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Easy Typing (Ages 7-9)

2024-04-20 14:00:00 2024-04-20 15:00:00 America/New_York Easy Typing (Ages 7-9) Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro! Alafaya Branch - Alafaya - Computer Lab

Saturday, April 20
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-04-20 14:00:00 2024-04-20 15:00:00 America/New_York Easy Typing (Ages 7-9) Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro! Alafaya Branch - Alafaya - Computer Lab

Alafaya Branch

Alafaya - Computer Lab

Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro!

  • Class Duration: 1 hour 
  • Age Requirements: 7-9*
  • Recommended Prerequisite: None
  • Required Skills: Basic Computer
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

*For the safety and comfort of children, a responsible adult or caregiver must accompany children 10 years of age or younger while they are using the Library.

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | Basic Tech Skills |

TAGS: | whizkids | tec101 |

Alafaya Branch

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
We're closed Sunday May 26 due to Closed - Memorial Day
Mon, May 20 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, May 21 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 22 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 23 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed
(Closed - Memorial Day)

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 104 East Colonial

 

The Alafaya Branch has a long history of providing library services to the East Orange County community. The branch originally opened in 1965 as the Azalea Park branch, situated on Lake Barton Road. From the 1970s through the 1990s the branch provided library services from shopping center locations. Ground was broken in January 1999 for a new branch, designed to be the prototype branch for future Orange County Library System branches. Opened on February 1, 2000, the Alafaya branch was funded by a Florida Library Construction Grant.

Upcoming events

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Visit the ancient world of Kumandra to learn about dragons, and save the day with stories, activities, and crafts inspired by Raya and the Last Dragon. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Tue, May 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Use motors to help your powerful shark swim through the ocean!
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 10:15am - 11:00am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Get ready to move and groove! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, May 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the world of LEGO WeDo as we build and program LEGO robotics. Build a flipping acrobat and discover how code can bring machines to life!
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore science and engineering with LEGOs! Learn about earthquakes, and how we can build buildings to withstand different magnitudes while building your own earthquake simulator.

Thu, May 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Thu, May 30, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Thu, May 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
It’s a solid, it’s a liquid, it’s Oobleck! Learn the science behind Oobleck from Dr. Seuss’s "Bartholomew and the Oobleck," and then make your own. Recommended for ages 7-9.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the world of LEGO WeDo as we build and program LEGO robotics. Build a flipping acrobat and discover how code can bring machines to life!
This event is full

Fri, May 31, 10:15am - 10:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, May 31, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, May 31, 11:15am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0-18 months.

Fri, May 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Fri, May 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create and mod retro games! Design your own characters and code their behavior using Microsoft's MakeCode Arcade, a free online 2D game development environment.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
This class is designed for students with a high-beginner to intermediate level of English. Continue to practice basic vocabulary and grammar.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Take your digital art to the next level with a Wacom drawing tablet! Discover digital art fundamentals and explore different uses for a drawing tablet while learning helpful tips.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
A series of workshops in which students can practice their English speaking and listening skills. Recommended for those with a basic understanding of English.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with objects and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Sat, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Earn community service hours by becoming involved in Alafaya's teen literary and creative arts magazine. Registration required. Ages 13-18.

Sun, Jun 02, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Build powerful legs to help your frog hop around!
This event is full

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Come play board games and card games with family and friends.

Sun, Jun 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-17.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
There's something for everyone in this high-energy variety show. Your kids will be dazzled with juggling, magic, plate-spinning and more! Recommended for ages 0-12.

Mon, Jun 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1,Alafaya - Back of Branch
Let's go on an adventure! Explore the wilderness in this nature-themed storytime with stories, games, and crafts. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using visual programming.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using Swift programming.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Help your child develop gross-motor skills in this interactive bubble party. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Jun 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the world of LEGO WeDo as we build and program LEGO robotics. Build a flipping acrobat and discover how code can bring machines to life!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.

Wed, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Paint lots of rocks! Everyone will get several small rocks to paint as fun summer bug friends. Registration required for each child. Recommended for ages 6-8.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Use motion sensors to code your snakes powerful bite!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Design and create your own pin board to display pins from your favorite fandoms! Recommended for ages 18 and up.

Wed, Jun 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Ready for a vacation? Plan out your next big adventure using Google My Maps! Discover places near and far, create a custom map showing the places you want to go, and plan your trip's itinerary.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
In colorful pirate garb, Katie brings these stories to life with a treasure chest full of props and costumes, vivid scenery, parrot puppets, and audience participation. Recommended for ages 4-10.

Thu, Jun 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Thu, Jun 06, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Thu, Jun 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Celebrate summer by making your own colorful floating flower frame! Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Build powerful legs to help your frog hop around!
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The Alafaya Book Club's June selection is the classic "Lessons in Chemistry" by Bonnie Garmus.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:15am - 10:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, Jun 07, 11:15am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0-18 months.

Fri, Jun 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Fri, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Start crocheting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark for your favorite read. Techniques include creating a slip knot, chaining, and single crochet stitches.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
This class is designed for students with a high-beginner to intermediate level of English. Continue to practice basic vocabulary and grammar.

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
A series of workshops in which students can practice their English speaking and listening skills. Recommended for those with a basic understanding of English.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Earn community service hours by preforming or being a good audience member Registration required. Ages 13-18.

Sun, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Use motion sensors to code your snakes powerful bite!
This event is full

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Storytime is the right time for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sun, Jun 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-17.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Come color mandalas and connect color to emotions.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Learn a new dance with professional folkloric dancers from Raymi Dance School. Discover the history of Peru through this cultural dance performance. Recommended for families with children ages 0-12.

