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Melrose in the Mix - Amy Robbins

2019-12-01 15:30:00 2019-12-01 17:00:00 America/New_York Melrose in the Mix - Amy Robbins 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. Orlando Public Library

Sunday, December 01
3:30pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-12-01 15:30:00 2019-12-01 17:00:00 America/New_York Melrose in the Mix - Amy Robbins 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. Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

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.

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Dec 09 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 10 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 13 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 14 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 15 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

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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 The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.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

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, 9:30am - 11:00am
Fab Lab
Make and program a digital button counter, and a dynamic light level sensing display. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a seven-segment digit display to show numbers and characters. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

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 - 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.
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

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.
Registration is now closed

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 - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Dec 09, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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)

Mon, Dec 09, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

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, 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, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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, 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, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
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.

Mon, Dec 09, 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

Mon, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore the benefits of having a defined and consistent visual design style. Use a variety of tools and techniques to apply styles such as watercolor, flat, outline and more.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

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, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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, Dec 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Design a poster in Adobe Illustrator. Use the Transform options to scale objects, frame images using the Transparency panel and speed up text formatting with Paragraph Styles.

Mon, Dec 09, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

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

Tue, Dec 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
Melrose Classroom
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers.

Tue, Dec 10, 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, Dec 10, 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, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 10, 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.

Tue, Dec 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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)

Tue, Dec 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Use Adobe Photoshop to apply common image editing techniques used to key out a portrait silhouette and modify the background.

Tue, Dec 10, 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, Dec 10, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Dec 10, 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.

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.

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 - 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, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Tue, 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, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Tue, Dec 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Tue, 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
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, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Red Room
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

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
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?

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 - 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, 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, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

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 - 4:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, 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.