Louisville Kentucky Employment Resource Center

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.Whether you are you looking for a better job, interested in starting your own business, in need of education or training, or just need help managing your family budget or personal finances, Self-Reliance Services (SRS), formerly known as LDS Employment Resource Services, can help support you on your path to greater temporal and spiritual self-reliance. Contact your local bishop or the stake Self-Reliance specialist and ask about attending an upcoming Self-Reliance devotional and joining a Self-Reliance group. You can also receive one-on-one assistance by visiting a Self-Reliance Resource Center or LDS Employment Resource Center if available in your area.

Even if a center is not close enough for you to visit, we recommend that you log-in to ldsjobs.org and create your profile. On ldsjobs.org you will find many tools and tips to help you, including links to local employment, self-employment, and education resources.

Upcoming Events

Southland Entrepreneurs

September 18, 2018
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Magee’s Bakery
726 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40502
USA

Southland Entrepreneurs is a new group that will explore what it means to be a Christian Entrepreneur, not merely a Christian who is an entrepreneur. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday mornings, starting Feb 6th. Learn more at the Southland Christian Church website.

Toddler Story Time

September 18, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration. Games, crafts, and activities that are age appropriate will be provided for additional learning opportunities.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.

As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

Computer 101

September 18, 2018
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday Beginning in September 2018

Confused by computers but want to know how to use them? Stop by the library to pick up some general knowledge.  Each week is a different subject.  Call to fond out what we will be covering each week.

674-2531 ask for Michael

After School Book Club

September 18, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsbille, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday at 4 pm

Students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to explore books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award. Our children's librarian will provided art, math, science, and writing activities to help these stories come alive for the students.


As always, our library programs are free to the public.

Women Business & Entrepreneurship in Lexington

September 18, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBD
TBD
Lexington, KY TBD
USA

Calling all women in business and entrepreneurship in Lexington! Join us for the second meeting of WBEL, a group designed to support woman-owned and operated businesses in the Lexington area. Come network and gain inspiration from powerful women in the Lexington Community.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-business-entrepreneurship-in-lexington-tickets-47301738774

Startup Breakfast

September 19, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
First Watch
1080 S Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
USA

http://www.firstwatch.com/ No RSVP necessary.

Lunch with Mayoral Candidates

September 19, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

An important part of Lexington’s future is how we build on the momentum of Lexington being a hub for creatives, developers, designers and entrepreneurs. One of these candidates will be responsible carrying that momentum forward. We need to hear where they stand. Come meet the candidates at Base 110 (110 W Vine St. Lexington)


Linda Gorton will be joining us Wed. Sept. 12th at 12p.
Ronnie Bastin will be joining us Wed. Sept. 19th at 12p.


Please RSVP to tguthrie@ontrackmg.com

LinkedIn for Entrepreneurs & Startups

September 20, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Indiana Tech
11861 Commonwealth Dr
Louisville, KY 40299
USA

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/linkedin-for-entrepreneurs-startups-tickets-49564976178

Startup Grind - Fireside Chat

September 20, 2018
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Base 110 on the 3rd Floor
110 W Vine St
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Successful online entrepreneur, "Han Fan The Internet Man", has been doing internet marketing, product interviews and reviews since 2011. Fellow Lexingtonian has built multi-million dollar companies online, and is now looking to share his wisdom with the community by mentoring and coaching others. Thursday, September 20 at 6 PM at Base 110 on the 3rd Floor


Learn more and register

https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-lexington-presents-secrets-to-convert-your-passion-into-a-business-featuring-han-fan-the-internet-man#/

Freelance Friday @ Base 110

September 21, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
3rd Floor
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Every Friday, Base 110 opens its doors for anyone who wants to grab a desk for a day and crank. The idea is to coax Lexington's innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs out of their home offices and coffee shops to work at least one day week in a vibrant downtown environment with like-minded creatives. Space is first come first serve. Doors open at 8:30am. I smell donuts! 

Preschool Story-time

September 21, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Friday beginning Sept. 7, 2018-Dec. 7, 2018

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration and learning. Games, activities, and crafts will provided to help children prepare for kindergarten.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.


