By Natalie Lloyd
Squishing berries to make finger paint was just one of the “berry” fun activities for children at The Little Farmer’s Corner Monday morning. Eight children and their caregivers participated in the program.
The Little Farmer’s Corner is a free program held at the Stanly Commons Farmer’s Market in Albemarle. The program will be held every Monday morning at 10 am from June—August. The Little Farmer’s Corner features a variety of fun activities designed to teach children about local foods.
During Monday’s program, the children had the opportunity to touch berries and discuss their color and texture. Activities included berry tasting and finger painting with berry juice. Caregivers could chose to stay with their children or shop at the farmer’s market during the program. […]