Natividad Medical Center Certified Farmers' Market every Wednesday From 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 22nd Is All About Kids!
SALINAS, CA– Natividad Medical Center offers a Certified Farmers' Market every Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The Farmers’ Market is located at 1441 Constitution Blvd., outside of building 200-Out Patient Services and is part of Natividad Medical Center’s ongoing commitment to promote wellness and healthy eating among Natividad Medical Center’s staff, patients and their families.
Join us Wednesday, August 22nd when it is all about kids! There will be a cooking workshop from Jeffery’s in Carmel teaching how to make healthy and nutritious kid friendly foods that kids will love! The workshops will begin at 12:00 p.m. outside of building 200 – Outpatient Services.
In addition, to a fun cooking workshop, Jose Ortiz and kids from Hijo Del Sol Arts will be on site from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. to do face painting (water soluble paint) and tissue paper flower making. Jose G. Ortiz is a famous local muralist, illustrator, painter, and sculptor. He is the visual art director for the Alisal Center for the Fine Arts, which provides arts instruction and arts programming to East Salinas. He received the Benefactor of the Arts Award from the Cultural Council of Monterey County in 1995 and was a Distinguished Fellow for California State University Monterey Bay in 2000.
At Natividad Medical Center’s Certified Farmers’ Market run by Everyone’s Harvest, shoppers will find fresh quality fruits and vegetables (many certified organic), beautiful flowers, live plants, and unique gifts from small-scale family farmers and local independent businesses. By shopping at Natividad Medical Center’s California Certified Farmers’ Market you are supporting local California growers.
For more information on Natividad Medical Center Certified Farmer’s’Market contact :
Contact: Chris Loecher, Event Manager
Cell Tel: 831-917-8902
Contact: Iris Peppard, Executive Director
Tel: (831) 384-6961
Fax: (831) 582-9546
For information on Natividad Medical Center contact Marci Bracco (831) 747-7455.
About Natividad Medical Center
Natividad Medical Center is a Monterey County owned and operated 172 bed acute care hospital providing health care services to the people of the county for more than 125 years. Natividad Medical Center offers inpatient, outpatient, emergency, diagnostic and specialty medical care. NMC provides more than 33,000 patient days each year and more than 42,000 emergency department visits per year. NMC is ranked #1 in newborn deliveries in Monterey County. Natividad is the only teaching hospital on the Central Coast, through its affiliation with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). With a medical staff of more than 250 physicians, Natividad’s mission is to continually improve the health status of the people of Monterey County through access to affordable, high-quality health care services. Natividad is based in Salinas, California. For more information, please call 831-755-4111 or visit www.natividad.com.