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Photo: Camera Level 1

2019-11-23 15:00:00 2019-11-23 16:00:00 America/New_York Photo: Camera Level 1 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. Orlando Public Library

Saturday, November 23
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-23 15:00:00 2019-11-23 16:00:00 America/New_York Photo: Camera Level 1 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. Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

Photo Studio

Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

This class helps prepare students for the Photo Assessment.

Recommended Prerequisite: None

TAGS: | Photography |

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

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 The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.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

Canceled
Tue, Dec 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
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.
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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)

Canceled
Tue, Dec 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.
Registration is now closed

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. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Melrose Conference Room
Collaborate and network with other digital media creatives in Central Florida. Bring your portfolios, business cards and flyers to share.

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, 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)

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 - 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)

Thu, Dec 12, 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

Thu, Dec 12, 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.

Thu, Dec 12, 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

Thu, Dec 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Video Learning Lab
Immerse yourself in 360 videos. Learn how to operate a 360-degree camera to create a highly engaging video for your webpage, YouTube or Facebook. Recommended Audience: Adult

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
Red Room
Get your sound right in Logic Pro X. Understand the routing and creation of patches, which is a crucial element in Logic Pro for building your own instruments and sounds. (tic101)

Thu, 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, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Animate a digital character using motion capture data. Learn how to create, define and edit a character's skeletal structure using Maya's HumanIK Solver.

Thu, Dec 12, 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.

Thu, Dec 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Red Room
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 12, 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

Thu, Dec 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

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 - 4:30pm
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?

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
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

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
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, 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
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to create quick animations for Instagram with the timeline tool in Photoshop!

Thu, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

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 - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 13, 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

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
Develop a detailed humanoid arm. Learn to extrude, sub-divide and sculpt a 3D mesh.

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 - 12:30pm
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.

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, 11:00am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 13, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

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, 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

Fri, Dec 13, 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.

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, 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, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using common electronic components and a power source. (tic101)

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, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Love shooting videos on your mobile device? Want to bump up your video skills a notch? Learn the 7 basic techniques to enhance your mobile videos.

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!

Fri, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Build circuits using integrated circuits, power transistors and relays. create timers for various electronic applications. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

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 - 11:00am
Video Learning Lab
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

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 - 11:30am
Under the Sea
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

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, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Red Room
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 14, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

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, 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, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:45pm
Tech Central
Robotics and Makers (informal) group monthly meetup.

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
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms.

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
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

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 - 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, 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
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Discover the world of motion capture animation. Using the Perception Neuron motion capture suit and Axis Neuron software, learn techniques to record, edit and export motion capture data.

Sat, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

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.

Sat, Dec 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sun, Dec 15, 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, Dec 15, 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, 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 - 3:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

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
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

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
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.

Sun, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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)

Sun, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

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 - 11:00am
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, Dec 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 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.

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.

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 - 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, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

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, 11:30am - 12:30pm
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, 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, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Dec 16, 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 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
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 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

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

Mon, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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 16, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Build your business logo using graphic design theory for concepts, color, and font choices. Learn the basics of designing a business logo using vector graphics tools.

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, 9:30am - 10:30am
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
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, Dec 17, 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.

Tue, Dec 17, 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 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.

Tue, Dec 17, 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 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, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover how easy it is to adjust one or multiple photos with just a few simple clicks. Quickly edit, correct exposure, convert images and enhance the color of your photos.

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, 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 17, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 17, 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.

Rescheduled
Tue, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
New date Tuesday, December 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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 - 3:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

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 - 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 17, 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, 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, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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 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

Tue, Dec 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms.

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

Tue, Dec 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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, 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, 9:30am - 10:30am
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, 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 - 11:00am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

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.

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 - 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.

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

Wed, Dec 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses.

Wed, Dec 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

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 - 2:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

Wed, Dec 18, 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, 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, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore the benefits of having a defined and consistent visual design style. Use a variety of tools and techniques to apply styles such as watercolor, flat, outline and more.

