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Open Lab: Sewing

2019-10-10 17:30:00 2019-10-10 19:30:00 America/New_York Open Lab: Sewing Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials. Orlando Public Library

Thursday, October 10
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-10 17:30:00 2019-10-10 19:30:00 America/New_York Open Lab: Sewing Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials. Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

Sewing Studio

Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here to create your projects. Participants must bring all of the fabric, patterns, thread and notions (e.g. interfacing, zippers, etc.) needed for the project. 

What We Have ? Singer Sewing Machines - Large Cutting Tables and Mats - Sergers - Computer Embroidery Machines

  • Prerequisites to use a sewing machine:
    • Sewing: Introduction to the Sewing Machine
      OR
    • Participants must be able to wind a bobbin, thread a sewing machine, sew straight seams, read simple patterns and cut fabric with minimal assistance.
  • Prerequisites to use a serger:
    • Sewing: Introduction to the Serger
    • Sewing: Threading a Serger
      OR
    • Participants must be able to serge fabric, thread a serger and adjust thread tensions.
  • Required Prerequisites to use an embroidery machine:
    • Sewing: Orientation to the Embroidery Machine

Age requirements: Adults; for anyone under the age of 18, guardian must sign waiver and accompany the child.

TAGS: | Maker/DIY | Life Skills |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Oct 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

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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

Mon, Oct 14, 9:15am - 10:15am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Add to your Fall wardrobe with a pencil skirt. Skirt in five lengths pattern has front and back darts, back zipper, faced waist and optional belt loops. Students are required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
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)
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Are you looking the opportunity to get more hands-on practice with Adobe? Stop in to this Q&A session to receive extra time to use the software/equipment with an instructor to answer questions.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Mon, Oct 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Experience the potential of this inexpensive and accessible tool. Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Did you know you could use a DSLR camera to record videos? Learn how to master your DSLR camera to shoot high-quality videos to play on your television or mobile device.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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)
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Immerse yourself in 360 videos. Learn how to operate a 360-degree camera to create a highly engaging video for your webpage, YouTube or Facebook. Recommended Audience: Adult
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Get better control over managing and organizing large collections of photographs. Once your photos are imported, find out how to categorize, tag, and rank your photos.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Make and program an automatic on/off night light, digital thermometer, and vibration security alarm. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a variety of external sensors. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover how easy it is to adjust one or multiple photos with just a few simple clicks. Quickly edit, correct exposure, convert images and enhance the color of your photos.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Purple Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 14, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 14, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a digital button counter, and a dynamic light level sensing display. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a seven-segment digit display to show numbers and characters. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Add new stitches to your repertoire! Crochet a bookmark with the double and half double crochet stitches.

Mon, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
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Mon, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Red Room
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Learn how to create origami cranes. This event is taking part in conjunction with the Hiroshima/Nagasaki Peace Exhibition.

Mon, Oct 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Tue, Oct 15, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Oct 15, 9:30am - 10:30am
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Tue, Oct 15, 9:30am - 10:30am
Audio Production Studio
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, Oct 15, 9:30am - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Add to your Fall wardrobe with a pencil skirt. Skirt in five lengths pattern has front and back darts, back zipper, faced waist and optional belt loops. Students are required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter.

Tue, Oct 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Tue, Oct 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Tue, Oct 15, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Tue, Oct 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails.

Tue, Oct 15, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Tue, Oct 15, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 15, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Tue, Oct 15, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders.

Tue, Oct 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
437 - Fourth 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, Oct 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms.

Tue, Oct 15, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Purple Room
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Tue, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create your own witch hat for Halloween. This easy to make witch hat uses three fat quarters, interfacing and bias tape. Students are required to bring materials. See description for details.

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Simulation Lab
Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. (tic101)

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to buy and sell handmade or vintage items on Etsy.com Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Oct 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Tue, Oct 15, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Red Room
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, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Learn how we use carbohydrates for energy from Joycelyn Bryant of Joycelyn's Southern Kitchen. Learn how to make lower-carb versions of your favorite foods. Registration required.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Wed, Oct 16, 9:30am - 10:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Add to your Fall wardrobe with a pencil skirt. Skirt in five lengths pattern has front and back darts, back zipper, faced waist and optional belt loops. Students are required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 16, 10:00am - 7:45pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 16, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Wed, Oct 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs.

Wed, Oct 16, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Wed, Oct 16, 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Purple Room
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.

Wed, Oct 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
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, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create your own witch hat for Halloween. This easy to make witch hat uses three fat quarters, interfacing and bias tape. Students are required to bring materials. See description for details.

Wed, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.

Wed, Oct 16, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
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, Oct 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Wed, Oct 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Scripts make arranging events in gameplay and responding to input from a user possible. Control the physical behaviors of game objects using C-sharp scripts in Unity.

Wed, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Sewing Studio
Knit your first pair of toe-up slipper socks. Socks knit with worsted weight yarn are perfect for lounging. Learn how to cast on and knit with double-pointed needles and make an afterthought heel.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.

