Library Events

Mon, Jun 24 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Wed, Jun 26 2024, 3 - 4pm
Ms. Ann Hunyadi leads one-on-one or small group (up to three people) knitting instruction for beginners. Bring your own supplies, or use the library’…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Wed, Jun 26 2024, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Write a story or poem then read it aloud and get some applause! Fireside Tales is a program for writers to practice and share their work.  At the…
Audience: Adults, Teens
Thu, Jun 27 2024, 3:30 - 4:30pm
Join the Ames Free Library's teen drawing club and share tips, tricks, and techniques with other local teen artists, participate in challenges, and…
Audience: Teens
Thu, Jun 27 2024, 6 - 8pm
The Queset Garden Concert Series is back for its seventh annual season! An annual staple, and good friends to the Ames Free Library, the 60+ member…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Special, Teens
Mon, Jul 1 2024, 1:30 - 2:30pm
This summer, folks of all ages are invited to explore their intuition through tarot cards together at 1:30 PM on the first Monday of July &…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Mon, Jul 1 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Tue, Jul 2 2024, 6 - 7pm
This summer, teens are invited to watch anime, hang out, draw, chat, and eat Japanese snacks once a month! We'll meet on the second floor of Queset…
Audience: Teens
Wed, Jul 3 2024, 3 - 4pm
Ms. Ann Hunyadi leads one-on-one or small group (up to three people) knitting instruction for beginners. Bring your own supplies, or use the library’…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Thu, Jul 4 2024, 9am - 8pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day.
Audience: Adults, Kids, Special, Teens
Mon, Jul 8 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Wed, Jul 10 2024, 3 - 4pm
Ms. Ann Hunyadi leads one-on-one or small group (up to three people) knitting instruction for beginners. Bring your own supplies, or use the library’…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Thu, Jul 11 2024, 5 - 6pm
Are you between the ages of 12 and 18? Looking to have a say in what happens at your public library? Hoping to earn some community service or…
Audience: Teens
Thu, Jul 11 2024, 6 - 8pm
The Queset Garden Concert Series is back for its seventh annual season!  Meet The Moonbellies! Members of “Pops Washtub Band” Hank Poitras (fiddle,…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Special, Teens
Mon, Jul 15 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Wed, Jul 17 2024, 3 - 4pm
Ms. Ann Hunyadi leads one-on-one or small group (up to three people) knitting instruction for beginners. Bring your own supplies, or use the library’…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Thu, Jul 18 2024, 4 - 5pm
Join the Ames Free Library's teen drawing club and share tips, tricks, and techniques with other local teen artists, participate in challenges, and…
Audience: Teens
Thu, Jul 18 2024, 6 - 8pm
The Queset Garden Concert Series is back for its seventh annual season! Meet Serendipity, the vibrant vocal duet that blossomed when the pandemic…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Special, Teens
Mon, Jul 22 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Wed, Jul 24 2024, 3 - 4pm
Ms. Ann Hunyadi leads one-on-one or small group (up to three people) knitting instruction for beginners. Bring your own supplies, or use the library’…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens