What’s fresh for the market March 12, 2017

What’s fresh for the market March 12, 2017

Spring is almost here!

Get ready for St Patrick’s day!

Grab some fresh local New York State spirits and brews plus lots of other great local goodies, fresh produce, and some good things to eat at this Sunday’s Schenectady Greenmarket at Proctors Theater. Please note this Sunday we will be upstairs in Robb Alley (near Apostrophe Cafe) and directly downstairs. See you then!

Featured Vendors:  RS Taylor and The Food Florist

Special Items From Our Vendors This Week

Electric Cookie Jar – New this week are Apricot White Chocolate and Vanilla Bean Sugar cookies. Oreo Cream Cheese, Chocolate Shadow, Brown Sugar Butterscotch, and Bacon Gingersnap are back!

Healing Path Massage will have Deborah and Jennifer offering chair massage this Sunday. You’ll be glad you did if you stop by and let them erase the tension in your tight neck, upper back and shoulders. We could all use a little destressing!

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen – Freshly made kale pesto, basil pesto, our full line of dips and soups plus a new crockpot seasoning mix — Chicken Tikka Masala.

Lovin’ Mama Farm: Certified Organic micro greens and shoots

Puckers Gourmet llc– Come visit us this weekend and grab a jar of our limited giardiniera!
This crunchy, mild, ferment of vegetables is an amazing snack on its own or try dipping it in hummus! What a way to get kids to eat their veggies with a nice dose of probiotics as well!!

Saratoga Peanut Butter Company – Be sure to grab a jar of our creamy white chocolate peanut butter. Blizzard Butter is the perfect low sugar way to treat yourself, without all of the added guilt!

Variety Vendors

Country Hearth Baking,
Electric City Roasters,
HIghland Farm,
Hope Valley Farm,
Jewelry by Donna Marie,
Nine Pin Cider,
Sistahs Vintage Aprons,
Windy Hill Goat Dairy,
Underground Alchemy

Market Activities

Music Schedule

10 AM – 12 PM
Cosby Gibson

12 PM – 2 PM
Mike Yates

Local Expert

Electric City Coop

What’s Fresh this Week – January 29, 2017

What’s Fresh this Week – January 29, 2017

It’s the last Sunday in January!

The weather is always warm and dry inside at Proctors. Stop by Sunday and pick up some fresh food and other local products at the Schenectady Greenmarket in Robb Alley and the GE Theatre in Proctors! We look forward to seeing you there.
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Featured Vendor – Saratoga Apple

Special items from our vendors this week:

Electric City Roasters: We’ll have two new beans this week – a low-acid, big bodied bold cup from Flores, and a lighter, sweet and chocolatey cup from a co-op of indigenous Paez in Colombia.

Electric Cookie Jar: New this week is Dark Chocolate Merlot, yes Merlot, chocolate and wine, what a perfect combination. Oreo Cream Cheese, Bacon Gingersnap, White Chocolate Cranberry, and Maple Fig are back.

Healing Path Massage will have Jean Marie and Deborah offering chair massage this Sunday. Please stop over and let them help you get rid of any stress that you hold in your upper body. They can help ease those tight, sore muscles and make you more comfortable.

Mosaics by Christine has lots of colorful mosaic gifts or just a treat for yourself to brighten up these grey winter days. Stop by.

Puckers Gourmet llc– A fresh batch of full sours will be here for this weekend ! Fermented in Kentucky oak for close to one month with an enormous amount of garlic and spices. This is one pickle that is sure to please!!

WASH Green and Clean will have our amazing natural laundry detergents and our whole line of eco friendly cleaning products!

Variety Vendors

Country Hearth Bakers,
Electric City Roasters,
Highland Farm,
Mosaics by Christine,
Sistahs Vintage Aprons,
Ulster Soap,
Underground Alchemy,
Windy Hill Goat Dairy

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm
Cosby Gibson

12pm – 2pm
South Allen

Community Table

Catholic Charities Senior & Caregiver Support Services
Stay Healthy with SNAP

What’s Fresh December 18th

What’s Fresh December 18th

Schenectady Greenmarket
Sunday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Inside Proctors

This Sunday all our vendors will be on the first floor!  For the last Market of 2016 we are taking over the GE Theater!!!

 

Holiday Parties?  Gifts? Stocking Stuffers?
We have you covered!

Whether you’re hosting or attending a Holiday Party this season, grab a LOCAL gift from the Schenectady Greenmarket on Sunday so you don’t show up empty handed!  This is a the last market day before Christmas so don’t miss out!

 

Let us wrap that up for you!

Looking for a perfect gift to give this holiday season? A basket of local foods and artisan goods from the market is a wonderful gift. Come to the market this Sunday and the Schenectady Greenmarket will provide complementary gift basket wrapping! Pick up a basket at the Market Table, fill it with local market goodies, and we’ll put the finishing touches on it to help you create a beautiful, unique holiday gift.

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Please note that there will be NO market on Sunday, December 25th, 2016, but we will be open in New Year’s day!

Special Items From Our Vendors This Week:

Electric Cookie Jar:  We are still accepting orders for Christmas cookies until December 18th.  This week’s flavors are:  Lemon Bar, Chocolate Spice, Pub Cookie (R.S. Taylor Black Creek Stout), and Minty Marshmallows.

Healing Path Massage will have Jean Marie and Jennifer offering chair massage this Sunday. Stop by and let them help you with your sore muscles. Don’t forget to pick up a gift certificate for someone you want to help relax or ease their pain this Holiday season.

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen – Fresh kale pesto, basil pesto, we’re down to a few jars of apple pie spreadable fruit – this won’t be back until next falls crop of honeycrisp apples – infused salts, dip mixes, dipping oil mixes.

Hope Valley Farm will have:  baby lettuce mix, baby salad greens, curly and tuscano kale, red & yellow onions, red, white, blue, fingerling, & russet potatoes, 4 kinds of garlic, gift garlic braids, garlic pesto, pickled garlic scapes, red cabbage, acorn, carnival, & butternut squash, prepped brussel sprouts, holiday wreaths & sprays, table pieces

Le Marais Chocolat: We have holiday truffle trios – Gingerbread, Candy Cane and Vanilla Bean Truffles – made with organic, local and Fair Trade Ingredients, perfect for stocking stuffers! Pre-order your Buche de Noel (Vanilla cake with chocolate mousse filling, covered in dark chocolate, $20, regular or gluten-free) to pick up next week by emailing info@lemaraischocolat.com.

Mosaics by Christine has lots of colorful mosaic holiday gifts…but only 2 mosaic trees that light up! Dazzle your family & friends with their best gift ever…mosaics!

Puckers Gourmet llc– They are here!!  Our once a year ferment of sevillano olives are ready for the holidays!!  A beautiful gift to give or just a special treat for your holiday feast.  Stop by and get a jar of this super limited treat.

 

Special Event
Christmas basket wrapping station at the volunteer table.

 

Community Table

Things of My Very Own will be collection clothing donations for needy children in our community.

 

Variety Vendors
Country Hearth,
Electric City Roasters,
Highland Farm,
Mosaics by Christine,
Nine Pin Cider,
Sistahs Vintage Aprons,
Underground Alchemy,
Windy Hill Goat Dairy,
D&W Farm & Animal Rescue

 

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm
Ron Gordon

12pm – 2pm
Gordon Street

What’s fresh this week – November 6, 2016

What’s fresh this week – November 6, 2016

We are moving inside Proctors!

It’s the first Sunday of November so you will find the market inside Proctors, where the weather is always perfect.   Come  and celebrate the start of our exciting Winter Market. Stop by and visit with your favorite vendors, meet our newest additions and discover the creative, delicious treats all of our 60 plus vendors have for you. Wondering where your favorite vendors are located? Stop by the market information table for the answer, our volunteers are more than happy to help you out!  Click here to find more information.

Join us for the Local Harvest Dinner

The market will hold its annual Local Harvest Dinner fundraiser on November 10th. Spend a wonderful evening with friends enjoying live music, a silent auction, and some of the best fall food from our vendors. What a great way to support your market and our mission to bring local farmers and artisans to downtown Schenectady!

Purchase tickets online here or visit us at the Market Tent on Sunday!

 

Specials From Our Vendors

Bon Bon Brazil NY:  The flavors of fall are here! “Celebrate fall with Pumpkin Spice Brigadeiros from Bon Bon Brazil NY! Bon Bon Brazil NY has a variety of carefully crafted sweet treats with a depth of flavor and texture that will make them your favorite.”

Electric Cookie Jar will have: First indoor market, so excited for the upcoming holiday season. This week we will have Mexican Hot Chocolate, Spiced Sweet Potato Blondie (vegan) and Pub cookies (Chocolate chips, honey peanuts, and Black Creek Stout from R.S. Taylor and Sons Brewery).

Healing Path Massage will have Jennifer and Jean Marie offering chair massage this Sunday. Jackets off your sore raking muscles and let us help relax you.

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen: Fresh kale pesto, basil pesto and our full line of no sugar added jams, salsas, dips and seasoning mixes. We will also have some freshly dried herb infused salts

Hope Valley Farm will have:  Tomatoes, lettuce, salad mix, baby spinach, curly & tuscano kale, yellow red & blue potatoes, arugula, butternut & acorn, & carnival squash, 4 kinds of garlic, pickled scapes, garlic pesto, prepped Brussel Sprouts, red & napa cabbage, , parsley plants, and more.

Lovin’ Mama Farm:  CERTIFIED ORGANIC pea shoots and micro greens including micro arugula, micro cilantro, micro kale mix, sweet and spicy mustard mix, spicy radish mix, micro herb mix, vitality mix, cat grass, and living trays for $4! CERTIFIED ORGANIC field greens, including washed and bagged spinach, dino kale, red russian kale, ruby red and orange chard.  Chile pepper wreathes.

Mariaville Farm: Dry Aged Black Angus beef, pasture raised pork and 8 types of sausages. Grass fed lamb and free roaming chicken.

Merry Hill Farm: Alpaca yarn and fiber for all your holiday crafts.  Alpaca socks, gloves, hand knit hats and scarves, felted hats and innersoles to keep you warm and fashionable this winter.

Mosaics by Christine has lots of warm, colorful gifts for the holidays…tables, lazy Susans, chess set, skulls!

Nine Pin will have Last few cases of Hunny pear and Limited reserve Ida Red

Puckers Gourmet LLC:  We are proud to be a part of the winter market!  Join us this weekend to welcome the winter season with an abundant offering of fermented delectables. We have even managed to make a few more ghosts pepper pickles for the opening weekend of our indoor season!

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co:  SEASONAL BLENDS ARE BACK! Gingerbread PB, Mistletoe PB, Pumpkin PB, Two Gift Pack options!  Come sample our favorite seasonal blends and see our sweet gift packs!

Taj Mahal Restaurant: Enjoy protein rich Hot Lentil Soup and beat the cold.

Variety Vendors

1857 Distillery

Country Heart

Electric City Roasters

Highland Farm

Mosaics by Christine

Nine Pin Cider

Sistah’s Vintage Aprons

Underground Alchemy

Windy Hill Goat Dairy

What’s special this week?

Market Stage

Running the River

Community Table

Nutrition and Outreach Program, Catholic Charities, Schenectady.  Stay Healthy with SNAP.

What’s fresh this week September 25th

What’s fresh this week September 25th

It’s officially fall!

Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of year around here.  Stop by the market and check out the  fresh fall harvest, and while you’re here don’t forget to grab some of those summer favorites before the season ends!

Schenectady Greenmarket Presents:  2016 FARM TOUR

October 1st, 2016  Friends and families of the Schenectady Greenmarket are invited to get an inside look into how our favorite local foods are crafted and grown. The tour will include activities for the entire family!   Please click here to find out more information and purchase tickets.

 

Specials From Our Vendors


Country Hearth Baking: Gluten-free Apple Coffee Cake (A moist, delicious, cake made with freshly picked apples, great for breakfast or a snack.)

Hope Valley Farm will have: tomatoes, lettuce, salad mix, cuke’s, zucchini, yellow squash, red & yellow onions, kale, peppers, 4 kinds of garlic, garlic pesto, delicata, butternut, and acorn squash, new potatoes, swiss chard, corn, pickled garlic scapes, perennials, & mums

Mariaville Farm: Fresh never frozen Chicken,  Duck and  Turkey. Pasture raised, dry aged Black Angus Beef and pasture raised pork. Reserve your Thanksgiving Turkey.

Mosaics by Christine has new mosaic wall hangings in the colors you love…plus much more!


Puckers Gourmet LLC– horseradish half sours are here!! Come by this weekend for a jar of this crazy popular, super yummy, sassy pickle!

 


Variety Vendors

1857 Distillery

Country Hearth Baking

Electric City Roasters

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen

Highland Farm

Mosaics by Christine

Nutzez

Studio 55

Ulster Soaps

Yankee Distillers

Windy Hill Goat Dairy

 

Schedule:

Market Stage

10-11:45  Will Foley 

12-2 Gnomi African Drummers 

Community Table

City of Schenectady

Local Expert

SEAT Center

Schenectady Social Enterprise and Training Center, the new home of Schenectady Youth Build

 

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