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Sewing - Cricut Design Space and Maker

2023-05-26 10:00:00 2023-05-26 12:00:00 America/New_York Sewing - Cricut Design Space and Maker Learn to use Cricut Design Space Software to create a custom vinyl transfer, sticker and more. Create a unique look and style while learning to use the software, Cricut Maker and Heat Press. Orlando Public Library - Sewing Studio

Friday, May 26
10:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-05-26 10:00:00 2023-05-26 12:00:00 America/New_York Sewing - Cricut Design Space and Maker Learn to use Cricut Design Space Software to create a custom vinyl transfer, sticker and more. Create a unique look and style while learning to use the software, Cricut Maker and Heat Press. Orlando Public Library - Sewing Studio

Orlando Public Library

Sewing Studio

Learn to use Cricut Design Space Software to create a custom vinyl transfer, sticker and more. Create a unique look and style while learning to use the software, Cricut Maker and Heat Press.

In this class you will learn how to download, install, create a login and use the Cricut Design Space software. You will use the Cricut Maker, loading, cutting and weeding the projects as well as how to use the heat press for vinyl transfers.

  • Class Duration: 2 hours
  • Age Requirements: 13-Adult with completed Sewing Lab Waiver, 11-12 with supervising adult and completed Sewing Lab Waiver
  • Recommended Prerequisite: None
  • Required Skills: None
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

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

TAGS: | tech-fiberarts | tec101 | sewing | fiberarts |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Jun 05 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jun 06 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jun 07 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jun 08 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jun 09 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 10 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 11 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

Mon, Jun 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a simple and easy tote bag perfect for travel, the beach or running errands. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Learn to use professional and always free design software to create 3D models. Learn the basics while building a droid model. You can later 3D print your design or bring it to life with animation.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Design your own holo or standard Pokémon cards using everyday materials. We will demonstrate the crafting and graphic design steps required to create your own personalized cards!
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Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes.
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Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)
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Mon, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:15am
Learning Cube
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.
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Mon, Jun 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Join us on this exciting journey into one of the oldest photographic printing processes. Learn a brief history of photography, basics of composition, and create your own 5x7" Cyanotype to bring home!
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Mon, Jun 05, 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.
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Mon, Jun 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.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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

Mon, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a simple and easy tote bag perfect for travel, the beach or running errands. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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.
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Mon, Jun 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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.
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Mon, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a 1940's inspired vintage box purse. Carry your everyday essentials with a great retro-stylish purse. Learn to add shaping interfacing and magnetic snaps. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple 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.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a simple and easy tote bag perfect for travel, the beach or running errands. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Central
Watch Blaise Ryndes, master bubble performer, blow gigantic bubbles and create “liquid fireworks.” Listen to fun music as you are amazed by this bubble and light show. Recommended for ages 0-12.

Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Design your own holo or standard Pokémon cards using everyday materials. We will demonstrate the crafting and graphic design steps required to create your own personalized cards!

Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Fab Lab
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Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Canceled
Tue, Jun 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jun 06, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Blue Room
Bring your resume to the top of the pile. Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and library resources.

Tue, Jun 06, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Tue, Jun 06, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a simple and easy tote bag perfect for travel, the beach or running errands. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 06, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 06, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
2.5 inch squares are a great way to have an entire fabric line in one small project. This patchwork cover is also a terrific project for favorite fabric scraps. Students are required to bring fabric.

Tue, Jun 06, 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

Tue, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple 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.

Canceled
Tue, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Prior to booking Melrose Center Video Studio, users are required to successfully complete a hands-on task oriented assessment.

Tue, Jun 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Wed, Jun 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing 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, Jun 07, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
So, you have created a droid in Blender, now it is time to bring it to life and learn the steps you must take to animate it.

Wed, Jun 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Fab Lab
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop is a powerful CAD software solution for cutting on a CNC Router or Laser Cutter. This class is taught by Melrose Center Instructors.

Wed, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Purple Room
Learn how to apply best practices and techniques to successfully convert a Microsoft Word manuscript into an eBook.

Wed, Jun 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
This series explores film through each of the decades our Library has been open! Celebrate the history of film every single month here at the Downtown Library.

Wed, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
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Wed, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jun 07, 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.

