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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Amelia Branch
Monday, Apr. 24, 6-7:30 p.m.
Discover how to create your own Kokedama Garden at 6:00 p.m., Monday, April 24 at the Amelia Branch Library. Kokedama, Japanese for "moss ball," are an ancient way of ornamental gardening, similar to bonsai. Find out how easy kokedama are to make and maintain. For more information or to RSVP, attendees from adults to 16 can call the library at 752-5580 or sign up online to reserve a place.
 
New Richmond Branch
Tuesday, Apr. 25, 7:00 p.m.
Join our Spinebenders book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends. This month we will be discussing My Antonia by Willa Cather at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 25 at the New Richmond Branch Library. For more information or to reserve a book, call the library at 553-0570.
Owensville Branch
Saturday, Apr. 29, 10-11:30 a.m.
Come join the fun as we create a spring floral center piece for the Spring season from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 29 at the Owensville Branch Library. Learn how-to paint mason jars to become a festive vase. We will also discover tips and trick to arranging silk flowers in our jars to complete our DIY center pieces. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 732-6084 or sign up online. For crafters ages 15 to adult.
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, May. 1, 6:00 p.m.
Join our Constant Readers Book Discussion Group at 6:00 p.m., Monday, May 1 at the Union Township Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road, Cincinnati, 45245. Explore different books and genres every month while meeting people who like to read as much as you do. This month we will be discussing, Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay. For more information, call the library at 528-1744.
Bethel Branch
Monday, May. 1, 6:30 p.m.
Join us for Bethel, Books & Beyond book discussion meeting at 6:30 p.m., Monday, May 1 for a discussion of The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. Copies of the books are available at the branch. New members are always welcome. Adults can call the library at 734-2619 for more information.
Owensville Branch
Monday, May. 1, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)732-6084.
Learn about Growing Fruits and Vegetables at 6:30 p.m., Monday, May 1 at the Owensville Branch Library. Join Gigi Neal from the OSU Extension office as she shares tips on how to grow vegetables and fruits. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 732-6084 or sign up online. For attendees ages 14 to adult.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, May. 1, 6:30-7:45 p.m.

The right place for writers, the Williamsburg Creative Writing Group meets the first and third Monday of every month except holidays at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Network with other writers, share your stories and receive interesting feedback. During a meeting you may write a prompt, receive help with writers block, or talk about interesting topics in the writing world. For ages 16 to adult. Call the library at 724-1070 for more information.

Williamsburg Creative Writing Group
April 03, 2017
 
Prompt
 Empty your pocket or purse onto the table. Pick three random items. Label each item as either 1, 2, or 3.

These items are clues to either…
 
A. A murder.
B. The end of an affair.
C. The last known activity of someone who has disappeared.
 Now take object 1 & match it with your choice of A, B, or C. Write for around 10 minutes about this item in that scenario. Repeat for objects 2 and then 3 if you desire.
 
Five Words
 Besmirch, Minuscule, Affable, Kudos, Life.
River City Writers&r
New Richmond Branch
Monday, May. 1, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, May 1 & 15 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
Wednesday, May. 3, 2:00 p.m.
Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 3 at the Amelia Branch Library. This month we will be discussing The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton. For more information, call the library 752-5580.
Cardinal Quilters
Felicity Branch
Thursday, May. 4, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join the Cardinal Quilters in making quilts from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, March 2 at the Felicity Branch Library. Quilts are donated to community groups like the fire department, YWCA House of Peace, Veteran's Home in Georgetown and others. Adults and teens 12 & up can call the library at 876-4134 for more information.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, May. 4, 1:30 p.m.
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 4 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng 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!
Batavia Branch
Saturday, May. 6, 1:00 p.m.
Using proper documentation of newspaper articles. Tricks to finding your ancestors on Chroniclingamerica.com, with in-house discussion. For more information visit http://ccgsoh.org.
 
Williamsburg Branch
Saturday, May. 6, 2:00 p.m.
In early remembrance of V-E Day, visit the Williamsburg Library to listen to a speaker from The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education at  2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 6. Our speaker will discuss the Holocaust and the events of World War II. V-E Day is May 8, the day in 1945 that Allied Forces accepted Germany's unconditional surrender ending World War II in Europe. For more information, call the library at 724-1070 or visit us online.
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, May. 9, 2:00 p.m.
Join us for the 2nd Tuesday Book Club discussion at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 9 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and conversations about the novel are also relevant. No script here, just interesting discussion about various books. This month we will be The Truth According to Us by Annie Barrows. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
Goshen Branch
Wednesday, May. 10, 1:30 p.m.
Join us for the Check It Out book discussion at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 10 at the Goshen Branch Library. This month's title will be Glory Over Everything: Beyond the Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom. Books will be available at the library. For more information, adults can call the library at 722-1221. New members welcome!
Batavia Branch
Wednesday, May. 10, 2:00 p.m.
The Second Wednesday Book Discussion will meet at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 10 at the Batavia Branch Library, 180 South Third Street. Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends. This month we will be reading Killing the Rising Sun by Bill O'Reilly. For more information or to reserve a copy, please call the library at 732-2128. For adults.
New Richmond Branch
Monday, May. 15, 12:15 p.m.
You are invited to the New Richmond Branch Library at 12:15 p.m., Monday, May 15 for the Bookends book discussion group meeting. This month we will be discussing To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. For more information or to reserve a book, call the library at 553-0570. New members are welcome. 
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, May. 15, 6:30-7:45 p.m.

The right place for writers, the Williamsburg Creative Writing Group meets the first and third Monday of every month except holidays at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Network with other writers, share your stories and receive interesting feedback. During a meeting you may write a prompt, receive help with writers block, or talk about interesting topics in the writing world. For ages 16 to adult. Call the library at 724-1070 for more information.

Williamsburg Creative Writing Group
April 03, 2017
 
Prompt
 Empty your pocket or purse onto the table. Pick three random items. Label each item as either 1, 2, or 3.

These items are clues to either…
 
A. A murder.
B. The end of an affair.
C. The last known activity of someone who has disappeared.
 Now take object 1 & match it with your choice of A, B, or C. Write for around 10 minutes about this item in that scenario. Repeat for objects 2 and then 3 if you desire.
 
Five Words
 Besmirch, Minuscule, Affable, Kudos, Life.
River City Writers&r
New Richmond Branch
Monday, May. 15, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, May 1 & 15 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.
 
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, May. 18, 12:30 p.m.
Join us for the Mystery Book Club discussion at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, May 18 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. This month's title will be Smoky Mountain Tracks: a Raine Stockton Dog Mystery by Donna Ball. Titles are available at the library for checkout. For additional information, call the library at 248-0700. New members are welcome!