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  1. Calendar Overlay ALL Community Events (2)
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  3. Calendar Overlay Library - Adult Calendar (9)
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ALL Community Events

  1. Lecture on L’Exposition Universelle of 1889

    August 24, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ 1921 by Norman Van Aken

    An engaging lecture by the former teacher and art expert, Herve Le Guilloux, will focus on the Exposition Universelle of 1889. This monumental World Expo celebrated revolutionary changes in architecture, sculpture, music and science! During his lecture, Le Guilloux will discuss pivotal figures of history like Auguste Rodin, Annie Oakely and Debussy who attended the World’s Fair and were influenced by their experiences. Most notably, this expo marked the unveiling of the Eiffel Tower. We are now offering the Dine & Learn series as a lunch or dinner, which will include your seat at 1921 by Norman Van Aken, a 3-course menu to choose from, and a thought provoking lecture on L’Exposition Universelle of 1889. Please call (352) 385-0034 to reserve your seat today!

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  2. Friends of the Library - Trivia Night Fundraiser

    August 29, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lake Receptions

    Trivia Night Fundraiser WIN CASH & PRIZES Reserve now! Limited tables Pay by August 15. To reserve: FriendsMountDoraLibrary@gmail.com or call/text: 352-405-2908

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Boards & Committees Calendar

  1. Public Arts Commission Meeting

    August 22, 2017, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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  2. Wekiva Parkway Public Meeting

    August 24, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Community Building

    On behalf of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), we invite you to a public information meeting regarding the Wekiva Parkway Sections 3A & 3B Construction Projects in Lake County. The public meeting is being held to review the construction plans and schedule for work to begin this year. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 24, 2017, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Mount Dora Community Building located at 520 N. Baker Street, Mount Dora, Florida 32757. The meeting is an informal open house where plans will be available for review and project staff will be available to address questions.

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  3. Lake County Legislative Delegation

    August 28, 2017, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Paul P. Williams Fine Arts Auditorium at the main campus of Lake-Sumter State College

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  4. Development Review Committee Meeting

    August 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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  5. Historic Preservation Board Meeting

    August 30, 2017, 5:30 PM

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  6. Wekiva Innovation District Viewing

    August 31, 2017, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM @ City Hall

    City Council, along with the City Manager will take the Bear Cat driven by Mount Dora Police to the Wekiva Parkway/Innovation District to see progress. Immediately following the trip will be the City Council Work Session.

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  7. City Council Work Session

    August 31, 2017, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ First Floor Council Chambers, City Hall

    CIP Budget Work Session from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. followed by the Regular Council Meeting at 6 p.m.

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Mount Dora Genealogy Interest Group

    August 22, 2017, 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. There is no registration required and coffee and refreshments are served.

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  2. Play Scrabble!

    August 23, 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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  3. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    August 23, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    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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  4. Classic Film

    August 23, 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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  5. Beginning Digital Photography

    August 24, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    "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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  6. UCF-CARD Educational Training Program - Autism Spectrum Disorder, (ASD) Causes and Cures

    August 26, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Community Room

    All you need to know about where things stand with Autism - what works and what doesn't. Grandparents, friends, neighbors to families affected by autism and the generally interested public are welcome!

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  7. English Conversation Class

    August 28, 2017, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

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

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  8. Mahjong

    August 28, 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. Play Scrabble!

    August 30, 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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Library - Youth Calendar

  1. Toddler Time

    August 23, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Join us for an interactive story time with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, finger plays and bubbles. Suggested age: 0 to 2 1/2 years. Please like us on Facebook!

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  2. LEGOs & more

    August 23, 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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  3. Preschool Story Time

    August 24, 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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  4. BiblioBop Dance

    August 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Enjoy a fun way to develop early literacy skills in young children. This program features all types of music, singing, stories and lots of dancing! Suggested age: 2 1/2 to 5 years. Please like us Facebook!

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  5. Toddler Time

    August 30, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Join us for an interactive story time with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, finger plays and bubbles. Suggested age: 0 to 2 1/2 years. Please like us on Facebook!

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  6. Preschool Story Time

    August 31, 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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