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Edition of: May 25 – May 31, 2016





CHRISTOPHE LEGAULT and Christy Lyons are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful daughter Maggie Mae Legault. Born on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 1:45 am at the Maison de naissance de L’Outaouais. Many thanks to the wonderful midwives. 05/25




ALL LADIES, come in for an eyebrow wax ($10) and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Maison des Collines.  Please call Portail de la Beauté, ask for Linda at 819-456-3495.


June 3 |  Outdoor Cinema FREE. Pan (English Peter Pan). Movie starts at sunset. Location: Meredith Centre (Chelsea). In case of bad weather: Banquet Hall, Meredith Centre. Bring your blankets and come join us. Canteen on site. Information : 819-827-6201. Chelsea Days | Outdoor Cinema FREE



ABOUT TO ROLL OFF THE PRESSES! The Gatineau Valley Historical Society is pleased to announce the official launch Volume 42 of Up the Gatineau! on May 30 at Camp Fortune Lodge. Members and friends are welcome to join us for dinner as we celebrate the newest writings on our local history from new and returning contributors. Nine articles, one poem and dozens of images—something for everyone to enjoy. More details on the dinner at Volume 42 will be available for sale in early June at most local gift shops and other retailers. 05/25


JEWELLERY & SCARVES Wanted by the Wakefield Grannies for a mid-Summer Fair August 7. Please drop donations at the Jamboree Shop or 10 ch. Elmdale by July 15. 05/25


CHELSEA DAYS at St. Mary Magdalene Church, 537 Route 105 (across from Freshmart): Sat., June 4 – Chelsea Community Tailgate Sale, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., featuring 30+ vendors, sale of quality used books, home baking, QUAIL preserves, Chelsea Scouts’ BBQ, Gatineau Valley Gardeners’ perennials. Vendors must pre-register, $20 per vehicle. Contact Carol at (819)827-0694. Sun. June 5 – Book Café, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Enjoy café treats, great used books sale. 06/01


PRITCHARD PIONEER Cemetery–Annual Volunteer Clean-up. Downtown Alcove. Parking #845 Highway 105. Saturday, May 28, 0900-1200. All history buffs welcome! Questions? David Pritchard cell: (613)720-0799. 05/25


FAIRBAIRN HOUSE Season Launch! Thursday, June 9 at 5:30 pm, the Fairbairn House is celebrating the launch of its fourth summer season of exhibits, activities, and events. The evening includes guided tours of our new exhibits, screenings of our latest historical video, a performance of an original short play, and free refreshments.


ON JUN 4, Chelsea becomes a FAIR TRADE TOWN! Be part of Chelsea’s history in our Fair Trade group photo. Hear the bells ring, wave bananas, eat cake, celebrate! At the Farmer’s market/La Fab at noon. 06/01


CHELSEA MARKET– The Chelsea market is now open for the season every Saturday from 9 am – 2 pm beside St. Stephen’s church at 212 Ch. Old Chelsea! Come each week to find seasonal vegetables and fruit, plants, baked goods, meat, honey and other local and fair trade products. 05/25


WAKEFIELD MARKET, Saturday, 9 am to 1 pm. Relax to the music while you shop for locally grown food – meat, early vegetables, honey, maple syrup, cider, home baking, perennials, garden transplants and treasures from local artisans. Your community meeting place every Saturday morning. 05/25


MARILYN and CHELSEA SMITH ART SHOW, mixed media featuring the human figure. May 14-June 5, Stone School Gallery, 28 Mill, Portage du Fort. WEEKENDS ONLY, 11:00-4:00 pm. VERNISSAGE -Fri. May 20, 6:00-8:00 pm. More 06/01


CASTENCHEL CHOIR concert – Friday, May 27, 7:30 p.m. St. Stephen’s Church, Chelsea. “Take me to the Water” with the Atlantic Voices choir. Tickets $15 in advance or $20 at the door or email; 05/25


MAKE WILLIAM Commanda’s vision come true. Victoria Island is sacred. 06/01


OUTDOOR CINEMA, Pan (English Peter Pan). Movie starts at sunset. Location: Meredith Centre (Chelsea). In case of bad weather: Banquet Hall, Meredith Center. Bring your blankets and come join us. Canteen on site. Information: (819)827-6201.


