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Neil’s Sharpening and the Library at the Market!

Neil’s Sharpening Service Returns!

Bring your dull scissors, knives, lawnmower blades, garden tools, and anything else you need sharpened to the Market tomorrow! Neil’s Sharpening Service will have them better than new in no time! Prices vary by item. Neil will be at the Market once a month, on the second Thursday of the month.

 

 

 

 

 

Library to hold Veggie Table Talk!

The Media-Upper Providence Free Library will be at the Market this week. Stop by their table from 3 to 5 for their Veggie Table Talk! Gail will bring free samples of yummy vegan baked goods and will have more information about this and other library programs. There will also be library books available for checkout!

 

Penn State Extension Talks Mediterranean!

Penn State Extension will be holding “Mediterranean Cuisine Come to You” on Wednesdays, May 25 and June 1, 8, and 15 from 6 to 8:30pm at their Smedley Park location. The classes will involve you in designing and putting the Mediterranean lifestyle into practice in your own life. You will learn how to prepare foods from the region, make connections with local food producers and help you design your own healthy lifestyle, based on Pennsylvania foods. Classes include food demonstrations, participant hands-on food preparation, food tasting and guest speakers. Click here for more information!
 

 

Don’t forget you can bring nonperishable food donations to the Market for the Media Food Bank! Please look for the silver can by the Manager’s table to drop off your donation. Thank you!

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

See you tomorrow at the Market!

 
 

Media Farmers Market Opens Tomorrow!

Opening Day Has Arrived!

Join us tomorrow for the first Market of the 2016 season! There will be musical entertainment by FishCastle, and amazing balloon creations by Jim Burkardt. There will also be root beer, your favorite vendors from last year, and many new vendors! The Media-Providence Library will also have a table. See you at the Market!

 

 

 

Calling All Vendors!

There’s still time to sign up to be a vendor at this season’s market! If you or someone you know would be interested in becoming a vendor at the Market, please visit our Vendor page on our website to apply. If you have any questions, please contact Market Manager Marcy Magness at manager@mediafarmersmarket.com.

 

Tips for Visiting the Market!

PARKING INFO
When parking on the street, we ask that you please make sure you are in a parking space and are not blocking any driveways or access areas. Please adhere to all No Parking signs and zones. Parking is also available across the street in the Media Elementary School parking lot after 4pm. You can access this lot from the Front Street side of the school.

DOG INFO
Local health regulations do not permit dogs on the Market grounds. Our friendly volunteers would be happy to watch your dog for you at the Market Manager’s Table while you shop if your four-legged buddy is out with you.

 

See you tomorrow at the Market!

 

Media Farmers Market Returns Next Week!

Check Out the Opening Day Event Page!

The Media Farmers Market returns next week! Your favorite vendors are returning, along with some fantastic new ones. FishCastle will be performing, and Jim Burkardt will be entertaining with his amazing balloon creations! Visit the Opening Day Facebook event page for updates…and be sure to share!

 

 

Tips for visiting the Market!

PARKING INFO
When parking on the street, we ask that you please make sure you are in a parking space and are not blocking any driveways or access areas. Please adhere to all No Parking signs and zones. Parking is also available across the street in the Media Elementary School parking lot after 4pm. You can access this lot from the Front Street side of the school.

DOG INFO
Local health regulations do not permit dogs on the Market grounds. Our friendly volunteers would be happy to watch your dog for you at the Market Manager’s Table while you shop if your four-legged buddy is out with you.

 

It’s not too late to volunteer!

If you’d like to get involved with Media Farmers Market, consider becoming a volunteer! Media Farmers Market is an all-volunteer organization and is always happy to have new members. The next planning meeting is Monday, May 9. Join us! If you’re interested, or need more information, email manager@mediafarmersmarket.com.

 

 

See you next Thursday!

 

 

Three Weeks til Media Farmers Market Opening Day!

Check Out the Opening Day Event Page!

Media Farmers Market opens on Thursday, May 12! FishCastle will be performing, and Jim Burkardt will be entertaining with his amazing balloon creations! Visit the Opening Day Facebook event page for updates…and be sure to share!

 

Here’s a Taste of What’s Coming!

 

Only three more weeks to fresh market produce, pasture-raised meats, hearty breads, and homemade prepared foods, plus so much more! Here are a few of the vendors who’ll be at Media Farmers Market for 2016 to whet your appetite: E. Fudd and Son produce, J&J Farm produce, Big Sky BreadCanter Hill Farm poultry and eggs, Davidson’s Exotic Mushrooms, Firehouse DonutsNew Avenue FoundationRafiki Taste of AfricaVera PastaNether Providence Soap Company, and J&J Kettle Korn!

 

If You’d Like to Volunteer…!

If you’d like more direct involvement with Media Farmers Market, consider becoming a volunteer. Media Farmers Market is an all-volunteer organization and is always happy to have new members. The next planning meeting is Monday, May 9. Join us! If you’re interested, or need more information, email manager@mediafarmersmarket.com.

 

Happy Earth Day!

Media Is Blossoming with Spring Events!

The Spirit of the Season

Media Farmers Market opens on Thursday, May 12! In the meantime, get into the spirit of the spring season by enjoying these Media events in April!

April 1-2…Media Film Festival!
Now in its ninth year, the 2016 Media Film Festival, happening Friday and Saturday, April 1-2, at the Media Theatre on State Street, will include short films from our community and around the world. Featuring narrative, documentary, animation and experimental films, the festival’s goal is to build a greater appreciation of artists and filmmakers within our community and beyond. For the complete lineup of films and to get tickets, visit Media Film Festival’s site.

April 3-15…Media Restaurant Weeks!
It’s Media Restaurant Weeks for the first two weeks of April. Enjoy three- to five-course dinners at participating restaurants for just $30! Whether you’re in the mood for classic American fare, Mexican, Italian, Chinese, Indian, and so much more, you’ll find it in Media. Go to visitmediapa.com/restaurantweek for a complete list of participating restaurants. Parking is free after 5.

April 9…The Americana Roots Ramble!
Begun in 2003, the Americana Roots Ramble features a diverse variety of American roots music, from early rock & roll and rockabilly to folk, swing and alternative country. Acts are presented in over 20 indoor venues. Check out their website for complete information and for tickets!

 

If You’d Like to Volunteer…!

If you’d like more direct involvement with Media Farmers Market, consider becoming a volunteer. Media Farmers Market is an all-volunteer organization and is always happy to have new members. The next planning meeting is Monday, April 11. Join us! If you’re interested, or need more information, email manager@mediafarmersmarket.com.

 

Happy Spring!

 

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