Mount Dora, FL

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Weather Forecast for Mount Dora

Overnight

Clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

Tuesday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Wednesday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Wednesday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.

Thursday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph.

Friday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 5 mph.

Friday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

Saturday

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.

Sunday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Monday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.

Mount Dora News and Events

Mount Dora Genealogy Group

Event date: June 25, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
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, and no registration is required. This program is sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

Event date: June 25, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Come and meet Miss Kim!

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

Public Arts Committee Meeting

Event date: June 25, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
510 North Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32756

Toddler Time

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Enjoy stories, finger-plays, songs and bubbles. Suggested ages birth to 2 1/2 years.

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

Development Review Committee Meeting

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
510 N Baker Street
Board Room
Mount Dora, FL 32756

Historic Preservation Board Meeting

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
Mount Dora, FL 32756

English Conversation Class

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

Microsoft Excel: Basics

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
W.T. Bland Public Library Technology Lab
Registration begins 1/2/2019 at 8:00 AM

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 2016 installed.

Classic Film

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
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). No registration is required for this free program.

Preschool Story Time/Stay & Play

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Bring your preschoolers for a story time with Miss Lisa. After story time, stay and play with an assortment of our educational toys and activities. Suggested age 2 1/2 and older.

Please like us on Facebook!

Beginning Digital Photography

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
"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).

English Conversation Class

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

Women Spies in America Tea

Event date: June 28, 2019
Event Time: 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Throughout American history, women spies helped America win wars.
Without them, we wouldn't enjoy the freedom we now know. June is National Iced Tea month, so we'll be serving iced tea and a scrumptious dessert. Guests are encouraged to wear patriotic attire.

$5.00 tickets (non-refundable) may be purchased with cash or check at the Circulation Desk or by phone with Visa or MasterCard. Tickets will go on sale Sunday, June 9, 2019.

Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

Event date: June 29, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
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 babys 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!

Proud to Be an American Concert

Event date: June 29, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Enjoy a patriotic throwback to the days of yesteryear! October Mountain Washtub Band is a five piece band - harmonica, guitar/fiddle, mandolin, washtub bass and banjo. Please join us for this FREE concert featuring many well-loved patriotic songs. Seats are on a first come, first served basis. Overflow parking is available at Church of Christ (1801 N. Donnelly Street).

Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

Sunday Family Story Time

Event date: June 30, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Join us for a story time and fun activities for the whole family!

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

Drop-In Crochet Class

Event date: July 1, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Make new friends in this drop-in class for all skill levels. Class members will need to bring a "size J" crochet hook, medium weight yarn, and scissors.

Receive personal instruction as you develop your crocheting skills.

No registration required.

BiblioBop Dance

Event date: July 1, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
For preschoolers who love music, rhymes and lots of dancing! We cannot accommodate large groups such as daycares.

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

English Conversation Class

Event date: July 1, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

iPad & iPhone Photos

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Using your own iPad and/or iPhone, learn how to take photographs, edit photographs, and save and store photographs. You'll learn how to use all the features of Photos as well as create a Slideshow from images on your device. Learn how to:
Attach your photos to emails and save photos from your emails.
Attach your photos to text messages (and save those you receive).
Assign photos to names in your Contacts
Create your own photo album, arrange photos in your album, delete photos and entire albums
Crop your photos, adjust brightness and adjust colors
Use photos for your opening wallpaper and background of Apps
Write on photos, names, arrows, circles, etc.
Even if you've owned your iPad or iPhone for awhile, you'll pick up storage management, editing, and other tips.

Class size is limited to eight students to provide hands-on help and training.

Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Come and meet Miss Kim!

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

City Council Work Session

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
520 North Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757

E-books, Etc.

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
W.T. Bland Public Library Technology Lab
Registration begins 1/15/2019 at 8:00 AM

Learn all about FREE downloadable e-books, e-audiobooks and streaming movies in this hands-on technology class. You'll learn how to download and use:

Overdrive's Libby app, for free e-books and e-audiobooks
Flipster app, for free digital magazines, including Consumer Reports (for Mount Dora patrons)
Kanopy free streaming documentaries, indie films and foreign films (for Mount Dora patrons)

Please bring your Lake County Library System card and your cellphone, tablet or laptop to this class.

