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Lisa Allmendinger on April 4th, 2014

Be sure to mark your calendars now for the Yellow Door event on April 26 to benefit the Chelsea Farmers Market. The fundraiser will take place at Smokehouse 52 BBQ from 9-11 a.m. Enjoy locally sourced food, from our Farmers Market vendors, that has been crafted by Chef Warren of Smokehouse 52 BBQ. And, the [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 25th, 2014

Celebrate National Ag Day today, March 25, at the Chelsea Wellness Center from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wade Pregitzer of Pregitzer Farm Market, LLC will be on hand to explain Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). Briefly, here’s what a CSA is. At the beginning of the growing season members pay for a subscription to the [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 21st, 2014

By Lisa Carolin When vendors for the upcoming Chelsea Farmers’ Markets gathered for an orientation meeting this week, thoughts of the outside marketplace seemed far away. But it’s not. On May 3, in about six weeks, the Chelsea Farmers’ Market kicks off its 2014 season Saturdays from 8 a.m.- noon. The biggest change customers can [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 20th, 2014

The popular Saturday Chelsea Farmers’ Market, which for the last few years was held in the library lot, will this year open on May 3 in the Palmer parking lot. The change in venue was unanimously approved by the Chelsea City Council on Monday, Feb. 17. The Saturday market season is from May 3-Oct. 25, [...]

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Have you checked out the monthly Bushel Basket winter farmers’ market inside Chelsea Community Hospital? The market takes place inside the cafeteria on Thursday, Feb. 20, then on Thursday, March 20 and Thursday, April 10 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Here are the vendors expected to be there. Stonehearth Breads and Bakery:  Preservative free [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 28th, 2013

On Monday, Jan. 6 from 1:30-4:30 p.m., the Chelsea District Library will host a navigator for the president’s new health reform Affordable Care Act 1:1 on the second floor of the library. If you need assistance applying for health insurance using the Health Insurance Marketplace, Regional Lead Navigator Danielle Carpenter from the Center for Family [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 27th, 2013

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Sara Wedell, head of adult services, for this information.) Are you looking for a good book to read during the holidays? Here is a list of some of the favorite reads of 2013 from the staff of Chelsea District Library. They were asked, “What’s the best book you read [...]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Ashley Miller Helmholdt for the information in this story.) There will be a special holiday winter farmers’ market at Chelsea Community Hospital on Thursday, Dec. 19 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Click here to see what you’ll find there.

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 21st, 2013

The Winter Bushel Basket Market will take place Thursday, Nov. 21 from 11-3 p.m. and feature seven vendors. The market takes place at Chelsea Community Hospital cafeteria. Here are the vendors who will be there: Golden Fleece Farm:  Eggs, bacon, pork, hamburgers and more – all grass-fed meat Stonehearth Breads and Bakery:  Preservative free breads, [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 7th, 2013

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Ashley Miller Helmholdt for the information in this story.) There’s a new Thursday Bushel Basket Winter Farmers’ Market in town and it begins today. The indoor market will take place from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Chelsea Community Hospital cafeteria. Vendors expected to be at the new market are: [...]

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