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General Election Early Voting

2018-11-02 09:00:00 2018-11-02 19:00:00 America/New_York General Election Early Voting Early Voting will take place from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Friday, November 02
9:00am - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-02 09:00:00 2018-11-02 19:00:00 America/New_York General Election Early Voting Early Voting will take place from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Early Voting will take place from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Early Voting will take place from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. For more information about voting, please contact the Supervisor of Elections. 

West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Mar 25 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 26 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Mar 27 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Mar 28 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 29 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Mar 30 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 31 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 125 Silver Star Rd.
LYNX Bus Link 27 Ocoee / Winter Garden

The construction of the West Oaks Branch was funded by the Library System and a Florida Library Construction Grant.

Genealogy Center Blog

Learn about the Genealogy Collection!

Upcoming events

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Mar 25, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Mar 25, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Mar 25, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Rescheduled
Mon, Mar 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
New date Monday, April 01, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

Canceled
Mon, Mar 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
This 4 week series will prepare you to become a U.S. citizen. Learn everything you'll need to know to pass the U.S. Naturalization (Citizenship) Test and Interview.
Registration is now closed

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Mar 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Explore all things sticky, from clingy art to gooey explorations. Come dressed and ready to get a little sticky. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Mar 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Start crocheting today! Learn to chain and single crochet to create your first project.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
What goes on in the jungle? Why do the animals do what they do? Join us for animal stories from around the world. Presented by our talented library storytellers for ages 18 and up.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Mar 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Mar 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Mar 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Play with the color of your food and turn it into something new. With its creamy texture and delicious full flavor, this savory recipe will be the highlight of your party! Registration required.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, Mar 26, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Mar 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Mar 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you are looking for on the Web.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Create awesome photo mash-ups in Adobe Photoshop! Learn how to use basic tools, brushes, and the concepts of layers and background removal.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, Mar 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Want to trace your family history? Learn tips and tricks on how to find information by exploring the Ancestry Library Edition database offered free at the library. #genealogy

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Mar 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to utilize this method and see how it can help you with your DNA analysis.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Mar 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Create a free email account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Mar 28, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to compose and send email messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Mar 28, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learn about the basics of using an Android based smartphone. Please bring your own device.

Canceled
Thu, Mar 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Mar 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Mar 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams. This is a 2-part class. Ages. Adults.
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Mar 29, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Join us in the 2nd part of this 2-part Introduction to the Sewing Machine class. Ages. Adults.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Fri, Mar 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Take your photo editing skills online. Use Photoshop Express Editor to easily crop photos, correct red-eye, adjust colors and lighting, as well as add frames and decoration.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Build your crochet skills block by block. Each month create a unique square that can be enjoyed alone or joined together as a comfy blanket.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 01, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 01, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Mon, Apr 01, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create a cute plush bunny from a single crochet square. Practice basic techniques, while learning how to create invisible seams, make pom poms, and embroider details onto your new friend.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Yoga helps to develop focus and concentration, practice good posture, clear the mind and strengthen the mind–body connection. Recommended for families.
Registration opens Monday, April 1 2019 at 9:00am

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
BINGO! Celebrate International Children’s Book Day by playing bingo; you could even win a book to take home! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Apr 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Get your genealogy research on track. Learn how to organize information at the beginning of your genealogy research project in order to help you develop and implement an effective research plan.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This program will introduce you to genealogical terms, techniques, and sources. Learn helpful suggestions on how you can begin to research your family's story.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Apr 05, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Create a Haley's Comet fizzing bath bomb and exfoliating sugar scrub for relaxation that is out of this world. Ages: Adults. Seating is limited, registration is required.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 08, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 08, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create a cute plush bunny from a single crochet square. Practice basic techniques, while learning how to create invisible seams, make pom poms, and embroider details onto your new friend.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Spring has sprung and it’s time for birds to make their nests! Join us for a celebration of the season with a bird's nest inspired treat. Registration required. Recommended for preschoolers.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storyteller Bill Cordell will regale you with humorous tales. Take a break to enjoy stories that are sure to bring a grin to your face. This event is part of our ongoing Storytime for Grownups series.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Your brain is a muscle; it needs to work out! Exercise your mind with tongue twisters, optical illusions and word games. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Apr 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Let's walk through the steps Jill Morelli, CG used in her DNA case study for identifying the unknown father of a woman born in 1920 in Wisconsin.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whether you are just beginning your family history quest or are a seasoned researcher join us to learn how to organize your genealogy documents and do your research in a systematic manner.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

West Oaks - Ask at Desk
Fri, Apr 12, 10:00am - 2:00pm
AARP Volunteers will provide free income tax assistance. Attendees will be seen on a first come, first served basis. For more information, please visit aarp.org/taxaide.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Learn about African American History, Heritage and Genealogy.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join in the savings! Become a savvy saver by sharing coupons and savings tips at this monthly meeting.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, Apr 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for an all-levels FREE yoga class! Yoga is a great way to improve the health of your body and mind. Step out of your comfort zone and join us for an experience you won't forget!

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 15, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 15, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
All are welcome to participate meet new people and make friends while playing educational board games and learning about library resources.  

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create a cute plush bunny from a single knitted square. Practice basic techniques, while learning how to create invisible seams, make pom poms, and embroider details onto your new friend.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
From crawling caterpillar legs to colorful wings, flutter by to explore the lives of beautiful butterflies. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Trees are the oldest living things in the world and they are all around us. Join us for an Earth Day celebration of trees. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
The GRO oversees civil registration in England and Wales maintaining records of all births, marriages and deaths dating back to 1837. Learn how to utilize this resource in your genealogical research.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
FamilySearch is a tremendous and free source for family history research. Learn how to navigate this website and how to make the most of the information that it contains.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Journey to Ancient Egypt for history-filled games and crafts! Learn about pyramids, mummies and more. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 20, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Scrapbook, journal, cookbook, planner? Bring your creativity and explore all the possibilities of altered books.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 22, 10:45am - 11:05am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 22, 11:15am - 11:35am
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.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Social Security touches the lives of every American, both directly and indirectly. Discover your benefits attending this free workshop from Social Security

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create a cute plush bunny from a single knitted square. Practice basic techniques, while learning how to create invisible seams, make pom poms, and embroider details onto your new friend.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Yeehaw! Round up your littles and head to the library for music, rope spinning and a whole lot of counting! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Andiamo! Let’s go! Follow your senses to the sights, sounds and aromas of Tuscany. Connect with your inner Italian and discover the beauty and history of one of the most romantic places in the world.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, Apr 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Earth Day is April 22 and we are celebrating! Plant a seed and learn how you can get your feet dirty while showing your appreciation for our planet Earth. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Sharpen your genealogy skills and learn about resources by sharing your research questions.