SATURDAY GOOD MARKET
The Saturday Good Market event is open from 10 am to 8 pm (rain or shine!) in the Nuga Tree Car Park at the Colombo Racecourse. The stall layout is online here.
10am - 8pm: Community open mic
Do you have a poem, spoken word, story or song you'd like to perform? Maybe you play an instrument? Head to the entertainment stall and have a turn at the mic to share your art, energy and words with the Good Market community. Remember Good Market strives to create an inclusive community which welcomes everyone. It is a safe space for all folks and any performances should be aligned to that vision.
10am - 8pm: Shiatsu acupressure massage in stall C10
Let your tensions melt away under the trained hands of visually impaired massage therapists of Thusare Talking Hands
10am - 5pm: Japura Fruiteez by Sip Sayura fresh juice stall fundraiser in stall D6
Enjoy a refreshing,all-natural fruit drink and you'll be supporting the ongoing project to build fully equipped computar labs in rural schools. Find out more about their past successes, ongoing work and future goals as you wait for your drink to blended fresh.
3pm - 4pm : Good Market Kids corner
Kids under the age of 6 years old are invited to meet at the Information Stall for an hour of arts and crafts using non-toxic and responsibly sourced materials. Share your child's creations on social media and be sure to tag @goodmarketlk on Facebook and Instagram.
You can also find vendors with all-natural body care products, ethical clothing and shoes, responsibly sourced gem and silver jewellery, hand-crafted accessories, toys and arts and crafts, linens, fresh organic fruits and vegetables, all-natural spices, fresh juices and local pickles, ready-to-eat food for dine-in and take-away and more.
ATH PAVURA | ඇත් පවුර | அத் பவுர
Do you have a sustainable business solution to solve a social or environmental problem? Ath Pavura is an upcoming weekly TV show on ITN Sri Lanka to help social entrepreneurs showcase their businesses and secure investment of Rs. 250,000 to 2.5 million. Think of it as a friendlier, more supportive version of Shark Tank!
You can find applications in English, Sinhala, and Tamil at http://athpavura.com/. The deadline is July 30th, but early applications are encouraged.
Have questions? Drop by their stall next to the entertainment booth at the Saturday Good Market on July 22nd. You can also check out the frequently asked question section on the website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 0773 700 777
GOOD MARKET SHOP
The Good Market organic and natural food shop operates as a not-for-profit social enterprise and has products from more than 70 Good Market approved vendors. It is located across the street from the Saturday Good Market in the Lakpahana Courtyard and is open every day from 8 am to 8 pm.