Wed, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop provides a powerful CAD software solution for cutting parts on a CNC Router. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 16, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Red Room
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Join us for structured writing time and light refreshments. Writers of all types and levels are encouraged to attend.

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Central
This 8-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time knitting or crocheting while mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Fab Lab
Customize your cuts and engraving on different materials. Cut2D Desktop provides a full set of tool path options to convert designs from simple graphics into CNC routing operations. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tech Central
Come see what's new with the Melrose Center Video Production Studio! The video team will be on hand to demonstrate and highlight some exciting changes coming to the studio.

Wed, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Oct 17, 9:30am - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Thu, Oct 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Thu, Oct 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 7:45pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 7:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Are you looking the opportunity to get more hands-on practice with Adobe? Stop in to this Q&A session to receive extra time to use the software/equipment with an instructor to answer questions.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Complete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Tell your stories and adventures on the screen! Set the scene with dozens of cool 3D backgrounds and add animated characters and objects, each with its own unique story to tell.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Thu, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Thu, Oct 17, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Sewing Studio
Socktober Fest is here! 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.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 17, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Thu, Oct 17, 12:10pm - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Conquer stress after learning about the physical signs, behavioral signs and four stages of stress. Seminar is part of a monthly LIFE Information for Elders series. Call 407.836.7446 to register.

Thu, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop.

Thu, Oct 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Complete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Thu, Oct 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Thu, Oct 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover how to achieve flawless and smooth skin on your photographs. Work with commonly used tools and techniques to remove blemishes, soften skin and restore an image's texture.

Thu, Oct 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Make reading interactive and fun. Read and interact with popular children's story books, such as Jack and the Beanstalk and The Paper Bag Princess, then play story-related games and puzzles.

Canceled
Thu, Oct 17, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Interested in how video games are created? Create your own first-person style video game using the Unity 3D Game Development Tool.

Thu, Oct 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Design your own pop up cards. Discover the world of paper engineering while you cut, fold and decorate cool cards.

Thu, Oct 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Create vibrant and colorful photos using gels. Gain experience using lighting kits and accessories to master colored highlights, colored rim light and colored background lighting set ups.

Thu, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Thu, Oct 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club weekly discussion group to talk, meet other book club members, share experiences, and have fun. Recommended for upper elementary, tween and teen.

Thu, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers.

Thu, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Thu, Oct 17, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Thu, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Interactive Media Wall
This group meets regularly to discuss and review Ableton Live recording tips and techniques.

Thu, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Thu, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 9:15am - 10:15am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
Fab Lab
Create basic shapes and objects with a free and easy to use 3D design software. Learn to add objects, rotate, scale and snap shapes together.

Fri, Oct 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
Video Production Studio
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
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

Fri, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Celebrate your creativity! You’ll enjoy stories and songs in Spanish and English while expressing yourself through art in the style of Frida Kahlo. Recommended for preschoolers.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
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.

Canceled
Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Canceled
Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Tell your stories and adventures on the screen! Set the scene with dozens of cool 3D backgrounds and add animated characters and objects, each with its own unique story to tell.

Fri, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Create a 3D design using the Polyline and Revolve tools. Then take it to the next level and manipulate multiple objects. Give your 3D designs a realistic look and texture. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Fri, Oct 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 18, 12:15pm - 2:15pm
Blue Room
Create logos, advertisements, marketing flyers and other illustrations with ease using vector tools. Learn to draw and manipulate simple and custom shapes, brush strokes, and text in unique ways.

Fri, Oct 18, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Fri, Oct 18, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Oct 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Fab Lab
Take 3D design to the next level using the Pattern and Loft tools. Create a complex 3D objects by combining multiple shapes. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot drones through real-world tasks. Use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.

Fri, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Fri, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms.

Fri, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Build and program a Lego project with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Fri, Oct 18, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Canceled
Fri, Oct 18, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Interested in how video games are created? Create your own first-person style video game using the Unity 3D Game Development Tool.

Fri, Oct 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
What will you create today? Explore, experiment or be entertained. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Fri, Oct 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
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.

Canceled
Fri, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Join the club that crochets accessories, garments and toys. Go from first steps to creating anything you can imagine.

Fri, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Oct 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Sat, Oct 19, 9:30am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Are you ready for halloween? Join us to make this easy superhero cape for a quick and easy costume in sizes kids-adults. Students are required to bring materials. See the description for details.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Available resources include littleBits, Snap Circuits, and K'NEX. (tic101)

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sat, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Complete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Take an adventure inside a computer! Build your own paper laptop from the inside out while learning what makes a computer work.

Sat, Oct 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Calling all 4th and 5th grade Girl Scouts! Earn your Space Science Investigator Badge while exploring out of this world stories, crafts and activities.

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Discover the world of motion capture animation. Using the Perception Neuron motion capture suit and Axis Neuron software, learn techniques to record, edit and export motion capture data.

