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Events for June 2015
1 Mount Dora Golf Association Restoration Membership Special deadline
Location: 1100 South Highland Street Mount Dora
Description: Deadline is today for 2015-2016 Special Restoration Membership allowing members special discounted rates for 2017. Sign up at the Pro Shop or call 352-383-3954.
3 STEPS TO BUSINESS OWNERSHIP WORKSHOP Session I Presented by SCORE
Time: 1:30 to 4:30 PM
Price: FREE
Location: Lake Sumter State College Foundation Building 9909 US Hwy 441 Leesburg, Fl
Description: SCORE s new 3 part workshop series is structured to be interactive, with examples and the supporting resources you need to be successful. SCORE mentors will be available to discuss your needs post workshop. ALL SCORE assistance, whether it is a workshop or one-on-one counseling, is free of cost to you. Pre-Registration is Required due to limited seating - Call 352-365-3579 Session 1 will provide you an understanding of what it takes to own a business. You will learn ownership options, the pros and cons of each, responsibilities and what it will take to succeed. The session is designed to help you decide whether you want to take the next step - How to Prepare.
Extra Info: To Schedule an Appointment with a SCORE mentor, you can either schedule an appointment on our website or call 352-365-3579. Visit our website at: www.lakesumter.score.org.
3 Jamey Epperson performing at The Lost Parrot Jam Night with Mike Hartman
Location: 100 E 4th Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description:
Extra Info: The Lost Parrot www.thelostparrotmtdora.com
5 Under the Cherry Blossoms- A Taste of Japan with Osprey Lodge
Time: 3pm-6pm
Price: $10
Location: Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane, Tavares, Florida.
Description: On Friday, June 5th, Osprey Lodge presents Under the Cherry Blossoms- A Taste of Japan from 3pm-6pm. The public is invited to enjoy this cultural feast for the senses- green tea service and sushi rolling demonstration begin at 3:00pm; a dynamic and interactive performance by Tampa Taiko- The Magic of Japanese Taiko Drumming begins at 3:30pm, sake & plum wine tasting at 4:30pm, and Japanese dinner at 5:00pm. Guest tickets for the dinner and wine tasting are $10.00; seating is limited so please reserve your space in advance by calling the lodge concierge desk at 352)253-5100. Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane, Tavares, Florida.
6 Johnny Dee and the Starlights Present: Legends in Concert - Purchase your tickets at www.MountDora.com or call 352-383-2165
Time: 8:00pm
Price: $20-$30
Location: Mount Dora Community Building 520 N. Baker Street Mount Dora
Description: Johnny Dee and The Starlights reinvent the ordinary tribute show with an electrifying, high energy concert featuring Andy Matchett one of America''s premiere interpreters in the roles of Buddy Holly, Hank Williams and Roy Orbison. Backed by the incredible Starlight band this show is sure to have you dancing in the aisles!
6 10th Annual Wedding Expo
Time: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Price: Free
Location: Lake Receptions, 4425 N Hwy 19-A, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description: You are invited to enjoy displays for bridal fashions, florists, photographers, bridal cakes, hair and make-up, designer invitations and lots of door prizes at the 10th Annual Wedding Expo. Come by for some great wedding ideas.
6-7 Mount Dora Paddle Fest - Tickets available at www.mountdora.com or 352-383-2165
Time: 9:00am
Price: Varies
Location: Lakeside Inn 100 N. Alexander Street Mount Dora, Fl
Description: The Mount Dora Paddle Fest is open to all paddle craft. Saturday, May 3rd will feature sprint races. Sprints for canoes, kayaks, surfskis, OC-1 and SUPs will be held between dragon boat heats between 9 am and 11 am. On Sunday you can choose between a three and ten mile race on Lake Dora, Lake Beauclair and Lake Carlton. These races start at 9 am at the Lakeside Inn dock. Your single registration allows you to do one race on each day. Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each class. If you would like to rent a canoe or kayak for a race, please contact: Rod Price (407) 227-5606.
