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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Batavia Branch
Tuesday, Jul. 5, 3:30 p.m.
Join the Appalachian Book Discussion at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 5 at the Batavia Branch Library, 180 S. Third Street. Discover Appalachia through books, both fiction and non-fiction, by participating in a discussion group focusing on this diverse culture. This month we will be reading Every River on Earth edited by Neil Carpathios. For more information or to reserve a copy, please call the library at 732-2128. For Adults.
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Jul. 6, 2 p.m.
Share your passion for reading. Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends. On Wednesday, July 6 at 2 p.m. we will be discussing The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown. For more information, call the library at 752-5580.
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Jul. 7, 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, Jul. 7, 1:30 p.m.
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, July 7 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing The Fault in Our Stars by John Green 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!
Union Twp. Branch
Thursday, Jul. 7, 2-3 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
Join us for UT Talks: History of Western Fashion at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7. Did you know that 100 years ago, hat pins could be as long as 18 inches, and were used by women as protection as well as decoration? This month we will be presenting the history of Western fashion. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 528-1744 or sign up online.
Goshen Branch
Saturday, Jul. 9, 1 p.m.
or call (513)722-1221.
Friends of all ages are invited to Tea with Beatrix Potter and Peter Rabbit at 1 p.m., Saturday, July 9 at the Goshen Branch Library, 6678 State Route 132. Celebrate the works and 150th birthday of Beatrix Potter, creator of the beloved storybook characters Peter Rabbit, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Two Bad Mice. Enjoy afternoon tea and create a Peter Rabbit watercolor with Beatrix herself. Peter and his friends may stop by. RSVP online or call the library at 722-1221 for more information.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Jul. 9, 2 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Join us to discover DIY Nail Art at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 9 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library, 1099 State Route 131. Learn to create fun and trendy nail designs using tools you already have around the house such as makeup sponges, toothpicks and tape. Bring your own favorite nail polishes or use the ones we will have on hand. All other supplies will be provided. Please arrive with fingernails that are ready to paint. RSVP online or call the library at 248-0700 for more information. For attendees 13-adult.
 
Preserving the Harve
Bethel Branch
Monday, Jul. 11, 6 p.m.
or call (513)734-2619.
Preserving the Harvest will start at 6 p.m., Monday, July 11 at the Bethel Branch Library, 611 West Plane Street. Join Margaret Jenkins from the OSU Extension Service in Clermont County to learn about basic fruit and vegetable gardening techniques for backyard, community or container gardening. This program is designed to inform and inspire all skill levels to grow, prepare, and preserve local foods. Also, learn how to safely preserve vegetables, fruits, jams, pickles and more. For more information call the library at 734-2619 or register online. For attendees ages 13-adult.
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Jul. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Share your passion for reading. Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends. On Monday, July 11 at 6 p.m. we will be discussing Mrs. Grant & Madame Jule by Jennifer Chiaverini. For more information, call the library at 528-1744.

Book Description: Julia Grant, beloved as Ullyses S. Grant’s wife and the First Lady, grappled with a profound and complex relationship with Jule, the slave who was her namesake. While Julia spoke out for women -- Union and Confederate -- she continued to hold Jule as a slave behind Union lines. Upon the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, Jule claimed her freedom and rose to prominence as a businesswoman in her own right.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Jul. 11, 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, Jul. 11, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, July 11 & 18 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, Jul. 12, 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.
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, Jul. 12, 2 p.m.
If you love to read, visit our 2nd Tuesday Book Club at 2 p.m., July 12 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 The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah. For more information or to reserve a copy, call the library at 724-1070.

 

Felicity Branch
Tuesday, Jul. 12, 6-7:30 p.m.
Join us at 6 p.m., Tuesdays, Jun 14 & July 12 at the Felicity Branch Library for Family Night at the Library! Enjoy a movie, snacks and crafts. It will be great time for the whole family! For attendees ages 5 to adult. For more information call the library at 876-4134.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Jul. 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Second Tuesday Summer Pilates will start at 6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, June 14 & July 12 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library, 1099 State Route 131. Kate Graham, owner of Pendleton Pilates, will lead us in a beginner's easy Pilates class. This Pilates mat class is designed to challenge the beginner and the practicing Pilates student. Mat classes are a great way to learn the fundamental principles of the Pilates method. Participants are required to bring their own mats. For participants ages 16 to adult. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 248-0700 or sign up online.
New Richmond Branch
Tuesday, Jul. 12, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call (513)553-0570.
Rollin' on the River, presented by the Cincinnati Museum Center will start at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 12 at the New Richmond Branch Library, 103 River Valley Boulevard. Explore early travel on the Ohio River as presented by the Cincinnati Museum Center. Cincinnati was second only to Pittsburgh in the construction of steamboats. These river queens were important to Cincinnati for employment, trade, industry, entertainment and leisure. Learn about the people who traveled, worked and/or lived on riverboats. Call the library at 553-0570 for more information or for a reminder call. Attendees may also RSVP online. For ages 12 to adult. Younger children welcome with their caregiver.
Goshen Branch
Wednesday, Jul. 13, 1:30 p.m.
Join us for the Check It Out book discussion at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 13 at the Goshen Branch Library. This month's title will be Where the Heart Is  by Billie Letts. Books will be available at the library. For more information, adults can call the library at 722-1221. New members welcome!
Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, Jul. 14, 10:30 a.m.-Noon
The Williamsburg Branch Library's Creative Writing Group meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to Noon. New participants are always welcome. Prompts are given weekly to inspire, but they are not required assignments. Attendees are not expected to share, but everyone is welcome to read their stories. Members give positive feedback with a focus on supporting every writer. Critiques are given if requested. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.

 

 

Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Jul. 16, 1-2:30 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Bi-Okoto Drum & Dance Theatre will share their culture through exciting performances featuring a broad range of dance dialects and styles. Through the music and movement, participants will journey to West Africa to experience this rich culture and heritage. Attendees will be invited to join in the fun and learn how to move and groove. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 248-0700 or sign up online.
New Richmond Branch
Monday, Jul. 18, 1 p.m.
You are invited to the New Richmond Branch Library at 1 p.m., Monday, July  18 for the Bookends book discussion group meeting. This month we will be discussing The Vacationers by Emma Straub. For more information or to reserve a book, call the library at 553-0570. New members are welcome.