Our events and classes are a great way to get involved as a volunteer or attendee! Click on any of the exciting events and classes below for more information.

Dec
6
Thu
Free Food Justice Film!: “A Place at the Table” @ Fine Arts Theatre Place
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Food Justice Film!: "A Place at the Table" @ Fine Arts Theatre Place | Maynard | MA | United States

Come see the award-winning food justice documentary, “A Place at the Table,” Thursday, Dec. 6, 7pm at Fine Arts Theatre Place in Maynard! Hosted by Jeff Bridges and produced by the team behind “Food, Inc.”, “A Place at the Table” explores the root causes of hunger in the US and the path to real food justice.

This event is FREE FOR EVERYONE thanks to our fantastic local sponsors, Studio InSitu Architects, Inc, Revolution Community Yoga, and Gallery Seven Frame Shop & Fine Art Gallery! Space is limited, so please RSVP on this page to let us know you’re coming!

Dec
8
Sat
Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee! @ Karma Coffee Roasters
Dec 8 @ 8:15 am – 9:30 am
Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee! @ Karma Coffee Roasters | Sudbury | MA | United States

Come to a delicious Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee Roasters, one of the region’s finest small-batch coffee roasters! All of Karma’s coffees are ethically sourced, and Owner David travels the world to meet the farmers and pay fair prices for his single-source beans. You’ll see the roasting process live and taste the freshest coffee around!

Tickets are just $8 for Co-op Owners, $12 for non-Owners. Space is limited to 15, so reserve your tickets today by clicking HERE: https://squareup.com/store/AssabetVillageCoop

Remember, we’re opening a community-owned grocery store that sources from tons of local producers like Karma. Learn more here – http://assabetvillage.coop/ – and we’ll see you at Karma!

Dec
9
Sun
Cozy Co-op Gathering! @ Bolton, MA
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cozy Co-op Gathering! @ Bolton, MA | Bolton | MA | United States

Our first Cozy Co-op Gathering of the winter! One of our Owners is hosting a private gathering to shmooze with friends and neighbors about the Co-op. These are super fun and super easy events! Just pour some hot cocoa or wine and we’ll bring all the Co-op info to share. We also help with invites and bring locally baked treats for everyone – easy and cozy!

To host your own Cozy Co-op Gathering for friends, simple email Lorne at Lorne@assabetvillage.coop. ‘Tis the Season of Co-op! Let’s celebrate!

Dec
15
Sat
Co-op Brews, News, and FAQs! @ Medusa Brewing Company
Dec 15 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Co-op Brews, News, and FAQs! @ Medusa Brewing Company | Hudson | MA | United States

Take a break from holiday shopping and join us at Medusa Brewing Company for Co-op Brews, News, and FAQs! Grab a delicious beer from Medusa’s amazing lineup, then come shmooze and ask questions about the Assabet Village Co-op Market, a locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the area!

The beer isn’t free, but it’s DELICIOUS. And we have our own room to hang out and talk Co-op! RSVP today, and we’ll see you on Dec. 15!

Jan
3
Thu
Store Development Committee – First Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Store Development Committee - First Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

It’s the the first meeting of the Co-op’s Store Development Committee! We’ll be organizing store design charrettes to gather Owner input for our store design consultant, as well as creating product and programming surveys for our Owners. These efforts will ensure that our community-owned grocery store reflects our Owners’ priorities on Opening Day!

We’ll meet in the Trustees Room at the Maynard Library on Thursday, Jan 3 at 7:30pm. Please bring a notebook or laptop, and let’s build our store!

Jan
8
Tue
Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Battle Road Brew House
Jan 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Battle Road Brew House | Maynard | MA | United States

On the heels of a fantastic first meeting, the Food Justice Committee will reconvene on Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 6:30pm at Battle Road Brewing Company. All are welcome as we start to solidify a plan of action to increase access to healthy food for all at our community-owned grocery store. See you at Battle Road!

Jan
12
Sat
Wayland Winter Farmers Market! @ Russell's Garden Center
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wayland Winter Farmers Market! @ Russell's Garden Center | Wayland | MA | United States

We’re tabling at Opening Day of the Wayland Winter Farmers’ Market! This is the region’s biggest and best winter market, with more than 60 small-batch vendors selling amazing local foods – cheeses, winter root veggies, fresh breads, prepared foods, wines, sustainably raised meats, fresh fish chowders, scratch-made pies, and more!

While you’re there, stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store. With more than 1,000 member Owners on board and our site search underway, opening day is not far off!

See you in Wayland!

Jan
15
Tue
Co-op Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Co-op Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

The Store Development Committee’s next meeting is on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 7pm in the Roosevelt Room of the Maynard Public Library! We’ll continue our exciting work designing our store and creating product and programming surveys to build the community-owned grocery store we all want.

ALL Co-op Owners are invited to this meeting – from experienced designers and survey experts to Owners who just want to get engaged. Come share your passion and help us build a Co-op that represents the community it serves!

See you there!

Jan
31
Thu
Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

The Store Development Committee’s next meeting is on Thursday, Jan. 31, 7pm in the Trustees Room of the Maynard Public Library! We’ll continue our exciting work designing our store and creating product and programming surveys to build the community-owned grocery store we all want.

ALL Co-op Owners are invited to this meeting – from experienced designers and survey experts to Owners who just want to get engaged. Come share your passion and help us build a Co-op that represents the community it serves!

See you there!

Feb
5
Tue
Co-op Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Co-op Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

Come to the next meeting of the Co-op’s Food Justice Committee! We’re working hard to reach out to underserved communities and increase access to healthy food for all, and we need YOU on board. Come share your insights and ideas and help us build a community-owned grocery store that is much more than just a supermarket.

Please RSVP, and we’ll see you on Feb. 5 in the Cullen Room at the Maynard Public Library. Let’s do this!