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Little Chef: Red Light, Green Light

Celebrate Black History Month

2023-02-07 11:00:00 2023-02-07 11:45:00 America/New_York Little Chef: Red Light, Green Light 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. Online - Virtual Room - Southeast

Tuesday, February 07
11:00am - 11:45am

Add to Calendar 2023-02-07 11:00:00 2023-02-07 11:45:00 America/New_York Little Chef: Red Light, Green Light 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. Online - Virtual Room - Southeast

Online

Virtual Room - Southeast

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.

For the follow along recipe you will need:

  • 1/2 Tbsp softened butter
  • 1/3-1/2 cup powered sugar
  • 1-1 1/2 tsp milk
  • 1 Rice Krispie treat
  • 3 M&M's (red, yellow, and green)
  • plate
  • small bowl
  • table knife
  • fork
  • paper towels

This is a Virtual Event hosted through Zoom. Please provide your email at registration to participate. You will receive an email with a link to access the Zoom before the event from your event host.

A computer with access to the internet and speakers or headsets are required. A webcam and microphone are suggested to fully participate.

If using a mobile device, Android and iOS users must install the Zoom App (App Store | Play Store). However, please note interactivity may be limited. Additional information will be included in the email from your event host.

Recommended Audience: Adult & Children

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Mon, Mar 27 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Mar 28 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Mar 29 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Mar 30 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 31 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 02 1:00PM to 6:00PM

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Wed, Apr 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Thu, Apr 13, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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, Apr 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore the rich research resources and collections that are held in a variety of archives and repositories in Pennsylvania. Discover what records are available and how to use them.

Thu, Apr 13, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Apr 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Apr 13, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Apr 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Room - Staff Training
Do you know how medical insurance works? Join Collette Rance, an experienced Medicare Scholar for this Q&A session and learn about Medicare, Medicaid, and the ACA Marketplace. Registration Required.

Thu, Apr 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Thu, Apr 13, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn to creating beautiful rainbow scarves that are sure to keep things bright. This delightfully whimsical wearable combines working in rows along with rounds.

Thu, Apr 13, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
It's time to catch up on all of our loom knitting projects and to show off our finished work. Drop into work on your projects, ask questions or just hang out.

Thu, Apr 13, 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Thu, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!
This event is full

Thu, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Orange County is filled with beautiful plants, animals, and land to explore. Beth Jackson, shares information about the environment across the county, and what the Orange County does to protect it.

Thu, Apr 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Join the Alafaya Book Club to discuss "Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude" by Ross Gay.

Thu, Apr 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animate photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen.

Fri, Apr 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Learn about the basic setup and unique set of features Reaper offers as a Digital Audio Workstation. This class is taught by Melrose Center Audio Instructors.

Fri, Apr 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Apr 14, 10:30am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southwest
Imagine the possibilities: paper structures are not only fun to make, but can be customized to display art, write stories, and more. This month we're featuring the handmade top close envelope.

Fri, Apr 14, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Take the first step towards audio recording. Virtually tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Fri, Apr 14, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, you learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn the basics of Irish crochet and create a lacework design with us in this three part series!

Fri, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Fri, Apr 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Fri, Apr 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Stitch your way to victory as you practice stitches old and new with this Veggie Garden Sampler. This project is part of our 100-Year Celebration.

Sat, Apr 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Make friends around the globe by learning a new language. Use immersive online library resources to learn a new language today.

Sat, Apr 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Cybersecurity is all about the safety of our information when we’re online. Build confidence as you visit websites, create passwords, and respond to email.

Sun, Apr 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to use graphics software to draw using a pen tablet. No drawing experience required.

Sun, Apr 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to use graphics software to paint a landscape using a pen tablet. No painting experience required.

Sun, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique.

Sun, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Bring your Photoshop workflow to the next level with advanced Photoshop techniques. Learn about actions, smart objects, and much more.

Mon, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools.

Mon, Apr 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Celebrate OCLS's 100th birthday by knitting the decades with us. This month's featured pattern is the Bernat Head in the Clouds Pillow from Yanspirations.com

Mon, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly Advanced is a course designed for students who want to improve their speaking and presentation skills.

Mon, Apr 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join Firebush Fitness Instructor, Sharon Infante, as she shows simple breathing techniques and shares why they work to give you healthier lung function and other super physical and mental benefits.

