EVERYONE IS WELCOME
Every Saturday, FREDERICKSBURG FARMERS MARKET, 8 am - 1 pm, Hurkamp Park, Prince Edward & George Streets. Come by the Food Co-op table at the market to see how we're helping reduce plastic use with re-usable shopping bags. Get a free re-usable t-shirt bag. Bring your extra bags and used t-shirts to be turned into bags. You can also become an owner of the Co-op!
Mondays, August 9 & 23, CO-OP BOARD MEETING, 7-9 pm. All are welcome to attend our board meetings. These are a good opportunity for you to learn about our process and to have input. Please email us if you plan to attend an upcoming board meeting.
Thursday, August 12, FOOD CO-OP BOOK GROUP, 1 pm or 7 pm IN-PERSON at the store, 320 Jefferson Davis Hwy. The Food Co-op book group will discuss Cooked by Michael Pollan. The book is an in-depth look at the ways the food we eat is transformed and enhanced by different ways of cooking. Our discussion will focus on the Introduction, Air, Earth, and the Afterword. Email Linda to participate.
Thursday, August 12, LIFESTYLE AND HEALTH: EVERY STEP COUNTS, 6-7 pm, Food Co-op, 320 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg. Lauren Bock, a board certified physician assistant and owner and founder of Be Well Lifestyle Medicine, a whole-body wellness medical practice, will lead our discussion focusing on progressive lifestyle medicine and food as medicine. THIS EVENT IS IN-PERSON ONLY AT THE STORE.
Thursday, August 19, LIVE MUSIC AT THE CO-OP WITH KAREN JONAS, 5:30-7:30 pm, 320 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg. Award-winning musician Karen Jonas has released five albums to international acclaim since 2014. She will play her own songs, modern Americana and classic country favorites, accompanied by her longtime guitarist, Tim Bray.
Tuesday, August 24, FALL VEGETABLE PRODUCTION, 6-7 pm, Food Co-op, 320 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg. Pam Dawling, the author of Sustainable Market Farming: Intensive Vegetable Production on a Few Acres and The Year-Round Hoophouse, will share with us how to optimize fall production by choosing a suitable combination of warm weather vegetable crops, cool weather crops and cold-hardy crops.
Friday, August 27, LUNCH & LEARN: EATING LOCAL AT THE FOOD CO-OP, Noon-1 pm, ONLINE. The Central Rappahannock Regional Library is hosting the Food Co-op discussing the value of supporting local farms and local producers. Join via Facebook Live at facebook.com/crrlnews. No Facebook account needed.
Friday, August 27, LIVE MUSIC AT THE CO-OP, 5:30-7:30 pm, 320 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg. Bring your friends and family to hear Los Dos, a talented local duo, entertain us with fun and relaxing music from a wide range of popular genres. Something for everyone!
Saturday, September 11, SIXTH FOOD CO-OP ANNUAL MEETING, 3:00-4:30 pm, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg. Join us to hear about the Co-op's successful opening and future plans. Three board directors will be elected by Co-op owners. Snacks and beverages from the Food Co-op will be served.
DAILY IN-STORE SPECIALS AND EVENTS ARE FEATURED ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!