Ames Free Library

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  • We're librarians. Books are sort of what we do. So go ahead and ask, you won't regret it. Just fill out an easy form, and our expert librarians will send you a customized...
  • One Book One Community is a series of community events centered around a selected novel. This year's novel is The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro. We invite everyone to...
  • The Stompers, led by Easton resident Dr. Steve Straus, have been delighting New England audiences for over twenty-five years. Whether you call it Dixieland early, New Orleans, or...
  •   Thanks to the outpouring of generosity we have received in response to our annual appeal, the Ames Free Library is well on its way towards reaching our 2016 fundraising goal! ...
  • Are you looking for help checking out e-Books from the library? Do you have some questions about how to use your computer or set up an email address? Or maybe you are doing some...

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 04
10:30am - 11:30am
Wondering what to do with all those old home movies on VHS cassette? Dana will show you how to convert them onto DVDs... Read More
Wed, May 04
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Do you have some awesome stuff you're looking to sell online? Then bring yourself and your treasures down to Queset... Read More
Wed, May 04
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come, spend a couple of hours with like minded stitchers and work on your current W.I.P (work in progress). Be inspired... Read More
Wed, May 04
6:30pm - 7:30pm
A quarter of a century ago, two men disguised as Boston Police officers tricked their way into the Isabella Stewart... Read More
Thu, May 05
10:30am - 11:30am
Want to learn something new? Lynda.com has over 4,000 video courses on such wide ranging subjects as entrepreneurship... Read More
Thu, May 05
12:00pm - 1:00pm
It seems that this Facebook thing isn't a fad after all. Want to get on the bandwagon and join the crowd? Or do you... Read More
Wed, May 04
3:00pm - 5:00pm
In celebration of Star Wars Day, the library will be hosting a drop in craft time between 3 and 5. All ages are welcome... Read More
Fri, May 06
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Early release days are more fun at the library! Join us after school for a movie and some activities at Queset House. "... Read More
Sat, May 07
10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and join us on Saturdays from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm as we get creative having fun building with LEGO. Plenty of play... Read More
Thu, May 12
6:00pm - 8:00pm
"Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the... Read More
Sat, May 14
10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and join us on Saturdays from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm as we get creative having fun building with LEGO. Plenty of play... Read More
Wed, May 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mimsy will be discussing her recent adventure to San Juan and Fajardo, Puerto Rico which included activities like stand... Read More
Wed, May 04
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Do you have some awesome stuff you're looking to sell online? Then bring yourself and your treasures down to Queset... Read More
Thu, May 05
10:30am - 11:30am
Want to learn something new? Lynda.com has over 4,000 video courses on such wide ranging subjects as entrepreneurship... Read More
Sat, May 07
10:30am - 12:30pm
In these half-hour workshops, Kyaunna will teach the basics of Adobe Photoshop. You will become familiar with the tools... Read More
Sat, May 07
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
Wed, May 11
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Do you have some awesome stuff you're looking to sell online? Then bring yourself and your treasures down to Queset... Read More
Thu, May 12
10:30am - 11:30am
Want to learn something new? Lynda.com has over 4,000 video courses on such wide ranging subjects as entrepreneurship... Read More
Sat, May 07
3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Ames Free Library is proud to present vocal and piano duo The Sheppard Sisters, featuring musical and theatrical... Read More
Wed, May 18
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Welcome to the inaugural Garden Music series! The Stompers, led by Easton resident, Dr. Steve Straus, have been... Read More
Mon, May 30
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Mon, Jul 04
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day.
Mon, Oct 10
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed for Columbus Day.
05/04/2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Queset House
05/07/2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
The Residence at Five Corners
05/07/2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Queset House
05/14/2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Th Residence at Five Corners
05/18/2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Queset Garden