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, Orlando Public Library, South Creek Branch, Southwest Branch, Washington Park Branch, West Oaks 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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WhizKids: Intro to Radio Electronics Using Snap Circuits (9-12) »

Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Melrose Center

Explore the basics of radio electronics while you build AM transmitters, AM radios and FM radios. Learn the basic science of radio waves and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning about electronics a snap. #tic #fabtic #whizkids

3:30
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WhizKids: Intro to Solar Power Using Snap Circuits (9-12) »

Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Melrose Center

Explore the power of the sun while you build solar powered alarms, radios and experiment with light levels. Learn the basic science of solar power and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning about electronics a snap. #tic #fabtic #whizkids

1:30
PM

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

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Melrose Center

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

5:00
PM

Whiz Kids: Machines, Motion and Engineering Using K'NEX (age 8-12) »

Monday, April 20, 2015 at Windermere Branch

Use K'NEX construction system to build machines such as transmissions, drag racers, cranes, rocket launchers, and more. Make learning about simple machines, motion and engineering fun with hands-on building. Fun for anyone ages 9 years and up. Registered children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop. All participants must register to attend. This class is taught in a collaborative learning environment. Participants may work in teams of 2-3 students. #tic #fabtic

4:45
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Whiz Kids: Introduction to Computer Programming (9-12) »

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Windermere 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 hands-on development environment that is easy to master. #afterschool

4:30
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WhizKids: littleBits: Engineering and Design (9-12) »

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Melrose Center

Build electronic models that solve real world problems with these simple to use kits of electronic components. Learn how power, sensors and output devices can be combined to construct machines that react to their surroundings. (Ages 9-12) #tic #fabtic #whizkids

4:45
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Whiz Kids: Create a 2D Video Game Level 1 (8-12) »

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 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.

4:30
PM

WhizKids: littleBits: Robotics (9-12) »

Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Melrose Center

Build simple robots that reacts to light, sound and movement with these simple to use kits of electronic components. Learn how power, sensors and output devices can be compared to the human senses and actions. #tic #fabtic #whizkids

4:30
PM

WhizKids: littleBits: Engineering and Design (9-12) »

Friday, April 24, 2015 at Melrose Center

Build electronic models that solve real world problems with these simple to use kits of electronic components. Learn how power, sensors and output devices can be combined to construct machines that react to their surroundings. (Ages 9-12) #tic #fabtic #whizkids

5:30
PM

Whiz Kids: Intro to Circuitry Using Snap Circuits (8-12) »

Monday, April 27, 2015 at Windermere 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! #afterschool

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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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