Farmers market hosts Healthy Kids and Families Day


The Beaverton Farmers Market will host a Healthy Kids and Families Day on Saturday as it highlights some of the vendors who create nourishing and satisfying snack foods.

Shoppers can look for everything from Hammer and Tuffy’s Hand Roasted Granola and MaggieBell Naturals “Crazy Good Snacks” to the Pacific Northwest Kale Chips, as well as a variety of other tempting options to choose from. Some of the other top picks include: Not Just Another Seed Bar, The Better Bean Company, Souper Natural, The Hummus Stop and Gloria’s Secret Tamales.

Other family activities throughout the day include a cooking demonstration by David Jeppesen of Kaiser Permanente; presentations by Vickey Foster of TMCA, April Joy Brown of Campfire Columbia, Tiffany Belser of the American Lung Association and Dr. Andrew Murison of Beaverton Family Medicine; as well as a big, sneezing nose with Tamara Peterson, who will provide cold prevention tips.

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