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28 February 2014 ~ 2 Comments

The General Orientation is Your Key!

The General Orientation is your gateway to enjoying the awesome opportunities that await you at the Melrose Center. The orientation lasts one hour and includes a tour of the Melrose Center. After the orientation, you will be eligible to use the creative collaborative spaces. You can also begin working on your Adobe Master Collection CS6 projects by reserving a computer with dual monitors. If you wish, you can check out our Digital Media Wall for three hours. For more information check out the other services we offer.

Check in with us next week for an update on progress with the audio and video studios.

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24 February 2014 ~ 2 Comments

Get a Tour of the Melrose Center

Thank you for following our progress. The Melrose Center at the Orlando Public Library is now open. Come visit us soon! Take a tour or sign up for a General Orientation and explore the exciting things you can do in film, photography, music, electronics, 3D printing, simulation and so much more!

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24 October 2013 ~ 2 Comments

STEM Webinar

STEM is an important topic for parents, schools and libraries.  Technology and Education Staff members were recently pleased to be asked to contribute to a live webinar to discuss the ways we teach and promote STEM education for kids and teens at the Orange County Library System.  We were proud to talk about our kids and teen classes, since we offer an extensive array of fun, interactive classes and workshops throughout the summer.   We will be participants in an additional live webinar on Monday, October 28, 2013. 

Did you know that our STEM classes for kids and teens continue throughout the year?  This Saturday, October 26 at 10 am, we will hold a class for our Whiz Kids called Hack-a-tronics: 3D Printing.  Spaces are limited, so if you are interested, reserve a spot today!

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19 September 2013 ~ 2 Comments

Adobe Creative Lab at the Orlando Public Library

On Monday and Wednesday evenings, the Orlando Public Library schedules an open Adobe Creative Lab in the Mac Computer Lab from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm.  The complete Adobe® Master Collection® CS6 is available for use.  The collection includes:

  • Adobe® Photoshop® CS6 Extended Version
  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS6
  • Adobe® InDesign® CS6
  • Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6
  • Adobe® Premiere® Pro CS6
  • Adobe® After Effects® CS6
  • Adobe® Audition® CS6
  • And much more

Customers can practice skills they have learned in our Adobe classes, or work on their own projects.  Or perhaps you would like to explore Adobe CS6 products that are new to you.

Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity . . .
And don’t forget your portable storage device to save your work!

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08 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

STEM and Creative Classes at the Library!

Staff at Southeast branch recently enjoyed a STEM morning of 3D Printing, Snap Circuit Electronics and K’NEX Engineering.    If you love STEM subjects, check out our total STEM day on Monday, August 19.  Begin with  3D Design and Printing classes,  Level 1 class at 10 am and Level 2 class at 11:30 am.  Follow with Basic Electronics using Snap Circuits at 1:30 pm and then take Machines, Motion and Engineering using K’NEX at 3 pm.

Did you know that we now offer a wider range of Adobe classes?  If you enjoyed our Adobe Photoshop classes Levels 1-4, check out our new Adobe Photoshop Fundamentals, where you will learn additional techniques.  Our Adobe Illustrator Fundamentals and Adobe InDesign Fundamentals classes continue to be very popular.

So come take a new class at the Orlando Public Library.  We look forward to seeing you!

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