Ames Library Briefs

Staff Writer
Tri-County Times

Mothering Circle at the Library

AMES, IOWA – New mothers and their babies from birth to age 1 are invited to join The Mothering Circle Thursday, August 6 at 10am in Ames Public Library’s Teen Space. Come together to share the story of your parenting journey and receive support, guidance, and inspiration. Discussion topics include: birth stories, sleeping, baby wearing, nurturing yourself, recreating a new identity, and relationship changes. This group is flexible to address your own needs, concerns, and wishes. The Mothering Circle is facilitated by a mental health therapist now stay-at-home mom.

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CONTACT: Youth Services

Ames Public Library

515 239-5646

Hot Dog Dinner Theater at the Library

AMES, IOWA – All ages are invited to Ames Public Library’s Hot Dog Dinner Theater Thursday, August 6 at 12pm or 5pm in the Library’s Auditorium. Enjoy a delicious meal of superhero hot dogs followed by Rick Eugene’s fantastic magic show (beginning half an hour after program start time).

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CONTACT: Youth Services

Ames Public Library

515 239-5646

Teen Advisory Group Meeting

AMES, IOWA – Get involved at Ames Public Library by joining the Teen Advisory Group (TAG). TAG members help plan the Library’s teen events and help choose books, movies, and music for teens. TAG will meet Thursday, August 6 at 5:30pm in the Teen Space. Come eat free pizza and make some new friends!

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CONTACT: Mary Logsdon

Ames Public Library

515 239-5633

Crochet and Knitting Group at the Library

AMES, IOWA – All ages are invited to crochet and knit in Ames Public Library’s Studio on Saturdays, August 8 and 22, from 11am to 12:30pm. Everyone is welcome, from beginners to experts. Bring your own project/supplies if you have them.

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CONTACT: Youth Services

Ames Public Library

515 239-5646

Teen Roleplaying Game Association

AMES, IOWA – Teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to the Teen Roleplaying Game Association (TRGA) Saturday, August 8, from 1 to 5pm in Ames Public Library’s PEO Room. TRGA is dedicated to a wide exploration of games, including “Dungeons and Dragons,” “Star Wars: Age of Rebellion,” “Pathfinder,” and “Magic: The Gathering.”

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CONTACT: Ames Public Library

515 239-5646

Bookmobie Closed August 10-21

AMES, IOWA – Ames Public Library’s Bookmobile will be out of service August 10-21 for maintenance.

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CONTACT: Mary Logsdon

Ames Public Library

515 239-5633

Escape to the Big Screen at the Library

AMES, IOWA – Escape to the Big Screen with a free movie every Tuesday in August at 6:30pm in Ames Public Library’s Farwell T. Brown Auditorium. For movie listings and more information, visit www.amespubliclibrary.org.

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CONTACT: Mary Logsdon

Ames Public Library

515 239-5633

Computer Basics Class at the Library

AMES, IOWA – Come to Ames Public Library for a free class on computer basics Wednesday, August 12 at 10am in the PEO Room. This week’s class will be an introduction to web browsers and searching. Computers are provided. You can guarantee your spot in a specific class by preregistering at the Library’s Adult Services Desk or by calling (515) 239-5646 and pressing 4.