Thursday, June 30, 2022

June 30th, 2022 Press Release!


Chester Merchants Press Release

It’s Canada Day weekend !
Take a moment to remind yourself what this country is to you.
When you are having a bad day and are pissed off with the world…remember where you live. How lucky are we to live here ! Freedom and democracy.
Canada IS the best country in the world !
This is our weekend to celebrate Canada !
The Rope Loft is open all weekend for your dining pleasure. Where better to be on the long weekend but by the sea. This Canada Day weekend they are featuring Arctic char, candied tropical fish cakes, scallop burger and peanut butter cheesecake mousse.

The Heritage Society is having a Canada Day Garden Party at the Chester Train Station (20 Smith Road) from 4 -8 pm tomorrow. There will be ice cream, fish & chip fry booth, frozen freezie group, pick a prize egg group, golf chipping game, bean bag toss, sucker pull and a whipped topping in the face throw :)

Saturday is the Chester Community Market at the Chester Legion (14 Union Street) from 10- 2:pm. New community market featuring local entrepreneurs providing a great selection of items. Visitors will be greeted by wonderful arts and crafts, knits & quilts, jewelry & bath items, candles & comic books, kid's clothes & sail bags, Watkins & Epicure, baked goods & sweet/savoury treats, .... and so much more.

Bedouin Soundclash "When the Night Feels My Song."

Polly Greene's vintage quilts will be on display will at the Captain’s House Gallery until July 16th.

July 4th, 2022
Sunset – Approx. 9pm
Lordly Park
Pay What You Can – Suggested $10
The Chester Playhouse invites you to celebrate July 4th with Movie Monday! Join us under the stars at Lordly Park for some of your favourite blockbuster films, projected on a giant 30-foot screen! 
We start the summer off July 4th with, appropriately, “Independence Day”, with some of the most memorable destruction of beloved landmarks, as well as one of the most exciting speeches, ever put on film! 

The Chester Tennis Club Summer Junior Tennis Program starts next Monday and runs every weekday from 10 - 11 am and 11 am - 12:00 pm, dependent on age and ability. Cost $50 per week, all ages. You can register here.

Southeast Cove, Big Tancook Island. Theresa LeBlanc Bridge photo.

Because I can't resist a cat video, wait for the "part two."

Research shows that 6 out of 7 dwarves aren't happy.

Suzi Fraser

Happy Canada Day from all of us at the Chester Merchants Group