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Jun
07

Page to Screen

Which is better, the book or the movie? I suppose it depends on who you ask. Personally, I like the feeling of a book in my hand but I’m not terribly opposed to sitting at home all day and binge-watching good movies. Word has it that there are quite a few books being made into [...]
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May
31
May
24

Prepare your Child for Success as a Reader

Help your child become aware of and comfortable with books and language. You’re getting them ready to learn to read! It’s never too early to prepare your child for success as a reader. Research shows that children who are read to from an early age have a larger vocabulary, have better language skills when they […]

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Apr
29

Booklovers Podcast: Resources for Job Seekers

During this episode of the Booklovers Podcast, Andrea and I are joined by representatives from Clermont County organizations that provide resources for job seekers, training and career development. To learn more about In Demand Jobs Week, May 6-10, 2019, visit their website.   Participating Organizations Ted Groman from Ohio Means Jobs. Provides employment and training […]

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Apr
08

Booklovers Podcast: Celebrate Poetry

During this episode of the Booklovers Podcast, Andrea and I speak with Andy Hisset and Laurie Henry from the Miami Township Branch. We talk about poetry, poetry resources at the library and a live poetry reading event at the branch.  All in celebration of National Poetry Month during April. Learn more about National Poetry Month […]

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Apr
01

Booklovers Podcast: Job Fair 2019

During this episode of the podcast, Andrea and I chat with Stacy from the Union Township Branch Library about the library’s upcoming Job Fair. The Job Fair is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Union Township Branch Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road. It’s open to teens and adults. We’re working […]

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Mar
29

Booklovers Podcast: Free access to Lynda.com

During this episode, Andrea and Jordan talk about Lynda.com.  This is a free resource available to our library cardholders. Lynda.com offers online classes and tutorials for a variety of career-related topics. For instance, you can take a class to learn how to use software like Photoshop. Or you can watch a tutorial about time management […]

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Mar
22

5 chilling tales to cozy up with

It’s always the perfect time to stay in bed under the blankets and snuggle up with a good book, no matter the season. For some, that means reading books that create warm, fuzzy feelings. But for others, like me, cozying up with a book filled with horror and suspense is more like it. And if [...]
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