Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved with the Ames Historical Society. Here are just a few.



Support can be provided to the Ames Historical Society by becoming a member or making donations. Types of donations include historical materials, volunteer time, and funds.

Submit a Story

Many residents and former residents have come to the Society with fascinating stories about life in Ames.  Some were short anecdotes verbalized over the phone, others were typed on several pages and mailed from out-of-state.  We’ve decided there would be value in sharing these recollections on our website.  View the stories