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Library Closed due to COVID-19

All Day 3/17 - 6/30
Branches:
Ames Public Library, Off Site
Description:
  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ames Public Library is closed for the safety of our visitors, staff, and community. For information and updates on the closure and reintroduction of services, visit www.amespubliclibrary.org/C...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Reading Challenge

All Day, 6/1 - 8/14
Family, Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Family, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Reading Incentive Program
Program Details:
This year our summer reading challenge for all ages is designed to develop a reading habit and connect everyone to the world of ideas through the Ames Public Library. Read and complete challenges to earn virtual badges. See how many you c...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Great Books 2

June 7, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Adults
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion, Meetup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Program Details:
Join us on Zoom to discuss classic short stories and essays recommended by the Great Books Foundation. Please register by filling out the form on this page or calling (515) 239-5646 ext. 4. Supported by the Ames Public Library Frien...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "Family" group.

Terrific Tuesday: Magic Mikayla!

June 9, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Family
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Program Details:
Join us every Tuesday for a fun online event for families featuring a special presenter! This week, watch and learn magic over Zoom with Magic Mikayla!  Registration is required. Registrants will receive a link to the event by e-mail....


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 9, 2020
1:30pm - 2:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 10, 2020
1:30pm - 2:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Holds Pickup

June 11, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
All Ages
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Ames Public Library
Room: In Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Curbside Pickup
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:
Ames Public Library cardholders can now request books and other items and pick them up at a Curbside Holds Pickup appointment.   To schedule your Curbside Holds Pickup appointment: Find an available time slot on the Library's ...


Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome program proposals via our website at bit.ly/APLprogram.