THE WESTFIELD FARMERS’ MARKET IS OPEN ON THURSDAYS on the lawn of the Episcopal Church of the Atonement at 36 Court Street, Westfield, MA, from noon to 6:00 pm weekly until Thursday, October 10th. The Market operates rain or shine.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Volunteers are needed to help set up and take down the Market, between 10:00 am - 12:00 pm or 5:30 - 6:45 pm any Thursday. We need helpers to set up, take down, and put away tents, signs, tables and chairs, empty trash, and assist vendors.
The Healthy Incentive Program (HIP) for SNAP customers continues. Through a renewed gift from an anonymous donor, SNAP purchases will be matched $5 weekly. Pignatare’s Farm and Trotwood Acres process HIP purchases and accept Elder Nutrition and WIC vouchers. Ray’s Farm also accepts vouchers. Credit Cards may be used at the Market tent to purchase coins for any purchase.
Late summer is a great time to enjoy the bounty of fresh vegetables and fruits! Here’s what’s at the Market September 12:
Special Events: 4:00 - Dan Pulley of L'il Rows Farm will discuss the health benefits of the microgreens and the various mushrooms he sells.
Part-Time Vendors: West Parish Orchards with apples and peaches, Fresh Flour Bakery with bread and Sturbridge Fudge.
Non-Profit Organizations: Ascentria Health Care Alliance will have nutrition information and
Commonwealth Care Alliance with health insurance information for seniors.
Music at the Market sponsored by the Westfield Cultural Council. Why not enjoy some great LOCAL musicians under the big shade tree!?
- 12 - 2:00 - The Russellers with vocals, blues, country and folk
- 2 - 4:00 - Eva Cappelli with blues
- 4 - 6:00 - Harry Rock with 60’s and 70’s folk and rock
Please help reduce waste and keep prices low by returning your Life Booch Kombucha bottles to the market. Thank you.
Get your Westfield Farmers’ Market reusable bags! No more plastic bags at the Big Y; Do you need to stock up on shopping bags?? You can get yours for a $15 donation. To get one, stop by the Market Tent, or place an order at the Market website: farmersmarketwestfield.net, or email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave us a voice mail at (413) 562-5461 ext 101.
Please support your local Market - post a Farmer’s Market sign in your lawn, purchase a Market Gift Certificate or coins for friends or family, make a donation to continue live music at the Market, volunteer to help, or friend us on Facebook and share our page. To find out more, visit our website at westfieldfarmersmarket.net, or visit on Facebook at Westfield Farmer’s Market.
See you at the Market THIS WEEK!!