Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

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

Free Assistance Completing FAFSA Form

F-A-F-S-A. Commit these five letters to memory. If you plan on attending college, they will follow you throughout the course of your entire academic career. FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. All prospective college students looking to … Continue reading

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SAT Registration Deadline Is Coming Up

The registration deadline for the November 5  SAT exam is Friday, October 7. Sign-up online. If you would like to know more about testing locations, exam costs and fee waivers, please visit our  online guide to SAT/ACT preparation. The library also has a … Continue reading

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Voting Begins for 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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Wii U “Just Dance” Dance Off

Wii Just Dance, Dance Off Columbia Public Library, Studio Tuesday, September 27, 5:30-7 p.m. So you think you can dance? Put those happy feet into your dancing shoes, and get ready to cut a rug as we dance our way … Continue reading

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Winners Announced in Teen Photo Contest

Today we recognize the winners in our  Teen Photography Contest. Area young adults were asked to capture life in motion in keeping with DBRL’s summer reading theme, “Ready, Set, Read!” The library received 25 entries. First Place: “Free to Run” by Kimberly Lybrand Second Place: “Dig … Continue reading

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Circuit Science: Teen

Circuit Science: Teen Columbia Public Library, Studio Monday, September 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m. “Snap Circuits” make learning about electronics easy and fun. Build simple machines or more complex projects like a remote controlled Snap Rover. Ages 12-18.  Ages 12-18. Registration required. To … Continue reading

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Be Part of National History Day

Put Your Stamp on History. Be Part of National History Day. Columbia Public Library Thursday, September 15 • 6:30-8 p.m. Each year, more than half a million students, encouraged by thousands of teachers nationwide, participate in the National History Day … 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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