!!Pressure Canner Gauge testing please go to the Rivermarket Office we are upgrading our machine!!


July is National Blueberry Month Celebrate with:


Blueberry Salsa                                                                   

Serves: 6                                                                       


2 Cups fresh blueberries

½ small red onion, diced

¼ cup fresh cilantro, minced

2 Tbsp. orange juice

1 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar

1 tsp. olive oil

Salt and pepper

1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced (optional)


In a small bowl, coarsely mash the blueberries.  Stir in the onion, cilantro, pepper, orange juice, vinegar, and oil. Season to taste with salt and pepper.  Cover and chill until serving.


Nutrition Information:  46 calories, 1 g protein, 10 g carbohydrate, 1 g fat, 99 mg sodium, 1 g fiber




Clover Kids Camp

Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/7yk0H6rMQ9sK8QSw1 or on 4honline! 

4-H Art Fest

Know any youth artists looking for an opportunity to get started selling their own art? Urban West Region 4-H (Clay, Platte and Jackson Counties) is hosting their first annual 4-H Art Fest this year at the Rivermarket. Register here for youth interested in attending: https://goo.gl/forms/CuiQZnDH1SA8hnRb2. There will be a contest portion, a booth opportunity to sell artwork as well as 2 presentations from local artists for the participants.

Those of you without youth to attend, mark your calendars and join me for some art shopping! 

Skillup 101 - Helping those looking for jobs or trying to get back to school! Questions? Call 855.278.0354


Master Gardeners answer questions

The Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City are available to answer your questions on lawn, flowers, trees, and gardening. Call 816-833-8733 (TREE) or email your question to mggkc.hotline@gmail.com

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