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, and more!

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

10/7 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 empty egg cartons for recycling!
  • Cheese People, The – artisan cheese
  • Fannie’s – baked goods (cookies, cinnamon rolls, muffins, pound cakes, scones, bread) and coffee
  • Lyons Fruit Farm – South Haven, Michigan fruits and vegetables, apple cider, flowers, plants and eggs

 

  • Morton Grove Waffles and More
  • Morton Grove Waffles and More
  • 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 (peppers, arugula, spaghetti squash, potatoes, lettuce, kale, radishes), whole wheat flour, and CSA pick ups.

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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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 Saturday, October 14:  Regular Market

Last day of the 2017 Outdoor Season 

8 am – 1 pm 

Performances by

Brad Moldofsky and Melissa Neff

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The Morton Grove Days Commission is hosting an

All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast next door at the Civic Center from 8 am – noon on Saturday, October 14.

 

Fee: $6 per person.  Kids under 5 are free.

Proceeds will go to support “Santa Comes to Town.”

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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!

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


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