A site featuring information about the Municipality
of the District of Chester -
Below a list of updated materials for the week of
August 31, 2015
Lido Pool public swim times: Monday - Friday 12:00 (noon - 2 :00 PM and Saturday and Sunday 12:00 (noon) - 8:00 PMChester Visitor Information Center - We are now open for season For information, maps and or brochures of area, please send a request by clicking here: or call 902.275.4709 (added June 25)Farmer’s Market every Friday at the Chester Train Station, 20 Smith Road from 10 - 2 More information (added June 8)Picnic (and dancing) in the Park - your family is invited so bring your picnic and your dancing shoes. Live music from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Lordly Park, Chester every Tuesday from July 7 to August 25. Here is the schedule: August 25: Parsons Brothers – sponsored by...Wells, Lamey, Mailman & Bryson Meals for Musicians generously provided by the Stretch Diner. Free admission...Donations for the band gratefully accepted...if it’s raining Tuesday, then we dance on Wednesday, if it’s raining Wednesday, we dance on Thursday! Check www.chester.ca for Event Cancellation. Presented by: Chester Municipal Recreation & Parks, Chester Municipal Heritage Society and Community Volunteers. Follow us on Facebook for info & updates - Picnic in the Park ChesterreVISION Municipal Plan Review. It’s time for the MODC to create a new Municipal Plan that will guide growth and changes over the next 25 years. What’s your vision? We want to hear from you! Information and a survey available at the link below. Second round of public consultations:September 23 - New Ross Fire Hall 7 - 9 PMSeptember 30 - Hubbards Fire Hall 7 - 9 PMOctober 7 - Canaan Little Red Schoolhouse 7 - 9 PMOctober 28 - Aenon Baptist Church 7 - 9 PMNovember 4 - Blandford Community Centre 7 - 9 PMFor more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org (added August 25)Chester Artisans - A listing of the artists and artisans in the municipality of Chester - new section “Artists of the Past” and “Inspired by Chester” (added March 10)Burning Permits no longer needed - first check municipal bye laws then Nova Scotia Burn Safe or call 1-855-564-2876 Oak Island Display -Tales and stories and pictures about Oak Island; New sections added to the Scribes section of the web site. There is also a display at the Atlantica Oak Island in Western Shore The Explore Oak Island display at the Chester Train Station is open for the season. To access the display call 902-275-3718Check the "Friends of Oak Island" site for information and updates - (updated December 22) Community Wheels Sandra Meister -Coordinator of “Community Wheels” Trips are also planned outside the area so check to find out where and when 23 Collicutt Road, PO Box 187, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0 Phone: (902) 275-5585 0r Fax: (902) 275-2249 Email: email@example.com Lordly House Museum site - - Open Tuesday - Saturday 1 - 4 until September 15th; Closed Sunday and MondayNew Exhibit is, “Underneath It All Undergarments 1860 - 1960 -the Lordly Era”, - to access our files at other times call 902-275-3826 or 902- 275-3842 (added August 31)Lordly House Computer Access Site open until September 15th from 1 - 4 PM Tuesday to Saturday; Closed on Sunday and Monday’ To arrange an appointment please call 902-275-3826 or 902-275- 3842-. This is an open Wi-Fi site. Providing access for the general public to the Internet. (added August 31)Chester Municipal Heritage Page No regular meeting in September. (Added July 13)Municipality of Chester - Council Meeting Minutes etc.; Municipal Recreation Commission Chester Recreation Summer Program Brochure- registration and information (added June )Village of Chester - information about the village of Chester. We hold regular monthly meetings every second Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm at our office located at 27 Pleasant St (corner of Pleasant and King). A public forum will be held on the fourth Wednesday of the month for residents to present ideas and problems encountered, at our offices 7:00 -9:00 PM. The public is encouraged to attend. Phone 902-275-4482; email is firstname.lastname@example.org Weekly green bin pickup begins June 8 - September 22 (addend May 25)Zoe Valle Library - Information and hoursBible quiz, answers to last week's quiz, and information Chester United Baptist Church web site (added August 31)Art-lessons-and-websites-for-kids (added December 15)illustrated Excel tutorial (including VBA programming) + 300 examples. It's 100% free. (added February 1)High quality free language arts worksheets for teachers (added Feburary 9)Illustrated Excel 2013 tutorial (added March 22)High quality free language arts worksheets for teachers (added March 22)Want information about making a costume for a 250th celebration? Check this out.