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  1. Calendar Overlay ALL Community Events (5)
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  3. Calendar Overlay Community Building Calendar (3)
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ALL Community Events

  1. Mount Dora Food Trucks

    January 19, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Sunset Park

    Join us the 3rd Thursday of every month in Sunset Park (Alexander Street and 4th Ave.) for food trucks and music. Tables and chairs are set up in the park for your convenience. Monthly food truck lineup is available at https://mountdora.com/Mount_Dora_Chamber_calendar.php

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  2. Serenity Saturday on January 21st at 3MD

    January 21, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora

    Did you know creativity can be a form of meditation? Join us for a low-key morning of serenity at Modernism Museum Mount Dora. The Museum will provide colored pencils and coloring pages and participants will have an hour of tranquil, adult coloring time. No instructions, no stress, no expectations – just the time and freedom to express your individual creativity while surrounded by art. Seats are very limited so register today.

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  3. Tribute to Sha na na and other Rock and Roll Legends Fundraiser

    January 21, 2017, 7:00 PM - March 21, 2017, 10:00 PM @ Community Building

    ShaNaNa Tribute Artists The Studebakers will be performing and hosting our Ttribute to Elvis Presley,Buddy Holly,Roy Orbison,Ricky Nelson,Neil Diamond, Motown,The Everly Brothers,Sam theSham, Dion and the Belmonts.The Royal Guardsman,Johnny Cash,Shelley Fabares,Sonny & Cher and more plus special guest speaker. Dress up as a greaser or pink lady. Soft drinks and Snacks available for purchase at the Concession Stand. Special parking for Classic Cars. General Admission is $19.50, VIP seating $23.50 All proceeds to benefit charitable organizations such as Atypical Children,Wounded Warriors and other needy organizations. All portions of show subject to change. No refunds. For further info call(407)962-0263,email-defalconan2den1@aol.com. Website and to buy tickets https://ezticketapp.com/?s=ez3092

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  4. #ArtHistoryTrending2

    January 26, 2017, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ 1921 by Norman Van Aken

    But first… let me take a selfie! Do you think selfies are a new social media trend of the 21st century? Modernism Museum Mount Dora is pleased to present another exploration of Art History through the lens of today’s pop culture trends. In Session 2 of this 3-part lecture series, we’ll discuss how artists have been painting self-portraits for hundreds of years and how that art historical tradition influences today’s #SelfieCulture. This session of #ArtHistoryTrending will be presented in a “Lunch and Learn” format at 1921 by Norman Van Aken. Lunch will be provided for $25 per person. Event: #ArtHistoryTrending: #SelfieCulture and #SquadGoals: The History of Portraiture and Group Portraits Lunch and Learn When: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 11:30am Where: Hosted by Modernism Museum Mount Dora and presented at 1921 by Norman Van Aken, Tickets: Lunch is $25 per person. Call (352) 385-0034 to reserve your seat. Visit www.modernismmuseum.org/events for more informati

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  5. Mount Dora 2017!

    January 26, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lake Receptions

    Through a collaborative effort, The City of Mount Dora, Visit Mount Dora, Lake County Economic Development & Tourism, and the Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce present and discuss the partnerships and goals in keeping the area the best place to live, work and play.

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Boards & Committees Calendar

  1. City Council Meeting

    January 17, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ City Hall Boardroom

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  2. Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting

    January 18, 2017, 5:30 PM @ City Hall

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  3. Notice of 2nd Community Work Session, Rental Ordinance Review

    January 20, 2017, 3:00 PM @ City Hall, Board Room

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  4. Public Arts Commission Meeting

    January 24, 2017, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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  5. Development Review Committee Meeting

    January 25, 2017, 2:00 PM

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  6. Historic Preservation Board Meeting

    January 25, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

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Community Building Calendar

  1. Shanana "A Tribute to Shanana & other Rock n Roll legends"

    January 21, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Community Building

    Take a trip down memory lane and relive the antics of Bowser and Shanana. Put on your poodle skirts and slick back your hair for a night of Rock~n~Roll Legends, a variety show unlike any other with music from all of your favorites!

