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  • Showing through the month of August at the Ames Free Library: Easton Reads! Stop by the Ames Free Library to view a collection of stylish READ posters featuring a few of the many...
  • Unsure what to read next? Run out of titles on your recommendations list? Or maybe you just want to try something new? Well we have you covered! Why not view a few brief book...
  • Looking for more books or audiobooks like your favorites? Want to find a new author? Can't remember all the titles in a series? NoveList Plus has the answers!   */ Find...
  • Read a book. Tell us about it. Be entered to win a prize. It is that simple, really. Why should kids get all the summer reading fun? Thanks to the Ames Free Library, adults can...
  • Now available for purchase for a limited time at the Ames Free Library Circulation Desk: AFL Tote Bags! These high quality, sturdy and stylish tote bags come in two sizes. The...

Upcoming Events

Sat, Aug 27
9:00am - 10:00am
Come join us on the last Saturday of every month to practice and learn the 24 Posture Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan Form.... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
10:30am - 12:30pm
Do you need pointers on how to use your new tablet? Or maybe you’re a long-time owner of a smartphone and have... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you have a project that you need to work on with friends but can never seem to find the time to get together? Google... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Have you been on any big trips lately? Have you had a big life experience that you want to remember forever? Scrap-... Read More
Tue, Aug 30
10:30am - 12:30pm
Do you have a bunch of photo slides that need to be brought into the 21st century or negatives that you never got... Read More
Tue, Aug 30
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tuesdays in August. Drop in for any or all of the unique free workshops being offered by beloved epistolary novelist... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 6:30pm
For everyone who has ever wondered what a special vehicle looks like close-up, the library is presenting Touch a Truck... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Have you been on any big trips lately? Have you had a big life experience that you want to remember forever? Scrap-... Read More
Tue, Aug 30
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tuesdays in August. Drop in for any or all of the unique free workshops being offered by beloved epistolary novelist... Read More
Mon, Sep 05
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Monday, September 5 in observance of Labor Day.
Tue, Sep 06
10:30am - 11:30am
Lapsit story time for babies emphasizes adult-child interaction with stories, movement, rhymes, and songs. Delight and... Read More
Thu, Sep 08
10:30am - 11:30am
Alternating between stories, songs, rhymes, and tales, Songs and Stories is perfect for children about age 2 to 5 ... Read More
Sat, Aug 27
9:00am - 10:00am
Come join us on the last Saturday of every month to practice and learn the 24 Posture Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan Form.... Read More
Sat, Aug 27
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Play PS3, X-Box 360, WiiU, board games, or bring your own Magic the Gathering cards!    Every other Saturday, join in... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you have a project that you need to work on with friends but can never seem to find the time to get together? Google... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Have you been on any big trips lately? Have you had a big life experience that you want to remember forever? Scrap-... Read More
Tue, Aug 30
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tuesdays in August. Drop in for any or all of the unique free workshops being offered by beloved epistolary novelist... Read More
Wed, Aug 31
10:30am - 12:30pm
Is that car of yours making strange noises? Wonder if it is really time to change those brakes? Not comfortable with... Read More
Mon, Aug 29
5:30pm - 6:30pm
For everyone who has ever wondered what a special vehicle looks like close-up, the library is presenting Touch a Truck... Read More
Tue, Aug 30
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tuesdays in August. Drop in for any or all of the unique free workshops being offered by beloved epistolary novelist... Read More
Mon, Sep 05
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Monday, September 5 in observance of Labor Day.
Sun, Sep 11
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday, September 11 at 3:00PM join us in Queset Garden and enjoy the sounds of the Sharon Concert Band as part of our... Read More
Tue, Sep 27
6:30pm - 7:45pm
On March 18, 1990, thirteen works of art worth today over $500 million were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner... Read More
Mon, Oct 10
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed for Columbus Day.
09/17/2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Governor Ames Estate
10/07/2016 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
North Easton Machine