The Orange County Library System is pleased to offer a variety of programs and events each month. From author talks to flamenco dancers and everything in between, you're sure to find a program that catches your interest!
This orientation is your key to accessing the creative and collaborative spaces in the Melrose Center. Get an overview of the Photography Studio, Video Production Studio, Audio Production Studio, FabLab and Simulation Lab. Explore upcoming classes and workshops and learn about the best practices to maximize your experience. This orientation is free to out-of-county residents, but registration is required. Call 407.835.7323 to register.
Want to know how to download eBooks to your eReading devices or Kindle App? Then join us at the Windermere Library every Thursday from 2-4 p.m. to learn how to use the eBook program Freading and Overdrive.
Create graphics using pen tablets, the preferred drawing tool for digital artists. Pen tablets are a great alternative to using a mouse for drawing and painting in a more natural way, similar to using pencil and paper. Learn more about tablets, drawing software, and techniques.
Edit your video faster and more accurately with Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. Split and trim video clips with precision directly in the timeline using keyboard shortcuts. Learn how to make your video look more professional by adding a wide range of pre-built effects, transitions, titles, and more. Recommended Audience: Adult #tic #adobe
The Melrose Center will feature week-long, 2-hour camp-style sessions from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday. A materials fee of $25 applies for each camp. Registration is required with a Library card in good standing. Seats are limited, so register today!
Craft simple and easy projects using LED lights, a Silhouette cutter and a 3D printer.
Day 1: Exploring Circuitry with LED Lights: Create a personalized greeting card with a flashing LED! Use electronic components and conductive paint to construct a simple circuit. Learn basic electronics concepts like polarity, switches, conductivity and LEDs.
Day 2: Personalized Stickers with Silhouette Studio: Create a customized vinyl sticker using the Silhouette Cameo electronic cutting machine. Learn the basics of Silhouette Studio graphic design software including adding shapes, designs and text.
Day 3: Custom Cookie Cutters & 3D for Kids: Use a simple online tool to design your own custom cookie cutter. See your design come to life as it is created on one of our 3D printers.
Day 4: Photo Booth and Button Maker: Create your own buttons using photos and a button press. Customize the look of your buttons with graphic design and photo editing software.
Day 5: Build a LED Night Light: Create a customized night light using the Silhouette Cameo electronic cutting machine. Create a basic circuit while learning simple circuitry and electronics.
Day 6: Showcase: The spotlight is on you! On the last day of the camp, you'll have a chance to present your awesome projects to your family, friends, and others who will attend the camp's Showcase event. Share what you have learned about Electronic Engineering!
Cost for out-of-county kids: $75 for each camp (includes classes and materials)
Learn common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.
A desktop or laptop computer with access to the Internet and speakers or headsets are required. Flash Player 8.0 or above is also required. Android (eg. Galaxy, Zoom) and iOS (eg. iPad, iPhone) users must install the Adobe Connect Mobile App. However, please note interactivity will be limited.