Wed, Jun 07, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 07, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing quilts today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of quilting while creating a two-color quilt. Students will make half triangle blocks, sew the quilt top, back and bind their quilts.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Papa Bear
Learn how cacti symbolize friendship in different cultures and make a decorative cactus of your own. Recommended for ages 9-12.

Wed, Jun 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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.

Wed, Jun 07, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing today! In this bootcamp enhance your sewing skills while creating purses and clutches featured in the books Bags by Anna Alicia and School of Sewing by Shea Henderson.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 07, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Fab Lab
Transform your cosplay with a personalized kitsune mask using foamsmithing skills.

Wed, Jun 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Learn to use Cricut Design Space Software to create a custom vinyl transfer, sticker and more. Create a unique look and style while learning to use the software, Cricut Maker and Heat Press.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
So, you have created a droid in Blender, now it is time to bring it to life and learn the steps you must take to animate it.

Thu, Jun 08, 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, Jun 08, 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, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?

Thu, Jun 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Robotic Bee with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Thu, Jun 08, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Learning Cube
Let's-a go! Create custom Super Mario levels and worlds with enemies, obstacles, and rewards. Challenge classmates to play your game and try to beat their levels.

Thu, Jun 08, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Purple Room
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Thu, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the art of photography as we experiment with the camera's basic settings such as the shutter speed, aperture and more on a simulated DSLR camera.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a Stylish cross body bag. Learn to add a zippered front and elegant darts to shape the bag. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

Thu, Jun 08, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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.

Thu, Jun 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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, Jun 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Melrose Classroom
So, you have created a droid in Blender, now it is time to bring it to life and learn the steps you must take to animate it.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Learning Cube
Let's play with coding! Explore sequencing and debugging while helping Squirt find the lost books in the library.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Guide sixteen little blue creatures to safety through a series of logic-based puzzles. Help the Zoombinis across treacherous cliffs, past hungry pizza trolls, and up an unclimbable wall.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Discover the television magic behind black & white sitcoms props. Our three day workshop will walk you through designing and making your very own prop. Our instructors promise it will be a *snap!*
This event is full

Fri, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
Let's-a go! Create custom Super Mario levels and worlds with enemies, obstacles, and rewards. Challenge classmates to play your game and try to beat their levels.

Fri, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue 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, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Purple 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, Jun 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get started creating your own wardrobe. Learn to make an A-Line Skirt, Tailored Skirt and Flared Skirt. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Explore the world of 3D Design. Build models in 3D using Tinkercad's tools and design your own pendant or bookmark. Learn the process of exporting models to a slicer software for 3D printing.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create a path for Dash to move along. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Sat, Jun 10, 11:30am - 11:45am
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, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
Join professional belly dancer, Helen Blondel, as she teaches the fundamentals of belly dance using a step-by-step approach. Learn about its history, social significance, and fun creative art form!

Sat, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Melrose Stage
The Melrose Pop Festival will feature seven musical acts performing on the Melrose Stage. Attendees must already be in the Melrose Center at 6:00pm to see the final act at 6:10pm.

Sat, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Sat, Jun 10, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Celebrate Pride or your love of costume makeup! Makeup Artist Danielle Ziss teaches teens how to apply rainbow makeup in a quick and easy way, creating happy looks that are full of color. Ages 11-18.

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing bags today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of sewing with a machine while creating bags and totes featured in the book Bags by Anna Alicia.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sun, Jun 11, 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Purple Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Sun, Jun 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.
This event is full

Canceled
Sun, Jun 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Speed into STEM with indi! Help indi cars drive through mazes you design. Learn the basics of coding and computational thinking with indi.

Mon, Jun 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew your own lounge shorts. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Mon, Jun 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jun 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
This class is designed for teenagers who want to explore the world of stand-up comedy. We will cover joke writing and structure, stage presence, and developing your own unique comedic style.

Mon, Jun 12, 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, Jun 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.

Mon, Jun 12, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Guide sixteen little blue creatures to safety through a series of logic-based puzzles. Help the Zoombinis across treacherous cliffs, past hungry pizza trolls, and up an unclimbable wall.

