Library End of Summer Celebration
Library End of Summer Celebration – Celebrate the Virtual End of Summer Celebration, which mark the end of our Summer Reading Program, on August 1. The event takes place live on Facebook or YouTube. Join library staff as we share all the wonderful, new things we learned and stories we shared together online. Don’t forget to track all of your summer reading activities in Beanstack for a chance to win prizes!
On August 2, the library hosts Organizing for Student Success, a virtual workshop with Jane Cole CPO®, a Certified Professional Organizer. Here she will share some helpful practices that both students and caregivers can use to create an educational environment at home.
All these virtual events and so much more are available to you online for free with your Orange County Library card. If you have any questions about the information shared below, contact us as 407-835-7323. Check us out online at ocls.info for a complete listing of all library events.
Where and When:
Virtual Event: End of Summer Celebration
Saturday, August 1, 2 p.m.
Log on and tune in for our live End of Summer Celebration. Join the virtual party on Facebook or YouTube as we celebrate all the new things we’ve learned and stories we’ve read this summer.
Virtual Event: Organizing For Student Success
Sunday, August 2, 2 p.m.
Jane Cole CPO®, a Certified Professional Organizer, will present best practices and tips that help parents and students create an educational environment for positive results. Registration required.
Virtual Event: Baby-Sitters Club Fan Meetup
Tuesday, August 4, 1 p.m.
Are you a Claudia or a Kristy? Join us for a celebration of all things BSC, complete with trivia and a craft. Recommended for ages 8-12.
Virtual Event: DIY Sock Bunny
Tuesday, August 4, 2 p.m.
Your mismatched socks finally have some use! Tune in for step by step instructions for how to make your very own no sew bunny.
Virtual Event: All Hail Our Underwear
Wednesday, August 5, 12 p.m.
Salute your shorts during this program while reading stories and doing a craft in honor of National Underwear Day! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: Fantastic Family Fitness Fiasco
Thursday, August 6, 11 a.m.
Get moving and work together with your family to complete challenges and have fun. Recommended for families.
Virtual Event: Candy Experiments
Friday, August 7, 3 p.m.
We all know candy tastes good, but did you know you can learn from it? These experiments are easy, fun and delicious. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: A World of Color
Saturday, August 8, 3 p.m.
Create abstract art using vivid colors inspired by the work of Disney artist, Mary Blair. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: Discovering the Deep Sea
Wednesday, August 12, 3 p.m.
What is all the commotion in the ocean? From strange creatures to underwater mountains, discover the amazing deep sea and create a craft. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: F is for Florida (Ages 5-9)
Wednesday, August 12, 4 p.m.
Celebrate Florida with crafts, stories and Florida fun!
Virtual Event: Sunshine State Jr Book Club
Thursday, August 13, 4 p.m.
Hear us read aloud one of the Sunshine State Jr (K-2) books, and then enjoy an activity! This month we’re reading “When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree.”
Virtual Event: Cuisine Corner Jr: Pizza Roll Ups
Saturday, August 15, 2 p.m.
Get your fingers on this delicious four-ingredient pizza recipe that is perfect for an after school snack and ready in no time! Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: Homeschool Spanish
Tuesday, August 18, 2 p.m.
Develop your Spanish skills with us! Recommended for homeschoolers ages 6 – 17.
Virtual Event: Animal Crossing Party
Thursday, August 20, 5 p.m.
Explore New Horizons as we celebrate the newest Animal Crossing™ game! Enjoy crafts and activities involving your favorite animal friends. Recommended for upper elementary and tweens.
Virtual Event: Be a Leader
Thursday, August 20, 4 p.m.
Calling future leaders! Join us for a look at past leaders and the qualities they share. Enjoy activities, stories and discussions on what it takes to become a good leader.
Virtual Event: A Trip to Japan
Tuesday, August 25, 2 p.m.
Explore the land of the rising sun with stories, games and crafts inspired by Japan. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.
Virtual Event: Going Vintage
Tuesday, August 25, 4 p.m.
From bell-bottoms to The Beatles, go-go wild as we travel back to the Sixties with trivia and a craft! Recommended for tweens and teens.
Virtual Event: Cuisine Corner Jr Bear Toasts!
Monday, August 31, 4 p.m.
Make three delicious kinds of bears out of toast and fruit!
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