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Cicero Farmers Market

 Posted by Michelle Waltos on May 26, 2015
May 262015


The Farmers Market Returns to Cicero

Northern Onondaga Public Library (NOPL) at Cicero will be hosting the Cicero Farmer’s Market this year! The market will include artisans, local food producers, and locally based farmers.

The market will be held every Tuesday from 3-7 pm
May 26th to September 8th at
NOPL at Cicero Library
8686 Knowledge Lane, Cicero, NY 13039

farmers market logo

Visitor Information

There’s no charge to attend, and the library will be open and available for all regular services during market sessions! This is a rain or shine, weekly event. In the case of severe thunderstorms, the Market reserves the right to shift stall locations or reduce market hours.

Pets must be leashed and well-behaved at all times, or secluded if necessary. Pet-owners are responsible for their pet’s behavior at all times, including ensuring pets stay out of contact with products. The market manager reserves the right to ban pets in general or on a case-by-case basis as necessary.

Smoking, alcoholic beverages, or firearms are not permitted at the market. Visitors are asked to abide by all policies set forth by Northern Onondaga Public Library regarding conduct at their facilities.

Participating Vendors

Freedom Rains Farm  |  Berry Harvest Farm  |  Cranberry Ridge Farm
Sweet Indulgence Bakery  |  Dutch Hill Maple  |  WW Longhorn Ranch
Sweetie Pie’s Bakery & Cafe  |  Zimmer’s Bakes  |  Angry Bee Acres  |  Godfrey’s Last Stand
Toss ‘n’ Fire Pizza  |  Maria P. Crafts  |  Full Circle Feed

If you are an artisan, food producer or local farmer interested in a stall, please contact Adrienne Canino, Market Manager, for more information at or 699-2534 ext. 18.

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

Freedom Rains Farms, NOPL at Cicero’s longtime (CSA) partner, will be a fixture at the market. With CSA, you can pre-purchase a “share” of production for the season, and then enjoy fresh produce each week as crops are harvested, packaged for you, and delivered to the Farmer’s Market for pickup. To get more information about purchasing a share, please visit the Freedom Rains Farm website.



Intro to Birding

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on May 20, 2015
May 202015


Annual Photo Contest

 Posted by Michelle Waltos on May 19, 2015
May 192015


This year, as part of our ongoing NOPL20 Celebration commemorating our 20th anniversary, our Annual Photo Contest has a new spin. Photo submissions must adhere to one of two themes, paying homage to our local communities and how they have changed over the years.

The first of the two themes is Life in Our Town: Today. Photographs can be of people, places or events within the last two years and must have been taken within the Towns of Cicero or Clay or the Villages of N. Syracuse or Brewerton. This portion of the contest is judged and participants will be eligible to win awards and prizes. Among the prizes this year will be the “People’s Choice”, which will be awarded based on the number of “likes” received on Facebook.

Life in Our Town: Yesterday is the second of the two themes. Photos entered under this theme should be historic photos taken within same local communities mentioned above. These photos will be used in an exhibit for all to enjoy, and anyone submitting an entry in this non-judged portion of the contest will be entered into a drawing for a gift card.

Stop by NOPL at Cicero to pick up your entry form(s) and a copy of the rules, or access them from the links below:

Photo Contest Rules

Photo Contest Entry Form

Photo Contest Dates to Remember

Important Dates:

Photo Submissions: July 1-31
Photo Exhibition: Aug. 1-Sept. 16
Finalists Posted on Facebook: Sept. 1st
Awards Announced: Sept. 7th
Photo Reception: Wed., Sept. 16 @ 6pm
Photo Pick-up: Sept. 16-Sept 30

Legacy Writing

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on May 18, 2015
May 182015


New Website Coming Soon

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on May 13, 2015
May 132015


Cat Chat

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on May 6, 2015
May 062015



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