The Library will be closed Monday July 3rd and Tuesday July 4th in observance of Independence Day.
Summer Reading Program 2017 "Build A Better World"- Begins Monday, June 26th and ends Friday, August 11th.
Registration is required. Pick up a copy of the summer schedule at the Main Desk. Prizes are awarded each week. Our Kick-off event will be Monday June 26th
featuring Marek Bennett, comic book creator. Finale will be Friday, August 11th with Diane Kordas, puppeteer.
Take a look at all the events we have planned so far:
Monday, June 26th Kick-off at 3:30 or 6PM Comic Book Program Busche Academy ages 7 & up
Tuesday, June 27th at 11AM Touch a Truck at the Chester Fire Dept for all ages
Wednesday, June 28th Storytime at 6:30PM
Library Closed Monday and Tuesday July 3rd and 4th for Independence Day
Wednesday, July 5th at 6:30PM Blueprints with Moriah
July 11th Story time at 11:15AM
Wednesday, July 12 3rd Annual Outdoor Movie on the Lawn at dusk
Tuesday, July 18th Story time at 11:15AM
Wednesday, July 19th First Annual Pet Show at 6PM on the Library lawn
Tuesday, July 25th Story time at 11:15AM
Wednesday, July 26th at 3PM or 6PM Tie-dye with Miss Olivia
Tuesday, August 1st Story time at 11:15AM
Wednesday, August 2nd Staff Puppet show at 6:30PM
Tuesday, August 8th Story time at 11:15AM
Wednesday, August 9th Story time at 6:30PM
Friday, August 11th SRP Finale with Diane Kordas, Puppeteer at 6:30 at the MPR
Everyone who participated is invited to cake and ice cream following the show!
Monday, August 28th Skywatch with the NHAS at 7:30PM on Wason Pond Field
Library Foundation Meeting - Tuesday, June 27th at 6PM
Please join us. Become a member on our foundation to raise funding for our renovation project.
Penny Wars! June 23rd-September 8th
It's that time of year again! Save you pennies and loose change to help decide which library staff member will get a pie to the face at Town Fair! Help the Friends of the Library buy a Cricut (cutting machine) for the library.
Come in and drop your loose change in the containers on the display table.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Information on this program is available at the Main Desk.
Help build good readers from birth through kindergarten.
Books and Media for Sale
Available during Library hours
We have some used and discarded library books and media available for sale at .50 cents paperback and $1.00 hardcover. Come in and browse!
Come Play/Learn Canasta!
Wednesday, June 28th from 6-8
Join fellow Canasta enthusiasts for a fun evening. Instruction will be offered. Adults only.
Book Group Discussion
Tuesday, July 19th, 1pm.
This month's title is "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin.
Pick up a copy here at the library and join the group for an interesting hour of discussion. New members are welcome.
Saturday, July 15th from 11am-12pm.
Open to all ages. Join us for a fun hour of building. No registration required. Library provides the Legos.
Drop in and Draw Day is every day at the Library
Children and teens can come to the Library and draw/color.
Friends of the Library Meeting
Monday, July 10th at 7pm in the Library Meeting Room.
Join the Friends and help with fundraising to benefit the Library.
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 18th at 6:00pm
The Library Board of Trustees are elected officials responsible for the government of library services and finances. This meeting is open to the public.
Every Tuesday at 11:15am and every Wednesday 6:30pm.
Come in and hear Miss Diane read stories and come make some awesome crafts!