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Virtual: World Building in a Contemporary Setting

2022-04-21 19:00:00 2022-04-21 20:00:00 America/New_York Virtual: World Building in a Contemporary Setting A lot of conversations about world-building focus on secondary-world fantasy, but author Gail D. Villanueva will discuss how to build magical elements into a story set on our world. Online

Thursday, April 21
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-04-21 19:00:00 2022-04-21 20:00:00 America/New_York Virtual: World Building in a Contemporary Setting A lot of conversations about world-building focus on secondary-world fantasy, but author Gail D. Villanueva will discuss how to build magical elements into a story set on our world. Online

Online

Virtual Room - EPD

A lot of conversations about world-building focus on secondary-world fantasy, but author Gail D. Villanueva will discuss how to build magical elements into a story set on our world.

This is a Virtual Event hosted through Zoom. You will receive an email with a link to access the Zoom room before the event from your event host.  
 
A computer with access to the internet and speakers or headsets are required. 
 
If using a mobile device, Android and iOS users must install the Zoom App. However, please note interactivity may be limited.  

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Seniors | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Authors - Books - Writing |

TAGS: | writers | promo | epd | bb-writers-corner |

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We're closed Monday July 04 due to Closed in observance of Independence Day (Fourth of July).
Mon, Jun 27 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 28 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 29 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 30 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 02 9:00AM to 6:00PM
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Sat, Jul 02, 11:15am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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Sat, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Learn what motion tracking is and the options available to track all sorts of motion while filming. Attendees will also discover how to add composite elements into a scene.

Tue, Jul 05, 9:30am - 10:15am
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Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Tue, Jul 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Tue, Jul 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
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Your child will learn fine motor skills and cooking vocabulary while creating a classic summer treat with an artistic ocean flair. Adult participation is required. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 05, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Tue, Jul 05, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
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Make your own Minecraft world! Program the environment, animals and mobs. Use algorithms, functions, loops, and conditions to complete code challenges.

Tue, Jul 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Explore resources, tips, and tricks for finding records in the home countries of your ancestors. This session focuses on Ireland.

Tue, Jul 05, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
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Tue, Jul 05, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Learn Spanish through the exploration of original music with a live guitar performance. Reinforce new vocabulary words using visual, auditory, and kinesthetic skills. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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Create amazing science fair charts to wow the judges using Microsoft Excel. Learn how to use the tools needed to create basic graphs to display your data.

Tue, Jul 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Tue, Jul 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Jul 05, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
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Learn how to build your own website. Start with WordPress, which offers lots of options for skinning your site the way you want it.

Tue, Jul 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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The Southwest Film Club discusses the themes and importance of a movie each month which are all available on Kanopy.

Tue, Jul 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join Stephenie Magister, editor for award-winning and best-selling books, as she takes you through key strategies to unbox your worldbuilding like never before.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Wed, Jul 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
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Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
Online Technology Classroom 2
Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with objects and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Wed, Jul 06, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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Wed, Jul 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Jul 06, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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Join Alex and Steve on a Minecraft Hero's Journey! Use code to program an agent to help Alex and Steve on their journey. Use algorithms, loops, and functions to complete the code challenges.

Wed, Jul 06, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with interactive cars and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. This class is taught by Melrose Center Audio Instructors.

Wed, Jul 06, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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Wed, Jul 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Jul 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Thu, Jul 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Thu, Jul 07, 10:15am - 11:15am
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Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Jul 07, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
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Experience a taste of Taiwan and learn to create a fan favorite, BOBA! Explore the culture through a recipe demonstration and taste your very own refreshing drink. Recommended for ages 13-18.

Thu, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Learn the basics of programming custom behaviors for your game objects with C Sharp (C#) in Unity.

Thu, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 07, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Use the Blockly programming language to help Dash explore its neighborhood and meet its neighbors.

Thu, Jul 07, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Original songs with guitar and harmonica. Sing-along tunes about dog kisses, the garbageman, girl pilots, and the 5-second rule, music for hip kids; dancing encouraged! Recommended for ages 0-8.

Thu, Jul 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Thu, Jul 07, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Keep your hair up during fun summer activities. Loom knit a hair scrunchy with a cute picot edge. Practice e-wrap and knit stitches, while learning how to incorporate a hair tie and make a picot edge.

Thu, Jul 07, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
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)

Thu, Jul 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
The art of color in photography can elevate the composition and visual communication in your photos. Learn how to create works of art from your photos in this color theory discussion and demo.

Thu, Jul 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Found by accident in the jungles of New Guinea during WWII this brave dog went on to be chosen as the #1 mascot of the South Pacific, the world’s first official Therapy Dog of record.

Thu, Jul 07, 9:00pm - 10:00pm
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Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:45am
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Semamori are traditional Japanese auspicious patterns. Learn about the meaning and history of the featured Semamori pattern. Pierce and stitch the pattern on paper.

Fri, Jul 08, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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Fri, Jul 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
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Fri, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Make a book to tell your story! Learn paper folding and making paper structures to create your own book.

Fri, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
In this 4 session class we will be using a repeating pattern to create a beautiful shawl! We will be learning and using treble crochet and making tassels, as well as adding a border.

Fri, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create toys and rings with pipe cleaners. Make dinosaurs, butterflies, flowers and more with easy-to-use craft supplies.

Fri, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to create and program the Input System to bind input devices to actions that trigger behaviors in a game.

Fri, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - South Trail
Learn Canva Tips and Tricks--Get creative with Canva's amazing graphic design platform to build social media graphics, video content, and so much more. Join us for a showcase of this freemium platform

Fri, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
We're learning the fundamentals of cross stitch together. We'll get you started with your choice of kit and take it step by step.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create graphics with a simple to use programming language. Processing is used to create data visualization programs, interactive media, 3D art and multimedia software.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Jul 09, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth.

Sat, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to setup an Animator Controller and control animation clips with user input.

Sat, Jul 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Increasing the tension moves the plot along and keeps readers turning pages. Author Michael Mammay will discuss increasing tension in scenes, chapters, and novels via goals, obstacles, and stakes.

Sun, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
NYT bestselling author Emily Colin will share her secrets to writing stellar opening pages filled with compelling conflict, vivid voice, and characters readers will love—or love to hate.

Sun, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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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.

Sun, Jul 10, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Sun, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique.

Mon, Jul 11, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room - EPD
Get moving with this energizing and relaxing yoga sequence for all-levels. Tap into the strength, balance, flexibility and relaxation that your body can provide you.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
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Mon, Jul 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Enjoy a day at the beach or the pool with a fun lace headband designed for hot summer days. Learn how to knit lace and i-cord, as well as how to read lace charts.

Mon, Jul 11, 11:00am - 11:35am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Jul 11, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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.

Mon, Jul 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for Intermediate speakers designed to introduce learners to the rules of spelling and pronunciation of English words and phrases.

Mon, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
VIrtual: Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Mon, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create your own holo Pokemon cards at home with everyday tools. You will learn both the graphic design skills and the crafting steps required to complete. You will need to provide your own materials.

Mon, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Use a simple online tool to design your own custom cookie cutter. Learn the basics of 3D design for printing.

Mon, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create toys and rings with pipe cleaners. Make dinosaurs, butterflies, flowers and more with easy-to-use craft supplies.

Mon, Jul 11, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Jul 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Mon, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.

Mon, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and join us virtually for stories, songs, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.

Mon, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Join us to discuss this month's book selection, A long petal of the sea: a novel by Isabel Allende.

Tue, Jul 12, 9:30am - 10:15am
Online Technology Classroom 2
Create toys and rings with pipe cleaners. Make dinosaurs, butterflies, flowers and more with easy-to-use craft supplies.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:45am
Virtual Room - South Trail
Cuéntame un Cuento is an interactive storytime featuring books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Stream video games live on YouTube or Facebook. Learn how to capture or record live streaming video and share it with your audience or save it for later viewing.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Fairview Shores
Join us on the second Tuesday of each month as we discuss a wide range of books.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southeast
You don't need a white coat and a fancy lab to be a scientist. You have all you need: your brain and five senses. Be ready to get a little wet as we investigate ocean waves. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Tue, Jul 12, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create colorful toys with just your hands. Use upcycled fabric and yarn to create plush butterflies, mice, snakes, and more.

Tue, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Learn about techniques you can use to find your ancestors even if they didn't leave a large trail of records behind.

Tue, Jul 12, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Whether you are off to work or off to hike, this messenger bag is a great accessory! Create a unique bag you can show off.

Tue, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Develop your skills with us. In this French class you will learn basic vocabulary, numbers, colors and much more. Recommended for ages 6-17.

Tue, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Room - Youth Services 1
Learn Spanish through the exploration of original music with a live guitar performance. Reinforce new vocabulary words using visual, auditory, and kinesthetic skills. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Room - Learning Central
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, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/5 Session 1, 7/6 Session 2, 7/12 Session 3, 7/13 Session 4)

Tue, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the art of photography as we experiment with the camera's basic settings such as the shutter speed, aperture and more on a simulated DSLR camera.

Tue, Jul 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Make a book to tell your story! Learn paper folding and making paper structures to create your own book.

Tue, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Jul 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Calling all Secret Agents! Go undercover in the lost city of Atlantis to conduct covert operations and avoid detection by King Atlas. Recommended for ages 9-12.

Tue, Jul 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Bilingual (Spanish / English) Conversational Interactions with Ms. Brenda

Tue, Jul 12, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Welcome to the world of Dungeons and Dragons: where we host a series of one night adventures inside a "West Marches" style campaign. A perfect opportunity for beginners and veterans alike.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Tue, Jul 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Jul 12, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks to get you started in organizing your personal or business finances.

Tue, Jul 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Monique Pool, Founder and Director of Green Heritage Fund Suriname, Member, IUCN/SSC Anteater, Sloth and Armadillo Specialist Group, and CNN Hero, will share her dolphin conservation journey with us.

Tue, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
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Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing by importing audio & photographs, setting sequence markers, & more!

Wed, Jul 13, 9:30am - 10:15am
Online Technology Classroom 2
Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with interactive cars and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Ready to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG)? Learn how to set-up a game, evolve your Pokémon, and the rules of play using Pokémon TCG Online.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Take your crochet skills to a new level with even more new stitches. We're using existing our Tunisian Skills with a twist.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Work on your art or craft projects while connecting with other crafters and artists. All levels of art or crafting experience are welcome. Registration required. For adult audiences. 18+

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join Jessica Daly, Faculty Librarian and Assistant Professor with Advent Health University, as she discusses cholesterol, the importance of knowing your numbers and what it can mean for your health.

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Washington Park
Learn about fish that look like horses with monkey tails in this preschool storytime featuring stories and activities that promote early literacy skills. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Jul 13, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Join Alex and Steve on a Minecraft Hero's Journey! Use code to program an agent to help Alex and Steve on their journey. Use algorithms, loops, and functions to complete the code challenges.

Wed, Jul 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Jul 13, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with objects and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Wed, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/5 Session 1, 7/6 Session 2, 7/12 Session 3, 7/13 Session 4)

Wed, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create amazing science fair charts to wow the judges using Microsoft Excel. Learn how to use the tools needed to create basic graphs to display your data.

Wed, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. This class is taught by Melrose Center Instructors.

Wed, Jul 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Make friends around the globe by learning a new language. Use immersive online library resources to learn a new language today.

Wed, Jul 13, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. This class is taught by Melrose Center Instructors.

Wed, Jul 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Wed, Jul 13, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Wed, Jul 13, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Join us for a Florida-themed mystery knit along. Make a shawl with bi-weekly clues. The class series runs weekly from 05/18 to 09/28.

Wed, Jul 13, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Virtual Class - Basic Spanish for children and families with Ms. Brenda

Wed, Jul 13, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jul 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Join us for our Mastering Genealogical Proof study group focusing on genealogical documentation.

Wed, Jul 13, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Wed, Jul 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Adobe Premiere. Learn the importance of color correction in filmmaking and video production.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:00am - 11:15am
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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, Jul 14, 10:15am - 11:15am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Weave Woven Waves and Lots of Sun using Kuguri-sashi weaving techniques. Part of Sashiko, this Japanese hand sewing technique uses the simple running stitch and weaving to form geometric patterns.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 14, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Have a big adventure in a tiny world! In this STEAM storytime, attendees will familiarize themselves with the one of the world’s tiniest ecosystems—the tide pool! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Jul 14, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Ready to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG)? Learn how to set-up a game, evolve your Pokémon, and the rules of play using Pokémon TCG Online.

Thu, Jul 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore the contents of both Union and Confederate Civil War pension files. Discover what types of information are contained in these records.

Thu, Jul 14, 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Explore 3D video in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Thu, Jul 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
https://libraryc.org/ocls/18551
Join us as we sit down in conversation with New York Times Best Selling author David Allen, one of the world’s most influential thinkers on personal productivity.Register

Thu, Jul 14, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create real LEGO video games. Use Unity's LEGO Microgame builder to make characters, design landscapes, and add obstacles to your own game.

Thu, Jul 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn, practice, and discuss reading strategies and complex English vocabulary. Please register!

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Join Alex and Steve on a Minecraft Adventure! Solve code challenges to explore, gather resources, and defeat mobs. Create algorithms, use loops, and debug your code.

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Thu, Jul 14, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Jul 14, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Thu, Jul 14, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Reptiles have established themselves in nearly every kind of environment, including the water. Meet a number of reptiles that are experts at living in, and around water! Recommended for ages 6-8.

Thu, Jul 14, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animate photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen.

Thu, Jul 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the basics of this intuitive 3D application that can create realistic product mockups. Get familiar with the interface, creating models and applying materials.

Thu, Jul 14, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Loom knit a cute summer headband with delicate i-cord details. Practice knit and purl stitches while learning how to make i-cords in the middle of a project.

Thu, Jul 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Thu, Jul 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Learn how different types of photography flashes work and how to use them to achieve professional results.

Thu, Jul 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
The Alafaya Book Club's July selection is "Under the Whispering Door" by TJ Klune.

Thu, Jul 14, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Thu, Jul 14, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Learn about lens type characteristics, distortions, aberrations and how to fix them. We’ll also explore the relationship between lens focal length and sensor sizes.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:15am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Fri, Jul 15, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create a dynamic slideshow presentation with animations and cool images for a school project using Microsoft PowerPoint.

Fri, Jul 15, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Virtual Room - Chickasaw
Travel under the sea and discover all the treasures therein with activities, crafts and more. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, Jul 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
In this 4 session class we will be using a repeating pattern to create a beautiful shawl! We will be learning and using treble crochet and making tassels, as well as adding a border.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Room - Youth Services 1
In 1976, Korea was hit by its heaviest rainfall in its history causing peaches to fall from the sky. Learn about how the community came together and follow along to make a refreshing peach treat.

Fri, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Fri, Jul 15, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Use TinkerCAD, a free online application, to design your own custom 3D objects. Learn the basics of 3D design using shapes, cutouts and colors.

Fri, Jul 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
We're learning the fundamentals of cross stitch together. We'll get you started with your choice of kit and take it step by step.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Complete challenges using code. Explore computer science with characters from Frozen, Minecraft and Star Wars in Hour of Code tutorials.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Room - EPD
Join artist Jojo Liu as she teaches the basics of Chinese painting which includes how to use the brush and ink, the technique of bamboo stalks, leaves, branches and the composition of the painting.

Rescheduled
Sat, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Saturday, July 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join artist Jojo Liu as she teaches the basics of Chinese painting which includes how to use the brush and ink, the technique of bamboo stalks, leaves, branches and the composition of the painting.

