Swarthmore Makers Market
Jun
2
11:00 AM11:00

Swarthmore Makers Market

Over 50 local artists will be selling their beautiful and unique handmade items right in downtown Swarthmore. Come join us for an afternoon of discovering wonderful new items for your home or gifts for loved ones all while supporting local artists!

A lovely day is in store. Hope to see you there!

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Strawberry Celebration Day!
Jun
8
9:30 AM09:30

Strawberry Celebration Day!

ARTIST

  • Deanna Haldeman of Deramics Clay Studio

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Dave Fiebert

  • 11:30 - JoAnn Morrell

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Creperie

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Rain Drop Mobiles - Let's learn about the water cycle, while making a mobile you can take home!

COMMUNITY:

  • Appalachian Service Project

  • Library One book one Swarthmore

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Providence Animal Center

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FIRST DAY OF SUMMER
Jun
22
9:30 AM09:30

FIRST DAY OF SUMMER


ARTIST

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - David Falcone

  • 11:30 - Folk Fugitive

FOOD TRUCK:

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Bounce House - Jump for Joy! School is out! A bounce house will be at the SFM for free jumping and post-school excitement!

COMMUNITY:

  • Coffee with State Senator Tim Kearney 10-12

  • Delaware County Domestic Abuse Project

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INDEPENDENCE DAY
Jun
29
9:30 AM09:30

INDEPENDENCE DAY


ARTIST

  • Kristen Buck of Crooked Curiosities

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - John Bickel

  • 11:30 - Todd Fausnacht

FOOD TRUCK:

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Newspaper seed starters - Use old newspaper in a new way, to make a seed-starter!

COMMUNITY/EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Swarthmore Horticultural Society tent

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 MARVELOUS MAY
May
18
9:30 AM09:30

MARVELOUS MAY


ARTIST

  • Heidi Barr of The Kitchen Garden Series

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Bethlehem/Sad Patrick

  • 11:30 - Brandon Mesen

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Dos Gringos

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Bug Stamp Stationery - Ever wanted to make your very own, personalized stationary? We'll have paper, bug stamps and more for you to create and take home!

COMMUNITY:

  • Mayor Coffee Meet Up 10-12

  • Headstrong will be visiting to promote their Benefit on 6/7

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Swarthmore Fire Department Truck

  • Tech Tutors

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OPENING DAY!
May
11
9:30 AM09:30

OPENING DAY!

Come on out and Celebrate Opening Day and Mother’s Day with us!


ARTISTS

  • Beth Formica and Conrad Bender of Sawdust Siren

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - David Falcone

  • 11:30 - Out of Order

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Creperie

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Make Flowers for Mom

COMMUNITY:

  • OLLI and The Swarthmorean

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Swarthmore Makers Market
Nov
4
11:00 AM11:00

Swarthmore Makers Market


The Makers Market returns to Swarthmore on Sunday, November 4th.

The Fall Market will be along Station Square West which is directly in front of the Inn at Swarthmore and the SEPTA station.

We are expecting 50+ artists and makers plus live music, food, and kids activities.

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Oct
27
9:30 AM09:30

Halloween Celebration


ARTIST

  • Kristen Buck of Crooked Curiosities

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Mike and Inna
  • 11:30 - Elijah Tucker

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Creperie

COMMUNITY:

  • Scott from Swarthmore Public Library and The Lions Club

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Lions Halloween Parade come to the Market with costume judging
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September 29th
Sep
29
9:30 AM09:30

September 29th


ARTIST

  • Deanna Haldeman of Deramics Clay Studio

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Minor Adjustments

  • 11:30 - JoAnn Morrell

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Dos Gringos

KIDS ACTIVITY

  • Boing Bounce House - Come jump and enjoy Spring in a free SFM sponsored Bounce House!

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Providence Animal Center, Cub Scout Pack 112

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National Cleanup Day
Sep
15
9:30 AM09:30

National Cleanup Day


ARTIST

  • Heather Femine of A Heather Bag

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Art Miron

  • 11:30 - John Bickel

PREPARED FOOD:

  • Obsidian Eats

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Use it UP! - Come make whatever you can imagine with our leftover craft materials! It's National Clean Up Day and we're going to art-it-up at the same time!

COMMUNITY:

  • Swarthmore Historical Society

  • Swarthmore Tree Committee

  • HEADStrong Foundation

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Swarthmore Campus and Community Store

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PA Produce Month
Aug
25
9:30 AM09:30

PA Produce Month


ARTIST

  • Deanna Haldeman of Deramics Clay Studio

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Bethlehem and Sad Patrick
  • 11:30 - Greg Brady

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Creperie

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Dry Ice Bubbles - It's hot outside, but you can make cool and kewl bubbles with dry ice!

