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Getting Started with Windows 10

2018-01-16 11:00:00 2018-01-16 12:00:00 America/New_York Getting Started with Windows 10 Whether you're a new or experienced Windows user, discover the ins and outs of the latest update of this popular operating system. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Tuesday, January 16
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-01-16 11:00:00 2018-01-16 12:00:00 America/New_York Getting Started with Windows 10 Whether you're a new or experienced Windows user, discover the ins and outs of the latest update of this popular operating system. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

West Oaks - Technology Classroom

Whether you're a new or experienced Windows user, discover the ins and outs of the latest update of this popular operating system.

Customize the Start menu, configure settings, create and manage multiple desktops and annotate the Web with Microsoft Edge, the new Windows Internet Browser. 

TAGS: | Basic Tech Skills |

West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

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 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 125 Silver Star Rd.
LYNX Bus Link 27 Ocoee / Winter Garden

The construction of the West Oaks Branch was funded by the Library System and a Florida Library Construction Grant.

Genealogy Center Blog

Learn about the Genealogy Collection!

Upcoming events

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sun, Jan 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Design your own pop up cards. Discover the world of paper engineering while you cut, fold and decorate cool cards.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Jan 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for an all-levels FREE yoga class! Yoga is a great way to improve the health of your body and mind. Step out of your comfort zone and join us for an experience you won't forget!

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sun, Jan 21, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Learn about the basics of using an Android based smartphone. Please bring your own device.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Jan 22, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Jan 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like to create a stylish pouch that includes a zipper? Come learn how to make one from start to finish in this easy sewing class!
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to navigate within the Mac operating system environment. Become familiar with Mac applications.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 23, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to edit, arrange music loops, mix, add effects and share a GarageBand project.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to organize the photo library, edit photos, and create photo slideshows, photo books, greeting cards and calendars.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to edit and arrange video clips, add titles and transitions, and export an iMovie project.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Jan 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nothing is better than fresh guacamole! Learn how to prepare this classic dip that’s both easy to whip up and delicious. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 8–18.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Jan 24, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Take the fashion world by storm and learn to sew your own trendy wallet! This is a 2 day class given on: 1/24/18, and 1/31/18.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Jan 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learn presentation concepts and terminology. Learn how to create a basic presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Jan 24, 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Jan 24, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Jan 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Come join us as we discover how to analyze genealogical records and evidence.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Jan 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a celebration of things that go, go, go! It’s a tough truck party for toddlers and preschoolers. Ages 2–6.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Jan 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Have you ever wondered if a Revolutionary War patriot ancestor could be hidden in your family tree?

West Oaks - Children's Area
Sat, Jan 27, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Jan 27, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Celebrate the New Year with a New You!  Families are invited to join us for a day of health and wellness. 

Sat, Jan 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Are you interested in learning about your family's role in the American Revolution or even in the Industrial Revolution? 

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Jan 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Turn on your imaginations and learn why pretend play is more than just fun! Dress up is welcome. Ages 2–6.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 29, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Jan 29, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to create an easy to use website where you can publish your thoughts, comments or pictures so you can share with family and friends.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 30, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to build your own website. Start with WordPress, which offers lots of options for skinning your site the way you want it.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Jan 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Why should kids have all the fun? Come to the library and enjoy a story or activity as our talented library storytellers entertain ages 18 and up! Click for more information.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 30, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Jan 30, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Jan 30, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
What superhero would you be? Choose a hero name, a super power and more as we create our very own heroes! Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Jan 31, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Take the fashion world by storm and learn to sew your own trendy wallet! This is a 2 day class given on: 1/24/18, and 1/31/18.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Jan 31, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
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

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Jan 31, 4:15pm - 5:45pm
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Jan 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for our genetic genealogy study group and learn how DNA test results can help to confirm, extend, and deepen your genealogical research. Registration Required.
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
It’s time for an introduction to yoga with zoo animals and friends! Learn fun movements as you go on a wild and magical journey full of movement and stories. Ages 3 to 6.

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Feb 02, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Feb 02, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Create a cute zippered pouch with felt hearts for Valentine's day. Learn to sew a zipper with this simple and fun class on making your own cute zippered pouch.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Feb 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fantastical fun awaits with stories and crafts. Celebrate the unique, magical and mystical unicorn! Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Feb 04, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 05, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 05, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
During this 4-week program, students will meet weekly to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Feb 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring your Love of Art to Life!  

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Feb 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Be a part of a mystery at the library! Join us for a role-playing game based on Framed, James Ponti’s book on this year’s Sunshine State Young Readers Award list. Ages 8 to 12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Feb 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Senior experts will provide information and education on how to take steps towards creating and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Click for more information.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Feb 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Spend an evening analyzing your own DNA test results.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Celebrate love, family and friendship as we share a story and interact with Valentine’s Day activities and crafts. Ages 2–4.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 08, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Bring your Love of Art to Life!

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Feb 09, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Feb 09, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
sewing class

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Feb 10, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Join us at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center for our Family History Fair.  Celebrate the three year anniversary of our Grand Re-Opening.  Explore your roots!

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Feb 10, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Come create a beautiful canvas painting for Valentine’s Day in a relaxing and social environment.
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Feb 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The buzz is all about Valentine's Day. Come and join us for fun Valentine's stories, crafts and fun! Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 12, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 12, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
During this 4-week program, students will meet weekly to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Why should kids have all the fun? Come to the library and enjoy a story or activity as our talented library storytellers entertain ages 18 and up! Click for more information.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Feb 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with fun science experiments and challenges. We may not be making love potions, but this event is sure to get your heart beating. Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Feb 14, 11:00am - 1:30pm
Create a cute zippered pouch with felt hearts for Valentine's day. Learn to sew a zipper with this simple and fun class on making your own cute zippered pouch.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Feb 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Interested in furthering your genealogical research skills? Then the NGSQ Study Group is for you!

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
You’re never too young to get your start in the kitchen! What can you make with strawberries, graham crackers and yogurt? Join us in the kitchen to find out! Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Feb 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join TnT Paranormal for a virtual tour of some of the most haunted locations throughout the US including Florida.

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Feb 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Feb 17, 11:00am - 12:45pm
Join in the savings! Become a savvy saver by sharing coupons and savings tips at this monthly meeting.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Feb 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join Dr. Naima Johnston-Bush for a musical adventure that explores the Negro Spiritual as a historical American art form.

West Oaks - Children's Area
Sun, Feb 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
There are hundreds of bird species in Florida. Learn to identify some of our most popular birds and get tips on creating a comfortable habitat for our feathered friends. Ages 6-12.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 19, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 19, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 19, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hey Kids join us and the West Orange Homeschoolers for fun playing a variety of Board Games. Meet new people, learn a new game, and enjoy lively conversations. Bring your own games to share!

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
During this 4-week program, students will meet weekly to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.