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.

Jul 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
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
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Umbrella Community Arts Center
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
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm Chelmsford Common
We’ll be tabling at the Chelmsford Farmers Market! 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!
Aug 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
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
Aug 13 @ 8:30 am – 9:45 am Alchemy Yoga
Ever been to Alchemy YOGA in Acton? It’s AWESOME, and here’s your chance to try it out! Come to any one of the classes below ($16, taught by Alchemy’s owner, Janine), mention the Co-op, and get your next class FREE! Each class is 75 minutes, and at the end, the Assabet Village Co-op Market’s Lorne
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm Alchemy Yoga
Ever been to Alchemy YOGA in Acton? It’s AWESOME, and here’s your chance to try it out! Come to any one of the classes below ($16, taught by Alchemy’s owner, Janine), mention the Co-op, and get your next class FREE! Each class is 75 minutes, and at the end, the Assabet Village Co-op Market’s Lorne
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am Alchemy Yoga
Ever been to Alchemy YOGA in Acton? It’s AWESOME, and here’s your chance to try it out! Come to any one of the classes below ($16, taught by Alchemy’s owner, Janine), mention the Co-op, and get your next class FREE! Each class is 75 minutes, and at the end, the Assabet Village Co-op Market’s Lorne
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
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
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Center School
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
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Jack's Abby Craft Lagers
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,
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Maynard Public Library
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 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church
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
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
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Russell's Garden Center
The Assabet Village Co-op Market will be at the Wayland Summer Farmers Market on June 27 AND Aug. 8, from 12-5! Stock up on great local local food and stop by our Co-op table to hear about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store. With almost 1,000 Owners on board, opening day is not far off.
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
We’ll be tabling at the AWESOME Acton-Boxborough Farmers Market! Come for tons of fresh local produce, meats, cheeses, and baked goods and stop by our table to hear all about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store. With almost 1,000 Owners already on board, opening day is not far off! See you at the farmers market!
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Russell's Garden Center
The Assabet Village Co-op Market will be at the Wayland Summer Farmers Market on June 27 AND Aug. 8, from 12-5! Stock up on great local local food and stop by our Co-op table to hear about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store. With almost 1,000 Owners on board, opening day is not far off.
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
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
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Kimball Farm Ice Cream Stand
We’ll be tabling at the Carlisle Farmers Market on Saturdays, Aug. 25 and Sept. 8, from 8am-noon! Come grab some great local produce and farm-fresh products. and stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store opening soon. You can become a Co-op Owner on the spot! And yes, this is
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
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
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
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