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Hobby Information on the Web


Getting Started


Yahoo directory:
http://dir.yahoo.com/Recreation/Hobbies/

Google web directory:
http://directory.google.com/Top/Recreation/
http://directory.google.com/Top/Home/
http://directory.google.com/Top/Arts/Crafts/
http://directory.google.com/Top/Society/Organizations/Hobby_Interests/

 

Books and Reading


Getting Started

Google web directory:
http://directory.google.com/Top/Arts/Literature/Reading_Groups/

Reading Groups

Mostly We Eat
http://www.mostlyweeat.org/

Random House Book Group Corner
http://www.randomhouse.com/resources/bookgroup/

Simon and Schuster's SimonSays.com
http://www.simonsays.com/Sections/Areas.cfm?AreaID=4

Harper Collins' Reading Groups
http://www.harpercollins.com/hc/readers/

Reading Group Guides
http://www.readinggroupguides.com/

African American Literature Book Club
http://aalbc.com/

Book Reviews

New York Times Sunday Book Review
http://www.nytimes.com/pages/books/review/index.html

Boston Globe Living/Arts Book Reviews
http://www.boston.com/globe/living/bookreviews/

Chicago Tribune Books
http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/booksmags/

Other Book Related Sites

Bookwire
http://www.bookwire.com/

Book Magazine
http://www.bookmagazine.com/ Amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/ Barnes and Noble
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/bookbrowser/ Powells Bookstore (Portland, OR)
http://www.powells.com/

 

Cooking

Google web directory
http://directory.google.com/Top/Home/Cooking

Epicurious
http://eat.epicurious.com

Cooking Light
http://www.cookinglight.com/cooking/

Global Gourmet
http://www.globalgourmet.com/

All Recipes.com
http://www.allrecipes.com

 

Gardening

Associations

American Horticulture Society
http://www.ahs.org/

Garden Connections and Links/Resources (from AHS)
http://www.ahs.org/horticulture_internet_community/index.htm

National Gardening Association
http://www.garden.org/

Organic Gardening

http://www.organicgardening.com/

http://www.epa.gov/greenacres/

Gardening With Children

http://www.kidsgardening.com/

http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/kindergarden/kinder.htm

Discussion Groups

GardenWeb Forums
http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/

Better Homes and Gardens, Discussion Groups
http://www.bhg.com/bhg/category.jhtml?catref=cat240013#

Gardening in Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin-Extension, Urban Horticulture Web site
http://www.uwex.edu/ces/wihort/

Wisconsin Public Television's The Wisconsin Gardener
http://www.wpt.org/garden/

University of Wisconsin-Madison/Extension, Dept. of Plant Pathology, Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic
http://www.plantpath.wisc.edu/pddc/

University of Wisconsin-Extension, InfoSource - Garden and Landscape
http://www.uwex.edu/disted/infosrce/garden.html

 

Packer Football

http://www.packers.com/

http://www.packersnews.com/index2.shtml

http://www.packernet.com/

http://packers.theinsiders.com/

http://www.pacfan.com/

http://www.nfl.com/

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