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
28
Thu
Co-op Info Session at Lincoln Public Library! @ Lincoln Public Library
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Co-op Info Session at Lincoln Public Library! @ Lincoln Public Library | Lincoln | MA | United States

Our next Co-op Info Session is at the Lincoln Public Library on Thursday., Dec. 28, at 7:00pm. Come hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West! You can become an Owner on the spot! With almost 900 Owners on board, opening day is not far off. See you at the Lincoln Library!

Lincoln Nursery School First Parish in Lincoln Community Nursery School Codman Community Farms

Dec
30
Sat
A 900-Owner Celebration! @ The Red Raven
Dec 30 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
A 900-Owner Celebration! @ The Red Raven | Acton | MA | United States

We did it, and it’s time to celebrate!!! We passed the 900-Owner threshold, the minimum needed to settle on a site, plan our capital campaign, and open our community owned grocery store! So…

Join Co-op Owners and supporters at The Red Raven in Acton for a 900-Owner Celebration Party! Clink glasses, nosh on apps, and chat with Co-op leaders about our exciting next steps toward opening our store!

We’ll be gathering at the very cool bar upstairs. The event is a cash bar event, and light apps will be provided. Please RSVP here or e-mail Lorne@assabetvillage.coop.

Tis the Season of Co-op, and we just passed 900 Owners! Let’s party!!!

*Not yet a Co-op Owner? No problem! Come anyway, hear about the Co-op, and become an Owner on the spot! Or JOIN ONLINE TODAY!: http://assabetvillage.coop/join-online/

Jan
6
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market! @ Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market! @ Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market | Chelmsford | MA | United States

We’ll be tabling at the AMAZING Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market on Sat., Jan. 6, from 10-2! Come learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store and grab some delicious local food from tons of great vendors! See you at the winter market!

Co-op Tabling at Wayland Winter Farmers Market! @ Wayland Winter Farmers' Market
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Wayland Winter Farmers Market! @ Wayland Winter Farmers' Market | Wayland | MA | United States

Oh man! We’re psyched to join MORE THAN 60 LOCAL FOOD VENDORS at OPENING DAY of the Wayland Winter Farmers’ Market, Sat., Jan. 6, from 10-2! Come learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West! While you’re there, stock up on DELICIOUS local food!

See you at the winter market!

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

Jan
14
Sun
Muddy Water Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour!
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Muddy Water Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour!

Come to a tasting tour of Muddy Water Coffee Roasters, a local craft coffee roaster located at 325 Ayer Rd. in Harvard, Mass! Muddy Water’s Tim Van Sipe will lead us through his roasting process, explaining the ins and outs of craft roasting beans from around the world. At the end, attendees will enjoy pour-over samples of Muddy Water’s coffee! You’ll also be able to purchase fresh beans to take home!

Registration is $10 for Co-op Owners, $15 for non-Owners. Proceeds support the Assabet Village Co-op Market, and space is limited. SIGN UP TODAY BY CLICKING HERE: https://squareup.com/store/AssabetVillageCoop

Not an Owner in our locally sourced, community owned grocery store? JOIN ONLINE TODAY!: http://assabetvillage.coop/join-online/

Jan
20
Sat
Co-op Info Session at Bolton Bean! @ Bolton Bean
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Co-op Info Session at Bolton Bean! @ Bolton Bean | Bolton | MA | United States

ATTENTION BOLTON! We’re returning to the DELICIOUS Bolton Bean on Saturday, Jan. 20! Stop by to hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store. You can become an Owner on the spot!

While you’re there, please purchase a delicious drink or baked goodie from our hosts. RSVP here on Facebook or just show up and ask questions! We’ll see you at the coffee shop!

Jan
28
Sun
Cozy Co-op Gathering! @ Concord, MA
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Cozy Co-op Gathering! @ Concord, MA | Concord | MA | United States

A private COZY CO-OP GATHERING in West Concord! All winter, Owners are hosting Cozy Co-op Gatherings across Metro West. Just invite a few friends and neighbors, pour some hot cocoa or wine, and the Co-op’s Lorne Bell will come share all the info and answer any questions. He’ll even bring locally baked treats and help with the invites 🙂

These are super laid-back and fun, and they work! If you’d like to host your own Cozy Co-op Gathering, contact Lorne at Lorne@assabetvillage.coop. Tis the Season of Co-op – let’s do this!

Jan
31
Wed
Passport Day at Sudbury Cooperative Preschool! @ Sudbury Co-OP Pre-School
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Passport Day at Sudbury Cooperative Preschool! @ Sudbury Co-OP Pre-School | Sudbury | MA | United States

We’ll be tabling at the Sudbury Co-OP Pre-School’s Passport Day on Wednesday, Jan. 31 from 11-12! This is a private event for the preschool’s families, and we’re honored to share our locally sourced, community owned grocery store with the Sudbury Co-op Preschool community!

Like the Assabet Village Co-op Market, SCP is owned and operated by its members (parents). Parents spend time in classrooms alongside professional educators, and the school’s mission emphasizes social responsibility. Enrollment for 2018/2019 is now open! For more information, head to http://sudburycoop.org/

Feb
13
Tue
Co-op Volunteering at Open Table Maynard!
Feb 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Co-op Volunteering at Open Table Maynard!

