News & Notices

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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 ››

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Saturday, September 28, 2019

9AM-1PM @ Woody Lowden Center, 16 Howard Hill Road for ages 50 and older. 
Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members,... more ››

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

10AM – 12 Noon @ Hemlock Village Community Room, Building B (110 Foster Center Rd)  for anyone age 19 and older.Foster Ambulance Corp will... more ››

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The Planning Board Needs Volunteers

Positions Open

The Foster Planning Board has multiple positions open.

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Roadwork Alert!

Johnson and South Killingly Road Asphalting

Roadwork will begin September 18, 2019 and continue to September 20.
Expect delays or seek alternate routes.

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REMINDER this Saturday 11th Annual Community Yard Sale

September 14, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The biggest yard sale so far!
The Foster Recreation Committee's 11th Annual Community Yard Sale will be held on September 14, 2019, (... more ››

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Volunteer Driver

for Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels Temporary Driver Needed
to deliver meals on alternating Wednesday mornings for October and November. 

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Citizen of the Year Awards 2019

Heidi Colwell and Bobby DePalo

At the 2019 Foster Old Home Days, Heidi Colwell and Bobby DePalo were awarded "Citizen of the Year" for their contributions to the Town of... more ››

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WANTED: Census Takers

for the 2020 Census

The U. S. Government is hiring census takers for the 2020 census. Field operations pay $20.50 / hour. Click on the link below to find out... more ››

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Foster Police Officers Commended

For Life Saving Actions

At the August 22nd Town Council meeting, Foster Police Chief David Breit awarded Officer Patrick Creamer a Letter of Commendation and the... more ››

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Land Trust event: Guided Nature Hike

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 1:00 p.m.

The Spencer property (pole 64 Old Danielson Pike) will be the site for the Foster Land Trust Days event this year. Martha Thoman, a... more ››

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Protect yourself from SCAMS - FRAUDS - IDENTITY THEFT!

Information Session on Tuesday August 27th

A discussion with the RI Attorney General's Office on scams, scammers and their tricks; and how the elderly are targeted because they are... more ››

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Volunteers Needed for the Recreation Department

Positions Open - Apply Today!

Foster's Recreation Department could use some helping hands!