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Cancelled – But Please Read the Note – Mount Vernon Farmer’s Market – Indoor/Winter Season 2019-2020

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

photo of fall vegetables on display
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We know that one of the very popular activities at the First Street Community Center is attending the Farmer’s Market.  The organizers of the market have posted the following note on their Facebook page, be sure to read the “good news” section.

Be safe, be well, and we will see you again after this passes for the outdoor Farmers Market season!


This is from the Farmer’s Market Facebook Page 03/18/20

Hey there Everyone!

With yesterday’s announcement from the governor about limiting group gatherings to ten or less people, we are going to have to cancel the remaining two weeks of Saturday morning farmers’s markets. We are going to set our sights on looking forward to the outdoor markets that will start on Thursdays in May, but until then, we will have to say, “See ya in a bit!”

BUT WAIT!!!
THERE’S ANOTHER THING!!!!

There is still good news for today, here and now!

Our vendors are still offering their products for private sales and here is a list of contact information for some of the vendors:

One thing to notate about dealing directly with the owner of a small business is the fact that they are more than happy to work with you on how and when to get their quality products into your hands. For instance, Jaime from Twisted Oaks Meats mentioned that if you go to their website and click on the Mt. Vernon Farmers’ Market as the delivery point for your order, she’ll meet you there! Pretty cool, huh?!?!?!

~ Beef, pork, and poultry meats
Jamie Bierman
twistedoaksmeats.com
Mobile (563) 889-0175

~ Specialty Desserts,
including gluten free products!
Linda Hurst
slicedabakeryemporium@gmail.com
Mobile (319) 321-7271

~ Specialty Cupcakes
Angie Watson
frostedhomemakecupcakes@gmail.com
Mobile (319) 430-3519

~ Raw Honey
Lynn St. John
Mobile (319) 270-6614

~ Black Walnuts and Hickory Nuts
Del Lawrence
Mobile (319) 854-7430

~ Handmade soaps and other beauty products
Rebecca Mueller
Locust.grove.farm.ia@gmail.com
Mobile (319) 551-2082
Or follow on Instagram
@locust_grove_farm


Saturdays 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the First Street Community Center.

We are expecting some great things including but not limited to honey, baked goods, produce including gourmet mushrooms, arts and crafts, and more!

Bring your kids, your friends, and a stray neighbor or two! We have a variety of vendors and a plethora of delicious items from which to choose. Stock the cupboards and fill the pantry, it is time for the Mt. Vernon Winter Farmers Market!

Our market is a thriving little community of entrepreneurs. All our products are raised, produced, or created right here in the surrounding community by the person selling them on the other side of the table.

Beautiful vegetables, apples, garlic, winter radishes, gourmet mushrooms, popcorn, chinese cabbage, rainbow chard, and chili peppers, delicious artisan breads, jams and jellies. We have several different varieties of local, grass-fed meats as well as farm fresh eggs available.  Dried beans, fresh ground cornmeal, popcorn, and meat seasoning mixes!

Gluten-free products and tasty treats are here, along with quality honey straight from Solon plus delicious home-made baked goods, fruit jams, shag-bark hickory nuts, walnuts and dry herbs.

Hand-dipped chocolates, exquisite hats, scarves and baby items. Handcrafted jewelry is a must-see, perfect for gifts.

Be sure to stop by and see us!

vendor at the farmer's market
Click the photo to go to the Mount Vernon Farmer’s Market Facebook page

If you have any questions, please Call (319) 560-1391 or Email mtvernonfm@yahoo.com.


While you are inside be sure to check out all the fantastic shops as well!

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Details

Date:
March 28
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/mtvernonfarmersmarket/

Organizer

Mount Vernon Farmers Market
Phone:
(319) 560-1391
Email:
mtvernonfm@yahoo.com
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/mtvernonfarmersmarket

Venue

The Gymnasium, First Street Community Center
221 First Street NE
Mount Vernon,IA52314United States
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