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In-Person: Let's Crochet in the Round

Beginner Level

2022-07-16 14:00:00 2022-07-16 16:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Crochet in the Round 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. Orlando Public Library

Saturday, July 16
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-07-16 14:00:00 2022-07-16 16:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Crochet in the Round 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. Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

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.

  • Class Duration: 2 hours
  • Age Requirements: Adult, 13+
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Let's Crochet Level 2
  • Required Skills: Chaining, as well as single, double, and half double crochet stitches
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

Optional Materials: Students can bring these optional materials to complete the project*: 

      *If you do not have the optional materials, materials will be provided for you. 

       

      AGE GROUP: | Adults |

      EVENT TYPE: | Maker/DIY | Arts & Crafting |

      TAGS: | tec101 | fiberarts | crochet |

      Orlando Public Library

      Phone: 407-835-7323

      Hours
      Mon, Aug 08 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Tue, Aug 09 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Wed, Aug 10 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Thu, Aug 11 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Fri, Aug 12 10:00AM to 6:00PM
      Sat, Aug 13 10:00AM to 6:00PM
      Sun, Aug 14 1:00PM to 6:00PM

      About the branch

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      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.

       

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      Wed, Aug 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      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, Aug 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      Blue Room
      Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

      Wed, Aug 17, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
      Purple Room
      Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

      Wed, Aug 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
      meeting

      Wed, Aug 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Capture the beauty of your photographs and share with friends, family and clients.

      Wed, Aug 17, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

      Wed, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      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

      Wed, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
      Video Production Studio
      Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

      Wed, Aug 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Organizers in four sizes are lined with contrast fabric and have casings at top edges for hanging on a curtain or similar type rod. Students are required to bring fabric. See description for details.

      Wed, Aug 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      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.

      Wed, Aug 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      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, Aug 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Purple Room
      Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

      Wed, Aug 17, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Audio Production Studio
      Working on a mix? Send us your tracks and get feedback from audio professionals. This meetup is organized and hosted by the Audio Studio instructors of The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center. (tic101)

      Wed, Aug 17, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Students learn exercises to make a connection between their voice and their bodies while warming up for a performance. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Thu, Aug 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Create a unique t-shirt with raglan sleeves. Learn a simple pattern that can be customized. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

      Thu, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 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)

      Thu, Aug 18, 10:30am - 6:30pm
      Fab Lab
      Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

      Thu, Aug 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
      Tech Central
      This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

      Thu, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
      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, Aug 18, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
      Magnolia & Palm Room - Combined
      Join Natasha Player, Director of Communications & COA Board Member, as she shares information on “Bridging the Digital Gap” by providing tools, tips, and resources.

      Thu, Aug 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
      Purple Room
      Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

      Thu, Aug 18, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Keep plastic grocery bags tidy and ready to reuse with this easy to make bag dispenser. Coordinate colors with you kitchen decor or make them as gifts for friends and family.

      Thu, Aug 18, 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.
      This event is full

      Thu, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
      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, Aug 18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
      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, Aug 18, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

      Thu, Aug 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
      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, Aug 18, 2:30pm - 6:30pm
      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.

      Canceled
      Thu, Aug 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      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, Aug 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Purple Room
      Create a program with Python, an easy to learn programming language. Assign variables, input data and develop calculations to make an interactive application.

      Fri, Aug 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your first sewing project quick and easy. Learn to sew pull-on shorts from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines in this 3-day class series.
      This event is full

      Fri, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
      Albertson Room
      Chef Nenko is a professional chef who has Served as Executive Chef at "Mi Tomatina Paella Bar" & "Pepe's Cantina". This month he'll be sharing his recipe for Tortilla Española. Registration required.
      This event is full

      Fri, Aug 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.

      Fri, Aug 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

      Fri, Aug 19, 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, Aug 19, 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, Aug 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.
      This event is full

      Fri, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Blue Room
      Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages.

      Fri, Aug 19, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
      Purple Room
      Be safe online. From passwords to phishing scams learn how to recognize dangers and the basics of protecting yourself online.

      Fri, Aug 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.

      Fri, Aug 19, 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, Aug 19, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
      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, Aug 19, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program.

      Fri, Aug 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
      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.

      Fri, Aug 19, 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, Aug 19, 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

      Fri, Aug 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Purple 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.

      Sat, Aug 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
      Purple Room
      Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

      Sat, Aug 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your first sewing project quick and easy. Learn to sew pull-on shorts from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines in this 3-day class series.

      Sat, Aug 20, 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)

      Sat, Aug 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
      Fab Lab
      Learn beginner electronics with paper circuits and apply the same principles to an origami boat. No boating license required! This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.

