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January 25, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 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, January 25, 2020

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.