JULY 2015 REGULAR MONTHLY EVENTS

Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 21st at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

July 2nd at 1:00 pm
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind


Monday, July 27th
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
by Atul Gawande

Bridge
Mondays (6, 13, 20, 27) from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

All levels of experience are welcome.

Mah Jongg Group
Wednesdays (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Newcomers are welcome to participate in our mah jongg group.

Drop-In Knitting Club
Thursdays (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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

Introduction to Computers July 9
Internet 101 July 10
Internet Best Practices July 16
Flash Drives July 17
Photo Organization July 23
Word Processing 101 July 24
Email 101 July 30
Windows 8.1 Shortcuts July 31

E-Reader Help
Mondays by Appointment (6, 13, 20, 27) 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Thursdays by Appointment (2, 9, 16, 23, 30) 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 (10, 24, 31) 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 (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) 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, July 23rd 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 LTadore@hotmail.com

SPECIAL EVENTS

Thursday Night Movies

July 9th at 6:00 pm
Focus (R)

July 23rd at 6:00 pm
Ex Machina (R)

July 30th at 6:00 pm
The Second Best
Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG)

Focus Ex Machina
Young Adult Programs

Rube Goldberg Marble Roller Coaster
Thursday, July 9th at 4:00 pm

Learn about Rube Goldberg machines and build a marble roller coaster with the Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art.

Painting with Jennifer Rolfsema
Thursday, July 16th at 3:00 pm

Paint your own masterpiece with Jennifer! Ages 10 and up.

Balloon Sculpture Workshop
Thursday, July 23 at 4:00 pm

Learn the basics of balloon sculpture with professional magician John Slack! Ages 10 and up.

Animal Quilling
Thursday, July 30th at 4:00 pm

Use rolled strip of paper to create animal art! Ages 10 and up. Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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

July 8th Garden Plaques
4:00 pm Create a mosaic stepping stone for the garden! Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
   
July 11th Tie-Dying
10:00 am Bring your own white T-shirt to dye on the library lawn. Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
   
July 15th Rainbow Seashells
4:00 pm Decorate seashells to celebrate summer! Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
   
July 22nd Pet Rocks
4:00 pm Bring your own rock, or use one provided to create a new friend! Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
   
July 25th Popsicle Stick Bird Feeders
10:00 am Feed the backyard birds with a homemade bird feeder! Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
   
July 29th Twisted Yarn Jewelry
4:00 pm Learn a creative new way to make friendship bracelets! Please call or visit the library to register. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Family Fun Specials
Mondays at 7:00 pm

July 6th The Great Baldini
  Join the Great Baldini for an evening of magic and laughter.
   
July 13th B’Wana Iguana
  Bring the family for a wildly exciting interactive reptile show!
   
July 20th Bjorn the Magician and Sally Doodles
  Join Bjorn for a fun-filled magical performance
   
July 27th Hampstead Theater Company
  The Hampstead Theater Company presents an interactive stage version of the classic story of Robin Hood.

Summer Concert Series
Fridays at 7:00 pm

July 3rd Sõl Revival
  Folk-Americana music.
   
July 10th Baker Brothers Trio
  Tribute to Wes Montgomery.
   
July 24th Jon Campbell
  Native Rhode Island songwriter.
   
July 31st Jane Murray and Dennis Costa
  French, Spanish and Tango music for oboe and guitar.

Annual Book Sale
Saturday, July 18th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Books, DVDs, CDs, children’s books, and more!

Investment Group
Wednesday, July 29th 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.

CHILDREN'S STORY AND MUSIC PROGRAMS

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



STORY AND CRAFTS WITH MISS NOMI

Ages 2 to 5
Tuesday at 10:00 am

MUSIC WITH MR. MIKE

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 Nomi@crossmills.org or call 364-6211.


Cross' Mills Public Library | 4417 Old Post Road | Charlestown, RI 02813-0909 | (401) 364-6211