Ready to become an entrepreneur? Join the BizKids Club! A ten-session instructor-led program that introduces middle school students to the world of business and entrepreneurship. Engage in fun interactive projects to learn office software, develop a business idea and manage a business.
- Geared towards middle school students.
- Work with instructors and mentors to create a business plan, design marketing materials and pitch your business idea.
- Track inventory and design effective marketing flyers and business presentations using Microsoft Office.
- Set up and manage a storefront and, in the process, learn effective customer service skills, merchandising and how to use a point of sale system.
- Launch a business at a Mini BizKids Market, a one-day marketplace where young entrepreneurs debut their innovative inventions and market their services or products. Funding opportunities are available to participants who complete the program.
- Snacks and drinks will be provided.
|Monday-Friday, March 16-20, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.||North Orange Branch Library||Register|
|Monday-Wednesday, March 16-18, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.||Orlando Public Library||Register|
|Monday-Friday, March 16-20, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.||South Trail Branch Library||Register|
|Monday-Friday, March 16-20, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.||Southeast Branch Library||Register|
|Wednesdays, April 1-May 27, 3:30 p.m.-6 p.m.||Orlando Public Library||Register|
|Wednesdays, April 1-May 27, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.||North Orange Branch Library||Register|
|Saturdays, April 4-May 2, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.||Orlando Public Library||Register|
|Saturdays, April 4-May 2, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.||Southeast Branch Library||Register|
*To view a club’s complete list of dates and times, please visit the club’s registration page.
This program is funded in full or part by Orange County, Florida
Orlando Public Library
101 E. Central Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32801
Fairview Shores Branch
902 Lee Road, Suite 26
Orlando, FL 32810
7391 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32818
North Orange Branch
1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Apopka, FL 32703
South Trail Branch
4600 S. Orange Blossom Tr.
Orlando, FL 32839
5575 S. Semoran Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32822
Washington Park Branch
5151 Releigh St., Suite A
Orlando, FL 32811