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Edition of: July 29 – Aug. 4, 2015



THE VOLUNTEERS of the Chelsea Nearly-New Shop wish to thank you for attending the monthly sales and for donating clean, lightly worn clothing and other small items. Money from the sales is used wisely: supporting a foster child; donating to world disasters, Christmas hampers, needy members of our region, and many other vital community services. Please note that we will be closed for the month of August and will therefore not be accepting donations. We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you in September. 07/29





ON FRIDAY August 14, 2015 the 2nd annual La Maison des Collines golf tournament will be held at the Mont Cascades Golf Club. Grass roots initiatives such as La Maison des Collines require the support of the whole community, and as such we are asking you to come out and show your enthusiasm for the project and this great event. There are many ways you can get involved: Form a group of 4 players and come out for a great game of golf; sponsor a hole and/or offer a participation prize; if you cannot come for the golf, join us in the evening and share a great meal. Sign up on-line or through the post by going to 08/12


THE YOUTH Welfare Association of Rupert (YWAR) hosts the annual Auction and Book Sale on Sunday, August 9 at the Rupert Community Centre. This charity auction features household items, dishes, antiques, collectibles, tools and furniture as well as a large book sale and all-day canteen. Good quality donations for the auction will be accepted at the entrance to the Rupert Library and Second Hand Store until August 6. Auction viewing is at 9:00 a.m., bids start at 9:30 a.m. and continue until 3:00 p.m. Rupert Community Centre is located at 24 ch. Shouldice, Rupert. More info and photos of specialty items at WWW.YWAR.CA 07/29


WAKEFIELD LEGION’S 40th Anniversary Golf Tournament. Saturday August 15, 2015. Golf Mont Cascades 915 ch. Mont-Cascades, Cantley, QC. Dinner at the Wakefield Legion 27, chemin de la Légion, Wakefield, QC. Golf, cart & dinner $90.00. Golf & cart – $65.00. Dinner only-$25.00. To register, contact: Ray Gorley (819)459-3312,; Dan Temple (613)327-2618. 08/12


BIBLIO WAKEFIELD Library invites everyone to the Vernissage for a Special Exhibition and community discussion as part of the Walking with our Sisters Memorial. Thursday, August 6 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Live music and refreshments. 07/29


YOU ARE invited to worship at Holy Trinity Chapel, 5 Pritchard Road, Lascelles, Sunday evening, August 2, 7:00 p.m. A traditional Evensong Service with music by the Perfect Harmony Trio. The service will be conducted by Rev. Kevin Flynn. Artist in Residence: Laurel O’Connor. Free will offering appreciated. Reception to follow. Information: (819)459-1252. 08/19


SCARVES AND jewellery wanted. Please support us by dropping your extra scarves and jewellery at the Jamboree Shop then party SEPTEMBER 6 at THE GREAT GRANNY CONCERT – African Music, Marketplace, Munchies and More. 08/12


HERITAGE GARDEN Party–Fairbairn House’s third Heritage Garden Party! Plenty of games, crafts, food, music, and square dancing for the whole family! Admission by donation. August 9, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. 07/29


WAKEFIELD MARKET, Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Summer means a market bounty of produce, plus meats, baking, wine, cider, artisans, Le Ricochet wood products. Shop and relax to the music of Kissing Cousins. Community table is Gatineau Valley Historical Society, Junior vendor is artist Kirk Davidson. The best little market in the Outaouais. 07/29


CHELSEA MARKET – Fresh berries, organic vegetables, fresh and frozen Indian food, local meat, honey, pastries, bread and artisans! Saturdays 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at 212 Ch. Old Chelsea! Enjoy live music by the Sweet Potato String Band, visit the boutique at La Fab and check back each week for new vendors and products! 07/29





LOOKING FOR anyone to participate in a garage sale at the Freshmart parking lot, Chelsea, tentatively Aug 8. (613)818-3732. 08/05


I NEED A room to rent for Saturday, August 8, Wakefield/Masham area….sadly all the B&B’s are booked solid… 08/05





SUMMERTIME YOGA at the Wakefield Mill! join our summer classes every Wednesday through Sunday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. for one-hour of hatha flow to revitalize your day. Spaces limited to 9 people, so call to guarantee your spot. $17/per class payable on day of participation. Private and semi-private classes also available. All classes in the Maclaren Room, Maclaren House. To inquire, email or phone (819)459-1838 ext 115. 08/05


