June 21, 2013
How to Grow, Store & Use Fresh Herbs
12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Canton Farmers' Market at Parsley Place Herbs Booth
Offered by: Local Living Venture workshop at Canton Farmers Market
This workshop is presented by John Kordet, owner of Parsley Place Herbs, who will cover a variety of herb uses, growing and harvesting tips, and how to propagate your own. He will discuss herbs used for cooking, traditional medicinal purposes, scented herbs, and many more. This workshop includes information on creating hanging herb baskets, as well as “Watering 101” which is crucial for growing herbs in the summer season. It is recommended to make a reservation in order to have enough supplies on hand and to inform attendees if a rain date is needed. There is a suggested donation of $10, $5 student, benefiting the non-profit LLV, with scholarships available upon request. Contact SustLivingProject@gmail.com or (315) 347-4223 to RSVP.
June 22, 2013
Farm Fresh Veggie Festival
Ives' Park, Main Street, Potsdam, NY
Offered by: The Potsdam Farmers' Market and GardenShare
Special event for the Potsdam Farmers' Market featuring live music by The States, fruits and veggie themed games and raffles, food demonstrations and samples of dishes featuring fresh-from-the-market ingredients, and goods available for purchase from over 30 local producers. Hot coffee and freshly prepared wraps, salads, and hot dogs will be available for sale and debit cards are now accepted!!
July 6, 2013
Made in New York Festival
11:00am - 9:00pm
Madison Barracks, 85 Worth Rd., Sackets Harbor, NY 13685
This regional NYS event promotes a buy local theme with its vendors of NYS farms and home-based businesses from all over the state and it showcases local bands as well as popluar national recording artist. For more infomation www.madeinnny.com or for vendor application contact Michael Campbell, Festival Director, at email@example.com or 315-646-3374.