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Music with Evan and Vanessa

Summer at Your Library

2023-06-13 10:30:00 2023-06-13 11:15:00 America/New_York Music with Evan and Vanessa Enjoy an award-winning bilingual children's band. Sing along, tune in, and listen to peaceful music recently named "Best New Latin Kid's Music Groups". Recommended for ages 0-8. Orlando Public Library - Library Central

Tuesday, June 13
10:30am - 11:15am

Add to Calendar 2023-06-13 10:30:00 2023-06-13 11:15:00 America/New_York Music with Evan and Vanessa Enjoy an award-winning bilingual children's band. Sing along, tune in, and listen to peaceful music recently named "Best New Latin Kid's Music Groups". Recommended for ages 0-8. Orlando Public Library - Library Central

Orlando Public Library

Library Central

Enjoy an award-winning bilingual children's band. Sing along, tune in, and listen to peaceful music recently named "Best New Latin Kid's Music Groups". Recommended for ages 0-8.

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

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

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 The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.

 

Upcoming events

Fri, Mar 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Game Development 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, Mar 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 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.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.
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Fri, Mar 01, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Game Development 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, Mar 01, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Premiere Pro! Color Correction is a must-learn skill for everyone involved with filmmaking and video production.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Travel from the desert to the jungle to the city, and everywhere in between, to discover how different communities around the world are built. Recommended for tweens and teens.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Mar 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn how to set up and modify a VR headset's features, navigate its operating system, and maintain a safe environment when using a VR Learning Station.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 01, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Mar 01, 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, Mar 01, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

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

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Start loom knitting today! Learn how to use a loom to knit and create a cuff bracelet that looks great on everyone.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion while creating a VR Escape the Room Game with Unity's XR Interactions Toolkit.
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Mar 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Do you want to draw more attention to your site? A full-screen video background is a solution.

Sat, Mar 02, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
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 0-18 months.

Sat, Mar 02, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Purple Room
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Sat, Mar 02, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
LED Wall
If you want to learn about some of the most fun and exciting games being developed in your community by indie developers, then this monthly meetup is for you.

Sat, Mar 02, 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

Sat, Mar 02, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Purple Room
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Sat, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Speed into STEM with indi! Help indi cars drive through mazes you design. Learn the basics of coding and computational thinking with indi.

Sat, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion while creating a VR Escape the Room Game with Unity's XR Interactions Toolkit.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 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, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Sat, Mar 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Hand sewing an artist book is a rewarding skill and there are many traditional methods to choose from. In this class we will practice Four Hole, Noble, Hemp Leaf and Tortoise Shell Binding.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion while creating a VR Escape the Room Game with Unity's XR Interactions Toolkit.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Sun, Mar 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro!

Sun, Mar 03, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Create an easy and unique t-shirt with raglan sleeves. Learn a simple pattern that can be customized. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 03, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 03, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
This 8-week course explores scene elements and introduces students to short-form improv games. Build necessary performance skills to elevate scenes, characters and storytelling.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Mar 03, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Stage
Melrose in the Mix is back! Come enjoy a live session on the Melrose Stage featuring indie Hip Hop artist EyeQ!

Sun, Mar 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
Explore modern technologies that are used in animating cartoon characters in movies and video games.

Sun, Mar 03, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
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.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Rescheduled
Mon, Mar 04, 10:30am - 12:30pm
New date Monday, March 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Are you looking for that perfect shirt. Joins us in making up a casual men's shirt. Learn to work with collars, front seam details and buttons. Students required to bring materials.

Mon, Mar 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Mar 04, 11:00am - 5:00pm
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, Mar 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Mon, Mar 04, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own video game from scratch. Create a storyboard to outline your game, then use real code to bring it to life.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 04, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)
This event is full

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

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Start loom knitting today! Learn how to use a loom to knit and create a cuff bracelet that looks great on everyone.

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)
This event is full

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

Tue, Mar 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Mar 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)
This event is full

Tue, Mar 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Learn safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Tue, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Tue, Mar 05, 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, Mar 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions.

