Classifieds / Lost & Found

(posted 2019 - May 16)

Handyman Service. 
Experienced long time Briargreen resident. 
Ian Grant 820-7171

(posted 2019 - March 31)

Looking for a housesitter? 
I am a retired Winnipeg teacher planning to visit my son and grandkids in Briargreen this fall and beyond. I would be happy to discuss house/dogsitting possibilities. Feel free to contact me - Roz Turk -

Looking for Semi-Detached Home
I am a resident of Briargreen but am looking for a semi detached home for my mother. If anyone is thinking about or has decided to sell please be in touch. She is trying to avoid realtor fees but it isn't a deal breaker.
Or phone 613 612 7720. 
My name is Jenn. Thanks all!!

(posted 2019 - February 6)

Looking for a dog walker *Updated Feb 25th*
Dogwalker wanted in Briargreen for a cockapoo on an occasional  basis. Please contact Carol Phillips at 613-828-8581  

Yard work roster 
Jacob, grade 11 student. Interested in yard work and snow shovelling. 
Contact Jacob at 613-806-4354 or

(posted 18-August 7)

Student saxophone from St. John's Music store. Price is $500.00.
Contact at

FREE: Weslo Eclipse II elliptical
 Alice 613-828-4517

(posted 18-April 10)

FOUND: Lost single key
Found near 11 Carlaw. If you wish to claim call 613-726-0349.

(posted 18-April 10)

LOST: Black Box
Lost during the high winds of April 4th. If found, please return to 40 Meadowbank.

(posted 17-November 17)

Seeking to House / pet sit in Briargreen
1-3 weeks in February  or March
I am a retired Winnipeg teacher with family now living in Briargreen
This would enable me to visit but at the same time stay independent.
Please feel free to contact me rozturk1@mymts.netCell 204 9620172  Home 204 4525753

(posted 25-October 17)

Beautiful Pre-lit Xmas Tree. Bought last year at CDN Tire. 6' 5": 700 lights, powered by Noma. Canvas # 151-5589-0. Includes stand and storage bag. 
Asking $85.   Phone  Bea at 613-829-8815 

(posted 17-October 17)

WANTED! Local family of four (children ages 6 &7) looking for a split level or 2 storey house to be our home in Briargreen. Specifications include 3+ bedrooms as well as a pool or large enough garden to install a pool. Must have an oversized or double garage. We are ready to move and welcome the opportunity to visit your home if you are considering to move. Please contact Joanne Hart @ 613.402.4278.

(posted 10-October 17)

For Sale:  Beautiful Flannel Baby Blanket & Burp Cloth Sets for Charity

Handmade by Briargreen resident. High quality, cotton, flannel, reversible baby blanket & matching burp cloth sets. 100% of proceeds from the sale of these sets are donated to help the people of Southern Sudan through CASS, (Canadian Aid for Southern Sudan). For more information and samples, please see Cuddles ’N Burps on Facebook or call Julie @ 613-601-9897

(posted 05-October-17)

Elliptical exercise machine for sale. Stamina Model 55-1777 . Dimensions 58 x 25 inches. Good condition. Asking $125.00.
Buyer must pick up. Contact Malcolm or Cynthia 613-820-8032 or email

(posted 07-SEP-17)

Looking for a "granny suite" in Briargreen.

We are looking to rent a suite for a quiet, hard -working young couple with 2 small dogs, as of October 1

Please call or text 613-286-3336.

(posted 03-SEP-17)


We are moving and cannot take these with us.  Contact

1.  Solid oak desk with chair:  double pedestal with hutch and side cabinet.  Perfect for home or business office.  $400.00

2.  Solid oak corner display cabinet.  It is in two pieces, so it is easy to move.  $200.00

(posted 05-JUL-17)

I am removing custom-built (1998) kitchen cabinets from a Minto 2 story ( center hall design) house in Briargreen.  The cabinet doors are white embossed melamine with gray oak trim.  The two upper corners have glass doors. All cabinets and doors and drawers are in excellent condition.  Asking $750 including dishwasher (7 years old Frigidaire, white).  It is in my garage if anyone wants to see it.  I also know of a local handyman that may be interested in doing an installation.  Call Rod at 596-1588.

(posted 09-JUN-17)

Hard shell Rooftop Carrier : Karrite 1300. (roughly 53L 36 W 16 H )
Like new. Used 4 times.
With u bolt kit &  original mounting hardware. 2 locking keys.
Asking $80 

(posted 06-JUN-17)

Wanted: folding card table, preferably with 4 chairs. Please contact, or call 613-820-0127.

(posted 08-MAY-17)

For Sale:  Black Leather Chesterfield. Transport  provided in small truck in Briargreen.  Buyer to do the lifting and carrying. $150.00
Bundy student alto saxophone. Completely serviced by St. John's Music. Suggested price is $675.00.

