Think of Your Library

Veterans Day

All branches will be closed Columbus Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11. Remember, you can renew and reserve items in the catalog at any time. All digital and downloadable items, such as eBooks, streaming video and digital magazines, are available 24/7 on our Downloads & Digital page. All branches will be open regular hours Wednesday, Nov. 12, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.


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Job Hunt Assistance

We recently conducted an online survey about how our patrons use our website, online resources, and public computers. We'd like to share some of the results.

During the survey, 23% of our patrons using the public computers/wifi did so for employment purposes. 12% of them applied for a job using our computers and other online resources. 58% of those patrons received an interview and 42% were hired!

In addition to books about resumes, interviewing, and career opportunities, we have several resources to assist you during your job hunt.

Book a Librarian: Schedule a one on one session with one of our reference staff. Ask questions about setting up an email account or using MS Word. Learn about online resources to assist with resume creation or time management or brushing up on computer skills. Call one of our branches or fill out the online form to schedule an appointment.

Learning Express Library: Online resource that assists throughout the job search from filling out a job application to creating a strong resume to acing the interview.

Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success: Tutorials about workplace skills, computer skills, job search and resume tools, career test preparation, and GED test preparation.


Mitten Drive!

Donate mittens, hats and scarves! The Clermont County Public Library will accept donations of new scarves, mittens and hats for the annual Mitten Drive Nov. 1 to Jan. 3 at any of our branches. These items will be donated to the YWCA House of Peace and to the James Sauls Homeless Shelter. Your donations are appreciated!




Letters to Santa

Santa letters bring back happy memories for many people. This year, the Clermont County Public Library would like to share your family’s Santa Letters by posting online.

Email copies of the letters to info@clermontlibrary.org and we’ll post them on our website, clermontlibrary.org. Include a small photo. Only emailed letters will be posted to the website.

The library is accepting letter now and will start posting them to the website Dec. 1. Letters will be accepted through Dec. 22. Letters considered inappropriate by library staff will not be posted.


George Remus: "King of the Bootleggers"

Join us at the Milford-Miami Township Branch on Saturday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. as Mark Plageman, Professor Emeritus of Miami University, gives a presentation on George Remus, “King of the Bootleggers” and accused murderer. Learn about one of the most notorious bootleggers not only in Cincinnati, but also in America in the 1920s. This program is for adults.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 248-0700 or register online.


Tips for Using eBay

Join us at the Williamsburg Branch on Monday, Nov. 10 from 6-88 p.m. for Katie & Pam’s Post & Profit: How to Buy, Sell and Upload Pictures on eBay. Pam will discuss how to buy items on eBay and using PayPal. Katie will talk about how to use photos to sell items. Each presenter will use a slideshow to illustrate every step of the buying and selling process. No pre-registration is required for this class but if you have any questions, call the branch at 724-1070 for more information.


Beginning Crochet Class

If you're interested in learning how to crochet, long time teacher, Pat Wesswein will teach a class for beginners at the Union Township Branch on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. Attendees ages 12-adult should bring 4-ply yarn and a size "H" crochet hook to class.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online.

This class will also be held on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 10 a.m.


Discover Space

Join our Discovery Club this month to explore life in space at the Union Township Branch on Friday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m. Learn what it takes to be an astronaut and what life is like on the International Space Station. Try your hand at making astronaut food. Explore how gravity affects our world! This program is for ages 6-12. For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online.


NaNoWriMo Write-In

Join us for the Write-In at the Milford-Miami Township Branch. 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.

There will be two sessions:

  • The first is on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 2 p.m. Register online
  • The second session is on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 6 p.m. Register online

For more information, visit or call the library at 248-0700. For participants 13-adult.


Quilting Basics Class

Learn the basics of quilting at the Amelia Branch on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 2 p.m. Instructor Laura Osborn-Coffey will teach attendees how to make a traditional quilt block. All supplies will be provided by the library.

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 16+.


Digging It

Join us for a night of discovery at the Williamsburg Branch Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 6-7 p.m. Dayna Reale will talk about her work as an archaeologist. Explore the archaelogy of the American desert west and the Ohio River Valley. Learn about life in the prehistoric past and discover where and how the ancients lived and what they ate. Also, you will be able to see and touch authentic artifacts! This program is for ages 5+.

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


Hearing Loss - It’s Not What You Think

Local audiologist Kasey Coleman will discuss hearing loss on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Union Township Branch. Her presentation will cover how people hear, the types and most common causes of hearing loss and what to do. She will cover the impacts of hearing loss and some of the misconceptions about wearing hearing aids. Join us for free informational session! This program is for ages 16.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online.


Tea and Dance Party

Join us for a party at the Owensville Branch Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 6:30 p.m. We will celebrate this year's "Doll of the Year" by making our very own tutus and having tea and cookies. Bring your doll and have fun dancing around with her in your new tutu. This event is for ages 3-14.

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


Aliens and Astronomy: The Truth is Out There?

Join us on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m. at the Williamsburg Branch for a presentation about aliens and astronomy. Dean Regas, co-host of the television program Star Gazers and outreach astronomer for the Cincinnati Observatory, will discuss aliens and the scientific hunt for life on other planets. During his speech he will talk about how he has heard every astronomy conspiracy theory and doomsday prediction in the universe. Mr. Regas will bring a telescope to look at the stars if the weather permits.

For more information, visit or call the library at 724-1070. No pre-registration is required for this event.


Family Night Fun

Pop-up fun with books! Join us at the Union Township Branch on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 6:45 p.m. for Family Night: Pop-Up Petting Zoo. We'll celebrate everyone's favorite books. We'll explore new pop-up books, play games, sing songs and make our very own pop-up craft. Let's explore pop-up books! This program is for families.

For more information or to register for the program, visit or call the library at 528-1744 or register online.


All Aboard!

All aboard! While watching the movie "The Polar Express," enjoy hot some chocolate and cookies at the Owensville Branch on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 6-7:30 p.m. Make a silver bell necklace. Surprise guests from the North Pole will stop in for a visit. And small train layouts will be running during the program. Ride the rails at the library!

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

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