Tue, Mar 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Tue, Mar 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Tue, Mar 05, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Blue Room
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Mar 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Central
Join Emil Buehler Planetarium director Derek Demeter for an exploration of all you need to know about the upcoming solar eclipse on Monday, April 8.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Let’s learn, grow and play as we learn about our favorite bugs with interactive stations for all! Recommended for ages 0-5 years.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Albertson Room
In celebration of National Consumer Protection Week, join the Orange County Consumer Protection Office as they share how attendees can avoid scams, fraud, and illegal business practices.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Build a custom quilt block by block. Join us each month for a new design, come for one class or take them all. At the end of the year you will have a complete project perfect for keeping warm.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the basics of animation in this Adobe After Effects starter class. Explore compositions, layers, keyframes, and motion paths by creating a bouncing ball animation.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 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.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 06, 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)

Wed, Mar 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Wed, Mar 06, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
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.

Wed, Mar 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 06, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fiber Arts 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

Wed, Mar 06, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Mar 06, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Learn to build the character you are playing using your lived experience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

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

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
This series focuses on books that have been made into movies. For the month of March, this series is part of our Eclipse Celebrations. You will receive Solar Viewing Glasses at this event.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to control LED lights.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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)

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learning Cube
Take an adventure inside a computer! Build your own paper laptop from the inside out while learning what makes a computer work.

Thu, Mar 07, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Thu, Mar 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Thu, Mar 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Create a model of the Sun that you can eat! We will pick, cut, and arrange toppings to make a tasty pizza. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Thu, Mar 07, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 07, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
You filmed your video- now what? Edit your project in DaVinci Resolve's Edit Page, a great start to post-production.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Game Development 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, Mar 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 08, 11:00am - 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

Fri, Mar 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers.

Fri, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Game Development 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, Mar 08, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Use DaVinci Resolve's Fusion page to enhance your video with titles, effects, masks and motion tracking.

Fri, Mar 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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.

Fri, Mar 08, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Mar 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Fri, Mar 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Fri, Mar 08, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the basics of color grading using DaVinci Resolve and RAW video.

Fri, Mar 08, 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.

Fri, Mar 08, 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.

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy a library program filled with fun for the whole family right in your own neighborhood! Held at the Waterleigh Community Clubhouse, 16150 Pebble Bluff Loop, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Start knitting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, a bookmark for your favorite read. Techniques include casting on, the knit stitch and binding off.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 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, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central
Take a journey of self-discovery with this classic tale of a young bird making its way through the world. Presented by the Central Florida Ballet.

Sat, Mar 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create a Robotic Hand and learn to navigate Blender's workspace, manipulate 3D objects, and the 3D content creation pipeline.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 11:00am - 5:00pm
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, Mar 09, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
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 0-18 months.

Sat, Mar 09, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Under the Sea
High school students will earn two hours of community service by helping the library with assembling tasks. Recommended for ages 13-18.

Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Sat, Mar 09, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Sat, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create an animated character and learn some of the most commonly used tools, techniques, and concepts involved with modeling in Blender.

Sat, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
There are many ways to construct an artist book, but the accordion fold stands out as a simple yet versatile method for both the novice and expert alike.

Sat, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Sat, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Learn essential techniques to transform your recorded tracks into polished tracks ready for mixing. Dive into Pro Tools discover how to clean up your sessions and consolidate tracks.

Sat, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space,Melrose Stage
Join us the second Saturday of each month at the Melrose Center for this fun filled rollercoaster of laughs featuring improv actors from the Orlando Improv Community.

Sun, Mar 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Red Room
Fill in a magic coloring page and watch your picture come to life. Use an awesome app called Quiver to interact with the page and even play games using a smart device - that's augmented reality!

Sun, Mar 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Create an easy and unique t-shirt with raglan sleeves. Learn a simple pattern that can be customized. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 10, 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

Sun, Mar 10, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Tech Central
Do you have a historical connection to Greenwood Cemetery? Join Greenwood Cemetery & the UCF History Department for a History Harvest to digitalize your artifacts and oral histories.

