Bowling fundraiser to repair Erie Station Museum


The historic 1915 Erie Station Museum, home of the Chester Historical Society (Chester Historical Society Facebook page)

CHESTER — The Chester Historical Society is holding a bowling fundraiser to fix the original gutters and roof of its 1915 Erie Station Museum, which is in desperate need of repair.
"Please come out and help us reach our goal to raise the roof and keep the whistle blowing for our Chester Erie Train Station," says the invitation.
The family outing will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 24, at Colonial Lanes, 78 Brookside Avenue, Chester. Registration is at 11:30 a.m.
The cost is $15 per person and includes two hours of bowling, shoes, pizza, and soda. There will also be 50/50 and Basket Raffles. Call Annie 845-629-3694 for tickets and more information. Tickets will also be sold at the door.
The historical society's mission is to promote the rich heritage of the village and town of Chester. For more information visit chesterhistoricalsociety.com.