INVITATION – Theatre Wakefield AGM – May 30 – 6:30 pm – at the Wakefield Centre. 14 years of entertainment, fun, training, fun, festivals, learning, fun, new experiments, fun, supporting and nurturing local artists, fun … and did I mention fun? You will meet people who are eager to engage in their community through the performing arts. For more info call Kerstin @ (819)328-3635 or write to 05/25





THINKING ABOUT SENDING YOUR KID TO THEATRE CAMP? YES … NO … YES … NO … MAYBE …MEET SARAH McVIE – THE WAKEFIELD THEATRE CAMP DIRECTOR! We love her and so will you. Saturday, May 28, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm – at the Wakefield Centre. You can look at her very impressive background on the Theatre Wakefield Website.; Kerstin – 05/25


LA TROÏKA, située à Wakefield, offre un Camp de jour Médiéval (7-12ans). Have a look! 06/06





AIDE DEMANDÉ au Pineview restaurante. (819)422-3517 ou (819)230-0195. 05/25


MJMD PIZZA Luigi’s is looking for P/T line cooks for Wakefield/Chelsea locations. Contact Dan (819)230-6160 between 10:00 am-6:00 pm. 05/25


MECHANIC WANTED–Must have experience working on heavy machinery and dump trucks. Knowledge to do overall maintenance including wiring, brakes, welding, greasing, etc. Please send resume to or fax (819)455-9778. 06/08





SILENT LANDSCAPING: Weeding, planting, dividing, pruning and general yard clean-up and maintenance. Discounts for seniors/low income. “Working with nature, not against it.” Call today for priority service. (819)457-2729;


ESTHETICS IN THE Hills. Kluane Esthetique offers a full range of esthetic services in a warm and professional setting. If you need a pedicure, manicure, facial, massage or waxing please contact Kate at (819)208-0368. I look forward to meeting you! 06/15


“FIX BY DIX”–Seamstress back in town. For alterations/repairs, contact Dixie Robbie (819)456-2606 or 06/01


SUBSIDIZED DAYCARE has 1 spot available. Please call Lana for details, (819)459-8863. 05/25


WHAT DO YOU do when your computer bits byte? Call MikeroChip Technical Solutions! (613)850-1334;, 06/08


MULCH ,TOP Soil ,Garden soil ,Compost , Gravel, Stone dust, pick up at our shop or we do delivery. (819)827-9144. 08/03


CONTAINER RENTALS, small or big we have them. From 10 yards to 40 yards. We do recycling with what you drop in the bin. (819)827-9144. 07/06


BUSY BEE housecleaning has spots available weekly/bi-weekly. Contact Sandy (819)459-3312. 06/01

MEAL PREPARATION and housecleaning, Mon–Fri, 2:00-5:00 pm call Julie (819)456-2527 or (819)456-2504. Bilingual. 05/25


OSTEOPATHIE Colette Blain OSTEOPATHY. Colette Blain D.O. (M.P.) 42 Ch. de la Rivière, Chelsea. (514)777-9506, Member of/de SOQ, RITMA and OOAMA. 05/25


LAWN MAINTENANCE specialized in large/complicated properties. Call now for season bookings/estimates, (819)420-3994. 06/06


VILLAGE GARDENER- Specializing in perennials, landscaping, chainsaw. Wakefield/Masham area, call Mike (613)715-3278, email 05/25


BILINGUAL CARPENTER, 35 years experience, new construction/renovations, kitchens/bathrooms, highly qualified, references. Free estimate. Please call (613)407-4479. 06/08


