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Boards & Committees Calendar

  1. City Council Meeting

    February 7, 2023, 6:00 PM
    @

    City Council Board Room

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  2. Mount Dora Northeast CRA Advisory Committee Meeting

    February 14, 2023, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Martin Luther King Center

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  3. Planning & Zoning Commission

    February 15, 2023, 10:00 AM
    @
    Mount Dora Board Room (510 N. Baker St)

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  4. City Council Meeting

    February 21, 2023, 6:00 PM
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    City Council Board Room

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  5. Development Review Committee Meeting - No Formal Meeting

    February 22, 2023, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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  6. Mount Dora Historic Preservation Board Meeting

    February 22, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @

    City Hall - Boardroom

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City Events Calendar

  1. The Mount Dora Jane Austen Fest

    February 10, 2023, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Donnelly Park Building, Deck, Pad

    www.janeaustenfest.com

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  2. The Mount Dora Jane Austen Fest

    February 11, 2023, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Donnelly Park Building, Deck, Pad

    www.janeaustenfest.com

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  3. The Mount Dora Jane Austen Fest

    February 12, 2023, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Donnelly Park Building, Deck, Pad

    www.janeaustenfest.com

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  4. Presidents Day Holiday (observed) - City Administrative Offices CLOSED

    February 20, 2023, All Day

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Community Building Calendar

  1. Almost ABBA with special guests The She Gees

    February 25, 2023, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    @
    Community Building

    Almost ABBA recreates the magic and nostalgia of ABBA in a costumed, choreographed and interactive audience experience. They have performed for The US Military, NBC, Universal and for audiences as large as 50,000! This dynamic show features the songs performed in the hit musical MAMMA MIA! and Almost ABBA was chosen to perform at the release of MAMMA MIA! Almost ABBA were recently asked to open for Cher on her "Here We Go Again" Tour of Australia. A?lmost ABBA will be joined by special guests The Shee Gees, Florida's female-fronted tribute to the Bee Gees. They will perform all the Bee Gees hit songs, including Staying Alive, You Should Be Dancing, Night Fever, How deep is Your Love and many more.

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Community Events Calendar

  1. 48th Mount Dora Arts Festival

    February 4, 2023, 9:00 AM - February 5, 2023, 5:00 PM
    @
    Downtown Mount Dora

    Experience the Mount Dora Arts Festival, a nationally ranked fine arts festival that attracts more than 300 exquisite and eclectic artists from all over the world. This popular juried event features a diverse variety of fine artists with disciplines that include painting, sculpture, clay, mixed media, photography, fiber art, fine fabricated jewelry, and more. Artists set up to display and sell under white tents throughout the downtown streets of Mount Dora, FL. The event also features a free kid zone, festival food, and live entertainment throughout the weekend. Beer, wine, and cocktails are available to purchase at kiosks to walk around with or you can opt to sit in a restaurant or peruse the downtown shops during the event. The annual event is free to attend. Proceeds benefit Mount Dora Center for the Arts and provide art camp scholarships to underserved children in the community.

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  2. Centennial of the Mount Dora History Museum Building

    February 11, 2023, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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    Celebrate the role of public safety in Mount Dora with the 100th anniversary of the first fire station and jail. The Mount Dora History Museum will be open for free.  

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  3. Plaid in the Park

    February 11, 2023, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Sunset Park

    Grab your kilt and the loves of your life and celebrate Valentine’s Day a wee bit early this month at Sunset Park in beautiful, downtown Mount Dora for an evening of Scottish entertainment including Celtic music, bagpipes, Highland Dancers and craft vendors. Great fun for the entire family!

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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Wood Carvers Club

    February 4, 2023, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  2. Mount Dora Dulcimer Society

    February 4, 2023, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

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  3. Play Scrabble!

    February 4, 2023, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  4. Lake Irish Music Session

    February 5, 2023, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  5. Mental Health Support Group

    February 5, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  6. Drop-In Crochet Class

    February 6, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    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. No registration required.

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  7. Chair Yoga

    February 7, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Community Room

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  8. Book Club for Adults

    February 7, 2023, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

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  9. Genealogy Basics

    February 8, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Technology Lab

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  10. Lakes Storytelling Community

    February 8, 2023, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  11. English Conversation

    February 8, 2023, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  12. Adult Children of Alcoholics

    February 8, 2023, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  13. Classic Film

    February 8, 2023, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

    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.

