Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 21 at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, August 2nd at 1:00 pm
A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

Mondays (6, 20, 27) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Tech Help
Wednesdays (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) from 10:00 am to 12:00pm

Schedule an appointment for help with any of your technical needs from email to ebooks. Bring your personal device with you or get assistance on one of our PCs. Free and open to the public.

Minecraft Wednesdays
Wednesdays (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Explore and create with Minecraft! Space is limited, so please call in advance to register.

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join our casual quilting group! Bring your own supplies to work on a current project or start a new one, and enjoy the company of other quilting enthusiasts.

Coffee and Coloring
Fridays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) at 10:30 am

Spend a relaxing morning coloring. Coffee, pencils, and coloring books will be provided, or bring your own.

Drop-In Knitting Club
Thursdays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join our fun, relaxing Knitting Club. All ages and knitting abilities are welcome. Learn to knit, work on a project, get help with something new, or knit for a charity cause.

Basic Yoga
Fridays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) from 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

This class will introduce students to basic postures designed to build strength, flexibility and endurance. Breathing techniques and meditation/relaxation skills also covered. Participants should bring yoga mat or towel. Beginners welcome.

Investment Group
Wednesday, August 29 at 7:00 pm

Join this monthly group to learn how to buy dividend stocks and how to receive a larger return on your hard-earned money. All are welcome!


Monday Night Movies

August 6th at 6:00 pm
Beirut (R)

August 20th at 6:00 pm
Finding Your Feet (PG-13)

August 27th at 6:00 pm
Lean on Pete (R)

Family Fun Night
Thursdays at 6:30 pm
August 2 Joe Theroux
  A collection of stories about humanity's universal language: music!
August 9 Magic Show with The Great Baldini
  Get ready to be dazzled and entertained by the amazing Great Baldini.

Kids Maracas Craft
Monday, August 6 at 4:00 pm

Open to ages 4-18. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call to register.

Read to a Dog
Tuesday, August 7 at 11:00 am

Read on your own or with a caregiver to a Registered Pet Therapy Dog Ages 6 and under must attend with an adult. Please call to register for a time slot: 401-364-6211

Cookbook Book Club
Friday, August 10 at 1:00 pm

Our dish selections for this month are from Jerk from Jamaica : Barbecue Caribbean Style by Helen Willinsky. Please call to register and submit your recipe.

Monday, August 13
Library Closed All Day

Family Movie

August 18th at 11:00 am
The Swap (PG)

Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm
August 3 Rowan Brothers
  Country-rock duo
August 10 Lorellejean Bentley & Mike Bussey
  Music from the Georgia Pacific Line
August 17 Lisa y Josué
  Classical Latin Guitar
August 24 Steve DeConti & Dan Moretti
  Surf Jazz

Cross Mills Jewelry Designers
Tuesday, August 15 at 10:00 am

Join a circle of experienced beading enthusiasts. Bring a project and tools along with your ideas. For more information contact Linda Theadore at

Ice Cream Social
Thursday, August 16 at 4:00 pm

Join us for FREE ice-cream.

RI Shipwrecks
Thursday, August 16 at 6:30 pm

Charlotte Taylor, Archaeologist for the Rhode Island Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission, will discuss and present images from her book “Rhode Island Shipwrecks.”

Kids Rainstick Craft
Monday, August 20 at 4:00 pm

Native American Beading
Thursday, August 23 at 6:00 pm

Mishki Thompson will lead a workshop on the art of Native American beading. Please call to register. A $10 materials fee is required.


Please contact Miss Nomi at for more information. Registration not necessary.


Ages 2 to 5
Tuesday at 10:00 am
Stories, songs and crafts for children and caregivers.

Children and caregivers sing along with Mr. Mike and his guitar.

Ages Infant to 3
Wednesday and Thursday at 10:00 am

Ages 2 to 5
Wednesday and Thursday at 11:00 am

For more information about any of the above classes write or call 364-6211.

Cross' Mills Public Library | 4417 Old Post Road | Charlestown, RI 02813-0909 | (401) 364-6211