MASTER ELECTRICIAN certified in Quebec and Ontario. Custom work and design. Free written estimate. ITC participant. (613)552-6541. 05/25


TOP TO BOTTOM cleaning, 1 spot available. Weekly/biweekly/one time/regular basis. Excellent references. Call Judy (819)766-2205;(613)402-5833. 06/08


HANDYMAN CAN! Fence and deck repair, all home repairs. Senior discounts. Call Garry (819)459-3634. 05/25


NEED help to clean your house, spring cleaning or open your cottage? Call Sue (819)456-4189. 06/08

HANDYMAN AVAILABLE. Indoor, outdoor work, renovations, decks, fences, repairs, painting, flooring, tiling, call Bob (819)456-4189. 06/08


CERTIFIED MASTER Electrician (RBQ#5638-9240-01) for all your electrical issues. Good quality, good price. Serves Quebec/Ontario. (613)276-2876; 21/10/16 fn


WAKEFIELD KITCHENS, by John Zeitoun. Home and cottage kitchen renovations. Are you looking to renovate, reface or rejuvenate your kitchen? Add an island, harvest table or hoosier cabinet? Call John Zeitoun @459-2477 for a free design consultation and a friendly chat. fn


TECH FRUSTRATION getting you down? Call Chelsea tech guy today! (mac/windows/smartphones/tablets). On-site/remote service (613)898-2475, 05/25


DO YOU HAVE problems with your roof? For long-term solutions, call Wakefield Roofing, the metal roofing experts! (819)661-9130. 06/01 fn


WINDOW CLEANING and eavestrough repair and cleaning. Wakefield area. Insured. References. Contact (819)459-1130. 06/01 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: 06/01


RUPERT RENOVATIONS. Repairs and Renovations on homes and cottages. 25 years experience. Call John: Cell. (613)302-9161, Tel. (819)459-1141. 05/25


GENERAL HANDYMAN services, (613)558-6973. Reasonable rates for reasonable people. 06/08


LAWNTRACTOR TUNE-UPS/repairs. Pick up/delivery available. Reasonable rates. Fast service. 25 years experience (819)457-1967. 05/25 fn


PINEVIEW TREE cutting services. Free estimates. Fully insured. Cutting, pruning, removals, trimming. Cell: (819)664-3531. 06/01 fn


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





VIDEO KENNEDY–5 ch Kennedy. Renting over 7000 DVDs/Blu-ray, TV series, repertoire films. Over 2000 kids movies. Open Mon-Thurs, 12:00 pm-9:00 pm, Fri/Sat, 10:00 am-9:00 pm. New releases every Friday. (819)456-2176. 06/08





SALE OF PERENNIALS (on demand and many already potted). I am dividing 25+varieties of perennials. Shade and sun plants. Ornamental grasses, many varieties of ground-covers. Call or drop in (819)827-1779 or 06/01


DRY BARN boards, and softwood & hardwood beams – 50 in total, (11’ to 32’ long); and oak beams new, dry, 5”x12”, nine 4’ long & four 9’. Make an offer ph: (613)203-4412, 05/25


WOOD SPLITTER, good car, motorboat and one lot for sale. Very reasonable. (819)459-2480. 05/25


EASTERN CEDAR. 2×6 – 8, 10, 12 ft lengths. Also cedar poles, fence posts, pine beams and boards. Call: (819)422-3626. 05/25


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. 05/25





FIREWOOD FOR Sale, Oak, Maple, Ash, Yellow Birch. Ready for next season. Delivery available. (819)827-9144. 08/03


BOIS CHAUFFAGE, sec. Firewood, hardwood dry. $95/chord. (819)351-4187. 05/31/17


MIXED DRY hardwood, 80% maple, we deliver. Kindling $5, (819)775-1681. 06/08





KENNEL ALTERNATIVE. ‘Pet Vacation Wakefield’ No Cages, Crates or Chains. Located in quiet country home. Now providing Dog Day-stays. (613)862-3337; 06/01





