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Audio: Microphone Theory Level 1

2017-12-07 09:30:00 2017-12-07 10:30:00 America/New_York Audio: Microphone Theory Level 1 Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101) Orlando Public Library

Thursday, December 07
9:30am - 10:30am

Add to Calendar 2017-12-07 09:30:00 2017-12-07 10:30:00 America/New_York Audio: Microphone Theory Level 1 Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101) Orlando Public Library

Orlando Public Library

Audio Production Studio

Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Required Skills: None Recommended Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering.

TAGS: | Audio Production |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Dec 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 13 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 15 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 16 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 17 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYMMO Orange Line
LYNX Bus Link 3, 6, 7, 11, 13 and 51

The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and resource center for the Orange County Library System. The Library has been located at this site since its beginnings as the Albertson Public Library in 1923. Public Reference Departments in the Orlando Public Library include Children's, Library Central, and Learning Central. The Children's Library offers spacious areas, special programs, computers and story rooms for our youngest readers and readers to be. The Technology and Education Center is located on the second floor and includes the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity. The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.

 

Upcoming events

Melrose Classroom
Sun, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This class will introduce you to the basics of modeling, rigging, and animating a 3D character using Blender. (tic101)

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Sun, Dec 17, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Learn to drive a forklift in lifelike warehouse conditions. Practice moving freight with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)

Sun, Dec 17, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Canceled
Sun, Dec 17, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Day 1: Start developing and planning your production of an instructional, product or promotional video. Day 2: Get hands on practice with studio equipment and story development. (tic101)

Melrose Conference Room
Sun, Dec 17, 1:45pm - 4:00pm
Works With Sounds is a weekly program that combines music making with computer science provided by the Timucua Arts Foundation. To register, visit: https://goo.gl/forms/eNIRHZzYrbtQpLgG2 (tic101)

Red Room
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Library Central
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet & greet local authors at our Local Authors Festival. Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing.

Albertson Room
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Ghost Society is an open forum hosted by The Beyond Investigators paranormal team. Come share your personal experiences, learn what?s new in the field, discuss books and shows in a casual and fun atmosphere. Join us every third Sunday of the month as we explore this interesting field.

Purple Room
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about the history and development of the computer, the fundamentals of a computer, and the hardware and software components. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Impress that special someone in your life by wrapping their gift in a handmade gift bag! These gift bags can be made for any occasion. They are fast and easy to make and each one is unique.

Learning Cube
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Tech Central
Sun, Dec 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Magnolia Room
Sun, Dec 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all trainers! Join the official Orlando Public Library Pokémon League. Click for more details.

FlexSpace
Sun, Dec 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn about the latest home automation gadgets. Control appliances, change the temperature in a room or even see who is at the door with the touch of a button or your voice.

Purple Room
Sun, Dec 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Sun, Dec 17, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Red Room
Sun, Dec 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Sun, Dec 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Purple Room
Sun, Dec 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Mon, Dec 18, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
This event is full

Melrose Classroom
Mon, Dec 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers. (tic101)

Purple Room
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web. Recommended Audience: Adult

Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Audio Production Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Papa Bear
Mon, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
You’re never too young to get your start in the kitchen! Kids will learn how to make teddy bear toast for a healthy kids breakfast or a snack. Ages 3–5.

Albertson Room
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Join us to watch a few of your favorite festive films celebrating winter holidays! 12/4: Almost Christmas 12/11: An American Tail 12/18: Elf

Fab Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Purple Room
Mon, Dec 18, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you?re looking for. Recommended Audience: Adult

Audio Production Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Mon, Dec 18, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action as it builds an object layer by layer! (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Purple Room
Mon, Dec 18, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Audio Production Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift. Learn some basic lining and cuff sewing techniques.

Video Learning Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Purple Room
Mon, Dec 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create more complex objects using custom shape and object tools. (tic101)

Club Central
Mon, Dec 18, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome adventures playing Dungeons and Dragons? and Magic: The Gathering. You've never had an afterschool program like this before!

Photo Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops. (tic101)

Red Room
Mon, Dec 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Mon, Dec 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Experience the potential of this inexpensive and accessible tool. Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. (tic101)

Tech Central
Mon, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Mon, Dec 18, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Add to your project possibilities by crocheting chevron patterns! Learn to use increases and decreases to create a uniquely patterned book mark.

Photo Studio
Mon, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! (tic101)

Fab Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30am - 11:00am
Experience the potential of this inexpensive and accessible tool. Learn how to program an Arduino to customize control of electronic components, such as LEDs, sensors, and buttons. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30am - 10:30am
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Video Production Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30am - 10:30am
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
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.

Red Room
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Tue, Dec 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Purl it all together. Create flat fabrics with the stockinette stitch. Learn the long tail cast on, the purl stitch and working sides to create this classic fabric.

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Tech Central
Tue, Dec 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Make and program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 19, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Learning Central - Ask at Desk
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn tips and tricks on creating the perfect cover or thank you letters.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Fab Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Make and program an automatic on/off night light, digital thermometer, and vibration security alarm. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a variety of external sensors. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to record crisp, clear audio through microphone placement and set accurate audio level. Use proper procedure to transfer your video files from the camera to your personal devices. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Audio Production Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 19, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Club Central
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome adventures playing Dungeons and Dragons? and Magic: The Gathering. You've never had an afterschool program like this before!

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore a world of possibilities with the latest in virtual reality equipment and software. Learn about the principles of VR technology and major platforms. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create spectacular and vibrant images through high dynamic range (HDR) photography. Learn the basic camera settings necessary and merge photos into an HDR image using adjustment layers. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Audio Production Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects. (tic101)

Red Room
Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Blue Room
Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Create logos, advertisements, marketing flyers and other illustrations with ease using vector tools. Learn to draw and manipulate simple and custom shapes, brush strokes, and text in unique ways.

Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Make and program a dazzling multicolored ambient light display. Learn how to program an Arduino to fade LEDs and control RGB lighting. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us each month to make a fun fiber arts project. This month turn your scrap fabric into beautiful Scandinavian Fabric Stars, perfect for holiday decoration.

Photo Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop. (tic101)

Palm Room
Wed, Dec 20, All day
HOLD

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Wed, Dec 20, 9:15am - 10:15am
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Wed, Dec 20, 9:30am - 11:00am
Get better control over managing and organizing large collections of photographs. Once your photos are imported, find out how to categorize, tag, and rank your photos. (tic101)

Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Papa Bear
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore a winter wonderland through a story and hands-on activities to warm up your little fingers. Ages 2–4.

Sewing Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Blue Room
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Photo Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Wed, Dec 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Discover how easy it is to adjust one or multiple photos with just a few simple clicks. Quickly edit, correct exposure, convert images and enhance the color of your photos. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling. (tic101)

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 20, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Dive into the world of developing interactive webpages. Learn the fundamental of PHP, a widely-used programming language for designing web apps.

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Make and program a digital button counter, and a dynamic light level sensing display. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a seven-segment digit display to show numbers and characters. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Wed, Dec 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Capture the beauty of your photographs and share with friends, family and clients. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Take professional photos for your website, catalog or flyers. Learn how to take crisp and clear commercial images of your products to make them more appealing to your customers. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Let us take you to that next level.

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Take your webpages coding skills to the next level! Learn how to build dynamic data-driven content with PHP. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Take your photos to the next level by learning to enhance and correct colors in Adobe Bridge and Adobe Photoshop. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Make and program a remote controlled multicolored light, and a remote controlled piano. Learn the essentials of using wireless infrared communication with an Arduino. (tic101)

Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Audio Production Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Discover the magic of live sound. Use a live mixer, microphones and speakers to record, mix and playback audio. (tic101)

Club Central
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome adventures playing Dungeons and Dragons? and Magic: The Gathering. You've never had an afterschool program like this before!

Video Production Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Shoot and cut video like pro. Learn advanced video recording techniques such as live Chroma keying and PTZ remote camera. (tic101)

Blue Room
Wed, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Learn how to build a website that responds and adapts to the size of the screen through the use of responsive HTML5 and CSS code.

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Looking for an exciting way to promote your business or project? Boost your search engine rankings with an HTML5 landing page optimized with background video!

Audio Production Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mix live sound. Use a live mixer and outboard gear to get the perfect sound for your next event. (tic101)

Wed, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Video Production Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Set the midground, foreground and background images for a television production. Learn advance ATEM technique, communicate with talents via clear-com headsets, and operate light remotely. (tic101)

Red Room
Wed, Dec 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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. (tic101)

Canceled
Wed, Dec 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Make and program an automatic on/off night light, digital thermometer, and vibration security alarm. Learn how to interface an Arduino with a variety of external sensors. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Keep your hands warm even on the coldest days. Knit either fingerless mitts or mittens in a relaxed social environment with an experienced instructor.
Registration is now closed

Cypress Room
Wed, Dec 20, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Chef Jenn of dajeneats.com demonstrates how to make a creamy, dreamy roasted corn chowder, perfect for fall. Skip the dairy, but not the flavor! Space is limited. To register call 407.835.7323 or visit ocls.info.

Video Production Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Red Room
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Harness the power of Logic Pro X to create amazing music. Explore the interface and begin working with key preferences and controls in this popular application. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.

Learning Cube
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Purple Room
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Purple Room
Thu, Dec 21, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action as it builds an object layer by layer! (tic101)

Video Production Studio
Thu, Dec 21, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class. (tic101)

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 21, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Create professional-looking websites without the need for coding or programming. Unleash your creativity with simple to use tools for layouts, images, formatting, multimedia and interactivity.

Thu, Dec 21, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Albertson Room
Thu, Dec 21, 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Elder resources sounds like a simple phrase. Yet, the network of services is incredibly complex ranging from in-home support services, special medical assessment centers, adult day and more. Youll walk away with a list of great resources! This seminar is part of the LIFE Information for Elders series presented by the Orange Countys Commission on Aging. Call 407.836.7446 or email officeonaging@ocfl.net to register. A small lunch is provided to the first 50 people to RSVP.

Purple Room
Thu, Dec 21, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Practice calculating data with basic functions in Excel. A technology trainer will be available to guide you with additional exercises during this session.

Red Room
Thu, Dec 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get your sound right in Logic Pro X. Understand the routing and creation of patches, which is a crucial element in Logic Pro for building your own instruments and sounds. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Thu, Dec 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Turn scraps of fabric into beautiful designs using different stitches and stabilizers. Learn three great methods to applique with a sewing machine.

Thu, Dec 21, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Red Room
Thu, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Create beats with MIDI tools in Logic. Use Ultrabeat, a built-in drum machine, to create beats, the perfect the sound with the Step, Piano Roll and Score Editors. (tic101)

Club Central
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library. Complete your homework with the help of a tutor, and then join your peers for awesome adventures playing Dungeons and Dragons? and Magic: The Gathering. You've never had an afterschool program like this before!

Video Learning Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Did you know you could use a DSLR camera to record videos? Learn how to master your DSLR camera to shoot high-quality videos to play on your television or mobile device. (tic101)

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 21, 4:45pm - 7:45pm
Learn how to develop a game prototype in this two-part game design workshop. Create your own first-person style video game using the Unity 3D Game Development Tool. This is a multi-day class.
Registration is now closed

Melrose Classroom
Thu, Dec 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Turn scanned drawings into sleek vector graphics. Apply several design techniques and use common editing tools to trace and color artwork as well as manage objects and layers. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Socialize with other fiber artists in a relaxed environment. Bring both your current work in progress and recently finished work to share with the group.

Sewing Studio
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Create a quilted picture perfect for the holidays. Learn to topstitch a beautiful preprinted panel and make it pop with dimension.
This event is full

Fab Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Make yourself merry this month at the Fab Lab. This class combines Fab Lab electronics with basic crafting and participants will leave with a festive decorative item they have created. (tic101)
This event is full

Video Learning Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Immerse yourself in 360 videos. Learn how to operate a 360-degree camera to create a highly engaging video for your webpage, YouTube or Facebook. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Red Room
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Cypress Room
Thu, Dec 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Local chef and author Ha Roda shares tips on making Vietnamese bánh mì (sandwiches) for a fun holiday appetizer. Click for more information.

Melrose Classroom
Thu, Dec 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Design professional-looking stationery using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange text and image assets and use masks, transparency, and blending modes to create eye-catching designs. (tic101)

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Fri, Dec 22, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth to 18 months, Tiny Tales lasts approximately 15 minutes. The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Photo Studio
Fri, Dec 22, 9:30am - 10:30am
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 22, 9:30am - 11:00am
Start creating top-notch digital video productions. This is an introduction to the basics of editing video footage. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, Toddler Time lasts approximately 20 minutes. The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Purple Room
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create more complex objects using custom shape and object tools. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift.
This event is full

Library Central
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Enjoy a kid friendly film fest that celebrates families of all shapes and sizes. All ages.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5, Storybook Fun lasts approximately 25 minutes. The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Photo Studio
Fri, Dec 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 22, 11:15am - 12:45pm
Discover a fast way to assemble a video edit by cutting to music. This hands-on class explores the creative aspect of motion picture editing. (tic101)

Purple Room
Fri, Dec 22, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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.

Fab Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create complex objects using loft, revolve and alignment tools. (tic101)

Purple Room
Fri, Dec 22, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Practice calculating data with COUNT functions, use absolute and relative references and format workbooks using Microsoft Excel 2016.

Fri, Dec 22, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! (tic101)

Fri, Dec 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fri, Dec 22, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Fri, Dec 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Stockings are a must-have for the holidays. Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom stocking for yourself or as a gift.
This event is full

Learning Cube
Fri, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 2:20pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.
This event is full

Fab Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop provides a powerful CAD software solution for cutting parts on a CNC Router. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 22, 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Add excitement and life to your movie! Use effects to transform a single angle video into a visually engaging multi-angle piece. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Fri, Dec 22, 2:20pm - 2:40pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.
This event is full

Learning Cube
Fri, Dec 22, 2:40pm - 3:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Blue Room
Fri, Dec 22, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Design cinematic visual effects and sophisticated motion graphics using shapes, layers, type tools and more. Learn the essentials of advanced animation and compositing.

Audio Production Studio
Fri, Dec 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Fri, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enhance real life experiences using Aurasma, an industry-leading augmented reality app for iOS and Android devices.

Fri, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Red Room
Fri, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Transform the look of your videos using color correction techniques in Premiere Pro! Color Correction is a must-learn skill for everyone involved with filmmaking and video production. (tic101)

Simulation Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Make a first-person perspective virtual reality game using the Unity game engine and head-mounted displays. Create game objects and mechanics for navigation and interaction. (tic101)

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Sat, Dec 23, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to drive a forklift in lifelike warehouse conditions. Practice moving freight with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 10:30am
We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew a pillowcase from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and sewing machines in this 3-day mini camp
This event is full

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth to 18 months, Tiny Tales lasts approximately 15 minutes. The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 10:30am
Demystify the complex concepts of exposure. Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect the focus, blurriness or graininess of your photos. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Create a spectacular celestial animation using a few stills and Adobe After Effects. Learn how to import footage, set up a composition, and animate layers using keyframes. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, Toddler Time lasts approximately 20 minutes. The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Blue Room
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Edit your video faster and more accurately with Adobe Premiere Pro. Split and trim video clips with precision directly in the Timeline. Add built-in effects, transitions, titles, and more.

Purple Room
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Design a game with code. Choose characters and backgrounds, then program a classic game you can play. Learn the basics of computer science with the Tynker app.

