Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 18th at 7:00 PM

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, August 6th at 1:00 pm
Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War 1937-1948 by Madeleine Albright

Prague Winter

Monday, August 24th
Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mah Jongg Group
Wednesdays (5, 12, 19, 26) from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Newcomers are welcome to participate in our mah jongg group.

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 Computer Instruction Classes
Thursday at 6:00 pm
Friday at 2:00 pm

Best Practices August 6
Email 101 August 7
Internet Best Practices August 13
Flash Drives August 14
Photo Organization August 20
Word Processing 101 August 21
Email 101 August 27
Windows 10 Update August 28

E-Reader Help
Mondays by Appointment (3, 17, 24, 31) 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Thursdays by Appointment (6, 13, 20, 27) 10:00 am to
12:00 pm

Schedule an appointment for help downloading Ocean State Library E-Zone materials to your device. Please bring your device and cords, as well as your library card number and Apple, Adobe or Amazon account passwords.

Yoga for Beginners
Fridays (7, 14, 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.

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (5, 12, 19, 26) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join our new 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.

Beading Enthusiasts' Meeting
Thursday, August 27th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join a circle of experienced beading enthusiasts and bring tools and a project along to work on.  For more information contact Linda Theadore at


Thursday Night Movies

August 6th at 6:00 pm
5 Flights Up (PG-13)

August 13th at 6:00 pm
Clouds of Sils Maria (R)

August 20th at 6:00 pm
Far From the
Madding Crowd (PG-13)

August 27th at 6:00 pm
The Water Diviner (R)

5 Flights Up Clouds of Sils Maria Far From The Madding Crowd The Water Diviner

YA Program: Superhero Self Portraits
Thursday, August 6th at 3:00 pm

Create a character and draw yourself as a superhero! For children ages 10 and up. Please call or visit the library to register.

Kids Outdoor Craft
Wednesdays at 4:00 pm
Saturdays at 10:00 am

August 5th Sand Mosaics
4:00 pm Use colored sand to create a work of art! Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call or visit the library to register.
August 8th CD Suncatchers
10:00 am Use old CDs to make colorful suncatchers! Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call or visit the library to register.
August 12th Seed Art
4:00 pm Use colored beans and seeds to create mosaic art. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call or visit the library to register.
August 22nd Beading
10:00 am Create unique jewelry with colorful beads. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please call or visit the library to register.

Family Fun Specials
Mondays at 7:00 pm

August 3rd Magician Darren Yong
  Come experience the magic of talented sleight-of-hand artist Darren Yong!
August 17th Animal World Experiences
  Meet the Wild Heroes of Animal World Experiences and learn about their special abilities!

Ice Cream Social
Thursday, August 13th at 2:00 pm

Celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program with a free ice cream cone. All are welcome!

Summer Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm

August 7th La Bella Musica
  Classical string ensemble
August 14th Doc Wood
  Local folk icon
August 21st Steve DeConti and Paul Nagel
  Surf jazz duo

Investment Group
Wednesday, August 26th 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.


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


Ages 2 to 5
Tuesday at 10:00 am


Ages Infant to 3
Wednesday and Thursday at 9:30 am

Ages 2 to 5
Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30 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