Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 17 at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, July 5th at 1:00 pm
Hidden Figures by Margot Shetterly

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Tech Help
Wednesdays (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.

Minecraft Wednesdays
Wednesdays (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.

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (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, 27) from 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm
No Yoga July 20

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, July 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!


Monday Night Movies

July 2nd at 6:00 pm
The Death of Stalin (R)

July 9th at 6:00 pm
Red Sparrow (R)

July 16th at 6:00 pm
A Wrinkle in Time (PG)

July 23rd at 6:00 pm
I Can Only Imagine (PG)

July 30th at 6:00 pm
Borg vs. McEnroe (R)

Happy Fourth of July
Library Closed all Day - Wednesday July 4

Kids Rock Painting
Monday, July 2 at 4:00 pm

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

Family Fun Night
Thursdays at 6:30 pm
July 5 Warm and Fuzzy Animal Adventures
  Hands–on interactive experience with adorable animals.
July 12 Magic Show with Russ DeSimone
  Audience participation and comedy with good ole family fun! Complete with "Presto" the magic (live) bunny.
July 19 Bwana Iguana’s Reptile Adventure
  An exciting and educational interactive program that introduces the audience to the mysterious realm of reptiles.
July 26 Circus Dynamics
  Gravity defying juggling, amazing balloon twisting, a little balloon magic, and lots of laughs.

Denison Nature Center Kids program
Monday, July 9 at 4:00 pm

Meet the animals who call rock walls home and build a mini rock wall to bring home. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call to register.

Read to a Dog
Tuesdays, July 10 - 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

Kids Painting
Wednesday, July 11 at 4:00 pm

Rebecca Killian of Mermaid Masterpieces guides children through the step-by-step creation of a painting on canvas. Each child will bring home a painting. Space is limited to youth ages 8-18. Please call 364-6211 to register.

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

Our dish selections for this month are from New England Open House Cookbook by Sarah Leah Chase. Please call to register and submit your recipe.

Kids drumming with Rick Morin
Monday, July 16 at 4:00 pm

Interactive drumming workshop about various percussion instruments and rhythms. Ages 5 through 18. Please call to 364-6211 to register.

Family Movie

July 14th at 11:00 am
Sherlock Gnomes (PG)

Cross Mills Jewelry Designers
Tuesday, July 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.

Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm
July 6 Saddle Up the Chicken
  Americana Music
July 13 Bonnie and Dan Milner
  Irish Ballads and Songs of the Sea. Explore the culture and history of Ireland in story and song with this veteran duo.
July 27 Jon Campbell
  Native RI singer and songwriter

Well Water Workshop
Tuesday, July 17 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm

Free workshop for private well owners. Learn about the importance of regular well water testing, how to protect your well water from pollution, and well water protection. To register call URI at 401-874-4918. www.riwelltesting.org. Sponsored in partnership with the Charlestown Conservation Commission.

Kids Henna by Heather
Wednesday, July 18 at 4:00 pm

Henna is a natural form of body art that is used throughout the world in cultural celebrations! Each attendee will have a custom henna design. Designs last 1-3 weeks, and are done with all natural plant dye. Space is limited to children ages 8 -18. Please call 364-6211 to register.

Annual Library Book Sale!
Saturday, July 21 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Support the library by purchasing from a wide selection of books, DVDs and CDs.

Biomes Marine Biology Center
Monday, July 23 at 4:00 pm

Hands-on interactive marine biology program for kids about the marine animals of Narragansett Bay. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call to register.

Pop Art Popsicle Portrait (Kids)
Wednesday, July 25 at 4:00 pm

Miss Carly will guide children in a multi-media project inspired by pop artist Andy Warhol using the popsicle as the object of interest. Each child will bring home a piece of artwork. Space is limited to children ages 8 -18. Please call 364-6211 to register. (Popsicles will be enjoyed at the end of the program.)

Kids Clay Pots with Miss Carly
Monday, July 30 at 4:00 pm

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


Please contact Miss Nomi at Nomi@crossmills.org 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 Nomi@crossmills.org or call 364-6211.

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