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  • Join us for an adult celebration at our very own haunted and apparitional Queset House! For more information about our ghoulish goings-on, click...
  • Need to print from your mobile device or laptop? No problem! Our patron printer is now Wi-Fi enabled. Just email your document or image to ...
  • What is a Library of Things? Well, it is exactly what it sounds like: a collection of physical items available for you to borrow just like a book! We know, it sounds awesome, and...
  • If you like BookMyne, you'll LOVE the SAILS MOBILE APP! The SAILS Mobile app offers a new level of access to everything our library network has to offer -...
  • Speak One on One with an Expert The Ames Free Library is excited to bring to you resident experts! These are members of our community that are knowledgeable in something special...

Upcoming Events

Sat, Oct 20
11:00am - 3:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Sat, Oct 20
11:00am - 2:00pm
Join the New England Electric Auto Association (NEEAA) as they host a hands-on introduction to the latest hybrid, plug-... Read More
Sat, Oct 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... Read More
Sun, Oct 21
3:00pm - 4:00pm
The architecture of the Arts and Crafts movement in New England will be the subject of a slide lecture given by Maureen... Read More
Mon, Oct 22
11:30am - 1:00pm
Join us for an English for All class for immigrants who want to improve their English. During class time we practice... Read More
Mon, Oct 22
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join the Library Beaders on the 4th Monday of each month as we explore the infinite variety of ways to assemble beads... Read More
Mon, Oct 22
10:30am - 11:00am
Alternating between stories, songs, and rhymes, Songs and Stories is perfect for children about age 3 to 5 working on... Read More
Tue, Oct 23
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, Oct 23
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Easton STEAM Team is happy to announce an open house display featuring samples of Easton students' STEM projects.... Read More
Wed, Oct 24
10:30am - 11:00am
Babytime is storytime for littles! This group is best for pre-walkers from 0 to 18 months old. Caregivers and babies... Read More
Thu, Oct 25
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
Sat, Oct 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... Read More
Sat, Oct 20
11:00am - 3:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Sat, Oct 20
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Play PS3, X-Box 360, WiiU, board games, or bring your own Magic the Gathering cards!    Every other Saturday, join in... Read More
Sat, Oct 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... Read More
Tue, Oct 23
10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop.   Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro. Eric... Read More
Tue, Oct 23
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Easton STEAM Team is happy to announce an open house display featuring samples of Easton students' STEM projects.... Read More
Wed, Oct 24
10:30am - 12:30pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Sat, Oct 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... Read More
Tue, Oct 23
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Easton STEAM Team is happy to announce an open house display featuring samples of Easton students' STEM projects.... Read More
Fri, Oct 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... Read More
Sat, Oct 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... Read More
Sat, Oct 27
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet & Greet SUSAN TAN On Saturday, October 27, at 11 a.m., come meet Susan Tan... Read More
Wed, Oct 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... Read More
10/27/2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Oakes Ames Memorial Hall