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

Mon, May 02
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Friends is a nonprofit organization integral to promoting and supporting the library. Donations raised by the... Read More
Mon, May 02
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you have a new camera and want to learn how to get the best shot from it? Are you curious about ISO, aperture, or... Read More
Mon, May 02
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Trisha is here to teach you how to knit without needles! Craft yourself a scarf, or learn how to make a blanket for a... Read More
Mon, May 02
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Curious about new techniques or have a specific question? Learn makeup tips from resident expert, Trisha.  Please come... Read More
Mon, May 02
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library is proud to welcome the members of Norton Public Library's Men's Discussion Group, who have... Read More
Tue, May 03
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
Mon, May 02
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Trisha is here to teach you how to knit without needles! Craft yourself a scarf, or learn how to make a blanket for a... Read More
Mon, May 02
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
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
Mon, May 02
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you have a new camera and want to learn how to get the best shot from it? Are you curious about ISO, aperture, or... Read More
Mon, May 02
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Trisha is here to teach you how to knit without needles! Craft yourself a scarf, or learn how to make a blanket for a... Read More
Mon, May 02
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Curious about new techniques or have a specific question? Learn makeup tips from resident expert, Trisha.  Please come... 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
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.