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
This 8-week course explores scene elements and introduces students to short-form improv games. Build necessary performance skills to elevate scenes, characters and storytelling.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Central
Seasoned vocalist Shannon Rae will perform adored classics by female artists. Hear songs every generation will enjoy, you might even catch yourself singing along.

Sun, Mar 10, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Sun, Mar 10, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Sun, Mar 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Using footage from the Melrose Center's Reel to Real Podcast video, we perform a demo of how to mark up and sync up clips to use in a multi-camera sequence.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Are you looking for that perfect shirt. Joins us in making up a casual men's shirt. Learn to work with collars, front seam details and buttons. Students required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Mar 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Mon, Mar 11, 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

Mon, Mar 11, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
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.

Mon, Mar 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Video Production Studio
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM technique, communicate with talents via clear-com headsets, and operate light remotely.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own video game from scratch. Create a storyboard to outline your game, then use real code to bring it to life.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Mon, Mar 11, 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

Mon, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Mon, Mar 11, 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)

Tue, Mar 12, 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.

Tue, Mar 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
You’re never too young to start cooking! Learn about the sun to get inspired and create a special cookie treat featuring toppings of all colors! Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Mar 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Start your programming adventure with the basics. Create a mobile web app while learning key concepts, including algorithms, programs, events and debugging.

Tue, Mar 12, 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

Tue, Mar 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
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, Mar 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Tue, Mar 12, 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

Tue, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Tue, Mar 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Tue, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
You filmed your video- now what? Edit your project in DaVinci Resolve's Edit Page, a great start to post-production.

Tue, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
This project is a 4-part series with classes on Tuesdays. A pattern is provided but students can use any granny square motif of their choosing. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 12, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fab Lab
Foamsmithing is the art of creating props and costumes using different types of foam. You will get hands-on experience using Pepakura, Silhouette Cameo, the Dremel tool among other tools of the trade.

Tue, Mar 12, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Purple 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.

Tue, Mar 12, 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.

Tue, Mar 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room
Learn basic watercolor techniques while creating a piece of botanical art. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 18 and up.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Raise your video production value with motion graphic elements. Animate lower-third titles by using After Effect's shape layers, solid layers, masks, type tool and anchor point tool.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or are curious about the world of acting for video, this class is for you.

Wed, Mar 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Wed, Mar 13, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Wed, Mar 13, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Wed, Mar 13, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Learn essential techniques to transform your recorded tracks into polished tracks ready for mixing. Dive into Pro Tools discover how to clean up your sessions and consolidate tracks.

Wed, Mar 13, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Take animation to the third dimension! Discover how to use 3D Layers, 3D cameras and Z-space to create the illusion of depth and motion with still photographs.

Wed, Mar 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. Please provide performance piece/materials at the time of registration

Wed, Mar 13, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Wed, Mar 13, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
LED Wall
Using the new LED Wall at the Melrose Center as a case study, learn about the components of a system as well as talk about the types of LED walls.

Thu, Mar 14, 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)

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learning Cube
Let's-a go! Create custom Super Mario levels with enemies, obstacles, and rewards. Challenge classmates to play your game and try to beat their levels.

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails.

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Thu, Mar 14, 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)

Thu, Mar 14, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Blue Room
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders.

Thu, Mar 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Red Room
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

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

Thu, Mar 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions.

Thu, Mar 14, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Blue Room
Take your knowledge of coding to the next level with Object-Oriented Programming. Learn modern application development by defining classes, creating objects and simplifying code.

Thu, Mar 14, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 14, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Melrose Conference Room
Interested in creating beautiful artist books or handmade journals but unsure where to start? Launch your bookbinding adventure with simple construction techniques that do not require sewing or glue.