      Rescheduled
      Sat, Aug 20, 10:45am - 1:15pm
      New date Saturday, August 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
      High school students will earn two community service hours by assembling craft kits for the library. Recommended for ages 13-18.

      Sat, Aug 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
      Under the Sea
      High school students will earn two community service hours by assembling craft kits for the library. Recommended for ages 13-18.
      This event is full

      Sat, Aug 20, 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, Aug 20, 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.

      Rescheduled
      Sat, Aug 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      New date Saturday, August 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Learn to correct the deformation of a humanoid character's mesh when the skeletal structure is animated.

      Sat, Aug 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Learn to correct and extract the UV coordinates of a humanoid character's mesh.

      Sat, Aug 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
      Storytime is the right time 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, Aug 20, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Purple Room
      Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

      Sat, Aug 20, 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)

      Sat, Aug 20, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
      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, Aug 20, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
      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)

      Sat, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
      Library Central
      Orlando Elvis (also known as Steve Greer) performs an hour of your favorite Elvis tunes at the Downtown Library. Sing along to the hits and experience the magic that is the King of Rock and Roll.

      Sat, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      Learning Cube
      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, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 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.

      Sat, Aug 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Learn to apply, modify and define a skeletal structure of a humanoid character using Blender's Rigify add-on.

      Sat, Aug 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Purple Room
      Want to display data properly on your web page? Learn how to build a responsive table to showcase your data.

      Sat, Aug 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Blue Room
      Explore an easy-to-use programming language that is designed to make programming fun for beginners.

      Sat, Aug 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      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, Aug 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Photo Studio
      Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
      Please contact the library to register for this event.

      Sat, Aug 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      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, Aug 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
      Albertson Room
      Enjoy a short introduction into what types of paper planners are available before open planner project time. Bring your own supplies and connect and share ideas with other planners. Ages 18 and up.

      Sun, Aug 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
      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.
      This event is full

      Sun, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

      Sun, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Tech Central
      This three-part class teaches basic song structure, writing melody & lyrics. The Third day, students write a song with the instructor. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Sun, Aug 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
      Library Central
      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.
      Registration is now closed

      Sun, Aug 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Blue Room
      Never miss out on capturing a memory with your iPad or iPhone. Learn about the camera options and modes and how to use them to take amazing photos. Perform simple edits to clean up your images.

      Sun, Aug 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Video Production Studio
      Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

      Sun, Aug 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Tech Central
      This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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.

      Mon, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
      Purple Room
      Make universal style changes to all slides in your presentation. Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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)

      Mon, Aug 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
      Fab Lab
      Program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. This class is taught by Melrose Center Fab Lab Instructors.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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, Aug 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Mon, Aug 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      Blue Room
      Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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

      Mon, Aug 22, 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.

      Mon, Aug 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      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, Aug 22, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
      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.

      Mon, Aug 22, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Are ready to learn some more advanced sewing skills? We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams using sergers. Students must bring their own fabric. See description for details.
      Registration is now closed

      Mon, Aug 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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.

      Mon, Aug 22, 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, Aug 22, 5:15pm - 5:45pm
      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, Aug 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      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, Aug 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      Purple 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.

      Mon, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
      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.

      Tue, Aug 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your own tote bag. These bags are great for the summer fashion and fun. Mix and match patterns and colors. Students must bring their own fabric. See description for details.

      Tue, Aug 23, 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, Aug 23, 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.

      Tue, Aug 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
      Purple Room
      Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails.

      Tue, Aug 23, 10:30am - 6:30pm
      Fab Lab
      Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

      Tue, Aug 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      This class teaches students to endow reality onto objects too difficult or dangerous to be physically used on stage. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Tue, Aug 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
      Video Production Studio
      Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab.

      Tue, Aug 23, 11:45am - 12:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders.

      Tue, Aug 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.

      Tue, Aug 23, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your own tote bag. These bags are great for the summer fashion and fun. Mix and match patterns and colors. Students must bring their own fabric. See description for details.

      Tue, Aug 23, 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, Aug 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
      Video Production Studio
      Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

      Tue, Aug 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
      Purple Room
      You’ve landed an interview! Now what? Get tips that will help you to practice and prepare, and to write a memorable thank you letter.

      Tue, Aug 23, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
      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, Aug 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Club Central
      Test your skills against fellow teens with a variety of board games. Ages 11-18.

      Tue, Aug 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      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 sewing machines.
      Registration is now closed

      Canceled
      Tue, Aug 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      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.

      Tue, Aug 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      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.

      Tue, Aug 23, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
      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)

      Canceled
      Tue, Aug 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult

      Tue, Aug 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      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)

      Wed, Aug 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your own tote bag. These bags are great for the summer fashion and fun. Mix and match patterns and colors. Students must bring their own fabric. See description for details.

      Wed, Aug 24, 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, Aug 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
      Video Production Studio
      Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

      Wed, Aug 24, 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, Aug 24, 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, Aug 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      Blue Room
      Create professional reports. Unify formatting with Themes and shading, organize topics with titles and headers, and distribute the finished document through printing and sharing options.

      Wed, Aug 24, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your own tote bag. These bags are great for the summer fashion and fun. Mix and match patterns and colors. Students must bring their own fabric. See description for details.

      Wed, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
      meeting

      Wed, Aug 24, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
      Purple Room
      Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

      Wed, Aug 24, 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.
      This event is full

      Wed, Aug 24, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
      Red Room
      Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

      Wed, Aug 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      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, Aug 24, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

      Wed, Aug 24, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Organizers in four sizes are lined with contrast fabric and have casings at top edges for hanging on a curtain or similar type rod. Students are required to bring fabric. See description for details.

      Wed, Aug 24, 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.

      Wed, Aug 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      Fab Lab
      Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop is a powerful CAD software solution for cutting on a CNC Router or Laser Cutter. This class is taught by Melrose Center Instructors.

      Wed, Aug 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Tech Central
      Begin your life in the theater. Learn basic stage terminology, directions and body positions used in live theatrical productions. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Wed, Aug 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      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)

      Wed, Aug 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      Albertson Room
      The Food 101 series introduces you to a new topic every other month, examining the historical and social significance of what we eat. This month, we'll discuss barbecue from around the world.

      Wed, Aug 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      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)

      Thu, Aug 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      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!

      Thu, Aug 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
      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, Aug 25, 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, Aug 25, 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, Aug 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      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, Aug 25, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      New to sewing and ready for that first simple project? These easy to make coasters, based on the four square quilt block design, make great gifts for many occasions.

      Thu, Aug 25, 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, Aug 25, 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.
      This event is full

      Thu, Aug 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Capture the beauty of your photographs and share with friends, family and clients.

      Thu, Aug 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Red Room
      Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

      Thu, Aug 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Club Central
      Create a work-of-art at a craft station in Club Central: origami, writing prompts, poetry and more! Ages 11-18.

      Thu, Aug 25, 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, Aug 25, 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.

      Thu, Aug 25, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Red Room
      Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

      Thu, Aug 25, 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)

      Fri, Aug 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Learning Cube
      This easy two-toned knit pillow uses the simplest of stitches to create a modern geometric design. Learn how to use increase and decrease stitches, switch colors, and seam with the mattress stitch.

      Fri, Aug 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your first sewing project quick and easy. Learn to sew pull-on shorts from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines in this 3-day class series.
      This event is full

      Fri, Aug 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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

      Fri, Aug 26, 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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 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.

      Fri, Aug 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.
      This event is full

      Fri, Aug 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Blue Room
      Do you want to draw more attention to your site? A full-screen video background is a solution.

      Fri, Aug 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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
      Fab Lab
      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, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
      Fab Lab
      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, Aug 26, 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, Aug 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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 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, Aug 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      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)

      Fri, Aug 26, 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.

      Fri, Aug 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Purple 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.

      Sat, Aug 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
      Purple Room
      Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

      Sat, Aug 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Let's make your first sewing project quick and easy. Learn to sew pull-on shorts from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines in this 3-day class series.

      Sat, Aug 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.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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)

      Sat, Aug 27, 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.

      Sat, Aug 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Learn to correct the deformation of a humanoid character's mesh when the skeletal structure is animated.

      Sat, Aug 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
      Tech Central
      This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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

      Sat, Aug 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
      Storytime is the right time 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, Aug 27, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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, Aug 27, 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, Aug 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
      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.

      Sat, Aug 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      Library Central
      Connect in-person with Orlando-area literary organizations. Learn what they do, the resources available to local writers, and how you can get more involved in our local literary community.

      Sat, Aug 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      Learning Cube
      Crochet cute amigurumi stuffed toys. Learn the basics of amigurumi, including crocheting 3D shapes in the round and embroidering facial features. Students are required to bring tools and yarn.

      Sat, Aug 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Learn to animate in Blender by animating the walk cycle of a humanoid character.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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, Aug 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Purple Room
      Do you want to interact with your users? Learn how to create an interactive form to collect data from your site visitors.

      Sat, Aug 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      Video Production Studio
      Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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.

      Sat, Aug 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Blue Room
      Learn how to apply best practices and techniques to successfully convert a Microsoft Word manuscript into an eBook.

