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ALL Community Events

  1. “Never Too Late” Exhibit

    March 8, 2019, 10:00 AM - April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM

    Three artists in their later years who are still actively and passionately embracing their love of creating. Opening reception: March 9th, 2019 6-8 PM.

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  2. Children's Art in the Park

    April 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cauley Lott Park

    “Art in the Park” is a free children's art outreach program that takes place in Mount Dora at Cauley Lott Park every Saturday from March 2nd through April 27th from 10 am to 12 pm. This is a free program to participate in, no advance registration required and is open to all residents (whether you're a Mount Dora resident or not). This art program is intended to give children knowledge of art concepts through art activities selected each week. The weekly lessons present a variety of artistic projects in a fun way that will help children increase their confidence, and improve their communication and problem solving skills. All materials are provided for each week's lesson, free of charge.

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  3. Mount Dora Art League April Monthly Meeting

    April 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    April Monthly Meeting - Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 10 am EST. Liz Wincup will be joining us as our guest speaker and discussing "The Joy of Abstract Painting". Our monthly meetings are held in the fellowship hall at the Congregational Church of Mount Dora located at 650 North Donnelly Street in Mount Dora. If you are interested in finding out more about the Mount Dora Art League, we encourage you to message us on Facebook, join us for one of our monthly meetings, or contact one of our members. You can find us on facebook at Mount Dora Art League - Mount Dora, Florida (@MDArtLeague)

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  4. Children's Art in the Park

    April 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cauley Lott Park

    “Art in the Park” is a free children's art outreach program that takes place in Mount Dora at Cauley Lott Park every Saturday from March 2nd through April 27th from 10 am to 12 pm. This is a free program to participate in, no advance registration required and is open to all residents (whether you're a Mount Dora resident or not). This art program is intended to give children knowledge of art concepts through art activities selected each week. The weekly lessons present a variety of artistic projects in a fun way that will help children increase their confidence, and improve their communication and problem solving skills. All materials are provided for each week's lesson, free of charge.

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Boards & Committees Calendar

  1. Public Arts Committee Meeting

    April 23, 2019, 3:30 PM @ City Hall Boardroom

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  2. Development Review Committee Meeting

    April 24, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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  3. Historic Preservation Board Meeting

    April 24, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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  4. City Council Work Session

    April 30, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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City and Community Events Calendar

  1. 2019 Mount Dora Blueberry Festival

    April 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - April 28, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Donnelly Park

    Over 100 vendors featuring Fresh Blueberries, Crafts, Gift Items, Food and Beverages and much more! For more information , visit MountDoraBlueberryFestival.com

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Chess Club

    April 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Study Room

    Come watch, learn, and play chess. All skill levels and ages are welcome! Beginners will learn basic moves and then be paired with a player. Beginners are especially welcome! Studies have shown that chess may raise students' IQ and help prevent Alzheimer's. Chess is call "the game of kings" and will boost your creativity, memory, and problem-solving skills. Drop in anytime between 10:00am and noon, on the first and third Saturday of each month. No registration required.

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  2. Drop-In Crochet Class

    April 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Archives Room

    Make new friends in this drop-in class for all skill levels. Class members will need to bring a "size J" crochet hook, medium weight yarn, and scissors. Receive personal instruction as you develop your crocheting skills. No registration required.

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  3. English Conversation Class

    April 22, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Study Room

    Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome. Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca. No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

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  4. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    April 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Community Room

    Are you curious about your family tree? Join Mount Dora's Genealogy Group and share your stories, learn from the pro's and make new friends. Each month has a new scheduled program and/or speaker, and no registration is required. This program is sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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  5. English Conversation Class

    April 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Study Room

    Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome. Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca. No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

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  6. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    April 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Technology Lab

    W.T. Bland Public Library Technology Lab Registration begins 1/2/2019 at 8:00 AM Learn how to use Excel to organize numbers and text in a spreadsheet format. Excel spreadsheets can be used for budgets, work and school projects, record-keeping, lists, inventories, and more. By the end of this class you should be able to create and format a spreadsheet; enter and edit data; and use basic formulas to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers in a horizontal row or vertical column. Attendees will use PCs in the W.T. Bland Public Library Technology Lab, which have Microsoft Excel 2016 installed.

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  7. Classic Film

    April 24, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Community Room

    Enjoy free popcorn and curated classic films every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. The program starts at 7:00pm, with a brief synopsis of what makes it a classic film (pre-1970), followed by a traditional movie cartoon before the feature. Titles are subject to change and are not listed on this calendar. To learn the film scheduled for particular week, please call the Circulation Desk (352) 735-7180 (option 5). No registration is required for this free program.

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  8. Beginning Digital Photography

    April 25, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    "Where is the flash? What about the batteries? What do these buttons do? Can my shots be edited on the camera? How do I focus my shots?" This class will answer these basic questions. Instructor Steve Berger is a photographer with years of photography instruction experience. This class is a hands-on workshop for beginners. You'll learn how to operate your digital camera and practice taking shots during class. Please bring your digital camera (make sure it is charged).

