Crafty Kids Club

Crafty Kids Club Join Mrs. Du and make cool art crafts for presents, friends or for yourself!  11/5 Afterschool Program, we will explore watercolor adventures with Sharpies!  Another adventure is 11/19 Thursday 10am-12pm Foster Public Teens: 2:45 – 3:45pm Elementary Grades: 3:45-5:30pm

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Qigong Workshops

Qigong Workshops Tuesday evenings in November 6pm-7pm, Foster Public Library The gentle movements of Qigong renew vitality and reduce stress. Who couldn’t do with some of that?  Come join us!

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Homeschoolers’ Book Club

Book Club for Homeschoolers 11/18 Wednesday, 1-3pm, Foster Public We’ve picked another fun read:  The Wainscott Weasel by Tor Seidler.  True love, undying loyalty, and a daring rescue fill the pages of Tor Seidler’s beloved tale, rightfully compared to Charlotte’s Web by The New York Times. Interesting discussion and refreshments provided.  For ages 9+  Register by calling 397-4801 or email

New Book Club for Adults

Libraries Book Club Our new Book Club for adults has gotten off to a great start!  Our next meeting will be Monday, November 16th at Tyler Free Library at 6:30 pm.  We are reading Bill Bryson’s, “A Walk in the Woods”.  Copies of the book will be available at Tyler Library.  Sign ups are ongoing at both Tyler […]

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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. Minecraft Club meets on Thursdays 10/29, 11/12 & 11/19 Teens 2 – 3:30pm Elementary Kids 3:45 – 5:30pm To register, email

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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