COMMUNITY:

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EXTRA ACTIVITY:

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Senior Citizen Day
Aug
18
9:30 AM09:30

Senior Citizen Day


ARTIST

  • Cait Summer - Evergreen Stitch

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Jim Smith 
  • 11:30 - John Bickel

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Plum Pit

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Make Leis 

COMMUNITY:

  • Aging in Place
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute from Widener University

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Chef Demo-Tim Smith
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July 28th
Jul
28
9:30 AM09:30

July 28th


ARTIST

  • Madelyn Lang of Maddie Tree Books

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - David Falcone
  • 11:30 - Bethlehem and Sad Patrick

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Phyllodelphia Greek and Mediterranean

KIDS ACTIVITY:

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COMMUNITY:

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EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Inn at Swarthmore
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July 21st
Jul
21
9:30 AM09:30

July 21st


ARTIST

  • Karen Heenan of Useful & Beautiful Handmande

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Tom Monari
  • 11:30 - John Bickel

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Creperie

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Bookmaking

COMMUNITY:

  • Delco Foundation WIC

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • The Swarthmore Public Library special book sale
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July 14th
Jul
14
9:30 AM09:30

July 14th


ARTISTS

  • Josh Allain
  • Cait Summer - Evergreen Stitch

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - The Rose Valley Boys
  • 11:30 - Minor Adjustments

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Obsidian Eats

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Edian Rodriguez, a member of the Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild, who will bring a hive and bees, so kids (yes, and adults) can learn all about bee hives and beekeeping.

COMMUNITY:

  • The Swarthmore Campus & Community Store will be on hand selling "Swarthmore" merchandise, including "Swarthmore" tee shirts in a variety of colors for just $10 and will also give out bookmarks.

    The Swarthmorean, which will be selling subscriptions and Swarthmorean gear.

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JULY 7th
Jul
7
9:30 AM09:30

JULY 7th


For The Love of Flowers Celebration Day

ARTIST

  • Madelyn Lang of Maddy Tree Books

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Last Chance
  • 11:30 - Dyana Cannon

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Hobbs 

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Planting flowers in tiny pots

COMMUNITY:

  • Swarthmore Storycorps, courtesy of our Public Library. It will be a fun pop-up Storycorps booth to capture stories from many market attendees.

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Indigo Healing Arts Collective: Free yoga class from 9:45 to 10:30 with Nicole Breen, one of Indigo's instructors
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INDEPENDENCE DAY
Jun
30
9:30 AM09:30

INDEPENDENCE DAY


Our bi-weekly, monthly, and occasional vendors include Holy Myrrh-Bearers Church Pierogies, Market Day Canele, Paradocx Vineyards, Pour Richard's Coffee, Summer J. Artisan Ice Pops, Taste of Puebla, and (probably for their last visit till fall) Waffles for Tourettes

ARTIST

  • Dori McClennen
  • Dori's Gems and Betsy Hinsey

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Matt Wenger
  • 11:30 - Hanna Paige

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Hogface BBQ

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Paper Popsicle Craft (Create a yummy looking paper popsicle at our Booth!)

COMMUNITY/EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Swarthmore Co-op
  • The community group will be the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrant children, families, and refugees. 
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FIRST DAY OF SUMMER
Jun
23
9:30 AM09:30

FIRST DAY OF SUMMER


ARTIST

  • Bonnie Ann Burnett

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Art Miron
  • 11:30 - JoAnn Morrell

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Chez Yasmine

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Crab Cupcake wrapper craft

COMMUNITY:

  • Nether Swarthmore Time Bank
  • Hedgerow Theatre 

EXTRA ACTIVITY: 

  • Allison DeSalvo YogAmi
  • Indigo Healing Arts Collective 
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HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY
May
12
9:30 AM09:30

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY


ARTIST

  • Heather Femine of A Heather Bag

MUSICIANS:

  • 9:30 - Minor Adjustments
  • 11:30 - Pete Prown

FOOD TRUCK:

  • Bonjour Crêperie

KIDS ACTIVITY:

  • Plant for Mom - Tiny pots of seedlings for mom. Happy Mothers Day!

COMMUNITY:

  • Swarthmore Library

EXTRA ACTIVITY:

  • Chef Demo-Marty Spiegel - Omelettes

 

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