MARKET HOURS 
Every Wednesday afternoon from 2:00 - 6:00 pm on Hwy 90, Luling 
Every Saturday morning from 8:00 am - 12:00 noon at Ormond Plantation, Destrehan 
Unless otherwise noted

Below are the dates for special events.

Do you have an idea for a Market event?  We want to know!  E-mail us HERE!

JANUARY 2016
Sat 9
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Sat 16
 Live Music by Blanch Newsome, St. Charles Parish Library Display
Wed 20
 Live Music by Blanch Newsome, St. Charles Parish Library Display
Sat 23
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Wed 27
Live Music by Blanch Newsome, Craft Vendors

FEBRUARY 2016
Wed. 3
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Sat 6 
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Sat 13
Live Music by Blanch Newsome, Craft Vendors, St. Charles Parish Library Display
Wed. 17
Live Music by Blanch, St.Charles Parish Library Display
Sat. 20
Live Music by Blanch
Sat. 27
Live Music by Blanch Newsome, BunnAgain Rabbit Rescue featuring on-site education, petting station and rabbit adoption

MARCH 2016
Sat 5
 Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Wed. 9 
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Wed. 16
St. Charles Parish Library Display
Sat 19
Easter Bunny, "Growing the Greens” Celebration featuring an Irish blessing, distribution of blessed “Grow Your Own Luck” clover seed packets, Craft Vendors, SCP Library Display, Music by Blanch Newsome, LSU Ag Center Master Gardener Advice Station, and BunnAgain Rabbit Rescue on-site education, petting station and rabbit adoption
Wed 23
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
Sat 26
Irish-themed cooking demo by Chef Blaine Guillot of St. Charles Parish Hospital, Craft Vendors, Easter Bunny, Live Music by Blanch Newsome, Book Signing by Smiley Anders, The New Orleans Advocate columnist and author of A Laughing Matter and Best of Smiley), representatives from the American Cancer Society will be on hand to distribute educational information and to sign up teams for the September 17, 2016 St. Charles Parish Relay for Life event, BunnAgain Rabbit Rescue on-site education, petting station and rabbit adoption
Wed. 30
Representatives from the American Cancer Society will be on hand to distribute educational information and to sign up teams for the September 17, 2016 St. Charles Parish Relay for Life event, Crafts Vendors

APRIL 2016
Sat 2
LSU Ag Center Master Gardeners, BunnAgain Information with live Bunnies
Sat 9
Crafts, St. Charles Parish Library Display
Sat 13
SCP Library Display & Info

MAY 2016
Sat 7
LSU Ag Center Master Gardeners
Sat 14
Crafts, Vegetable Growing Contest Sign-Up, St. Charles Parish Library Display
Wed 18
SCP Library
Wed 25
POP UP MARKET at 1313 Paul Maillard Road in the Winnwood Shopping Center from 2:00 - 6:00 as part of the Paul Maillard Community Development Corporation in partnership with the GCFM and LSU AgCenter.  Plant Swap takes place at 3:30 (register by 3) - plants should be well established and in half gallon or larger containers.  Provide name of plant and simple care instructions.
(Note that there will be no Market at our Hwy 90 location on this day only.)

JUNE 2016
Sat 4
Plant Swap
Wed 15
SCP Library Display
Sat 18 - 13th Anniversary Celebration
Fish Tagging Program Demo by LA Wildlife and Fisheries aquatic volunteer instructors, 
Don Montgomery and Charlie Bush
Gesunde Kinder Children's Planting Project and Kinder Bucks Program
LSU AgCenter Home Vegetable Growing Contest at 10:00am
Cooking Demo with Chef Richard Kiral of Ormond Plantation at 10:30am
Local Wood Carvers Demo and Display
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale
GCFM Market Manager farewell to Blaine and welcome to Heath
Anniversary proclamation and cake cutting
Annual Patron Survey kickoff

JULY 2016
Sat 9
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale
Wed 13
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale

AUG 2016
Sat 13
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale
Wed 17
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale

SEPT 2016
Sat 3
LSU AgCenter Master Gardener Advice Station
Sat 10
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale
Sat 14
St. Charles Parish Library Display and Used Book Sale