Board of Trustees Meeting

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, December 1st at 1:00 pm
Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train

Mondays (5, 12, 19) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mah Jongg
Wednesdays (7, 14, 21, 28) from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Basic Computer Instruction Classes
Fridays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) at 2:00 pm

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

December 2nd Word Processing
December 9th Email Basics
December 16th Fix a Slow Computer
December 23rd USB Flash Drive
December 30th Intro Computing

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (7, 14, 21, 28) 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.

E-Reader Help
Wednesdays by Appointment (7, 14, 21, 28)
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.

Coffee and Coloring
Fridays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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 (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) 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.

Yoga for Beginners
Fridays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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.


Monday Night Movies

December 5th at 6:00 pm
Hell or High Water (R)

December 12th at 6:00 pm
Wild Oats (PG-13)

December 19th at 6:00 pm
Great Gilly Hopkins (PG-13)

Hell or High Water Wild Oats The Great Gilly Hopkins

Minecraft Mondays
Mondays (5, 12, 19) from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Explore and create with Minecraft! Space is limited, so please call in advance to register.

Pysanky Egg Decorating
Saturday, December 3rd 10:00 am
Thursday, December 15th at 5:30 pm

Lisa Schipritt will be teaching the basics of Pysanky (Ukrainian) Egg Decorating. All materials will be provided but please bring a container to hold your finished product. A $5 materials fee will be collected at the workshop. Call 364-6211 to register.

Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24
Library Closes at noon

Christmas Day, Monday December 26
Library Closed

Family Movie

December 29th at 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of Pets (PG)

The Secret Life of Pets

Read to a Dog
Saturday, December 10th at 11:00 am

Read on your own or with a caregiver to Grace, a Registered Pet Therapy Dog. All ages are welcome; ages 6 and under must attend with an adult. Please call to register for a time slot.

Three Songs of the Season
Fridays at 7:00 pm

Dec. 2nd: Reckless Blues
Duo Colleen Rogers and Jeff Ceasrine perform classic swing, jazz, and blues

Dec. 9th: Dennis Costa
Classical solo guitarist

Dec. 16th: La Bella Musica
String ensemble with a large and diverse classical repertoire

Holiday Open House
Thursday, December 15, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Visit the library for refreshments and holiday cheer. Donations of baked goods are gladly accepted!

Gingerbread Houses
Saturday, December 17, 10:30 am

Make a graham cracker gingerbread house and decorate it with holiday candy. Please bring a can of non-whipped frosting. All other materials will be provided. All ages are welcome! Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by an adult.

Drop in New Years Crafts
Tuesday December 27, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for some festive craft projects to bring in the New Year. Children under 6 must attend with caregiver. Please call to register.


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