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Tour the Store - Dec 16
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FAMILY HEIRLOOM SEEDS - Saving Stories, Preserving Biodiversity

 
DECEMBER 15, 6:30-7:30 PM

ONLINE - REGISTER HERE

Ira Wallace from Southern Exposure Seed Exchange will explore how tradition, taste, place, and storytelling work to preserve biodiversity, regional food traditions, and seed saving.  Join Ira as she shares stories of seeds and the gardeners who save heirloom varieties like Cherokee Purple and Radiator Charlie's Mortgage Lifter tomatoes, as well as seeds from the African diaspora like Roselle hibiscus, Sokoyokoto spinach and Callaloo greens, plus other seeds from Southern Exposure Seed Exchange to help you honor our varied heritages in your garden and on your table.
 
REGISTER FOR HEIRLOOM SEEDS

WALKTHROUGH WEDNESDAY

 
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 3:00-6:00 PM
320 JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY, FREDERICKSBURG

Whether you are already a Food Co-op owner or have been thinking of joining, here’s an opportunity to get a firsthand look at the amazing progress being made as we get closer to opening our community-owned grocery store.

There will be three small group walkthroughs on Wednesday, December 16,
3 pm; 4 pm; and 5 pm at the store location.  We’re still in the construction stage, but we’ll “show and tell“ you what’s coming soon!

To ensure safe physical distancing, the number of participants is limited and face masks are required. Email us at fxbgfoodcoop@gmail.com to reserve your place at this enjoyable and timely event.

 
SIGN UP FOR STORE TOUR - DEC 16
Food Co-op General Manager Chris Roland recently gave us an update on progress towards opening the store.  If you missed it, you can watch the video now.
His next update will happen online on Friday, January 8.

ROGUE OYSTER POP-UP

 
 DECEMBER 23, 3:00-4:30 PM
320 JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY, FREDERICKSBURG

Amazing local oysters from the Rappahannock River for all your holiday celebrations.

Pre-order your Rogue oysters by midnight December 20 to pick up at our store site.  Select "Fredericksburg Pick-Up" for your fulfillment option.  Oysters will also be available to buy at the pop-up

PRE-ORDER ROGUE OYSTERS
Food Co-op apparel makes a fun and useful holiday gift.  Get your Co-op hoodies, tee shirts, and caps at Creative Color!
BECOME A FOUNDING FOOD CO-OP OWNER!
Our mailing address is:
Fredericksburg Food Co-op
PO Box 1398
Fredericksburg, VA 22402

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