February 7, 2016

Around Town

Question: Is the Gardner Farmers Market closing? Answer: According to the Gardner Farmers Market Facebook page the 2011summer season was the final year for the market.  Sally Nellor, one of the market organizers wrote: “Since it began in 2009, the market has been run by a group of local volunteers. Because of poorer than expected turnout Continue Reading

Gardner Farmer’s Market opens

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com Summer in this area brings delightful things – the fair, ballgames at Celebration Park and, for the last three years, the Gardner Farmer’s Market. The market opened on Thursday, June 30 with 14 local vendors selling everything from produce to honey, eggs to handcrafted soaps, fresh baked goods to jams, jellies, salsas Continue Reading

Farmer’s Market organizers hope to return to downtown roots

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com After spending the 2010 season off the beaten path, the Gardner Farmer’s Market hopes to move back near its roots this summer. “We’re hoping to be able to get back downtown this year, that’s our goal,” said Melanie Gieringer a representative of the Market. For its first run in 2009, the market Continue Reading