Sunday, Sept. 11
We are mindful of this Sunday's 10-year 9/11 anniversary, and trust that making our communities stronger and more connected — as the ABFM does — is one important way to heal and to affirm what's good in the world.
GIVE THE GIFT OF GREAT LOCAL FOOD!
The ABFM now has available ABFM Gift Certificates in any denomination you'd like. Stop by the ABFM table and do a great thing for family or friends — an ABFM Gift Certificate.
HIGHLIGHTED PARTNER OF THE WEEK
Middlesex Savings Bank
Middlesex Savings Bank believes that building a strong community begins with local organizations and people. That's why, year after year, we’re proud to provide financial and volunteer support to hundreds of Eastern and Central Massachusetts–based organizations and events that help to strengthen our communities and the people that live and work within them.
Local branch locations:
291 Main Street, Acton
577 Massachusetts Avenue, Acton
SUNDAY'S ADDITIONAL VENDORS:
Cape Cod Original
Where Great Flavor
and Good Health Meet!
Cape Cod offers all-natural, gluten-free chowders, seasonal gazpachos, dips, and spreads, and sources from New England fishermen and local farms. Osterville, MA
Discover Fastachi nuts, hand roasted and seasoned only with sea salt, and Fastachi nut mixes and nut butters. Watertown, MA
Our decadent cookies come in 10 flavors, ensuring a favorite for the most discriminating cookie lover. Remember, a balanced diet is a cookie in each hand! Belmont, MA
Gourd & Plenty Farm
Gourd & Plenty Farm offers organically grown produce, including more than 20 varieties of heirloom winter squash and ground (husk) cherries. Ayer & Dracut, MA
Green River Ambrosia
The Valley's Finest Mead
This small, artisanal meadery makes fine honey wines with local raw honey, water, yeast, and organic herbs or fruits. The taste of a season via the work of our bee friends! Greenfield, MA
UNDER THE PERFORMANCE CANOPY
A Houston native, Bogosian fell in love with old-time mountain music and in 2007 began his mentorship with John Grimm, banjo and fiddle player for “The Georgia Potlickers.” Since his recent arrival in Massachusetts, Nicholas has quickly gained fans for his energetic and soulful interpretations of traditional mountain tunes. His new album, "Old Soul," is his first songwriting venture. Haverhill, MA
THIS WEEK'S ARTISAN
Ursula Flury creates one-of-a-kind, affordable necklaces, earrings, and bracelets that range from traditional, symmetric designs to bold, asymmetric statements. Express yourself!
SNAP AT THE ABFM
ABFM now accepts EBT/SNAP benefits. Please come to the ABFM stall at market to learn more, and/or check out our website SNAP page.
Closing the Loop . . .
Please bring to the ABFM table at market any (clean) containers you've acquired during your ABFM shopping, including green paperboard boxes, and paper and plastic bags. We'll make them available to our vendors for re-use when appropriate.
Come on down — for Real Food from Real People!