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Story last updated at 2:51 PM on Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Anchor Point opens Monday market



By COLLEEN Rindlisbacher
For the Homer News


 

Photo by Michael Armstrong

Tara Cain, left, and her children Jack, center, and Jodi, right, sell homemade muffins at the Anchor Point Farmers' Market on Monday. The market opened for the season at the Anchor Point Greenhouse on Rose Avenue off the Sterling Highway. Hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Mondays. Vendors sell fresh produce, starts, fruit, baked goods and crafts.

The Anchor Point Farmers' Market opened its doors Monday at the Anchor Point Greenhouse, just off the Sterling Highway. Hours are 4-8 p.m. on Mondays.

Thanks to all of the hard working people involved, Anchor Point will run a successful farmers' market this year. Many businesses offered their help by hanging brightly colored flyers in their windows to support the market. Others showed their support by putting signs on their property to point the way to the Greenhouse.

The vendors at the market are charged a $15 fee to pay for the Port-a-potty for the public's comforts. Al Poindexter, owner of the Greenhouse, has put down pea gravel to minimize dust, also for the comfort of the public.

Anchor Point Farmers' Market

wHEN:

4-8 p.m. Mondays

where:

Anchor Point Greenhouse, off the Sterling Highway, make a turn on Rose Avenue and look for the signs

More info:

colleenevanco@yahoo.com

Live entertainment and a live food prep demonstrator will be present in the near future at the Anchor Point Farmers' Market.

Much love has gone into this years market and there is much more to look forward to. Please support our community and come out to our Monday farmers' market at the Anchor Point Greenhouse, off the Sterling Highway — make a turn on Rose Avenue, and look for the signs. Please buy local and eat local.

Stayed tuned for updates on upcoming market specials.

For more information on becoming a vendor or for general questions, email colleenevanco@yahoo.com.

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