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 DOWNTOWN BLOOMINGTON ASSOCIATION

FARMERS' MARKET

& ARTISTS' ALLEY
 
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"WE SELL ONLY WHAT WE GROW!" 

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Our final indoor market will occur at the McLean County Museum of History, 200 N. Main St., in Downtown Bloomington on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 10 am - 12 pm with live entertainment, local goods and free access to the Museum!  More information is below.

The outdoor season opens on Saturday, May 3--MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW!  We'll see you at the Museum Square from 7:30 am - 12 pm.

For the latest news about what you will find at the Farmers' Market on any given Saturday, check out our Facebook page.  Most of the vendors also have Facebook pages.  It's a great way to keep up with the very latest!
 


 2014 fm poster  2014 Farmers' Market Poster- Graphic Design by Melissa Ash & Artwork by Natalie Roseman


Market Accepts Debit, Credit, and Link Cards 


You can use your credit, debit, or LINK card to buy farmers' market tokens -- which you can use to buy products at the market.  They're also fun and make great gifts!

Get more information at our Token Booth under the RED TENT at the intersection of Main and Jefferson.

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This program was made possible with support from:

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 ALSO, many thanks to the employees of Bauer Goodman of State Farm Insurance Companies for their assistance with street closure each week!  They are definitely a GOOD NEIGHBOR to the Farmers' Market!

 

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The McLean County Wellness Coalition is comprised of campus and community organizations working to promote healthy eating and active living in the home, school and child care environments, workplace, healthcare settings, and the community.

 

Buy Illinois Challenge!

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If every household in Illinois dedicated just $10 of their existing grocery budget to the purchase of Illinois products $2.4 billion would be reinvested in the Illinois economy on an annual basis.

For the Buy Illinois Challenge information, please visit the website.

Thank you for supporting Illinois grown products!

 

 

2013 Farmers' Market Recap

 

INFORMATION FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

Senior adults with low or moderate income can obtain coupons that can be redeemed for fresh fruit and vegetables at local farmers markets in central Illinois from July through October.  The coupons can be obtained starting late June or early July at PATH, 201 E. Grove St., in Downtown Bloomington, for use at participating farmers markets.

Eligibility:

Must be age 60 or over.

1 person household, $1,773 income per month

2 person household, $2,393 income per month

Add $620 for each additional person in household

The monthly income limits are 185% of the poverty level.

For more information, please call PATH at 309.827.4005 and ask for the Senior Outreach Program.  Those interested in participating need to show a photo ID and proof of income.



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To receive the newsletter, information about Downtown, and Market information, send an email to:

marketing@downtownbloomington.org

 

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