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  • Please join the Ames Free Library on Saturday, May 13, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., for an evening of exciting live music with the Sharon Concert Band and the Roy Scott Big Band...
  • Thanks to all who helped make Irish Pub at Queset a huge success!   To our funders, Mansfield Bank of Easton and the Friends of the Library, many thanks making this possible and...
  • The The Art Forger, by B. A. Shaprio, was Easton's One Book One Community selection and, unsurprisingly, the most popular fiction book in 2016.  Although All Light We Cannot See...
  • See what your friendly neighborhood AFL Staff members recommend.
  • 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

Mon, Apr 24
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, Apr 24
11:30am - 12:30pm
Julie, who is a long term resident of Easton, holds a Masters in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from... Read More
Mon, Apr 24
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn to create a digital collage in Photoshop with the use of the library's scanner, learn basic skills, repair old... Read More
Mon, Apr 24
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join the Library Beaders on the fourth Monday of each month as we explore the infinite variety of ways to assemble... Read More
Tue, Apr 25
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, Apr 25
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come join us for a discussion on this month's selected book, Unfamiliar Fishes, by Sarah Vowell.  Many think... Read More
Mon, Apr 24
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
Tue, Apr 25
10:30am - 11:30am
Lapsit story time for babies emphasizes adult-child interaction with stories, movement, rhymes, and songs. Delight and... Read More
Thu, Apr 27
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
Mon, May 01
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
Mon, May 01
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Go ahead and get comfy in your favorite pajamas, grab your sleepy toy, and come listen to some bedtime stories with... Read More
Tue, May 02
10:30am - 11:30am
Lapsit story time for babies emphasizes adult-child interaction with stories, movement, rhymes, and songs. Delight and... Read More
Tue, Apr 25
3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Queset Writing Group is open to teenagers 13 and up who are interested in creative writing. Bring your work in... Read More
Wed, Apr 26
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
Wed, Apr 26
10:30am - 1:00pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Wed, Apr 26
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Local & best selling author, Kevin V. Symmons is touring libraries to encourage tomorrow’s... Read More
Wed, Apr 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michael Graff, of American Financial Education Alliance, will go over how to save & pay for a college education. In... Read More
Thu, Apr 27
10:30am - 1:00pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Sat, May 13
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Please join the Ames Free Library on Saturday, May 13, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., for an evening of exciting live... Read More
Wed, May 24
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Get transported to a kinder, gentler age with the arresting music of Quartet Amerus, a classical string... Read More
Mon, May 29
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Mon, Jun 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our favorite local musician is back again for our Summer Library Program kickoff! Preschoolers will love dancing to the... Read More
Mon, Jun 26
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Come watch a very funny guy perform a very funny magic show! Robb uses a lot of audience participation and his quick... Read More
Tue, Jul 04
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day.
04/25/2017 - 12:00am to 12:00pm
04/26/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
VFW Hall
04/29/2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Parkview Elementary
05/13/2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Oakes Ames Memorial Hall
05/19/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Richardson Olmsted School