No matter what your New Years’ resolutions may be, the library has materials to support you in your goals! (Of course, we love you just the way you are, too!)
If you resolved to eat healthier, try the book Culinary Intelligence: The Art of Eating Healthy (and Really Well) by Peter Kaminsky.
If you resolved to stretch every day, try the DVD Yoga for Beginners & Beyond: Stretch, Strengthen, Be Stress Free!
If you resolved to spend more time with your kids, try the book Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun by Joshua Glenn and Elizabeth Foy Larsen or coming to one of our many programs at the library!
If you resolved to eliminate unhealthy habits, try the book You Are Not Your Brain: The 4-Step Solution to Changing Bad Habits, Unhealthy Thinking, and Taking Control of Your Life by Jeffrey Schwartz.
If you resolved to travel more, try the book The Most Scenic Drives in America: 120 Spectacular Road Trips by the Editors of Reader’s Digest.
If you resolved to save money, be sure to take advantage of all the library has to offer! With almost 2.5 million items in the Denver Public Library collection we are sure to have the all the latest bestsellers, blu-rays, DVDs, magazines, and CDs that you are looking for! Add to that the free programming available to you every week, and your library card might be the most valuable piece of plastic in your wallet!
The Staff of the Denver Public Library wishes you a Happy 2013 and supports you in all your hopes for the New Year!
Upcoming holiday closures for all Denver Public Libraries:
New Year’s Eve
Monday, Dec. 31
All libraries will close at 4 p.m.
New Year’s Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
January Events at the Park Hill Branch Library, 4705 Montview Blvd. at Dexter, 720-865-0250:
Saturday, January 5,
Lit Wits Book Club
A different type of book club for 4th, 5th and 6th graders! No requirements! Just come and talk about the books you love!
Tuesday, January 8,
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Students in 6th-12th grades are invited to join the Park Hill TAB. Help plan library events and projects at the Park Hill Branch Library and have your voice heard.
Saturday, January 12,
Winnie the Pooh Picnic
Join us for a special Winnie the Pooh storytime! We will have games to play like pin the tail on Eeyore and Pooh Bingo. Please bring your own snacks and a blanket to sit on for this indoor picnic.
Tuesday, January 15,
eBooks 101 class
Learn how to find, check out, download, and transfer eBooks and audio eBooks to your computer or e-reader. Feel free to bring devices you already own or come and test drive devices.
Thursday, Jan 17,
Genre Chat Book Club
Join our new book club for grades 2-4! We will explore a variety of book genres; participate in discussions, crafts, activities and snacks related to what we read. Registration is suggested but not required. Please call 720-865-0250. Our first genre we will be exploring is animal stories, enjoy yogurt covered raisins while we discuss the book: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. After our discussion we will decorate a bookbag!