Wagner Farm Farmer's Market

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Historic Wagner Farm

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Love to eat healthy? Want to support 'Buying Local'? Do you want first pick of the fabulous produce, meats, cheeses and flowers at the Glenview Farmer's Market? Want to learn more about sustainable agriculture? Come volunteer at the market and you can do all that and more! The Glenview Farmers' Market at Historic Wagner Farm is looking for energetic volunteers to help out on occasional Saturday mornings, mid-June through mid-October. Volunteers are asked to commit to at least five Saturdays in a season.

Volunteers help with:
**set up and take down
**information booth
**crossing guard
**green table
**general market help
**stock and sell produce at the market truck

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About Historic Wagner Farm

Location:

1510 Wagner Rd., Glenview, IL 60025, US

Mission Statement

To promote an educational and memorable experience through programs and site visits that ignite the imagination, inspire our visitors, and preserve our local agricultural history.

Description

Historic Wagner Farm is one of the last working dairy farms in Cook County and is open to the public for recreation and learning. The farm provides a unique opportunity for families to learn about our farming heritage and experience first hand "the way things used to be."

In addition to the cows in the pasture, Wagner Farm has chickens, draft horses, and pigs as well as a restored farmhouse and barn and the award-winning Wagner Farm Heritage Center. The Heritage Center contains interactive exhibits where you can learn about farming from the early 20th century through the present, "shop through history" at our 1930s Grocery Store or purchase a souvenir of your visit from our Museum Store.

Historic Wagner Farm offers public visitation hours, educational programs for all ages, and special events throughout the year as well as seasonal sales of farm products.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1510 Wagner RdGlenviewGlenview, IL 60025

(42.08219,-87.78136)
 

SKILLS

  • Gardening

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • 2 shifts, first shift from 7am-10am and the second shift 9:30am-12:30pm
  • be able to stand and be outside throughout the shift. able to lift tables.

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