A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN OUR TEAM at Waves on the Lake Hair Design. Commission based position, part-time/full-time. Email resume to Sheryl Prisciak at email@example.com Prestige Lakeside Resort Nelson, BC.
ARE YOU A PEOPLE PERSON? Energetic, self-motivated, willing to learn, and a team player? We have a job for you at the ESSO. Send in or drop off your resume at the ESSO gas station in Kaslo. Located across from ACE on Hwy 31. No experience necessary. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, 250-353-2533.
LOOKING FOR ENERGETIC INDIVIDUAL seeking employment in Natural Food store. Good customer service and retail experience is necessary. Candidate needs to be willing to learn about natural health products. Part time position. Please email your resume to email@example.com
MOUNTAIN TREK HEALTH AND FITNESS RETREAT is hiring a prep cook. Responsibilities include helping chef create high-end healthy spa cuisine. Food prep including soup and sauce creations. Setting main dining table and lodge flower displays. Dishes and some evening laundry. Shift alternating 3-4 days per week. Daily hours are 12-8pm. Food Safe required. Our operating season is April to October 31st. Please apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org attn: Simon V.
SALES ASSOCIATE POSITION AT HOME GOODS FURNITURE: Looking for someone passionate about their work who loves to sell. Retail experience an asset along with ability to use a computer. Competitive commission based salary and great team work environment. Expected salary range $45,000-$80,000. Please mail your resume to Home Goods Furniture, PO Box 397, Trail, BC V1R 4L7 or email to email@example.com NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
SUMMER STUDENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Balfour & District Business & Historic Association is hiring a Kootenay Lake Ferry Ambassador. You must be a student returning to full-time studies in the fall. Ride the ferry and help visitors make informed decisions about what to do while in the area, $15/hr. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 23.
16´ CEDAR STRIP CANOE: With electric motor and Road Runner trailer. Cargo model with keel, has seats with backs mounted on the floor, very stable in rough water, $2500; electric Paddle Motor, side mounted, made in USA, won the Innovation Award at 2018 Miami Boat Show, $1000; Road Runner trailer, $1500. Will sell together or separately. 250-368-1256.
2007 HARLEY-DAVIDSON POLICE ROAD KING FLHP: Excellent condition, 103cu.in. engine, 6spd transmission, ABS brakes, Only 16,243mi (26,140km). No accidents & never laid down. Tons of extras: Vance & Hines pipes, chromed front end, custom grips, levers,& mirrors, rider & passenger backrests, highway pegs, Garmin GPS mount. Sale price - a steal at $13,000. Contact Phil, text or phone, 250-505-8344.
HUNTER 23' SAILBOAT: With wing keel, Honda O/B and trailer (1988), four sails (main, jib, 130 jib and chute). Excellent single handed sailing and great family boat, sleeps 4, swim ladder and alcohol stove, includes collapsible zodiac, asking $6000obo. Phone 250-352-0793.
USA - 1999 BAYLINER CIERA EXPRESS 2452: Hard to find, very clean, microwave, range, AC/DC refrigerator, head, dual batteries, including charger, 25W VHF radio, trim tabs, hard top & optional Bimini top over back of boat. Includes 25' Cox trailer, tandem axle with custom wheels, like new tires & spare, surge brakes. Great boat for fishing or cruising, sacrifice for $14,000USD. Call or text Tom, 509-991-8426 Spokane.
YOU WILL BE HARD PRESSED to find a boat in better condition. Low hours and always stored under cover. 2003 Campion Allante 19' Bowrider 565i. The perfect day boat. 5.0L Volvo Penta engine, Volvo Penta SX outdrive, $14,000. 250-226-7757.
WANTED, SOIL OR MANURE: A truckload, delivered up steep driveway on Avis Rd, Winlaw. Doesn't need to be screened, no big rocks, weeds or clay, please. Can only afford to pay $150 cash, including delivery. 250-355-2388.
*MARSHALL HOMES & CONSTRUCTION: Small excavation contractor, capable of getting where most others can't! Damp proofing, foundation repair, new concrete footings/foundations, concrete demo, driveway prep, new waterlines/underground utilities. 250-551-1617, email@example.com
A FAMILY AFFAIR, HERITAGE GUTTERS: Book early for your complimentary estimate on any one of our four exclusive styles of 5x5 Gutter or Gutter Helmet. Lifetime warranty on cleaning and ice damage. Call Andrew 250-551-0189 or Cheryl 250-551-0121 or visit us at www.heritageguttersnelson.com, www.gutterhelmetkootenays.com. WORK SAFE APPROVED.
