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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F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Meet Marc Brown, Creator of Arthur!
Union Twp. Branch
Friday, Oct. 10, 6-8 p.m.

Meet Marc Brown! He created Arthur, the books and the TV show about an aardvark, who works hard to solve situations he and his friends get into. Find out what inspires Marc and how he creates the stories about the popular Arthur! 

6 pm: Reception & a fun craft
6:30 pm: Presentation & book signing

Call the library at 528-1744 for more information.

 

Books will be provided for sale by Joseph-Beth Booksellers.

 



Toddlertime at the A
Toddlertime at the Amelia Library
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:00 a.m. (10 a.m., Wednesdays, Sept. 3-Nov. 12)
Toddertime at the Amelia Branch Library will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesdays, September 3-November 12. Attendees ages 18 months-3 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 752-5580.

Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacty Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. 
Fall Toddler Storytime
Union Twp. Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:30am
Attendees ages 18 months-3 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, and crafts. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skills Information Page on how to help your child to get ready to read. For more information call the library at 248-0700.

Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime at the Amelia Library
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 11:00 a.m. (11:00 a.m., Wednesdays, Sept. 3-Nov. 12)
Preschool Storytime at the Amelia Branch Library will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesdays, September 3-November 12. Attendees ages 3-5 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 752-5580.

Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacty Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. 
Fall Preschool Storytime
Union Twp. Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 11:30am
Attendees ages 3-6 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, and crafts. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skills Information Page on how to help your child to get ready to read. For more information call the library at 248-0700.

First Wednesday Book
First Wednesday Book Discussion
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2:00-3:30 p.m.
This month's book discussion title will be "Without Remorse" by Tom Clancy. Copies of the book will be available for checkout at the library. Adults can call the branch at 752-5580 for more information.
Bethel Volunteer Used Book Fair
Bethel Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10-5:30 p.m.
 A variety of used items for adults and children will be available including: books, audio books, magazines, movies, and music. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Felicity Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 4-5 p.m.

Teens, tell us what you want out of your library! Become a member of TAG and you’re in the club. Snacks and fun provided!. For ages 12-18.  For more information call the library at 876-4134.


Toddlertime at the A
Toddlertime at the Amelia Library
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10:00 a.m. (10:00 a.m., Thursdays, Sept. 4-Nov. 13)
Toddertime at the Amelia Branch Library will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursdays, September4-November 13. Attendees ages 18 months-3 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 752-5580.
Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacty Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. 
All Ages Storytime a
All Ages Storytime at the Batavia Library
Batavia Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10:00 a.m. (10:00 a.m., Thursdays, Oct. 2-Nov. 6)
 All Age Storytime at the Batavia Branch Library will start at 10 a.m., Thursdays, October 2-November 6. Attendees ages 0-6 with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. Visit our Ready to Read Literacy Skills information page on how to help your child to get ready to read. For more information, call the library at 732-2128.
Volunteer Meeting at
Volunteer Meeting at the Milford-Miami Twp. Library
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10:30 a.m.

Make a difference while making friends @ the library!

Volunteer at the Milford-Miami Township Branch Library and support their Used Book Fairs. Business meetings are the 1st Thursday of each month at 10:30 a.m. New Members welcome! For more information, call the library at 248-0700.

Fall Toddler Storytime
Union Twp. Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10:30am
Attendees ages 18 months-3 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, and crafts. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skills Information Page on how to help your child to get ready to read. For more information call the library at 248-0700.

Williamsburg Creative Writing Group
Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10:30am
Williamsburg Creative Writing Group
Meets every Thursday at 10:30. Come join us!
 
Prompts for the week of October 2nd, 2014
 
PROMPT
This week let your creative juices flow.  Attempt something you haven’t tried before.  Perhaps you want to write a poem or create a more serious story.  You may want to try your hand at a biography or just a short tale of your youth.  This week you be the judge.  You write what you want to.
 
In a world full of woe, what are the bright spots in your life?
 
 
Five Words
Create a short story using all five words.  Have fun!!
Golden, sarcastic, posture, maiden, Doberman
 
 
Bonus Prompt
Nonfiction Prompt: If you had to choose a different place and culture to have grown up in, what would you select? Egypt? China? Africa?
Or merely write about a character in another country with a diversely different culture from your own. Enjoy yourself!
 

Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime at the Amelia Library
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 11:00 a.m. (11:00 a.m., Thursdays, Sept. 4-Nov. 13)
Preschool Storytime at the Amelia Branch Library will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursdays, September 4-November 13. Attendees ages 3-5 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 752-5580.
Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacty Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. 
Fall Preschool Storytime
Union Twp. Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 11:30am
Attendees ages 3-6 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, and crafts. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skills Information Page on how to help your child to get ready to read. For more information call the library at 248-0700.

Fairytale Storytime: Ages 0-6
Owensville Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, Sept. 18-Oct. 23, 11 a.m.)

Join us for stories, playing, writing and singing all around our special fairytale theme. For attendees ages 0-6 with parent or cargiver. For more information or to register, call the library at 732-6084.


Thursday Afternoon B
Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

 

Adults are invited to join us for this month's Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion. We will be discussing "The Astronaut Wives Club" by Lily Koppel. Titles are available in regular and large print for checkout at the the library. For more information, call the library at 248-0700.

 

Book summary: Describes what lives were like for a group of military wives, including Annie Glenn, Rene Carpenter, Betty Grissom, and Louise Shepherd, who were thrust into the spotlight when their husbands became Mercury Seven astronauts.

Bethel Volunteer Used Book Fair
Bethel Branch
Thursday, Oct. 2, 10-5:30 p.m.
 A variety of used items for adults and children will be available including: books, audio books, magazines, movies, and music. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.

Bethel Volunteer Used Book Fair
Bethel Branch
Friday, Oct. 3, 9-4:30 p.m.
 A variety of used items for adults and children will be available including: books, audio books, magazines, movies, and music. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.

LEGO Plus
LEGO Plus
Amelia Branch
Saturday, Oct. 4, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Register Online or call (513)752-5580.
You are invited to our LEGO Plus from 10:30-11:30 a.m., Saturday, October 4 at the Amelia Branch Library. Attendees ages 4-11 are invited to participate in our themed challenge or build freestyle. This month our extra activity will include constructing a recycled robot. For more information or to register, call the library at 752-5580 or register online.