Sat, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Sat, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Under the Sea
Compete against others to see who can build the most frightfully delicious structure. Ghouls and goblins need not apply. For upper elementary and tweens. Registration required. Space is limited.

Sat, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Animate a digital character using motion capture data. Learn how to create, define and edit a character's skeletal structure using Maya's HumanIK Solver.

Sat, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Sat, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Interactive Media Wall
During this meetup, we will discuss and demonstrate how to set up and utilize a development environment for mixed reality experiences using the Magic Leap Device and the Magic Leap Remote Simulator.

Sun, Oct 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Design a game with code. Choose characters and backgrounds, then program a classic game you can play. Learn the basics of computer science with the Tynker app.

Sun, Oct 20, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Albertson Room
Connect with others who are interested in paper planning for both hobby and function. Share your ideas and the ways you organize your life with other like-minded individuals.

Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Central
Rob Greenfield is an adventurer and activist dedicated to leading the way to a more sustainable and just world. He embarks on extreme adventures and activism campaigns to inspire change.

Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Join the Ready, Set, Code! Club to design and build robots from scratch. Identify a problem, then brainstorm and design a robot to solve it.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Conference Room
This is a two-class event: Works with Sounds I: Introduction to Composition - 2:00 - 3:10; Works With Sounds II - Composition Seminar - 3:20 - 4:30.

Sun, Oct 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Sun, Oct 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Magnolia & Palm Room - Combined
Calling all trainers! Join the official Orlando Public Library Pokémon League. Battle with the Pokémon Trading Card Game and more. Trainers of all ages and skill levels welcome.

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a colorful bookmark.

Rescheduled
Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New date Sunday, October 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Sun, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!
This event is full

Sun, Oct 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Build your business logo using graphic design theory for concepts, color, and font choices. Learn the basics of designing a business logo using vector graphics tools.

Mon, Oct 21, 9:15am - 10:15am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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.

Mon, Oct 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Mon, Oct 21, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
DId you get your letter to attend Hogwarts? Skip the long lines and high prices at the robe shops in Diagon Alley. Come make your own Hogwarts House robes. Students are required to bring materials.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Are you looking the opportunity to get more hands-on practice with Adobe? Stop in to this Q&A session to receive extra time to use the software/equipment with an instructor to answer questions.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Red Room
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, Oct 21, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Purple Room
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags.

Mon, Oct 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Mon, Oct 21, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Fab Lab
Are you ready to take your idea to manufacturing? Learn how to measure and design your prototype for 3D printing or Injections Molding. This is an advanced class. Please see the required skills.

Mon, Oct 21, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Mon, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Red Room
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)

Mon, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Mon, Oct 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room
Want to display data properly on your web page? Learn how to build a responsive table to showcase your data.

Mon, Oct 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Fab Lab
Are you ready to take your idea to manufacturing? Learn how to create a prototype with moving parts. This is an advanced class. Please see the required skills.

Mon, Oct 21, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Mon, Oct 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Mon, Oct 21, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Purple Room
Do you want to interact with your users? Learn how to create an interactive form to collect data from your site visitors.

Mon, Oct 21, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Mon, Oct 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers.

Mon, Oct 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Crochet a cute pair of slipper socks with this fun and easy pattern. Use increases, decreases and working in the round to create socks.

Tue, Oct 22, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Oct 22, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
DId you get your letter to attend Hogwarts? Skip the long lines and high prices at the robe shops in Diagon Alley. Come make your own Hogwarts House robes. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Oct 22, 9:30am - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Want to take your coding skills to the next level? Learn how to write proper Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) code and format Web pages using external style sheets.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
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, Oct 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Join us for our weekly knitting and crocheting club. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Let augmented reality apps enhance real life experiences. Locate restaurants, design your living room, take measurements and create your own simple augmented reality with an easy to use apps.

Tue, Oct 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

Tue, Oct 22, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Blue Room
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages.

Tue, Oct 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore 3D video in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Tue, Oct 22, 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Blue Room
Do you want to draw more attention to your site? A full-screen video background is a solution.

Tue, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Are you ready for halloween? Join us to make this easy superhero cape for a quick and easy costume sizes kids-adults. Students are required to bring materials. See the description for details.

Tue, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Tue, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Make a first-person perspective virtual reality game using the Unity game engine and head-mounted displays. Create game objects and mechanics for navigation and interaction.

Tue, Oct 22, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Tue, Oct 22, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 22, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 22, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
Stranger Things are afoot again in Hawkins, Indiana. See if you have what it takes to liberate some waffles, survive the Upside Down and escape the Demogorgon. Recommended for tweens and teens.

Tue, Oct 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Determine what components need to be accessed to control specific behaviors in a game. Learn how to initialize variables and implement custom functions.

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Tue, Oct 22, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animation photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen.

Tue, Oct 22, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 22, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Purple Room
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Tue, Oct 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tech Central
Meet the Southern R2 Builders, where they’ll share the process of how to build your own droid. RSVP at meetup.com/Orlando-Melrose-Makers.

