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In Person: Social Worker @ the Library

By Appointment Only

2022-05-18 10:00:00 2022-05-18 17:15:00 America/New_York In Person: Social Worker @ the Library Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker. Orlando Public Library

Wednesday, May 18
10:00am - 5:15pm

Add to Calendar 2022-05-18 10:00:00 2022-05-18 17:15:00 America/New_York In Person: Social Worker @ the Library Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker. Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

437 - Fourth Floor

Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services by appointment only. To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworker.

Appointments are available Monday through Friday at the Orlando Public Library (only) at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m.  To make an appointment visit ocls.info/socialworkerappointments

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Community & Citizenship |

TAGS: | learningcentral |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
We're closed Sunday July 03 due to CLOSED
We're closed Monday July 04 due to Closed in observance of Independence Day (Fourth of July).
Mon, Jun 27 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jun 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jun 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jun 30 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 03 Closed
(CLOSED)

About the branch

LYMMO Orange Line
LYNX Bus Link 3, 6, 7, 11, 13 and 51

The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and resource center for the Orange County Library System. The Library has been located at this site since its beginnings as the Albertson Public Library in 1923. Public Reference Departments in the Orlando Public Library include Children's, Library Central, and Learning Central. The Children's Library offers spacious areas, special programs, computers and story rooms for our youngest readers and readers to be. The Technology and Education Center is located on the second floor and includes the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity. The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.

 

Upcoming events

Canceled
Sat, Jul 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Sat, Jul 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your family to build and play with science and technology at the Melrose Center! Available resources include littleBits, Snap Circuits, and K'NEX. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Jul 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to to use switches.

Sat, Jul 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Tech Central
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 02, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Storytime is the right for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sat, Jul 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Albertson Room
Create a one-of-a-kind resin pendant that looks like a beach scene. Must be 18 years or older to attend.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 02, 11:15am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO engineering projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Sat, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to to control sensors.

Sat, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Start crocheting today. Learn to chain and single crochet stitch to create your first project - a bookmark!
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Sat, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Canceled
Sat, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page.

Sat, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult
This event is full

Rescheduled
Sun, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Sunday, June 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Take improv for a test drive in this one day games session. Learn to access your spontaneous side while working as a team in a safe and supportive environment.

Canceled
Sun, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Canceled
Sun, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take a trip into virtual reality. Put on a VR headset to explore outer space, chase dinosaurs, play games with droids, or ride a roller coaster.

Canceled
Sun, Jul 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Canceled
Sun, Jul 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Take a trip into virtual reality. Put on a VR headset to explore outer space, chase dinosaurs, play games with droids, or ride a roller coaster.

Canceled
Sun, Jul 03, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Bring your resume to the top of the pile. Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and library resources.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central
Explore the wonders of water and learn why we need to protect it. Children will learn what things they can do to help save our planet and our oceans. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
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.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to control LED lights.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Tue, Jul 05, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro!

Tue, Jul 05, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Create dynamic presentations, crunch numbers and create eye-catching flyers in this three-day camp. Build your skills towards becoming a Microsoft Office expert.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins boardgame, then design a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Tue, Jul 05, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Tue, Jul 05, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Impress that special someone in your life by wrapping their gift in a handmade gift bag! These gift bags can be made for any occasion. They are fast and easy to make and each one is unique.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Take control of your shots and become more creative. Learn about camera settings, controls and exposure. Explore creative techniques including pulling focus, depth of field and composition.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Build a custom quilt block by block. Join us each month for a new design, come for one class or take them all. At the end of the year you will have a complete project perfect for keeping warm.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Learn about fish while engaging in a dramatic play fishing game. Recommended for ages 3-5 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Tell your stories and adventures on the screen! Set the scene with dozens of cool 3D backgrounds and add animated characters and objects, each with its own unique story to tell.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to to control sensors.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Albertson Room
You'll be happy as a clam while creating this ocean themed craft. Create a suncatcher you will turtlely love.

Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 06, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Learning Cube
Watch your car race down the ramp. Compete in design challenges to make the best ramp with common household items and the Algodoo physics app.

Wed, Jul 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Purple Room
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.

