How Can I Support Local Businesses? Shopping Edition

Cabin fever getting the best of you??  Itching to shop till you drop?? We’ve compiled a list of stores that would be thrilled to have your business!  Many local stores have put in lots of work modifying their business models to change with the new mandates and suggestions to keep their customers happy and healthy.  Lots of stores are turning to online platforms, curbside pick-ups and phone-in orders. Check out this list to find your favorite spots and learn how you can support them.   

As businesses continue to change to the needs of their customers and requests of the government, keep checking back here for updated information.  We also encourage you to monitor the social media of local businesses, which is often the most up-to-date information.

 
 

Butler Evans City Harmony Mars Saxonburg Slippery Rock Zelienople MARKETS

Shopping

BUTLER

Branded in Butler

Cummings Candy

  • All locations (West, South, Downtown and Butler Hospital) are open until noon daily. 
  • Order over the phone and pay and we will deliver curbside
  • Drive through, window service 

Nicolette’s Specialty Gifts & doTERRA Essential Oils

  • doTERRA for Wellness Support
  • Oils, Education, Sales, Supplies, Gifts, Books
  • Available to communicate online and by phone
  • Contact Nicolette@zoominternet.net
  • Visit their Facebook page for daily updates    

Peter’s Chocolate Shoppe

  • Offer curb-side service
  • Online ordering: Peterschocolateshoppe.com
  • Phone or email orders at  724-287-5096 or Peterschocolateshoppe@zoominternet.net.
  • Open Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Visit their Facebook page for daily updates

Playthings Etc. The World's Coolest Toy Store!

  • Curbside pickup available
  • Visit their Facebook page for hours and daily updates

All About Reclaimed

If you have items you’d like to donate to storage, please call (724) 996-8071. Vases, wreaths, and things you don’t use anymore.

 

EVANS CITY

Eleven Eleven Gifts

Wendereusz's Candy & More

  • We are creating an order form which you will be able to call or email us for curbside pick up.
  • Call 724-432-3624 or email: wcandyandmore@yahoo.com

 

HARMONY

Harmonie Laden

  • Offering e-gift cards
  • gift certificates
  • Email store about pick-up options for candy, chocolate and household items 

The Enchanted Olive

  • Store is closed
  • Our online store is open & we would be happy to ship you an order! We're reducing the shipping rate to $10 for orders over $50! (750ml bottles not available for shipping)
  • Visit www.enchantedolive.com to browse our selection and place your order!

The Two Fraus Bakery

  • CALL IN and PICK UP only
  • Pay over the phone and we will have it ready for pick up  
  • Visit our Facebook page for the menu and status updates
  • If you know what you need or want to know what we have, just call! We will either bake what you need and you can pick it up the next day, or we will tell you what we have available and set it aside for same-day pick up. 
  • Orders need to be picked up by 11 a.m. 

 

MARS

Quality Gardens

  • Accepting phone orders. Curb-side pickup and delivery available
  • Call at 724-625-2770
  • Open Mon.-Sat. 9am - 5pm, Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

SAXONBURG

Speckled Hen Chocolate Company

  • Offering web ordering through our website- custom shopping experiences through phone, FaceTime, Facebook live or video chat.
  • Pick what you want and either use curbside pickup or have it mailed to you. You can also buy gift cards.  
  • Easter is right around the corner.... but a box of chocolate and caramel and seasalt will get you through the next few weeks
  • www.speckledhenchocolatecompany.com

Winfield Winery

  • Can sell wine for off premises consumption only. 
  • You can come into the saleroom to buy to go or place order over the phone for pick up 
  • Wine tastings are not permitted 
  • Open Thurs.-Sat. 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • If you need to buy wine the days we are closed; call us and we will open up for you - 724-352-9589

 

SLIPPERY ROCK

The Birdwatchers Store

  • Curbside Pick-Up: Call 724-794-2473 to order and pay by phone.  Order will be waiting for you at BWS loading dock!
  • Home Delivery: Free home delivery within a 25-mile radius around the store.  
  • Gift cards are available in any denomination!
  • Open Mon. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • www.thebirdwatchersstore.com
  • Email us at birdwatchers@zoominternet.net

 

ZELIENOPLE

Baldingers

  • Store is closed 
  • Will take orders either online or by phone at 724-766-0829
  • http://baldingerscandy.com/ 
  • Schedule a pickup time - pickups will be between 3-5 p.m. 
  • You can still get all your Easter and everyday favorites 

CURIO Cool

Eva Bryn Shoetique

Ooh and Aah

  • Shop is closed but is offering online purchasing of sign kits, paint and merchandise. Can be picked up on our porch at the shop, curbside at the shop (hours to be determined), delivery (local to Zelie only) or mailed.  Adding more kits each day so follow their Facebook page for updated information. @oohandaahdesignscreate
  • Link to online ordering or website:  https://oohaahdesigns.com/
  • Buy gift cards online: https://oohaahdesigns.com/collections/gift-cards

MARKETS

Butler Farm Market

  • Pull up and staff member will come out and take your grocery order.   They then will fulfill your order and bring out to your vehicle 
  • Normal business hours: 
  • Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Harvest Valley Farm Market

  • Harvest Valley Farm Market & Bakery will be CLOSED starting tomorrow, Monday, 3/30/2020, until further notice due to the growing risk to our customers and employees. 

  • We have setup an alternative online Essential Box Program so that our customers still have the opportunity to purchase food from our store/farm in a very safe way.

  • Items in boxes will change per pickup time. You will find a list of the items on the website

Fairground Market

  • Open from 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • Stocked up on lunch meats, fresh meats, smoked meats, produce, milk, eggs, bread and groceries
  • Starting on Monday March 23 we will be delivering orders over $25. Our delivery area will be 7 mile circle from the store. You can order your, groceries, deli, fresh and smoked meats, produce and hot foods, milk, bread, fresh baked buns and bread and eggs without leaving your house

Freedom Farms Farmers Market

  • Open for regular business hours
  • 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Purchase gift cards or invest in our CSA program
  • We are still doing curbside pickup, please call 724-586-5551 to place your grocery order!
  • https://www.freedomfarmspa.com

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

  • Starting Sunday, March 22nd, Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will serve all customers with slightly reduced hours from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. The reduced hours will allow for additional cleaning, sanitation and restocking of key items.
  • For our customers over the age of 60 and customers who may have a compromised immune system, Fresh Thyme will be open exclusively for you to shop between 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
  • For our customers who are key healthcare personnel and first responders, Fresh Thyme will be open exclusively for you to shop between 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. We ask that you please present your professional ID to enter.

Thoma Meat Market

  • On Monday, March 30 we will NOT be taking walk in customers. We will still be open our normal store hours. We will ONLY be doing call in orders for pick up! You can place your order by phone, email, or send us a Facebook Message.  Once the order is filled we will call you back with the total for payment (card, cash or check) and what time to come pick up. When you arrive we will bring your order out to you.
  • Open Mon.-Thurs. 8-5 p.m. and Fri. 8-6 p.m.
  • Offering Mancini's fresh break, Foertsch’s real potatoes, boneless chicken breast and fresh ground meat

How can I Support Local Businesses? Restaurant Edition

Local businesses are turning to creative solutions and innovations in order to keep their business thriving during a challenging situation. In the midst of an environment of ever changing updates and modifications, our community remains constant - we support one another! We want our community businesses to know that we’re here for them.

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Last Updated: 3-30-2020 - 11:00AM