The Rutherford County Farmer's Market has free classes that begin at 9 a.m. in the Lane Agri-Park Community Center each Tuesday and Friday while the market is open. The Lane Agri-Park Community Center is located at 315 John R. Rice Blvd.
This week's classes:
"Cooking with Kids" is the topic on Tuesday, August 5. It will be presented by Amy Willis, RC Ext. Agent, beginning at 9 a.m. Introduce young ones to the joys of cooking. You will be shown how easy it is to make fun, healthy snacks with your little ones.
On Friday, August 8, the topic is "Tomato Talk." This class starts at 9 a.m. as well. Extension Agent Pat Whitaker will have tips for selecting and preparing the “Queen” of garden veggies. Whether you plan to preserve your harvest by canning, freezing or drying; come learn lots to tips and tricks to enjoy your gardens bounty (or what you buy at the market) all year long.
If you need additional info on these or other classes, please reach Janie J. Becker, Extension Agent, 615-898-7710.