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 โ€“ 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 ๐Ÿ™‚

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

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Sep
22
Sat
Co-op Tabling at Backyard Bolton!
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am โ€“ 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 ๐Ÿ™‚

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

Oct
13
Sat
Harvard Farmers Market
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am โ€“ 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!

Dec
8
Sat
Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee! @ Karma Coffee Roasters
Dec 8 @ 8:15 am โ€“ 9:30 am
Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee! @ Karma Coffee Roasters | Sudbury | MA | United States

Come to a delicious Coffee Roasting & Tasting Tour at Karma Coffee Roasters, one of the region’s finest small-batch coffee roasters! All of Karma’s coffees are ethically sourced, and Owner David travels the world to meet the farmers and pay fair prices for his single-source beans. You’ll see the roasting process live and taste the freshest coffee around!

Tickets are just $8 for Co-op Owners, $12 for non-Owners. Space is limited to 15, so reserve your tickets today by clicking HERE: https://squareup.com/store/AssabetVillageCoop

Remember, we’re opening a community-owned grocery store that sources from tons of local producers like Karma. Learn more here – http://assabetvillage.coop/ – and we’ll see you at Karma!

Jan
15
Tue
Co-op Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm โ€“ 9:00 pm
Co-op Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

The Store Development Committee’s next meeting is on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 7pm in the Roosevelt Room of the Maynard Public Library! We’ll continue our exciting work designing our store and creating product and programming surveys to build the community-owned grocery store we all want.

ALL Co-op Owners are invited to this meeting – from experienced designers and survey experts to Owners who just want to get engaged. Come share your passion and help us build a Co-op that represents the community it serves!

See you there!

Jan
31
Thu
Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm โ€“ 9:00 pm
Store Development Committee Meeting @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

The Store Development Committee’s next meeting is on Thursday, Jan. 31, 7pm in the Trustees Room of the Maynard Public Library! We’ll continue our exciting work designing our store and creating product and programming surveys to build the community-owned grocery store we all want.

ALL Co-op Owners are invited to this meeting – from experienced designers and survey experts to Owners who just want to get engaged. Come share your passion and help us build a Co-op that represents the community it serves!

See you there!

Feb
5
Tue
Co-op Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm โ€“ 8:30 pm
Co-op Food Justice Committee Meeting! @ Maynard Public Library | Maynard | MA | United States

Come to the next meeting of the Co-op’s Food Justice Committee! We’re working hard to reach out to underserved communities and increase access to healthy food for all, and we need YOU on board. Come share your insights and ideas and help us build a community-owned grocery store that is much more than just a supermarket.

Please RSVP, and we’ll see you on Feb. 5 in the Cullen Room at the Maynard Public Library. Let’s do this!

Feb
7
Thu
Co-op Presentation to the Women’s Business Network! @ Women's Business Network
Feb 7 @ 6:15 pm โ€“ 9:00 pm
Co-op Presentation to the Women's Business Network! @ Women's Business Network | Harvard | MA | United States

We’re honored to present the Co-op to the Women’s Business Network on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 6:30pm! Founded almost 30 years ago, the WBN supports women in business and professional practices, providing guidance and advice to women who manage a small business or are interested in starting one.

We’ll get the “pre-meeting” started, as our Director of Communications, Lorne Bell, shares the ins and outs of the Assabet Village Co-op Market, our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to the area. He’ll talk about the positive impact Co-ops have on local businesses, the environment, and the community. And of course, he’ll stick around to answer all your questions. Take info with you or become a Co-op Owner on the spot!

All are welcome to this meeting. Come hear about the Co-op and learn about the WBN, and we’ll see you on Feb. 7!

Mar
2
Sat
Co-op Pot Luck at Amory’s Tomb Brewing! @ Amoryโ€™s Tomb Brewing Co.
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm โ€“ 9:00 pm
Co-op Pot Luck at Amory's Tomb Brewing! @ Amoryโ€™s Tomb Brewing Co. | Maynard | MA | United States

We’re throwing a Potluck “Order In” at Amoryโ€™s Tomb Brewing Co., Maynard’s awesome new farmers taproom. Amory’s Tomb is getting rave reviews and it’s BYOF(ood), so you can take out or order in from any of Maynard’s awesome local restaurants! Order just enough for your crew or enough to share – whatever works!

You’ll get the latest scoop on our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store, learn about AT’s amazing beers and hang with awesome people!

PLEASE RSVP by e-mailing Lorne@assabetvillage.coop, and we’ll see you at Amoryโ€™s Tomb Brewing Co.!

Mar
9
Sat
Co-op Presents: Intro to Beekeeping with Hudson Hives @ Home of Lorne Bell, Director of Outreach
Mar 9 @ 10:30 am โ€“ 12:30 pm
Co-op Presents: Intro to Beekeeping with Hudson Hives @ Home of Lorne Bell, Director of Outreach | Maynard | MA | United States

Ever Wanted to Keep Your Own Honey Bees?
Come hear from professional beekeeper Stephen Burney, owner of one of the region’s best apiaries, Hudson Hives. Stephen will teach us the ins and outs of starting our own backyard hives, and he’ll bring delicious honey from his own hives to sample. (No live bees will be present.)

Tickets are just $5 for Co-op Owners, $8 for Non-Owners. SPACE IS LIMITED – RESERVE YOUR TICKET TODAY BY CLICKING HERE.

And if you’re not yet an Owner in our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store, become a member today by clicking here!: http://assabetvillage.coop/join-online/