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S is for Scarecrow

2019-11-21 10:30:00 2019-11-21 11:30:00 America/New_York S is for Scarecrow It’s harvest time! We’ve gathered a bountiful blend of stories, songs and activities to celebrate the season. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers. Winter Garden Branch

Thursday, November 21
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2019-11-21 10:30:00 2019-11-21 11:30:00 America/New_York S is for Scarecrow It’s harvest time! We’ve gathered a bountiful blend of stories, songs and activities to celebrate the season. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers. Winter Garden Branch

Winter Garden Branch

Winter Garden - Program Area

It’s harvest time! We’ve gathered a bountiful blend of stories, songs and activities to celebrate the season. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any class or program due to a disability may arrange for accommodations by contacting the location at which the event is held at least seven days prior to the event.

TAGS: | Games & Activities |

Winter Garden Branch

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Dec 02 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 03 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 04 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 05 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 06 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 07 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 08 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 105 West Colonial

LYNX Bus Link 612 NeighborLink 612 / Winter Garden

The Winter Garden Branch has all the charm of a small town library plus all of the resources available through the Orange County Library System. It is the westernmost branch in Orange County. Noted for friendly and helpful staff, the branch is now serving a third generation of patrons.

Upcoming events

Sat, Dec 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Is there anything you can't build with LEGOs? Let's find out! Join us for lots of building fun. We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity. LEGOs will be provided but cannot go home with you.

Sat, Dec 07, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Come practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a sweet, furry friend. Expanding Intelligence Dog Training, LLC. presents this reading program with their certified therapy dogs.

Sat, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
From Bowtruckles and Nifflers to Occamies and more. Relive the adventure of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and make your own magical creature. All Ages Welcome.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Get healthy with family yoga - geared towards preschoolers, school-age children, and their caregivers. Mats will be available.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 09, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Explore the basics of radio electronics using Snap Circuits. While you learn the basic science of radio waves and build a functioning AM or FM radio.

Mon, Dec 09, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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, 5:25pm - 6:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Mon, Dec 09, 6:35pm - 7:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Mon, Dec 09, 7:45pm - 8:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Tue, Dec 10, 10:15am - 10:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Tue, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Tue, Dec 10, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using visual programming.

Tue, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create cute candy cane ornaments for decorations or gifts. Practice counting stitches and creating double crochets in this unique project.

Tue, Dec 10, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Have you heard about Dungeons and Dragons and want to see what it is all about? Or are you an experienced player looking for a new party? Come join us on our adventure! For older teens and adults.
This event is full

Wed, Dec 11, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Wed, Dec 11, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter.

Wed, Dec 11, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Wed, Dec 11, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Wed, Dec 11, 11:25am - 12:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Wed, Dec 11, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Dec 11, 12:35pm - 1:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Wed, Dec 11, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Wed, Dec 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
On your mark, get set...GO! Learn about marshmallows and compete in a variety of games featuring this ooey, gooey sweet treat. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Wed, Dec 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
In this casual learning experience, there will be gizmos and gadgets that teach and show basic technology skill and knowledge to operate or use.

Thu, Dec 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Enjoy tea education for everyone from non-tea drinkers, to those who have drank tea their whole life. Taste two teas and learn about the history of tea, fun facts and different teas.

Thu, Dec 12, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Thu, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Build your crochet skills block by block. Each month create a unique square that can be enjoyed alone or joined together as a comfy blanket.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 13, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 13, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Enjoy a library program filled with fun for the whole family right in your own neighborhood! Visit the: Waterleigh Community Clubhouse 16150 Pebble Bluff Loop Winter Garden, FL 34787

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
All birds have beaks. Find out why there are different kinds of beaks and how birds use them to eat, hunt and gather food. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sat, Dec 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Test your marshmallow engineering skills while drinking a hot cup of cocoa! Supplies are limited. Registration required. Recommended for families.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 16, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Mon, Dec 16, 10:30am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Get healthy with family yoga - geared towards preschoolers, school-age children, and their caregivers. Mats will be available.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 16, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Mon, Dec 16, 5:25pm - 6:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:35pm - 7:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Mon, Dec 16, 7:45pm - 8:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Automate everyday tasks with macros. Record data entry and formatting. Insert and modify objects to run macros without coding.

