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Web Design: CSS Level 2

2019-10-22 11:45:00 2019-10-22 13:15:00 America/New_York Web Design: CSS Level 2 Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Orlando Public Library

Tuesday, October 22
11:45am - 1:15pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-22 11:45:00 2019-10-22 13:15:00 America/New_York Web Design: CSS Level 2 Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Orlando Public Library

Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages.

  • Class Duration: 1.5 hour
  • Age Requirements: 13 and up
  • Recommended Prerequisite: CSS Level 1
  • Required Skills: Ability to create CSS elements, create HTML tags and pages, navigate the Web using an Internet browser,  use a mouse and keyboard, basic computer skills
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

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

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 The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.

 

Upcoming events

Tue, Nov 19, 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 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Are ready to learn some more advanced sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams. This is a 3-day class.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Nov 19, 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, Nov 19, 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, Nov 19, 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Purple Room
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Tue, Nov 19, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a unique and colorful table runner using simple quilting techniques with fabric strips. Add your own touch to home décor or make that special someone a one of a kind gift.

Tue, Nov 19, 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, Nov 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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, Nov 19, 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.

Tue, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to build your own website. Start with WordPress, which offers lots of options for skinning your site the way you want it.

Canceled
Tue, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 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, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Tue, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Tue, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Tue, Nov 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Are you stuck on a WordPress-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Tue, Nov 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Tue, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.

Canceled
Tue, Nov 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Tue, Nov 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Developing an author newsletter can help expand your audience and keep them engaged. Author Arielle Haughee will discuss how to set up a newsletter, what content to include and how to gain subscribers

Wed, Nov 20, 9:00am - 3:45pm
Albertson Room
Passport Acceptance Agent Training

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 11:00am
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)

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
Video Learning Lab
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

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Are ready to learn some more advanced sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams. This is a 3-day class.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Nov 20, 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 20, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
We've got ears, say cheers! Celebrate the birthday of everyone's favorite mouse, M-I-C-K-E-Y. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Nov 20, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Wed, Nov 20, 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 20, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Make and program an electronic piano using Arduino and simple press buttons on a breadboard. Learn how to program an Arduino to play specific musical notes. (tic101)

Wed, Nov 20, 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, Nov 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Learning Lab
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

Wed, Nov 20, 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, Nov 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a unique and colorful table runner using simple quilting techniques with fabric strips. Add your own touch to home décor or make that special someone a one of a kind gift.

Wed, Nov 20, 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, Nov 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Wed, Nov 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
How can I control what content I see and who sees my posts? What's the difference between a News Feed and a Timeline?

Wed, Nov 20, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Papa Bear
Show your appreciation for family, friends, teachers, your community and whatever else you may be thankful for with craft and activity stations full of kindness!

Wed, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Learn the basics of buying and selling on eBay.

Wed, Nov 20, 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, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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)

Wed, Nov 20, 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, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Move your documents online. Learn how to collaborate, share, and access your files from anywhere with Google Docs, a free word processing application from Google.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Write real code. Use JavaScript or Python to complete challenges in CodeCombat. Explore mazes, loot treasure and defeat enemies in a fantasy adventure game using code.

Wed, Nov 20, 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.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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)

Wed, Nov 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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, Nov 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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)

Wed, Nov 20, 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.

Wed, Nov 20, 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 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Purple Room
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the mail merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Sim - Flight
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, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tech Central
The Melrose Center's Video Studio has gone through a major upgrade! Come out and discuss how the change has altered your workflow.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Learn about the history of Korean art and make your own creation inspired by its aesthetics. Registration Required. Register online at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323. Recommended ages 15 and older.

Thu, Nov 21, 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 21, 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.

Canceled
Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 2:00pm
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.

Thu, Nov 21, 12:10pm - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Learn how to read labels on vitamins and supplements and how to keep current with safety alerts. Seminar is part of a monthly LIFE Information for Elders series. Call 407.836.7446 to register.

Thu, Nov 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Thu, Nov 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Nov 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a unique and colorful table runner using simple quilting techniques with fabric strips. Add your own touch to home décor or make that special someone a one of a kind gift.

Thu, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Learn about planning and designing your web site. Learn about web tools, hosting, web standards and technologies to help you reach your target audience. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 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, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
This class will introduce you to the basics of modeling, rigging, and animating a 3D character using Blender.

