This Week at the Market: September 16

Eats

Piles of sweet, crisp apples.Now that school has been in session for a couple weeks, are you having trouble brainstorming new and exciting ideas for your kids lunches? Come to the farmers market for inspiration! Make a veggie wrap with cheese, carrots, lettuce, tomatoes and peppers. Fill a bento box with apple slices, beef jerky, hazelnuts and cucumber slices. For a complete list of vendors, visit our market map.

Kids’ Activities

Join City Nature — Environmental Education to learn more about bees. City Nature – Environmental Education is an arm of Portland Parks & Recreation. The organizations mission is to work with children, teens and adults of all backgrounds to create ways to connect to the wild spaces and natural areas in Portland’s Parks.

Tunes

From 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., AnnaPaul and the Bearded Lady, the “littlest big band in Portland,” will perform danceable swing music from the 19teens to the 1930s!

Upcoming: Oktoberfest

Join us next Sunday, September 23rd for our second annual Oktoberfest from 10am – 2pm. Double Mountain Brewery will be pouring beer, and the profits for every pint go to the Woodstock Farmers Market. We will also have hot pretzels, delicious bratwurst, fun music and kids activities.


Written by Emily Murnen, WFM Market Manager

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