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, Southeast 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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Whiz Kids: Simple Computer Programming Level 1 »

Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Edgewater Branch

There's only one thing cooler than using a computer program and that is creating one. Explore the world of computer programming in a friendly development environment that is easy to master. #campsavvy #SRPkids #tween


Whiz Kids: Basic Electronics Using Snap Circuits »

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Alafaya Branch

Use snap circuits to explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such as a flashing light, an alarm, a doorbell and more. Make learning electronics a snap. Fun for anyone ages 8 and up. Registration Required. Call 407.835.7323 to register. Registered children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop. #tweens


Whiz Kids: Create 2D Animations Level 2 »

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Winter Garden Branch

Use CrazyTalk's customization, animation tools and controls to create a cool movie starring Squirt, the Library's mascot! #tween


Whiz Kids: Photo Editing for Kids »

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at North Orange Branch

Add cool effects to your photos, such as cartoon transformations, image morphing, artistic painting and much more using an easy-to-use Web-based photo-editing application. #tween


WhizKids: Exploring Radio Electronics (9-12) »

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Windermere Branch

Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of radio electronics while you build AM transmitters, AM radios and FM radios. Explore the basic science and radio waves and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning about electronics a snap. 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


WhizKids: Intro to Circuitry Using Snap Circuits (9-12) »

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at Herndon Branch

Explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such a flashing light, a radio alarm, a doorbell and much more. Learn the basic science of electronics and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning electronics a snap! #tic #fabtic #whizkids


Whiz Kids: Edit a Movie Using iMovie for Kids (9-12) »

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Edgewater Branch

Direct, produce and edit a movie starring you! Use the built-in camera and add cool transitions, effects and titles. This class is taught on the Apple Mac computer. #whizkids #tween


Whiz Kids: Create Comic Strips for Kids »

Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Edgewater Branch

Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive! Ages 6 - 12. #tween


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

Monday, December 22, 2014 at Edgewater 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.


Whiz Kids: Make 3D Animated Story »

Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Edgewater Branch

Tell your stories and adventures on the screen! Set the scene with dozens of cool 3D backgrounds and add animated characters and objects, each with its own unique story to tell.

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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 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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