The Southwest Branch opened on March 21, 1989 in a beautiful Mediterranean style building designed by Schweizer and Associates Architecture Firm, who also designed the Orlando Public Library. Serving the Dr. Phillips and Metrowest communities, Southwest is near International Drive and the attractions. Southwest is a popular place for local adults, children, students and tourists.
Read the Southwest blog often for more information on upcoming programs for children and adults, book news and book club discussions, technology classes, art exhibits, new library materials, and more. Email us your suggestions or questions; or post a comment. Let us hear from you!
What superhero would you be? Choose a hero name, a superpower and more as we create our very own heroes! Ages 6-12. Seating is limited. Registration with Orange County Library System regular, property owner, or fee card in good standing recommended. Please call 407.835.7323 to register. #srpkids #tween
Direct, produce and edit your own movie using Microsoft Windows Live Movie Maker. Create a movie with video clips and photos. Spruce up your movie by adding cool transitions, effects and movie titles.
Life got you stressed? Unwind at the Library. Turn off your phone, unplug your computer, and join us for an hour of stress busting coloring for adults. Adults all over the world are discovering the relaxing, stress-reducing, and meditative benefits of coloring. Besides, it's just plain fun!
All supplies you need to color away your stress are provided. But, feel free to bring your favorite crayons, colored pencils, or markers. For ages 18 and up. For more information, call 407.835.7323; email firstname.lastname@example.org
She Venezia enjoys using mixed media and materials found in nature to capture the grace and elegance of different animals in her art. To learn more about the "Mother and Child" interactive art contest, email email@example.com. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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This exhibit features origami made from real and fake money. Contact: email@example.com