POTTSTOWN — The downtown farmers’ market season begins Saturday, Might 15, within the borough.
Now in its sixth season, the Pottstown FARM markets shall be open in Smith Household Plaza, in entrance of Borough Corridor within the 100 block of East Excessive Road, two alternate Saturdays a month by means of October.
The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Every month will characteristic particular occasions and for this primary week, the main focus shall be on Instructor Appreciation Week from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Academics who present a legitimate ID will obtain one free FARM coin value $5 at distributors; a free raffle ticket for prizes value as much as $150 in vendor items in addition to particular coupons from choose distributors.
Moreover, the Pottstown Kids’s Discovery Middle may have actions and Rupert Elementary Faculty Principal Matt Moyer, Pennsylvania’s principal of the yr, will learn for storytimes from his new kids’s guide “The Adventures of David & Donald and the Fractured Flower Pot.” His guide will even be on the market.
As well as, to provide from a number of native farms, the farm market incorporates a complete of 26 distributors, together with a vineyard, a distillery, artisan vinegar, artwork, pickles, jewellery, playing cards, barbecue and Spanish sauces and salsas.
Director Sheila Dugan mentioned there may be at present a ready listing and when COVID-19 restrictions are loosened, extra distributors could also be allowed into the house.
Go to www.pottstownFARM.org for extra data on distributors and occasions.