Mercer Island Farmers Market: What’s Happening Sunday, 7/1

Sunday, July 1st, the Mercer Island Farmers Market (MIFM)* theme will be A Healthy, Fit You. Dr. Susan Kleiner (PhD, RD, FACN,CNS, FISSN) is a dynamic, health-oriented speaker. She will be on hand to discuss the topic “Daily Fruits and Vegetables for a Healthy Fit You”. Her visit to MIFM is sponsored by the Mercer Island Community Fund.

The sampling and tasting theme on the 1st will be berries. This week’s market music will be provided by Jazz Connection according to the Music Line Up. Yesterday’s post on Mercer Island Farmers Market blog also mentions musical stylings provided by Eddie Bonds. Children’s Table theme on Sunday will be Fun with Dandelions.

FYI: MIYFS is hosting a Pie and Dessert Bake Off at July 8th MIFM. To participate, you must complete an entry form for each item you will be baking and submit it by July 6th. You can drop the form(s) off, or mail them, to Mercer Island Youth and Family Services office at the Luther Burbank Administration Building, 2040 84th Ave SE Mercer Island, WA 98040. Complete contest rules are here.

*MIFM is located at Mercerdale Park.