January 14th (Saturday) Annual meeting & election of officers at 2 p.m.

1915 Erie Station

19 Winkler Place

2017 Officers Elected!

     President:                             Bill Schilling

     First Vice-President:           Debby-Lu Vadala-Adams

     Second Vice-President:           Rob Held

     Treasurer:                             Leslie Smith

     Recording Secretary:           Cindy Milo

     Cooresponding Secretary:     Norma Stoddard


Our mission is to promote the rich heritage of the Village and Town of Chester, New York through the acquisition, restoration and preservation of its historical places, documents and recordings of oral history; provide educational programs for school children, community organizations and all those individuals interested in local folklore and history; and exhibit collections of artifacts, pictures, newspapers and recorded oral histories to the general public.

Visit the 1915 Erie Station, Chester’s Local History Museum - Open 9 am - 1 pm Saturdays May - October at 19 Winkler Place, Chester, NY 10918 (gps coordinates: 41.3626°, -74.2702°

Leslie, Clif, Loretta, Debby & Mary pose with Lower Hudson Conference 2004 Award for Excellence at FDR Presidential Library. 2004-10-12 DSC03052.jpg