As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

KY PTAC Webinars

September 21, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Webinar (see KYPTAC website)
Online
Online, KY Online
USA

Doing business with the government is a big step to growing your business. Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center (KPTAC) provides free of charge counseling and training services for small business owners that want to sell products and services to federal, state, and/or local governments. Try a free webinar! Fridays at 11:30a. Learn more at the KY PTAC website.

Intro to Computers Class

September 24, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kentucky Career Center
3108 Fairview Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
  • Basic PC Skills
  • Navigating Windows
  • Surfing the net (safely)
  • How to use email
  • Basic "Netiquette"


Call Amy Leach at 270-686-2547 to sign up for this free 1 hour class. Limit of 5 per class.

How-To: Composting

September 24, 2018
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Boyle County Public Library
307 W Broadway
Danville, KY 40422
USA

Learn the basics of composting from a master gardener. (Community Room)

Southland Entrepreneurs

September 25, 2018
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Magee’s Bakery
726 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40502
USA

Southland Entrepreneurs is a new group that will explore what it means to be a Christian Entrepreneur, not merely a Christian who is an entrepreneur. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday mornings, starting Feb 6th. Learn more at the Southland Christian Church website.

Toddler Story Time

September 25, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration. Games, crafts, and activities that are age appropriate will be provided for additional learning opportunities.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.

As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

Understanding & Analyzing Financial Statements & Ratios

September 25, 2018
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Central Bank Community Room
9300 Shelbyville Rd
Louisville, KY 40222
USA

Make sense of your financial reports and use them to make more money--And no prior knowledge of finance and accounting required! 
In this information packed seminar, you'll become familiar with primary financial statements. In easy to understand language, you'll learn how to read these statements, interpret the data and use the data to make decisions to grown your business.

Presented by Robert Coffey, Deputy District Director for the Kentucky District Office of the US Small Business Administration


https://www.eventbrite.com/e/understanding-and-analyzing-financial-statements-and-ratios-tickets-44928653813

Computer 101

September 25, 2018
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday Beginning in September 2018

Confused by computers but want to know how to use them? Stop by the library to pick up some general knowledge.  Each week is a different subject.  Call to fond out what we will be covering each week.

674-2531 ask for Michael

After School Book Club

September 25, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsbille, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday at 4 pm

Students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to explore books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award. Our children's librarian will provided art, math, science, and writing activities to help these stories come alive for the students.


As always, our library programs are free to the public.

Startup Breakfast

September 26, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
First Watch
1080 S Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
USA

http://www.firstwatch.com/ No RSVP necessary.

SPARK Angel Investor Summit

September 28, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Lexington
401 W High Street
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

The SPARK Angel Investor Summit is back! This full day event will feature panels on topics related to angel investing and entrepreneurship. Programming will also include networking and a professional expo featuring current portfolio companies from Kentucky angel investor groups. The event is tailored to investors and entrepreneurs featuring presentations by trusted local service providers,investors and representatives of angel and VC groups from across Kentucky.Angel investors, entrepreneurs, service providers, government officials and legislators are encouraged to attend. Hyatt, downtown Lexington.


https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spark-summit-tickets-48410007636?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Freelance Friday @ Base 110

September 28, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
3rd Floor
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Every Friday, Base 110 opens its doors for anyone who wants to grab a desk for a day and crank. The idea is to coax Lexington's innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs out of their home offices and coffee shops to work at least one day week in a vibrant downtown environment with like-minded creatives. Space is first come first serve. Doors open at 8:30am. I smell donuts! 

Healthy Lifestyle Choices

September 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Louisville Kentucky Employment Resource Center

Laykin will be teaching a class on healthy lifestyle choices, which includes tips on losing weight and keeping it off, making healthy eating part of your daily routine, as well as physical activity ideas to help with wellness. Food sampling will happen, as well as receiving goodies for joining the class. Call Laykin to sign up at 606-210-1514.

Preschool Story-time

September 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Friday beginning Sept. 7, 2018-Dec. 7, 2018

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration and learning. Games, activities, and crafts will provided to help children prepare for kindergarten.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.


