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In-Person: Let's Crochet - Choosing Yarn

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2022-12-29 12:00:00 2022-12-29 14:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Crochet - Choosing Yarn Learn how to tell the difference between different types and sizes of yarn, and what types of projects each should be used for. This class will feature hands on examples. West Oaks Branch and Genealogy Center - West Oaks - Technology Classroom

Thursday, December 29
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-29 12:00:00 2022-12-29 14:00:00 America/New_York In-Person: Let's Crochet - Choosing Yarn Learn how to tell the difference between different types and sizes of yarn, and what types of projects each should be used for. This class will feature hands on examples. West Oaks Branch and Genealogy Center - West Oaks - Technology Classroom

West Oaks Branch and Genealogy Center

West Oaks - Technology Classroom

Learn how to tell the difference between different types and sizes of yarn, and what types of projects each should be used for. This class will feature hands on examples.

  • Class Duration: 2 hours
  • Age Requirements: 13-Adult
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Let's Crochet Level 1
  • Required Skills: Slip Knot, single crochet, double crochet 
  • Materials Fee: None 
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees) 

     

    AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

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

    TAGS: | fiberarts | crochet |

    West Oaks Branch and Genealogy Center

    Phone: 407-835-7323

    Hours
    Mon, Jan 30 10:00AM to 7:00PM
    Tue, Jan 31 10:00AM to 7:00PM
    Wed, Feb 01 10:00AM to 7:00PM
    Thu, Feb 02 10:00AM to 7:00PM
    Fri, Feb 03 10:00AM to 6:00PM
    Sat, Feb 04 10:00AM to 6:00PM
    Sun, Feb 05 1:00PM to 6:00PM

    About the branch

    LYNX Bus Link 125 Silver Star Rd.
    LYNX Bus Link 27 Ocoee / Winter Garden

    The construction of the West Oaks Branch was funded by the Library System and a Florida Library Construction Grant.

    Genealogy Center Blog

    Learn about the Genealogy Collection!

    Upcoming events

    Thu, Feb 02, 10:15am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 02, 10:45am - 11:05am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

    Thu, Feb 02, 11:15am - 11:40am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 02, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Learn how to upcycle old t-shirts into yarn to use in your crochet!

    Thu, Feb 02, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
    Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

    Thu, Feb 02, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    English from Zero is a series of vocabulary classes that follow the Oxford Picture Dictionary outline to address fundamental English vocabulary needed for everyday life.
    This event is full

    Thu, Feb 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    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.

    Thu, Feb 02, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

    Fri, Feb 03, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Fri, Feb 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Sat, Feb 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    In this two part series, we will learn how to make paper and use our paper to make hand made Valentine's cards! This program is intended for families, whatever family means to you!

    Sat, Feb 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Learn how to diversify your income and reach readers. Author Christina Farley shares tips on creating a serialized story, developing fan interaction, and getting published by thinking outside the box.
    This event is full

    Tue, Feb 07, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Tue, Feb 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Discover African culture through interactive stories and activities. Get creative with color as we play with shapes and patterns to make paper kente cloth. Registration required.

    Tue, Feb 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

    Tue, Feb 07, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    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.

    Tue, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    We will not be using sewing machines in this class, but we're learning a bit more about sewing with an in depth look on how to cut fabric. If you're new to sewing, this class is for you!

    Wed, Feb 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    Silly and fun yoga poses designed for kids! Flow-through an imaginative journey filled with puppets, parachute games, and relaxing rest time! Recommended for families with children ages 0-7.

    Wed, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Calling all trainers big and small: we choose you to party like a Pikachu! Fun, activities and crafts are waiting for you! Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration required.

    Thu, Feb 09, 10:15am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 09, 10:45am - 11:05am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

    Thu, Feb 09, 11:15am - 11:40am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 09, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Learn to crochet with a new material as we create a fun and functional bowl out of t-shirt yarn.

    Thu, Feb 09, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
    Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

    Thu, Feb 09, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    English from Zero is a series of vocabulary classes that follow the Oxford Picture Dictionary outline to address fundamental English vocabulary needed for everyday life.
    This event is full

    Thu, Feb 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

    Thu, Feb 09, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    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.

    Fri, Feb 10, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Fri, Feb 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Make a seasonal decoration using straight stitch and chaining techniques.

    Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    Connect with some of the many resources, societies, and organizations available to help with your family history research journey.

    Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    In this two part series, we will learn how to make paper and use our paper to make hand made Valentine's cards! This program is intended for families, whatever family means to you!

    Sat, Feb 11, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Junk journal, scrapbook, diary? Bring your imagination and join us to discover the possibilities of altered books at this monthly workshop. Registration required. Recommended for ages 18 and up.

    Sat, Feb 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    Sit back and relax during a family-friendly movie while working on a craft or coloring sheets. Recommended for families.

    Sun, Feb 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Celebrate the library's 100th anniversary with art using book pages. All supplies provided. Recommended for ages 18 and up. Registration required.

