Ames Free Library

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  • Get your Irish on at our fourth annual event, which includes traditional Irish seisún music, Irish bites from local restaurants, PLUS an Irish whiskey tasting and cash bar...
  • Your love and generosity sustain us as we strive continually for excellence. Look for your "love letter" in the mail, and visit our...
  • We're excited to introduce our Ellison Prestige Pro Die-Cutting Machine! Use your library card at Queset House to check out and use six different die shapes: Christmas tree Heart...
  • 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...
  • Chronicle’s “Hygge” show features the Ames Free Library! The show aired Tuesday, January 8 at 7:30 p.m. EST on WCVB TV Channel 5 (ABC). For those of you who missed...

Upcoming Events

Sat, Feb 23
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, Feb 23
11:00am - 3:00pm
Burt Lewis, an Easton tech expert, trainer, and local social media pioneer, is available to help you navigate Google.... Read More
Sat, Feb 23
11:00am - 3:00pm
Burt Lewis, an Easton tech expert, trainer, and local social media pioneer, is available to help you create your own... Read More
Mon, Feb 25
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, Feb 25
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
Tue, Feb 26
1:00pm - 2:00pm
"In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child--... Read More
Sat, Feb 23
11:00am - 12:00pm
PetSense mascot Barkdown will visit us to share a story about pet nutrition, along with other silly pet stories!... Read More
Tue, Feb 26
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
Wed, Feb 27
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, Feb 28
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
Thu, Feb 28
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alex Manthous is a student at Oliver Ames High School. In these sessions, Alex will tutor those who need help with math... Read More
Sat, Mar 02
10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and join us on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm as we get creative having fun building with... Read More
Sat, Feb 23
11:00am - 3:00pm
Podcasting is experiencing renewed popularity! If you're interested in starting your very own podcast, Burt Lewis can... Read More
Wed, Feb 27
10:30am - 12:30pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Wed, Feb 27
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
Wed, Feb 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Back by popular demand!   In Book 4 of the Coyote War series, FBI agent Carlos Sullivan is assigned to a gruesome cult... Read More
Thu, Feb 28
10:30am - 12:30pm
Dana is available each Wednesday & Thursday morning at the Queset House to help you better navigate this digital... Read More
Thu, Feb 28
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alex Manthous is a student at Oliver Ames High School. In these sessions, Alex will tutor those who need help with math... Read More
Sat, Feb 23
11:00am - 12:00pm
PetSense mascot Barkdown will visit us to share a story about pet nutrition, along with other silly pet stories!... Read More
Wed, Feb 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Back by popular demand!   In Book 4 of the Coyote War series, FBI agent Carlos Sullivan is assigned to a gruesome cult... Read More
Wed, Mar 13
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... Read More
Sat, Mar 16
7:00pm - 10:00pm
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, come celebrate at our fourth annual Irish Pub at Queset, Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 7... Read More
Mon, Mar 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join Dr. Peter Rappo on Monday, March 18, 2019 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. for a fascinating talk and discussion on the... Read More
Fri, Apr 05
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn about monarch butterflies and their migration with the Museum of American Bird Art, then work on a clay craft!... Read More