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March of Dimes Walk April 29

Only 22 Days… Until we walk to help babies at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 29 and the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway, 4255 S.E. 58th Ave. The walk is 6 miles. Sign up to join the CF team at https://www.marchforbabies.org/team/wwwpatriotsforpreemiesorg. T-shirts are available for a $20 donation! Contact Kathy Robbins at ext. 1660.

Mindfulness Workshops April 12

A series of Mindfulness Workshops will be held Wednesday, April 12, in the Ewers Century Center, Strategic Planning Room. Aromatherapy 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Learn about the health benefits of essential oils. Pranayama 12:30-1:15 p.m. Practice breathing exercises and sequences. Hatha Yoga 1:30-2:15 p.m. Connect breathing to specific poses on the mat. The Anatomy of Yoga

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Employee Appreciation Breakfast April 27

The Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter and the Career and Professional Employee Council invite everyone to attend the annual Employee Appreciation Breakfast Thursday, April 27, from 8:30-10 a.m., in the Klein Conference Center. Breakfast will be served by President’s Staff, the Whale Done Award will be passed on, employee education awards will be given

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Noncredit Customer Service Workshop April 27

The Customer Service workshop will include topics such as non-verbal behaviors, working with customers who are upset and more. Class will meet Thursday, April 27, 8 a.m.-noon. Class fee is $49. For more information or to register for these courses, contact Bonnie Hays at 352-854-2322, ext. 1855, or haysb@cf.edu.

Trustees Approve Summer Hours

The CF District Board of Trustees unanimously supported adjusting summer hours to 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, at their March 29 meeting. Summer hours go into effect the week of May 8. The college will be closed Fridays through Aug. 4. Enjoy this extra time with family and friends!

Professional Development Opportunities April 3

“Ebooks at the Learning Resource Center,” presented by Susan Bradshaw, will be offered from 12:30-1 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112. Learn about where to find EBooks and how to cite them. “APA and MLA: What are the similarities, differences?” presented by Liz Minnerly, will be offered from 1-1:30 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112.

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FRS Planning Workshops April 5-6

The Florida Retirement System is offering free financial planning workshops for your FRS-covered employees via webcast. April 5, 10 a.m. to noon: Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 5, 1-3 p.m.: Spanish version of Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 6, 10 a.m. to noon: Nearing retirement in the FRS April

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Meet Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings April 5

The Humanities and Social Sciences Department and the CF Library present Betty Jean Steinshouer portraying Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, Building 8, Room 110. Come see the author of The Yearling and Cross Creek brought to life! This program is made possible by funds from the Judith Kaplan Endowed Chair

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‘Visual Arts Student Exhibition’ Opens April 5

Student talent will be showcased in the “Visual Arts Student Exhibition” that opens Wednesday, April 5 in the Webber Gallery. The exhibition is a college tradition that gives students an opportunity to present their work in a professional environment. There will be a variety of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works on display. “With the increasing expansion

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