Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission
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Alexandria Farmers Market

Event Details

Date and Time: September 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue: Big Ole Central Park

Address: 2nd Ave and Broadway Street
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States


Event Website: http://explorealex.com/event/alexandria-farmers-market-9/2018-09-01/

Located just north of Downtown, on the Central Lakes Trail and nestled on the shores of Lake Agnes, the Alexandria Farmers Market has a wide variety of locally grown produce, cheese, meats, plants and much more!

Enjoy the fresh goods of this farmers market 3 times a week in the summer and fall!

About the presenter: Tom Copeland

Tom has been the nation’s leading trainer, author, and advocate for the business of family child care care since 1981.
He is a licensed attorney and have presented hundreds of business workshops for family child care providers across the country
From 1981 to 2009 he worked at Resources for Child Caring in Minnesota (now called Think Small), where he was director of Redleaf National Institute for 15 years.
He has written nine books on the business of family child care published by Redleaf Press, a division of Resources for Child Caring.

He was on the board of directors of First Children’s Finance, a non-profit organization providing low interest loans and consulting and technical assistance to help family child care providers succeed as a business. They operate in Minnesota, Iowa, Michigan, North and South Dakota, Kansas, Missouri, and Texas.

He graduated from Macalester College (BA) in 1972 and from William Mitchell College of Law (JD) in 1980.