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Library - Adult Calendar

  1. Chess Club

    January 18, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Study Room

    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.

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  2. Free Tobacco Cessation Program

    January 18, 2020, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Simpson Farm House

    If you're ready to quit tobacco, help is FREE! Register for the Florida Department of Health in Lake County's Tobacco Prevention Program 5-class series by calling 1-877-252-6094. Free nicotine replacement patches, gum and lozenges provided while supplies last and if medically appropriate.

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  3. Blackwater Creek Bluegrass Band

    January 18, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Community Room

    Free music entertainment for adults; all seats on a first come, first served basis. The band brings together bluegrass, Americana and folk styling with hot picking on banjo, bass, fiddle, guitar and mandolin. No registration required. No registration required. Seating on a first come, first served basis. Overflow parking at Church of Christ. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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  4. Digital Art Basics

    January 18, 2020, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Technology Lab

    Learn how to use your cellphone and/or tablet to create digital art using the free Adobe Illustrator Draw app (found on your device's app store; please download the app before class). You'll need to bring your Apple Pencil or Samsung S Pen to class and have it paired with your device. If you need help downloading the Adobe Illustrator Draw app and/or pairing your pen to your device, please come to class 10 minutes early. Learn how to create a simple drawing. Learn the difference between freehand and using different shapes. Learn how to convert your finished work to a usable format. Registration is required for this free class.

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  5. Memoir Writing

    January 18, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Community Room

    You know the story. But writing your memoir may seem overwhelming. This workshop will address issues related to writing a memoir and teach narration basics. Marisella Veiga is a writer, poet, journalist, and adjunct instructor at Flagler College. Born in Havana, Cuba, and raised in St. Paul and Miami, she lives and writes in St. Augustine, Florida. Refreshments served; registration is required. Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association. Registration is required for this free program. Please like us on Facebook!

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