Needle Felting

July 15 Foster Public Library Heartfelt Crafts with Karen Mueller  Come join us for a challenge this month, a posable felted FLAMINGO! Certainly cuter than any lawn ornament, this felted friend is sure to make you smile. All ability levels are welcome but we do use very sharp needles so this activity is not recommended […]

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Minecraft Club

Come and play Minecraft in a social setting facilitated by Mrs. Du.  The Foster Library has our very own server where you can play with friends and learn new skills.  This summer we will be gaming, designing and coding our first mod in Java.  Weekly registration required.  20 children maximum.  Ages 6 – 18. Upcoming […]

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Summer Read 2015

  Don’t miss out on the adventures and stories coming your way… SUMMER READ 2015 Brought to you by the Libraries of Foster and generously supported by CAST, almost 40 programs designed and planned to inspire your Summer    

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Library Project Q & A

We have two public libraries in town already; why do we need a new one? We want to give our community something special! Libraries are places of discovery and wonder. They are places that encourage human interaction and engagement in the community. We plan to include a large community room that can be used by […]

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Why a New Library?

Just 25 years after Foster’s founding, Theodore Foster opened his personal library to the town, thereby establishing the very first free lending library in Rhode Island.  For more than 200 years we have continued that tradition of community and culture, eventually establishing not one, but two public libraries. A library is the single most democratic […]

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