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Melrose Reservation - Audio Studio (6 hrs)

2024-06-29 11:00:00 2024-06-29 17:00:00 America/New_York Melrose Reservation - Audio Studio (6 hrs) Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. Orlando Public Library - Audio Production Studio - Second Floor

Saturday, June 29
11:00am - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-29 11:00:00 2024-06-29 17:00:00 America/New_York Melrose Reservation - Audio Studio (6 hrs) Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. Orlando Public Library - Audio Production Studio - Second Floor

Orlando Public Library

Audio Production Studio - Second Floor

Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

You must be present for the duration of the session and ensure that all users follow the Terms of Use (ocls.info/MelroseTerms) and Library Rules of Conduct (ocls.info/RulesOfConduct). RESERVING TIME IN THE CENTER A Cardholder can make a reservation in-person at the Center or call 407-835-7323. If a Cardholder is 15 minutes or more late to their Studio reservation time, access to the Studio will not be granted, and a $25 Late Cancellation/No Show fee will be assessed to the Cardholder's account. Any reservation must be cancelled not later than 11:59 pm three days prior to the reservation time in order to avoid the Late Cancellation fee. For instance, if a reservation was made for anytime on Friday, the cancellation must be made no later than 11:59 pm on the prior Tuesday. These same cancellation rules apply for weekend days as the Center is open 7 days. Setup, breakdown, saving of work, and clean-up times are built into, are part of, and will not extend the reservation time. The studio must be restored back to its original condition by the Cardholder before the end of the reservation time. There is no grace period. Failure to check out by the end of the reservation time will result in a $25 fee. Members and guest accessing studios, editing bays and sound booths are required to sign the Melrose Center Terms of Use. Guest accessing these spaces are also required to present state issued identification card. Please call 407.835.7323 or email melrose@ocls.info if you have any questions or concerns. #tic101 #audiotic

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Melrose Studio Reservation |

TAGS: | tic101 | melrose-check | audiotic |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYMMO Orange Line
LYNX Bus Link 3, 6, 7, 11, 13 and 51

The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and resource center for the Orange County Library System. The Library has been located at this site since its beginnings as the Albertson Public Library in 1923. Public Reference Departments in the Orlando Public Library include Children's, Library Central, and Learning Central. The Children's Library offers spacious areas, special programs, computers and story rooms for our youngest readers and readers to be. The Technology and Education Center is located on the second floor and includes the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity. The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.

 

Upcoming events

Sun, Jul 21, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Sun, Jul 21, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 21, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sew a stylish sleeveless hoodie. Perfect for the gym, physical fitness, leisure or casual wear in summer or fall. Learn to cover stitch and insert grommets. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jul 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult
This event is full

Sun, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor,Melrose Stage - Second Floor
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Have a great time with the family while learning a new skill. Meet other Central Florida families while working on your craft. All skill levels are welcome.

Sun, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Cypress Room - Third Floor
Gather around with light refreshments as our staff share campfire stories.

Sun, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Rescheduled
Sun, Jul 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
New date Sunday, July 21, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Sun, Jul 21, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)
This event is full

Canceled
Sun, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Esta orientación es la clave para poder tener acceso a los espacios creativos y colaborativos en el Centro Melrose. ||This orientation is your key to accessing the Melrose Center.

Sun, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Create a spectacular celestial video animation using a few stills and Adobe After Effects. Learn how to import footage, set up a composition, and animate layers using keyframes.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Perfect for shopping, the beach, pool days and craft projects. This tote comes with an added bonus—it’s reversible and easily foldable for storing! Students are required to bring materials.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires.

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Mon, Jul 22, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Embark on an immersive journey into the art and science of audio mixing. Our workshop series invites you to expand your skills, unleash your creativity, and take your mixes to the next level.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
Learn the basics of a wireless microphone system to help you on your next production. Using Shure and GTD Wireless systems, we'll cover its components, setup and some common issues.

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Build and program LEGO Race Car with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
In this class you will learn common terminology for video projection as well as optimal set up techniques for them. We will also cover modes of Geometric Correction commonly found on projectors.

