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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Local Author Panel
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Nov. 1, 10a.m.-5 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Listen to local authors and editors who will discuss their literary works and publishing experiences. Hear from an editor what publishers expect from authors. Ask questions and have authors sign purchased copies of their books. Some books will be available for purchase the day of the event.


10 a.m. - 12 p.m.: Fiction panel, Q&A and book signings 

12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.: *Open mic 

1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.: Carol Cartaino, book editor and writer’s collaborator for more than 40 years, will discuss the traditional and non-traditional world of publishing. Ms. Cartaino is editor-in-chief for Writer’s Digest books and a freelance editor. 

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Non-fiction panel, Q&A and book signings 

4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.: *Open mic 

*Share your written work with the audience. 5 minutes

For more information or to register call 528-1744. For ages 16-adult.


LEGO Movie Play Day
Owensville Branch
Saturday, Nov. 1, 11am-12:30pm
Register Online or call (513)732-6084.
LEGOs at the library! Watch the LEGO movie while building your own LEGO creations. Enjoy an afternoon of fun and creativity. Bring your friends. Let's build something! For ages 5-13. Please don't bring your own LEGO; we have plenty to share!

Presentation from Holocaust Survivor, Werner Coppel
Amelia Branch
Saturday, Nov. 1, 2-4 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)752-5580.
Join us for a special presentation with Holocaust Survivor, Werner Coppel at the Amelia Branch Library. Come listen to Mr. Coppel tell his story about being sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp as a child, where he survived a death march and the war. A question and answer session will follow. For more information or to register, call the library at 752-5580.
 

Bethel Has a Golden Ticket!
Bethel Branch
Saturday, Nov. 1, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (October 4-November 1 During Library Hours)

It's the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, one of the 20th century's most famous children's books. There will be 100 golden tickets hidden in the Bethel library throughout the month of October. If you are lucky enough to find a golden ticket, turn it to the desk for a sweet prize. Please join us in the scrumdidilyuptious celebration! For more information, call the library at 734-2619.


Goshen Branch Library Closed for Remodeling Nov. 3-30
Goshen Branch
Monday, Nov. 3, (Closed November 3-30, 2014)

The Goshen Branch Library will be closed for remodeling Nov. 3-30.

Visit the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library for books, help and more.
Call them at 248-0700 for more information. 

Drop off bins for returned library materials will be emptied daily while the branch is closed.  

 


Pajama Storytime
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30-7:15pm
Pajama storytime: Wear your pajamas to the library! Attendees ages 0-6 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games.  For more information call the library at 248-0700.

Constant Readers Boo
Constant Readers Book Club
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:00 p.m.

This month's book discussion title will be "Girl, Interrupted" by Susanna Kaysen. Copies of this months selection are available at the library. Adults looking for more information, can call the library at 528-1744.

Summary: "In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital.  She spent most of the next two years on the ward for teenage girls in a psychiatric hospital as renowned for its famous clientele--Sylvia Plath, Robert Lowell, James Taylor, and Ray Charles--as for its progressive methods of treating those who could afford its sanctuary."

Science of Eclipses (What Are Blood Moons)
Owensville Branch
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30-8pm
Register Online or call (513)732-6084.
Since the dawn of civilization, an eclipse has struck terror into the hearts of cultures worldwide. While the mystical quality of eclipses has been a part of many cultures, eclipses have long served an important scientific purpose. The atmosphere of the sun is easiest to study during a solar eclipse. Learn the science of eclipses, the types and the important questions they allow scientists to study. Plenty of time will be available for questions and, weather permitting, a telescope will be set up for public viewing. This program is for ages 16+.

Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime at the Bethel Branch Library
Bethel Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2-3 p.m. (Tuesdays, October 14-November 18, 2-3 p.m.)

Attendees ages 3-5 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.

Toy Car Races
New Richmond Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 3-4pm
Register Online or call (513)553-0570.
Race into the library! Race die-cast cars and then participate in a car show. Bring three cars of any brand and style. Your fastest car can race on a four-lane Hot Wheels track. Your best looking car can be entered to win the People's Choice award. Join the fun! This program is for ages 3-8. Call the library at 553-0570 for more information.

Candy Science!
Bethel Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)734-2619.

Help us explore the sweeter side of science as we blow up balloons with candy, grow giant gummy worms and try to sink a marshmallow! For more information or to register, call the library at 734-2619. For ages 5 & Up.


TLC: Tween Literature Club
New Richmond Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)553-0570.
Attendees ages 10-12 meet the first Tuesday of each month during the school year for TLC [Tween Literature Club]. Book and movie discussions, creative writing exercises, and plenty of snacks to go around! For more information call the library at 553-0570.

Family Night: Sandwich Feast
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6:45pm
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.
Have some fun with sandwiches! Join in the fun of all things sandwich in honor of Sandwich Day.  We'll share stories, songs and rhymes with items that make a sandwich. You will be able create our own unique make believe sandwich. Let's be creative! This program is for all ages.

Demystifying the Pie Crust
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6:30pm
Learn how to make a good pie crust! Pie making is a skill passed down from generation to generation. The secret of most of those family recipes starts with the crust. A perfect pastry pie crust is a work of art and Cindy Mahaffey will demonstrate how to become a pie crust artisan just in time for Thanksgiving. Her technique was passed down from her grandmother and she will happily share her secrets. She'll also have samples to try! Call the branch at 724-1070 for more information.

Toddlertime at the A
Toddlertime at the Amelia Library
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 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. 
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Toddler Storytime at the Bethel Branch Library
Bethel Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10 a.m.

Attendees ages 18 months-3 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. Visit our Ready to Read: Early Literacy Skill Information Page on how to help your child get ready to read. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.

Toddler Storytime
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10:15-10:45
Toddlertime: 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 248-0700.

All Ages Storytime at the New Richmond Library
New Richmond Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10:30 a.m.

Attendees ages 0-6 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. 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 553-0570.


Fall Toddler Storytime
Union Twp. Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 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.

All Ages Story Time
All Ages Story Time
Williamsburg Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 10:30-11:45 p.m.

Attendees ages 0-6 are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. 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 724-1070.