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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New Richmond Branch
Monday, Mar. 2, 6-7:45 p.m.

Share your writing endeavors, generate ideas, hone your craft and network with fellow writers. River City Writers’ Group at the New Richmond Branch Library. For more information, call the library at 553-0570. Ages 15-adult.

Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Mar. 2, 6:00 pm
Join us for Constant Readers Book Discussion at 6 p.m., March 2 at the Union Twp. Branch Library. This month we will discuss "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith. For more information or reserve a copy, adults can call the library at 528-1744.

Summary: Private investigator Cormoran Strike spends the night in his bare-bones London office after a relationship-ending fight with his girlfriend. That morning, he rushes out the door and straight into his new temp secretary Robin, who quickly proves useful when they get a new case involving celebrities and fashionistas.
Owensville Branch
Monday, Mar. 2, 6:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)732-6084.
Facts & Tales of Owensville with Rick Crawford will be at 6:30 p.m., Monday, March 2 at the Owensville Branch Library. Listen to stories about village past as told by historian Rick Crawford. Did you know the village used to be known as Old Boston? It also was one stop on the famous ride by Morgan’s Raiders. Richard has many stories and facts to share about Owensville. Ages 16-adults can call the library for more information or to register at 732-6084. 
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Mar. 2, 6-7:30 p.m.
Work on your own project or learn a new stitch. Whether an expert or novice, everyone is welcome! Please bring your own hook and yarn. Ages 9-adult. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 

 

Bethel Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2-3 p.m.
Preschool story time starts at 2-3 p.m. on Tuesdays, February 10-April 21. Attendees ages 3 1/2-5 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 734-2619. 
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 6:30 pm
Practice your English at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library during our ESL Conversation Hour each month with Alanna Hochberg, a local ESL educator. A friendly, informal group meets monthly at the library. New attendees are always welcome. For more information or to register, adults can call the library at 248-0700.  
Bethel Branch
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 10:30 a.m.
Toddlertime story time starts at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesdays, February 11-April 22. 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 734-2619. 
New Richmond Branch
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 10:30 a.m.

All ages with their caregivers are invited for stories, songs and crafts to promote early literacy. No registration required. For more information, call the library at 553-0570.

Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2 p.m.
This month we will be discussing Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. Copies of this month's title are available at the library. For more information, call the library at 752-5580. New members are welcome to join the book discussion.
Batavia Branch
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2:00 pm
Join a new book discussion group focusing on Appalachian studies at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 4 at the Batavia Branch Library. Clermont County has a diverse population and many are Appalachian. Richly diverse literature is available to explore. This month's discussion title will be "Gray Mountain" by John Grisham. For more information or to register, call the library at 732-2128.
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Mar. 5, 10 a.m.

Learn to quilt or share your quilting skills. Each month we will be working on quilts to donate to local shelters and homes. Attendees ages 12 & up can call the library at 876-4134 for more information.

Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Mar. 5, 10:30 am
Volunteers of the Milford-Miami Township Branch Library meets at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 5. Make a difference while making friends at the library! Volunteer at the Milford-Miami Township Branch Library and support our Used Book Sales. Attend a business meeting the first Thursday of each month. New volunteers welcome! For more information, adults call the library at 248-0700.
New Richmond Branch
Thursday, Mar. 5, 10:30 a.m.

BabyTime is an interactive storytime with infant and caregiver. Join us for stories, music, rhymes and tickles to begin building early literacy skills. For ages 0-18 months. No registration required. For more information, call the library at 248-0700.

Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, Mar. 5, 10:30am
Williamsburg Creative Writing Group
Meets Every Thursday at 10:30. Come join us!

Prompts for the week of March 5th, 2015
 PROMPT
Create a short story from one or more of the following prompts.
My day began and ended with---
Wow, sixteen inches of snow!
What am I supposed to do now?
The day the world stood still…
 Five Words
Create a short story using all five words.  Have fun!!!!!
 Activate, thing-a-ma-jig, emergencies, request, gentleman 
 Bonus Prompt
Take this character and run with her!
A caring 40 year-old woman who comes from a poor background, lives in a city apartment, and tends to be a little clumsy.
Or use this one:
A forceful 73 year-old man who comes from a wealthy background, lives in a converted barn, and tends to be over-generous.
(These are courtesy of  http://writingexercises.co.uk/index.php a free website with writing prompts and random plot generators.)
 
 
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Mar. 5, 1:30 pm
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, March 5 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing this month "Identical" by Scott Turow. 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!
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Mar. 7, 1-4pm
Register Online or call (513)248-0700.
Join us for Scrap 'N Crop from 1-4 p.m., Saturday, January 3 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. Bring your supplies and projects to work on during the afternoon. Meet other scrapbookers to share ideas. For more information or to register, adults can call the library at 248-0700.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Mar. 9, 6-7:30 p.m.
Work on your own project or learn a new stitch. Whether an expert or novice, everyone is welcome! Please bring your own hook and yarn. Ages 9-adult. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 

 

Bethel Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2-3 p.m.
Preschool story time starts at 2-3 p.m. on Tuesdays, February 10-April 21. Attendees ages 3 1/2-5 years are invited with parent or caregiver for stories, songs, crafts and games. For more information call the library at 734-2619. 
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2:00 pm
Join us for the 2nd Tuesday Book Club discussion at 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 10 at the Williamsburg Branch Library. This month we will be discussing "The Red Queen" by Phillipa Gregory. For more information or to reserve your copy of the book for the discussion, call the library at 724-1070.
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 10, 6 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Union Township Branch Library Scrapbooking Club Crop will start at 6 p.m., Tuesday, January 13. Attendees ages 12-adult bring your scrapbooking supplies to share, get to know your fellow scrapbookers, learn techniques and swap ideas with one another. Some die cuts, layouts, acid-free tape and markers will be available. Beginner and expert scrapbookers welcome. For more information or to register, call the library at 528-1744.