Kentucky datebook

Classes and 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

■ Photo Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Dec 22, 29, Jan. 5.

■ Word Processing, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Jan. 3,

■ Dr Fixit, 10 a.m. Jan. 7.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers casual classes in various computer topics at its Resource Center at 160 Moore Drive, Lexington. Classes have hands-on instruction for a small number of students per class. For information, go to To enroll, call (859) 373-1000 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays.

■ Computer Basics. Jan. 17.

Priority Computer Training Center, 1419 Leestown Road, will offer the following business skills and software training to individuals, groups and companies. For more information or to register, call (859) 368-9330 or go to

■ WordPress: Create Your Web Site, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 20, 22.


Women Leading Kentucky will begin its Winter Roundtable Series on Jan. 17. The theme this year is Couples Making a Difference in the Bluegrass. The first roundtable networking luncheon will feature University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto and Mary Lynne Capilouto, who will speak about their work and their recent move from the University of Alabama- Birmingham to UK. All roundtables begin at noon at Sal's Chophouse, 3373 Tates Creek Road. Networking and registration begin at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $35 per session, or $100 for the series of three. Pre-registration is required. Register at or call Sonia at (859) 422-6395 for more information.

The American Advertising Federation Lexington has issued a call for entries for the 2011-12 AAF Lexington ADDY Awards competition. All entries must be received by 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Avenue. Entry fees are $65 for AAF Lexington members and $95 for non-members. For more information, go to

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.


NAWBO Lexington, featuring Evelyn Strange, 2011-2012 national chair. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 17. The Carrick House, 312 N. Limestone, Lexington. $20 members, $24 guests. RSVP at Email

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: (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 Road. Information: (859) 223-7884.

Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 East Short Street. 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

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: or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.

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

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

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