Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

LIBRARY OPEN FOR HOLDS PICKUP AND COMPUTER USE!

Current hours:

Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Visits are limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per person.

Total occupancy in the building is limited to 10 visitors at any given time, so short waits outside may be necessary.

Please go here for more information on what services are currently available.

Email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org, or call 508-238-2000.

Check out our list of online programs here!

TED Talk Thursdays

Expand your horizons with TED Talk Thursdays. TED Talks are recorded presentations that last 20 minutes or less on wide variety of topics including from science and technology to culture and arts. During each TED Talk Thursday, we will watch three TED talks on a common theme and discuss the talks. A list of recommended books that expand on the TED Talk topics will also be available. 

Themes:

March 14: "Unusual Lives"

April 11: "Change"

May 9: "Fear"

June 13: "Success"

July 11: "Storytelling"

August 8: "Stigma"

September 12: "Fate"

October 10: "Science Fiction"

November 14: "Friendship"

December 12: "Creativity"

Event Location: 
Queset House, 2nd Floor Conference Room