Red Room
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Explore the fundamentals of sound theory. Discuss how the physics of sound affects recordings. Learn key digital audio concepts, including sample rate, bit depth and file types. (tic101)

Audio Production Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Gear up in the Audio Studio. Use microphones, preamps, interfaces and control surfaces to route an audio signal into Pro Tools for recording and mixing. (tic101)

Tech Central
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5, Storybook Fun lasts approximately 25 minutes. The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sewing Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 10:45am - 11:45am
We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew a pillowcase from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and sewing machines in this 3-day mini camp
This event is full

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action as it builds an object layer by layer! (tic101)

Photo Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Sat, Dec 23, 11:15am - 12:45pm
Explore 3D in Adobe After Effects! Animate layers and extrude type in 3d space to create an otherworldly cinematic animation! (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a lovable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs.

Purple Room
Sat, Dec 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Weave awesome bracelets. Learn how to weave on a table top pin loom. No experience necessary.

Audio Production Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Route your mix. Send individual mixes to artists in the studio, route and import audio and MIDI into Pro Tools, and save your work to various media. (tic101)

Purple Room
Sat, Dec 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

Sat, Dec 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sound Booth A
Sat, Dec 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Record it right the first time. Use the acoustically treated Sound Booths and equipment to your advantage. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create more complex objects using custom shape and object tools. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew a pillowcase from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and sewing machines in this 3-day mini camp
This event is full

Audio Production Studio
Sat, Dec 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Dec 23, 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Build stunning 2D and 3D motion graphics with confidence. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create complex objects using loft, revolve and alignment tools. (tic101)

Blue Room
Sat, Dec 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Sat, Dec 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Dec 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Take your video to the next level! Discover how to use the arcs principle to animation photographs, and how to use the moving camera tool to follow the action on the screen. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 23, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Blue Room
Sat, Dec 23, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
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.

Sat, Dec 23, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 23, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Prior to booking a studio control room, users are required to successfully complete a brief video-specific assessment. (tic101)

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Tue, Dec 26, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)

Red Room
Tue, Dec 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. (tic101)

Tue, Dec 26, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Library Central
Tue, Dec 26, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Enjoy a kid friendly film fest that celebrates families of all shapes and sizes. All ages.

Learning Cube
Tue, Dec 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Can you take a ribbing? Create a ribbed bookmark in your favorite color. Learn the rib stitch and basic blocking techniques.

Tue, Dec 26, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word.

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Operate both lighting equipment and camera settings to evoke mood and feeling. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 26, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Red Room
Tue, Dec 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Editing is the key to unlocking Pro Tools. Use common editing tools to create, consolidate, duplicate and mute clips. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
The rules of thirds is probably the most often referenced photography rule of composition. It is all about subject placement within the frame. (tic101)

Learning Central - Ask at Desk
Tue, Dec 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn strategies to improve your interview skills and show why you are the best person for the job!

Fab Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Used by cabinet makers, wood workers and hobbyists, Cut2D Desktop provides a powerful CAD software solution for cutting parts on a CNC Router. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Audio Production Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Capture the right sound. Discover how microphones work, the key differences between microphones, and how to set up and tear down microphones, stands and cables. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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. (tic101)

Purple Room
Tue, Dec 26, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
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.

Audio Production Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Choose the right mic. Hear how different microphones pick up and transmit sound. Discover how to use polar patterns, proximity effect and phase to get the best sound for your project. (tic101)

Video Production Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class. (tic101)

Audio Production Studio
Tue, Dec 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Record in stereo sound. Discover how to set-up microphones for a variety of stereo recording techniques and explore the pros and cons of each technique. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to drive a forklift in lifelike warehouse conditions. Practice moving freight with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)

Wed, Dec 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
They are red and white and sure smell nice! Join us for stories, crafts and activities inspired by sweet peppermint treats. Ages 2-4.

Albertson Room
Wed, Dec 27, 10:00am - 3:00pm
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Audio Production Studio
Wed, Dec 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Take the first step towards audio recording. Tour the Audio Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Wed, Dec 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Practice with the studio's lighting equipment and learn how to properly place them in order to get the best lighting effects. (tic101)

Library Central
Wed, Dec 27, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Enjoy a kid friendly film fest that celebrates families of all shapes and sizes. All ages.

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn presentation concepts and terminology. Learn how to create a basic presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Convert a virtual object into a 3D printable file. Become familiar with 3D print technologies and the technical specifications of consumer printers. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Wed, Dec 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Get hands on experience with industry grade lighting kits, accessories and a light meter to master four lighting set ups: Butterfly, Clamshell, Split and Loop. (tic101)

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 27, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action as it builds an object layer by layer! (tic101)

Red Room
Wed, Dec 27, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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. (tic101)

Video Production Studio
Wed, Dec 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Does your child show interest in becoming a YouTube vlogger, but you dont know where to begin with helping them get started? (tic101)
This event is full

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

Wed, Dec 27, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create more complex objects using custom shape and object tools. (tic101)

Wed, Dec 27, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Blue Room
Wed, Dec 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Use Adobe Photoshop to bring Library Mascots Squirt and Juicy to life! Learn how to work with Layers, Move and Transform Tools and much more!

Red Room
Wed, Dec 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Create new sounds and instrumentation. Understand the language of music producers in this introduction to MIDI. (tic101)

Purple Room
Wed, Dec 27, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master. (tec101)

Fab Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Get a firsthand view of the MakerBot 3D printer in action With easy-to-use 3D modeling software, design and create complex objects using loft, revolve and alignment tools. (tic101)

Blue Room
Wed, Dec 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Wed, Dec 27, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Wed, Dec 27, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Hand knitted dishcloths are a great addition to any kitchen. Choose from several patterns and knit in a relaxed, social environment.

