The Open Air Market of Stockbridge would like to thank from the bottom of our bushel baskets everyone who helped make 2016 such a successful 6th year of our local market. To: Paul Risner and Stockbridge Township for the use of the Town Square, Stockbridge Downtown Development Authority for their part sponsorship, and SAESA for the use of storage space in the ambulance bay. We could not do this without all of you. We appreciate our Board of Directors Campbell and Frances Laird, Janine Falk, Norma Beemer, Jo Mayer and Alicia Sutfin, our accountant Erika Mierzwa and our Market Manager Suzi Greenway.
Our “Friends of the Market” who help with signs or assistance during the market are Ron Hodder, Dave & Cinnie Avery, Mary & Jeff Caskey, Chuck & Joan Bumpus, Greg Uihlein, Mary & Dan Wilson, Richard Mullins and the best worker of all, LUCAS. We thank 5 Healthy Towns Foundation, Main Street Printing, Wild Sanitation, Teresa Miller and Agile T Marketing, Jo Mayer and Stockbridge Community Education, Stockbridge Community Outreach for the Market Bucks program, Paul Crandall and CADL for the fabulous Market Music and First Presbyterian Church of Stockbridge for our winter markets.
With the utmost gratitude, we thank and appreciate our wonderful vendors of this season: Austin Family Fear Not Farm, John & Norma Beemer of Farm Ventures, Bellairs Fiber Farm, Denise Braybrooke with Samuel’s Soaps and Candles, Corrine Carpenter of Break o’ Day Farm, Lew’s Farm Market, Esther Kapp Bakery, Harold Kemler and Son in Law Products, Suzi Greenway with Breadzilla breads & pies and Souper Suzi, Armory Bike Union in Jackson, Great Lakes Baker Joey Lentine, baskets and baked goods by Kathleen & Angela Mullins, Wade & Jill with Pregitzer Farms, Acrylic Artist Fred Randall, Carrie Schotte of Freedom Farm. We owe so very much to Wendy & Bob of the Sun Times News, the original and continuing sponsors of the Open Air Market of Stockbridge. See you all at our winter markets and the 2017 season.