud, compliance analyst for UK HealthCare. Brontë Bistro, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, The Mall at Lexington Green. Lunch free for first-time attendees, $17 for members. Reservations: Roger Hamperian, firstname.lastname@example.org. (859) 425-2071.
Women Leading Kentucky Fall Roundtable luncheon series: "Starting Small, Growing Big Companies." Oct. 20. Noon-1:30 p.m. networking 11:30 a.m. Speaker: Evan Morris, partner, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt. Sal's Chophouse, 3373 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington. $35. Pre-registration required at www.womenleadingky.com, or mail check to Women Leading Kentucky, P.O. Box 961, Lexington, Ky. 40588.
GFWC/KFWC Lexington Woman's Club Board. 9 a.m. Oct. 24. Clothing Center, 700 Bullock Pl., Lexington.
Professional Women's Forum networking meeting. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 2. The Red Mile Clubhouse, 1200 Red Mile Rd. $16 members, $20 guests. Reservations: email@example.com by 5 p.m. Oct. 28.
BNI Opportunity Knocks Chapter. 7-8:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Kentucky Blood Center, 3121 Beaumont Centre Cir. Visitors welcome. Information: (859) 351-8268.
Sunrise Toastmasters Club. 6:30-7:30 a.m. Tuesdays. E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Dr. Information: www.kysunrisetoastmasters.org. (859) 321-7547.
BNI-Better Networkers. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays. Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Rd., Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.
Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club. Noon Thursdays. Calvary Baptist Church, Rec building, 150 E. High St. Information: Sid, (859) 846-4667.
Lexington Kiwanis Club. 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway. Information: (859) 277-2058.
Gardenside Kiwanis Club. 9 a.m. Wednesdays. Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Rd. Information: (859) 223-7884.
Lexington Lions Club. 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Information: (859) 266-6969.
Bluegrass Kiwanis Club. 11:30 a.m. Thursdays. Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway.
Lexington Rotary Club. Noon Thursdays. Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. Members and guests only. $8 for lunch. Information: (859) 389-8100.
National Marine Corps Business Network. 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month. Pazzo's, 385 S. Limestone. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or www.NMCBN.com.
The Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women. 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month. Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike. Information: BGAIW.org or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.
Bluegrass Real Estate Investment Group. 7-9 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month. Courtyard by Marriott, 1951 Pleasant Ridge. Information, (859) 492-7627 or www.lexreia.org.
Altrusa International Inc. of Lexington. 6 p.m. the 3rd Thursday of each month. Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway. Information: Patricia Wilson, (859) 245-8358.
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