Mon, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central - First Floor
Jerry will lead us on a tale of piracy utilizing several artifacts and original period items from the Museum's collection, including smallswords, grappling hooks, and more! Recommended for 6-12.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Perfect for shopping, the beach, pool days and craft projects. This tote comes with an added bonus—it’s reversible and easily foldable for storing! Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Build and program LEGO Robotic Puller with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Embark on an immersive journey into the art and science of audio mixing. Our workshop series invites you to expand your skills, unleash your creativity, and take your mixes to the next level.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Tue, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come to the sewing studio to make a great pair of stretch socks just in time for cooler weather. Get creative with novelty fabrics! Students are required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Tue, Jul 23, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Inviting little explorers to learn, grow and play with hands-on activities inspired by using objects in your garage! Recommended for ages 3-5 years.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Perfect for shopping, the beach, pool days and craft projects. This tote comes with an added bonus—it’s reversible and easily foldable for storing! Students are required to bring materials.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room - Second Floor
Reading beneath a tree with the sounds of nature floating on the breeze can be enchanting enough, but these books have a little extra magic within them.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Embark on an immersive journey into the art and science of audio mixing. Our workshop series invites you to expand your skills, unleash your creativity, and take your mixes to the next level.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Wed, Jul 24, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 24, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Wed, Jul 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Create a beautiful cabled bookmark. Learn how to use a cable needle to create right and left leaning cables, while practicing pattern reading and beginning knitting techniques.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Learn the types of stretch fabrics and uses for leisure and sports wear. Explore different notions, serger and sewing machine settings for projects. Discover sizing and negative ease calculations.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Create basic shapes and objects with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using common 3D design tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Information Table

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate within the computer's interface. Practice using these two devices with hands-on exercises and online resources.

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Love shooting videos on your mobile device? Want to bump up your video skills a notch? Learn the 7 basic techniques to enhance your mobile videos.

Wed, Jul 24, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
Using the new LED Wall at the Melrose Center as a case study, learn about the components of a system as well as talk about the types of LED walls.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
This class teaches students to host live events. They learn to introduce guests/events, drive focus and turn a crowd into an audience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
Broaden your taste buds while learning about food and snacks from around the world. This month we focus on Germany.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Perfect for shopping, the beach, pool days and craft projects. This tote comes with an added bonus—it’s reversible and easily foldable for storing! Students are required to bring materials.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central - First Floor
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.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Build and program LEGO Robotic Grabber with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth. Also, go beyond the Earth with Google Sky!

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
New to Photography? This class is for you. We cover introduction to basic photography concepts including the exposure triangle, using a DSLR camera, different shooting modes, and much more!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Embark on an immersive journey into the art and science of audio mixing. Our workshop series invites you to expand your skills, unleash your creativity, and take your mixes to the next level.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Storytelling for School Age Children

Thu, Jul 25, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Storytelling for School Age Children

Thu, Jul 25, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Get hands on training with the studio lights, stands, backgrounds, and more. This class is recommended to anyone interested in taking the Studio Only or Full Access Assessments.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the basics of DSLR and Mirrorless camera functions. Get hands on experience with our cameras, while learning all about the safety and skills required to handle them.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 1:45pm
437 - Fourth Floor
A representative from Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida will be onsite the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month to answer questions and assist with the SNAP application process.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room - Second Floor
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Want to add some excitement to your movie! Learn how to make green screen videos at the Melrose Center. This class will show students how to light and shoot a green screen movie.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Design your own role-playing video games. Use Tynker to create a classic top-down role-playing game complete with enemies to fight and treasure to find.
This event is full

Canceled
Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to set up and modify a VR headset's features, navigate its operating system, and maintain a safe environment when using a VR Learning Station.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Automate everyday tasks with macros. Record data entry and formatting. Insert and modify objects to run macros without coding.

Fri, Jul 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 26, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Fri, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Explore our lens collection, gain knowledge on how to choose the right lens for the photos you're taking, and cover the basic differences between camera types and how they function.