NEW YOGA Tune Up class: Erase pain instantly using massage therapy balls. Increase flexibility, strength and awareness. Sundays at Molo’s Café 4:00-5:00 p.m. Starting July 12. 50% off your first class, only $10. Register at (613)618-3217 or; 07/29






ALL TOGETHER now! 1, 2, 3, ♫ “Who can fix a window, who can fix a drip” This handy man can. Sing your song to (819)210-1406 and ask for Gord. (We apologize if that song stays stuck in your all head all day) 08/05


TECH FRUSTRATION getting you down? Call Chelsea tech guy today! (mac/windows/smartphones/tablets). On-site/remote service (613)898-2475, 08/05


DO YOU NEED help to clean your house or cottage? Call Sue (819)456-4189. 08/19


CANADA METAL Roofing is for you! Call today for your free estimate. Monthly promotions offered, (613)884-7737. 08/12


MOBILE TIRE Changing service and general automotive repair. Oil change, check engine light. Wakefield/Chelsea. (613)620-7156; 08/12


HANDYMAN AVAILABLE. Indoor, outdoor work, renovations, decks, fences, repairs, painting, flooring, tiling, call Bob (819)456-4189. 08/12


DO YOU HAVE problems with your roof? For long-term solutions, call Wakefield Roofing, the metal roofing experts! (819)661-9130. 08/12 fn


WINDOW CLEANING, eavestrough repair, reasonable and flexible, Wakefield area. Insured. Contact (819)360-0724. 08/12 fn


HARDWORKING HOUSEKEEPER available, weekly or bi-weekly. References and receipts available. (819)456-2456. 08/05 fn


MAN AROUND THE HOUSE – Meeting all of your home and property needs: repairs, upgrades, maintenance, etc. Reliable, efficient and guaranteed. Great references. Call Christian at (613)808-8129. email: 08/12


RUPERT RENOVATIONS. Repairs and Renovations on homes and cottages. 25 years experience. Call John: Cell. (613)302-9161 Tel. (819)459-1141. 07/29


GENERAL HANDYMAN services, (613)558-6973. Reasonable rates for reasonable people. 08/19


LAWN TRACTORS/MOWERS tune-ups/repairs. Pick up/delivery available. Reasonable rates. Fast service. 25 years experience (819)457-1967. 08/05 fn


CERTIFIED MASTER Electrician (RBQ#5638-9240-01) for all your electrical issues. Good quality, good price.(613)276-2876; 09/10/15 fn


PINEVIEW TREE cutting services. Free estimates. Fully insured. Cutting, pruning, removals, trimming. Cell: (819)664-3531. 08/12 fn


PROPERTY SOLUTIONS. Spring cleaning? Let us take care of your property needs. Brush cutting and junk removal. Free estimate competitive rates senior discounts. Contact us today to see how we can help your property. Odin McMillan, (613)552-7439 fn





ALL CUSTOM Signs indoor and outdoor posters, decals, vehicles etc. Sign of the Time (819)300-9066,, located Wakefield. 09/09


EASTERN CEDAR. 2×6 – 8, 10, 12 ft lengths. Also cedar poles, fence posts, pine beams and boards. Call: (819)422-3626. 08/19 fn


CRAFTSMAN TRACTOR 20.5 Hp, 42” mower deck, 40” snow blower (Craftsman), $1200 for both, (819)459-3801. 07/29


USED STYROFOAM, $6.00/sheet for 3”,$7.00/sheet for 4”, 2 ft x 4 ft sheets. Contact: Larry Crawford Cell. (613)223-6734. 09/16





MIXED HARDWOOD, 80% maple – we deliver. Cut last winter, (819)775-1681. 08/12


DRY HARD maple, delivered. (819)467-3195. 07/29





FOR THE LOVE of Pets – Professional pet sitting, dog walking, cat sitting,; (613)482-1575 or (819)775-9510. 08/19 fn





Y’ALL COME ‘n see us when you can! Live traps, fly control products, wild bird seed, show accessories, pet food, poultry waterers, bale stack covers, plastic silage sheets, poultry feed, gates, creep feeders, lots of fixin’s for the farm or country home. Now taking orders for forage & grass seed and fall wheat seed. M&R Feeds Shawville (819)647-2814 08/19


