Board of Trustees Meeting

Book Discussion Group

Thursday, October 6th at 1:00 pm
The Language of Flowers” by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

The Language of Flowers

Monday, October 24th at 6:30 pm
“Just Mercy ” by Bryan Stevenson

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

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

All levels of experience are welcome.

Basic Computer Instruction Classes
Fridays (7, 21, 28) from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This introductory computer class introduces a variety of topics.

October 7th Word Processing
October 21st Fix a Slow Computer
October 28th USB Flash Drives

Quilting Group
Wednesdays (5, 12, 19, 26) from 1:00 pm to 4:00 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 (5, 12, 19, 26)
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 (7, 14, 21, 28) at 10:30 am

Spend a relaxing morning coloring. Pencils and coloring books will be provided, or bring your own.

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.

Yoga for Beginners
Fridays (7, 14, 21, 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.


Monday Night Movies

October 3rd at 6:00 pm
Love and Friendship (PG)

October 17th at 6:00 pm
Genius (PG-13)

October 24th at 6:00 pm
A Bigger Splash (R)

October 31st at 6:00 pm
Our Kind of Traitor (R)

Love & Friendship Genius A Bigger Splash Our Kind of Traitor

Fall Plantings for Spring Blooms
Saturday, October 1st at 10:30 am

Now is the perfect time to start planning your Spring garden. Master Gardener Sharon Bridge will discuss best practices to ensure that your fall plantings will result in beautiful spring blooms.

Minecraft Mondays
Mondays (3, 17, 24, 31) from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

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

Art Journaling for Kids
Thursdays (6, 13, 20, 27) from 4:30 to 5:30 pm

Kids ages 8 to 12 are invited to participate in this creative exploration of words, colors and images. Participants will take home their own art journal. Please bring any keepsakes from home such as photographs, pictures, etc. Please call to register.

Coffee Table Book Sale
Saturday, October 8th 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Columbus Day
Library Closed All Day

Family Movie

October 22nd at 11:00 am
Ice Age: Collision Course (PG)

Ice Age: Collision Course

Read to a Dog
Saturday, October 15th 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.

Musical Artist Spotlight
Thursday, October 20th at 7:00 pm

Join us for a concert with Mark Baker, solo blues and jazz guitar. Mark will also share his knowledge of jazz, blues and improv with the audience during a post-performance Q&A session. Free and open to the public.

Investment Group
Wednesday, October 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.

College: Getting There From Here
Thursday, October 27th at 6:30 pm

Kimberly Klein from Edward Jones will discuss how to establish a college savings goal as well as strategies to help achieve that goal.

Edible Haunted Houses
Saturday, October 29th at 11:00 am

Make your own haunted house. Ages 6 and under must attend with a caregiver. Please call to register.


Please contact Miss Nomi at Nomi@crossmills.org 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 Nomi@crossmills.org or call 364-6211.

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