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NOTICES:

Looking for cottage/house to rent

We are a recently retired couple in our fifties. We just sold our family home in Winnipeg since our 3 kids moved out and are free to tackle our bucket list. The first item is to attend Bible school together at Capernwray. To make it possible we are looking for a rental home from August 01, 2017 to June 01, 2018. We have been homeowners for the past 35 years therefore we know how to care for a property. We are dependable, non smoking, no pets, very clean and quiet people. Please contact us via email at smjba@shaw.ca or phone Sylvain 204-333-2397 or Martine 204-228-5900


 

Looking for Rental

Hi there, I am a student at VIU and am looking for a cabin/cottage to rent for the summer months between May 1st - August 31st, 2017 (dates dont need to be exact). I am a friend and roommate of one of the Thetis Island locals and they are also willing to provide a reference for me. If you or anyone you know are looking for tenants, then please send me a message, thank you very much. - Ketan (403.630.7419)


 

CLASSIFIED ADS:


FOR SALE:

 
CONSTRUCTION & TOOLS

  • For sale - Lincoln 225 Amp arc welder, in good working order, complete with cables, ground clamp, rod holder, manual, 1 pound of 6013 rods, $150.
    One owner, purchased 2000, 20% duty cycle. A new one at Home Depot is $309.
    Arthur Gooding, ArthurGooding@gmail.com, or 250-416-0200

  • We have sold all our building supplies except for windows and door caulking

    If you would like to buy any of these materials, please call and talk to Genny and Ken Redman at 250-246-2465 or email us at gkredman@gmail.com

  • Thetis cedar lumber sale
    1 x 6s @ 70 cents per lineal foot
    1 x 8s @ 90 cents
    1 x 10s @ $1.10
    2 x 4s @ 75 cents
    2 x 6s @ $1.10
    4 x 4s @ $1.50
    -- Other dimensions available
    -- Quantity discounts
    -- Fir lumber @ 45 cents per board foot
    Call Roy at 250 246-2966
    or Dave at 250 246-3530

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CRAFTS

  • FOR SALE: Nilus Leclerc Weavers Loom, Model Fanny I or II. Stands approx. 54" tall, 47" wide and 40" deep. Offers. Will deliver. Proceeds to go to the Thetis Island Community Fund. Please call Pauline at 250-416-0286

 

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ELECTRONICS

  • TVs - 17 and 21 inch, working/with remotes. Offers. Call 250-246-3220

  • Mitsubishi 21" colour TV, Radio Shack universal satellite dish,
    General Instrument tuner for Star Choice (Shaw),
    Emerson DVD player with video cassette recorder.
    All manuals included.

    $50 for the lot. Everything is in good working order but we've just purchased a new flat-screen TV and want to get rid of the old one.

    Contact Bev or Dave Greene 250-246-3895 or bevdavegreene@gmail.com

 

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FREEBIES

  • For pick up on Forbes Road:
    1. Big green upholstered recliner chair - old, very comfortable for some, not for others.
    2. Love seat - old, solid Swedish frame but needs work.
    Phone Colleen at 250 920 5278 or 250 246 2178

  • Free Futon in good shape
    Call Bill or Jane at 250-246-3752

       

  • Free: Recliner chair - old and recovered. Recliner part needs some work but quite fixable.
    Phone 250 246 2178 or email ckasting@telus.net

       

  • Free Fir Lumber, all sizes. 246-3098

  • Two pieces Tempered Glass, 76 3/8" x 30 1/4".
    Phone Don 250-246-3030

  • Free for the taking:
    A 16 ft Land Commander travel trailer available. It has been nicely cleaned and ready to go. At present, it is not roadworthy but rather would work well as on site accommodation while someone was building or as an extra space as we have done for the last 3 years.
    Call 250-246-9770

  • Free to good home on island if you promise to use:
    A collection of cricket gear. Cucumber sandwiches not included.
    e-mail: flyingfrog@pacificcoast.net

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FURNITURE

  • For Sale- Wicker headboard and footboard for a single bed. Mattress and box spring included.
    All in good condition and perfect for the cottage!
    Asking $100.00 Call 250-246-9193

       

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HOUSEHOLD

  • New, never used, Fridge, Wall Oven and Cooktop- All three, $3,950

      1. Frigidaire Professional Drop In Cooktop, 30" W Electric, Depth 24.5", Stainless, 4 burner, FPEC3085KS (Model).
      2. Frigidaire Professional, 30" W Single Wall Oven, depth 24.5", Height 29", Stainless, FPEW3085KF (Model).
      3. Frigidaire Professional Frig, Stainless, All fridge, no freezer, 30" W x 24" D

    Contact Jamie Hayward at 250-210-2701

  • for Sale: Propane patio heater, hardly used, c/w bottle and gas
    for $50.
    Arthur Gooding at 250-416-0200 or
    arthurgooding@gmail.com

  • For Sale : 10 Wood California Shutters :
    5 are 23" x 40" and 5 are 22 1/2" x 46"
    Asking $ 50.00
    Call 250-246-9193

       
  • For Sale - one Wood Leaded glass door measures - 32" x 79"
    Asking $20.00
    Call 250-246-9193

       
  • For Sale: Small bar fridge in very good condition.
    Asking $20.00
    call 250-246-9193

       
  • Jotul Wood Stove - Jotul F118 Black Bear Wood stove for sale. It is 3 years old and used for about 2.5 years. It comes with a lifetime gaurantee. It is CSA and EPA approved. This stove is very energy efficient and heated our 1650 square foot new house. This stove would be good for a home or cabin.
    $900.00 or best offer.
    Contact Ken and Genny Redman at 250-246-2465 or on our cell at 250-210-3087

       
  • Cords of DRY FIREWOOD for For Sale

    16" dry fir $200 / cord
    $250 / delivered - Thetis Island only
    250.246.2564

  • For Sale: Well Water Storage and Treatment System (information)

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MISCELLANEOUS

  • GREAT WINTER READING FOR THOSE WHO LIKE TO MESS ABOUT WITH BOATS....21 copies of WOODEN BOAT magazine....miscellaneous back-issues, years 1997 - 2007, in excellent condition. $25.00 takes all. 250-246-3350

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REAL ESTATE & RENTAL, FOR SALE AND WANTED

  • Hello, I will be taking a job for the ferries and looking for a place to rent. If you have anything please contact Christopher Rye at 604-785-1650 or christopherrye1@gmail.com

  • I'd like to find a house and or land for rent or rent-to-own on Thetis island. If you know of any please let me know. Thanks.
    Michael at osbornemmm@gmail.com

  • For rent: Seaside home (1,050 square feet) on Thetis, quiet 3-acre location, beautiful views. Two bedrooms, woodstove, electric baseboard heat, all appliances. Non-smoker(s). 250-246-3530.

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RECREATION

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VEHICLES, BOATS & ACCESSORIES

  • 16 ft California redwood strip canoe. Fresh back from the chandler, ready for water. $2500

    15 hp Honda o/b motor, 4 stroke, long leg, electric start. $1750

    Rod Collingridge
    250-246-0217

  • 14.5 ft. Double Eagle with 50 hp Evinrude ('91)
    $1900 obo
    "lives" on Thetis

    250-658-3407
    or
    on island 250-246-2105

    Also 2000 9.8 Johnson "kicker"
    $1000

       
  • For Sale: 10ft Misty River Aluminum boat. $600.00 OBO
    Call Bill@ 604-240-1798

  • We have our 2002 Ford F-350 7.3 diesel 4x4 crew cab for sale along with our older 10ft Vanguard Camper. Both are in terrific shape. Only selling as we've bought a smaller truck.
    Asking $8000 for the truck and $2000 for the camper. Make us an offer for both.
    Alisha and Chris Rennie
    250-710-0255 or 250-701-2927

       
  • Two Tires, One Wheel - For Sale
    Barely used low profile tires and wheel for sale. Stored inside building.
    195/50R15 82V Toyo Proxes R24 Steel Belted Radial
    Treadware:180 Temperature:A Traction:A
    Max Load 475 kg / 1047 llbs
    $100 takes all.
    250-246-4079 or lawrenspring@telus.net

  • 4 snow tires with rims, 195/60r15
    200$
    call 250 732 9025

  • An elderly Evinrude 7.5 hp. outboard motor needs a new home. Recently tuned up. $350.
    Call Celine at 246-4349

  • For Sale: 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier
    It has 155,000 km, is in good shape, good tires and we'd like $900...OBO.
    We can be contacted at 250-324-3285 or 250-701-1317.
    Laural and Roy (Holloway)

  • FOR SALE: 2008 MAXUM BOW RIDER, FAMILY FUN BOAT.
    135 HP MERCRUISER, LESS THAN 100 HOURS RUNNING TIME.
    NEW TOP AND BACK CURTAIN.
    COMES WITH TRAILER.
    $12,500.00
    250-246-9602

  • 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee
    177,000 kms, one owner, predominantly highway driving
    New engine block, done under warrantee at 143,000 kms.
    New brakes on all 4 wheels (Sep 2013)
    4 WD Automatic, EXcellent in the snow
    Good, clean, well maintained condition
    $7500 OBO
    Keith Rush: 250-416-0013; keithrush17@gmail.com

  • FOR SALE: KAYAK
    14 foot Necky Looksha Sport
    Sleek lines, roomy cockpit,watertight hatch. Yellow polymer.
    Excellent tracking and glide with adjustable rudder. includes adjustable paddle, spray skirt and paddle float.
    Located on Thetis
    $750 O.B.O.
    Call Alex 250-588-9458

  • Project boat - 20.5 ft Rienell CB Cruiser.
    Stringers, transom & fuel tank have been replaced.
    Mercruiser 302 V8 & 888 sterndrive ok.
    No trailer.
    $1500 obo
    Phone: 250-246-2966

  • Trailer hitch: Bolts to frame of Pontiac Vibe.
    $50
    Phone: 250-246-2966

  • 1988 Ford F150 XLT Lariat L6 4.9L
    $1250 or best offer

    Contact: David (604) 314-3012
    Thetis address: 277 N Cove Rd
    Current truck location: Vancouver BC

    Present owner since 2002, records/receipts since then available

    REPLACEMENTS
    2009: heater core, transmission, shocks, window washer, block heater, 2 tires
    2007: fuel pump
    2004: alternator
    2003: 2 tires
    2002: air care (exhaust parts, catalytic converter), starter, brake parts

    ODOMETER
    (now) 241759, (2009) 229774, (2006) 226787 (2002) 222502
    (average: 1751K/year since 2002)

    5K per liter on highway

    Has rust,
    significant oil leak from a place that would take work to get at,
    driver's side electric window not working.

    Has power, handles well.

    VIN: 2FTEF14H7JCB49056

  • 2003 Sunfire in great condition (click here for more information)

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ITEMS WANTED

  • Looking for a 32 X 80 exterior door.
    Call Bill @ 604 240 1798

  • Wanted to purchase: One bedroom house trailer in reasonable condition for use as extra bedroom when family comes to visit us.
    Phone Pat Brown at 2502451023 or email

  • Looking for a new-to-us fridge. Not too fussy about the details just need something that works!
    If you have one please call 250-246-9717.

  • Wanted: a small, safe wood stove to heat a 120 square foot canvas tent this winter.
    Jeannine at 246-3876

  • Wanted: Exercise bike
    Do you have an exercise bike that you are not using? I would like to borrow an exercise bike until mid October as I my knees can no longer handle the hills on Thetis.
    Please contact Genny Redman at 250-246-2465.

  • Wanted: Canning jars any size. I will pick them up.
    Genny Redman 250-246-2465

  • From Solarbud (solarbud@telus.net):
    Trade Wanted -
    Will trade Solar Art for:

    Solar panels
    Deep discharge 12 volt battery
    12 volt DC to 120 volt AC inverter
    Electric bicycle
    Battery lawn mower
    Battery string trimmer

  • I am looking for a road-worthy boat trailer for a aluminum 14ft. Please call Theresa at 250-246-3451

  • Want to Rent: A rowboat for the month of July while on Thetis.. Must move well in the water and be fun to row.
    Please contact Sophie at mbfrost@telus.net

  • Wanted: used or broken parts for a Laser sailing dingy. We are looking for any pieces that can be copied or fixed; sails, spars or boards.
    Trying to get the boys on the water this Summer. No calls - its a Surprise.
    Thanks,
    Chris Rennie
    Reply at thetis09@gmail.com

  • Chris Criper is looking for a small used washing machine in working order that will fit in a 26 x 26 inch space.
    Please call Chris at 250-246-4768 or Ernie Hunter at 250-252-0144 if you know of something that fits the bill.

  • We would like to fence in a garden area with fruit trees. We are looking for extra fencing and fence posts that anyone on Thetis might be willing to sell. Please contact Genny or Ken Redman at 250-246-2465 if you have any fencing materials lying around that you would like to get rid of. We are leaving on Monday September 10th so if you can't reach us on Thetis please call 250-968-4440.

  • I am looking for a CD player in good condition that you may not need anymore, or want to sell. Also, thank you very much to all the Islanders that responded to my requests for a receiver and speakers.
    Jacob Frankel
    PH# 250-246-2099
    E-Mail: frankel@island.net

  • Wanted free or cheap pool cues
    please phone 250-416-6736, Noah Bond

  • We are looking for a boat trailer for a 14 ft. aluminum skiff. Call Rick at 250-246-1887

  • Wanted: Old empty 250 gal. oil tanks. Not for oil storage. Can be rusty and dirty.
    Don Hunter, 246-4209 or 732-0062

  • Wanted to buy or rent, gent's tartan kilt. Fit waist 35" Please contact Gerry Smith 250 246 2775.

  • Wanted: 30 Groelsch Beer bottles. Call 250-246-2465

  • A typewriter. Please contact Freya at 250-416-0488

  • 14-16 foot welded aluminum boat, no motor, preferably with trailer
    Call Teresa Moore and Doug Darling at 250-210-4042 or email sailbequia@yahoo.com

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TRADE OR SWAP

  • I am looking for a ships wheel to be used on a pirate ship in a preschool playground. (2 would be even better). If someone wants to upgrade the wheel they 're using, I have one to trade. As I started to clean it up, I felt it was too good for a playground - waste for such fine quality. Can anyone help? Thanks. Contact maureen@sunrisegrail.com