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Ready for a change? Replace Bad Habits With New Skills
Posted 5 months ago by Michelle GPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Cooking, Home and Garden, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, Health and Wellness and Nonfiction | Tagged with change, computer technology, games, goals, guitar, instruction, iPad, music, new years resolutions, wine and Yoga
Ready for a change? Your Library has you covered!
One of my goals for 2019 is to replace some bad habits by learning a new skill. I have found in the past that if I replace a habit with something else, rather than just stop the habit cold turkey, I have more success.
Once I choose my new hobby/skill/routine, I have to be willing to fail before I get good at it. Perfection can't be part of the vocabulary here; practice makes progress!
Your library can help you learn just about anything! Did you know that we have over 1000 "dummies" books in our collection, 238 of those in digital format? You'll need your library card handy to check out our materials. Don't have a card yet? You can get started with an e-card. Here are a few digital titles to consider.
Informative Dummies Guides
Want to learn a new language?
Check out Transform Languages.
Looking for a new job in the new year?
Have the experts at tutor.com review your resume and connect with a career coach.
Interested in Family History?
Create your family tree with Family Search.
If you want to learn it, we probably have it!
Stop in to any branch or call 419-259-5200 to get started.