Chester Township

1 Parker Road, Chester, New Jersey 07930
Phone: 908-879-5100


Town Wide Yard Sales - NEW DATE


YOUR TREASURE AWAITS at the Chester Town Wide Garage & Yard Sale Sunday 10/1/23, 9am-3pm

SHOPPERS…Are you a Garage/Yard Sale fanatic? Do you love to bargain shop and experience amazing finds?  Then the Annual Chester Town Wide Garage/Yard Sale is for you!  Your treasure awaits you as the town wide garage and yard sale takes place in private residences located throughout Chester Borough and Chester Township and at the Chester First Aid Squad at 100 North Road on Sunday, October 1, 2023 from 9am -3pm. Antiques, sporting goods, tools, collectibles, and furniture are just some samples of the items you will find for sale by our participants in this event.

Look for balloons on homeowner’s mailboxes and a yard sign designating that they are part of the town wide garage sale. 

SELLERS…Registration gets your address and your 

All sales and merchandise are owned and operated by the individual homeowner.

 For more information, please contact Ted Ernst, Chester Township Recreation Director at 908-879-5100 x876 or at

Click here for a map of yard sale locations. 

Minds in Motion

Science programs for ages 7-12: Minds in Motion

Electricity and Magnetmania

RE/CO Robot

Wednesdays after school hours starting Oct. 11

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Disney on Ice Trip

Bus trip to the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on November 4, 2023 to see Disney on Ice. Bus leaves Chester at 9 a.m. from the Barn at Highlands Ridge Park, 100 North Road. Tickets $74 for residents and $79 for non-residents, includes bus trip and show ticket. Sign up at


S.T.E.M. Crime Scene Class

For kids grades 5-12, this class explores STEM concepts relating to forensics and solving crimes through lectures, labs and exercises.  Saturday, November 18 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Barn at Highlands Ridge Park, 100 North Road, Chester. Cost: $110 for residents and $125 for non-residents (after Oct. 15).

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Chester Township

1 Parker Road
Chester, NJ 07930

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Tel: (908) 879-5100
Fax: (908) 879-8281
Main Office Open 9:00-4:30 M-F
See Staff Directory for individual office hours.

Police Contact

In case of emergency, dial 911.

For non-emergencies, dial 908-879-5514.

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