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Premiere Pro! Color Correction is a must-learn skill for everyone involved with filmmaking and video production.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Rescheduled
Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
New date Sunday, July 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Continue your learning with Pro Tools. Explore the Mix Window and learn how to add audio effects to audio tracks. Dive in with recording and manipulating MIDI performances.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room - Second Floor
Fiber artists, share in the magic of making as we create an enchanted forest of handcrafted art. Contributors are also encouraged to submit creations of their own design. All levels are welcome.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Sat, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM technique, communicate with talents via clear-com headsets, and operate light remotely.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Venture beyond the footpath and take a walk on the wild side! Explore nature through games, activities, and STEAM challenges. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace - Second Floor
Join us for adult game time where we introduce you to the featured game of the month.

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:40pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
This series focuses on books that have been made into movies.

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Finishing a project is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. Choosing the right seam to enclose fabric edges can elevate a project from good to great.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 27, 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Family Storytime at Lake Eola Park

Sun, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Design and craft your own holo or standard Pokémon cards using everyday materials.

Sun, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sew a stylish sleeveless hoodie. Perfect for the gym, physical fitness, leisure or casual wear in summer or fall. Learn to cover stitch and insert grommets. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
Design & develop your own character using a custom puppet pattern, and our puppet family will guide you through the process step-by-step!

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central - First Floor
Celebrate the end of Summer at Your Library with a live performance! Ages 0-18. Registration is required.

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
A scene study course designed to build to a pivotal moment in the script, specifically scenes transitioning into songs. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Sun, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Rescheduled
Sun, Jul 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
New date Sunday, July 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Sun, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Sun, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Raise your video production value with motion graphic elements. Animate lower-third titles by using After Effect's shape layers, solid layers, masks, type tool and anchor point tool.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn to build the character you are playing using your lived experience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Mon, Jul 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Mon, Jul 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for Toddler and Preschool Aged Children

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for Toddler and Preschool Aged Children

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 2:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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

Rescheduled
Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Monday, July 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
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

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Students learn to use physicality to create strong, believable characters. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Jul 30, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
You’ve landed an interview! Now what? Get tips that will help you to practice and prepare, and to write a memorable thank you letter.

Tue, Jul 30, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Do you have a t-shirt that you can't wear anymore, but you love? Bring it with you and turn it into an Upcycled Tote Bag. This program is offered in partnership with Keep Orlando Beautiful.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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.

Tue, Jul 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Tue, Jul 30, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Jul 30, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Continue your learning with Pro Tools. Explore the Mix Window and learn how to add audio effects to audio tracks. Dive in with recording and manipulating MIDI performances.

Wed, Jul 31, All day
Would You Like a Bookmark Made of Recycled Book Jackets? Then Please come to the Children's Library and Take One!

Wed, Jul 31, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Tuesday, July 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Podcasting Booth - Second Floor
Get familiar with the equipment and software in the Melrose Podcast Booth. Learn how to effectively record with two – four microphones, save and export files and more. (tic101)
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room - Second Floor
Reading beneath a tree with the sounds of nature floating on the breeze can be enchanting enough, but these books have a little extra magic within them.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 31, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Harness the power of Logic Pro X to create amazing music. Explore the interface and begin working with key preferences and controls in this popular application. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Up your 3D design skills with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using loft, revolve and array tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
In this introduction course we will define live-production components and systems. You will also learn the basic concepts of live-event terminology and technical systems.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Get your sound right in Logic Pro X. Understand the routing and creation of patches, which is a crucial element in Logic Pro for building your own instruments and sounds. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Finishing a project is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. Choosing the right seam to enclose fabric edges can elevate a project from good to great.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

Wed, Jul 31, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
Learn some lighting instruments commonly used in professional stage lighting. In this class you will learn about ellipsoidal spotlights by using an ETC Source Four LED Series 2 Lustr.

Wed, Jul 31, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
This class teaches students to endow reality onto objects too difficult or dangerous to be physically used on stage. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:00am - 2:10pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
This series focuses on books that have been made into movies.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 01, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Aug 01, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions. (tic101)

Thu, Aug 01, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 01, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room - Second Floor
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.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
New to Photography? This class is for you. We cover introduction to basic photography concepts including the exposure triangle, using a DSLR camera, different shooting modes, and much more!

