Foster Preservation Society

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Our Mission

The Foster Preservation Society is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the preservation of historic buildings, rural character, colonial heritage and the orderly growth and development of the town. The Society will work towards the attainment of these objectives through educational programs and publications, research into the town's history and acquisition of materials pertaining to all aspects of its history and will cooperate with historical societies and other agencies promoting compatible goals.


Meeting Schedule

Membership Meetings are held quarterly on the second Monday of the month during April, June, September, and November.

Board of Directors Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month.


                           FPS Board of Directors

President - Edwin Robinson

Vice President - Stan Hopkins

Secretary - Nancy Robinson

Treasurer - Laurie Brayton

Past President - Donna Mooney

Grants and Acquisitions - Ada Farrell

Member - David Lindstrom

Member - Lynne S. Rider

Member - Ruth Stemp


Town Historian


Stan Hopkins




Society Archivist


Heidi Colwell





John L. Lewis



Foster Preservation Society By-Laws



Foster Preservation Society

P.O. Box 51

Foster, RI 02825

Phone (401) 397-5687