Sunday, September 23
HIGHLIGHTED PARTNER OF THE WEEK
We are a proud supporter of the Acton-Boxborough Farmers Market. Kitchen Outfitters is a locally owned, independent kitchen shop offering solutions for scrubbing, slicing, steaming and tossing your fresh produce! Cookware, Bakeware, Gadgets, Blenders, Mixers, Mashers & More!
Acton Woods Plaza (Intersection of Rts. 2A & 27)
342 Great Road, Acton, MA 01720
978.263.1955 • Fax 978.263.1993
Hours: Mon–Sat: 10am–6pm; Sun: 12–5pm; Thurs: ’til 8pm
This Sunday, Sept. 23 @ 3pm:
Turtle Creek Winery Wine Tour & Tasting
ABFM and our Vendor, Turtle Creek Winery, host this experience for those interested in viniculture and what this small winery is doing on the local winemaking scene. If you are interested in going, you MUST sign up at market this Sunday; the $15 fee is payable on registration. www.TurtleCreekWine.com
Special SNAP Offer
The ABFM accepts SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits and makes a special offer for SNAP users: ABFM will double the first $10 you spend in SNAP benefits at market. If you decide to spend $15 at market, you'll actually get $25 to spend. [This offer lasts until we distribute the allotted $250 for the season.] Come to the ABFM stall for details!
ORGANIC ABFM T-SHIRTS, RECYCLED COTTON ABFM BAGS, AND AWESOME ABFM APRONS!
Check out our first-ever organic cotton ABFM T-shirts! Show your ABFM pride with one of these SO-soft shirts, available in sizes from 2T to XXL.
Our beautiful 2012 ABFM bags and handy ABFM aprons are also ready for you to snap up. And consider an ABFM Gift Certificate in any denomination for family and friends. Stop by the ABFM stall at market for any and all of these treats!
Community Events Board at ABFM
Anyone is welcome to post a flyer or notice about a local community event on the Community Events Board at the corner of Pearl Street and Windsor Avenue, on the WAC Library lawn. (Please, no business cards or flyers, work solicitations, et al.; market staff will remove any inappropriate postings.) All notices will be removed and recycled at the end of each market day.
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Learn more about the ABFM 2012 Vendor here.
SUNDAY'S ADDITIONAL VENDORS
Everyone deserves a little Bliss
Bliss Bakery is an artisan bakeshop specializing in handcrafted breads, pastries, and custom cakes. Groton, MA
Fine Creative Wines
We grow 12 different grape varieties on our eight-acre vineyard, producing white and red wines, and both dry and sweeter wines. All of our varieties — Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir Rosé, White Wave, Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and others — are made in our farm winery in South Dartmouth. Dartmouth, MA
Deborah makes jams and preserves using two-thirds fruit, all-natural sugar, and no preservatives. Our creative blend of multiple fruits makes each flavor a gourmet treat. Littleton, MA
Fastachi offers nuts hand roasted in small batches, seasoned only with sea salt. Incomparable nut mixes and nut butter made fresh from the Fastachi Nut are additional offerings. Watertown, MA
Fishwives Specialty Foods
Not for Wimpy Chowdaheads!
Mandy's famous Seafood Chowder is back! Handcrafted all-natural, gluten-free seafood chowders and bisques, vegetable and fruit gazpachos, and dips and spreads. We source as much sustainable seafood from from New England as possible, and our gazpachos are made with produce from local farms. Marblehead, MA
Prince Albert Coffee
Prince Albert Coffee offers the great coffee beans and nuanced roasts we've been enjoying ourselves for the last six years. We source hand-selected beans from family farms and coffee co-ops that grow, pick, and process the best coffee beans in the world. We roast our coffees to complement the distinctive flavors in each bean, and bring to market only what we've roasted in the last 24 hours.
Still River Winery
Producer of New England's Own Apfel Eis Apple Ice Wine
Still River makes traditional Apfel Eis, or apple ice wine, from local varietal apples — with more than 80 apples used for each 375 ml bottle. Sweet, with a gentle bite and a clean finish. Harvard, MA
Turtle Creek Winery
Turtle Creek is a boutique winery, located in the shadow of Boston, producing only 1200 cases of world-class wine annually. Lincoln, MA
THIS WEEK'S ARTISAN
Hartland Woodcrafters consists of three neighbors with an interest in woodworking — George Kornfeld, Rob Jones, and Doug Deyoe. George taught woodshop at Lincoln-Sudbury High School in the 1970s. The three men have worked together for several years, developing their specialties: segmented hardwood bowls, and an original-design cradle for people preparing for grandparenthood. Acton, MA
UNDER THE PERFORMANCE CANOPY
Darlene performs her original work as well as popular cover songs spanning the folk, blues, country, and soft rock genres. Her CD has earned positive reviews, her work consistently hits the top 10 Indie list on WOS Radio, and she has been honored as “Artist of the Week’ on WERU-FM. Westford, MA
ST. MATTHEW'S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH:
Missions, Outreach & Advocacy Committee
Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.
St. Matthew's Missions, Outreach & Advocacy Committee is a vibrant group involved in a variety of missions and outreach to serve others in the community and the world at large. We reach out locally, nationally, and globally through service and advocacy for justice, equity, and peace for all people, especially the poor and dispossessed. Learn about our work for the new Habitat for Humanity Acton Meadows project.Acton, MA
Come on down — for Real Food from Real People!