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Food is Fuel: Live and Age Well

2018-01-13 11:00:00 2018-01-13 12:00:00 America/New_York Food is Fuel: Live and Age Well Yamira Lee Johnson, Head Chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create delightful tasting food that is also good for you. Click for more information. Hiawassee Branch

Saturday, January 13
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-01-13 11:00:00 2018-01-13 12:00:00 America/New_York Food is Fuel: Live and Age Well Yamira Lee Johnson, Head Chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create delightful tasting food that is also good for you. Click for more information. Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee - Meeting Room

Yamira Lee Johnson, Head Chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create delightful tasting food that is also good for you. Click for more information.

Food is not only fuel for your body it is one of the keys to aging well. Yamira Lee Johnson, Head Chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira and Certified Holistic Life Coach, will demonstrate how to create delightful tasting food that is also good for you. For more information about Breaking Bread with Mira, please visit facebook.com/breakingbreadwithmira. Space is limited. Registration required. Register online at ocls.info or please call 407.835.7323.

Hiawassee Branch

Phone: 407-835/7323

Hours
Mon, Jan 15 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 16 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 17 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 18 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jan 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 21 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 37 Pine Hills / Florida Mall

The Hiawassee Branch began as a bookmobile station in 1962 and was first known as the Pine Hills Library. In later moves the branch became the West Colonial branch and in March 2000, Hiawassee. In early 2010, the Hiawassee Branch moved to a new home near the corner of Hiawassee Road and West Colonial Drive in the Highland Lakes shopping plaza.

Upcoming events

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 20, 10:15am - 4:55pm
Operation HOPE Inc. will present a first time home buyer class where participants will learn about the home buying process from start to finish. Click for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.
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Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 20, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Add new stitches to your repertoire! The double and half double crochet stitches are great for blankets, hats, scarves and sweaters. Create a mug rug using these two new stitches.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Jan 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
CareerSource staff will be onsite to help support individuals needing assistance and identifying challenges during the job search process.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 22, 10:15am - 11:15am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 22, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Aprann fondasyon òdinatè-a ak tèminoloji yo. Vinn alèz avèk senbòl ki nan ekran-an ak kòman pou deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #Creole

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for coffee and lively discussion as we talk about this months selection Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. Newcomers always welcome!

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 23, 10:15am - 11:15am
Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou entènèt . #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to edit your digital photos and images using free Web applications.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 23, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Join us to put together a jigsaw puzzle with library staff and patrons.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learn how to use ELLIS to begin or improve your English language skills. This ESOL software provides lessons through watching, listening, practicing, and speaking.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Jan 25, 10:15am - 11:15am
Apran konsèp ak tèminoloji. Vini alèz avèk environman Microsoft Word epi itilize bazik fonksyon nan Microsoft Word pou ka Kreye yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Jan 25, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Jan 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 26, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Jan 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Jan 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 27, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn presentation concepts and terminology. Learn how to create a basic presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Increase your knitting skills. Shape your work with basic increase and decrease stitches

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Jan 27, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master. (tec101)

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 29, 10:15am - 11:15am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 29, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 29, 3:30pm - 5:05pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Come join us for the latest stress-reducing craze! Coloring for adults and teens is a fun and easy craft. We supply coloring pencils, crayons, markers and beautiful patterns and designs.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou entènèt . #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 30, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 30, 2:25pm - 3:30pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Jan 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 31, 10:15am - 11:20am
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. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 31, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learn how to use ELLIS to begin or improve your English language skills. This ESOL software provides lessons through watching, listening, practicing, and speaking.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Jan 31, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 01, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann sou istwa a ak devlopman òdinatè a, kijan òdinatè-a fonksyone, pyès ki nan konpitè ak lojisyèl. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 01, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Aprann Kòman pou pou itilize sourit ak klavye-a. nou fè ou fè pratik pou'w ka aprann deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #HCreole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 01, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 02, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Your name is special, just like you! Help your little one learn to recognize and spell their name through fun crafts and activities. Ages 2–4.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 03, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 05, 10:15am - 11:15am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Orange County Property Appraiser 2018 Exemption Satellite Office. For more information on what documents to bring with you, call the property appraiser's Customer Service line at 407-836-5044.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Enhance real life experiences using Aurasma, an industry-leading augmented reality app for iOS and Android devices.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Aprann fondasyon òdinatè-a ak tèminoloji yo. Vinn alèz avèk senbòl ki nan ekran-an ak kòman pou deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #Creole

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, if gaming is your thing, come get your game on at the library! Ages 13-18.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 10:15am - 11:30am
Aprann fondasyon òdinatè-a ak tèminoloji yo. Vinn alèz avèk senbòl ki nan ekran-an ak kòman pou deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Create professional-looking websites without the need for coding or programming. Unleash your creativity with simple to use tools for layouts, images, formatting, multimedia and interactivity.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Tue, Feb 06, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Orange County Property Appraiser 2018 Exemption Satellite Office. For more information on what documents to bring with you, call the property appraiser's Customer Service line at 407-836-5044.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 06, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate within the computer?s interface. Practice using these two devices with hands-on exercises and online resources. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to use ELLIS to begin or improve your English language skills. This ESOL software provides lessons through watching, listening, practicing, and speaking.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 08, 10:15am - 11:15am
Apran kòman pou plase men ou sou klavye-a avèk kòman pou ogmante vitès daktilograf ou. Nan klas sa ou ap itilize yon program ki rele TypingMaster sou entènèt.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 08, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 08, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 09, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a furry tale followed by an animal meet and greet! Visiting animals will vary by location. Ages 3–5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 10, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and Resume Creator resources.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 10, 11:00am - 11:45am
The buzz is all about Valentine's Day. Come and join us for fun Valentine's stories, crafts and fun! Ages 6-12.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 10, 11:25am - 12:30pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn the interview process and what you can do to better prepare yourself for the big day! You will also become familiar with popular websites that provide supporting information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 10, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Celebrate with local artists as they lead workshops that foster creativity and empower children to use art as a way to make positive changes! Ages 6–12.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 10, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to use various Internet resources to search and apply for jobs. You will become familiar with popular job search websites and common questions on job applications.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to choose the best colors to make your coloring pages come alive. Learn about the color wheel and how to choose the best colors to make your pages pop! Ages 18 and up.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 13, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Get a jump start on the day by diving into a delicious breakfast bowl featuring the super food powers of the acai berry. Ages 8–18. Registration required.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 16, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Follow the shiny and slimy snail trail to stories, activities and crafts. Ages 2–4.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 16, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This program is an engaging joyous celebration of music, the universal bonding that occurs through storytelling and the beauty of diversity.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 17, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Add new stitches to your repertoire! The double and half double crochet stitches are great for blankets, hats, scarves and sweaters. Create a mug rug using these two new stitches.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Calling all future world leaders! Join us as we look at past leaders and the qualities they have in common. We will have activities and stories based on what it takes to make a good leader. Ages 6–12.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for coffee and lively discussion as we talk about this months selection Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford. Newcomers always welcome!