Don’t miss Kids Day at the Oak Ridge Farmers Market in JacksonÂ Square this week. This free event on Saturday, May 23, will feature live farmÂ animals, crafts, games, music, and a chef at the Market offering samplesÂ of the seasonâ€™s best produce.
Kids Day activities are from 9-11:30 a.m., while the market is open 8Â a.m.â€“noon. The highlight of the morning is a kids FARM MarketÂ Scavenger Hunt. Children will hunt for live farm animals and otherÂ interesting items brought by the farmers from their homes. Among theÂ items they’re bringing are small farm animals, beekeeping gear, a sheepÂ fleece, an anvil, and more!
Entertaining songs for kids and kids-at-heart will be provided by TomÂ Beehan, banjo player and former mayor of Oak Ridge, and several of hisÂ musical friends.