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 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Old Frog Pond Farm
Love art? Love organic food? This is gonna be awesome! We’ll be tabling at Old Frog Pond Farm‘s artists’ reception for its AMAZING outdoor sculpture walk on Sunday, September 10 from 11-5pm (reception runs 1-4). Come for the inspiring art, buy some great organic produce (APPLES!), and learn all about our locally sourced, community owned
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Drumlin Farm
IT’S HARVEST TIME! We’ll be tabling at Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm‘s Fall Harvest Celebration on Saturday, September 16 from 10am-4pm! This is a FANTASTIC, family-friendly event. Enjoy cooking demonstrations, tastings, a tour of the farm’s fields, garden activities, and up-close encounters with some of the animals who love to visit the garden. Free with paid
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm Codman Community Farms
We’ll be tabling at the Lincoln Farmers Market at beautiful Codman Community Farms! Come learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store and become an Owner on the spot! While you’re there, grab some fresh, local produce, meats, and all the harvests of fall! You can also reserve your pickup of fresh poultry
Sep 26 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm Avidia Bank Parking Lot behind Town Hall
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
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Maynard Fest
We’ll be tabling at this year’s Maynard Fest! This is a HUGE celebration in downtown Maynard with food, art, drinks, and kids’ activities! Fine Arts Theatre Place will also screen cartoons from 10-12! Stop by our table to learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store, and become an Owner on the spot!
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A crisp fall night, a pint of delicious, local microbrew, and OUR NEXT AWESOME CO-OP INFO SESSION AND HANGOUT! Join our Director of Outreach & Communications, Lorne Bell, on Thursday, October 12 from 6:30-8:30pm at Medusa Brewing Company in Hudson! Purchase a delicious pint from our hosts and then head to the dart room to
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Gardner Field
We’ll be tabling at the super fun Oktoberfest at West Acton Village (free admission)! Come learn about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West. You can become an Owner on the spot! While you’re there, check out 40 vendors and artists, live music, bounce house and games for kids, and of
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us at the one and only Harvard Farmers Market in Harvard, Mass.! Come for all the last harvests of the season, learn about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store, and become an Owner on the spot! Already an Owner? Volunteer as a tabler! Simply chat up your fellow Metro Westers about what you
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm Stearns Farm CSA
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
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
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
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Maynard Lodge of Elks
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,
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am Sudbury Coffee Works
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
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Congregation Beth Elohim
We’re sharing our Co-op with the Social Action Committee at Congregation Beth Elohim in Acton! From reducing the carbon footprint of the food we eat to supporting struggling small farms, paying living wages, and donating to charity, food co-ops are making huge strides toward “tikkun olam” – healing the world. Looking forward to our visit
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Thoreau Club
Hey Concord, Massachusetts, we’re tabling at the Thoreau Club’s Wellness Day, Thursday, Nov. 30, 9am-12pm! THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO EVERYONE, not just club members. Come learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store and check out the Thoreau Club’s amazing programs and facilities! See you on Nov. 30! Concord Family Network
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
We’ll be marching in this year’s Maynard Christmas Parade, hosted by the Maynard Police Department! Co-op Owners, let’s come together to march and show our Co-op Holiday Spirit! Contact Lorne at Lorne@assabetvillage.coop to sign up and march in the parade! And everyone, please come out for an annual tradition and a festive night! See you
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Bolton, MA
A PRIVATE COZY CO-OP GATHERING! All winter, Owners are hosting Cozy Co-op Gatherings for their friends and neighbors. Just invite folks who might be interested in the Co-op and Lorne Bell will come share info and answer any questions. He’ll even bring locally baked treats and can help with the invites 🙂 If you’d like
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm New City Microcreamery
Ice cream in December?! OF COURSE!! We’re returning to New City Microcreamery in Hudson on Thursday, Dec. 14 at 6:30pm! Come learn all about the Assabet Village Co-op Market, a locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West. And don’t forget to purchase a cone of AMAZING ice cream from our gracious hosts
Dec 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Acton Memorial Library
ATTENTION ACTON! Our next Co-op Info Session is at the Acton Memorial Library on Wed., Dec. 20, at 7:30pm. Come hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store. You can become an Owner on the spot! With almost 900 Owners on board, opening day is not far off!! Acton Barn Cooperative Preschool Acton
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Lincoln Public Library
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
Dec 30 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm The Red Raven
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
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market
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!
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Wayland Winter Farmers' Market
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
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
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
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am Bolton Bean
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
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Concord, MA
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
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Sudbury Co-OP Pre-School
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