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

Wed, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

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, 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, Dec 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

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 - 5:30pm
Red Room
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Wed, Dec 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Are you ready to take your idea to manufacturing? Learn how to create a prototype with moving parts. This is an advanced class. Please see the required skills.

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, 5:00pm - 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.

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

Thu, 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 - 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

Thu, Dec 19, 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

Thu, Dec 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
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.

Thu, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Thu, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

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, 11:00am - 11:30am
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.

Thu, Dec 19, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Thu, Dec 19, 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.
This event is full

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, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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.
This event is full

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

Thu, Dec 19, 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.

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, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 19, 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.

Thu, Dec 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.
This event is full

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

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, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Love shooting videos on your mobile device? Want to bump up your video skills a notch? Learn the 7 basic techniques to enhance your mobile videos.

Thu, Dec 19, 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.

Thu, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Interactive Media Wall
Join us as we welcome special guest Laura Escude for our December Ableton User Group Meetup.

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.
This event is full

Fri, Dec 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
Video Production Studio
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.
This event is full

Fri, Dec 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
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.

Fri, Dec 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

Fri, Dec 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
This class will introduce you to the basics of modeling, rigging, and animating a 3D character using Blender.

Fri, Dec 20, 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, Dec 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Build a working circuit using relays, comparator integrated circuits and a power source. Learn to read common schematic diagrams and universal symbols. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:45am - 12:15pm
Sewing Studio
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.

Fri, Dec 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM technique, communicate with talents via clear-com headsets, and operate light remotely.
This event is full

Fri, Dec 20, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Fri, Dec 20, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 20, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Dec 20, 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, Dec 20, 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.

Fri, Dec 20, 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, Dec 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 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 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Frosting, sprinkles, candy and cookies…what more could you want!? Stop in and express your creativity by decorating a sugary treat. Then enjoy the best part of all, eating it!

Fri, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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.

Fri, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

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

Sat, Dec 21, 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 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Sat, Dec 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
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

Sat, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Available resources include littleBits, Snap Circuits, and K'NEX. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
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.

Sat, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 21, 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, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
New to sewing and ready for that first simple project? These easy to make coasters, based on the four square quilt block design, make great gifts for many occasions.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to build a website that responds and adapts to the size of the screen through the use of responsive HTML5 and CSS code.

Sat, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Under the Sea
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

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

Sat, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Fill in a magic coloring page and watch your picture come to life. Use an awesome app called Quiver to interact with the page and even play games using a smart device - that's augmented reality!

Sat, Dec 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Dec 21, 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.

Sat, Dec 21, 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 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Blue 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.

Sat, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 21, 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.

Sat, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sewing Studio
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.

Sat, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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, Dec 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
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.

Sat, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Start your programming adventure with the basics. Create a mobile web app while learning key concepts, including algorithms, programs, events and debugging.

Sat, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 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, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Create handmade decorations, ornaments or simple gifts for the holiday season. Recommended for families.

Sat, Dec 21, 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.

Sat, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Sat, Dec 21, 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, Dec 22, 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, Dec 22, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Edit your video faster and more accurately with Adobe Premiere. Split and trim video clips with precision directly in the Timeline. Add built-in effects, transitions, and titles to your film.

Sun, Dec 22, 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.

Sun, Dec 22, 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.

Sun, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Create timeless mini stocking ornaments for decorations or gifts. Practice counting stitches and creating single and double crochets in this unique project.

Sun, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 4:20pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Sun, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Sun, Dec 22, 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.

Sun, Dec 22, 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 22, 4:20pm - 4:40pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Sun, Dec 22, 4:40pm - 5:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Learn how robots’ function and communicate in the real world by programming an Arduino micro-controller to control basic actuators, motors and servos. (tic101)

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

Mon, Dec 23, 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 23, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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.

Mon, Dec 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

Mon, Dec 23, 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 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Learn how robots’ function and communicate in the real world by programming an Arduino micro-controller to control relays, infrared and motion sensors. (tic101)

Mon, Dec 23, 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)

Mon, Dec 23, 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.

Mon, Dec 23, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
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.

