"WHO ARE YOU LOOKING FOR?" RUMI replied "Someone breathing HUUU, the divine breath." from Coleman Barks translation "The Soul of RUMI, A New Collection of Ecstatic Poems" page 165. See eckankar-bc.ca/HearHu.
*HARDWOOD FLOORS WHOLESALE: Solid 3¼"x3/4" or Engineered. 6ply top wear, 2mm, 5" wide prefinished aluminum oxide, smooth or brushed, $4.59/sq.ft. PLT. Available in 6"-7½"-8¾" wide, infloor heat compatible. 25yr guarantee. Plus much more at Juan's, 1503 Hwy 3A, Thrums (Castlegar), Monday-Saturday, 9am-5pm. 250-399-6377.
ALLIGATOR PIE CATERING: Feeding the Kootenays since 2000! From weddings to business meetings & everything in between. Award-winning service. Like us on Facebook to see what's cooking! 250-352-6115, www.apcatering.ca, firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLEWOOD MASSAGE THERAPY: Paul Chernoff, Registered Massage Therapist, injury related treatments, deep tissue therapy, ICBC, RCMP, VA, MSP. Appointments, please call 250-365-7752. 785 Silverbirch Lane, in the Oglow Subdivision, Castlegar.
BOIL WATER NOTICE for Fletcher Creek Improvement District water users. Please inform all renters & guests. FCID has a moratorium on all connections until further notice. Visit www.fletchercreekwater.com
BRING YOUR MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT INTO BALANCE: 20+ years RMT in Ontario & Newfoundland, energy healing, counselling, personal & spiritual growth. BA Psych and intensive NLP training. Sarah Monaghan in Nelson. Soulwardbound.ca, 306-590-0228.
CAFFE AMERICANO NOW OPEN! Monday-Saturday, 8:30am-5pm. Buy a "Good Morning" breakfast, receive the second for 1/2 price. Friday nights ONLY, 5-8pm, Burger Special... buy 1, second 1/2 price. Bring a friend! We're also offering a Christmas special for $24.95. Your choice of salad, entree w/veggies & rice, plus dessert. Call Dina, 250-364-2000.
CANADIAN MADE HOT TUBS! New & used softubs, service & spa chemicals, including low CI Nature2. Serving all the West Kootenay. Call Kootenay Springs Softub, 250-354-8557 in Riondel, www.softubcanada.com
CASTLEGAR HOSPITAL AUXILIARY TREASURE SHOP located at 210-11th Ave has amazing women's and children's clothing on the 2nd floor. Our first floor has furniture and men's clothing, shoes & boots for the whole family. Check out the housewares, sporting goods, books, craft supplies, fabrics, yarn and much more. Open Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10am-4pm. Closed Thursdays. Phone 250-365-7317.
DINA'S CATERING AT CAFFE AMERICANO: Where great food and good people shine! We create memorable and exceptional events to suit every taste. Book your Christmas/birthday/anniversary parties now! email@example.com
EARLY DEADLINE FOR THE DEC. 26 PENNYWISE: Due to our printer's Christmas holiday schedule, the deadline for all Dec. 26 advertising is TUESDAY, DEC. 19 at 10AM. For more info, please call 250-353-2602 or 1-800-663-4619 or see page 4 of this edition for your Advertising Strategist's contact info. Thank you.
GIFT GIVING JUST GOT EASIER! Give Chamber Cash to family, friends, clients and employees as gifts this holiday season. Chamber Cash is accepted the same as cash at participating Kaslo Chamber businesses and organizations. Recipients have more choice while supporting local businesses. Purchase Chamber Cash at the Adventure Centre, 344 Front St. For more info go to www.kaslochamber.com
GOING SOUTH? ISIS has got you covered. Rich & nourishing ISIS EXOTIC SUNBUTTER, our LAVENDERMINT SUN-SPRAY, essential oil travel buddies, and we've even got a few bottles of our famous BUZZ OFF ready! Psst...our EXOTIC SUNBUTTER is also excellent up on the ski hill! ISIS ESSENTIALS, 582 Ward St in Nelson. www.isis.ca
ISIS ESSENTIALS NATURAL PERFUMES: A selection of over 20 exotic and unique natural perfumes to choose from. A beautiful gift for that unique special someone. *Sample Collections available this holiday season. Only at ISIS ESSENTIALS, 582 Ward St in Nelson. Open Monday-Friday, 11am-6pm & Saturday, 12-5:30pm. www.isisnaturalperfume.com
IT'S NOT ALWAYS EASY TO SPOT PHONE/EMAIL SCAMS, and new ones are invented every day. If you suspect that you may be a target of fraud/scam, or if you have already sent funds, don't be embarrassed...you're not alone. If you would like to report a fraud/scam or if you need more information, contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501 or www.antifraudcentre.ca
IT'S WORTH THE DRIVE TO THE ROSEWOOD CAFE on Dec. 31. Ring in the New Year with our Spectacular Buffet! Enjoy gorgeous artistry, from Our Master Chef, which features Prime Rib, Seafood, Vegetarian, Chicken and Delicious Desserts! $50/person. Reservations required. 250-353-7673. Top of Front Street, Kaslo.
JOIN US AT THE ROSEWOOD AND CELEBRATE 24 YEARS IN KASLO! Our Master Chef will be serving roast beef atop our famous Yorkshire puddings, BBQ pork ribs, Rosewood stuffed chicken and vegetarian crepes on Friday, December 15 all for $20.00! Great drink specials and decadent desserts all at RETRO Prices. Reservations recommended. Top of Front Street, Kaslo. 250-353-7673.
