FAU Calendar of Events for the Week of December 12, 2011
JUPITER, FL (December 12, 2011) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
FAU Jupiter's 'Art in the Atrium' Presents 'The Apple Doesn't Fall Far from the Tree,' an Exhibit by Maxine Schreiber, including Art by Herman Schreiber
The free exhibit runs through January 31, 2012 at the Student Resource (SR) building, FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. For more information, call 561-799-8105.
FAU Jupiter will host an exhibit featuring local artist Maxine Schreiber as part of the Art in the Atrium series. "The Apple Doesn't Fall Far from the Tree" also includes work by the artist's father, Herman Schreiber. A "Meet the Artist" reception will take place on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The SR Atrium is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
FAU's Pine Jog Environmental Education Center and Kids Need More Art, LLC to Host 'Winter Natureland' Art Workshops for Young Artists
The workshops will take place beginning on Monday, January 2 through Thursday, January, 6, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pine Jog Environmental Education Center, 6301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. For more information, call 561-339-1077 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
FAU's Pine Jog Environmental Education Center and Kids Need More Art, LLC will host a "Winter Natureland" art workshop series for students grades K-5 as an alternative daytime activity during the winter break. The workshops will promote the creative side of the winter season with indoor art activities as well as outdoor explorations of the on-campus Pine Jog preserve. Cost per child is $40 per day or $180 per week and extended care hours are available upon request.
-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.