Classes & workshops
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers workshops in many computer basic, intermediate and advanced subjects at its Resource Center, 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Information: (859) 373-1000 or at ckcs.org.
■ Windows 7, Vista & XP, 7 p.m. Nov. 8.
■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Nov. 10.
■ Macintosh, 7 p.m. Nov. 10.
■ Tech Night, 7 p.m. Nov. 14.
■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Nov. 17.
■ Lexington dotNet User Group, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 17.
■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. Nov. 17.
■ Investments, 10 a.m. Nov. 19.
■ Fixit Fair at Kentucky Trade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 19.
■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Nov. 22.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Presented by Don West. Membership: $40. Information ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
Workforce Solutions of Bluegrass Community & Technical College will offer the following continuing education training at the Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way. Registration: (859) 246-6666 or visit bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions.
■ HVAC: Advanced Troubleshooting of Commercial Equipment, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and 16.
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.
Lexington Employee Benefits Council will meet 11:30 am.-1 p.m. Nov. 9 at Sal's 3373 Tates Creek Road. Topic: Stress and the holidays. Speaker: Todd Arwood. Cost: $25 for non-members. Reservations: Kaye Dickston at email@example.com.
Laureate Epsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 1 pm. Nov. 10 at the Home of Carol Hopper, 1038 Whitehall Place.
Frankfort/Bluegrass ARMA chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 17 at Bronte Bistro inside Joseph-Beth Booksellers. Speaker: Chris Thomason on the topic of Kentucky's waste tire trust fund. Cost: members, $17; non-members, $20; first-time attendees, $15. Reservations: Roger Hamperian, (859) 425-2071 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bluegrass Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction will meet at 5:30 p.m. (networking at 5 p.m.) Nov. 17 at the Marriott Griffin Gate Hotel. Christine Parsons will speak about facing challenges head-on. Cost: $20, first-time guests are free. Reservations by Nov. 15 to Brandy.Veillion@e-arc.com.
BNI Opportunity Knocks Chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Kentucky Blood Center, 3121 Beaumont Centre Circle. Visitors welcome. Information: (859) 351-8268.
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: www.kysunrisetoastmasters.org. (859) 321-7547.
BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Road, Lexington. Lunch included. Information: (859) 509-0187.
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 South Broadway. Information: (859) 277-2058.
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 South Broadway.
Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. 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. Information: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or www.NMCBN.com.
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. Information: BGAIW.org or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.
The Bluegrass Real Estate Investment Group meets 7 to 9 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Courtyard by Marriott, 1951 Pleasant Ridge. Information, (859) 492-7627 or www.lexreia.org.
Altrusa International, Inc. of Lexington meets at 6 p.m. the 3rd Thursday of each month at The Crowne Plaza-Campbell House, 1375 S. Broadway. Information: Patricia Wilson, (859) 245-8358.
COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo