Library Events

Mon, Apr 22 2024, 10:30 - 11:30am
Qigong is an ancient Chinese health care system benefiting the body and mind, similar to Tai Chi. It integrates slow movements, breathing techniques…
Audience: Community
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 10:30 - 11:30am
This is a six-week Kindergarten Readiness Literacy Playgroup offered through Self Help Inc. (Coordinated Family and Community Engagement, CFCE). It…
Audience: Kids
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 3 - 4:30pm
The Zoom Writing Group is a friendly group of new and experienced adult writers, all genres. We meet twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Monday from 3…
Audience: Adults
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 4 - 5:30pm
Make an appointment with local podcaster Christine Santos to learn how to create your own podcast using our equipment at Queset House! You can enjoy…
Audience: Adults
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 4 - 5pm
Learn how to use Queset House's sewing machine with local expert Martha Testa! Enjoy a free one-on-one lesson, or bring a small group of your…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 6 - 7:30pm
Do you love to craft but are not sure how to get started? Start here! Dana will walk you through the steps to use our Cricut machine and make a…
Audience: Adults, Teens
Tue, Apr 23 2024, 10:15 - 11:30am
Join the Easton community at the Ames Free Library for a social hour every Tuesday morning from 10:15 - 11:30. All are welcome; we invite retirees,…
Audience: Adults, Kids, Teens
Tue, Apr 23 2024, 10:30 - 11am
Best for mobile toddlers, Wiggleworms storytime features songs, rhymes, and a story or two to keep little ones engaged. This program meets every…
Audience: Kids, Storytime
Tue, Apr 23 2024, 2 - 4pm
Mathnasium of Easton is pleased to offer two (2) two-hour sessions of FREE math tutoring in collaboration with the Ames Free Library this spring.…
Audience: Kids, Teens
Tue, Apr 23 2024, 5:30 - 7:30pm
Teens (13-18), do you want to learn how to play Dungeons & Dragons? Do you want to make new friends and have lots of fun? Well, join Dungeon…
Audience: Teens
Tue, Apr 23 2024, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Learn basic photography with award winning photographer Eric Lothrop. Put down that iPhone and shoot like a pro. Eric will teach you everything you…
Audience: Adults
Wed, Apr 24 2024, 10:30 - 11am
Best for infants and prewalkers, Babytime is storytime for littles - and their grownups! This session is full of songs, rhymes, and lap games - and…
Audience: Kids, Storytime
Wed, Apr 24 2024, 10:30 - 11:30am
Qigong is an ancient Chinese health care system benefiting the body and mind, similar to Tai Chi. It integrates slow movements, breathing techniques…
Audience: Community
Wed, Apr 24 2024, 1:30 - 2pm
Our new dance and movement class for children ages 0-5 and their grown-ups! Join Miss Rachna to learn about Bollywood and Bhangra music & culture…
Audience: Kids
Wed, Apr 24 2024, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Write a story, or part of one, then read it aloud and get some applause! Fireside Tales is a program for writers to practice and share their work. …
Audience: Adults, Teens
Wed, Apr 24 2024, 6:30 - 7pm
Before drifting off to dreamland, make a cozy little detour at the Library! Join Miss Alyisha for Pajama Storytime. We'll share books, rhymes, and…
Audience: Kids, Storytime
Thu, Apr 25 2024, 10:30 - 11am
Family Storytime is perfect for preschoolers but fun for the whole family! Learn (or relearn!) favorite songs & rhymes and enjoy a few stories…
Audience: Kids, Storytime
Thu, Apr 25 2024, 3 - 4pm
Want to be an armchair sleuth? Join fellow mystery lovers to read books from across the genre. Copies of each selection are available at the…
Audience: Adults, Book Discussion
Thu, Apr 25 2024, 3:30 - 4:30pm
Join the Ames Free Library's teen drawing club and share tips, tricks, and techniques with other local teen artists, participate in challenges, and…
Audience: Teens
Thu, Apr 25 2024, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Join us for a mysterious evening with award winning novelist Joanna Schaffhausen! The author of nine crime and mystery novels, including the…
Audience: Adults, Special, Teens