Morton Grove Farmers’ Market

Upcoming Events

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Thursday, October 26th:  Community Meeting to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market

7 pm Village Hall 2nd Floor

6101 Capulina Ave., Morton Grove

All are invited!

Please join us to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market.

In order for our Market to survive and flourish, we need customers, vendors, and community support. We will also need new Steering Committee members, Market Managers, and volunteers for 2018.

All are encouraged to attend this important meeting to brainstorm, sign up, and provide feedback about our beloved Farmers’ Market.

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Saturday, December 2:  Indoor Winter Market / 

Holly Days / Santa Comes to Town

Special Hours: 9 am – 2 pm

Civic Center, 6140 Dempster St., MG
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Saturday, February 3:  Indoor Winter Market

Special Hours: 9 am – 2 pm
Civic Center, 6140 Dempster St., MG

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 Thank you so much to all who came out to support the market this past Saturday despite the rainy weather.  We appreciate you all so much!

Special thanks to our wonderful Market Managers and Steering Committee team, vendors, sponsors, community groups, volunteers, and our partners at the Village of Morton Grove Municipality, Morton Grove Park District, and Morton Grove Chamber of Commerce.

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For more photos, please visit our Facebook photo album, our Flickr page, or our Instagram account @mgfarmersmarket.

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Congratulations to our weekly DRAWING WINNER! 
 
FREE Weekly Drawing – Remember to sign up for our free drawing every market at the Welcome Booth.
All we need is your name and e-mail address for your chance to win a reusable bag filled with market goodies and/or some Market Bucks to spend at any MGFM vendor.
You could be pictured here in our next newsletter!  Enter every time to increase your chances to win.
The winner drawn on October 14th will be asked to pick up his or her winnings at the December 2nd Winter Market.  The 12/2 winner will pick up at the 2/3 Winter Market.

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A FINAL Thank You to our

2017 Market Sponsors!

It’s not too early to think about sponsoring the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market’s 2018 Regular Season.

If you want to sponsor the Market, please contact  

the MGFM Steering Committee at allmanagers@MGFarmersMarket.com.

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 For more information about our calendar, vendors or sponsors, please   

call 847.750.6436, e-mail connect AT mgfarmersmarket.com,

 or visit our website:  www.mgfarmersmarket.com

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This Saturday is the LAST Outdoor Market of 2017!

 Extended MGFM HOURS continue this 
Saturday, October 14th: 
8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR!

6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove

Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s Activities, and more!

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Wonderful produce and products this Saturday at the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market!

10/14 Vendors:

  • Bee in Beezyness with God – raw honey, honey combs and beeswax candles
  • Benhart Farm– grass fed meats from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (beef, chicken, pork, sausage, bacon, lamb, goat, duck, turkeys) and eggs *Remember to bring your empty egg cartons for recycling! 
  • Bows, Piggys & Bow Ties, Oh My!  – hair bows and piggy banks
  • Cheese People, The – artisan cheese
  • Distinct Bath & Body – handmade soaps, body butters, body sugars, soap dishes, bath bombs, bath pouches
  • Fannie’s – baked goods (cookies, cinnamon rolls, muffins, pound cakes, scones, bread) and coffee
  • LAZ Cosmetics / Morning Dew Designs – all natural bath and body products, sterling silver jewelry, and hand blown glass 
  • Lyons Fruit Farm – South Haven, Michigan fruits and vegetables, apple cider, flowers, plants and eggs
  • Morton Grove Waffles and More
      • No Waffles on 10/14 due to the All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast next door at the Civic Center!
  • Thornburg and Company
      • – unique Michigan-made, small batch, artisan fruit preserves and whiskey barrel aged Michigan maple syrup
  • Classy Cut Catering
      •  – Grandma’s Pasta Sauce available in Marinara and Italian Sausage varieties
  • Galena Canning Company
      • – Baja Salsa, Hickory Onion BBQ Sauce, Habanero Honey Mustard, Aged Cayenne & Garlic Hot Sauce, and Artichoke & Spinach Dip
  • Majik Wipe
    • – 100% biodegradable green cleaning product that can be used like a sponge or paper towel, then washed and re-used up to 200 times.  Can replace 15 rolls of paper towels!
  • Organic Bread of Heaven – certified organic, certified vegan, kosher, nut free baked goods including loaves of bread, tortillas, croissants, cookies, pies, challah, and frozen vegan pizza (cheese or mushroom)
  • Patyk Farms – Richmond, Illinois grown plants, herbs, flowers, vegetables (white pumpkins, orange pumpkins, radishes, red romaine, kohlrabi, orange carrots, tomatoes (cherry & lizzibelle), pak choi, green peppers, red & gold potatoes, cucumbers, and swiss chard)
  • Tamales Express – tamales, tacos, soup, Mexican style corn on the cob (elotes), mangos, coconut, smoothies, and beverages (including fresh lemonade!)
  • Wright Way Farm, The – certified organic vegetables from Beloit, Wisconsin (lettuce, arugula, butternut squash, potatoes, radishes, daikon radishes, turnips), whole wheat flour, and CSA pick ups.

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October 14th

8 am – 1 pm

  • Entertainment: 8:00-10:00 am Brad Moldofsky
  • Entertainment: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Melissa Neff
  • Morton Grove Days Commission’s All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast benefitting the Holly Days Festival (the same day as our December Winter Market) 8 am – 12 pm next door at the American Legion Civic Center.
Fee: $6 per person.  Kids under 5 are free.  Proceeds will go to support “Santa Comes to Town.”  Look for the $1 off MGFM coupon on the back of your ticket stub!
  • Community Group:  Voter Registration
Illinois voter registration rules – To register in Illinois you must:
  • be a citizen of the United States
  • be a resident of Illinois and of your election precinct at least 30 days before the next election
  • be at least 18 years old on or before the next election
  • not be in jail for a felony conviction
  • not claim the right to vote anywhere else
Free Spinal Screenings and Complimentary 5 minute Chair Massages!

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Sign Up to Volunteer for our 2017 Season!

Can you spare an hour or two on a Saturday morning to help your local market and meet new friends and neighbors?
Stop by the Welcome Booth or e-mail lorri@mgfarmersmarket.com to sign up.
We are seeking responsible teens and adults to help with clean up, set up, Welcome Booth, and Kiddie Corner. Community Service hours available upon request. 

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Congratulations to our weekly DRAWING WINNERS! 

FREE Weekly Drawing – Remember to sign up for our free drawing every week at the Welcome Booth.  All we need is your name and e-mail address for your chance to win a reusable bag filled with market goodies and/or some Market Bucks to spend at any MGFM vendor.
You could be pictured here in our next newsletter!  Enter every week to increase your chances to win.
 

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Our Link / SNAP / EBT program with double value matching runs through October 14th thanks to our generous Link sponsors BMO Harris Bank and NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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  • Please note that the Civic Center Washrooms are now available for use by Farmers’ Market patrons during market hours.  Washrooms will close at 1 pm sharp!  Please cross the parking lot carefully and take small children by the hand.
  • The Morton Grove Historical Museum will be open from 9 am – 12 pm
  • Market Bucks (MGFM Gift Certificates) are available for sale at the Welcome Booth.  Cash or Credit Card accepted (MasterCard/Visa).

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Upcoming Events 

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Thursday, October 26th:  Community Meeting

to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market

7 pm Village Hall  All are invited!

In order for our Market to survive and flourish, we need customers, vendors, and community support.

We will also need new Steering Committee members, Market Managers, and volunteers for 2018.

Please join us for this important meeting to brainstorm, sign up, and provide feedback about our beloved Farmers’ Market.

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Saturday, December 2:  Indoor Winter Market / 

Holly Days / Santa Comes to Town –

Special Hours: 9 am – 2 pm

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Saturday, February 3:  Indoor Winter Market –

Special Hours: 9 am – 2 pm

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Thanks so much to all who attended our Market last Saturday!

  • Master Gardener Bonnie Burnett

For more photos, please visit our Facebook photo album, our Flickr page, or our Instagram account @mgfarmersmarket.

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For more information about our calendar, vendors or sponsors, pleasecall 847.750.6436, e-mail connect AT mgfarmersmarket.com,

 or visit our website:  www.mgfarmersmarket.com


STAY CONNECTED

Like us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter  View on Instagram  View our profile on LinkedIn    Find us on Yelp    View our videos on YouTube    Visit our blog    View our photos on flickr

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Park View Day at the MG Farmers’ Market! Saturday 10/7 8 am – 1 pm

October 5, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, October 7th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! TWO More Markets this Season! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s Activities, […]

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Morton Grove Still Has THREE More Markets! Saturdays 8 am – 1 pm

September 27, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, Sept 30th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! THREE More Markets this Season!   MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s […]

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Extended MGFM Hours Continue this Saturday, Sept 23rd: 8 am – 1 pm

September 21, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, Sept 23rd:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! FOUR More Markets this Season! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Waffles, Preserves, Salsa, Hot Sauce, Prepared […]

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Extended MGFM Hours Continue this Saturday, Sept 16th: 8 am – 1 pm

September 14, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, Sept 16th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Waffles, Preserves, Salsa, Hot Sauce, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s Activities, […]

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NEW MGFM HOURS start this Saturday, Sept 9th: 8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR!

September 7, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS start this Saturday, Sept 9th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove   Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Waffles, Preserves, Salsa, Hot Sauce, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s […]

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THIS Saturday, Sept 2nd – MG Farmers’ Market. Free Gift for 1st 20 Customers!

August 31, 2017

 FREE MGFM Portable Charger! FREE Gift for the first 20 customers who say “Charge It“ to the friendly Kiddie Corner Volunteer this Saturday, September 2nd starting at 8 am. Market Open from 8 am – 12 pm  at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove   Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Waffles, Preserves, Salsa, Hot Sauce, Prepared […]

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MG Farmers’ Market THIS Saturday, August 26th!

August 23, 2017

Wonderful produce and products this Saturday at the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market! 8/26 Vendors: Beadlicious – dichroic (fused glass) jewelry Bee in Beezyness with God – raw honey, honey combs and beeswax candles Benhart Farm– grass fed meats from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (beef, chicken, pork, sausage, bacon, lamb, goat, duck, turkeys) and eggs *Remember to bring your […]

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Morton Grove Farmers’ Market THIS Saturday, August 19th! MG Library Day and Family Peace Fest

August 16, 2017

August 19th Activities MG Public Library Day Community Group:  Morton Grove Public Library  Miss Laura’s Face Painting at the Market from 10:30-11:30 as part of the Pre-Peace Fest Events  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The 2nd Annual Family Peace Fest for Hope and Harmony will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm  at Harrer Park on […]

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