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Rescheduled
Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
New date Wednesday, July 31, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 02, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Fri, Aug 02, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Rescheduled
Fri, Aug 02, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Friday, August 02, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Aug 02, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Aug 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 02, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 02, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Create a Robotic Hand and learn to navigate Blender's workspace, manipulate 3D objects, and the 3D content creation pipeline.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Join us in games of skill and leverage using your very own catapult.

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 03, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Create an animated character and learn some of the most commonly used tools, techniques, and concepts involved with modeling in Blender
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
If you want to learn about some of the most fun and exciting games being developed in your community by indie developers, then this monthly meetup is for you.

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Aug 03, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Sat, Aug 03, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Go beyond the basics with your sewing machine! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish, then use your machine to attach buttons for the perfect project accent.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Sun, Aug 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Aug 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Get up and running with your new iPad or iPhone. Learn how to navigate an iPad and iPhone using gestures, install and organize apps, modify general and privacy settings and more.

Sun, Aug 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Go on a coding adventure. Help Awbie, the loveable monster, find his animal friends with the use of tangible Osmo coding blocks in this fun game.

Sun, Aug 04, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Get organized with your iPad or iPhone. Learn to create and edit events, reminders, lists and notes with Calendar, Reminders and Notes apps.

Sun, Aug 04, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cypress Room - Third Floor
Join us and discover the benefits of thrifting. Learn the practices of sustainable fashion and tips for successful shopping.

Sun, Aug 04, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Continue your learning with Pro Tools. Explore the Mix Window and learn how to add audio effects to audio tracks. Dive in with recording and manipulating MIDI performances.

Sun, Aug 04, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Sun, Aug 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Aug 05, 10:00am - 10:15am
Storytime for babies - birth to 18 months. Orange County residents are invited to stop by the library’s book bike to register for cards and check out items between 10:00 am and 11:30 am.

Rescheduled
Mon, Aug 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
New date Monday, August 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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, Aug 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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, Aug 05, 10:20am - 10:40am
Storytime for toddlers - 18-36 months. Orange County residents are invited to stop by the library’s book bike to register for cards and check out items between 10:00 am and 11:30 am.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:45am - 11:15am
Storytime for Preschool-Aged Children. Orange County residents are invited to stop by the library’s book bike to register for cards and check out items between 10:00 am and 11:30 am.

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Learn safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Mon, Aug 05, 12:15pm - 1:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Mon, Aug 05, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Aug 05, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Create basic shapes and objects with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using common 3D design tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.

Mon, Aug 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn how to use a self-tape kit to film your audition pieces. This class will cover how to set up the equipment safely and lighting settings needed to capture your best takes.

Mon, Aug 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Mon, Aug 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Create the world for your Roblox games. Learn to use pre-designed and custom elements to build your world from scratch with Roblox Studio.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Mon, Aug 05, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Albertson Room - Third Floor
Travel through the decades during our new monthly trivia game series. This month's game will focus on the 1950s.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Get hands on training with the studio lights, stands, backgrounds, and more. This class is recommended to anyone interested in taking the Studio Only or Full Access Assessments.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Want to add some excitement to your movie! Learn how to make green screen videos at the Melrose Center. This class will show students how to light and shoot a green screen movie.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Cuéntame un Cuento is an interactive storytime featuring books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Students learn what a pop song is and how to create songs their audience will want to hear repeatedly. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
You will not be-leaf how easy, yet beautiful a coaster set is to make. As we approach the end of Summer, lets get cozy with a fall-project. Chose different shapes for a variety.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Take an average photo and make it pop. Learn basic color correction techniques and make global and location adjustments to images in Adobe Camera Raw.

Tue, Aug 06, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the basics of DSLR and Mirrorless camera functions. Get hands on experience with our cameras, while learning all about the safety and skills required to handle them.

Tue, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Learn the basics of animation in this Adobe After Effects starter class. Explore compositions, layers, keyframes, and motion paths by creating a bouncing ball animation.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
You’ve landed an interview! Now what? Get tips that will help you to practice and prepare.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
This class is an introduction to some of the simplest lighting set ups used for portrait photography.

