Take the kids to the Saratoga Farmers Market on Wednesday, August 24th from 3-6pm for Bees and Seeds! Kids can join in as they partner with Northshire Books to welcome writer, photographer, and environmental educator Nancy Castaldo for an open discussion on her newest book The Story of Seeds. The afternoon is full of family friendly activities and educational information.
- Children are invited to make their own eggshell herb seed starter at the market's Power of Produce Club tent which is open from 3-6pm. Children ages 5-12 receive a free $2 POP token to be spend on fresh fruits of veggies at the market.
- Jack Zucchini will be rocking out for kids from 3-6pm.
- Balloon Buddies will be twisting balloons for kids (and parents) from 3-6pm.
- At 4:30-5pm, Nancy Castaldo will host an open discussion on her book The Story of Seeds. The discussion is appropriate for young adults and adults as we talk about where our food comes from and where it's going.
- At 5-5:30pm, Cornell Cooperative Extension's Master Gardener Lauri Dittmer will speak about Bees.
- Special guests include Saratoga PLAN, Saratoga County Children's Services, Cornell Cooperative Extension's Food and Nutrition educator Diane Whitten, and the Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners.
find out more about the POP Kids Club by clicking the photo below