WE SAID SPRING would arrive and here it is! Yes you can depend on us. Grass seed mixes, lawn seed, fertilizer for field or garden, deer plot seed mixes, water troughs, fencing of all types, salt, lots of goodies. M&R Feeds Shawville (819)647-2814 06/01


LOVE YOUR BBQ this summer! Älska Farm Pasture Raised Pork: Quarter, half or whole pigs. Raised with love at our Farrellton farm, outdoors, on grass, amongst the trees and under the sun! Makes for happy pigs and yummy meat. Each quarter ranges from 35-50 lbs (will fit in a standard refrigerator freezer) Mix of cuts: bacon, ham, roasts, chops, tenderloin etc. $8/lb hanging weight. Gabriel and Genevieve (819)593-4206; ; 06/15


STANDING HAY for sale near Rupert. 36 acres. Call (819)459-1141. 06/08





HOUSEKEEPER – ONE day/week, $100, 6 hours. The house is in Chelsea, QC. The floors are black linoleum, must be washed each week. Dust. Wipe down tables/counters. Change one bed. Wash linens. Wash towels/clothes. Light ironing. Vacuum area rugs. Clean stove/dishwasher. Sweep walkways, front and back. Owner only speaks English. Phone: (613)797-7446. 05/25


LOOKING FOR cottage/suite or cabin for $650/month between Chelsea/Wakefield. Jun-Sep, no smoking. Please call Trudy at (613)286-9570. 05/25


WE ARE LOOKING to buy a home on the east side of the 105 between Scott Road and River Road. Qualities: mature trees, not right on the 105, and not right on the river but ideally deeded river access (or friendly but well established). 3 bdrm, finished basement (concrete, dry) well- functioning septic system and deep well. Ideally river view. Wood or ceramic on floors, big windows a plus. No need fancy countertops, kitchen cabinets or bathroom fixtures. Ideally east/south/west facing. Must have “country” rather than sub-urban feel. If you are hoping to put a house like this on the market this spring/summer or next, please contact me at (613)883-8436. Looking forward to hearing from you. 05/25





WATERFRONT COTTAGE Lac Johnston–$249K: 4-Season, 3bdrm, Full Country Kitchen, Veranda, Garage/shed, Private, Great Sun, Flat 0.5 acre lot, Wood-Stove, Washer/Dryer. Close-to-Wakefield. (613)884-2246; 06/01





CHELSEA WATERFRONT Cottage. Immediate. May, June, September, October. WiFi, dock canoe. Very private site. (819)827-5087. 05/25


CHELSEA COTTAGE with beach access. Main cabin (250 sq ft) with kitchen, living/dining, 1 bath and sleeping cabin (100 sq ft) with double bed, 1/2 bath. New pine panelling. Bright, sunny with large deck, close to Larrimac Golf Course. July, August, September. $895/month. Jean (613)295-3327. 05/25


COTTAGE FOR Yearly Rent – Wakefield. Overlooking Wakefield village, 2 bedroom, one bath cottage for yearly rent. $1100/month, plus utilities. Available August 1, 2016. Contact: 06/01





BRICK BUNGALOW on a 2 acre lot with an attached 2 car garage, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, den and fireplace. Separate 3-vehicle garage. 374 Irwin Road, La Pêche. For further information, please call: (819)456-3375 or (613)746-8358. 05/25


3 BEDROOM HOUSE, double car garage, in-ground pool/hot tub/sauna, stone fireplace, (613)730-5393. 05/25


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. 06/15


NEWLY CONSTRUCTED cozy pine house with studio, vaulted ceilings, deeded access to river Burnett Road, Chelsea $275,000 OBO. 05/25





WOODED LOTS (2) for sale in Chelsea. 1+ acres. Ready to build, (819)210-2112. 05/18 fn





