Features of new iPad & iPhone @ Chester Library
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Your iPhone and iPad keep getting more and more powerful. Learn the ins and outs of the latest updates and enjoy increased efficiency, organization, and entertainment.  Register online at www.chesterlib.org.

Municipal Offices closed
Jan 15 all-day

Municipal offices will be closed for the holiday.

Chester Borough Council meeting @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The 1/16 meeting of the Chester Borough Council will begin at 6:30 pm instead of 7:00pm.

Trash pickup
Jan 17 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.

Chess Club at Library @ Chester Library
Jan 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Learn tips from a chess instructor and have fun playing other students at this monthly program. For students who would like to learn chess and players who want to improve their skills! Best for students in grades 2 – 8.  Register online at www.chesterlib.org.

Municipal Court @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Municipal Court starts at 6:00pm.

Violation Bureau hours Monday – Friday 8:00am-4:30pm (closed for lunch)

Summer hours Monday – Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm; Friday 8:00am-1:00pm


PAWS Reading Buddies @ Chester Library
Jan 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Children gain confidence while reading to trained therapy dogs. Bring a favorite book or borrow one of ours. Pick up a PAWS reading log and get a stamp every time you read with a dog — when your booklet is full get a free book!  Register online at www.chesterlib.org.

Child Safety Seat Check @ Chester First Aid Squad
Jan 18 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Northern NJ Safe Kids / Safe Communities Car Seat inspection Station Morris County

Chester First Aid Squad

100 North Rd., Chester, NJ, 07930

(908) 879-5560

Open 1st Tuesday of the month from 2:00PM – 6:00PM and 3rd Thursday of the month from 7:00AM – 12:00PM

Board of Health meeting @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Movie at Library – All Saints @ Chester Library
Jan 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This week’s feature is “All Saints” starring John Corbett. True story of a pastor who tries to save a church by farming its land. Rated PG. 108 minutes. Register online at www.chesterlib.org.