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.

Sep
8
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Backyard Bolton!
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Backyard Bolton!

JOIN US AT THE FIRST EVER BACKYARD BOLTON, where small farms, homesteaders, and backyard gardeners bring their best home grown foods and products to sell! This is as FRESH and LOCAL as it gets!

The event takes place on Aug. 25, Sept. 8, and Sept. 22 from 10-1 on Bolton Common. Come for unique and delicious finds – then visit our table to learn about the Co-op, a locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the region. You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot! (Check out http://assabetvillage.coop/ to become an Owner online 🙂

To become a vendor at Backyard Bolton, e-mail Erik at eneyland@townofbolton.biz. We’ll see you on the Common!

Bolton Local Bolton MA Community Group Bolton Bean Bolton Loco Bolton, Massachusetts Marlborough, Massachusetts Hudson, Massachusetts Acton, Massachusetts Littleton, Massachusetts Lancaster, Massachusetts Destination Bolton – Bolton Economic Development Committee Bolton News

Sep
11
Tue
Tabling at Hudson Farmers Market
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We’ll be tabling at the awesome Hudson, MA Farmers’ Market, Tuesdays, July 10, Aug. 14, and Sept. 11 from 4-7pm! Grab great local produce, meats, baked goods, wines and more, and stop by our table to learn about the locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the area! You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

See you at the Hudson Farmers Market!

Sep
15
Sat
Co-op House Party! @ Maynard, MA
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Co-op House Party! @ Maynard, MA | Maynard | MA | United States

One of our Co-op Owners is throwing a private Co-op House Party for friends!

These are an easy and fun way to share the co-op with your crew. Simply invite a few friends and neighbors, pour some wine or iced tea, and we’ll do the rest. Our Director of Outreach, Lorne Bell, will come with all the Co-op info. Folks can take it with them or become Co-op Owners on the spot! Lorne will even bring locally baked treats and help with the invite. Easy!

If you want to host your own Co-op House Party, e-mail Lorne@assabetvillage.coop We’re building our community-owned grocery store together. Let’s do this!!!

Sep
22
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Backyard Bolton!
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Co-op Tabling at Backyard Bolton!

JOIN US AT THE FIRST EVER BACKYARD BOLTON, where small farms, homesteaders, and backyard gardeners bring their best home grown foods and products to sell! This is as FRESH and LOCAL as it gets!

The event takes place on Aug. 25, Sept. 8, and Sept. 22 from 10-1 on Bolton Common. Come for unique and delicious finds – then visit our table to learn about the Co-op, a locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the region. You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot! (Check out http://assabetvillage.coop/ to become an Owner online 🙂

To become a vendor at Backyard Bolton, e-mail Erik at eneyland@townofbolton.biz. We’ll see you on the Common!

Bolton Local Bolton MA Community Group Bolton Bean Bolton Loco Bolton, Massachusetts Marlborough, Massachusetts Hudson, Massachusetts Acton, Massachusetts Littleton, Massachusetts Lancaster, Massachusetts Destination Bolton – Bolton Economic Development Committee Bolton News

Sep
29
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Maynard Fest!
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Co-op Tabling at Maynard Fest!

Join the Co-op at the 26th Annual Maynard Fest, Saturday, Sept. 29, from 9-3:30!!! Bring the whole family and enjoy more than 100 vendors: great local food, art, artisan crafts, and kids activities! While you’re there, stop by our table to hear all about the Assabet Village Co-op Market, a locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the area. You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

We’ll see you at Maynard Fest!!!

Oct
6
Sat
Tabling at the Harvard Flea Market! @ The Bromfield School
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tabling at the Harvard Flea Market! @ The Bromfield School | Harvard | MA | United States

We’ll be at Harvard’s GIANT one-day outdoor flea market, the largest in Greater Boston and Central Mass! Check out more than 170 BOOTHS filled with antiques, collectibles, and household treasures (and a great food court :). And stop by our table to hear all about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store! You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

We’ll see you there!

Admission: $3 for adults (including seniors); $1 for children ages 6 to 12; $5 for early birds (7 to 9 a.m.)

Harvard, Massachusetts Harvard General Store Harvard Cultural Collaborative Harvard Family Association

Oct
13
Sat
Harvard Farmers Market
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

We’ll be tabling at the fantastic Harvard Farmers Market in Harvard, Massachusetts! Come hear all about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store and become an Owner on the spot!

While you’re there, buy great in-season produce, meats, and cheese and shop local! We’ll see you in Harvard!

Oct
21
Sun
Co-op Info Session at Temple Emanuel! @ Temple Emanuel of Marlborough, MA
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Co-op Info Session at Temple Emanuel! @ Temple Emanuel of Marlborough, MA | Marlborough | MA | United States

We’re honored and excited to hold our next Co-op Info Session at Temple Emanuel of Marlborough, MA! Come hear all about the locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the area (target location: Maynard!).

More than 1,000 Co-op Owners are already on board. Come see what’s going on!

Marlborough, Massachusetts Marlborough Enterprise

Oct
27
Sat
Family Co-op Night at Serendipity Cafe! @ Serendipity Cafe
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Co-op Night at Serendipity Cafe! @ Serendipity Cafe | Maynard | MA | United States

Is your family new to the Maynard area? Do you want a community-owned grocery store that sources from LOCAL farms and food producers? Come hear all about it at Family Co-op Night, Sat. Oct. 27, 6pm at Serendipity Cafe!!!

The Assabet Village Co-op Market is opening a community-owned grocery store that sources LOCAL food. That means fresher, healthier food for our families and a thriving local economy. And the best part? We’re owned by YOU, our community. With more than 1,000 member-Owners already on board, opening day is not far off!

Please RSVP to this page, and please SHARE our event far and wide. Together we’re building a community-owned grocery store – LET’S DO THIS!!!

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

The 2018 Annual Owners Meeting will be held on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2-4pm at the Elks Club in Maynard. All Co-op Owners are invited!

If you haven’t yet RSVPd to the Annual Meeting E-vite, please take a moment to let us know if you’re coming. And if you didn’t receive the E-vite, please let us know.

This is a can’t-miss meeting!:

– Hear the latest site search update, including an overview of sites we’ve explored and eliminated and the logistics of why.
– Learn about the remaining challenges as we seek a viable site for our store.
– Join the Store Development Committee to help design our store and gather input for products & programming! (Please email info@assabetvillage.coop for more information.)
– Vote in Board Elections – See our fantastic Board nominees below!

You’ll also enjoy AMAZING local treats from the best small batch producers around, including:
The Compulsive Baker in Maynard
Concord Teacakes in West Concord
Bolton Bean in Bolton
Union Coffee Roaster in Ayer
Serendipity Cafe in Maynard
Haute Coffee in Concord

We hope to see you on Nov. 4!

Sincerely,
AVCM Board of Directors

*Please note: All Members are encouraged to attend and participate in the meeting. Only those members who have paid their for their share in full as of the morning of Nov. 4 will be entitled to vote.