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 Returns!

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 […]

Learn about Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition is now available at the libraries. Join us at the libraries and learn how to navigate this website and research your ancestors. Jack Bongiovanni , our resident Ancestry expert will lead us on the road to discovering our roots.  Ancestry.com is the largest online family history resource available, providing access to family […]

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

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!