Tue, Aug 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Tue, Aug 06, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Wiggle and stretch to stories, songs and rhymes focusing on motor development. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Red Room - Second Floor
Never miss out on capturing a memory with your iPad or iPhone. Learn about the camera options and modes and how to use them to take amazing photos. Perform simple edits to clean up your images.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 07, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 07, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Wed, Aug 07, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Magnolia Room - Third Floor
Practice mindfulness as you create a geometric, painted mandala using a few simple tools.

Wed, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Thu, Aug 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Magnolia Room - Third Floor
Learn about the social media sensation... shelfies!

Thu, Aug 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Discover the artistry of Jackson Pollock! Learn his history and create a piece inspired by his work. Recommended for ages 9-12.

Thu, Aug 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Using just a beauty dish and a soft box, learn four different glamor lighting set ups to help enhance any standard portrait into a glamorous session!

Thu, Aug 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Get more precise control over your presentation. Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools.

Thu, Aug 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This hands-on class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing.

Thu, Aug 08, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Record it right the first time. Identify the parts and popular arrangements of drum kits, while troubleshooting issues with equipment. Record drums in mono, stereo and with spot miking. (tic101)

Thu, Aug 08, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 08, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:00am - 1:45pm
437 - Fourth Floor
A representative from Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida will be onsite the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month to answer questions and assist with the SNAP application process.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Rescheduled
Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Monday, August 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Aug 09, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Fri, Aug 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 09, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Fri, Aug 09, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Aug 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Continue your learning with Pro Tools. Explore the Mix Window and learn how to add audio effects to audio tracks. Dive in with recording and manipulating MIDI performances.

Fri, Aug 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

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

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy a library program filled with fun for the whole family right in your own neighborhood! Held at the Waterleigh Community Clubhouse, 16150 Pebble Bluff Loop, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sat, Aug 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 10, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 10, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Aug 10, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central - First Floor
Immerse yourself in the vibrant history of Polynesia through elaborate dances.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Club Central
Share your love of anime and manga at the library, complete with snacks and activities curated for the theme of the month. Recommended for ages 13-17.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace - Second Floor
Join us for adult game time where we introduce you to the featured game of the month.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
You will not be-leaf how easy, yet beautiful a coaster set is to make. As we approach the end of Summer, lets get cozy with a fall-project. Chose different shapes for a variety.

Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Sat, Aug 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
Join us the second Saturday of each month at the Melrose Center for this fun filled rollercoaster of laughs featuring improv actors from the Orlando Improv Community.

Sat, Aug 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Podcasting Booth - Second Floor
Get familiar with the equipment and software in the Melrose Podcast Booth. Learn how to effectively record with two – four microphones, save and export files and more. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 11, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sew pull-over tops with self fabric neckbands, back and short sleeves with seaming details. Create round contrast neckband, back and sleeve panels. Students are required to bring fabric.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Aug 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

Sun, Aug 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn how to use a self-tape kit to film your audition pieces. This class will cover how to set up the equipment safely and lighting settings needed to capture your best takes.

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Aug 11, 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Sun, Aug 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
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.

Sun, Aug 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

Sun, Aug 11, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 11, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Sun, Aug 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Aug 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Aug 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Using footage from the Melrose Center's Reel to Real Podcast video, we perform a demo of how to mark up and sync up clips to use in a multi-camera sequence.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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, Aug 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Explore our lens collection, gain knowledge on how to choose the right lens for the photos you're taking, and cover the basic differences between camera types and how they function.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Guide sixteen little blue creatures to safety through a series of logic-based puzzles. Help the Zoombinis across treacherous cliffs, past hungry pizza trolls, and up an unclimbable wall.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
A scene study course designed to build to a pivotal moment in the script, specifically scenes transitioning into songs. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Mon, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Aug 12, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Up your 3D design skills with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using loft, revolve and array tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.

Mon, Aug 12, 2:45pm - 4:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Mon, Aug 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Mon, Aug 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
From just adding a hint of color to highlight your subjects hair to changing the color of an entire background, learning to use color gels will help you add some dimension to any photoshoot.

