Oct
14
Sun
Chester’s 35th Annual Harvest Celebration @ Downtown Chester
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chester’s 35th Annual Harvest Celebration @ Downtown Chester | Chester | New Jersey | United States

You couldn’t pick a better way to spend a weekend! Come and enjoy this FREE 2-day event in Historic Downtown Chester.

THIS YEAR’S HIGHLIGHTS
NBC Celebrity “Produce Pete” Pete Napolitano! Revel in the historic sounds of the American Revolution’s Fife and Drum as performed by New Jersey’s own “Colonial Musketeers Junior Fife and Drum Corp.

NEW THIS YEAR

  • Fun, Fall-Themed “Selfie” Photo Station
  • South Hills Pet Adoption & Pet Costume Contest

Special Musical Guests

  • The Morris Music Men: Morris County’s Barbershop Chorus

Other Harvest Celebration activities include:

  • Antique Apple Press Demo
  • Blacksmith Demo
  • Clown Performance
  • Face Painting
  • Ford V-8 Antique Car Show
  • Pumpkin Carving Demo
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Wood Carving Demo
  • and more!

For a complete Schedule of Events, visit ilovechester.com

Oct
15
Mon
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide
Oct 15 all-day
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Leaves should be placed in piles behind the curb line. Leaves should not extend more than 2 feet into the street. Leaves cannot be closer than 10 feet from the storm drain as per NJDEP regulations. Leaves will NOT be picked up if: put in bags, mixed with grass, sticks or garden debris.

All brush and leaves must be placed curbside prior to 8 am on the required dates. Brush and leaves that are not picked up due to non-conformance with the above will become the responsibility of the homeowner.

There will be another pickup scheduled in the Spring.

Flyer

Oct
16
Tue
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide
Oct 16 all-day
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Leaves should be placed in piles behind the curb line. Leaves should not extend more than 2 feet into the street. Leaves cannot be closer than 10 feet from the storm drain as per NJDEP regulations. Leaves will NOT be picked up if: put in bags, mixed with grass, sticks or garden debris.

All brush and leaves must be placed curbside prior to 8 am on the required dates. Brush and leaves that are not picked up due to non-conformance with the above will become the responsibility of the homeowner.

There will be another pickup scheduled in the Spring.

Flyer

Fall Art Classes @ The Field House at Grove Street Park
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fall Art Classes @ The Field House at Grove Street Park | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Chester Borough Adult Art Classes, Hosted by Shy Raguso

Tuesdays, 10am – 12pm $5, Chester Field House

Fyler

Kids Fall Tennis Classes @ Grove Street Park
Oct 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Kids Fall Tennis Classes @ Grove Street Park | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Foundation Tennis is designed to introduce beginners and those with some experience to the fundamentals of tennis. Each session will focus on a specific skill including stroke technique, serving, court awareness and rallying. To ensure optimal learning, all activities are delivered in a low pressure, yet energetic environment, all the while maintaining the enjoyment factor of being on the tennis court.

Classes for children age 5 – 8 & 8 – 10

Visit ussportsinstitute.com/tennis-home/ for details and specif times for your child.

Flyer

Chester Borough Council Meeting @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meeting of the Chester Borough Council

Agenda can be found under ‘Minutes & Agendas’

Oct
17
Wed
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide
Oct 17 all-day
Fall Leaf Collection @ Town Wide | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Leaves should be placed in piles behind the curb line. Leaves should not extend more than 2 feet into the street. Leaves cannot be closer than 10 feet from the storm drain as per NJDEP regulations. Leaves will NOT be picked up if: put in bags, mixed with grass, sticks or garden debris.

All brush and leaves must be placed curbside prior to 8 am on the required dates. Brush and leaves that are not picked up due to non-conformance with the above will become the responsibility of the homeowner.

There will be another pickup scheduled in the Spring.

Flyer

Trash pickup
Oct 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.

Municipal Court @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Oct 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

 

Art with Celeste @ The Field House at Grove Street Park
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Art with Celeste @ The Field House at Grove Street Park | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Sharpen your pencils and drawing skills to create GREAT and CREATIVE work!
Join us for a nice evening learning practical skill and build on your creative creations.

There is a $10 class fee, which includes art supplies & instruction. Register by email – recreation@chesterborough.org or call (908) 879-3660 ext. 2134. Walk-ins are welcome.

Fyler