The "watering pond"
should be filling up nicely after yesterday's monsoon. We bid Myrtle
and Harold, two of the many resident Canadian Geese, bon voyage.
Jusqu'à l'année prochaine.
Kerry Keddy photo
This Week in Chester
Oceanview Home and Garden Centre is having a "Ladies Night"
tomorrow, Thursday, from 6-8pm. Get ready for an evening filled with
great deals and great company.
Bring a minimum of five food bank
items or a $5.00 donation for the Lighthouse Food Bank to receive 20%
off regular priced merchandise. Be generous with your donations. Every food item you bring equates to a ticket for gift card draws. They will be drawing for a $25 gift card every 15 minutes.
Sunday at 4 pm the Chester Playhouse is screening a very special movie. "Rocketman"
is the story of Elton John's life. This film follows the journey from
the beginnings of a shy piano prodigy to an international superstar.
Sunday at the Chester Basin
Legion there is a Country Christmas Music Concert with Matt Balsor from
2:30 - 4:30pm ( doors open at 1:30)
Proceeds to the Canadian Cancer Society's The Lodge that Gives
Remember, every Tuesday is Trivia Tuesday at the Fo'c'sle Pub. It also happens to be burger night!
Next Saturday, November 23rd,
at 7 pm at the St Stephen's Anglican Church Chester there is a benefit
concert for "Musical Friends'," a free after school music program. Chester Brass will be playing some of their greatest hits from this past year. They
will also showcase a few of their wonderful musicians with numbers from
Ted 'Mangione' Blackbourne, Patricia 'you devil you' Gauci and John
'DeCrooner' DeWolfe. They will accompany the Studio Singers on a couple of numbers who will do a few of their own selections.
Looking ahead, the weekend of Nov 29/30/Dec 1 is the Chester Merchants' Association "Chester Village Christmas."
The long running and very popular Chester Gingerbread Festival and the
Merchant's 'Shop Under the Lights' event have been added to with a wide
variety of family oriented events and activities spanning from the
arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus to light the Chester Christmas tree,
extended merchant and restaurant hours, to crafts and cookie workshops
and friendly competitions such as Mystery Tree Decorating and the
Christmas Wreath Toss along with a village wide Elf Selfie Scavenger
hunt, a Christmas Tree Festival, local street vendors, a 'Village
Festival of Trees', a Family Christmas Pet Parade and Costume
Competition, Christmas movies and so much more!! There will be
plenty of fun and activities for kids of all ages as the village gets
festive and lit up for the holiday season. The Chester Village Christmas
weekend will be a destination for all those who are ready to get in the
Keep your radio dial tuned to 88.7 Cove FM, Hubbards Radio Society. Stephanie Beaumont has created a few truly adorable ads for the Merchants Group. Don't miss them!