Red Room
Wed, Dec 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. (tic101)

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 9:15am - 11:15am
Want to give our simulators a try? Come in and experience using the Forklift, Flight, Driving or Hydraulic Excavator sims. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 28, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Thu, Dec 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Add to your project possibilities by crocheting in the round! Crocheting in the round allows you to easily crochet circular objects such as coasters, hats, decorative bowls and ornaments.

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

Video Production Studio
Thu, Dec 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tour the Melrose Center Video Studio in this introductory class. (tic101)

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Library Central
Thu, Dec 28, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Enjoy a kid friendly film fest that celebrates families of all shapes and sizes. All ages.

Video Learning Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Tech Central
Thu, Dec 28, 11:30am - 12:30pm
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Interactive Media Wall
Thu, Dec 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Use pen and tablet technology to color stunning digital images that feature favorite characters from favorite pop culture references. This class is presented in a fun, casual atmosphere.

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 28, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images. Recommended Audience: Adult

Video Learning Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
This class will introduce the basic operations of how to operate the video studio cameras. Learn basic camera settings and the use and care of a camera. (tic101)

Thu, Dec 28, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Video Learning Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. (tic101)

Red Room
Thu, Dec 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Synthesize your sound. Use source, modifier and controller modules to create and manipulate audio signals. (tic101)

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 28, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images. Recommended Audience: Adult

Thu, Dec 28, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Purple Room
Thu, Dec 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Animate your world with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to move characters around the world. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. (tic101)

Blue Room
Thu, Dec 28, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs. Recommended Audience: Adult

Learning Cube
Thu, Dec 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Weave awesome bracelets. Learn how to weave on a table top pin loom. No experience necessary.

Thu, Dec 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Learning Cube
Thu, Dec 28, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Socialize with other fiber artists in a relaxed environment. Bring both your current work in progress and recently finished work to share with the group.

Fab Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Make yourself merry this month at the Fab Lab. This class combines Fab Lab electronics with basic crafting and participants will leave with a festive decorative item they have created. (tic101)
This event is full

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Fri, Dec 29, 9:15am - 10:15am
Drive a Hydraulic Excavator in lifelike construction site conditions. Practice digging trenches & driving with realistic controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment & software. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 29, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth to 18 months, Tiny Tales lasts approximately 15 minutes. The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Blue Room
Fri, Dec 29, 9:30am - 11:00am
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags. Recommended Audience: Adult

Photo Studio
Fri, Dec 29, 9:30am - 10:30am
Tour the Photography Studio and explore the training options available. Learn the studio workflow, procedures and best practices. Recommended Audience: Adult (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Fri, Dec 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sew, knit or crochet to benefit your community each month. Craft for a charity of your choice or contribute to our featured project of the month.

Fri, Dec 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, Toddler Time lasts approximately 20 minutes. The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Library Central
Fri, Dec 29, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Enjoy a kid friendly film fest that celebrates families of all shapes and sizes. All ages.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Dec 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5, Storybook Fun lasts approximately 25 minutes. The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Video Learning Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whether you want to improve your public speaking skills, enhance your on-camera skills or curious about the world of acting, this class is for you. (tic101)

Sound Booth A
Fri, Dec 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Record it right the first time. Use the acoustically treated Sound Booths and equipment to your advantage. (tic101)

Photo Studio
Fri, Dec 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Explore the basic operations of the Photo Studio cameras and lenses to optimize your photography skills. Learn basic camera setting and the use and care of camera lenses. (tic101)

Blue Room
Fri, Dec 29, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, you learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page. Recommended Audience: Adult

Video Learning Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Students will be introduced to basic terms and directions used on film sets. They will put these terms into practice as they rehearse and record a short scene. (tic101)

Canceled
Fri, Dec 29, 12:15pm - 12:45pm
Are you stuck on a photography-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! (tic101)

Canceled
Fri, Dec 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires. (tic101)
This event is full

Fri, Dec 29, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Video Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Video Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Blue Room
Fri, Dec 29, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Want to take your coding skills to the next level? Learn how to write proper Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) code and format Web pages using external style sheets. Recommended Audience: Adult

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 29, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Model, rig and animate a 3D robotic arm! (tic101)

Purple Room
Fri, Dec 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Design a game with code. Choose characters and backgrounds, then program a classic game you can play. Learn the basics of computer science with the Tynker app.

Audio Production Studio
Fri, Dec 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Record it right the first time. Understand the inner workings of the piano, isolate the best sound and use miking techniques to capture the perfect sound. (tic101)

Blue Room
Fri, Dec 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Canceled
Fri, Dec 29, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Melrose Classroom
Fri, Dec 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Develop a detailed humanoid arm. Learn to extrude, sub-divide and sculpt a 3D mesh. (tic101)

Purple Room
Fri, Dec 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Loom knit colorful bracelets. Learn how to create a cardboard loom and knit a unique bracelet. No experience necessary.