As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

KY PTAC Webinars

September 28, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Webinar (see KYPTAC website)
Online
Online, KY Online
USA

Doing business with the government is a big step to growing your business. Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center (KPTAC) provides free of charge counseling and training services for small business owners that want to sell products and services to federal, state, and/or local governments. Try a free webinar! Fridays at 11:30a. Learn more at the KY PTAC website.

Intro to Computers Class

October 1, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kentucky Career Center
3108 Fairview Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
  • Basic PC Skills
  • Navigating Windows
  • Surfing the net (safely)
  • How to use email
  • Basic "Netiquette"


Call Amy Leach at 270-686-2547 to sign up for this free 1 hour class. Limit of 5 per class.

Southland Entrepreneurs

October 2, 2018
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Magee’s Bakery
726 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40502
USA

Southland Entrepreneurs is a new group that will explore what it means to be a Christian Entrepreneur, not merely a Christian who is an entrepreneur. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday mornings, starting Feb 6th. Learn more at the Southland Christian Church website.

Toddler Story Time

October 2, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration. Games, crafts, and activities that are age appropriate will be provided for additional learning opportunities.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.

As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

Computer 101

October 2, 2018
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday Beginning in September 2018

Confused by computers but want to know how to use them? Stop by the library to pick up some general knowledge.  Each week is a different subject.  Call to fond out what we will be covering each week.

674-2531 ask for Michael

After School Book Club

October 2, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsbille, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday at 4 pm

Students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to explore books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award. Our children's librarian will provided art, math, science, and writing activities to help these stories come alive for the students.


As always, our library programs are free to the public.

Startup Breakfast

October 3, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
First Watch
1080 S Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
USA

http://www.firstwatch.com/ No RSVP necessary.

Freelance Friday @ Base 110

October 5, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
3rd Floor
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Every Friday, Base 110 opens its doors for anyone who wants to grab a desk for a day and crank. The idea is to coax Lexington's innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs out of their home offices and coffee shops to work at least one day week in a vibrant downtown environment with like-minded creatives. Space is first come first serve. Doors open at 8:30am. I smell donuts! 

Preschool Story-time

October 5, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Friday beginning Sept. 7, 2018-Dec. 7, 2018

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration and learning. Games, activities, and crafts will provided to help children prepare for kindergarten.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.


As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

KY PTAC Webinars

October 5, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Webinar (see KYPTAC website)
Online
Online, KY Online
USA

Doing business with the government is a big step to growing your business. Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center (KPTAC) provides free of charge counseling and training services for small business owners that want to sell products and services to federal, state, and/or local governments. Try a free webinar! Fridays at 11:30a. Learn more at the KY PTAC website.

Intro to Computers Class

October 8, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kentucky Career Center
3108 Fairview Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
  • Basic PC Skills
  • Navigating Windows
  • Surfing the net (safely)
  • How to use email
  • Basic "Netiquette"


Call Amy Leach at 270-686-2547 to sign up for this free 1 hour class. Limit of 5 per class.

Southland Entrepreneurs

October 9, 2018
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Magee’s Bakery
726 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40502
USA

Southland Entrepreneurs is a new group that will explore what it means to be a Christian Entrepreneur, not merely a Christian who is an entrepreneur. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday mornings, starting Feb 6th. Learn more at the Southland Christian Church website.

National Manufacturing Day

October 9, 2018
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
NCI Building Systems
1099 Leestown Road
Frankfort, KY 40601
USA

www.mfgday.com

Toddler Story Time

October 9, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration. Games, crafts, and activities that are age appropriate will be provided for additional learning opportunities.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.

As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

Computer 101

October 9, 2018
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday Beginning in September 2018

Confused by computers but want to know how to use them? Stop by the library to pick up some general knowledge.  Each week is a different subject.  Call to fond out what we will be covering each week.

674-2531 ask for Michael

After School Book Club

October 9, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsbille, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday at 4 pm

Students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to explore books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award. Our children's librarian will provided art, math, science, and writing activities to help these stories come alive for the students.


As always, our library programs are free to the public.

Startup Breakfast

October 10, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
First Watch
1080 S Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
USA

http://www.firstwatch.com/ No RSVP necessary.

