Author Archives: Brandy

About Brandy

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

Stay Connected @ Your Library

With the end of summer and the beginning of a new school year, I wanted to share all the ways the library helps you stay connected to the books and services you love most. All you need is an internet … Continue reading

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Wii U Family Game Time

Wii U Family Game Time Columbia Public Library, Studio Compete for the gold cup in “Mario Kart 8” or chase spooks in “Luigi’s Ghost Mansion.” A variety of games will be available for group play. Snacks provided. Ages 10 and … 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.” This award is to children’s literature what the Oscar is to the Academy Awards. Some popular Newbery award-winning titles include “The … Continue reading

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Fall Program Preview: It’s All About STEAM

This fall we are expanding our programming to focus on science, technology, engineering, art and math. Explore robotics, experiment with blacklights, learn about  digital special effects or build your own customized remote control vehicle. We will also continue to offer our regular … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Ends August 13

August 13 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 Challenge can claim their free book at any of our three libraries or bookmobile … Continue reading

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Project Teen: Dance!

Project Teen: Dance! Friday, August 12, Noon-1:30 p.m. Callaway County Public Library A certified REFIT instructor will show you some dance steps then put them together with music. Follow along or bust out your own moves. After the workout, enjoy … Continue reading

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Cosplay Costume Con in Three Weeks!

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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Teen Photo Contest Entries Due July 31

This is a reminder to all our blog readers that July 31 is the deadline for submitting your photos for the Teen Photography Contest. Winners will receive a gift card to Barnes & Noble and their artwork will be posted at teens.dbrl.org. Be … Continue reading

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