• Remembering Woodstock At The Library

    On Tuesday, July 10 at 7 p.m., the Verona Public Library will take a look back at the 1969 Woodstock music festival. This multi-media presentation will feature personal photographs and stories by presenter Jim Shelley, a docent...

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  • Summer Events At The Library

    Readers of all ages will explore all things musical this summer as the Verona Public Library presents “Libraries Rock” during its annual summer reading program. The 2018 Summer Reading Program is open to all Verona residents, from...

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  • Update On Library Renovation

    Last year, the Verona Public Library embarked on a near gut renovation that would both revive its Carnegie Library core and add new reading and meeting space. There will be a new look to the main lobby...

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  • Knit For Native Americans At Verona Public Library

    Since last year, the “Knit For A Cause” group at the Verona Public Library has been making caps for chemotherapy patients at Saint Barnabas and winter gear for clients of the Human Needs Food Pantry. Now they...

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  • Woman’s Club Gets Grant For ESL Program

    The General Federation of Woman’s Clubs of Washington, D.C., granted a $200 Focus on Literacy Grant to the Woman’s Club of Verona. The Woman’s Club of Verona bestowed the grant to the Verona Public Library for a...

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  • Town Council, February 20: Pot, PILOTs, Overtime, Transit

    The Verona Town Council met on Tuesday, February 20 instead of Monday because of the Presidents Day holiday. Mayor Kevin Ryan reported that he went with other Essex County mayors to meet with New Jersey’s new governor, Phil...

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  • Retirement Party For Library’s Bill Trafton

    The Verona Public Library will hold a retirement party for Bill Trafton this Saturday, February 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Library’s temporary home in the Verona Community Center annex. Trafton retired from Library in...

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  • ESL Conversation, Chemo Cap Knitting, Meditation At Library

    The Verona Public Library is starting an English as a Second Language (ESL) conversation group for adults on Mondays beginning February 5. The group, which will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Library’s temporary location in the...

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  • Verona Public Library’s Most Circulated, 2017

    Verona likes thrillers. No, not just our electrifying high school sports events, like last year’s volleyball championship. We mean the suspense, excitement and anxiety that comes from a genre of books that seems to dominate the interest...

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  • The Best Books I Read In 2017

    There’s nothing like a good read. Perfect for a cold day when you want to do nothing but snuggle under a blanket or a warm sunny day at the beach. (Although I read predominately using my Nook,...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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