“Wine With Friends” a Success!

On the evening of October 12, the Friends of the Chester Library hosted their 2nd   annual wine tasting fundraiser: Wine with Friends, hosted by Plucky Wines of the Pluckemin Inn. While they stayed with a few tried and true elements of the first year, like the fabulously popular chocolate tasting table hosted by J. Emanuel … Continue reading

Holiday Concert, Craft, Book Donation Tree at Chester Library

They’re still plenty of great things to do at the Chester Library to celebrate the holidays!  Our annual holiday concert is this Sunday at 2 pm, featuring the special choirs of West Morris Mendham High School. The students are so talented and always give our audience a wonderful afternoon full of joy.  We’ll also be … Continue reading

Affordable Care Act (ACA) information available from NJ State Library

The New Jersey State Library has prepared a research guide that  provides basic and extended information on the Affordable Care Act, and includes important dates and enrollment information. This research guide can be found at: http://libguides.njstatelib.org/affordable-care-act The 2019 open enrollment period runs November 1, 2018 through December 15, 2018.   

Looking for something new to read? Try the book suggestions in our NextReads newsletters.

Do you wonder what to read next? NextReads are email newsletters that delivers great book suggestions  for adults, teens and children right to your inbox.   There are several different genres to choose from and each title has a picture of the cover, a brief description and a link to the Library’s catalog, so you can … Continue reading

Museum Pass Program

Looking for things to do with the family now that the nice weather is here (and school will soon be out)? Thanks to a generous donation from the Friends of the Chester Library, we now have the following museum passes available to Chester residents: • Grounds for Sculpture • Yogi Berra Museum and Baseball Hall … Continue reading

Guide Boxes and Explorer Boxes

Have you ever wanted to learn a new craft or skill but weren’t sure about investing in all the tools you would need? Then we have the perfect solution for you at the Chester Library – Adult Guide Boxes and Youth Explorer Boxes. We’ve collected all the essential tools for a beginner to get started … Continue reading

Chester Library Delivers All Elected Officials at One Site

Chester Library now offers the only location for the complete list of Chester Borough and Township elected officials. Previously, information seekers paged through old record books at the Borough and Township offices or individual PDFs of council minutes on their web sites, or visited the Library to access Observer-Tribune newspapers from 1936 forward. The online … Continue reading