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In-Person: Galápagos Girl

Biologist Valentina Cruz

2022-06-03 16:00:00 2022-06-03 16:45:00 America/New_York In-Person: Galápagos Girl Explore the Galapagos Islands and learn about Valentina Cruz, a girl born on the Galápagos Islands who became a biologist to protect her homeland. Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up. Southeast Branch - Southeast - Meeting Room 2

Friday, June 03
4:00pm - 4:45pm

Add to Calendar 2022-06-03 16:00:00 2022-06-03 16:45:00 America/New_York In-Person: Galápagos Girl Explore the Galapagos Islands and learn about Valentina Cruz, a girl born on the Galápagos Islands who became a biologist to protect her homeland. Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up. Southeast Branch - Southeast - Meeting Room 2

Southeast Branch

Southeast - Meeting Room 2

Explore the Galapagos Islands and learn about Valentina Cruz, a girl born on the Galápagos Islands who became a biologist to protect her homeland. Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up.

Please register only one family member for the event. Up to 4 people may attend under this registration.

When attending an event, class or meeting at the Orange County Library System, please follow all CDC guidelines pertaining to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy and safe.

AGE GROUP: | Tweens | Teens | Preschoolers | Kids | Families |

EVENT TYPE: | Science & Math |

TAGS: | science | bb-family |

Southeast Branch

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Nov 27 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Nov 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Nov 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Nov 30 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Dec 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 03 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 41 State Road 436
LYNX Bus Link 51 Conway / Orlando International Airport

Two miles from the Orlando International Airport, the Southeast Branch is located in the Terracotta Business Park. Included on the property are various terracotta statues of Chinese warriors and horses to enhance the name of the center. Within the business park are Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez, a Veteran's Center, an EMT training center, other businesses and various fast food restaurants.

Upcoming events

Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Southeast - Language Lab
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs.

Canceled
Thu, Nov 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
¿Estás atascado en Instagram o simplemente necesitas ideas constructivas para comenzar? ¡Déjanos ayudarte! Un entrenador de tecnología estará disponible para ayudarte en este laboratorio abierto.

Thu, Nov 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 1
Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate English Language Learners that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Thu, Nov 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Area
Gobble-gobble, wibble-wobble, let the feast begin! Trot into the library to gobble up some turkey stories, have fun with turkey activities and more! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Canceled
Thu, Nov 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Area
Connect and collaborate with others through games and competitions, while showcasing your storytelling skills at the celebration of the century! Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up.

Canceled
Sat, Dec 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come and learn basic Spanish with Ms. Brenda. No registration required

Mon, Dec 04, 10:15am - 10:55am
Children's Area
Explore the wonder of winter by engaging in themed sensory activities with your little one. Recommended for ages 0-18 months and their caregiver.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 04, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new & old friends. Learn about new resources for you and your little one. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 04, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Practice using search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 05, 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Practice Makes Perfect are English conversation classes that are led by Adult Literacy League volunteers.

Wed, Dec 06, 10:15am - 10:40am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Wed, Dec 06, 10:15am - 11:15am
Southeast - Computer Lab
Aprenda conceptos de presentación y terminología. Aprenda a crear una presentación utilizando plantillas, texto y imágenes. Use herramientas de formato para mejorar la apariencia de su presentación.

Wed, Dec 06, 10:45am - 11:05am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
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. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Dec 06, 11:15am - 11:35am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Dec 06, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Southeast - Computer Lab
Practique los conocimientos adquiridos en su primera clase de PowerPoint en la biblioteca.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 07, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprenda a insertar y personalizar graficos SmartArt, tablas, videos y más.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 07, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Practica insertando y personalizando graficos SmartArt, tablas, videos y más.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 07, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Brrr! It’s cold out there! Warm up with stories, math, science activities, and a craft featuring some icy friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 08, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come and learn basic Spanish with Ms. Brenda. No registration required

Canceled
Fri, Dec 08, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Canceled
Sat, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Be as clever as Rumpelstiltskin, as kind as Snow White & as determined as the Evil Queen to puzzle your way out of the escape room. Recommended for families with children ages 5 & up.

Mon, Dec 11, 10:15am - 10:55am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
Cuentame un Cuento is an interactive bilingual storytime featuring books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 11, 10:15am - 11:15am
Bring your design ideas to life with Canva, a free graphic design application. Save time by building on thousands of professional templates to create logos, flyers, social media content and more.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Connect with other caregivers to meet & mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new & old friends. Learn about new resources for you and your little one. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 11, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Practice using Canva templates to create logos, flyers, social media content and more.

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 12, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn a new language using library resources. Aprende un nuevo idioma utilizando los recursos de la biblioteca.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Tue, Dec 12, 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Practice Makes Perfect are English conversation classes that are led by Adult Literacy League volunteers.

Wed, Dec 13, 10:15am - 10:40am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Wed, Dec 13, 10:45am - 11:05am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
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. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Dec 13, 11:15am - 11:35am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Dec 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Canceled
Thu, Dec 14, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprenda cómo insertar transiciones de diapositivas, agregar animaciones e enlaces. Crea un álbum de fotos con herramientas que son fáciles de usar.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 14, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Practica insertando transiciones de diapositivas, agregando animaciones y enlaces.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Thu, Dec 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 1
Combine ice, cold and fun for experiments that will make your teeth chatter. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create handmade decorations, ornaments or simple gifts for the holiday season. Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up.

Canceled
Sat, Dec 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Canceled
Sat, Dec 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come and learn basic Spanish with Ms. Brenda. No registration required

Canceled
Sat, Dec 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Decorate a cookie for the Holidays. Recommended for families with children 5 and up.

Mon, Dec 18, 10:15am - 10:55am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
Brrr! Who is brrrave enough to live in the cold? Discover chilly animal friends and their snowy homes with fun stories, crafts and activities. Recommended for ages 18- 36 months.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Connect with other caregivers to meet & mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new & old friends. Learn about new resources for you and your little one. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 19, 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Practice Makes Perfect are English conversation classes that are led by Adult Literacy League volunteers.

Wed, Dec 20, 10:15am - 10:40am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Wed, Dec 20, 10:45am - 11:05am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
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. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Dec 20, 11:15am - 11:35am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 1
High school students will earn up to two hours of community service by assembling craft kits, testing new projects for future programs & performing other tasks as needed. For ages 13-18.

Canceled
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Canceled
Thu, Dec 21, 10:15am - 11:15am
Haz realidad tus ideas de diseño con Canva, una aplicación gratuita de diseño gráfico.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
You’re never too young to get your start in the kitchen! Bring your little one to learn cooking skills as you interact with a delicious recipe. Recommended for ages 3–5.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Tue, Dec 26, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Wed, Dec 27, 10:15am - 10:40am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Wed, Dec 27, 10:45am - 11:05am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
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. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Dec 27, 11:15am - 11:35am
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Dec 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Southeast - Meeting Room 2
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Canceled
Wed, Dec 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Writing Clearly is a grammar and writing course for Intermediate Learner that focuses on grammar complex ideas, including sentence structures, phrases, and vocabulary building.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a little cocoa, a little movie and a little craft. Test your doodling skills for a creative cup of cocoa. Recommended for families with children ages 5 and up.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.