Are you up to the challenge? Learn about new and exciting computer programs this summer and become the savviest of them all! Have fun while becoming Technology Savvy and be eligible to WIN COOL PRIZES! Camp Savvy is a program designed for children ages 6-12. Classes for Kids include Computer Explorer, Easy Typing, The Virtual Painter, Animated Talking Books, Exploring Electronics, Building 3D Models and many more fun and exciting programs.
With courses ranging from Digital Arts to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), the Melrose Camps give students a chance to explore and learn in a fun and exciting environment with hands-on activities in the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center. A materials fee of $25 applies for each camp. Registration is required with a library card in good standing. Payment must be received to secure a seat, and seats are limited, so register today!
Camp Savvy Classes
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 at Winter Garden 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. #campsavvy #SRPkids
Saturday, April 04, 2015 at West Oaks 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. #tween #campsavvy #SRPkids
Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Edgewater Branch
Crunch numbers in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic spreadsheet. #campsavvy #tween
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at Winter Garden Branch
Have fun with physics! Learn how to use the PHUN computer program to see how objects react in this physics simulator. #campsavvy #SRPkids
Tuesday, June 02, 2015 at Edgewater Branch
Use the Internet to create a cool 3D-animated cartoon avatar of yourself that can be used all over the Web. #campsavvy #SRPkids
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 at Edgewater Branch
Earn an easy A on your next book report! Express yourself clearly and use pre-defined templates in Microsoft Word to properly format a book report. #campsavvy #SRPkids
Thursday, June 04, 2015 at Alafaya Branch
Create and design three-dimensional objects like models of really tall buildings or invent something new! #campsavvy #SRPkids
Saturday, June 06, 2015 at Alafaya Branch
Bring your digital artwork to life using CrazyTalk Animator. Animate your comic drawings with crazy animated features such as movement, audio, and realistic backgrounds. #campsavvy #SRPkids
Saturday, June 06, 2015 at Herndon Branch
Discover the amazing world of computers. Explore the different tasks you can perform with them and even see how they look inside! #campsavvy #SRPkids
Saturday, June 06, 2015 at Hiawassee Branch
Have fun playing games that can help you speed up your typing skills and learn how to position your hands on the keyboard like a pro! #campsavvy #SRPkids
Most classes are free to Orange County district resident cardholders, Fee cardholders, and Orange County Property Owner cardholders. Some classes include a fee to cover the cost of used materials. Users who reside outside the Library's service area may attend by paying a non-refundable fee at time of registration prior to class time. Please check event details for applicable fees. Where they apply, registration fees must be paid prior to class time. To pay for your class please call us at 407.835.7323 or visit any of our locations in person. A $5 late cancellation fee will be assessed if cancellation is not made the day prior. Registration is required.
For more details call 407.835.7323 or visit our online calendar to see class offerings, descriptions, locations, dates and times. Please note that the minimum required age varies by class.
Visit www.ocls.info/srp for details on additional Kids and Teens programs and contests offered during the Summer Reading Program.