Cool Doings – Hot Market

Friday, August 12, 2016  Sunny, lively and HOT!  The weather may have been hot, but the energy was cool and fresh. ….as was the beautiful produce from 0ur neighboring farms!

8 rainbow array8F luckyfoot      8F beets

Melodies and harmonies from the Sky String Ensemble flowed in and around the market throughout the morning.  The Sky String Ensemble performed compliments of Meadowbrook Waldorf School.

8 Waldorf musicians sideview8F music2

This week only!!!

8F yardsale8 yardsale day

Just up the hill and under the trees, there awaited a bargain hunter’s delight:  Irresistible yard sale items  sold by Charlestown Land Trust volunteers, a hard combination to beat. 8F yardsale choices8F yardsale conferring

While in that geographic area of the market, the children wanted to stop at the craft table!  It’s easy to see why.8 CHS art projectAnd then it was back to shopping for veggies, meats, shellfish, and fresh pastries and breads….

8 Pat and his truck8 Bread mmmmm

….along with specialty items including, among others, Providence Granola, Magnolia Ridge lavender lotions, hand made jewelry, AND, back at our market for the first time this year BLACKBERRIES and BLUEBERRIES from Narrow Land Orchard!

Shoppers could watch a South County Art Association pottery  demonstration and get to know and appreciate Annie’s K-9 skills compliments of the Charlestown Animal Shelter (No she wasn’t in the driver’s seat…),

8 SCAA8F classy pup

 

 

 

 

 

8 Nitro Cart time

…All topped off with refreshments from our lemonade girls OR our new Nitro Cart with specialty coffees and teas!

Next week we’ll have music by Nick Smith….And we’ll be welcoming a new group of nonprofits.  Look for Anna from People’s Power and Light along with local representatives from the Ad hoc Bicycle Path Comm.  Be sure to Join Us – Share your thoughts and bring your questions…

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