The Downtown Windsor Farmers’ Market loves the city and wants customers to help celebrate some of the city’s gems this weekend. On This Saturday, July 14, 2012, from 8:00am to 1:00pm at 44 University Avenue East, guests will be out to help celebrate Windsor including:
- Border Bookmobile – A mobile collection of books and media about the history of our region, housed in a 1993 Chrysler Voyager minivan.
- Ca$h Mob Windsor – A group that “mobs” local businesses en masse.
- Elaine Weeks – Co-author of 500 Ways You Know You’re From Windsor will be on hand selling and signing copies of the latest book.
- Windsor Public Library – Speak with a librarian, get a library card, sign out children’s books on farming, see demos of latest library services, and enjoy story time at 10:30 a.m.
A class from the University of Windsor will also be on hand, collecting donations for Windsor Regional Hospital.
Along with special guests, there will be a variety of great food this weekend including: berries, peaches, sweet corn, salad greens, beets, turnips, zucchini, onions, new potatoes, garlic, beans, peas, peppers, maple syrup, jam, beef, fish, and a variety of baked goods (including gluten-free and diabetic-friendly).
We’re smack dab in the middle of our great growing season so head down to the Downtown Windsor Farmer’s Market this weekend and treat yourself to some good, fresh local food.