Sat, Jul 16, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Bring your ideas to life. Draw and animate shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint. Combine shapes into pictures, then use simple formatting, transition and animation tools.

Sun, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Grab a cup of coffee (or tea) and join us for this Sunday morning genealogy hangout. Feel free to ask any type of genealogy question or propose a genealogy discussion topic.

Sun, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Sun, Jul 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Design a poster in Adobe Illustrator. Use the Transform options to scale objects, frame images using the Transparency panel and speed up text formatting with Paragraph Styles.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Enjoy a day at the beach or the pool with a fun lace headband designed for hot summer days. Learn how to knit lace and i-cord, as well as how to read lace charts.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 11:35am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Join Alex and Steve on a Voyage Aquatic! Use code to help Alex and Steve explore the high seas. Program algorithms, loops, and conditions to complete the code challenges.

Mon, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for Intermediate speakers designed to introduce learners to the rules of spelling and pronunciation of English words and phrases.

Mon, Jul 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Stream video games live on YouTube or Facebook. Learn how to capture or record live streaming video and share it with your audience or save it for later viewing.

Mon, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Enhance your tabletop gaming experience with beautifully painted miniatures. You’ll learn all the basic techniques to get you started in your miniature painting journey.

Mon, Jul 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
VIrtual: Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Mon, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Jul 18, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Jul 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Mon, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.

Mon, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Hiawassee
In July the Hiawassee Book Club will discuss The Guest List by Lucy Foley.

Mon, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and join us virtually for stories, songs, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.

Tue, Jul 19, 9:30am - 10:15am
Online Technology Classroom 2
There's only one thing cooler than using a computer program and that is creating one. Explore the world of computer programming in a friendly development environment that is easy to master.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Tue, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:15am
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Tue, Jul 19, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southeast
Discover more about mermaids and their magical history with stories, crafts and activities. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 19, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Tue, Jul 19, 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing by importing audio & photographs, setting sequence markers, & more!

Tue, Jul 19, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create colorful bracelets with cardboard looms and yarn. Learn how to measure and make your bracelet using kumihimo weaving techniques.

Tue, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Enhance your tabletop gaming experience with beautifully painted miniatures. You’ll learn all the basic techniques to get you started in your miniature painting journey.

Tue, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore resources, tips, and tricks for finding records in the home countries of your ancestors. This session focuses on Canada.

Tue, Jul 19, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.

Tue, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Develop your Spanish skills with us! In this Spanish class you will learn basic, vocabulary, numbers, colors and much more

Tue, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Room - Youth Services 1
Learn Spanish through the exploration of original music with a live guitar performance. Reinforce new vocabulary words using visual, auditory, and kinesthetic skills. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Tue, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/19 Session 1, 7/20 Session 2, 7/26 Session 3, 7/30 Session 4)

Rescheduled
Tue, Jul 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
New date Tuesday, July 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Jul 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Crunch numbers in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic spreadsheet.

Tue, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Adobe Premiere. Learn the importance of color correction in filmmaking and video production.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Jul 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Bilingual (Spanish / English) Conversational Interactions with Ms. Brenda

Tue, Jul 19, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Welcome to the world of Dungeons and Dragons: where we host a series of one night adventures inside a "West Marches" style campaign. A perfect opportunity for beginners and veterans alike.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Jul 19, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn graphic concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the basic tools required to edit and retouch digital images. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Just like a book club, but for podcasts! Join a community of podcast listeners as we explore a human interest topic by way of 3-5 podcast episode selections. Ages 18+

Wed, Jul 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Hone those Tunisian Stitch skills while creating an easy project. Learn how to do basic Entrelac while creating a coaster.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Work on your art or craft projects while connecting with other crafters and artists. All levels of art or crafting experience are welcome. Registration required. For adult audiences. 18+

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Intermediate Spanish is designed to introduce learners to Spanish grammar by focusing on the parts of speech, verb conjugations, sentence structure, and vocabulary building.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
Online Technology Classroom 2
Let's Huff and Puff and make storytelling more exciting! Use PowerPoint to animate The Three Little Pigs as an interactive story.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Washington Park
Discover the world of jellyfish. Preschoolers will participate in stories and activities that promote early literacy skills while learning about these amazing creatures. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Crunch numbers in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic spreadsheet.

