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.

Oct
17
Tue
Tabling at Stearns Farm CSA @ Stearns Farm CSA
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tabling at Stearns Farm CSA @ Stearns Farm CSA | Framingham | MA | United States

We’ll be tabling at the awesome Stearns Farm CSA in Framingham on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2-7pm! Come on by, learn all about the Co-op, and become an Owner on the spot!

Stearns is a CSA-only farm, so grab some information about their farm shares. And yes, WINTER SHARES ARE AVAILABLE!

See you on the farm!

Oct
22
Sun
Co-op Foliage Walk & Scavenger Hunt at Memorial Forest!
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Co-op Foliage Walk & Scavenger Hunt at Memorial Forest!

Join the Co-op and Sudbury Valley Trustees for a family-friendly guided foliage walk through Memorial Forest in Sudbury! SVT Director of Stewardship (and Co-op Owner #20) Laura Mattei will lead you through beautiful stream, marsh, and woodland habitat. Kids will also enjoy a scavenger hunt along the way!!

While you’re there, learn about the Assabet Village Co-op Market, a locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Maynard. You can become an Owner on the spot!

This event is family-friendly and free to all, though registration is highly encouraged by heading here: http://www.svtweb.org/calendar/family-friendly-walk-memorial-forest

Sudbury Family Network Acton-Boxborough Cultural Council Concord Family Network Maynard Family Network

Oct
28
Sat
Tabling at Bolton’s Halloween Parade!
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tabling at Bolton's Halloween Parade!

Happy Halloween!!! We’ll be at Bolton’s Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 28, from 3-5pm! The parade begins at Bolton’s Memorial Field and runs down Main Street to Mechanic Street, ending at Florence Sawyer School. A Halloween Party will follow!

Find our table on Trick or Treat Lane (runs down Mechanic to Emerson School gym), where there’ll be candy and toys for the kids and you can learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! See you on Trick or Treat Lane!

Bolton Bean Bolton Spring Farm Bolton Orchards Bolton, Massachusetts

Nov
5
Sun
Annual Owners Meeting! @ Maynard Lodge of Elks
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual Owners Meeting! @ Maynard Lodge of Elks | Maynard | MA | United States

It’s our Annual Owners Meeting, and this year is a can’t-miss event!! We plan to reach #800 Owners by the meeting and begin our final countdown to 900, when we can choose our site, launch our capital campaign, and build our community owned grocery store!!

The Owners Meeting will include updates on our progress, trajectory, and projected impact in the community. We’ll also elect several new members to the Co-op Board of Directors, and we’ll have great treats from our local sponsors (including The Bake Shoppe, Haute Coffee, and more!).

Owners, let’s make it a celebration! HELP US REACH #800 BY SENDING AN E-MAIL AND SHARING YOUR CO-OP PASSION WITH FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS!! It’s super easy, and it works!

This meeting is for Co-op Owners. STILL NOT AN OWNER? IT’S TIME!! JOIN ONLINE TODAY and help bring a locally sourced, community owned grocery store to Metro West!: http://assabetvillage.coop/join-online/

Nov
11
Sat
Co-op Info Session @ Sudbury Coffee Works! @ Sudbury Coffee Works
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Join us for our next Co-op Info Session at Sudbury Coffee Works on Saturday, November 11, from 8-10:30am! Purchase a delicious cup of coffee (you can watch Dan hand-roast your beans!). Then mosey over to our table to learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West!

What could be better than coffee with the Co-op? And Co-op Owners, gather some non-Owner friends for a morning coffee and help us reach our 900-Owner goal. We’ll see you at the coffee shop!

May
19
Sat
Springfest in Stow! @ Center School
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

We’ll be tabling at SpringFest 2018, Stow’s 50-year springtime tradition! Bring the whole family for great vendors, free popcorn, cotton candy, snow cones, entertainment, live music, bouncy houses and more!!

While you’re there, stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to Metro West! You can become an Owner on the spot!

For more info about SpringFest’s events lineup, head to https://www.facebook.com/pg/Springfest-2018-183439839075221/events/ . See you on Saturday, May 19, 10am-3pm at Center School in Stow!!!

May
20
Sun
Brewery Tour at Jack’s Abby! @ Jack's Abby Craft Lagers
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of the award-winning Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers in Framingham, Sunday, May 20 from 12-12:45pm! We’ll check out all the action, from mash to hopback to fermentation. Jack’s Abby has won national and international awards for its craft lagers, all brewed right here in our own backyard. After the tour, purchase some fresh brew to go and grab some delicious lunch in the brewery’s famous beer hall!

Tickets are just $10 for Co-op Owners, $12 for non-Owners. RESERVE YOUR TICKETS TODAY BY CLICKING HERE: https://squareup.com/store/AssabetVillageCoop/

If you haven’t yet joined the Co-op, JOIN TODAY! We’re building a locally sourced, community-owned grocery store, and with almost 1,000 Owners already on board, opening day is not far off! BECOME AN OWNER HERE!: http://assabetvillage.coop/

May
31
Thu
Co-op Community Update Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

It’s time for an Assabet Village Co-op Market update! Hear about the ongoing site search, learn about the upcoming capital campaign, see sales projections, and ask questions. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend!

Please RSVP to Lorne@assabetvillage.coop or click “going” on our event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/216618239096956/

Jun
3
Sun
Co-op Info Session @ Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church @ Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

We’re honored to host Fellowship Hour at Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church! Come hear all about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store opening in Metro West (target location: Maynard). From increasing access to local healthy food to reducing our food’s carbon footprint, co-ops have a huge impact on the local community. Ask questions, take info with you, or become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

Fellowship Hour begins at 11 am, just after Sunday service. Snacks will be provided. We’ll see you at HUU!

Jun
16
Sat
Co-op Info Session at Haute Coffee in Concord
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come to Haute Coffee in Concord Center for our next Co-op Info Session! We’ll be answering all your questions about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to Metro West. Take info with you or become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

While you’re there, please purchase a DELICIOUS drink or bite from our gracious hosts (you won’t need any arm twisting). Haute serves great breakfast and lunch. See you there!!!