The Friends of the Verona Public Library play a critical role annually to provide financial and volunteer support to the library.
The mission of the Friends of the Verona Public Library is to:
- Maintain an association of persons interested in libraries
- Focus public attention on the library and educate the community in the use of library resources and services
- Receive and encourage gifts and bequests to the library
- Support and cooperate with the library in developing library services and facilities for the community
- Sponsor cultural and educational programs
To contact the Friends of the Verona Public Library, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please consider becoming a Friend of the Verona Public Library. Below you will find an easy way to contribute to your library and become a member.
Donate Used Books
A great way to support your library is to donate new and gently used items. Your donation may be added to the library’s collection or sold at the Friends of the Verona Public Library used book sale. All money from the Friends’ book sale is used to enhance library programs and services. Accepted items include:
- Music or books on CD
- Video games
Donations may be dropped off anytime the library is open. For large donations or drop offs that require staff assistance, please contact us in advance. Donors may receive a signed Certificate of Donation. The library reserves the right to reject any potential donations, including but not limited to:
- Business/financial books, medical/health books, and travel guides more than three years old
- Discarded library books
- Items that are damaged (warped, moldy, missing pages or covers, etc) or in unsellable condition, and household items
- VHS or cassette tapes
- Text books
- Reader's Digest Condensed Books
Personalized Library Bricks
Due to supply issues, brick orders are not available at this time. We hope to be able to offer personalized bricks again in the near future.
Another Way to Support the Friends and the Library
If you shop through Amazon, please consider AmazonSmile. By logging onto AmazonSmile, you can select Friends of the Verona Public Library as the charitable organization to receive 0.5% of the purchase price of your selected item(s).
Friends of the Verona Public Library Board
Rhonda Mossner, President
Jean Bass, Vice President
Elaine Kosier, Secretary
Kathie Van Susteren, Treasurer
Stacey Burkart, Library Director