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Current Classifieds June 2017



33 FOOT RANGER SLOOP, in top shape, ready to go, excellent single-hander, $35,000. Moored at Ladysmith Community Marina, call Rob 250-245-7804 rlpink [at] telus [dot] net

BAYVIEW FRAMING & ART. A profitable picture framing business in its 17th year, with continued strong growth. Purchase price includes training. Contact Wanda or Bruce at 250-245-0011.

GYM EQUIPMENT. Marcy power cage $350; Marcy home gym $150; one Marcy workout bench $30; 1” iron weights 260lbs $180 & plastic weights 433lbs $200; three 4’ x 8’ x 1/2” rubber gym mats $75 each. Call 250-245-2546.


50-ACRE FARM for rent at S. Wellington, 25-acre hay & pasture, tansy thistle always controlled, two barns available, no house incl., year-round creek and year-round monitoring must cover A.L.R. Call 250-716-0001.


MANAGER –  LADYSMITH MUSEUM to fill a nine week position staring June 19, 2017 on a contract basis. Approx. 20 hours per week between 9am and 9pm Mon-Sat. Skills: interpersonal skills children thru seniors, be a team player, can work on their own, supervisor summer students and volunteers, report to BOD. Email resume by June 5, 2017 to info [at] ladysmithhistoricalsociety [dot] ca.

WANTED LIVE-IN HOUSEKEEPER for elderly gentleman on rural acreage close to Ladysmith. Salary paid bi-weekly or monthly. Call Laura 250-591-0733.

SENIOR NEEDS LIVE-IN HOUSEKEEPPER. Nice country property, nice house & outdoor bldgs. Some knowledge of vegetable gardening and fondness of blk. Labradors and weeding flowers would be helpful. Call 250-716-0001.


MID-ISLAND HOME SUPPORT since 2009. Personal assistance and house cleaning available. Bondable, licensed, certified and insured for your safety and ours. For the best rates, around, please call 250-924-2273 (CARE).

I CAN EDIT. Copy editing, proofreading, structural editing and more. Fiction or nonfiction; web content and eBook prep. For more information, email editican [at] gmail [dot] com.

HOUSE CLEANER. Attention to detail. Reliable & trustworthy! References available. Call 250-734-2714.

BARNACLE BILL’S CHARTERS. Fishing, and sightseeing. Call 250-210-0787 or 250-245-4185.

CONCRETE RESULTS. Contracting, full-service forming and finishing, walls, walks, patios, drives. 35 years experience. Call Gord 250-753-4024.

BEADS BEADS BEADS ETC.! 9752 Willow St., Chemainus. Best prices on the Island. Follow Facebook@etcinchemainus or call 250-324-2227.

EXPERIENCED HOUSE SITTER available for summer/fall 2017. References avail. Prefer long stay. Call Kathleen 250-619-0786.

ROMAX MASONRY. Chimney repairs and rebuilds. Stonework. Patios. Interlocking pavers. Fireplaces. Slate installs. Minor excavating., romax-bc [at] shaw [dot] ca, or 250-516-7597.

HOUSESITTERS INC. now accepting home and cat-sitting jobs for spring and summer. Fully insured security & insurance house checks by retired RCMP personnel. Call 250-713-5110.


JACLYNN COTTRELL REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPY. $100 for one hour; $60 for 30 minutes. Available evenings. Located across from Friesen’s on York Rd in Cedar. Call 778-971-0444.

TAI CHI for mental & physical health. Beginner classes start Sept. & Jan. Mondays at Cedar Heritage Centre. On-going class Wednesdays at North Oyster Community Centre. Both classes 10am to noon $25/mo. Call Sara 250-245-1466.

EASY DOES IT FITNESS.CA for Beginners and Beyond. Hundreds of exercises to perfect your workout. Arthritis friendly; specializing in knee, shoulder, neck, hand and back exercises. Call 250-591-7665.

HEARTMATH. The fastest, easiest way to reduce stress! Contact me at I would love to be of help.


NEW LIFE YARDWORK and PAINTING. Lawn mowing, weeding, power washing, rubbish removal. Prompt, courteous, reliable service for your home or business. Contact Terry at newlifeyardwork [at] gmail [dot] com,  call 250-668-8383.

QUALITY RENOVATIONS. Big or small. 25 yrs. exp/journeyman, affordable. For free estimate, call Lars 250-616-1800.

DARRELL ESSAR RENOVATIONS. Over 30 years’ experience, certified journeyman carpenter. No Job is too small, from fences, decks, tile work, hardwood flooring, painting, drywall etc. For free estimate, call Darrell 250-714-3823.

KEEP IT CLEAN SOLUTIONS. Top to bottom service. General, event, windows, we’ll even make your bed! Great for families, seniors, single parents, office cleaning, flexible service to fit your schedule. Email aliciajohnson [at] telus [dot] net or call Alicia 250-709-1364.

HOME SWEET HOME CARE SERVICES. All care inside and out of the home; home care, house work, yard work and transportation. Contact janjamieson101 [at] gmail [dot] com or call 250-701-2909

HOUSE CLEANING. Fast, Efficient, Reliable and Fully Insured. References Ladysmith & Chemainus. Call 250-245-5507.

BOOK YOUR LAWN CUTTING SERVICES. Nine cuts & the 10th is free.; 250-802-0461.

ISLAND PRUNING. Professional tree care from large scale orchards to budding new trees. I can meet any pruning need. Shrubs, vines and ornamental. Large and small clean ups. Call Darcy Belcourt 250-323-1260.

KB HANDYMAN AND YARDWORKS SERVICES. Minor carpentry work, decks, fences, gutter cleaning, tree pruning, yard clean up, lawn fertilizing, mowing. Senior’s discount. Call Karl at 250-714-2738.

GARDEN RENOVATION AND LANDSCAPING. Are you thinking of a garden renovation or landscaping project? Excellent quality and knowledge. We are happy to assist you with any landscaping or gardening work you need. Estimates are always free. Give Sandpiper a call! 250-246-2421.

MAKE IT NICE qualified, experienced gardener available for private, residential gardens. Please call 250-754-9346.


PROFESSIONAL PET CARE SERVICE. Leash ’em & walk ’em with Marlena. Insured and bonded. Animal First Aid and CPR. Service for all pets including dog walking, home care visits, overnight with pet in my home and much more. As my love is yours! Call 250-246-3394.

TOO CRAZY BIRDY HOTEL. Now three locations: Victoria, Cedar, and Comox Valley. Travel with peace of mind, parrot boarding in loving settings. Budgies to macaws. $7, $14, $18 for sml, md, lrg. Diana & Kip 250-722-2201.

THE PET NANNY. Let us pamper and love your pets at your home or ours. Experience and references are available. Shanon or Bill at 250-924-8809, Ladysmith.

ANIMAL COMMUNICATOR. I provide services to help with behaviour issues, lost animals, messages your animal wants you to hear and much more. Contact me at or 250-246-3394.


LYNN’S SENIORS CARE HOME. High quality personalized care. Warm caring environment. Great food, snacks. Family events. Couples and pets welcomed. Ocean views, gardens. North Ladysmith. Call 250-245-3391.


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