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FOOD & BEVERAGE
49th Parallel Grocery
OPEN DAILY 7:30AM-9PM. tel: 250.245.3221
49th Next Day Delivery or Pickup Service. To Our Valued 49th Parallel Customers: Due to COVID-19, for those 65 and older as well as those with disabilities or in quarantine, send us your grocery orders by way of our Grocery Order Request Form below and we will work to have it ready for pickup or delivery.
Our delivery or pickup service is available Monday – Friday. Minimum orders are $50. Please limit your orders to one order per week. Orders received before 10AM will be processed on the same day whenever possible. We cannot promise same day delivery at this time.
OPEN DAILY DINE IN HOURS 9AM-8PM DRIVE THROUGH HOURS 6AM-9PM. tel: 250.245.5213
As we welcome guests back to our dining room, the health and safety of our guests and restaurant team members remains our top priority.
We have made various changes in our dining rooms to limit contact and ensure physical distancing.
OPEN MONDAY TO SATURDAY 12PM TO 7PM. DINE OUT ONLY. tel: 250.245.0899
Please note: Prices listed on this website may not be up to date. Please check in-store for the most accurate pricing. Take Out Only. Free Local delivery available after 4pm. Davis Lagoon Bridge to Oyster Bay Village to Thicke Rd.
OPEN MONDAY TO SATURDAY 6-6. CLOSED ON SUNDAY. tel: 250.245.8131
Social Distancing measures are in place with limited customers allowed in the store at a time. As a local butcher with an outstanding reputation, Bouma Meats provides: Steaks, Beef, Hams, sausages, bacon, Seafood and fish
Cornish pasties, sausage rolls, pies, Turkeys, Locally-made jerky. 412 1st Avenue.
Connections Cafe (Nanaimo Airport)
OPEN FRI-WED 8am – 2pm, THURS 8am-6pm tel: 250-245-7096
With a designated queuing line, plexiglass barrier, and reduced seating, the Cafe is ready to serve you. The Cafe also provides a takeout service for those wishing to enjoy their snack post-security.
In The Beantime Cafe
OPEN FOR DINE IN AND TAKEOUT. HOURS : 8-3 PM (7 DAYS A WEEK) (DELIVERY FOR FREEZER MEALS 4-6 PM DAILY) tel: 250.245.2305
We are open for Breakfast, lunch, coffee and take n bake meals 8-3 daily. The dining area will be reopening on Monday June 8th with a formulated COVID-19 plan in place. Takeout available. Call 250-245-2305 to preorder or order online at www.oftendining.com
Ironworks Cafe and Creperie
OPEN THURSDAY TO MONDAY 9-3. PICK UP / INDOOR DINING / PATIO DINING / TAKE OUT. DASHDELIVERY.CA COMING SOON tel: 250-912-0064
Best Practices for safety measures and social distancing are in place. The Ironworks Cafe & Creperie pairs incredible Italian Roast Caffe Umbria coffee & delicious Belgian crepes to give you a taste of heaven
OPEN FOR DINE IN WEDNESDAY TO SUNDAY, 4:00pm to “LADYSMITH LATE” BY RESERVATION ONLY
OPEN FOR TAKEOUT, Wednesday to Sunday, 4PM-7:30PM
We are open Wednesday-Sunday for takeout and dining in (with reservations).
Takeout: We are open for takeout Wednesday-Sunday, 4:00pm to 7:30pm. Please call (250) 924-1300 at least one hour ahead of when you wish to pick up your order. Payment by credit/debit at pickup. Please check here for more information and for takeout menu.
Dining In: We are open for dining in inside and on the patio (seasonal) Wednesday-Sunday, 4:00pm to “Ladysmith Late” by reservation. Please call (250) 924-1300 to make a reservation. (Please note: tables can only seat up to 6 people, due to Covid-19 safety measures. However, reservations can be made for more, with separate tables).
Phone: (250) 924-1300
Please check here for more information and for takeout menu.
Old Town Bakery
OPEN FOR TAKEOUT, TUESDAY TO SATURDAY, 7:30AM-4PM – tel: 250.245.2531
Now you can enjoy all your Old Town Bakery favourites from the comfort of your own home! Order from our delivery menu with a minimum $25.00 purchase and we’ll bring it right to your door. Deliveries are made daily after 2pm, try to get your requests in before 11am or even the day before so we can better meet your order.
OPEN FOR TAKE OUT ORDERS, DAILY 11AM-MIDNIGHT (1AM FRIDAY/SATURDAY) tel: 250.310.0001
We are continuing to evolve our business to keep both our staff and customers safe during these uncommon times.
We recently launched our zero contact delivery + pickup program as an option for those customers who wish to limit any personal contact.
HOURS: 4pm-8pm THURSDAY, FRIDAY 12-8pm, SATURDAY/SUNDAY 11:30-8pm. CLOSED MON-TUES-WED
LAST ORDERS FOR KITCHEN 15 MINUTES BEFORE CLOSE. – tel: 250.924.1201
We are officially open inside and on the patio. Social distancing in place, new seating format, additional steps for sanitation and expanded menu.
Including “Take Platitude Home “ 250 and 500 ml containers of dips ,sauces dry goods, and more. For menus and TPH visit platitude.ca or call us at
250-924-1201 for take out as well! Curbside pickup or regular pickup!
OPEN TUESDAY – SATURDAY 10AM-4PM / ONLINE ORDERING AVAILABLE 24/7– tel: 250.245.6336
We have opened our tables for customer to sit in: unfortunately we have rules we must impose. Only 2 per table, it will still be disposables and there will be a garbage can for you to dispose of your disposables. I have put up curtains, this way I can still have customer come in for take out. We will be asking you to remain at the table until it is safe for you to leave, keeping your 2 meter distance. I want to thank everyone in advance for following the rules so we can continue to serve everyone. Daily specials and our frozen retail is always available. Shop online, delivery available.
Roberts Street Pizza
SUNDAY AND MONDAYS OPEN 3PM-10PM, TUESDAY OPEN 3PM-11PM AND FRIDAY SATURDAY OPEN 3PM -12AM. (CLOSED NOV 30 FOR COVID PROTOCOL UPGRADES REOPENING THURSDAY DEC 3RD) – tel: 250.245.1119
As we will be running on a reduced crew please expect longer than normal delivery times. Drivers will be given gloves and sanitizer. Gloves will be changed after every order. Debit machines will be sanitized after every order. We will only be allowing 2 customers in the store at a time. We ask customers to enter from the main door and exit the patio door. We encourage customers to take advantage of our contactless payment methods (over the phone, or tap).
We are also able to deliver the order to the front door and put on the step when requested.
Wigwam Cantonese Restaurant, The
WE ARE OPEN 3 PM to 8 PM TUESDAY TO SATURDAY –tel: 250.245.3433
Phone in your orders in advance, as we will restrict the number of walk-ins. One customer (two if on same order) at a time to come inside the restaurant for payment and order pick-ups. We will ask you to wait outside if your order is not ready. No CASH. VISA, MASTERCARD or DEBIT only. We will do our best to fulfill your meal/takeout in a safe and timely manner. Menu posted on www.thewigwam.ca. Thanks for your continual support
OPEN THURSDAY THRU MONDAY 10 TO 5, CLOSED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. tel: 250-245-6533
Restored furniture, new home decor, curated collectables…enjoy browsing our shop, we have safety protocols in place. To reach us outside of business hours please email or PM us, we’d love to hear from you!
Budget Blinds of Cowichan Valley
THE SHOWROOM IS OPEN MONDAY – FRIDAY 9AM TO 5PM, SATURDAYS 10AM TO 3PM AND CLOSED ON SUNDAY. –tel: 250.924.0249
We are offering free in-home consultations and practice social distancing during all appointments. We have also added additional cleaning and screening processes. We are ready to serve you safely!
Ladysmith Health Care Thrift Store
NEW THRIFT STORE HOURS: Summer Hours 10-4 and 9-3)
Regular Monday – Friday 10 – 3, Sat 9 – 2 tel: 250.245.5225
Closed daily from 12 – 1 pm for deep cleaning and disinfecting due to COVID-19. Visit our website for new donating and shopping procedures.
We have new procedures for dropping off donations. We are only accepting clean, freshly washed, saleable clothing and household items at this time.
PLEASE DO NOT BRING US broken or damaged items. All items will be screened in your presence. Only 2 boxes or 2 bags or one of each is allowed at this time. Only clean, freshly washed clothing can be in plastic bags. These bags are to be placed on the receiving table. All household items must be removed from boxes and placed into the provided bins to be disinfected. Rejected items will be returned to you for your disposal. Receiving will be closed daily from 12 -1 pm for deep cleaning and disinfecting.
