Hobbies & Sports

Antiques, crafts, needlework, games, sports teams, sports instruction, collecting and more.

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Crafts

Beading Daily - for handmade jewelry
Creative Memories
-scrapbooking ideas
Crochet.org - Crochet Guild of America
Jewelry Making Daily
Knitting Help.com-knitting lessons and patterns
McCall's Quilting
QNNtv.com - quilting videos and tutorials
Quilters Club of America
Quilting Board - The Quilters Message Board
WigJig - jewelry making

Games

Bridge
American Contract Bridge League
Claire Bridge
For Bridge Players - Richard Pavlicek

Sports

Major League Baseball
NFL- National Football League
AHL- American Hockey League
NHL- National Hockey League

Bicycling
About.com Bicycling
American Cycling Association
Bicycling Magazine
Commute by Bike
League of American Bicyclists
Livestrong.com Bicycle Safety
Livestrong.com Bicycle Safety Hand Signals

Golf
Golf Channel
Golf.com
Golf Today
PGA - Professional Golfers Association
LPGA - Ladies Professional Golf Association

Tennis
ATP World Tour - Association of Tennis Professionals
Tennis.com
Tennis World

 


Library Materials

Circulating books and most reference books are shelved in the stacks. Print magazines and newspapers are on display. Audiobooks and most nonfiction DVD's are shelved separately. Travel DVD's are shelved in the stacks.  

Books/DVD/Audiobooks
Antiques & Collecting- 745.1
Baseball - 796.357
Bicycles - 629.227
Bicycling - 796.6
Bridge - 794.415
Calligraphy - 745.6
Coin Collecting - 737.4
Crafts - 745.5
Crochet - 746.434
Football - 796.332
Games - 793
Golf - 796.352
Hockey - 796.962
Knitting - 746.432
Soccer - 796.334
Stamp Collecting - 769.56
Stenciling - 745.73
Tennis - 796.342     

Magazines/Newspapers
Antiques & the Arts Weekly
Antiques Magazine
Backpacker
Bicycling
Coinage
Creative Knitting
Field & Stream
Golf Digest
Muscle & Fitness
Outdoor Life
Outside
Quilter's Newsletter Magazine
Ride BMX
Runner’s World
Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated for Kids
Tennis
Vogue Knitting
Yoga Journal

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