AUGUST 2017 REGULAR MONTHLY EVENTS

Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 15, at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, August 3rd at 1:00 pm
Still Alice” by Lisa Genova

The Nightingale

Bridge
Mondays (7, 21, 28) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

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.

Basic Computer Instruction Classes
Fridays (4, 11, 18, 25) at 2:00 pm

This free computer class for beginners covers a variety of topics monthly.

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.

Drop-In Knitting Club
Thursdays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) 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 (4, 11, 18, 25) 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.

Tech Help
Wednesdays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Monday Night Movies

August 7th at 6:00 pm
Lost City of Z (PG-13)

August 21st at 6:00 pm
Gifted (PG-13)

August 28th at 6:00 pm
The Circle (PG-13)

Lost City of Z Gifted The Circle

Read to a Dog
Tuesdays (1, 8) 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.

Kids' Outdoor Crafts - Tie-Dye
Monday, August 7 at 4:00 pm

Children ages 6 and under must attend with an adult. Call to register.

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

Our selection for this month is Mario Batali Big American cookbook :250 Recipes from Across the USA. Please call to register.

Ice-Cream Social
Friday, August 11, 4:00 pm

Join us for free ice-cream and fun.

Library CLOSED Monday, August 14
Family Fun Night
Thursdays at 6:00 pm
August 3 Audubon’s Birds of Prey
  Learn about the lives and habitats of these majestic creatures with an Audubon educator and live birds.
August 10 Magician Russ DeSimone
  A dazzling evening of magic and fun.

Family Movie

August 12th at 11:00 am
The Boss Baby (PG)

The Boss Baby

Beading Enthusiasts’ Workshop
Tuesday, August 22 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.

Investment Group
Wednesday, August 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!

Classes for Kids ages 8 and up
Wednesdays at 4:00 pm - Call to register
August 2 Accordion Scrapbooks
  Make a decorative accordion book to take home by folding and gluing colorful paper. Bring any photos or mementos to glue in to your book.
August 9 Paint Like Georgia O’Keefe
  Miss Carly will guide children in observing and painting flowers and other natural objects in the spirit of this great artist. Each child will take home a painting.

Stress Reduction with Dr. Post
Thursday, August 24, 6:30pm

Join Dr. Alan Post, a long-time meditator and contributing author to the landmark book Meditation as Medication for the Soul, as we learn about the extraordinary effect of meditation on stress-related responses. Learn to improve concentration and enhance equilibrium through a simple time-honored technique.

Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm
August 4 Jon Campbell
  Native RI singer-songwriter
August 11 Saddle up the Chicken
  Americana music.
August 18 Rowan Brothers
  Country rock duo
August 25 Lisa y Josue
  Guitar Duo and Flamenco Dancing

CHILDREN'S STORY AND MUSIC PROGRAMS

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



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