farmers markets

January 9, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for Jan. 11-Jan. 13

Montgomery County Councilmember Tom Hucker is hosting a community potluck to support federal employees and contractors impacted by the shutdown Friday, Jan. 11 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Blair High School cafeteria. Federal workers, contractors and their families may attend for free. Other supporters and neighbors should bring a dish to pass to attend. Live music […]

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January 3, 2019 | Staff Writer

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for Jan. 4-Jan. 6

A comedy mystery opens at Gaithersburg’s Arts Barn opens Friday with nine performances through Jan. 20. Olney Theatre’s Elf the Musical’s last performance is Sunday, Jan. 6. New art exhibits at Glen Echo Park open Saturday, Jan. 5. The public is invited to meet the artists at opening receptions Saturday, Jan. 12. Friday, Jan. 4 […]

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December 20, 2018 | Staff Writer

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for Dec. 21-Dec. 23

With Christmas just days away, this is the weekend for entertainment. Friday, Dec. 21 Macy Gray performs at the Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. $67 – $87. 240-330-4500. For more information, click here. Christmas by Candlelight The Washington Chorus performs at the Music Center at […]

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May 15, 2018 | Marisa Fried

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Farmers Markets Are in Bloom Around Montgomery County

It’s Farmers Market season! Farmers Markets will be selling fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, and more this spring and summer all over Montgomery County. Bethesda Bethesda Central Farm Market 7600 Arlington Road, Bethesda Sundays, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Contact: debra@centralfarmmarkets.com   Bethesda Farm Women’s Market 7155 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, 7 a.m. – 4 […]

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August 5, 2015 | Cindy Peña

Celebrating Farmers’ Market Week in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

Farmers and people who love locally grown fruits and vegetables are celebrating Farmers’ Market Week in Maryland.  The designated week highlights the quality locally grown produce, meats and dairy, while encouraging people to support local farmers and keep their businesses growing.

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February 26, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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Agriculture is Big Business in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Montgomery County’s Agricultural Services Division Manager Jeremy Criss says Montgomery County’s Agricultural Reserve is big business. Take a look: Criss recently attended a networking event designed to bring farmers together with local chefs. According to Criss, at last count there were over 540 farmers in Montgomery County and the county has […]

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August 4, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, August 4, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, August 4, in Montgomery County: 1. It’s National Farmers Market week. You can find a complete list of the Farmers Markets in Montgomery County here. 2. Longdraft Road construction is scheduled to begin today in Gaithersburg. 3. Rockville Police have received two recent reports of black bear sightings. […]

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April 28, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Gaithersburg’s Farmers Markets Opening May 3

The city of Gaithersburg hosts two Farmers Markets, featuring locally grown produce throughout the growing season. The variety of fruits and vegetables changes weekly as different crops reach maturity. In addition to produce, a variety of meats, baked goods, honey, cider, jams and jellies, eggs, granola, fresh herbs and soaps may also be available. The […]

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April 28, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Rockville Farmers Market Opening May 10

Every week the Rockville Farmers Market transforms itself as different fruits and vegetables become available throughout the growing season on Saturdays and Wednesdays in Rockville Town Center. Opening day at the Saturday market will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on May 10 in the jury parking lot at the corner of East Jefferson Street (Route […]

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August 20, 2013 | Staff Writer

Shady Grove Farmers Market Extends Season

The Shady Grove Farmers Market season has been extended from September 25 to October 30. The market is sponsored by Johns Hopkins Montgomery County and is held on campus at the corner of Key West Avenue and Broschart Road in Rockville. Shady Grove Farmers Market is open on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. […]

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