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.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Mar. 25, 2:00-4:30 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
Join us for the Ohio-UFO Connection from 2-4:30 p.m., Saturday, March 25 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. Award winning author Raymond Szymanski, the undisputed expert on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base's connection to extraterrestrials, will present exciting UFO visitation materials and unpublished research on alien contact in Southwest Ohio. Retired after nearly forty years at Wright-Patt, Ray has unique first-person access to locations and individuals. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 248-0700. For adults and kids 12 and up.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Mar. 27, 6-7:30 p.m.
or call (513)724-1070.

Discover the Silhouette Machine at our crafting event from 6-7:30 p.m, Monday, March 27 at the Williamsburg Branch Library. Learn the basics of the Silhouette electronic die-cut machine. If you aren’t familiar with the machines, the Silhouette line of die cutters allow you to cut shapes, pictures, and text out of card stock, vinyl, foam and more. This program will introduce the Silhouette and take you step-by-step through creating and cutting your first design. Everyone will get a chance to take home a small gift box. For more information or to RSVP attendees ages 14 to adult can call the library at 724-1070 or sign up online to reserve a spot.

Adulting 101: Budget
Amelia Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 6:00 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Join us for Budgeting, the second in a series of three Adulting 101 classes at the Amelia Branch Library starting at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 28. Whether you're saving for college, starting out on your own, or just needing some basic tips, this session will will help you plan for the future. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 752-5580 or sign up online to reserve your spot. For attendees ages 15 to adult.
 
New Richmond Branch
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 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 Grunt by Mary Roach at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 28 at the New Richmond Branch Library. For more information or to reserve a book, call the library at 553-0570.
Spring into Fitness
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Mar. 30, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Adults are invited to our Spring into Fitness class at the Amelia Branch Library starting at 2:00 p.m., Thursdays, March 2, 9, 16 & 23. Join us for our weekly afternoon exercise class. Instructors from the YMCA will be here to lead these classes designed for beginners. Please consult with your doctor before beginning any exercise program. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 752-5580 or visit us online to reserve your spot.
 
Batavia Branch
Saturday, Apr. 1, 1:00 p.m.
Review old newspaper accounts and listen to some Civil War history presented by Ervin Chaney, which will include a story about Margie Thomas. One of Margie’s ancestors was a member of the “Squirrel Hunters”, armed civilians who responded to the government’s call for help defending Cincinnati from a Confederate attack in 1862. For more information visit http://ccgsoh.org.
 
Wild & Wonderful Her
Felicity Branch
Saturday, Apr. 1, 2:00 p.m.
or call (513)876-4134.
Join us as we discover Wild & Wonderful Herbs at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 1 at the Felicity Branch Library. Rita Heikenfeld, Community Press columnist and certified herbalist, will show us how to grow and use culinary and medicinal herbs at home. These versatile plants make beautiful additions to the garden and offer invaluable cooking, crafting, and medicinal uses. For more information or to RSVP call the library at 876-4134 or sign up online to reserve a seat. For adults and teens 12 and up.
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Apr. 3, 6:00 p.m.
Join our Constant Readers Book Discussion Group at 6:00 p.m., Monday, April 3 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, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. For more information, call the library at 528-1744.
Felicity Branch
Monday, Apr. 3, 6:30 p.m.
Join us for Pushing the Limits: Science Cafe-Knowledge at 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 3 at the Felicity Branch Library. Myrna Little, community partner, will demonstrate food preservation. Jana Marshall, science partner, will discuss archeology. For teens and adults. To RSVP and pick up book please call the library at 876-4134.

Pushing the Limits is a reading, viewing and discussion program for adults in communities served by rural libraries, made possible by a grand from the National Science Foundation.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Apr. 3, 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, Apr. 3, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, April 3 & 17 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.
Cincinnati Observato
Amelia Branch
Tuesday, Apr. 4, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
The Cincinnati Observatory presents Archeoastronomy at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 4 at the Amelia Branch Library, 58 Maple Street. If you look at the oldest surviving works of art and architecture, you find astronomy within them: Cave paintings in France, pyramids in Egypt, intricate mounds in the Americas. Take a journey with Dean Regas to explore these amazing archeoastronomy sites and discover more of what the ancients knew about the universe. For more information or to RSVP, adults can call the library at 752-5580 or sign up online to reserve a seat.
 
 
Amelia Branch
Wednesday, Apr. 5, 2:00 p.m.
Join our book discussion group for some great conversation and meet some new friends at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 5 at the Amelia Branch Library. This month we will be discussing The Memory of Us by Camille Di Maio. For more information, call the library 752-5580.
Cardinal Quilters
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Apr. 6, 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, Apr. 6, 1:30 p.m.
Join our Thursday Afternoon Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, April 6 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. We will be discussing A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman 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!
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Thursday, Apr. 6, 7:00 p.m.
or call (513)248-0700.
The Hopeless Diamond Heist: A Library Mystery Party starts at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 6 at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library, 1099 Sate Route 131.

The Hopeless Diamond has disappeared minutes before its premiere at the library! The doors were locked, the public wasn't inside, and only five suspects had access. As guests of the gala, find clues, question the suspects, discover the guilty party and help recover this famous artifact.

For more information or to RSVP call the library at 248-0700 or reserve a place online at clermontlibrary.org. For mystery lovers ages 14 to adult.
Goshen Branch
Monday, Apr. 10, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)722-1221.
Learn about Growing Fruits and Vegetables at 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 10 at the Goshen Branch Library. Start planning your garden by looking at what type of garden you want to create. Then we will look at how to plant the garden to get the most optimal produce while understanding vegetable crop rotation. Finally, manage and maintain your garden from start to harvest. Join OSU Extension and Master Gardener volunteers to start your 2017 garden season off on the right foot. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 722-1221 or sign up online. For attendees ages 13 to adult.
Adulting 101: Resume
Amelia Branch
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 6:00 p.m.
or call (513)752-5580.
Join us for Resume Writing, the final in a series of three Adulting 101 classes at the Amelia Branch Library starting at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 11. This session will teach basic writing skills to make your resume stand out among the rest. There will also be an opportunity to review your personal resume with an expert. Bring a copy of yours if you have one. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 752-5580 or visit us online at clermontlibrary.org to reserve your spot. For attendees ages 15 to adult.
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 6:30 p.m.
Poetry Reading at the Library starts at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 11, at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. Join us for our National Poetry Month celebration of saying aloud your poetry, floetry, monologue, essay, short story or raps/riffs/rhymes. Four Greater Cincinnati writers will be speaking: Chuck Byrd, Laurie Lambert, Justin Moore, and Kristina Orlea. Part of the evening will be open mic for others to verbally present their creations. For more information adults ages 18 & up can call the library at 248-0700.
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
Join us this month for Kitchen Reader - Vegan, Vegetarian & Gluten Free Cooking from 6:30-7:45 p.m., Tuesday, April 11 at the Union Twp. Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road. Instructor Sandi MacIntyre of Scarlet Oaks and Unique Wellness will talk about vegan and gluten free cooking. She will demonstrate some cooking techniques and will have food samples to share. For more information or to RSVP call the library at 528-1744 or sign up online.