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  1. Beginning iPad & iPhone

    August 21, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ W T Bland Public Library

    Bring your Apple iPad and/or Apple iPhone to this class for beginners. You'll learn the basics: battery management, all about settings, software updates, installing apps, Safari, security, and more. Even if you've owned your iPad or iPhone for awhile, you're sure to pick up new tips, features, and safeguards. New attendees receive priority registration but repeat graduates are welcome! Registration is required.

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  2. Make 2 Greeting Cards

    August 21, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Children's Program Room

    Summon your inner artist and create two greeting cards from scratch! You'll learn folder embossing, heat embossing, stamping and embellishing. Class size is limited for a slow-paced and hands-on experience. No materials fee; all supplies are provided. This class is for adults. This class' theme: SURPRISE! NOTE: Attendees should please bring their own pair of sharp scissors, ruler, pencil and double-sided tape.

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  3. Microsoft Excel: Basics

    August 22, 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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  4. Classic Film

    August 22, 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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  5. Beginning Digital Photography

    August 23, 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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  6. Free ACT & SAT Test Prep

    August 23, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    Your Lake County Library System library card gives you FREE access to top-notch ACT and SAT study guides, including: four full-length practice tests sample scoring writing prompts test-taking tips and strategies Spend 20 minutes at our Drop-In Workshop and learn how to access and use this free program. This event is held during Around the World at the Library, a school readiness event. No registration required.

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  7. Windows 10

    August 24, 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

    August 25, 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. Learn All About Residential Solar Power

    August 26, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Community Room

    Learn the facts about solar energy and what's changed in the last few years: Federal income tax credit of 30% of total system Solar available on ALL Florida utility companies System payback and production guarantees Optimal location, angle and other installation issues Pairing with electric cars, heat pump water heaters, etc. What is net metering? What are some pitfalls and risks of going solar? No registration is required for this free program. Presented by Optimus Solar, a Mount Dora-based company providing residential and commercial solar power solutions.

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  10. Drop-In Crochet Class

    August 27, 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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  11. English Conversation Class

    August 27, 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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  12. Mount Dora Genealogy Group

    August 28, 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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