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April Art Extravaganza

Earth Day: Trash to Treasures Tuesday, April 22 › 3:30 p.m. Southern Boone County Public Library Give a second life to unneeded items by turning them into useful objects or creative works of art. We’ll provide all materials and lots of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Teen Contests

Design a Bookmark Contest Help us get ready for Summer Reading by designing an original bookmark based on the teen theme, “Spark a Reaction.” Winners’ artwork from each library will appear on bookmarks to be distributed late spring through summer. … Continue reading

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2014 Teen Book Tournament: Elite 8 Announced

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 April Henry make the cut with her book, “Girl, Stolen,” or did … Continue reading

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Program Preview: “Divergent” Celebration

“Divergent” Celebration Monday, March 3, 2014 › 6:30 p.m. Columbia Public Library Pick your faction and choose your fate! Join us for the celebration of the release of “Divergent,” the film based on Veronica Roth’s popular novel. We’ll discuss the … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Crafts and Job Help for Ashland Teens

On a Roll With Duct Tape Tuesday, February 25 › 3:30-4:30 p.m. Southern Boone County Public Library Duct tape is amazing stuff. People make wallets, purses, clothing and even shoes out of it. What can you make out of duct … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Reinvent Your T-Shirt

Reinvent Your T-Shirt Thursday, February 13 › 5:30-7 p.m. Columbia Public Library Bring your old t-shirts, and we’ll transform them into new fashions, such as scarves, bracelets and headbands. Ages 12 and older, adults welcome. Registration begins Tuesday, February 4. … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Finding Summer Jobs for Teens

Finding Summer Jobs for Teens Columbia Public Library Wednesday, January 29 at 6:30 p.m. Starting a summer job search now can help you find work that will contribute to a fun and profitable summer vacation. We’ll look at local resources … Continue reading

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Upcoming Teen Game Nights

Wii U Family Game Time Columbia Public Library Monday, January 20, 2-3:30 p.m. -OR- 5:30-7 p.m.  Drop in to try out the library’s Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance 4″ or a bowling champion playing … Continue reading

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Project Teen: Survival Bracelets

Anything can happen, so be prepared! Come to the library to make a survival bracelet from paracord which doubles as a long rope that could get you out of a jam. We’ll be hosting this program for ages 11 and … Continue reading

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Program Preview: Shrinky Dinks Come to Ashland

Shrinky Dinks Tuesday, December 17 › 3:30-4:30 p.m. Southern Boone County Public Library Use shrinking plastic to make jewelry, a key chain or other special item for yourself or as a gift.  This program is for students in grades 6-8. Looking … Continue reading

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