Wed, Jul 06, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Assemble the quilt blocks that you have made over the last year and learn to piece them together, add batting, backing and binding. Students are required to bring materials and completed blocks.

Wed, Jul 06, 12:45pm - 1:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 06, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
meeting

Wed, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Fab Lab
What’s kracken y’all? Learn how to use HTV, a Silhouette Cameo, and an iron to design your own fun beach tote bag! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 06, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Create dynamic presentations, crunch numbers and create eye-catching flyers in this three-day camp. Build your skills towards becoming a Microsoft Office expert.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 06, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins boardgame, then design a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Wed, Jul 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

Wed, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Wed, Jul 06, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Wed, Jul 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jul 06, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Wed, Jul 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
New date Wednesday, July 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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.

Thu, Jul 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Carry your keys in style with a unique key fob. Learn to use basting stitches to create gathers and how to add structure to fabric with interfacing. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
Papa Bear
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 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Take your Kid Pix movie to the next level in this project-based class! Bring a classic story to life using awesome 3D backgrounds, animated characters and much more.

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to to use switches.

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Harness the power of Logic Pro X to create amazing music. Explore the interface and begin working with key preferences and controls in this popular application. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jul 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 07, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 07, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Run your own pizza shop with Osmo. Make customers happy with fresh made-to-order pizzas and good service. Learn how to help customers and make change with Osmo Pizza Co.

Thu, Jul 07, 11:15am - 11:45am
Video Learning Lab
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 07, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 07, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 07, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Thu, Jul 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Create dynamic presentations, crunch numbers and create eye-catching flyers in this three-day camp. Build your skills towards becoming a Microsoft Office expert.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 07, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins boardgame, then design a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Thu, Jul 07, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Discover a new language. Use Little Pim to learn in a fun and interactive way. Languages include: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian and Spanish.

Thu, Jul 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Thu, Jul 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply best practices and techniques to successfully convert a Microsoft Word manuscript into an eBook.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a custom necktie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
FlexSpace
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Get your sound right in Logic Pro X. Understand the routing and creation of patches, which is a crucial element in Logic Pro for building your own instruments and sounds. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Albertson Room
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. Registration required. Ages 18 and up.

Fri, Jul 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Canceled
Fri, Jul 08, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Watch your car race down the ramp. Compete in design challenges to make the best ramp with common household items and the Algodoo physics app.

Fri, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 08, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jul 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Fri, Jul 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

Fri, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fab Lab
Take your gaming gear to the next level with a custom box for your dice and minis! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Fri, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to control LED lights.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Laser Cutter.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Storytime is the right for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sat, Jul 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central
The cello and piano duo has inspired several great romantic composers. Duo Arpeggione performs the works of composers Edvard Grieg, Gaspar Cassado, John Gottsch, and more. Don't miss it!

Sat, Jul 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 09, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 09, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Watch your car race down the ramp. Compete in design challenges to make the best ramp with common household items and the Algodoo physics app.

Sat, Jul 09, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
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.

Sat, Jul 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Sat, Jul 09, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Papa Bear
Treat your child to a picture book reading by the author of the award-winning book, "Rocko's Big Launch." Donut reception sponsored by Pattie Lou's Donuts. Recommended for children ages 4-8.

Sat, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
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.

Sat, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Add new stitches to your crochet repertoire! Learn the the double and half double crochet stitches while you create a new project - a bookmark!

Sat, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Sew a perfect backpack for that trip to the beach or just a day out on the town. Make a backpack from a selection of 3 easy-to-make styles. Students are required to bring fabric.

Sun, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sun, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
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.

Sun, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Sun, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 10, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Red Room
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Sun, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sun, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Sun, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sun, Jul 10, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Use the Function Library to find the best fit for your project. Insert financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

Sun, Jul 10, 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a simple zippered organizer to store school supplies, make-up or for travel! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. This is a 3-day camp.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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 wet as we investigate ocean waves. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Make your own Minecraft world! Program the environment, animals and mobs. Use algorithms, functions, loops, and conditions to complete code challenges.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires.

