82nd Street, St. Stephen's Greenmarket

82nd Street between 1st and York Avenues [map]
Open Saturdays, year-round
Market Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

GrowNYC's Textile Recycling: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
GrowNYC's Compost Collection: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Upper Green Side Recycling Collection: 9:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Batteries, Britta Filters, Cords, Corks, CD/DVDs, Jewel Cases, Cellphones, and Cartridges accepted.

Cash, EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, WIC Vegetable & Fruit checks & FMNP coupons accepted. 

On Saturdays year-round, a dedicated following of shoppers flock to the 82nd Street Greenmarket which wraps from a sidewalk into a church courtyard on the Upper East Side.  A full range of products including fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheese, locally caught fish, chicken, goat meat and grass fed beef fill regular shoppers' bags week after week. Active community partners The Upper Greenside and St Stephen's Church contribute environmental and recycling information and activities, volunteers, and promotional support to help Greenmarket create a thriving market in this neighborhood.
 

Calendar of Events

Community activities, cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges will add to the diverse nature of this market.

Dana Jacobi Cooking Demo and Cookbook Signing
Saturday, June 11th
10:30am to 12:30pm

Neighborhood resident and cookbook author, Dana Jacobi will be at the market doing a healthy cooking demo and signing and selling her newest book “The Power Greens Cookbook”. 

Shred-A-Thon
Saturday, June 11th
11am to 2pm

Our community partner Upper Green Side will be hosting a shred-a-thon on the street near the compost tent. Bring all your out-of-date documents, letters and other papers and watch them get shredded to bits. 

Cooking with Kallos
Saturday, June 25th
10am to 11:30am

City Council Member Ben Kallos will be at the market showing off his cooking skills and talking to constituents.

Farmers

Attending Year Round
Alewife Farm Specialty produce from Dutchess County, NY (will return beginning of April)
American Pride Seafood Wild caught seafood from Suffolk County, NY
Back to the Future Farm/Ole Mother Hubbert Milk (whole and chocolate), eggs, chicken, yogurt and cheese from Orange County, NY
Ballard's Honey Honey from Delaware County, NY
Bread Alone Breads & pastries from Ulster County, NY
Gajeski Produce Vegetables from Suffolk County, NY
Rising Sun Beef Grass-fed Angus beef  and pork from Washington County, NY
Samascott Orchards Apples, cherries, strawberries, peaches and cider from Columbia County, NY

Attending Winter Only
Consider Bardwell Farm Goat milk cheeses from Rutland County, VT

Attending Growing Season Only
Cherry Lane Farms of Roadstown Vegetables from Cumberland County, NJ
Sikking Farms Fresh cut flowers from Atlantic County, NJ
Valley Shepherd Creamery Sheep cheese, yogurt and gelato from Morris County, NJ

Manager

Guramrit Khalsa's life is powered by her passion for the well-being of others. She is thrilled to be part of the Greenmarket as a Market Manager. She is a Holistic Health Counselor and Soul Nourishment Coach, certified by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University with a B.S. in Magazine Journalism. Guramrit’s work with clients focuses on developing a loving relationship with food and establishing a nourishing self-care practice through lasting lifestyle changes. You can learn more about Guramrit on her website guramritkhalsa.com. 

 

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