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Chester Library, serving an area of 8,800 residents, has a collection of 42,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 3,700 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 3,000 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 7 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $88,000. Patrons make 126,000 visits annually, and check out materials 189,000 times. Fifty-four percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 250 Route 24, Chester New Jersey 07930 Telephone 201-879-7612

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Warwick) Albert Wisner Public Library
(Allentown) Allentown Public Library
(Fairfield) Anthony Pio Costa Memorial Library
(Mountainhome) Barrett Friendly Library
(Bergenfield) Bergenfield Free Public Library
(Brentwood) Brentwood Public Library

12/06 Coming to The Chester area
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival Atlantic City NJ April5-6 Over 90 different breweries from around the corner and across the country will showcase their unique libations.
Contemporary Art Fair Connecticut Norwalk CT April27-28 Modeled after our two sucessful NYC shows at the Javits Center. Each of the two shows will have approximately 100 exhibitors.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.
Maryland Faerie Festival Darlington MD May10-12 The Maryland Faerie Festival celebrates the Faeries in an atmosphere and with entertainment inspired by Faerie folklore and literature.
South 9th Street Italian Market Festival Philadelphia PA May18-19 Bring the entire family to experience the Annual Procession of Saints, and to enjoy the Live Entertainment, Family Events, Crafts, Food, Food and more Food!
Mountain Jam Festival Hunter Mountain NY June6-9 Mountain Jam is a four-day, multi-stage event, featuring approximately 50 bands on 3 stages in one of the Northeast’s most pristine natural amphitheaters.