Brochure Summer 2018 - Page 12

Market GLENVIEW FARMERS MARKET SATURDAYS, JUNE 23-OCTOBER 27 • 8 am-12 pm HISTORIC WAGNER FARM The Glenview Farmers Market is a free weekly event open for shopping rain or shine in the parking lot directly opposite the Wagner farmhouse. Find a bounty of organic and sustainably grown fruits and vegetables, a delightful selection of flowers, homemade jellies and preserves, artisan breads, freshly-baked goods, meat, cheese, eggs and other locally-produced items. NEW! Check out the latest in-season produce at Historic Wagner Farm’s own Farmers Market booth! Find a list of our vendors and products at glenviewfarmersmarket.org. Link cards are accepted, plus double value for the first $25! In addition to fresh produce, the Glenview Farmers Market features: • The Green Table, a community environmental resource co-sponsored by the Glenview Natural Resources Commission and the Glenview Park District, which has the goal to promote conversation about and education on sustainable living. Themes change weekly. • The Community Table features local non-profit groups. Stop by to learn more about the different organizations in your community and support their fundraisers. • Live entertainment by local musicians • Sign up for weekly updates about changing vendors, products, pop-up booths and activities by visiting glenviewfarmersmarket.org. FARMERS MARKET OPENING DAY Sa, June 23 • 8 am-12 pm Parade of barnyard animals, provided by the Glenview Clovers 4H Club at 10 am NEW PARKING THIS SUMMER Free parking is available in the adjacent parking lot of the St. Peter and Paul Church at the corner of Lake and Wagner Roads. Note: The Farmers Market will no longer have parking available in the main Historic Wagner Farm parking lot. FARMERS MARKET VOLUNTEERS Want to be part of the growing local food movement? Sign up to be a volunteer. Contact Christine Shiel at 847-657-1506. HISTORIC WAGNER FARM SPECIAL EVENT 16th ANNUAL DAIRY BREAKFAST AND STOCK SHOW Sa, June 9 • 8 am-1 pm Enjoy a delicious farm-style breakfast that includes a variety of dairy items. There will be dairy demonstrations, wagon rides, hands-on activities and entertainment throughout the morning. Join us for a county fair stock show where area 4H members will have their livestock projects judged during the event; don’t forget to pick your winner! Admission: $10 for adults and children 11 and older. $5 for children 2-10 years. Children under 2 are free. 8 Sponsored by Egg Harbor, PotashCorp, Cook County Farm Bureau, Richards Excavating, Inc, and Richards Farm and Feed, Inc.