    Mon, Feb 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    Share the beauty of African life and culture through a unique folkloric performance filled with drumming, dance and storytelling. Recommended for ages 0-12.

    Tue, Feb 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Tue, Feb 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Red means stop, green means go! Learn about African-American inventor Garrett Morgan and his creation of the traffic light through food! Registration required. Recommended for ages 3-5.

    Tue, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Wed, Feb 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    Silly and fun yoga poses designed for kids! Flow-through an imaginative journey filled with puppets, parachute games, and relaxing rest time! Recommended for families with children ages 0-7.

    Wed, Feb 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Honor African American artist Alma Thomas and create your own colorful abstract work of art. Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration required.

    Thu, Feb 16, 10:15am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 16, 10:45am - 11:05am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

    Thu, Feb 16, 11:15am - 11:40am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 16, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Learn how to work with a new material as we make headbands using t-shirt yarn.

    Thu, Feb 16, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
    Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

    Thu, Feb 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    English from Zero is a series of vocabulary classes that follow the Oxford Picture Dictionary outline to address fundamental English vocabulary needed for everyday life.
    This event is full

    Thu, Feb 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

    Thu, Feb 16, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

    Fri, Feb 17, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Fri, Feb 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    We're celebrating 100 Years at our library with fiber arts. We'll be creating a display at our main branch with the help of our community and fiber arts.

    Fri, Feb 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Leave your talent at the door because it is time to make some truly dreadful art. Prizes will be given to the worst masterpiece. Recommended for ages 13-18. Registration required.

    Sat, Feb 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Learn hand sewing and beading skills as we make crowns from lace scraps. This program is intended for families, whatever family means to you!

    Tue, Feb 21, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Tue, Feb 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Learn about the lively rhythms and improv sound of jazz music through melodic stories, instrument play and more. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

    Tue, Feb 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    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, Feb 21, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

    Wed, Feb 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    Silly and fun yoga poses designed for kids! Flow-through an imaginative journey filled with puppets, parachute games, and relaxing rest time! Recommended for families with children ages 0-7.

    Wed, Feb 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Get the scoop on African American inventors and discover common household items invented to make our lives easier, including Alfred L. Cralle's ice cream scoop! Recommended for ages 6-12.

    Thu, Feb 23, 10:15am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 23, 10:45am - 11:05am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

    Thu, Feb 23, 11:15am - 11:40am
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Thu, Feb 23, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

    Thu, Feb 23, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
    Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

    Thu, Feb 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    English from Zero is a series of vocabulary classes that follow the Oxford Picture Dictionary outline to address fundamental English vocabulary needed for everyday life.
    This event is full

    Thu, Feb 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

    Thu, Feb 23, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

    Fri, Feb 24, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Fri, Feb 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    We're celebrating 100 Years at our library with fiber arts. We'll be creating a display at our main branch with the help of our community and fiber arts.

    Sat, Feb 25, 11:30am - 1:30pm
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    The Reading Education Assistance Dogs® [R.E.A.D.] program improves children’s reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method: reading to a therapy dog. Recommended for ages 6-12.

    Sat, Feb 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Bring your family on down to Motown! Move and groove together with drop-in activities related to the first black-owned record company in the US. Recommended for families. Registration required.

    Sun, Feb 26, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    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.

    Tue, Feb 28, All day
    Stop by to write a postcard to our character of the month. Then drop it in our mailbox. This month's character is Doc McStuffin!

    Tue, Feb 28, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Tue, Feb 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Cuentame un Cuento is an interactive bilingual storytime featuring books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5.

    Tue, Feb 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

    Tue, Feb 28, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
    West Oaks - Technology Classroom
    Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

    Wed, Mar 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    Silly and fun yoga poses designed for kids! Flow-through an imaginative journey filled with puppets, parachute games, and relaxing rest time! Recommended for families with children ages 0-7.

    Wed, Mar 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    Treat yourself to tasty snacks from a land far away! Each month we will learn about a different culture while we sample the yummiest snacks it has to offer. Recommended for ages 6-12.
    This event is full

    Thu, Mar 02, 10:15am - 10:30am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    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.

    Thu, Mar 02, 10:45am - 11:05am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

    Thu, Mar 02, 11:15am - 11:40am
    West Oaks - Children's Area
    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.

    Thu, Mar 02, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
    Connect with other caregivers to meet and mingle while your little one explores imaginary play with new and old friends. Recommended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

    Thu, Mar 02, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    West Oaks - Sarchet Community Room
    English from Zero is a series of vocabulary classes that follow the Oxford Picture Dictionary outline to address fundamental English vocabulary needed for everyday life.
    This event is full

    Fri, Mar 03, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    West Oaks - Ask at Desk
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide. Register

    Canceled
    Fri, Mar 03, 10:00am - 2:00pm
    BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-AARP Volunteers will provide income tax assistance. To make an appointment visit: aarp.org/taxaide.