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Week of the Family

11th Annual Celebration

This year's theme is "A Family That Walks Together, Talks Together." The Week of the Family is designed to strengthen family relationships. Learn more at www.weekofthefamily.org.

4:00
PM

Extreme Animals

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at North Orange Branch

View a showcase of exotic wildlife from all over the world that possess unique abilities. Find out how you can be a superhero for animals in need! Presented by Extreme Animals, Inc. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Call 407.835.7323 to register. #fallfamilyfun #science #tween #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, September 12, 2015 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, October 10, 2015 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

11:00
AM

Dramatic Disney

Saturday, November 07, 2015 at Chickasaw Branch

Students will learn choreography to Disney songs all accompanying a scripted musical to be performed at the end of the session. Presented by Dramatic Education. Grades K-3. Seating is limited. Registration required. Call 407.835.7323 to register. #fallfamilyfun #weekofthefamily

11:00
AM

Fancy Nancy Tea Party

Saturday, November 07, 2015 at Washington Park Branch

It's time to get fancy with our favorite girl, Nancy! Wear your fanciest clothes and join us for stories, activities, and crafts that will be magnifique (that's French for wonderful). Don't forget to accessorize! Ages 5-12. #tween #weekofthefamily #afterschool

2:30
PM

Double Feature: The Spiderwick Chronicles

Saturday, November 07, 2015 at Washington Park Branch

Come to a showing of a family feature film + a related book + popcorn! This week enjoy the movie "The Spiderwick Chronicles" (2008) and selections from a related book or article. #afterschool #weekofthefamily

4:30
PM

Anime and a Snack

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Washington Park Branch

Otaku, unite! Try out a recipe and snack while you enjoy an Anime movie screening. Ages 11-18. #tween #afterschool #weekofthefamily

10:00
AM

Naturalization Ceremony

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Applicants including families from countries all over the world will take the Oath of Allegiance and become United States Citizens presented by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. #weekofthefamily

4:00
PM

The Mark Wade Super Reading Show

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at North Orange Branch

Join ventriloquist Mark Wade as he takes you on an exciting journey in this super show! Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Call 407.835.7323 to register. #fallfamilyfun #tween #weekofthefamily

4:30
PM

Dramatic Disney

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at South Trail Branch

Students will learn choreography to Disney songs all accompanying a scripted musical to be performed at the end of the session. Presented by Dramatic Education. Grades K-3. Seating is limited. Registration required. Call 407.835.7323 to register. #fallfamilyfun; #weekofthefamily *Registration is capped at 40 children and must be grades K-3. Please only register child(ren) who are participating in the program.

11:00
AM

Central Florida Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Come watch the Central Florida Ballet perform excerpts from the beloved holiday classic, The Nutcracker! #family #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

2:00
PM

Central Florida Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Come watch the Central Florida Ballet perform excerpts from the beloved holiday classic, The Nutcracker! #family #weekofthefamily

2:00
PM

Preventing Cyberbullying

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Eatonville Branch

What is cyberbullying? How does it happen and how can we stop it from happening? Blogger and Social Media Expert William Jackson will provide you with the tools to end and prevent cyberbullying. #weekofthefamily

2:30
PM

Double Feature: Monster House

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Washington Park Branch

Come to a showing of a family feature film + a related book + popcorn! This week enjoy the movie "Monster House" (2006) and selections from a related book or article. #afterschool #weekofthefamily

3:00
PM

Thomas the Tank Engine Celebration

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at West Oaks Branch

Young engineers will take a journey with Thomas and Friends in this live-action play followed by games and activities. Presented by Actors Reaching Out. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. Call 407.835.7323 to register. #fallfamilyfun #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, December 12, 2015 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, January 09, 2016 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, February 13, 2016 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

11:30
AM

PAWS to Read!

Saturday, March 12, 2016 at North Orange Branch

Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs. #weekofthefamily

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