We have new procedures in place. When you arrive, these will be explained to you prior to entering the store. The new store entrance is the RED door at the side of the building. PLEASE no reusable bags at this time, we will provide new bags for customers. PLEASE shop in a timely manner to allow everyone the opportunity to shop. We will be allowing a maximum of 10 customers at one time. It is not mandatory, but it would be appreciated that you wear a mask if you have one. If you do not have one, we will have masks available at the entrance.
Ladysmith Home Hardware and Building Centre
BEGINNING MAY 19 OUR HOURS WILL BE 8AM TO 5PM, MON-FRI, AND 9AM TO 5PM SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. – tel: 250.245.3441
You can also find our store inventory online: visit homehardware.ca and select our store Ladysmith Home Hardware and Building Centre, the stock level you see is near real-time. Shop online and pick-up in store!
Left Coast Fashions
WE ARE NOW OPEN MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 11-4, (Thursdays in August open until 7pm) SATURDAYS 10-3: tel: 250.924.3380
Mary Fox Pottery
OPEN REGULAR HOURS Tue – Sat: 11 – 5pm
Mornings by chance. Tue – Sat: 11 – 5pm tel: 250.245.3778
My gallery and studio is located in old town Ladysmith on Vancouver Island and is open to the public. Best practices for sanitation and social distancing are in place.
Neck of the Woods General Store
BUSINESS HOURS: WED/THURS/FRI 11 – 5 / SAT 10-5 / SUN 11-4 tel:250-924-1282
We support 100+ artisans, jewellers, upcyclers & vintage lovers! We will monitor physical distancing and ensure hygiene measures are in place at all times. Look forward to seeing you!
Saving Grace Cleaning & Services Inc.
OFFICE HOURS MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 9:00 AM TO 5:00 PM –tel: 250.740.1509
WE ARE OPEN! STOP IN FOR ALL YOUR PET AND GARDENING NEEDS. MONDAY TO FRIDAY 9-5:30 / SATURDAY 9-5 / CLOSED SUNDAY. tel: 250.245.2000
To all of our fellow customers during this health crisis we are striving to keep up with extra demand while maintaining a clean and safe environment for everyone. Please be sure to keep your distance with staff and other fellow customers at all times for everyone’s comfort and safety.
Worldly Gourmet Kitchen Store
FOR YOUR SAFETY AND THE SAFETY OF OTHERS A MAXIMUM OF 4 PERSONS IN THE STORE. WE ARE OPEN MONDAY TO SATURDAY 10-5. tel: 250.245.7307
Social Distancing and Safety Guidelines are in place. Option1: In front of the door call 250.245.7307 and we will come open the door. Option 2: Call in and book a shopping visit. Option3: Email inuiries to email@example.com
LADYSMITH LOCATION: 1030 OYSTER BAY DR. MON-FRI 7:00AM – 5:30PM , SAT 9:00AM – 4:00PM –tel: 250.924.2024
Commercial & Industrial Equipment Supplier· Rental Shop· Tools/Equipment. This location features a full gravel, mulch, and soil mart. Call for 250-924-2024 to book your delivery or pick up.
Active Solutions Health + Sport
Unit A – 341 First Avenue. Open Monday – Thursday 7 am – 8 pm, Friday 8 am – 2 pm – tel: 250.924.4444
Multi-disciplinary allied healthcare centre. Physiotherapy, chiropractic, naturopathic medicine, pelvic floor rehab, acupuncture, registered massage and much more. No walk ins at this time and masks recommended during therapy sessions.
Bliss Yoga Studio and Wellness Centre
Yoga Studio – We are open for Private/Semi Private Classes and are now offering ZOOM Hatha Flow Thursdays 7:30pm Wellness Centre – We are open for Laser Treatments, Vascular Therapy Treatments and Reiki Treatments. Have you got questions? Give us a call/text. We look forward to hearing from you! –tel: 250-210-9642.
Cottonwood Golf Course
OPEN DAILY. NEW GUIDELINES FOR MAY! 12 MINUTE TEE TIMES, EXTENDED HOURS, KIOSK SERVICES tel: 250.245.5157
As of May 1st the golf course is reopen for limited play & the kiosk window will be open from 11am-4pm for on course food & beverages only. (No dine in or take out at this time). Tee times are required and we are under many limitations, please call the golf shop for more information or times. The Cottonclub Restaurant and Clubhouse areas remain closed.
Jennifer Ostle Notary Corporation
WE ARE AT THIS TIME BY APPOINTMENT ONLY tel:250.245.7127
We are practicing social distancing and have increased sanitization. We can ensure that each client coming into the office will not come in contact with any other clients. (we have staggered appt so this does not happen). We encourage clients to bring an PPE they feel necessary or comfortable with.
Kenneth R Greig, Financial Security Adviser with Freedom 5 Financial
I AM OPEN FOR BUSINESS CONSULTATION AND HAVE PUT NON- FACE TO FACE SYSTEMS IN PLACE TO KEEP MY CLIENTS SAFE. –tel: 250.668.8699
Ken Greig on Both Linked In and Facebook. I use Microsoft Teams for secure virtual meetings and have Docusign for electronic signatures.
LCU Insurance Agency
OPEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY 9AM – 5PM – SATURDAY 9:30AM-3PM. – tel: 250.245.2268
Ladysmith & District Credit Union
WE ARE OPEN MONDAY TO THURSDAY 9:30AM – 5:00PM / FRIDAY 9:30AM -5:30 AND SATURDAY 9:30AM – 2:30PM. –tel: 250.245.2247
Stz’uminus Branch (Oyster Bay)
REOPENING ON JULY 06, 2020 MONDAY-FRIDAY 9:30AM-5PM –tel: 250.245.2247
Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce.
OPEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY 10AM – 4PM. tel: 250-245-2112
Ladysmith/Duncan Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical
We do Plumbing ,Heating, Cooling and Electrical Repairs and Installations. Gas and electric water heaters replaced and installed. Plugged sinks and toilets and water leaks repaired. Natural Gas, Propane, Electric, Oil Furnace, Heat Pumps and Fireplaces with all Licensed insured experienced Journeymen.
Ladysmith Family and Friends
LAFF IS OFFERING ONLINE RESOURCES VIA SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE INTERACTIVE FORUMS AS WELL AS OUTREACH SERVICES TO PAST/PRESENT/FUTURE PARTICIPANTS AND THE COMMUNITY. IT CURRENTLY LOOKS A LITTLE DIFFERENT BUT WE’RE STILL HERE TO SUPPORT YOU! tel: 250.210.0870
You can connect with us via email, social media or telephone.
All our contact information and current programming details can be found on the LaFF website:
Ladysmith Maritime Society & LMS Community Marina
BUSINESS HOURS DAILY FROM 9AM TO 5PM: tel: 250-245-0109
LMS welcomes visiting boaters. Please check with Marina Manager (250 245 1146) regrding COVID-19 safety measures and restrictions. WorkSafe BC Safety measures are in place to allow safe operations for marine customers, staff and visiting boaters and tourists. These include physical distancing measures, signage and table arrangements in line with the current safety regime for gatherings and access restrictions to offices, Social Dock and Washroom Facilities.
Ladysmith Visitor Centre
BUSINESS HOURS DAILY FROM 10AM TO 4PM: tel: 250-245-2112
The Ladysmith Visitor Centre is centrally located at 33 Roberts St. just off our historic First Avenue. Our Tourism Counsellors are excited to help you discover some of our hidden treasures and provide information on our events, cultural & historic attractions, artisans, outdoor recreation, relocation, maps, accommodations, dining, shopping and more. Free Wifi/Public Washrooms.
OPEN 9-12 AND 1-3 MONDAY – THURSDAY. OTHER TIMES IF NEEDED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY tel: 250.245.8803
We have strict quarantine protocols for all paperwork brought into the office and rigorously follow physical distancing – only 1 person ( or household) into the office at one time and special procedures if one to one appointments needed. We are using electronic signatures this year for tax returns so the client only needs to come into the office once – all original tax returns or paperwork will be returned after the health department opens up the economy; unless they are urgently needed of course.
Lightlever Systems Inc.
BUSINESS HOURS: 8AM TO 5PM MONDAY TO FRIDAY –tel: 250.704.6767
Lightlever helps small businesses and nonprofits work efficiently from anywhere. As always, we are working from our home offices using Microsoft Office 365 for collaboration . In response to COVID-19, we are producing a weekly blog post to help small businesses & nonprofits to quickly get up to speed, and work from anywhere, with Microsoft 365
Market 2 All
WE ARE MAINTAINING SOLID WORKING HOURS TO HELP AND SUPPORT OUR CUSTOMERS. PLEASE REACH OUT VIA EMAIL IF YOU NEED HELP OR CALL tel: 250.245.8777
Use Email to Plant your Comeback Seed! We provide professional email marketing and web design services for retailers, businesses, and individuals locally and across North America.
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Oyster Bay
OPEN. CALL 24/7 FOR EXCLUSIVE RATES: tel: 250.912.9000
Enjoy a 20% discount when you stay 2 nights at the Microtel Inn & Suites Oyster Bay, BC this summer! Our hotels are implementing additional processes to help protect the safety of guests and team members, and certain services and amenities may be unavailable.
MyGo Tours and Transportation
BUSINESS HOURS ARE FLEXIBLE tel: 250.732.1120
As a local tour bus that seats 14 we have reducedthe capacity from 14 to 7 to allow more seating distancing. The driver will wear a mask. After each exit of the tour bus the driver will sanitize the seats, sanitize the dashboard and door handles. Each guest is requested to sit in the same seat upon multiple entires to the vehicle. A waiver must be signed by all persons entering the bus that they know there is a possibilty of contracting the virus due to the close proximity of other passengers.
Palmer Leslie, Chartered Professional Accountants
We are not open to the public for drop-ins or meetings face to face. We are booking telephone appointments at your convenience.
We are able to accept records for tax return preparation by email or in our secure drop box and are continuing to prepare your returns for the upcoming deadline, June 1st.
SPIRO Creative Inc.
BUSINESS HOURS OF OPERATION: MONDAY TO FRIDAY 8:30-4PM: tel: 778-889-5545
We’re a video and marketing company that helps small businesses stand out online. You don’t need to be a big business to have a big voice. You just need big ideas. It starts with a story.
Video Storytelling to Inspire Action.
Town of Ladysmith
City Hall: OPEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (Except on Holidays) –tel: 250.245.6400
Ladysmith Parks Recreation & Culture: FJCC
FITNESS CENTRE: BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. MONDAY TO FRIDAY 6:15 AM TO 6:45PM SAT/SUN 8AM TO 10AM
As part of the Town of Ladysmith’s gradual reopening of their facilities and administrative offices, Parks, Recreation and Culture (PRC) is restarting its registered programs to begin offering live virtual courses and small in-person classes outside. Pool, Showers and Changerooms are closed to the public –tel: 250.245.6424
Vancouver Island Physiotherapy Clinic
RE-OPEN DATE OF MAY 19 TH. THIS RE-OPENING WILL BE BASED ON STRICT PROTOCOL PROVIDED BY OUR COLLEGES SO IT IS SAFE FOR US AND YOU TO RETURN. tel: 250.245.3444
All patients will be contacted with appointment times and new clinic protocols for safety and safe distancing! We look forward on seeing you in the clinic soon, in the meantime be well and healthy!
In-person appointments are again available. Please view our Return to Work Plan. Telehealth, a real-time video conference between you and your therapist, is also still available. Ready to book? Call us at 250-245-3444 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org! ‘See’ you soon!
Vancouver Island Regional Library
FOR THE LADYSMITH BRANCH:
OUR ‘TAKE OUT HOURS’ ARE: SUN/MON: CLOSED
TUE: 2-4 & 6-7 WED to SAT: 11-12 & 2-4 tel: 1-877-415-VIRL
For the time being- we will be operating by appointment ONLY- someone will call you about your holds and you will be given time to come in. Our book drop will be open during our take out hours.
Questions? Read our FAQ here: https://virl.bc.ca/takeout. You can also email email@example.com or call toll-free 1-877-415-VIRL.
WE ARE CURRENTLY OPEN SEVEN DAYS A WEEK AND MONDAY TO FRIDAY WE ARE OPEN 8:30-8 PM, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 8:30 -5 tel: 250.310.8442
We are open for business but are not having customers in the branch at this time. Our customers can go to Waypoint.ca to start their request to for any of their insurance needs including ICBC. . Clients can all contact us at 310-8442.
WorkBC Cowichan / Ladysmith
BUSINESS HOURS: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY. tel: 250.924.2884
All of our services are available virtually to assist you with your job search needs via phone, video or email. Workshops, EI-Eligible Programs, Job Matching & more. Call us today for more information or go to our website.