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In-Person: Let's Code an Ocean AI (Ages 7-9)

2022-09-10 16:00:00 2022-09-10 17:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Code an Ocean AI (Ages 7-9) Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes. Alafaya Branch - Alafaya - Computer Lab

Saturday, September 10
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-10 16:00:00 2022-09-10 17:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Code an Ocean AI (Ages 7-9) Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes. Alafaya Branch - Alafaya - Computer Lab

Alafaya Branch

Alafaya - Computer Lab

Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes.

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | Science & Math | Coding & Robotics |

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Alafaya Branch

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Oct 03 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Oct 04 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Oct 05 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Oct 06 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Oct 07 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 08 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 09 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 104 East Colonial

 

The Alafaya Branch has a long history of providing library services to the East Orange County community. The branch originally opened in 1965 as the Azalea Park branch, situated on Lake Barton Road. From the 1970s through the 1990s the branch provided library services from shopping center locations. Ground was broken in January 1999 for a new branch, designed to be the prototype branch for future Orange County Library System branches. Opened on February 1, 2000, the Alafaya branch was funded by a Florida Library Construction Grant.

Upcoming events

Tue, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate within the computer's interface. Practice using these two devices with hands-on exercises and online resources.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 04, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Wed, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Thu, Oct 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Thu, Oct 06, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Tools to Quit will provide you with the valuable tools you need to help you quit tobacco.

Thu, Oct 06, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Thu, Oct 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
There's a microscopic world waiting to be explored! Learn how to use a microscope and view the world around us through a different lens.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:15am - 10:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Fri, Oct 07, 11:15am - 11:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Oct 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while adding special effects like filters, music and more to create your own unique short film!

Sat, Oct 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!
This event is full

Sat, Oct 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 09, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
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.

Mon, Oct 10, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Mon, Oct 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Aprenda conceptos y terminología de computadoras. Explore el escritorio de la computadora usando técnicas básicas del ratón (mouse) y el teclado.

Mon, Oct 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 11, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Tue, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Wed, Oct 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Oct 13, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Thu, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
Bring your plants and ask questions! Master Gardener Volunteers from the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Office will be available to answer your gardening questions.

Thu, Oct 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:15am - 10:30am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Fri, Oct 14, 11:15am - 11:40am
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Oct 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while adding special effects like filters, music and more to create your own unique short film!

Sat, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 16, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 17, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Mon, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Aprenda como organizar archivos y carpetas en su computadora.

Mon, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Tue, Oct 18, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Tue, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Get more precise control over your presentation. Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools.

Wed, Oct 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Wed, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Discover a new way to create visual art using stop motion while learning the basics of animation.

Thu, Oct 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Thu, Oct 20, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Thu, Oct 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Design cinematic visual effects and sophisticated motion graphics using shapes, layers, type tools and more. Learn the essentials of advanced animation and compositing.

Fri, Oct 21, 10:15am - 10:30am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Oct 21, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Fri, Oct 21, 11:15am - 11:40am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Oct 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while adding special effects like filters, music and more to create your own unique short film!

Canceled
Sat, Oct 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Sat, Oct 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
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.

Sat, Oct 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Design your own LEGO Monster on the computer! Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Design your own LEGO Monster on the computer! Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together.

Mon, Oct 24, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Canceled
Mon, Oct 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Mon, Oct 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Aprender los conceptos y terminología de la Internet. Familiarícese con los navegadores web mientras navega por la Internet.

Mon, Oct 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Tue, Oct 25, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Tue, Oct 25, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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.

Wed, Oct 26, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Wed, Oct 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Thu, Oct 27, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Thu, Oct 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Thu, Oct 27, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Thu, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Bring a haunted house to life with cinematic visual effects. Animate bats, flash lights, and control camera movement in a scary scene.

Fri, Oct 28, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Fri, Oct 28, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Fri, Oct 28, 10:15am - 10:30am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together. Recommended for babies 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Oct 28, 10:45am - 11:05am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Fri, Oct 28, 11:15am - 11:40am
Alafaya - Ask at Desk
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play. Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

Fri, Oct 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while making your own stop motion monster movie!

Fri, Oct 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Explore the basics of animation while making your own stop motion monster movie!

Sat, Oct 29, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sat, Oct 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping test out technology classes. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own mobile apps from scratch. Create your own app from wireframing your idea to presenting your prototype.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Oct 30, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sun, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Learn to sculpt your own cool, digital monsters using ZbrushCoreMini!

Sun, Oct 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Create detailed sculptures in a digital environment. Learn to use ZbrushCoreMini and the intuitive brushes and tools to create amazing artwork.

Mon, Oct 31, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Mon, Oct 31, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Alafaya - Flex Space
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Mon, Oct 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
Aprenda sobre motores de búsqueda y sobre técnicas de búsqueda para encontrar exactamente lo que está buscando en la Internet.

Mon, Oct 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Alafaya - Computer Lab
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, Nov 01, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Wed, Nov 02, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Thu, Nov 03, All day
Alafaya - Meeting Room 1
Early Voting will take place from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.