Wed, Jul 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Jul 20, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Start coding electronics virtually. Create circuits then modify them with sensors and switches.

Wed, Jul 20, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Create basic shapes and objects with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using common 3D design tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.

Wed, Jul 20, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Wed, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the basics of this powerful application and how to integrate it into your workflow alongside Photoshop and Illustrator.

Wed, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Up your 3D design skills with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using loft, revolve and array tools. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab instructors.

Wed, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Orlando Mayor Buddy's Book Club is celebrating the completion of their latest book "A Wish in the Dark" by Christina Soontornvat! There will be a Q&A with the author. Recommended for ages 8-12.Register

Wed, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/19 Session 1, 7/20 Session 2, 7/26 Session 3, 7/30 Session 4)

Wed, Jul 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth.

Wed, Jul 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to use the free Adobe CC Express on your mobile device to effortlessly create graphics for flyers to social media posts. Additional apps will be showcased, including Adobe Capture and more!

Wed, Jul 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Take the first step towards audio recording. Virtually tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Wed, Jul 20, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
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.

Wed, Jul 20, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Join us for a Florida-themed mystery knit along. Make a shawl with bi-weekly clues. The class series runs weekly from 05/18 to 09/28.

Wed, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Give your stove a break with these tasty no cook dishes. Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will show us how to make easy no cook meals.

Wed, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
An in-depth exploration on creating instrument patches with one of the world's most popular digital synthesizers. This meetup is hosted by Melrose Audio Studio instructors.

Wed, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Wed, Jul 20, 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn how to use selection tools and layers. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jul 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Join us for our Mastering Genealogical Proof study group focusing on genealogical documentation.

Wed, Jul 20, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Wed, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Quiz Off is a live trivia gameshow where you play against your friends and community to see who knows the most (or is best at guessing)! Topics range from history, music, current events, and more!

Wed, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Explore 3D video in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Wed, Jul 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Discover how to achieve flawless and smooth skin on your photographs. Work with commonly used tools and techniques to remove blemishes, soften skin and restore an image's texture.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:15am - 11:15am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Weave Woven Waves and Lots of Sun using Kuguri-sashi weaving techniques. Part of Sashiko, this Japanese hand sewing technique uses the simple running stitch and weaving to form geometric patterns.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - South Creek
Your child will learn fine motor skills and cooking vocabulary while creating a classic summer treat with an artistic ocean flair. Adult participation is required. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Jul 21, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Use TinkerCAD, a free online application, to design your own custom 3D objects. Learn the basics of 3D design using shapes, cutouts and colors.

Thu, Jul 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Discover the Digital Public Library of America and learn how you can use this amazing resource to enhance your genealogical research

Thu, Jul 21, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Ready to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG)? Learn how to set-up a game, evolve your Pokémon, and the rules of play using Pokémon TCG Online.

Thu, Jul 21, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn, practice, and discuss reading strategies and complex English vocabulary. Please register!

Thu, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Jul 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Thu, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Joyful music blends hip-hop, electronic jazz and soul. Modern and dynamic sound is inspired by being a millennial dad and is carefully crafted for today’s modern families. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Thu, Jul 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Hiawassee
Join us on a wild adventure this summer and learn how to create your own ocean animal felties! Explore how to hand sew or use glue for assembly. No skills are required. All materials provided.

Thu, Jul 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create a final product render by arranging scene elements and manipulating the camera and lighting.

Thu, Jul 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Loom knit a cute summer headband with delicate i-cord details. Practice knit and purl stitches while learning how to make i-cords in the middle of a project.

Thu, Jul 21, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Thu, Jul 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Thu, Jul 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animate photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen.

