Its That Time Of The Year! Local Food Week is June 4th- June 10th!

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Author: Danielle Carrod

Posted: May 30, 2017

Categories: Events / GoodFoodBites

Here are some local Farmers Markets and other events around Ontario during Local Food Week!

Engage with your community and obtain the freshest produce from the farmers themselves. Check out Farmers Market Ontario for more information on farmer’s markets across Ontario.

Nathan Philips Square Farmers Markets

Location: City Hall

Date: Starting from May 31, 2017, to October 18, 2017

Time: Wednesday: 8:00am – 2:00pm

P.S: There will be no market on June 21, 28 and July 5 due to Canada150 activities.


Niagara Falls Farmers Market

Location: 5943 Sylvia Pl, Niagara Falls, ON 

Time: Saturdays from 6 AM – 12 Noon


Mountjoy Farmers’ Market 

Location: 814 Park Ave, Timmins, ON P4N 8J9

Date: Saturday until mid-October

Time: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.


Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Beekeeping #2

To bee or not to bee – Shakespeare

Are you interested in learning about the process of beekeeping or just curious about these creatures? Haute Goat Farm will be hosting an introduction to beekeeping workshop in Port Hope on June 9th! For more information, check out Visit Port Hope events page.

Location: 1166 5th Line, Port Hope.

Time & Date: Friday, June 9th at 10:00 am

Fee: $45.00 CDN Book 3 or more workshops and get a 10% discount on all of them.

Contact information for booking your spot!

Name: Debbie Nightingale

Business number:  416-402-8144



Additional events around Ontario during Local Food Week! 

Plant a Forest 

Boom, County of Wellington’s Green Legacy Program is planting tree’s to make our forests come back to life. Come on down and plant a tree- or maybe three. Come out and make a difference in this world! For more details, check out Ignatius Jesuit Centre

Date: Sat Jun 10, 2017

Time:  10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: Ignatius Old-Growth Forest lands. Cross Creek Blvd. trail entrance – by community mailboxes
Guelph-Eramos. Check out the google map on their website. 


What is the future of our environment World Environment Day Event   

Waterloo Region Blue Dot Team wants to reconnect you back with the environment in recognition of World Environment Day. Listen to some wise stories and help change our ecosystem, so we can live healthier lives. There will be games, entertainment, activities for kids and refreshments. Don’t be mean and go green. This event is free of charge. For further details, check out there website here!

Location: Kitchener City Hall – Rotunda, 200 King Street West Kitchener

Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT