The Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market opens its tiny Thursday market for the summer.

The teeny, tiny but very special Thursday market returns tomorrow July 11 to it’s spot near Coddingtown Mall.    Although this market is  specially for WIC* recipients it is of course open to the public.    Fruit and vegetables are emphasized but it’s got the best of everything

Special Summer Market at the WIC Parking Lot (across from the side door of JC Penney’s in Coddingtown)   1450 Guerneville Road

*The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children – better known as the WIC Program – serves to safeguard the health of low-income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating including breastfeeding promotion and support, and referrals to health care.

This year The Dreamcatcher Ranch joins the Thursday line-up with their locally raised meat.

Vendors

The Patch
EGB Farms
Dreamcatcher Ranch
Hectors Honey
GaGa Café

 

Easy in and out.  Plenty of parking and of course lots of great fruits and vegetables

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Jul

12

2012

Special WIC Summer Market

Chef Eichhold checks out the wonderful peaches at EGB fruit

 

 

The teeny, tiny but very special Thursday market returns TODAY July 12 to it’s spot near Coddingtown Mall.    Although this market is  specially for WIC* recipients it is of course open to the public.    Fruit and vegetables are emphasized but it’s got the best of everything including wonderful prepared foods featuring the wonderful farm market breakfasts of the Windsor Green Grocer.

Today Chef Elizabeth Eichhold will be demonstrating seasonal recipes.

Special Summer Market at the WIC Parking Lot (across from the side door of JC Penney’s in Coddingtown)   1450 Guerneville Road

Thursdays   9:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. 

July 12 through September 27

The vendors are:

The Patch

EGB Farm

Augustine’s Strawberries

Twin Palms Farm

The Green Grocer

GaGa Cafe

Mi Fiesta

 

*The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children – better known as the WIC Program – serves to safeguard the health of low-income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating including breastfeeding promotion and support, and referrals to health care.

Learn more about WIC to see if someone you know qualifies for this excellent program

 

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