• One Librarian’s Take On March Madness

    March Madness is the time of year when most people become somewhat obsessed with college basketball. I do not watch basketball, but if I had to choose a team to win, I would root for Gonzaga because...

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  • What To Read? Verona Educators Have Some Ideas

    Given their profession, you’d expect Verona’s teachers and school administrators to be champions of reading books. But lately, they’ve been sharing their favorite books on Twitter at a furious pace.  In the Twitter challenge, the educators post...

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  • A Children’s Book About Being Vegan

    Verona business owner Daniela Amato became a vegan as an adult, after a childhood spent with what she describes as all the traditional Italian comfort foods. But she’s just published a book to help today’s children get...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Verona Library Accepting Donations For Sales Again

    With the reopening of the Verona Public Library, the Friends of the Library are now accepting donations of gently used books for their book sale fundraiser. But there’s a twist: In addition to the annual book sale...

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  • The Best Books I Read In 2018

    I try to never be without a book and with eBooks, I’m reading more than ever. (Not that I don’t like a good solid book in my hand. I do. ) I keep a running list at...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • What Does The Verona Public Library Mean To Me?

    What does a library mean to me? It’s a world of possibility Where people always welcome me To relax and dream and sip some tea. And you never need to feel alone If books and poems are...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Library Sets Grand Re-Opening Celebration

    Get ready for it: The Verona Public Library has announced that it will be celebrating its reopening on Saturday, December 1. In March 2017, the Library closed its historic Carnegie building in the center of town for...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Book Club Picks Fall Titles

    The Verona Book Club meets on the last Wednesday of the month, at 7:30 p.m., at the Verona Community Center’s first floor conference room. There is no cost to participate and the club only selects books that...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • A Little Neighborhood Library

    If you’ve walked to Verona Park through the Brookdale section lately, you may have seen it: A bookshelf that invites you to take a book to read, and leave a book that others might enjoy. The portable...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Verona Book Club Picks Summer Reading

    The Verona Book Club has picked its reading selections for the summer. It will read Before the Fall by Noah Hawley for its Wednesday, June 27 meeting, In the Language of Miracles by Rajia Hassib for its July 25 meeting, and Alias...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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