Mon, Jul 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 11, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Learning Cube,FlexSpace
Drive Dash the robot. Learn about robots and control Dash's motion, colors and sounds. Drive Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Mon, Jul 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 11, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for summer with a fun and easy to make Peekaboo Sleeve Dress. Create an easy and fashionable dress with stretch knits. Students are required to bring fabric. This is a 4-day class.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This hands-on class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing.

Mon, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use the GarageBand iPad app to edit, arrange music loops, mix, add effects and share a project.

Mon, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Create trendy accessories with upcycled fabric and your fingers.

Mon, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Write real code. Use JavaScript or Python to complete challenges in CodeCombat. Explore mazes, loot treasure and defeat enemies in a fantasy adventure game using code.

Mon, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Mon, Jul 11, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Mon, Jul 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Take control of your shots and become more creative. Learn about camera settings, controls and exposure. Explore creative techniques including pulling focus, depth of field and composition.

Mon, Jul 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Get better control over managing and organizing large collections of photographs. Once your photos are imported, find out how to categorize, tag, and rank your photos.

Mon, Jul 11, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a simple zippered organizer to store school supplies, make-up or for travel! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. This is a 3-day camp.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central
Meet real firefighters and find out what it takes to fight the heat. Presented by City of Orlando Fire Department. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Purple Room
Who wants to go on a safari with Microsoft PowerPoint? Use the mouse to form wild combinations of animals while learning how to create a basic presentation and view your slideshow masterpiece.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Technology and Education Center - Ask at Desk
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Tue, Jul 12, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for summer with a fun and easy to make Peekaboo Sleeve Dress. Create an easy and fashionable dress with stretch knits. Students are required to bring fabric. This is a 4-day class.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use the Unity software by modding a video game with virtual LEGO bricks!

Tue, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create Blockly programs with lights, sounds and action. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Tue, Jul 12, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Tue, Jul 12, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
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 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Discover how easy it is to adjust one or multiple photos with just a few simple clicks. Quickly edit, correct exposure, convert images and enhance the color of your photos.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Make a simple zippered organizer to store school supplies, make-up or for travel! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. This is a 3-day camp.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Families are invited to listen to the story Hooray for Fish by Lucy Cousins while learning techniques on how to paint like the featured illustrator. Recommended for families with children 3-12.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Design a game with code. Choose characters and backgrounds, then program a classic game you can play. Learn the basics of computer science with the Tynker app.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Blue Room
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Wed, Jul 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Wed, Jul 13, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for summer with a fun and easy to make Peekaboo Sleeve Dress. Create an easy and fashionable dress with stretch knits. Students are required to bring fabric. This is a 4-day class.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
meeting

Wed, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use the Unity software by modding a video game with virtual LEGO bricks!

Wed, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Canceled
Wed, Jul 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Bite into a new mid-week celebration: Watermelon Wednesdays! Representatives from The National Watermelon Board show you new and delicious ways to prepare this refreshing fruit. Registration required.

Wed, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Fab Lab
Make your pictures say even more with a talking picture frame! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop.

Wed, Jul 13, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Conference Room,Video Production Studio
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Wed, Jul 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Launch projectiles with Dash Robot. Learn about robots and control Dash's launcher through a series of challenges.

Wed, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Papa Bear
Sylvia Earle is an oceanographer, marine biologist, and record-breaking scuba diver. This event will feature hands-on STEAM activities celebrating her work. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Wed, Jul 13, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make a sewing pattern and they do not carry it in your size? Learn how to grade a pattern for almost any size. Learn to use grading increments to get that perfect fit. It's Mathtastic!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Create vibrant and colorful photos using gels. Gain experience using lighting kits and accessories to master colored highlights, colored rim light and colored background lighting set ups.

Wed, Jul 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Capture the beauty of your photographs and share with friends, family and clients.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Let your pet make a fashion statement with these easy to make pet bandanas. Create a fun bandana that slides onto your pet's collar.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Learn to classify fish by body shape and coloration, then design your own based on your new knowledge. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO projects with a simple to use computer interface in this camp. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.
This event is full

Canceled
Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 2:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jul 14, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 14, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 14, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Technology and Education Center - Ask at Desk
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Thu, Jul 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 14, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for summer with a fun and easy to make Peekaboo Sleeve Dress. Create an easy and fashionable dress with stretch knits. Students are required to bring fabric. This is a 4-day class.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use the Unity software by modding a video game with virtual LEGO bricks!

