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, 12:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Red Room)

Master key concepts to help shape your sound. Open the wide world of applying audio effects and begin to understand the theory behind building a mix. Learn how audio signals flow through analog, digital and software components to generate sound.

Required Skills: Ability to navigate within the Pro Tools and use common editing tools, such as the Smart and Zoom tools. Understanding of the physics of sound and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.

Recommended Prerequisites: Pro Tools Levels 1 and 2, Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 12:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Fab Lab)

Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop provides a powerful CAD software solution for cutting parts on a CNC Router. Create a design with easy to use vector graphic and text tools.

#tic101 #fabtic

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 12:30 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, 1:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (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 tote bag from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric of your choice and professional sewing machines in this 3-day class series. Each session will be 2 hours. Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes to this class. We provide fabric for your first time taking this class/series. If you choose to come to this class/series more than one time, you will need to provide your own fabric. (Project requires no less than 1 yard of woven fabric.)

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 2:00 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

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 2:30 PM at Orlando Public Library (Red Room)

Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. Use MIDI devices, virtual instruments and specialized tools to create original sounds.

Required Skills: Ability to navigate, use tools, and route audio within Pro Tools. Understanding of the physics of sound and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.

Recommended Prerequisites: Pro Tools Levels 1 - 3, Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering

Recommended Audience: Adults

#tic101 #audiotic

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 5:45 PM at Orlando Public Library (Sewing Studio)

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

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6:00 PM at Orlando Public Library (Club Central)

Join our teen advisory board to meet new people and develop teen library programs and services while earning community service hours. Ages 13-18.

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6:00 PM 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.

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6:00 PM at Chickasaw Branch (Chickasaw - Stage)

Explore science as a family with books and hands-on activities. This four week series will feature a different scientific topic each week. Registration Required. DIY: Ice Cream in a bag. #Science #tween