Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

Special Events

Wednesday, October 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm
The Ames Free Library is delighted to present:   Walking the Via Francigena with The Dempseys Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:30 p.m. Queset House, 51 Main Street, Easton   All... Read more
Thursday, October 24
10:30am - 11:00am
Join us at Stories and Songs on Thursday, October 24 for a reading by local author Judy Hochberg. She will share her story Little Cat Lost along with our regularly scheduled storytime. Her book will be available for purchase after the program.
Thursday, October 24
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Easton STEAM committee and Easton Public Schools present an open house in honor of Massachusetts STEM Week! The open house will feature • student STEM projects from grades K through 12• student STEAM-based art projects• the Iron Tigers Robotics performance video• OA Senior Project posters by... Read more
Thursday, October 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  This exhibit of inspirational portraits, presented by photographer Mark Chester, offers a moving display of more than 400 newly naturalized U.S. citizens who hail from over 190 of the 196 countries and territories around the globe and are now residents of the Commonwealth.   What can you fit... Read more
Saturday, October 26
10:00am - 5:00pm
Grab a prepared craft kit to take home and make a simple Halloween craft! Specialty supplies and directions to complete the craft are included. You may need to provide crayons, markers, scissors, glue, or tape. Available 10 AM - 5 PM, or as long as supplies last. One kit per child, please.
Saturday, October 26
7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Ames Free Library presents our third annual Halloween fundraiser, Boos and Brews! DJ and delirious dancing! Feast on disturbing appetizers Win a prize for best costume Mingle with our mentalist/magician  Cash bar featuring Shovel Town... Read more
Thursday, October 31
10:00am - 8:00pm
Kids, stop by in costume to Trick or Treat for a small (non-edible) treat! Available from 10 AM - 5 PM in the Children's Room, and 5 PM - 8 PM at the front desk. We can't wait to see what kind of little monsters Halloween brings in. 
Friday, November 08
10:00am - 11:30am
Drop by the Queset House between 10 - 11:30 AM to play the Pokémon card game or just chat with other Pokémon trainers! Please bring your own deck. Beginners are welcome, but there will be no formal instruction. If you're new, watch and chat with more experienced players to learn a thing or two!... Read more
Friday, November 08
12:00pm - 3:00pm
NO SCHOOL! Come to Queset House on Friday, November 8 at 12 p.m. to watch Avengers: Endgame! "After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the... Read more
Monday, November 11
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.
Thursday, November 14
1:00pm - 3:00pm
EARLY SCHOOL RELEASE DAY! Come to Queset House on Thursday, November 14 at 1 p.m. to watch Booksmart!* "On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers... Read more
Thursday, November 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
AUTHOR TALK The Ames Free Library is delighted to present local author DEBI GRAHAM-LEARD Thursday, November 21, 2019 6:30 pm Queset House, 51 Main Street, Easton   Join us for a discussion with Debi Graham-Leard... Read more
Wednesday, November 27
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 5:00 pm to allow for adequate brining.
Thursday, November 28
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
Thursday, December 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm
It's a half-day at school! Spend the afternoon at the Queset House working on a craft project you can make & take.  This program will require registration. Stay tuned for details! 
Friday, December 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
It's a half-day at school! Spend the afternoon at the Queset House working on a craft project you can make & take.  This program will require registration. Stay tuned for details! 
Tuesday, December 24
10:00am - 1:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 1:00 pm to accommodate festive caroling.
Wednesday, December 25
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Wednesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas.
Tuesday, December 31
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will close early at 5:00PM on Tuesday, December 31 in observance of New Year's Eve and will not reopen until Thursday, January 2, 2020.