JULY 2017 REGULAR MONTHLY EVENTS

Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 18, at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, July 6th at 1:00 pm
The Boys in the Boat ” by Daniel Brown

The Nightingale

Bridge
Mondays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Minecraft Wednesdays
Wednesdays (5, 12, 19, 26) 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 (7, 14, 21, 28) at 2:00 pm

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

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (5, 12, 19, 26) 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 (7, 14, 21, 28) 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 (6, 13, 20, 27) 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 (7, 14, 21, 28) 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 (5, 12, 19, 26) 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

July 3rd at 6:00 pm
Before I Fall (PG-13)

July 10th at 6:00 pm
I Am Not Your Negro
(PG-13)

July 17th at 6:00 pm
Rules Don’t Apply (PG-13)

July 24th at 6:00 pm
Beauty and the Beast
(PG)

July 31st at 6:00 pm
The Zookeeper’s Wife
(PG-13)

Before I Fall I Am Not Your Negro Rules Don't Apply Beauty and the Beast The Zookeeper's Wife

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

Cookbook Book Club
Friday, July 14 at 1:00 pm

Our selection for this month is Fields of Greens by Annie Sommerville. Please call to register.

Family Fun Night
Thursdays at 6:00 pm
July 6 Animal World Experiences
   
July 13 Great Baldini Magic Show
   
July 20 David Marchetti’s Animal Experiences
   
July 27 Bwana Iguana Reptile Adventures
  Join us for a fun hands-on experience with reptiles.

Charlestown Writers Workshop
Thursday, July 13 and 27 at 6:30 pm

Share your creative writing with others in a moderated and supportive forum. Bring samples of your work. Free and open to the public. Please contact Joseph Deslaurier with any questions: 364-7033.

Annual Library Book Sale
Saturday, July 15, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

We are still accepting donations of books, DVDs, and CDs in excellent condition.

Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm
July 7 Trudy Silver and Phillipe Crettien
  Sax and jazz
July 21 Dennis Costa & John Dennewitz
  Classical guitar duo featuring works by Scarlatti, Granados, Sor, Piazzolla, Dowland and more.
July 28 Steve DeConti and Dan Moretti

Read to a Dog
Tuesdays (11, 18, 25) 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.

Family Movie

July 8th at 11:00 am
The LEGO Batman Movie (PG)

Rock Dog
Kids' Outdoor Crafts
Mondays at 4:00 pm

Children ages 6 and under must attend with an adult. Call to register.  
July 3Firework Paintings
 Make your own fourth of July painting using pipe cleaners, glue, paint and glitter.
July 10 Gods’ Eye
 Learn how to create your own classic summer craft using yarn, sticks or popsicle sticks.
July 17Bottle Piggy Bank
 Please bring an emptied water bottle to transform into your very own piggy.
July 24Beach Mobile
 Make a beach themed mobile to hang in your room using shells, beads, sea glass, beach glass, etc.
July 31Popsicle Stick Birdfeeder
Follow some simple steps to make your own birdfeeder for attracting birds to your lawn.

Beading Enthusiasts’ Workshop
Tuesday, July 25 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, July 26 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
July 5 Hand Sewing
  Karen Katin of Dancing Threads will teach children how to design their own piece of art using a light box, pens, embroidery hoop and thread. Students go home with a piece of art and supplies to create more on their own.
July 12 Polynesian Dancing
  Lola Matta will perform a variety of dance styles from Polynesia, with an explanation about the music, props, and costuming. She will then give a fun dance lesson.
July 19 Pottery
  Miss Carly will teach children how to make pinch and coil pots. Each child will go home with one of each.
July 26 Painting
  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.

 

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