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Women sitting in chairs in a row with their arms raised, exercising.
Women sitting in chairs in a row with their arms raised, exercising.
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A twice-weekly chair yoga class run by a volunteer instructor brings a regular crowd to Walton Public Library.

Small library
Small library

The State of Iowa Library kicks off a yearlong blog series exploring how to scale down "big" programs for small libraries.

broken toaster
broken toaster

At Repair Cafés, volunteers make broken items like new again — and keep them out of landfills.

A group of women lined up in the library
A group of women lined up in the library

A small programming budget doesn't need to hold you back. Here are more tips for programming on a shoestring.

A program participant holds up their finished tile art project
A program participant holds up their finished tile art project
Blog by Jenn Carson

This easy, low-budget and intergenerational program uses ceramic tiles and markers to make freeform pieces of art.

Jar on its side with coins spilling out of it
Jar on its side with coins spilling out of it

Small library? Small budget? No problem! Chelsea Price shares tips for programming on a shoestring.

Book standing up open with the pages folded to form a triangle fan with black paper cut and pasted to the open pages to look like two people walking by a street lamp.
Book standing up open with the pages folded to form a triangle fan with black paper cut and pasted to the open pages to look like two people walking by a street lamp.
Blog by Annie Ruefle

Got old, outdated or damaged books? Before you toss them into the recycling bin, consider turning them into book art.