Mon, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Mon, Jun 12, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a 1940's inspired vintage box purse. Carry your everyday essentials with a great retro-stylish purse. Learn to add shaping interfacing and magnetic snaps. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Tue, Jun 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew your own lounge shorts. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
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.

Tue, Jun 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 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, Jun 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space,Melrose Stage
This class is designed for teenagers who want to explore the world of stand-up comedy. We will cover joke writing and structure, stage presence, and developing your own unique comedic style.

Tue, Jun 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Red Room
Enter the world of robotics with fun! Learn to design and build complex robots with magnetic blocks. No coding required!

Tue, Jun 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
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.

Tue, Jun 13, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.

Tue, Jun 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Build and program LEGO Race Car with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Tue, Jun 13, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Learning Cube
Animate your world with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to move characters around the world. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Tue, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Conference Room,Video Production Studio
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Get noticed! Elevate your job application with best practices in crafting a resume and cover letter.

Tue, Jun 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
2.5 inch squares are a great way to have an entire fabric line in one small project. This patchwork cover is also a terrific project for favorite fabric scraps. Students are required to bring fabric.

Tue, Jun 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Jun 13, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Wed, Jun 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew your own lounge shorts. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Papa Bear
Are you as kind as a capybara? Learn about the power of friendship from one of the animal kingdom’s friendliest teachers. Recommended for children ages 3-5.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Build and customize a beautiful box to house your trinkets, tokens and treasures! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 14, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing quilts today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of quilting while creating a two-color quilt. Students will make half triangle blocks, sew the quilt top, back and bind their quilts.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Join us on this exciting journey into one of the oldest photographic printing processes. Learn a brief history of photography, basics of composition, and create your own 5x7" Cyanotype to bring home!

Wed, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love LEGO and video games? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks.

Wed, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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

Wed, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Red Room
Let's play with coding! Explore sequencing and debugging while helping Squirt find the lost books in the library.

Wed, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Build and program LEGO Recycling Truck with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Wed, Jun 14, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing today! In this bootcamp enhance your sewing skills while creating purses and clutches featured in the books Bags by Anna Alicia and School of Sewing by Shea Henderson.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 14, 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.

Wed, Jun 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Wed, Jun 14, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Students learn to use physicality to create strong, believable characters. These classes are taught by Melrose Performing Arts instructors.

Thu, Jun 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew your own lounge shorts. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 15, 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, Jun 15, 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

Thu, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

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

Thu, Jun 15, 11:15am - 11:45am
Video Learning Lab
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, Jun 15, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 15, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Albertson Room
Join Steven C. Bulinski, Program Supervisor with Orange County Government Consumer Protection Office as he shares information on ways to protect consumers.

Thu, Jun 15, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love LEGO and video games? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks.

Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Writing a script? Strong characters are the foundation of a good story. Join us in building characters using methods brought out in class! Presented by Melrose Video and Performing Arts instructors.

Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a Stylish cross body bag. Learn to add a zippered front and elegant darts to shape the bag. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

Thu, Jun 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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!

Thu, Jun 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Create a website with WordPress. Customize the appearance and layout of your site to get the look you want by using a wide selection of free design options.

Thu, Jun 15, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Fri, Jun 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew your own lounge shorts. Fabric and Notions provided.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 16, 10:30am - 11:15am
Learning Cube
Speed into STEM with indi! Help indi cars drive through mazes you design. Learn the basics of coding and computational thinking with indi.

Fri, Jun 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Discover the television magic behind black & white sitcoms props. Our three day workshop will walk you through designing and making your very own prop. Our instructors promise it will be a *snap!*
This event is full

Fri, Jun 16, 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, Jun 16, 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

Canceled
Fri, Jun 16, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jun 16, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets, and deliver packages with the grabber.

Fri, Jun 16, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love LEGO and video games? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks.

Fri, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Fri, Jun 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags.

Fri, Jun 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers.

Sat, Jun 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get started creating your own wardrobe. Learn to make an A-Line Skirt, Tailored Skirt and Flared Skirt. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Learn how to design holiday decorations with Inkscape. A free and open-source alternative to Illustrator.

