The Adirondack Wild Center in Tupper Lake is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 5 PM.

Pickup the FREE DISCOVERY PASS at the Library!

Check out things to do at the Wild center HERE.



Winter Book Sale!

Gently used books, music CDs, DVDs and audio books

February 21– 9am to 3pm
February 22– 9am to 2pm

On the second floor of the
Municipal Center

Library Hours

Monday 9 am to 1pm
(July & August only)

Tuesday - 9 am to 1 pm
Wednesday - 9 am to 6 pm
Thursday - 1 pm to 6 pm
Friday - 9 am to 6 pm
Saturday - 9 am to 1 pm

Holiday hours on


Interlibrary Loan

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The Town of Chester Library is part of the Southern Adirondack Library System. If we don't have what you're looking for, you can search all the member libraries, order online and pick up in Chestertown.

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The library is located in the Town of Chester Municipal Center on Main Street in Chestertown, New York

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Updated 2/20/2020