For five sessions in July, 2016, The Robotics team from Ponaganset High School is teaching Java coding to school age children and teens in the Foster Public Library basement. Using Internet videos and demonstrations, the team is showing student how to move and manipulate a real robot (“Magni”) used in school competitions. All welcome at […]
Thursday July 14 in the Eddy Building, Foster Center, RI, at 3 – 4:30 pm Teens will learn basic self-defense in a fun, fast-paced workshop with Dean Watts. His approach is to show students how to solve problems without violence and to teach some simple, safe techniques to defend against bullies and strangers. The program […]
Growing Heirloom flowers and Vegetables, a talk by Karen Mueller on Saturday, April 9 at 1 p.m at Tyler Free Library. Learn about the special qualities of open-pollinated, old-time cultivars and how they can make your garden and your table more interesting!
Judy Jenkins is teaching yoga and beginning meditation on Thursdays at Foster Public Library at 6 p.m. Classes start on Thursday May 5th and continue each Thursday evening in May: May 5 May 12 May 19 May 26 Join us! All levels of yoga practice welcome, including beginners. Call the libraries for more information: 397-4801 […]
Monday February 1 at Tyler Free Library 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Try a new game such as Pandemic (10 and older), or Ticket to Ride (ages 5 and up), Rummikub (8 and up) or enjoy one of the tried and true games at the library such as, Scrabble, Backgammon, Chess or Checkers. All ages welcome. […]
The Knitting Group meets at 6 p.m. each Wednesday at Tyler Free Library to share the love of knitting. Stop in to show off your latest knitting project to a group who appreciate and enjoy knitting. Come see what others are working on. Pick up tips on where to find wool and check out our […]
Sharon and Lois bring their many years of experience with card making to small group workshops at the libraries. They share tips and techniques for creating beautiful, artfully made cards. Learn about embossing fine papers, collage, coloring and graphic design and have the pleasure of taking home your own special cards. Each workshop will cover […]
Thursday April 7th at 7:00 p.m, Foster Public Library, David Huestis of Scituate’s Seagrave Memorial Observatory (Peeptoad Road in Scituate) will show us how to use constellation wheels to locate winter constellations visable from your own backyard, and Mr. Huestis will give an introduction to the Seagrave Memorial Observatory. Recommended for school age children and […]
A Master Gardner talk on Wednesday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m. at Tyler Free Library Sally Schwarz presents a history of our native plants that made their way to England and became famous in English gardens.
Starting in February the library staff invite you to try the latest idea for reducing stress: Coloring for Adults. The library provides the free black and white designs taken from new books for coloring and will provide a glorious array of colored pencils and thin markers for you to explore the world of color and […]