A&A PAINTING LTD. 32 YRS IN BUSINESS: Professional and best service guaranteed. Spring is here! Call now before we are completely booked, 250-354-9015 Nelson; 250-304-5237 Castlegar; 250-368-1044 Trail. www.aapainting.ca
CLELAND ROOFING & REPAIRS: 27yrs experience, 20yrs certified. Certified roofers are the only way to get your manufacturer's warranty, 10yr transferable warranty. Old-fashioned service. Call 250-367-9380.
HYBREED ROOFING: Residential/commercial, 20+yrs experience, torch-on roofing, decking, metal roofs...and more. Red Seal Certified. Free estimates. 250-608-7777. Guaranteed workmanship...quality you can trust!
PGM INSTALLATIONS: Roofing season is here! Book now! Our experienced crew can help you with all types of asphalt and metal roofing as well as TORCH-ON and flat roofing. We also do soffit & fascia. Commercially insured and WCB covered. Call today for your free estimate. 250-354-2873 or email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
SAMURAI HARDWOOD FLOORING: Did you know? We sell flooring! Hardwoods/cork/bamboo/vinyl, Sanding/refinishing/staircases. Book online for you free in-home consultation. 250-777-0375, www.samuraihardwood.com
SCOOP EXCAVATING: Mini and midsize excavators. Dump truck service. Concrete lock block and stone walls. Landscaping. Water and sewer lines. Foundation drainage, water proofing, and repairs. Topsoil. Site prep. 250-505-3563.
DOWNTOWN CASTLEGAR: 2bdr plus 3rd bdr or recreation room, newly renovated home near schools, fenced yard, nonsmoking only, pets considered with references, available now or July 1, $1200/mo. +utilities. 250-826-1577.
3BDR, 2BATH RENOVATED RENTAL MOBILE HOME, CASTLEGAR: Must be respectful & clean, non-partiers, no drugs, ns/np, natural gas, new appliances, storage shed, available July 1, personal & employment references required, $1500/mo. +utilities & dd. Call 250-304-9025.
KASLO HOUSING SOCIETY Housing Coordinator, assisting residents of Kaslo and Area D with affordable housing. Office hours: Tuesdays 1-3pm, Wednesdays & Thursdays 9am-12pm or by appointment. #23, The Langham, Kaslo, 250-353-8363. Funding for this position thanks to CBT and RDCK/Kaslo EDC.
LIVE-IN GARDENER WANTED: Mirror Lake/Kaslo area. Spend 15hrs/wk gardening/cleaning and in exchange live in a large room of my beautiful house. Pay only for utilities. Includes personal use of common areas as well as use of the vegetable garden if you wish. Call 780-908-0401.
CANOE: 133 Frontier by Old Town, c/w paddles & life jackets, $600; pool table c/w accessories, $150; Floor model drill press c/w vise, $150; gas kiln, front loading, $1250; pug mill, $250; compressor, $150; Green Egg barbecue, $250; wood lathe, $200; Agostino Podomotor (bicycle built for 2) side by side, $2000. Located in Warfield. Will consider offers. 250-512-1330.
EXERCISE CHAIR: AB Lounge Xtream; hairdressing curlers, all sizes; table cloths and material; printer cartridge (UHP901) black and colour ink; floor brush polisher; new electric blanket; new long summer coat; new negligees, bras and shirts; neck pillow. 778-460-0040.
LADDER: Aluminum, multipurpose, as new, $50; new snow deflector for roof, $20; chrome bed extender for smaller truck, $50; large anvil some blacksmith tools and large vise, $250; 124C Husqvarna bush cutter, $85. 250-362-7751.
MY NAME IS ANNA and I will be moving to Crawford Bay in July. I will be offering childcare at my home starting September. Children under the age of 5 years old only. Full-time, part-time and drop-in care available. I will provide snacks, parents are to bring breakfast/lunch for their child. I am childcare professional not a babysitter. I ran a very reputable and successful daycare in my home in Calgary for eleven years and I am currently working as a Montessori teacher at a campus in Calgary for one year now. I will provide a safe, comfortable, fun and loving environment for your child. I have my police clearance. If you have any questions please feel free to email email@example.com Looking forward to hearing from you. Thanks Anna.
