Clermont Co. Public Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Clermont County Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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Monday, May. 29
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Plant Exchange at th
Goshen Branch
Wednesday, May. 31, During Library Hours
During the month of May visit the Goshen Branch Library for their annual Plant Exchange during library hours. Bring a plant and exchange it with another to help build your flower garden. We always have a variety to choose from. For more information, call the library at 722-1221.
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New Richmond Branch
Wednesday, May. 31, During Library Hours
Find something new for your garden! Stop by the New Richmond Branch Library in May for our annual plant exchange. Take a plant, leave a plant. This is a great, free way to get a variety of plants this spring! For more information, call the library at 553-0570.
Cardinal Quilters
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Jun. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join the Cardinal Quilters in making quilts from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, March 2 at the Felicity Branch Library. Quilts are donated to community groups like the fire department, YWCA House of Peace, Veteran's Home in Georgetown and others. Adults and teens 12 & up can call the library at 876-4134 for more information.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Jun. 1, 1:30 p.m.
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, June 1 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman this month. Copies of this title will be available at the library. Adults can call the library at 248-0700 for more information. New members are welcome!
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Jun. 1, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Kick off Summer Reading in style at our Summer Reading Festival from 2:00-4:00 p.m., Thursday, June 1 at the Amelia Branch Library. Meet a variety of animals from the Honey Hill Farm petting zoo and cool off with a delicious snow cone for the first 500 attendees. Come inside the library for more activities, crafts, and to sign up for Summer Reading. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 752-5580 or sign up online.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Friday, Jun. 2, 10:00 a.m.
Babytime at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library will be held at 10 am, Friday, June 2. BabyTime is an interactive storytime with infant and caregiver. This introduction to books using song, movement, rhythm and rhyme will help improve motor, sensory, and social skills. For ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver. For more information, call the library at 248-0700.
Goshen Branch
Friday, Jun. 2, 10-11:30 a.m.
or call (513)722-1221.
Join us for Play and Learn with Child Focus and 4C for Children at the Goshen Branch Library, 6678 State Route 132.
Play and learn groups provide opportunities for children from birth to age 5 to learn and explore through play. Connect with other parents and caregivers by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning. Caregivers will be asked to complete optional registration forms and questionnaires. Participants will receive FREE activities and materials to take home and extend the fun. There is no cost to participate. Funded by the United Way of Greater Cincinnati. For more information, call the library at 722-1221 or sign up online.
Williamsburg Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
June in Olde Williamsburgh attendees, stop by the library on Saturday, June 3 from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. to enjoy our Relaxation Station! Cool off with some lemonade, catch your breath, try out our scavenger hunt, make a craft, and enter to win a door prize. Join us for Kids Fest from 1:00-3:00 p.m. From 1:00-2:00 p.m. we'll have an ice cream social and face painting. At 2:00 p.m. enjoy a visit from the Newport Aquarium for Croc Talk. Before you go back to the festival, sign up for our Summer Reading Program! For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
ages 13 and up

Join us as we discover the ease of re-purposing clothes! The Ohio State University Extension will demonstrate how easy and fun it can be to give new life to old clothes.

For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 528-1744.
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of focusing on a building a better community, self, and friendships with a variety of activities for all ages at the Union Township Branch Library, Saturday, June 3rd, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join us as we discover the ease of re-purposing clothes with the OSU extension office. Please RSVP here.
  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  •      Build structures at engineering stations
  •      Make crafts
  •      Help create a community mural
  •      Pose with props in the photo booth
  •      Write in our collaborative journal
For more information or to RSVP for the DIY: re-purposing clothing program, call the library at 528-1744.
Amelia Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10:30 a.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Join us as we kick off Summer Reading with a Saturday Play Date starting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 3 at the Amelia Branch Library. Attendees ages 0-6 can sing songs, enjoy books about summer fun, and stay to play and meet new friends. We’ll have toys, sensory stations, and more. Don't forget to sign up for Summer Reading! For more information or to RSVP for your child, call the library at 752-5580 or sign up online.

To sign up for the main Summer Reading Festival for all ages, register our event on June 1.
Goshen Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10:30 a.m.
Join us the first Saturday of every month for Storytime Saturdays at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 3 at the Goshen Branch Library, 6678 State Route 132. This is an all ages, drop-in storytime where we will read books, sing songs, do rhymes and activities as well as make crafts based around a specific theme each month. For more information, call the library at 722-1221.
Owensville Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
What Will You Build? Summer Reading Kickoff party will run from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, June 3 at the Owensville Branch Library. Families with kids ages 3-12 can build with LEGOs, blocks, cards and more. Use your creativity to create something spectacular. Don't forget to register everyone for summer reading! For more information, call the library at 732-6084.
Batavia Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 1:00 p.m.
Joining the Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, Cincinnati Chapter, General William H. Lytle Camp # 10. For more information visit http://ccgsoh.org.
 
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6:00 p.m.
Join our Constant Readers Book Discussion Group at 6:00 p.m., Monday, June 5 at the Union Township Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road, Cincinnati, 45245. Explore different books and genres every month while meeting people who like to read as much as you do. This month we will be discussing, Room by Emma Donoghue. For more information, call the library at 528-1744.
Amelia Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Join us for What's Cooking with Don Rigo's Mexican Bar and Grill at 6:30 p.m., Monday, June 5 at the Amelia Branch Library. This month we will be looking at Mexican cuisine. Javier Melendez, owner of Don Rigo's, will be here to introduce us to the delicious flavors and cooking styles of Mexico. Samples will be provided. For more information or to RSVP, adults can register online at clermontlibrary.org or call the library at 752-5580 to reserve a spot.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Learn how to Take Charge of Your Diabetes at 6:30 p.m., Monday, June 5 at the Milford-Miami Township Branch Library. Margaret Jenkins from the OSU Extension office will be visiting to share invaluable information about how to take better care of yourself and loved ones who have issues with diabetes. For attendees ages 14 to adult.  Call the library at 248-0700 for more information or RSVP online.
Owensville Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6-7:30 p.m.
or call (513)732-6084.
Join us for a discussion about the Cincinnati Reds starts at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 5 at the Owensville Branch Library. Join a local Red's historian Gary Crouch for a fascinating evening of trivia and facts. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 732-6084 or register online.
 
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6:30-7:45 p.m.

The right place for writers, the Williamsburg Creative Writing Group meets the first and third Monday of every month except holidays at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Network with other writers, share your stories and receive interesting feedback. During a meeting you may write a prompt, receive help with writers block, or talk about interesting topics in the writing world. For ages 16 to adult. Call the library at 724-1070 for more information.

Williamsburg Creative Writing Group

May 01, 2017 

Prompt

Choose a line to inspire a story.

The horse came back alone.

He closed the blinds, cutting off his nosy neighbor’s view.

The slap echoed throughout the restaurant.

Mama done tole me never to do it. I done it anyway.

He desperately wanted to breathe.

The young couple, who’d just gotten engaged ten minutes earlier, didn’t think the hot air balloon was supposed to make a hissing sound.

The house swayed precariously in the aftermath of the earthquake.

He had no desire to attend his father's funeral but he showed up anyway.

Many of these courtesy of: http://thejohnfox.com/2016/06/first-line-generator/

Five Words

Fire, love, flatulence, cobblestone, mirage