Mon, Apr 17, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a virtual storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Apr 17, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Search the Function Library to find the perfect fit. Use date, financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

Mon, Apr 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Apr 17, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Apr 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn how to build your own website. Start with WordPress, which offers lots of options for skinning your site the way you want it.

Mon, Apr 17, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Room - Hiawassee
In April the Hiawassee Book Club will discuss Black Cake by Charmaine Wilkerson.

Mon, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and enjoy an interactive virtual storytime with book, songs, games, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.

Tue, Apr 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual Room - South Trail
Cuéntame 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, Apr 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Learn the basics of this intuitive 3D application that can create realistic product mockups. Get familiar with the interface, creating models and applying materials.

Tue, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us for a virtual meeting using ZOOM where we will review different grammar points in English and basic sentence writing.

Tue, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to setup an Animator Controller and control animation clips with user input.

Tue, Apr 18, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southeast
Bring your teddy bear to storytime! Interact with your teddy bear through stories, songs and rhymes for a one-of-a-kind story time! Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Apr 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Create a final product render by arranging scene elements and manipulating the camera and lighting.

Tue, Apr 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore resources, tips and tricks for finding records in the home countries of your ancestors. This session focuses on Germany.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Join others in a weekly read of a book selection, short story, essay, or poem read aloud to you for your listening pleasure, with pauses for comments and discussion. 18+

Tue, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Tired of paying subscription fees? This alternative series showcases similar software that doesn't require a subscription. Affinity Photo can replace Photoshop for a fraction of the cost.

Tue, Apr 18, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Tue, Apr 18, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Develop your Spanish skills with us! In this Spanish class you will learn basic vocabulary, numbers, colors and much more. Recommended for ages 6-17.

Tue, Apr 18, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Tired of paying subscription fees? See our alternative series where we showcase similar software that doesn't require a subscription. Affinity Designer replaces Adobe Illustrator.

Tue, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. 4/18 Session 1, 4/19 Session 2, 4/25 Session 3, 4/26 Session 4

Tue, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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, Apr 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
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.

Tue, Apr 18, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth.

Tue, Apr 18, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Learn the basics of game design in one of the world's premier development engines. Get a handle on where things are and how to add assets in-game.

Tue, Apr 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Apr 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Stream live video on YouTube or Facebook with Open Broadcaster Software (OBS). Learn how to capture or record live streaming video & share with your audience or save for later viewing. (Melrose)

Tue, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Learn the basics of game design in one of the world's premier development engines. In this class learn how to animate and move objects by sequencing and creating loops.

Wed, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Boost your productivity with Microsoft's powerful note-taking app. Learn how to organize your pages, revise your notes and collaborate with your team.

Wed, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Use basic stitches and techniques to create a market tote from three granny squares! We will be learning join as you go techniques for this class.

Wed, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Intermediate Spanish is designed to introduce learners to Spanish grammar by focusing on the parts of speech, verb conjugations, sentence structure, and vocabulary building.

Wed, Apr 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Southwest
Listen to stories and celebrate Earth Day with your preschooler while engaging in fun activities and a craft. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Apr 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Apr 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. 4/18 Session 1, 4/19 Session 2, 4/25 Session 3, 4/26 Session 4

Wed, Apr 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Wed, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage in a lively discussion and fun activities with Mayor Buddy's Book Club. Recommended for ages 8-12. Register

Wed, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - South Creek
¡Práctica tu español! Develop your Spanish language skills through conversation. Conversation topics and themed vocabulary will be provided. Recommended for adults.

Wed, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Wed, Apr 19, 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Wed, Apr 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Wed, Apr 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Discover all of the tools and resources Ancestry.com has to help you build your family tree online.

Wed, Apr 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Want to record amazing vocals, no matter the gear that you have? Join the Melrose Center Audio team for our Vocal Production Workshop Meetup.

Wed, Apr 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Representatives from Orange County’s Sustainability Division will discuss ways to save energy. Explore sustainability through our energy consumption. Hear ways you can save money by saving energy.

Wed, Apr 19, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing by importing audio & photographs, setting sequence markers, & more!

Thu, Apr 20, 10:15am - 11:15am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn to stitch using Sashiko hand sewing techniques. This Japanese hand sewing technique uses the simple running stitch to form geometric patterns.

Thu, Apr 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to set up colliders as triggers and create interactions among objects in your game.

Thu, Apr 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Get your genealogy research on track. Learn how to organize information at the beginning of your genealogy research project in order to help you develop and implement an effective research plan.