6 Annual Summer Kick Off Splash Bash at the Lincoln Avenue Pool
Time: 10am-1pm
Price: FREE
Location: Lincoln Avenue Pool 1250 North Unser Street Mount Dora
Description: The Parks & Recreation Department will be holding its Annual Summer Kick Off Splash Bash on Saturday, June 6th from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Lincoln Avenue Pool (1250 North Unser Street). We would like to invite you all to attend! Please let me know if you have any questions or need additional information. 352-735-7100 ext: 1605
8-30 Ice House Theater Summer Kids and Teens camps
Time: Ages 5-10 / 9am-noon Ages 10-18 / 2-5pm M-F
Price: Varies
Location: St. Edwards Episcopal Church 460 N. Grandview St. Mount Dora
Description: 1 and 2 week camps. Visit www.icehousetheatre.com for application or call 352-383-3133 ext 1. Applications also available at the Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce.
10 BUSINESS AT BREAKFAST with the Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce
Time: 7:30am-9am
Price: $10 with RSVP or $12 at the door
Location: Lake Receptions 4425 N Highway 19A, Mt Dora, FL 32757
Description: Our host this month will be Dr. Daniel Thomas, Medical Director of the Thomas Brain Health Center of Mount Dora. "How to keep your brain young forever and slash your risk of alzheimers". Please RSVP by June 9th to 352-383-2165 or chamber@mountdora.com. AND DON'T FORGET TO STUDY YOUR MOUNT DORA HISTORY FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN $$$!
10-11 STEPS TO BUSINESS OWNERSHIP WORKSHOP Session II & III Presented by SCORE
Time: 1:30 to 4:30 PM
Price: FREE
Location: Lake Sumter State College Foundation Building 9909 US Hwy 441 Leesburg, Fl
Description: SCORE s new 3 part workshop series is structured to be interactive, with examples and the supporting resources you need to be successful. SCORE mentors will be available to discuss your needs post workshop. ALL SCORE assistance, whether it is a workshop or one-on-one counseling, is free of cost to you. Sessions 2 and 3 will address in detail the key steps to business ownership. You will learn how to develop all the elements of a business plan, and where and how to look for funding sources. Emphasis will be given to key areas such as your Marketing and Financial plan. You will participate in a case study designed to help you develop thought processes you can apply to your own individual Business Concept. Session 3 will conclude with a self- evaluation to help answer Are You Prepared to Move Forward? Pre-Registration is Required due to limited seating Call 352-365-3579
Extra Info: To Schedule an Appointment with a SCORE mentor, you can either schedule an appointment on our website or call 352-365-3579. Visit our website at: www.lakesumter.score.org.
10 Osprey s American Regional Dining Series Goes Downhome to Nashville for a southern country barbecue feast
Time: 5pm
Price: $10 Seating is limited so do please rsvp in advance
Location: Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane in Tavares.
Description: Osprey s American Regional Dining Series Goes Downhome to Nashville for a southern country barbecue feast with all the fixin s, followed by The Harmony Community Church Singers of Mount Dora presenting their new musical Our Love Letter at 6:30pm. Seating is limited so do please rsvp in advance by calling the Lodge concierge desk at 352)253-5100. Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane in Tavares.
10 Summer Reading Program
Time: All Summer
Price: Free
Location: W.T. Bland Library 1995 N. Donnelly St, Mount Dora, FL
Description: Read to Win Adult/Young Adult Summer Reading Program Yes! adults and young adults can participate in their very own summer reading program. Why should the kids have all the fun?? The W. T. Bland Public Library will again have an adult summer reading program, Read to Win beginning the week of June 22th. When you check out books or audio books such as books on CD or Playaways (limited to once daily) by coming into our Library, sign up to win weekly prizes and also a chance at the grand prize a Kindle Fire. Each week, you have a chance to win a $25 gift card such as iTunes, Target, Publix, High Five Yogurt, A Barrel of Books and Games, Cupcake Delights, and Five Guys. The weekly winning entries will also have a chance at the grand prize a Kindle Fire HD Young adults aka teens ages 12 to 18 have the same chance to win $25 gift cards and the Kindle Fire HD. All you have to do is read tree books, audio books on CD or Playaways. You must come into our Library, check out a book and fill out a form when you check out your selections (limited to once daily). For additional information, call (352) 735-7180 option 5.
