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 service schedule, Sunday Morning Gateway Kids ages 4 to 12, 9 am to 10 am; Sunday Worship, 10:30 am; Tuesday Bible Study, 7 pm; Wednesday The Gate Youth, 7pm. Affiliated with P.A.O.C., 22 Vankoughnet street east, P.O. Box 681, Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0. Pastor Philip Hovi 705-368-0245, email:


Four Avalanche LT245/ 75R16 studded winter tires; four chrome rims for a Ford F150, five bolt. $500. Call Norm, 705-859-1639.

Four Blizzark BM-VI winter tires on rims, size 225-65R17 fits Rav 4, used minimally three seasons. Asking $550. Call 705-368-3938.

Four cords of dry poplar wood, $50 per cord. 705-859-3504.

48” Kimpex snow blower with 13 H.P. Honda motor with hook-up for ATV, runs great. 705-282-1283.

Snowblower, George White, 6′, 3-point, $200 firm. 705-282-8279.

1964 Ford Dexta farm tractor, recently reconditioned, 3 cylinder Perkins diesel, 3 pt. hitch, lights. Asking $2,400 OBO. Call 705-377-7050 and ask for Ray.

Craftsman snowblower, Model 52580, 13 HP, 27” width, Briggs OHV engine, electric start, power steering, automatic. Purchased new $1,900, minimum use. Asking $1,050. Call 705-368-3656.

Three-point hitch Wallenstein splitter, asking $500; 4’ x 12’ 6” tandem trailer with 13” wheels. Asking $800. 705-377-5247.

2003 Ford F150 truck, as is, with cab and winter tires on rims. Can be driven home. Call anytime 705-859-2621. $700 firm.

Terry Land’s 2018 Birds of Manitoulin is now available. Wall calendar, $18; desk calandar, $10. Makes a great seasonal hostess gift and lasts longer than wine and chocolate. To order, call 705-282-2962 and leave a message or drop by 4 Eleanor street, Gore Bay on any Wednesday.


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.

Wanted: Wild bees nest, will pay cash, $5 for small, $10 for a large. Call 705-368-0027.

Wanted to Buy- farm implement and tractor signs; automobile and snowmobile signs; garage and gas station signs; SuperTest signs; McColl Frontenac signs; Shell signs; White Rose signs; Fina signs; ESSO signs; Texaco signs; Sunoco signs; signs advertising chainsaws; cream separator signs; hunting and fishing licences SOLD here signs; Post Offices signs; newspaper signs; hotel; motel; cabin rentals; resorts and restaurant signs; barber shop signs; pop company and dairy signs; cigarette and tobacco signs; boat, motors and marina signs; Bell Telephone signs; paint company signs; thermometers; clocks. Old cans & bottles for oil and racks to hold bottles and cans.

I buy metal signs, wooden signs, glass signs, plastic and homemade signs and signs that light up. Big signs and small signs. If you have an old sign I am interested in buying it, even if it is in rough shape. I also want to buy an old garage type air pump, gas pump and about 100 old oil and anti-freeze cans. Call me at 705-746-2449.


Three-bedroom Lake Manitou waterfront home for rent, available November 1. $1,100 per month plus utilities. 519-546-6438.

Two-bedroom lakefront house for rent in Sheguiandah Bay from December 1 to July 1, $800/month plus utilities. Call Jennifer at 705-929-7949.

Large two-bedroom apartment for rent in Little Current, utilities included, also satellite TV and Internet. Appliances included and laundry, gas fireplace and large kitchen. Ground level entry, close to pharmacy and grocery, $1,400, available December 15. Call 705-507-6495.

Studio apartment for rent on a quiet street on the waterfront in Little Current. Completely furnished, Wi-Fi Internet, full cable TV, heat and hydro included. Short or

Long-term lease available. Available immediately, call 705-368-6240 for further details.

Storage space for rent on Slash Road, Tehkummah. For more information call 705-988-3605.

Two-bedroom furnished home on waterfront in Little Current. $790 per month plus utilities. Lawn care and snow removal included, no pets. Call 705-368-2186.

