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Friday, August 01, 2014
CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET ( 10:00 am - 2:00 pm )

CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET is now open for the season at their new location - the Old Train Station/Visitor Information Centre on Hwy 3, North Street Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm every Friday till the middle of September.  Your favourite vendors will be there along with many new vendors and great musicians! While at the market, stop by the Train Station Gallery and the Oak Island Display. For more info call the VIC at 275-4616.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Saturday, August 02, 2014
COUNTRY BREAKFAST ( 7:30 am - 10:30 am )

COUNTRY BREAKFAST at the Chester Basin Fire Hall from 7:30 to 10:30 am.  Enjoy bacon, sausage, baked beans, scrambled eggs, toast, juice, tea/coffee.  Take-out available.




HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET OPENS FOR THE SEASON ( 8:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET opens for its 19th Season.  The market runs every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon until October 25 at the Hubbards Barn & Community Park, #57 Hwy 2 in Hubbards.  Come enjoy our unique, fresh, local shopping experience.  www.hubbardsbarn.org




NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET ( 9:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET located at the Lion's Park across from New Ross School runs every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend 9:00 am to 12 noon.   Home Baked goodies, French Pastries, Fresh Produce, Jams and Jellies, Pickles, Meat, Fish, Eggs, Wine Jelly, Herbs, Crafts, Fox Hill Cheese, Soaps, Goat milk products and great coffee.  For more info call George Knickle 681-3171.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Sunday, August 03, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




CRIB TOURNAMENT - FORTIES ( 12:00 - noon - 3:00 pm )

CRIB TOURNAMENT at the Forties Community Centre, 1787 Forties Road, New Ross.  Doors open 12:00 noon.  Registration 12:30 pm.  Play 1:00 pm.  Cost $20 per team.  Canteen available.  For more info call 689-2147.




AUGUST SIZZLER ( 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm )

August Sizzler
It's that time of the year again to get ready for our Annual August Sizzler in Bayswater! Enjoy our favourite day of the Summer with Rod Scott and the Recreation gang as we play games and have an awesome time at Bayswater Beach. The day will be filled with sand sculpture competitions, beach games and relays along with many fabulous prizes to be given away. All ages welcome!

Sunday, August 3 (raindate:  Monday, August 4)
1:00 to 4:00 pm
All Ages (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Bayswater Beach
No pre-registration required




ANNUAL LOBSTER SUPPER ( 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm )

BONNY LEA FARM'S ANNUAL LOBSTER SUPPER from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.  Take-out service 3:00 to 6:00 pm.  Enjoy a 1 ¼ lb hard shell lobster, salads, dessert and beverage for $30.  Steak alternative available for $30.  Opportunity to purchase tickets to win a trip for 2 anywhere Porter Airlines flies in US/Canada.  Draw date TBA.  For more info call 275-6522.




TUESDAY NIGHT SHOW BAND PLAYING... ( 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm )

THE HALIFAX-BASED 20 MEMBER "TUESDAY NIGHT SHOW BAND" will be playing at the Chester Bandstand starting 7:00 pm.  Everyone is welcome.  Dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair or blanket.  For more info call Evelyn Ernst 634-4435.




Monday, August 04, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Tuesday, August 05, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK ( 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm )

PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK – Live Music from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Lordly Park, Chester.  Free Admission.  Donations for the band gratefully accepted.  RAINDATE:  if it's raining Tuesday, 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.  Like us on Facebook – Picnic in the Park Chester.




Wednesday, August 06, 2014
CHESTER AREA CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CLUB ( 9:30 am - 11:30 am )

CHESTER AREA CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CLUB MONTHLY BRUNCH at the Western Shore & Area Improvement Association Hall, 6485 Hwy #3 (lower entrance) starting 9:30 am.  There will be entertainment, guest speaker and a feature.  Admission $7. For reservations call Donna 275-5887.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Thursday, August 07, 2014
Committee Of The Whole ( 8:45 am - 11:15 am )

Committee of the Whole Meeting



Contact Info : Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk 902-275-3554 Email : pmyra@chester.ca
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Friday, August 08, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET ( 10:00 am - 2:00 pm )

CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET is now open for the season at their new location - the Old Train Station/Visitor Information Centre on Hwy 3, North Street Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm every Friday till the middle of September.  Your favourite vendors will be there along with many new vendors and great musicians! While at the market, stop by the Train Station Gallery and the Oak Island Display. For more info call the VIC at 275-4616.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT @ GRAVES ISLAND PROVINCIAL PARK ( 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm )

Mon-Stars Outdoor Movie
Hey everyone! Its Mike Wazowski here, I'm inviting you all to come to Graves Island and join the recreation gang for our annual outdoor movie. This year the movie will be "Monsters University" starring me, Mike and my buddy Sully. Come join us as we complete our journey through Monster University. What's a movie without popcorn? We've got you covered! Popcorn is $0.50 a bag. Be sure to bring a blanket or chair to sit on. No pre-registration required. All ages welcome! Donations to Municipality of Chester PRO Kids are encouraged.

Friday, August 8
Movie starts at dusk (approx. 8:30 pm)
All ages (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Graves Island Provincial Park
No pre-registration required




Saturday, August 09, 2014
BREAKFAST - CHESTER ( 7:30 am - 10:30 am )

BREAKFAST at the Chester Legion from 7:30 to 10:30 am.  Enjoy eggs (any way you like them), French toast, hash browns, beans, bacon, sausage, toast, coffee/tea and juice.




CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET OPENS FOR THE SEASON ( 8:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET opens for its 19th Season.  The market runs every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon until October 25 at the Hubbards Barn & Community Park, #57 Hwy 2 in Hubbards.  Come enjoy our unique, fresh, local shopping experience.  www.hubbardsbarn.org




NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET ( 9:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET located at the Lion's Park across from New Ross School runs every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend 9:00 am to 12 noon.   Home Baked goodies, French Pastries, Fresh Produce, Jams and Jellies, Pickles, Meat, Fish, Eggs, Wine Jelly, Herbs, Crafts, Fox Hill Cheese, Soaps, Goat milk products and great coffee.  For more info call George Knickle 681-3171.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




SK8 PARK COMPETITION ( 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm )

SK8 Park Competition
Homegrown Skateboards is coming to the Chester Skate Park again this year! Come out and watch or compete in the competition.  Prizes will be given out and music will be played throughout the day.  All ages are welcome! The competition starts at 2:00 pm but don't forget to come down and warm up at noon!  Bring skateboard and helmet.

Saturday, August 9
2:00 pm
All Ages (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Chester Skate Park
No pre-registration required




MUSIQUE ROYALE PERFORMANCE ( 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm )

MUSIQUE ROYALE PERFORMANCE at St. George's Anglican Church, East River starting 7:30 pm.  Come and enjoy James Buckland classical guitar & Karen Buckland piano.  Tickets $20.  Limited seating.  For tickets/more info call Sheila 275-5966 or the Chester Church Parish office 275-3804.




Sunday, August 10, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




BLUEBERRY SUPPER ( 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm )

BLUEBERRY SUPPER at the Forties Community Centre, 1787 Forties Road, New Ross from 4:00 to 6:00 pm.  Doors open 4:00 pm.  Serving 4:30 pm.  Hodge-podge, chicken and a variety of blueberry desserts. Adults $11, Children (5-12 years) $5.50 and under 5 years $2.50.  For more info call 689-2612 or 689-2000.




Monday, August 11, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ( 9:00 am - 11:30 am )

Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Aenon Baptist Church in Chester Basin from 9:00 to 11:30 am daily.  Theme "Power Lab" "discovering Jesus' miraculous power".  To register your young person or for more info, contact the Church at 275-3024.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Tuesday, August 12, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ( 9:00 am - 11:30 am )

Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Aenon Baptist Church in Chester Basin from 9:00 to 11:30 am daily.  Theme "Power Lab" "discovering Jesus' miraculous power".  To register your young person or for more info, contact the Church at 275-3024.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




SENIORS' OLD FASHIONED PICNIC HUBBARDS ( 11:00 am - 2:00 pm )

Seniors' Old Fashioned Picnic at the Hubbards Barn from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Refreshments, Live Entertainment, BBQ Lunch, Games & Prizes!!! Free to all Seniors in Lunenburg County.  For more info call 857-1133 or 275-3490. 

If you need a ride call Sandra, Community Wheels at 275-5585.  Rain or Shine!!




PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK ( 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm )

PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK – Live Music from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Lordly Park, Chester.  Free Admission.  Donations for the band gratefully accepted.  RAINDATE:  if it's raining Tuesday, 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.  Like us on Facebook – Picnic in the Park Chester.




Wednesday, August 13, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ( 9:00 am - 11:30 am )

Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Aenon Baptist Church in Chester Basin from 9:00 to 11:30 am daily.  Theme "Power Lab" "discovering Jesus' miraculous power".  To register your young person or for more info, contact the Church at 275-3024.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




ST. LUKE'S CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS... ( 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm )

ST. LUKE'S (10 Shore Club Road, Hubbards) CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS...Erin Costelo, singer/songwriter, music producer and education.  Open at 7:00 for 7:30 pm.  Admission:  Adults $20 (children 12 and under) $10 at the door. Canteen at intermission. For advance tickets phone Catherine at 857-1034.  For more info visit:  www.twocoves.ca




Thursday, August 14, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




Council ( 8:45 am - 11:45 am )

Council Meeting

Deadline for agenda items is noon one week prior to the meeting.



Contact Info : Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk (902) 275-3554 Email : pmyra@chester.ca
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ( 9:00 am - 11:30 am )

Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Aenon Baptist Church in Chester Basin from 9:00 to 11:30 am daily.  Theme "Power Lab" "discovering Jesus' miraculous power".  To register your young person or for more info, contact the Church at 275-3024.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Friday, August 15, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




NEW ROSS COMMUNITY FAIR ( All Day )

Friday, August 15 & Saturday, August 16

NEW ROSS COMMUNITY FAIR - Horse & Ox Pulling.  The Charing Cross Garden Club Annual Flower Show.  Handicraft Exhibits.  4-H Events & Displays.  Christmas Tree & Balsam Fir Christmas Wreath Competitions.  Home Cooked Meals & Food Concessions.  Bingo.  Games.  Friday evening:  Musical Entertainment featuring Bands: COUNTRY BLUE & TAILGATE).  Saturday evening music by: MATT LUNN, CHEYENNE NAUGLER and the Band: THE BUCKET LIST.  Friday only: Double Horse and Ox Challenges and Junior Teamster Ox Pull.  Saturday only: Light Horse Competitions, Children's Parade, Children's Activities, Chain Saw and Cross Cut Saw Competitions, Arm Wrestling Competition and Horse & Ox Championship Pulls.  Admission: Adults $5 (2 day pass $8), Children (5-12 years) $2 and under 5 years are Free.  Home Cooked Meals: Adults $10, Children (5-12 years) $3 and under 5 years are Free.  An experience you are sure to remember.  For more info call Debbie 689-2737 or 689-2115 during the fair.




VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ( 9:00 am - 11:30 am )

Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Aenon Baptist Church in Chester Basin from 9:00 to 11:30 am daily.  Theme "Power Lab" "discovering Jesus' miraculous power".  To register your young person or for more info, contact the Church at 275-3024.




CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET ( 10:00 am - 2:00 pm )

CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET is now open for the season at their new location - the Old Train Station/Visitor Information Centre on Hwy 3, North Street Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm every Friday till the middle of September.  Your favourite vendors will be there along with many new vendors and great musicians! While at the market, stop by the Train Station Gallery and the Oak Island Display. For more info call the VIC at 275-4616.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




SCOOTER CHALLENGE ( 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm )

Scooter Challenge
Come to the Chester Skate Park to show off your scooter handling skills. Fun, quick and informal "competitions" for all ages will take place, as well as an open ride competition for more advanced riders. Prizes from the Recreation & Parks will be awarded.  Bring your own bike.  Helmets are mandatory, pads recommended.

Friday, August 15
1:00 to 3:00 pm
Ages 6-18
Free
Chester Skate Park
Drop-in




Saturday, August 16, 2014
CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 ( 8:00 am - 9:00 am )

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 16

CHESTER ART FESTIVAL 2014 at the Chester Art Centre, 60 Queen Street.  Exhibition "Work in Progress" August 8-16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.  Kids Make Art "Artworks" – an Art Adventure for Families August 8 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chester Art Fair August 9 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  For more info/pre-register call the Art Centre 275-5789.




HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET OPENS FOR THE SEASON ( 8:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET opens for its 19th Season.  The market runs every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon until October 25 at the Hubbards Barn & Community Park, #57 Hwy 2 in Hubbards.  Come enjoy our unique, fresh, local shopping experience.  www.hubbardsbarn.org




NEW ROSS COMMUNITY FAIR ( All Day )

Friday, August 15 & Saturday, August 16

NEW ROSS COMMUNITY FAIR - Horse & Ox Pulling.  The Charing Cross Garden Club Annual Flower Show.  Handicraft Exhibits.  4-H Events & Displays.  Christmas Tree & Balsam Fir Christmas Wreath Competitions.  Home Cooked Meals & Food Concessions.  Bingo.  Games.  Friday evening:  Musical Entertainment featuring Bands: COUNTRY BLUE & TAILGATE).  Saturday evening music by: MATT LUNN, CHEYENNE NAUGLER and the Band: THE BUCKET LIST.  Friday only: Double Horse and Ox Challenges and Junior Teamster Ox Pull.  Saturday only: Light Horse Competitions, Children's Parade, Children's Activities, Chain Saw and Cross Cut Saw Competitions, Arm Wrestling Competition and Horse & Ox Championship Pulls.  Admission: Adults $5 (2 day pass $8), Children (5-12 years) $2 and under 5 years are Free.  Home Cooked Meals: Adults $10, Children (5-12 years) $3 and under 5 years are Free.  An experience you are sure to remember.  For more info call Debbie 689-2737 or 689-2115 during the fair.




NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET ( 9:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET located at the Lion's Park across from New Ross School runs every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend 9:00 am to 12 noon.   Home Baked goodies, French Pastries, Fresh Produce, Jams and Jellies, Pickles, Meat, Fish, Eggs, Wine Jelly, Herbs, Crafts, Fox Hill Cheese, Soaps, Goat milk products and great coffee.  For more info call George Knickle 681-3171.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Sunday, August 17, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




ANNUAL PULLED PORK LUNCH ( 12:00 - noon - 3:00 pm )

ST. LUKE'S ANNUAL PULLED PORK LUNCH at Bishop's Park, Shore Club Road, Hubbards from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm.  Rain location across the street at St. Luke's Parish Hall.  Pulled Pork Lunch $8 (includes coleslaw, drink, cookies).  All Beef Hot Dog $3 (Kid's Hot Dog lunch includes free drink and cookie).  Served by the Men of St. Luke's Parish.




CHESTER BRASS BAND PLAYING... ( 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm )

THE CHESTER BRASS BAND will be playing at the Chester Bandstand starting 7:00 pm.  Everyone is welcome.  Dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair or blanket.  For more info call Evelyn Ernst 634-4435.




Monday, August 18, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Tuesday, August 19, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK ( 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm )

PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK – Live Music from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Lordly Park, Chester.  Free Admission.  Donations for the band gratefully accepted.  RAINDATE:  if it's raining Tuesday, 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.  Like us on Facebook – Picnic in the Park Chester.




Wednesday, August 20, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Thursday, August 21, 2014
Committee Of The Whole ( 8:00 am - 10:30 am )

Committee of the Whole meeting

Deadline for agenda items noon one week prior to the meeting



Contact Info : Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk 902-275-3554 Email : pmyra@chester.ca
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Friday, August 22, 2014
CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET ( 10:00 am - 2:00 pm )

CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET is now open for the season at their new location - the Old Train Station/Visitor Information Centre on Hwy 3, North Street Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm every Friday till the middle of September.  Your favourite vendors will be there along with many new vendors and great musicians! While at the market, stop by the Train Station Gallery and the Oak Island Display. For more info call the VIC at 275-4616.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Saturday, August 23, 2014
NEWFIE BREAKFAST ( 7:30 am - 10:30 am )

NEWFIE BREAKFAST at the Chester Basin Legion from 7:30 to 10:30 am.




HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET OPENS FOR THE SEASON ( 8:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET opens for its 19th Season.  The market runs every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon until October 25 at the Hubbards Barn & Community Park, #57 Hwy 2 in Hubbards.  Come enjoy our unique, fresh, local shopping experience.  www.hubbardsbarn.org




NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET ( 9:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET located at the Lion's Park across from New Ross School runs every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend 9:00 am to 12 noon.   Home Baked goodies, French Pastries, Fresh Produce, Jams and Jellies, Pickles, Meat, Fish, Eggs, Wine Jelly, Herbs, Crafts, Fox Hill Cheese, Soaps, Goat milk products and great coffee.  For more info call George Knickle 681-3171.




CHESTER HERITAGE HOUSE & HARBOUR TOUR ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

Chester Heritage House & Harbour Tour, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Rain or shine. Tour starts at the Chester Train Station, 20 Smith Road. Tickets are $30 and are available the day of the tour. No advance ticket sales. For more info call 275-3852.



Contact Info : 275-3842
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




HOOKED RUG MUSEUM ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

The Hooked Rug Museum of North America, located at 9849 St. Margaret's Bay, Queensland, NS is hosting a "Hook-In" from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Cost $20.00 which includes coffee, tea, muffins, buffet lunch (with gluten-free choices) and yummy desserts. Pre-register at www.hookedrugmuseumnovascotia.org hook-ins tab, or by calling 858-3060.




Sunday, August 24, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Monday, August 25, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Tuesday, August 26, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK ( 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm )

PICNIC & DANCING IN THE PARK – Live Music from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Lordly Park, Chester.  Free Admission.  Donations for the band gratefully accepted.  RAINDATE:  if it's raining Tuesday, 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.  Like us on Facebook – Picnic in the Park Chester.




Wednesday, August 27, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Village Planning Advisory Committee Meeting ( 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm )

The agenda for this meeting is usually published two days before each meeting. To access the agenda package, please visit our Document Library at http://www.chester.ca/2013-agendas/view-category.html



Contact Info : William DeGrace, Senior Planner Email : wdegrace@chester.ca Url: http://www.chester.ca
ST. LUKE'S CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS... ( 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm )

ST. LUKE'S (10 Shore Club Road, Hubbards) CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS...Amanda Riley, "the little girl with the big voice".  Open at 7:00 for 7:30 pm.  Admission:  Adults $20 (children 12 and under) $10 at the door. Canteen at intermission. For advance tickets phone Catherine at 857-1034.  For more info visit:  www.twocoves.ca




Thursday, August 28, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Friday, August 29, 2014
CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET ( 10:00 am - 2:00 pm )

CHESTER ARTISAN & FARMERS MARKET is now open for the season at their new location - the Old Train Station/Visitor Information Centre on Hwy 3, North Street Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm every Friday till the middle of September.  Your favourite vendors will be there along with many new vendors and great musicians! While at the market, stop by the Train Station Gallery and the Oak Island Display. For more info call the VIC at 275-4616.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Saturday, August 30, 2014
HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET OPENS FOR THE SEASON ( 8:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

HUBBARDS FARMERS' MARKET opens for its 19th Season.  The market runs every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon until October 25 at the Hubbards Barn & Community Park, #57 Hwy 2 in Hubbards.  Come enjoy our unique, fresh, local shopping experience.  www.hubbardsbarn.org




NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET ( 9:00 am - 12:00 - noon )

NEW ROSS COUNTRY MARKET located at the Lion's Park across from New Ross School runs every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend 9:00 am to 12 noon.   Home Baked goodies, French Pastries, Fresh Produce, Jams and Jellies, Pickles, Meat, Fish, Eggs, Wine Jelly, Herbs, Crafts, Fox Hill Cheese, Soaps, Goat milk products and great coffee.  For more info call George Knickle 681-3171.




CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




Sunday, August 31, 2014
CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY ( 10:00 am - 4:00 pm )

CHESTER TRAIN STATION GALLERY located at the Chester Visitor Information Centre is now open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for the season.  Check out the work of our talented South Shore artists.




MORGAN DAVIS PLAYING... ( 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm )

MORGAN DAVIS will be playing at the Chester Bandstand starting 7:00 pm.  Everyone is welcome.  Dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair or blanket.  For more info call Evelyn Ernst 634-4435.




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