All classified ads cost $10.00 each week for 25 words plus telephone number or email address, plus 25¢ for each additional word. Boxed ads are $3 extra. Shaded boxed ads are $5 extra. To include a picture to accompany your ad is $2 extra.

Listing a Classified Ad with us is simple. Just visit our Contact page and send us an email! Please include your name, telephone number and the appropriate category you would like your ad listed under. Follow-up your email with a check mailed to: P.O. Box 89, Jonesbrook Crossing, So. China, ME 04358.

Articles for Sale

18-FOOT ABOVE GROUND POOL, round, includes pump, chemicals, and all accessories. Best offer, you remove. 453-7566, leave message. (c)

18-1/2 FOOT BAYLINER, I/O, new trailer, small mechanical problem. Cabin facilities, bedroom. Will trade for smaller boat with outboard, or small pickup truck in good condition, or $3,000 cash (cheap). 458-2832. (c)

FOR SALE: Lifetime wood grain folding picnic table and tilting umbrella with cover, $125; Second generation Kirby vacuum with all attachments including rug shampooer. In excellent shape, $125. Call 207-445-2190 or 207-242-5899. (c)

TRUMPETS for school from Lee Austin’s private collection. Student trumpets from $75 – $250. Playable condition. Call 968-2421. Ask for Ann. (c)

AVON COLLECTIBLE BOTTLES, Swan, $8; Armoire $10; Bell $10; classic bottle, $5; Indian head nickel $15. Call 446-0542. (c)


VENTURA, CLASS A MOTOR HOME, 454 cu. in. engine, 28 ft. long, good condition, $5,995. Contact Ken 207-948-4231, Burnham. (c)

2000 CHEVY ASTRO VAN MARK III. Florida car, 115,356 miles. Excellent body, runs great, new tires. $900 o/b/o. Evenings 993-5040. (8/15)

Craft Fairs


DRIVERS: Class A and B.

Fuel tankers and home delivery.
FULL TIME-permanent.
Hazmat required.
Apply in person, Dysart’s in Hermon
(530 Coldbrook Road) (9/19)


WORKBASKET© COLLECTION, 1950s – 1980s, to someone willing to preserve the history of needlework patterns for knitting, crocheting, tatting, etc., leave message, 621-2864. (8/15)

Items in the FREE category are published one week for free, 14 words and phone number. Visit our Contact page to send us a listing.


Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND items are published for one week free, 14 words and phone number. Visit our Contact page to send us a listing.

LOST CAT near Palermo Town Office. A sweet, long-haired Tabby with double paws. If found, call Miriam at 993-2455. (8/22)

Real Estate for Sale


OFFICE SPACE for rent, in Professional Building, on heavily traveled Rte. 3, in South China. Immediate occupancy. Answering service available. Located near Bar Harbor Bank & Trust and South China Post Office. Please call 445-4475. (c)

SIDNEY: Room for rent in a country style setting. Includes heat, electricity, cable, internet, kitchen, living room and laundry room. Credit report is required. Rent is $200 per week or $800 due the first of every month. Reply to Send telephone number and email address and we will provide application for rental unit. (10/17)

SOLON: One bedroom small house for rent, $750 per month, plus deposit. No pets, non-smokers. Quiet area, long driveway, nice view of the river. 643-3045. (8/1)


EMILY WORKS PHOTOGRAPHY: Affordable portraits, events, landscapes, move. Portraits start at $35. Mention this ad for special: Buy one print, get one 1/2 off. Call 207-314-8607 for an appointment. (c)

HOME HEALTHCARE nights, weekends, early mornings. Shopping, errands, light housekeeping. PSS state certified. Available days, evenings, weekends. Specializing in dementia and Alzheimers with certification. Call Diane 615-9007. (c)



NEED VOLUNTEERS? or WANT TO VOLUNTEER? Visit our Contact page and send us an email with the subject line “Volunteer Classifieds.” Tell us about your situation and we’ll create a classified ad for you and include it in this section. And yes, it’s FREE!

LITTER PICKUP GROUP, named “Second Saturdays,” seeks volunteers to pick up litter along Rte. 202, and other roads in China, the second Saturday of each month during the summer months. FMI: call Richard Dillenbeck at 445-8074 or, or Jeanne Marquis at or 649-3836.

SOMERSET COUNTY CATHOLIC CHARITIES. Become a volunteer in Somerset County with Catholic Charities SEARCH Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. Call Cindy at 576-5730 or email

HOMELESS SHELTER: Waterville homeless shelter is in need of volunteers for childcare, office duties, donation sorting, meal prep, building maintenance, fundraising, and Friday food pantry operation. FMI: Beth LaBua, 872-8082 or

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS WATERVILLE AREA, seeking volunteers who would like to tutor adults. There will be a tutor training workshop, Sat., Sept. 15, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., at the United Way office. FMI: 873-7786 or

VASSALBORO FOOD STATION PANTRY seeks volunteers to assist with all areas of operations. There is an immediate and urgent need for a volunteer to drive the pantry vehicle to pick up food donations from our partnering stores in Augusta, 7:30 – 10 a.m., Thursdays. A backup driver is also needed for bread pick up in Waterville on Fridays. A shopping assistant is needed – someone interested in finding bargains and making purchases for the pantry (all purchases are reimbursed). Pantry assistants are also needed on Thursday mornings to assist with the weekly distribution. For more information about all these opportunities to assist those in need in our community, please leave a message at 873-7375 or email

KVCAP is in need of volunteer drivers to provide rides to medical services, work programs, programs for people with special needs, children’s services and a variety of other services that provide valuable assistance. Volunteers are reimbursed for mileage, must have a reliable vehicle, and pass a state background check. FMI: contact Steve at 859-1631 or

MAINE ALLIANCE FOR ADDICTION RECOVERY is seeking individuals to form a planning committee for a Recovery Wellness Rally, scheduled for Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The first meeting is planned for May 8, starting at 6 p.m. at the MAAR office, 295 Water St., first floor conference room, Augusta. FMI: Darren at 207-621-4111. dripley@maineallianceforaddiction

SOUTH CHINA LIBRARY seeks volunteers during open hours Wed./Sat. Flexibility in work schedule. Work involves opening and closing the library, checking books in and out, re-shelving books. Training provided, but some familiarity with computer use helpful. FMI: Cheryl 445-2956 or

VOLUNTEER TEACHERS needed: art, logic and Latin. Grace Academy, Rte. 3, South China. FMI: 445-8239. (c)

THE VASSALBORO MINISTRY ASSOCIATION is currently looking for community minded residents who would like to join our group. Our mission includes helping fellow residents in need with an emergency delivery of heating oil.. The people we help include low income residents with a focus on families with children. If you would like to find out more please call Rose at 873-1342 or e-mail


THE BIOREGIONAL CONSERVANCY IN UNITY is a volunteer based not-for-profit educating and sensitizing people to the needs of the Food Forest at this very crucial time of the sixth mass extinction. We also serve soup kitchens and food services helping families and homeless people in Waldo and Waterville. We are looking for a service vehicle donations to deliver produce and to help our campus needs. If you can help, call Roger at 568-3139. (10/24)

Yard Sales/Flea Markets

Oakland Lions Club Yard Sale
Hubbard Street
Fri. Sept 6 & Sat. Sept. 7
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Misc. furniture, dishwasher, household and craft items, books, clothing, bedding, glassware and much more!

SALE: EVERY FRI. & SAT., 10 a.m. – noon, 360 Route 3, So. China. Books, furniture, collectibles, Christmas items old and new, fishing, office, tools, and more. All proceeds given to Voice of the Martyrs. FMI: 592-9347. (c)

Rain date Sunday
1144 Route 3, So. China
9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
$10/table, set-up 8 a.m.
Collectibles, glassware, clothing, firearms, comics, minerals.
FB: @1144Route3