The Office of Professional Development is offering First Aid Training sessions on Wed. Oct 18. Sessions will be held in Building 37, Room 103 at the following times: 12:30-1 p.m. and 1-1:30 p.m. First aid training give you the information and skills needed to help adults and children during many emergency situations. Seating is limited
Together, we can prevent abuse, protect childhood, and empower survivors. Come join the conversation. Guest Speakers Monica Bryant, Family Violence Prevention Coordinator Marion County Children’s Alliance and Wendy Wilson and Bonnie Tieche The Ocala Sexual Assault Center Monday, Oct. 16 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Did you know? 1 in 4 women and 1
Did you miss the Florida Retirement System Workshops on Oct. 4 and/or 5? The workshops were recorded and have been posted online, as follows. Once you click on the video link, click on the Launch Presentation button to start the video. Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-A Investment Planning
From: Aetna Resources For LivingSM In recent years, the need for better care of our mental health and wellbeing has become a topic of discussion for communities, government organizations and news sources. We often focus on keeping our bodies healthy. Our mental health is just as important. There are times when life can seem overwhelming.
Come join us Friday, Oct. 13 as the College of Central Florida Music Department presents the Wind Symphony and Patriot Singers combined fall concert. The concert will be held on the Front Terrace of the Dassance Fine Arts Center and begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Rain date: Saturday, Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m. For
Do you have trouble remembering where you put your keys? Do you find yourself struggling to concentrate during meetings? New research shows how taking care of our brains can help us with age-related issues and improve day-to-day coping. Monday, Oct. 16 12:30-1:30 p.m. Building 3, Room 112 Seating is limited to 25. To make your
CF Visual and Performing Arts Department Masterclass and Lecture Series “Music and the Brain” presented by Dr. Jose Gaudier, Ocala neurosurgeon Wednesday, Oct. 18, 12:30 p.m. Dassance Fine Arts Center, Room 104 The neurological effects of music from a medical perspective will be explored. Free and open to the public. Call 352-873-5810 for more information.
October is National Physical Therapy Month and the CF PTA students will be celebrating by offering FREE MASSAGES! Contact Patti Hooker to make an appointment, firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-854-2322, ext. 1644. Thursdays at the Hampton Center, Room 109 Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 1-4:30 p.m.
Join us for another “Ask the Expert” workshop Wednesday, Oct. 11. Two sessions are being offered: 12:30-1 p.m. and 1:-1:30 p.m. Sessions will be presented by John Patten, E-Learning, and Victoria Colleli, Director of Disability Services and held in Building 3, Room 112. Seating is limited to 25. Please make your reservation by calling Steve
Peruvian Art & Music Visionary Artwork Demonstration Oct. 9 12:30-1:45 pm Webber Center Free Food! Painters trained at the Usko-Ayar Amazonian School of Painting will demonstrate their painting techniques accompanied by traditional music from the rainforest. Enjoy the artistic talent and music, along with the Webber Gallery exhibition of 60 stunning paintings from the Mysteries
The American Heart Association Heart Walk is this Saturday, Oct. 7. Thank you for all that you have done to raise awareness and funds to fight heart disease in Marion County 7:30 a.m. – Festivities begin 8 a.m. – Stage program begins 8:15 a.m. – College of Central Florida team photo 8:30 a.m. – Walk
Members Who Report an Unsolicited Phone Call Some members have recently reported receiving suspicious phone calls that may have displayed “Florida Blue” or “Blue Cross” on the caller ID or where the caller identified that they were calling from Florida Blue or Blue Cross. However, some of these calls don’t seem legitimate. In some cases,
Resources for Living is a monthly employee wellness newsletter. In the October issue, learn about breast cancer, 10 ways to be safe with prescription medication, and enjoy a recipe for Spiced Pumpkin Cookies. http://pr.cf.edu/100317-florida-blue-pursuit
Students from Nursing IV will share the latest nursing research in a poster presentation Wednesday, Oct 18, 1-3 p.m. in the Webber Center at the Ocala Campus. View student posters and ask about their research findings. An interesting variety of topics will be covered as students’ research the topics they are interested in. For information, contact
Sept. 28, 2017 Good afternoon, CF Team, What a month it has been. Tragedies have struck Houston, Puerto Rico and Mexico, and we have dealt with our own Hurricane Irma. The old saying is “When the times get tough, the tough get going,” and that was demonstrated here at the college. Special thanks to CF
Volunteers are needed for the annual read-in at College Park Elementary School Thursday, Oct. 12, from 8-9 p.m. It takes a pencil to write a story, a book to open minds, and some time to make a difference. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Kelly Besser at email@example.com or 352-854-2322, ext. 1620.
Explore ways to incorporate more relaxation in your life. with Lori Witkowich, E-RYT 200, and Julie Jenkins, E-RYT 200, will offer a relaxation class for faculty, staff and students Wednesday, Oct. 25, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in room 101 of the Ewers Century Center. Practice Savasana. Renew and recharge. Understand how this practice relates to our overall
Dr. Ron Cooper’s essay “Depravity is a Thing of the Spirit: Hating Harry Crews,” is featured in the current issue of American Book Review. “When asked what one thinks of Harry Crews, the proper response is, ‘Which Harry Crews?’ Even people unfamiliar with his writing often express disgust for his penchant for barroom brawls, drunkenness,
The Office of Professional Development is offering a variety of classes and workshops during the month of October. To reserve a spot in one of the following workshops, please contact Steve Hill at ext. 1762 or email OPD@cf.edu. Click here to see detailed information about specific sessions. Also see the information flyer for details about
CF is partnering with Marion County Children’s Alliance Family Violence Workgroup for the “Wear Your Wings” 5K Run and Walk Saturday, Oct. 28, at Jervey Gantt Park, 2200 S.E. 36th Ave, Ocala. All proceeds benefit victims of domestic violence. Registration and packet pick up begins at 7 a.m. and the race starts at 8 a.m.