Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

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

April 8 Registration Deadline for May SAT Exam

The registration deadline for the May 7 SAT exam is Friday, April 8. 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

Posted in College Prep Resources | Leave a comment

2016 Teen Book Tournament: Final 4 Announced

VOTE NOW through March 22  for the final two contending titles! During the months of February and March, area young adults have eliminated 28 books to determine their top four favorite titles in the March Madness Teen Book Tournament. Below is … Continue reading

Posted in Contests & Giveaways | Leave a comment

Gaming & Graphic Novels @ Your Library

Gamer Eve Monday, March 28, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Columbia Public Library Gamers unite! Drop in to play tabletop games such as “Gloom,” “Pandemic” and “Ticket to Ride.” Bring a game or your “Magic: The Gathering” cards if you want to challenge … Continue reading

Posted in Program Previews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2016 Teen Book Tournament: Elite 8 Announced

VOTE NOW through March 15 for the Final 4! We’ve officially moved into the third round of our single elimination teen book tournament. So far, 24 books have been struck from the list to determine the Elite 8. Did Kiera Cass make the cut … Continue reading

Posted in Contests & Giveaways | Tagged | Leave a comment

April 1 Deadline for Bookmark Contest

Help us get ready for Summer Reading by designing an original bookmark based on the theme “Ready, Set, Read!” Winning artwork from each library will be printed on bookmarks to be distributed throughout Boone and Callaway counties. Please prepare two-dimensional … Continue reading

Posted in Contests & Giveaways | Leave a comment

2016 Teen Book Tournament: Sweet 16 Announced

VOTE NOW through March 8 for the Elite 8! After an exciting two months of voting, DBRL Teen is proud to announce the Sweet 16 in our March Madness Teen Book Tournament. However, if you are just joining in the fun, here’s … Continue reading

Posted in Contests & Giveaways | Tagged | Leave a comment

Wii U Family Game Time

Wii U Family Game Night Friday, March 18, 4-5:30 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. Registration required. To … Continue reading

Posted in Program Previews | Leave a comment

After School in Ashland

Mark your calendars now for these cool after-school events scheduled for March at the Southern Boone County Public Library in Ashland. Circuit Science Tuesday, March 15, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Southern Boone County Public Library Use Snap Circuits, a hands-on electronics learning kit, … Continue reading

Posted in Program Previews | Leave a comment