The Assabet Village Co-op Market will be cooking and serving food at Open Table’s new location in Maynard, and WE NEED YOU! We’re looking for 7 Co-op Owner volunteers – 2 cooks and 5 servers – to cook, serve, and clean up a meal for local residents. We’ll be led by an experienced chef – all you need to bring is your enthusiasm and good hearts! This will be fun!

Please reserve your volunteer spot by contacting Lorne Bell at Lorne@assabetvillage.coop. For more information about Open Table and the vital community services they provide, head here: http://www.opentable.org/

Maynard Community Events Magical Maynard Assabet Village Cultural District Maynard Business Alliance Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce Maynard Family Network Concord Family Network Sudbury Family Network Acton-Boxborough Family Network

Feb
17
Sat
Co-op Info Session at Maynard Public Library! @ Maynard Public Library
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Co-op Info Session at Maynard Public Library! @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

Hey Town of Maynard, Massachusetts, our next Co-op Info Session is Saturday, Feb. 17 at 11am in the Roosevelt Room of the Maynard Public Library! Hear about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to town! Bring a friend, get the scoop, and become an Owner on the spot!

We”l see you on Feb. 17!

Friends of the Maynard Public Library Maynard Community Events Maynard Business Alliance Revitalize Maynard Collaborative Magical Maynard Assabet Village Cultural District Maynard Friends And Families Maynard Family Network

Feb
22
Thu
Cozy Co-op Gathering in Hudson!
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cozy Co-op Gathering in Hudson!

Wanna come to a Cozy Co-op Gathering in Hudson and enjoy DELICIOUS baked goods and ice cream from New City Microcreamery?!! ALL NON-OWNERS (and Owners who bring a non-Owner friend or two) ARE INVITED! One of our Co-op Owners is hosting 20 lucky locals at The Lofts on Felton – Cowork in Hudson, a very cool co-working space.

Come shmooze with local food fans. Enjoy local ice cream and treats. Take info about the Co-op or become an Owner on the spot! SPACE IS LIMITED – RSVP ON THIS PAGE OR E-MAIL LORNE@ASSABETVILLAGE.COOP *Attendees, please park on the street.

We’ll see you at our Cozy Co-op Gathering!

Hudson Family Network Hudson Family Network Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson Marlborough, Massachusetts Bolton, Massachusetts Bolton Local

Feb
27
Tue
Co-op Info Session at Hudson Rotary Club! @ Hudson Portuguese Club
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Co-op Info Session at Hudson Rotary Club! @ Hudson Portuguese Club | Hudson | MA | United States

We’re honored to be speaking about the Assabet Village Co-op Market to members of the Hudson Rotary Club on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6pm! This meeting is open to the public, so come hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! The meeting will be held at the Hudson Portuguese Club, 13 Port Street in Hudson.

While you’re there, get to know members of the Rotary Club. A buffet dinner is also available for $18. We’ll see you in Hudson!

Hudson, Massachusetts rail trail flatbread co. New City Microcreamery Hudson Massachusetts Police Department Hudson Family Network First United Methodist Church of Hudson, MA St Michael’s Parish Hudson MA Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce Hudson Fire Department

Mar
17
Sat
Co-op Tabling at the Maynard Road Race!
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Co-op Tabling at the Maynard Road Race!

We’ll be tabling at the 20th Annual Maynard Road Race on Saturday, March 17 from 9-12:30pm! Come cheer on the runners and enjoy local food vendors and a Kid Zone with bounce houses, face painting, and more! While you’re there, stop by our table and hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to town. You can become an Owner on the spot!

If you’re interested in running in the race (open to all ages), click here: http://www.bgcav.org/maynard-road-race

See you on St. Patty’s Day!

Battle Road Brew House Boys & Girls Club of Assabet Valley Maynard Business Alliance

Mar
18
Sun
Co-op Tabling at Bolton Local Potluck! @ First Parish of Bolton
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Bolton Local Potluck! @ First Parish of Bolton | Bolton | MA | United States

We’re delighted to be tabling at the upcoming Bolton Local Community Potluck! All Bolton residents are welcome. Come shake off the winter blues, meet your neighbors, and learn more about Bolton. While you’re there, hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store opening in Metro West. You can become an Owner on the spot!

Please bring your favorite dish (with recipe or ingredient list) to share, and to reduce waste, please bring your own place setting, including utensils.

To RSVP, call Karen at 781-354-7304 or e-mail: info@BoltonLocal.org . We’ll see you at First Parish!

Bolton, Massachusetts

Mar
24
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Woolapalooza! @ Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Woolapalooza! @ Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm | Lincoln | MA | United States

We’re psyched to join Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm’s Annual Woolapalooza! Celebrate the coming of spring with a festival featuring fiber, food, fun, and all things sheep! While you’re there, stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! You can become an Owner on the spot!

Festival highlights include:
Drumlin Farm’s new spring babies
A sheep shearing demonstration
A “sheep-to-Sweater Interpretive Trail” to learn how fleece on
sheep becomes the warm woolen sweater you wear
Hands-on activities for all ages
Local fiber artisans and sell their handmade products

Lunch—made with all natural, locally grown Drumlin Farm food—will be available for purchase. Tickets are $15 Members • $17 Nonmembers. Free for children under age 2. Advance registration is not available. Your entrance fee provides critical support for Drumlin Farm’s education and conservation programs.

We’ll see you at Woolapalooza!!!

Maynard Friends And Families Maynard Family Network Lincoln Family Association Sudbury Family Network Concord Family Network Acton-Boxborough Family Network Bolton Local