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.
Come to Beekeeping 101, an outdoor class taught by professional beekeeper and local artist Melissa Ljosa. The event will be held at the Maynard Honeybee Meadow, a new community bee meadow and educational space behind Maynard’s ArtSpace building. Melissa will share all her beekeeping knowledge and information about how to start your own backyard hive! Please bring a lawn chair or blanket. Space is limited, so RESERVE YOUR TICKET TODAY BY CLICKING HERE: https://squareup.com/store/AssabetVillageCoop/
We’ll be tabling at the new Hudson Farmers Market! Volunteer at our table and shmooze about the Co-op to grow our owner ranks! Sign up for one or two shifts. No experience required. A seasoned Co-op tabler will be there to help and talking points will be provided. While you’re there, grab some fantastic local food! TO SIGN UP, CLICK HERE: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e44a4ab2ca31-tabling9
Our next Co-op Info Session will be held at Medusa Brewing Company in Hudson! Owners, bring your non-Owner friends and neighbors, purchase a delicious pint from our gracious hosts, then mosy over to our table to learn all about the Assabet Village Co-op Market! Medusa is an open food establishment, meaning they do not serve food but encourage folks to bring or order in food from surrounding restaurants. (Like a picnic, but with beer!)
What’s the Co-op? We’re bringing a community owned grocery store to Metro West, sourcing food from LOCAL farms and retuurning profits to the community through farmers, living wages, Owner dividends, and awesome programs and classes. And with 650 Owners already on board, opening day is not far off!
Come learn more and enjoy good beer with good people! Please RSVP on our Faecbook event page – https://www.facebook.com/events/430325903993992/ or e-mail Lorne@assabetvillage.coop to let us know you can make it. See you at the brewery!
We’ll be growing our owner ranks and spreading the word about the Co-op at the 31st annual Hudson Community Fest! Come table with us on Saturday, June 10, from 9-3:30. It’s all about shmoozing with folks and sharing your enthusiasm for an awesome community owned grocery store! To sign up, click here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040E44A4AB2CA31-tabling8
We’ll be tabling at the Acton-Boxborough Farmers Market! Come volunteer behind our table and shmooze with shoppers about the Assabet Village Co-op Market! That’s it! Sign up for one or two shifts. No experience required. You’ll be paired with a seasoned Co-op tabler and talking points are provided. While you’re there, grab some fantastic local food!
TO SIGN UP, CLICK HERE: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e44a4ab2ca31-tabling16
Tabling is one of the most fun ways to volunteer, and the Wayland Farmers Market is an awesome venue!! You and a fellow volunteer will stand at our table and shmooze with potential new owners about our Co-op. Talking points are provided. It’s that easy!
Sign up for a morning or afternoon shift by clicking here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e44a4ab2ca31-tabling14
We’ll be participating in Kerem Shalom’s Mizvah Day, a day of celebrating and learning about local organizations that are making a positive social impact! Kerem Shalom is a synagogue in Concord with a long tradition of initiatives and projects focused on tikkun olam – healing the world. We are proud to share the Co-op’s work – supporting local farms, encouraging sustainable growing practices and humane meat farming, shrinking our food’s carbon footprint, and increasing access to healthy foods – with Kerem Shalom’s families.
Join us for our next awesome Co-op Info Session on Thursday, July 13 at 9:30am at Karma Coffee Roasters, 100 Boston Post Road in Sudbury. Learn why more than 700 Metro West families are psyched to open their locally sourced, community owned grocery store. Ask questions and become an Owner on the spot!
While you’re there, please feel free to purchase some DELICIOUS, house-roasted coffee from our gracious hosts (you won’t need any arm twisting). Dave, the shop’s owner, travels the world to track down his gourmet beans, then roasts them in house. And yes, the coffee is THAT GOOD.
RSVP “GOING” to let us know you’ll be there. See you at Karma!
We’ll be tabling at the Carlisle Farmers Market at Kimball’s Ice Cream Stand in Carlisle! Come learn about the Co-op or volunteer at our table and help grow our owner ranks! Sign up for one or two shifts. No experience required. You’ll be paired with a seasoned Co-op tabler and talking points are provided. While you’re there, grab some fantastic local food and ice cream!
To sign up to volunteer, CLICK HERE: http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/9040E44A4AB2CA31-tabling23
WOW! This is going to be FANTASTIC! Come visit our table at Nourish: A Celebration of Local Art & Food on Saturday, July 15 from 11am-4pm at The Umbrella Community Arts Center at 40 Stow Street in Concord! There’ll be local food and art for sale, farm stands, art activities, food education activities, music, and more!
Suggested donation of $5 per person or $10 per family benefits The Umbrella Arts Center and The Greater Boston Food Bank. See you at NOURISH!