VERONA, NJ - The Verona Public Library will hold its first ever poetry slam on Tuesday, July 26 from 7 to 8 p.m.

Participants in the Poetry Slam are encouraged to share either their own original work or that of a favorite poet. Bring several poems to read aloud to the group. Readings should last no longer than five minutes and should be appropriate for all audiences. If time permits, additional poems may be read. 

Registration can be completed online, in person or by phone at 973-857-4848.  For further information, visit  The library is located at 17 Gould Street.