Mon, Dec 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Mon, Dec 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Mon, Dec 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Learn how robots’ function and communicate in the real world by programming an Arduino micro-controller to control cooling mechanisms, limit switches and digital feedback devices. (tic101)

Mon, Dec 23, 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.

Mon, Dec 23, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Purl it together. Learn to create stockinette fabric with purl stitches.

Thu, Dec 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.

Thu, Dec 26, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Create a unique backpack in this 2-day camp.

Thu, Dec 26, 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 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

Thu, Dec 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.

Thu, Dec 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.

Thu, Dec 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Start crocheting today! Learn to chain and single crochet to create your first project.

Thu, Dec 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Thu, Dec 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue 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.

Thu, Dec 26, 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 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.

Thu, Dec 26, 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 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.

Thu, Dec 26, 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 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark.

Thu, Dec 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

Thu, Dec 26, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Thu, Dec 26, 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.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 26, 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.

Fri, Dec 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.

Fri, Dec 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Create a unique backpack in this 2-day camp.

Fri, Dec 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

Fri, Dec 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue 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.

Fri, Dec 27, 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, Dec 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Add new stitches to your repertoire! Crochet a bookmark with the double and half double crochet stitches.

Fri, Dec 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.

Fri, Dec 27, 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, Dec 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

Fri, Dec 27, 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.

Fri, Dec 27, 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, Dec 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Purl it together. Learn to create stockinette fabric with purl stitches.

Fri, Dec 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.

Fri, Dec 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Fri, Dec 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.

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

Sat, Dec 28, 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, Dec 28, 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 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Sat, Dec 28, 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.

Sat, Dec 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
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, Dec 28, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Dec 28, 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.

Sat, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Under the Sea
Drop-in before and after storytime to create a make-and-take craft. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

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

Sat, Dec 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
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.

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

Sat, Dec 28, 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, Dec 28, 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

Sat, Dec 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Sat, Dec 28, 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

Sat, Dec 28, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
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 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Celebrate the season with cool activities. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sat, Dec 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Sun, Dec 29, 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, Dec 29, 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.

Sun, Dec 29, 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.

Sun, Dec 29, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Design cinematic visual effects and sophisticated motion graphics using shapes, layers, type tools and more. Learn the essentials of advanced animation and compositing.

Sun, Dec 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Add to your project possibilities by crocheting in the round! Create crochet projects such as hats, bowls and ornaments.

Sun, Dec 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Knit interesting and delicate lace patterns. Learn how to read written and charted patterns for lacework and common lace stitches, while practicing basic knitting techniques.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Blue Room
Complete challenges using code. Explore computer science with characters from Frozen, Minecraft and Star Wars in Hour of Code tutorials.

Mon, Dec 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 30, 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 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.

Mon, Dec 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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.

Mon, Dec 30, 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 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Dec 30, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

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

Mon, Dec 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Mon, Dec 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.

Mon, Dec 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Mon, Dec 30, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Learning Cube
Create a beautiful cabled bookmark. Learn how to use a cable needle to create right and left leaning cables, while practicing pattern reading and basic knitting techniques.

Thu, Jan 02, 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, Jan 02, 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)

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

Thu, Jan 02, 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, Jan 02, 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

Thu, Jan 02, 10:00am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
Create a spectacular celestial video animation using a few stills and Adobe After Effects. Learn how to import footage, set up a composition, and animate layers using keyframes.

Thu, Jan 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

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

Thu, Jan 02, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Explore 3D video in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Thu, Jan 02, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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.

Thu, Jan 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Thu, Jan 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Simulation Lab
Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. (tic101)

Thu, Jan 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Thu, Jan 02, 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

Thu, Jan 02, 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.

Thu, Jan 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jan 02, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Thu, Jan 02, 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.

Thu, Jan 02, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jan 02, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jan 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jan 03, 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

Fri, Jan 03, 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, Jan 03, 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.

Fri, Jan 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Enjoy a festival of films starring Tom Hanks: 1/3: Joe versus the volcano (PG) 1/10: Sleepless in Seattle (PG) 1/17: Turner and Hooch (PG) 1/24: Apollo 13 (PG)

Fri, Jan 03, 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.

