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Mon, Sep 20
10:30am - 11:30am
Qigong is an ancient Chinese health care system benefiting the body and mind, similar to Tai Chi. It integrates slow... Read More
Mon, Sep 20
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join the Library Beaders on the 3rd Monday of each month as we explore the infinite variety of ways to assemble beads... Read More
Wed, Sep 22
10:30am - 11:30am
Qigong is an ancient Chinese health care system benefiting the body and mind, similar to Tai Chi. It integrates slow... Read More
Wed, Sep 22
6:00pm - 7:00pm
AUTHOR TALK The Ames Free Library is delighted to present MATTHEW RAIDBARD... Read More
Thu, Sep 23
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro.... Read More
Fri, Sep 24
11:00am - 12:00pm
Have you always wanted to research your family tree? Did you have your DNA tested and want help understanding the... Read More
Tue, Sep 21
10:30am - 11:00am
Our fall session of Wiggleworms will continue to meet in the Queset Garden! Best for mobile toddlers, Wiggleworms... Read More
Wed, Sep 22
10:30am - 11:00am
Babytime is storytime for littles - and their grownups! Best for infants and prewalkers, Babytime is full of songs,... Read More
Thu, Sep 23
10:30am - 11:00am
Family Storytime is perfect for preschoolers but fun for the whole family! This group will continue to meet in the... Read More
Tue, Sep 28
10:30am - 11:00am
Our fall session of Wiggleworms will continue to meet in the Queset Garden! Best for mobile toddlers, Wiggleworms... Read More
Wed, Sep 29
10:30am - 11:00am
Babytime is storytime for littles - and their grownups! Best for infants and prewalkers, Babytime is full of songs,... Read More
Wed, Sep 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join a crew of adventurers as you try to make a name for yourselves in a fantasy world. Whether it be slaying vampires... Read More
Thu, Sep 23
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro.... Read More
Sat, Sep 25
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
Wed, Sep 29
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join a crew of adventurers as you try to make a name for yourselves in a fantasy world. Whether it be slaying vampires... Read More
Thu, Sep 30
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro.... Read More
Thu, Oct 07
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro.... Read More
Sat, Oct 09
11:00am - 12:30pm
Tune in for a virtual visit from an author with Easton roots!  Joseph A. Davis was born and raised in Easton. He now... Read More
Sun, Sep 26
3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Ames Free Library is delighted to present:   The 60+ member Sharon Concert Band plays a wide... Read More
Mon, Oct 11
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed for Columbus Day.
Wed, Oct 20
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Ames Free Library is delighted to launch the Scholar Series with a presentation by Dr. ROBERT GONSALVES.  ... Read More
Thu, Nov 11
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.
Thu, Nov 25
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
Fri, Dec 24
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Friday, December 24th and Saturday, December 25th in observance of Christmas.
Friday, September 17
A Glimpse of Nature --  A New Twist September 17, 2021 Last week I lamented the difficulty of photographing night-singing insects.  Whenever I approached, they became silent and “disappeared” into...
Friday, September 17
Lorraine is taking a break in September! "A Glimpse of Nature" will be back on Friday, October 1.  
Monday, September 13
Ever been curious what your neighbors are reading or watching? Here are just some of their suggestions! As we receive more recommendations, we'll post them here on the AFL Blog. If you would like to...
Friday, September 10
See what’s happening on the grounds of the Ames Free Library or nearby areas with “A Glimpse of Nature.”  Offered by Lorraine Rubinacci, the library's resident naturalist, this weekly photo blog is a...
Friday, September 03
See what’s happening on the grounds of the Ames Free Library or nearby areas with “A Glimpse of Nature.”  Offered by Lorraine Rubinacci, the library's resident naturalist, this weekly photo blog is a...