Greenbelt in 2012

A photo blog about Greenbelt, Maryland in its 75th anniversary year

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Last Day at the Greenbelt Farmers Market

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November 18

There will be a holiday market on December 16, but the last day of the Greenbelt Farmers Market’s regular season was on November 18, the Sunday before Thanksgiving.

Market master Nancy Solomon writes down today’s happenings on the blackboard: “Morris dancers, chef demo–noon, master gardeners, Mystic Water, Eco-Armour…”

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November 19, 2012 at 6:00 am

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Greenbelt Farmers Market: Another Visit

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July 8

On May 13, I visited the Greenbelt Farmers Market on its opening day. At that time, strawberries were in season. On July 8, I visited the market again, and this time cantaloupes and honeydews were freshly picked. On this day there was also a special visitor–Proteus Bicycles from College Park.

Proteus Bicycles on Route 1 in College Park is the closest full-service bike shop to Greenbelt. The shop has been operating at their location for 40 years and has a loyal following in the region.

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Written by eric

July 16, 2012 at 8:00 am

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