FAU Calendar of Events for the Week of November 14, 2011
BOCA RATON, FL (November 14, 2011) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
'Mythica,' an Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture at FAU's MacArthur Campus Library
The free exhibition runs through Friday, December 16, at FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus Library Gallery, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. For more information,call 561-799-8530 or visit www.library.fau.edu/npb/npb.htm .
"Mythica" is an exhibition of paintings and sculpture by California artist Cheryl Tall. The art is inspired by ancient art, travel, mythology, stone carvings, Etruscan ceramics and German expressionism paintings. The library's hours are Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 12:30 to 1 p.m.
Pine Jog Environmental Education Center Hosts an "Observing Nature" Fall Workshop
Three workshop sessions will take place on Saturday, December 3, 10 and 17, from 9:30 to 11 a.m., at the Pine Jog Environmental Education Center, 6301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. For more information, contact Kristi Moyer at 561-686-6600 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Students in this new fall workshop series will create 2-D and 3-D mixed media artwork that emphasizes color, texture, and patterns in nature, using sketchbooks to capture the natural, outdoor beauty of Pine Jog. Classes are open to all students, grades 3-5. Cost is $90.
-FAU-About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University, established in 1961, officially opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. In commemoration of its origin, FAU is celebrating its 50th anniversary throughout 2011. Today, the University serves more than 29,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses and sites. FAU’s world-class teaching and research faculty serves students through 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the Graduate College, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. FAU is ranked as a High Research Activity institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. For more information, visit www.fau.edu.