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, North Orange Branch, Orlando Public Library, South Creek Branch, Southeast Branch, Southwest Branch, Washington Park Branch, West Oaks Branch, Windermere Branch, and Winter Garden Branch.
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.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at West Oaks 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.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Orlando Public Library
Create and design three-dimensional objects like models of really tall buildings or invent something new! (Ages 8-12)
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at South Creek Branch
Would you like to further explore a topic or idea covered in one of our classes? Come hangout with other whiz kids and dig a little deeper.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Southeast Branch
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth. Also, go beyond the Earth with Google.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Winter Garden Branch
Fly around the globe and view famous world landmarks using Google Earth. Also, go beyond the Earth with Google Sky!
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 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 8 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.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at North Orange Branch
Want to create your very own music mix? Learn how to use Audacity's sound tools to edit and mix audio files like a pro.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Alafaya Branch
Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!
Friday, December 13, 2013 at South Creek Branch
Use the Internet to create a cool 3D-animated cartoon avatar of yourself that can be used all over the Web.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Edgewater Branch
Create a dynamic slideshow presentation with animations and cool images for a school project using Microsoft PowerPoint. #campsavvy
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.