Saturdays in Saxapahaw! May 20 5-8pm

Posted by on May 20, 2017

Saturdays in Saxapahaw has begun and is in full swing, along with Mother Nature! Live music, a farmer and craft market, local fresh bounty and wares from those who grow it or make it, food trucks, picnic provisions, and a Slip-n-slide … Come pick up some treats or have a meal and head to the hill! The market is open 5-8pm, and music plays from 6-8pm. This Saturday’s band is RAGWEED BRASS– RAGWEED BRASS takes listeners back to the days when jazz, blues and folk music were forming together. With a...

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Cane Creek Farms Tasting

Posted by on May 22, 2016

Cane Creek Farms Tasting

Cane Creek Farms not only provides us with many delicious eggs, fruits, and vegetables harvested on their farm, but they also make many value-added products that line our retail shelves!  Come in to the store to get a taste of these delicious value-added goods. Love local!

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Cane Creek Farms Tasting

Posted by on Apr 24, 2016

Cane Creek Farms Tasting

Cane Creek Farms not only provides us with many delicious eggs, fruits, and vegetables harvested on their farm, but they also make many value-added products that line our retail shelves!  Come in to the store to get a taste of these delicious value-added goods. Love local!

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Iron Gate Wine Tasting

Posted by on Feb 6, 2016

Iron Gate Wine Tasting

Kick off the first Saturday in February with a delicious brunch at the General Store, washed down by some local wine!  Iron Gate Winery in Mebane, NC will be offering sample tastings of some of their wines from 11-2, and we’ll be offering a sweet discount- $1 off all bottles & $2 off their seasonal “Blessings”.  We can’t wait!

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Benevolent

Posted by on Jan 14, 2016

Benevolent

Over the past year I’ve done a lot of exploration into the world of social enterprises- entities that exist for more than the sole purpose of making money, but also to do social and environmental good.  I’ve learned about B Corporations, Benefit Corporations, and the growing trend of non-profit organizations to adopt some of the principles of for profit businesses so they are not solely grant reliant.  Through working at the Saxapahaw General Store, I am often in contact with many of these businesses,...

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