Little Current 2-bedroom apartment, $925 all-inclusive in Little Current. Modern 2-bedroom apartment, located close to downtown and Low Island. Heat and hydro included; fridge, stove, washer and dryer; snow plowing included; lawn maintenance available. Big back yard, no smoking or pets. Call or text 705-968-1007

Big Lake waterfront home, available December 1, three bedrooms, utilities included. $1,285 per month (One year lease); non-smoking; first and last month’s rent and references required. Call 705-971-4109.

Two-bedroom house for rent close to all amenities in Little Current. New windows, doors and flooring; big back yard with workshop. $900 plus utilities, call 705-655-1177.

Available immediately to rent month-to-month, 900 sq. ft. two-bedroom house. Heat and hydro, snow removal and lawn maintenance included. $1,400 per month. Located at 139 Lakeshore Road, Kagawong. For inquiries contact Robert Cacciotti at 705-662-8215, call between 8 am and 6 pm.


Wanted to rent, cottages on Big Lake, weekend of July 27 to 29 for wedding guests. Call Sheila, 705-919-2606.


Anglican Christmas Luncheon, Bazaar, Cookie Walk and Candy Sale, Saturday, December 2 at the Gore Bay Lyon’s Memorial United Church Hall from 11 am to 2 pm. Cookie walk, crafts, candy shop, nearly new items, luncheon; adults, $8; 5 to 8 years, $3.50; under 5, free. Sponsored by the Anglican Church Women.

Little Current Howland Minor Hockey Association is having a bottle drive on Sunday, November 26. Players will be collecting door-to-door in the Little Current area. For your convenience you may also drop off your empties at 67 Worthington Street, Little Current any time during the week of hunting season. Thank you for your continued support.

Little Current United Church will be hosting The Annual Christmas Fair held on Friday, November 24, 5 pm to 9 pm and Saturday, November 25, 9 am to 2:30pm. Great Gift Ideas! Variety of Products; tables available for rent. Call Myrna evenings at 705 368 3638.

You’re invited to the Snowflake Luncheon at St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Manitowaning on Wednesday, November 22 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Tickets are just $8 and include soup, sandwiches, squares and a beverage. Tickets can be purchased by calling 705-859-3426 or 705-859-3041.

St. Gabriel Lalement Church Christmas Bazaar, Sunday, December 3 at the Whitefish River First Nation Community Centre, Birch Island. Doors open 8 am to 3 pm. Vendors welcome, tables $10 each, additional tables $5 each. Call Valarie at 705-0414 to reserve a table.

Knitting for Charity: All knitters are welcome to join in as we knit comfort blankets for chemo patients. Yarn, needles, snacks and coffee provided. Please bring 5 mm needles if you have them. Thursday, November 16, come-and-go from 9 am to noon at St. Francis Anglican Church, Mindemoya.  Information 705-210-0409.

Little Current United Church Christmas luncheon: serving soup, sandwiches, sweets on November 18 at 11:30 am until 1 pm. Adults, $10; children 5 to 12 years, $5. There will also be a bake table, craft table, and a touch and take table.

Christmas in Kagawong at St. John’s Anglican Church, Kagawong,

Saturday, November 18, 10 am to 3 pm. Baking, Craft Table, Gift Baskets, Christmas Cake, Cider and Carols.

Christmas Candlelight Dinner Gala; Knox United Church, 25 Napier Street, Manitowaning on Saturday, November 25 at 5:30 pm.  Burns Wharf Theatre and Knox United Church join together to bring you an enjoyable evening of wonderful music and delicious food, at a cost of $25 per person.  Advance tickets only, which are now available by calling Donna at 705-859-2746.

Turkey Dinner at Tehkummah Hall on Saturday, November 18. First setting at 4:30 pm, second setting at 6 pm. Admission: Adults, $16; children 5 to 12, $10; under 5, free. Take-outs available at 5:15 pm. Please call 705-859-3495 on Saturday from 1 pm to 4 pm to order. Sponsored by the congregation of St. Andrew’s by the Sea United Church.

St. Bernard’s Christmas Snowflake tea. 19 Hayward St., Little Current. Saturday, December 2, 11 am to 1 pm. Serving soup, sandwiches, desserts, as well a table of baked goods for sale and so much more! Adults, $10; children 5 -12, $5.

Benefit Music Night: Knox United Church, Manitowaning, is hosting a benefit evening of music on Friday, November 17, at 7 pm for the Janoki family who lost their home in the recent fire.  Robbie Shawana will be providing the music.  Come and enjoy.  Refreshments will be available.  A free-will offering will be taken.

The Manitoulin Community Choir presents an evening of Song and Cider including folk songs and fun songs. Canadiana and sacred music at the Kagawong Park Center on Saturday, November 25 at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 each or $20 per family. The choir is under the direction of Jane Best with accompanist Joan Eichner. All are welcome!

Annual Little Current Anglican Church Christmas Dinner.

Turkey with all its trimmings, and homemade Christmas pudding.

Friday, December 1 at 6 pm. Limited seating, tickets $20.

Call Joanne at 705-368-3182, Carrolyn at 705-368-2946.

We wish you Peace, Love and Joy this Christmas season.

Special Offer: Bluegrass in the Country. June 8, 9, 10 2018. Order your tickets on line during the month of November and receive 10% off. Go to

Oil painting lessons. Beginner and intermediate, Wednesday afternoons. Materials provided for the first two lessons. For more information call 705-368-0974.

The Little Shoppe Around the Corner at Knox United Church, Manitowaning has wonderful fall and winter fashions to fit all sizes and gift items for those special occasions. Store Hours are Fridays and Saturdays, 10 am to 3 pm. † We Believe In Jesus.

Journey to Bethlehem, Friday, December 1 and Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 6 pm to 8:30 pm. A multi-denominational, family-oriented outdoor presentation of the Christmas story. Starting at the Mindemoya Missionary Church (follow parking directions in downtown Mindemoya, Manitoulin Island). Free will offering. Further information, phone 705-377-5283 or 705-377-5296. Sponsored by the four churches of Mindemoya.


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

Euchre every Wednesday night at 7:30 pm, $4 entry.


#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 clean snow from driveway when needed. Using a snowblower prefered. Call Floyd Lockyer, 705-368-2116.


The family of the late Conrad Debassige wish to extend their sincere thanks and deepest appreciation to the friends and relatives of Conrad who graciously supported the family during their time of need. Thank you for the daily support of donations, food, flowers, cards and condolences that were received from community members and friends who travelled long distances to be with the family. The support received from the M’Chigeeng Spiritual Group is hereby acknowledged and appreciated as they provided personal support and comfort to family members during the transition period of Conrad into the Spirit World.

Thank you for all the support that was provided to the family during Conrad’s stay at the Health Sciences North in Sudbury, specifically to the nursing staff and doctors who provided professional care to Conrad; to the support staff at the N’Swakamok Native Friendship Centre in Sudbury for providing daily refreshments and other services for the family.

Thank you to M’Chigeeng First Nation that assisted with the funeral and cemetery requirments for the burial and the M’Chigeeng Health Centre staff for their support.

Thank you to the Island Funeral Home staff for the services that were provided.



MCCULLIGH—Roy Earnest McCulligh, August 30, 1942 to November 17, 1999.

Dad, remembering you is easy.

As I do it every day,

But losing you is a heartache

That never goes away.

You are always on my mind,

And will always be in my heart.

Love and miss you so much,

Your daughter, Catherine and grandson, Aaron Graham

JOLY – In loving memory of our father, Jean Paul (Jack) Joly who passed away November 15, 2016.

A beautiful memory, dearer than gold

Of a father whose worth can never be told,

There’s a place in our hearts no one can fill.

We miss you Dad, and always will.

Forever loved and sadly missed by Paula, John, Dustin and Sabrina

Chris and Jessie

COLLINS–In loving memory of my sweetheart, Coral Mae Collins, who left us November 11, 2015.

She was devoted to helping others. Coral’s church family at St. Paul’s, Manitowaning showed their love by giving her a wonderful service, conducted by Bishop Tom Corston.

Their efforts, including the luncheon, were very much appreciated.

Coral is missed by many friends.

She is the love of my life,

And will be in my heart forever.



Hunt Camp, 500 square feet with composting toilet on 100 acres in Assiginack Township. 4 outbuildings, $133,000; phone 705-690-9045.

Lake Mindemoya Waterfront for sale with 50 feet of water frontage, almost 1 acre lot. Shallow sandy beach frontage, currently has an older trailer and sauna house with 200 amp service. Leased land $12,000. 705-368-6240.