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Market Day – Sept 7th
September 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
All the Colour and Flavour of the Market! For the eye and palate, take in the tastiness of Market Day! Come out Saturday morning to celebrate all the goodness that Farmers’ Markets bring to the neighbourhood! Join us for our weekly farmers market at the Junction Train Platform, 9 am – 1 pm to continue your celebration of summer with local food, music and community. You’ll find the freshest seasonal produce, tasty artisan goods, sweet entertainment, and other diversions.
Get your weekly local veggies, eggs, cheese, bread, honey, preserves, mushrooms and meat from our wonderful local farmers and food artisans: Bizjak Farms, de la terre bakery, Fiddlehead Farm, Fifthtown Artisan Cheese, Kendal Hills Farm, Oakridges Finest, Red Dog Farm, Robinson Bread, The Smoke Bloke, Twin Creeks Farm, Willo’ Wind Farm,and Wheelbarrow Farm. Learn more about our JFM vendors on our website!
Be sure to sign up for our weekly market e-newsletter to hear about what’s on and what’s new for each Saturday market!
There are tasty treats for everyone! Bring ’em home or enjoy Market Day eats while you shop! Get your hands on breakie by Dvourr, and a baked treat from Mittens Muffins or Root Farm Baked Goods. And, as always – your market-sourced picnic meal isn’t complete with out that special addition of Leaning Post wines!
In the Community Corner….
Music to your ears –
In 2010, a year after major aortic-valve replacement surgery, Patrick O’Neill began to teach himself to play the 5-row Chromatic Button Accordion. Enjoy his wide ranging repertoire of waltzes, reels, jigs & more at the Junction Train Platform this Saturday, 9 to 1pm!
At the Community Table –
The Visual Art and Design department at Western Tech, a secondary school in our community, will be returning to the Junction Train Platform this week to exhibit their talented senior class’ works of etching, ink and photography prints. Come & check out what the next generation of neighbourhood artists have in store!