Ames Free Library

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  • You are cordially invited to attend Twilight in the Garden, an enchanted event to benefit the Ames Free Library.  Join us as we usher in summer in the beautiful Queset Garden...
  • Join us for an introductory class series on how to use this popular learning platform to find, apply, and interview for your next job. Attend any or all of this series - it's free...
  • The SAILS Overdrive collection has expanded to include 25 different magazine titles! Best of all, they are always available, even if others are reading it at the same time! You...
  • The Ames Free Library now offers Home Delivery service to Easton residents who are temporarily or permanently unable to visit the Library in-person. For more information, visit...
  • We're excited to announce the 2019 selections for the AFL Book Club! Visit our Book Clubs page for more...

Upcoming Events

Fri, May 24
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
Fri, May 24
10:30am - 11:30am
Want to share mindfulness skills and meet other folks with contemplative practices? Welcome to an open, peer-to-peer... Read More
Sat, May 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
Sat, May 25
11:00am - 3:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Sat, May 25
11:00am - 3:00pm
Burt Lewis, an Easton tech expert, trainer, and local social media pioneer, is available to help you navigate Google.... Read More
Sat, May 25
11:00am - 3:00pm
Burt Lewis, an Easton tech expert, trainer, and local social media pioneer, is available to help you create your own... Read More
Tue, May 28
10:30am - 11:00am
Best for mobile toddlers, Wiggle Worms is a fast-paced storytime with songs, rhymes, and stories to keep them occupied... Read More
Wed, May 29
10:30am - 11:00am
Babytime is storytime for littles! This group is best for pre-walkers from 0 to 15 months old. Caregivers and babies... Read More
Thu, May 30
10:30am - 11:00am
Alternating between stories, songs, and rhymes, Stories and Songs is perfect for children about age 3 to 5 working on... Read More
Thu, May 30
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alex Manthous is a student at Oliver Ames High School. He is offering tutoring services for students in grades 5-9, in... Read More
Sat, Jun 01
10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and join us on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm as we get creative having fun building with... Read More
Mon, Jun 03
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Pajama storytime is fun for the whole family! We'll share books, rhymes, & songs to help wind down your evening.... Read More
Sat, May 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
Sat, May 25
11:00am - 3:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Tue, May 28
11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro. Eric... Read More
Wed, May 29
10:30am - 12:30pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Wed, May 29
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Join us for an English for All class for immigrants who want to improve their English. During class time we practice... Read More
Thu, May 30
10:30am - 12:30pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Mon, May 27
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Tue, May 28
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Find a Job with Lynda.com: A Series for the Curious Beginner Join us for an introductory... Read More
Thu, May 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Frederick Law Olmsted is popularly considered to be the father of American landscape architecture. The firm Olmsted... Read More
Wed, Jun 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
The One Book One Community is honored to present:   Visualizing Circus: FROM FREAKS &... Read More
Wed, Jun 12
6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Barn Burners String Band brings you raucous acoustic music, inspired by bluegrass, Americana, folk, and rock &... Read More
Tue, Jun 18
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us to learn more about the Jewish holiday of Shavuot! Make some holiday-related crafts, such as a Torah bookmark... Read More