Sat, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to set up a VR development environment, how to test and debug a VR app during development, and how to publish an app through a popular app store.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Explore the world of 3D Design. Build models in 3D using Tinkercad's tools and design your own pendant or bookmark. Learn the process of exporting models to a slicer software for 3D printing.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sat, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Sat, Jun 17, 11:30am - 11:45am
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, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the art of photography as we experiment with the camera's basic settings such as the shutter speed, aperture and more on a simulated DSLR camera.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning Cube
Speed into STEM with indi! Help indi cars drive through mazes you design. Learn the basics of coding and computational thinking with indi.

Sat, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.

Sat, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Sat, Jun 17, 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.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Level up your crocheting. Learn how to create more open fabric with new stitches. Techniques include chaining up rows, as well as double and half double crochet stitches.

Sat, Jun 17, 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, Jun 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Learn how to take your written goals from paper to a decorated vision board that actually works! Manifest positivity in your life at school and at home. Ages 11-18.

Sat, Jun 17, 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

Canceled
Sun, Jun 18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Start sewing bags today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of sewing with a machine while creating bags and totes featured in the book Bags by Anna Alicia.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Library Central
SeanTMusic Global uses innovative percussive languages to promote physical and mental wellness. Fun drumming for the entire family to enjoy all together. Recommended for ages 0-12.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 20, 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.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Tue, Jun 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.

Tue, Jun 20, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 20, 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.

Tue, Jun 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Tue, Jun 20, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Tue, Jun 20, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Sewing Studio
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.

Tue, Jun 20, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Purple Room
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Tue, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Get started playing Dungeons and Dragons with DnD Adventure Club. Choose a character to go on adventures with fearsome dragons, ingenious puzzles, and plenty of lost treasure.

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

Tue, Jun 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
2.5 inch squares are a great way to have an entire fabric line in one small project. This patchwork cover is also a terrific project for favorite fabric scraps. Students are required to bring fabric.

Tue, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Production Studio
Did you know you could use a DSLR camera to record videos? Learn how to master your DSLR camera to shoot high-quality videos to play on your television or mobile device.

Tue, Jun 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Tue, Jun 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room
DIY your own postcard to connect with a pal.

Wed, Jun 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Learn to use Cricut Design Space Software to create a custom vinyl transfer, sticker and more. Create a unique look and style while learning to use the software, Cricut Maker and Heat Press.

Wed, Jun 21, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
This series explores film through each of the decades our Library has been open! Celebrate the history of film every single month here at the Downtown Library.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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, Jun 21, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Blue Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Wed, Jun 21, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing quilts today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of quilting while creating a two-color quilt. Students will make half triangle blocks, sew the quilt top, back and bind their quilts.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn Unity in a fun and creative way while modding Unity's FPS microgame template and make it your own.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Papa Bear
Discover the world of animal mutualism and how different species help one another. Craft a creature and play an animal game to locate your sidekick in the wild. Recommended for ages 6-8.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Get started playing Dungeons and Dragons with DnD Adventure Club. Choose a character to go on adventures with fearsome dragons, ingenious puzzles, and plenty of lost treasure.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Wed, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Wed, Jun 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Wed, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Blue Room
Design a personalized sign for your room! Learn how to properly use the mouse to move pictures to drag and drop and use the keyboard to type in Microsoft Word.

Wed, Jun 21, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing today! In this bootcamp enhance your sewing skills while creating purses and clutches featured in the books Bags by Anna Alicia and School of Sewing by Shea Henderson.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Wed, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 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.

Wed, Jun 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jun 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room
The Food 101 series introduces you to a new topic every month, examining the historical and social significance of what we eat. In June, learn all about Persian food.

Thu, Jun 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 22, 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, Jun 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.

Thu, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Join us on this exciting journey into one of the oldest photographic printing processes. Learn a brief history of photography, basics of composition, and create your own 5x7" Cyanotype to bring home!

Thu, Jun 22, 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.

Thu, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learning Cube
Run and jump into coding with SpriteBox! Play a unique platforming game that combines exploration and coding puzzles. Learn sequencing, parameters, debugging and looping using visual programming.

Thu, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn the art of photography as we experiment with the camera's basic settings such as the shutter speed, aperture and more on a simulated DSLR camera.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn Unity in a fun and creative way while modding Unity's FPS microgame template and make it your own.

