Yellow Springs News Classifieds

CLASSIFIED AD RATES Weekly rate: $6 up to 20 words; additional words 10¢ each. Add $1 per week for Web placement. We request that first-time advertisers and advertisers outside of Yellow Springs pre-pay with a check, cash or money order.

• 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)

2003 SATURN VUE. Impeccably maintained. Very good condition. Bike rack included. $2,500. 767-1746.

YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

YARD SALE – Three families, Friday, Oct. 17 and Saturday, Oct.18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Printer, TV, clothes, books, jewelry, dishes, air hockey, kid car, toys. Bargains galore! 615 W. South College St.

ONE DAY SALE:.110 Kurt St. (off Livermore Street). Saturday, Oct.18, 9 a.m. to 4 p..m.    

FINAL MOVING SALE – 890 Wright St., Friday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m.-6 p.m; Saturday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Miscellaneous household items, tools and clothes. Everything must go!

GARAGE SALE: 119 W. Whiteman St., Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Steel shelving in box, armoire new in box, twin folding bed frame/mattress, room screens, louvred doors, cotton drapes (11 panels), wooden chairs and miscellaneous.

ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

BED - Brand new queen PillowTop mattress set. Still in plastic. $195. 937-545-3610.  

BIRD SEED SALE: Annual sale to support Glen Helen will take place on Saturday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Glen Helen Nature Shop, 405 Corry St. Seed, suet and bird-related items in the Nature Shop will be discounted and GHA members can bank their seed. Support your Glen and feathered friends in one fell swoop!

FUTON BED. Excellent condition. $50. 767-1650.

“TWO HUNDRED YEARS of Yellow Springs,” including the legacy of Antioch College and written by the News staff, is available for $15 at the News office, Dark Star Books, Sam and Eddie’s Open Books, Town Drug or on our Web site at .

RETAIL | (back to top)

FRIDAYS ON THE Farm at Flying Mouse, 3-6 p.m. We have certified organic pumpkins, potatoes, winter squash, maple syrup and more. 100 E. Fairfield Pike, Yellow Springs.

PETS AND LIVESTOCK | (back to top)

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BARTER AND TRADE | (back to top)

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FREE OFFERS | (back to top)

FREE: Kimball piano in very nice condition needs a good home. Please call Amanda, 767-9361.

MOVED HERE RECENTLY? Come to the Yellow Springs News office at 253 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.

MERCHANDISE WANTED | (back to top)

WANTED: Smallish refrigerator/freezer in good shape for smallish apartment. Need one larger than “dorm size,” just not huge. Please call Jennifer or Matt at 767-2330.

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

APARTMENT/HOME wanted. Will rent while looking for dog-friendly home with yard. Prefer fireplace/garage. Open to all possibilities near mom at Friends Care Center. Text or call 937-626-4314.

ANTIOCH STAFF MEMBER looking to rent a one- or two-bedroom house/apartment beginning Nov. 1. Must be pet-friendly for two small/medium dogs. A yard is preferred. Please call 662-312-2634.

FOR RENT | (back to top)

207 S. WINTER ST.-Upstairs apartment with two bedrooms, one bath. Recently remodeled, central air, off-street parking, close to downtown, washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator furnished. Pet-free building. Immediate availability. $750/month. Call MAP, 767-7406.

OFFICE SPACE – Two rooms above Bonadies Glassstudio. Glass wall overlooking Village BP. All utilities paid. Desirable north light. $475. 767-9290.

ONE-BEDROOM apartment downtown on Dayton Street. $500/month plus utilities. High ceilings, very open, clean and bright. Pet- and smoke-free building. Available immediately. 937-684-2366.

NICE HOUSE on W. Jackson Road. Four bedrooms, two baths, huge family room, smoke- and pet-free building. 937-324-3606.

HOME FOR RENT or share – Private two bedrooms, one bath. Shared living and dining rooms, kitchen, laundry and screened porch with lots of storage area. Off-street parking, private yard surrounded by pond, Glen Helen and Antioch College. Includes electric, water, heat, sewer and trash. Smoke-free building. $1,150/month shared space. $1,500 for all private rental. 937-479-0008.

ONE-BEDROOM apartment, very light and spacious on second floor in older house with trees, near library and Glen. Hardwood and quarry tile floors. $560 plus utilities. Prefer long-term. 767-1778.

TWO-BEDROOM APARTMENT for rent three miles outside of town. Washer/dryer and garage included. Smoke- and pet-free building. $650/month. 937-776-2764.

OFFICE OR ART STUDIO – Union School House; a 12′x18′ room on second floor with large windows, wood floors, high ceiling, $260. Call Jonathan at 344-0626.