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  2. An Evening with Jonathan Edwards and John Ford Coley

    January 22, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Community Building

    A Plaza Cadillac Series Event featuring 70's music icons Jonathan Edwards & John Ford Coley - formerly of England Dan & John Ford Coley. Reminisce with all of your favorite hit-songs from bygone days.

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  3. Late Nite Catechism Stage Production

    January 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Community Building

    "An uproarious piece of interactive theater... inspired, well-written, hilarious" - New York Times. Takes audience members back - sometimes nostalgically, sometimes fearfully to the children they once were.

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Citizenship Class

    January 17, 2017, 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Would you like free help in preparing for citizenship? Please join our Citizenship Class for friendly help and advice. Class students will work with our volunteer instructor to prepare for the Citizenship process. Students will go through the application form to prepare for the verbal interview and written test. This includes speaking, reading, and writing in English and learning Civics (History and Government). Enrolled students receive free preparation materials. This is a five-week series class, taught by an instructor who became a U.S. citizen in 2005. Please register at the Circulation Desk to confirm your participation (no paperwork is required).

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  2. Play Scrabble!

    January 18, 2017, 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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  3. Basic Android

    January 18, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Do you own a Samsung, Sony, LG, or other Android phone or tablet? Get the basics covered in this morning class. Bring your device and learn about Google Voice Search, Google talk to text, Google GPS, email and more.

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  4. Microsoft Word: Basics

    January 18, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Learn the basics of Microsoft Word, a word processing program. This class will cover basic text formatting and editing, how to copy and paste, insert images, check spelling and grammar, save, and print. Attendees will use PCs in the W.T. Bland Public Library Technology Lab, which have Microsoft Word 2013 installed.

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  5. Computer Security

    January 19, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    There are people in this world who make their living by hacking into your computer and stealing your personal information. And it's easy to do! If you use a computer for email, shopping, bill paying or just exploring, learn how to protect yourself and your assets. This class will show you how the public is being attacked and what can be done to protect yourself. Class size is limited to twelve students,

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  6. Ask the Travel Experts!

    January 20, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    All aboard for better vacation planning! Learn travel industry tips, travel agent secrets and more in this free monthly program. This month's program: 2017 Bucket List Trips Listen to a representative from National Geographic Travel describe the coming hot spots of 2017! Win a door prize!

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  7. Victorian Winter White Tea

    January 20, 2017, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    You are cordially invited to join us for a celebration of Queen Victoria and English tea. After all, Queen Victoria was the inspiration for English tea! Our refreshments will be white, including white tea. The PBS series "Victoria" will begin on Sunday, January 15, 2017, so please join us in celebrating Queen Victoria. Guests are encouraged to wear their finest winter white ensembles. Tickets (non-refundable) may be purchased at the Circulation Desk for $5 or by phone with Visa and Mastercard. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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  8. Mahjong

    January 23, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

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

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  9. Citizenship Class

    January 24, 2017, 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Would you like free help in preparing for citizenship? Please join our Citizenship Class for friendly help and advice. Class students will work with our volunteer instructor to prepare for the Citizenship process. Students will go through the application form to prepare for the verbal interview and written test. This includes speaking, reading, and writing in English and learning Civics (History and Government). Enrolled students receive free preparation materials. This is a five-week series class, taught by an instructor who became a U.S. citizen in 2005. Please register at the Circulation Desk to confirm your participation (no paperwork is required).

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  10. Play Scrabble!

    January 25, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

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

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  11. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    January 25, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    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 2013 installed.

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  12. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    January 25, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

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  13. Classic Film

    January 25, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    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).

