Kentucky datebook

Classes & workshops

What Career Teachers Really Need: Helping Teachers Focus on the Social and Emotional Dimension will be 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at The Lexington School, 1050 Lane Allen Road. Cost is $15. Trainers: Susan Hill and Jaci Sloan. The session provides two-hour training certificates, recognized by the Division of Licensed Child Care of the Kentucky Cabinet for Families and Children. To register, call Jaci at (859) 278-0501, Ext. 289 or email

Priority Computer Training Center classes. 1419 Leestown Road, Lexington. For more information or registration, call (859) 368-9330 or go to

■ WordPress Web Design 5:30 p.m. Oct. 22.

■ Quickbooks Pro, 9 a.m. Oct. 27.

WordPress, Web Design, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5, 12, and 19.

Microsoft Excel, 9 a.m. Nov. 10.

Kentucky Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops at Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street. Call (859) 257-7667 to register.

■ Get Online with Google, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 23, Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street.

■ Social Media Marketing: Old Rules, New Place, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 30, 330 East Main Street, Commerce Lexington.

■ Quickbooks for Beginners, 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 2, 2355 Harrodsburg Road.

■ Stop! You Can't Use That! Patents, Trademarks and Intellectual Property, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street.


The next Women Leading Kentucky Fall Roundtable will be Oct. 23 at Sal's Chophouse. Speaker: Connie Harvey, COO of commercial operations, Xerox Services. Information:

Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial People will be 8:30 am.-4 p.m. Oct. 31 at The Crowne Plaza Hotel The Campbell House, 1375 South Broadway. Cost: $149. To register, call 1-800-556-2998.


The Metropolitan Woman's Club will have an alumni luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2 at the Lexington Country Club, 2550 Paris Pike. Reservations to or (859) 278-4450.

Lexington Sunrise Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays at the Shriners Hospital for Children, 1900 Richmond Road. Visitors and prospective members welcome. $8 breakfast. Info: or (859) 230-6704.

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. Info: (859) 321-7547.

Lexington Toastmasters Club meets 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 2185 Garden Springs Drive. Info: (859) 951-8442 or

BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays at Rooster's, 124 Marketplace Drive. Lunch included. Info: (859) 948-1999.

Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec building, 150 East High Street. Info: Sid, (859) 846-4667.

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

The Suburban Woman's Club of Lexington meets the first Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. at Andover Golf & Country Club, 3450 Todds Road. Info: Dianne Gerstel, (859) 223-4743 or visit

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

Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 E. Short St. Info: (859) 229-5633.

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. Info: (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. Info: 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. Info: 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. Info: (859) 492-7627 or

Altrusa International Inc. of Lexington meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at Spring Valley Golf Club, 2300 Sandersville Road. Info: Jo Ellen Lovello, President: (859) 223-1778.

COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo