The Waltham Farmers' Market celebrates its twelth season at the Sovereign Bank parking lot in downtown Waltham, June 15 through October 26. The market is held rain or shine, and will run from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm every Saturday. The Sovereign Bank parking lot is located at the intersection of Main and Moody streets, across from Waltham Common. The lot can be reached by car from Main Street or Charles Street. WIC coupons are accepted by all farmers. Senior citizens receive a 10 percent discount at participating vendors. Volunteers are needed to help set up and break down the market each week; to take surplus food to soup kitchens; to post and drop fliers; and to help with other committee tasks. Wheelchair accessible. For more information call 781-894-0357 or 781-893-5754, or sign up at the market master's table at the market.
The market committee has begun planning of vendors and concerts for the 2002 season. If you're a farmers market vendor (class a or b), or an entertainer, we'd like to hear from you. please write to Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 781-899-2898.
|Bart's Farm Stand||berries, melons and assorted fruits and vegetables, plants|
|Dick's Market Garden||produce, herbs and potted plants|
|Fred's Best Bees||honey|
|Great Oak Farm||organic produce|
|Iggy's||breads and baked goods|
|Melissa's Flowers||cut and potted blooms|
|Parker Farm||produce, including Asian and Hispanic specialties|
|Smith's Country Cheese||cheese, eggs, hamburger, compost|
|Tina's Top Crust Pies||pastry|
|Fine art photography by Maxine P. Trainor||nature prints|
Participants subject to change.
|June 29||Michael Williams and Friends||Blues and jazz||Waltham Community Foundation||July 6|
|July 13||Animal Adventures||Entertaining and educational animal show||Chateau Restaurant||none|
|July 27||Moody Street String Band||Celtic, Scots and Yankee traditional music||Stanton Insurance Co.||September 14|
|August 10||Royer's One Man Band||Bluegrass||Medford Savings Bank||none|
|August 24||Steve Taddeo and His Swing Senders||Big Band music||Waltham Community Foundation||August 31|
|September 7||Gail Rundlett||Folk music||Charlesbank Estates||none|
|September 21||Yard Sale to benefit the market||Donate merchandise or pay to have your own table||The Market Committee||none|
|September 28||Family Folk Chorale||Multi-generational choir||Market volunteers in memory of Jacqui Smith Taylor||October 5|
|October 12||Steel Drum and Percussion||drum music||to be announced||October 19|
All concerts begin at 11 a.m.
For more info, call 781-894-0357 or 781-893-5754.
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