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
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 14, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Thu, Jul 14, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
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, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Jul 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Thu, Jul 14, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab Equipment Combined,Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Thu, Jul 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Magnolia & Palm Room - Combined
Let's go surfing now, everybody’s learning how: come in to learn about the history of surfing and its impact on pop culture and hang out for trivia! Registration required.

Thu, Jul 14, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Need to pack up some small things for a trip to a theme park or just carry snacks for a short hike? This is the perfect easy to make backpack for those times when you only need to carry a few things.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
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.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Launch projectiles with Dash Robot. Learn about robots and control Dash's launcher through a series of challenges.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
Purple Room
Design a personalized sign for your room! Learn how to properly use the mouse to move pictures to drag and drop and use the keyboard to type in Microsoft Word.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 2:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Fri, Jul 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 15, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 15, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 15, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jul 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Write real code. Use JavaScript or Python to complete challenges in CodeCombat. Explore mazes, loot treasure and defeat enemies in a fantasy adventure game using code.

Fri, Jul 15, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Laser Cutter.

Fri, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Fri, Jul 15, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 15, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Fab Lab
The fun will blow you away! We're assembling an air vortex cannon using household items. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:15am
FlexSpace
Drive Dash the robot. Learn about robots and control Dash's motion, colors and sounds. Drive Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Albertson Room
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)
This event is full

Sat, Jul 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Storytime is the right for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sat, Jul 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Under the Sea
High school students will earn two hours of community service by assembling craft kits for the library. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 16, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 16, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Audio Production Studio
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)
This event is full

Sat, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Central
Learn how you can be part of a team where you create magical vacation experiences. Speak with Disney Casting Services about open jobs and how to apply.

Sat, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Blue Room
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.

Sat, Jul 16, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Create and mod retro games! Design your own characters and code their behavior using Microsoft's MakeCode Arcade, a free online 2D game development environment.

Sat, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Add to your project possibilities by crocheting in the round! Create amigurumi, hats, bowls and more. Learn how to create circles with increase stitches and use stitch markers to track your work.

Sat, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Sat, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sun, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sun, Jul 17, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Sew a perfect backpack for that trip to the beach or just a day out on the town. Make a backpack from a selection of 3 easy-to-make styles. Students are required to bring fabric.

Sun, Jul 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Sun, Jul 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Sun, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
The Friends of Koto will perform traditional 17th century music along with modern pieces on the Japanese stringed instrument, the koto. Explore koto’s rich history with an accompanying lecture.

Sun, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Sun, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Sun, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Sun, Jul 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Sun, Jul 17, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room
This 7-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.

Sun, Jul 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Sun, Jul 17, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools. Learn how to create and customize PivotTables and PivotCharts using Microsoft Excel.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Learn to use cricut Design Software to create a custom vinyl transfer. Add the Transfer to a tote bag, drawstring backpack or apron. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
The earth is made of water, and so are you! This event will explore one of earth’s most valuable resources and show attendees how they can play their part in protecting it. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
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.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Design your own pop up cards. Discover the world of paper engineering while you cut, fold and decorate cool cards.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a remote-controlled submersible using simple electronics, pvc piping and connectors. Test your submersible in an aquatic environment. This camp is taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:30am - 12:15pm
FlexSpace
Discover what tasks drones do, play games as a make believe drone, and pilot a real drone.

Mon, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Plastic bottles & other trash from single-use drink containers are among the greatest ocean pollutants worldwide. Use recycled materials to create fishing gear & enjoy a day on the water. Ages 18 & up

Mon, Jul 18, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Mon, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Premiere Pro! Color Correction is a must-learn skill for everyone involved with filmmaking and video production.

Mon, Jul 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Edit and mix audio files like a pro using open source sound tools. Save and export your music as WAV or MP3 files.

Mon, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with a CNC Machine at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our CNC Machine in the Fab Lab.

Mon, Jul 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Create and mod retro games! Design your own characters and code their behavior using Microsoft's MakeCode Arcade, a free online 2D game development environment.

