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!

Ames Free Library Online Book Club - Bring Your Own Book Club

Announcing a special summer book club series!
 
This summer at AFL, BYOB stands for "Bring Your Own Book"! On the second Wednesdays of July and August at 1:30 p.m., join fellow readers to chat about your recent reads or an all time favorite. We'll get together online to swap recommendations and share a few laughs.
 
Come t.o the meeting prepared with the following info about the book (or books) you want to talk about:
  • Title
  • Author
  • Plot (spoiler free!)
  • What you liked or disliked about it (ex: characters, writing style, pacing, etc.)
  • Did you like it and would you recommend it?
 
Register in advance for this meeting:
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Event Location: 
Online