Tue, Oct 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Magnolia Room
Get together with others in our community who want to improve themselves. Learn how to utilize the power of a "mastermind" to focus on one purpose, "growth."

Tue, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
There’s nothing better than a cozy night of soup and salad. Carly Paige, health coach & healthy chef, will be giving the classic creamy tomato soup and Caesar salad a healthy makeover.

Wed, Oct 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using common electronic components and a power source. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
DId you get your letter to attend Hogwarts? Skip the long lines and high prices at the robe shops in Diagon Alley. Come make your own Hogwarts House robes. Students are required to bring materials.

Wed, Oct 23, 9:30am - 10:30am
Camellia Room (540)
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 7:45pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Gather together and listen to a story followed by fun zoo activities. Recommended for toddlers.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs.

Wed, Oct 23, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Wed, Oct 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Oct 23, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Build circuits using integrated circuits, power transistors and relays. create timers for various electronic applications. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop.

Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore the benefits of having a defined and consistent visual design style. Use a variety of tools and techniques to apply styles such as watercolor, flat, outline and more.

Wed, Oct 23, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using relays, comparator integrated circuits and a power source. Learn to read common schematic diagrams and universal symbols. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
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

Wed, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
First Floor Gallery
Drop in for a game of chess at the library. Chess sets are available for play and rule sheets are provided. All ages.

Wed, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
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, Oct 23, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Wed, Oct 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Create vibrant and colorful photos using gels. Gain experience using lighting kits and accessories to master colored highlights, colored rim light and colored background lighting set ups.

Wed, Oct 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Build your business logo using graphic design theory for concepts, color, and font choices. Learn the basics of designing a business logo using vector graphics tools.

Wed, Oct 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Sewing Studio
Knit your first pair of toe-up slipper socks. Socks knit with worsted weight yarn are perfect for lounging. Learn how to cast on and knit with double-pointed needles and make an afterthought heel.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 23, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Red Room
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Central
This 8-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tech Central
Boost your photography toolkit by exploring film photography as it gains popularity again.

Wed, Oct 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time knitting or crocheting while mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Oct 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Fab Lab
Create detailed sculptures in a digital environment. Learn to use Sculptris and the intuitive brushes and tools to create amazing artwork which can be 3D printed. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Wed, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
The Food 101 series introduces you to a new topic every month, examining the historical and social significance of what we eat.

Wed, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Thu, Oct 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
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, Oct 24, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
DId you get your letter to attend Hogwarts? Skip the long lines and high prices at the robe shops in Diagon Alley. Come make your own Hogwarts House robes. Students are required to bring materials.

Thu, Oct 24, 9:30am - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Thu, Oct 24, 9:30am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Thu, Oct 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
Melrose Classroom
Discover how to achieve flawless and smooth skin on your photographs. Work with commonly used tools and techniques to remove blemishes, soften skin and restore an image's texture.

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 7:45pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 7:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Use the Function Library to find the best fit for your project. Insert financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

Thu, Oct 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Red Room
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)

Thu, Oct 24, 10:45am - 11:45am
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Oct 24, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Create stunning interactive reports for presentations and analysis. Use Power View Reports to insert data tables, charts and maps onto a seamless canvas.

Thu, Oct 24, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Thu, Oct 24, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
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)

Thu, Oct 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Automate everyday tasks with macros. Record data entry and formatting. Insert and modify objects to run macros without coding.

Thu, Oct 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Thu, Oct 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers.

Thu, Oct 24, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools. Learn how to create and customize PivotTables and PivotCharts using Microsoft Excel.

Thu, Oct 24, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Thu, Oct 24, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter.

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.

Thu, Oct 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Melrose Classroom
This class will introduce you to the basics of modeling, rigging, and animating a 3D character using Blender.

Thu, Oct 24, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Purple Room
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Thu, Oct 24, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Thu, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tech Central
Orlando Musicians and Poets: sharpen your live performance skills and let Orlando hear your voice. Join us every 4th Thursday of the month for live entertainment in a creative atmosphere.

Thu, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Library staff will show you how to pump up autumn meals with delectable pumpkin recipes you will Fall for. Space is limited. Registration required. Register online at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.

Fri, Oct 25, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
DId you get your letter to attend Hogwarts? Skip the long lines and high prices at the robe shops in Diagon Alley. Come make your own Hogwarts House robes. Students are required to bring materials.

Fri, Oct 25, 9:30am - 10:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 25, 9:30am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Fri, Oct 25, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
It’s peanut butter and jelly time! Come spread, cut, and stack ingredients to make a friendly & delicious spider. Recommended for preschoolers.

Fri, Oct 25, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Classroom
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.

Fri, Oct 25, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Blue Room
Edit your video faster and more accurately with Adobe Premiere. Split and trim video clips with precision directly in the Timeline. Add built-in effects, transitions, and titles to your film.

