July 30, 2021 – Members of the Midland Police Department (MPD), Midland Fire Department (MFD), and the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library will join the Midland Area Farmers Market on Wednesday, August 4 to share safety tips, stories, and sweet treats with the community for ‘Sweet Snacks with Safety Heroes’ in celebration of National Farmers Market Week.
From 9 – 11 a.m., community members of all ages are invited to meet members of their police and fire departments while enjoying delicious donuts from Papa’s Pumpkin Patch and tasty cookies from Sweet Delights and Leaman’s Green Applebarn. Snacks will be available until 11 a.m. or while supplies last. Police vehicles and a fire truck will also be available for children to explore, service needs permitting.
In addition, staff from the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library will host a story time for children at 10 a.m. and will have free bookmarks and used books available for readers of all ages to take home. Books have been generously provided by the Friends of the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library.
For more information on the Midland Police Department, Midland Fire Department, or the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, please visit www.cityofmidlandmi.gov/departments.
National Farmers Market Week runs August 1 – 7, 2021. The Midland Area Farmers Market is operated by the Midland Business Alliance. For more information, please visit www.mbami.org/farmersmarket.