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Chamber Member News ~ March 2016

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Chamber Member News ~ March 2016

GNB BUILDERS INCis a finalist for 7 VIBE awards (Vancouver Island Building Excellence) Sponsored by the Canadian Home Builders Association. All projects are in Ladysmith & Chemainus. Best Production home – The Gales (Royal LePage) ~  Best Renovation over $350,000  ~ Best Kitchen new over $50,000  ~ Best Any Room ~ Grand VIBE Award Project of the Year ~ Grand VIBE Award Renovator of the Year ~ Grand VIBE Award Single Family Builder of the  Year

VAN ISLE TRUCK TECH LTD:  Motorhome season is fast approaching! Class A, Class C, old, new, and everything inbetween! We look forward to seeing every customer. Service and repair, we will keep you on the road this Spring!  (250) 245-3092

MUSIC HALL FOOD COMPANY:  Hey Everyone we will be temporarily closed for up grades and renos……we will have 51 seats licensed in the garden, that will give us 100 seat capacity between the interior and exterior, May 21st is our Grand re Opening, bigger and better and ready for all the tourists and a huge live music line up to blow your mind….stay tuned…..David Gogo ticket holders its all good that show is still on because its sold out……

CLASSIC CUTLERY will be at the Home & Business Show in Ladysmith, so plan to drop by to try our awesome peeler and knives.

NIKKI DESIGNS:  Studio Sale, March 19 & 20.  Designer Fabrics up to 70% off.  All products 10% off.  Visit my studio and shop for fabrics, table linens, bedding, and more! Must clear out some stock before I move the studio to Ladysmith in May.  10969 Hilsea Cres (Saltair).  250 924 5679

ANTIQUE ADDICT: Antique Addict is the store with the green door where we restore and re-love furniture and collectables! Find beautiful items for your home and Cottage Paint to create your own furniture masterpieces! Open daily 10-5 at 12 Roberts St. 250-245-6533 Facebook Instagram Twitter

ARBOUR COTTAGE:  New owners! of Arbour cottage. Providing Quality care with professional experienced staff. LPN on site with qualified dietary aide. Welcoming respite care as well. Come check us out and see what it’s like to live in serenity. 250-739-2587. Jaime Looten

PARKSIDE ESTATESWe would like to welcome the newest homeowner in Ladysmith’s adult manufactured home community. John Hebert moved into Parkside a month ago, from Qualicum. He’s happy to be able to getup and go when he wants.  Now he’s just getting ready for fishing season.  If you want to be able to do the same have a look at Parkside Estates. For information contact Duck Paterson at 250-246-0637.

INTEGRA TIREThe name might say TIRE but it’s more than that.  Our technicians are fully qualified to do brakes, oil changes, etc.  In fact we can even refinish worn faded headlights!  We might be 3 minutes north of Ladysmith… but the drive is worth the savings! Call Kaleb to find out more at 250-924-3131.

KINSMEN:  With nice weather here, the Kinsmen members are looking at a few more outdoor projects.  The club has installed 2 C containers for youth soccer and football to store all their gear in and are just getting them wired and insulated.  This is just one of the projects Kinsmen has lined up… but could sure use some new members to help keep projects like this alive in our Town.  If you want to be part of this give Duck a call at 250-245-2263.

DAVID STALKER EXCAVATING:  Finally Ladysmith’s newest residential subdivision is ready. Hanington Rd. subdivision, turn right at the end of Colonia Dr.   Building lots right beside Holland Crk Trail and with views of mainland mountains. These lots are affordable but there are only 10.  Contact Duck Paterson to view or more info at 250-246-0637.

ROBSON O’CONNOR:  We are witnessing the hottest Real Estate Market in many years.  Our office boasts many years of expert, friendly Real Estate Conveyance experience with Senior Conveyancers Stacey and Monique assisted by Junior Conveyancer Sara.  Call today to walk through the Real Estate Conveyance process and receive competitive rates.

JILLIAN DASHWOOD has been honoured by Real Estate peers, with a Care Award for continued volunteer and service to her Community. Thank you to the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board for this annual award. 250.616.1184 /

P.J’S POWERWASHING:  Are you taking advantage of our Customer Loyalty Programme?  Contact Isabelle today to learn more about how you can save!  250-748-5535.  Come visit us at the Ladysmith Home and Business Show on April 01 & 02 at Aggie Hall!

ESTHETICS BY VANESSA:  March Spring Special.  Back Relax & Detoxify Treatment.  Relax those tense & tired muscles.  Includes exfoliation, back and neck massage, warm aromatic towels to relax &100% Moor mask to detoxify. Finish off with a revializing moisturizer. 45min $45.00.  Call to book your apt: 250-245-0463

RONDALYN RESORT:  Are you looking for the perfect Easter Weekend camping spot?  Well look no further! Your exciting Easter Weekend camping adventure is just around the corner!  There is nothing more enjoyable than planning your camping getaway and escaping during the first few weeks of spring. As the flowers start to bloom, bright weather begins to emerge and the days get longer, there is not a better time to explore some of the Nanaimo’s and Ladysmith’s most stunning outdoor surroundings.

This is a popular time for getting the family together and exploring the outdoors. This year’s Easter Weekend Holiday dates are:  Good Friday: 25th March 2016 ~  Easter Monday: 28th March 2016.  Whether you’re planning a week away or a long weekend holiday escape, we recommend securing your booking in advance. Just call us at 250-245-3227 or email us at  and let us know the dates your looking for.

COAST SALISH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION:  Congratulations Coast Salish Development Corporation on winning the Nanaimo Business Achievement Award in the “Corporate Social Responsibility” Category!