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Vendor Applications for Petworth Community Market Now Open for 2016!

The Petworth Community Market is now soliciting applications for our 2016 market season!  Hooray! Are you local farmer who grows or produces delicious foods? A local butcher, baker, or sandwich-maker who wants to access the thriving Petworth community? A local artist who creates beautiful handicrafts? If so, the Petworth Community Market wants you to apply for our … Continue reading

How the Petworth Market is Joining the Growing Movement to Increase Access to Local Food
SNAP & WIC

How the Petworth Market is Joining the Growing Movement to Increase Access to Local Food

According to the USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture), SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) redemptions at local farmer’s markets totaled $18.8 million in 2014, a six-fold increase from 2008. While that is a small slice of overall SNAP spending (for perspective, SNAP cost $70 billion in 2014), it’s a promising sign. The USDA is trying to … Continue reading

Top 4 Reasons to Make PCM Part of Your Saturday Morning Routine
Community Canopy / Events / Seasonal Produce

Top 4 Reasons to Make PCM Part of Your Saturday Morning Routine

1. Each week, our community canopy features different organizations from Petworth and nearby, many of which offer ways for you to be involved. 2. Plenty for the youngest in your life, including making art with chalk, interactive games, and monthly story time brought to you by the librarians of Petworth Library. 3. Have you seen … Continue reading