Fri, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Fri, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Mar 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Rescue Helicopter with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Fri, Mar 15, 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, Mar 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Fri, Mar 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Fri, Mar 15, 11:30am - 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

Fri, Mar 15, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Fri, Mar 15, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Papa Bear
Insects represent most of the world's species and come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Join us to watch a buggy movie and design your own edible bug. Recommended for tweens and teens.

Fri, Mar 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Dive into the art of precision and rhythm, honing your skills to begin crafting dynamic, professional-level drum tracks using Toontrack's Superior Drummer 3.

Fri, Mar 15, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Fri, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Game Development 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, Mar 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Game Development 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.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Paint your very own 3D printed gnome planter. Our instructor will guide you through the decorating process which includes adding a succulent for the perfect finishing touch.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Join us to make this easy superhero cape for a quick and easy costume sizes kids-adults. Students are required to bring materials. See the description for details.

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Mar 16, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
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 0-18 months.

Sat, Mar 16, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Sat, Mar 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)
This event is full

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes.

Sat, Mar 16, 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, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
LED Wall,Video Production Studio
Welcome to this meet-up, where you will dive deep into tips and tricks of cinematography.

Sat, Mar 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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)
This event is full

Sat, Mar 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page.

Sat, Mar 16, 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.

Sat, Mar 16, 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, Mar 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Sun, Mar 17, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Create an easy and unique t-shirt with raglan sleeves. Learn a simple pattern that can be customized. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 17, 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, Mar 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sun, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Sun, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Stage
In this introduction course we will define live-production components and systems. You will also learn the basic concepts of live-event terminology and technical systems.

Sun, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sun, Mar 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Perform numerical calculation in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a budget.

Sun, Mar 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Sun, Mar 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Learn essential techniques to transform your recorded tracks into polished tracks ready for mixing. Dive into Pro Tools discover how to clean up your sessions and consolidate tracks.

Sun, Mar 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Stage
Learn some lighting instruments commonly used in professional stage lighting. In this class you will learn about ellipsoidal spotlights by using an ETC Source Four LED Series 2 Lustr.

Sun, Mar 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Sun, Mar 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Are you looking for that perfect shirt. Joins us in making up a casual men's shirt. Learn to work with collars, front seam details and buttons. Students required to bring materials.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Game Development 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.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Melrose Stage
In this introduction course we will define live-production components and systems. You will also learn the basic concepts of live-event terminology and technical systems.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Mon, Mar 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

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

Mon, Mar 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Work with our performing arts instructor on your audition pieces, monologues and song selections in this open coaching session. Please provide performance piece/materials at the time of registration

Mon, Mar 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Mar 18, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Stage
Learn some lighting instruments commonly used in professional stage lighting. In this class you will learn about ellipsoidal spotlights by using an ETC Source Four LED Series 2 Lustr.

Mon, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Learn to use cricut Design Software to create a custom vinyl transfer. Add the Transfer to a tote bag, drawstring backpack or apron. Fabric and Notions provided.

Mon, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Mon, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Mon, Mar 18, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own video game from scratch. Create a storyboard to outline your game, then use real code to bring it to life.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 18, 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.

Mon, Mar 18, 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.

Canceled
Mon, Mar 18, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Learn a simple ribbed brim beanie hat. This hat features the Knit stitch, e-wrap stitch and Purl stitch. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 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.

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

Tue, Mar 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Continue your programming adventure with the fundamentals. Create a mobile web app while learning key concepts, including inputs and variables.

Canceled
Tue, Mar 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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)

Tue, Mar 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Learn exercises to familiarize yourself with your character’s environment. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Tue, Mar 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

Tue, Mar 19, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Peace and Justice Institute's discussion on the book, "Healing: Our Path from Mental Illness to Mental Health".

Tue, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Learn to use cricut Design Software to create a custom vinyl transfer. Add the Transfer to a tote bag, drawstring backpack or apron. Fabric and Notions provided.

Tue, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
LED Wall
If you are new to screenwriting or planning to write a script, this event is just for you! This class is taught by Melrose Center Video Instructors.

Tue, Mar 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Mar 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Tue, Mar 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Use DaVinci Resolve's Fusion page to enhance your video with titles, effects, masks and motion tracking.