Thu, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learning Cube
Get started playing Dungeons and Dragons with DnD Adventure Club. Choose a character to go on adventures with fearsome dragons, ingenious puzzles, and plenty of lost treasure.

Thu, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a Stylish cross body bag. Learn to add a zippered front and elegant darts to shape the bag. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

Thu, Jun 22, 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.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 22, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Thu, Jun 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Thu, Jun 22, 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

Thu, Jun 22, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Melrose Classroom,LED Wall
Join us as we discuss and demonstrate our professional film scanner to produce quality images with its high optical resolution, supporting multiple film formats.

Thu, Jun 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Get more precise control over your presentation. Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools.

Thu, Jun 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Albertson Room
Create a one-of-a-kind flower UV resin pendant. Ages 18 and up. Registration required.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Blue Room
Make friends around the globe by learning a new language. Use the immersive online program Little Pim to learn a new language today.

Fri, Jun 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jun 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Robotic Puller with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Fri, Jun 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Discover the television magic behind black & white sitcoms props. Our three day workshop will walk you through designing and making your very own prop. Our instructors promise it will be a *snap!*
This event is full

Fri, Jun 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.

Fri, Jun 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Canceled
Fri, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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.

Fri, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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.

Fri, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn Unity in a fun and creative way while modding Unity's FPS microgame template and make it your own.

Fri, Jun 23, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Fri, Jun 23, 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, Jun 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Want to display data properly on your web page? Learn how to build a responsive table to showcase your data.

Fri, Jun 23, 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.

Fri, Jun 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jun 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get started creating your own wardrobe. Learn to make an A-Line Skirt, Tailored Skirt and Flared Skirt. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Jun 24, 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, Jun 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sat, Jun 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Central
In honor of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month enjoy a live performance by steel pan musician Ravon Rhoden. Ravon is an energetic pannist with an extensive musical repertoire.

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space,Melrose Stage
Build confidence for the stage, relieve anxiety or just play in this 5 day improv series. On the closing day, we do a show! See how improv can better your life in this safe, supportive environment.

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Jun 24, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Purple Room
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Sat, Jun 24, 11:30am - 11:45am
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, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to implement VR core concepts like locomotion, hand presence, and player immersion into an interactive VR experience while creating a VR Escape the Room Game.

Sat, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
FlexSpace
You can be the very best pokemon trainer. Learn the rules of the game and winning strategies. Then test your skill in battles against your fellow trainers.

Sat, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Add to your project possibilities by crocheting in the round! Create amigurumi, hats, bowls and more. Learn how to create circles with increase stitches and use stitch markers to track your work.

Sat, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Tech Central
Local meetup of fellow hobbyists that collect mechanical keyboards, switches, and artisan keycaps.

Sat, Jun 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Learn about hip-hop, rhythm notation, how to chop samples, stacking drums, recording live instruments & how to build a track with Hip Hop music instructor Chris Burns. Ages 11-18.

Sat, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Sat, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult
This event is full

Sat, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
FlexSpace
Let's play Pokémon together! Drop in to pick up a game or trade cards with other Pokémon TCG players. Bring your own deck or play with one of ours!

Sat, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Sat, Jun 24, 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Sun, Jun 25, 1:15pm - 3:15pm
Fab Lab
Learn to use professional and always free design software to create 3D models. Learn the basics while building a robot model. You can later 3D print your design or bring it to life with animation.

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Enjoy a short chat on how to add a reading log to your planner before open planner project time. Bring your own supplies and connect and share ideas with other planners.

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing bags today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of sewing with a machine while creating bags and totes featured in the book Bags by Anna Alicia.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Audio Production Studio
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Sun, Jun 25, 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, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.

Sun, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Central
Learn the art of bringing a puppet to life to make them the focus of a game or story. You will disappear as cloth, plastic and foam come to life in front of the audience's eyes! Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Sun, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sun, Jun 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue 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.

Sun, Jun 25, 3:45pm - 5:45pm
Fab Lab
Learn to use professional and always free design software to create 3D models. Learn the basics while building a robot model. You can later 3D print your design or bring it to life with animation.

