Manitoulin Expositor Classifieds

Have you a DRINKING PROBLEM? Maybe Alcoholics Anonymous can help you. Meetings Wednesdays and Saturdays, 8 pm at St. Bernard’s Church, Little Current.

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. To receive adult or youth/parent information on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, more commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, or to volunteer with our Association, please contact: The Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Association of Ontario. Tel: 416-222-8820 or 1-877-632-6682 (outside GTA) or write to: Ste. 402, 170 Donway West, Toronto, ON M3C 2G3. Please visit our web site at:

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group. For those affected by the disease and their caregivers, meetings will be the third Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 3:30 pm. Mindemoya Public Library (at the Municipal office building), Mindemoya. Call Marilyn at 705-368-0756, Ext 238 if there are any questions. All welcome.

Manitoulin Family Resources offers programs to support and promote positive family relationships on Manitoulin and the North Shore. Violence against Women Services: Haven House Shelter, Outreach Counseling Crisis Line 705-377-5160; Toll Free Crisis Line 800-465-6788; Children’s Services: Manitoulin Best Start Hub, Child Care 705-368-3400; Help Centre: Treasures Thrift Shop, Food Bank 705-377-5532; Administration 705-377-5532.

Are you concerned about someone’s drinking? Al-Anon has one purpose: Welcoming, giving hope and comfort to help family and friends of alcoholics. Changed attitudes can aid recovery. Stepping Stones Al-Alon Group: Thursdays at 7 pm in the library room at the Missionary Church, 51 Young Street, Mindemoya, 705-377-4892/705-377-5138. Espanola Al-Anon, Tuesdays at 7 pm, Anglican Church, 213 Tudhope Street, Espanola, 705-869-6595.

Questions or concerns about diabetes? We can help. Please contact the MHC Diabetes Training and Care Centre. Individual and group appointments available with a registered nurse or dietitian certified in diabetes education. Clinics in Little Current, Mindemoya, Silver Water, Gore Bay and Manitowaning. Please call 705-368-2300 ext. 2415 for more information. Self-referrals accepted.

Gateway To Life Church, 9 am to 10 am; Gateway Kidz Ages 4-12. 10:30 am; Sunday Worship. 7 pm; Tuesday Bible Study. Affiliated with the P.A.O.C., 22 Vankoughnet Street East, P.O. Box 681, Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0. Pastor Philip Hovi 705-368-0245, email


2010 Ford F150 XLT 4×4 SuperCrew cab. 117,000 km, bed liner, tow package, four studded tires on rims, new brake job. $18,900. 705-282-7401.

1993 HY-L trailer for sale. Sleeps eight. Fully furnished. Complete with all accessories, BBQ, patio sets. Asking $15,000 obo. Call Mary at 705-688-3733.

M7060 Kubota tractor with 7’ bucket, 410 hours, asking $49,900. Terms available, full warranty. Phone 705-368-2311.

Ford New Holland BR740A 4X5 round baler, silage special with bale command, endless belts, wide pickup, net and twine. Call 705-377-6667, or 705-282-7742.

37’ 1990 Legend trailer in great condition on a corner lot in Manitoulin Resort on Manitoulin Island. Sleeps eight with two bedrooms (double bed, four bunk beds and fold-out couch). Three-piece bathroom with full kitchen and dinette. Three-year-old 40’x10’ deck with metal roof over deck and trailer. Includes wood-constructed 8’x12’ shed (three years old). Smoke and pet free. $15,300 includes 2017 park fees if purchased by May 31, 2017. ( Please call 905-734-9042.

1985 Honda Interstate, low mileage ready to tour. Too large for me now. $1,200 OBO. 705-368-3508.

Poplar and cedar campfire wood by the bundle and mixed hardwood firewood by the cord available in Mindemoya. Call 705-348-1778 or email for inquires concerning prices and delivery.

Just in time for summer vacations! 2004 21’ Majestic motorhome. Excellent condition. AC in cab and coach; sleeps five; microwave, TV, fridge, stove and oven; works on propane or electric, three-piece bath; third captain’s chair; Ford 350 motor, only 187,000 km. Asking $15,700 certified. 705-283-1265.


1965 26’ Shepherd double plank mahogany boat, 318, 4BBL on a 33’ galvanized dual axle 7,500 lb. trailer. Asking $9,000. Call John at 705-282-0808.