Mon, Jul 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Sewing Studio
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.

Mon, Jul 18, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the CNC Machine, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Mon, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

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Mon, Jul 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Mon, Jul 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Mon, Jul 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Purple Room
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Learn to use cricut Design Software to create a custom vinyl transfer. Add the Transfer to a tote bag, drawstring backpack or apron. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Central
What do all living things need to survive? From desert to rainforest, animals are found in a variety of habitats throughout the world. Discover how they have adapted to their habitats.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
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.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Tue, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Build a remote-controlled submersible using simple electronics, pvc piping and connectors. Test your submersible in an aquatic environment. This camp is taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 19, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 19, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Tue, Jul 19, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Tue, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Conference Room,Video Production Studio
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Tue, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.

Tue, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Tue, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Create a website with WordPress. Customize the appearance and layout of your site to get the look you want by using a wide selection of free design options.

Tue, Jul 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Sewing Studio
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Tue, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Tue, Jul 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Learn how using less is a way of sharing resources and being kind to the environment. Recommended for ages 3-5 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
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.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Fill in a magic coloring page and watch your picture come to life. Use an awesome app called Quiver to interact with the page and even play games using a smart device - that's augmented reality!

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
You’ll be happy as a clam learning how to cut your own stickers using sticker paper and the Silhouette Cameo! This class is taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Want to add some excitement to your movie! Learn how to make green screen videos at the Melrose Center. This class will show students how to light and shoot a green screen movie.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Blue Room
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Wed, Jul 20, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Wed, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
meeting

Wed, Jul 20, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
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.

Wed, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
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 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Wed, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets, and deliver packages with the grabber.

Wed, Jul 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Baby bibs are the perfect baby gift. You can easily customize them with fabric choice. Create unique bib that's quick and easy to sew up. Describe the project. Students are required to bring fabric.

Wed, Jul 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Harness the power of Logic Pro X to create amazing music. Explore the interface and begin working with key preferences and controls in this popular application. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Wed, Jul 20, 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Wed, Jul 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Put your sewing machine to more use than just the basics! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learn about the five early literacy practices as well as tips, tricks and resources to help your child strengthen important pre-reading skills. Recommended for adults who care for children ages 0-5.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Use Adobe Photoshop to bring Library Mascots Squirt and Juicy to life! Learn how to work with Layers, Move and Transform Tools and much more!

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Create detailed sculptures in a digital environment. Learn to use ZbrushCoreMini and the intuitive brushes and tools to create amazing artwork.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jul 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Conference Room,Video Production Studio
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Thu, Jul 21, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 21, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Take an adventure inside a computer! Build your own paper laptop from the inside out while learning what makes a computer work.

Thu, Jul 21, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Technology and Education Center - Ask at Desk
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Thu, Jul 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Thu, Jul 21, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Albertson Room
Join Michelle Blackwell, CTG Project Manager, as she discusses the Florida Center for Change and what they do. This seminar is part of a monthly LIFE Information for Elders series.

Thu, Jul 21, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
This tool belt is a handy place to keep small tools of any kind. Great for crafters, gardeners and DIY warriors. Learn to make this tool belt from start to finish.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Ever dreamed of making your own video game? Now you can with The Games Factory 2, it provides everything you need to create cool computer games.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Thu, Jul 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Create vibrant and colorful photos using gels. Gain experience using lighting kits and accessories to master colored highlights, colored rim light and colored background lighting set ups.

Thu, Jul 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
Get your sound right in Logic Pro X. Understand the routing and creation of patches, which is a crucial element in Logic Pro for building your own instruments and sounds. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 21, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Thu, Jul 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Albertson Room
Learn about ocean-related true crimes, including piracy then enjoy a demonstration of how to use different library resources to research true crime.

Thu, Jul 21, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Take an average photo and make it pop. Learn basic color correction techniques and make global and location adjustments to images in Adobe Camera Raw.

Thu, Jul 21, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Baby bandana bibs are as adorable as they are practical. Make a few for your little one or as a gift for an upcoming baby shower. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Take your gaming gear to the next level with a custom box for your dice and minis! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
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.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Explore modern technologies that are used in animating cartoon characters in movies and video games.

