The Kentucky Equine Networking Association has returned to Lexington and will hold its first program at Fasig-Tipton. KENA is a dinner and educational series open to equine professionals and horse owners and will feature a networking reception from 5:30 to 6 p.m., followed by dinner with the main speaker from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 18.
The group, focused on the Kentucky Thoroughbred, sport and pleasure horse community, provides an educational and social venue for equine professionals and horse enthusiasts from all disciplines. KENA, which is supported by the University of Kentucky Equine Initiative and Kentucky Horse Council, provides the opportunity for attendees to share ideas and business strategies, and to obtain up-to-date knowledge on horse and farm management.
The Aug. 18 topic will be Biosecurity and Vaccination: Evaluating Flu and Herpes Risk, presented by Dr. Rob Holland, director of Zoetis Outcomes Research. For details and reservations, go to Kentuckyhorse.org.
OSHA Recordkeeping and Reporting will be Aug. 12 at the Hilton Garden Inn at the Louisville Airport. The cost is $299 for Kentucky Chamber members and $399 for nonmembers; for each full-price registration, the next is half-off. Contact Lori Jo Hill at email@example.com or (502) 848-8727 to take advantage of this special pricing, which is not available online. To register online, go to Kychamber.com/node/2088.
University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Aug. 11 at Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Conflict resolution in the work place. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
The Bluegrass IIBA Chapter will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 21 at Tempur Sealy International, 1000 Tempur Way. Topic: Business Analysis: Role or Skill? Presenter: David Mantica, president of the American Society of Professional Education. Cost: $5 members, $5 students, $10 non-members. Contact: Bluegrassiiba@gmail.com or go to Bluegrassiiba.com to register.
Workshops and classes
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Aug. 11 at Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Hosted by Don West and Raj Shah. Membership: $40. Information: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following workshops at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.
■ Tech Night, 7 p.m. Aug. 10.
■ Windows 7-8.1 & 10, 7 p.m. Aug. 11.
■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Aug. 13 and 20.
■ Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. Aug. 13.
■ MS Access, 7 p.m. Aug. 20.
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center will offer Developing a Powerful Capability Statement, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sept. 18, 1 Quality Street, KU Building — 8th floor. Free. To register, call (859) 257-7668 or register at Bit.ly/1vC2p6S.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo