Norwalk Health Department Farmers Market
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2012, 11:00am-3:00pm
Norwalk Health Department parking lot
NORWALK, Connecticut (July 6, 2012) – Back by popular demand, the Norwalk Health Department Farmers Market is set for Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., starting Wednesday, July 11. The market provides an opportunity for Norwalk City employees, health department clients, and Norwalk community members to purchase fresh, locally grown produce. The market will be held in the Health Department parking lot (137 East Avenue) and will run until November 7.
Offerings include a variety of fruits and vegetables, and space is available for additional vendors offering healthy foods. Market vendors accept cash, checks, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC) vouchers, and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). For general information about the market, contact the health department at 203-854-7776.
About the Norwalk Health Department: Under the direction of the mayor, and with valuable guidance from its six-member Board of Health, the Norwalk Health Department provides a variety of services and programs to fulfill its mission: to prevent and control the spread of disease, promote a healthy environment, and protect the quality of life within its changing community. More information is available at www.norwalkhealth.com.
Contact: Theresa Argondezzi, MPH, CHES