Fri, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 22, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 22, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Learning Cube
Make friends around the globe by learning a new language. Use the immersive online program Little Pim to learn a new language today.

Fri, Jul 22, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Let's Huff and Puff and make storytelling more exciting! Use PowerPoint to animate The Three Little Pigs as an interactive story.

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Fri, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Fri, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Fri, Jul 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 22, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Looking to share awesome vacation memories? Design your own postcards with graphics and WordArt. Become familiar with the Publisher environment, explore pre-defined templates and formatting options.

Sat, Jul 23, 10:30am - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Storytime is the right for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:15am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Discover what tasks drones do, play games as a make believe drone, and pilot a real drone.

Sat, Jul 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Under the Sea
Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a lovable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 23, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
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.

Sat, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
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.

Sat, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Crochet adorable hearts for decoration or as a special gift. Learn how to work the magic circle and surface slip stitches, while practicing basic crochet stitches.

Sat, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets, and deliver packages with the grabber.

Sat, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Sun, Jul 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Sew a perfect backpack for that trip to the beach or just a day out on the town. Make a backpack from a selection of 3 easy-to-make styles. Students are required to bring fabric.

Sun, Jul 24, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sun, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Learn database concepts and terminology. Learn flat and relational database concepts and create a simple database with multiple tables.

Sun, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Create detailed sculptures in a digital environment. Learn to use ZbrushCoreMini and the intuitive brushes and tools to create amazing artwork.

Sun, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Getting headshots can be stressful and expensive. Why not get a free set? This event is for performers and photographers at all levels.

Sun, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room
This 7-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Sun, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database.

Sun, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Sun, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tech Central
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Jul 24, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create an easy knit skirt using your body measurements. Use sergers to create professional seams on this fast and easy project.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Kickstart your coding skills with interactive websites. Use PHP to add dynamic content to a webpage. Learn to think with mathematical precision while interacting with fun programming concepts.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Laser Cutter.

Mon, Jul 25, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Audio Production Studio
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Mon, Jul 25, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 25, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create an easy knit skirt using your body measurements. Use sergers to create professional seams on this fast and easy project.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Prior to reserving the Laser Cutter, users are required to successfully complete an one-hour assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Mon, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Explore an easy-to-use programming language that is designed to make programming fun for beginners.

Mon, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Video Learning Lab
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.

Mon, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a jersey knit sleeveless dress perfect for long summer days of fun. Use this pattern to make a unique piece for your wardrobe. Students are required to bring fabric and materials.

Mon, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Mon, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM technique, communicate with talents via clear-com headsets, and operate light remotely.

Mon, Jul 25, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Blue Room
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Mon, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
FlexSpace
Take a trip into virtual reality. Put on a VR headset to explore outer space, chase dinosaurs, play games with droids, or ride a roller coaster.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Let's get started sewing our own accessories! Learn to create a simple over the shoulder purse with a flap closure. Students are required to bring Materials. See Description for more information.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Kickstart your coding skills with interactive websites. Use PHP to add dynamic content to a webpage. Learn to think with mathematical precision while interacting with fun programming concepts.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Tue, Jul 26, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Let's get started sewing our own accessories! Learn to create a simple over the shoulder purse with a flap closure. Students are required to bring Materials. See Description for more information.

Tue, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using visual programming.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins board game, then choose a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Tue, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a jersey knit sleeveless dress perfect for long summer days of fun. Use this pattern to make a unique piece for your wardrobe. Students are required to bring fabric and materials.

Tue, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Video Learning Lab
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jul 26, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 26, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Let's get started sewing our own accessories! Learn to create a simple over the shoulder purse with a flap closure. Students are required to bring Materials. See Description for more information.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Kickstart your coding skills with interactive websites. Use PHP to add dynamic content to a webpage. Learn to think with mathematical precision while interacting with fun programming concepts.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with a CNC Machine at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our CNC Machine in the Fab Lab.

Wed, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Wed, Jul 27, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the CNC Machine, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 27, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Let's get started sewing our own accessories! Learn to create a simple over the shoulder purse with a flap closure. Students are required to bring Materials. See Description for more information.

