APRIL 2018 REGULAR MONTHLY EVENTS

Board of Trustees Meeting
TBD

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, April 5th at 1:00 pm
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Bridge
Mondays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Minecraft Wednesdays
Wednesdays (4, 11, 18, 25) from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

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

Tech Help
Wednesdays (4, 11, 18, 25) 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.

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (4, 11, 18, 25) 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 (6, 13, 20, 27) 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 (5, 12, 19, 26) 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 (6, 13, 20, 27) 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.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Monday Night Movies

April 2nd at 6:00 pm
Wonder Wheel (PG-13)

April 9th at 6:00 pm
Lady Bird (R)

April 16th at 6:00 pm
Novitiate (R)

April 23rd at 6:00 pm
The Shape of Water (R)

April 30th at 6:00 pm
Phantom Thread (PG-13)

Patents
Thursday, April 5 at 6:30 pm

Scott Keeley, a South County inventor, teaches the basics of patenting an invention. Learn the rules of the patent office and the secrets of patent writing.

Throwback Thursday Movie
Thursday, April 12 at 4:00 pm

Join us once a month to enjoy a classic film. "Singin’ in the Rain" was originally released in 1952 and stars Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds.

Cookbook Book Club
Friday, April 13 at 1:00 pm

Our dish selections for this month are from The Chopped Cookbook: Use What You've Got to Cook Something Great Homegrown by the Food Network. We will be choosing from Good and Cheap: Eat well on $4 a day by Leanne Brown for May. Please call to register.

Zoomobile
Saturday, April 14 at 11:00 am

The Roger Williams Park Zoo will share a variety of animals with us today. All are welcome.

Beading Group
Tuesday, April 17 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 ltadore@hotmail.com.

Fairy Houses
Tuesday, April 17 at 11:00 am

Join us to design and build your own fairy house to take home. Please call 364-6211 to register. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

The Great Baldini
Wednesday, April 18 at 2:00 pm

Come enjoy a fabulous magic show with the Great Baldini. All are welcome.

Native American Beading
Thursday, April 19 at 6:30 pm

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

Family Movie

April 28th at 11:00 am
Ferdinand (PG)

Clay Wall Hanging
Thursday, April 19 at 11:00 am

Join Miss Carly in creating your own pocket-shaped wall hanging out of clay. Please call 364-6211 to register. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Make and Take Garden
Friday, April 20 at 11:00 am

The URI Master Gardeners will lead children in learning all about things that grow in the soil. Children will then prepare and plant their own seeds for their home garden. Children under the age of 6 require a caregiver. Please call to register.

Casey Farm: Project Chick
Saturday, April 21 at 11:00 am

Visit with the Casey Farm baby chicks and learn about eggs and chickens.

Investment Group
Wednesday, April 25 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!

RI Wild Plant Society
Thursday, April 26 at 6:30 pm

Karen Asher will discuss ecological gardening with native RI plants. Karen is a past President of the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society, leads walks for the Society, served as the chairwoman of their Seed Starters program, and has a certificate in Field Botany from the New England Wildflower Society. Additionally, Karen volunteers with the Plant Conservation Program and is a URI Master Gardener.

Friday Night Concert: Phil and Dave Turano
Friday, April 27 at 7:00 pm

Contemporary folk. Join us for this FREE concert. All are welcome.

Gardens by the Sea
Sponsored by: The Cross’ Mills Public Library
Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The “Gardens by the Sea” tour is the perfect way to peek into the backyards of some of the nicest neighborhood gardens in the seaside town of Charlestown, Rhode Island . Your ticket will provide you with a brochure and map to guide you through beautiful, private gardens. Please join us for a wonderful day! Tickets will be available at the Cross’ Mills Public Library starting May 5th, 2018. Prices are $15 in advance or $20 on the day of the tour.

CHILDREN'S STORY AND MUSIC PROGRAMS

Please contact Miss Nomi at Nomi@crossmills.org for more information. Registration not necessary.
Note: No story hour on April 17 / No Mr. Mike on April 18 and April 19



STORY AND CRAFTS WITH MISS Kiersten

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

MUSIC WITH MR. MIKE
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 Nomi@crossmills.org or call 364-6211.


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