Sun, Jun 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Red Room
Learn to code with Dash the robot. Create a path for Dash to move along. Complete a code challenge by guiding Dash through an obstacle course to the finish line.

Sun, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audio Learning Lab
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)

Sun, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Learning Cube
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Mon, Jun 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
FlexSpace
Pilot real drones in Drone Zone. Compete in races and fly drones through obstacle course challenges, use the cannon to hit targets and the grabber to make deliveries.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fab Lab
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop is a powerful CAD software solution for cutting on a CNC Router or Laser Cutter. This class is taught by Melrose Center Instructors.

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 26, 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, Jun 26, 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)

Mon, Jun 26, 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, Jun 26, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Mon, Jun 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
Red Room
Take an adventure inside a computer! Build your own paper laptop from the inside out while learning what makes a computer work.

Mon, Jun 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blue Room
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Mon, Jun 26, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
This easy-sew sunglasses case is a perfect accessory. It will keep your shades safe while showing off your personal style. Students are required to bring their own materials.

Canceled
Mon, Jun 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Use Blockbench to create custom Minecraft models. Models include everything from blocks to items, armor to mobs, skins and more. Learn to use cuboids and texturing tools to get just the right look.

Mon, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Robotic Bee with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

Mon, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Purple Room
Create real LEGO video games. Use Unity's LEGO Microgame builder to make characters, design landscapes, and add obstacles to your own game.

Mon, Jun 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Fab Lab
Inkscape is an open source vector graphics editor for GNU/Linux, Windows and macOS. Make your Inkscape creation by gaining access to our 3D printers, Silhouette Cameo, or laser cutter machines.

Mon, Jun 26, 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.

Mon, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a 1940's inspired vintage box purse. Carry your everyday essentials with a great retro-stylish purse. Learn to add shaping interfacing and magnetic snaps. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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
This event is full

Mon, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Mon, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Fab Lab
Build and customize a beautiful box to house your trinkets, tokens and treasures! This workshop taught by Melrose Fab Lab Instructors.

Mon, Jun 26, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Mon, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Video Production Studio
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.

Tue, Jun 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Central
Move and shake along with award-winning performer and YouTube sensation, Miss Patty! Stand up and dance to fun, engaging, and original education-based songs. Recommended for ages 0-5.

Canceled
Tue, Jun 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Use Blockbench to create custom Minecraft models. Models include everything from blocks to items, armor to mobs, skins and more. Learn to use cuboids and texturing tools to get just the right look.

Tue, Jun 27, 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, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Audio Production Studio
We've revamped the Melrose Audio Studio Control Room. Come in for an informative session on what's new in equipment and recording possibilities.

Tue, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Tue, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Join Alex and Steve on a Minecraft Adventure! Solve code challenges to explore, gather resources, and defeat mobs. Create algorithms, use loops, and debug your code.

Tue, Jun 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Dive into the world of developing interactive webpages. Learn the fundamental of PHP, a widely-used programming language for designing web apps.

Tue, Jun 27, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Create a classic pillowcase with a contrasting cuff. Professionally finish your project with French seams, while practicing straight stitches. Students are required to bring fabric.

Tue, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio
Join us on this exciting journey into one of the oldest photographic printing processes. Learn a brief history of photography, basics of composition, and create your own 5x7" Cyanotype to bring home!
This event is full

Tue, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Video Production Studio
Shoot and cut video like a pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.

Tue, Jun 27, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Tue, Jun 27, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Explore the world of 3D Design. Build models in 3D using Tinkercad's tools and design your own pendant or bookmark. Learn the process of exporting models to a slicer software for 3D printing.

Tue, Jun 27, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Tue, Jun 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Tue, Jun 27, 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.

Tue, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
2.5 inch squares are a great way to have an entire fabric line in one small project. This patchwork cover is also a terrific project for favorite fabric scraps. Students are required to bring fabric.

Tue, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Photo Studio
Lenses are an essential part of photography. Explore the differences between prime and zoom lenses and understand how focal length affects field of view and composition.

