Trash pickup
Apr 19 all-day

Garbage and Recycling collection takes place every Wednesday.

Bulk Items care collected every Wednesday. Please put out with your garbage and make sure stickers are attached.

Metal Collection takes place once a month on the fourth Thursday.

Garbage stickers are required for additional garbage that will not fit into your Borough issued green garbage can. These stickers are $2 each. Bulk stickers are required for all large items and based upon the size, vary in cost from $5, $10 and $15, and must be purchased before 1:00 pm on Monday for a Wednesday bulk pick-up. All stickers are available for sale at the municipal building during the hours of 8:00-4:30 Monday through Friday.

Waste questions can be directed to: solidwaste@chesterborough.org. These include questions regarding scheduling a pick-up, missed pick-ups and replacement cans.

Billing inquiries should be sent to collector@chesterborough.org. See our Trash & Recycling page for bulk pick-up form.

Yoga at Chester Library @ Chester Library
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Classic Hatha Yoga is a gentle style of Yoga, well suited for everyone including the newcomer and those who want to continue focusing on the fundamentals of the basic Yoga poses and correct breathing. Bring Yoga Mat. Register at www.chesterlib.org Call Mary (908) 879-7612 if you have questions.

Municipal Court @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Acrylic Painting Class @ Field House
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
You can create your own version of a lovely painting in our Wednesday evening acrylic painting technique class. Join Melinda as she instructs you how to compose a scene and create and mix your own color palette on a square canvas. You will walk away with your own personalized masterpiece. Participants can work on different pictures each week.
Class meets 4/19 and 4/26, 7-9pm at the Field House. Fee $5. Kindly register https://register.communitypass.net/chester
Tech Training at Library @ Chester Library
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Microsoft Outlook Computer Class at Chester Library

Wednesday, April 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 PM

Learn how to use the popular Microsoft Outlook program. The class will cover e-mail, contacts and calendar.

Register at www.chesterlib.org. Call Mary if you have questions (908) 879-7612.

Library Lecture: Milton Hershey @ Chester Library
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Milton Hershey:  The Man Who Reinvented Chocolate

Thursday, April 20 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Dip into a vat of delectable delights: find out how a boy with a 4th-grade education became the world famous “Chocolate King.” Expected to be a family farmer, fired as an apprentice, Hershey became an innovative entrepreneur, world-famous producer of chocolate, philanthropist, creator of a town built on chocolate, and founder of The Hershey Company. The instructor will provide a savory confection of dreams, drive, struggle, failure, and successful capitalism – all in the pursuit of chocolate. Samples will be provided. Lecture by Daniel Rose.

Register at www.chesterlib.org

Questions? Call (908) 879-7612.

Library Movie: Manchester by the Sea @ Chester Library
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

The featured movie at the Library is ‘Manchester by the Sea’ starring Casey Affleck. A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies. Winner of two Oscars: Best Lead Actor and Best Screen Play. Rate R. 2h17m.

Register at www.chesterlib.org

Questions? Call the Library at (908) 879-7612.

Library Book Sale @ Chester Library
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Friends of the Chester Library sponsor this annual sale of gently used books, CD’s, DVD’s and video games.  All proceeds benefit the library.

Call the Library if you have questions (908) 879-7612.

Spring Tennis Classes @ Grove Street Park
Apr 25 all-day

Adult Art Class @ Field House
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm