Lunch & Learn

Our Lunch & Learn series focuses on professional development and civic literacy. Bring your lunch and come learn from professionals in the community!

  • March 1, 2019

    Sell Your Side Hustle in 60 Seconds

    With Leslie Whaley. The word on the street is that developing your “brand” is key to building your business. But once you do that, how do you market your side hustle? This class will give you a 21st-century twist on developing your product and message, researching your price point, making your service or product accessible, and promoting it all using new media and methods. You will get a head start on building your brand message and focusing on potential media that will help you affordably and effectively cast a wider net. Bring your lunch if you'd like. Leslie Whaley...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, March 1
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 W. Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $20
  • March 27, 2019

    Improving Voter Turnout

    With Josh Douglas. In the 2018 midterm election, voter turnout was at about 50%. Turnout in this fall's Kentucky gubernatorial election will probably be even lower. When half of the electorate doesn't show up, we have a major problem with our democracy. What can we do to fix this? Professor Josh Douglas of the University of Kentucky College of Law, will discuss his new book, Vote for US: How to Take Back Our Elections and Change the Future of Voting. He will describe the best practices used by democracy champions who are working in communities all over the count...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Wednesday, March 27
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 W. Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $20