Double Take  Events

The University of Florida Common Reading Program is excited to bring you several featured events for this year's CRP selection, Double Take.

Fall 2015

Senator Tom Harkin
Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m.
JWRU Grand Ballroom

Gator Nights
Friday, at 8:00 p.m.
J. Wayne Reitz Union

 

Summer B 2015

Museum Nights
Thursday, July 9 at 6:00 p.m.
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art

Journey around the world at YOUR art museum. Take a second look and join conversations about art, history and travel. Facilitated through a worksheet, enjoy performances and participate in activities inspired by Double Take and current exhibitions.

For more information about Museum Nights, visit http://www.harn.ufl.edu/museumnights/. Please note that Museum Nights runs from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., however we will only be swiping for FYF credit until 7:30 p.m. Museum Nights is an ongoing program made possible by the generous support of the University of Florida Office of the Provost and Student Government.

One Word, Many Perspectives
Tuesday, July 21 at 6:30 p.m.

Norman Hall 137

This "Ted Talk" inspired presentation highlights UF Community members as they describes their work with Disabilities and share their story through One Word. Participants will be challenged to select a word to guide their own story describing their own experience with Disabilities. FYF check-in will end at 6:45 p.m.

For Once in My Life
Wednesday, July 29 at 6:30 p.m.

McCarthy Hall C 100

A documentary about a band of singers and musicians, with a wide range of mental and physical disabilities, and their journey to show the world the greatness within each of them. The film explores the struggles and triumphs, and the healing power of music, as the band members' unique talents are nurtured to challenge the world's perceptions. Afterwards students will learn more about the Culture of Care at UF. FYF check-in will end at 6:45 p.m.