Multiple Days: 09/22/2012, 10/27/2012Location: Howe Meadow Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Boston Store Visitor Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 800-257-9477
Saturdays, September 22 and October 27
In celebration of the Year of Local Food, Park Ranger Rebecca Jones visits the Countryside Farmers' Market to explore some common fruits or vegetables found at the market. Learn what fruit kept the first Boston squatters alive. Discover what root vegetable helped shape America as a nation, bringing thousands of immigrants. Pick up a tasty recipe or sample something new. Howe Meadow, 9 a.m. - noon.