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Jun
06

St. John’s Farmers’ Market Had Record Attendance First Week

Below is our media release regarding the second market of the season. Until we create a media section on our website we’ll post our releases here.

JUNE 6, 2013 – St. John’s, Newfoundland – The St. John’s Farmers’ Market had its opening last Saturday, June 1st with record attendance. The market is open again this Saturday, June 8th from 9am-2pm, at the Lions Club Chalet off Bonaventure and Mayor Avenues.

Says Market Manager Margaret Graves, “we had over 2000 people come through on June 1st. We were delighted to have a successful first week!”

New on June 8th are seeds and transplants from Perfectly Perennial, matching mother-daughter aprons from Gail Everson, functional and creative crocheted items from the Obsessive Crochet Diva, visual art from Coombs Town Art, sealskin jewellery from Sealed With A Kiss, and the Purple Raven Boutique, offering specialty jewellery.

Geoff Panting will be busking this week, and there will be pay-by-donation workshops and performances, weather depending:

  • 10:30am Yoga with Teachers in Training from Shakti Yoga
  • 10:30am Community Drumming Circle with Katie Power of Alive Adventures
  • 11am Fitness and Hula-hooping with Cindy Butt of Far Out Fitness
  • 12pm Salsa with Del and Stacy of Salsa in St. John’s
  • 12:30pm Yin/Yang Hatha Yoga with Helena Butler and Claire Belanger from Shakti Yoga
  • 1pm Magic Show with Mark the Remarkable
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