How to shop the farmers market with your kids

Does taking your kids to the farmers market sound fun or daunting? It can be a whole lot of fun and a really great teaching/learning opportunity. We are so excited to be offering a special Market Tour and Chef Demo for you and your littles THIS Saturday, September 24th!


Join Morgan Ovitsky and her son Austin at 11:30am for a tour we like to call, “How to shop the farmers market with your kids!”

Morgan Ovitsky is a certified natural foods chef and nutrition educator who is currently working as the project coordinator of Be Well Berkshires, a program from the Department of Public Health. Formally Morgan worked for The Nutrition Center as the lead teacher of the community cooking classes and Food Adventures program, and as the head of nutrition at the New Age Health Spa in Neversink, NY. She is passionate about teaching people to cook and believes that if you know how to cook, you are in complete control of your health. She believes that cooking and eating healthy food can and should be a big part of everyone’s life.


Join Anna Gershenson all day at the market for cooking tips and tricks and samples!

Anna Gershenson is a gourmet caterer, educator and food consultant. Her career as a professional cook and instructor spans more than 25 years and she has married her passion for nutrition, whole foods and healthy eating with her experience as a gourmet cook.

* This tour and demo are made possible with funding from New England Grassroots Environment Fund.