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  9. English Conversation Class

    April 25, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Study Room

    Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome. Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca. No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

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  10. Beginning Ukulele

    April 27, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Community Room

    New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other adults? Learn and play together in our new ukulele class for adults and explore chords, strumming techniques, and learn easy songs. Please bring your own ukulele to class. Teens and tweens are also welcome. Ukulele class meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM (in the Library) and on the fourth Saturday of the month at 10:00 AM (at the Simpson Farmhouse).

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  11. Citrus Growers in Lake County

    April 28, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Community Room

    Citrus and its growers have impacted Lake County for multiple generations. The Mount Dora Historical Society is featuring local citrus growers in this program, and the Mount Dora Historical Society’s Annual Meeting will follow the panel’s presentation. For more information, call (352) 383-0006 or visit www.mountdorahistoricalsociety.org. Refreshments served. No registration required. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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  12. Drop-In Crochet Class

    April 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Archives Room

    Make new friends in this drop-in class for all skill levels. Class members will need to bring a "size J" crochet hook, medium weight yarn, and scissors. Receive personal instruction as you develop your crocheting skills. No registration required.

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  13. English Conversation Class

    April 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Study Room

    Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome. Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca. No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

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Library - Youth Calendar

  1. Easter Egg Hunt

    April 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Join us for a classic Easter Egg Hunt on the front lawn of the library. Watch the Easter Bunny arrive on a Mount Dora fire truck. Your little ones will enjoy a free book give-away, Kissing Booth with PAWS Therapy Dogs, Photo Op with the Easter Bunny, Balloon Artist & of course Sweet Treats! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Kiwanis Club of Mount Dora & The GFWC Mount Dora Woman's Club. Please like us on Facebook!

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  2. Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

    April 20, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Saturdays at 10:30 am, beginning January 26, 2019. Announcing a special story time for babies up to 15 months as well as expectant parents. Meet other caregivers while supporting your baby’s early development needs. Staff have been specially trained on the latest best practices for infant and in utero story times. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Toddlers who are brought to this story time will have a special role as well. Thanks to the Friends of the Library, this story time has new books and new developmentally appropriate toys. Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  3. Imagination at Work

    April 20, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Children's Program Room

    Imagination is a creative force we use to put our ideas into action. We will explore this process by learning how famous artists used their imaginations from childhood, to achieve their creative goals, then create our own artwork inspired by the artist. Grades 1-6. Must register for this program. Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org. Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library). Please like us on Facebook!

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  4. Family Nature Club

    April 21, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Children's Program Room

    Time spent outdoors relieves stress, so bring your family to unplug and explore nature. Please like us on Facebook!

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  5. BiblioBop Dance

    April 22, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    For preschoolers who love music, rhymes and lots of dancing! We cannot accommodate large groups such as daycares. Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  6. Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

    April 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Come and meet Miss Kim! Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  7. Girls Who Code

    April 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    What is a Girls Who Code Club? Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, beginning January 8, 2019. Girls Who Code Clubs, which are modeled after the nationwide program, are meant for girls to join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use computer science to change the world. Registration is limited to eight students (middle school and high school) and the program runs from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 until Tuesday, April 30, 2019. You will be registered for all sessions. Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library). Please like us on Facebook!

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  8. Toddler Time

    April 24, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Enjoy stories, finger-plays, songs and bubbles. Suggested ages birth to 2 1/2 years. Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  9. Preschool Story Time/Stay & Play

    April 25, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Bring your preschoolers for a story time with Miss Lisa. After story time, stay and play with an assortment of our educational toys and activities. Suggested age 2 1/2 and older. Please like us on Facebook!

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  10. Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

    April 27, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Saturdays at 10:30 am, beginning January 26, 2019. Announcing a special story time for babies up to 15 months as well as expectant parents. Meet other caregivers while supporting your baby’s early development needs. Staff have been specially trained on the latest best practices for infant and in utero story times. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Toddlers who are brought to this story time will have a special role as well. Thanks to the Friends of the Library, this story time has new books and new developmentally appropriate toys. Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  11. Sunday Family Story Time

    April 28, 2019, All Day @ Children's Program Room

    Join us for a story time and fun activities for the whole family! Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  12. BiblioBop Dance

    April 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    For preschoolers who love music, rhymes and lots of dancing! We cannot accommodate large groups such as daycares. Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  13. Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

    April 30, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Come and meet Miss Kim! Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

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  14. Girls Who Code

    April 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    What is a Girls Who Code Club? Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, beginning January 8, 2019. Girls Who Code Clubs, which are modeled after the nationwide program, are meant for girls to join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use computer science to change the world. Registration is limited to eight students (middle school and high school) and the program runs from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 until Tuesday, April 30, 2019. You will be registered for all sessions. Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library). Please like us on Facebook!

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