The registration deadlines are fast approaching for those planning to take the next round of ACT and SAT exams.
- Registration for the June 11 ACT exam is due Friday, May 6. Sign-up online.
- Registration for the June 4 SAT exam is due Thursday, May 5. Sign-up online.
If you would like to know more about testing locations, exam costs and fee waivers, please visit our online guide to ACT/SAT preparation. The library also has a wide selection of printed ACT and SAT test guides for you to borrow.
Our most popular resource for test-takers, though, is LearningExpress Library. Through this website, you may take free online practice tests for the ACT or SAT exam. To access LearningExpress Library, you will need to login using your DBRL library card number. Your PIN is your birthdate (MMDDYYYY). If you have questions or encounter difficulties logging in, please call (800) 324-4806.
Finally, don’t forget to subscribe to our blog updates for regular reminders of upcoming test registration deadlines!
Originally published at Registration Deadlines for Upcoming ACT & SAT Exams.
Project Teen: Pop-up Art Book
Saturday, May 7 › 1-2:30 p.m.
Callaway County Public Library
Project Teen is a regular program hosted by the Daniel Boone Regional Library. For our next session at the Callaway County Public Library in Fulton, we’ll show you some incredible pop-up books, then teach you how to make your own. Ages 12 and older.
Photo from “Dinosaur Stomp: A Monster Pop-Up” by Paul Stickland
Originally published at Project Teen: Pop-up Art Book.
Wii U Family Game Time
Wednesday, April 27 › 3-4:30 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. Ages 10 and older. Parents welcome. Registration required. To sign up, please call (573) 443-3161.
Originally published at Program Preview: Wii U Family Gaming.
After two months of nail-biting competition, central Missouri teens have selected their March Madness Teen Book Tournament Champion! We began with a list of 32 finalists which included bestsellers such as “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green, “City of Bones” by Cassandra Clare, “Cinder” by Marissa Meyer and several Gateway and Truman Award nominees. Many thanks to the teachers and school librarians who have supported this program, and to all the teens who have participated! And now, our 2016 champion is….“Mockingjay” by Suzanne Collins
Stay tuned to teens.dbrl.org for our sneak peek at this year’s teen summer reading program, “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read.” Through this program, the library challenges young adults to read for 20 hours, share three book reviews, and do seven of our suggested activities. Complete the challenge, and you will be eligible to win some pretty awesome prizes like a Amazon Kindle Fire. Stay informed by subscribing to our email updates!
Originally published at 2016 Teen Book Champion Is Chosen!.
April is National Poetry Month. The Callaway County Public Library and the Auxvasse Creative Arts Program invite all Callaway County kids and teens to submit an original poem! Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners in each age group. A brief awards ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 24 at the Callaway County Public Library in Fulton.
Callaway County Public Library, ATTN: Youth Poetry Contest
710 Court St.
Fulton, MO 65251.
Mail entries must be postmarked by April 30.
Originally published at Callaway County Youth Poetry Contest.