Board of Trustees Meeting

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, February 7th at 1:00 pm
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

Mondays (4, 11, 25) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mondays (4, 11, 25) at 10:30 am

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

Art with Miss Annie
Tuesdays (5, 12, 26) at 11:00 am

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

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (6, 13, 20, 27) 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 (6, 13, 20, 27) 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, February 27 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 (7, 14, 21, 28) 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 (1, 8, 15, 22) 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, February 8 at 1:00 pm

The cookbook for this month is The African-American Kitchen : Cooking From Our Heritage by Angela Shelf Medearis. Please call 364-6211 to request a copy and register your recipe.

Basic Yoga
Fridays (1, 8, 15, 22) 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

February 4th at 6:00 pm
The Old Man and the Gun (PG-13)

February 11th at 6:00 pm
The Bookshop (PG)

February 25th at 6:00 pm
The Hate U Give (PG-13)

The Library is closed on February 18 for President's Day.

Friday Night Concert
Friday, February 15 at 7:00 pm

Join us for a Valentine’s Day Concert with Joe Parillo on piano, Ian Reyes on bass, and Doc Wood on guitar.

Biomes Marine Biology Center
Saturday, February 16 at 11:00 am

Hands-on interactive marine biology program for kids about the marine animals of Narragansett Bay.

Denison Nature Center: Survival in the Snow and Ice
Tuesday, February 19 at 11:00 am

Learn about our native animals and how they have adapted to survive in cold weather. Meet live animals, feel animal pelts and explore other natural items as we discover these animals’ winter survival strategies.

Documentary Film

February 14th at 6:00 pm
Fahrenheit 11/9

Snowflake Craft
Wednesday, February 20 at 11:00 am

Join us to create a decorative “stained glass” snowflake to hang in your window. Please call 364-6211 to register.

Thursday, February 21 at 11:00 am

Join us for creative building with the library’s huge collection of LEGOS.

RI History: Hurricane of 1938
Thursday, February 21 at 6:30 pm

Rhode Island-born journalist Tom Verde shares the story of his family's tragic loss during the devastating Hurricane of 1938 which swept along the New England coast on September 21. Verde will reflect on how the events of that awful day impacted his family for a generation and beyond. Tom Verde is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, Politico, the Boston Globe, Aramco World and on National Public Radio. A native of Providence, he now lives just over the Westerly, Rhode Island border, in Pawcatuck, Connecticut.

Southern RI Conservation District
Saturday, February 23 at 11:00 am

Learn about conservation programs for RI farm and forest landowners. A Q&A will follow with local and federal conservation district representatives.


Please contact Miss Nomi at Nomi@crossmills.org for more information. Registration not necessary.
Please note, there is no Story Hour on Feb. 19; no Mr. Mike on Feb. 20 & 21


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