Upcoming business events: Week of June 17

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


■ Photo Coffee Clicks, 9 a.m. June 20.

■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. June 20.

■ Database, 7 p.m. June 24.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. June 25.

■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. June 27.


■ Beginning iPad, begins 11 a.m. June 17. $60.

■ Beginning Digital Imaging, begins 10 a.m. June 18. $60.

■ Advanced Digital Imaging — Independent Work, begins 1 p.m. June 18. $60.

■ Beginning iPhone, begins 11 a.m. June 19. $60.

■ Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets, begins 6:30 p.m. June 19. $60.

■ Beyond Basics for PCs begins 10 a.m. June 20. $60.

Kentucky Small Business Development Center will present the following free workshop: Small Town Merchant Program. 9-11 a.m. June 24. Commission Chambers at City Hall, 32 Wall St., Winchester. To register, call (859) 257-7666 or visit


Design Thinking: Practical Tips for the Workplace, an iwin webinar, will be 2-3 p.m. June 20. Facilitator: John Nash, UK Department of Education Studies. Cost: free for iwin partners; $49 others. Info:

The Kentucky Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects will hold its annual conference June 28-29 in downtown Lexington. Keynote speaker: Stan Harvey, principal of Urban Collage/Lord Aeck & Sargent and project manager of the Rupp Arena Arts and Entertainment District. The KY ASLA Chapter will present the first Grady Clay Community Vision Award to Lexington Mayor Jim Gray.

Saturday's conference will be at the Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning and will feature several educational sessions, including Evaluating Spaces, The Value of Ecology in the Built Environment, China — The New Landscape and Synergies in Education, Research & Practice. The conference will conclude Saturday afternoon with a walking tour of Historic Gratz Park with an afterparty to be held at West Sixth Brewery. For more information or to register:


National Association of Women Business Owners, Lexington, will meet at 11:30 a.m. June 18 at Sal's Chop House in the Lansdowne Shoppes, 3373 Tates Creek Road. Becky Naugle, director, Kentucky Small Business Development Center, will talk about how to maintain and grow a business in today's economy. Cost: $20 members; $24 guests. RSVP by June 15 to

The Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. June 25 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Finding the Hidden Jobs. Info: (859) 257-8905 or visit

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo