One purchase - four platforms

To buy an ad give Heather a shout at

819-459-2222 or email


BIBLIO WAKEFIELD Library – New rules to comply with the Red Zone. Until further notice, the library will stay open Mon. to Wed. from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Sat. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Clients are only allowed to come to the front desk and ask for books. The volunteer will then go to retrieve the books for checkout. We still accept orders via email and by phone 819-459-3266. If you want to search for books, please go to our website and click on the menu link on the right “Catalogue Search”. When you come to the library, please respect the rules: wear a mask, disinfect your hands, and sign into the list for contact tracing. Thanks for your understanding and a special thanks to our volunteers that make this possible.  

Coming Events

ST. MARY Magdalene Church — Nov. 1, check-in at 9:45 a.m., service at 10 a.m., 537 Route 105, Chelsea.


THIS YEAR, at the Meredith Centre, we are organizing something very special for the Chelsea community to maintain tradition and keep on celebrating one of the most exciting events of the year: Halloween.We are inviting you to take part in our virtual contest. Here is how it works: 

1. Buy your pumpkin at the Meredith Centre

2. Paint and decorate it to your liking

3. Take a picture and post it to our Facebook page @centremeredith by adding the mention #halloweencontest

4. Get a chance to win one of our prizes on October 31st!

The winners will be announced on our Facebook page on October 31st. Good luck! 


LOW DOWN Spooky Spaces contest - Are you pouring your Hallowe'en energy into making your homes as creepy as possible? Enter The Low Down's contest for best Hallowe'en home decorations. You can win $100 gift certificate to Tim Hortons, that is a mountain of 530 Timbits!

Deadline for submissions: Oct. 26, 10 a.m.

Email: Be sure to include the following:

• photo of your spookily decorated home

• your name as it should appear in the newspaper

• your neighbourhood

• phone number

Winner will be announced in Oct. 28 edition. Good luck and happy haunting!


LES FOUGÈRES is preparing a special pick-up QUAIL Audrey Jessup Memorial Dinner edition. Enjoy a delicious meal while supporting a great cause. The cost is $100 and includes a tax receipt. Pick up or we can deliver in exchange of a donation Nov. 6 or 7, 2020. Reserve early, limited offer. Email to book now. QUAIL house is a community home for adults with developmental disabilities

Clubs & Classes

CASTENCHEL Choir has gone Virtual! To comply with Covid-19 Health Guidelines, your local community choir is rehearsing each Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom with our Director Lee Carter. Come join us! New members welcome. 


GROUP GUITAR Lessons Online with Kate Weekes for 6 weeks on Thursdays: Oct. 29 to Dec. 3.  Absolute Beginner Guitar at 6pm, Intro to Jazz Guitar at 8pm.  $120 total. for details. 

Buy & Sell

FOR SALE: Winter tires on rims for sale. Bridgestone Blizzaks. P195 65 R15  $325. Excellent condition. Used for less than one winter. Please contact for information.


LOOKING FOR Watkins product? Contact Lucie your independent representative at 819-210-6630 or Vous recherchez des produits Watkins? Contacter Lucie au 819-210-6630. 


CHEEP! CHEEP! Cheep! Wild bird seed mixes, sunflower seeds, deer feed, rackstacker products, outdoor clothing and boots, straw bales. It’s time for heated water bowls, water hydrants, hay feeders, gates and corral panels, de-icing products. Beef pellets to stretch your hay supply. Poultry feeds and needs. Fertilizer for lawn and field. We’ve got 3 locations if you’re drivin’ around, Micksburg , Shawville and Pembroke town. 


4 USED TOYO winter tires on rims. 205/55R16. $200. Call Bruce 819-827-2115. 


FOR SALE – set of 195/65 R16 winter tires with rims. $100. 819-775-1895. 65


BAGS of wood stove pellets, $3.25/bag. Please call Kate at 819-431-8399.


MIXED HARDWOOD. Delivery possible. 819-422-3371

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


QCNA SEEKS Intern: Communication and Advertisement Coordinator – The Quebec Community Newspapers Association is seeking a Communication and Advertisement Coordinator for a paid full-time internship through the Young Canada Works program. The duration of the internship is for 20 weeks (starting Nov. 9, 2020 and ending March 26, 2021) with possibility for extension after this period. Rate of pay is $20/hr for a 35-hr work week. The position is in the Nation’s Capital Region and a combination of remote and on-site work can be negotiated. Please contact for the full job posting and eligibility criteria

Real Estate

RIVIERE DU SOLEIL – A premium waterfront subdivision on 1.5 kilometres of pristine Gatineau River waterfront, 30-35 minute scenic commute from the Ottawa bridges on Hwy 105 and 5.

  • Large private lots with mature trees, prepared building sites, driveways and preliminary landscaping in place – ready to build your dream waterfront home.Last premium waterfront lot, #8 with 50 metres of frontage, 4,600 m2 in size, park-like setting, with easy access to waterfront, $124,000 + GST/QST.

  • Two hillside waterfront lots, with great views, more challenging terrain and built paths to water: #10, 45 metres of frontage, 5,100 m2 in size, $93,000 + GST/QST. #11, 45 metres of frontage, 5,300 m2 in size, $93,000 + GST/QST.

  • Two panoramic river view lots, well treed and flat: #14, 4,200 m2 in size, downriver views, $43,000 + GST/QST. #25, 4,000 m2 in size, upriver views, $35,000 + GST/QST.

Call 819-661-1111

For Rent

OUTDOOR STORAGE trailer, campers, etc. Wakefield Qc. 819-827-3766.

Wanted to Rent

LOOKING FOR heated storage for two cars from Jan. to March, 2021. Please call 819-665-7575 or 819-665-4541


SINGLE PROFESSIONAL woman seeking long-term unfurnished or sparsely furnished house or apartment for rent starting Dec. 1, 2020, with high-speed internet. Please phone or message 647-473-1154.

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,


LEGAL CONSULTATIONS remain available in red zones at my outdoor office, or by telephone. Lisa Christian 613-203-4874 Ontario criminal lawyer


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


LIAM’S WELDING & Fabrication. Masham, Qc. Call 613-552-5071


SUFFERING WITH pain? Try light therapy:

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.


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. 

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


SAVE YOUR TREES – Trunk splits and other breakage is often preventable with early intervention. Have an arborist evaluate your shady friends for integrity. Paul J. 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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