$1185+ IS ALREADY IN THE CFNKLS' TREASURE FUND: 95% of it is destined for a local charity, to be selected by the Finder of the CFNKLS' Treasure Box. The Finder gets the beautiful box, and the $100 inside it, and 5% of this Treasure Fund. Our goal this year is to exceed $1750 in the Treasure Fund before the box is found. For full details and clues see www.nkltreasure.wordpress.com
$15 OFF BEST AVAILABLE RATE SUNDAY - THURSDAY at the Quality Inn Oakwood, Spokane, WA. Expires Sept, 30 2018. www.qualityinnoakwood.com12-MILE STORAGE: LOCKERS, BOXES, MOVING SUPPLIES & "LEVEL 4" HIGH-SECURITY SHREDDER. The area's only fully-staffed facility, 7 days/wk... the largest & most experienced too! www.12milestorage.com, 250-825-9666.
*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"-7&fac12;"-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.
*PENNYWISE CAN DELIVER 29,000 FOLLOWERS WEEKLY who would love to shop local. Want to earn their business? Invest in a conversation with your clients… advertise. It will pay off, we will make you famous. Pennywise 1-800-663-4619, Kaslo. Ask about our Full Colour Sale!
ADVANCED CARE PLANNING for Kaslo & area D, free. Contact Elizabeth Brandrick for support questions and concerns. Phone 250-353-7691, extn#303, North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society or elizabethbrandrick@NKLCSS.org
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
BUZZ OFF! It's that time again folks for those pesky buzzing skeeters. Don't fret, we've got you covered. Our famous BUZZ OFF! skeeter repellent is 100% organic & really works. It smells so good some people even wear it as their personal perfume! Super effective against ticks too. Safe for children & animals. Available now at Isis Essentials, 582 Ward St in Nelson, BC, 1 block up from Baker. We ship worldwide! www.isis.ca
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
CELEBRATE OUR 20TH ANNIVERSARY PLUS our annual Strawberry Extravaganza at the Johnson's Landing Retreat Center, Sunday, June 24. Free strawberries and whipped cream, tours of the Centre, yard sale, yoga class, free camping, pot luck vegetarian dinner and fireworks. 250-366-4402.
COMMUNITY CHAT WITH YOUR COMMUNITY FOREST: July 12, 6pm, Kaslo Senior's Hall. Topic - Community-based tenures in the Wildland Urban Interface. See more details in our display advertisement in this issue of Pennywise.
FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR the Kaslo Show and Shine committee, in cooperation with Balfour Auto Body and Mechanical, will be hosting a cruise night every Wednesday in July and August in the Balfour Auto Body parking lot, 6pm till??
GET WISE TO AGE FIGHTING! Learn how easy it is to get visibly younger-looking skin. A simple daily program with TimeWise® skin care helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Call to experience TimeWise® for free! Angeline Droszio, Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant, 778-848-4041, www.marykay.ca/angeline
iDIDaRide & Run Event - Saturday, Aug. 11. 40km ride, 20km ride OR run, 8km ride OR run. Something for your whole family! Basically the same spectacular trails from last year, earlier start times as requested. Visit www.iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca for more details and to register! TrailForks iDIDaRide gives you even more details or call 250-354-3591.
ISO SWIM LESSON INSTRUCTOR: Valid Red Cross Certified necessary. Lessons July 16-20 & July 23-27, Glayco Beach, Howser, in warm Duncan Lake. Pays well, free camping! Info? Email Cari, email@example.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
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.
LEMON CREEK LODGE AND RESTAURANT. Restaurant is now open to the public for the summer season. Open Thursday to Sunday 5-8pm. Daily specials offered as well as our menu. Reservations recommended. We serve only the best just for you. To book call 250-355-2403 or 1-877-970-8090.
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.
MOVE OVER AMAZON. Mountain Baby has a nifty new website! Shop and pay online with free pick-up in store option. Shop for newborn to 12yrs. Plus an easy-peasy gift registry & more. Visit www.mountainbaby.com #shoplocal
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.
QUINTESSENTIAL CARETAKER COUPLE will provide outstanding service in exchange for outstanding accommodations. Some words that describe us are; multi-trade journeyman, meticulous, attention to detail, dependable, fastidious, capable, trustworthy, respectful, financially independent, and bondable. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
RESTORATION SERVICES FOR WATER, FIRE AND WIND DAMAGE: Complete construction and design capabilities! Fans, humidifiers also available for rent. Kokanee Peaks Restoration, 3-3513 Ymir Rd, Nelson. Serving Grand Forks, Salmo, Trail, Castlegar, and all other areas of the Kootenay Boundaries. 24/7 phone: 250-505-8099 or business hours: 250-352-5150.
SELKIRK TRUSS can provide all your custom trusses for your reno or new build. Visit our website www.selkirktruss.com and get the answers to many of your questions. Selkirk Truss, 2894 Sentinel Rd, South Slocan. 250-359-7000.
SILVERKING STORAGE: Nelson's convenient RV, Boat and Mini Storage with 24 hour access. Coming soon Covered RV and Boat Storage. Please contact us to reserve your spot for this fall!! www.silverkingstorage.ca 250-825-4199.
THE FRIDAY MARKET IN NEW DENVER happens every Friday until the end of Sept. Hours: 10am-2pm. Featuring locally grown produce, flowers, plants, fresh baking and delicious prepared foods. Artisans from this region are known for the quality of their beautiful handmade arts & crafts. For info, phone 250-358-2774 or email: email@example.com
THE KASLO SATURDAY MARKET runs every Saturday, from June 5 until Sept. 22, from 10am-2pm in Front Street Park. Come find local artisans, farmers, bakers, and live music every week! firstname.lastname@example.org
THE TREEHOUSE RESTAURANT offers renowned breakfast all day, an extensive lunch menu, and scrumptious desserts. Open 7 days a week, 6:30am-3pm. Don't forget Friday Nights until 7pm. Specials every day! 250-353-2955.
USA - FDA REGISTERED HEARING AIDS: 100% Risk-Free! 45 Day Home Trial. Comfort Fit. Crisp Clear Sound. If you decide to keep it, PAY ONLY $299USD per aid. FREE Shipping. Call Hearing Help Express, 1-855-409-6129.
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
WANT MORE CLASSICANADIAN CROSSWORDS? Sign up and you'll get a fresh new puzzle emailed straight to you! New puzzle every Wednesday, for subscribers only. www.ClassiCanadianXwords.ca. Barb Olson, 250-551-7441.
ADVERTISING IN PENNYWISE has never hurt a business… advertise until you get too busy and can't keep up! What a great problem to have! Advertising pays. Pennywise 1-800-663-4619, Kaslo. Ask about our Full Colour Sale!
BEFORE YOU GO ON HOLIDAY, check air conditioning, trailer hitch, brakes, tires, tune-up, towing accessories. Keep your family safe this summer. Kootenay Motors, traditional values, modern technology, 213 Baker St, Nelson. 250-352-5383, www.kootenaymotors.com
GARBAGE CAN DAN JUNK REMOVAL: Full estate clean-outs, household, campers, trailers, motorhomes, commercial, construction waste, furniture, agricultural waste, appliances, garage clean-outs. Anything you need gone quick! "Cleaning up the Kootenays." 250-226-7569.
RHONDA RUSTON Q.C. LAWYER, NOTARY: Bringing more than 30yrs experience to the Kootenays. Providing accessible, affordable legal services regarding Real Estate and other property matters, Wills, Advanced Care/Incapacity Planning, Probate, general Business, Family dispute resolutions. Call 250-353-2028. 2nd Floor, 404 Front St, Kaslo. www.RustonLaw.ca
TAP INTO THE MARKET SOUTH OF OUR BORDER! Expand your market, and reach new readers - cost effectively! 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 - all 64,000 of them! Expand your market and grow your business! Call Pennywise today 1-800-663-4619.
NOTICE OF AGM: The Balfour Recreation Commission Board of Directors is calling an AGM to be held on Wednesday, June 27 at 7pm at the Balfour Hall. Come out and see what has been happening in your community.
ANYONE NOTICE THE NEW CANADIAN TIRE CATALOGUE? Interesting since "print is dead." NOT. You can choose to share your new products and your special prices with your social media circle only… but why would you? The most effective advertising you can do is across multiple platforms. The more people you tell, the more you sell, so do yourself a favour and advertise. Pennywise 1-800-663-4619, Kaslo. Ask about our Full Colour Sale.
THE CFNKLS' TREASURE FUND is soon to go to a local charity in Area D, selected by whoever finds the hidden CFNKLS' Treasure Box. The Finder gets 5% of the Treasure Fund, and the lovely box, and the $100 bill inside the box. Already the Treasure Fund has received more than $1185 from local donors. Our goal is to achieve a total of $1750 or more. For daily updates on the growing size of the Treasure Fund see www.nkltreasure.wordpress.com
WANTED: ISO affordable, pet friendly housing, beginning July/August. My dog Bruce and I are moving to the Kootenays to study at Selkirk. Bruce is well socialized and we are respectful and tidy tenants who like to stay active. We are hoping to find a friendly house to call home. 250-266-7142.
"ANY SUFFICIENTLY ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY is indistinguishable from magic." Fast, affordable solutions, upgrades & repairs. In home or drop off service. Mel B Digital, 404 Front St, Unit 3, Kaslo, 250-353-3239. Visit www.melbdigital.com
*AAATREEWORKSNELSON.COM BY WYLEE WORKS INC: Serving the West Kootenay since 2005. WCB Certified Fallers, ISA Arborists, WCB & Commercially Insured. Selective Harvesting, Hazardous Tree Removal, Professional Tree Care and Wildfire Protection, with a Tree Chipper, 14' Dumper Trailer and 4x4 John Deere Tractor w/12,000lb Winch. Call Wylee, 250-551-4672.
*GLACIER VALLEY TREE CARE: Local danger tree professionals. Utility certified lift trucks. Whole tree chippers. Stump grinding. Pruning. Landclearing. Selective logging. Certified arborists, fallers, assessors. Free same day assessment and advice. Jim Sipkes 22yrs experience. 250-304-3774. Jim@glaciertree.com
COLUMBIA TREE SERVICES/SIMS CONTRACTING LTD: Call Pat Sims for a free estimate for 60' bucket truck, chipping, climbing/rigging, stump grinding, soil delivery. Certified, Insured, WorkSafe. Thousands of satisfied customers since 1980. 250-367-7939.
GET YOUR LAWN HERBICIDE SPRAYED and fertilized by certified and licensed professional. Chemical or natural alternatives, lawn assessment report w/each visit. Visit www.kootenaygroundmaintenance.com for information. Call for free quote, 250-304-4675.
NEUROFEEDBACK NELSON: 517 Baker. Neurofeedback addresses problems of brain dysregulation including concussion, anxiety-depression spectrum, attention deficits, behaviour disorders, stroke, various sleep disorders, headaches, PMS, emotional disturbances, seizures, ADD and autism spectrum. 10yrs experience working with Neurofeedback. Call/email for more info, 250-825-0105, firstname.lastname@example.org Certified by EEG Institute, www.eeginfo.com
2009 DODGE CHALLENGER: V6 auto, full load, orange-red, mint, one owner, garage stored, never winter or rain driven, 30,000kms, smells as new, new 275/40R20 tires, Boss rims, all spoilers & emblems of Hemi, stainless dual exhaust, must see, $20,000. 778-476-2046, Balfour.
2011 VW GTI: 3dr auto, very good condition, 117,000kms, extras include plaid upholstery, sunroof and Sirius Radio option, never been in an accident and never smoked in, $14,999obo. Call 250-231-3449 for more info, Rossland.
1ST ANNUAL WORD OF MOUTH RACE: Your mouth - our paper… and go! Who has the best chance of reaching 29,000+ shoppers first? Yes, we'll take bets… :) Pennywise 1-800-663-4619, Kaslo. Ask about our Full Colour Sale!
BOOK YOUR MOUNTAIN BIKING VACATION AND COME TO KASLO: Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. 5 events - one day. 40km XC mountain bike; 20km XC mountain bike; 20km trail run; 8km mountain bike and 8km trail run. Something for the whole family. Register at www.iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca
CANADA DAY CELEBRATION AT THE SS MOYIE, 1-5pm, July 1. Free hot dogs, live music, kids' games, face painting, dunk tank, strawberries and ice-cream. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Kootenay Lake Historical Society, 250-353-2525.
FUN AND EXCITING SUMMER ROCK MUSIC CAMPS for newbies and beginners (7-14yrs) at Supercat Studios, Castlegar. Instruments included. July and August sessions. 250-365-1671. www.supercatstudios.com Book today! Sessions are filling up fast!
KASLO 125: To celebrate Kaslo's 125th birthday, the Kaslo & District Public Library is searching for people to tell stories about the history of Kaslo, on Aug. 12. Contact the library at 250-353-2942 or email@example.com for more information or to volunteer for this fun event.
MOTION COMMOTION! Is the theme for this year's Summer Reading Club! Fridays, July 6-Aug. 17 at the Library. 9-10am, ages 3-5; 11am-12pm, ages 6-9; 2-3pm ages 10-12. Free program, registration required. Phone 250-353-2942, email firstname.lastname@example.org or drop in to register. This program is brought to you by the Kaslo & District Public Library.
NKL FAMJAM: The North Kootenay Lake Family Jamboree is happy to invite you to a once-monthly day of organic food & social entertainment for ALL AGES. Come out on the FIRST SATURDAY of each month from 2pm until late to the LVCC Hall in Meadow Creek! 2pm: free community time, including a kids play area, full gymnasium and two lanes of bowling! 5:30pm: healthful and delicious fully organic meal for ~$10 (dinner includes entry to the dance). 7pm: DJ dance party for $10! Camping available on site! https://nklfamjam.wordpress.com/
OUR SECOND ANNUAL FIBREFEELIA FEST, a Kootenay fibre arts event, is happening in New Denver June 30-July 1. The Fest will focus on fibre related workshops; knitting, quilting, felting, spinning, dyeing and more, over the two days (fibrefeeliafest.ca), along with a free admission Marketplace at Lucerne School. Yarn Tasting held June 29, 7-9pm at the Bosun Hall. Tickets $20 available Sew Much More, 250-551-6509 in New Denver.
PIG ROAST & DANCE: Saturday, June 23 at the Slocan Valley Legion, 502 Harold St, Slocan. Dinner served 6-8pm, Dance 8-10pm. Tickets at Mountain Valley Station or phone 250-355-2672 to reserve. Tickets $20/ea. Legion members $15/ea. Dance only $10/ea. Music by Diamond Willow & Two for Tripping. The Legion welcomes members & guests.
SILVERTON GALLERY REOPENS JULY 1! With all day fun! Art Exhibition; Dog Show; Slide Show & Pop-entertainment; plus evening dance with Holly Hyatt & Jon Burden & Clinton Swanson. Details: email@example.com
ST. ANDREW'S UNITED ANNIVERSARY SERVICE with Rev. Shelley Stickel-Miles, Sunday, July 8, 10am. Dedication of a brass plaque honouring past Service Club members who contributed so much to St. Andrew's and the Kaslo community. Wheelchair accessible.
THE SPIRIT OF SLOCAN COMMITTEE is preparing for our 3rd Annual 'FAMILY FAIR DAY' to be held on Sunday, September 2 in Slocan City and we welcome all Artisans and Vendors. For registration information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
TO THE SALMO COMMUNITY: The Valour Ministries will be having a family day in KP Park in Salmo, Saturday, June 23, 10am-4pm. This event will have face painting for the kids, miniature golf all for all ages, gospel music, hot dogs & soft drinks. Bring lawn chairs and hope to see you there! Yours sincerely Michael Adkins.
TREASURE for the finding! The second annual CFNKLS Treasure Hunt is now underway. Did you find the clues in this issue of PENNYWISE? (You didn't?) Then read more carefully. And check for other continuing clues frequently at www.nkltreasure.wordpress.com
2 DAY EVENT, MOVING SALE: Saturday/Sunday, June 23/24, 8am-2pm, rain or shine, 840 Portland St, Trail. Home furnishings/Decor, Workshop/Garden tools, Books/Art supplies, Fashion/Linens, Toonie table, Free stuff table. Every $5 sale entered in Lucky Draw for Rocking Horse.
MOVING SALE: Everything must go! Examples; 1910 Sphinx Singer Sewing machine, 2 unique love seats, 42" Samsung TV with stand, new 78" china cabinet glass, power washer, air conditioner and lots more good stuff. Must be sold by June 26. Whispering Pines Manufactured Home Park, Unit 19, 500-16th Ave, Genelle.