LARGE 1 BEDROOM apartment in Masham available June 1st. Walking distance to hardware store, pharmacy etc. $500/month. Available for showing. Contact Melissa (819)410-0307. 06/01


AVAILABLE JUNE 1, short-term accommodation. Available in Edelweiss, bright/quiet basement room in renovated bungalow on wooded lot next to mountain. Shared access to kitchen, bath. Great golf, cycling, walking. Easy access to Wakefield shops and restaurants. Contact Paul at (819)639-0818. 05/25


CHELSEA FURNISHED Immediate 4bdrm. Adjoining Gatineau Park. Sat TV, phone, WiFi. Beach access. Long/short term. (819)827-5087. 05/25


WAKEFIELD VILLAGE, River, 2 bedroom Apartment, split level living-room/dining-room, shower bathroom, fridge or stove not included, non smoking, no pets, $850 plus utilities, mid-July(flexible); 05/25


2 BEDROOM riverfront chalet. 5 appliances, fireplace. Great view. Available immediately. $950+. (613)622-0683. 05/25


2-BEDROOM LOG house in the country, private, open concept, cathedral ceiling, finished basement, sunroom, wood stove, storage shed, beautiful views. Ideal for active, outdoor persons who love nature. East side of river, Farrellton, available June 1, $1,000/mo +utilities (819)208-8897. 05/25


APT-2 BDRMS, new construction, open concept, storage shed, 2 parking spaces, non-smoking/pets, $900/mo. (819)456-1695. 05/25


WAKEFIELD 3 BEDROOM Modern Country Living-Newly modernized 3 bedroom home. Situated on Morrison Heights with views across the Gatineau Hills. Hardwood floors throughout. Open plan main floor includes: entrance foyer, living room w/fireplace, dining room and kitchen including all appliances. There is a powder room, laundry room and bedroom. On the upper level is the main bedroom, 3 piece bathroom and office space. The lower level houses the 3rd bedroom/family room, the spa room with jacuzzi tub, shower and fireplace. Also spacious 3 season porch with access to the large deck w/arbour. Country living with all the modern conveniences. Easy access to the village of Wakefield and Gatineau Park. 25 mins to downtown. Ottawa/Gatineau. Access to Morrison Quarry Beach. Call (819)484-1066 or email Photos available: 06/01


CHELSEA $1450 River access–Charming 1 bedroom house+ office/bedroom. Suit single professional or young family. Open plan kitchen, w/access to deck, dining and living room w/fireplace. Fenced garden and meadow. Ample room to grow your own vegetables. Detached single car garage with room above suitable for studio or exercise space. Public transport available nearby with connections to Ottawa and Gatineau. Call (819)484-1066 or email Photos available: 06/01


NEW PRICE! Chelsea Gatineau river home–3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Kitchen with dining area with garden and river views. Family room w/wood stove. Living room w/natural brick fireplace. 3rd bedroom/office. 2nd floor master bedroom w/ensuite vanity and large bathtub w/river views. Rec room, guest bedroom, laundry, cold storage room. Lots of storage. Partially landscaped property, nestled on a private road with easy access to highway, city, shopping, transport, etc. $1700+utilities, negotiable. (819)484-1066, 06/01


1 BEDROOM apt, F/S, W/D, electric heat, $700/mo. Robert (819)459-3742. 06/06





2001 SAAB – 150000km, plus 4 winters/rims. Hatchback, leather interior, standard, 4 cylinder. (819)827-1238. 05/25


2006 SUBARU FORESTER, 100000km, plus winters/rims, new brakes, alternator, battery. $6500, phone (819)827-4311. 05/25


FISHING BOAT and trailer, 14’ Lund live well w/pump. Fish finder, bimini top, 2 swivel seats, etc. Very good condition. (819)827-3788. 06/08





WILL BUY unwanted cars and trucks for scrap and parts. Pay cash. Barry (613)769-7940. 06/15





HIDE-A-BED, dark green, double-size, excellent condition. (819)459-1823 or 05/25







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