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  14. Needle Arts Group

    February 9, 2023, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  15. Basic Android

    February 9, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Technology Lab

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  16. SHINE - Medicare Help

    February 9, 2023, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Archives Room

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  17. English Conversation

    February 10, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  18. Knitting Drop-in

    February 10, 2023, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

    Make new friends and improve your craft! All skill levels are welcome. No registration is required for this free group held at the Simpson Farmhouse. Bring your own supplies or borrow ours if you are a beginner. Recommended supplies include: Size 10 knitting needles Bulky weight yarn (if you want to learn) Bag lunch (optional) Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association

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  19. Social Media Apps

    February 10, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Technology Lab

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  20. Lake Irish Music Session

    February 11, 2023, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  21. Chess Club

    February 11, 2023, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  22. Plant Powerful Community Group

    February 11, 2023, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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    Community Room

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  23. Poetry Group

    February 12, 2023, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

    Poetry is creative at every level - it creates new experiences for the readers and new avenues of inspiration for the writer. It is a plastic, moldable art, one that adapts to the times, and reflects the history of our times, in both personal and social ways. Adults are invited to join this monthly group, which will consist of reading and thoughtful critique of each other's work. No registration is required for this free monthly group.

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  24. Caring for Orchids

    February 12, 2023, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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    Community Room

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  25. Christina Vukel in Concert!

    February 12, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

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  26. Mental Health Support Group

    February 12, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  27. Help & Healing for Parents of Estranged Adult Children

    February 12, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  28. Drop-In Crochet Class

    February 13, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    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. No registration required.

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  29. Chair Yoga

    February 14, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Community Room

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  30. Coloring for Adults

    February 14, 2023, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Archives Room

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  31. Beginning Ukulele

    February 14, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    Community Room

    All ukulele skill levels (adults) welcome! Pick one of our FREE classes: Beginner & Intermediate: 2nd Tuesday @ 6:00pm Beginner & Intermediate: 4th Saturday @ 10:30am Intermediate only 3rd Tuesday @ 6:00pm Please bring your own ukulele to class or borrow one of the Library’s (twelve concert ukuleles are now available!). Sheet music is provided in class. The Intermediate class is for those who know their chords.

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  32. Meditation Workshop

    February 14, 2023, 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  33. English Conversation

    February 15, 2023, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  34. Adult Children of Alcoholics

    February 15, 2023, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  35. Needle Arts Group

    February 16, 2023, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  36. Microsoft Word: Basics

    February 16, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Technology Lab

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  37. English Conversation

    February 17, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  38. Knitting Drop-in

    February 17, 2023, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

    Make new friends and improve your craft! All skill levels are welcome. No registration is required for this free group held at the Simpson Farmhouse. Bring your own supplies or borrow ours if you are a beginner. Recommended supplies include: Size 10 knitting needles Bulky weight yarn (if you want to learn) Bag lunch (optional) Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association

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  39. Podcast Basics

    February 17, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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    Technology Lab

    Are you curious about how to find and listen to interesting podcasts? Using your cellphone and/or tablet, learn the basics about podcasts, including: What are podcasts and why are they so popular? Where can you find and download podcasts you’re interested in? How can you subscribe to podcasts and play them on your device(s)? What are some of the most popular podcasts people listen to? Every 3rd Friday of February, April, June, August, October, & December

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  40. Golden Triangle Stamp Club

    February 17, 2023, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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    Community Room

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  41. Wood Carvers Club

    February 18, 2023, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  42. Play Scrabble!

    February 18, 2023, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  43. Elements of a Mystery Writer's Workshop

    February 19, 2023, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

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  44. Mental Health Support Group

    February 19, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  45. Drop-In Crochet Class

    February 20, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    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. No registration required.

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  46. Chair Yoga

    February 21, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    Community Room

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  47. Advanced Ukulele

    February 21, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    Community Room

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  48. Meditation Workshop

    February 21, 2023, 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  49. English Conversation

    February 22, 2023, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  50. Adult Children of Alcoholics

    February 22, 2023, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  51. Needle Arts Group

    February 23, 2023, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  52. SHINE - Medicare Help

    February 23, 2023, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Archives Room

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  53. English Conversation

    February 24, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Archives Room

    Practice your English at the library with friendly volunteers! No registration is required for this free weekly class and all languages are welcome.

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  54. Knitting Drop-in

    February 24, 2023, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

    Make new friends and improve your craft! All skill levels are welcome. No registration is required for this free group held at the Simpson Farmhouse. Bring your own supplies or borrow ours if you are a beginner. Recommended supplies include: Size 10 knitting needles Bulky weight yarn (if you want to learn) Bag lunch (optional) Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association

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  55. Literary Tea - The Personal Librarian

    February 24, 2023, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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    Community Room

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  56. Smoking Cessation Program

    February 24, 2023, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  57. Coral Ardisia Removal Workday

    February 25, 2023, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    W T Bland Public Library

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  58. Beginning Ukulele

    February 25, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

    All ukulele skill levels (adults) welcome! Pick one of our FREE classes: Beginner & Intermediate: 2nd Tuesday @ 6:00pm Beginner & Intermediate: 4th Saturday @ 10:30am Intermediate only 3rd Tuesday @ 6:00pm Please bring your own ukulele to class or borrow one of the Library’s (twelve concert ukuleles are now available!). Sheet music is provided in class. The Intermediate class is for those who know their chords.

