Another Successful Season for GN at the Newton Farmers Market

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Farmers Market Crew at Cold Spring Park

Markets which took place at both Cold Spring Park in Newton Centre and Elm Street in West Newton. Many thanks to the visitors, volunteers and vendors who made it possible! Along with the ice cream, fruits and vegetables, baked goodies and more, we have many memories of happy days at the Green Newton tent and look forward to next year.

A record number of helpers at our booth made it possible for all to have a good time while teaching/learning about the environment and positiv actions we can take.

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Sewing Caterpillar’s feet back Cork & Caterpillar Helpers

Along with Bryan Barash, Tom Boyd, Marcia Cooper, Michael Fizek, Lisa Fleischman, Julie Gagnon, John Garabedian, Maureen Kean, Eric Olson, Naomi Osher and Maeve Ward, we also welcomed new and returning student volunteers and interns from age 6 through college:

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Paul Holm, Nastassja Holm, Liza Ashley & Students for a Greener World Pumpkin

Roz Aronow, Jordan and Reina Bornstein, Max Chalfin- Jacobs, Ilan and Liza Friedman, Audrey Gagnon, Vanessa Gonzalez, Lukas Hanenberger, Nastassja and Paul Holm, David Karp, Fiona Kean, Audrey Kissin, Stefan Lachenmann, Fariha Mahjabin, Sam Silver, Melissa Sullivan and Jennifer Wang.

Sam, Michael, Fiona, Jenny at the Farmers Market 2016

Sam, Michael, Fiona, Jenny at the Farmers Market 2016

As always, special thanks to Farmers Market Manager Judy Dore, Assistant Manager Maureen Connell and their staff plus the farmers & friends who brought us bugs to make it fun!

 

 

 

Margaret Ford, Farmers Market and Student Programs Coordinator

 

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Goat Day at the Farmers Market 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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