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Create Comics (Ages 10-12)

2023-12-28 14:00:00 2023-12-28 15:00:00 America/New_York Create Comics (Ages 10-12) Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive! Hiawassee Branch - Hiawassee - Training Lab

Thursday, December 28
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-12-28 14:00:00 2023-12-28 15:00:00 America/New_York Create Comics (Ages 10-12) Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive! Hiawassee Branch - Hiawassee - Training Lab

Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee - Training Lab

Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

  • Class Duration: 1 hour 
  • Age Requirements: 10-12*
  • Recommended Prerequisite: None
  • Required Skills: Basic Computer
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

*For the safety and comfort of children, a responsible adult or caregiver must accompany children 10 years of age or younger while they are using the Library.

AGE GROUP: | Tweens | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | Basic Tech Skills |

TAGS: | whizkids | tec101 |

Hiawassee Branch

Phone: 407-835/7323

Hours
Mon, Nov 27 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Nov 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Nov 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Nov 30 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Dec 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 03 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

Thu, Nov 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Nov 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann kijan pou sèvi avèk opsyon Atizay yo ak kijan pou aplike estil pou ka amelyore aparans yon dokiman. #Creole
Registration is now closed

Thu, Nov 30, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Nov 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Dec 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate within the computer's interface. Practice using these two devices with hands-on exercises and online resources.

Fri, Dec 01, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas.

Fri, Dec 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow.

Sat, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Step into the exciting world of D&D. Choose your character and work together to face obstacles and defeat monsters.

Mon, Dec 04, 10:15am - 11:00am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
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.

Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Start crocheting today! Learn basic techniques while creating your first project, Holiday gifts. Techniques include creating a slip knot, chaining, and single crochet stitches.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
First come, first served. Until supplies last. Free non-perishable, shelf-stable food boxes for kids and families.

Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Improve reading and writing skills, vocabulary, and comprehension. This event is for adults who are beginning-intermediate level emerging readers. Class focuses primarily on reading & writing skills. 

Tue, Dec 05, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word. Navigate the Word user interface and apply basic word processing techniques to create a formatted letter. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Tue, Dec 05, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Tue, Dec 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Wed, Dec 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann sou istwa a ak devlopman òdinatè a, kijan òdinatè-a fonksyone, pyès ki nan konpitè ak lojisyèl. #Creole

Wed, Dec 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Lets get cozy and paint our own mini gingerbread houses. Recommended for ages 6+
This event is full

Wed, Dec 06, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
A small selected group of students: Reading and discussing what we read, In an effort to help students get a better understanding of the English language.

Thu, Dec 07, 10:15am - 11:15am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann Kòman pou pou itilize sourit ak klavye-a. nou fè ou fè pratik pou'w ka aprann deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #HCreole

Thu, Dec 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Dec 07, 11:45am - 12:20pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Thu, Dec 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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.

Fri, Dec 08, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Get cozy as we build a snowman with wintry sweets and enjoy it paired with a cup of apple cider. Adult participation is required. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, Dec 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Create fun holiday party favors or stocking stuffers. Bring your own little items if you like.

Sat, Dec 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Sat, Dec 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sat, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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.

Mon, Dec 11, 10:15am - 11:00am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
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.

Mon, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
First come, first served. Until supplies last. Free non-perishable, shelf-stable food boxes for kids and families.

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Improve reading and writing skills, vocabulary, and comprehension. This event is for adults who are beginning-intermediate level emerging readers. Class focuses primarily on reading & writing skills. 

Tue, Dec 12, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Contact your mailing list with ease. Use the Mail Merge wizard to create personalized letters and emails.

Tue, Dec 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Make photos pop with black and white effects. Learn multiple ways to convert photos to black and white, apply adjustment layers and create enhancing effects.

Tue, Dec 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Wed, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann fondasyon òdinatè-a ak tèminoloji yo. Vinn alèz avèk senbòl ki nan ekran-an ak kòman pou deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #Creole

Wed, Dec 13, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
A small selected group of students: Reading and discussing what we read, In an effort to help students get a better understanding of the English language.

Thu, Dec 14, 10:15am - 11:15am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann fondasyon òdinatè-a ak tèminoloji yo. Vinn alèz avèk senbòl ki nan ekran-an ak kòman pou deplase sourit la nan ekran-an. #Creole

Thu, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Dec 14, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Thu, Dec 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Thu, Dec 14, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Dive into the magical world of winter as you paint a beautiful ceramic piece. Whether you’re a beginner or and experienced artist, this program offers a fun and interactive experience for all ages.

Fri, Dec 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

Fri, Dec 15, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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.

Fri, Dec 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles.

Canceled
Sat, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Step into the exciting world of D&D. Choose your character and work together to face obstacles and defeat monsters.

Sat, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons! Step into the exciting world of D&D. Choose your character and work together to face obstacles and defeat monsters.

Mon, Dec 18, 10:15am - 11:00am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
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.

Mon, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Come practice your English speaking skills during the English Conversation Hour. All proficiency levels are welcomed!

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
First come, first served. Until supplies last. Free non-perishable, shelf-stable food boxes for kids and families.

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Improve reading and writing skills, vocabulary, and comprehension. This event is for adults who are beginning-intermediate level emerging readers. Class focuses primarily on reading & writing skills. 

Tue, Dec 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Use templates with ease. Modify text and picture placeholders, explore paste options, format pictures and insert charts.

Tue, Dec 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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.

Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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.

Wed, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Create Winter handmade decorations for your gifts for the holiday season. Recommended for families.

Wed, Dec 20, 4:45pm - 5:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
A small selected group of students: Reading and discussing what we read, In an effort to help students get a better understanding of the English language.

Thu, Dec 21, 10:15am - 11:15am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann teknik motè rechèch yo, pou- w ka jwenn egzakteman sa w-ap chèche sou entènèt la. #Creole

Thu, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Dec 21, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Thu, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

Sat, Dec 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Sat, Dec 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools. Learn how to create and customize PivotTables and PivotCharts using Microsoft Excel.

Tue, Dec 26, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Our social worker is on-site to meet with library customers and assist with social and government services.

Tue, Dec 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
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, Dec 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann tablo konsèp ak tèminoloji. Aprann kijan pou kreye yon tablo debaz ak kijan pou aplike yon fòmil debaz. #Creole

Wed, Dec 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Aprann kijan pou fè resvasyon avyon, machine ak otèl sou entènèt. This class is taught in Haitian Creole.

Wed, Dec 27, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
A small selected group of students: Reading and discussing what we read, In an effort to help students get a better understanding of the English language.

Thu, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
During this 4-class program, students will meet to prepare for the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.

Thu, Dec 28, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic.

Thu, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

Thu, Dec 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Fri, Dec 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

Fri, Dec 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Learn about safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

Fri, Dec 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hiawassee - Training Lab
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Sat, Dec 30, 10:00am - 1:00pm
High school students will earn three hours of community service by assisting in a library program. Recommended for ages 13-18.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 30, 10:45am - 12:30pm
Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Ring in the new year with crafts, games & treats.