The Olney Farmers and Artists Market is the brainchild of Olney resident Janet Terry.
Janet was inspired by her visits to the outstanding Farmers Market in Charleston, South Carolina.
She had a vision to bring a quality farmers market to serve Olney.
Her idea was presented to GOCA (Greater Olney Civic Association) in July 2007 and has grown into reality from there.
The Olney Farmers Market, Inc. was created in August 2007 and the following organizational structure put into place:
The Olney Farmers Market, Inc. would have an Executive Committee, Steering Committee, and an Advisory Committee.
The dedicated committee members of The Olney Farmers and Artists Market are:
Janet Terry, President
John Harbison, Vice President
Bobbi Espinoza, Treasurer
Food Vendors/Chef Demo
Children’s Tent Coordinator
Be Fit Be Well Tent
Farm to Table Dinner
Sandy Spring Museum
Janet and all of her committee members are very proud of their efforts and look forward to serving Olney for many, many years to come!