Thu, Nov 21, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Thu, Nov 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Learning Lab
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, Nov 21, 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.

Thu, Nov 21, 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.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 21, 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, Nov 21, 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 21, 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, Nov 21, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Thu, Nov 21, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 21, 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 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Interactive Media Wall
This group meets regularly to discuss and review Ableton Live recording tips and techniques.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef of Breaking Bread with Mira will demonstrate how to make tasty pasteles. Space is limited. Registration required. Register online at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.

Fri, Nov 22, 9:30am - 11:00am
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.

Fri, Nov 22, 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Fri, Nov 22, 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, Nov 22, 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 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using common electronic components and a power source. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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)

Fri, Nov 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central
Discover amazing characteristics and adaptations that have allowed nocturnal animals to be successful in the dark. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Fri, Nov 22, 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore 3D video in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Fri, Nov 22, 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Fab Lab
Build circuits using integrated circuits, power transistors and relays. create timers for various electronic applications. (tic101)

Fri, Nov 22, 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.

Fri, Nov 22, 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.
This event is full

Fri, Nov 22, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Fri, Nov 22, 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 22, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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)

Fri, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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)

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

Fri, Nov 22, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Fri, Nov 22, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Wobble into the season with an interactive food craft under your wing. Space is limited. Registration is required. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Fri, Nov 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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)

Fri, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Fri, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sim - Forklift
Learn to drive a forklift in lifelike warehouse conditions. Practice moving freight with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Nov 23, 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 23, 9:30am - 10:30am
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)

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue Room
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imagination to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift. Learn some basic lining and cuff sewing techniques.

Sat, Nov 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 23, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 23, 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 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Nov 23, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Blue Room
Applying blending modes to image layers to quickly fix problems with exposure, shadows and highlights. Learn to use blending modes to generate artistic and creative effects on photos.

Sat, Nov 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Under the Sea
Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a lovable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs.

Sat, Nov 23, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 23, 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, Nov 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Albertson Room
Social media is a must for authors who want to be successful. Author L.E. Perez will present social media strategies for authors. Attendees should have a basic understanding of Twitter and Facebook.

Sat, Nov 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Take an average photo and make it pop. Learn basic color correction techniques and make global and location adjustments to images in Adobe Camera Raw.

Sat, Nov 23, 2:00pm - 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, Nov 23, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Work together as a family to complete races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Sat, Nov 23, 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.

Sat, Nov 23, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Blue Room
Make simple text appear sensational! Learn to use filters, adjustment layers and brush tools to create text the appears to be on fire or a cloud of smoke.

Sat, Nov 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Gather your friends and family as we explore traditions and a bright-colored world of music through stories and activities all inspired by Disney Pixar’s Coco.

Canceled
Sat, Nov 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
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 23, 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 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sat, Nov 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Nov 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Sun, Nov 24, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
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.
This event is full

Sun, Nov 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Nov 24, 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.
This event is full

Sun, Nov 24, 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.
This event is full

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Want to add some excitement to your movie! Learn how to make green screen videos at the Melrose Center. This class will show students how to light and shoot a green screen movie.

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Create a program with Python, an easy to learn programming language. Assign variables, input data and develop calculations to make an interactive application.

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cypress Room
Joycelyn Bryant of Joycelyn's Southern Kitchen will demonstrate a hearty meal suitable for Sunday Dinner. Registration Required.

Sun, Nov 24, 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 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Rescheduled
Sun, Nov 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New date Sunday, November 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Nov 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Nov 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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, Nov 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Sun, Nov 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Nov 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sim - Excavator
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, Nov 25, 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.

Canceled
Mon, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Mon, Nov 25, 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 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue Room
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Mon, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a colorful bookmark.

Mon, Nov 25, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sim - Driving
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.

Mon, Nov 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.

Mon, Nov 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.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 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 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Shoot smooth and steady video. Operate camera stabilizers and gimbals to shoot video. Navigate external monitor settings of the DJI Osmo+ and practice handheld camera stabilizing techniques.

Mon, Nov 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Mon, Nov 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.

Mon, Nov 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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.

Mon, Nov 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.

Mon, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Start crocheting today! Learn to chain and single crochet to create your first project.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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, Nov 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Are you looking the opportunity to get more hands-on practice with Adobe? Or do you have a question related to your home project?

