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Putnam County Farmers' Market to host Kids Day

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The Putnam Farmers' Market is catering to young green thumbs. It's hosting a Kids Day event August 3.

The theme will be "Get Outdoors, Eat Healthy and Have Fun!" West Virginia State University's Extension Service is going to be on hand, doing a book reading and a cooking demonstration. A registered Dietician will be handing out healthy camping recipes for the parents and doing an interaction on hand washing hygiene. The kids will have the opportunity to use a glow box that detects germs.

Experts will be available to give ideas for cookouts and camping. There will also be live entertainment and a variety of produce, baked goods, jewelry and eggs for sale.

The Putnam County Farmers' Market is open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Kids Day activities begin at 11 a.m.

  • 11:30 a.m. - Hand washing interaction
  • Noon - Sack race
  • 12:20 p.m. - WVSU book reading and cooking demonstration
  • 12:45 p.m. - Cake walk
  • 1 p.m. - Water balloon toss