      Sat, Aug 27, 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.

      Sun, Aug 28, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
      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

      Sun, Aug 28, 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, Aug 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)
      This event is full

      Sun, Aug 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
      Purple Room
      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.

      Sun, Aug 28, 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, Aug 28, 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.

      Sun, Aug 28, 2:45pm - 3:45pm
      Purple Room
      Become familiar with popular job search websites and common questions asked on job applications. Learn how to use various Internet resources to search and apply for jobs.

      Sun, Aug 28, 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, Aug 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
      Tech Central
      This three-part class teaches basic song structure, writing melody & lyrics. The Third day, students write a song with the instructor. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Sun, Aug 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Video Learning Lab
      Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
      Please contact the library to register for this event.

      Sun, Aug 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Library Central
      See the culmination of our 6-week course on the basics of Improv. Laugh along with the class at this event you will not want to miss!

      Sun, Aug 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)

      Mon, Aug 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Are ready to learn some more garment sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams, darts and closures.

      Mon, Aug 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
      Purple Room
      Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

      Mon, Aug 29, 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)

      Mon, Aug 29, 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.
      This event is full

      Mon, Aug 29, 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, Aug 29, 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, Aug 29, 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, Aug 29, 11:45am - 12:45pm
      Purple Room
      Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

      Mon, Aug 29, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Are ready to learn some more garment sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams, darts and closures.

      Mon, Aug 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
      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, Aug 29, 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, Aug 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Mon, Aug 29, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
      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)

      Mon, Aug 29, 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 29, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
      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, Aug 29, 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.

      Mon, Aug 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Mon, Aug 29, 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)

      Mon, Aug 29, 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 29, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
      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.

      Mon, Aug 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      Purple Room
      Applying blending modes to image layers to quickly fix problems with exposure, shadows and highlights. Learn to use blending modes to generate artistic and creative effects on photos.

      Tue, Aug 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Are ready to learn some more garment sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams, darts and closures.

      Tue, Aug 30, 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.

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

      Canceled
      Tue, Aug 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
      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, Aug 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
      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.

      Tue, Aug 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Students learn to use physicality to create strong, believable characters. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Tue, Aug 30, 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.

      Tue, Aug 30, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Are ready to learn some more garment sewing skills? Create a semi-fitted straight skirt with a zipper back closure. We will teach you sewing techniques for finished seams, darts and closures.

      Tue, Aug 30, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
      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.

      Tue, Aug 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
      Purple Room
      Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

      Tue, Aug 30, 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.

      Tue, Aug 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Tech Central
      This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

      Wed, Aug 31, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!
      This event is full

      Wed, Aug 31, 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.

      Wed, Aug 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
      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, Aug 31, 11:30am - 12:30pm
      Blue Room
      Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

      Wed, Aug 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
      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

      Wed, Aug 31, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Carry all your essential on a trip with this fun and easy to make cosmetic case.

      Wed, Aug 31, 12:45pm - 1:45pm
      Blue Room
      Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

      Wed, Aug 31, 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.

      Wed, Aug 31, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
      meeting

      Wed, Aug 31, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

      Wed, Aug 31, 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.

      Wed, Aug 31, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

      Wed, Aug 31, 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, Aug 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Blue Room
      Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

      Wed, Aug 31, 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, Aug 31, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Tech Central
      A scene study course designed to build to a pivotal moment in the script, specifically scenes transitioning into songs. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Thu, Sep 01, 9:00am - 11:00am
      InfoPower Suite
      update

      Thu, Sep 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Whether you’re new to handbag construction or a seasoned expert, the Laney Hobo Bag may be your new go-to pattern! Pattern by Alicia Wietholter of Swoon Patterns.Students are required to bring fabric.
      This event is full

      Thu, Sep 01, 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, Sep 01, 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.

      Thu, Sep 01, 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, Sep 01, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      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.
      This event is full

      Thu, Sep 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
      Video Learning Lab
      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.

      Thu, Sep 01, 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, Sep 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Learn how to create custom behaviors without writing a single line of code with Unity's new visual scripting tools.

      Thu, Sep 01, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
      Video Production Studio
      Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

      Thu, Sep 01, 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, Sep 01, 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.

      Fri, Sep 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Learning Cube
      It's time to catch up on all of our knitting projects and to show off our finished work. Drop into work on your projects, ask questions or just hang out.

      Fri, Sep 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Learn to sew an A-Line Skirt with a lapped zipper and button closure featured in Sew Your Own Wardrobe by Alison Smith. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
      This event is full

      Fri, Sep 02, 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 0-8.