Fri, Oct 25, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Fri, Oct 25, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Oct 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Fab Lab
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop provides a powerful CAD software solution for cutting parts on a CNC Router. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Fri, Oct 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Fri, Oct 25, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Fri, Oct 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
What will you create today? Explore, experiment or be entertained. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Fri, Oct 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Fab Lab
Customize your cuts and engraving on different materials. Cut2D Desktop provides a full set of tool path options to convert designs from simple graphics into CNC routing operations. (tic101)

Fri, Oct 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Fri, Oct 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Join the club that crochets accessories, garments and toys. Go from first steps to creating anything you can imagine.

Fri, Oct 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
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.

Fri, Oct 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Sat, Oct 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Sat, Oct 26, 9:30am - 11:00am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Make a first-person perspective virtual reality game using the Unity game engine and head-mounted displays. Create game objects and mechanics for navigation and interaction.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Young ghouls and goblins enjoy trick or treating throughout the Orlando Public Library and the Orange County Regional History Center along with creepy crafts, candy and a scavenger hunt!

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
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, Oct 26, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room
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)

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 26, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Sat, Oct 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sat, Oct 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Organize and share quick notes such as grocery lists, gift ideas or small projects using a mobile device. Explore the basic features of Evernote and learn how to create a simple notebook with others.

Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Oct 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Sat, Oct 26, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Determine what components need to be accessed to control specific behaviors in a game. Learn how to initialize variables and implement custom functions.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 26, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Oct 26, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Sat, Oct 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Sat, Oct 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Sat, Oct 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Sat, Oct 26, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Sat, Oct 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Sat, Oct 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Sat, Oct 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cypress Room
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Sat, Oct 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Sun, Oct 27, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Oct 27, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 27, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sun, Oct 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Join the Ready, Set, Code! Club to design and build robots from scratch. Identify a problem, then brainstorm and design a robot to solve it.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Albertson Room
Every day is a new decade of terror. Revel in horror as we scream through the 1970's to modern day. These spine chilling tales are rated "R", so only those 17 and up will be admitted...if you dare.

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Conference Room
This is a two-class event: Works with Sounds I: Introduction to Composition - 2:00 - 3:10; Works With Sounds II - Composition Seminar - 3:20 - 4:30.

Sun, Oct 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room
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)

Sun, Oct 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Sun, Oct 27, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Increase your knitting skills. Shape your knitting with increase and decrease stitches.

Rescheduled
Sun, Oct 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New date Sunday, October 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Oct 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Tech Central
Professional theater performers and educators will share their experiences, give demonstrations and offer words of encouragement for women working in the Central Florida theater community.

Sun, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!
This event is full

Sun, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sun, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs.

Mon, Oct 28, 9:15am - 10:15am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Mon, Oct 28, 9:30am - 10:30am
Fab Lab
Create basic shapes and objects with a free and easy to use 3D design software. Learn to add objects, rotate, scale and snap shapes together.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Mama Bear
The air is crisp, the apples are ripe, a fall gathering sounds just about right! Bring your little one and meet up with your friends for a baby storytime and autumn fun. Recommended for babies.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Are you ready for halloween? Join us to make this easy superhero cape for a quick and easy costume sizes kids-adults. Students are required to bring materials. See the description for details.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Are you looking the opportunity to get more hands-on practice with Adobe? Stop in to this Q&A session to receive extra time to use the software/equipment with an instructor to answer questions.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Create a 3D design using the Polyline and Revolve tools. Then take it to the next level and manipulate multiple objects. Give your 3D designs a realistic look and texture. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Mon, Oct 28, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Mon, Oct 28, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Red Room
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 28, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Purple Room
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.

Mon, Oct 28, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Mon, Oct 28, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Mon, Oct 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Fab Lab
Take 3D design to the next level using the Pattern and Loft tools. Create a complex 3D objects by combining multiple shapes. (tic101)

Mon, Oct 28, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Albertson Room
Every day is a new decade of terror. Revel in horror as we scream through the 1970's to modern day. These spine chilling tales are rated "R", so only those 17 and up will be admitted...if you dare.

Mon, Oct 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Mon, Oct 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Mon, Oct 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Mon, Oct 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Oct 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Crochet a cute pair of slipper socks with this fun and easy pattern. Use increases, decreases and working in the round to create socks.

Mon, Oct 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Translate prototype electronic circuits into permanent circuit board designs for manufacturing. Create a schematic for a printed circuit board. Learn to name, move, rotate and connect components.

Mon, Oct 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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, Oct 29, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Oct 29, 9:30am - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create your own witch hat for Halloween. This easy to make witch hat uses three fat quarters, interfacing and bias tape. Students are required to bring materials. See description for details.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
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, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Model, rig and animate a 3D robotic arm!

