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Phoenixville Farmer's Market Opening Day is Saturday

From the Phoenixville Farmer's Market e-Newsletter:
Opening day for the season is this coming Saturday, May 9th! Come join us as we celebrate the opening of the season. The market will be open from 9am to 1pm in our regular location, the municipal parking lot behind Family Dollar. The weather forecast looks rain free for tomorrow morning, but we will be here rain or shine. The farmers are harvesting the freshest available produce for the market and the bakers are busily proofing bread dough and baking cookies, all for our delight!

This Week...
We have a great season ahead of us and everyone is busily getting into gear for the warm weather. Herb, vegetable, and ornamental plants are here, ready for you to enjoy in your own garden this year. Our providers will be featuring great Mother's Day gifts and perfect ingredients for brunch, dinner, or perhaps breakfast in bed.
The children's area will once again be brimming with joy and creativity with Mother's Day card making and a chance to learn how to play the ancient game called, "GO."


For more information on this week's activities as well as the producers who will be there, please visit phoenixvillefarmersmarket.org.

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