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Storybook Fun

2020-01-24 10:15:00 2020-01-24 10:40:00 America/New_York Storybook Fun The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Winter Garden Branch

Friday, January 24
10:15am - 10:40am

Add to Calendar 2020-01-24 10:15:00 2020-01-24 10:40:00 America/New_York Storybook Fun The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Winter Garden Branch

Winter Garden Branch

Winter Garden - Program Area

The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Designed especially for preschoolers, Storybook Fun lasts approximately 25 minutes.

Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any class or event 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: | Storytime |

Winter Garden Branch

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Feb 17 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 18 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 19 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 20 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 23 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

Tue, Feb 18, 10:15am - 10:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Red means stop, green means go! Learn about African-American inventor Garrett Morgan and his creation of the traffic light through food! Registration required. Recommended for preschoolers.

Tue, Feb 18, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Tue, Feb 18, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Create colorful toys with just your hands. Use upcycled fabric and yarn to create plush butterflies, mice, snakes, and more.

Tue, Feb 18, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
If you are signed up to our D&D at the Library event or interested in Dungeons and Dragons. This is a time dedicated to talk, strategize, or learn the ins and outs of D&D!

Tue, Feb 18, 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.

Wed, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 12:35pm - 1:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Wed, Feb 19, 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, Feb 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Bring your family on down to Motown! Move and groove together with drop-in activities related to the first black-owned record company in the US. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Wed, Feb 19, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience, students were introduced to a variety of resources, gizmos, gadgets, and other types of technology dedicated to learning.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira will demonstrate how to make delicious mofongo. Space is limited. Registration required.

Thu, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn about the lively rhythms and improv sound of jazz music through melodic stories, instrument play and more. Recommended for preschoolers.

Thu, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills. Held in Horizon West.

Thu, Feb 20, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Thu, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a six-week reading and discussion program that inspires thought and conversation between children aged 6-12 and families. Meals will be provided.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Spend the night in style. Enjoy games or activities and connect with like-minded people in your community.

Fri, Feb 21, 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, Feb 21, 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, Feb 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Fri, Feb 21, 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, Feb 21, 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, Feb 21, 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, Feb 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Honor African American artist Alma Thomas and create your own colorful abstract work of art. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sat, Feb 22, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Sat, Feb 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Meet Drew Brockington, author and illustrator of the Sunshine State award winning book "Catstronauts." Book signing to follow. Register

Mon, Feb 24, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Mon, Feb 24, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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, Feb 24, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Design professional layouts and create marketing materials that transform your businesses communications. Develop a magazine catalog using frames, images, graphics, type tools and more.

Tue, Feb 25, 10:15am - 10:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Tue, Feb 25, 10:30am - 10:55am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Recommended for toddlers.

Tue, Feb 25, 11:00am - 11:25am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Recommended for toddlers.

Tue, Feb 25, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects with Snap Circuits. Learn the basic science of electronics and how they impact our everyday lives.

Tue, Feb 25, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Tue, Feb 25, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Tue, Feb 25, 6:25pm - 7:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Tue, Feb 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Honor African American artist Alma Thomas and create your own colorful abstract work of art. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Tue, Feb 25, 7:35pm - 8:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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, Feb 26, 10:15am - 11:45am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn database concepts and terminology. Learn flat and relational database concepts and create a simple database with multiple tables.

Wed, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database.

Wed, Feb 26, 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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, Feb 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Experience fondue fun while getting creative with chocolate covered treats! Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Wed, Feb 26, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience, students were introduced to a variety of resources, gizmos, gadgets, and other types of technology dedicated to learning.

Wed, Feb 26, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us every 2nd and 4th Wednesday to share your work and sharpen your writing skills through writing exercises and bi-weekly prompts. All experience levels welcome.  

Thu, Feb 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Discover theater in a whole new way through this unique, interactive workshop! Recommended for preschoolers and lower elementary.

Thu, Feb 27, 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, Feb 27, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create Blockly programs with lights, sounds and action. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Thu, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a six-week reading and discussion program that inspires thought and conversation between children aged 6-12 and families. Meals will be provided.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Please join us for a lively book discussion about the book selection of the month.

Fri, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Fri, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Crochet cute amigurumi stuffed toys. Learn the basics of amigurumi, including crocheting 3D shapes in the round and embroidering facial features. Students are required to bring tools and yarn.

Fri, Feb 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Fri, Feb 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us for our biweekly knitting and crochet club. All ages and levels are welcome. Please bring your own yarn, needles, and/or hooks.

Fri, Feb 28, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Sat, Feb 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join the SunRidge Middle School Chorus for a performance from Into the Woods followed by storytime led by the students.

Sat, Feb 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Share the beauty of African life and culture through a unique folkloric performance filled with drumming, dance and storytelling. Recommended for families.

Mon, Mar 02, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour.

Mon, Mar 02, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Mon, Mar 02, 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, Mar 02, 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, Mar 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn basic skills used to communicate with the Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Explore finger spelling, basic communication skills, introduction to Deaf culture, and vocabulary.  Registration is required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 02, 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, Mar 02, 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.

Tue, Mar 03, 10:15am - 10:30am
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Sing-a-long to familiar songs each week with your baby or toddler.

Tue, Mar 03, 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, Mar 03, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects with Snap Circuits. Learn the basic science of electronics and how they impact our everyday lives.

Tue, Mar 03, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
If you are signed up to our D&D at the Library event or interested in Dungeons and Dragons. This is a time dedicated to talk, strategize, or learn the ins and outs of D&D!

Tue, Mar 03, 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.

Wed, Mar 04, 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, Mar 04, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Wed, Mar 04, 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, Mar 04, 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, Mar 04, 11:25am - 12:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Wed, Mar 04, 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, Mar 04, 12:35pm - 1:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Wed, Mar 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Explore the science and story of Emily Roebling, the secret engineer behind the Brooklyn Bridge and see if your family can construct their own sturdy bridge!

Wed, Mar 04, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience, students were introduced to a variety of resources available at their library.

Thu, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills. Held in Horizon West.

Thu, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
From crawling caterpillar legs to colorful wings, flutter by to explore the lives of beautiful butterflies. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Thu, Mar 05, 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, Mar 05, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Thu, Mar 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a six-week reading and discussion program that inspires thought and conversation between children aged 6-12 and families. Meals will be provided.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 05, 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, Mar 06, 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, Mar 06, 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, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Fri, Mar 06, 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, Mar 06, 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, Mar 06, 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, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learn about reflection, refraction, surface tension and more from shimmering waves of soap films to rainbow bubbles and other bubbles of all shapes and sizes! Recommended for families.

Sat, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
It is never too early to start fighting for what you believe in. Join us in celebrating outstanding women, like Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in this craft filled storytime. Recommended for preschoolers.

Sat, Mar 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, Mar 07, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Come celebrate the Hindu Spring Festival of Holi. Learn about the history and meaning of this festival and how it is celebrated around the world. Enjoy some Indian sweets.

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

Mon, Mar 09, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Take an adventure inside a computer! Build your own paper laptop from the inside out while learning what makes a computer work.

Mon, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn basic skills used to communicate with the Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Explore finger spelling, basic communication skills, introduction to Deaf culture, and vocabulary.  Registration is required.
This event is full

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

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

Tue, Mar 10, 10:30am - 10:55am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Recommended for toddlers.

Tue, Mar 10, 11:00am - 11:25am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us with your toddlers for a special parachute playtime. Enjoy rhymes, songs and tons of parachute fun. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Recommended for toddlers.

Tue, Mar 10, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Explore the basics of electromagnetism while you build and experiment with metal objects using Snap Circuits. Learn the basic science of electromagnets & how they impact our everyday lives.

Tue, Mar 10, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Design professional layouts and create marketing materials that transform your businesses communications. Develop a magazine catalog using frames, images, graphics, type tools and more.

Tue, Mar 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn the basic principles of card making using card stock, stamps and more! Each month, create a new themed greeting card! Supplies are limited; registration required. Ages: Adults

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 11, 10:15am - 11:15am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 11, 11:25am - 12:25pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 11, 12:35pm - 1:35pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn about safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Wed, Mar 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
Design, fold and test paper airplanes in recognition of famous women who dared to fly. Recommended for families.

Wed, Mar 11, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience, students were introduced to a variety of resources available at their library.

Wed, Mar 11, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us every 2nd and 4th Wednesday to share your work and sharpen your writing skills through writing exercises and bi-weekly prompts. All experience levels welcome.  

Thu, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn and play with everything the color of shamrocks, leprechauns and emeralds: green! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Thu, Mar 12, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Thu, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a six-week reading and discussion program that inspires thought and conversation between children aged 6-12 and families. Meals will be provided.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Create your own plastic yarn from plastic bags. Learn how to cut plastic bags and even create a small work using your own plarn. No prior experience needed. Great for knitting or crocheting!

Fri, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Fri, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 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.

Fri, Mar 13, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Who wants to go on a safari with Microsoft PowerPoint? Use the mouse to form wild combinations of animals while learning how to create a basic presentation and view your slideshow masterpiece.

Fri, Mar 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Build your crochet skills block by block. Create a unique square that can be combined into a blanket or enjoyed alone. This Lucky Clover will bring lots of luck to your crochet skills.

Fri, Mar 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Join us for our biweekly knitting and crochet club. All ages and levels are welcome. Please bring your own yarn, needles, and/or hooks.

Fri, Mar 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Watch your car race down the ramp. Compete in design challenges to make the best ramp with common household items and the Algodoo physics app.

Sat, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Take a bite of frosted oats and colorful marshmallows with a twist. Combine, stir and shape a fun treat that will be magically delicious! Recommended for preschoolers.

Sat, Mar 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience students were introduced to a variety of resources available at their library.

Sat, Mar 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Discover theater in a whole new way through this unique, interactive workshop! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

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

Mon, Mar 16, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
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.

Mon, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Learn basic skills used to communicate with the Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Explore finger spelling, basic communication skills, introduction to Deaf culture, and vocabulary.  Registration is required.
This event is full

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

Tue, Mar 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Dive in deep and explore the world under the waves. Create seaworthy crafts and enjoy ‘FIN’tastic games and activities. Recommended for preschoolers and toddlers.

Tue, Mar 17, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Tue, Mar 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Complete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Tue, Mar 17, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
If you are signed up to our D&D at the Library event or interested in Dungeons and Dragons. This is a time dedicated to talk, strategize, or learn the ins and outs of D&D!

Tue, Mar 17, 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.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 18, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Wed, Mar 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Show some love for Florida's state marine animal with stories and crafts. Recommended for lower elementary.

Wed, Mar 18, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Children's Area
In this casual learning experience, students were introduced to a variety of resources available at their library.

Thu, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills. Held in Horizon West.

Thu, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter Garden - Program Area
Dive into stories and interactive activities inspired by our ocean friends and learn more about her Eugenie Clark’s journey in becoming the ocean’s most fearless scientist.

Thu, Mar 19, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Winter Garden - Technology Lab
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Thu, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Complete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.

Thu, Mar 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Winter Garden - Program Area
Paint a miniature watery scene or bookmark in celebration of the Winter Garden Ocean Week.