Freelance Friday @ Base 110

October 12, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
3rd Floor
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Every Friday, Base 110 opens its doors for anyone who wants to grab a desk for a day and crank. The idea is to coax Lexington's innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs out of their home offices and coffee shops to work at least one day week in a vibrant downtown environment with like-minded creatives. Space is first come first serve. Doors open at 8:30am. I smell donuts! 

Preschool Story-time

October 12, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Friday beginning Sept. 7, 2018-Dec. 7, 2018

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration and learning. Games, activities, and crafts will provided to help children prepare for kindergarten.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.


As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

KY PTAC Webinars

October 12, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Webinar (see KYPTAC website)
Online
Online, KY Online
USA

Doing business with the government is a big step to growing your business. Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center (KPTAC) provides free of charge counseling and training services for small business owners that want to sell products and services to federal, state, and/or local governments. Try a free webinar! Fridays at 11:30a. Learn more at the KY PTAC website.

Intro to Computers Class

October 15, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kentucky Career Center
3108 Fairview Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
  • Basic PC Skills
  • Navigating Windows
  • Surfing the net (safely)
  • How to use email
  • Basic "Netiquette"


Call Amy Leach at 270-686-2547 to sign up for this free 1 hour class. Limit of 5 per class.

Southland Entrepreneurs

October 16, 2018
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Magee’s Bakery
726 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40502
USA

Southland Entrepreneurs is a new group that will explore what it means to be a Christian Entrepreneur, not merely a Christian who is an entrepreneur. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday mornings, starting Feb 6th. Learn more at the Southland Christian Church website.

Kentucky Veterans' Business Alliance

October 16, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Elizabethtown Pritchard Community Center
404 S Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
USA

The KVBA is hosting a business workshop & training event.Join us to learn more about resources to support small business and to network with other Small and Veteran Owned Businesses throughout Kentucky.Be part of the initial cohort of the KVBA and help shape the organization.This event is open to everyone and is free to attend.


Registration:

Https://lit.ly/2cd4r75


Please RSVP by 1 October 2018

Additional info email

info@kyvba.com


Toddler Story Time

October 16, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration. Games, crafts, and activities that are age appropriate will be provided for additional learning opportunities.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.

As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

Computer 101

October 16, 2018
2:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday Beginning in September 2018

Confused by computers but want to know how to use them? Stop by the library to pick up some general knowledge.  Each week is a different subject.  Call to fond out what we will be covering each week.

674-2531 ask for Michael

After School Book Club

October 16, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsbille, KY 40360
USA

Every Tuesday at 4 pm

Students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to explore books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award. Our children's librarian will provided art, math, science, and writing activities to help these stories come alive for the students.


As always, our library programs are free to the public.

Startup Breakfast

October 17, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
First Watch
1080 S Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
USA

http://www.firstwatch.com/ No RSVP necessary.

Freelance Friday @ Base 110

October 19, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Base 110
110 W Vine St
3rd Floor
Lexington, KY 40507
USA

Every Friday, Base 110 opens its doors for anyone who wants to grab a desk for a day and crank. The idea is to coax Lexington's innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs out of their home offices and coffee shops to work at least one day week in a vibrant downtown environment with like-minded creatives. Space is first come first serve. Doors open at 8:30am. I smell donuts! 

Preschool Story-time

October 19, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bath County Memorial Library
24 W Main St
Owingsville, KY 40360
USA

Every Friday beginning Sept. 7, 2018-Dec. 7, 2018

Our children's librarian will sing songs, read stories, and teach parents how to play with their children in a way that engages and encourages exploration and learning. Games, activities, and crafts will provided to help children prepare for kindergarten.


Books are chosen from the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list as well as books nominated for the Kentucky Bluegrass Award.


As always, our story-time programs are free to the public.

KY PTAC Webinars

October 19, 2018
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Webinar (see KYPTAC website)
Online
Online, KY Online
USA

Doing business with the government is a big step to growing your business. Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center (KPTAC) provides free of charge counseling and training services for small business owners that want to sell products and services to federal, state, and/or local governments. Try a free webinar! Fridays at 11:30a. Learn more at the KY PTAC website.