GARDEN PARTY AND GRAND RE-OPENING! Sat., June 1, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come out and celebrate the Osgoode Township Museum’s grand re-opening and community planting day! Enjoy local musical group Vernon Ukulele Players, taste some homemade light refreshments, partake in garden planting with the Vernon Community Association, and celebrate the official ribbon cutting ceremony. Free admission to the museum as part of Doors Open Ottawa!

PERENNIAL SALE – Sat. & Sun., May 25 & 26, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Hostas, peonies, irises, lilies, many other varieties, some unusual, great prices. 11517 Levere Rd., Mountain. Come early, the good stuff goes fast.

SPRING FLING – Avonmore, Finch & Martintown United Churches presents a Trivia Night and Chili Dinner. Sat., May 25 at North Stormont place, Avonmore. Dinner 5:30 p.m. Trivia starts at 7 p.m. Silent Auction, plants & gardening items. Advance tickets $20, at the door $25. Call 613-346-1648; 613-528-0019 or 613-984-2609.

HOT LUNCHEON – St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Hall, 30 Mill St., Chesterville. Wed., May 29, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Menu: Meatloaf; mashed potatoes and gravy; mashed carrots and turnip; assorted homemade cookies; coffee/tea. $8 per person (take-outs available starting at 11 a.m.). Everyone welcome!

YE OLDE BARGAIN SHOPPE – 30 Mill St. (basement), Chesterville. “1/2 PRICE SALE DAYS” (on all clothing and footwear) Wed., May 29, Thurs., May 30, and Sat., June 1 – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Shoppe open weekly Wed. and Thurs. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.).

CHESTERVILLE LEGION CHICKEN BBQ – Fri., May 24, 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Half chicken with all the fixings and dessert.

WILLIAMSBURG ODDFELLOWS AFTERNOON DANCE – Sun., May 26 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Ron Donnelly. Light lunch provided. $8 per person. Tickets at the door. Everyone welcome.

ANNUAL MEMORIAL SERVICE – Finch Community Cemetery annual memorial decoration service will be held Sun., June 9 at 2:00 p.m. at the cemetery with Rev. Cheryl Gaver as speaker accompanied by special music. Offering goes to the Cemetery Board for care and maintenance of the cemetery.

CHIP TRAILER FOR SALE – $4,000 as is. Location: North Dundas area. Call for info 613-656-4319 or leave call back number.

HELP WANTED – Summer position through end of August for post-secondary student on crop farm, helping put in crop and yard maintenance. Non-smoking, clean driving record. Will train suitable candidate. Start immediately. Email cedarlodgefarms@gmail.com.

FARM HELP WANTED – Farm Worker F/T, $20 or more/hr, based on ability. Cedar Lodge Farms looking for individual passionate about production agriculture. Need self-motivated person wanting to stay on cutting edge of agriculture using new practices operating modern equipment in team environment. GPS technology used extensively. Experience on crop farm preferred, physically capable, AZ preferred (clean abstract). Year-round doing farm work. Qualified applicants may request more info and submit self-describing cover letter and resumé with references, cedarlodgefarms@gmail.com.

WANTED TO RENT – Land to grow organic corn, soybeans, buckwheat. Tiled or untiled, big or small fields or will clear. 613-535-2382.

DUMPSTERS FOR RENT – Call 613-448-3471.

VOLUNTEER NOW! Organizations or individuals who have tasks which could be done by students looking for their volunteer hours, are welcome to advertise in this space free of charge for TWO (2) weeks. Call The Record at 1-866-307-3541 with your requests.

YARD SALE – Fri., May 24 – Sat., May 25, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Will be held on the veranda. Rain or shine. 14545 Country Rd. 9, Berwick.