Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

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

Resources for Teens in Need

On average, 2.8 million teens runaway from home each year. Rainbow House, a local emergency shelter for youth, receives 10-15 calls each month from teens who have either been abused or kicked out of their homes. To help combat this … 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 June 11 ACT exam is due Friday, May 6. Sign-up online. Registration for the June 4 SAT exam is due … Continue reading

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Project Teen: Pop-up Art Book

Project Teen: Pop-up Art Book Saturday, May 7 › 1-2:30 p.m. Callaway County Public Library Project Teen is a regular program hosted by the Daniel Boone Regional Library. For our next session at the Callaway County Public Library in Fulton, we’ll … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Wii U Family Gaming

Wii U Family Game Time Wednesday, April 27 › 3-4:30 p.m. Columbia Public Library Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance,” a gold cup winner in “Mario Kart 8” or a party animal in “Mario Party 10.” Snacks provided. Ages … Continue reading

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2016 Teen Book Champion Is Chosen!

After two months of nail-biting competition, central Missouri teens have selected their March Madness Teen Book Tournament Champion! We began with a list of 32 finalists which included bestsellers such as “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green, “City of Bones” by Cassandra Clare, … Continue reading

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Callaway County Youth Poetry Contest

April is National Poetry Month. The Callaway County Public Library and the Auxvasse Creative Arts Program invite all Callaway County kids and teens to submit an original poem! Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners in each … Continue reading

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The Library Can Help You Get Your Driver’s License

Through our partnership with Driving-Tests.org, the Daniel Boone Regional Library is now able to better assist teens looking to get their Missouri driver’s license. With this new service, all library cardholders now have online access to the Missouri driver’s manual and practice written … Continue reading

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2016 Teen Book Tournament Finalists Announced

VOTE NOW through April 5 for the tournament champion! Thank you to all the students who have shared their favorites with us. So far, we’ve collected over 200 ballots from dozens of area teens. With each round of voting, teens’ names have … Continue reading

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