BEAUTIFUL, PRIVATE 33 ACRES, with 2 homes, halfway between Castlegar & Nelson. Please go to Property Guys ID #198104 for pictures & video. For more information call Dave, 250-354-9201. Realtor inquiries welcomed.
CASTLEGAR HOME FOR SALE: North/central Columbia Ave, 1367sq.ft. home with kitchen, living room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms on main floor, plus 1044sq.ft. full basement with bedroom, bathroom, living room, and storage area. Zoned commercial/residential. Ideal for family home, rental, or home-based business, $275,000. Offers welcome. Phone 250-365-4823.
CUSTOM BUILT 3BDR RANCHER: Full basement, open concept, skylights, radiant in-floor heating, tile & hardwood, jacuzzi ensuite, so much more on 2.5 acre corner lot, southern exposure, private beautiful yard and garden, elk fenced, 5mins to town, 8yrs old, $434,000. 250-365-3411.
DEVELOPMENT LAND - CASTLEGAR: 10.85 acres shovel-ready for development. Easy walk to shopping, banking, medical clinic, restaurants. Beautiful panoramic view. Engineered layout for 26 strata homes. All utilities to property line. Includes a 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom home, $1,799,000. Offers welcome. Phone 250-365-4823 for more info.
LOG CABIN ON PRIVATE treed sloping 6.93acres, 10mins north Winlaw. Water licence, creek on property, septic, electricity, several outbuildings. Not willing to finance. Immediate possession, $175,000. 778-460-5523.
USA - 4BDR, 2BATH, HOME: Full basement, 2700sq.ft., wraparound patio, magnificent view overlooking CdA River, must see to appreciate, 32'x60' garage/carport, 32'x64' heated shop with plumbing, located on 5 fenced acres, set up for livestock with two hay sheds, $495,000USD. 208-689-3910.
SWIM TO SURVIVE: Basic training in the skills to survive and help others with unexpected falls into deep water. Children, July 17 & 19, 11:30am-1pm; Adults, July 24 & 26, 5-6:30pm, FREE, Slocan Lake. MUST PRE-REGISTER. For info or to register call Slocan Valley Recreation, 250-226-0008.
7.4 ACRE LOT: This once upon a time apple orchard is one of the nicest pieces of property in the Slocan Valley, with a wonderful gravity water system, fertile soil, super sunny, highway access in place, on golf course. This is a dream piece of property, asking $205,000. 250-226-7809, www.golfvalleyview.ca, Facebook
USA - 2 WATERFRONT LOTS ON HAYDEN LAKE: Brush removed and cleaned up, trees limbed, park-out. New access road, quiet, private setting, year-round access, one lot sides to forest service land. Lowest price on the lake! Seller will cooperate with brokers, $174,900USD ea. 949-427-0033 or e-mail email@example.com
ALL PLAY PET CARE & ADVENTURES: Socialize your dog in a supervised, friendly environment. B&B open 7 days a week. Healthy dog food & supplies. www.allplay.ca, Castlegar. 250-365-2886, firstname.lastname@example.org
JOY'S HOUSE CALL GROOMING offers all the benefits of a salon in the convenience of your home. Professional Groomer with over 40 years experience. Limited bookings available. Call/text 250-608-0547 or email@example.com
USA - HOUND/HEELER MIX: Male, 2yrs old, in search of his forever home, find out more details about "Fiddle" on www.PetFinder.com or email questions to FFR@TheFurryFarmRescue.org His adoption fee is $200USD and it covers all vaccinations, neutering, training & microchip.
CASA DEL SOUL BED & BREAKFAST & ART STUDIO in Nelson. Bright, colourful, serene, organic breakfast, use of kitchen & own fridge, close to town, private entrance, parking, free art class included. Call 250-352-9135, email firstname.lastname@example.org
SUNSHINE BAY RIDING CLUB FUN SHOW: Sunday, July 1, on Erindale Rd, Harrop. Join us at our beautiful grounds for equestrian fun. Learning classes; Western and English for all ages. Concession all day w/pancake breakfast 8am-11am. For info 250-825-9963, 250-777-1599, www.sunshinebayridingclub.com/calendarofevents/july
WE ARE RETIRING AND SELLING THE FARM: Must sell my goats. 3-6mo. old Nigerian dwarf does, little beauties; 1 bigger 2yr old milk doe, calm, quiet like relaxation therapy; 1 spectacular purebred Nigerian dwarf buck. These are good looking, healthy, friendly goats with up-to-date shots and wormer. 250-362-5149.
