2 days ago
We are out here early getting ready for the grand opening of the Mattapan Square Farmers Market. See you at 10am!
4 days ago
The Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition Vigorous Youth helping Vickey get the word out about opening day! We hope to see you on Saturday 7/14 for the 12th grand opening of the Mattapan Square Farmers Market.
4 days ago
Cannot wait for Saturday!! #mattapansquarefarmersmarket
5 days ago
Transformation Tuesday at The Food Project’s Langdon Farm! 4 youth spent the morning turning this weedy patch into 3 new beds to plant more food! If you haven’t heard, WE’RE ON INSTAGRAM! Follow us @dudleygrows #transformationtuesday #dudleygrows #GrowWellEatWellBeWell
6 days ago
We are so excited that the market opens in just 5 days, but if you can't wait until Saturday, be sure to stop by the Farm Stand outside the Mattapan Community Health Center on Thrusday from 1-5PM. It is run by our vigorous youth and will have a great selection of produce!
Want to be part of the leadership of the thriving Dudley Greenhouse community? Four more days to nominate yourself or someone else for the Greenhouse Advisory Committee! Nominations due Monday, July 9th and can be made at bit.ly/gac-nomination
Grow food and community at the Dudley Greenhouse. Nominate yourself or a friend to join the Greenhouse Advisory Committee! Open to residents of Roxbury, Dorchester, and Mattapan. For more info and to nominate yourself or others, visit: http://thefoodproject.org/node/775 Bay State Banner Uphams Corner News MyDorchester
We cannot wait to see you all in 16 days for opening day of the market! It is the only day that you will be able to pick up your WIC coupons that can be used all season at the market!
Looking to learn more about youth development, sustainable agriculture, and food justice? Want to build a network of peers from across the globe who share these similar interests? Join The Food Project for our Summer Institute from August 1-3. This three-day Institute is packed with activities, workshops, and learning, both in the classroom and on the farm. For more information and to register, visit thefoodproject.org/institute
Last year, Mayor Marty Walsh came out for opening day and checked out the different stands, including that of the Boston Cyclists Union. The Boston Bicyclists Union will be back again this season to teach people how to fix their own bikes!
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It's that time of year again! Celebrating Boston Main Streets Business & Volunteer of the Year Awards. Wednesday, June 27th @ 3:30pm Join Mattapan Square Main Streets as we celebrate Hair Stop (Sean Lee) & Yusuf Ali (former Mattapan United Lead Organizer) #MayorOnMain, #BostonMainStreets
Super excited to announce that Summer Eats will return to the market again this summer, meaning all kids and teens will be able to receive a free meal there every Saturday! We just picked up a bunch of materials from the Summer Eats program that you will see at the market this season.
Our kids had so much fun last year. We are bring Kids Corner back! Free activities, storytelling physical activities and more. See you on Saturday July 14th.
The Dudley Greenhouse is a beautiful year-round growing and community space in Roxbury. Learn more and nominate yourself or others to the Greenhouse Advisory Committee at http://thefoodproject.org/node/775
We are excited to announce that our Kids Corner will be back again this summer with arts and crafts and activities to help kids learn about where their food comes from!
This summer, farmers Seona from Family Farm and Neomi from Wenger Farm will return with their fantastic selection of produce! We are so excited to have them this summer and hope you all come out to welcome them back on opening day. See you in 25 days!
For even more updates on the upcoming Farmers Market, you can now follow us on Twitter @squarefarmers!
It is almost that time of year again!! The Mattapan Square Farmers Market will return in just under a month on Saturday July 14th! Make sure to come out opening day for music, fresh food, and activities for all ages. Also, WIC will be there for one day only, July 14th, distributing WIC coupons that can be used all season at the Market. We can’t wait to see you all there!