Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

The Ames Free Library will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Queset House Meeting Rooms

1st Floor Presentation Commons

This formal wood-paneled, former dining room provides an elegant setting for conference or theater-style seating. It is ideal for presentations and small luncheons or dinners. A banquet table seats 18; row seating accommodates 30 chairs. Equipped with video projector, screen, and sound equipment, DVD/Blu-ray, data network, and kitchen. An enclosed porch connects the room with the House’s walled garden.

 

 

2nd Floor Conference Room

Ideal for workshops, classroom-style activities, or theater seating, this room provides a professional and private setting. Up to eight task tables may be configured as needed, providing classroom or conference seating for 12. By removing the tables, rows of chairs can accommodate 30 people. Equipped with 70” high-definition TV screen, DVD/Blu-ray, and data network. By special arrangement, presentations may be simulcast to or from the 1st floor Presentation Commons.

   
   
   
   


1st Floor Library Room

A study perfect for four people to meet, either in comfort around a coffee table, or in the small, windowed alcove.

 

 

1st Floor Info Cafe

This intimate space is ideal for smaller groups of 6-8 people. Three smaller tables can be used for one on one discussions, or brought together to seat up to 8 people.

   

 

2nd Floor Maker Space

A bright corner room with space for group activities and instructional meetings for crafts such as knitting, quilting, simple robotics, and beading. Up to 10 people can work together at the table provided.