- June 10th, 2009
This outdoors market will feature two educational booths to promote the environment and wellness through Activate Elgin and ECN & ECCO. There will also be a food vendor booth and two sponsor tents to highlight the main sponsor, Alexian Brothers Hospital Network. Supporting sponsors include Chiro One Wellness Centers, Lifetime Health and Wellness Inc. and Rominski Active Healthcare.
On opening day, customers can get a free Market Tote bag with a Harvest Market purchase. There will also be a $1 raffle for a Bears Tailgate BBQ set. In addition to prizes, visitors can also participate in the scheduled activities throughout the day. From 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., the Chicago Bandits will have a “Veggie Pitch” where you can toss veggies with your favorite players. At noon, join Virginia Lopez in a cooking demonstration and learn how to make Veggie Kabobs at Activate Elgin’s booth. From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. there will be free compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) and Elgin Public Museum will have soil samples and eco-systems at ECCO/ECN’s booth. From 2 p.m. until 3 p.m., take part in one of the “Rediscover Downtown Elgin Tours.”
This is just one of the many local events you can enjoy as a resident of the Highland Woods community.