The Myrtle Avenue Business Improvement District, the Ridgewood Local Development Corp. and GrowNYC celebrated the opening of the 2013 Youthmarket Green Market on July 13 at the Ridgewood Veteran’s Triangle at the intersection of Myrtle and Cypress avenues.
The market, now in its sixth season, will be open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Nov. 23.
As part of the opening, FamilyCook Productions held a “Teen Battle Chef” cooking demonstration.
Shown here, from left are Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan (D-Ridgewood), Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez (D-Brooklyn), Assemblyman Mike Miller (D-Woodhaven), Antonio Renoso, Councilwoman Diana Reyna (D-Brooklyn, Queens), and FamilyCook Production interns Moeisha Neverson and Washington Harrell.
In the back row, from left are GrowNYC interns Tamara Cepin, Ramale Jognson and Curtis Williams.