Mon, Aug 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
Learn to cultivate herbs like a pro! Fleet Farming covers growing, harvesting, and using herbs for cooking and wellness. From basil to rosemary, unlock the secrets to a thriving herb garden.

Mon, Aug 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Get ready for your next dinner party with your very own placemats! We will be using straight stitching and turning out techniques with batting.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Learn a simple and efficient way to monitor your blood pressure at home, view diagrams on how to check your blood pressure accurately, access logs to track monitor readings, and more!

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
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.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Mix a delicious fluffy pancake and enjoy your fun breakfast creation! Adult participation is required. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytelling for Adult residents of Blake at Hamlin

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn how to use a self-tape kit to film your audition pieces. This class will cover how to set up the equipment safely and lighting settings needed to capture your best takes.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
This tool belt is a handy place to keep small tools of any kind. Great for crafters, gardeners and DIY warriors. Learn to make this tool belt from start to finish.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Create a spectacular celestial video animation using a few stills and Adobe After Effects. Learn how to import footage, set up a composition, and animate layers using keyframes.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Tue, Aug 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
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.

Tue, Aug 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Aug 13, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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.

Tue, Aug 13, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Aug 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Inviting little explorers to learn, grow and play with hands-on activities inspired by using objects in your kitchen! Recommended for ages 3-5 years.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Build and program LEGO Robotic Bee with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
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.

Wed, Aug 14, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn to build the character you are playing using your lived experience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Wed, Aug 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Explore lessons and hands-on activities to inspire curiosity and learning while your caregivers connect on their homeschool journey. Recommended for ages 6-17.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Wed, Aug 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
Learn the basics of a wireless microphone system to help you on your next production. Using Shure and GTD Wireless systems, we'll cover its components, setup and some common issues.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Let's-a go! Create custom Super Mario levels and worlds with enemies, obstacles, and rewards. Challenge classmates to play your game and try to beat their levels.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
This class is an introduction to some of the simplest lighting set ups used for portrait photography.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Foamsmithing is the art of creating props and costumes using different types of foam. You will get hands-on experience using Pepakura, Silhouette Cameo, the Dremel tool among other tools of the trade.

Wed, Aug 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Wed, Aug 14, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Aug 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learning Cube - Second Floor
Make finding your photos easy with your iPad or iPhone.  Learn to organize photos into albums, moments and collections. Edit photos with filters and exposure tools to enhance your images.

Wed, Aug 14, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Aug 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Stage - Second Floor
In this class you will learn common terminology for video projection as well as optimal set up techniques for them. We will also cover modes of Geometric Correction commonly found on projectors.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Aug 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Thu, Aug 15, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
You filmed your video- now what? Edit your project in DaVinci Resolve's Edit Page, a great start to post-production.

Thu, Aug 15, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
Join Tee Rogers, Pre-Planning Advisor with Baldwin Fairchild as she shares the process of starting a conversation and navigating final arrangements for yourself or a loved one.

Thu, Aug 15, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Continue your learning with Pro Tools. Explore the Mix Window and learn how to add audio effects to audio tracks. Dive in with recording and manipulating MIDI performances.

Thu, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
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.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Thu, Aug 15, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Fold paper dogs just in time for International Dog Day and unravel the fun of this ancient craft! Go on a fun and educational journey into the world of paper folding. Recommend for ages 8-12.

Thu, Aug 15, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Thu, Aug 15, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
The OCLS Book Bike will be out at the Orange County Regional History Center for the Third Thursday @ The Museum! Come for the festivities and explore the books available for check-out to take home!

Thu, Aug 15, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Aug 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Magnolia Room - Third Floor
Use air-dry clay and paint to create a one of a kind magnet in this two-part class.

Thu, Aug 15, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room - Second Floor
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Podcasting Booth - Second Floor
Get familiar with the equipment and software in the Melrose Podcast Booth. Learn how to effectively record with two – four microphones, save and export files and more. (tic101)

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Get hands on training with the studio lights, stands, backgrounds, and more. This class is recommended to anyone interested in taking the Studio Only or Full Access Assessments.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Fri, Aug 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Aug 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the basics of DSLR and Mirrorless camera functions. Get hands on experience with our cameras, while learning all about the safety and skills required to handle them.

