Let’s Move! Fitness Programming in Public Libraries

  title={Let’s Move! Fitness Programming in Public Libraries},
  author={Noah Lenstra},
  journal={Public Library Quarterly},
  pages={61 - 80}
  • Noah Lenstra
  • Published 2018
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • Public Library Quarterly
ABSTRACT Public libraries increasingly offer fitness programming, which includes yoga, running groups, and story times that involve exercise. This article assesses this trend by 1) analyzing the social forces that have led this programming to increase and 2) reviewing the literature about this programming. Fitness programming is being designed for all ages and abilities, and has benefits both for individuals and for communities. The article also reports on ongoing efforts to map the current… Expand

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