Mon, Nov 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sound Booth A
Record it right the first time. Use the acoustically treated Sound Booths and equipment to your advantage. (tic101)
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Mon, Nov 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Travel back in time to learn about the history and culture of Georgian England. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Mon, Nov 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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, Nov 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Mon, Nov 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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.

Mon, Nov 25, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Tue, Nov 26, 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 26, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imagination to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift.

Tue, Nov 26, 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, Nov 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Video Learning Lab
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

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue Room
Use Adobe Photoshop to bring Library Mascots Squirt and Juicy to life! Learn how to work with Layers, Move and Transform Tools and much more!

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Increase your knitting skills. Shape your knitting with increase and decrease stitches.

Tue, Nov 26, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
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.

Tue, Nov 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Nov 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 26, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a simple zippered organizer to store school supplies, make-up or for travel! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. This is a 3-day camp.

Tue, Nov 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Tue, Nov 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Learning Lab
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.

Tue, Nov 26, 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, Nov 26, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Join us for a showing of Disney Pixar’s, Coco! Sing and dance along to the beat and make a themed craft to take home. Recommended for preschool through upper elementary.

Tue, Nov 26, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Add new stitches to your repertoire! Crochet a bookmark with the double and half double crochet stitches.

Tue, Nov 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Learning Central - Ask at Desk
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.

Tue, Nov 26, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 26, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 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.

Tue, Nov 26, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Tue, Nov 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Tue, Nov 26, 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, Nov 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Tue, Nov 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Nov 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
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

Tue, Nov 26, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
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, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imagination to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift.

Wed, Nov 27, 9:30am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 12:30pm
FlexSpace
Purl it all together. Create classic stockinette fabric with knit and purl stitches.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
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, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Use the advanced manipulation and blending features of this professional-grade software to design and edit graphics and images.

Wed, Nov 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Create a light show of your own! Build a functioning LED lighting strip. Learn about the inexpensive components and how you can customize lighting for your home, office or automobile. (tic101)

Wed, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Wed, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Design eye-catching graphics using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange assets and use common design techniques and editing tools to create artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Wed, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a simple zippered organizer to store school supplies, make-up or for travel! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. This is a 3-day camp.

Wed, Nov 27, 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 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sim - Forklift
Learn to drive a forklift in lifelike warehouse conditions. Practice moving freight with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Triple your crochet stitches. Learn the triple and half triple crochet stitches while creating a lace bookmark.

Wed, Nov 27, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
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, Nov 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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, Nov 27, 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers.

Wed, Nov 27, 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.

Wed, Nov 27, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
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.

Canceled
Thu, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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.

Sat, Nov 30, 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 30, 9:30am - 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, Nov 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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)

Sat, Nov 30, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 30, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sim - Driving
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.

Sat, Nov 30, 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 30, 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, Nov 30, 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)

Sat, Nov 30, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Learning Lab
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, Nov 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Meet Dash the Robot! Dash loves to race, solve puzzles and play music. Work together to complete coding challenges with Dash.

Sat, Nov 30, 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

Sat, Nov 30, 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 30, 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 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Nov 30, 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, Dec 01, All day
Stop by to write a postcard to our character of the month. Then drop it in our mailbox.

Sun, Dec 01, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Create eye-catching designs and learn how to correct image imperfections using a large array of tools and filters.

Sun, Dec 01, 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, Dec 01, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Make Merry this December! Use maker tools in the Melrose Center Fab Lab to make your own unique holiday snowflake. Children under 11 require adult supervision.

Sun, Dec 01, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
The holiday season is here! We would like to invite families and groups to have their holiday-themed portraits taken in the Photo Studio. Please bring a usb drive to save your photos.

Sun, Dec 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
Enjoy some fun and festive holiday songs performed by the Orlando Dickens Carolers.

Sun, Dec 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Start crocheting today! Learn to chain and single crochet to create your first project.

Sun, Dec 01, 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, Dec 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
A member of the Swamp Sistas and formidable singer-songwriter in her own right, Amy Robbins performs and records in the Melrose Center Audio Studio. Reserve a seat: ocls.info/melroseinthemix.

Sun, Dec 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Magnolia 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.

Sun, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark.

