View the full image 1000 Books Before Kindergarten - Visit the Children's Room for more information. View the full image Children showing off their Halloween costumes at our special Halloween Story Time. View the full image A fun craft in costume at our special Halloween Story Time. View the full image Family Fun Night with the Lizard Guys and a Corn Snake. View the full image Children gathered around a Boa Constrictor at Family Fun Night with the Lizard Guys. View the full image The Lizard Guys visited Verona Public Library on Family Fun Night and taught local children about snakes and other reptiles. New Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Diary of a Wimpy Kid Old School Jeff Kinney J KINNEY Life was better in the old days. Or was it? That’s the question Greg Heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and Greg isn’t cut out for an old-fashioned world. With tension building inside and outside the Heffley home, will Greg find a way to survive? Or is going “old school” just too hard for a kid like Greg? -- From Amazon Who Needs a Bath? Jeff Mack JEP MACK Bear tries to convince Skunk to take a bath. More New Picture Books Tweens, find your next great read with NoveList K-8 Plus. Check out NoveList K-8 Plus and discover books by your favorite authors and book suggestions and read-alike lists for your favorite books. Go to Online Resources and click on EBSCO to get started. You will need your Verona Public Library card number to login. Mid-Continent Public Library has a great listing of Juvenile Series and Sequels. Check it out now! Newbery Medal awards are presented for the most distinguised conribution to American literature for children up to age 14. Get started now! The Caldecott Medal is presented to artist for the most distinguished American picture book for children. Check it out here.