What’s Fresh on July 15th

Juicy berries, fresh greens and ripe tomatoes…

Your Summer Favorites Have Arrived!

Featured above: Lettuce from Maynard Farms

Music Schedule

10:00-12:00: Vicki Gayle performs a variety of country, folk and soft rock tunes that makes you want to tap your toes and sing along. She has been performing in the Capital District for over 15 years.

12:00-2:00:Hoot Owl Moon is an acoustic duo playing, classic counrty classic rock and original song. The duo is made up of Rick Sacchetti and Courtney Marston. Rick Sacchetti has been a regular performer at the Schenectady Green Market since 2008 and Hoot Owl Moon since 2014.

Local Expert

BlueShield of Northeastern New York

BlueShield Northeastern New York will host two 30 minute Gentle Yoga sessions again this Sunday at 10:30AM and 11:15AM, all levels are welcome! Yoga will be hosted by Annie B from the Hot Yoga Spot in Albany.

 

Community Table

Heritage Home for Women

Founded in 1868, the Heritage Home gives residents the opportunity to live independently without the burden of maintaining a private residence.

Children’s Activity

This week’s table will be hosted by the Glenville YMCA. Come on by and have some fun!

Specials from our Vendors

Hope Valley Farm:

Hope Valley Farm will have red and green lettuce, salad mix, romaine lettuce, rhubarb, sweet Walla Walla green onions, beets, kale, Swiss chard, zucchini, yellow squash, garlic scapes, Napa cabbage, Tat Soi, fresh green garlic, broccoli, garlic pesto, pickled garlic scapes, herb plants and many perennials!

Maynard Farms:

Mosaics by Christine:

Mosaics by Christine is celebrating Christmas in July with standing & hanging Christmas trees. There are lots of mosaic choices for that early shopper as well…tables, lazy Susans, trivets, chess tables & sets, backgammon and…skulls!

 

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

The Schenectady Greenmarket is sponsored in part by BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

What’s fresh July 1st 2018.

What’s fresh July 1st 2018.

Get ready for July fourth!

We have everything you need to put together the perfect holiday cook out.  From burgers and beer to pickles and salads you can find what you’re looking for at Schenectady Greenmarket.  And don’t forget the amazing deserts to top off a fantastic celebration.

Music Schedule

10AM – 12PM
Half Moon Tribal Dancers and Drums Along the Mohawk

12PM – 2PM
Bill Ackerbauer

Local Expert

Fresh Taste Table:  Leslie Sawyer

Special Event at the Market!

There will be Yoga at the market with the Hot Yoga Spot in Albany!
Sessions will be 30 minutes and be held 10:30 – 11:00 and 11:15 – 11:45.
Stop by!

Sponsored by BlueShield of Northeastern NY

Community Table

Whispering Willows Wild Care

Children’s Activity

Get ready for the Fouth of July!
Create your own festive flag.

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farm:  Fresh never-frozen Black Angus beef. Fresh never-frozen Pasture raised Chicken. Berkshire pork. Fresh Eggs from our free roaming hens.

Mariaville Mushroom Men: The Mushroom Men now have Mushroom coffee. Fresh Oyster, Shiitake, Lions Mane and Cinnamon cap Chestnut Mushrooms. Also Teas and seasonings.

Maynard Farms:Declare your Independence from the same old choices! Visit the Farmer’s Market to choose from what’s new, fresh and locally grown! Maynard Farms’ flavorful and delicious fruit and veggies will light up your taste buds like fireworks on the Fourth of July. Planning on a patriotic themed meal this July Fourth? Red, White and Blueberries – Strawberries, Raspberries and Blueberries served with pound cake and fresh whipped cream – the ideal summer dessert – easy and delicious. Or is it Cherries you want? We’ll have Sweet Cherries and Tart Cherries – both are an explosion of flavor! Our juicy, flavorful Apricots are sure to please – if you decide to share! You can not get more American than a beautiful Apple – check out our impressive array of crisp, tasty apples. From sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Eaten out of hand or baked in a traditional all American Apple Pie, you cannot go wrong! Get your Garlic Scapes while you can! Tender and aromatic, but available for only a short time. Don’t miss out. The Snow and Snap Peas are tender and sweet! We’ll have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby Lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard. Our fresh pressed Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend and crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider. Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you – have a safe and Happy Fourth of July!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

The Schenectady Greenmarket is sponsored in part by BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

This is what’s fresh for June 17th 2018!

