News & Notices

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Senior Van Driver

The Town of Foster is seeking a part-time Senior Van Driver to transport seniors and adults with disabilities one day/week to nearby towns... more ››

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A Big Thank You to Bright Night Volunteers

for Making Bright Night 2019 Another Success!

Many thanks are due to all the hardworking volunteers for making our Fourth Annual “Bright Night” Tree Lighting Celebration an overwhelming... more ››

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Town Hall Closings

The Town Hall will be closed on December 24 & 25 and January 1st.We will be open Monday, December 23, and Thursday, December 26, and on... more ››

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The Recreation Committee

Could Use YOUR Help!

Your ideas, your support, and your talents would be a big help in providing activities for Foster’s youth. The Recreation Committee strives... more ››

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The 2-1-1 Van is Back!

Find out what Resources are Available to You

The United Way 211 Resource Van will be at the Well One parking lot (142 Danielson Pike) on Thursday, December 12 from 12:30-3:30 p.m.A... more ››

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There's Still Time!

To Be a Christmas Angel and Provide Presents for Foster's Children

Gift Tags for Children are still available at the post office, libraries and Town Hall. 

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Would Your Child Like a Letter From Santa?

The Mailbox is Ready!

Last year the Town Hall began the "Letter from Santa" activity. It was such a success that we are doing it again. 

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PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTORThe Town of Foster is seeking a full-time Public Works Director. Administration of six Union employees, 112.5 miles of... more ››

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Friday, December 6th, 5:30 - 8 p.m.

A special night to share the beauty of the season together as a community at the Town Hall grounds 181 Howard Hill Road.

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Eat at CHELO'S today!

And support the Foster Food Bank!

Dine today, Tuesday, November 12th, for Lunch, Supper, Drinks or Takeout.
Present your coupon to your server and Foster DHS will... more ››

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Town Hall Will Be Closed

on November 11th for Veteran's Day

The Foster Town Hall will be closed on November 11, 2019, in observance of Veterans' Day.We will reopen on Tuesday, November 12th at 8:30 a...

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Who is the oldest resident of Foster?

The Town of Foster would like to award the Boston Post Cane to the next eligible resident.

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Disability Resources

November 5 @Foster Public Library

The Ocean State Center for Independent Living (OSCIL) presents Disability Resources & Information on home... more ››


Thanksgiving Food Donations Needed

by November 7th

Foster DHS is accepting donations for Thanksgiving food baskets for families in need this holiday.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

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DHS Fundraiser @ Chelo's

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Dine for Lunch, Supper, Drinks or Takeout. Present your coupon to your server and Foster DHS will receive back a portion of the sale to... more ››

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October 26 @ 4 p.m.

At the Foster Fairgrounds, 181 Howard Hill Road.
(rain date October 27 @ 3 p.m.)

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Annual Meeting of the Foster Libraries

October 17, 2019 at 6 p.m.

The Libraries of Foster cordially invite you 
to attend their Annual Meeting 
Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 6 pm 
... more ››

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Snow Plow Drivers Wanted

For the 2019-2020 winter storm season

The Town of Foster is seeking qualified individuals to perform sanding / salting / snow plowing and removal duties for the 2019-2020 winter... more ››

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Well Water Workshop

October 9, 2019 in Glocester

Free workshop for private well owners:
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 6 p.m. til 7 p.m. (Correction, was mistakenly listed at October... more ››

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Road Paving - Thursday, October 3, 2019 - CORRECTION

South Killingly Road between Boswell and Johnson Road

Paving will begin on Johnson Road between Boswell Road and South Killingly Road will begin on Thursday, October 3, 2019, from 7 a.m. to 4 p... more ››