Recurring movement-based programs in Ontario 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.
Callander Public Library – http://www.mycallander.ca/library/home – Library Running Club meets Wednesdays at the library.
Englehart Public Library – http://www.englehartpubliclibrary.ca/ – Yoga offered Monday mornings. The library also hosts the Englehart Nordic Ski Club. The library also checks out pedometers and Nordic walking poles. In addition, the library holds a kids activity day in May that includes a bike rodeo at a community complex with 15 community business-sponsored activity maker spaces for the kids.
Halton Hills Public Library – http://www.hhpl.on.ca/ – The library hosts multiple movement-based programs.
Hornepayne Public Library – http://www.olsn.ca/hornepayne/ – Library does an annual StoryWalk® program. The library checks out activity kits which include pedometers; Library has annual gardening/seed savers workshops, with a seed exchange program that runs throughout the year at the library.
Mattawa Public Library – http://www.olsn.ca/mattawa/Programs.html – Library has a circulating pedometer collection.
Rainy River Public Library http://www.rainyriverlibrary.com/birding.html – – The library has two family programs – “Birding Buddies” and “Butterfly Buddies” – that provide birding and butterfly-ing kits that can be checked out (three-week loan).
Oliver Paipoonge Public Library – https://www.facebook.com/Oliver-Paipoonge-Public-Library-317003395098369/ – The Rosslyn Hall Library has Pickleball for adults on Tuesday evenings at 6:30-8:30; The library also has Chair Exercise Class for Everyone Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon. Gentle Yoga classes offered Wednesdays 1:45 – 2:45 at the Murillo Library.
Parry Sound Public Library – https://www.parrysoundlibrary.com/ – Library offers NamasTEA, Yoga and tea, Thursdays at noon.
Powassan & District Union Public Library – http://www.powassanlibrary.com/calendar – Maple Hill Runners and Walkers meets at the library Mondays at 6pm.
Temiskaming Shores Public Library – http://www.temisklibrary.com/index.asp?id=home.asp&label=Home – Library participates in Healthy Kids community challenge to incorporate physical activities into Storytime sessions.
Timmins Public Library – http://tpl.timmins.ca/ – Library checks out pedometers.
Thorold Public Library – http://www.thoroldpubliclibrary.ca/ – Tai Chi offered weekly on Monday mornings.
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