Village Books hosts ‘Resolutions: Mini Workshops to Jumpstart Your New Year’

Need a boost to your New Year? Ready to make 2015 your best year ever?

Village Books, 1200 11th St., hosts its annual “Resolutions,” a day devoted to starting the year right. Local experts present mini-workshops on topics ranging from clearing the clutter, to navigating difficult conversations, to making fitness goals.

The free workshops run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3. Come to one workshop or several, and bring your questions, ideas, and a snack too.

No tickets or registration is necessary. Participants receive 10 percent off recommended resolutions-related books that day only. The schedule:

11 a.m.: Simplifying for the New Year with Carolyn Koehnline.

Noon: Difficult conversations with Janet Ott.

1 p.m.: Planning ahead with the Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement.

2 p.m.: Altering the future with food with Sonja Max.

3 p.m.: Top ten pips for running or walking success with Steve Roguski of Fairhaven Runners & Walkers.

On Sunday, Jan. 4, a free series of “Resolutions for Writers” is offered from noon to 5 p.m.

Details: 360-671-2626, villagebooks.com.