Upper Valley Food Co-op: Fostering Community Connections as a Trusted Food Resource
First Friday February 4th, 4 to 6pm
Join us for a special First Friday event! Jennifer Mandarino will be here to offer henna painting for a small fee (proceeds to go towards local humane shelter). Enjoy food samples from Judi and cheese demo near our cheese case! Don’t forget to enter to win a free raffle and get a 5% discount on purchases from 4-6pm!
Member Tour Friday, February 10th, 5pm
Want to know more about your local Co-op? This workshop will give you a chance to see the ins-and-outs of UVFC. Take a deeper look into our building and facilities. Learn more about our various departments. Find out how we strive to decrease the gap between consumers and anonymous food. Get an opportunity to ask questions along the way! These tours Free and are open to our members, or any individual considering membership at the Upper Valley Food Co-op. Registration required with workshop max set at six participants. Register in-store at the Co-op, or call 295-5804; or email email@example.com.
Game Night Friday, February 10th, 5 to 7pm
Join us for our monthly Game Night event upstairs at the Co-op! Play a round of Co-opoly, Scrabble, Pictionary, or play your favorite card game. Feel free to bring your own game to share! Light refreshments provided! Age 18+. Please call ahead in the event of inclement weather.
Cheese Pairing w/ Jason Mills Saturday, February 11th, 6pm
Join us for an evening of Cheese. During this class we will explore the different types of cheese, scrape the surface of some pairing options and then of course, we will indulge. Spruce up your entertaining abilities before the holiday party and discover your new favorite cheese. We hope this class will excite you and act as a steppingstone into the endless options of cheese pairing. This workshop is $10 for members or $15 for non-members and open to the Upper Valley Community. Registration required. Register in-store at the Co-op’s front-end, or call 295-5804; or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration needs to meet a 5 person minimum to hold the workshop
The Power in Your Hands Wednesday, February 1st, February 15th, and March 1st 10am-noon
Join Frances McManus in this workshop series to practice healing through your hands. Discover and Experience Yoga for your hands, in this 3 part class. Registration required. Wear loose comfortable clothing. Members $15, Non-members $20 (price is for all three lessons, ask us for a pro-rated rate to take the last two classes, late registraitions are dependant on spaces available) Workshop continues on Wednesdays with the same start time: February 15th and March 1st
Creative Living Series: Talkin’ Trash with Olivia Lapierre Thursday, February 16th, 6pm
Join Olivia for her second workshop on Zero Waste living. Olivia will delve deeper into the benefits to this sustainable lifestyle and how it can be done with small and simple changes to reduce your footprint. Create your own vegan, waste-free and toxic-free deoderant! Join us for this special event and be inspired to incorporate new sustainable practices in your daily life! Registration required. Follow our Creative Living Series monthly. We hope to see you there!
Member Drive Saturday-Friday, February 18th-24th, allday
Update or sign-up to become a member of the Upper Valley Food Co-op!
Member Mixer, E&O Open House, and Annual Art Show Friday, February 24th, 5-7pm
Enjoy our Member Mixer, Education and Outreach Open House, and Annual Art Show! Meet fellow members or stop by to see why you should become a member to the Upper Valley Food Co-op! Learn more about the Community Center at UVFC and the Education and Outreach department that manages it. Find ways to participate in upcoming programs and take advantage of our community resources, like our Creative Living Series, Sew-op Studio, or Member Library.
Brain Buzz Wednesday, January 25th, 6pm
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UVFC Board Meeting Tuesday, February 28th, 6pm. Open to all Co-op members.
The Member Library is a collection of donated and gathered books and DVDs on topics related to Food and Alternative Living. It is located upstairs in the Classroom. The Library is open to the Upper Valley community during Library Open Hours. Visitors are welcome to sit and enjoy the books, and Library members may check out books. Talk to the Librarian on staff during open hours to find out how to become a Library member. Look at our open hours schedule to find a time that works best for you!