12 Mount Dora Art Stroll
Time: 6-8pm
Location: Downtown Mount Dora
Description: This exceptional free event meanders through downtown Mount Dora offering a festive evening of art, music and hors d oeuvres designed to showcase regional art at several walkable venues throughout downtown Mount Dora.The event runs from 6pm to 8pm. Maps can be picked up at any location along the stroll. The main locations feature art from independent artists and their guest artists. In the summer of 2013, the Art Stroll partnered with the 2nd Friday Gallery Walk in order to expand on this already exciting event. Now the 2nd Friday of every month in Mount Dora means ART! Join us in beautiful downtown Mount Dora for the next Art Stroll for a Friday night full of art, music, wine and entertainment and of course ART! Please find information our our Mount Dora 2nd Friday Art Stroll Facebook page and once there, don t forget to Like us! ~ January 9th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ February 13th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ March 13th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ April 10th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ May 8th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ June 12th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ July 10th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ August 14th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ September 11th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ October 9th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm ~ November 13th:Art Stroll 6pm 8pm (November is our Holiday Arts and Crafts event!) ~ December 11th: Art Stroll 6pm 8pm (December Holiday Arts and Crafts happens again!) If you are an artist interested in participating we d love to hear from you. Please send an email to mdartstroll@gmail.com and let us know a bit about you. Please include contact information such as phone number, facebook or web page information (if you have it), and a brief description of your medium. Please also include 3 jpgs of your work. Questions? Feel free to send an email to mdarstroll@gmail.com or call the MDCA at 352.383.0880 and we ll do our best to help you.
12 MUSIC IN SUNSET PARK Presented by The City of Mount Dora in partnership with the Mount Dora Art Stroll
Time: 6-8pm
Price: FREE music, food & drink
Location: Sunset Park - Corner of 4th Avenue & Alexander Street Mount Dora
Description: Come enjoy the music of the Roy Baker Band
12 Movie in the Park - "Dolphin Tale 2"
Time: Sundown
Price: FREE
Location: Donnelly Park Corner of 5th Avenue & Donnelly Street Downtown Mount Dora
Description: 2nd Friday Movie in the Park begins at sundown at Donnelly Park. We re showing: Dolphin Tale 2 .
13 CHRIS LEMMON as HIS FATHER JACK in "A TWIST OF LEMMON" - PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS AT THE MOUNT DORA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, AT WWW.MOUNTDORA.COM. OR CA
Time: Doors open 6:30pm
Price: $15-$35
Location: Mount Dora Community Building 520 N. Baker Street Mount Dora
Description: "It''s hard to believe it''s Chris and not Jack on stage"-- Jordan Young, LA Examiner SHOW: This hugely critically acclaimed show, is Chris Lemmon s heart-wrenching exploration of his unique, yet universal, father/son story, couched in the lore of the golden age of Hollywood, as told by Chris in the voice of his father.
14 Organ Recittal & Dedication at First Congregational Church Mount Dora
Time: 4:00pm
Price: Free
Location: First Congregational Church 650 N. Donnelly St. Mount Dora
Description: 5 guest Organists, A.G.O. American Guild of Organists. Dedication of the Viscount Prestige II Memorial Organ. Refreshments to follow. ALL ARE WELCOME! More info: 352-383-2285
15 Summer Safety with Essential Oils
Time: 10:30am
Price: Free
Location: W. T. Bland Public Library
Description: Learn how to protect your family all summer long with 100% pure and natural safety products. From baby to backyard, you won't to miss this prevention workshop.
Extra Info: Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They can be both beautifully and powerfully fragrant. If you have ever enjoyed the gift of a rose, a walk by a field of lavender, or the smell of fresh cut mint, you have experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. In addition to their intrinsic benefits to plants and being beautifully fragrant to people, essential oils have been used throughout history in many cultures for their medicinal and therapeutic benefits. Modern scientific study and trends toward more holistic approaches to wellness are driving a revival and new discovery of essential oil health applications.
16 Card Making 101
Time: 6:30 PM
Price: Free
Location: Mount Dora W. T. Bland Public Library
Description: Unleash the inner crafter in you and sign up for our free class - Card Making 101 on Tuesday June 16. Learn to make cards for all occasions and don't forget that Fathers Day is Sunday, June 21st. The first 15 people ages 13 and up are welcome to attend.
