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Winter Solstice & Art Show Opening

Opening Reception for Reduce, Reuse & Amuse Friday, December 20th 4 to 6pm Upstairs in the gathering room Same date and time: Winter Solstice Celebration In store! Delicious snacks from Judi…along with recipes to take home Music from Adam Gordon & Cat Buxton with a few tunes from Chris 5% Discount to all Happy Holidays!

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Wrap & Pack Parties!

Looking for help dealing with gift wrapping? Have a few gifts to send across country? Come to one of our Wrap and Pack Parties! You provide the gifts. The Co-op will give you the space and materials to do some creative wrapping. You can use our vast stores of bubblewrap, packing peanuts, and cardboard boxes […]

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Food Drive!

Food Drive To benefit Hartford Dismas House   Monday, November 25th   Help get the new Hartford Dismas House’s kitchen stocked by participating in the Co-op’s Food Drive. Non-perishable foods, including bulk items, are needed to get this non-profit transitional home off to a good start. Swing by on Monday. We have a list of […]

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Come meet the Sew-op!

Sew-op Sale! In-store Friday, November 22   ¨ Come meet the Sew-op Instructors from 11am to 7pm. ¨ Pick up a handmade gift item for the holidays! ¨ Proceeds benefit the Sew-op! ¨ Find out more about Sew-op classes and Open Hours opportunities! ¨ Register for upcoming classes!  

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Plastics Recycling101 by Rachel Obbard PhD, Materials Engineer

Our newsletter will be available online shortly. The printed Holiday issue will be available in-store on Saturday, November 16th. In the meantime…wet your whistle with this fantastic article from one of our board members, Rachel Obbard.   Plastics are synthetic resins that are made from polymers plus other chemicals, mostly plasticizers (which make them easier to mold), dyes, and heat […]

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Annual Meeting Highlights

The Annual Meeting was held at the Bugbee Senior Center, our neighbors across the street. Their facility was just what we needed to hold a great party with little fuss. If you didn’t make the meeting, enjoy these snaps of the festivities. Many fine folks attended, including the General Management Team, board members, staff, Superworkers and of […]

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