LES FERMES Renaud- 30 lb beef box $225 (steaks, roasts, ground beef, stewing beef.) (819)456-2236 or 08/12





MEREDITH CENTRE now hiring: 1. Zamboni Operator; 2. Maintenance Associate; 3. Short Order Cook. Applicants must be bilingual and available on evenings and weekends. Submissions:; Information: 07/29


THE VILLAGE House is looking for a part time experienced cook. Must be available evenings & weekends. Please send resume to or drop it of at 759 Riverside Wed-Sunday before 4:30 p.m. 08/05


TERRASSE RADISSON is looking for cooks and servers. Call Darcy (819)598-6970 or email 08/05


EXPERIENCED SERVERS and kitchen staff – Le Resto Chelsea, one of the most popular community restaurants in the Outaouais, is looking for staff to replace our seasonal employees who will soon be returning to university. We need enthusiastic, bilingual people – the financial rewards are excellent. Our servers make an average of $30 an hour. Kitchen staff are very well paid and receive a percentage of sales to keep things balanced between back of house and front of house. We believe in fair and equal financial rewards for all staff, regardless of where you work. No phone calls but drop-ins are welcome between 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. Please send your CV to 08/05


FULL TIME position available as retail sales clerk. The candidate should have some agricultural knowledge to provide nutrition and crop technical support to our local customer base. Our team needs a bilingual, self motivated individual with good communication skills and a valid driver’s licence. Please send your resume to M&R Feeds, 388 Main St, Shawville, QC, J0X 2Y0 or email Only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. 07/29





4-SEASON COTTAGE Loghome 300 Colonie Val-des-Monts (Lac St-Antoine, near Edelweiss). 4.74 acres. Magnificent original stairs, banister, wide-plank floors. Shared ownership large private sandy beach. Partially finished high dry basement. $229,900, negotiable. (819)827-5087. Photos:



3 BEDROOM HOUSE, double car garage, in-ground pool/hot tub/sauna, stone fireplace, (613)730-5393.  08/05


LAC DES LOUPS–3 bdrm, 1.5 bath, 1 acre, 1400 sq ft, walk to lake and Gatineau park, 35 min to Ottawa, $105,000, (819)598-0780. 08/12





WOODED LOTS (3) for sale in Chelsea. 1+ acres. Ready to build, (819)210-2112. 07/29 fn


EXCELLENT RECREATION property and investment. Well-treed 195 acres, sub dividable land with over 2000 ft on river and 3200 ft on year round municipal road. Asking $149,000. (819)827-0577. 07/29


MINI FARM-hunt camp-investment. 40+acres of sub divisible land. House, barn, etc. About 1800 ft on year round municipal road. $135,000. (819)827-0577. 07/29


HALF-ACRE LOT on Edelweiss golf course, on water system. $49,500. (819)459-3362. 08/12


2 BUILDING LOTS, best bargain in La Peche. Price will increase in August, (819)459-2480. 07/29





2 BDRM BEHIND Place Cartier Hull, comes with W/D & S/F, locker and parking incl. 745$/mth (hydro excl.) Wifi Internet Fibre 30/12 unlimited available for 35$. Call: (819) 661-1173. fn


LARGE ROOM (15’x12’) plus separate kitchen, bath/laundry rooms shared with one other person, very quiet, on ten acres facing Gatineau park, $500/mo. including heating, lighting, internet, (613)315-5730. 08/12


WAKEFIELD VILLAGE-Unique apartment for rent. Two levels of beautiful living space in newly built brick home. Sun-filled living-dining room, two sided fireplace, three bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. Private deck off the kitchen, landscaped gardens, modern amenities, walking distance to recreation, restaurants, popular music venues. 25 minutes to Ottawa. $1800 plus utilities. (819)459-2876, 08/12


WAKEFIELD VILLAGE–Reasonably priced 10 month rental, to enjoy fall colours, and changing winter river scenes. September-end June, riverfront, 2 bedroom, partially furnished, minutes walk to all amenities for info (819)459-2876, 08/12


BEAUTIFUL SHADED 2 storey, 2 bdrm apt Lac Bernard area, water access, carport, very large deck, water feature. Not pets/smoking $950 all-inclusive Sep 1, must see, (819)463-0943 leave a message. 08/12


