Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

Special Events

Saturday, October 20
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Artist Michelle Duprey has a lot of creative interests and has been painting since she was young; she also creates her own handmade jewelry. During the month of October, she will be exhibiting a collection of her paintings. Also, in the glass display case on the second floor, there will be an... Read more
Friday, October 26
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Join us for an adult celebration at our very own haunted and apparitional Queset House! DJ and delirious dancing! Feast on disturbing appetizers Win a prize for best costume Enter for a chance for a psychic reading Mingle with mysterious guests Encounter Queset Ghosts during a harrowing haunted... Read more
Saturday, October 27
10:00am - 5:00pm
Pick up a pumpkin craft kit to take and make a paper pumpkin or jack o'lantern at home! Specialty supplies and directions to complete the craft are included. You may need to provide crayons, markers, scissors, tape, or glue. 
Saturday, October 27
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet & Greet SUSAN TAN On Saturday, October 27, at 11 a.m., come meet Susan Tan, the author of Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire and Cilla Lee-Jenkins: This Book is A Classic.  The Cilla series (ages 7-12) is based on Susan's... Read more
Wednesday, October 31
10:00am - 8:00pm
Kids, stop by in costume to Trick or Treat for a pencil or treasure box prize! We can't wait to see what kind of little monsters Halloween brings in. 
Monday, November 12
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.
Wednesday, November 14
3:00pm - 4:00pm
It’s fun. It’s healthy. It’s social. It keeps your brain sharp. It improves your sense of balance. It does not need any fancy equipment. It is gentle on your body. And ANYONE CAN DO IT! Spend an hour finding your groove, with Mary Lou Almeida as your guide. If you already have dance skills, share... Read more
Wednesday, November 21
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 5:00 pm to allow for adequate brining.
Thursday, November 22
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
Thursday, November 29
10:00am - 12:00pm
Offered by the Town of Easton, Mass., in partnership with the Ames Free Library Please join us on Thursday, November 29 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. for a free information and Q&A session with... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
3:00pm - 4:00pm
It’s fun. It’s healthy. It’s social. It keeps your brain sharp. It improves your sense of balance. It does not need any fancy equipment. It is gentle on your body. And ANYONE CAN DO IT! Spend an hour finding your groove, with Mary Lou Almeida as your guide. If you already have dance skills, share... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm
If you are finally ready to get - and stay - organized in a clutter-free home, this is your chance. Declutterista Becky Bast provides strategies to declutter your home - and your mindset!   Becky, a Sharon resident and native, is passionate about helping people declutter their... Read more
Monday, December 24
10:00am - 1:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 1:00 pm to accommodate festive caroling.
Tuesday, December 25
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas.
Monday, December 31
5:00pm - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will close early at 5:00PM on Monday, December 31 in observance of New Year's Eve and will not reopen until Wednesday, January 2, 2019.