A coworker (who’s also a neighbor) told me about this cute-as-a-button community garden on the 1500 block of Marion street off P ST. Apparently, it was an empty lot and the owners agreed to let the neighborhood create a community garden. They sell their produce on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5-7. The space is even … More Get your veggies here! Marion St. Community Garden
[I received this email yesterday, and the market opens TODAY) Wednesdays from June 1 to October 26 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 1200 First Street, NE For immediate release News media contact: Rachel Davis 202-289-0111, firstname.lastname@example.org NoMa Farmers Market Starts Tomorrow ( June 1st) Washington, D.C., May 31, 2011 – NoMa’s first farmers … More NoMa Farmers Market Starts TODAY
Department of Parks and Recreations was scheduled to provide an update on the renovations at the park during our last Civic Association meeting. The reason the presentation did not take place is because DPR is because a larger community meeting will be scheduled later this month. The purpose of the meeting is to provide other … More Florida/Firs ST Park Update
Dear Neighbors, Saturday, November 13th the Bates Area Civic Association officers will meet to put together a project plan and budget for 2011. The project plan and budget will be presented to the community for review, input and approval. We would like to hear from you. What would you like us to work … More What Would You Like for BACA to Focus on in 2011?
This is neat. Nine Farmers’ Markets in D.C. Now Accept Food Stamps Nine District farmers markets now accept food stamps, a step applauded by Mayor Adrian Fenty in a recent press release. Markets that now accept food stamps and Get Fresh checks: 14th and U – 14th and U Streets NW; Adams Morgan – 1800 … More Farmers’ Markets take food stamps
GOODMORNING BLOOMINGDALE Sunday June 7th 10am till 2pm Located on R street NW between First Street and FLA ave How did you like having the Farmers’ market ATM and EBT machine? It is back again this week and will be for the rest of the season. The transaction charge goes directly to help support our having food … More This Sunday at Bloomingdale Farmers Market
From Ted McGinn: Dear BFM Fans: Full market this week. ALL our producers are back and Lots of new things at market on Sunday: TRY OUR NEW FARMERS’ MARKET ATM Yep, we now take debit cards at the market! Just come see Holly at the market table and see how it works. You swipe your … More This week’s farmer’s market goods
From Ted McGinn: GOODMORNING BLOOMINGDALE!!!!!!!!! We had the biggest kick-off for the Bloomingdale farmer’s market ever! Over 600 market shoppers snatched up local strawberries, asparagus, mushrooms and lamb. We had outstanding breads, fresh pasta and organic greens. If your in town this weekend stop by for a Big Bear Latte and get your market on! … More Bloomingdale Farmer’s Market this week