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.
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.
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Edgewater Branch
Crunch numbers in Microsoft Excel and learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic spreadsheet. #campsavvy #SRPkids #tween
Monday, October 27, 2014 at Washington Park Branch
Learn to edit and create your own home videos. Add titles, credits, text and special effects to your movies
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Winter Garden 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! #familyfocus
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Melrose Center
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. Registered children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop. Fee-based class. Cost: $5 To pay for your class please call us at 407.835.7323 or visit any of our locations in person. #tic #fabtic #tween #whizkids
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Windermere Branch
Add cool effects to your photos, such as cartoon transformations, image morphing and artistic painting using an easy-to-use Web-based photo-editing application.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at Winter Garden Branch
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. #campsavvy #SRPkids #tween
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 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
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at North Orange 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
Saturday, November 08, 2014 at Southeast Branch
Students will compare the human senses and body parts to robot "senses and body parts". Students will build simple circuits. Students will design and build an interactive robot buddy.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Winter Garden Branch
Bring your digital artwork to life using CrazyTalk. Animate your comic drawings with crazy animated features such as movement, audio and realistic backgrounds. #tween
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.