Ames Free Library

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  • In honor of St. Patrick's Day, come celebrate at our annual Irish Pub at Queset, Friday, March 13, 2020 from 7 - 10 p.m.! For more details and to purchase tickets...
  • On Thursday, March 19 at 6:30 p.m., get ready for the new year with author and life coach Clara Angelina Diaz! This free workshop will include: How to self coach and motivate...
  • The Ames Free Library is thrilled to announce a brand new documentary, Borderland: the Life and Time of Blanche Ames Ames!  The film premiered on Saturday. February 22 to...
  • We are now offering a better way to take your best-loved books home with you! These large zip-top bags are made out of sturdy, charcoal-gray cloth and offer side pockets to hold...
  • From February 1 - March 15, the Ames Free Library will be collecting new sets of pajamas for babies, toddlers, kids, and teens! Just look for the Boston Bruins PJ Drive bin near...

Upcoming Events

Fri, Feb 28
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, Feb 28
10:30am - 11:30am
Fridays in February, join experienced and trained meditation teacher, Dotty O'Donnell in practicing meditation. This... Read More
Sat, Feb 29
10:30am - 12:30pm
We are a diverse group of aspiring and accomplished writers, who meet weekly to read our work, discuss methods, and... Read More
Sat, Feb 29
11:00am - 1:00pm
Have you previously sewn on a sewing machine but find yourself without one? Not to worry the Ames Free Library has a... Read More
Sat, Feb 29
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all heroes: Adventure awaits!  This is a group for anyone that would be interested in playing Dungeons & ... Read More
Mon, Mar 02
11:00am - 12:00pm
Your library offers more than just books on paper! Did you know you can borrow library books on Kindle, and other... Read More
Mon, Mar 02
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
Mon, Mar 02
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
Tue, Mar 03
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
Tue, Mar 03
4:00pm - 5:00pm
This six-week workshop on digital citizenship and media literacy will guide your child through their increasingly... Read More
Wed, Mar 04
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, Mar 05
10:30am - 11:30am
Karen from Self Help Inc (Coordinated Family and Community Engagement) hosts a toddler play group in Easton once a... Read More
Fri, Feb 28
10:30am - 11:30am
Fridays in February, join experienced and trained meditation teacher, Dotty O'Donnell in practicing meditation. This... Read More
Sat, Feb 29
11:00am - 1:00pm
Have you previously sewn on a sewing machine but find yourself without one? Not to worry the Ames Free Library has a... Read More
Sat, Feb 29
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all heroes: Adventure awaits!  This is a group for anyone that would be interested in playing Dungeons & ... Read More
Tue, Mar 03
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
Tue, Mar 03
11:00am - 12:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Wed, Mar 04
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
Fri, Feb 28
10:30am - 11:30am
Fridays in February, join experienced and trained meditation teacher, Dotty O'Donnell in practicing meditation. This... Read More
Tue, Mar 03
4:00pm - 5:00pm
This six-week workshop on digital citizenship and media literacy will guide your child through their increasingly... Read More
Thu, Mar 05
4:00pm - 5:00pm
This six-week workshop on digital citizenship and media literacy will guide your child through their increasingly... Read More
Fri, Mar 13
7:00pm - 10:00pm
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, come celebrate at our annual Irish Pub at Queset, Friday, March 13, 2020 from 7 - 10 p.m... Read More
Tue, Mar 17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
This six-week workshop on digital citizenship and media literacy will guide your child through their increasingly... Read More
Thu, Mar 19
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Choose from a variety of karaoke songs, from pop to familiar Disney tunes! You can follow the words on the big screen... Read More