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From Main South’s REC!


We’re thankful for you!

This Holiday Season, we’re so thankful that you’re involved with the REC. Over the past 44 years, thousands of people like you have helped build a powerful organization for community change. Thank you for volunteering, donating, supporting, and working together with us. You are making a difference every day in the lives of Worcester and Central MA residents. Together we are making a healthier, more sustainable and more just community.

We’re so glad that you are part of the REC.

Steve Fischer, executive director
Regional Environmental Council

Tomorrow! Buy some fresh, local produce and other goodies at Beaver Brook!


Tomorrow! FRIDAY!

Every Friday ’til mid-October!

It’s the REC Beaver Brook Farmers Market!

9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

At Beaver Brook Park

306 Chandler St, Worcester
(across from Foley Stadium)

Fresh from WORCESTER COUNTY FARMS: vegetables, fruit, bread, plants … and more!

Check it out!

Plenty of free off-street parking!

Cash, credit, debit …

… WIC and Senior Citizen coupons …

… and EBT/SNAP all accepted!


Interns needed for REC mobile farmers market!


REC is looking for some great young folks to learn about FOOD JUSTICE, BRINGING FRESH LOCAL PRODUCE AND MORE TO INNER-CITY WOO NEIGHBORHOODS and more! Learn about farming, gardening, sales, customer service, navigating the streets of Worcester!

For more information, call REC at (508) 799-9139

To learn more about REC’s mobile farmers market and its Beaver Brook farmers market AND its Saturday Main South farmers market, CLICK HERE! 

– pic + text – R.T.

Wednesday and Thursday! Worcester Farmers’ Market Coupon Distribution Kickoff!


Elder Services of Worcester Area’s Nutrition Program and Friendly House wish to announce the MA Dept. of Agricultural Resources Farmers’ Market Coupon Kick Off Events

Wednesday, July 22

10 am – 12noon

Worcester Youth Center
(Beaver Brook)
306 Chandler St.


Thursday, July 23

10 am – 12noon
Worcester Senior Center
128 Providence St.

As available, first come, first served.
Distribution will begin July 22, and coupons must be redeemed by October 31, 2015.

Eligibility requirements:

Recipients must be at least 60 years old
Must meet income requirement; be at or below  185% of Federal Poverty Line (Single$ 21,774.50 annual/ $1,814.54 month ; Couple $29,470.50 annual/ $2,455.88)

Picture ID, proof of address, and recipient signature required.