Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday November 17 at 7:00 PM

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, November 5th at 1:00 pm
Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937 – 1948 by Madeleine Albright

Prague Winter

Monday, November 23rd at 6:30 pm
Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mah Jongg Group
Wednesdays (4, 18, 25) from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Newcomers are welcome to participate in our mah jongg group.

Basic Computer Instruction Classes
Fridays at 2:00 pm

E-Reader Help
Thursdays by Appointment (5, 12, 19)
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 (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.

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (4, 18, 25) 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.

Drop-In Knitting Club
Thursdays (5, 12, 19) 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.

Writers’ Workshop
Thursday, November 16th at 6:30pm

Share your creative writing with others in a moderated and supportive forum. Bring samples of your work.


Monday Night Movies

November 2nd at 6:00 pm
Dark Places (R)

November 9th at 6:00 pm
Testament of Youth (PG-13)

November 16th at 6:00 pm
Inside Out (PG)

November 23rd at 6:00 pm
Mr. Holmes (PG)

November 30th at 6:00 pm
The End of the Tour (R)

Dark Places Testament of Youth Inside Out Mr. Holmes What We Did On Our Holiday

Monday Morning Munchkins
Mondays (2, 9, 16, 23) from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for some drop-in playtime on Monday mornings. Toys, board books, and art supplies will be provided.

Soap-Making Class
Saturday, November 7th at 10:00 am

Learn how to make soap using the cold-process method. Space is limited, so please call or visit the library to register. Please wear long sleeves. Ages 18+

The Library will be closed on
Wednesday, November 11th
in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Make an Accordion Book
Saturday, November 7th at 10:00 am

Learn how to craft an accordion-style book. Please bring a ruler and pair of sharp scissors if possible. Call or visit the library to register. All are welcome!

Cheese-making with Professor Chef
Thursday, November 12 at 6:30 pmth

Learn how to make mozzarella, ricotta, and a simple yogurt cheese. Instructors from Professor Chef will demonstrate how to make cheese at home without the use of any special equipment. Please call or visit the library to register.

Creatures of Narragansett Bay
Saturday, November 14th at 10:00 am

Biomes Marine Biology Center brings some of the most recognizable animals found in Narragansett Bay. Learn about creatures such as sea stars, horseshoe crabs, seahorses and pufferfish, and enjoy hands-on exploration after the presentation.

Thanksgiving Craft
Saturday, November 21st at 10:00 am

All ages are invited to visit the library and create a craft to celebrate Thanksgiving! Children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Magician Darren Yong
Saturday, November 28th at 11:00 am

Come experience the magic of talented sleight-of-hand artist Darren Yong! Free and open to the public.


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 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