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To Market, To Market, To Buy... Locally Produced Goods

Published: October 10, 2017 at 12:00 am

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Newtown resident Julia Teitelbaum and her 11-month old son Justin visited the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills on Tuesday, October 3. (Bee Photo, Silber)
Newtown resident Julia Teitelbaum and her 11-month old son Justin visited the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills on Tuesday, October 3. (Bee Photo, Silber)
On October 3, Barbie Urbankski visited the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills with young Adamina Urbankski. (Bee Photo, Silber)
On October 3, Barbie Urbankski visited the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills with young Adamina Urbankski. (Bee Photo, Silber)
Market Master Sue Shortt of Shortts Farm in Sandy Hook had a wide variety of locally grown goods at the Newtown Farmer's Market on October 3. (Bee Photo, Silber)
Market Master Sue Shortt of Shortts Farm in Sandy Hook had a wide variety of locally grown goods at the Newtown Farmer's Market on October 3. (Bee Photo, Silber)
Amy and Sophia Tilford visited Waldingfeild Farm owner Quincy Horan at his tent at the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills on October 3. Both enjoyed the selection of produce the farm provided, like Russian kale. (Bee Photo, Silber)
Amy and Sophia Tilford visited Waldingfeild Farm owner Quincy Horan at his tent at the Newtown Farmer's Market at Fairfield Hills on October 3. Both enjoyed the selection of produce the farm provided, like Russian kale. (Bee Photo, Silber)
The annual Newtown Farmer's Market is currently in its 15th season, featuring local farms and vendors every Tuesday from 2 to 6:30 pm, from June through October, at Fairfield Hills.

The last day to catch the Newtown Farmer's Market will be Tuesday, October 17.

For more information, visit facebook.com/farmersmarketatfairfieldhills or e-mail Market Master Sue Shortt at FarmerJim@shorttsfarmandgarden.com.

 

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This Week's Poll

Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is presenting or coordinating on six weeks of special events. Which event are you looking forward to the most? (Visit our Features page for a full story with details about all of these events.)

“In The Bag” exhibition, on view to September 28
0% (0 votes)
The Lords of 52nd Street concert, September 14
0% (0 votes)
Newtown Arts Festival weekend, September 15-16
25% (1 vote)
“An Evening of the Arts,” September 15
50% (2 votes)
“The Fox on the Fairway” production by Town Players of Newtown, weekends September 21-October 13
0% (0 votes)
“The Main Street Replica Project,” launching September 25
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series screenings of “The Blues Brothers,” September 30
0% (0 votes)
Photography display “In Our Rearview Mirror” by Marleen Cafarelli, et al, October 1-30
0% (0 votes)
“Love, Laughter, and Rhubarb” with Tinky Weisblat, October 3
25% (1 vote)
Newtown Day, October 6
0% (0 votes)
The 3rd Annual Newtown-Sandy Hook Restaurant Week, October 8-14
0% (0 votes)
Basket weaving workshop with Tina Puckett, October 13
0% (0 votes)
“Courageous Conversations in A Complex World,” October 17
0% (0 votes)
Live at ETH: David Wax Museum concert, October 19
0% (0 votes)
The 2nd Annual Fall Carnival at Fairfield Hills, October 19-21
0% (0 votes)
Connecticut Author’s Reading Series, October 21
0% (0 votes)
Natalie’s Open Mic, October 21
0% (0 votes)
“The Wordsmiths,” October 24
0% (0 votes)
Pianist Konstanza Chernov, October 28
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series double feature screenings of “Bride of Frankenstein” and “The Beast with Five Fingers,” October 29
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 4