Sun, Dec 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 02, 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, Dec 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for holiday party season with a lovely dress. Learn to create sleek lines with princess seams. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See description for sizing and yardage.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Enjoy these Holiday comedies: 12/2: Surviving Christmas (PG13) 12/9: Four Christmases (PG13) 12/16: Almost Christmas (PG13) 12/23: Fred Claus (PG) 12/30: The Perfect Holiday (PG)

Mon, Dec 02, 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, Dec 02, 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, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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.

Mon, Dec 02, 2:45pm - 3:15pm
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.

Mon, Dec 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Mon, Dec 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learning Cube
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create a path for Dash to move along. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Mon, Dec 02, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Choose the right yarn every time. Learn how to read a yarn label, about fiber content, and how to use online resources.

Tue, Dec 03, 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, Dec 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for holiday party season with a lovely dress. Learn to create sleek lines with princess seams. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See description for sizing and yardage.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
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.

Tue, Dec 03, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Tue, Dec 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Tue, Dec 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Dec 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern to create a custom stocking. Learn some basic lining and cuff sewing techniques. Students are required to bring fabric
This event is full

Tue, Dec 03, 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.

Tue, Dec 03, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
Create a mini winter wonderland in a jar to keep or give as a gift. For tweens and teens. Supplies limited. Registration required.

Tue, Dec 03, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Tue, Dec 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Tue, Dec 03, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Bring your resume to the top of the pile. Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and library resources.

Tue, Dec 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Tue, Dec 03, 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, Dec 04, 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, Dec 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for holiday party season with a lovely dress. Learn to create sleek lines with princess seams. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See description for sizing and yardage.
This event is full

Wed, Dec 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn the basics of buying and selling on eBay.

Wed, Dec 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Brrr! Who is brrrave enough to live in the cold? Discover chilly animal friends and their snowy homes with fun stories, crafts and activities. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Dec 04, 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, Dec 04, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Scratch is a programming language & online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, & animations. Learn object-oriented programming with a simple to use drag & drop application.

Wed, Dec 04, 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.

Wed, Dec 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Impress that special someone in your life by wrapping their gift in a handmade gift bag! These gift bags can be made for any occasion. They are fast and easy to make and each one is unique.

Wed, Dec 04, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Wed, Dec 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information.

Wed, Dec 04, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Wed, Dec 04, 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.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Dec 04, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Dec 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Give your job application a big boost Learn how to create and format professional cover and thank you letters using built-in templates in Microsoft Word.

Wed, Dec 04, 5:30pm - 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, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Jedidiah from Grounding Roots will teach about the benefits of juicing. In this class you will learn juicing basics like the best prep methods to juicing process to storage. Registration Required.

Thu, Dec 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.

Thu, Dec 05, 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, Dec 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Thu, Dec 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for holiday party season with a lovely dress. Learn to create sleek lines with princess seams. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See description for sizing and yardage.
This event is full

Thu, Dec 05, 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.

Thu, Dec 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails.

Thu, Dec 05, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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, Dec 05, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders.

Thu, Dec 05, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
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, Dec 05, 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, Dec 05, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Thu, Dec 05, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 05, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Are you ready to entertain or need a unique gift? Create a simple and easy custom laser engraved cutting board. You design it yourself and learn about laser engraving. There is a materials fee of $5
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Dec 05, 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.

Thu, Dec 05, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Create cute candy cane ornaments for decorations or gifts. Practice counting stitches and creating double crochets in this unique project.

Fri, Dec 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks Pro and how it can be used to organize your business or personal finances. Explore the environment and master the basic concepts of balance sheet.

Fri, Dec 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for holiday party season with a lovely dress. Learn to create sleek lines with princess seams. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See description for sizing and yardage.
This event is full

Fri, Dec 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Rise and shine it’s pajama party time! Dress in your favorite pj’s for a Llama Llama Red Pajama inspired good time with stories and activities. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fri, Dec 06, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Take your knowledge of coding to the next level with Object-Oriented Programming. Learn modern application development by defining classes, creating objects and simplifying code.

Fri, Dec 06, 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, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Model, rig and animate a 3D robotic arm! Learn the basics of the production workflow as well as modeling, rigging and animation concepts and tools.

Fri, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Celebrate your interests or make a unique gift for someone! Learn electronics and laser engraving. You design it yourself, learn about laser engraving and build it. There is a materials fee of $5
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
An evening of listening to snippets of StoryCorps recordings of library customers with panel discussions with participants and other storytellers. Thomas Thorspecken sketches will be on display.

