Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

LIBRARY OPEN FOR HOLDS PICKUP, QUICK BROWSING, AND COMPUTER USE!

Current hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

  • Visits are limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per person.
  • Total occupancy in the building is limited to 10 visitors at any given time, so short waits outside may be necessary.
  • Please go here for more information on what services are currently available.
  • Email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org, or call 508-238-2000.
  • Check out our list of online programs here!

Book Donation Options

While the Friends' Book Sale Room at Queset House is closed, you may want to consider the following area options for book donations:

Better World Books
 
Bins:
  • Shaw’s Plaza, 690 Depot Street, Easton
  • Northwoods Crossing, 2085 Bay Street, Taunton

Discover Books

Bins:

  • Easton Gas, 200 Washington St, North Easton

  • Brockton Recycling Center, 300 Oak Hill Way, Brockton

  • Jones School, 137 Walnut St, Stoughton

  • Temple Adath Church, 18 Harding St, Sharon

 

Friends of Boyden Library, Foxboro (current as of 9/11/2020)

Friends of Boyden Library are in need of gently used Best Seller, and Children's Books. Please email Janice Rosado at karjec@comcast.net to make a donation, limited to 1 shopping bag. Book donations are NOT currently being accepted at the library.

 

Friends of Sharon Public Library (current as of 9/11/2020)

Friends of the Sharon Public Library are accepting BOOKS ONLY which can be dropped off at the Sharon Shaw's Plaza in the book collection bins (700 South Main Street, near the KinderCare side of the parking lot).  Donation guidelines here. For more information, please see friendsofsharonpubliclibrary.org.


Salvation Army

Bins:

  • 490 Foundry St, South Easton

  • 104 Turnpike St, West Bridgewater 

Savers

  • 560 Boston Providence Highway, Norwood

  • 1385 South Washington St, North Attleboro

Town of Easton Curbside Textile Recycling

Curbside pickup offered by Simple Recycling - you may request bags or sticker labels. Pickups will take place on your regular recycling day. 

Vietnam Veterans of America

Free donation pickups (must be small/light enough for one person to carry)