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Below a list of updated materials for  January 12, 


UARB report on Chester Town Status from 2002   (Added December 22) Chester Visitor Information Center - We are now closed for season and look forward to re-opening in the Spring of 2015!  For information, maps and or brochures of area, please send a request by clicking here:     or call  902.275.4709  (added December 22) reVISION  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! Plan to attend and take part in one of these public meetings. Saturday, January 17th 9 am - noon; Western shore Legion Hall 1 - 4 pm; Chester Basin Fire Hall Saturday January 24th 9am - noon; New Ross fire Hall Saturday, Janiuary 31st 9am - noon;Chester Legion Hall 1 - 4 pm; Bonny Lea Farm main building Saturday February 7th 9am - noon; Blandford Community Centre 1 - 4 pm; Aspotogan Consolidated Elementary School For more information, contact:  revision@chester.ca 902-275-2599  (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 (added March 11) 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  CLOSED for the season.    To access the display call 902-275-3718 Check 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: sandrameister@sswap.ca  Lordly House  Museum site - -    Closed for the season  -  Maple Cottage  closed for the season -  to access our files call   902-275- 3826   or 902- 275-3842  (added September 15) Lordly House Computer Access Site    Maple Cottage  is  open Tuesday and Thursday afternoons  from 1:30 - 3:30 PM  during the winter months.  Please check by calling the following numbers as sometimes we are not available  902-275-3826   or 902-275- 3842  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  November 24) Chester Municipal Heritage Page      Regular Meeting February 3 , 2015 - 7:00 PM at 75 Regent Street (down stairs meeting room)-  Everyone welcome;   (added November 24) Municipality of Chester  -Council Meeting Minutes etc.;   Municipal Recreation Commission   Chester Recreation Fall Program Brochure- registration and information  (added September 8 ) 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 public is encouraged to attend. Bible quiz, answers to last week's quiz, and information   Chester United Baptist Church  new web site (added January 12) Pop the Balloons - math game for children providing addition practice (added October 27) Art-lessons-and-websites-for-kids  (added December 15) Zoe Valle Library - Information and hours Want information about making a costume for a 250th celebration?  Check this out.
© Carol A. Nauss, February, 2014
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