Sat, Dec 07, 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, Dec 07, 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, Dec 07, 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, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Sat, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern to create a custom stocking. Learn some basic lining and cuff sewing techniques. Students are required to bring fabric

Sat, Dec 07, 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, Dec 07, 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.

Sat, Dec 07, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Sat, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Sat, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Enter the eighth annual OCLS LEGO® Contest and show off your LEGO® creation. Join us for fun demonstrations and vote in the People’s Choice Award!

Sat, Dec 07, 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.

Sat, Dec 07, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Sat, Dec 07, 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, Dec 08, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Sun, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Central
Curious about year-round volunteering opportunities in the Central Florida area? Interact with various organizations that offer volunteer services to the community.

Sun, Dec 08, 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, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Add new stitches to your repertoire! Crochet a bookmark with the double and half double crochet stitches.

Sun, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fab Lab
Are you ready to entertain or need a unique gift? Create a simple and easy custom laser engraved cutting board. You design it yourself and learn about laser engraving. There is a materials fee of $5
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Dec 08, 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.

Sun, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Purl it together. Learn to create stockinette fabric with purl stitches.

Sun, Dec 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a quilted picture perfect for the holidays. Learn to topstitch a beautiful preprinted panel and make it pop with dimension.

Mon, Dec 09, 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Papa Bear
Learn about what makes snow and get your hands messy as we combine ingredients to build a snowman! Recommended for preschoolers.

Mon, Dec 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Enjoy these Holiday comedies: 12/2: Surviving Christmas (PG13) 12/9: Four Christmases (PG13) 12/16: Almost Christmas (PG13) 12/23: Fred Claus (PG) 12/30: The Perfect Holiday (PG)

Mon, Dec 09, 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.

Mon, Dec 09, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Purple Room
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Mon, Dec 09, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Mon, Dec 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Mon, Dec 09, 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, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks Pro and how it can be used to organize your business or personal finances. Explore the environment and master the basic concepts of balance sheet.

Mon, Dec 09, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Don't throw your knitting project, fix it! Learn how to read stitches, as well as take out stitches and pick up dropped ones in your work.

Mon, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Explore comics and sequential art as a powerful storytelling form for all skill levels, even if you haven't drawn a picture since elementary school. Bring a pen and paper for this interactive class.

Mon, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Blue Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Tue, Dec 10, 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, Dec 10, 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.

Tue, Dec 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Learn how to create a flowchart to show the sequence of actions within a process of a project or an organizational chart by using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Tue, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Let us take you to that next level.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue 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, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Model, rig and animate a 3D robotic arm! Learn the basics of the production workflow as well as modeling, rigging and animation concepts and tools.

Tue, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room
Learn how to buy and sell handmade or vintage items on Etsy.com Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Dec 10, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Tue, Dec 10, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a custom necktie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Reuse electronics for the holiday! Make upcycled electronics decor in a guided workshop led by the Fab Lab Makerspace instructors. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to make coquito a traditional Puerto Rican drink. Space is limited. Registration required.

Tue, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Blue Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Wed, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
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.

Wed, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Bring your favorite teddy to the library for songs, stories, crafts and of course, a teddy bear parade! Recommended for toddlers

Wed, Dec 11, 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.

Wed, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room
Automate everyday tasks with macros. Record data entry and formatting. Insert and modify objects to run macros without coding.

Wed, Dec 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Wed, Dec 11, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
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.

Wed, Dec 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Wed, Dec 11, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Wed, Dec 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.

Wed, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Central
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club to celebrate the completion of our latest book!

Wed, Dec 11, 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.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 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, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
The Food 101 series introduces you to a new topic every month, examining the historical and social significance of what we eat. Samples limited, registration required.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Blue Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Canceled
Thu, Dec 12, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Thu, Dec 12, 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, Dec 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Learn about planning and designing your web site. Learn about web tools, hosting, web standards and technologies to help you reach your target audience. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Dec 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Start your programming adventure with the basics. Create a mobile web app while learning key concepts, including algorithms, programs, events and debugging.

Thu, Dec 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Continue your programming adventure with the fundamentals. Create a mobile web app while learning key concepts, including inputs and variables.

Thu, Dec 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Facebook is a great tool for businesses! Create a Facebook page for your business to engage with customers and promote your products and services.

