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May 18, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Community Room
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
(352) 735-7180 (option 5)
This program is free, with no registration required.
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A Brief History of Mount Dora

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Encore! Encore! If you missed his sold-out February appearance, you're invited to attend: A Brief History of Mount Dora Why was Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev so pleased to hear news from Mount Dora? Which First Lady dazzled Mount Dorans with her shoveling skills? Where in the world was Pistolville? 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,' co-authored with his wife Nancy Howell. this talk also includes tales of famed reporter Mabel Norris Reese and ongoing efforts to honor her courage. Refreshments served; no registration required.