Got Hops?


  • Homebrewing was federally legalized in 1978 for the first time since prohibition made it illegal in 1919.
  • Homebrewing is legal in all 50 states.
  • It is not legal to sell homebrew.

People from many walks of life have found enjoyment in making beer at home.  If you have always wanted to try it or are looking for a new, fun hobby join others at the Amelia Branch on October 5th at 2:00pm as a member of the Homebrewer’s Association talks about making beer at home.  Call the Amelia library at 513-752-5580 to register or register online.

While you are waiting for the program, check out these books on brewing beer:


Brewing made easy by Joe Fisher

Brewed awakening by Josh Bernstein

The brewer’s apprentice by Greg Koch

And don’t forget about the books the library has available to read on your computer or eReader device:

The homebrewer’s answer book (electronic resource) by Lewis Ashton

The brewer’s apprentice  (electronic resource) by Greg Koch

Brewing made easy (electronic resource) by Joe Fisher

Dave Miller’s homebrewing guide (electronic resource) by David Miller




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