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Sat, Dec 30, 9:15am - 10:15am
Learn to drive with the Ultra Driving Simulator in realistic road conditions. Practice safety and defensive driving. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. (tic101)
This event is full

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth to 18 months, Tiny Tales lasts approximately 15 minutes. The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 30, 9:30am - 11:30am
Build a simple circuit with a soldering iron and components. Learn to safely use a soldering iron correctly to join components and wires. (tic101)
This event is full

Photo Studio
Sat, Dec 30, 9:30am - 10:30am
Explore the basic studio set up and the workflow in the studio environment. Learn the importance of good lighting and how to light for best results. Practice using our portable backdrops. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, Toddler Time lasts approximately 20 minutes. The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Purple Room
Sat, Dec 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Fill in a magic coloring page and watch your picture come to life. Use an awesome app called Quiver to interact with the page and even play games using a smart device - that's augmented reality!

Tech Central
Sat, Dec 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. (tic101)

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Dec 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5, Storybook Fun lasts approximately 25 minutes. The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Red Room
Sat, Dec 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Find the right dynamic balance for your mix. Use compressors to control the dynamic range across your tracks. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Dec 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the Photography Studio workflow, procedures and best practices. (tic101)

Purple Room
Sat, Dec 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Come on a coding adventure! Join the Foos to solve problems using visual code. Walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Blue Room
Sat, Dec 30, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Create graphics with a simple to use programming language. Processing is used to create data visualization programs, interactive media, 3D art and multimedia software.

Sat, Dec 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Fab Lab
Sat, Dec 30, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Blue Room
Sat, Dec 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Create graphics with a simple to use programming language. Processing is used to create data visualization programs, interactive media, 3D art and multimedia software.

Simulation Lab / Simulators - Combined
Sat, Dec 30, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Want to build or test your game? Come to an this open lab and use available game engines to build or test your game. (tic101)

Canceled
Sat, Dec 30, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Photo Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Photo Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose. (tic101)

Sat, Dec 30, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Prior to booking a studio, users are required to successfully complete a brief thirty minute studio-specific assessment. (tic101)

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Make a beautiful pillow! Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom pillow for yourself or as a gift. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn about the history and development of the computer, the fundamentals of a computer, and the hardware and software components. Recommended Audience: Adult

Tue, Jan 03, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Spend your winter break at the library and watch a classic animated movie with the whole family! Ages 6-12.

Blue Room
Tue, Jan 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Inspire your child to develop a passion for writing. Students will type text and insert graphics into a letter, while recognizing the parts of a letter and using editing tools in Microsoft Word.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 03, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

437 - Fourth Floor
Tue, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about various resources to search for jobs and tips/strategies when applying for jobs.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 03, 3:00pm - 3:20pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 03, 3:20pm - 3:40pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 03, 3:40pm - 4:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
How can I control what content I see and who sees my posts? What's the difference between a News Feed and a Timeline?

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 03, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Facebook is a great tool for businesses! Create a Facebook page for your business to engage with customers and promote your products and services.

Sewing Studio
Wed, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Make a beautiful pillow! Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom pillow for yourself or as a gift. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Wed, Jan 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Make some noise and celebrate the New Year with your little ones! Join us for fun, games and an exciting countdown. Ages 2–4.

Library Central
Wed, Jan 04, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Spend your winter break at the library and watch a classic animated movie with the whole family! Ages 6-12.

Blue Room
Wed, Jan 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Take a virtual journey into space. This 3-day camp is geared towards learning about our solar system, identifying the differences between planets and engaging in fun interactive activities.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to build your own website. Start with WordPress, which offers lots of options for skinning your site the way you want it.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Are you stuck on a Wordpress-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.

Sewing Studio
Wed, Jan 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Let us take you to that next level.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Do you have an idea but don't know where to start? In this four-day camp, you will develop a business idea, create a business plan, design marketing materials and pitch your concept to an audience.

Blue Room
Wed, Jan 04, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Custom design your greeting cards with graphics and text. Become familiar with the Microsoft Publisher environment, explore pre-defined templates and formatting options.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn the basics of buying and selling on eBay.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to buy and sell handmade or vintage items on Etsy.com Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Thu, Jan 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Make a beautiful pillow! Use a simple pattern and your imaginations to create a custom pillow for yourself or as a gift. We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro.

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Library Central
Thu, Jan 05, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Spend your winter break at the library and watch a classic animated movie with the whole family! Ages 6-12.

Blue Room
Thu, Jan 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Take a virtual journey into space. This 3-day camp is geared towards learning about our solar system, identifying the differences between planets and engaging in fun interactive activities.

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 05, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

Sewing Studio
Thu, Jan 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Do you have an idea but don't know where to start? In this four-day camp, you will develop a business idea, create a business plan, design marketing materials and pitch your concept to an audience.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Thu, Jan 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club weekly discussion group to talk, meet other book club members, share experiences, and have fun.

Learning Cube
Thu, Jan 05, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Socialize with other fiber artists in a relaxed environment. Bring both your current work in progress and recently finished projects to share with the group.

Creative Workspace
Thu, Jan 05, 6:00pm - 6:20pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Creative Workspace
Thu, Jan 05, 6:20pm - 6:40pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Tech Central
Thu, Jan 05, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Indienomicon is a community banded together and on a mission to bring awareness to the excitement, culture, and incredible talent of the indie developers of Central Florida. Our growing community includes professional game developers, students, hobbyists, and those who just enjoy playing video games. Our meetups are family-friendly and lots of fun! We hold meetups, every first Thursday of the month, to gather and see new games made by local developers.