Fri, Aug 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Fri, Aug 16, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators Combined - Second Floor
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Aug 16, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
New to Photography? This class is for you. We cover introduction to basic photography concepts including the exposure triangle, using a DSLR camera, different shooting modes, and much more!

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central - First Floor
Enchanting harp and clarinet sounds will fill the air as you sit back and relax while talented musicians transport you with a repertoire ranging from lyrical songs, tangos to light classical tunes.

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Aug 17, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
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.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Dive into the art of precision and rhythm, honing your skills to begin crafting dynamic, professional-level drum tracks using Toontrack's Superior Drummer 3.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.

Sat, Aug 17, 3:00pm - 5:10pm
Albertson Room - Third Floor
This series focuses on books that have been made into movies.

Sat, Aug 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Aug 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Papa Bear - First Floor
Satisfy your cravings and learn tips and tricks for making the ultimate nachos. Recommended for ages 13-18.

Sun, Aug 18, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Sew pull-over tops with self fabric neckbands, back and short sleeves with seaming details. Create round contrast neckband, back and sleeve panels. Students are required to bring fabric.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 18, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 18, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sun, Aug 18, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Get hands on training with the studio lights, stands, backgrounds, and more. This class is recommended to anyone interested in taking the Studio Only or Full Access Assessments.

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Central - First Floor
Meet & greet local authors at our Local Authors Festival. Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing.

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Students learn to use physicality to create strong, believable characters. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Make universal style changes to all slides in your presentation. Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master.

Sun, Aug 18, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
Using the new LED Wall at the Melrose Center as a case study, learn about the components of a system as well as talk about the types of LED walls.

Sun, Aug 18, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools.

Sun, Aug 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Sun, Aug 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Learn the basics of DSLR and Mirrorless camera functions. Get hands on experience with our cameras, while learning all about the safety and skills required to handle them.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Go beyond the basics with your sewing machine! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish, then use your machine to attach buttons for the perfect project accent.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
New to Photography? This class is for you. We cover introduction to basic photography concepts including the exposure triangle, using a DSLR camera, different shooting modes, and much more!

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room - Second Floor
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space - Second Floor
Learn how to use a self-tape kit to film your audition pieces. This class will cover how to set up the equipment safely and lighting settings needed to capture your best takes.

Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Mon, Aug 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Mon, Aug 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab - Second Floor
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Mon, Aug 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Makerspace - Second Floor
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Mon, Aug 19, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Mon, Aug 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
This class is an introduction to some of the simplest lighting set ups used for portrait photography.

Mon, Aug 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
LED Wall - Second Floor
Esta orientación es la clave para poder tener acceso a los espacios creativos y colaborativos en el Centro Melrose. ||This orientation is your key to accessing the Melrose Center.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 5:00pm
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

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear - First Floor
Learn new fine motor skills using paint, paste, glue, and stamps to create! Toddlers will enjoy stories and songs about the weather, then create a paper sun. Recommended for ages 18-36 months.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Go beyond the basics with your sewing machine! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish, then use your machine to attach buttons for the perfect project accent.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio - Second Floor
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
From just adding a hint of color to highlight your subjects hair to changing the color of an entire background, learning to use color gels will help you add some dimension to any photoshoot.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Tue, Aug 20, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Aug 20, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio - Second Floor
Purchased a pair of pants or skirt that's just a bit too long? Join us in this sewing class and learn how to complete simple hems on everything from dress pants to skirts.

Tue, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom - Second Floor
Raise your video production value with motion graphic elements. Animate lower-third titles by using After Effect's shape layers, solid layers, masks, type tool and anchor point tool.

Tue, Aug 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room - Second Floor
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Aug 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room - Second Floor
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Tue, Aug 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Tue, Aug 20, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Tue, Aug 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio - Second Floor
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Aug 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room - Second Floor
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Tue, Aug 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio - Second Floor
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)