Mount Dora, FL

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Weather Forecast for Mount Dora

Overnight

A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Friday

A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 85. Windy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Friday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Cloudy during the early evening, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Saturday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

Sunday

Sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night

Clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

Monday

Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Monday Night

Clear, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday

Sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Wednesday

Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

Mount Dora News and Events

Never Too Late Exhibit

Event dates: March 8, 2019 - April 26, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
138 E 5th Avenue
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Three artists in their later years who are still actively and passionately embracing their love of creating. Opening reception: March 9th, 2019 6-8 PM.

Mount Dora Art League April Monthly Meeting

Event date: April 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
650 North Donnelly Street
Mount Dora, FL 32756
Description:
April Monthly Meeting - Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 10 am EST. Liz Wincup will be joining us as our guest speaker and discussing "The Joy of Abstract Painting".

Our monthly meetings are held in the fellowship hall at the Congregational Church of Mount Dora located at 650 North Donnelly Street in Mount Dora.

If you are interested in finding out more about the Mount Dora Art League, we encourage you to message us on Facebook, join us for one of our monthly meetings, or contact one of our members. You can find us on facebook at Mount Dora Art League - Mount Dora, Florida (@MDArtLeague)

Children's Art in the Park

Event date: April 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1717 Highland Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Art in the Park is a free children's art outreach program that takes place in Mount Dora at Cauley Lott Park every Saturday from March 2nd through April 27th from 10 am to 12 pm. This is a free program to participate in, no advance registration required and is open to all residents (whether you're a Mount Dora resident or not).

This art program is intended to give children knowledge of art concepts through art activities selected each week. The weekly lessons present a variety of artistic projects in a fun way that will help children increase their confidence, and improve their communication and problem solving skills. All materials are provided for each week's lesson, free of charge.

Chess Club

Event date: April 20, 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.

Easter Egg Hunt

Event date: April 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Join us for a classic Easter Egg Hunt on the front lawn of the library. Watch the Easter Bunny arrive on a Mount Dora fire truck. Your little ones will enjoy a free book give-away, Kissing Booth with PAWS Therapy Dogs, Photo Op with the Easter Bunny, Balloon Artist & of course Sweet Treats! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Kiwanis Club of Mount Dora & The GFWC Mount Dora Woman's Club.
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Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

Event date: April 20, 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!

Imagination at Work

Event date: April 20, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Imagination is a creative force we use to put our ideas into action. We will explore this process by learning how famous artists used their imaginations from childhood, to achieve their creative goals, then create our own artwork inspired by the artist. Grades 1-6. Must register for this program.
Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org. Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library).
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Family Nature Club

Event date: April 21, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Time spent outdoors relieves stress, so bring your family to unplug and explore nature.

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Drop-In Crochet Class

Event date: April 22, 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: April 22, 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: April 22, 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!

Mount Dora Genealogy Group

Event date: April 23, 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: April 23, 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: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
510 North Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32756

Girls Who Code

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
What is a Girls Who Code Club?
Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, beginning January 8, 2019. Girls Who Code Clubs, which are modeled after the nationwide program, are meant for girls to join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use computer science to change the world. Registration is limited to eight students (middle school and high school) and the program runs from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 until Tuesday, April 30, 2019. You will be registered for all sessions. Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library).
Please like us on Facebook!

Toddler Time

Event date: April 24, 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: April 24, 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: April 24, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
Mount Dora, FL 32756

English Conversation Class

Event date: April 24, 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: April 24, 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: April 24, 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: April 25, 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: April 25, 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: April 25, 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!

2019 Mount Dora Blueberry Festival

Event dates: April 27, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
530 North Donnelly Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Over 100 vendors featuring Fresh Blueberries, Crafts, Gift Items, Food and Beverages and much more! For more information , visit MountDoraBlueberryFestival.com

Children's Art in the Park

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1717 Highland Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Art in the Park is a free children's art outreach program that takes place in Mount Dora at Cauley Lott Park every Saturday from March 2nd through April 27th from 10 am to 12 pm. This is a free program to participate in, no advance registration required and is open to all residents (whether you're a Mount Dora resident or not).

This art program is intended to give children knowledge of art concepts through art activities selected each week. The weekly lessons present a variety of artistic projects in a fun way that will help children increase their confidence, and improve their communication and problem solving skills. All materials are provided for each week's lesson, free of charge.

Sweet Peas a Baby Story Time

Event date: April 27, 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!

Beginning Ukulele

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 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).

Sunday Family Story Time

Event date: April 28, 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.

Citrus Growers in Lake County

Event date: April 28, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Citrus and its growers have impacted Lake County for multiple generations. The Mount Dora Historical Society is featuring local citrus growers in this program, and the Mount Dora Historical Societys Annual Meeting will follow the panels presentation. For more information, call (352) 383-0006 or visit www.mountdorahistoricalsociety.org. Refreshments served. No registration required.

Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

Drop-In Crochet Class

Event date: April 29, 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: April 29, 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: April 29, 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: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location:
City Hall Boardroom
510 N. Baker Street
Mount Dora, FL 32756

Story Birds - Growing Early Readers

Event date: April 30, 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.

Girls Who Code

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
What is a Girls Who Code Club?
Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, beginning January 8, 2019. Girls Who Code Clubs, which are modeled after the nationwide program, are meant for girls to join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use computer science to change the world. Registration is limited to eight students (middle school and high school) and the program runs from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 until Tuesday, April 30, 2019. You will be registered for all sessions. Register online for this class at mylakelibrary.org Select Programs & Events, then Event Calendar and Locations (W.T. Bland Public Library).
Please like us on Facebook!

Toddler Time

Event date: May 1, 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: May 1, 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: May 2, 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: May 2, 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!

Mount Dora Twilight Run 5K

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Location:
100 North Donnelly Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
The Twilight 5k run is the area's first night race! Come walk or run through the historic downtown Mount Dora residential and business district. Enjoy the town after the race! This course is a certified out and back course with Lake Dora views and tree lined streets.

Beaux Arts of Central Florida Exhibit

Event dates: May 3, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
138 E 5th Avenue
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
The Beaux Arts of Central Florida strive for excellence and originality, explore various media and techniques, and contribute a personal and fresh approach to the diversity of todays art. Opening reception: May 10th, 2019 6-8 PM.