Books and Other Stuff Sale
Available during Library hours
We have some used and discarded library books for sale at 25 cents each.
We also have Library tote bags at $10/each, Chester notecards for $2.50/each, and Chester spring and summer prints for $3.00/each. Proceeds benefit the
Library's book fund.
Book Group Discussions
Every third Tuesday of the month, 1pm.
The book group meets every third Tuesday of the month at 1pm. Join us for some great discussions about excellent books! We’ll discuss the following:
August 19: The Rathbones by Janice Clark.
Offered by appointment
Half-hour appointments are offered to Library cardholders. Contact Tim at 887-3404 to discuss the training you need.
Cook and Share Book Group
Thursday August 26, 6:30pm
This program is a book group and potluck dinner. We’ll provide copies of a cookbook. Each participant will choose a recipe from the cookbook and produce a finished product from the recipe so that all participants may taste a sample.
The title for the next meeting will be determined soon. Extra copies will be available for cardholders to borrow. A great way to obtain new recipes and try new foods!
Drop in and Draw Day is every day at the Library
Children and teens can come to the Library and draw/color.
Fizz, Boom, and Fun Science
Every Monday evening at 6:30 pm and Thursday afternoons from 4-5
Elementary and middle school kids will find that science is fun after participating in this weekly program. Registration is recommended.
Friends of the Library Meeting
Monday, August 4, 7pm in the Library Meeting Room.
Join the Friends and help with fundraising to benefit the Library. The focus for
this meeting will be the Town Fair.
Saturday, August 9, 11am.
Join us for a celebration of the movie Frozen! We will have a trivia contest, games and refreshments. No registration required.
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Monday, August 4, 6:30pm and September 23, 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.
Hear Miss Diane read some stories. Make some crafts with Miss Diane.
Summer Reading Program
Our Summer Reading Program is open to all cardholders from preschoolers to adults! The program runs from June 21st to August 15th.
Read all summer and play our game to enter into weekly raffle drawings! Weekly raffle drawings will be held every Friday 4pm from July 11 through August 15. The more you read, the more chances you have to win.
Visual/Literary Arts Contest
Creative minds between ages 8 to 15 may enter any of the following categories: drawing, photography and poetry. Entries must be received by Friday, August 8th.
A Visual Arts Reception will be held Thursday, August 14, 6:30-7:30pm to display works submitted and to announce the winners.
Monday, August 25, 6pm-7:30pm
Writers of all skill levels are invited. Learn from others and share your knowledge with others.