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Community Action Partnership of Kern holds free Farmers Market

Posted at 4:46 PM, Jun 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-07 19:53:48-04

Community Action Partnership of Kern’s (CAPK) Food Bank program will host the no cost Farmers’ Markets on June 9 in Wasco, in partnership with The Wonderful Company and on June 16 at the Kern County Fairgrounds.

Families, seniors and adults who can’t afford fresh, healthy produce and staple foods can pick them up for free.

No ID is required.

The public can visit these no cost Farmers’ Markets at the following times and places:


Community members can pick up goods at Gate 30 at the Kern County Fairgrounds at P Street and Belle Terrace from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.


Community members can pick up goods at Annin Park, 935 Gromer Avenue in Wasco from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Event organizers are looking for volunteer help for the Farmers’ Markets on both dates. To volunteer, call the CAPK Food Bank at (661) 398-4520 or the 2-1-1 assistance line for more information.