MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIFE of someone who is blind. Volunteer a couple hours a week as a Vision Mate and you will be matched with someone in your area to help them with everyday activities like running errands and going for a walk. To apply go to www.cnib.ca, email Jacquie.email@example.com, or call 250-763-1191 ext. 6178.
AS A LIFE NAVIGATOR, I inform, guide and empower you through life's twists and turns to discover and overcome any obstacles to living your best life. BA Psych, 20+ years counselling, 10+ years Soul Readings. In Nelson. www.soulwardbound.ca
*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, 250-304-7466.
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.
BALFOUR PARENT AND CHILD TIME PLAYGROUP: Fridays, starting Sept. 28, Redfish Elementary School gym, 9:30-11:30am. Drop-in for crafts, activities, circle time, snacks and fun! A free program for parents/caregivers of children aged birth to 5 years. For more information contact Julie 250-229-2167, email@example.com. Provided by the Kootenay Lake Family Network, Redfish School and CBAL. Like us on Facebook: Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy Kaslo/Balfour.
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
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 & DISTRICT HOSPITAL AUXILIARY SOCIETY GIFT SHOP: Located at 709-10th St, 250-304-1274. Only Shop in Castlegar for new infants' & children's clothing, Monday to Friday, 10am-2pm. TREASURE SHOP: Located at 210-11th Ave, 250-365-7317. Great place to shop for the entire family! Good used clothing, footwear, housewares, craft items, books, games, sports and furniture. Monday to Wednesday, Friday & Saturday, 10am-4pm. www.castlegarhospitalauxiliary.org
ENJOY TWO STILL EAGLES TILL OCT 31! We're filling our new nest at 421 Baker with all your favourite eco-products and sustainable fashions. Big clearance continues at 476, including furniture and shelving.
HOLISTIC WELLNESS EXPERT DR LYNN MIGDAL: offering Transformational Breath Classes starting in October at the Sentinel. See display advertisement in this issue of Pennywise for more details or visit www.drlynnmigdal.com
ISIS ESSENTIALS SALE TIME! End of season fall sale on diffusers, essential oils and adult tidbits. 1 week only Sept. 19-27. Stock up while quantities last! *Reminder: We'll be away Sept. 28-Oct. 18. 582 Ward St in Nelson 1 block up from Baker. Open Monday-Friday, 11am-6pm & Saturday, 12-5:30pm. *CLOSED SEPT. 28-OCT. 18. www.isis.ca
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
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.
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.
REMEMBER: IN CASE OF A POSTAL STRIKE, the Pennywise is always available for you at many local businesses, and even more if a strike is declared. If that happens, go to our website www.pennywiseads.com for the full list of drop off spots in your area. We will also offer a weekly digital delivery service for free! Call 1-800-663-4619, text 778-205-0078, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out where you can pick up your Pennywise, or to sign up for your digital delivery. We always make it work!
SUNSET CUSTOM BLINDS: We have proven that our prices are significantly better than other local suppliers and we offer top of the line window covering solutions. Warranty on all products and installation. Free consult and quote. Call or text 250-509-0545.
TRAIL & DISTRICT HARMONY CHOIR welcomes new members to join our 2018-2019 season. Auditions are not required. Practices are Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30pm from Sept. 5, 2018-Apr. 27, 2019 at Trail United Church. For info go to www.trailharmonychoir.ca or call Liz Stephens, 250-512-8021 or Donna Hollenbeck, 250-368-8300.
VIDEO, FILM, AUDIO TO DIGITAL: Transfers & conversions of videotape, audiotape & movie film. TMTV Studios, Nelson BC. Serving Canada & USA since 1980. www.digitalvideolab.ca Toll free: 1-800-824-TMTV (8688), email: email@example.com
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