Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter
OurChester | Community + Tourism + Commerce in Chester, Vermont
Chester, Vermont Stone Village
Latest News
Do you have news or information that would be of interest to our readers?
Email us at news@ourchester.org.

First Soccer Practices Start Next Week

posted Friday, August 31, 2012
Registration fee for soccer is $25 if you have not signed up yet. You can sign up at Town Hall. Call Rec. Director Matt McCarthy for more information 875-3603 or recreationinchester@yahoo.com.

Bring Your Bundle And Celebrate At Bonnie's Bundles Dolls

posted Thursday, August 30, 2012
A celebration is afoot for Bonnie's Bundles Dolls in Chester's Stone Village. A Bundle Doll Reunion is planned for Saturday and Sunday, September 8 and 9. The two-day event marks 44 years of doll making for Bonnie Watters, 38 of them in Chester.

Fireworks At Gallery 103

posted Thursday, August 30, 2012
You are invited to view the Chester fireworks from our gallery this Saturday, September 1. We have the best seats in the house. Bring some chairs and enjoy the show!

Labor Day Weekend Sale At Gallery 103

posted Thursday, August 30, 2012
Gallery 103 (Route 103, Chester), a beautiful space filled with the handmade craft of over 100 Vermont and New England artizans, is having a Labor Day Weekend sale.

Springfield Community Chorus Rehearsals Start Monday, September 10

posted Tuesday, August 28, 2012
The Springfield Community Chorus, directed by Ken Olsson, welcomes all newcomers, from teen years on up. (Full-time students don't even have to pay our $30 per season dues!) This is his second year with us and we are looking forward to a wonderful year.

Registrations For Fall Programs In Chester Taking Place At CAES, August 28-31

posted Sunday, August 26, 2012
Registrations for the fall programs will be at CAES on Tuesday, August 28th during "School Year's Eve" 4:30-6:30PM, and after school 3-4:00PM on Wednesday, August 29th; Thursday, August 30th and Friday, August 31st.

VTica Presents The Uncommon Thread: Contemporary New England Fiber Artists

posted Thursday, August 16, 2012
Please join us for the opening reception on Saturday, August 25, 2012 from 5:30pm - 8pm.

Chester Conservation Committee Meeting Notes; Name Change

posted Thursday, August 16, 2012
At the meeting of the Chester Conservation Committee this past Tuesday, the group decided to change the name. The change is intended to better reflect our purpose of fostering an awareness and stewardship of Chester's rich heritage of natural resources and outdoor educational and recreational opportunities. After much discussion the group decided on "Chester Nature Club".

Secretary of State Jim Condos Announces That Vermont State Archives Opens Court Records for Research

posted Monday, August 13, 2012
Secretary of State Jim Condos announced today the successful completion of the first phase of an ongoing initiative to preserve and improve access to archival court records. Orleans County court records are now open for research by the public at the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration (VSARA) in Middlesex.

Fairy House Time At The Nature Museum At Grafton

posted Saturday, August 11, 2012
It's Fairy House time again, and we need your help to make the fairy magic happen! You are invited to create a fairy house for exhibit at the 2012 Fairy House Tour, to be held on September 29th and 30th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Nature Museum at Grafton.

Chester Conservation Committee Meeting August 14 At Chester Andover Elementary School

posted Saturday, August 11, 2012
Just a reminder that the Chester Conservation Committee will meet on Tuesday, August 14 at 7:00 pm at the Chester Andover Elementary School.

Jazz Night At VTica With Draa Hobbs, August 9th

posted Monday, August 6, 2012
Draa Hobbs, a classical jazz guitarist, leads an evening of jazz accompanied by Rich Greenblatt on Vibes, who is on the faculty of Berklee College of Music in Boston.

St. Luke's Church August Supper Reminder

posted Saturday, August 4, 2012
Saturday, August 4, rain or shine, St. Luke's Church on Main Street in Chester will host its 74th Annual Supper on the Lawn. A bountiful banquet of three carved meats, inviting cold soups, enticing salads of every sort and desserts not to forget.

News Archive By Month

June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
Invest in historic art and help our town.
I have a selection of limited edition prints of the Chester Village Green, the Stone Village and historic village vignettes framed and unframed.
Call Lew Watters at 802.875.2114 or email lewdog1938@gmail.com.
Helps Vermonters put three balanced meals a day on the table. Most households get at least $50 each month for food. If you qualify, you could get a monthly payment that helps you buy more food.
To learn more, visit vermontfoodhelp.com or dial 2-1-1.

Saturday, June 23
Grand Re-Opening of the Bellows Falls Fish Ladder and Visitor Center
Join The Nature Museum and master diver Annette Spaulding, who has been diving in the Connecticut River for over 30 years, for the grand re-opening of the Bellows Falls Fish Ladder and Visitor Center on Saturday, June 23! From 10am to 4pm, Annette will be sharing stories and showing artifacts she has found on her dives.
Saturday, June 23
Vermont Invasive Patroller Workshop
Fletcher Memorial Library
88 Main St., Ludlow, VT
(Park in back; library opens at 10 AM)
Afternoon VIP Paddle
Echo Lake, Camp Plymouth State Park
10am-2pm
WELCOME TO CHESTER
HOME
NEWS
PHOTOS
CALENDAR
CLASSIFIEDS
ABOUT US
©2007-2018, Impression Technologies LLC
Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Facebook