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Open Language Lab

2018-06-22 15:00:00 2018-06-22 16:30:00 America/New_York Open Language Lab Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl Hiawassee Branch

Friday, June 22
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-06-22 15:00:00 2018-06-22 16:30:00 America/New_York Open Language Lab Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee - Training Lab

Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee Branch

Phone: 407-835/7323

Hours
Mon, Feb 11 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 12 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 13 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 14 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 15 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 16 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 17 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 37 Pine Hills / Florida Mall

The Hiawassee Branch began as a bookmobile station in 1962 and was first known as the Pine Hills Library. In later moves the branch became the West Colonial branch and in March 2000, Hiawassee. In early 2010, the Hiawassee Branch moved to a new home near the corner of Hiawassee Road and West Colonial Drive in the Highland Lakes shopping plaza.

Upcoming events

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Become familiar with popular job search websites and common questions asked on job applications. Learn how to use various Internet resources to search and apply for jobs.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 16, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Whether kinky or curly, you can fully embrace your hair in its natural state. Join Naturalista Kayla Davis to learn tips on maintaining curls and moisture with a healthy all natural hair care routine.
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Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 18, 10:15am - 11:45am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take your photo editing skills online. Use Photoshop Express Editor to easily crop photos, correct red-eye, adjust colors and lighting, as well as add frames and decoration.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Apran kòman pou plase men ou sou klavye-a avèk kòman pou ogmante vitès daktilograf ou. Nan klas sa ou ap itilize yon program ki rele TypingMaster sou entènèt.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for coffee as we discuss Love and Ruin by Paula McLain. Newcomers are always welcome.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 18, All day
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 10:15am - 11:15am
Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou entènèt . #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou entènèt. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Whether kinky or curly, you can fully embrace your hair in its natural state. Join Naturalista Kayla Davis to learn tips on maintaining curls and moisture with a healthy all natural hair care routine.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 20, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks Pro and how it can be used to organize your business or personal finances. Explore the environment and master the basic concepts of balance sheet.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 21, 10:15am - 11:15am
Apran konsèp ak tèminoloji. Vini alèz avèk environman Microsoft Word epi itilize bazik fonksyon nan Microsoft Word pou ka Kreye yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 21, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 21, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Have fun comparing and grouping with basic math concepts like short, tall, big and small. Recommended for toddlers.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Would you like to know how to load your gadget with free media? Let us help! Learn how to search, check out and download eBooks and audiobooks using the library?s digital collection.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn basic tips on how to maintain your computer system using various system tools and how to secure your system from viruses and spyware.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Feb 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Practice your English speaking skills and chat with us.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 23, 10:15am - 11:15am
Applying blending modes to image layers to quickly fix problems with exposure, shadows and highlights. Learn to use blending modes to generate artistic and creative effects on photos.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Take an average photo and make it pop. Learn basic color correction techniques and make global and location adjustments to images in Adobe Camera Raw.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Feb 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Share the beauty of African life and culture through a unique folkloric performance filled with drumming, dance and storytelling. Recommended for preschool, lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 23, All day
Learn about safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Feb 23, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to create an easy to use website where you can publish your thoughts, comments or pictures so you can share with family and friends.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 25, 10:15am - 11:45am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join the community of online video viewers and makers! Learn how to search for videos via YouTube's trending feature, video metadata, and more.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Feb 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Create abstract art using vivid colors inspired by the work of Disney artist, Mary Blair. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann tablo konsèp ak tèminoloji. Aprann kijan pou kreye yon tablo debaz ak kijan pou aplike yon fòmil debaz. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Aprann karakteristik otomatik, zouti pou fòmataj avanse,avèk kijan pou aplike fonksyon the baz lèw ap fè kalkilasyon. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Celebrate Black History Month by honoring artist Alma Thomas and creating your own colorful abstract work of art. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Feb 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 10:15am - 11:15am
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Make universal style changes to all slides in your presentation. Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 28, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann kijan pou sèvi avèk opsyon Atizay yo ak kijan pou aplike estil pou ka amelyore aparans yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 28, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 28, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
We want to hear you STOMP and ROAR! Bring out your inner dinosaur as we go back to dino time with songs, stories, activities and more! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Have you ever wanted to become a mermaid? Join us for crafts and activities all about these underwater wonders. Recommended for tweens and teens.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
If gaming is your thing, come get your game on at the library! Join us for action-packed fun with the hottest video games!

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Play with the color of your food and turn it into something new. This savory recipe will be the highlight of your party! Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us as you learn the basics of watercolor painting through the use of watercolor pencils and paint.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Introduction to basic Haitian Creole the most widely spoken creole language in the world!

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Mar 09, 10:15am - 4:45pm
Operation HOPE Inc. presents a first-time home buyer class where participants will learn about the home buying process from start to finish. Registration Required. Click for registration information. Register

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Coloring is a great way to relax and unwind while channeling your inner child. All supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your favorite colored pencils or markers. Ages 18 and up. 

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Annie Artis from the Department of Veteran Affairs provides information about veteran benefits and how to qualify for healthcare, vocational rehabilitation and more.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Take a trip to wonderland and celebrate your “unbirthday” with whimsical crafts and fun activities. Recommended for lower elementary.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Create abstract art using vivid colors inspired by the work of Disney artist, Mary Blair. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 15, 11:00am - 11:45am
Eggs come in all shapes, sizes and colors. From the super small to the brightly spotted, find out what lives and grows inside of eggs. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for coffee as we discuss The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain. Newcomers are always welcome.