STERLINGThe Herb Cellar Natural Market and Organic Bite Deli is having a large, gala grand-opening celebration beginning Friday, July 27 with an 11 a.m. herb ribbon-cuttinga ribbon of fresh, healthy herbs symbolizing the essence of what this company is about. The Herb Cellar is one of the areas largest health food stores, and the areas first organic deli.
The event will continue through Saturday, July 28, with a bustling and action-packed two days of serving up food samples, giving away product samples, having drawings, contests, prizes and a health fair.
Participating in the health fair and offering free lectures and sessions will be a variety of health professionals, including a chiropractor, acupuncturist, counselor, massage therapist, iridologist, hypnotist, licensed counselor, and other health professionals presenting free lectures and information.
Free blood glucose testing will be offered by Heartland Health Services Friday, July 27 from noon to 3 p.m.
A host of prizes donated by local businesses and suppliers will be given away, including a grand prize vacation package in beautiful Ireland donated by Destinations Travel Services and Sceptre Ireland.
Owners Paul and Veronica Machnicki said: We anticipate a large crowd, and our new Organic Bite Deli is now open, serving free samples of great, healthy organic coffees, juices and food. We have lots of prizes to give away, so stop by it should be a great weekend.
The grand opening festivities will begin Friday, July 27 at 11 a.m. and go to closing time (8 p.m.). The fun continues all day Saturday, July 28 from 9 a.m. through 8 p.m.
The new store hours are : Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Deli Hours: Monday-Saturday, 7 a.m.-8 p.m.
The Herb Cellar Natural Market
3106 E. Lincolnway
Sterling, IL 61081
from the July 25-31, 2007, issue