This is what’s fresh for June 17th 2018!

Support the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Join us on Thursday, June 28th for our
Summer Celebration!
5:30-7:30 pm
For tickets or more information:
Call Leesa Perazzo – (518) 334-1346

Buy Everything You Need for Father’s Day at the Greenmarket!

We’ve got everything you need for your BBQ this weekend! Stock up and make sure dad’s day is great!

Specials from our Vendors

Hope Valley Farm: We’ve got red & green lettuce, salad mix, beets, baby kale, swiss chard, rhubarb, proven winner annuals, herb plants, vegetable transplants, potted planters, perennials, pickled garlic scapes, garlic pesto and more!

Mariaville Farm: Fresh NEVER frozen Berkshire Pork, Fresh NEVER frozen Pasture raised Chicken. Black Angus beef. Fresh eggs from our free roaming hens.

Maynard Farms: Happy Father’s Day! Make a trip to the Farmer’s Market part of your Father’s Day weekend. Maynard Farms has lots of delicious strawberries to help make Dad’s day special. Fresh picked, sweet and juicy – straight from the bowl or in a homemade Strawberry Shortcake or in a decadent Strawberry Cream Cheese Pie – no better way to honor that special man in your life! The Snow and Snap Peas are just starting to come in – they are tender and sweet! We’ll have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby Lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard and Baby Spinach. Lots of crisp, tasty apples can also be found at Maynard Farms. From sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun, Gala and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our fresh pressed Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend and crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider. Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you!

Mosaics by Christine: Happy Father’s Day! Colorful mosaic gifts for Dad at the market this w/e…chess sets, tables, lazy Susans and skulls!

Nine Pin Cider: Looking for your summer sipper? Look no further!! We are so excited to Peach Tea cans are back!!

Puckers Gourmet: We have the perfect gift for dads and grads!!!
Come by this weekend for a fully stocked table of ferments!!!
Your sure to find something to please !!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

Music Schedule

10AM – 12PM
The Henry Fernandez Group

12PM – 2PM
Rusticator

Local Expert

BlueShield of Northeastern New York

Special Event at the Market!
There will be Yoga at the market with the Hot Yoga Spot in Albany!
Sessions will be 30 minutes and be held 10:30 – 11:00 and 11:15 – 11:45.
Stop by!

Sponsored by BlueShield of Northeastern NY

Children’s Activity

Capital Region West Indian Association will be hosting the table this week! Stop by to color flags of different West Indian and Caribbean countries. There will be word searches and facts about the countries! Learn how to play dominos and about different cultures that are right here in Schenectady!

What’s Fresh is brought to you in part by Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County
This is what’s fresh for June 10th 2018.

This is what’s fresh for June 10th 2018.

Support the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Join us on Thursday, June 28th for our Summer Celebration!

5:30-7:30 pm
For tickets or more information:
Call Leesa Perazzo – (518) 334-1346

Second Sunday Music Stage

Join us for a special music event this Sunday!
Schenectady Greenmarket welcomes:
Jeanine Ouderkirk

Local Expert

Schenectady City Council

Community Table

Schenectady Recycles

Children’s Activity

Pasta Jewlery

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farm: Fresh never frozen Pasture raised Chicken, $25.00 pork sampler packages. Black Angus beef, Reserve a fall grass fed lamb. Sign up for a meat or egg CSA and start saving $ right away.

Maynard Farms: The wait is over!! Maynard Farms Strawberries are ripe and ready for picking! European Folklore tells that if two people share a double strawberry, they’ll fall in love. Not sure if you’ll find your true love, or maybe you already have, but we know you’ll fall for our Strawberries!! Fresh, flavorful, fragrant and fabulous – what’s not to love? Come by the Farmer’s Market to see for yourself. We’ll also have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby Lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard and Baby Spinach. Lots of crisp, tasty apples can also be found at Maynard Farms. From sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun, Gala and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our farm fresh Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend, crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider and featured this week – GALA Apple Cider!! Sweet and delicious!! Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you!

Puckers Gourmet: The beats flew last weekend!! Our newest ferment – shredded beet fermented with black sesame, lavender and cinnamon will be at market this weekend!
Add this ferment to a salad for amazing crunch and flavor !!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

What’s Fresh is brought to you in part by Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County
This is What’s Fresh for June 3, 2018!

This is What’s Fresh for June 3, 2018!

Support the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Join us on Thursday, June 28th for our
Summer Celebration! 
5:30-7:30 pm
For tickets or more information:
Call Leesa Perazzo – (518) 334-1346

Music Schedule

10AM – 12PM
Bob Redmond12PM – 2PM
Ensemble Congeros

Local Expert

Ask the Co-Ops!
Stop by to chat with:
Electric City Food Co-op
Niskayuna Co-op
Honest Weight Food Co-op

Community Table

Local cookbook author
Alexandra Stafford
Bread Toast CrumbsRecipes for no-kneed loaves and meals to savor every slice!

Children’s Activity

Children drawing with mother

Join us for arts and crafts!

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farms: They are finally ready… our fresh pasture raised chicken! Also available: fresh eggs, black angus beef, and Berkshire pork.

Mariaville Mushroom Men: Fresh gourmet mushrooms, teas, seasonings and more. Come and get ’em!

Maynard Farms: It won’t be long now! The early summer crops are really coming along and will be ready before we know it! Strawberries, Snap Peas, Raspberries and then Blackberries. We can hardly wait! While the plants keep working their magic, visit Maynard Farms at the Farmer’s Markets this weekend. We’ll have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard, Baby Spinach and delicate Breakfast Radishes. We’ll also have lots of crisp, tasty apples to choose from – sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun, Gala, Jonagold and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Ida Red, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our farm fresh Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend, crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider and featured this week – GALA Apple Cider!! Sweet and delicious!! Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you!

Mosaics by Christine: We’re doing some spring cleaning. Come and check out my mosaic sale table this Sunday. There are also lots of mosaic lazy Susans, trivets, chess sets and a mosaic backgammon table.

Puckers Gourmet: Wait until you see this weekend’s line up! Beets, giardinera, full sours, and so much more! Stop by this weekend and experience just how good a pickle can be!

Taj Mahal Restaurant: Snack and Stroll the Green Market with our healthy “Veggie Pattie,” made with lentils and spinach unique source of protein. It is vegan and gluten-free.

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

 

What’s Fresh is brought to you in part by Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.

 

Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County.
What’s fresh for May 27th 2018

What’s fresh for May 27th 2018

Support the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Join us on Thursday, June 28th for our
Summer Celebration!
5:30-7:30 pm
For tickets or more information:
Call Leesa Perazzo – (518) 334-1346

Music Schedule

10am – 2pm
Running the River 

Community Table

Whispering Willow Wildcare
Come meet some of natures amazing creatures!

Children’s Activity

Join us and make your own owl to take home.

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farms: FRESH never frozen Black Angus beef.

Mariaville Mushroom Men: Are you looking for that extra special dish to perfect your Memorial Day dinner? The Mariaville Mushroom Men have the perfect ingredients for your meal. Wow your guest with vegetarian Lions Mane crab cakes, dry fry up some Poppinos (which taste like bacon), make some Oyster mushroom chips, or roast up our bold and nutty Cinnamon Caps with mixed vegetables. No matter what flavor you are looking for, we have you covered with the freshest and most unique mushrooms you can find. AND we have lots of suggestions on the perfect way to cook all our mushrooms.

Maynard Farms: We may have grown tired of the rain, but the cool, cloudy days have been ideal for planting the vegetable fields. Thanks to our hearty crew who braved the weather to get the job done. As we share Memorial Day weekend with our families and friends, we’ll hope for some sun! Our greenhouse is full of baby kale, lettuce, swiss chard, spinach and tender radishes ready for markets this weekend. Come by Maynard Farms for some crisp, tasty apples. Lots to choose from – sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun, Gala, Jonagold, Cortland, Wine Crisp and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Ida Red, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our farm fresh Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional blend, crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider and featured this week – GALA Apple Cider!! Sweet and delicious!! Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you!

Nine Pine Cider:  We just did our final canning day for Cidre Rosé. Make sure to grab some because that’s it!

Puckers Gourmet: What better to add to your holiday picnic than a jar of puckers ferments!  We have dilly sweets for that burger, Pak Dong for that sandwich! How about a nyc 1/2 sour pickle for some serious crunch?!
Swing by this weekend and experience just how good a pickle can be!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

What’s Fresh is brought to you in part by Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County

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