Our annual Peach Party featuring our Perfect Peach Pie Baking Contest sponsored by the New Jersey Peach Promotion Council is here!
Bakers, bring your registration form, peach pie or cobbler, and printout of your original recipeto the Greenutley tent from 8am to 10am. Judging begins at 11am and samples will be served! The winner of our contest will go on to compete for a $300 prize in a final round of judging by the Peach Promotion Council (date and location to be announced).
Looking ahead: Gardeners, mark your calendars for our annual Biggest Tomato & Zucchini Conteston Aug 11!
Aug 4 kicks off National Farmers Market Week to celebrate all of the value that farmers markets bring to our communities. Pick up your “I Heart Farmers Markets” temporary tattoo at the Greenutley tent and enter the #lovemymarketInstagram photo contest.
Join us this week for our Market Walk & Talk...meet at the Market at 8:15am to step off at 8:30am for a scenic 3-mile loop. See you there or RSVP on Meetup. Our "Sustainability Sundays”topic is Backyard Wildlife Habitat. Check out last week's on Why Stop Idling.
Shop weekly with Asprocolas Acres, Buon Antipasto, Empanada Lady, Gourmet Nuts & Dried Fruit, Hidden Valley Farm, Hoboken Farms, Layton Florals, Pickles Olives Etc., Treelicioius Orchards, and Truffalla. This week's featured vendors are Mexi Boys, Pallotta Hot Sauce, and Somers 27 Soap Co. (peach soap!).
Enjoy musical guest The Almost Original Swampgrass Jug Band, and stop by to chat with the Nutley Public Library about their excellent collection of materials, inter-library loan system BCCLS, special events, and the many other wonderful services they provide to our community.
Each week, we invite donations of non-perishables such as hot and cold cereals, nut butters, and jelly for the Nutley Family Service Bureau Food Pantry. Next week, we also welcome your donations of fresh produce (Aug 11, Aug 25, Sep 8, Sep 22, Oct 6, Oct 20).
See you at the Market!
Mayor Joseph Scarpelli and Greenutley
P.S. Looking to make your day even greener? Try biking or walking to the Market!