CHELSEA (LARRIMAC) WATERFRONT, 2 bdrm house. Partly furnished. September 1 – June 1. $1150/month + utilities. Non-smoking. 07/29


MILL ROAD Community Space/Chelsea United Church BOOKING now for Fall space rental. Weekly lessons/one-time events. Super affordable, gentle charm. 08/15


SUNNY 1 BDRM apt on farm, walking distance to Wakefield, $700. (613)447-8874. 07/29


BELL LAKE, La Peche, QC. Waterfront, hydro included, fully furnished bedroom/living room. Just 3km from Wakefield. Available September 2015, $625/mthly. (819)459-2351. 08/12


MASHAM 2 BEDROOM apt (upper half of semi-detached house). Completely renovated, new kitchen and bath with heated floors. Must be seen. Washer/dryer hookup. Includes 2 parking spaces, snow removal and shed. $825+hydro. Available for non-smoker, (819)456-1389. 08/05


WATERFRONT, CHELSEA. Furnished 4 bedroom. Kingsmere Lake. September 1- January 3. No-smoking/pets. 07/29


MONT CASCADES 3 bedroom house, 5 acres, recently renovated, finished basement, 2 large sheds. $1250/month, available September 1, (613)897-6370. 07/29


MASHAM–1 BEDROOM, fridge/stove, washer/dryer, non-smoking, no pets. $625, heat/hydro. (819)456-3871 or (819)431-3871. 08/05


CHELSEA FURNISHED–Two different large air-conditioned homes. Extraordinary huge lots, private beach access. Non-smoking, no dogs. Immediate. Long/short term. (819)827-5087. 07/29


WAKEFIELD AREA (10minutes) furnished (or not) 1+2 bdrm country home on ranch property(horse stabling an option);hardwood floors, private lake, fire place, sunny deck, gated property, charming. $1,095/monthly. John (613)769-4830 or (613)299-0200. 08/12


COMMERCIAL OFFICE or retail space Wakefield village. 1,000 s.f./ $1,000/month ($12/ s.f. net). John Plaskacz courtier immoblilieragree\chartered real estate broker Remax Direct Inc. Cell. (613)769-4830 off, (819)459-4445, fax (819)459-1147. 08/12


SUNNY 2 BR apt. Wakefield village $695/monthly plus heat and light. John (613)769-4830. 08/12


CHELSEA, FURNISHED apartment, $795+/-, flex lease. 1.5 bedrooms, tiny galley kitchen, woodstove/fireplace. Leave message (819)827-0156. 08/12


COTTAGE FOR RENT-Masham-Rupert: Bachelor, kitchen, living-room, bathroom, washer/dryer. $695 mthly. Heat/electric not included, no pets. (819)456-2236. elaine.dorion-renaud@sympatico.ca08/12





2005 BOSTON WHALER, 150 Sport (tri-hull), L=16’, W=6’6”, 60 Hp Mercury 4-stroke, seats-7, like new. Autobailer, twin gas tanks, trailer, mooring covers, stainless steel prop. $21,000, (819)827-1411. 08/12





WILL BUY unwanted cars and trucks for scrap and parts. Pay cash. Barry (613)769-7940. 09/16





Found- Mature Golden Retriever on July 26 near #276 Hwy 105 Chelsea. Red/black checkered collar. Contact (819)827-4066.


JULY 1, COCKAPOO, female (gold colour) named Jezebel. 20 kg, green collar/orange bow, tail cropped. Lac Gauvreau, Masham area. Call Jasmine Adjeleian (613)878-4900. 08/05


CELL PHONE, in purple otter case, lost on hwy 366 between the green bridge and Vieux Pont (the big hill), on Wednesday, Jul 8 around 9:30 a.m. Reward. Can be dropped off at the Low Down or phone (819)459-2781.   08/05







ABRACADABRA turn your hidden treasures into ready cash. International buyer wants to purchase your antiques, paintings, china, crystal, gold, silverware, jewellery, rare books, sports, movies, postcards, coins, stamps, records. 514-501-9072.





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SAWMILLS from only $4,397. – MAKE MONEY & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill – cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. Free info & DVD: 1-800-566-6899 ext:400OT.


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