June 9th: This Week at the Morton Grove Farmers Market…

June 8, 2012

Saturday, June 9th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

6210 Dempster St.  between Harrer Pool and the American Legion Civic Center

This Week at the Market… raspberries, strawberries, asparagus, rhubarb, snap peas, snow peas, lettuces, green onions, flowers, and other early summer produce…

The Market will be open from 8:00 am – 12 noon with Story Time at the Kiddie Corner starting at 9:00 am.

Be sure to stop by the Welcome Booth to enter the raffle for your chance to win a reusable Farmers’ Market bag filled with a variety of Market goodies.  If you have a smartphone, check in on facebook or foursquare – the first 25 check ins shown to the Welcome Booth volunteers will receive a free reusable tote bag.  (Limit one free bag per person, per week please.)

Our featured vendor of the week is Buttercream by Julianna, featuring all gluten-free homemade baked goods.  This week, Chef Theresa will bring lemon/blueberry bread, apricot crumb bread, chocolate chip cookies and chocolate chip cookie dough.

Tava Restaurant will offer lunch plates from 10 am – 12 noon.  For just $5.00, you can get a plate of chicken makhani (mild butter chicken) and basmati rice.

Sweety Pies Bakery~Cakery~Cafe will be making fresh and delicious grilled cheese sandwiches to order.  They will also offer croissants, scones, and more!

Steve Justman will perform on 6/9.

Our Community Group of the week will be the Niles Township Schools’ ELL Parent Center.

The ELL Parent Center has 3 main objectives: 1) Literacy – so that parents can effectively communicate 2) Access to Community Resources – so that parents can support raising healthy children 3) Parent Education – so that parents themselves can model life-long learning

Additional parking for the Market is located in the MB Financial Bank South lot, the American Legion Civic Center lot, the Morton Grove Historical Museum lot, the Harrer Pool / Park parking lots (both East and West of the Pool).  Please use extra caution while traveling through the Market area.

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