Creative Workspace
Thu, Jan 05, 6:40pm - 7:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth – 18 months

Sewing Studio
Fri, Jan 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learn basic Web design processes and terminology and how to create a simple Web page using HTML tags. Recommended Audience: Adult

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months – 3 years

Library Central
Fri, Jan 06, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Spend your winter break at the library and watch a classic animated movie with the whole family! Ages 6-12.

Blue Room
Fri, Jan 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Take a virtual journey into space. This 3-day camp is geared towards learning about our solar system, identifying the differences between planets and engaging in fun interactive activities.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 06, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Want to expand your skills? Learn how to layout Web pages using HTML5 tags. In this class, you learn how to create a header, footer and different sections in a Web page. Recommended Audience: Adult

Rescheduled
Fri, Jan 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Friday, January 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?

Blue Room
Fri, Jan 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Do you have an idea but don't know where to start? In this four-day camp, you will develop a business idea, create a business plan, design marketing materials and pitch your concept to an audience.

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Want to take your coding skills to the next level? Learn how to write proper Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) code and format Web pages using external style sheets. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Fri, Jan 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
What will you create today? Explore, experiment or be entertained. Ages 6-18.

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Customize your Web pages using CSS. Learn how to add functionality such as Google Maps CSS Hovers and Transitions into Web pages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth – 18 months

Sewing Studio
Sat, Jan 07, 9:45am - 10:45am
Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching straight lines.
This event is full

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
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.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months – 3 years

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5

Collaboration Station B
Sat, Jan 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
We talk about Podcasting, podcasting technology, setups, software, services, techniques, tips, and tricks.

Albertson Room
Sat, Jan 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Celebrate National Get Organized (GO) Month with Jane Cole, CPO of Happy Home Organizing Solutions. Click for more information.

Sewing Studio
Sat, Jan 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Create a simple pocket square. Join us in this basic sewing class and learn to measure, stitch straight seams and stitch around corners.
This event is full

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 07, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

Fab Lab
Sat, Jan 07, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you simply need a space and tools to build your maker projects? We have the equipment and tools, you bring your materials and projects! (tic101)

Learning Cube
Sat, Jan 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Create trendy accessories with upcycled fabric and your fingers.

Library Central
Sat, Jan 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pianists Catherine Lan and Tao Lin will present a classical music recital. Dr. Lan and Professor Lin have toured internationally and nationally as recitalists. Click for more information.

Sewing Studio
Sat, Jan 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Albertson Room
Sat, Jan 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Join Jennie Jarvis, award-winning screenwriter and educator, as she walks you through the basics of what it takes to write a feature film. Click for more information

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Learning Cube
Sun, Jan 08, 1:15pm - 3:15pm
Each month crochet a unique block that can be enjoyed alone or joined together. At the end of the year, attendees will have the option to sew their squares into an afghan.

Albertson Room
Sun, Jan 08, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Join Sara Brown, Success & Beyond Life Coach, as she kicks off the Goal Getter event series with an inspiring vision board workshop.

Library Central
Sun, Jan 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hungrytown is the musical and married duo of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson. They have released two highly acclaimed CDs, Hungrytown (2008) and Any Forgotten Thing (2011) and have toured throughout the US, Canada, Europe and New Zealand. Rebecca has a reputation for crafting classic, instantly memorable songs, weaving modern themes into traditional song structures and Ken is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist as well as a talented producer and arranger. Their latest CD Further West was released in 2015. For more information about Hungrytown, please visit hungrytown.net.

Sewing Studio
Sun, Jan 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Creative Workspace
Sun, Jan 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about the latest home automation gadgets. Control appliances, change the temperature in a room or even see who is at the door with the touch of a button or your voice.

Magnolia Room
Sun, Jan 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all trainers! Join the official Orlando Public Library Pokémon League. Click for more information.

Cypress Room
Sun, Jan 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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. 

Learning Cube
Sun, Jan 08, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Start crocheting today! Create a unique coaster in your choice of color. Learn to chain, single crochet and how to fasten off your work. No experience necessary.

Purple Room
Sun, Jan 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enhance real life experiences using Aurasma, an industry-leading augmented reality app for iOS and Android devices.

Learning Central - Ask at Desk
Mon, Jan 09, 10:00am - 2:00pm
CareerSource staff will be onsite to help support individuals needing assistance and identifying challenges during the job search process.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Mon, Jan 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Chugga-chugga choo-choo, all aboard! Become a conductor and join us for trainloads of stories and crafts. Ages 3–5.

Sewing Studio
Mon, Jan 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Each month knit a unique block that can be used as a dishcloth or joined together to create an afghan. At the end of the year, attendees will have the option to sew their squares into an afghan.

Purple Room
Mon, Jan 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word.

Purple Room
Mon, Jan 09, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Purple Room
Mon, Jan 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Organize information in your documents. Insert and format tables to display and calculate data.

Purple Room
Mon, Jan 09, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
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.

Sewing Studio
Mon, Jan 09, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Club Central
Mon, Jan 09, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web. Recommended Audience: Adult

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 10, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you?re looking for. Recommended Audience: Adult

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Start knitting today! Learn how to read patterns, basic techniques and terminology to knit your first project.

437 - Fourth Floor
Tue, Jan 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create and refine your resume to best reflect your qualifications for your ideal job and career.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Tue, Jan 10, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Being a kid was so easy! Let’s take it back with crafts and activities. Ages 11–18.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 10, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Sergers can perform many different types of stitches as long as you know how to thread them properly. Learn to thread paths for upper and lower loopers, and for both needles.

