Franklin Farmers/Crafters Market will open its 2012 season on May 10 at the Franklin Community Park on Highway 69 Business, six miles north of Pittsburg.

Franklin Farmers/Crafters Market will open its 2012 season on May 10 at the Franklin Community Park on Highway 69 Business, six miles north of Pittsburg.

The market, featuring fresh vegetables and fruits, breads, baked goods and handcrafted items, will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday.

Vendors may set up free, but must call in advance and complete an application.

A limited number of spaces are available under the park shelter, and each space under the shelter will be provided with a picnic table.

Other vendors may set up in the parking area. These vendors will need to furnish their own tables.

Anyone interested in becoming a vendor at the Franklin market may call 620-249-4258 or send an email to franklinkansas@yahoo.com.