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Saturdays • Dec 4 - April 16 • 9:30am-1:30pm • 9:30-10am Seniors & Immunocompromised •   191 Highland Ave
*No Market December 25th or January 1st  
Brought to you by The Center for Arts at the Armory
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Successful Opening Day & Market Flow Changes

We'd like to thank our community for making our opening day such a success! Thank you for all your support and encouragement. Based on some feedback, we are instituting two changes to the structure of the market:

1) The first thirty minutes of the market, from 9:30-10am, will be reserved for seniors & immunocompromised folks for the remainder of the season.

2) The entrance/exit to the market will be reversed. Please enter the mezzanine area first (elevator and stairs available) and exit downstairs through the Main Hall.

We continue to invite your feedback! Please share any questions, concerns, or encouragements to any of our market staff or volunteers wearing a black & white "STAFF" t-shirt. For more information about the market, please see our FAQ page
here 
COVID-19 Safety Policies
The health of our community is our first priority. Please review our COVID-19 Guidelines before attending the market.

1) Customers who are sick, displaying any symptoms of COVID-19, or has been in contact with anyone who has been sick in the past 14 days are asked to stay home.

2) Senior & Immunocompromised reserved shopping time is from 9:30am-10am.

3) Face coverings are required at all times inside the Armory. Customers without a face mask that covers both mouth and nose will not be allowed into the market.

4) We will adhere to a strict capacity limit inside the Hall and set one entrance and one exit. Please enter upstairs through the mezzanine and exit downstairs through the Main Hall. 

5) 
Use hand-sanitizer provided by the Armory upon entrance

6) There will be no eating or drinking allowed inside the market. Please take your food and drink into our cafe before consuming.

This Saturday's Vendor List

Produce: Brookford Farm, Freedom Food Farm, Heron Pond Farm, Mycoterra Farm, Neighbor’s Acre, Red Fire Farm

Meat/Seafood: Boston Smoked Fish Co., Brookford Farm, Freedom Food FarmHooked, Lilac Hedge Farm, Stillman Quality Meats

Cheese/DairyOake Knoll Farm

Baked Goods: Crepe Du Jour, Doris' Peruvian PastriesHi-Rise Bread Co.Mariposa Bakery

Beverages: 1634 Meadery, Luluna Health, Yamacu

Specialty Foods/Other: Bart's Ice CreamBuzz and Thrive Garden, Grace Food LabsGrateful Tastes, Habibi Gourmet Food, HAPI African GourmetMei Mei Restaurant, Sa's Homestyle, Soluna Garden Farm,  Sueños Chocolate, Valicenti Pasta Farm

Guest Vendors: Angry Honey, Baer's Best Beans

Live Music By
Le Prestige

 

Community Booth
Somerville Community Corporation
SNAP + HIP Benefits
The SWFM accepts both SNAP and HIP benefits! Please see our vendor list here to see which vendors accept SNAP and HIP.

In collaboration with the City of Somerville and Somerville Farmers Market Coalition, the CAA and SWFM proudly provides a $15 match for SNAP shoppers. This means that a recipient who swipes their SNAP/P-EBT card for $15 receives an additional $15, thereby enabling them to spend up to $30 at each market during the season. To claim SNAP tokens at the Somerville Winter Farmer Market, please see Steve at the SNAP Booth. 
Donate to Local Food Access!
Crop Update
Take a sneak peak into what veggies our farmers are bringing to market this week!

Freedom Food Farm: 
  • Certified organic arugula, baby lettuce, spinach, komatsuna and parsley
  • Radishes, hakerei turnip, fennel, cabbage, parsnips, potatoes, kohlrabi, celeriac, beets, and carrots
  • Napa cabbage, sweet potatoes, and  winter squash
  • Garlic, frozen ginger and turmeric. 
Brookford Farm:
  • Carrots, radishes, rutabaga, cabbage, and Globe turnips
  • Onions, shallots, and garlic
  • Kale, Squash, Potatoes, and Leeks
Red Fire Farm:
  • Oregano, parsley, basil, thyme, cilantro, and rosemary
  • A variety of apples
  • Baby boc choy, spinach, and salad mix
  • Beets, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrots, celeriac root, and gilfeather turnip
  • Collards, kale, leeks, lettuce, onion, parsnips
  • Potatoes, popcorn, radicchio, watermelon radish, shallots, sweet potatoes, winter squash
  • Garlic and ginger
Buy 2 Give 1

We are excited to announce a new food access initiative this year! Support your local farmers + food producers while giving back to Somerville neighbors in need of food. You can purchase additional food items from any of our vendors and either bring them to the donation basket (located near the SNAP Booth), or leave them in a basket with the vendors. Learn more on our website here.

Participate in CHA Community Health Survey

Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) invites you to participate in a new survey about the community health strengths and challenges that matter most to people in our communities.

Available in English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, and Chinese, it takes 15 minutes to complete, and you could win a $100 grocery gift card. Your opinions and experiences are important! Please reach out to ereckardmota@challiance.org with any questions.
 
Take the Survey!
Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Community Development Block Grant provided by the City of Somerville
Shape Up Somerville/Health & Human Services Grant provided by the City of Somerville
Cambridge Savings Charitable Foundation

Friends of the Market Sponsor:
Middlesex Federal
Homelight

 
                     
                                                              
The Somerville Winter Farmers Market is hosted and managed by The Center for Arts at the Armory.
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Somerville, MA 02143

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