The Wilmington Island Farmers' Market will hold a donation drive for Tybee Island residents and business owners who are still trying to rebuild following Hurricane Irma. Items being collected include
The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market will hold a donation drive for Tybee Island residents and business owners who are still trying to rebuild following Hurricane Irma. Items being collected include non-perishable food, paper products and any store gift cards valued at $25 or less. The market will operate on a normal schedule and offer its customary variety of delicious food, including gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches from The Big Cheese food truck, and handcrafted items for purchase from local vendors. On the main stage, New Yoga Now will offer a family yoga class, and later in the day, children can take part in the kick off of our new series: Fall into Kids Cooking. The popular Chubby Cheeks Body Art artists will be back for more face painting fun, and the Wilmington Island Presbyterian Preschool will visit the market for story time. Plenty of parking is available on-site. This event is free and open to the public.
– Donations: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
– Family Fun Yoga with New Yoga Now: 9:30 – 10 a.m.
– Story Time with the Wilmington Island Presbyterian Preschool: 10 – 10:30 a.m.
– Fall into Kids Cooking: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
ABOUT THE WILMINGTON ISLAND FARMERS’ MARKET:
The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market (WIFM) is a nonprofit organization that provides Wilmington Island and adjacent islands’ residents with locally grown produce, baked goods, natural skincare solutions and a variety of artisan creations. Since its establishment in 2012, the WIFM has grown and impacted the community through partnerships with local businesses and other nonprofit organizations. WIFM is a beloved seasonal favorite and a go-to family outing for the wholesome fun it offers against the backdrop of the beautiful Whitemarsh and Wilmington Islands. For more information, visit wifarmersmarket.org.