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Eat Fresh, Buy Local
Haney Farmers Market's farmers have so much to offer these days! Delicious cherries, raspberries, strawberries, sweet carrots, new potatoes, peas, turnips, kohlrabi and so much more! The Bake It vendors offer an assortment of baked goods including macarons, jams, cookies, pies, popcorn, and artisan breads, way too much to list! Let's not forget the Make It vendors, dazzling jewellery, wood work, knitting, sewing just to name a few - our market has something for everyone.
This week kicks off the Farmers Market Nutrition Coupon Program! All vendors selling fresh fruit, vegetables, cheese, eggs, nuts, fresh cut herbs and meat will have a placard showing they accept these coupons.
The Ninth Annual Aboriginal Day will be held in the East Park and the Bandstand from 10 - 2. Activities include Bannock Cook Off, drumming, singing, hoop dancing and so much more!
In the Kids Korner we will be learning all about "Bugs in the Garden" from 10-2
Golden Ears Community 4H is back again with their Sizzling Smokey sale with Hopcott Meat's smokey dogs.
Our monthly 50/50 draw is held this weekend, too. We are supporting Family Education and Support Centre, a multi service social agency providing parenting education and support, enriched play programming, diversity and multicultural programs along with adult mental health programs, Tickets will be sold from 11 with the draw at noon.
For lunch, grab a bite to eat from Beaf's BBQ, Lupitas Mexican Food, Sizzling Smokey Dogs, or, new to our market - Bannock Queen. Bring it to the Cafe Corner and enjoy our entertainment for the day, Tom Hammel.
Also new to the market is Simple Mechanical Solutions......a self watering system for your garden. Sounds intriguing!
It is going to be a great day at the market!
See you there!