Tue, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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, Jun 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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, Jun 27, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Photo Studio
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jun 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Melrose Classroom
Learn the art of photography as we experiment with the camera's basic settings such as the shutter speed, aperture and more on a simulated DSLR camera.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Papa Bear
Get up and move! Listen to the story “How Do You Dance?” by Thyra Heder while learning popular dance moves done throughout the last 100 years. Recommended for families with children 3-12.

Wed, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Blue Room
Create and play fun games with Microsoft Excel. Learn about the basics of spreadsheets while playing a version of the classic game Battleship.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fab Lab
Bring your 3D Design to reality with a 3D Printer at the Fab Lab. Learn how to use the slicing software, proper settings on the printer and gain access to our 3D printers in the Fab Lab.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
LED Wall
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Purple Room
Take your webpages coding skills to the next level! Learn how to build dynamic data-driven content with PHP. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Jun 28, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing quilts today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of quilting while creating a two-color quilt. Students will make half triangle blocks, sew the quilt top, back and bind their quilts.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Wed, Jun 28, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Explore the world of 3D Design. Build models in 3D using Tinkercad's tools and design your own pendant or bookmark. Learn the process of exporting models to a slicer software for 3D printing.

Wed, Jun 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Wed, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Wed, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 28, 2:45pm - 3:15pm
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 28, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
FlexSpace
Discover what tasks drones do, play games as a make believe drone, and pilot a real drone.

Wed, Jun 28, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing today! In this bootcamp enhance your sewing skills while creating purses and clutches featured in the books Bags by Anna Alicia and School of Sewing by Shea Henderson.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 28, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Video Production Studio
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, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Blue Room
Create a program with Python, an easy to learn programming language. Assign variables, input data and develop calculations to make an interactive application.

Wed, Jun 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame.

Wed, Jun 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Wed, Jun 28, 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.

Thu, Jun 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 29, 10:30am - 2:00pm
Fab Lab
Explore, innovate and create in hands-on classes that empower you to take your idea from concept to design to reality.

Thu, Jun 29, 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, Jun 29, 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.

Thu, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Join Alex and Steve on a Voyage Aquatic! Use code to help Alex and Steve explore the high seas. Program algorithms, loops, and conditions to complete the code challenges.

Thu, Jun 29, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Melrose Conference Room,Video Production Studio
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you don't know where to begin with helping them get started?
This event is full

Thu, Jun 29, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Create Roblox games. In this introduction to game design and coding learn how to manipulate 3D parts to create obstacles and racers, then use code to bring your game to life.

Thu, Jun 29, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Explore the world of 3D Design. Build models in 3D using Tinkercad's tools and design your own pendant or bookmark. Learn the process of exporting models to a slicer software for 3D printing.

Thu, Jun 29, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Red Room
Become a chess master. Play real chess while learning the rules of the game and strategies to win against your opponent.

Thu, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Thu, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sewing Studio
Create a Stylish cross body bag. Learn to add a zippered front and elegant darts to shape the bag. Students are required to bring fabric and notions.

Thu, Jun 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.

Thu, Jun 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Thu, Jun 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Make universal style changes to all slides in your presentation. Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master.

Thu, Jun 29, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Audio Production Studio
We've revamped the Melrose Audio Studio Control Room. Come in for an informative session on what's new in equipment and recording possibilities.

Fri, Jun 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Take the fashion world by storm! We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
FlexSpace
Discover what tasks drones do, play games as a make believe drone, and pilot a real drone.

Fri, Jun 30, 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, Jun 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Fri, Jun 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Fri, Jun 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Red Room
Build and program LEGO Robotic Puller with a simple to use computer interface. Learn how technology plays an active role in our everyday life.

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

Fri, Jun 30, 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, Jun 30, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Learning Cube
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.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 30, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sewing Studio
Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Fri, Jun 30, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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, Jun 30, 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!

Fri, Jun 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn how to navigate the Unity Editor, manipulate game objects, and program custom behaviors while creating an obstacle course video game.

Fri, Jun 30, 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)

Fri, Jun 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops.

Fri, Jun 30, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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, Jun 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Purple Room
Do you want to interact with your users? Learn how to create an interactive form to collect data from your site visitors.

Fri, Jun 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects.

