Recurring movement-based programs in Minnesota Public Libraries – contact the libraries to confirm availability of programs. Please add to or correct this information by using the form on the bottom of this page.
Cloquet Public Library http://www.cloquetlibrary.org/ – Yoga Classes Monday evenings in the summer. Toddler Dance parties for kids 1-5 throughout the year.
Dakota County Library – https://www.co.dakota.mn.us/libraries – StoryWalk® at Sunset Pond Park through Burnhaven/Burnsville Branch; Fitness kits available for check out at Pleasant Hill Library; Obstacle Course programs for preschoolers (ages 2-6) and Dance parties offered at multiple branches.
Dodge Center Public Library – www.dodgecenter.lib.mn.us – Has music & movement time for preschoolers every Tuesday at 10:00am, incorporating songs that develop small and large motor skills, activities, and yoga poses.
Rochester Public Library – http://www.rochesterpubliclibrary.org/ – Tai Chi Easy and Advanced offered on Monday afternoons; Fit & Strong program for older adults offered regularly; Bone Builders program, an osteoporosis prevention program for seniors, offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 pm. The Bone Builders program alternates quarterly with the Fit & Strong program.
St. Paul Public Library – http://www.sppl.org/ – Chair Yoga offered Thursday mornings at Hamline Midway Library; Free exercise program for seniors Tuesday and Friday afternoons at Saint Anthony Park Library.
Willmar Public Library – http://willmarpubliclibrary.org – Willmar Walking Book Club – every other Tuesday at 8:30 am, from May-September. Discuss books and enjoy a walk. The library also checks out yard games to patrons: These include disc golf, bean bag toss, lawn darts, Strike It, and bocce.
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