When you hear “homeschool,” there’s probably a specific image that pops into your mind: six hours at the kitchen table doing classwork with no socialization. Olivia and Audrey are joined by Lauren and Elyse, who tell us about their experience as local homeschool parents and the ways that home education is changing in the 21st century.
Olivia and Audrey are back with a short podcast about some haunting Foster legends, and talk a little about the history of the town and the nature of folklore. Learn about Dolly Cole, Nancy Young, Peleg Walker, and the mysterious Aunt Lonnie, and where in Foster you can find them.
October 1-7 is Banned Books Week! Audrey and Olivia discuss the theories behind book banning from Plato to today, the thorny issues that arise when you try to come up with a standard policy, and recommend some novels both new and old that tackle the issue.
Olivia and Audrey are joined by Becky Adams, a local writer who has been a part of the Foster community for years. She tells her story, gives writing advice, and talks about how to express the inexpressible.
On today’s podcast, Olivia and Audrey talk about some books that were formative to their childhoods, and talk about some newer releases for grown-ups that contain echoes to these nostalgic faves.
Welcome to the inaugural episode of our new podcast! Olivia and Audrey discuss how the Libraries of Foster used creative solutions to adapt to pandemic restrictions, and how we are bringing the libraries back in full force this year!