Sat, Jul 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing Studio
Get started creating your own wardrobe. Learn to make an A-Line Skirt, Tailored Skirt and Flared Skirt. Select the pattern size when registering. Students are required to bring fabric.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 01, 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, Jul 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Jul 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Blue Room
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Sat, Jul 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Red Room
Design your own pop up cards. Discover the world of paper engineering while you cut, fold and decorate cool cards.

Sat, Jul 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn to navigate Blender's workspace, manipulate 3D objects in a 3D environment, and review the 3D creation pipeline.

Sat, Jul 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Jul 01, 11:30am - 11:45am
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, Jul 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Red Room
Design your own pop up cards. Discover the world of paper engineering while you cut, fold and decorate cool cards.

Sat, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Learn to extrude, subdivide and edit a mesh to create a humanoid character.

Sat, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Crochet a classic granny square. Granny squares are the foundation of many blankets, bags and sweaters. Learn how to crochet in circles and then use increase stitches to make a square.

Sat, Jul 01, 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, Jul 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Albertson Room
Prepare to be inspired and create your own pressed floral art, set inside a floating glass frame with designer Pamela Johancsik of Bomb Blooms. Ages 11 - 18.

Sat, Jul 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Photo Studio
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Jul 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Blue Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Sat, Jul 01, 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.

Sat, Jul 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.

Sun, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing bags today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of sewing with a machine while creating bags and totes featured in the book Bags by Anna Alicia.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Sun, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Sun, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Melrose Rehearsal Space,Melrose Stage
This performance workshop for beginners takes you from concept to performance, all in one day! For teens aged 14+.

Sun, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class.

Sun, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue 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.

Sun, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Video Learning Lab
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, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

Sun, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Room
Give Steve and Alex fresh new looks. Design characters, items, blocks and mobs for Minecraft using Tynker.

Sun, Jul 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learning Cube
Speed into STEM with indi! Help indi cars drive through mazes you design. Learn the basics of coding and computational thinking with indi.

Mon, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Mon, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Learning Cube
Meet Sphero, the cute rolling robot. Use Sphero's LED matrix to display animations and pictures, then code your robot to roll along paths and through mazes.

Mon, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
Red Room
Animate your world with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to move characters around the world. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Mon, Jul 03, 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, Jul 03, 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.

Mon, Jul 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of camera lenses.

Mon, Jul 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos.

Mon, Jul 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Purple Room
Write real code. Use JavaScript or Python to complete challenges in CodeCombat. Explore mazes, loot treasure and defeat enemies in a fantasy adventure game using code.

Mon, Jul 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Blue Room
Custom design your own paper airplane with graphics and text using Microsoft Publisher.

Mon, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Blue Room
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Mon, Jul 03, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Purple Room
Create and build models using Tinkercad, a free 3D Design application. Explore the process for exporting a compatible model for 3D printing.

Wed, Jul 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sewing 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, Jul 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Photo Studio
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Albertson Room
This series explores film through each of the decades our Library has been open! Celebrate the history of film every single month here at the Downtown Library.

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Red Room
Ready to become an entrepreneur? The BizKids Club is an instructor-led program that introduces participants to the world of business and entrepreneurship.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learning Cube
Have a great time mingling with other Central Florida fiber artists while working on your craft. Be sure to bring your work in progress, yarn and tools. All levels are welcome.

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blue 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!

Wed, Jul 05, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Sewing Studio
Start sewing quilts today! In this bootcamp learn the basics of quilting while creating a two-color quilt. Students will make half triangle blocks, sew the quilt top, back and bind their quilts.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Melrose Classroom
Do you love LEGO and video games? Learn to use Unity by modding a microgame with virtual LEGO bricks.

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about the physics behind rollercoasters, then design and build your own! Recommended for ages 9-12.

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Video Production Studio
Learn advanced video switcher recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera.

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Blue Room
Use Adobe Photoshop to bring Library Mascots Squirt and Juicy to life! Learn how to work with Layers, Move and Transform Tools and much more!

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Purple Room
Build your LEGO Designs on the computer with this easy to use free software. Create custom designs by snapping virtual bricks together. Print instructions or share your builds with friends online.

Wed, Jul 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Video Production Studio
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM techniques and operate light remotely.

Wed, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Purple Room
Bring your resume to the top of the pile. Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and library resources.