Anne 613-596-2955 day or evening

(posted 30-APR-17)

I would like to join a group of ladies, who already play American National Mah Jongg. If you play in, or know of, any such group in the area, please contact me.

I am also looking to buy a Mah Jongg set.


(posted 28-MAR-17)

SPRING FLOWER SHOW:  SATURDAY, MAY 6, 1 to 4 p.m. at City View United Church, 6 Epworth Ave. (Head east on Baseline past Woodroffe. Turn right at Cordova – T junction with traffic light. Continue to the end, T junction at Epworth. Turn left up the hill. Church parking lot is on the right.) Members of the Nepean Horticultural Society display tulips, other spring bulbs, house plants and flower arrangements in 60 categories to be judged and awarded prizes. Opportunity table with recycled garden items for sale. Refreshments. FREE ADMISSION. Come and get ideas for your own garden. Find out more about the NHS program throughout the year.

ANNUAL PLANT AUCTION AND SALE: 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 18th at City View United Church, 6 Epworth Avenue (East on Baseline past Woodroffe. Right on Cordova.  Left on Epworth.) Members of the Nepean Horticultural Society pot up plants from their gardens as well as seedlings. Admission is free. Light refreshments available. There are always surprises and bargains as well as gardening advice. Everyone welcome!
Cash only.

Contact:  Elaine at 613-721-2048 or

(posted 27-MAR-17)

Summer lawn mowing.  Seasonal and one-time rates.
Contact Colin at 613-699-2556 or email 24-MAR-17)

Interested in selling a single 2 story single home in the Briargreen area?  Please contact Mary-Ann at or 613-301-8992.

(posted 23-MAR-17)

Your neighbour, Naz Deen, has written a memoir entitled "No Better Life".  Proceeds of which will go to three charities:  United Way, the Heart Institute, and a scholarship fund.  Cost $20.  Please contact for more information.

(posted 23-MAR-17)

Looking for a player/opponent who would enjoy meeting every week or two to play games of strategy and tactical planning.  If interested, give David a call at 613-875-2908.

(posted 03-NOV-16)

PIANO LESSONS FOR CHILDREN - Experienced and qualified Briargreen piano teacher has some slots available for the fall. Her students have received numerous awards, scholarships, medals and trophies at both local and provincial levels. Katarina Jovic (Master of Music in Piano Performance and Piano Pedagogy, Ontario Registered Music Teacher/council member and University Liaison, Laurentian Junior Music Club adjudicator, Kiwanis Music Festival Piano Selection Committee).

(posted 30-JUN-16)

Briargreen Single Family Home for Sale – 34 Redenda Cres. – Aug-Sept occupancy. 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1 office. New Roof, new windows, new furnance, new hardwood floors, and new landscaping. Call Paul Posthumus at 613-222-4888 or

(posted 24-JUN-16)


(posted 06-MAY-16)

House in Briargreen wanted for purchase!

Are you considering selling your home? We’ve sold ours and are cash buyers for a 3 bedroom home in your area. Must have a pool or space for a pool in the back garden. Please contact Sally Verhey at 613-692-5525 or

(posted 03-MAY-16)

Blackthorn Landscaping prides itself on quality and trust. We believe having a well built outdoor space to enjoy not only adds value to your home but also brings friends and family together. We look forward to partnering with you on your upcoming landscape project.

(posted 20-APR-16)

Knox United Spring Rummage Sale

Where: Knox United Church, 25 Gibbard Ave.
When: Saturday May 14th
Time: 9 am to 1 pm.
There will be quality used items such as tools, toys, clothing, jewellery, books, small appliances, kitchenware and household items. All proceeds to local west end charities such as Morrison Gardens and Pinecrest Terrace Food cupboards FAMSAC and Foster Farm. If you wish to donate items, please contact Karen (karenbhiscock@gmailcom) or Alan (

(posted 20-APR-16)

Briargreen Lawn Care
Summer Lawn-mowing service
Contact Colin at 613-699-2556 or e-mail

(posted 03-APR-16)

I have clients looking for the following in Briargreen:
-2 storey, double garage, 4+ bedrooms 
-Bungalow, single or double garage, 3+ bedrooms.

‎Please contact me if you are interested in selling.
Amy Collins

posted 03-FEB-16)

ALTO-SAXOPHONE FOR SALE: Student saxophone completely serviced by St. John's Music store. Price as suggested by music store is $750.00.  Call Anne or Evan at 613-596-2955

(posted 02-FEB-16)

Anderson Renovation and Handyman Services has recently moved into Briargreen. Quality workmanship and fair prices. Senior discounts on all labour. E-mail or call for a free estimate at: or 613-699-0522

(posted 29-JAN-16)

WANTED: A high school student to do some winter shovelling, just the walkways, in front of the house and the side path at 26 Ashgrove Crescent. Call Arnold at 613-828-9272

(posted 24-JAN-16)

BUNGALOW FOR SALE - 36 Higgins - April 1st occupancy
Approx. 1300 sq ft, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full 4-piece bathrooms, finished basement, office in basement, roof replaced in 2007, chimney replaced this year, gas furnace replaced in 2003, 20 X 40 in-ground pool. Call Nick McGregor at

(posted 25-NOV-15)

TUTORING SERVICES Kelsey Lessard is a current student at the University of Ottawa and has been a resident of Briargreen for the past decade. She has 4 years of tutoring experience and can provide the following services: All elementary school science, general science grades 7-10, grades 11-12 biology and chemistry, introductory university level chemistry and organic chemistry and a wide variety of university level biology topics. She can also assist with study strategies and any level of writing in English. Contact: or #705-957-8481My fee is 20$ per hour.

(posted 25-NOV-15)

4 snow tires for sale $350:

Michelin X-Ice
195/65 R15
Not on rims and only used two winters. 

Please contact Emi @ 613-829-5111.

(posted 25-NOV-15)

Bridge for Beginners
For those who are new to this fascinating game, or for those who would like a refresher, this is the course for you! Starting in September (23rd or 24th) 2015, and run by the City of Ottawa, at three locations, a Briargreen husband and wife team are your instructors. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed, with lots of fun had by all. 
Three levels of 8 weeks each are offered, covering everything from the very basics, to the most used conventions of Jacoby and Stayman. 

Location, day and time: 
Nepean Seniors Centre, Nepean Sportsplex, Weds. 10am-12; and 1-3pm.
Hunt Club-Riverside Park Rec. Centre: Thurs. 1-3pm
Kanata Seniors Centre, Thurs. 6:30-8:30pm

You will never be lonely if you know how to play bridge!

For further info, call Susan or Brian at 613-820-0127.

(posted 07-SEP-15)

During the winter months while at the rink I lost 1 garnet earring.
It is very special to me and I am hoping someone found it while skating or walking the dog.
It is a deep burgundy red, round and set in a simple silver setting. I have the match to compare.
Please call 613 829 2148 if you have found this earring.
Thanks so much, Kelly

(posted 06-MAY-15)

Happy Spring to all of you Some of you may know that I have a small renovation and handyman business. I have been in business for the last 15 years doing various home renovations projects; I may have already done some work in your home. If not, then maybe now is the time.

I am currently offering special rates for the Spring & Summer season. If you have any renovations, painting or home improvements that need to be done, I am currently offering a 15% discount on work over $250. I offer a high standard of workmanship, cleanliness and reliability.....and of course excellent references if needed.

Please feel free to call or email me for your free estimate. And also do not hesitate to tell your friends and family. Looking forward to hearing from you and enjoy the Spring colours and warmer temperature.

Del Duchene
Del's Handyman Services
(613) 299-7806

(posted 01-MAY-15)

Looking for someone to help get our outdoor garden ready for Spring in the next few weeks. Hourly rate negotiable. Please contact us at 613-863-0893. Thank you.
(posted 29-APR-15)

FREE FLOWER SHOW Saturday, May 9 from 1 to 4 at the Nepean Museum on Rowley Street, off Meadowlands. Presented by the Nepean Horticultural Society featuring spring flowers and floral design. Everyone welcome. Check out the gardens around the museum cared for by NHS members.

GIANT PLANT SALE AND AUCTION  Thursday, May 21st. Local gardeners divide mature plants from their gardens and pot them up for auction so you know they'll succeed. There are also seedlings and smaller plants on the sale table. Sale begins at 6:30. Auction at 7. CASH ONLY. City View United Church, 6 Epworth Ave. (On Baseline east of Woodroffe, turn right onto Cordova. Continue to T junction at Epworth. Turn left up the hill to the church.)
(posted 21-APR-15)

I am a resident of Briargreen and looking to have my driveway paved. If you are thinking of doing them same, then we can perhaps pool our community buying power and have it done this spring / summer at a discounted rate. If you are thinking of paving your driveway, call Grant at 613-828-7525.
(posted 15-APR-15)

We have a rabbit cage, hay and other paraphernalia to give away to a loving family who is considering acquiring a bunny rabbit for their home. E-mail or telephone 613-710-9857.
(posted 17-FEB-15)

Are you living life by design? Do you want the power to decide how much you work and earn?  Where you work in a supportive and inclusive community and where, as your coach, I will show you how to exceed?  My name is Roxane Vézina and my career is to help you and your family create a life of abundance by empowering you to grow your vibrant, pure, safe and beneficial business.  If you want more out of life, are ready for a change or curious, call me at 613-866-4664 or email Let’s discuss new possibilities!
(posted 09-FEB-15)

Do you play the piano? Do you have some available time during the day? Briargreen Public School's choir is looking for an accompanist for the remainder of the school year. Rehearsals will take place once a week from 11:15 - 11:45am OR 2:00 - 2:30 pm. The particular time and day can be determined depending on your schedule. If you are interested, or for more information, contact or call the school at 613-828-5027.
(posted 16-JAN-15)

Curlers Wanted - The Briargreen Curling Club has immediate openings for spares or regular curlers.   No experience needed; we curl every Wed night from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Nepean Sportsplex. For further information contact Neil Collie at (613) 829 0817

Found on Higgins Road - Ladies prescription sunglasses in a Banana Republic case.  Call 613-228-9124 to claim.

Handyman and Home Concierge Services - Long time Briargreen resident has founded Pegg House Care. Repair, renos, homewatch and pet sitting services. Going on vacation? “To-do” list getting too long? You can trust me to help. References available. or 613.889.3678.

For Sale - Beautiful dark brown shearling coat size 12-14. Asking $250 firm. Call Audrey @ 613-829-2437

Briargreen tutoring services - Experienced Special Education and regular classroom teacher. Available to tutor Grades 1 through 5 in Language Arts and Math. Twenty-five years of teaching experience with the Ottawa Carleton District School Board. Briargreen resident. References available.  Call Julie at 613-829-9897, or email at

Need help in the home? Experienced caregiver (elderly, disabled, children), housekeeper (cleaning, ironing, meal preparation) and house sitting (including pet care) available part-time. Call Jovy, 613-889-9850;

Nutrition counselling - provided by a Registered Dietician, Briargreen resident. Specializes in weight loss/ management, sports nutrition, heart healthy nutrition, disease management (Diabetes, IBD, Celiac Disease etc.). Deidra Smith; 613-413-8640.

Handyman service - Trim, Built-Ins, Woodworking, Bathroom Fixtures, General Repairs.  Trained engineer with exacting, careful attitude.  Twenty year Briargreen resident. Ian Grant (613) 820-7171

Live in style Home Décor - Certified Decorator and Briargreen resident. I have helped many Briargreen residents with updating their homes. Décor related questions, consultation, or to purchase a gift certificate. Mila; 613-721-3342,,

Dog Walking - I have a senior dog who has lost her companions in the last year. I can take your senior dog, 6 years and older for an off leash or on leash walk on trails or in the community for free. I have 15 years experience with walking dogs and have walked my dogs twice daily for about an hour each time. Call Elaine at (613) 422-4803.

Spa services - Very quiet and professional services offered in the neighbourhood. Manicures, Shellac, Pedicures, waxing, eyelash extensions etc. (613) 225-4697. By appointment only, Monday-Friday.

Hair services - Professional hair services in your neighbourhood with good prices. Men, women, and kids haircuts; perm; colour; highlight etc. Call Maggie for an appointment 613-793-4601.

Neighbourhood handyman - Basement, bathroom, & kitchen renovations. Carpentry (decks, millwork) painting; other repair services available at excellent rates. All work guaranteed. Local resident, references available.  Free estimates, Call Del: 

Piano Lessons - Adults and Children - Experienced, qualified Briargreen piano teacher (A.R.C.T., B.A. (Music)) has some slots available for the fall.  Aviva Lightstone, 613-596-0339 /

Girl Guides (new Pathfinders unit) - Briargreen has just opened a new unit of Girl Guides for girls aged 12-15. The 28th Nepean Pathfinder’s will meet on Monday nights starting September 15th at Briargreen Public School from 6:15 until 8:00pm. Register your daughter at or for futher details contact Connie Stevens at 613-726-7442 or

Piano Lessons - Experienced and qualified piano teacher in Briargreen, offering piano lessons for children in preparation for piano exams administered by the Royal Conservatory of Music, competitions and festivals. Her students have received numerous awards, scholarships, medals and trophies at both local and provincial levels. Katarina Jovic (Master of Music in Piano from the Russian Academy of Music in Moscow and University of Ottawa, Ontario Registered Music Teacher/council member and University Liaison, Laurentian Junior Music Club adjudicator, Kiwanis Music Festival Piano Selection Committee). Call 613-261-7681 or email

For Sale – One pair of children’s size 12 beige Bloch jazz shoes, excellent condition $20.00; One pair of children’s size 11 ½ beige Capezio tap shoes, excellent condition $20.00.  Please call Marlene at  613-829-5620