WhizKids

Come join the coolest new tech club!

Join WhizKids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday March 5 10:30am

Online (Virtual Room - Youth Services 2)

Event Categories: Coding & Robotics; Live Online Class

Complete challenges using code. Explore computer science with characters from Frozen, Minecraft and Star Wars in Hour of Code tutorials.

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Tuesday March 5 1:30pm

Orlando Public Library (Blue Room)

Event Categories: Basic Tech Skills

Learn safety tips and good practices when using the Internet.

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Tuesday March 5 1:30pm

Online (Virtual Room - Youth Services 2)

Event Categories: Coding & Robotics; Live Online Class

Learn how to animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, write programs and bring it all to life. Learn the basics of computer science with the iPad ScratchJr app.

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Tuesday March 5 3:30pm

Fairview Shores Branch (Fairview Shores - Computer Classroom)

Event Categories: Basic Tech Skills; Coding & Robotics

Machines can learn just like us! Explore the ocean while learning how machines can see patterns and predict outcomes.

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Wednesday March 6 2:15pm

Eatonville Branch (Meeting Room)

Event Categories: Science & Math

Have fun with physics! Simulate physics in the real world with Algodoo. Experiment with objects and see how they react to the forces of gravity and friction.

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Wednesday March 6 3:30pm

Fairview Shores Branch (Fairview Shores - Computer Classroom)

Event Categories: Arts & Crafting

Put together cool comic drawings using Comic Life. Change layouts, add cartoons, and write a story to make your comic drawings come alive!

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Wednesday March 6 4:00pm

Washington Park Branch (Washington Park - Technology Classroom)

Event Categories: Coding & Robotics; Game Design & Virtual Reality; Games & Activities

Make your own Minecraft world! Program the environment, animals and mobs. Use algorithms, functions, loops, and conditions to complete code challenges.

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Wednesday March 6 4:00pm

Alafaya Branch (Alafaya - Computer Lab)

Event Categories: Coding & Robotics; Science & Math

Explore science and engineering with LEGOs! Learn about earthquakes, and how we can build buildings to withstand different magnitudes while building your own earthquake simulator.

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Thursday March 7 11:00am

Orlando Public Library (Purple Room)

Event Categories: Coding & Robotics; Maker/DIY

Explore the basics of coding electronics while you build exciting projects with Snapino. Program an Arduino to control LED lights.

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Thursday March 7 11:00am

Orlando Public Library (Blue Room)

Event Categories: Graphic Design; Web Design

Learn the frame animation capabilities of Adobe Photoshop through the creation of an animated GIF.

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Registration is required. Library account must have an account in good standing in order to attend a class or camp. Non-Library cardholders may attend by paying a $10 non-refundable class registration fee and any applicable materials fee for each class or each camp day at the time of registration. Materials fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable to another class, camp or person under any circumstances. You must attend the first day of camp in order to participate in the rest of the camp. For more information, please read the Class and Camp Registration and Cancellation guidelines.