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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. Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit

    November 8, 2019, 10:00 AM - November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Mount Dora Center For The Arts

    “Plein Air” is French for painting out-of-doors. For one week in November MDCA hosts a plein air paint out which brings artists from all over the area to Mount Dora to paint the scenic lakefront and quaint cottages. The work from the Paint Out is exhibited and awards are given for the top three works. Opening reception: November 8th, 2019 6-8 PM.

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  3. Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit

    November 8, 2019, 10:00 AM - November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM

    “Plein Air” is French for painting out-of-doors. For one week in November MDCA hosts a plein air paint out which brings artists from all over the area to Mount Dora to paint the scenic lakefront and quaint cottages. The work from the Paint Out is exhibited and awards are given for the top three works. Opening reception: November 8, 2019 6-8 PM.

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  4. Holiday Wreath Making Workshop

    November 9, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora

    The Modernism Museum Mount Dora is pleased to welcome Mickey Hibbard for our Holiday Wreath making workshop! Let’s gear up for the holidays and kick the season of giving off with a delighted afternoon of crafting. Show-off your creative side and holiday cheer and make sure to bring a friend! All materials - and a glass of sparkling wine to enjoy as you craft - are included in the cost.

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Computer Basics

    November 9, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    If you have never owned a computer - or are afraid to use one - or only use it for email and maybe to write a letter - or don't know how to turn it on - this class is for you! Learn how to explore your computer and not get into trouble. Learn why a "mouse" is called a mouse and in what year the word "computer" was first used. This class takes place in our Technology Lab, with PCs provided.

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  2. Plant Powerful Community Group

    November 9, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    Join interested community members to learn more about a whole food, plant-based diet, which has been shown by research to be the optimal diet for health, and not just for preventing disease, but also for reversing chronic conditions like heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet and how communities are using the PlantPure program (non-commercial; no products are for sale) to change our health outcomes. No registration required. No products for sale; this is not a commercial enterprise. This group meets every month on the second Saturday at 3:30 PM at the Simpson Farmhouse.

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Library - Youth Calendar

  1. Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

    November 9, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Program Room

    Saturdays at 10:30 am, beginning January 26, 2019. Announcing a special story time for babies up to 15 months as well as expectant parents. Meet other caregivers while supporting your baby’s early development needs. Staff have been specially trained on the latest best practices for infant and in utero story times. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Toddlers who are brought to this story time will have a special role as well. Thanks to the Friends of the Library, this story time has new books and new developmentally appropriate toys. Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  2. Express Yourself!

    November 9, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Children's Program Room

    A meeting of those who love writing and want to explore different ways of expressing themselves beyond journaling and other occasional writing. The group members will share ideas, methods, projects and encouragement. (Bring writing tools and examples of your work. ) Register for this program online at mylakelibrary.org. Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library). Please like us on Facebook!

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