Farmers market expanding to Beverly

Randolph County’s only farmers market is set to expand this week, as it brings locally grown and handmade items to historic Beverly beginning Friday.

Located in the IOOF building across from town square, The Marketplace will feature a range of farmers, bakers and artisans. Members of The Marketplace will include a jeweler, glass blower, lampworker, blacksmith, painter, woodworker, soapmaker, photographer, beekeeper, baker and seamstress.

Items for sale will include jewelry, lampwork, glassware, hand-forged pieces, paintings, drawings, soaps, lip balms, honey, beeswax candles, aprons, rugs, purses, jams, jellies, baked goods, salves, photographs, magnets, notecards and crocheted hats and scarves. Produce will be available soon as well.

The Marketplace will be open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, with extended hours during summer and fall events and tours.

For more information or to become a member, anyone interested can visit www.elkinsfarmersmarket.org or email info@elkinsfarmersmarket.org. Folks can follow The Marketplace on Facebook at www.facebook.com/theMPbeverly.