Yellow Springs News Classifieds

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• The deadline for classifieds is Mondays at 5 p.m. Please check the News for deadlines during holiday weeks.

Submit classifieds online. You can now conveniently submit classifieds directly from our Web site through our classified submission page. To submit a classified ad, please click here.

You are also welcome to submit classifieds to us via e-mail at classifieds {at} ysnews(.)com . Please indicate your name, contact information, category for your classified ad, when you first wish to run the ad and for how long. We will contact you about payment or if there are any complications. If you choose to have your classified on the Web it will be posted on Thursday, the same day the News comes out, by the end of the day for one week.

Click on a category below to see this week’s listings.

FOR SALE: CARS, TRUCKS, ETC. | (back to top)

1995 CHINOOK CONCOURSE, 21-foot camper. Ford 3500 chassis. Well maintained by Village Automotive. New tires. Refrigerator, stove, toilet. Includes sleeping comforter, pillows, kitchen utensils. Winterized and ready for trips north or south. Mileage: 117,344. Log book and maintenance receipts for the last 22,000 miles. Gets 10 mpg. New price: $10,000 firm. Contact wlfelker {at} gmail(.)com .

YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

NO COMMON SCENTS is having a garage sale, Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m. to noon, 601 Robinwood Dr. We are not closing, just getting rid of stuff!

ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

SPLIT-RAIL FENCE for sale. Stringers, $2 each. Two hole posts, $3 each. Call 937-925-5719.

QUEEN SIZE MATTRESS TOPPER. Cotton, wool, natural latex. Price: $400. Inquire at Stacy {at} designsleep(.)com .

FIREWOOD. Quality seasoned hardwood. Call for pricing. Better Building Maintenance Inc., 937-768-1623.

RETAIL | (back to top)

WAVELENGTH Salon & Spa, 937-767-9099, hair, facial, nails and massage, Aveda products.

CASH PAID FOR BOOKS, all types. Dark Star. 767-9400.

CALL NO COMMON SCENTS with your orders, big or small and arrange pick up. Check the website for updates: . 767-4261.

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BARTER AND TRADE | (back to top)

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FREE OFFERS | (back to top)

MOVED HERE RECENTLY? Come to the Yellow Springs News office at 253-1/2 Xenia Ave., 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. We’ll sign you up for a three-month subscription to the News for free! There’s a welcome package for you, too.

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HOUSING, ETC., WANTED | (back to top)

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FOR RENT | (back to top)

HOUSE FOR RENT, newly remodeled. Two bedrooms, one bathroom, living room and kitchen with utility room. The house has newly installed vinyl flooring and carpeting with new cabinets installed in the kitchen. A new 96 percent efficient gas furnace with central air conditioning has been installed with a back up electric heating system. All major appliances are provided: electric kitchen stove, new refrigerator, washer and dryer. House is located on a large spacious lot and a half. Pet-free building. Available May 1. Call 248-978-3639 ater 5 p.m.

TWO-BEDROOM APARTMENT. Completely updated, gas heat, central air, lots of light. Approximately 1,000 square feet. First floor: porch, kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom and full bath. Second floor: bedroom with skylight. Four blocks to downtown. $850 plus utilities, lease, security deposit. Pet- and smoke-free building. 937-767-1312.

APARTMENT – One-bedroom right downtown. Very convenient with a great view. Just renovated: new kitchen, wonderful bathroom, hardwood floors, high ceilings and big beautiful windows. Call 767-2463.

VENDING SPACE. Great location in the center of town. Weekly, weekend and daily rates. Call 767-2463.

SPACE to create your art or to make your product at MillWorks. 4,400 square feet available now. Call Sam Young at 767-2700 for more information or to see the space.

OFFICES OR ART STUDIOS – Union School House. One 12′ x 18′ on the first floor, $200; one 12′ x 18′ on second floor with large windows, high ceiling, wood floor, $250. Call Jonathan at 344-0626.

HOME FOR LEASE in Yellow Springs. Three bedrooms, two baths, large living room, dining room, laundry room. Available April 1. $1,100/month. Serious calls only. Non-smoking, pet-free building. 937-430-0007

THREE-BEDROOM, TWO-BATH country house on Little Miami River.  Custom kitchen and sauna.  Unique views of river and wildlife, but yard sometimes floods.  Setting best for adventurous couple who appreciate being close to nature and river.  2,200 square foot, propane heat.  Detached one-car garage with large workshop and storage space.  $1,300 per month, with one month security deposit required.  Pet deposit may be required.  Phone 937-409-4137 or e-mail dcmoore286 {at} gmail(.)com .    

TWO-BEDROOM APARTMENT, heat, water, sewer and garbage collection included. You pay electric. Smoke-free building. $720/month plus security deposit. 767-9368.

PROFESSIONAL BUILDING, 716 Xenia Ave. Office available now, carpet, nice waiting area, ample parking, all utilities paid. 767-9290.

NICE ONE-LEVEL HOME in town. Complete update.  Wood floors, three bedrooms, two baths, garage. Yard, deck, shed, some pets OK. $1,300/month, credit. 937-602-1200.

HOUSE FOR RENT OR SALE: Three bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, living room, family room, large kitchen, dining area, wood stove, large double fenced yard. Pets welcome. Extended lease required. Available mid-April. $1,450/month. 937-239-7561 or muddymouth {at} aol(.)com .

THREE-BEDROOM house and one bedroom apartments for rent. Apartment rent includes utilities. 767-1665.

TWIN COACH APARTMENTS: Two-bedroom apartments, bath-and-a-half, $585/$620 per month. Includes appliances, central air, washer dryer hookup. Deposit required, one-year minimum lease. 767-9180 or 408-3424.

TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $515; two-bedroom, $615; three-bedroom, $715; plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE | (back to top)

A CHARMING HOME: Two-story, three-bedroom home with two baths, original hardwood floors, gas fireplace, wood stove, year-round sun room, deck, fenced-in backyard. Kitchen has an island and two built-in ovens; detached garage, basement. Located three blocks from Gaunt Park on four parcels of land graced by a large shady hardwood maple. 802 S. High, 767-1475, $220,000.

HOUSE FOR SALE: 2,800 square feet, one-and-a-half story Virginia tidewater-style home with many updates. 2,000 square-foot garage with additional rooms. Reduced price. 63 S. Clay St., Clifton. Dave Weber, 937-260-8879.

EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

JOHN BRYAN Community Pottery is seeking applicants for a part-time Studio Director position. Two-year commitment requested. Details at

WELLSPRING, a not-for-profit counseling agency, has a position open for a full-time Mental Health Therapist. Must have a master’s degree and licensed in the State of Ohio as a PC, PCC, MSW or LISW. Potential candidate must have a desire to work with children and adult population. Candidate must be able to travel to other WellSpring offices. The position offers full time hours, medical insurance, retirement plan and other benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Qualified candidates should submit resume and cover letter to: naomi {at} wellspringfield(.)org . No phone calls please.

OPENING FOR WORKER to assist part time in fence business. Call 878-6448 for more information.

PART-TIME WORK at B&B, cooking breakfast, cleaning rooms, doing laundry. Must be local, reliable, willing to work hard, be flexible and pay lots of attention to detail. Plenty of interaction with guests. Sundays (7 or 8 a.m.-2 p.m.) and any two consecutive weekdays (6:30 or 7:30 a.m.-12 or 1 p.m.) Starts at $12/hour with quick pay raises as you learn the job. Email with qualifications, reason for wanting the job and one reference to susanne {at} arthurmorganhouse(.)com .

THE LITTLE ART THEATRE is seeking a full-time Operations Manager. Primary responsibilities include daily facility operations, bookkeeping, human resources and staff supervision, and managing the fundraising database, mailings and reports. Requires excellent people skills, ability to perform multiple activities, a strong customer service instinct, ability to manage and develop employees and volunteers, and strong computer skills including Excel, MSWord and QuickBooks; knowledge of Filemaker and Giftworks a plus. Flexible hours. To apply contact Little Art Theatre at littlearttheatre {at} gmail(.)com .

MEDICAL BILLER: Must be familiar with ICD-10 and CPT codes for mental health. Fax letter and resume to 937-767-1784. 10-15 hours per week at $12-15/ hour.

THE VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS seeks two part-time seasonal Utility Service workers. These are part-time (20 or more hours per week) positions expected to last at least six months. Primary responsibilities will include performing a variety of semi-skilled and skilled labor tasks in the recurring maintenance, installation and repair work of the street, storm water, sanitary sewer, parks and facilities functions of the Public Works department. Operate light to heavy equipment in performing assigned duties. Training and/or experience that evidences basic knowledge of general maintenance and repair work needed. A high school diploma or GED is required. Must possess a valid driver’s license. A Class B-CDL is preferred, but not required. Application forms are available at 100 Dayton St., Yellow Springs, OH 45387 or online at . Deadline to return applications to the village at the above address is Friday, April 18 at 3 p.m. to the attention of Jason Hamby. EOE.

GLEN HELEN Outdoor Education Center is hiring a Seasonal Kitchen Assistant. Primary responsibilities include running the dish machine for 75 campers Monday-Friday. Must be 18 years plus. Contact Jaime Shepherd at jshepherd {at} glenhelen(.)org to apply.

THE HISTORIC MURPHY THEATRE in Wilmington is seeking a theater manager. Please e-mail request for job description to murphytheatrejobs {at} gmail(.)com . Position is open until filled. No phone calls, please.

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

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SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

LANDSCAPE AND GROUNDS CARE. Regular and occasional. Mowing, trimming, tilling, planting, hardscape installation, fences put up, gutters cleaned, total property clean ups, hauling and many other outdoor services. Knowledgeable, capable, all-local workers. 767-2729. Thor and Friends.

LANDSCAPE, CLEAN UP AND MORE: Weeding, trimming bushes, hauling, mulching and edging. Reasonable prices. Call Scot at 937-525-9775.

PROFESSIONAL QUALITY MOWING, trimming and edging. Reasonable rates. Call Steve Parr, 767-1935.

SHIATZU with Charlie Kabenji. Call 767-2201.

THE CONSTANT GARDENER: Design, maintenance, restoration. We are professional, knowledgeable and quite helpful. A small, locally owned business. 937-919-3821.

PROFESSIONAL EDITOR, 17 years’ experience. Skillful editing that respects and enhances your voice. Free consultation. E-mail Audrey Hackett at ayhackett {at} gmail(.)com .

JOSHUA’S DETAILED PAINTING and general property maintenance. No job too small. Any job you can think of is done with a smile. Joshua Gannaway, 937-558-6034 or gannpjosh {at} gmail(.)com .

CLIFTON SMALL ENGINE REPAIR – Lawn mowers, weed eaters, leaf blowers, motorcycles, recreational equipment, chainsaws, blade sharpening, gas trimmers, outboard motors, lawn tractors, snowmobiles and snowblowers. Call Cory at 937-312-4618 or 937-767-0107.

NEIL DOG TRAINING (certified professional trainer/retired special education teacher) will help you train your dog. If you are committed, I can help. Neil Silvert, 937-767-1991 or nsilvert1949 {at} gmail(.)com . Free evaluation. Reasonable rates – sliding scale.

LANDSCAPE SERVICES – Lawn mowing. Tree removal, pruning, fences cleared of vines and unwanted trees. Brush hauled away. Call Richard Funderburg, 937-215-8447 or 767-7433.

NEED A TYPIST? Experienced proofreader, editor or transcriptionist? Local references. Call Dee Sorrell at 937-767-8622.

COMPUTERS, APPLIANCES, iPods/iTouch, household, electrical/electronic, appliance repair and more. David Turner, retired engineer. 767-7849.

FINANCIAL SERVICES | (back to top)

YS CREDIT UNION – 64 years of community leadership in Yellow Springs. Join now and save money. .

YS CREDIT UNION has free financial education for members. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. .

LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

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INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

OLDER CHILDREN befriend and mentor younger children, often establishing life-long connections. Antioch School, 937-767-7642, .

THE NATURAL WORLD serves as an inspiration for emotional and intellectual growth. Antioch School, 937-767-7642, .

YOGA WITH WEIGHTS: According to NY Times health columnist, Jane Brody, adding weights to movement is a woman’s best investment for adding and restoring bone density. Mondays and Wednesdays, 10-11:15 a.m. Yoga Springs, YS, Joyce Reena Appell, E-RYT, 937-475-6371.

JOHN BRYAN COMMUNITY Pottery Spring Classes: Basics of Wheel Throwing with Lynn Riewerts Carine and Susan Finster, Thursdays, 6:30-9 p.m., April 10- May 29, $195; Intermediate Special Topics Wheel Throwing,”Name It and Make It” with Bruce Grimes, Tuesdays, 6:30-9 p.m., April 8-May 27, $195; Mosaic Trashcan Public Art Workshop with Beth Holyoke and Kaethi Seidl for teens and adults, Saturdays, 1-3:30 p.m., May 10-31, $100; Wood Fire Workshop with Geno Luketic, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., May 17-June 7, $150; Fun and Fundamentals Plus with Lynn Riewerts Carine, Mondays, 4-5:30 p.m., April 7-June 2, $165; Kids Clay, “Art & Nature: Trailside Mosaic” with Allison Paul, Wednesdays, 3:30-5 p.m., April 9-May 28, $135; Second Saturday Family Workshop, “Hoot! Owls of the Miami Valley”, April 12, 10 a.m.-noon, $10/person. 937-767-9022, jbcp {at} communitypottery(.)com, .

MATH TUTOR -30-plus years experience grades 4 to geometry. More information at or call John at 937-231-2291 after 4p.m.

FRIENDS MUSIC CAMP: Summer program for ages 10-18, held at Barnesville, Ohio. Dates are July 6 through Aug. 3. Two-week option for younger applicants. Instruction in all band and orchestra instruments, piano, voice and guitar. Chorus, musical theater, recreation, canoe trip, much more. Call 767-1311. Or go online at for application and other information.

BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT to see in the world – but how do we live our values when the challenges of real life happen and we struggle to get along with others? Compassionate Communication helps us build trust and understanding, reduce misunderstandings and transform conflict into productive dialogue. Free seven-week class, Thursdays, 10:30-noon, April 10-May 22, Coretta Scott King Center, Antioch College. Contact Diane Diller, 937-824-0421, dianediller {at} gmail(.)com .

YS COMMUNITY CHILDREN’S Center has limited openings for children in the Preschool Program. State-licensed Step Up to Quality program, educated, experienced, loving teachers. Low teacher-child ratios. Set curriculum addressing the Early Learning Content Standards. Contact Marlin Newell at 937-767-7236 or mnewell {at} ysccc(.)org . EOE.

DANCING WITH PARKINSON’S disease in Yellow Springs will meet on Wednesdays from 2-2:45 p.m. at the YS Senior Center. The class is taught by Jill Becker. It is funded by the Tri-State Parkinson’s Wellness Chapter and is free to people with PD and their caregivers. For information, call 767-2646 or write jillbecker1 {at} gmail(.)com .

EVENTS | (back to top)

TWO NAMI peer-led support groups are available. NAMI Connections is a group for people with mental illness and meets every Wednesday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Bryan Center, rooms A and B. NAMI Family is for family and friends of people with mental illness and meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Senior Center. ysmentalhealthgroup {at} gmail(.)com .

MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

MAKE FRIENDS, MAKE MUSIC this summer at Friends Music Camp. Ages 10-18. Camp is at Barnesville, Ohio. Ask someone who has been there. Information at . Or call 767-1311.

A HEALTH/WELLNESS and home-based business presents a huge once-in-a-lifetime business opportunity. 937-286-1016. .

WANT A COLOR AD? Too bad: the News is in black and white. But a pre-printed insert costs just a bit less than a dime per insert to distribute in the News. You design, print it in color – we’ll stuff it and get it to our readers. Call 767-7373 or email advert {at} ysnews(.)com .

CHECK OUT for nearly 40 feature videos of village art, education, music, sports, kiln firing, you name it. Go see it.

NEED A GIFT for someone special who lives out of town? If they’ve got an email address, they’ve got an inbox. That’s where the News will be every Thursday morning! Go to and choose Subscribe to sign them up for the E-edition.

CARD OF THANKS | (back to top)

TO THE PERSON who responded to our “Please -no animal waste here!” sign by removing the several full bags which had collected along our property on Phillips Street, thank you! And you took the stray donut box and soda bottle I’d added to the pile, as well. You are incredible!  Only in Yellow Springs-Bev Logan

A VERY GRATEFUL l little girl wishes to thank the thoughtful person that rescued “Babydoll” from the sidewalk and placed her safely at the YS News office. In her own words, “Thanks for putting Babydoll in the warm dry room for me to find later.”-Dawn Johnson

GRATEFUL? This category is free. Send your thanks to whomever or whatever to classifieds {at} ysnews(.)com or submit online at . Also, you can drop off your card of thanks copy at our office 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, or call 767-7373.

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