Thu, Apr 20, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Explore the causes and concerns surrounding climate change. Engage in fun earthy activities to discover how to protect our home planet. Recommended for ages 6-17.

Thu, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Apr 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Hiawassee
Learn about the lives of kids around the world through hands-on activities. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Thu, Apr 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth.

Thu, Apr 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn to creating beautiful rainbow scarves that are sure to keep things bright. This delightfully whimsical wearable combines working in rows along with rounds.

Thu, Apr 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers.

Thu, Apr 20, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Virtual Room - South Trail
Engage in a dynamic discussion and a themed activity based on "Coop Knows the Scoop" by Taryn Souders. Recommended for ages 9-12. Registration required.

Thu, Apr 20, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn how to alternate different color yarns while creating a beautiful rib brim hat with bobbles. Students are required to provide materials.

Thu, Apr 20, 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Thu, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!
This event is full

Thu, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs.

Thu, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Learn how different types of photography flashes work and how to use them to achieve professional results.

Thu, Apr 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Thu, Apr 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Adobe Premiere. Learn the importance of color correction in filmmaking and video production.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Apr 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Do you need feedback on your latest graphic design projects? Or assistance with assignments? Join this open session for 1 on 1 help with everything Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Thu, Apr 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Room - Main (TEC)
Learn about lens type characteristics, distortions, aberrations and how to fix them. We’ll also explore the relationship between lens focal length and sensor sizes.

Fri, Apr 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Want to display data properly on your web page? Learn how to build a responsive table to showcase your data. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Apr 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - Chickasaw
It’s time for an introduction to yoga with zoo animals and friends! Learn fun movements as you go on a wild and magical journey full of movement and stories. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, Apr 21, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Do you want to interact with your users? Learn how to create an interactive form to collect data from your site visitors. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Fri, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn the basics of Irish crochet and create a lacework design with us in this three part series!

Fri, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Want to take your coding skills to the next level? Learn how to write proper Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) code and format Web pages using external style sheets.

Fri, Apr 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Stitch your way to victory as you practice stitches old and new with this Veggie Garden Sampler. This project is part of our 100-Year Celebration.

Fri, Apr 21, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Perform numerical calculation in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a budget.

Fri, Apr 21, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Take your skills even further. Have fun programming cool controls for your game.

Sat, Apr 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Room - Windermere
Start your child's reading journey with engaging activities focused on phonics and sight words. Emergent readers should be able to recognize all alphabetical letters. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Sat, Apr 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Stream video games live on YouTube or Facebook. Learn how to capture or record live streaming video and share it with your audience or save it for later viewing.

Sat, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Search the Function Library to find the perfect fit. Use date, financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

Sat, Apr 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Sun, Apr 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the basics of this powerful application and how to integrate it into your workflow alongside Photoshop and Illustrator.

Sun, Apr 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Build your business logo using graphic design theory for concepts, color, and font choices. Learn the basics of designing a business logo using vector graphics tools.

Sun, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create your own holo Pokemon cards at home with everyday tools. You will learn both the graphic design skills and the crafting steps required to complete. You will need to provide your own materials.

Mon, Apr 24, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room - EPD
Get moving with this energizing and relaxing Chair Yoga sequence for all-levels. Tap into the strength, balance, flexibility and relaxation that your body can provide you. Requires use of a chair.

Mon, Apr 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Mon, Apr 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Celebrate OCLS's 100th birthday by knitting the decades with us. This month's featured pattern is the Bernat Head in the Clouds Pillow from Yanspirations.com

Mon, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly Advanced is a course designed for students who want to improve their speaking and presentation skills.

Mon, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a virtual storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Apr 24, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Learn common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Take your skills even further. Have fun programming cool controls for your game.

Mon, Apr 24, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Create a website with WordPress. Customize the appearance and layout of your site to get the look you want by using a wide selection of free themes.

Mon, Apr 24, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and enjoy an interactive virtual storytime with book, songs, games, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.

Tue, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Learn the basics of this powerful application and how to integrate it into your workflow alongside Photoshop and Illustrator.

Tue, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us for a virtual meeting using ZOOM where we will review different grammar points in English and basic sentence writing.

Tue, Apr 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how to create custom behaviors without writing a single line of code with Unity's new visual scripting tools.

