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

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, September 5th at 1:00 pm
The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mondays (9, 16, 23, 30) at 10:30 am

Explore the benefits of meditation using various methods. All levels of experience are welcome.

Cross Mills Jewelry Designers
Tuesday, September 17 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join a circle of experienced beading enthusiasts. Bring a project and tools along with your ideas. For more information contact Linda Theadore at

Wednesdays (4, 11, 18, 25) from 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm

This group plays seasonally, from May through October

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.

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.

Investment Group
Wednesday, September 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!

Knitting Circle
Thursdays (5, 12, 19, 26) 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.

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.

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

The cookbook for this month is The Summer Table by Lisa Lemke. Please call 364-6211 to request a copy and register your recipe.

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. Beginners welcome.


Monday Night Movies

September 9th at 6:00 pm

September 16th at 6:00 pm
Vault (R)

September 23rd at 6:00 pm
The Hustle (R)

September 30th at 6:00 pm
Aladdin (PG)

Labor Day - Library Closed
Monday, September 2

The Cross Mills Public Library will be Closed for Labor Day

Intermediate Watercolor
Tuesdays (3, 10, 17, 24) from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

This four-week course is intended for those who have some prior knowledge of watercolor techniques. Students will work from photos of their choice. Free. Materials purchase is required. Space is limited, please call to register.

Basic Watercolor
Mondays (9, 16, 23, 30) from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

This is a four-week class for beginners. Students will learn eight watercolor techniques which will be cut and folded into a small book. Free. Materials purchase is required. Space is limited, please call to register.


Documentary Film

September 19th at 6:30 pm
Point Jude

Consumer Fraud Protection for All
Thursday, September 12 at 6:30 pm
Please note this has been POSTPONED until Thursday, November 7th at 6:30 pm

Education is the best tool for protection. An investigator from the RI Attorney General’s office will talk about how to avoid scams and identity theft. Free and open to the public.

Armchair Explorers Book Group
Monday, September 23 at 7:00 pm

Travel around the world through literature from other cultures. Our first book will be Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel. Please call to request a copy.

An Introduction to Mushroom Hunting
Thursday, September 26 at 6:30 pm

RI Mushroom Hunters Ryan Bouchard and Emily Schmidt will present their fall mushroom hunting slideshow and class. Free and open to the public.

Children’s Beading Workshop with Mishki Thompson
Saturday, September 28 at 10:00 am

Mishki Thompson, member of the Narragansett Indian Tribe, will share her traditional beadwork techniques. Kids may choose to make a pin, keychain, or zipper pull. Ages 10+. Space is limited, please call to register. This free program is possible through a grant from the RI State Council on the Arts.


Please contact 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 or call 364-6211.

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