Gourmet Learning Series

In our Gourmet Learning Series, you’ll eat lunch while you learn! Join us for a great professional development opportunity. Pre-registration required. Lunches are provided to all pre-registered participants. Please register 48 hours in advance to guarantee a lunch.

  • October 13, 2017

    Growing Your Readership Using Humor in Social Media

    With Andrew Shaffer. Humorous content gets shared and liked more on social media. More important, humorous content has the potential to go viral and gain you new fans. Thankfully, you don't need to be a comedian to be funny online! New York Times bestseller Andrew Shaffer will explain the basic "rules of comedy," and offer tips on incorporating humor into your social media toolkit. Students will learn about hyperbole, repetition, and other basic comedic techniques. [ONE-TIME CLASS] [NEW!]  

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, October 13
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $45 (includes lunch)
    • Addl Info:
  • November 10, 2017

    Grantwriting Basics

    With Mike Stratford. Writing a grant (or learning where to find one) can be daunting, but it doesn't need to be. Learn the basics about grant research, how to write a grant, what to include in your proposal and project budgets, the do's and don'ts of grantwriting, and more! This class is geared toward grantwriting for nonprofit organizations and artists. [ONE-TIME CLASS]

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, November 10
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $45 (includes lunch)
    • Addl Info:
         

      Register now for Grantwriting Basics.