Computer Classes

Classes are on Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm at the Foster Public Library Dates and Topics: December 4-Basic Excel December 18-Introduction to Microsoft Word

Facebook 101

Would you like to get onto Facebook to keep up with family and friends, but don’t know how? Join us on Thursday, November 13 at 2:00 pm and learn the basics of Facebook. Learn how to set up an account, how to post , share, upload and more. Foster Public Library Call the libraries to […]

Rockets to the Rescue!

Join Kim Pond , 4-H Volunteer, and learn about 4-H Science by joining this year’s 4-H National Youth Science Day. The 2014 National Science Experiment, Rockets to the Rescue, provides young scientists the opportunity to explore how aerospace engineering can be used to solve real world challenges—such as food distribution in emergency situations—to make a […]

Do Music with Dianne Du

We are very excited to announce that Dianne Du will return to the Tyler Free Library to offer a babies and toddler music program. Activities include singing, bouncing songs, rocking songs, dances, finger plays, body awareness games and echoes. “All children are born with an aptitude for music, and we can see them expressing music […]

Children’s Book Award Titles

Rhode Island Children’s Book Award Nominees 2014 Rhode Island Children’s Book Award Winners-1996-2013 Rhode Island Teen Book Award Nominees 2014 Rhode Island Teen Book Award Winners-2001-2013 Caldecott Medal Newbery Award


Join Miss Dianne for Story time  held at the Tyler Free Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am for ages infant to preschool. Enjoy stories, music, a craft and a yummy snack! November Storytime Nov. 5  Wintry Weather, Bear Gets Dressed: a Guessing-game Story by Harriet Ziefert, craft: paper teddy bears with winter wear Nov. 12 […]

Summer Reading Program 2014

@ the Libraries of Foster REGISTRATION WEEK – June 24-30 Kickoff Party –Monday, June 30 at 4:30 pm at Tyler – BIOMES and Ice Cream Social- Join us as we kick off the summer reading program by welcoming BIOMES Marine Biology Center and their collection of cool sea creatures! Ice cream will be served after […]

Kindle eReaders available for loan!

Come in and check out a Kindle eReader at the Foster libraries! Patrons will learn how download free eBooks from the Ocean State Libraries collection and will be able to take the Kindle home for a three week loan. Call the libraries to reserve a Kindle today!