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Friday, December 28, 2012

Start Your Resolution at Des Plaines Public Library

One last holiday stands between us and the end of the holiday season (not to mention year). As per usual, as we plan our parties and festivities for New Year's Eve we simultaneously plan to change our lives the very next day. New Year's resolutions though dubious are commonplace. Just check out this current list of the most common resolutions this year.

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While I can't promise you will stick to your resolution(s), the library is here to help with tons of information to keep you on track! Here are some popular resolutions and links to items (books, ebooks, DVDs, audiobooks) we have to help give you a kick start. Just place a hold on the items in the catalog or give us a call and we can place the hold for you.

Losing Weight

Managing Personal Finances

Managing Stress 

Manage Time Effectively 

Developing Healthy Eating Habits

Landing the Job

Green Living

Start Volunteering  

In addition to these guides, the Reader Services department will have a display of inspiring fictional characters to help keep you on track!  Do you have a resolution this year or fictional character who inspires you?




2 comments:

Laura A. said...

Jane Eyre inspires me with her spirit, independence, and endurance. Want weight loss inspiration in the form of a novel that's funny and smart? Check out Ada's Rules: A Sexy Skinny Novel by Alice Randall.

Anonymous said...

Arya Stark from George R. R. Martin's series "A Song of Ice and Fire" is an inspiring character because she is brave and she does not give in to expectations or convention but walks her own road.

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