Club Central
Tue, Jan 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas. Recommended Audience: Adult

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 10, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow. Recommended Audience: Adult

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Wed, Jan 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Brrr! It’s cold out there! Warm up with stories, math, science activities and a craft featuring some icy friends. Ages 3–5.

Sewing Studio
Wed, Jan 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Build a custom quilt block by block. Join us each month for a new design, come for one class or take them all. At the end of the year you will have a complete project perfect for keeping warm.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Create a program with Python, an easy to learn programming language. Assign variables, input data and develop calculations to make an interactive application.

Magnolia Room
Wed, Jan 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Events Department Meeting

Blue Room
Wed, Jan 11, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Take your knowledge of coding to the next level with Object-Oriented Programming. Learn modern application development by defining classes, creating objects and simplifying code.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Learn database concepts and terminology. Learn flat and relational database concepts and create a simple database with multiple tables. Recommended Audience: Adult

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Wed, Jan 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop in for a game of chess at the library on the second Wednesday of every month! Chess sets are available for play and rule sheets are provided. All ages.

Wed, Jan 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn about the Foundation Center's online resources such as GrantSpace.org (website), Foundation Grants to Individuals (database), Foundation Directory Online - Professional (database) and how you may use these sources of grant information. Monthly sessions meet on the fourth floor of the Orlando Public Library (downtown) in Room 437. RSVP 407-835-7323

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Wed, Jan 11, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Reading the hieroglyphics on a sewing pattern can be quite intimidating. Let us take you to that next level.

Club Central
Wed, Jan 11, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library.

Purple Room
Wed, Jan 11, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Learn how to create and customize forms and reports using data from tables and queries! You will also add a navigation menu using the Switchboard Manager. Recommended Audience: Adult

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 12, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Club Central
Thu, Jan 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Thu, Jan 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join Mayor Buddy's Book Club weekly discussion group to talk, meet other book club members, share experiences, and have fun.

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sewing Studio
Thu, Jan 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Create an easy knit skirt using your body measurements. Use sergers to create professional seams on this fast and easy project.

Learning Cube
Thu, Jan 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Socialize with other fiber artists in a relaxed environment. Bring both your current work in progress and recently finished projects to share with the group.

Fab Lab
Thu, Jan 12, 5:45pm - 7:45pm
Sit and relax while painting on a canvas with instructor assistance, and walk away with your very own masterpiece! (tic101)

Purple Room
Thu, Jan 12, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Cypress Room
Thu, Jan 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Relax after the holidays and celebrate Hot Tea Month with a cup of stress relief tea. Karon Cannon of Tea Craze shares tips on blending teas to get the perfect cup for your needs.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth – 18 months

Sewing Studio
Fri, Jan 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Arm knit beautiful accessories, blankets and home décor easily and quickly. Learn how to create yarn perfect for arm knitting and knit a classic infinity scarf.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months – 3 years

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Fri, Jan 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Develop interactive Web pages with rich media content. Students will learn the fundamental of JavaScript and useful techniques to bring a static Web pages to life.

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Dive into the world of developing interactive webpages. Learn the fundamental of PHP, a widely-used programming language for designing web apps.

437 - Fourth Floor
Fri, Jan 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Got questions? We have answers. Join us for Q & A on job searching and career development.

Sewing Studio
Fri, Jan 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?

Purple Room
Fri, Jan 13, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Take your webpages coding skills to the next level! Learn how to build dynamic data-driven content with PHP. Recommended Audience: Adult

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Designed especially for infants from birth – 18 months

Sewing Studio
Sat, Jan 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.

Blue Room
Sat, Jan 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Learn about the functionality of Photoshop and explore the environment. Become familiar with using selection and editing tools.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Designed especially for toddlers 18 months – 3 years

Interactive Media Wall
Sat, Jan 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
We're about Game Development, Game Programming, Video Games, Game Design, 3D Modeling, Augmented Reality, Independent Game Development Indie Games, Video Game Development Video Game Design and more.

Children's Department - Ask at Desk
Sat, Jan 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Designed especially for preschoolers ages 3-5

Blue Room
Sat, Jan 14, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and text tools. Become familiar with adding basic effects to images.

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Animate your world with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to move characters around the world. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Sewing Studio
Sat, Jan 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?

Purple Room
Sat, Jan 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to apply best practices and techniques to successfully convert a Microsoft Word manuscript into an eBook.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Turn scraps of fabric into beautiful designs using different stitches and stabilizers. Learn three great methods to applique with a sewing machine.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Whether you're a new or experienced Windows user, discover the ins and outs of the latest update of this popular operating system.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 17, 11:00am - 11:20am
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 17, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 17, 11:20am - 11:40am
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 17, 11:40am - 12:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device.

Learning Cube
Tue, Jan 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Increase your knitting skills. Shape your work with basic increase and decrease stitches.

437 - Fourth Floor
Tue, Jan 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn tips and tricks on creating the perfect cover or thank you letters.

Sewing Studio
Tue, Jan 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Put your sewing machine to more use than just the basics! Learn to stabilize and stitch machine buttonholes for a polished finish.

Blue Room
Tue, Jan 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Animate your world with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to move characters around the world. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.

Club Central
Tue, Jan 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gaming and homework help collide at the library.

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

Purple Room
Tue, Jan 17, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
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.