This Week at the Market – August 28, 2014

Find us on Kingsbury Ave under the smokestack! Plenty of free parking in the adjacent parking garage.

Stock up for the Labor Day weekend ! 

Lilac Hedge has plenty of meats to go on the grill and the market is bursting with fresh produce. Come stock up at the market!

Watertown MakerSpace

The Watertown Public Library joins us at the market tomorrow. They’re seeking volunteers for HATCH, Watertown’s new makerspace presented by the library

Check out some fun technology that introduces circuitry, just a sample of what will be available through HATCH. 

What’s in season this week? 

Fresh fish, scallops, pastured meats, eggs, wool products, peaches, nectarines, plums, blueberries, corn, lettuce mix and head lettuce, chard, collards, kale, tomatoes, husk cherries, potatoes, green beans, wide variety of herbs, fresh flowers, broccoli, cauliflower, summer squash, cantaloupe, watermelon. Looking for a particular product? Search our vendors’ offerings and plan your visit!

Interested in beekeeping?

Meet the Boston area Beekeepers Club at the Market on September 11.

Experienced beekeeper Sadie Richards will join us at the market on Sept 11 with plenty of beekeeping gear, tools, and apparel for you to check out. Taste honey from various hives to see the wide range of flavor, and learn how to get started with beekeeping!

This week’s Guests

 

Onesto Artisan Crackers


Meet Jane of Onesto and sample their delicious crackers featuring wholesome ingredients.

We match SNAP – Double your Dollars!

Receive SNAP benefits or know someone who does? Help us spread the word.

Visit the market manager booth each week to swipe your MASS DTA card. We’ll match your benefits, dollar-for-dollar up to $15 a week. Thanks to a generous grant from athenahealth, $15 of SNAP = $30 of market tokens.

No Cash Needed

Use your credit, debit, or SNAP/EBT card to buy tokens at the managers’ booth. Use your tokens for all market purchases.

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