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The College of Central Florida Foundation’s 19th Annual Dinner Theatre production, “A Trip Down Memory Lane: A Musical Revue,” is set for Feb. 8-12, 2017. Performances will be held in the Webber Center at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Evening performances, Wednesday through Sunday, begin with dinner at 5:45 p.m. Matinee performances,
The college will hold its fall 2016 commencement ceremony Friday, Dec. 16, at 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam will deliver the commencement address. The Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Ron and Phyllis Ewers, and the Distinguished Alumni Award will be
The CF Alumni Association invites all fall 2016 graduates to Grad Bash Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 3-5 p.m. in the University Center Lobby. Graduates will enjoy food and fun and will have an opportunity to decorate their mortar boards. For more information, contact Diana Ryon at ext. 1726.
Do you want to get more involved with students? Join the Office of Student Life Jan. 9-10 at Information Stations on the Ocala Campus. We are asking for one hour of your time to staff the table and greet students! Stations will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Center Lawn and outside
Eat, drink and be merry as we mingle and jingle Thursday, Dec. 8, from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the Klein Center. All full- and part-time employees are invited to sample ham, broccoli casserole, tortellini skewers, fruit, veggies, chips and dip prepared by Rosemary and Thyme. Same room for dessert! Pies, cakes and cookies made my contestants
A 12-hour Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) program will be held Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 6-7, from 6:30-9 .m. in the Ewers Century Center, Room 107. Women of all ages and fitness levels have successfully participated in this program that teaches you practical safety tips and risk reduction strategies, and give you the chance to practice
The CF Jazz Band will perform Saturday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. The concert, directed by Associate Professor of Music John Ash, will include “a whole lot of swing” and other jazz favorites. This is one of the college’s most popular concerts. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for
International Education Week at Citrus Campus is going on through Nov. 23. Play the International Flag Contest & Trivia Game at the Citrus Library, C2-202. Free and Open to the Public… Participants can enter for the chance to win a prize! Just follow the steps below: Pick a flag from the Library’s display. Find the
Please join us as we remember Gaye Selig Friday, Nov. 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Building 19. We will start with a tree dedication outside of Building 19. A reception will follow in Building 16, Health Sciences Simulation Center.
The College of Central Florida Community School of the Arts will offer group vocal lessons for students ages 10-14 Jan. 24-Feb. 27, 2017, and March 20-April 24. Read more at CF.edu/news.
An interview with Dr. Ron Cooper is included in “Stray Dogs: Interviews with Working Class Writers,” from Down & Out Books, which was released in October. This book is a companion to the anthology “Stray Dogs: Writing from the Other America” (2014), which included an excerpt from Cooper’s Novel “Purple Jesus.” The Student Activities Board
The CF Wind Symphony and Patriot Singers will perform Saturday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. Admission to the concert is free; doors open at 7 p.m. The Wind Symphony will perform “Songs of the Wild West” featuring a variety of famous and favorite hits from screen and stage. John
The College of Central Florida Citrus Campus will host its third annual Arts Expo March 11, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Citrus Learning and Conference Center, 3800 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. The expo will showcase visual, literary, performing and musical arts opportunities available in Citrus County. Arts organizations, galleries, museums, studios,
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
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