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Coming Events

WAKEFIELD MARKET – Writers' Day this week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Centre Wakefield La Pêche. http://www.marchewakefieldmarket.ca/

WHAT'S HAPPENING at Centre Wakefield La Pêche: 

  • The Centre is hiring a General Manager. Details at https://www.centrewakefieldlapeche.ca/careers. Apply by Aug 22.

  • The Community HUB is opened from Aug. 1 to 26 in the Salon (please use the main door next to the rink). You are invited to drop by on Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. to enjoy a coffee, a snack, chat with friends, play cards, join an activity, read a book, or use the washroom or the Internet.

  • "The Goonies" Family Matinee - Aug. 18 at 2 p.m.

  • Saturdays – Wakefield Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Volleyball and badminton weekly a the Wakefield School Gym

  • Pickleball at the school gym ($5) and Pickle ball on the rink daily (free). Reserve a spot at https://www.meetup.com/Wakefieldpickleball/

  • Theatre Wakefield - Theatre Course starting Sept. 20, led by Mary Ellen Maclean, an experienced, award-winning theatre artist/teacher whose special focus is on ensemble creation

The Annual Support Membership is now available to purchase online. To RENT space for events and meetings, email rentals.locations@centrewakefieldlapeche.ca. Details at www.centrewakefieldlapeche.ca.

 

PLEASE JOIN Grace United for worship with our Anglican friends at St. Mary’s in Chelsea on Aug. 14, 9 a.m. There will be no service in Rupert. 

CHURCH OF Good Shepherd, Wakefield. Aug. 14, Sunday Service 11:15 a.m. Please keep provincial protocols. 

AA MEETING Monday’s at 7 p.m. at the Wakefield Legion. All Welcome. 

“The only requirement for AA membership is a desire to stop drinking.” 

ST. MARY Magdalene Church, Chelsea — Sunday, Aug. 14, 9:00 a.m. In person; for Zoom link e-mail: smmchurchchelsea2021@gmail.com.

 

SUMMER EVENSONG Series, Holy Trinity church, 5 Pritchard Rd., Lascelles. July and August at 7 p.m. Mask friendly. Aug. 14 Preacher: Rev. Canon Kevin Flynn

Musical Guests: Choir of St. Barnabas, director Wesley Warren

Info: https://www.anglicansinthehills.ca/

Buy & Sell

ASSORTMENT OF Golf Clubs. Left and Right Handed. Suzuki 700 ATV. Call 819-467-2548

 

15' BOAT WITH 20 HP motor and trailer. Fiberglass double hull with Mercury Mariner 2-stroke outboard motor with tiller. 1996 runs very well. Price includes 25-liter fuel tank and line, and winter cover for boat. 'Sports pal' trailer also rolls well. Boat is on Gatineau, near Mont Cascades Golf Course. $1,650. Contact  jonathansakula@gmail.com

DON'T LET the pests get the best of your summer. From house flies to mosquitoes, bugs and weeds in the garden to mice, chipmunks and deer, weather they are big, small, inside or outside, man or beast, at M&R we can help. With pesticides, deterrents and fencing we are sure to have a solution. M&R Feeds Micksburg 613-735-3689, Pembroke 613-732-2843 and Shawville 819-647-2814.  

 

COME TO the Book Nook for an ever changing, eclectic selection of bargain priced books for all ages in both languages! We're open during library hours.

www.bibliowakefieldlibrary.ca.

SOME OF Brian Doyle’s writing is in the Wakefield General Store across the aisle from the pickled jalapenos. 

Garage Sales

DEMOLITION SALE – everything must go by Aug. 27. Best offer: Regency wood stove and chimney; Jenn Air radiant range with convection oven; Maytag convertible dishwasher; cathedral ceiling fan; kitchen cabinets; windows; window air conditioner; pedestal sink with faucet; over-toilet cabinet; beds; chairs etc. Contact isafast@icloud.com for link to photos or to arrange a visit. 

Classes

LEARN TO play great tennis with a local coach. Chelsea/Gatineau Beginners to intermediates; individuals, couples and families. Rates are from $30 per hour. Call Michael at 438-373-7901 and book an introductory session. 