Extra Info: All material supplied.
16 Avante Healthcare Hiring Fair
Time: 2pm-4pm
Location: Avante Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Mount Dora 3050 Brown Avenue Mount Dora
Description: On the spot hiring! Bring resumes, Open to the public, Dress for success. Avante will be hiring in a wide array of job openings including RN's, RN Supervisors, LPN's, and CNA's. Hiring will be held in the Conference Room.
18 Dr. Gregory P. Samano, D.O., of Samano Aesthetics in Winter Park, will present an informative lecture on venous disease and vein treatment options, Th
Time: 2:00pm
Price: FREE - Please RSVP
Location: Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane, Tavares.
Description: Dr. Gregory P. Samano, D.O., of Samano Aesthetics in Winter Park, will present an informative lecture on venous disease and vein treatment options, Thursday, June 18, at 2:00pm at Osprey Lodge. Dr. Samano II established his family medical practice in 1998. With his medical experience and overall passion for seeing his patients happy and healthy he has been expertly trained on some of the most high tech, top of the line, machines in the business. This training includes expert training with Allergan, Merz Aesthetics, Cynosure Lasers and Covidien. Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane, Tavares. The event is free but seating is limited; please call the lodge concierge desk at 352)253-5100 for reservations.
18 MOUNT DORA FOOD TRUCK NIGHT!
Time: 5PM-8:30PM
Location: Sunset Park - Corner of 4th Avenue & Alexander Street in Beautiful Downtown Mount Dora
Description: Come enjoy music, food & family fun! Sunset Park will be set with tables & chairs and the streets will be lined with a wide variety of Food Truck Delights! This months line-up includes Kona Dog Barnwood BBQ Bem Bom Cafe Rouge Fork in the road The Big Cheese Chillin N Grillin Willy T's Crab Shack CupKay's Cakery Twisted Plates Cajun in a Truck Kona Food Truck Luaus Come Hungry!
19 Jamey Epperson performing at The Lost Parrot
Location: 100 E 4th Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description: The Lost Parrot www.thelostparrotmtdora.com
19 Tea and History at the Mount Dora History Museum
Time: 2pm-4pm
Price: $5
Location: Mount Dora History Museum, 450 Royellou Lane in Mount Dora
Description: Tea and History is offered on Friday, June 19 from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Mount Dora History Museum, 450 Royellou Lane in Mount Dora. For $5 you can have hot tea and the fresh baked goods of the day with intensive conversation about Mount Dora history. This event is open to the public and occurs the third Friday of each month. Call in reservations to 352-383-0006. For more information, visit www.mountdorahistorymuseum.com.
20 "Summer Safety with Essential Oils"
Time: 10:30 am
Price: Free
Location: W.T.Bland Public Library - 1995 N. Donnelly St - Mount Dora
Description: Protect your family all summer long with 100% pure and natural safety products. From baby to backyard, you won't want to miss this prevention workshop. Class by Stephanie Clunn. She can be reached at healfromhomenow@gmail.com
Extra Info: For more information call 352-735-7180 option 5
20 Let's Hang On! America's #1 Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
Time: 7:30pm
Price: $25, $30, $35
Location: Mount Dora Community Building 520 N. Baker Street Mount Dora
Description: Special Return Engagement - Last Mount Dora show Sold Out! A 10-piece Live Stage Show! Oh What a Night, Sherry, Big Girls Don't Cry and many more Top 40 Hits! All seats reserved. Groups of 10 or more $5 off per ticket. Day of show $5 premium per ticket. For Tickets: www.mountdoramusicfest.com. Hotline: 352-385-1010. Info: 352-383-2627. Outlet: Barrel of Books & Games 128 W. Fourth Ave Mount Dora
Extra Info: Presented by the Mount Dora Music Festival in association with Mount Dora Productions.
20 Summer Safety with Essential Oils
Time: 10:30am
Price: Free
Location: W. T. Bland Public Library
Description: Come and learn how to protect your family with 100% pure and natural safety products. From baby to backyard you won't want to miss this prevention workshop.
