Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

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

Cosplay Costume Con on August 8

Cosplay Costume Con Monday, August 8 › 6-8 p.m. Columbia Public Library, Friends Room Dress up as your favorite character, be it superhero, anime, sci-fi or your own original persona. Photos and registration will begin at 6 p.m., followed at … Continue reading

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Mega Gamer Eve on July 8

Do you love games and gaming? Have you ever wondered how they were created? On July 8, the Columbia Public Library will welcome game developers Christopher Badell, Jay Sparks and others. From 4:30-5:30 p.m. we’ll host a Q&A session with … Continue reading

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Wii U Gaming Events

Wii U “Mario Cart” Grand Prix Wednesday, June 22 from 3-4:30 p.m. Columbia Public Library, Studio Become a gold cup winner in “Mario Kart 8.” Snacks provided. Ages 10 and older. Parents welcome. Registration required. To sign up, please call … Continue reading

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Project Teen: Games and Crafts

Project Teen is a regular program hosted at each of our three library branches. We invite young adults ages 12-18 to join us for craft projects and pizza. In June, you can make your own game using cardboard and other recycled … Continue reading

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Teen Photo Contest Launches!

Use your camera to capture life in motion. Submit a photo in one of three categories by July 31 for a chance to win a Barnes & Noble gift card. This contest is open to anyone aged 12-18 in Boone and … Continue reading

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2016-17 Gateway Award Finalists

The Gateway Readers Award honors a young adult novel that is selected by Missouri high school students. To be eligible to vote, students must read at least three of the finalists. Voting will occur at participating schools early next March, so you can … Continue reading

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2016 Teen Summer Reading Challenge

Registration for DBRL’s Teen Summer Reading Challenge has begun! Sign up online, or at any of our three library branches or bookmobile stops. To participate, you must read for 20 hours, share three book reviews and do seven of our suggested activities. Beginning July 5, when you finish, … Continue reading

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2016-17 Truman Award Finalists

The Truman Readers Award honors a book that is selected by Missouri junior high students. To be eligible to vote, students must read at least four of the finalists. Voting will occur at participating schools early next March, so you have plenty … Continue reading

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