Since it began in 2016, the Let’s Move in Libraries initiative has featured stories of public libraries that support healthy living! This page tells some of those stories. We would love to feature your story. Click the button below to get started!
Music, Movement, and More at your library By Barbara Scott, Children's Librarian, Bucyrus Public Library, Ohio Thirteen years ago (in 2010! - although it doesn't seem that long ago) I was approached by Lindell Bils, who was working for the local Help Me Read More
How to Sustain a Health & Fitness Literacy Program in Your Library By Nicole Miller, Director of the Cannon Falls Library, Minnesota In 2019, I earned my group fitness certification and developed a sustainable library fitness program at the Cannon Falls Library. Since Read More
Farm to School and Public Libraries By Deborah Dutcher, Library Services Consultant, for the New Hampshire State Library This past summer I had the pleasure of being invited to and attending the Monadnock Farm to School Network for a “Farm to School Day Read More
“We all have to work as a team:” Supporting healthy living at Rutherford County Library A simple strategy to get started: Pool your resources Engle Troxler works for the Rutherford County Library, located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. The poverty rate Read More
A Confluence of Community Health in Western Kentucky Located in Western Kentucky, the city of Paducah anchors a mostly rural region located near the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. The McCracken County Public Library is also a confluence of different people Read More
Winter Walk Day at the Library Lillie M Evans Library District, Princeville, Illinois, U.S.A. How has this library supported healthy living? We're doing our 2nd annual "Winter Walk Day" on Wednesday, February 2nd. Our library decided to do it based on Shape Alberta's Read More