Scott Spiker
Press Release

Parkside Community Market set for Saturday in the Garden District

Produce, coffee, scones and other baked goods, honey, and arts and crafts will be featured at the market.

By - Sep 13th, 2019 06:06 pm

Milwaukee Parkside School for the Arts will host a community market TOMORROW –Saturday, September 14 at the Garden District Community Space at S. 6th and W. Norwich St., Alderman Scott Spiker said.

Parkside’s Community Market will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Produce, coffee, scones and other baked goods, honey, and arts and crafts will be featured at the
market. Two 30 x 70 foot hoop houses are located adjacent to the area where the market will be set up.

With help from Parkside’s ag program coordinator Erin Dentice, Parkside students grow vegetables and
fruit in the hoop houses.

Alderman Spiker said Saturday’s community market will feature activities for children (in
partnership with the Bay View Community Center) and sensory-friendly yoga at 10 a.m. for families.

“I encourage everyone to stop by tomorrow and see what the Parkside Community Market is all
about,” the alderman said.

Proceeds will benefit the vendors and the Parkside ag program.

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