Thu, Jul 21, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:15am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learn about the five early literacy practices as well as tips, tricks and resources to help your baby strengthen important early literacy skills.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Fri, Jul 22, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Make friends around the globe by learning a new language. Use immersive online library resources to learn a new language today.

Fri, Jul 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Fri, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
In this 4 session class we will be using a repeating pattern to create a beautiful shawl! We will be learning and using treble crochet and making tassels, as well as adding a border.

Fri, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create a dynamic slideshow presentation with animations and cool images for a school project using Microsoft PowerPoint.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn how to design neat vector 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.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
We're learning the fundamentals of cross stitch together. We'll get you started with your choice of kit and take it step by step.

Sat, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
The few letters that you will write will probably be very important ones. Take the opportunity to equip yourself with an important life skill by learning acceptable ways to write a business letter.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Get your family moving with this energizing workout class! Learn basic Zumba moves to help you dance your way to fitness. Zumba uses dance aerobics to create a fun workout.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Sat, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with objects and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

Sat, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create the world for your Roblox games. Learn to use pre-designed and custom elements to build your world from scratch with Roblox Studio.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Enjoy a day at the beach or the pool with a fun lace headband designed for hot summer days. Learn how to knit lace and i-cord, as well as how to read lace charts.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:45am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Ready to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG)? Learn how to set-up a game, evolve your Pokémon, and the rules of play using Pokémon TCG Online.

Mon, Jul 25, 11:00am - 11:35am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Get moving with this energizing and relaxing Chair Yoga sequence for all-levels. Tap into the strength, balance, flexibility and relaxation that your body can provide you. Requires use of a chair.

Mon, Jul 25, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Mon, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for Intermediate speakers designed to introduce learners to the rules of spelling and pronunciation of English words and phrases.

Mon, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
VIrtual: Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Mon, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
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.

Mon, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Do you need feedback on your latest graphic design projects? Or assistance with assignments? Join this open session for 1 on 1 help with everything Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Mon, Jul 25, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
The Orange County Bar Association will provide an open forum for individuals to speak with a panel of attorneys to get guidance on consumer law and small claims.

Mon, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Mon, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Learn to use a professional and always free design software, Blender, to create 3D models. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.

Mon, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and join us virtually for stories, songs, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.

Mon, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Join Southwest Book Club to discuss To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf. One of the most influential novels of the twentieth century. Professor of English, Shauna Maragh will lead the discussion. 18+

Tue, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Virtual Room - South Trail
Cuéntame un Cuento is an interactive storytime featuring books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Washington Park
Basic Spanish. Come and learn basic Spanish vocabulary.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southeast
In this bilingual storytime, children will learn the letter of the day – P for Pirate! Talk and sing about the weather, every pirate hopes for good weather when out sailing. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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.

Tue, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Learn about the latest tools Ancestry.com has developed to assist you in working with your DNA matches.

Tue, Jul 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Join us for a virtual sewing open lab. We will do our best to answer questions or come share current projects. You will receive an email with a link to access the event from your host.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Room - Learning Central
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/19 Session 1, 7/20 Session 2, 7/26 Session 3, 7/30 Session 4)

Tue, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Fairview Shores
Join our quirky pirate crew as we sail to Hawaii for a trickster tale! We’ll share stories, experiment with science, and dance our way through new adventures. Recommended for kids of all ages.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
You have read the book. Now, live the adventure! Trivia, games, activities, and crafts: experience the book in its storyworld dimension. Recommended for ages 9-12.

Tue, Jul 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Bilingual (Spanish / English) Conversational Interactions with Ms. Brenda

Tue, Jul 26, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Welcome to the world of Dungeons and Dragons: where we host a series of one night adventures inside a "West Marches" style campaign. A perfect opportunity for beginners and veterans alike.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join culinary expert, Dianne Morin, as she demonstrates how to make Soft Corn Tortillas, Fresh Tomato Salsa, and Black bean corn Salsa.