Mon, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Learn how to crochet a bracelet. Ages 8 -12. Beginners welcome. Materials will be provided.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch,Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Let's save the day the super hero way! Enjoy super stories, heroic games, and costume crafts. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while creating your own stop motion movie! Use the Stop Motion Studio app to bring objects to life, add titles, credits, sound, and more.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while creating your own stop motion movie! Use the Stop Motion Studio app to bring objects to life, add titles, credits, sound, and more.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:15am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Learn new fine motor skills using paint, paste, glue, and stamps to create! Young Children will enjoy stories, songs and exploring age-appropriate art experiences. Recommended for ages 18-36 months.

Wed, Jun 12, 11:00am - 11:45am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Help code a timid turtle come out of his shell!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.

Wed, Jun 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1,Alafaya - Back of Branch
Discover an art adventure! Learn about a different artist or artistic style and then create your own masterpiece. Recommended for ages 6-12.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Build powerful legs to help your frog hop around!
This event is full

Wed, Jun 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Bring your design ideas to life with Canva, a free graphic design application. Save time by building on thousands of professional templates to create logos, flyers, social media content and more.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Watch Blaise Ryndes, master bubble performer, blow gigantic bubbles and create “liquid fireworks.” Listen to fun music as you are amazed by this bubble and light show. Recommended for ages 0-12.

Thu, Jun 13, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
Bring your plants and ask questions! Master Gardener Volunteers from the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Office will be available to answer your gardening questions.

Thu, Jun 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Thu, Jun 13, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Thu, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Learn to make classic s'mores, then go crazy with different ingredients for a taste adventure! Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration for each child required.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Use motion sensors to code your snakes powerful bite!
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 10:15am - 10:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, Jun 14, 11:15am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0-18 months.

Fri, Jun 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Canceled
Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Younglings, Padawans, Jedi, and Sith are invited to make Star Wars themed crafts, and enjoy galactic stories and games, inspired by a galaxy far, far away. Recommended for ages 4-12.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
This class is designed for students with a high-beginner to intermediate level of English. Continue to practice basic vocabulary and grammar.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create real LEGO video games. Use Unity's LEGO Microgame builder to make characters, design landscapes, and add obstacles to your own game.

Sat, Jun 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
A series of workshops in which students can practice their English speaking and listening skills. Recommended for those with a basic understanding of English.

Sat, Jun 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Fill in a magic coloring page and watch your picture come to life. Use an awesome app called Quiver to interact with the page and even play games using a smart device - that's augmented reality!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Engineer your own robot with simple materials, and then decorate it to look like your favorite droid. Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 16, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Create dynamic arms and code your gorilla to walk.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-17.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Get ready to move and dance with this lively and engaging DJ. Challenge yourself to learn new dances and join in on the ones you know. A dance party for everyone to enjoy. Recommended for ages 0-12.

Mon, Jun 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Learn basic watercolor techniques as we venture into landscape paintings. Recommended for ages 18 and up. Registration required.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch,Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Princesses may be regal, but they're also ready to save the day! Come celebrate your favorite princesses with stories, games, and crafts. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Jun 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using visual programming.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using Swift programming.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Meet animal ambassadors such as alligators, lizards, tree frogs, creepy bugs, and slithering snakes. Learn about animals in this unique and exciting program. Recommended for children ages 0-12.

Thu, Jun 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Thu, Jun 20, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Thu, Jun 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Learn about habitats, plants, and animals through books and crafts. This month we're learning about the desert. Registration required for each child. Recommended for ages 6-8.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Create dynamic arms and code your gorilla to walk.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:15am - 10:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, Jun 21, 11:15am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0-18 months.

Fri, Jun 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
This class is designed for students with a high-beginner to intermediate level of English. Continue to practice basic vocabulary and grammar.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Back of Branch
The Reading Education Assistance Dogs® [R.E.A.D.] program improves children’s reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method: reading to a therapy dog. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create real LEGO video games. Use Unity's LEGO Microgame builder to make characters, design landscapes, and add obstacles to your own game.

Sat, Jun 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
A series of workshops in which students can practice their English speaking and listening skills. Recommended for those with a basic understanding of English.

Sat, Jun 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create the world for your Roblox games. Learn to use pre-designed and custom elements to build your world from scratch with Roblox Studio.

Sat, Jun 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Got writer's block? Join us at this short story writing workshop and let the randomness of dice give you inspiration. Registration required for each attendee. Ages 18 and up.

Sat, Jun 22, 4:25pm - 5:25pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Make your own pride themed shrinky dink jewelry.

Sun, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover how different animals move as you build and program robotic LEGO animals. Build powerful legs to help your frog hop around!
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Sun, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Halloween dress-up with crafts and games.

Sun, Jun 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-17.
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Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch
Enjoy a snake show with a Professional Snake Handler, Chief Rowley, and his variety of rescued reptile friends. It’s guaranteed to both entertain and educate! Recommended for ages 0-12.

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
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Mon, Jun 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!
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Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Fiber artists, share in the magic of making as we create an enchanted forest of handcrafted art. Join in on the fun and create a flower or anything related to our theme.

Mon, Jun 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Back of Branch,Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Dive down deep for ocean-themed stories, songs, and games. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Combine stop motion animation and LEGOs to make your won monster movie! Explore the basics of animation while creating your own stop motion movie.
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Tue, Jun 25, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Combine stop motion animation and LEGOs to make your won monster movie! Explore the basics of animation while creating your own stop motion movie.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
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