SEPT 10 = “Sustainable Day” (We're pretty covered this day. Health Barn is holding a kid's cooking contest, Environmental Commission and Farmburbia are teaching about compost with a workshop, and Ciel Energy teaching about home energy efficiency.)
SEPT 17 = "How About Them Apples?” with Prospect Hill Orchard Apple "Bobbing" - taste different varieties of apples hung from strings possibly...
SEPT 24 = Expecting a busy market (It's the Glen Rock Downtown Fair so come early for set up and to park). We may have a chef demoing quinoa stuffed peppers for MWC healthy grains.
OCT 15 = Final Market Day = Sculpted Squash Contest Judged at the Market
8.6.17 - Middle School student Cameron Bryzek with an origami craft to raise awareness to help unknown endangered animals like an animal you've probably never heard of - the axolotl. • Mayor's Wellness Campaign at the #GRFM is Focusing on the many benefits of fruits!
8.13.17 - Mushroom Forager? • Mayor's Wellness Campaign at the #GRFM is getting Vegelicious! – How to Get Creative with Veggies
8.20.17 - ?? • Mayor's Wellness Campaign at the #GRFM is Powering Up with Protein (the healthiest types as well as alternative plant-based sources of protein)
8.27.17 - Bella Mozzarella making demo? • MWC = Build Those Bones! How to get Enough Dairy Dietary guidelines for dairy and ways to incorporate more dairy into your day
9.3.17 - Simply Soupreme Demo (put in lunch box, make into an appetizer/sauce) • MWC = Back-to-School with MyPlate Lunches Recommendations and guidelines for healthy school lunches for kids ages 5-18
9.10.17 - Glen Rock Green Day • Compost Workshop with GREC • Build an Energy Efficient Model Home with Ciel Power • MWC = Eat the Rainbow – Veggie Style! How veggies become different colors (focusing on vitamin rich soil/composting) and why eating the rainbow is beneficial
9.17.17 - Apple "Bobbing" with Prospect Hill Orchard (apples hung from strings - guess the variety from a poster with descriptions of each) • MWC = How About Them Apples! Creative ways to incorporate more fruit into your day and “Why Eat Organic?”
9.24.17 - Brittany??? MWC = Gearing Up with Grains Dietary guidelines for grains (focusing on whole grains), with ways to use unique and “trending” grains
10.1.17 - Healthy Aging (Girl Scout Gold Award Project) • Healthy Aging with MyPlate Nutrition guidelines for the aging adult and how to use MyPlate to meet your goals
10.8.17 - ? Squash Specials • MWC = Healthy Harvesting How/Why to eat foods in season (Opportunity for vendor demo/planting activity/ another composting day)
10.15.17 - Squash Sculpture Contest • MWC = Campaign Survey and Squash Sculpture Contest Participants will complete a survey regarding the effectiveness and success of the MWC over 10 weeks