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THE LOW DOWN is currently running on a bi-weekly schedule. Our print schedule for June is June 10 and June 24. Thank you for understanding and stay well.

Coming Events

ST. MARY Magdalene Church, Chelsea – closed due to Covid-19. Visit our FaceBook page for updates. Happy Spring!

A WARM welcome back to local shopping from the kind vendors of the Old Chelsea Market! Our beautiful selection can be pre-ordered from one website (Local Line) as a temporary measure in these changed times. Pick-up Thursdays, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., starting June 4th! See and

IN ORDER to keep everyone safe and help minimize the spread of the Coronavirus, we will not be having the Memorial Service at the Rupert Union Cemetery this year.

Buy & Sell

BOOST YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM. 10% discount on Bioptron Medal Home Treatment devices. To find out more contact or check

DOGGY DAYCARE – If you are feeling a bit overwhelmed by full-time dog company, while trying to work from home, you are not alone. Maybe you might just need a few days apart. Full and par-time dog care available. (Provided  no one in your home has or had Covid symptoms) Call or text 819-271-7999.

4 SUMMER tires with aluminum Subaru rims, low profile. 205/50/R17. Used only 1 season. Good shape. 819-827-1449.

FOR SALE: 3” – 2’x4’ used insulation. $7/per sheet. Call Larry Crawford 613-223-6734.

SIX UNIT swallow birdhouse with an 18 foot steel pole. Reason for selling, too many cats hereabouts. $50. Can be seen at 74 Chemin  Larrimac. 613-238-4830.


WINDSURFER - Made in France. Sail made by Voilerie Verneuil. Reason for selling. Needs younger, more agile owner. $100. Can be seen at 74 Chemin Larrimac. 613-238-4830.

SUBARU OUTBACK Touring 2017. Clean, well maintained. Fully equipped. Details text or call John 819-918-6855.

WE’RE OPEN – For your and our health, we need to practice physical distancing. Help us to serve you better. Phone your order in advance for curbside pick up. Use the drive thru windows at our stores. Farmers, we have your crop inputs, feeds, fencing and more. Give us a call. M&R Feeds Micksburg 613-735-3689, Pembroke 613-732-2843, Shawville 819-647-2814.

THE BOOK Nook and the library will welcome you when we are able to reopen, so stay safe and lay low. We will be back.

RAISE YOUR paws if you’re suddenly finding yourself spending lots of time with your pets! Are you thinking of training them on a new trick? Or maybe you’re looking for high-quality dog food? Let Nutrik9plus give you a hand! We have a variety of pet food and treats that your fur babies will love, and we’re dedicated to supporting Canadian companies, which is especially important right now! We’re taking every precaution recommended by the government to ensure that our products and services are safe for all our customers. Not sure about changing your pet’s food? No problem! We have many samples of our pet food varieties, including chicken, turkey, lamb, and salmon, and even grain-free options! Give them a go before taking the plunge. Questions? Comments? We'd love to hear from you! Call us at 819-592-7387, email us at, or check out @NutriK9plus on Facebook and Instagram!



MIXED HARDWOOD firewood 4'x 8'x16''. Delivery available within the Outaouais. Email or 819-456-1509.


YOUNG CEDARS Early Childhood Program (3-6 yrs.) is opening up registration for September 2020. Waldorf Trained Teacher Monica Flamenco will have 3 spots available. Ratio 1:6. Tuesday to Thursday. Go to or call 613-400-3379. 5 minutes north of Wakefield. Please join Monica for a Q&A on June 3, 2020, 8 p.m. Meeting ID: 822 9995 8655; Password: 158200

THREE OUTDOOR Summer Camps 10 min north of Wakefield in July with Waldorf Teacher Monica Flamenco. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. includes free play, water play, arts, crafts and story time. Reserve your spot with no registration fee. Contact: or 613-400-3379. Spaces limited.


BOAT DOCK Installation. Lac Notre Dame. Two individuals required to install a two-piece wooden dock ASAP and remove it in the Fall. Call 613-294-6409.

LOCAL RENOVATION Contractor now hiring. Must have reliable transportation to our shop in Low Quebec. Some construction experience preferred but not required. Full time hours and occasional weekends. Excellent pay. Call Jim at 819-962-6542. Call today, start today!

WAKEFIELD EXPRESS Groupe – we are hiring for full-time/part-time, experienced cashier preferred. Students are very welcome too! Punctual, hard working, team work.

WANTED LOG and timber frame builders, with experience (OR without experience with a desire to learn) Email is the preferred way to reach me located in Duclos Quebec. Tous le monde bienvenue.

Professional Services

EXPERT JEWELLER can repair your favourite pieces, and collaborate with you to make something unique and affordable using your old gold. John Urban, 819-422-3836,

STEPHANIE SEWELL Education – As an Independent Education Consultant, a significant portion of my usual work involves helping families adjust to and thrive in a life without school. I have taken my work online during this time, offering parent support, teen life-planning groups, and starting this week, groups for younger kids too. This is a time of "sideways enrichment" for us all. Be well!

SOMA-OTTAWA/Gatineau OSTEOPATHIC CLINIC – Chelsea location Soma-therapy, relaxing massage, reflexology, legs/face massage. Pain relief with radio frequency. Soma-therapy diploma, student of osteopathy and lymphatic  drainage treatment at the International Vodder School. Receipts available. 613-805-8523.

FRUSTRATED WITH finding time to do your home renovations, then let Aben do it for you. Call at 819-665-4123 or email Greenman Pro Construction – framing, drywall, painting, decks, fences, interlocking brick and welding.

HOUSING DESIGN strategy for climate change mitigation. Structural system utilizes post-consumer waste materials,


UNDERWATER CAMERA Service – Our maneuverable underwater camera system can provide dock inspection, help find lost items, or survey bottom conditions. Contact

FINANCIAL COACH – Is your financial situation stressing you out? Book a free consultation:

LAWN TRACTOR tune ups/repairs. Pick up/delivery available. Reasonable rates. Fast service. 30 years experience 819-457-1967.


PROBLEMS WITH YOUR ROOF? For long-term solutions, call Wakefield Roofing, the metal roofing experts. 819-661-9130.

WINDOW CLEANING, eavestrough repair, and siding cleaning. Wakefield area. Insured. References. Contact 819-459-1130.


RUPERT RENOVATIONS – Repairs and renovations on homes and cottages. 25 years experience. Call John – Cell: 613-302-9161; Tel: 819-459-1141

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:

FJH ELECTRIC – Certified master electrician. Quality work, reasonable price. Serving Chelsea/Wakefield/Gatineau. 613-276-2876; RBQ License #5638-9240-01

WANT HAPPY TREES? Have a health evaluation done so they can live long and prosper. Paul Hetzler, ISA Certified Arborist since 1996. 613-255-4966.


PINEVIEW TREE cutting services. Free estimates. Fully insured. Cutting, pruning, removals, trimming. Cell: 819-664-3531

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