Donate your old car or truck or farm tractor, etc., or even an old metal boat to our church. We can send a truck right to you to pick these up, and in return you will receive an income tax receipt for the scrap value of your donation to St. Bernard’s Church, Little Current. Please, no smaller items such as fridges, stoves, hot water tanks, etc. Contact Tony Ferro at 705-368-3066 or Jim Griffin at 705-859-2289.

Attention everyone! We are planning an Island-wide History of Community of Christ (RLDS) event in September. We are looking for any information, pictures, or stories of people who have attended any of our Island churches for weddings, blessings, suppers, and services throughout the years. We are trying to put together a timeline of our history. Any information would be greatly appreciated. You can email me at or send me a private message on Facebook, or feel free to post directly to our Facebook page: Providence Bay Community of Christ. Thank you very much.


Multi-Family Yard Sale, rain or shine, May 27, 8:30 am to 3 pm, 51 Pike Lake Road in Sheguiandah (Pike Lake Farms). Household items, books, children’s videos/DVD, horse tack, Lagostina pots and pans, treadmill, Princess House crystal serving platters, electric ovens.


1000 sq. ft. commercial space available downtown Little Current. Street grade access, modern interior finish, extensive off street parking. Available immediately! Call Steve at 705-368-2381.

Duplex for rent. Two bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, garage. Available immediately. Located in beautiful town of Kagawong. 705-690-5772.

Seasonal camp on Lake Kagawong. Beautiful location, east side, glorious sunsets, three bedrooms, one bath, no WIFI or TV, $800/wk. May to August. Call Dougal at 647-860-2815.

1,000 sq. ft. commercial ground floor space, 15 Worthington Street, downtown Little Current. Available July 1. Parking spaces available. Phone Bryan at 705-348-1167 or Brad at 705-869-8125.

One-bedroom apartment in great location close to downtown Little Current and Low Island. Furnished or unfurnished, short-term or long-term rental available. Call 705-368-6240 for viewing appointment.

Spacious two-bedroom apartment in Little Current now available for immediate occupancy. Close to everything. All electric heat, very reasonable, fridge and stove included, non-smoking, no pets, first and last month required, $800 plus hydro. Grass cutting and snow removal provided. Call 705-368-1859 after 4 pm, leave message, or call 705-368-2300 EXT. 2622 and leave a message.

Little Current two-bedroom house for rent across from grocery stores and pharmacy, $900 plus hydro. Call 705-507-6495.

Available June 15 Little Current! Large upstairs furnished room with private half bath in quiet homey environment with kitchen and yard privileges. Walk to all businesses and hospital. Hydro, washing machine, TV, Wi-Fi included. No smoking. $580, call 705-368-1944 or cell: 705-968-0233, leave your number.


Male senior citizen, non-smoker, non-drinker, looking to rent space, such as granny flat, room, space to convert into an apartment, etc. Money no issue. Contact 705-583-2066.

Island Locksmith looking for a quiet waterfront spot for my wife and I to park our trailer for the summer months, anywhere on the Island. Please call Andy at 705-507-6753.

Two-bedroom apartment in Sheguiandah. 705-507-0037.

Breaking news! Are you a lonely senior devastated with high hydro costs, tax bills and other expenses. Look no further, I’m a male senior, non-smoker, and non-drinker, physically challenged, also lonely but financially secure and looking for a place to live. Call 705-583-2066.


Weekly Grief Support Group, Spring Bay Pentecostal Church, 9351 Hwy 542, Spring Bay. Sessions are held on Thursdays, 7 pm to 9 pm. You are welcome to begin attending our Grief Share group at any point. Phone 705-377-5060 for more info.

Come join us for an evening of live entertainment with George Williamson and Friends at the Sheguiandah Seniors’ Club on May 27, 7 pm to? For more information call 249-777-3140.

Relay for Life at Manitoulin Secondary School on June 2. Please donate to Relay for Life supporting “Team Kennedy” for cancer survivor Wyatt

Kennedy. All donations go to the Canadian Cancer Society. Help the Society that helps you when you need it the most. Donations can be left at Luc’s Pizza and Eatery, Little Current.

The Grass Roots Garden Club invites you to our plant sale on Saturday, June 3 from 10 am until we are sold out. The plant sale will take place at the Manitoulin Hotel & Conference Centre parking lot (66 Meredith Street, Little Current). All proceeds will go to local charity.

Homemade Lasagna Dinner, Friday, June 2, 5 pm to 7 pm, Park Centre, Kagawong. Take-out available. Adults, $15; children under 10, $7. For advance tickets call 705-282-1031 or pay at the door. Fundraiser for St. John’s Anglican Church.

Spring Luncheon at St. Francis Anglican Church in Mindemoya, Wednesday, May 31 from 11 am to 1 pm. A delicious lunch of soup sandwiches and desert. $12. Take-out available, free delivery in Mindemoya. Call 705-210-0409.

***”Free!!!!”*** a’MAZE’ing Kids Event. Mazes, games, crafts, and music for ages JK to Grade 6, Saturday, May 27, 9 am to 11:30 am at the Recreation Cultural Centre Arena, 2338 Wikwemikong Way, Wikwemikong. Lounge for parents with coffee and treats. Call Manitoulin Community Church for more info: 705-859-3384.

***FREE*** Late Night Launch, Grades 7-12, Saturday, May 27, 7 pm to 9 pm at the Recreation Culture Centre Arena, 2338 Wikwemikong Way, Wikwemikong. Fun games, snacks and challenges. Call Manitoulin Community Church for more info: 705-859-3384

The Little Shoppe Around The Corner at Knox United Church, Manitowaning now open for the season. Store hours are Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm. Gift items and clothing to fit all sizes. We Believe In Jesus.

Knox United Church is open for private prayer and meditation on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm until October 28. We Believe In Jesus.

WILDFLOWER WALKS led by Mira and Judith Jones. First meeting: Wednesday, May 24, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Wagg’s Woods in Mindemoya (parking at municipal office, entrance next to Island Animal Hospital). Second meeting: Wednesday, May 31, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Freer Point Trail, Honora (parking at 2392 Hwy 540). Additional meetings TBA. Cost: $8 per person; under 12 are free. Info: or 705-859-1027.

Farmers’ Market Café will take place every Friday from 9 am to 12 noon at Red Roof Pavilion on the Gore Bay waterfront. Join us for a sweet treat and a beverage. May 19 to October 7. See you there. All Saints Anglican Church.

Attention Manitoulin craftspeople/artisans/artists/etc. You are once again invited to participate in the Little Current Canada Day Summer Fair on Saturday, July 1. Please plan on setting up your table (or booth or display) down the centre of Little Current’s front street that day as guests of the Little Current Business Improvement Association. This year, you are also invited to do the same thing on the Friday of Haweater Weekend, August 4, as guests of the Little Current Lions Club. There are no fees for either day, and publicity and advertising is looked after by the sponsor organizations. To register or for any other questions, please contact Rena Collins at 705-368-2630 (please leave a message). Email contact is:

Olde Tyme Dance–Musical tribute to the Silver Water Orchestra. Original members were: Hazel Addison, Dorothy Addison, Bob Duncanson, Alvin Pickard, Alma Noble and Wilfrid Joyce. Dance, May 27, Silver Water Community Hall, 20530 Hwy 540. Music: 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm; doors open at 6:30 pm; luncheon at 10:30 pm. Tickets are $10 each, lunch included. Quantity limited to 150 tickets being sold. For advanced tickets call Karen at 705-283-1350 or Myra at 705-283-3929. Polka, Waltz, Mexican Hat Dance, Paul Jones, Two Step, Square Dancing, Heel Toe, Schottische.

Meet Green Party of Ontario leader Mike Schreiner, Thursday, June 1 at 5 pm at the Mindemoya Curling Club followed by a light supper, $10 AGM. For more information contact Sarah at 705-859-3345, or email

Spring Rummage Sale at Knox United Church in Manitowaning on Wednesday, May 31 from 10 am to 4 pm, Thursday, June 1 from 10 am to 4 pm, Friday, June 2, from 10 am to 4 pm, Saturday, June 3 from 10 am to 12 noon. Clothing and housewares. Proceeds to the Knox United Church.

Campbell Horticultural Society Annual Plant and Bake Sale, Saturday, May 27, 9 am at the Old Schoolhouse Gazebo next to the Mindemoya Arena.

Rockville Hall Euchre, fun for all ages, starting June 6 at 7:30 pm then every Tuesday evening until September 26. Come and support the hall. Also Rockville potluck dinner, May 27 at 6:30 pm.

The Board of Directors of Manitoulin Health Centre will be holding their next Board meeting on Thursday, May 25 at 7 pm in the Board Room of the Mindemoya Hospital site. Regular meetings of the Board are open to the public to attend and observe, with the exception of in-camera issues.

Spring Rummage Sale, Friday, May 26, 9 am to 1 pm and Saturday, May 27, 9 am to 1 pm, Lyons Memorial United Church, 17/19 Meredith Street, Gore Bay. Proceeds go to United Church Outreach Programs.

Bake Sale, May 31 from 10 am to ?, Bank of Montreal lobby, Manitowaning. Proceeds go to Fixing Our Felines Manitowaning.


Royal Canadian Legion Branch #177 Little Current hours: Closed Sundays and Mondays. Open Tuesday through Saturday, 4 pm to closing.


#348 Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps: Sea Cadets meeting each Monday from 6:30 pm to 9 pm, Little Current Public School, ages 12 to 18. For information call 705-368-2031.


Wanted, someone to rake my lawn. Please call 705-368-1768.


Big brothers Track and Trapper are pleased to announce the safe arrival of little sister Timber, born May 4, 2017 at Health Sciences North, weighing 5 lbs. 11 oz. Proud mom and dad are Katie and Chris Cyr, grandparents are Greg and Ann Pyette of Sheguiandah and Bev and Francis Cyr of Blind River.


My sincere thanks to Dr. Robinson for performing my recent surgery. I would like to thank the staff at the specialist clinic in Little Current, and Dr. McRae for all their help in arranging for my recent surgery. A special thanks to Lori Green and Laurie Stevens for their assistance in scheduling.

Peter Paisley

The family of Jeanette Allen has many people to thank for Jeanette’s care before her passing on April 3, 2017. Thank you to the ambulance drivers and the Little Current doctors and nurses on February 12, during the awful weather and storm, for taking care of Jeanette as well as for her stay at the Little Current hospital until she got a room in the cardiology unit at Health Sciences North in Sudbury. A big thank you Rudy Corbiere for being there and helping to convince Jeanette that she needed to go on to the Sudbury hospital.

Thank you to Dr. Syan, the cardiologist, and all the nurses on floor 8 of Health Sciences North. Thank you to the ambulance drivers who brought Jeanette back to the Little Current hospital to be discharged. Thank you Colleen of the Assiginack Family Health Team for all the help to the Allen family to ready their home in Manitowaning for Jeanette’s return home in March. Thank you to the ambulance driver for taking Jeanette back to hospital in Mindemoya and to Colleen and Jennifer for your support in convincing Jeanette to reside in the Wikwemikong Nursing Home, even though Jeanette never made it to the nursing home. Thanks to all our friends, neighbours, and family for their cards, phone calls and visits. A big thanks to Laurie and Stacy for staying by their Mum’s side all through her stay in Sudbury.

Thank you all, Stan and family

I would like to extend my heartfelt thanks for the cards, phone calls and words of condolence on the passing of my brother, Archie Kruger, so of Peter and Jenny Kruger.

Those we love don’t go away,

They walk beside us every day.

Unseen, unheard, but always near.

Still missed, and very dear.

Evelyn and Ron Towns and family


Prime building lot west end NEMI. 113’ frontage will accommodate 1800 sq. ft. one storey home with double garage at side. Located on very private cul de sac, serviced with water and sewer. Bordered on one side by unopened road allowance giving extra privacy. Walking access to North Channel over unopened road allowance, approximately 200 yards. Survey available with lot. Priced to sell at $32,000. Phone 705-368-1408.

96-acre farm with maple bush, two ponds, two wells, and beautiful lake view. With four-bedroom home on Bidwell Road. Call for details 705-859-2492.

Located in Nelder/Hodgins subdivision, Mindemoya, on 100×200 lot backing onto bush and escarpment, built in 2008 by Tim’s and Co. Three-season chalet and cottage, fully furnished and equipped storage shed and fish cleaning station with water and hydro. Short walk to lake and golf course, five minutes to town with all amenities. Short possession date. Asking $164,900. Call Ken at 705-968-0606.