Come join the coolest new tech club!

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12.

See what we are doing this week and register by selecting a listing below, or by calling 407.835.7323.

Now at Alafaya Branch, Edgewater Branch, Herndon Branch, Melrose Center, North Orange Branch, Southwest Branch, Washington Park Branch, Windermere Branch, and Winter Garden Branch.

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Technology classes are free to Library District Resident card holders, Fee card holders, and Orange County Property Owner card holders. Others may attend by paying a $10 fee at time of registration prior to class time. Please register with the child’s library card. A responsible adult or caregiver must accompany children 10 years of age or younger and must stay in close proximity while the child is participating in Whiz Kids.

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10:30
AM

WhizKids: Exploring Electromagnets (9-12) ($) »

Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Melrose Center

Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of electromagnetism while you build electromagnets and experiment with metal objects. Explore the basic science of electromagnets and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning about electronics a snap. Fun for anyone ages 8 years and up. Registered children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop. Cost: $5 Space is limited. Being on the payment waiting list does not guarantee a seat. To secure a seat today, please call 407.835.7323 or visit your local library to make payment. You must be present at the scheduled start time to be admitted. #fabtic #tic #whizkids

3:30
PM

Whiz Kids: Build 3D Models Using Google SketchUp »

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at Winter Garden Branch

Create and design three-dimensional objects of models like really tall buildings or invent something new!

4:00
PM

WhizKids: Exploring Electromagnets (9-12) ($) »

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at Melrose Center

Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of electromagnetism while you build electromagnets and experiment with metal objects. Explore the basic science of electromagnets and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning about electronics a snap. Fun for anyone ages 8 years and up. Registered children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop. Cost: $5 Space is limited. Being on the payment waiting list does not guarantee a seat. To secure a seat today, please call 407.835.7323 or visit your local library to make payment. You must be present at the scheduled start time to be admitted. #fabtic #tic #whizkids

5:15
PM

Whiz Kids: Easy Typing for Kids »

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at North Orange Branch

Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro! #whizkids #tween

2:00
PM

WhizKids: Basic Electronics Using Snap Circuits (6-8) »

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Melrose Center

Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such a flashing light, a radio alarm, a doorbell, and much, much more. Make learning electronics a snap! This class is taught in a collaborative learning environment. Participants may work in teams of 2-3 students. #fabtic #tic #whizkids

3:30
PM

Whiz Kids: PHUN Sandbox »

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Winter Garden Branch

Have fun with physics! Use the PHUN computer program to see how objects react in this physics simulator.

4:30
PM

Whiz Kids: Create a 2D Video Game Level 1 »

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Windermere Branch

Ever dreamed of making your own video game? Now you can with The Games Factory 2. It provides everything you need to create cool computer games.

2:00
PM

Whiz Kids: Travel with Google Earth for Kids (6-8) »

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Southwest Branch

Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth. Also, go beyond the Earth with Google Sky! #kids #familyfocus

10:30
AM

Whiz Kids: Create Basic Spreadsheets for Kids (9-12) »

Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Edgewater Branch

Crunch numbers in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic spreadsheet. #campsavvy #SRPkids #tween

5:30
PM

Whiz Kids: Make a Movie »

Monday, October 27, 2014 at Washington Park Branch

Learn to edit and create your own home videos. Add titles, credits, text and special effects to your movies

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A $5 late cancellation fee will be charged unless reservations are cancelled by 11:59 pm the day before the class is scheduled. For more information visit www.ocls.info/cancelfee or call 407.835.7323.

Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any class or program due to a disability may arrange for accommodations by contacting the location at which the event is held at least seven days prior to the event.

 
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