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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Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Aug. 29, 6-7:30 p.m.
Join us for an evening of crochet every Monday at 6 p.m. at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Work on your own project or learn a new stitch with the group. Bring your own hook and yarn. Whether you are an expert or novice, all are welcome! For more information, call the library at 724-1070. For ages 9 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a parent.

 

New Richmond Branch
Monday, Aug. 29, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, August 1, 15 & 29 at the New Richmond Branch Library, 103 River Valley Blvd. Share your writing endeavors, generate ideas, hone your craft and network with fellow writers. For attendees ages 15 to adult. For more information, call the library at 553-0570.
Amelia Branch
Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2-3 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Stay fit at any age! Timeless Fitness will be at 2 p.m., Tuesdays , July 12-August 30 at the Amelia Branch Library, 58 Maple Street. Join us for this weekly exercise class focused on seniors. Instructors from the YMCA will be here to lead these beginner classes. Please consult with your doctor before beginning any exercise program. RSVP online or call the library at 752-5580 for more information.
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Aug. 30, 6-7:30 p.m.

Join us for another Crafter Dark to create your own No-Sew Throw Pillow at 6 p.m., Tuesday, August 30 at the Union Township Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road. Do you need something to cry into now that school's started? Or just a fresh addition to your living room? We'll be crafting unique throw pillows - no sewing involved! For participants ages 12-adult. All materials will be provided. For more information call the library at 528-1744 or sign up online.

Short Story Contest
All Locations
Thursday, Sep. 1
Wanted: Superb Stories. The Clermont County Public Library is hosting the annual Short Story Contest. Teens and adults may submit their entries to the library between Sept. 1 and Oct. 31. Visit us online for more information at clermontlibrary.org
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Sep. 1, 10:00 a.m.
Join us at the Felicity Branch Library for Cardinal Quilters Community Quilting. Learn to quilt or share your skills. Each month we will work on quilts to benefit community organizations. For attendees ages 12 to adult. For more information call the library at 876-4134.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Sep. 1, 1:30 p.m.
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, September 1 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 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!
Felicity Branch
Tuesday, Sep. 6, 6:00 p.m.
or call (513)876-4134.
Learn about how-to Take Charge of Your Diabetes at 6 p.m., Tuesday, September 6 at the Felicity Branch Library, 209 Prather Road. 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 876-4134 for more information or RSVP online.
Goshen Branch
Tuesday, Sep. 6, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)722-1221.
Join us for Chair Yoga at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 6 at the Goshen Branch Library, 6678 State Route 132. Just sit and experience modified yoga poses. It's a great way to relax from head to toe without the stress of standing or laying on the floor. These poses are great to use at work, too. This is the first of a three program series. RSVP online. For ages 16-adult.
Short Story Contest
All Locations
Wednesday, Sep. 7
Wanted: Superb Stories. The Clermont County Public Library is hosting the annual Short Story Contest. Teens and adults may submit their entries to the library between Sept. 1 and Oct. 31. Visit us online for more information at clermontlibrary.org
Bethel Branch
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Join us for All Ages Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Wednesdays, September 7-November 16 at the Bethel Branch Library. Children ages 0-6 years and parent or caregiver are invited to experience the fun of reading with crafts, songs, and games. Our storytimes use the five early literacy practices: Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing and Playing to help your child get ready to read. For more information, call the library at 734-2619.
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 2 p.m.
Share your passion for reading. Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends. On Wednesday, September 7 at 2 p.m. we will be discussing Dead Wake by Erik Larson. For more information, call the library at 752-5580.
Union Twp. Branch
Thursday, Sep. 8, 2:00 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
UT Talks: Video Games Are Good for You! Want to know how playing video games can improve your life? Join us at 2 p.m., Thursday, September 8 at the Union Township Branch Library. Whether you're crushing it in Candy Crush, building a computer in Minecraft, or exploring the universe in No Man's Sky, video games are everywhere and they have surprising benefits! Video games also can improve social skills, reduce stress, even slow the aging process. Adults can RSVP online to attend the discussion.
Ma Crow and the Lady
Goshen Branch
Friday, Sep. 9, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Join us for a concert with Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at 6:30 p.m., Friday, September 9 at the Goshen Branch Library, 6678 ST RT 132, Goshen.

Ma Crow and The Lady Slippers is an all-female band from Cincinnati and a 2013 Cincinnati Entertainment Award nominee featuring Bluegrass, Americana, and Old-time Mountain music. Ma Crow is a legendary acoustic artist in the Cincinnati area, a CAMMY (a Cincinnati Grammy) award winner, and a multi-nominee for the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards.

For more information, call the library at 722-1221.
Owensville Branch
Saturday, Sep. 10, 10 a.m.
or call (513)732-6084.
Learn to create a Fall Floral Arrangement at 10 a.m., Saturday, September 10 at the Owensville Branch Library, 2548 US Route 50. We will answer your questions about how to create your own fall-themed arrangement. All materials will be provided. For registrants ages 15 to adult. RSVP online.
Bethel Branch
Saturday, Sep. 10, 2-4 p.m.
or call (513)734-2619.
Join us to learn to Make an Arm Knit Scarf from 2-4 p.m., Saturday, September 10 at the Bethel Branch Library, 611 West Plane Street. Teens ages 13-adult can RSVP online or call the library at 734-2619.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Sep. 10, 2-3:30 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Music from West Africa with Sean Gaskell begins at 2 p.m., Saturday, September 10 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library, 1099 State Route 131.

Join us for a performance by Sean Gaskell, who will play the Kora, an ancient 21-string harp native to the Mandinka people of West Africa, which he learned to play in Gambia. Featured at a number of music festivals worldwide, Sean is as knowledgeable as he is talented.

For attendees adult to 10 years of age. RSVP online or call the library at 248-0700.
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Sep. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends at 6 p.m., Monday, September 12 at the Union Township Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road. We will be discussing Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight. For more information, call the library at 528-1744.

Book Summary: When her high-achieving 15-year-old daughter Amelia supposedly commits suicide after she is caught cheating, litigation lawyer and single mother Kate Baron, leveled by grief, must reconstruct the pieces of Amelia's life to find the truth and vindicate the memory of the daughter whose life she could not save. Suspenseful, character driven, fast paced.
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, Sep. 13, 2 p.m.
If you love to read, visit our 2nd Tuesday Book Club at 2 p.m., September 13 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Members meet once a month to discuss a book and to socialize. The club is a great place to make a new friend or two who share your love of reading. This month we will be discussing the title All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. For more information or to reserve a copy, call the library at 724-1070.

 

Amelia Branch
Tuesday, Sep. 13, 2:30 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
You are invited to a Lunch and Learn: Social Media for Small Businesses at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 13 at the Amelia Branch Library, 58 Maple Street. Join us as Jen Williams from Web Strategy Plus presents information on how businesses can increase their visibility on the web. Ms. Williams will talk about how small businesses can use Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and more to improve their social media presence and attract customers. A light lunch will be provided. For adults. RSVP online or call the library at 752-5580.