Tue, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Design professional layouts and create marketing materials that transform your businesses communications. Learn to use Master Pages, insert text and images to develop a catalog.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Let's learn a new technique to use with the Tunisian Stitch. We're creating mitered squares, which go well with everything!

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Work on your art or craft projects while connecting with other crafters and artists. All levels of art or crafting experience are welcome. Registration required. For adult audiences. 18+

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Intermediate Spanish is designed to introduce learners to Spanish grammar by focusing on the parts of speech, verb conjugations, sentence structure, and vocabulary building.

Wed, Jul 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Washington Park
Preschoolers will learn about some of the amazing creatures that call the ocean their home through stories and activities that promote early literacy. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Wed, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Wed, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. (7/19 Session 1, 7/20 Session 2, 7/26 Session 3, 7/30 Session 4)

Wed, Jul 27, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.

Wed, Jul 27, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Join us for a Florida-themed mystery knit along. Make a shawl with bi-weekly clues. The class series runs weekly from 05/18 to 09/28.

Wed, Jul 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Join us for our Mastering Genealogical Proof study group focusing on genealogical documentation.

Wed, Jul 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Design professional layouts and create marketing materials that transform your businesses communications. Learn to use graphic and text frames to create a catalog page. Add effects to text and images.

Wed, Jul 27, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Wed, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create impressive pictures using digital infrared techniques. Learn the basics of creating this unique effect by capturing the invisible infrared light with your digital camera.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Thu, Jul 28, 10:15am - 11:15am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Weave Woven Waves and Lots of Sun using Kuguri-sashi weaving techniques. Part of Sashiko, this Japanese hand sewing technique uses the simple running stitch and weaving to form geometric patterns.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
We want to hear you STOMP and ROAR! Bring out your inner dinosaur as we go back to dino time with songs, stories, activities and more! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Jul 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore the rich research resources and collections that are held in a variety of archives and repositories in South Carolina. Discover what records are available and how to use them.

Thu, Jul 28, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn, practice, and discuss reading strategies and complex English vocabulary. Please register!

Thu, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Jul 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
An interactive play-based music party. Dan Saks leads the audience through a series of echo songs, movement games, and popular activities from the podcast. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Thu, Jul 28, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Virtual Room - South Trail
Engage in a dynamic discussion and a themed activity based on "24 Hours in Nowhere" by Dusti Bowling. Recommended for ages 9-12. Registration required.

Thu, Jul 28, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Loom knit a cute summer headband with delicate i-cord details. Practice knit and purl stitches while learning how to make i-cords in the middle of a project.

Thu, Jul 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Jul 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Join us as we discuss Orphan Train: a Novel by Christina Baker Kline.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Fri, Jul 29, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Use TinkerCAD, a free online application, to design your own custom 3D objects. Learn the basics of 3D design using shapes, cutouts and colors.

Fri, Jul 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Fri, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn how to create a mitered granny square as we complete our July Block of the Month for our year long blanket!

Fri, Jul 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - South Trail
This class will go in-depth into the different compositing and matte painting techniques including tracking, masking, keying, etc., in order to create an epic and believable matte shot of your own.

Fri, Jul 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Are your embroidery projects piling up? Bring a work-in-progress and catch up while you "catch up" with other embroidery artists. All levels are welcome.

Sat, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Sat, Jul 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Sun, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the basics of this intuitive 3D application that can create realistic product mockups. Get familiar with the interface, creating models and applying materials.

Sun, Jul 31, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create a final product render by arranging scene elements and manipulating the camera and lighting.

Mon, Aug 01, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room - EPD
Get moving with this energizing and relaxing yoga sequence for all-levels. Tap into the strength, balance, flexibility and relaxation that your body can provide you.

Mon, Aug 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for Intermediate speakers designed to introduce learners to the rules of spelling and pronunciation of English words and phrases.

Mon, Aug 01, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
VIrtual: Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Mon, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Aug 01, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Aug 01, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us virtually in this Family Literacy Program to practice reading with your child(ren) and learn English vocabulary for everyday use. This program meets twice a week for 5 weeks.