Extra Info: Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They can be both beautifully and powerfully fragrant. If you have ever enjoyed the gift of a rose, a walk by a field of lavender, or the smell of fresh cut mint, you have experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. In addition to their intrinsic benefits to plants and being beautifully fragrant to people, essential oils have been used throughout history in many cultures for their medicinal and therapeutic benefits. Modern scientific study and trends toward more holistic approaches to wellness are driving a revival and new discovery of essential oil health applications.
22 Summer Reading Program at the Library
Time: 2:00PM
Price: Free
Location: W. T. Bland Public Library
Description: Come join the Friends of the Library for the Summer Reading Program. For all dates and times call (352) 735-7180 option 5
23 COFFEE WITH THE CREW!
Time: 9am-9:30am
Price: Free
Location: Cupcake Delights 122 E. 4th Avenue Mount Dora
Description: Enjoy a cup of coffee and delights with The Burkhardt Construction Crew and hear a brief project update.
25 BUSINESS AFTER HOURS with the Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce
Time: 5pm-7pm
Location: Stained Glass Design 403 S. Highland Street Mount Dora
Description: Please RSVP by June 24th to 352-383-2165 or chamber@mountdora.com.
25 Healthy Happy Hour - Join us!
Time: 5:30pm
Price: Free
Location: W. T. Bland Public Library 1995 N Donnelly St, Mt Dora, FL 32757
Description: Come & learn how to get it off and keep it off! Clinically proven~No diet pills~Fast results! Long-term weight management. Recommended by over 20,000 Doctors since 1980. Please RSVP to Karen Marshall 352-729-2569.
26 Summer Wine & Cheese Tasting at Osprey Lodge Assisted Living
Time: 3:00PM
Price: FREE with RSVP
Location: Osprey Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located at 1761 Nightingale Lane in Tavares.
Description: Friday, June 26, 3:00pm, Osprey Lodge Assisted Living presents a Summer Wine & Cheese Tasting at the Lodge, with music by talented Hawaiian tenor Mike Madawi, also known as Mr. Smooth of Clermont. Madawi will be presenting a concert of standards and golden oldies. The event is free but seating is limited; please call the lodge concierge desk in advance for reservations at 352)253-5100.
27 PizzAmore Grand Opening Celebration
Time: 6PM
Location: 722 E 5th Avenue, Mount Dora
Description: Yippee! After being under construction for several months, PizzAmore' has officially re-opened for business at its new location: 722 East Fifth Avenue corner of Clayton Street in Midtown Mount Dora. We're celebrating with our Grand Opening Celebration this Saturday, June 27th. The festivities will be kicked off with a Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony starting at 6pm. Fun for the whole family includes live musical entertainment, face painting and bounce house fun for the kids. Join us as we celebrate our new forever home! Call PizzAmore' 352-383-0092 www.YouLovePizza.com
28 Mount Dora Golf Association Flag Tournament
Location: 1100 South Highland Street Mount Dora
Description: Open to individuals with a handicap - Sign up at the Pro Shop or call 352-383-3954.
28 Mount Dora Golf Association Members Only Photo Shoot
Time: 8am-11am
Location: 1100 South Highland Street Mount Dora
Description: Photo Shoot for our Family Wall of Fame in the Pro Shop - Show up between 8am-11am)
28 The Sonnentag Theatre 2014 - 2015 Cubie Awards and 67th Season Celebration
Time: Celebration begins at 6PM
Price: Tickets not required
Location: 1100 N. Unser Street, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Description: The IceHouse will be celebrating the talents of all who participated in the 67th Season's productions in the annual IceHouse Cubie Awards. The evening begins with a 6PM Reception offering light desserts and cash bar followed at 7PM by the Awards and Entertainment. The awards recognize our Designers, Actors, Choreographers, Musicians, Youth program students, Volunteers, Members, Donors and Sponsors for a successful season.
Extra Info: The annual event has no admission charge and is open to all who wish to join the celebration. Tickets are not required and seating is unreserved. For the event, "Dressy Casual' attire is suggested. For more information: (352) 383-3133 or email: infor@icehousetheatre.com