Tue, Dec 17, 10:15am - 10:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Tue, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Tue, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create fun mini holiday stockings that make great gifts or it can be used as an ornament. If you can crochet a granny square then your all set to learn this quick project! Registration Required.

Tue, Dec 17, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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, Dec 17, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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

Tue, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Wed, Dec 18, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Wed, Dec 18, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Wed, Dec 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Wed, Dec 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Test your marshmallow engineering skills while drinking a hot cup of cocoa! Supplies are limited. Registration required. Recommended for families.

Wed, Dec 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
In this casual learning experience, there will be gizmos and gadgets that teach and show basic technology skill and knowledge to operate or use.

Thu, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
4-3-2-1! Winter is coming soon! Help us get ready for winter with fun stories, activities and crafts starring some of our favorite cold weather friends. Recommended for preschoolers.

Thu, Dec 19, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.

Thu, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Please join us for a lively book discussion about the book selection of the month.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Fri, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create fun mini holiday stockings that make great gifts or it can be used as an ornament. If you can crochet a granny square then your all set to learn this quick project! Registration Required.

Sat, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Run, run as fast as you can just like the gingerbread man to our sweet fun-filled workshop! Celebrate the season with your little one as they build their very own gingerbread house.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create handmade decorations, ornaments or simple gifts for the holiday season. Recommended for families.

Mon, Dec 23, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Get healthy with family yoga - geared towards preschoolers, school-age children, and their caregivers. Mats will be available.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 24, 10:15am - 10:30am
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Have you heard about Dungeons and Dragons and want to see what it is all about? Or are you an experienced player looking for a new party? Come join us on our adventure! For older teens and adults.

Thu, Dec 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
They are red and white and sure smell nice! Join us for stories, crafts and activities inspired by sweet peppermint treats. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Thu, Dec 26, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Read to Sydney is a local therapy dog organization that encourages children to practice their reading skills with an attentive furry listener. All ages are welcome to join Thom and his dog Toby.

Thu, Dec 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us for the basics of watercolor painting through the use of watercolor pencils and paint. This program focuses on creating a relaxing environment and allowing adults to de-stress.

Fri, Dec 27, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Fri, Dec 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fri, Dec 27, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 27, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Dec 27, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Sat, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
It may not snow in Florida, but that doesn’t mean we can’t make our own winter fun! Recommend for families.

Sat, Dec 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Even though it’s not very cold, it really is winter! Join us for winter themed stories and crafts to get into the spirit of colder weather. Recommended for upper and lower elementary.

Mon, Dec 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 31, 10:15am - 10:30am
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Thu, Jan 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Recommended for toddlers.

Thu, Jan 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Recommended for toddlers.

Thu, Jan 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Ask at Desk
Bring your plants, get your soil pH tested and ask questions! Master Gardener Volunteers from the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Office will be available to answer your gardening questions.

Thu, Jan 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
De-stress from the everyday and let your creativity take control. Play with watercolor pencils and paints in a relaxing environment. All supplies provided. Recommended for adults and teens.

Fri, Jan 03, 10:15am - 10:40am
Winter Garden - Program Area
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Fri, Jan 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fri, Jan 03, 10:45am - 11:10am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Jan 03, 11:15am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
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.

Fri, Jan 03, 11:30am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends.

Fri, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Start crocheting today. Learn to chain and single crochet stitch to create bookmark perfect for your favorite books.

Fri, Jan 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us for our weekly knitting and crochet club. All ages and levels are welcome. Please bring your own yarn, needles, and/or hooks.

Sat, Jan 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Is there anything you can't build with LEGOs? Let's find out! Join us for lots of building fun. We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity. LEGOs will be provided but cannot go home with you.

Sat, Jan 04, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Come practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a sweet, furry friend. Expanding Intelligence Dog Training, LLC. presents this reading program with their certified therapy dogs.

Mon, Jan 06, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Mon, Jan 06, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Want to create your very own music mix? Learn how to use Audacity's sound tools to edit and mix audio files like a pro.

Mon, Jan 06, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Mon, Jan 06, 5:25pm - 6:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Mon, Jan 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create your own personal calendar with 365 ideas to keep you happy, healthy and active the entire year. Recommended for tweens and teens.

Mon, Jan 06, 6:35pm - 7:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Jan 06, 7:45pm - 8:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.