Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Take It Inside!

As cold weather approaches, outdoor markets end their seasons, and harvest season winds down on the farms, you can find your favorite Market Wednesday food artisans indoors at the Worthington Farmers' Market. The Worthington Farmers Market moves indoors Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to noon (through April, 2018) at The Shops at Worthington Place (7227 N High St. at N. High and Wilson Bridge, just south of 270 and 23) beginnning November 4th.

Look for Sweet Thing Gourmet, Pleiades Maple Products, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, Miss Cristy's Bakery, Kingdom Fish, The Crazy Cucumber, Sippel Family Farm/Kokoborrego Cheese Co., Brown Brothers Farms, Fox Hollow Garden, Made Without Grain, and Ohio City Pasta.

(Note: The Worthington Farmers Market closes for the day on the Saturday after Thanksgiving each season.)

- In Licking County, the Granville Farmers' Market also heads indoors, and has a special November market right before Thanksgiving. The Granville Farmers Market winter hours begin November 4th, running into February, 2018 (exact season-end date TBA), from 9:30 a.m. to Noon, at Granville Elementary School, 310 N. Granger St.

There is a special outdoor market in Granville on Saturday November 18th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on N. Main St. at Broadway

Look for Bird's Haven Farms, Flying J Farm, Ohio City Pasta, and Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods. These vendors will make limited engagement appearances in Granville, so may want to check with them first.

- Hinton Apiaries will set up for business at the Pickerington Village Farmers' Market. The market is already indoors, for the season, at The Loft at Combustion Brewery, 80 W. Church St. on Thursdays from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

- Branstool Orchards' Utica Farm Market is open (Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m./Sundays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; nice drive, and they are right off 62 in Utica), and look for Branstool Orchards at the Clintonville Farmers' Market (Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, through November 18th).

- Ohio City Pasta's additional Winter market's include: New Albany Winter Market at Heit Center, 150 West Main Street, taking place the first Saturday of each month through March, 2018 (November 4, December 2, January 6, February 2, and March 2); Clintonville Farmers' Market (Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon through November 18th); Newark's Canal District's Thanksgiving Market (3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on November 24th; the 2018 Reynoldsburg Winter Market at the Senior Center, 1520 Davidson Drive (Thursdays, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. from January 25th through March 1st).

Check with your favorite vendors for additional market and event appearances.

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Thank You, Messiah.

"Thank you" is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding. [Alice Walker]

We want to take a moment to express our sincerest thanks to the Members and Staff at Church of the Messiah, U.M.

Special shout outs to Gene Hulbert, Phil Pelok, Rose Morgan, Cortney Reed, and Brenda Boyles.

And, thanks to the Staff and Parents of Ourday Preschool.

To all of you, we say, simply, Thank You.