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Your 2013 New Years Resolution Helper

However you've resolved to reinvent yourself within the next 365 days, here are a few upcoming events to help you get started on your year of self-improvement.

Resolution: Learn a new skill
Where to Start: The Ultimate How-to Workshop
NightLife at the Academy is embracing the artisanal spirit. Come take workshops on everything from crafting to cooking to kicking ass (er, self-defense).
California Academy of Sciences, Thursday, January 10, 6pm-10pm

Resolution: Exercise more (or at all)
Where to Start: A San Francisco Bike Tour
The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is offering this "North by Northwest by Bike" group ride—a rolling survey along some of the city's most topographically tortuous bike routes.
Starts at Velo Rouge Cafe, Saturday, January 12, 10am

Resolution: Read more books
Where to Start: RADAR Reading Series
Queer Lit local hero Michelle Tea hosts four authors and artists in a free evening of word play and big idea. Also, there will be cookies.
San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch), Wednesday, January 9, 6pm

Resolution: Screw that, pass the beer!
Where to Start: The Rosamunde Oakland Grand Opening Party
New Years resolution? As if to imply you aren't beautiful just the way you are. Head to Oakland for grilled sausages and $1 craft beers. There's always 2014.
911 Washington St., Wednesday, January 9, 5pm


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