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Join us for our weekly knitting and crocheting club. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Oct 29, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Tue, Oct 29, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Tue, Oct 29, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Oct 29, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Tue, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Tue, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make a sewing pattern and they do not carry it in your size? Learn how to grade a pattern for almost any size. Learn to use grading increments to get that perfect fit. It's Mathtastic!
This event is full

Tue, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Albertson Room
Every day is a new decade of terror. Revel in horror as we scream through the 1970's to modern day. These spine chilling tales are rated "R", so only those 17 and up will be admitted...if you dare.

Tue, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 29, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Tue, Oct 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Oct 29, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Papa Bear
Wear your costume and join us for ghoulish games, creepy crafts and spooky stories...if you dare! Recommended for preschoolers, lower and upper elementary.

Tue, Oct 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Tue, Oct 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
Play Dungeons and Dragons with Sunshine State award winning authors, Zack Loran Clark and Nick Eliopulos. Register

Tue, Oct 29, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Tue, Oct 29, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Central
Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando will be hosting a Trap-Neuter-Return Boot Camp to teach people the basics of humanely trapping community cats.

Tue, Oct 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Hailing from Austin, The Vapor Caves are a R&B/modern funk outfit led by Yadira Brown and BoomBaptist. See them perform in the Melrose Audio Studio. Reserve your seat at ocls.info/melroseinthemix.

Tue, Oct 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Wed, Oct 30, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Albertson Room
Passport Acceptance Agent Training

Wed, Oct 30, 9:30am - 10:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create your own witch hat for Halloween. This easy to make witch hat uses three fat quarters, interfacing and bias tape. Students are required to bring materials. See description for details.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
Fab Lab
Experience the potential of this inexpensive and accessible tool. Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Don't get spooked by our Halloween friends, get wrapped up in fun with them instead! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Wed, Oct 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Oct 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs.

Wed, Oct 30, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 30, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
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)

Wed, Oct 30, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Wed, Oct 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
This class will introduce you to the basics of modeling, rigging, and animating a 3D character using Blender.

Wed, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Wed, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Magnolia & Palm Room - Combined
Every day is a new decade of terror. Revel in horror as we scream through the 1970's to modern day. These spine chilling tales are rated "R", so only those 17 and up will be admitted...if you dare.

Wed, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Make and program an automatic on/off night light, digital thermometer, and vibration security alarm. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a variety of external sensors. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Wed, Oct 30, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Papa Bear
The arm bone is connected to the…what bone? Make skeleton crafts, shake your bones and learn a little about what holds us all together. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Wed, Oct 30, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 30, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Photography Instructors assist you with Photo Studio Equipment, questions and troubleshooting. Feel free to bring your own equipment.

Wed, Oct 30, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Scripts make arranging events in gameplay and responding to input from a user possible. Control the physical behaviors of game objects using C-sharp scripts in Unity.

Wed, Oct 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Central
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club to celebrate the completion of our latest book!

Wed, Oct 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Sewing Studio
Knit your first pair of toe-up slipper socks. Socks knit with worsted weight yarn are perfect for lounging. Learn how to cast on and knit with double-pointed needles and make an afterthought heel.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
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.

Wed, Oct 30, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Oct 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Fab Lab
Create beautiful PCB layouts quickly using Eagle software. Arrange PCB design objects, layout components, route connections, and finalize the design for manufacturing in this easy-to-use PCB editor.

Wed, Oct 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Wed, Oct 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Central
This 8-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time knitting or crocheting while mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Oct 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Oct 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Fall for delicious plant-based autumn treats. Fig & Flour bakery is a small batch bakery that uses fresh, local ingredients. To learn more about Fig & Flour visit figandflour.com.

Wed, Oct 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Thu, Oct 31, 9:30am - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Thu, Oct 31, 9:30am - 10:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 7:45pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 7:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
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)

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
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, Oct 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information.

Thu, Oct 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Oct 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Oct 31, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
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)

Thu, Oct 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Thu, Oct 31, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Melrose Classroom
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, Oct 31, 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Thu, Oct 31, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Albertson Room
Every day is a new decade of terror. Revel in horror as we scream through the 1970's to modern day. These spine chilling tales are rated "R", so only those 17 and up will be admitted...if you dare.

Thu, Oct 31, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms.

Thu, Oct 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover how to achieve flawless and smooth skin on your photographs. Work with commonly used tools and techniques to remove blemishes, soften skin and restore an image's texture.

Thu, Oct 31, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers.

Thu, Oct 31, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Blue Room
Design professional layouts and create marketing materials that transform your businesses communications. Develop a magazine catalog using frames, images, graphics, type tools and more.

Thu, Oct 31, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Simulation Lab
Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. (tic101)

Thu, Oct 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Thu, Oct 31, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Oct 31, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Purple Room
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Thu, Oct 31, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Nov 01, All day
Ask for a coloring sheet at the children's desk anytime during the month.

Fri, Nov 01, All day
Stop by to write a postcard to our character of the month. Then drop it in our mailbox.

Fri, Nov 01, 9:15am - 10:15am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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, Nov 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ready for your first sewing project or just want to make a unique potholder for your kitchen? Learn to make a simple and easy potholder with fabric and batting.

