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

Book Discussion Group

March 5th at 1:00 pm
The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood

Bring up the Bodies

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Basic Computer Instruction Classes
Thursday at 6:00 pm
Friday at 2:00 pm
Saturday by appointment

Intro to Basic Computer and Email March 5
Internet 101 March 6
Internet Safety March 12
Cloud Computing 101 March 13
Photo Organization March 19
Word Processing 101 March 20
Email 101 March 26
Windows 8.1 Shortcuts March 27

Yoga for Beginners
Fridays (6, 13, 20, 27)
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 and towel. Led by Sandra Vadnais. Register for this class by calling 364-6211.

Apple Gadget Group
Thursday, March 12th at 6:00 pm
March 26th has been cancelled
A group for those who own, love, or want to own an Apple product. Open to all ages and levels of expertise.

Charlestown Writers’ Workshop
Thursday, March 12th and 26th at 6:30 pm

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

Drop-In Knitting Club
Thursdays (5, 12, 19, 26) 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.


Monday Night Movies

March 2nd at 6:00 pm
The Judge (R)

March 9th at 6:00 pm
John Wick (R)

March 16th at 6:00 pm
Whiplash (R)

March 23rd at 6:00 pm
The Theory of Everything

March 31st at 6:00 pm
Foxcatcher (R)

The Judge John Wick Whiplash The Theory of Everything Foxcatcher

E-Reader and Tablet Help
Thursdays by Appointment, 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.

AARP Tax Help
Tuesdays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) at 1:00 pm
Saturdays (7, 28) at 2:30 pm

No appointments. First come, first served. Doors close for last call at 4:30 pm.

Celtic Music and Stories
Friday, March 6th at 7:00 pm

Come enjoy the spirit of Ireland at the library. Phil Edmonds plays the tin whistle and button accordion while Mary King plays the Celtic harp, fiddle and bodhran. Free and open to the public. All are welcome!

Cross Mills’ Art Workshop
Saturday, March 7th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Take advantage of the large tables and open space of the library's Champlin Room to boost your creativity. An artist will be on hand to lead a monthly project, or bring your own supplies and complete one of your own unfinished works. This month’s project is a still life drawing. Free and open to the public. All are welcome


Saturday Family Movies

March 14th at 1:00 pm
The Book of Life (PG)

March 21st at 1:00 pm
Big Hero 6 (PG)

The Book of Life Big Hero 6

Painting with Miss Annie
Tuesdays (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) at 11:00 am

Create a cooperative watercolor masterpiece with Miss Annie. Ages 2 to 5.

Pysanky Egg Decorating
Thursday, March 12th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 14th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Learn the basics of Pysanky (Ukrainian) egg decorating. All materials will be provided, but please bring a container to bring home your finished egg. A $5 materials fee will be collected. Ages 10 and up with a parent. Space is limited, so please register by calling or visiting the library.

Plant Propagation Workshop
Thursday, March 19th at 6:30 pm

Agriculture teacher Christine Haberek teaches the basics in transplanting and repotting cuttings of houseplants. Bring your own plant, or take a cutting from one of several offered. Space is limited, so please call or visit the library to register. Free and open to the public. All are welcome!

Investment Group
Wednesday, March 25th at 7:00 pm

Join this monthly group to share investment ideas. All are welcome!

Rhode Island Library Day
Saturday, March 28th

Saturday, March 28th is Rhode Island Library Day! Visit the library to discover all the resources available through Cross' Mills Public Library and the Ocean State Library system have to offer.

Animal Experiences with Dave Marchetti
Saturday, March 28th at 10:00 am

Dave Marchetti visits the library to provide amazing hands-on experience with small animals and reptiles. Free and open to the public. All are welcome


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


Ages 2 to 5
Tuesday at 10:00 am


Ages 2 and Younger with Caregiver
Wednesday at 9:30 am

Ages 2 to 5
Wednesday at 10:30 am

Ages 2 and Up

Thursday at 9:30 am

Ages 2 to 5
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