Thu, Dec 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room
Collect the data you need with a fun and customizable Google Form! Google Forms is an easy to use tool for creating surveys, event invites, questionnaires, and much more.

Thu, Dec 12, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Thu, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
FlexSpace
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create a path for Dash to move along. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Thu, Dec 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Celebrate your interests or make a unique gift for someone! Learn electronics and laser engraving. You design it yourself, learn about laser engraving and build it. There is a materials fee of $5
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Thu, Dec 12, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Create timeless mini stocking ornaments for decorations or gifts. Practice counting stitches and creating single and double crochets in this unique project.

Thu, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Fellow music lovers rejoice! OCLS has an Album of the Month Club, and you are invited to join in on engaging conversation about some of the greatest records ever pressed. Ages sixteen and up.

Thu, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Blue 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.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue Room
How can I control what content I see and who sees my posts? What's the difference between a News Feed and a Timeline?

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a custom bow tie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Fri, Dec 13, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Fri, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Looking for an exciting way to promote your business or project? Boost your search engine rankings with an HTML5 landing page optimized with background video!

Fri, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cypress Room
Give the gift of sweetness this holiday! Chef Cristina will teach you how to make Puerto Rican Polvorones, sweet melt-in-your-mouth cookies. Space is limited; registration required.

Fri, Dec 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore the 12 principles of animation and the influence they have had on 3D animation tools. Apply the principles using the Graph Editor in Maya to create an effective animation.

Fri, Dec 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

Sat, Dec 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.

Sat, Dec 14, 9:30am - 10:30am
437 - Fourth Floor
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Sat, Dec 14, 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, Dec 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.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Impress that special someone in your life by wrapping their gift in a handmade gift bag! These gift bags can be made for any occasion. They are fast and easy to make and each one is unique.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.

Sat, Dec 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.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Better prepare yourself for the big day! Learn the interview process and become familiar with popular websites that provide supporting information.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Use Adobe Photoshop to bring Library Mascots Squirt and Juicy to life! Learn how to work with Layers, Move and Transform Tools and much more!

Sat, Dec 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central
Vermont-based folk duo Hungrytown will perform a program of original and traditional songs of the winter and holiday season.

Sat, Dec 14, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Become familiar with popular job search websites and common questions asked on job applications. Learn how to use various Internet resources to search and apply for jobs.

Sat, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fab Lab
Light up your table with this playful model house. Learn electronics and RGB lighting while assembling your unique creation. Electronics and frame will be provided. There is a materials fee of $15
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Dec 14, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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.

Sat, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!
This event is full

Sat, Dec 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Albertson Room
Laura Helseth of Read Head Editing will discuss the most common fiction editing mistakes and how to avoid them. She'll provide tips and tricks for getting the most out of your self-editing.

Sat, Dec 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Create eye-catching designs and learn how to correct image imperfections using a large array of tools and filters.

Sat, Dec 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Under the Sea
Grab your gum drops and frosting, it’s time to construct the gingerbread house of your dreams! Registration recommended. Supplies limited. Recommended for upper elementary and tweens.

Sat, Dec 14, 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, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Central
Enjoy a concert of inspiring music performed by Marie M. Loeffler. The delightful stories behind the songs are combined with amusing bell facts and techniques in this engaging musical program.

Sun, Dec 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Applying blending modes to image layers to quickly fix problems with exposure, shadows and highlights. Learn to use blending modes to generate artistic and creative effects on photos.

Sun, Dec 15, 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, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Central
Meet & greet local authors at our Local Authors Festival. Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing.

Sun, Dec 15, 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, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Sit and relax while painting on a canvas with instructor assistance, and walk away with your very own masterpiece! Registration Required.
This event is full

Sun, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Create cute candy cane ornaments for decorations or gifts. Practice counting stitches and creating double crochets in this unique project.

Sun, Dec 15, 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, Dec 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Purple Room
Take an average photo and make it pop. Learn basic color correction techniques and make global and location adjustments to images in Adobe Camera Raw.

Sun, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Create sweet tiny tree ornaments decorated with stripes, beads and buttons. Practice garter and stockinette stitch, while learning to seam and attach buttons and beads.

Sun, Dec 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Mon, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Mama Bear
Explore the wonder of winter by engaging in themed sensory activities with your little one. Recommended for babies.

