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  1. New exhibition at the Modernism Museum-- Space Oddities: The Sequel

    July 9, 2019, 10:00 AM - July 1, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora

    The Modernism Museum Mount Dora is pleased to announce its new exhibition, Space Oddities: The Sequel. The exhibition opens on Tuesday, July 9th and will run until mid-2020. Space Oddities: The Sequel expands upon the Modernism Museum’s exhibition of mind-bending Post-Modern designs created by the radical 1980s design collective known as Memphis. This exhibit features hundreds of new Memphis design objects never-before displayed at the Modernism Museum. A members-only opening reception will be held on Wednesday, July 10th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in the Modernism Museum gallery. This event is only open to 3MD Members; however, memberships will be available for purchase at the event. Individual-level Memberships start at $40 and several levels are available. Please visit modernismmuseum.org/memberships or call (352) 385-0034 for more information on becoming a 3MD Member and to find the membership level that is right for you.

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  2. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 24, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  3. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  4. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 26, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  5. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 27, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  6. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 28, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  7. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  8. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 30, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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  9. Vilas Tonape- Solo Exhibit

    January 31, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

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Boards & Committees Calendar

  1. Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Meeting

    January 27, 2020, 5:30 PM @ City Hall Boardroom

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  2. Public Arts Committee Meeting

    January 28, 2020, 3:30 PM @ City Hall Boardroom

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  3. Development Review Committee Meeting

    January 29, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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  4. Historic Preservation Board Meeting

    January 29, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. A Brief History of Mount Dora

    January 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Community Room

    New stories! Why did J.P. Donnelly beat up an alligator? What deadly 'cat and mouse' game was played on Wolf Branch Road? What role did cows play in establishing Mount Dora as a place of calm and tranquility? Learn the answers to these and other questions about Mount Dora's past as local historian Gary McKechnie presents tales from 'A Brief History of Mount Dora' (signed copies available), co-authored with his wife, Nancy Howell. Back by popular demand, in this entertaining and informative FREE presentation Gary will introduce a few new stories and some of the notable personalities that helped make Mount Dora what it is today.

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  2. Florida's Springs: Issues & How to Help

    January 25, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Community Room

    Florida’s springs and aquifer are facing unique challenges: encroaching development, growth, recreational use, agricultural run-off, etc. Learn more about the health of Florida’s springs and what you can do to help. The Florida Springs Council, Inc. (FSC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit coalition founded in 2014, composed of 53 member organizations representing over 60,000 Floridians. The mission of the Florida Springs Council is to ensure the restoration, preservation and protection for future generations of Florida’s springs and the Floridan aquifer that sustains those springs and provides our drinking water. Library sponsorship of a program does not constitute an endorsement of the content of the program or the views expressed by participants.

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  3. All About Bluebirds

    January 26, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Community Room

    Bluebird nesting season will be here soon! Learn how to attract these beautiful songbirds to your yard with the right shelter and food. Help this Native American species compete and successfully raise fledglings. All attendees earn a door prize ticket. Program sponsored by Wild Birds Unlimited. Library sponsorship of a program does not constitute an endorsement of the content of the program or the views expressed by participants.

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  4. Drop-In Crochet Class

    January 27, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    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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  5. Wood Carvers Club

    January 27, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    Curious about the wood carving hobby? All ages and all skill levels (especially beginners) are welcome at our weekly Wood Carvers Club. Spare knives are available for use at your first meeting. Learn proper wood carving techniques, carving safety, layouts, wood types and more. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. This class is taught by experienced carvers.

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  6. Mah Jongg

    January 27, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Learn the fascinating and fun game of Mah Jongg every Monday night at the Simpson Farm House. All skill levels are welcome and you will learn while you play American Mah Jongg. Please feel free to come by yourself or bring a friend.

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  7. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    January 28, 2020, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Archives 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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  8. Play Scrabble!

    January 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Come play Scrabble and make new friends every Wednesday morning at the Simpson Farm House.

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  9. Adult Children of Alcoholics

    January 29, 2020, 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    Join with other adults to share insights, greater understanding and ideas within the Adult Children of Alcoholics recovery program framework. ACA fellowship is for adults whose lives were affected as a result of being raised in an alcoholic or other dysfunctional family. Moderated discussion format based upon the Adult Children of Alcoholics official webpage (https://adultchildren.org/). Inquire at Circulation Desk to contact group leader. No registration required.

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  10. Mental Health Support Group of Lake County

    January 30, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    Do you or a loved one suffer from pain, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety or other disorders? Please join our weekly meetings for discussion, understanding and support. There is always hope! These weekly meetings have a NAMI-certified facilitator. No registration is required. For more information, please contact Logan at (352) 483-7434 or email loganandtiger@yahoo.com. Library sponsorship of a program does not constitute an endorsement of the content of the program or the views expressed by participants.

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