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:
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

May 01, 2017 

Prompt

Choose a line to inspire a story.

The horse came back alone.

He closed the blinds, cutting off his nosy neighbor’s view.

The slap echoed throughout the restaurant.

Mama done tole me never to do it. I done it anyway.

He desperately wanted to breathe.

The young couple, who’d just gotten engaged ten minutes earlier, didn’t think the hot air balloon was supposed to make a hissing sound.

The house swayed precariously in the aftermath of the earthquake.

He had no desire to attend his father's funeral but he showed up anyway.

Many of these courtesy of: http://thejohnfox.com/2016/06/first-line-generator/

Five Words

Fire, love, flatulence, cobblestone, mirage
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.
 
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, May. 2, 6:45-7:30 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
Children ages 5-18 are invited to create a one-of-a-kind thank-you gift for their favorite teacher at 6:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 2 at the Union Township Branch Library. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 528-1744 or sign up online.
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.
Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, May. 4, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Cafe will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Thursdays, April 27-May 25 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Teens, enjoy snacks, games, challenges and other activities at the library! Hang out with your friends at our weekly after-school club led by Erika Stockman, a prevention specialist with Clermont Recovery Center. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 
Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, May. 11, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Cafe will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Thursdays, April 27-May 25 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Teens, enjoy snacks, games, challenges and other activities at the library! Hang out with your friends at our weekly after-school club led by Erika Stockman, a prevention specialist with Clermont Recovery Center. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 
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

May 01, 2017 

Prompt

Choose a line to inspire a story.

The horse came back alone.

He closed the blinds, cutting off his nosy neighbor’s view.

The slap echoed throughout the restaurant.

Mama done tole me never to do it. I done it anyway.

He desperately wanted to breathe.

The young couple, who’d just gotten engaged ten minutes earlier, didn’t think the hot air balloon was supposed to make a hissing sound.

The house swayed precariously in the aftermath of the earthquake.

He had no desire to attend his father's funeral but he showed up anyway.

Many of these courtesy of: http://thejohnfox.com/2016/06/first-line-generator/

Five Words

Fire, love, flatulence, cobblestone, mirage
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.
 
Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, May. 18, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Cafe will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Thursdays, April 27-May 25 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Teens, enjoy snacks, games, challenges and other activities at the library! Hang out with your friends at our weekly after-school club led by Erika Stockman, a prevention specialist with Clermont Recovery Center. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, May. 22, 6:30 p.m.
or call (513)724-1070.

Join representatives from the OSU Extension Office at 6:30 p.m., Monday May 22 for a workshop on embellishing and re-purposing clothing. For attendees ages 13-adult. Call the library at 724-1070 for more information or register online at clermontlibrary.org to reserve your place.

Williamsburg Branch
Thursday, May. 25, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Cafe will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Thursdays, April 27-May 25 at the Williamsburg Branch Library, 594 Main Street. Teens, enjoy snacks, games, challenges and other activities at the library! Hang out with your friends at our weekly after-school club led by Erika Stockman, a prevention specialist with Clermont Recovery Center. For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
 
All Locations
Monday, May. 29
Visit us online anytime for downloadable books, magazines, movies & more.
Cardinal Quilters
Felicity Branch
Thursday, Jun. 1, 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.
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
or call (513)528-1744.
ages 13 and up

Join us as we discover the ease of re-purposing clothes! The Ohio State University Extension will demonstrate how easy and fun it can be to give new life to old clothes.

For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 528-1744.
Williamsburg Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 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

May 01, 2017 

Prompt

Choose a line to inspire a story.

The horse came back alone.

He closed the blinds, cutting off his nosy neighbor’s view.

The slap echoed throughout the restaurant.

Mama done tole me never to do it. I done it anyway.

He desperately wanted to breathe.

The young couple, who’d just gotten engaged ten minutes earlier, didn’t think the hot air balloon was supposed to make a hissing sound.

The house swayed precariously in the aftermath of the earthquake.

He had no desire to attend his father's funeral but he showed up anyway.

Many of these courtesy of: http://thejohnfox.com/2016/06/first-line-generator/

Five Words

Fire, love, flatulence, cobblestone, mirage
River City Writers&r
New Richmond Branch
Monday, Jun. 5, 6-7:45 p.m.
Join the River City Writers' Group from 6-7:45 p.m., Mondays, June 5 & 19 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.
Goshen Branch
Tuesday, Jun. 6
Mentors needed to help students this summer with their reading on Tuesdays, June 6-July 11 or Wednesdays, June 7-July 12 at the Goshen Branch Library. Read with a student once a week to improve their reading skills. For more information call the library at 722-1221.
Owensville Branch
Tuesday, Jun. 6, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
or call (513)732-6084.
Join us to celebrate the new season of Doctor Who at 6:30-7:45 p.m., Tuesday, June 6 at the Owensville Branch Library. Fellow "Whovians" are invited for trivia and snacks. Create your own cool Tardis mug to take home. For attendees ages 10-17. For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 732-6084 or visit us online to reserve your space.
Williamsburg Branch
Saturday, Jun. 10, 10:00 a.m.
or call (513)724-1070.
Discover the Double Agent is an interactive adventure game at the Williamsburg Branch Library, Saturday, June 10 at 10:00 a.m.

You and your team have arrived for espionage training when you discover your instructor has vanished after he reported a double agent. He managed to leave clues to the identity of the traitor in his training room but they're hidden. You have 30 minutes to identify the double agent and exit the room before it self-destructs. Can you save the spy agency by discovering the mole?

For attendees ages 10-adult. Each game consist of ten players, groups are encouraged to register at the same time to play as a team. RSVP online. Other available event times are: 11:00 a.m., Noon, 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. For more information call the library at 724-1070.