Mon, Dec 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Spruce up your home by creating a pillow cover. learn to add a flange or ruffle with contrasting fabric. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 16, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks Pro and how it can be used to organize your business or personal finances. Explore the environment and master the basic concepts of balance sheet.

Mon, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Enjoy these Holiday comedies: 12/2: Surviving Christmas (PG13) 12/9: Four Christmases (PG13) 12/16: Almost Christmas (PG13) 12/23: Fred Claus (PG) 12/30: The Perfect Holiday (PG)

Mon, Dec 16, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Dec 16, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 16, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Papa Bear
Celebrate one of the world's most famous authors with a tea party, games and crafts. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Mon, Dec 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Mon, Dec 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark.

Tue, Dec 17, 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, Dec 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Spruce up your home by creating a pillow cover. learn to add a flange or ruffle with contrasting fabric. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Schedule and manage projects easily, and assign tasks and resources efficiently using Gantt and PERT charts with this free open-source application.

Tue, Dec 17, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Purple Room
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags.

Tue, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Blue Room
Make simple text appear sensational! Learn to use filters, adjustment layers and brush tools to create text the appears to be on fire or a cloud of smoke.

Tue, Dec 17, 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, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
It's time for pajamas for the whole family! Sew a great pair of pajama bottoms with a drawstring and pockets. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 17, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Purple 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. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Dec 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore the 12 principles of animation and the influence they have had on 3D animation tools. Apply the principles using the Graph Editor in Maya to create an effective animation.

Tue, Dec 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Move your documents online. Learn how to collaborate, share, and access your files from anywhere with Google Docs, a free word processing application from Google.

Tue, Dec 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
Using a waffle maker and a few ingredients, we will attempt to answer the question: will it waffle? Of course batter will, but what about chocolate chip, cookie dough or cinnamon rolls?

Tue, Dec 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Tue, Dec 17, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Purple Room
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Canceled
Tue, Dec 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.

Tue, Dec 17, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Fab Lab
Light up your table with this playful model house. Learn electronics and RGB lighting while assembling your unique creation. Electronics and frame will be provided. There is a materials fee of $15
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Albertson Room
Author Taylor Simonds will share her audiovisual outlining technique, showing you how to enhance your writing by creating a mood board for each scene with a corresponding instrumental score.

Wed, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Spruce up your home by creating a pillow cover. learn to add a flange or ruffle with contrasting fabric. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Wed, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn database concepts and terminology. Learn flat and relational database concepts and create a simple database with multiple tables.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
Spread the winter cheer through fun DIY art projects. Let their inner artist out as they paint, color or glue their way through crafts made by them for you! Recommended for toddlers.

Wed, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database.

Wed, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Wed, Dec 18, 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Purple Room
Learn how to create and customize forms and reports using data from tables and queries! You will also add a navigation menu using the Switchboard Manager.

Wed, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
It's time for pajamas for the whole family! Sew a great pair of pajama bottoms with a drawstring and pockets. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Wed, Dec 18, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Papa Bear
Combine ice, cold and fun for experiments that will make your teeth chatter! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Wed, Dec 18, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Wed, Dec 18, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Wed, Dec 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to control LED lights.

Wed, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 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, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Wed, Dec 18, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Thu, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Create a program with Python, an easy to learn programming language. Assign variables, input data and develop calculations to make an interactive application.

Thu, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Thu, Dec 19, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Thu, Dec 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 19, 12:10pm - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Learn how to evaluate licenses, amenities and services offered for residential living in Central Florida.Seminar is part of a monthly LIFE Information for Elders series. Call 407.836.7446 to register.

Thu, Dec 19, 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Blue Room
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages.

Thu, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
It's time for pajamas for the whole family! Sew a great pair of pajama bottoms with a drawstring and pockets. Students are required to bring fabric and notions. See details in the description.
This event is full

Thu, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Thu, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Celebrate the season grinch-style! Get creative transforming a plain’ ol cupcake into one that Cindy Lou Who would totally approve. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Thu, Dec 19, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Purple Room
Make universal style changes to all slides in your presentation. Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master.

Thu, Dec 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome gaming adventures.

Thu, Dec 19, 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Blue Room
Do you want to draw more attention to your site? A full-screen video background is a solution.

Thu, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Turn your scrap fabric into beautifully intricate Scandinavian fabric stars. Learn how to iron and fold fabric into an eight-pointed star for decoration or gifts. No sewing required.