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  59. Poetry Group

    February 26, 2023, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

    Poetry is creative at every level - it creates new experiences for the readers and new avenues of inspiration for the writer. It is a plastic, moldable art, one that adapts to the times, and reflects the history of our times, in both personal and social ways. Adults are invited to join this monthly group, which will consist of reading and thoughtful critique of each other's work. No registration is required for this free monthly group.

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  60. Smartphone Accessibility Class

    February 26, 2023, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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    Technology Lab

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  61. Mental Health Support Group

    February 26, 2023, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Simpson Farm House

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  62. Drop-In Crochet Class

    February 27, 2023, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    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. No registration required.

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  63. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    February 28, 2023, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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    Community Room

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  64. Classic Film

    February 28, 2023, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Community Room

    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.

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Library - Youth Calendar

  1. Bibliobop

    February 6, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Story time for preschoolers with dancing, music, movement, singing and fun. Please like us on Facebook!

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  2. Story Birds Story Time

    February 7, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    This story time offers stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers, with a focus on outdoors and the natural world. Age appropriate science-based discovery and learning occurs after story time, and usually takes place in our Butterfly Garden. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Please like us on Facebook!

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  3. Toddler Time

    February 8, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Ages birth to 2 1/2 are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories, puppets and bubbles. Please like us on Facebook!

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  4. PAWS Therapy Dogs

    February 8, 2023, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    Children of all ages can practice their reading skills by reading to a licensed therapy dog. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library Like us on Facebook!

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  5. Preschool Story Time Stay & Play

    February 9, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Preschoolers and their younger siblings are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories & puppets. Hang out with us after story time to Stay & Play with educational toys and activities. Please like us on Facebook!

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  6. Sweet Peas Baby Story Time

    February 10, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    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. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  7. Bibliobop

    February 13, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Story time for preschoolers with dancing, music, movement, singing and fun. Please like us on Facebook!

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  8. Story Birds Story Time

    February 14, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    This story time offers stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers, with a focus on outdoors and the natural world. Age appropriate science-based discovery and learning occurs after story time, and usually takes place in our Butterfly Garden. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Please like us on Facebook!

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  9. Toddler Time

    February 15, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Ages birth to 2 1/2 are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories, puppets and bubbles. Please like us on Facebook!

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  10. LEGO Club

    February 15, 2023, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    Join us every 1st & 3rd Wednesday afternoon to design and construct your own unique LEGO masterpiece. Ages 12 & under. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Please like us on Facebook!

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  11. Preschool Story Time Stay & Play

    February 16, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Preschoolers and their younger siblings are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories & puppets. Hang out with us after story time to Stay & Play with educational toys and activities. Please like us on Facebook!

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  12. Sweet Peas Baby Story Time

    February 17, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    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. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  13. Bibliobop

    February 20, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Story time for preschoolers with dancing, music, movement, singing and fun. Please like us on Facebook!

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  14. Story Birds Story Time

    February 21, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    This story time offers stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers, with a focus on outdoors and the natural world. Age appropriate science-based discovery and learning occurs after story time, and usually takes place in our Butterfly Garden. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Please like us on Facebook!

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  15. Toddler Time

    February 22, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Ages birth to 2 1/2 are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories, puppets and bubbles. Please like us on Facebook!

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  16. PAWS Therapy Dogs

    February 22, 2023, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    Children of all ages can practice their reading skills by reading to a licensed therapy dog. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library Like us on Facebook!

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  17. Preschool Story Time Stay & Play

    February 23, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Grow your early readers at the Library! Preschoolers and their younger siblings are welcome to gather and enjoy music, stories & puppets. Hang out with us after story time to Stay & Play with educational toys and activities. Please like us on Facebook!

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  18. Sweet Peas Baby Story Time

    February 24, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    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. Infant story times are structured differently because the needs of babies are so different! Parents and babies are welcome to stay for play and explore following the story time. Please like us on Facebook!

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  19. Dino Lab

    February 25, 2023, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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    Community Room

    Go back in time and discover the amazing world of dinosaurs! Children ages 12 & under and their grown-ups are welcome to our drop-in lab to dig into dinosaur eggs, explore fossils, make volcanoes, build a dinosaur and more! No registration is required.

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  20. Bibliobop

    February 27, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Story time for preschoolers with dancing, music, movement, singing and fun. Please like us on Facebook!

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  21. Story Birds Story Time

    February 28, 2023, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    This story time offers stories, puppets, songs and rhymes for preschoolers, with a focus on outdoors and the natural world. Age appropriate science-based discovery and learning occurs after story time, and usually takes place in our Butterfly Garden. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Please like us on Facebook!

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