Thursday, October 28, 2021

October 27th, 2021 Press Release!


Chester Merchants Press Release

The golf course is open and the Canada Geese are still here, so it’s not winter yet !

Why not take a road trip with a friend and come visit Chester.

Dining alert !

This is the last week of the season for the Rope Loft. Soak up the last rays on the deck with Chef Charlie's daily special.

Featuring all week:
Sober Island Oysters $2 each 
Peel n’ Eat Shrimp (1/4 pound) $8.95
Hot Hamburger Sandwich & Fries $14.95
Homemade Pumpkin Cheesecake $10.95

Kitchen Hours: 
Monday (Burger): 11:30 - 8
Tuesday (Tacos): 11:30 - 8
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday (Seafood Bake): 11:30 - 8
Friday (Prime Rib Night): 11:30 - 8
Saturday (Chef’s Choice): 11:30 - 8
Sunday (Closing Features): 11:30 - 4
The Chester Art Centre is hosting a 2 day drawing class with Ian McKinnon.They are also offering three more workshops:clay with Marla; petite tapestry with Mary Anne and Make It Big Again with Heather Sayeau.

The Art Centre is also hosting an Art Auction November 18-21 in collaboration with the QEII Foundation. Local artist Colin Chen is offering a collection of paintings for auction.
100% of all funds raised will be donated to the QE II Thyroid Cancer Fund, the
Orthopaedic Robotics Program and the Chester Art Centre.
The Captain's House Gallery is hosting their final show of the season.
Beverley McInnes, a multi-media artist, working in rust metals, is collaborating with painter Carol Hansen and her acrylic landscapes.
"Slipcovers by Jill" is adding an etc to the repertoire.
Custom made bunting / pennants on cord for decoration purposes
Various themes and sizes for Christmas, summer, weddings, parties and childrens' rooms.
Watch for a new display in the Slipcovers etc window at 55 Duke Street.

Come listen to ghost stories at the St Stephen's Parish Hall on Regent Street at 7 PM Friday evening. BOO!

The Chester Playhouse is pleased to announce their fall 2021 youth programs.
Partnering with Shakespeare by the Sea and The L.A. Technique, they are excited to be able to offer new programs for up-and-coming entertainers!
The playhouse is also offering a workshop at Tuck Hall on Regent Street with renowned author Donna Morrissey this weekend.
Making jewellery for Christmas craft shows or gifts for family and friends? The Village Emporium is having a 30% sale off all beading supplies starting November 1st.Open Monday - Saturday from 10-4, Sun 12-4 until Christmas!
Every Tuesday there is Trivia IN PERSON  at the Chester Legion. You don't have to be a Legion member to join in the fun.
Doors open at 6pm. $2 cover charge (donation to the Legion).
Proof of double vaccination required.
Masks required when not seated at your table.
Bar is cash only. Imperfections Café will be catering the weekly event.

Why not pedal down to the Mecklenburgh Inn this fall? The Inn is located in the heart of the village where all amenities are within walking distance. Loads of room for bike storage. Breakfast included.

When my son said his ear hurt, I asked if it hurt on the inside or outside, so he walked outside and said “both.”
Moments like this make me wonder if I am saving too much for college.

Suzi Fraser

for the Chester Merchants Group