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The following events will take place between Thursday August 19 and Thursday August 26. Full calendar available on connectverona.com.

Viewing women’s vote history up to August 31

For community members interested in learning more about the history of women’s suffrage and suffrage in Wisconsin, “We Stand On Their Shoulders,” a traveling exhibit at the public library could be instructive.

The exhibit will be at 500 Silent St. August 3-31.

The exhibit explores times when Wisconsin women won political rights and highlights a few key leaders, according to the library’s website.

Across eight panels, it covers the Ratification of the 19th Amendment, the Wisconsin Equal Rights Act of 1921, the Indian Citizenship Act of 1924, and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the website says.

The exhibit “shares the important story of women’s quest for political rights and recognition through quotes, photographs and a timeline of events,” adds the library’s website.

2:00 p.m., Thursday August 19

Play with us with other children. For 8-11 year olds.

Meet the dragonfly monitors

4-5 p.m., Thursday August 19

Join the Upper Sugar River Watershed Association at Badger Mill Creek on County Rd J for a dragonfly monitor meet. Upper Sugar Board Chairman Robert Bohanan will help you identify dragonflies found around the pond and answer all your monitoring questions.

5-8 p.m., Thursday August 19

Hop Garden Tap Room, 6818 Canal St., Paoli.

5 p.m., Thursday August 19

Located at My Tipsy Gypsy, 6890 Paoli Road.

6-8 p.m., Thursday August 19

“Madison musician Jim White can be heard all over town with nothing more than his acoustic guitar and a heartfelt mix of indie-folk and indie-pop tunes. These days Jim continues to entertain the crowds by sharing an eclectic mix of his favorite songs. From Ryan Adams to Justin Townes Earle, from Dawes to Death Cab, there’s something for everyone.

Paoli Schoolhouse American Bistro can be found at 6857 Paoli Road.

7 p.m., Thursday August 19

Music by The Michael Mikrut Band and Rock Easy Entertainment.

He will be at Riley Tavern, 8205 Klevenville Riley Road.

Celebration of the Joan Hanson Foundation

4-8 p.m., Friday August 20

Instead of a golf outing this summer, the foundation will be hosting an event at the Riley Tavern in Verona. They hope you can join them in celebrating together as they recognize the valuable opportunities that the Joan Hanson Foundation has provided to young people in the Madison area because of your contributions to its mission.

Riley Tavern is at 8205 Klevenville Riley Road.

5-8 p.m., Friday August 20

Hop Garden Tap Room, 6818 Canal St., Paoli.

Outdoor movie for teens: the night of the 2000s

8 pm-10pm, Friday August 20

Savor popcorn as you watch Shrek on the big screen in the Library Parking Lot Theater. For 12-18 year olds. What to bring: Mosquito repellent armor, a blanket for cooler nighttime temperatures, and a camp chair (some will be provided). Bring a mask or prepare for social distancing.

10:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., Saturday August 21

Held at Burn Boot Camp, 411 Prairie Heights Drive.

Seussical musical auditions

9 a.m. to noon, Saturday August 21

Horton the Elephant, the Hat Cat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters come to life on stage in Seussical KIDS, a fantastic musical extravaganza.

Auditions are open to young people from the 3rd year (from the school year 2021/2022) until the age of 11 (on 08/21/21).

Singing in the rain of auditions

1 pm-7pm, Saturday August 21

Singing in the rain JR. has all the makings of a Tinseltown tabloid headline – the starlet, the lead man, and a love story that could change lives and make or break careers.

For 12-year-olds (on 08/21/21) up to grade 8 (during the 2021-2022 school year).

11 a.m., Saturday August 21

Join Kismet Books for a story and maybe a song upstairs in the Brickhouse Studio. The stories are read by community volunteers and sometimes by special guests. Held at 101 Main Street.

Music: Elizabeth Mary followed by Alpha Romeos

1 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday August 21

Hop Garden Tap Room, 6818 Canal St., Paoli.

“Back to School” Outdoor Story Time in Chinese and English with VAIS

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday August 21

Ni hao and hello! It’s ‘Back to School’ outdoor story time in Chinese and English with the Verona Region International School (VAIS) and the Verona Public Library. Don’t miss this special back-to-school event featuring “The Bus for Us” by Suzanne Bloom with songs, language practice and a take-out craft. All ages are welcome. Find a circle on the ground for your family’s space, so you can stay away from others.

3 p.m., Saturday August 21

Join us for an evening of food, fun and beer. No registration fees. Five food trucks. Live music. Families welcome.

Held at Wisconsin Brewing Company, 1079 American Way.

3 p.m., Saturday August 21

Who doesn’t love a Saturday afternoon of fun and good polka dots? It’s Wisconsin after all. Stacy Harbaugh will be spinning vintage vinyl classics.

Held at Too and Kate’s Wine Bar, 109 S. Main St.

6-8 p.m., Saturday August 21

“Caravan are a traveling acoustic instrumental jazz band from Madison, Wisconsin. They are mainly influenced by the legendary gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. The ensemble is also inspired by American swing, jazz, Latin, Parisian waltz, European folk and other sources of vintage jazz.