      Fri, Sep 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.

      Fri, Sep 02, 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, Sep 02, 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.

      Fri, Sep 02, 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, Sep 02, 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.

      Fri, Sep 02, 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, Sep 02, 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, Sep 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
      Purple Room
      Be safe online. From passwords to phishing scams learn how to recognize dangers and the basics of protecting yourself online.

      Sat, Sep 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Learn to sew an A-Line Skirt with a lapped zipper and button closure featured in Sew Your Own Wardrobe by Alison Smith. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Sat, Sep 03, 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, Sep 03, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks during this 3 part class series.

      Sat, Sep 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
      Storytime is the right time 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, Sep 03, 11:15am - 1:15pm
      Purple Room
      Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program.

      Sat, Sep 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      Learning Cube
      Crochet granny squares with two-colors and learn to piece them together to make patterned bags, pillows or afghans. Practice your granny square skills with this twist on the classic solid square.

      Sat, Sep 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks during this 3 part class series.

      Sat, Sep 03, 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, Sep 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      FlexSpace
      Let's play Pokémon together! Drop in to pick up a game or trade cards with other Pokémon TCG players. Welcome to all players, new or experienced. Bring your own deck or play with one of ours!

      Sat, Sep 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
      Melrose Classroom
      Do you love video games and LEGO? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks during this 3 part class series.

      Sat, Sep 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
      Photo Studio
      Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
      Please contact the library to register for this event.

      Tue, Sep 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      This cozy reversible, wrap robe features raglan sleeves, turn-back cuffs, belt carriers and a tie belt. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Tue, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
      Papa Bear
      Learn new fine motor skills using paint, paste, glue, and stamps to create! Toddlers will enjoy stories and songs about the food, then will create craft. Recommended for toddlers 18-36 months.

      Tue, Sep 06, 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.

      Tue, Sep 06, 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, Sep 06, 11:00am - 12:30pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Students learn to use physicality to create strong, believable characters. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Tue, Sep 06, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      This cozy reversible, wrap robe features raglan sleeves, turn-back cuffs, belt carriers and a tie belt. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Tue, Sep 06, 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

      Tue, Sep 06, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Purchased a pair of pants or skirt that's just a bit too long? Join us in this sewing class and learn how to complete simple hems on everything from dress pants to skirts.

      Tue, Sep 06, 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.

      Wed, Sep 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      This cozy reversible, wrap robe features raglan sleeves, turn-back cuffs, belt carriers and a tie belt. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Wed, Sep 07, 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, Sep 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
      Video Production Studio
      Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

      Wed, Sep 07, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      This cozy reversible, wrap robe features raglan sleeves, turn-back cuffs, belt carriers and a tie belt. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Wed, Sep 07, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
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      Wed, Sep 07, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
      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.

      Wed, Sep 07, 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.

      Wed, Sep 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      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, Sep 07, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
      Sewing Studio
      Keep your hats on, this is going to be a gorgeous day in Florida! Make a Derby Hat perfect for the pool, beach, gardening or just an afternoon on the town. Students are required to bring fabric.

      Wed, Sep 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
      Under the Sea
      Author and illustrator Sumer Strawbree is leading board members in a hands-on, vision board workshop at this month's hybrid meeting. Recommended for students in grades 6-8.

      Wed, Sep 07, 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.

      Wed, Sep 07, 4:45pm - 5:15pm
      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.

      Wed, Sep 07, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
      Melrose Conference Room
      Learn to build the character you are playing using your lived experience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

      Wed, Sep 07, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
      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.

      Thu, Sep 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Whether you’re new to handbag construction or a seasoned expert, the Laney Hobo Bag may be your new go-to pattern! Pattern by Alicia Wietholter of Swoon Patterns.Students are required to bring fabric.
      This event is full

      Thu, Sep 08, 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, Sep 08, 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.

      Thu, Sep 08, 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.

      Thu, Sep 08, 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, Sep 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
      Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
      Learn how to set up a VR development environment, how to test and debug a VR app during development, and how to publish an app through a popular app store.

      Thu, Sep 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
      Video Learning Lab
      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.

      Thu, Sep 08, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
      Tech Central
      This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

      Fri, Sep 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Learning Cube
      Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a colorful bookmark.

      Fri, Sep 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
      Sewing Studio
      Learn to sew an A-Line Skirt with a lapped zipper and button closure featured in Sew Your Own Wardrobe by Alison Smith. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
      This event is full

      Fri, Sep 09, 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 0-8.

      Fri, Sep 09, 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, Sep 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.

      Fri, Sep 09, 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, Sep 09, 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, Sep 09, 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.