All Events Listing

Carry your card! Customers who present their library cards at programs and events will be eligible for priority seating.

For teen technology classes be sure to check out TechKrew.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 5:00 PM at West Oaks Branch (West Oaks - Meeting Room 1)

What are the best foods to eat to fuel your body before a fun workout? Come join us to find out, eat a snack and get active! Ages 6-12. #tween #foodie

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 5:00 PM at Edgewater Branch ()

Every Tuesday-from Xbox to Chess, Pokemon and more! #tween #wii #xbox360

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 5:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Sewing Studio)

Hand knitted dishcloths are a great addition to any kitchen. Choose from several patterns and knit in a relaxed, social environment.

Ready to try something new? Learn new skills with our featured pattern of the month, Ann Weaver's "Knits and Purls Dishcloth".

This is a multi-day class.

Required Materials: Students must bring the following materials to complete the project: 100 yards of worsted (medium/size 4) cotton yarn, size US 7 knitting needles and stitch markers.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 5:30 PM at Chickasaw Branch (Chickasaw - Lab)

Make lace work a cinch! The triple and double triple crochet stitches are great for lace scarves, shawls and sweaters. Create a lace bookmark using these two new stitches.

Students have the option of bringing in materials for class. If you elect to provide your own materials, please provide approximately 20 yards (0.35 ounces) of worsted (medium/size 4) weight yarn and size US I (5.5 mm) crochet hook.

#tec101 #fiberarts #crochet

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 6:00 PM at Southeast Branch (Southeast - Meeting Room 2)

Reading Clearly Intermediate is an English class design to work on reading skills and strategies to increase reading comprehension. Participants must have a basic understanding of English. Even if participants do not speak English well, they can participate if they understand some English.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 6:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Fab Lab)

Customize your cuts and engraving on different materials. Cut2D Desktop provides a full set of tool path options to convert designs from simple graphics into CNC routing operations. Export your files to be used on any type of CNC router.

#tic101 #fabtic

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 4:30 PM at South Trail Branch (South Trail - Meeting Room 2)

Learn the basic concepts of computer code with Dash the robot. Program your robot to talk, flash lights, and run around the library! No prior coding or robotics knowledge needed. Registration required. Ages 6 - 12. #science #stem #coding #robotics #dash

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 4:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Purple Room)

Get Ready, Get Set, Apply! Feeling overwhelmed by the whole idea of applying to college? Register for Rock Your College Applications at the Orlando Public Library. This four-part series will help high school juniors and seniors understand how to search for colleges, as well as prepare and submit applications. Learn about creating a personal application timeline, deciding on and preparing for standardized testing, completing the different types of applications and writing application essays. Discover the wealth of free online and print resources available from OCLS.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 10:30 AM at Orlando Public Library (Red Room)

Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. Master setting up your session, use common editing tools and effectively manage tracks to begin working like a pro in Pro Tools.

Required Skills: Ability to navigate and open programs in the Mac OS X operating system. Basic understanding of physics of sound and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.

Recommended Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 1:00 PM at Orlando Public Library (Simulation Lab)

Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. Equipment for game design in VR will also be available, including Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. An instructor will be available to assist and answer questions. Please note: Questions are handled based on the topics discussed in any of the classes.

#tic101 #phototic