Tue, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:45am
Virtual Room - Southeast
Cuentame un Cuento is an interactive bilingual storytime with books and songs in English and Spanish that are suitable for speakers of either language. Recommended for ages 3-5. Registration required.

Tue, Apr 25, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Learn how to use the free Adobe Express app on your mobile device or desktop browser to effortlessly create a variety of social media graphics or stationery

Tue, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Explore resources, tips and tricks for finding records in the home countries of your ancestors. This session focuses on Sweden.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Join others in a weekly read of a book selection, short story, essay, or poem read aloud to you for your listening pleasure, with pauses for comments and discussion. 18+

Tue, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Develop your French skills with us! In this French class you will learn basic vocabulary, numbers, colors and much more. Recommended for ages 6-17.

Tue, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create a spectacular celestial video animation using a few stills and Adobe After Effects. Learn how to import footage, set up a composition, and animate layers using keyframes.

Tue, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. 4/18 Session 1, 4/19 Session 2, 4/25 Session 3, 4/26 Session 4

Tue, Apr 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Tue, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
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.

Tue, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Basic Spanish- Come and learn Spanish basics with Ms. Brenda.

Tue, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Perform numerical calculation in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a budget.

Tue, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Explore animation in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers to create an otherworldly cinematic animation!

Tue, Apr 25, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
Jack and Annie need your help with their latest voyage in the Magic Tree House. If you love their adventures, now is your chance to be part of their travels through time. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Tue, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Complete challenges using code. Explore computer science with characters from Frozen, Minecraft and Star Wars in Hour of Code tutorials.

Tue, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual Room - Southeast
Bilingual (Spanish / English) Conversational Interactions with Ms. Brenda

Tue, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. This class is taught by Melrose Center Audio Instructors.

Tue, Apr 25, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Learn the basics of game design in one of the world's premier development engines. Learn about how to change all types of variables in this class and be introduced to Blueprint visual coding method.

Tue, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Tue, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join culinary expert, Dianne Morin, as she demonstrates how to make Jamaican hot pepper shrimp, a mouth-watering flavorful appetizer.

Tue, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Explore HitFilm Express, a free video editing software with professional-grade video effects. Learn the basic tools and how to edit videos. (This event is presented by Melrose Instructors of OCLS)

Tue, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Virtual Room - Southwest
Join us this month for the NEA Big Read. Ross Gay's book studies the wisdom of the garden and orchard, places where all-death, sorrow, loss is converted into what might with patience nourish us. 18+

Tue, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Learn the basics of game design in one of the world's premier development engines. Dig deep into Unreal Engine's Blueprint visual coding method to create and build your own special objects.

Tue, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 3
Take the first step towards audio recording. Virtually tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Tue, Apr 25, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 2
Create impressive pictures using digital infrared techniques. Learn the basics of creating this unique effect by capturing the invisible infrared light with your digital camera.

Wed, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Use basic stitches and techniques to create a market tote from three granny squares! We will be learning join as you go techniques for this class.

Wed, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Wed, Apr 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Intermediate Spanish is designed to introduce learners to Spanish grammar by focusing on the parts of speech, verb conjugations, sentence structure, and vocabulary building.

Wed, Apr 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Room - Southwest
Ever wonder what children on the other side of the world eat for dinner? Find out as we explore international foods through stories and activities for preschoolers. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Apr 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Wed, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts 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.

Wed, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Build stunning 2D and 3D video motion graphics with confidence.

Wed, Apr 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-Session program, students will meet via Zoom to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview. 4/18 Session 1, 4/19 Session 2, 4/25 Session 3, 4/26 Session 4

Wed, Apr 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Wed, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Room - South Creek
¡Práctica tu español! Develop your Spanish language skills through conversation. Conversation topics and themed vocabulary will be provided. Recommended for adults.

Wed, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Wed, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animate photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen.

Wed, Apr 26, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 2
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Wed, Apr 26, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
The Orange County Bar Association will provide an open forum for individuals to speak with a panel of attorneys to get guidance on Family Law.

Wed, Apr 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately.

Wed, Apr 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Are you interested in learning about your family history but don’t know where to begin? This program will help you get started by introducing you to genealogical terms, techniques, and resources.

Thu, Apr 27, 10:15am - 11:15am
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn to stitch using Sashiko hand sewing techniques. This Japanese hand sewing technique uses the simple running stitch to form geometric patterns.

Thu, Apr 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - South Creek
Dress up your grilled cheese with a few extra ingredients! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Apr 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room - West Oaks
Familiarize yourself with the core genealogical websites and explore the similarities and differences between them.

