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All Species, One Earth Events at the Ames Public Library

4/20/2015

Come to Ames Public Library for an afternoon an...

Amazing Treehouse Display at Reiman Gardens

4/19/2015

Calling kids of all ages! Come explore Reiman G...

Story County Conservation Partners Spring Festival "To Bee or Not To Bee"

4/18/2015

Story County Conservation Partners invite you t...

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Events

Paper Preservation Class

4/20/2015

Join the Ames Historical Society for a Paper Prese...

Pinot Noir Tasting

4/20/2015

Join Della Viti for a new tasting class, Pinot Noi...

Literary Grounds Spring Book Sale

4/20/2015

Find great deals on thousands of used items, inclu...

Floral Design Series

4/21/2015

Learn the tips and skills to create your own flora...

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Smart Choice

welcome to ames — you've made a smart choice to visit!

Whether you're in town for business, to catch a game or just a quick visit, you'll enjoy an array of options to meet your needs and expenses. During the day you can find local shopping in our downtown boutiques. Hang out in one of our 35 woodland parks. Hop on our 55 miles of bike and pedestrian trails. Take a swing at one of our five different golf courses.