Welcome To


A site featuring information about the Municipality

of the District of Chester -

Below a list of updated materials for the week of

April 13, 2020

A new Oak Island web site designed by Digital Fusion and the Heritage Society is now on line. Check it out. Information about things to see in Nova Scotia Ink and Oyster Publishing Company - A personal history publishing company in the Annapolis Valley , we create heirloom books for those who desire to share their life stories or desire to have a parent’s life story put in print. Forman Hawboldt - Inventor and Entrepreneur - Virtual Museum of Canada Cyber bullying and safety for students and others ; Internet Safety for children Chester Artisans - A listing of the artists and artisans in the municipality of Chester - new section “Artists of the Past” and “Inspired by Chester” 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. The Explore Oak Island display at the Chester Train Station is Closed until further notice More information call 902-275-2592 (added April 13) Oak Island Centre Displays, guides, gift shop - admission free, open to all. Crandall Road off of Route #3 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: sandrameister@sswap.ca 2020 displays at the Chester Train Station feature: Gold Mining, Wrought Iron work, Railway Memories and Station 20 Craft Shoppe. Closed for the season  Lordly House Museum site - -    Closed for the season Information   - or 902- 275- 3826 (added Appril 14)

Crafts and Conversation every

Thursday, 1:00 - 3:00 pm at the

Chester Train Staion get help, learn how

to do it, share ideas. Enjoy a glass of tea or coffee.

Free of charge. (closed until further notice)

Parts of our museum holdings are now on line at Nova Muse. Click here to view the items. Lordly House Computer Access Site Open wifi for those who need it at 75 Regent Street, Chester and Chester Train Station, 20 Smith Road. Information: 902-275- 3826 . Providing access for the general public to the Internet.    (added April 13) Chester Municipal Heritage Page     - Farmer’s Market closed More information (added April 13) Municipality of Chester  - Council Meeting Minutes etc.;  Municipal Recreation Commission  Chester Recreation information 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). The first and thrid Wednesdays of the month are Committee of the Whole (COW) meetings. The public is encouraged to attend. Phone 902-275-4482; email is office@villageofchester.org Closed tp the public Zoe Valle Library - Information and hours Links with information on aging and improving the quality of life for seniors Information specifically about social media safety!
© Carol A. Nauss, February, 2014