Thu, Apr 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Thu, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Thu, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room - Citizenship Inspired
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Apr 27, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Discover a new language to learn. Use Mango Languages to learn over 35 languages in a fun and interactive way.

Thu, Apr 27, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Learn to creating beautiful rainbow scarves that are sure to keep things bright. This delightfully whimsical wearable combines working in rows along with rounds.

Thu, Apr 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Explore the benefits of having a defined and consistent visual design style. Use a variety of tools and techniques to apply styles such as watercolor, flat, outline and more.

Thu, Apr 27, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
It's time to catch up on all of our loom knitting projects and to show off our finished work. Drop into work on your projects, ask questions or just hang out.

Thu, Apr 27, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

Thu, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room - Winter Garden
Join the Winter Garden Book Club to discuss "Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude" by Ross Gay.

Thu, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!
This event is full

Thu, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Design a poster in Adobe Illustrator. Use the Transform options to scale objects, frame images using the Transparency panel and speed up text formatting with Paragraph Styles.

Thu, Apr 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Certified Mediation/Yoga Instructor, Adam Brady and certified Yoga Instructor Dana Brady walk us through a guided meditation and yoga session inspired by the book Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude.

Thu, Apr 27, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Do you need feedback on your latest graphic design projects? Or assistance with assignments? Join this open session for 1 on 1 help with everything Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Thu, Apr 27, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join us for a riveting hour online with New York Times bestselling author William Kent Krueger! Join us as he discusses his newest book in the Cork O'Connor series "Fox Creek" and his other works! Register

Fri, Apr 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Fri, Apr 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Learn the basics of sketching through use of simple art techniques and observing the world around you. Materials: All you need is a #2 pencil, colored pencils, paper, and paper towel.

Fri, Apr 28, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Fri, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Join us the last Friday of every month in 2023 to create a Crochet Along Cardigan!

Fri, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Online Technology Classroom - TEC
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Apr 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly is a pronunciation class for beginners. The class is designed to introduce learners to the basics of the sounds of English for pronunciation.

Fri, Apr 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Learn some new stitches and techniques while crafting a cute mini April Showers design. Created as a companion class to Let's Embroider May Flowers.

Sat, Apr 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online Technology Classroom 1
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.

Sat, Apr 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Get your family moving with this energizing workout class! Learn basic Zumba moves to help you dance your way to fitness. Zumba uses dance aerobics to create a fun workout.

Sat, Apr 29, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
Let's Huff and Puff and make storytelling more exciting! Use PowerPoint to animate The Three Little Pigs as an interactive story.

Sat, Apr 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Technology Classroom 1
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.

Sat, Apr 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Room - Windermere
In his poetry, Ross Gay expresses gratitude for the beauty of life, loss, and love. In this book chat, we will discover our own poetry and how poetry can soothe our hearts. Recommended for adults.

Sun, Apr 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn the basics of this intuitive 3D application that can create realistic product mockups. Get familiar with the interface, creating models and applying materials.

Sun, Apr 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Create a final product render by arranging scene elements and manipulating the camera and lighting.

Sun, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Melrose Classroom 1
Learn how efficiently improve your workflow using Adobe Bridge. Use Bridge to browse, organize, & process your Adobe files (such as Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign) and other image media formats.

Mon, May 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online Fiber Arts Classroom
Celebrate OCLS's 100th birthday by knitting the decades with us. This month's featured pattern is the customizable Izzy Doll. Learn how to knit in the round using DPNs and add details like ruffles.

Mon, May 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual ESL Room 2
Speaking Clearly Advanced is a course designed for students who want to improve their speaking and presentation skills.

Mon, May 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Room - EPD
Join artist Jojo Liu as she teaches the art of traditional Chinese calligraphy in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Mon, May 01, 11:00am - 11:40am
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Let's make it a sunny day with a virtual storytime and craft celebrating our favorite friends. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, May 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, May 01, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to practice your English speaking skills with us on a virtual English Conversation Hour. Each session will have specific topics for discussion. Register today!

Mon, May 01, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Virtual ESL Room 2
Join us to learn and talk about new basic English vocabulary associated with different topics. Please register!

Mon, May 01, 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Virtual Room - Alafaya
Put on your pajamas and enjoy an interactive virtual storytime with book, songs, games, and a craft. Recommended for ages 3 - 5.