Food demo and free samples
Jenny Even from Hamilton County Extension will be at the market on Thursday starting at 4 pm to share with us how to make summer squash medley. This has been a bumper year for summer squash, so this recipe for an easy meal should come in handy! Sample it for free, and pick up some tips on choosing and storing produce too.
Safe, natural bug repellent and help for poison ivy
Karen Blocher of Green GRRRL Wisdom has you covered with remedies for summer’s outdoor challenges. Her jewel weed spray can soothe your poison ivy and bug bites. The plantain, oats, and jewelweed in her poison ivy soap will also calm those nasty rashes. Bothered by bugs? Karen uses seven essential oils in her bug repellent to deter mosquitoes, chiggers and other annoying critters. Check out the rest of Karen’s completely natural herbal teas, bodycare items and soaps while you are at it.
Ms. Amanda will be back to lead the kids’ activities starting at 3:30. Join the circle with your little ones, or get some shopping done while they are happily occupied.
Just Earth to perform at 5:30
Jamie Fota is coming to town just to sing with Paulette Meier, Lenn Webb and Diana Porter Webb this week at the market. Just Earth has been performing songs of peace, freedom, social justice and earth sustainability for over 20 years. Catch them again Saturday evening at the coffee shop.
Need help affording fresh produce?
Stop by the market table and learn how you can double your EBT dollars with Produce Perks. The market is open from 3:00 to 6:30 each Thursday, rain or shine, at the corner of Hamilton and Llanfair. We accept credit cards.