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JOANISSE, BOB – Peacefully at home on Jan. 4, 2020 surrounded by family. Survived by his mother, Jean Briseboise, his children, Amanda, Mike and Melissa and his grandchildren Ethan and Eli. Celebration of Life to be held at Brennan’s Hill Restaurant on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
CLIMATE SOLUTIONS: Build Better Buildings on Jan. 30, 2020, 7 p.m. at Centre Wakefield La Peche. Part of the 'In the Heart of the Library' series hosted by La Pêche Coalition for a Green New Deal. Everyone is invited to the second in our education series addressing climate solutions. This time building and retrofitting housing. Presentation by Aaron Thornell of Co-Energy and Andrew Ryan (Community Housing Solutions for Climate Change). The event is free. Donations are welcome.
ST. MARY Magdalene Church — Chelsea’s Ecumenical Service! Sunday, Jan. 19, at 1 p.m., 537 Route 105, Chelsea.
Buy & Sell
SANTA DIDN’T bring what you really wanted? Come shop for yourself – wild bird seed, bird feeders, deer chow, wood pellets, de-icing products, scrapers, insulated rubber boots. Come shop for the farm – economical beef pellets to stretch your hay supply, calf blankets, id and ccia tags, stock tank de-icers, brood cow mineral, lick barrels, first defence. Order your seed and crop inputs now and save $$$. Prices are low and value’s high at M&R Feeds and Farm Supply! Micksburg 613-735-3689, Pembroke 613-732-2843, Shawville 819-647-2814
WINTER TIRES for sale. Toyo 195/65 R15. Used one season, excellent condition. $250. 819-459-1910.
THE BOOK NOOK offers a great selection of books at bargain prices. Come in during library hours and check out the best (and only) bookshop in town. http://bibliowakefieldlibrary.ca
WINTER TIRES on rims for sale. Bridgestone Blizzaks. P195/65/R15, $350. Excellent condition and great quality. These fit earlier Honda Civics and weren’t even used for one season. Please contact email@example.com for information.
VIDEO KENNEDY – 5 ch Kennedy, Masham. Renting over 7,000 DVDs/Blu-ray. TV series, critically acclaimed movies. New releases Friday. 819-456-2176.
LEARN ALL about the services offered by our local Physio des Collines at our Wellness Workshop at Centre Wakefield La Pêche, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Coffee and goodies served at 10:30 a.m. $5 donation to the centre. Drop-in or register at www.centrewakefieldlapeche.ca/Events. Sponsored by the Wakefield Golden Age Club.
FREE WORKSHOPS – Open to all. Putting on successful events delivered by an expert – Brenda Rooney, marketing and communications professional; former managing director of Wakefield Doc Fest (10 years). Organizing events requires skills to avoid disappointment and burnout, yours or your volunteers’. And then financial loss. Of special interest to community groups looking to host (fundraising) events. Public events: a concert, a community picnic, a festival, an art exhibit, or private events like a large family reunion. Acquire skills you can use in all kinds of settings and environments.
Workshop 1 – Event Planning, Managing and Marketing (3 hours)
Feb. 6 - Little Red Wagon Winery, Shawville, 6 p.m.
Feb. 11 - Lac Ste. Marie Municipal Hall, 6 p.m.
Feb. 13 - Café Molo’s, Wakefield, 6 p.m.
Clubs & Classes
WAKEFIELD ACTIVE ADULTS 50+. Discover fun and easy ways to stay mentally and physically active in Wakefield:
Nordic Walking (free drop-in) Mondays 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Wakefield Senior Café ($3 drop-in) Mondays 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
BeActive Fitness 50+ ($5 drop-in) Wednesdays and Fridays 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
The above activities are at Centre Wakefield La Pêche. Details at www.meetup.com/WakefieldA50Plus
Pickleball games and training on Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesday and Fridays. Wakefield School Gym ($5). Schedule at www.meetup.com/WakefieldPickleball
Wakefield Walkers (free) Wednesday 9:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location varies. Details at www.facebook.com/sentierswakefieldtrails
Geocaching (free). Ask a friend, take a hike and find the treasures on our forest trails. Passport and trail map at www.sentierswakefieldtrails.ca
Everyone is welcome. Events may vary due to holidays, please check the sites or call for information. Sponsored by the Wakefield Golden Age Club. Sally Swan 819-459-3151 or Irene 819-459-3284 or firstname.lastname@example.org
IF YOU DRINK, that's your business. If you want to stop, that's our business. Alcoholics Anonymous Chelsea meeting every Friday 8 p.m. St. Mary Magdalene Church, 537 Route 105.
WAKEFIELD GENERAL Store is looking to hire part time Cashiers and Met/Deli Clerks. Please drop by with a resume or send an email to email@example.com. We look forward to meeting you!
INSOTEC/CHUGG Construction looking for labourers, insulators, carpenters, handyman. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
CHELSEA RIVERFRONT – Two extraordinary adjacent lots, cadastered, buildable. Vintage cottage. Second older cottage (acquired rights). Very wide property, distant neighbours, panoramic view. Grandfathered private dock. Secluded, cascading stream, waterfall. $549,900. Quick commute Ottawa. 819-827-5087.
LOVE YOUR TREES? Winter is the ideal time to have them evaluated by a consulting arborist. Paul Hetzler, ISA Certified Arborist since 1996. 613-255-4966.
ARE YOU experiencing post holiday financial blues? Contact me for your solution www.melanieforget.ca
ARE YOU tired of shovelling snow? Then call Joel for steps, decks, walkways, and more. 819-209-8582
A KENNEL ALTERNATIVE – Your dogs home away from home. No Cages or Crates. Located in quiet country home. Providing fulltime care. 819-271-7999.
SNOW BLOWER TUNE-UPS/repairs. Pick up/delivery available. Reasonable rates. Fast service. 30 years experience 819-457-1967.
GET RID OF PAIN NOW – 50 per cent off ($25) for first time visitors. https://lighttherapyclinic.youcanbook.me/
FJH ELECTRIC – Certified master electrician. Quality work, reasonable price. Serving Chelsea/Wakefield/Gatineau. 613-276-2876; email@example.com. RBQ License #5638-9240-01
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 819-459-2477 for a free design consultation and a friendly chat. 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 819-230-8129; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PINEVIEW TREE cutting services. Free estimates. Fully insured. Cutting, pruning, removals, trimming. Cell: 819-664-3531.
AUTO REPAIR – general mechanic, diagnostic, tires. Call Serge between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. 819-665-6926.
PROBLEMS WITH YOUR ROOF? For long-term solutions, call Wakefield Roofing, the metal roofing experts. 819-661-9130.