About the library

The Verona Public Library welcomes you to enjoy our collection of over 115,000 items including books, videos, music, games, and more. We offer a wide variety of special events for all ages throughout the year, free fast wifi, private study and meeting rooms, and a skilled and friendly staff.

The Verona Public Library is part of the South Central Library System, a cooperative network of 53 public libraries in a seven-county area that offers a shared online catalog and daily delivery service of books and materials. Library card-holders can check out and return materials to any library in the South Central Library System.

Regular library hours:

Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (except where noted below) closed during the summer, June 16 – September 1

2019 Closure Dates:

Tuesday, January 1, 2019: New Year’s Day Holiday
Friday, January 11, 2019: Closed for staff in-service
Friday, May 10, 2019: Closed from 9:00am - 12:00pm for staff in-service
Sunday, May 26, 2019: Closed for Memorial Day Holiday
Monday, May 27, 2019: Memorial Day Holiday
Thursday, July 4, 2019: Independence Day Holiday
Monday, September 2, 2019:  Labor Day Holiday
Friday, October 18, 2019: Closed 9:00am – 12:00pm for staff in-service
Wednesday, November 27, 2019: Close early at 6 PM
Thursday, November 28, 2019: Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Friday, November 29, 2019: Day after Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Tuesday, December 24, 2019: Christmas Eve Holiday
Wednesday, December 25, 2019: Christmas Day Holiday
Tuesday, December 31, 2019: Close early at 6 PM
Wednesday, January 1, 2020: New Year’s Day Holiday


Library Staff:

Stacey Burkart
Library Director
(608) 497-2861

Julie Harrison
Assistant Director/Head of Youth Services
(608) 497-2871

Ronda Evenson
Head of Circulation Services
(608) 497-2873

Emma Cobb
Head of Reference Services
(608) 497-2874



Theresa Skov
Head of Technical Services
(608) 497-2870

Trudy Lorandos
Adult Program Coordinator
(608) 497-2872

Marissa Gehrke
Community Engagement Librarian
(608) 497-2878