Upcoming business events: Week of April 22

Classes & workshops

Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer the following workshops and classes at 160 Moore Drive, No. 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or visit

■ Database, 7 p.m. April 22.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. April 23.

■ Computer Mystery Workshop, 1:30 p.m. May 1.

■ Dr. Fixit, 10 am. May 4.

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

■ Macintosh and iPad, 7 p.m. May 9.

■ Introduction to Windows 8, begins April 22, $30.

■ Beginning Apple iPad, begins April 30, $60.

■ Intermediate Apple iPad, begins April 30, $60.

■ iPhone, All About Apps, 6-8 p.m. May 1, $25.

IEC of the Bluegrass will present the following six-hour Kentucky- and Ohio-approved electrical continuing education classes at the IEC Training Center, 493 Blue Sky Parkway:

■ Contractors: Business and Employment Law, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. April 26.

■ Master Electricians and Electricians: 2011 NEC Code 8 a.m.-3 p.m. April 27.

To register, call (859) 266-4968 or visit

Kentucky-Bluegrass Small Business Development Center will offer the following classes. Call (859) 257-7666 or visit to register.

■ QuickBooks for Beginners, 9 a.m.-noon, April 26, Sullivan University, 2355 Harrodsburg Road, Room 139, April 26. $25.

■ Small Town Merchant Program — Paris, 8-10 a.m. May 7, 525 High Street, Commission chambers of the city municipal building. Free.


Strategic Business Network one-on-one networking and lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. April 24 at Carrabba's, 1881 Plaudit Place. All fields, industries, recruiters and job seekers welcome. Info: Walk-ins welcome.

The 14th Annual Women's Business & Leadership Conference will be 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. May 2 at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort, 1800 Newtown Pike. Topic: Think Remarkable: From Vision to Reality. Cost: $175 individual; four or more people from the same organization, $145 each; lunch only, $55 each. Info:


The Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. April 23 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: How to Proactively Manage Your Career. Info: (859) 257-8905 or visit

The Blue Grass chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will hold a complimentary networking and educational event for local office support personnel and their employers from 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 23 at the Spring Hill Suites Marriott at 863 South Broadway.

The theme is "Using Intuition to Advance Your Career." Certification credits will be available for attendees. Info: Contact Mary Beth Shera at or visit

COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo