The Library will be closed Monday, October 9th in observance of Columbus Day. We will be closing at 5PM on Tuesday, October 31st for Halloween.
Operation Kid Sight
The Lions Club is offering an "Operation Kid Sight" event at the Chester Public Library on Wednesday October 11th at 6:30 PM.
This is a FREE vision screening using the Welch Allyn Spot Vision Screener for ages 6 months - adult.
How to Use the Online Catalog Class. Tuesday, October 10th from 2-4.
Ages 6 and Up. Registration is required.
Paranormal Investigation Night. Wednesday, October 11th from 6:30-8PM at MPR.
Paranormal Treks will share some of their most memorable cases, stories and
evidence from their paranormal investigations in New England. Free of charge. Public is welcome.
October Family Movie Night
Monday, October 23rd, from 6:00-7:30
Movie TBD. Popcorn will be provided.
Halloween Costume Party
Tuesday, October 24th, at 11:15 AND Wednesday October 25th at 6:30pm
The Chester Public Library invites children, parents, and goblins to dress up for our Halloween Party! Join us for stories, crafts, and goodies.
Candy Apple Afternoon with Miss Diane
Thursday, October 19th from 4-5 PM
2nd annual Library Haunted House Tour
Saturday, October 28th from 6:30-8 PM
Come and see our library (and staff!) transformed for this spooky event. Parents please use discretion, this is a scary event!
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!
Last Wednesday of every month from 6-8
Join fellow Canasta enthusiasts for a fun evening. Instruction will be offered. Adults only.
Book Group Discussion
Tuesday, October 17th, 1pm.
This month's title is "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown.
Pick up a copy here at the library and join the group for an interesting hour of discussion. New members are welcome.
Saturday, October 21st from 11am-12pm.
Open to all ages. Join us for a fun hour of building. No registration required. Library provides the Legos.
Offered by appointment. Half-hour appointments are offered to Library cardholders. Contact Kandy or Diane at 887-3404 to discuss the training you need.
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, October 2nd at 7pm in the Library Meeting Room.
Join the Friends and help with fundraising to benefit the Library.
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, October 17th at 6:30pm
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!