Wed, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
meeting

Wed, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Take control of your shots and become more creative. Learn about camera settings, controls and exposure. Explore creative techniques including pulling focus, depth of field and composition.

Wed, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
FlexSpace
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins board game, then choose a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Wed, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Create graphics with a simple to use programming language. Processing is used to create data visualization programs, interactive media, 3D art and multimedia software.

Wed, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

Wed, Jul 27, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Make a jersey knit sleeveless dress perfect for long summer days of fun. Use this pattern to make a unique piece for your wardrobe. Students are required to bring fabric and materials.

Wed, Jul 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jul 27, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get ready for your next dinner party with your very own Placemat and Matching Napkins! We will be using straight stitching and turning out techniques.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Build and program a real working computer. Find out what is inside a computer and how each part works, including the processors, memory, screen and sensors.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth. Also, go beyond the Earth with Google Sky!

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jul 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.

Thu, Jul 28, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Need to pack up some small things for a trip to a theme park or just carry snacks for a short hike? This is the perfect easy to make backpack for those times when you only need to carry a few things.

Thu, Jul 28, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Thu, Jul 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 6:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Start with the game basics in the Adventure Begins board game, then choose a character and play a real campaign with monsters, adventure and treasure.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Create graphics with a simple to use programming language. Processing is used to create data visualization programs, interactive media, 3D art and multimedia software.

Thu, Jul 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Jul 28, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Thu, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a classic pillowcase with a contrasting cuff. Professionally finish your project with French seams, while practicing straight stitches. Students are required to bring fabric.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
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.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
Blue Room
Who wants to go on a safari with Microsoft PowerPoint? Use the mouse to form wild combinations of animals while learning how to create a basic presentation and view your slideshow masterpiece.

Fri, Jul 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
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.

Fri, Jul 29, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 29, 12:45pm - 1:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Create real LEGO video games. Use Unity's LEGO Microgame builder to make characters, design landscapes, and add obstacles to your own game.

Fri, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Red Room
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving a 3D printer, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute printer-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Fri, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
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.

Fri, Jul 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. (tic101)

Fri, Jul 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Sat, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.

Sat, Jul 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab,Fab Lab Equipment Combined
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Storytime is the right for family time. Reading together is a wonderful way to bond and learn from one another. Bring your families together for fun stories that are designed for all ages.

Sat, Jul 30, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 30, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 30, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Let's play with coding! Explore sequencing and debugging while helping Squirt find the lost books in the library.

Sat, Jul 30, 12:45pm - 1:15pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Sat, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Sat, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Fab Lab
Prior to reserving the Silhouette Cameo 4, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
It's time to celebrate all the fun you had this summer. Get ready for the Grand Prize Drawing and see if you are one of the lucky winners! Ages 6–12.

Sat, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Crochet cute amigurumi stuffed toys. Learn the basics of amigurumi, including crocheting 3D shapes in the round and embroidering facial features.

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

Sat, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Sat, Jul 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sat, Jul 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Sat, Jul 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Red Room
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Sat, Jul 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Sun, Jul 31, 9:00am - 10:00am
Storyline Stats

Sun, Jul 31, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Sew a perfect backpack for that trip to the beach or just a day out on the town. Make a backpack from a selection of 3 easy-to-make styles. Students are required to bring fabric.

Sun, Jul 31, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sun, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
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.

Sun, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sun, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Sun, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails.

Sun, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Under the Sea
Fun-filled yoga, meditation and mindfulness sessions with a twist that uses a PLAY-based yoga curriculum that is trauma-informed conscious. Recommended for families with children of all ages.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room
This 7-week course covers the skills of improv including: learning the basics of agreement and support, getting over shyness and being "in the moment". Ages 16 and up. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sun, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders.

Sun, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learning Cube
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Sun, Jul 31, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Automate everyday tasks with macros. Record data entry and formatting. Insert and modify objects to run macros without coding.

Sun, Jul 31, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Aug 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Aug 01, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Mon, Aug 01, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Join the sustainability movement by upcycling gently used dress shirts. Turn unwanted dress shirts into a cute button-front apron. These aprons make great gifts for that special cook in your family.

Mon, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Mon, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.