Fri, Nov 01, 10:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Nov 01, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
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. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Nov 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Fri, Nov 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Nov 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
A Thanksgiving spin on a classic story inspires us to learn and play along with I Know An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Pie. Recommended for preschoolers.

Fri, Nov 01, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Fri, Nov 01, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a digital button counter, and a dynamic light level sensing display. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a seven-segment digit display to show numbers and characters. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 01, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Nov 01, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 01, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Nov 01, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Fri, Nov 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a remote controlled multicolored light, and a remote controlled piano. Learn the essentials of using wireless infrared communication with an Arduino. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Discover the world of motion capture animation. Using the Perception Neuron motion capture suit and Axis Neuron software, learn techniques to record, edit and export motion capture data.

Fri, Nov 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
First Floor Gallery
What will you create today? Explore, experiment or be entertained. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Fri, Nov 01, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Animate a digital character using motion capture data. Learn how to create, define and edit a character's skeletal structure using Maya's HumanIK Solver.

Fri, Nov 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Join the club that crochets accessories, garments and toys. Go from first steps to creating anything you can imagine.

Fri, Nov 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Nov 02, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Sat, Nov 02, 9:30am - 10:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sat, Nov 02, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Nov 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!

Sat, Nov 02, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Sat, Nov 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Nov 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Available resources include littleBits, Snap Circuits, and K'NEX. (tic101)

Sat, Nov 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sat, Nov 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Nov 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central
Enjoy a screening of highlights from PBS COUNTRY MUSIC: A Film by Ken Burns which explores the American art form country music. To learn more visit pbs.org/kenburns/country-music.

Sat, Nov 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Sat, Nov 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Calling all 4th and 5th grade Girl Scouts! Earn your Space Science Investigator Badge while exploring out of this world stories, crafts and activities.

Sat, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
See the culmination of our 8-week course on the basics of Improv. Laugh along with the class at this event you will not want to miss!

Sat, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Discover the world of motion capture animation. Using the Perception Neuron motion capture suit and Axis Neuron software, learn techniques to record, edit and export motion capture data.

Sat, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Code without a computer! Think fast to play coding games and complete challenges together.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Bella Fontella has released four albums featuring her unique blend of Hip Hop and classical music. See her perform in the Melrose Audio Studio. Reserve your seat at ocls.info/melroseinthemix.

Sat, Nov 02, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Animate a digital character using motion capture data. Learn how to create, define and edit a character's skeletal structure using Maya's HumanIK Solver.

Sat, Nov 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Sat, Nov 02, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Nov 02, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cypress Room
The Ghost Society is an open forum hosted by The Beyond Investigators paranormal team. Share your personal experiences, learn what's new in the field & discuss books and shows in a casual atmosphere.

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
The Orlando Music Club will perform a variety of music arrangements for the fiddle. To learn more about the Orlando Music Club visit orlandomusicclub.org.

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Join the Ready, Set, Code! Club to design and build robots from scratch. Identify a problem, then brainstorm and design a robot to solve it.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Conference Room
This is a two-class event: Works with Sounds I: Introduction to Composition - 2:00 - 3:10; Works With Sounds II - Composition Seminar - 3:20 - 4:30.

Sun, Nov 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Albertson Room
Calling all trainers! Join the official Orlando Public Library Pokémon League. Battle with the Pokémon Trading Card Game and more. Trainers of all ages and skill levels welcome.

Sun, Nov 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cypress Room
Meet up with other fountain pen enthusiasts each month as we learn new things and explore our favorite hobby. We will discuss everything from nib to paper. Let’s slow down and write.

Rescheduled
Sun, Nov 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New date Sunday, November 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Nov 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Mon, Nov 04, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Mon, Nov 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Mon, Nov 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Nov 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Mon, Nov 04, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Rescheduled
Mon, Nov 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
New date Sunday, November 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Local small business owner Major from Project Pop shows you the secrets behind delicious stove-top popcorn! Learn the differences between popcorn varieties and what will work best for your needs!

Tue, Nov 05, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Join us for our weekly knitting and crocheting club. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Nov 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Nov 05, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
We mustache you to join us for trivia, crafts and games in honor of “no shave November”. For tweens and teens.

Wed, Nov 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Build a custom quilt block by block. Join us each month for a new design, come for one class or take them all. At the end of the year you will have a complete project perfect for keeping warm.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 06, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Wed, Nov 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Come and celebrate with us! November 2 is Cookie Monster's birthday so join us for stories, crafts and a special birthday wish! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Nov 06, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Nov 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Assemble the quilt blocks that you have made over the last year and learn to piece them together, add batting, backing and binding. Students are required to bring materials and completed blocks.

Wed, Nov 06, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Papa Bear
Get inspired by the Native American totem animals! Learn about the history and symbolism behind these animals and create your own totem pole together. Recommended for families.

Wed, Nov 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Keep warm with your first knitted cardigan. Available in sizes newborn to 4XL, this pattern fits everyone on your knit list.

