East Lynn Farmers’ Market this week

That nagging feeling about summer winding down is inevitable when we make that turn of the calendar to August.  Don’t despair! We have the cure for that feeling – come to the East Lynn Farmers’ Market and turn a regular Thursday night into a perfect summer experience.


Peaches! Have you had your first taste of a glorious Ontario peach yet this season? I was eating some that I picked up at a farmers’ market up north the other day with my kids and I wasn’t even lying to them when I told them that they tasted like candy. (They agreed and a big fight ensued about who got to eat them, but I digress…) Pro tip: Bring a sturdy tote in which to get your peaches home.

Kids activity

The Toronto Public Library will be reading stories at 4:30pm.

Community Booth

Three exciting visitors are:

  1. Cathy’s Crawly Composters www.cathyscomposters.com – Cathy will be available to chat about worm composting and other environmentally sustainable tricks of the trade.
  2. FaReal Custom Tees will be selling their popular East York T-shirts. (They are a DECA pop-up shop success story, by the way!) Check out their Facebook page for more info on them.
  3. Crossroads BIA will be telling people about their 5th Annual ‘Wheels on Danforth’ event on August 16. (You should mark your calendars and check out www.wheelsonthedanforth.ca

Wellness booth

Nana Jokura, ND from Accept Wellness is giving away free Zinc Tests & Tongue and Pulse Diagnoses from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. She tells us that if you suffer from low immune function, hair falling out, skin conditions or poor appetite you might be low in zinc. The Free Tongue and Pulses Diagnosis is for her to see what might be out of balance with your health. Learn about how naturopathic medicine and acupuncture can help you with stress, energy, digestion and sleep. www.acceptwellness.com

The East Lynn Farmers’ Market runs every Thursday from 3-7:00 p.m. between June 5 – October 9 at East Lynn Park, located on the south side of Danforth Ave, just west of Woodbine Ave. Stay up to date by visiting the East Lynn Market Facebook page.

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