Employment 

THE WAKEFIELD Mill Hotel is looking for bussers, housekeepers, cooks, servers and dishwashers. If interest contact linda@wakefieldmill.com or call 819-661- 9611

 

WORKERS WANTED – Renovation and construction company looking for living, breathing, healthy individuals who want to be gainfully employed. Transportation to Low required. Fair wages and no experience needed. Call 819-422-3779 to start today. 

 

REPORTER WANTED – Feisty newspaper seeks reporter with similar personality. We have a full-time opening for a motivated writer/ photographer with a nose for news. The ideal candidate has journalism experience and/or diploma. Car and valid driver's license required. Preference is given to bilingual applicants. Join the Low Down to Hull and Back News an award-winning, small circulation English weekly based in beautiful Wakefield, Quebec (just 30 minutes from Ottawa). Immediate start for the winning candidate. Please send cv, writing samples, and references to Trevor Greenway: editor@lowdownonline.com

Firewood

FIREWOOD, MIXED hardwood 4’x 8’ x 16”, pick up or delivery, please contact for pricing. Email tammy.blackburn@gilbon.ca or call  819-456-1509. Lots of wood available, be prepared for next year.

 

FIREWOOD - Get a head start on next year's firewood. 16'' X 4' X 8' - $130 delivered. 16'' X 4' X 8' - not split - $100 delivered. Come and cut it yourself $75 per face cord. Dave Mayer 819-456-3283

 

MIXED DRY hardwood. Ready to burn immediately. We deliver. Kindling available. Call Paul 819-712-1689

For Rent

SUBLET AVAILABLE downtown Wakefield. Sept. 17 until Dec.12 or within those dates. One Bedroom. $850 all-inclusive. Call 819-271-7202

 

Wanted to Rent

SKI CHALET Wanted – 3 to 4 bedroom ski chalet, Mont St. Marie. 3-month rental for family. Non-Party, Non Smokers. Pet Friendly. Up to $4,000 per month. Send details and photos. Email: reteppaf@aol.com

Free

FREE COTTAGE upon removal in Blue Sea Lake. All yours with complete removal of building. Communication in English requited. For info call 613-762-3875

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, jurban@jurbanrings.com.

MOBILE AUTO detailing – Cars - $160, SUV/Trucks - $180. Email handymat1985@gmail.com or text 819-650-3646.  

 

BEACH SAND blues? I come to your place and clean your auto starting at $80! Call Text/Call 343-500-1956 or www.cleanautottawa.ga

PAINTER AVAILABLE now – 25 years experience. Reliable with reasonable rates. Free quote. Call John 613-722-2882

HOLE AUGERING (post holes) and pressure washing service available. For info/rates please call 819-712-1965.

BOOKKEEPING for small or medium-sized businesses and self-employed workers. Call Leon at 819-456-2056 or email lhubertbookkeeping@gmail.com

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

WINDOW CLEANING, eavestrough repair and siding cleaning. Wakefield area. References. Contact 819-459-1130. sydavey@gmail.com

 

NEED A website? Online store? Search engine optimization? Google marketing? E-commerce? With over 25 years experience, Matthew is your man! Call 613-915-8875 or visit flewid.ca.

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

PINEVIEW TREE services and property maintenance. Free estimates. Fully insured. Cutting, pruning, removals, trimming of trees. Brush chipping, lot clearing and cedar hedge trimming. Cell: 819-664-3531

RIGHT TREE, right place! Site assessment, soil testing and planting recommendations equals happier trees. Paul Hetzler, Certified Arborist  613-255-4966.

 

HANDYMAN AVAILABLE – Indoors, outdoors work, renovations, decks, fence repairs, painting, flooring tiling. Call Bob 819-456-4189.

 

EXPERIENCED, LOCAL, contractor – Renovations, carpentry, drywall, taping, painting, tile work, decks. References available. Geoff 819-208-9681.

 

FRUSTRATED WITH finding time to do your home renovations, then let Aben do it for you. Call at 819-665-4123 or email abenrhys@gmail.com. Greenman Pro Construction – framing, drywall, painting interior/ exterior, siding, carpentry, flooring, decks, fences, interlocking brick and welding. 

 

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: manaroundthehouse@hotmail.ca

RUPERT RENOVATIONS – Repairs and renovations on homes and cottages. 25 years experience. Call John 613-302-9161.