A site featuring information about the Municipality
of the District of Chester -
Below a list of updated materials for the week of
July 6, 2015
Chester 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)Annual Heritage Auction and Flea Market July 11 ; Flea market begins at 9 AM and the auction at 9:30 AM ; Rain date is July 12 beginning at 1:00 PM; Please bring a chair; to arrange for pickup please call 902-275-5309 or 902-275-3842 or 902-275-3826Farmer’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: July 7: Radio in Colour - sponsored by... Fo’c’sle Village Pub July 14: JoAnn Wells & friends – sponsored by... Chester Building Supplies July 21: FOG (Four Old Guys) – sponsored by... Mecklenburgh Inn, Dolly Hancock July 28: Kevin & GypsyMinstrels – sponsored by... GN Thermoforming Equipment August 4: Amanda Riley – sponsored by... Chez Glass Lass, Light My Fire, Luna Spa August 11: Klunkers - sponsored by…Eric Harding of Tradewinds Realty August 18: Jamie Junger & friends – sponsored by...B.W. Armstrong Insurance 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! Checkwww.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.For more information, contact: email@example.com (added January 7)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: firstname.lastname@example.org Lordly House Museum site - - Open Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 4 PM; Closed Sunday and MondayNew Exhibit is, “WW 1 Display” - to access our files at other times call 902-275-3826 or 902- 275-3842 (added June 25)Lordly House Computer Access Site open for the season from 10 - 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 June 22)Chester Municipal Heritage Page Annual Heritage Auction and Flea Market July 11 ; Flea market begins at 9 AM and the auction at 9:30 AM ; Rain date is July 12 beginning at 1:00 PM; Please bring a chair; to arrange for pickup please call 902-275-5309 or 902-275-3842 or 902-275-3826July 7 - Regular Meeting 7:00 PM 133 Central Street, (Added June 15)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. 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 June 29)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.