January is National Hobby Month, which makes perfect sense — what better time than the New Year to try out a new hobby? Visiting the library is a great way to learn about potential new activities. Whether you’re an experienced crafter or a novice, there is something for every type of jeweler in Heidi Boyd’s Simply Beautiful Beaded Jewelry. If it’s a physical hobby you’re looking for, explore Yoga for the Joy of It! by Minda Goodman Kraines and Barbara Rose Sherman. To learn how to bake, try Baking, by James Peterson, which includes 1,500 step-by-step color photographs. Get a head start on planning a new garden with Garden Design: Planning, Building and Planting Your Perfect Outdoor Space. Or you can browse the shelves yourself to find a fount of inspiration about nearly any possible hobby.
New Year, New Hobby