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Call for Haiku Submissions

Everyone loves haiku. Simple, poignant, quick and easy to swallow. We are looking for your “Ode to Farmers” to kick off our 40 Days of Celebration, leading up to our Anniversary Picnic on June 25th. We want your thoughts on those that grow and all things field, flora and fauna. Submit your entries by May […]

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April Sew-op Events

Sew-op: To serve as an educational hub for community members of all ages to learn fiber crafts, donate and repurpose gently used materials, and empower people through skill building. Registration is required for all classes. Sew-op Open Hours is the only exclusion to registration. Cost: $20 fee for members, $25 non-members, $30 parent/child or sibling […]

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April Events at the Co-op

In-store Events First Friday April 1st, 4 to 6pm Kick off your First Friday with us! Guest musicians will be Matt Cardillo and later on Chris Jacobson. Judi will be here with special “mock” food samples for our April Fools First Friday. We will be offering samples of some cheese pairings. Don’t forget to enter our […]

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Beets Rutabaga March HOM

Harvest of the Month: Beets & Rutabagas

  It’s March! We are at the end of our root cellar coffers. This is the time of year when we get creative with those last roots and anxiously await the spring greens that will bring us much needed fresh nutrients. In the meantime or in addition to our home sprouting operations we can turn […]

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Latest Products at the Co-op

Every month we get a wide selection of new products. Have a look at some of these new items for the month of March: We now carry a new organic and gluten free breakfast item called Qia cereal mix. Qia mix is made with Chia seeds, buckwheat groats, hemp seeds, cranberries, and almonds. This high protein and […]

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Black Bean Bath

Creating Your Own Natural Dye

Experimenting with natural dyeing can be an exciting way to embrace sustainable practices and living a low waste lifestyle. It is also great way to bring a variety of color to many projects we do all year round especially our holiday projects. You can choose from a wide selection of edible ingredients which are safe for eating […]

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Call for Submissions!

DON’T FORGET!!!! Finding Fiber a showcase celebrating Earth Day. Our planet is currently losing over 15 billion trees each year due to deforestation, land development, and bad forest management (that is roughly 48 football fields every minute) The Earth Day Network is announcing Trees for the Earth, a plan to plant 7.8 billion trees by Earth […]

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Plant A Flower Day!

With National Plant a Flower Day tomorrow, Saturday March 12th, we would like to take this time to highlight our collection of literature from our Member Library. Then shine some light on our selection of seeds from High Mowing and Fedco Seeds. Take advantage of an assortment of Gardening or Farming literature from our Library to […]

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Some Disruptions in Store!

Heads up! Next week there are several items to take note of: Monday and Tuesday, the 14th & 15th, our seating area will be unavailable. We are preparing to replace our check out lanes and will be staging the new furniture there. Tuesday evening we will close early: 7pm, to replace the front end register […]

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