Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"
The Queset House driveway is under construction. Visitors may park in the Main Library parking lot. Additional public parking is available just up the street, next to the Rockery, and behind the Children’s Museum.

One Genre One Community

One Genre One Community is delighted to partner with the library in presenting a series on memoir writing.

All programs will be held at Queset House, 51 Main Street, Easton (right side of library driveway).

All programs are free and open to all, except the Concord lunch tour.

Memoir Matinee titles will be announced at the start of each month.

Tuesday, April 10, 6:30 pm:

Meet & greet with Catherine Marenghi, author of Glad Farm: A Memoir.

Friday, June 29, 12 pm:

Memoir Matinee - A Mighty Heart; BYOB (bring your own brunch).

Friday, April 27, 12 pm:

Memoir Matinee - The Pianist; BYOB (bring your own brunch).

Wednesday, July 25, 6:30 pm:

Meet & greet with Michael C. Keith, author of The Next Better Place.

Wednesday, May 2, 6:30 pm:

Meet & greet with Mary Cappello, author of Night Bloom: An Italian-American Life.

Friday, July 27, 12 pm:

Memoir Matinee - This Boy's Life; BYOB (bring your own brunch).

Friday, May 25, 12 pm:

Memoir Matinee - The Railway Man; BYOB (bring your own brunch).

August TBA :

Bus Trip to Concord; tour of Orchard House (Louisa May Alcott) and The Old Manse (Rev. Emerson and Nathaniel Hawthorne) with lunch at Trail’s End Café. 

Tuesday, June 12, 6:30 pm:

Memoir Writing Workshop with Lorraine Lalli, author of The Real Estate Seesaw and Janet  Jacobson .

Friday, August 31, 12 pm:

Memoir Matinee - Confessions of a Dangerous Mind; BYOB (bring your own brunch).