FOR RENT: Flexible business, production or retail space – Kings Yard. 1,534 square feet. All utilities furnished except electric. Good light, private parking, concrete floor. Call 767-9290.

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)


EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

SHORT-TERM HELP needed for Community Solutions conference Oct.  27-30 and Nov. 3-9 (weekend included). Email resume and two references to info {at} communitysolution(.)org .

WELLNESS CARE OFFICE in Yellow Springs looking for part-time front desk employee available to work 20-25 hours during weekdays. Must have prior office experience, be proficient at Word, Excel and have the ability to quickly learn new software systems. Must be professional (professional attire required), have the ability to multi-task and excel at working in a team environment. Knowledge and experience in natural health care preferred but not required. Email resume to drerika {at} yellowspringschiropractic(.)com then attend one of two group interview times: Wednesday, Oct. 15 at noon or Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. Email your interview day and time preference and a confirmation reply will be sent.  

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

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SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

“NEED A HAND,” “honey do” lists, all kinds of fall projects, gutters, etc. Terry Ulrich: 767-1282 or ulrichterryl {at} yahoo(.)com .

FALL LANDSCAPE CLEANUP: Litter and leaves composted locally. Call Steve Parr, the organic landscaper. 937-767-1935.

LANDSCAPE, CLEAN UP AND MORE: Weeding, trimming bushes, hauling, leaf clean-up and cleaning out gutters. Reasonable prices. Call Scot at 937-525-9775.

ARTISAN ROOFING and remodeling. Twenty-plus years experience. Kelly P. Gray, 768-8930. Call or text.

LANDSCAPE AND GROUNDS CARE. Regular and occasional. Mowing, trimming, planting, honeysuckle/other invasives removal, hardscape installation, fences put up, leaf clean up/mulching, gutters cleaned, total property cleanups, hauling and many other outdoor services. Knowledgable, capable, all-local workers. 767-2729. Thor and Friends.

NEIL DOG TRAINING (“evolving” 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 has a social purpose and exists to serve members, not make a profit. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. .

CHILD CARE | (back to top)

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LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

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INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

SILVER SNEAKERS – 30-minute total body workout for seniors free at Curves of YS! Call 767-3700 for an appointment.  

DANCING WITH PARKINSON’S disease in Yellow Springs meets 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)

PROGRESSIVE DINNER – Save the date: Nov. 8, 6 p.m., beginning at the First Presbyterian Church, 314 Xenia Ave. Cost is $55 per person and includes wine, a full dinner hosted at a villager’s home with dessert and appetizers at the church. Proceeds benefit Home, Inc. For tickets, call 767-1206. 

PEER-LED support groups are available. NAMI Connection is a group for people with mental illness, meeting each Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Bryan Center. NAMI Family is for family and friends of people with mental illness, meeting the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Senior Center. Note: NAMI family group will not meet on Nov. 26 or Dec. 24. namiconnection.yellowsprings {at} yahoo(.)com .

MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

WANTED:  A folk dance instructor who can teach a Greek dance to the 8th graders who will perform it in celebration of Greek history. Please call Aurelia Blake at 829-7696.

WORK OUT in our fully equipped fitness space with state-of-the art cardio and weight-lifting equipment with walking track. For more information about memberships, programming and giving opportunities visit our website: .

YS HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION is beginning a community dialogue and looking for your thoughts about what policing should be in Yellow Springs. What values are important to you? What concerns do you have? What works and doesn’t work? What makes you feel connected or alienated? What qualities are you looking for in a police chief? How do you think citizens can support our officers and improve community-police relationships? Any other comments? Please provide your feedback by 5 p.m. on Oct.17 so that we can prepare for the first Community Forum on Local Policing to be held at the John Bryan Center, room A and B, on Thursday, Oct. 23, 7-8:30 p.m. We have an online survey form at and boxes are located at First Presbyterian Church, Emporium, The Gulch, Tom’s Market, YS Library, Village BP, YSHS, Antioch College and Senior Center.

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)

THANKS to the following for their generous donations to the NAMI YS Street Fair raffle: Antioch College, Atomic Fox, JCox, Current Cuisine, Curves of YS, Dark Star Books, Downing’s Hardware, Emporium, Glen Garden Gifts, House of Miko, Kismet/Pangea, Little Art Theatre, Moore Than Massage, Peifer Orchards, Sandi Sharp, Sunrise, Superfly Comics and Games, Town Drug, Village Guesthouse, Wavelength, Williams Eatery, YS Chiropractic, YS News and Young’s Dairy-NAMI Yellow Springs

RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

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