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.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 5:00 PM at Washington Park Branch ()

Things are not as they seem. Explore optical illusions, hidden pictures and other oddities in the art world. Ages 13-18. Registration recommended.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 5:00 PM at Orlando Public Library (Red Room)

Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. Use tempo rulers, conductor tracks, quantizing and transposition to create polished audio within Pro Tools.

Required Skills: Ability to navigate, edit, and route audio within Pro Tools. Understanding of the MIDI language and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.

Recommended Prerequisites: Pro Tools Levels 1 - 4, Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering

Recommended Audience: Adults

#tic101 #audiotic

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 5:45 PM at Orlando Public Library (Sewing Studio)

Increase your knitting skills. Use increases and decreases to add a delicate edge to your work. Learn yarn overs, the knit two together stitch and pattern reading to create work on the bias.


Materials: Yarn has been generously donated for each student to create the class project. All other tools and materials will be provided for the duration of the class.

Wednesday, August 23, 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.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 6:30 PM at Chickasaw Branch (Chickasaw - Combined Meeting Room)

Vocabulary Workshop for Beginners is a one hour workshop for individuals who speak little to no Spanish. #Learnalanguage #hobbies

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 3:30 PM at Herndon Branch (Herndon - Meeting Room 1)

Join us for an art adventure! Learn about a different artist and artistic style, then create your own masterpiece. Ages 6-12. #tween

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 3:00 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

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 9:15 AM at Orlando Public Library (Sim - Excavator)

Learn to drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches and driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. After completing the instruction take an assessment that will allow you to reserve the Hydraulic Excavator simulator during scheduled lab time.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 11:30 AM at South Trail Branch (South Trail - Meeting Room 1)

Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Let us take you to that next level. Join us in this basic sewing class and learn to read a professional sewing pattern, how to layout fabric and prepare material for a project.
Age requirements: 13 to Adult

#sewing #teens #fiberarts

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 12:30 PM at Southwest Branch (Southwest - Ask At Desk)

Increase your knitting skills. Use increases and decreases to add a delicate edge to your work. Learn yarn overs, the knit two together stitch and pattern reading to create work on the bias.


Materials: Yarn has been generously donated for each student to create the class project. All other tools and materials will be provided for the duration of the class.