Events

Be informed and stay connected. Attend interactive meetups and events at the Melrose Center, located on the second floor of the Orlando Public Library, downtown Orlando.

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Photography: Outdoor Camera Walk
Tuesday, January 10, 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

Can’t understand why all your night photos turn out blurry? Come learn how to improve your low light photography skills with a few tips and tricks. We’ll go over settings that will help, tricks for lighting, and ways of turning your photos from “meh” to “wow” while walking around Lake Eola. Bring your cameras and questions. Weather Permitting.

Learn more about Melrose Meetups: Photography.

 

Exploring Electronic Music Production & Performance with DiViNCi
Wednesday, January 11, 5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Take a dive into the world of beat machines, electronic music production & performance with special guest speaker DiViNCi of legendary Hip Hop group Solillaquists of Sound.

DiViNCi will discuss & demonstrate what’s helped him on his journey from being a small-town bedroom producer to touring the world performing & working with artists such as Ms. Lauryn Hill. There will also be a Q&A on working with MIDI controllers, samplers and working with live production tools both on stage and in the studio.

Learn more about Melrose Meetups: Audio.

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Graphic Design: Creative Resource Anthology
Thursday, January 12, 6:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Have you ever discovered an online resource you wish you knew about years ago?

Design Instructor Robert J. will share his favorite art an design resources from across the web the have helped him grow as an artist and improve his workflow throughout the years.

Come share your favorite resources and discover some new ones!

Learn more about Melrose Meetups: Design.

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Video: New Gear for the New Year
Wednesday, January 18, 5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Join us for our New Gear for the New Year Meetup! You’ll get a chance to show off, demo and give a quick review of YOUR exciting new video gizmos from the holidays.

Only got socks and no video camera? No problem! Bring your favorite video production gear that you already own and love. Or, simply come to learn about the latest technology in the industry!

Learn more about Melrose Meetups: Video.

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Tech ‘n Color at the Melrose Center
Wednesday, January 18, 6:00 P.M.
Sunday, January 22, 4:00 P.M.

Tech ‘N Color bring you the “social paint nights” experience, but with a technology twist! In each session, enjoy simple steps to create stunning paintings using pen and tablet technology with the guidance of an instructor in a fun and casual atmosphere.  We will have everything you need to start! All you need to bring is a storage device to save your creation. And best of all, the event is free!

Space is limited, so register today!

The Voice of Melrose Open Mic Night
Thursday, January 26, 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

Orlando Musicians, Poets and Dancers: sharpen your live performance skills and let Orlando hear your voice.

Join us every 4th Thursday of the month for live entertainment in a creative atmosphere.

Sign-up for a performance slot.

Melrose Creative Expo
Saturday, February 11, 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Celebrate creativity and innovation with the community at this open house event that will kick off with the Melrose Awards. The Photo, Audio and Video Studios will be open for demos. Experience our Virtual Reality stations and Simulators. Get your hands on Makerspace demos in the Fab Lab. Learn about community groups who will be exhibiting and enjoy live performances throughout the event.

 

Indienomicon Meets at the Melrose Center on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 P.M.*
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Orlando Audio Meets at the Melrose Center monthly.*
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Orlando Electronic Music Meets at the Melrose Center on the fourth Saturday of each month at 2:00 P.M.*
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Orlando Internet of Things (IoT) Meets at the Melrose Center on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 P.M.*
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Orlando .NET User Group (ONETUG) Meets at the Melrose Center the second Thursday of each month at 6:00 P.M.*
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Orlando Photo + Design Photography-focused meetups are held at the Melrose Center on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 P.M.*
Design-focused meetups are held at the Melrose Center on the second Thursday of each month at 6:00 P.M.*
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Orlando Podcasters Meets at the Melrose Center the first Saturday of each month at 10:00 A.M.*
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Orlando Robotics & Makers Club Meets at the Melrose Center the second Saturday of each month at 12:00 P.M.*
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Orlando Video & Post Production Meets at the Melrose Center on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 P.M.*
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*Dates & times may vary from what is published here. Check individual group’s Meetup.com page for exact date and time.