City Council Meeting

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
City Hall Boardroom
510 N. Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32756

Toddler Time

Event date: July 3, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Enjoy stories, finger-plays, songs and bubbles. Suggested ages birth to 2 1/2 years.

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

English Conversation Class

Event date: July 3, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

Preschool Story Time/Stay & Play

Event date: July 4, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Bring your preschoolers for a story time with Miss Lisa. After story time, stay and play with an assortment of our educational toys and activities. Suggested age 2 1/2 and older.

Please like us on Facebook!

English Conversation Class

Event date: July 4, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

Chess Club

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Come watch, learn, and play chess. All skill levels and ages are welcome! Beginners will learn basic moves and then be paired with a player. Beginners are especially welcome!

Studies have shown that chess may raise students' IQ and help prevent Alzheimer's. Chess is call "the game of kings" and will boost your creativity, memory, and problem-solving skills.

Drop in anytime between 10:00am and noon, on the first and third Saturday of each month. No registration required.

Mount Dora Dulcimer Society

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Join the Mount Dora Dulcimer Society at your Library on the first Saturday of the month. All acoustic instruments are welcome: violin, guitar, autoharp, ukulele, etc. This group is open to all and registration is not required.

Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
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 babys 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!

Spanish Fun Time - A Spanish Story Time

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Children of all ages are invited to Spanish Fun Time, a Spanish Story Time for stories songs and fun in Spanish and English.
Please like us on Facebook!

Social Media Apps

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Curious about social media? Learn the basics of the three most popular social media apps (Facebook, Instagram and Reddit) in our free hands-on class, on PCs in our Tech Lab. You'll learn what to expect, how to find content that interests you in each and what to avoid in each popular platform. Registration is required.

LEGO Club

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Meet other LEGO fans & build an original LEGO creation. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities will also be offered during some sessions. Kids of all ages welcome.

Please like us on Facebook!

Sunday Family Story Time

Event date: July 7, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Join us for a story time and fun activities for the whole family!

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

Dustin Boise- Solo Exhibit

Event dates: July 7, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
138 E 5th Avenue
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Combining mundane materials with great wit and craft, Boise expresses the intimate relationship between the world of material objects and the imagination. Opening reception: June 7th, 2019 6-8 PM.

Drop-In Crochet Class

Event date: July 8, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Make new friends in this drop-in class for all skill levels. Class members will need to bring a "size J" crochet hook, medium weight yarn, and scissors.

Receive personal instruction as you develop your crocheting skills.

No registration required.

BiblioBop Dance

Event date: July 8, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
For preschoolers who love music, rhymes and lots of dancing! We cannot accommodate large groups such as daycares.

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

English Conversation Class

Event date: July 8, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Learn to speak English in our weekly English Conversation Class held every Monday and Thursday evening, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Families are welcome.

Clases de Conversacion en Ingles: Todos los Lunes y Jueves de 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Ambiente familiar. Totalmente gratis y no es necesario inscribirse. Practica Itu ngles en la Biblioteca.

No registration is required for this free class. Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Practice your English at the library! ALL LANGUAGES are welcome!

City Council Work Session

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location:
520 North Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757

Computer Intermediate

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Increase your PC mastery in this hands-on workshop taught by a computer science upperclassman college student. PCs are provided or bring your own laptop. This class covers:

Operations: connecting to the internet, adjusting display settings, USB functions and customizing the home screen.
Internet browser skills: zoom page, create tabs, block ads
Applications: snipping tool, Adobe Acrobat Reader and more!

Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Come and meet Miss Kim!

Our story times welcome children of all abilities.

Beginning Ukulele

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other adults? Learn and play together in our new ukulele class for adults and explore chords, strumming techniques, and learn easy songs. Please bring your own ukulele to class. Teens and tweens are also welcome.

Ukulele class meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM (in the Library) and on the fourth Saturday of the month at 10:00 AM (at the Simpson Farmhouse).

Northeast CRA Advisory Committee Meeting

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
Mount Dora, FL 32756