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Second Harvest: Seeking donations to help with extra food needs during COVID-19 closures. Donate here.
Grow Oak Ridge: Winter Farmers Market, last of season, Saturday, March 28, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until farmers sell out, St. Mary’s Catholic School, 323 Vermont Ave., Oak Ridge, outside at gym. Offering curbside pickup for orders that are placed by Friday at noon; order here; debit/credit/double SNAP. Visit the manager’s tent for more info.
East Tennessee FARM: Come get happy. The Historic Oak Ridge FARM Market opens for the season Saturday, April 11. Open each Saturday 8 a.m. to noon in Jackson Square. Our 44th year.
Food City: Temporary new hours: 7-8 a.m. for customers 65 and older as well as customers with underlying health conditions. Also, each Monday, pharmacy locations will be open at 7 a.m. to allow these customers to pick up their prescriptions with limited exposure.
Weigel’s: Now selling milk only from Tennessee cows. Strawberry milk is back, but it is not from pink cows. That’s just fake news.
Sandra Clark is editor/CEO of KnoxTNToday.com