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News Release

For immediate release - October 30, 2019

Top November Events


 

Check out the top November 2019 events! All free.
Full calendar of all library events here.

Tavares Public Library
PBS Screening: Country Music, Directed by Ken Burns
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 @ 1pm
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 @ 10:30am
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 @ 6:30pm
Teens & Adults
Explore the history of a uniquely American art form:
country music! This program is in partnership with
the PBS Books Library Engagement program.


Fruitland Park Library
Lunch & Learn Series: Quilts of Valor
Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 @ 12 – 1pm
Adults
Learn about the people that make and give these precious
quilts to our veterans. Bring your own lunch, or call ahead
and pre-order from the Gardenia Café. Sandwich, drink
and chips @ $6.00 + tax.


Tavares Public Library
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 @ 12:30pm
Veterans Day Musical Tribute
All ages
Lakeside Chamber Players will present a 60-minute
concert featuring patriotic tunes and classic
melodies in honor of Veterans Day.


Marion Baysinger Memorial County Library
Conversational English Class
Recurring event. Held every Tuesday.
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 @ 6pm – 7:45pm
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 @ 6pm – 7:45pm
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 @ 6pm – 7:45pm
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 @ 6pm – 7:45pm
Adults
Improve your English pronunciation and grammar
in this class! Registration required. Call the library at 352-429-5840.


East Lake County Library
Coffee & Crafting for the Friends
Recurring event. Held every Wednesday.
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 @ 10am – 12pm
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 @ 10am – 12pm
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 @ 10am – 12pm
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 @ 10am – 12pm
Adults
Calling all retirees to enjoy coffee and company while
creating crafts to sell at Friends events! Crafting supplies
will be provided. Donations are welcomed. New craft each week.


Cagan Crossings Community Library
“Read for the Record” during Preschool Story Time
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 @ 11am – 12pm
Ages 2-5
Jumpstart's annual "Read for the Record" brings together millions
of people around the world to read the same book on the same
day to raise awareness about the importance of early literacy.
This year’s book is “Thank You, Omu!”


Leesburg Public Library
Plantation Lake Brass-A Tribute to Veterans
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 @ 2pm
Adults
Discover these local brass musicians and
enjoy a moving tribute to our veterans!


Cagan Crossings Community Library
Saturday Movie Day
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 @ 10:30am – 12:30pm
All ages
Come watch the new Lion King, a live-action
blockbuster movie! Movie is rated PG
and is 1 hour and 58 minutes long. Enjoy free
popcorn and juice.


East Lake County Library
Living on Canvas
Recurring event. Held every second and fourth Tuesday.
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 @ 6pm – 8pm
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 @ 6pm – 8pm
Adults
Learn new painting techniques and unearth your hidden
talent in this beginner’s class! Participants must bring
own supplies (11 x 14 canvas, acrylic paints, brushes).
Some materials are available. Registration required. Call the
library at 352-383-9980.


W.T. Bland Public Library
Disney World for Grown-Ups: What’s New
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 @ 11am
Adults
Learn all about what’s new (Galaxy’s Edge, Destino Towers),
holiday events, great photo op spots and must-see resorts
and restaurants from a Disney aficionado and travel agent.
Refreshments served. Sponsored by the Mount
Dora Library Association.


Cooper Memorial Library
The October Mountain Washtub Band
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 @ 6pm – 7pm
All ages
Back by popular demand! This group gets its name from an actual
mountainin the Appalachian chain in Western Massachusetts.
Band members include Don on harmonica & accordion, Cookie
on guitar & fiddle, Dolly on washtub bass, Dave on mandolin
& guitar, and Dale on banjo, fiddle, & guitar.


Fruitland Park Library
Identity Theft and Fraud: What You Need to Protect Yourself
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 @ 1 – 2pm
Adults
Millions of Americans have their identities stolen each year.
Learn how thieves and scams work, and how to protect
yourself from them. Registration required. Call the
library at 352-360-6561.


Leesburg Public Library
African American Genealogy Workshop
Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 @ 1 – 4pm
Adults
This workshop will discuss getting started in genealogy,
learning about special resources for digging deeper,
African American military ancestors, and researching migration
stories. Beginner and experienced researchers welcomed.


Marion Baysinger Memorial County Library
The Tech Guru Is In
Recurring event. Held every third Monday of the month.
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 @ 1:30pm – 3:30pm
All ages
Bring your cellphone, laptop, Kindle, Apple watch
or other tech device for some one-on-one, basic training!


Cooper Memorial Library
Comedy & Variety Show with Todd Charles
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 @ 6pm – 7pm
All ages
Join us for an evening of live comedy, magic, juggling and music!


Minneola Schoolhouse Library
Big Band Holiday Music Concert
Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 @ 3pm – 4pm
All ages
Back by popular demand! The 20 members of the Osceola 
Arts Big Band will play famous Christmas favorites from 
swing, to rock ‘n’ roll, with a few jazz and Latin favorites 
thrown in. Sponsored by theFriends of the Minneola
Schoolhouse 
Library. Concert held at the Minneola City
Hall at 800 US-27, Minneola, FL
 34715.


W.T. Bland Public Library
Lake County Ladies Chorus: Songs of Christmas
Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 @ 11am
All ages
Start this holiday season with the joyful voices of the
Lake County Ladies Chorus! You’ll hear your holiday
favorites and all are welcome to sing along!
Sponsored by the Mount Dora Library Association.

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Media contact:
Keri Lyttle
Program Specialist
352-253-6180
klyttle@mylakelibrary.org

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