Story times at Verona Public Library

Story times focus on creative expression, social and listening skills, foundations for reading and math, gross and fine motor pactice, and more. During the summer of 2020, story times will be shared virtually on Facebook.

Virtual Summer Story Times
June 15 - August 7

Everybody Story Time Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.

Toddler Story Time Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.

Preschool Story Time Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

Sensory Story Time Fridays at 9:30 a.m. (no story time July 3)

Baby Story Time Fridays at 10:30 a.m. (no story time July 3)


See our calendar of events for more details about upcoming events.

Find more recorded story times on the library Facebook page by clicking here.

The Verona Public Library Children's Area offers a collection of fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, early readers, Spanish, Chinese, and other world languages titles for ages 0-12. The Children's Area also offers comfortable seating, play spaces, castle, science corner, early literacy computer stations, and more. We encourage families to stay & play when they come to pick out books. We offer many special events for children and families, please see our calendar for upcoming events (en español).

To request sign language interpretation or other accommodation for special needs, please fill out this form or contact the youth services desk at 608-845-7180 x4 at least two weeks before the event.

To see what we have done at story time, check out our blog.


Child Safety at the Library

Child Safety Policy (PDF)

Audio-Enabled Books

Audio-enabled books are print books with ready-to-play audiobooks inside. To see which titles Verona Public Library owns, click here.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

 A free program that encourages parents to read 1000 books with their child before they enter school.To learn more, click here.