Tue, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
This project is a 4-part series with classes on Tuesdays. A pattern is provided but students can use any granny square motif of their choosing. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 19, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fab Lab
Foamsmithing is the art of creating props and costumes using different types of foam. You will get hands-on experience using Pepakura, Silhouette Cameo, the Dremel tool among other tools of the trade.

Tue, Mar 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Tue, Mar 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Wiggle and stretch to stories, songs and rhymes focusing on motor development. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Mar 20, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film and video sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene.

Wed, Mar 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
Meet with other Pokémon TCG (Trading Card Game) enthusiasts at this meetup. Play* with your own deck or try out one from our library. Trade cards** with other players to build better a deck.

Wed, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn to use cricut Design Software to create a custom vinyl transfer. Add the Transfer to a tote bag, drawstring backpack or apron. Fabric and Notions provided.

Wed, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Make simple text appear sensational! Learn to use filters, adjustment layers and brush tools to create text the appears to be on fire or a cloud of smoke.

Wed, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires.

Wed, Mar 20, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Blue Room
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Wed, Mar 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Go beyond the basics with your sewing machine! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish, then use your machine to attach buttons for the perfect project accent.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
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.

Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Turn your ideas into reality with Ableton Live. Live is made for music creation and performance with fast, fluid and flexible options.

Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Mar 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room
Settle down and get cozy while we explore what the library offers for cozy mystery readers.

Wed, Mar 20, 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Mar 21, 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, Mar 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Red Room
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Step into the exciting world of D&D with the Adventure Begins board game. Choose your character and work together to face obstacles and defeat monsters.

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

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 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, Mar 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage.

Thu, Mar 21, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Albertson Room
Join Mandy J. Kimmer, Public Information Officer for Orange County Parks & Recreation as she discusses the endless opportunities for seniors, caregivers, and families visiting Orange County Parks.

Thu, Mar 21, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Learn essential techniques to transform your recorded tracks into polished tracks ready for mixing. Dive into Pro Tools discover how to clean up your sessions and consolidate tracks.

Thu, Mar 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO Race Car with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Thu, Mar 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
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, Mar 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions.

Thu, Mar 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Papa Bear
Fold paper flowers and unravel the fun of this ancient craft! Go on a fun and educational journey into the world of paper folding. Recommend for ages 8-12.

Thu, Mar 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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.

Thu, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Use the Function Library to find the best fit for your project. Insert financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

Thu, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Thu, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
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, Mar 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Fri, Mar 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Orion Laser Cutter at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Orion Laser Cutter.

Fri, Mar 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Fri, Mar 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Fri, Mar 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.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 22, 11:45am - 12:45pm
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.

Fri, Mar 22, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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)

Fri, Mar 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Purple Room
Design your own role-playing video games. Use Tynker to create a classic top-down role-playing game complete with enemies to fight and treasure to find.

Fri, Mar 22, 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

Fri, Mar 22, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Mar 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Create basic shapes and objects with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using common 3D design tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 22, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room
This series focuses on books that have been made into movies. For the month of March, this series is part of our Eclipse Celebrations. You will receive Solar Viewing Glasses at this event.

Fri, Mar 22, 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.

Fri, Mar 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Up your 3D design skills with Moments of Inspiration, a 3D design software. Develop 3D objects using loft, revolve and array tools. Learn the skills you need to start developing your own prototypes.

Fri, Mar 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fri, Mar 22, 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.

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Level up your knitting. Learn how to combine knit and purl stitches to create smooth fabric. Techniques include the purl stitch, counting stitches and rows, using stitch markers, and fabric sides.

Sat, Mar 23, 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, Mar 23, 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

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Join us and learn how to add color and textures to your 3D model.

Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
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)

Sat, Mar 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
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 0-18 months.

Sat, Mar 23, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Sat, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Explore the basics of animation while creating your own stop motion movie! Use the Stop Motion Studio app to bring objects to life, add titles, credits, sound, and more.