Fri, Jan 03, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Papa Bear
Make some noise and ring in the noon year with your little ones! Join us for fun and games with an exciting countdown at noon. Recommended for preschoolers.

Fri, Jan 03, 11:30am - 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.

Fri, Jan 03, 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.

Fri, Jan 03, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Fri, Jan 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Jan 03, 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, Jan 03, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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.

Fri, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Experience the potential of this inexpensive and accessible tool. Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. (tic101)

Fri, Jan 03, 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.

Fri, Jan 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
What will you create today? Explore, experiment or be entertained. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Fri, Jan 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Fri, Jan 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Make and program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. (tic101)

Fri, Jan 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

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

Sat, Jan 04, 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, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Available resources include littleBits, Snap Circuits, and K'NEX. (tic101)

Sat, Jan 04, 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

Sat, Jan 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Video Learning Lab
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

Sat, Jan 04, 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.

Sat, Jan 04, 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.

Sat, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Sat, Jan 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Papa Bear
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

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

Sat, Jan 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Sat, Jan 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Jan 04, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Video Learning Lab
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

Sat, Jan 04, 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.

Sat, Jan 04, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Sat, Jan 04, 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, Jan 04, 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.

Sat, Jan 04, 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, Jan 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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)

Sat, Jan 04, 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.

Sat, Jan 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sat, Jan 04, 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.

Sun, Jan 05, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Learning Cube
Start crocheting today. Learn to chain and single crochet stitch to create bookmark perfect for your favorite books.

Sun, Jan 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
Enjoy a live performance by steel pan musician Ravon Rhoden. Ravon is an energetic pannist with an extensive musical repertoire. To learn more about Ravon visit ravonrhoden.com.

Sun, Jan 05, 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, Jan 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fab Lab
New year, new you, get organized with a planner stencil. Create a simple and easy custom laser engraved Planner Stencil with easy to use software and laser cutter. There is a materials fee of $5

Sun, Jan 05, 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.

Mon, Jan 06, 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, Jan 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Turn scraps of fabric into beautiful designs using different stitches and stabilizers. Learn three great methods to applique with a sewing machine.

Mon, Jan 06, 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, Jan 06, 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, Jan 06, 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, Jan 06, 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, Jan 06, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Club Central - Ask at Desk
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, Jan 07, 9:00am - 5:00pm
421 - Fourth Floor
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Jan 07, 9:30am - 10:30am
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, Jan 07, 10:45am - 12:15pm
Sewing Studio
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.

Tue, Jan 07, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
437 - Fourth Floor
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Jan 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a custom bow tie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.

Tue, Jan 07, 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, Jan 07, 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, Jan 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Interactive Media Wall
Join the conversation! Learn about library services such as Morningstar Investment Research Center, goal-oriented tools for saving, investing and more.

Tue, Jan 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning Cube
Start hand embroidery today. Learn the basics of using a hoop and needles to create running, back and cross stitches to create a beautiful sampler.

Tue, Jan 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will explain various salts, sugars, and fats in this four-week series. Space is limited. Registration required.

Wed, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 10:00am - 12:30pm
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.

Wed, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
It's time for a tough truck party with a celebration of things that go, go, go! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Wed, Jan 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Albertson Room
In this 4-week Masterclass video series, professional chefs will teach you skills and recipes that will help you to make gourmet meals in your own home.

Wed, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
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, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!

Wed, Jan 08, 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, Jan 08, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audio Production Studio
This meetup is organized and hosted by the Audio Studio instructors of The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center. (tic101)

Thu, Jan 09, 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, Jan 09, 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, Jan 09, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a colorful bookmark.

Thu, Jan 09, 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

Thu, Jan 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.

Thu, Jan 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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, Jan 09, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Create a unique Super Hero in this 3-day camp.

Thu, Jan 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cypress Room
Jackfruit has been used in Southeast Asian cuisine for centuries and is now popular among American vegetarians as a natural meat replacement. Joycelyn Bryant will demonstrate how to prepare jackfruit.

Thu, Jan 09, 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.