Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"


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, or call 508-238-2000.

Check out our list of online programs here!

Tai Chi in the Garden with Vince

Come join us on the last Saturday of every month to practice and learn the 24 Posture Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan Form. Tai Chi is an excellent, low impact exercise to promote decreased stress and better health.  No previous experience required.
 Turo (teacher) Vince has been training in the martial arts for over 15 years, and has certification to teach Filipino Martial Arts, Tai Chi Chuan, and Bagua Zhang to people of all ages. He is the owner of the Martial Arts Center.
Free and open to all.
Event Location: 
Queset Garden