OBITUARY AND IN MEMORIAM DISPLAY ADS placed in Pennywise may be viewed by friends and family members worldwide at www.pennywiseads.com/obit Your loved one will also be included in our year-end remembering video of the 'notices of passing' that were published in Pennywise that year. (Please note, this website exposure is a FREE service.)
COMMUNITY FUTURES OFFERS SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOPS! Storytelling is critical to get your clients' attention on social media: "Writing Your Business Story" with Kate Harrison Whiteside on June 26 (1-4pm), $50 +GST. To register: 250-352-1933 extn#100 or email: email@example.com Full schedule: www.futures.bc.ca/workshops/
DALE FROM TRAIL GOOD USED FURNITURE: The boutique second hand store and warehouse. We buy and sell, help recycle. Can furnish your home from top to bottom. Store at 792 Rossland Ave, Trail, open Thursday and Friday, 12-6pm and Saturday, 10am-3pm. Warehouse shopping by appointment any day, any time. 250-367-9939.
POWER LIFT/RECLINER CHAIR: Golden Tech MaxiComfort, 1yr old, 2 motor power lift/recliner, w/adjustable reclining options, preset options including TV watching, sleep, zero gravity and Trendelenburg, new $2800, asking $1500. 250-231-3858.
FREE BUSINESS COUNSELLING FOR NEW AND EXISTING BUSINESSES. A Community Futures representative will be in at the Castlegar Chamber of Commerce on Wednesdays, June 20 & 27. Come for a free appointment in Nelson on Thursdays June 21 & 28. Salmo on Tuesday, June 19 and Kaslo on Wednesday, June 20. Call 250-352-1933 extn#100 to book a time. Community Futures also offers business loans, business workshops, resource library, Self-Employment program, 1-on-1 business counselling and the Basin Business Advisors Program! www.futures.bc.ca
FREE USED ANTIFREEZE: No charge drop-off for scrap steel, cars/trucks etc, most white goods and all non-ferrous goods, tires (w/o rims), batteries. Certified yard. Smokey Creek Salvage, South Slocan. 250-359-7815 or 1-877-376-6539.
HARROP-PROCTER FOREST PRODUCTS: Your local source for sustainably harvested building materials. Timbers, decking, siding, paneling, fencing and a wide variety of cedar lumber. We also custom cut to order. Make the green consumer choice by supporting BC's only Eco-Certified Community Forest. Check out our products & story at www.hpcommunityforest.org. Free local delivery on minimum orders. Call 250-551-5452 for a quote. Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm & Saturday, 9am-3pm.
HAVING A PIG ROAST? We have sides of pork, any reasonable offer accepted, trades are welcome. Slocan Valley consciously raised pork, Organic feed, Wild Boar, Berkshire, Tamworth cross. 250-226-7037, firstname.lastname@example.org
SLOCAN VALLEY BLACK ANGUS BEEF: Sides $3.99/lb; ground beef special, $100 freezer packs; 50lb dog bones, $49.99, soup bones and organs. Government inspected. Home of the Happy Cows. Wayne Savinkoff, 250-226-BEEF.
LIVE-IN GARDENER WANTED: Mirror Lake/Kaslo area. Spend 15hrs/wk gardening/cleaning and in exchange live in a large room of my beautiful house. Pay only for utilities. Includes personal use of common areas as well as use of the vegetable garden if you wish. Call 780-908-0401.
RETIRED COUPLE LOOKING FOR comfortable home to rent with gas heat and storage. Long time residents and past home owners, nonsmokers with no pets or dependents. Quiet, clean and solvent, $1250/mo. +utilities, Nelson to Kaslo. 250-551-4386.
SINGLE PROFESSIONAL wanting private stand-alone one bedroom with washer/dryer for July 1st. In the country or on the water 15 minutes outside of Nelson. Responsible nonsmoker with no pets. 250-254-8222. Cheers!
ROSETOWN ANTIQUES IS FOR SALE: Land & building sold separate from stock, South Slocan junction. Serious inquiries only. 250-359-7888 or 250-359-7882 mornings or evenings. Listed with Property Guys #30950.