Stories in Stone

Meet the filmmaker, Marc Levitt, and see his documentary on stone wall building in Rhode Island: Stories in Stone Monday, November 14   at  7 pm Hemlock Village Community Room, 110 Foster Center Road, Foster, RI 02825 What about all those stone walls?  We see them everywhere in Foster and they have stories to tell.  On […]

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Friends of the Libraries of Foster Harvest Contra Dance

Harvest Contra Dance with Caller, shop Elwod Donnelly and music by the May Bees! October 22, search 7:00pm, recipe at the Moosup Valley Grange Tickets will be $12 per person. Sold at the libraries prior to the event as well as at the door based on space available. Refreshments and raffle tickets will be sold. […]

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After School: Swamp Meadow Theater Group

Wednesdays for grades 2:00-5:00pm (September 14th-November 9th) Transportation on Bus 5 will be provided on Wednesday from Paine School to Foster Center Library (with notes from parent). Join Mrs. Murphy and Swamp Meadow volunteers as they teach various acting methods, store techniques and styles. A special performance will be held on the last day!

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The Shanteyman

Saturday, October 29, 1:00pm at Moosup Valley Grange Known by many at Captain Isaac Paine School as Mr. Whitehouse, The Shanteyman will bring an interactive musical program to Foster’s Moosup Valley Grange, 81 Cucumber Hill Road, on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 1 pm. This free program is filled with songs, tales of the sea, and […]

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Gilbert Stuart: Master Portrait Artist

Thursday, October 27, 6:00pm at Foster Public Margaret O’Connor, Executive Director of the Gilbert Stuart Birthplace and Museum, will talk about the famous artist’s life, paintings and his historic Colonial home in Saunderstown.

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Volunteering for Hospice

Wednesday, ampoule October 26, 2:00 pm at Foster Public Library. Ashley Toste of Beacon Hospice will give an introductory talk about Hospice and about how to become a Hospice volunteer. Please pre-register by calling 397-4801

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Robotics & Java Coding & MIT Apps with the Ponaganset High Team

For five sessions in July, case 2016, and 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 […]

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Dean Watts on Self-defense & Martial Arts for Teens

Thursday July 14 in the Eddy Building, ask 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 […]

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Heirloom Flower and Vegetable Gardening

Growing Heirloom flowers and Vegetables, medicine a talk by Karen Mueller on Saturday, click 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!

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