The St. Clair County “Pell City” Farmers Market opens Wednesday, June 6th from 2–5:30 p.m. and is located on Hwy 231 North, just past the Pell City Post Office, in gravel parking lot in front of Mary’s Mini Warehouses. It will be open EVERY Wednesday from 2–5:30 p.m. until August 29th. Here is what you will find at the Market this year:
¨ Locally grown produce & honey
¨ Farmers Market Nutrition Voucher Program Redemption Site
¨ Weekly Drawings
¨ Special Event Days
¨ Cooperative Extension publications, cooking demos, pressure canner testing, gardening info, and much more
This is one of only 2 state-sanctioned Farmers Markets in St. Clair County. The other one is in Steele.
To find out what will be available at the Market each week, be sure to “like” our Facebook page, St. Clair County “Pell City” Farmers Market.
Mr. Worth Barham is the Farmers Market Manager this year.
A Backyard Berries Lunch and Learn will be held on Tuesday, June 26th from 12-1 p.m. at the Pell City 19th Street Recreation Hall. Admission is FREE! We will be discussing blueberries, blackberries, pruning, management, etc…
Bring a lunch and bring a friend! Soft drinks will be provided. To adequately prepare, please contact the St. Clair County Extension Office at 205-338-9416 to register or for more information.
Have you always wanted to become a Master Gardener? Well, now’s your chance! Don’t miss out on our upcoming class which will be held every Wednesday at the Extension Office beginning August 29th—November 14th from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. We are only able to offer this course once every 2 years.
You must complete & submit an application to be considered for the class. This form can be accessed online at http://www.aces.edu/pubs/docs/A/ANR-1155/ANR-1155.pdf or we will be glad to email or mail you a copy. For more information, please contact the St. Clair County Extension Office at 205-338-9416.
Registration fee is $125 but is not required until closer to class time! Happy Gardening!
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