Upcoming business events: Week of Feb. 3

Workshops and classes

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions office will offer the following courses at 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington, unless otherwise noted. For additional information or to request a brochure, call (859) 246-6666 or view the catalog online at

■ 2013 KY Plumbing Code Update & Worksite Safety, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Feb. 8.

■ 2011 Electrical Code Update & Electrical Safety, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 10 and 12.

■ Take Stock in the Market, Tuesday, 6-7 p.m. Feb. 11.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at

■ Word Processing, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Feb. 4.

■ Computer Mystery, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 5.

The Kentucky Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops. To register, call (859) 257-7666 or register on-line at

■ Starting a Business in Kentucky, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 and 20, 330 East Main Street, free.

■ Website Platform Selection, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 330 East Main Street, $20.


The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Topic: How to build a startup: Lean Launchpad, with discussion. Free. Information: or (859) 201-1311.

The University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. Feb. 11 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension office, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Write a resume that lands interviews. Info: (859) 257-8905 or visit

The next Women Leading Kentucky Roundtable luncheon will be noon-1:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at Sal's Chophouse, Tates Creek Road. Speaker: Audrey Tayse Haynes, secretary of the cabinet for health and family services. Cost: $35. Register online at

Frankfort/Bluegrass ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 20 at Joseph Beth Booksellers Bistro in Lexington Green.

In honor of Black History Month, the topic of the meeting is Kentucky United States Colored Troops, presented by James Hunn historian and charter member of the 12th United States Colored Heavy Artillery Reactivated and a life member of the Camp Nelson Education and Preservation Foundation. Lunch is $17 for members and $20 for non-members. First time attendees receive a $5 discount.

For more information, contact Dorothy DeLong, chapter president at (859) 858-8815 or email

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo