Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Three-Peas & Cheese Please

ChiknEGG's My Courthouse Market is moving INDOORS for the winter.  We're open 3-7pm every Wednesday at the Goochland Family YMCA.

Click HERE for a recipe
for Three-Pea Salad
THE SEASON IS HEATING UP!  The sunshine and warm nights are waking up the plants - finally!  Come join us outside on the lawn this week at the market, where you'll find delicious fresh greens, local eggs, sausages, baked goods, jams and jellies, soaps and MORE! COME EARLY FOR GREENS AND EGGS! We're open 3:00-7:00PM outside on the grounds of the Goochland Family YMCA.  Our regular season starts back up on Wednesday, May 7th.

MY MANAKIN MARKET
My Manakin Market opens NEXT week, Saturday, May 3rd. Get ready to rock the house with Andy Vaughan & The Driveline!  Andy and his crew just played our Earth Day gig last week out at the Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery, and they were awesome!  Come join us for Opening Day!  Stay tuned for more info next week...
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UPCOMING CLASSES!
ChiknEGG's Cook 'N Nook is a commercial kitchen for rent by the hour/
Commercial Kitchen Space 4 Rent!

Classes are filling up quickly at the Cook 'N Nook, so make sure to register soon to secure your spot! Click here to register.

By popular demand, The Local Agrarian will be demonstrating techniques for cooking fresh fish on Monday, April 18th from 6:30-8:30.  Don't be afraid!
Cheese Classes fill quickly,
so sign up NOW!

Sharon Munyak, of Hobby Hill Farm Fresh LLC, will lead us in learning the ropes of making fresh Ricotta and Mozzarella cheese using cow's milk on Sunday, May 4th from 4:30-6:00pm.

All classes are hands-on and class sizes are limited to 10, so sign up early to ensure a spot! Classes are held at ChiknEGG's Cook 'N Nook Kitchen in Goochland.  Click HERE for additional information or to register.

If you are interested in renting the kitchen facility by the hour, visit the Cook 'N Nook website or our Facebook page for details, or email the Kitchen Manager.

Find your favorite vendors on our 
Interactive Market Map!
INTERACTIVE MARKET TOOLS
Check out our Interactive Market Map! Visit a list of our vendors by clicking HERE. If you click on the +/- sign, all the vendor info displays with click through links. Looking for a specific product? Click here to find who has it!. We are located at 1800 Dickinson Road in Goochland Courthouse, INSIDE the Goochland Family YMCA. For more information and a Google Map, click HERE.

SNAP PROGRAM
SNAP/EBT (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program).  SNAP can be used for foods for you and your household to eat, such as:  breads and cereals; fruits and vegetables; meats, fish and poultry; and dairy products.  For information on applying for SNAP benefits, call 1-800-221-5689.
Proud USDA SNAP Participant!
Did you know that we accept SNAP/EBT (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) at My Courthouse Market?  SNAP can be used for foods for you and your household to eat, such as: breads and cereals; fruits and vegetables; meats, fish and poultry; and dairy products. It's easy to use SNAP at the market...simply swipe your SNAP card at the ChiknEGG booth and we'll give you SNAP tokens to use.  Each SNAP token is worth One Dollar (no change can be given). For information on applying for SNAP benefits, call 1-800-221-5689.

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?
CLICK to view Volunteer Opportunities - VolunteerSpotWe're using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming activities at both of ChiknEGG's farmers markets.

Please sign up for either My Manakin Market or My Courthouse Market - here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click on either of the above links or this link to go to our invitation page. 
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!
Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.
See you at the market!

Lisa Dearden
Market Manager
804-314-9141

Michele Wright (The Local Agrarian)
Assistant Market Manager
757-794-0511

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