Workshops and classes
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center/LFUCG will offer the following workshops at the Lexington Public Library, 140 East Main Street, Conference Room C. To register, call Kristy Coates at (859) 257-7668 or register on-line at Kysbdc.ecenterdirect.com/Conferences.action?CenterID=21 or go to Lexingtonky.gov/MWBE.
■ Web Registration for Government Contracting, Open Lab, 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 10, free.
■ Marketing & Selling to the Government, 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10, free.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events and classes at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.
■ Tech Night, 7 p.m. Feb. 9.
■ Windows 7, 8.1, & 10, 7 p.m. Feb. 10.
■ Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. Feb. 12.
■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. Feb. 19.
■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Feb. 19 and 26.
■ Database, 7 p.m. Feb. 23.
■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Feb. 24.
■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. Feb. 26.
IEC of the Bluegrass will present the following six-hour Kentucky and Ohio approved electrician/master electrician Prep Course at the IEC Training Center, 493 Blue Sky Parkway. More information and registration for all classes can be found at Iecbluegrass.org or by telephoning (859) 266-4968.
■ Electrician/Master Electrician PREP Course, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 28, March 7 and 14.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Hosted by Don West and Raj Shah. Membership: $40. Information: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions will offer the following courses at 500 Newtown Pike. For more information or to request a brochure, call (859) 246-6666 or view the catalog online at Bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions.
■ Electrical: 2014 Code Update & Worksite Safety, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Feb. 14.
■ HVAC: The Chiller Plant & Worksite Safety, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 14.
■ Plumbing: Kentucky Plumbing Codes Update & Worksite Safety, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 14.
University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. Feb. 10. at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Successful telephone interview, screening tips and how to choose and prep your professional references. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
National Association of Women Business Owners will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 17 at Sal's Chophouse, Tates Creek Road. Topic: Keeping an eye on our state legislature for your business. Speaker: Amy Wickliffe, McCarthy Strategic Solutions. Cost: $20 members, $24 non-members. RSVP to Lexnawbo.org.
■ The IIBA Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter will meet 6:30-8 p.m. Feb. 18 at ITT Technical Institute, 2473 Fortune Road, Suite 180. Topic: Charm School 101: How to Influence Your Team. Speaker: Joel DiGirolamo, MS Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Cost: $5-$10. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration: Bluegrassiiba.wildapricot.org.
Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 19 at Joseph Beth Bookseller's Bronte Bistro located in Lexington Green. Topic: Breaking down the silos: A 21st century approach to information governance. Presenter: Laurie Fischer, Huron Consulting Group's Information Governance Solution Team.
The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Jefferson Davis Inn, 319 Cedar Street. Topic: Emotional Intelligence for Project Management. Presenter: Glenn Thomas, director of IT Governance at Commonwealth Office of Technology. Cost: $15-$22. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Registration: Pmibluegrass.org.
The Lexington-Fayette County Detention Center will host two job fairs to recruit employees for the facility 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 12 at 600 Old Frankfort Circle. For more information, contact Bruce Quire at (859) 229-4259 or email@example.com or Erica Sluder at Erica.Sluder@ky.gov, the detention center at (859) 425-2739 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To sign up for the event, go to Ckycareers.com/lfdc.php.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo