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I am a retired government employee, military and police, she is an English teacher. We are not affiliated with any organization. We live in an eighteenth century Victorian home that needs assistance in finishing projects so that we can enjoy it more. Looking for 1 or 2 eager and friendly folks to welcome into our home in for the rest of the year starting mid September.
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
We are both English teachers. :) Canadian history and culture.
General help around the house and finishing started, but not yet complete, renovations. Interested persons must be self sufficient and able to cook their own meals. We provide all the food you can eat of course. :)
Canadian history is important to me and I would love to share what I know.
Room and board. 2 Private bedrooms, furnished. Share rest of common areas. Private 2 piece bathroom for our guests. We provide the food but you have to cook and eat it. :)
Napanee is a small town and very quiet. Some local sights along the river. All manner of shopping within walking distance.
Perspective volunteers must be willing to share experiences of life and conversation. We have done this for a few years and feel that sharing our cultural experiences and values to be so very important and enlightening. Sure we all enjoy our private and quiet time but interaction is great as well.
Social drinking permitted. Smokers welcome but outside please.
Nearest airport is in Toronto. (Pearson) We would be happy to meet you in a nearby town (Belleville) and drive you in getting you to a train station for your departure. If you choose to fly in to Ottawa we can pick you up in Kingston.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 2-3 hours a day, 5 days a week