The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will open three new exhibitions Saturday, Nov. 12. On loan from the Huntsville Museum of Art Nov. 12-Jan. 22, “John James Audubon: Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America” presents an impressive collection of 36 original large-format Audubon prints. In the 1830s, as renowned naturalist and artist John
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College employees are invited to received 30 percent of at the Appleton Store Black Friday Pre-sale Wednesday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The store carries everything from decorative art objects to fun novelty items. They also have coloring books for adults, art supplies and art activity sets for children as well as holiday home
Dust off your rolling pin, get out your apron and win $110 in the second annual CF Bake Off. If you would like to enter a pie, cake, or cookies into the Bake Off register at http://bit.ly/2fXniH8 by Friday, Dec. 2. Signature Brands will once again judge the desserts along with Chick-Fil-A and other community
The Ocala Campus Student Activities Board will host a OneBlood Blood Drive Tuesday, Nov. 15-Thursday, Nov. 17, and Wednesday, Nov. 30-Thursday, Dec. 1. The blood mobile will be on the Center Lawn near the Bell Tower from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. each day.
CF Theatre will present “No Exit” Nov. 30–Dec. 4 in the Black Box Theatre at the CF Ocala Campus. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3-Dec. 3 and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Doors open 30 minutes before each performance. “No Exit” is Jean-Paul Sartre’s one-act depiction of the afterlife featuring three
The CF International Film Series will present “Eye in the Sky,” a 2014 drama-thriller. “Eye in the Sky” will be shown Tuesday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m. at the Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd., and at 7 p.m. in Building 8, Room 110, at the CF Ocala Campus. Helen Mirren stars
The Levy Center will host an information session for those interested in training to be an Emergency Medical Technician. The session will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Room 123 at the CF Levy Center, 114 Rodgers Blvd., Chiefland. The college is now accepting applications for the January 2017 EMT class. Classes
The college was honored with several awards at the Association of Florida Colleges’ annual conference in Orlando Nov. 2-4. The CF AFC Chapter won Chapter of the Year, Gold and CF professor Jana Bernhardt ranked in the top three for Faculty of the Year. CF Marketing and Public Relations earned 15 Awards of Excellence from
The Student Activities Board will host its annual International Food Festival and Silent Auction to benefit United Way Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 12:15-1:45 p.m. in the Klein Conference Center. Enjoy lunch for $1 or with the donation of canned goods. CF student clubs and organizations choose a country to represent and provide food and displays
The Ocala Noon Toastmasters will hold an open house Tuesday, Nov. 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m., in the Ewers Century Center, Room 206. Guest toastmaster Beth Ramsay, CEO and founder of the “Brilliance Network,” will speak. Toastmasters can help you become a better public speaker. For more information, contact Cynthia Moody, etc. 1462. Learn
The following people joined the College of Central Florida family or changed positions in October. Let’s give a warm welcome and/or congratulations to: Charles Anderson, Access Services and Accommodations Specialist Keith Collins, Educational Advisor Mitchell Housenick, Faculty, Health Sciences Lilianna Howard, Preschool Teacher II Jennifer Moorehead, Staff Assistant III, Childcare Leanna Mosquera, Admissions and School
Celebrate our democracy and get ready for Election Day with former Florida Governor Buddy MacKay, Monday, Nov. 7, from 12:30-1:45 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. This event, which is open to the public, is made possible through the generous support of the Bank of America Grand and the CF Democrats.
On Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 a.m., we will all travel back in time one hour, meaning you get to sleep in and while it may get dark earlier, you will no longer have to drive to work in the dark. This is also a good time to change your smoke alarm batteries. Tuesday, Nov.
The Office of Professional Development will offer a Communication Skills Seminar Wednesday, Nov. 9, 12:30-1:30 p.m., in Building 3, Room 112. Do you know your communication style? This seminar will help you become a better communicator. Seating is limited to 20. Email OPD@cf.edu or call Steve Hill at ext. 1762 to reserve your spot.
College of Central Florida Musical Theatre students will present “Company” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11-12, and at 3 p.m. Nov. 13, in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. A 1970 musical comedy based on a book by George Furth with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, “Company” was nominated for a record-setting 14 Tony Awards and won six. The plot revolves
The College of Central Florida has joined FUSE, a new University of South Florida program that guarantees USF admission to students who earn an associate degree at CF. “This new partnership is a huge benefit to our students and community,” said Dr. Jim Henningsen, CF president. “It gives students the opportunity to complete their first two
Come learn about essential oils and their many health benefits! Wednesday, Nov. 2, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Building 3, Room 112 RSVP to Lori Witkowich, ext. 1247 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Karve Endowed Chair.
Using the Florida Retirement System to Plan for Your Retirement Monday, Oct. 31, 2-3:30 p.m. Webber Center Citrus, Levy, Hampton & Appleton may participate via conference call. Call-in number: 352-291-4495 Refer to this document to follow along during the meeting: usingthefrstoplanforretirement_90min_colormanual_1-20-16 This workshop provides an overview of the FRS and helps you understand the nuts
This professional development workshop for faculty and staff will help you better understand our student veterans, and give you tools to better serve them. Monday, Nov. 7, 12:30-1:45 p.m., Webber Center. For more information, email Maureen.Anderson@cf.edu. Attend and win prizes including gift baskets from the bookstore and pies from Rosemary and Thyme – just in
Hosted by your CF Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges. A brief AFC meeting will take place at noon, followed by grace and lunch at 12:15 p.m. Open to all full- and part-time faculty and staff. RSVP here by Monday, Nov. 7. Levy Center, RSVP to Leah Gamble. The Citrus Campus will host its