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Jan
14

Deadly diseases

During this time of coughs, sneezes, sniffles, and snot, I thought I’d take this opportunity to remind you that this marks the one-hundredth anniversary of the Spanish influenza pandemic.  Coming at the end of World War I, it took more lives than that catastrophe.  An estimated twenty to fifty million people lost their lives while […]

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Jan
11

Lynda.com

Learning new skills and staying up-to-date on various topics are essential to your career, personal growth, and lifelong learning. To help you achieve those goals, the Clermont County Public Library  provides access to Lynda.com. You have access to instructional videos for a variety of professional and personal skills. Lynda.com is usually sponsored by LinkedIn with […]

By Jordan Williams | books . Resources
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Jan
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Nov
05

The best 5 bold & beardy books to read now for Movember

As we all know, No-Shave November is approaching, so we’ve compiled a list of beardy books that will tickle your whiskers as you or a loved one grows a goatee in support of men’s health. Learn more about No-Shave November and how you can participate at the official site. Beardy books Of Beards and Men: [...]
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Oct
26

You’ll love these 7 fantastic fun board games

Board games are awesome. I have spent countless weekends with family and friends playing a variety of games. Pandemic is one of my favorites, in part because its cooperative play, meaning that my friends and I all play on a team and try to beat the game together. I am also a huge nerd, and […]

By Nicole S | books
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Sep
28

Podcast Writers Groups at Your Library

Welcome to the latest episode of the Booklovers Podcast. Laura and I are joined by Amy and Ashley of the New Richmond and Williamsburg writers groups. In addition to our writers groups, we have many books in the collection about writing from basic sentence structure to writing for specific genres. Resources for writers Here are […]

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Sep
21

Short Story Contest

Everyone has a story … unleash yours during the Short Story Contest hosted by the Clermont County Public Library Nov. 1 through Nov. 30. The contest is open to writers in two categories: Teens, age 11 to 17, and adults, age 18 and up. To submit your entry, go to clermontlibrary.org/shortstorycontest2018 by midnight Nov. 30. […]

By Theresa Herron | books
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