Board of Trustees Meeting

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, January 3rd at 1:00 pm
The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver

Mondays (7, 14, 28) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mondays (7, 14, 28) at 10:30 am

New meditation group starting up lead by the wonderful Ms. Crowley. All levels of experience are welcome.

Minecraft Wednesdays
Wednesdays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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 (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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 (4, 11, 18, 25) at 10:30 am

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

Knitting Circle
Thursdays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Bring any projects you are currently working on and join our fun, relaxing, group. Free and open to the public.

Basic Yoga
Fridays (11, 18, 25) from 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm
No yoga Jan. 4

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, January 30 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

January 7th at 6:00 pm
Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13)

January 14th at 6:00 pm
Operation Finale (PG-13)

January 28th at 6:00 pm
Colette (R)

The Library is closed on New Years Eve and New Years Day and January 21 for MLK Day.

Art with Miss Annie
Tuesdays (8, 15, 22, 29) at 11:00 am

Children ages 2-5 are welcome to join Miss Annie for a weekly watercolor painting class.

Cookbook Book Club
Friday, January 11 at 1:00 pm

The cookbook for this month is Twelve Months of Monastery Soups by Brother Victor-Antoine d'Avila-Latourrette. Please call 364-6211 to request a copy and register your recipe.

Human Trafficking
Thursday, January 10 at 6:00 pm

The RI Human Trafficking Taskforce is offering a free community training event. The program will cover trauma-informed, survivor-focused, and multi-disciplinary approaches to investigating, treating, and supporting victims of human trafficking.

Documentary Film

January 24th at 6:00 pm
The End of Meat

RI Railroad History: Down to the Sea by Rail
Thursday, January 17 at 6:30 pm

Historian Brian Wallin will discuss the rise and fall of the Narragansett Pier Railroad. The Hazard family started their freight and passenger line to serve the needs of their Peace Dale Mill. It soon became popular with vacationers who had discovered the joys of summers on the Pier. Today, the line’s right of way is one of the state’s most popular bike paths. This program includes rarely seen visuals and a host of anecdotes surrounding this unique chapter in southern Rhode Island history.

Family Movie
Saturday, January 26
at 11:00 am

Smallfoot (PG)



Please contact Miss Nomi at Nomi@crossmills.org for more information. Registration not necessary.
Please note, there is no Story Hour on Jan. 1; no Mr. Mike on Jan. 2 & 3


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 Nomi@crossmills.org or call 364-6211.

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