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  14. Piatigorsky Foundation Concert

    January 26, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Solo guitarist, chamber musician, and teacher, Jack Sanders' performances have included the Sitka Summer Music Festival, Kapalua Music Festival of Hawaii, Arrowhead Bach Festival, and solo appearances with numerous orchestras. The American Guitar Society honored Mr. Sanders with a Lifetime Achievement Award at its September banquet celebrating the 90th anniversary of the founding of the organization, citing Sanders' work as a performer, teacher, luthier, and author. The Piatigorsky Foundation brings live classical music to audiences throughout the United States. "Music makes life better. Music is a necessity. It is rich. It is imaginative. It is magnificent. And it is for everyone." Gregor Piatigorsky

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  15. DreadFest

    January 28, 2017, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    DreadFest celebrates the creeping sense of dread that good horror writing inspires: the fear of the unknown and the likelihood of an unhappy ending. Horror fiction is much more than slash-and-scream; it can be exquisitely suspenseful, other worldly, rich in descriptions, and more. DreadFest spotlights the artistic and literary elements of good horror writing, featuring writer panel discussions, a nanofiction contest, and most importantly, a published author showcase of fresh and terrifying horror fiction. 11:00 AM What is Horror Fiction? (panel of 3 authors, open to public) 12:00 PM Readings by Nanofiction Finalists and Judges (open to public) 1:00 PM The Viewing (expo of 20 published horror writers, open to public) 3:00 PM Nanofiction Award Ceremony (open to public) For more details, Nanofiction Writing Contest entry directions and an interested author link, please see http://mylakelibrary.org/dreadfest/default.aspx

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  16. Mahjong

    January 30, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

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

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  17. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    January 31, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Are you curious about your family tree? Join Mount Dora's NEW Genealogy Group and share your stories, learn from the pro's and make new friends. Join us at our first meeting and listen to our scheduled speaker's program: "Building a solid family tree one ancestor at a time." There is no registration required and coffee and refreshments will be served.

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  18. Citizenship Class

    January 31, 2017, 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Would you like free help in preparing for citizenship? Please join our Citizenship Class for friendly help and advice. Class students will work with our volunteer instructor to prepare for the Citizenship process. Students will go through the application form to prepare for the verbal interview and written test. This includes speaking, reading, and writing in English and learning Civics (History and Government). Enrolled students receive free preparation materials. This is a five-week series class, taught by an instructor who became a U.S. citizen in 2005. Please register at the Circulation Desk to confirm your participation (no paperwork is required).

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Library - Youth Calendar

  1. Kids Yoga

    January 18, 2017, All Day @ W.T. Bland Public Library

    For kids in grades K-5. Yoga enhances flexibility & coordination. Improves concentration, calmness and relaxation. Registration required – register at the circulation desk. $3.00 fee.

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  2. PAWS Reading Dogs

    January 18, 2017, All Day @ W.T. Bland Public Library

    Licensed therapy dogs visit the library each month for children to read them a story. This program is open to children of all ages.

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  3. Toddler Time

    January 18, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ WT Bland Public Library

    For ages birth to 2 1/2 years.Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs and bubbles.

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  4. Preschool Story Time

    January 19, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ W.T. Bland Public Library

    Bring your preschoolers for a story time with Miss Lynn. After story time stay and play with an assortment of educational toys and activities. Suggested age 2 1/2 and up.

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  5. Toddler Time

    January 25, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ WT Bland Public Library

    For ages birth to 2 1/2 years.Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs and bubbles.

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  6. LEGOs & more

    January 25, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM @ W. T. Bland Public Library

    This program is open to children ages 4 and older. Meet other LEGO fans build an original LEGO creation. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities may will also be offered during some sessions.

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  7. Preschool Story Time

    January 26, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ W.T. Bland Public Library

    Bring your preschoolers for a story time with Miss Lynn. After story time stay and play with an assortment of educational toys and activities. Suggested age 2 1/2 and up.

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