RIBBON CUTTING AT THE VEGGIE PARK FARMERS MARKET

RIBBON CUTTING AT THE VEGGIE PARK FARMERS MARKET

July 11, 2017
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Veggie Park Farmers Market
109 Eve Street
Augusta GA 30904

The Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Veggie Park Farmers Market to celebrate five years community initiatives. Specifically we’ll honor all those who make our Fruit & Vegetable Prescription program (FVRx) such a uniquely effective effort increasing health and wellness in the neighborhood.   The ribbon cutting is at 4:30pm. The market goes from 4:30pm-7pm.

Activities include:

  • free cooking demos and samples
  • free healthy kids meals and activities
  • door prizes
  • a photo contest and prizes
  • Wholesome Wave Georgia will offer free screening, enrollment and renewal for help anyone who may qualify for public benefits that help supplement your income, including Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF, Subsidized Child Care Assistance.  Those who participate in the screening will receive $5 tokens to spend at the market!