Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

Gadget addict, amateur photographer, schnauzer lover, connoisseur of fine children's and young adult literature, and DBRLTeen blog coordinator.

2015 Fall Program Preview

Wii U Family Game Time Columbia Public Library Try out the library’s Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance 2015″ or a gold cup winner in “Mario Kart 8.” Snacks provided. Ages 10 and older. Parents … Continue reading

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Registration Deadlines for Upcoming ACT & SAT Exams

The registration deadlines are fast approaching for those planning to take the next round of ACT and SAT exams. Registration for the October 24 ACT exam is due Friday, September 18. Sign-up online. Registration for the October 3 SAT exam is due … Continue reading

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Voting Begins for 2015 “Teens’ Top Ten”

The “Teens’ Top Ten” is a list of recommended reading sponsored by the Young Adult Library Services Association. In fact, it’s the only reading list with titles nominated and voted on by teens. How does it work? Sixteen young adult … Continue reading

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ACT/SAT Test Prep Resources @ Your Library

Do you have questions about the ACT OR SAT exam? Well, DBRLTeen has answers.  We have compiled a list of resources to help you prepare for these college entrance exams. How much does the ACT OR SAT exam cost? Where are the testing … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Wii U Family Game Night

Wii U Family Game Night Thursday, August 27 • 6:00 p.m. Columbia Public Library Try out the library’s Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance 2015″ or a gold cup winner in “Mario Kart 8.” Snacks provided. Ages … Continue reading

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Heavy Medal: Mock Newbery Awards

The Newbery Medal is awarded each year to “the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.” The Newbery Medal is to children’s literature what the Oscar is to the Academy Awards. In plain English: This award … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Ends August 15

Your story doesn’t end on this day, but Summer Reading does. August 15 is the final day for participants of all ages to claim rewards and enter into the final drawings for Summer Reading incentives. Those who have completed the Teen Summer Reading … Continue reading

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Wii U Family Game Night in Ashland

Wii U Family Game Night Thursday, August 6 • 6:00 p.m. Southern Boone County Public Library Try out the library’s Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance 2015″ or a gold cup winner in “Mario Kart 8.” Snacks … Continue reading

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