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 Food Scrap Composting: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Upper Green Side Recycling Collection: 9:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Batteries, Cords, Corks, CD/DVDs, Jewel Cases, Cellphones, and Cartridges accepted.

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

Health Bucks are available year-round! EBT users -- for every $5 spent in EBT, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.

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.

Shred-A-Thon
March 11th, 10am-2pm

Get a headstart on your Spring cleaning by bringing your old documents to be shredded! This free event allows you to safely and securely shred personal documents, junk mail, bills, and more. Cardboard, plastic-handled shopping pags, and hardcover books are not accepted, and all paper clips and plastic or metal bindings must be removed. 

Greenmarket Regional Grains Project
Sunday, March 25th

Visit the market and stock up on your favorite local grains! The Greenmarket Grainstand is dropping in to the market for the day selling regionally grown whole grains and flours. 

Farmers

Attending Year Round
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
Hudson Valley Duck Farm Heritage breed ducks and duck products from Sullivan 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
Hawthorne Valley Farm Certified organic and biodynamic produce, meat, dairy, baked goods, and lacto-fermented vegetables from Columbia County, NY
Nolasco’s Farm Vegetables, Mexican specialty produce, and herbs from Warren County, NJ

Attending Growing Season Only
Alewife Farm Specialty produce from Dutchess County, NY
Cherry Lane Farms of Roadstown Vegetables from Cumberland County, NJ
Green Pastures Farm Shiitake mushrooms from Morris 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. 

 

Dr. Kathleen Merrigan visits GrowNYC's Project Farmhouse to discuss the evolution of food law and policy. 

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