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Growing Herbs

Join us for A Summer of Herbs, an informative monthly program about herbs, at the Goshen Branch Library. At the first session, Monday, May 4, 6 p.m., Jan Anderson, from Herbs & Such Enthusiast, explains how to plant, grow and identify herbs. Attendees receive four herb plants to take home!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 722-1221 or register online. This program is for ages 10+.



All About Bubbles

It's all about the bubbles! Join us for fun with bubbles during Pajama Night at the Milford-Miami Township Branch Library, Monday, May 4, 6:30 p.m. Learn about bubbles as we make bubble snake makers out of plastic bottles and cloth. Remember to wear your PJs and come prepared to have fun!

For more information, visit or call the library at 248-0700. This program is for ages 3-10.



Teen Movie and Craft Night

The Star Wars clone army continues its struggle against Count Dooku at the Owensville Branch Library, Monday, May 4, 6 p.m. Teens, 10-17, watch the movie dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. Answer some Star Wars movie trivia. Make your own light saber using a pool noodle. May the force be with you, Jedi knight!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 732-6084 or register online.


Mother & Daughter Quilting

Looking for a fun Mother’s Day activity? Moms and daughters, consider learning how to make a quilt block. Join us at the Felicity Branch Library, Saturday, May 2, 2 p.m. You may bring your own fabric or use the materials provided by the library. You can use your quilt block in a quilt or pillow. Or you can frame it as a wonderful reminder of your time spent together!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 876-4134. This program is for ages 12+.


Make a Mother's Day Bracelet

Learn how to craft a bracelet at the Goshen Branch Library, Saturday, May 2, 2 p.m. Using beads and wire, you'll create a one-of-a-kind bracelet; perfect to give to your mother or some other special person. All of the supplies are provided by the library just bring your creativity!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 722-1221 or register online. This program is for ages12+.



Paint It!

Wear your play clothes and come to the Amelia Branch Library for some messy fun, Saturday, May 2, 10:30 a.m. Kids ages 0-3 can experiment with a variety of painting projects to explore with their senses, learn about colors and more! We can't wait to see what the kids create!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 752-5580 or register online.



Local Boys: Hometown Reds

Play ball! Jack Heffron, author of "The Local Boys: Hometown Players for the Cincinnati Reds," will speak at the Union Township Branch Library, Saturday, May 2, 1 p.m. He'll discuss the history of our hometown players for the Cincinnati Reds, from Charlie “Bushel Basket” Gould to Ken Griffey Jr. Don't miss this fun and informative look at Cincinnati baseball history! There will be signed copies of The Local Boys available for purchase after the discussion.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online. This program is for ages 12+.



Getting Out of Debt

Learn more about finances with Allen Perry of Community Outreach for Financial Education He'll talk about debt and ways to handle it. He'll also explain how Social Security can fit into your personal financial plan. This program is for adults.

He'll speak at the Owensville Branch Library, Saturday, May 2, 10:30 a.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 732-6084 or register online.

He'll also speak at the Bethel Branch Library, Tuesday, May 12, 6 p.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the branch at 734-2619 or register online.


On the Farm

Join us at the Amelia Branch Library, Tuesday, April 28, 6:30 p.m. for Bedtime Stories: On the Farm. Bring the family for stories and songs as we explore the farm and its animals with their silly noises. Make a sheep craft to take home with you. Don't forget to wear your PJs!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 752-5580 or register online. This program is for ages 0-8.


Free Web Radio 101

Learn about options for free radio via the Internet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28 at the Williamsburg Branch Library. You can customize how you listen to the radio! Join us to learn more about popular web radio including Pandora, Tunein, Spotify and Hoopla. Bring your device so you can set up an account for the music platforms.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 724-1070 or register online. This program is for adults.


Golden Age of Radio Experience

Join us for a truly unique hands-on experience with The Golden Age of Radio at the Milford-Miami Township Branch, Tuesday, April 28, 7 p.m. Join Mike Martini of WMKV for a journey back in time to the radio programs of the 1930s through the 1950s. Attendees will have a chance to play with the sound effects and will have the opportunity to perform an actual radio script.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 248-0700 or register online. This program is for ages 14+.


Understanding Social Security

Deciding when and how to take Social Security Benefits is confusing. This educational session will help you understand Social Security and how to maximize its benefits. Presented by Allen Perry, area director of COFFE, The Community Outreach for Financial Education. This program is for adults.

Join us at the Amelia Branch Library, Monday, April 27, 6:30 p.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 752-5580 or register online.

Join us at the Bethel Branch Library, Tuesday, April 28, 6 p.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 734-2619 or register online.


Low Lily Concert

You're invited to our Sounds from the Stacks concert with Low Lily at the Amelia Branch Library, Saturday, April 25, 3 p.m. Enjoy the American Roots/Celtic trio Low Lily that draws from the English, Scottish, Irish, Scandinavian, bluegrass and old-time traditions for a new and distinctively energetic style of acoustic music using mandolin, guitar and fiddle. The trio are touring the country and will make a stop here. Enjoy the music!

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 752-5580 or register online. This program is for all ages.


Facebook 101

Learn how to set up and use a Facebook account with instruction from a tech-savvy teenager. Peach Norman Owen will demonstrate how to set up an account. Bring your own device and she can help you set up one for yourself! Learn about groups, pages, messaging, Facebook games and how to upload pictures. This class is the very basics of Facebook for adults.

Join us at the Williamsburg Branch Library, Friday, April 24, 11 a.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 724-1070 or register online.

Join us at the Union Township Branch Library, Tuesday, May 5, 2 p.m. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online.