Meet the Staff Monday with Patricia Jarog

Which Branch do you work at? Lockport Branch

In which Department? Administration

What’s your position at WOLD? Lockport Branch Manager

When did you start working at WOLD? In March 2006

What are your top three favorite books of all time? The Bean Tree by Barbara Kingslover, The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman, and To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Who is your favorite author of all time? Truman Capote

What are your top three favorite bands? Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, Rolling Stones, and Victor Wainwright

What is your favorite thing about working at the Library? Our patrons appreciate the Library and working here makes me feel like I’m serving an important need in the community.

What’s your favorite food? Chicken soup

What’s your favorite color? Green

What do you like to do in your free time? Cook, travel, walk, and bicycle.

If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you travel? Just got back from Thailand. Next — maybe New Zealand, Greece, Italy, France.

What is one cool fact about you? I just learned how to swim after being afraid of the deep end all of my life.