Paoli Schoolhouse American Bistro can be found at 6857 Paoli Road.

Rob’s Sugar River Hike

7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday August 22

Connect with the Upper Sugar River Watershed by land and water as you travel through rolling countryside starting at Mount Horeb, then paddle the sparkling Sugar River until you reach your destination near Paoli. After the event, return to Mount Horeb with your other attendees for a local feast, beer tasting, and entertainment from 11am to 2pm.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, August 22

The Paoli Farmer’s Market is back on the banks of the Sugar River.

The event, which takes place at Paoli Mill, 6890 Paoli Road, is scheduled for Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. until fall, according to the Visit Paoli Facebook page.

Products such as honey, dressings, cheeses, caramels and cookies are available from vendors. Beer is available at Hop Garden and breakfast burritos are prepared by Molino Taqueria. There will also be live music every week on a stage, according to the Hop Garden’s Facebook page.

For more information, call 235-2771.

10 a.m., Sunday August 22

Soul / blues / rock. To free. The Hop Garden Tap Room shows will take place in the adjacent Paoli Mill Park. 6818 Canal Street

In-person voter registration

1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday 23 August

Holly Licht, City Clerk, will be available to register Verona city residents to vote at the Verona Public Library. When registering, you must present proof of residence, a document showing your current name at your current address.

2:00 p.m., Monday August 23

Pick up the supplies for this virtual crafting program. And then log in on the scheduled day and time to get creative with your materials. 2-10 years.

5 pm-10pm, Monday 23 August

Come play Malifaux at Valhalla Hobby, 535 Half Mile Road. Masks are currently mandatory.

6.30 p.m., Monday 23 August

At the Fifth Quarter Sports Bar and Grill, 161 Horizon Drive.

Everybody’s story time outside

9:30 am and 10:30 am, Tuesday August 24

Stories and songs for children and their guardians outside. 20-25 minutes. 0-5 years old.

This story time will be repeated at 10:30 a.m.

Walk behind the library to find our outdoor story time space. Bring your blanket and find a circle on the floor for your family’s space, so you can stay away from others.

2 p.m., Tuesday August 24

Join Randy Deering at the Verona Senior Center for an interesting presentation on his experience in beekeeping, maintaining bee colonies and artificial hives. Randy will also talk about the importance of honey bees and how they help our environment. Honey samples provided.

6.30 p.m., Tuesday August 24

Topics to cover animated classics from Disney, Pixar, live-action remakes, parks and more. This event is family-friendly and will take place outside on the terrace, weather permitting.

The cost of participation is $ 5 per person.

Held at Wisconsin Brewing Company, 1079 American Way.

“Recognition and resilience: mourning and loss of traditions during the pandemic”

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday August 24

In this virtual presentation, you will join Project Recovery outreach workers for a discussion to recognize what we have all lost during the pandemic, embrace closure, and reclaim the traditions that help us make sense of our lives. , according to an event description.

Free blood pressure clinic

9-10 a.m., Wednesday August 25

EMS Verona will organize a free blood pressure clinic at the Verona Senior Center.

Presentation Reiki and Reflexology

Noon, Wednesday August 25

Come to the Verona Senior Center to meet Traci Hertzler. Traci is an energetic arts practitioner, Reiki master and teacher, EMF balancing practitioner, reflexologist, and spiritual growth and development mentor. She currently offers Reiki and Foot Reflexology appointments at the Verona Senior Center. Traci, will talk about Reiki, foot reflexology and their benefits and answer all your questions.

Verona city center farmer’s market

3 p.m.-6.30 p.m., Wednesday August 25

Hometown Park Junction, 101 Railroad St.

5-8 p.m., Thursday August 26

Hop Garden Tap Room, 6818 Canal St., Paoli.

Books’n Booze Virtual Book Club

6 p.m., Thursday August 26

Join virtually to discuss “Here’s How You Lose the Time War” by Amal El-Mohtar. Books can be picked up at the curb or in person at the Verona Public Library.

Synopsis: “Among the ashes of a dying world, an agent of the Commander finds a letter. It reads: burn before reading. Thus begins an unlikely match between two rival agents determined to ensure the best possible future for their warring factions. Now what started out as a taunt, a boast on the battlefield, is turning into something more. Something epic. Something romantic. Something that could change the past and the future.

6-8 p.m., Thursday August 26

“Singer-songwriter John Gay matured his contemplative sound in prison while serving a nine-year sentence for marijuana that began in 2011. During his initial imprisonment of over five years when he wasn’t on his bunk with his bible, John was in a closet at Fox Lake Correctional Facility with his guitar, writing music, singing and praying.

Paoli Schoolhouse American Bistro can be found at 6857 Paoli Road.

7 p.m., Thursday August 26

Music by Peter Henry Fisk, singer and instrumentalist.

He will be at Riley Tavern, 8205 Klevenville Riley Road.


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