Wed, Nov 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time knitting or crocheting while mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Join Chef Karen Ross of Karen’s Creative Cuisines as she demonstrates how to make a delicious and simple Pumpkin Alfredo. She will also prepare a Cranberry, White and Dark Chocolate, Pecan Mix.

Thu, Nov 07, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Thu, Nov 07, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Thu, Nov 07, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a custom necktie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.

Thu, Nov 07, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club weekly discussion group to talk, meet other book club members, share experiences, and have fun. Recommended for upper elementary, tween and teen.

Thu, Nov 07, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Thu, Nov 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tech Central
Indienomicon is a community banded together and on a mission to bring awareness to the excitement, culture, and incredible talent of the indie game developers of Central Florida.

Sat, Nov 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Sat, Nov 09, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Sat, Nov 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Nov 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sat, Nov 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Nov 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Your call for adventure awaits! Begin a new quest in the world of Dungeons & Dragons. Think critically and work together with fellow players to learn the rules of the game and explore an open world.

Sat, Nov 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Sat, Nov 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Sun, Nov 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Join us for quiet writing time at your library. Bring a laptop or notebook and write alongside other local writers. NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month (nanowrimo.org). All writers welcome.

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Conference Room
This is a two-class event: Works with Sounds I: Introduction to Composition - 2:00 - 3:10; Works With Sounds II - Composition Seminar - 3:20 - 4:30.

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Whether it’s a cool day outside or in the office, fingerless mitts will bring welcome warmth to your hands. Practice beginning techniques while learning to seam edges together.

Sun, Nov 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cypress Room
Local small business owner Major from Project Pop shows you the secrets behind delicious stove-top popcorn! Learn the differences between popcorn varieties and what will work best for your needs!

Sun, Nov 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Magnolia Room
Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique.

Rescheduled
Sun, Nov 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New date Sunday, November 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Nov 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!
This event is full

Mon, Nov 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Papa Bear
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Mon, Nov 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Do you find plain t-shirts boring? Come and make a Henley pullover shirt. Go casual in this fun shirt or dress it up with a blazer. Students are required to bring knit fabric and notions.

Mon, Nov 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Nov 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Mama Bear
Mingle with friends, play with your little one and discover a new recipe to spice up your little ones puree fall seasonings. Recommended for babies.

Mon, Nov 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Mon, Nov 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using common electronic components and a power source. (tic101)

Mon, Nov 11, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Mon, Nov 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Fab Lab
Build circuits using integrated circuits, power transistors and relays. create timers for various electronic applications. (tic101)

Mon, Nov 11, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Show your support and make a patriotic craft to honor our national heroes. Recommended for all ages.

Mon, Nov 11, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using relays, comparator integrated circuits and a power source. Learn to read common schematic diagrams and universal symbols. (tic101)

Mon, Nov 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Looking for funding? Get the 101 on using this comprehensive directory to win grants and make a difference.

Mon, Nov 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Chef Warren teaches you dozens of tips to ensure that your Thanksgiving meal is a success - from roasting a turkey, preparing sides and creating delicious leftovers. Registration Required.

Tue, Nov 12, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Do you find plain t-shirts boring? Come and make a Henley pullover shirt. Go casual in this fun shirt or dress it up with a blazer. Students are required to bring knit fabric and notions.

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Join us for our weekly knitting and crocheting club. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Nov 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Here’s an easy-to-make solution to burnt fingers and spilled soup. Protect hands and furniture from hot soup, chili, and oatmeal with this easy sewing project. Great for yourself or as a gift.

Tue, Nov 12, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
Join us for chocolate fun with relay races, candy sorting and more! Bring your sweet appetite and your friends. For tweens and teens.

Tue, Nov 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Photo Studio
Looking to buy a first camera or looking to upgrade your equipment? We’ll go over recommendations for new cameras and lenses, where to buy them, and how to do your own research.

Tue, Nov 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Get together with others in our community who want to improve themselves. Learn how to utilize the power of a "mastermind" to focus on one purpose, "growth."

Wed, Nov 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Do you find plain t-shirts boring? Come and make a Henley pullover shirt. Go casual in this fun shirt or dress it up with a blazer. Students are required to bring knit fabric and notions.

Wed, Nov 13, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Co-Working Room 309
Passport services are available by appointment only. For details, call 407-835-7323 or visit our website at http://ocls.info/passports.”

Wed, Nov 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Bring out your toddlers to create, explore and have fun with food! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Nov 13, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Wed, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
First Floor Gallery
Drop in for a game of chess at the library. Chess sets are available for play and rule sheets are provided. All ages.

Wed, Nov 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Keep warm with your first knitted cardigan. Available in sizes newborn to 4XL, this pattern fits everyone on your knit list.

Wed, Nov 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Central
Rob Greenfield has just completed his year-long project to grow and forage 100% of his food. Come listen to his story and be inspired to grow some of your own food.

Wed, Nov 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time knitting or crocheting while mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.