Canceled
Sat, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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)

Sat, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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

Sat, Mar 23, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create seams and unwrap UV maps to arrange textures on a 3D model of an animated character.

Sat, Mar 23, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
If you have a knitting, embroidery, crochet, or paper arts project in progress, we’d love to see it! Meetup with other local fiber artists to share ideas and socialize. All skill levels are welcome.

Sat, Mar 23, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags.

Sat, Mar 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Want to add some excitement to your movie! Learn how to make green screen videos at the Melrose Center. This class will show students how to light and shoot a green screen movie.

Sun, Mar 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Create and mod retro games! Design your own characters and code their behavior using Microsoft's MakeCode Arcade, a free online 2D game development environment.

Sun, Mar 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Create an easy and unique t-shirt with raglan sleeves. Learn a simple pattern that can be customized. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Mar 24, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Sun, Mar 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Central
Meet & greet local authors at our Local Authors Festival. Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing.

Sun, Mar 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Albertson Room
The Improv Comedy Basics class introduces students to the foundational skills needed to create scenes from nothing more than a suggestion from the audience.

Sun, Mar 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Game Development 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.

Sun, Mar 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Renowned Orlando Hip Hop artist E-Turn leads this workshop! Learn about Hip Hop history, get experience writing lyrics, and enjoy a chance to perform over a pre-selected beat.

Sun, Mar 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learning Cube
Create trendy accessories with upcycled fabric and your fingers.

Sun, Mar 24, 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

Sun, Mar 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Sun, Mar 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Game Development 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.

Mon, Mar 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Using rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more, we will be interacting together to help develop important pre-literacy skills in our littlest ones! Recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Mar 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Mon, Mar 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Mon, Mar 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.

Mon, Mar 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Learn to build the character you are playing using your lived experience. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Mon, Mar 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
LED Wall
Esta orientación es la clave para poder tener acceso a los espacios creativos y colaborativos en el Centro Melrose. ||This orientation is your key to accessing the Melrose Center.

Mon, Mar 25, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Operate professional Kino Flo and Sola 4 lighting equipment and Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera settings to evoke mood and feeling.

Mon, Mar 25, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Mon, Mar 25, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Purple Room
Join the Ready, Set, Code! club to design your own video game from scratch. Create a storyboard to outline your game, then use real code to bring it to life.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and accurate audio levels. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices.

Mon, Mar 25, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Silhouette Cameo 4 at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Cameo 4.

Mon, Mar 25, 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, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Perfect for shopping, the beach, pool days and craft projects. This tote comes with an added bonus—it’s reversible and easily foldable for storing! Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn a simple ribbed brim beanie hat. This hat features the Knit stitch, e-wrap stitch and Purl stitch. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 26, 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, Mar 26, 10:30am - 4:30pm
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

Tue, Mar 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Begin your journey into the world of coding. Learn to use the Visual Studio Code editor to write coding languages like HTML, CSS, JavaScript or even Python.

Tue, Mar 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
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, Mar 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Tue, Mar 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the basics of color grading using DaVinci Resolve and RAW video.

Tue, Mar 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn how to set up and modify a VR headset's features, navigate its operating system, and maintain a safe environment when using a VR Learning Station.

Tue, Mar 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
This project is a 4-part series with classes on Tuesdays. A pattern is provided but students can use any granny square motif of their choosing. Students are required to bring materials.

Tue, Mar 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Learn essential techniques to transform your recorded tracks into polished tracks ready for mixing. Dive into Pro Tools discover how to clean up your sessions and consolidate tracks.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Game Development 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, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Wed, Mar 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Join us to make this easy superhero cape for a quick and easy costume sizes kids-adults. Students are required to bring materials. See the description for details.

Wed, Mar 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Explore HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Python using Visual Studio Code. Learn the foundational, universal programming terminology to help you succeed in creating apps, games, and other solutions.

Wed, Mar 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your design to reality with the Glowforge 3D Laser Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn machine layout and operations, proper settings and safety precautions, and how to gain access to our Glowforge.

