Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

Special Events

Monday, November 12
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.
Wednesday, November 14
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 fancy equipment. It is gentle on your body. And ANYONE CAN DO IT! Spend an hour finding your groove, with Mary Lou Almeida as your guide. If you already have dance skills, share... Read more
Thursday, November 15
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Half-Day Movie: Black Panther Thursday, November 15 at 2:00 PM "T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past." IMDB This film is rated PG-13 and runs for 2... Read more
Wednesday, November 21
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 5:00 pm to allow for adequate brining.
Thursday, November 22
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
Thursday, November 29
10:00am - 12:00pm
Offered by the Town of Easton, Mass., in partnership with the Ames Free Library Please join us on Thursday, November 29 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. for a free information and Q&A session with... Read more
Saturday, December 01 to Saturday, December 08
10:00am - 5:00pm
From Saturday, December 1st through Saturday, December 8th, please bring in one non-perishable food item* for each dollar in overdue fines that you have, and we will waive your fines!** All donated food will benefit the... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
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 fancy equipment. It is gentle on your body. And ANYONE CAN DO IT! Spend an hour finding your groove, with Mary Lou Almeida as your guide. If you already have dance skills, share... Read more
Wednesday, December 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm
If you are finally ready to get - and stay - organized in a clutter-free home, this is your chance. Declutterista Becky Bast provides strategies to declutter your home - and your mindset!   Becky, a Sharon resident and native, is passionate about helping people declutter their... Read more
Thursday, December 13
10:30am - 11:00am
Come and hear illustrator Chris Joseph read this charming tale of a little 'pishy' with anxiety issues! Together with his sister Brittany, Chris worked to create a light and helpful story aimed to touch the lives of young children dealing with fear. Free and open to all.
Saturday, December 15
10:30am - 12:30pm
It’s time to take control of your days and direct them to where you want them to go. In this Self Improvement training, trained Coach Billy Giannouloudis will help you explore your mind and focus on why we do what we do. He will teach control through Goal Setting and provide tools... Read more
Saturday, December 15
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Join #FearlessFit for a fresh start. Boards and other materials will be provided but people are welcome to bring their own boards and set up your vision however you like. Reserve your spot by registering online or at 508-238-2000, ext. 3.  “A little motivation goes a long... Read more
Monday, December 24
10:00am - 1:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closing at 1:00 pm to accommodate festive caroling.
Tuesday, December 25
10:00am - 8:00pm
The Ames Free Library will be closed Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas.
Monday, December 31
5:00pm - 5:00pm
The Ames Free Library will close early at 5:00PM on Monday, December 31 in observance of New Year's Eve and will not reopen until Wednesday, January 2, 2019.