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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    April 24, 2018, 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, and no registration is required.

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  2. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    April 25, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Technology Lab

    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.

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  3. Classic Film

    April 25, 2018, 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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  4. Beginning Digital Photography

    April 26, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    "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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  5. Mayor Nick Girone's State of the City Address

    April 26, 2018, 6:00 PM

    Topics of Discussion Include: Accomplishments, Parking, Growth, Wolf Branch Innovation District, Emergency Services, Trails & Road Expansions, and The Golden Triangle Area.

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  6. Agatha Christie Tea

    April 27, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Community Room

    Agatha Christie was not only the biggest-selling writer of detective stories the world has ever known and a creator of mysteries that have delightedly baffled millions, indisputably the First Lady of Crime, but she also was a mystery in herself. Join us on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 1:30 to help us unwind the mystery of Dame Christie. $5.00 tickets (non-refundable) may be purchased at the Circulation Desk or by phone with Visa or MasterCard. Tickets will go on sale Sunday, April 8, 2018. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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  7. Windows 10

    April 27, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    Learn all about Windows 10 in this hands-on workshop, including Edge, Workspaces, Cortana, Account Settings, File Explorer, Task View, Windows Storehouse and more. We will walk through Windows 10 settings item by item. This class takes place in our Technology Lab, with PCs provided. Please feel free to bring your own laptop, if you prefer.

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  8. Ukulele

    April 28, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Simpson Farm House

    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). This class is free, with no registration required.

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  9. Healthy Spring/Summer Brunch Recipes with Chef Ze Carter

    April 28, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Community Room

    Join the Roming Gourmet Ze Carter as she shares recipes that will inspire your spring dining and entertainment and help you deliciously welcome summer. Get awesome tips and sample the class prepared recipes. This program is free, with registration required. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association. From Ze Carter's website: The Roaming Gourmet:From Ze Carter's website: I'm Ze Carter, and for over a decade people in our area have sought me out for ways to enliven their culinary and eating experiences. ? Food and cooking are my passions. Through teaching and hands on instruction, I've brought my passion to others. For over a decade people in our area have sought me out for ways to enliven their culinary and eating experiences, and many of my dishes and desserts have won awards. For the last eight years I've been a food columnist for the Daily Commercial.

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  10. Florida Constitution Revisio Commission Explained

    April 29, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Community Room

    With a recent survey showing that 9 of 10 Floridians are unaware of what the Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) does, The Florida Bar in October launched Protect Florida Democracy: Our Constitution, Our Rights, Our Courts, a statewide public education program to fill the void in Floridians’ awareness of constitution revision and engage Floridians in this critical process. Local attorney Harry Hackney, of Campione & Hackney will explain the CRC, followed by a Q&A session. No registration is required for this free program.

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  11. Drop-In Crochet Class

    April 30, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Archives Room

    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.

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  12. English Conversation Class

    April 30, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Study Room

    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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