Wed, Mar 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Wed, Mar 27, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Wed, Mar 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Game Development Lab / Simulators - Combined
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Mar 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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)

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

Wed, Mar 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Blue Room
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

Wed, Mar 27, 2:30pm - 6:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Stage
Learn the basics of a wireless microphone system to help you on your next production. Using Shure and GTD Wireless systems, we'll cover its components, setup and some common issues.

Wed, Mar 27, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fiber Arts 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.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 27, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Stage
In this class you will learn common terminology for video projection as well as optimal set up techniques for them. We will also cover modes of Geometric Correction commonly found on projectors.

Wed, Mar 27, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Learn basic theater terminology, types of theaters and the roles each person plays in productions in this introductory theater class. This class is taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Thu, Mar 28, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Thu, Mar 28, 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, Mar 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Photo Studio
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help!

Thu, Mar 28, 10:30am - 4:30pm
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

Thu, Mar 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Thu, Mar 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece.

Thu, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Thu, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Premiere Pro! Color Correction is a must-learn skill for everyone involved with filmmaking and video production.

Thu, Mar 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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)

Thu, Mar 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Thu, Mar 28, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Mar 28, 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.

Fri, Mar 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Fri, Mar 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fab Lab
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Fri, Mar 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Recycling Truck with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Fri, Mar 29, 11:00am - 5:00pm
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, Mar 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Fri, Mar 29, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Fri, Mar 29, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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

Fri, Mar 29, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Fiber Arts Studio
Come and sew at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own materials. Machine sewing skills are required.

Fri, Mar 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
Log practice time with DAW software in the Audio Learning Lab, with Melrose Audio Instructors on hand to answer your questions.

Fri, Mar 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Video Production Studio
This hands-on class will introduce you to the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 digital film camera. Learn camera setup, exposure settings and basic operation.

Fri, Mar 29, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fab Lab
Foamsmithing is the art of creating props and costumes using different types of foam. You will get hands-on experience using Pepakura, Silhouette Cameo, the Dremel tool among other tools of the trade.

Fri, Mar 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Expand your knowledge of creative film and video camera operation techniques. Explore pulling focus, depth of field and shot composition using the rule of thirds.

Sat, Mar 30, All day
Would You Like a Bookmark Made of Recycled Book Jackets? Then Please come to the Children's Library and Take One! Limited Supply.

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Non-Profit looking for funding? Get the 101 on using this comprehensive directory to win grants and make a difference.

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fiber Arts 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

Sat, Mar 30, 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.

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Mar 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
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.

Sat, Mar 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the basics of preparing a character for animations by rigging a robotic and organic arm. During the exercise students create a control rig with a forward and inverse kinematic switcher.

Sat, Mar 30, 11:00am - 2:00pm
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

Sat, Mar 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Video Production Studio
General Orientation and Video Studio Orientation are prerequisites. Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Mar 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Papa Bear
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 0-18 months.

Sat, Mar 30, 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

Sat, Mar 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Melrose Stage
Engage with the professional fine arts community of Central Florida in a two-hour networking event cultivating inclusivity and equity for women artists. Register

Sat, Mar 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Create the world for your Roblox games. Learn to use pre-designed and custom elements to build your world from scratch with Roblox Studio.

Sat, Mar 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Sat, Mar 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Prepare a character for animations using Blender's Rigify addon. Learn to align Rigify's Human Meta Rig to your character model and use it as a reference to create the Character's Control Rig.

Sat, Mar 30, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fiber Arts Studio
If you have a knitting, embroidery, crochet, or paper arts project in progress, we’d love to see it! Meetup with other local fiber artists to share ideas and socialize. All skill levels are welcome.

Sat, Mar 30, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Want to display data properly on your web page? Learn how to build a responsive table to showcase your data.

Sat, Mar 30, 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.

Sat, Mar 30, 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

Sat, Mar 30, 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.

Canceled
Sun, Mar 31, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create Blockly programs with lights, sounds and action. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.