KASLO INFONET IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS! Are you an Internet-loving, kind-hearted soul willing to dedicate a bit of time to help your local, not-for-profit Internet Service Provider? If you are skilled in IT, construction or accounting, KiN would love to hear from you! Call 250-353-2305 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org
KAY KNOX'S BOOK, "Gentle Journey, Memoir of a Travelling Gal", tells of growing up in Australia in the 1940s to 60s, then teaching and travelling on three continents. It is a delight to read. A copy will be available at the Kaslo Library, or if you wish to purchase a copy, $25, contact Roberta Huber, 250-353-8781.
KOKANEE PEAKS INTERIORS AND RESTORATION: Need your home ready for the holidays? Quartz Counters, Cabinets, Design and Tile. From Drywall to Finish. Engineered hardwood, $3.49-3.99/sq.ft.; 20"x40" Porcelain tile, $5.99/sq.ft. Book now with one of our designers! 250-352-5150.
KOOTENAY CURRENCY EXCHANGE for all your foreign currency needs. Better than bank rates when buying or selling US dollars. Canadian Gold and Silver Maple Leaf coins in stock. Visit 715 Vernon St, Nelson, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Call 250-354-1441.
MARKETING 101: THE MORE PEOPLE YOU TELL, THE MORE YOU SELL! Tap into the market south of our border! Expand your market into Spokane and Coeur d'Alene and reach thousands of new readers, cost effectively! Place your classified ad in the Pennywise and for only $10 more per week, your ad will appear in both the Spokane Exchange and the Coeur d'Alene Nickel's Worth papers - all 64,000 of them! Expand your market and grow your business! Call Pennywise today 1-800-663-4619.
NOTE THE DATES: WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY, DEC. 13-16, CHRISTMAS MADNESS SALE!! 4 days only, everything in the store 50% off!! Salvation Army Thrift Store, 601 Vernon St, Nelson. Open Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm. 250-352-9819. Some exceptions apply. Cannot be combined with other discounts.
OVERBURDENED WITH DEBT? G.Moroso & Associates, Licensed Insolvency Trustee, situated locally, offers friendly, confidential services to help with financial problems. Call Anna, 250-365-1035 for a free consultation.
PENNYWISE OFFICE HOLIDAY HOURS: The office will be closed from Dec. 21 until Jan. 7, reopening on Monday, Jan. 8. Please note: the deadline for the Dec. 26 paper is TUESDAY, DEC. 19 at 10AM. Happy Holidays!
Pennywise TEXT and WIN Contest! 778-205-0079. Take a picture of your receipt of purchase from any of the participating Meet & Greet businesses (dated from Oct. 24 to Dec. 22, 2017) and text it to Pennywise. You could win your purchase, or up to $100 on purchases over $100. 1st draw Nov. 24 and 2nd draw Dec. 22.
PIONEER FAMILIES OF KASLO BOOK republished for Kaslo's 125th celebration. Original text plus extra stories and many new images tells of life in Kaslo from 1891 to 1915 and beyond. Pick up a copy at Figments or order a copy from the archives, 250-353-3204, email@example.com. $25 including tax. Kootenay Lake Historical Society. Would make a great gift!
PLEASE NOTE! SMOKEY CREEK SALVAGE HOLIDAY CLOSURE: Last day, Friday, Dec. 15. Reopening Tuesday, Jan. 2. 24 hour towing and snow removal will still be operating. 3453 Yeatman Rd, South Slocan. 250-359-7815. Happy Holidays!
PLEASE VISIT OUR ANNUAL TREE OF REMEMBRANCE and add a card in memory of loved ones who have died. Find us in the Credit Union, or if closed, in the lobby of the Kemball Building on 4th St, Kaslo, Dec. 5-16. HSNKL, 250-353-2608.
PSYCHIC READINGS AT COMMON GROUNDS COFFEE HOUSE, CASTLEGAR with RUBIYAH RATNA, BFA., MFA. Experienced meditator, teacher and Psychic Reader for over 35 years. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1-3pm. Weather permitting. Appointments, 250-365-3883.
STARTING JANUARY - Balfour Parent and Child Time in 2 locations! Wednesdays, Harrop Hall, 10am-12pm (Jan. 10-May 31) AND Fridays, Redfish School, 9:30-11:30am (Jan. 19-Mar. 9). Drop in for crafts, songs, snacks, lending library and fun! A free program for parents/caregivers of children up to 5 years. More information: Julie 250-229-2167, firstname.lastname@example.org. Provided by the Kootenay Lake Family Network and CBAL. Like us on Facebook: Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy Kaslo/Balfour.
STILL EAGLE IS OPEN LATE IN DECEMBER. Do your Christmas shopping till all hours of the night! Week of Dec. 4th: 9am-7pm; 11th: 9am-8pm; 18th: 9am-9pm; Christmas eve: till 3 or 4pm. Happy season and see you soon.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for the "One To One Children's Literacy Program" at Redfish School. Would you like to help children build reading skills and self-confidence? 1.5 hrs/week, Feb.-May 2018, during school hours. Training in basic reading strategies provided. To volunteer or for more info: Julie Poetsch, email@example.com or 250-229-2167. A partnership with the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy Kaslo/Balfour.
YULE DIFFUSER BLEND: Our famous Christmas Yule Blend is now ready folks! A festive blend of great Canadian conifers, heavenly spice oils, Mandarin & a hint of Vanilla for sweetness. Come on in & get it! Only at ISIS ESSENTIALS, 582 Ward St in Nelson. Open Monday-Friday, 11am-6pm; Saturday, 12-5:30pm; Sunday Closed.