Registration for the 6th Annual First Columbia Teen Star auditions is now open! Following the auditions, twelve individuals will advance to the final event and two Teen Star Winners will be chosen – one as top vocalist and one as top instrumentalist! Each First Place winner will receive $1,500. The Second Place Teen Star will win $750 and the Third Place Teen Star wins $350. All other finalists will receive $100 apiece. The Teen Star event is open to all students in grades 9 to 12.
Registration forms and complete contest rules can be picked up at any of First Columbia Bank’s branch sites.They can also be downloaded by clicking the following link:
The registration deadline is Friday, April 15, 2016.  All completed forms must be returned to First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., ATTN: Leslie Chyko, 232 East Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815, or dropped off at any branch, emailed or faxed. If you have any questions, please contact Leslie Chyko at 570-387-3464 or
Auditions will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 from 3:20-8:00 PM and Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM at Millville Junior/Senior High School Auditorium. The finalists will perform on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the Haas Center on the campus of Bloomsburg University. We hope to see many of Southern Columbia Area's talented performing artists letting "their talent shine" at this year's event! Go Tigers!

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