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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Raptor, Inc.
Batavia Branch
Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)732-2128.
Join us for a visit from Raptor, Inc. with their special bird guest to discuss hawks, owls and falcons. Attendees 5 and up will learn about our local birds of prey in a fascinating interactive presentation. Raptor, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of raptors. For more information or to register for the program, call the library at 732-2128.

NaNoWriMo Kickoff Ev
NaNoWriMo Kickoff Event
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)248-0700.

National Novel Writing Month is an international creative-writing project that takes place annually during the month of November, during which time participants complete a draft of a 50,000-page novel.
 
Our Kick-Off program is to provide inspiration to those who plan to participate in National Novel Writing Month in November 2014. The event will consist of a meet-and-greet among participants; a presentation of the principles of NaNoWriMo; and a fun and motivating writing exercise. For more information or to register call the library at 248-0700. For ages 13-adult.
 
We will have a NaNoWriMo Write-In on November 15 & 25.

TAG: Teen Advisory Group
New Richmond Branch
Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30-7:45 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)553-0570.
Attendees ages 12-18 are invited to tell us what you want out of your library to help us plan upcoming events. Plus enjoy games, crafts, snacks and creative writing. For more information or to register, call the library at 553-05700.

Beginning Crochet Cl
Beginning Crochet Class
Union Twp. Branch
Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30-8 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Attendees ages 12-adult bring your 4-ply yarn and a size "H" crochet hook to class. Learn beginning crochet stitches from long time crochet teacher, Pat Esswein. Crochet classes meet the last Monday at 6:30 p.m. For more information or to register, call the library at 528-1744.

Coming to a Library
Coming to a Library Near You
Williamsburg Branch
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 3-5 p.m.

Join us at the library for a movie and snack. This month we will be watching a towns struggle with the economy and how everyone comes together at the friday night football ball games wanting a championship season. For more information, call the library at 724-1070. For ages 11-18.

Cardinal Quilters
Felicity Branch
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6:00 p.m.

Quilters share ideas and work on quilting projects. All levels of quilters are invited to join the group. For more information call the library at 876-4134.


Discover Your Digital Library!
Owensville Branch
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)732-6084.

Your library card provides access to a digital library of thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines, music albums, videos and databases. Learn about all of your options for using these resources via computer or mobile device. We'll provide an overview of the Ohio Digital Library, Freading, One Click Digital, Hoopla, Zinio, Tumblebooks and the library's databases. Attendees ages 12-adult can call the library at 732-6084 for more information or to register for the program.


Job Readiness with Ohio Means Jobs
Union Twp. Branch
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2-4 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Searching for a job? Haven't dusted off your resume in a while? Not sure where to start? Clermont County's one stop employment and training center, Ohio Means Jobs, presents job readiness seminar on the various components and stages of job readiness, ranging from resume-writing, networking, & interview techniques. Teens 16 to adults looking for more information, can call the library at 528-1744 to register.

 


Harry’s Potions Class 101
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)752-5580.
You are invited to our "Harry's Potions Class 101" from 4-6 p.m., Thursday, October 30 at the Amelia Branch Library. Our new students ages 10-17 will learn how to whip up a potion or two, design their own house tie, and test their trivia skills against other classmates. Magic folk and muggles will enjoy snacks and drinks during the course. For more information or to register, call the library at 752-5580.

Halloween Hauntings
New Richmond Branch
Thursday, Oct. 30, 5-5:45 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)553-0570.

Attendees ages 9-adult are invited to listen to the library's very own storytelling troupe, the Dreamweavers, as they share their frightening stories for a ghostly good time for all! For more information or to register, call the library at 553-0570.
 

 


Local Author Panel
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Nov. 1, 10a.m.-5 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Listen to local authors and editors who will discuss their literary works and publishing experiences. Hear from an editor what publishers expect from authors. Ask questions and have authors sign purchased copies of their books. Some books will be available for purchase the day of the event.


10 a.m. - 12 p.m.: Fiction panel, Q&A and book signings 

12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.: *Open mic 

1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.: Carol Cartaino, book editor and writer’s collaborator for more than 40 years, will discuss the traditional and non-traditional world of publishing. Ms. Cartaino is editor-in-chief for Writer’s Digest books and a freelance editor. 

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Non-fiction panel, Q&A and book signings 

4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.: *Open mic 

*Share your written work with the audience. 5 minutes

For more information or to register call 528-1744. For ages 16-adult.


Science of Eclipses (What Are Blood Moons)
Owensville Branch
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30-8pm
Register Online or call (513)732-6084.
Since the dawn of civilization, an eclipse has struck terror into the hearts of cultures worldwide. While the mystical quality of eclipses has been a part of many cultures, eclipses have long served an important scientific purpose. The atmosphere of the sun is easiest to study during a solar eclipse. Learn the science of eclipses, the types and the important questions they allow scientists to study. Plenty of time will be available for questions and, weather permitting, a telescope will be set up for public viewing. This program is for ages 16+.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Felicity Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 4-5 p.m.

Teens, tell us what you want out of your library! Become a member of TAG and you’re in the club. Snacks and fun provided!. For ages 12-18.  For more information call the library at 876-4134.


Librari-Con
Union Twp. Branch
Saturday, Nov. 8, 6-9 p.m.

A free, special after-hours teen event inspired by the coolest books, movies, TV and pop culture! Featuring special guest from GenCon, Jim Fox and graphic artist Ron LaCour. Also make a Cubee craft and try your hand at creating edible sushi. Stop by the photo booth or take a selfie by our Tardis. Participate in our costume contest. Refreshments. No weapons or replicas. Ages 11-17.


Teen Movie Club
Bethel Branch
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)734-2619.

Teens ages 12-17 are invited to join us for a movie, activity and snack. Call the library for this month's movie title! For more information or to register, call the library at 734-2619. A permission slip is required to attend.


Beginning Crochet Class
Union Twp. Branch
Thursday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-Noon
Register Online or call (513)528-1744.

Attendees ages 12-adult bring your 4-ply yarn and a size "H" crochet hook to class. Learn beginning crochet stitches from long time crochet teacher, Pat Esswein. For more information or to register, call the library at 528-1744.


Teen Movie Club
Amelia Branch
Thursday, Nov. 13, 3:30-6 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)752-5580.
This month we will have a special showing of a group of teens that must return to the arena to fight for survival. Enjoy a snack and make a craft. Permission slip required. Event for ages 12-17. For more information or to register, call the library at 752-5580.

Quilt in an Afternoon
Amelia Branch
Saturday, Nov. 15, 2-4 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)752-5580.
Learn the basics of quilting and make a traditional quilt block with instructor Laura Osborn-Coffey. Attendees ages 16-adult can call the library at 752-5580 to register for the event. All supplies provided.

NaNoWriMo Write-In
NaNoWriMo Write-In
Milford-Miami Twp. Branch
Saturday, Nov. 15, 2-4 p.m. ( Saturday, Nov. 15, 2-4 p.m.)
Register Online or call (513)248-0700.

Join us for the Write In at the Milford-Miami Twp. Branch Library. Meet fellow National Novel Writing Month participants and provide and receive support and encouragement. Or just use the time to work on your novel. Bring a laptop or paper and pen. A NaNoWriMo Write-In is an event where participants in National Novel-Writing Month spend time in a friendly and safe environment working on the 50,000-word novels they have promised themselves to draft during the month of November. For participants 13-adult.