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.

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 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Acton, MA
A private COZY CO-OP GATHERING in Acton! 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 info about the Co-op. He’ll even bring locally baked treats and help with invites. Folks can
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
Feb 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:45 pm
The Assabet Village Co-op Market will be cooking and serving food at Open Table’s new location in Maynard, and WE NEED YOU! We’re looking for 7 Co-op Owner volunteers – 2 cooks and 5 servers – to cook, serve, and clean up a meal for local residents. We’ll be led by an experienced chef –
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Maynard Public Library
Hey Town of Maynard, Massachusetts, our next Co-op Info Session is Saturday, Feb. 17 at 11am in the Roosevelt Room of the Maynard Public Library! Hear about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to town! Bring a friend, get the scoop, and become an Owner on the spot! We”l see you on Feb.
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wanna come to a Cozy Co-op Gathering in Hudson and enjoy DELICIOUS baked goods and ice cream from New City Microcreamery?!! ALL NON-OWNERS (and Owners who bring a non-Owner friend or two) ARE INVITED! One of our Co-op Owners is hosting 20 lucky locals at The Lofts on Felton – Cowork in Hudson, a very
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm Hudson Portuguese Club
We’re honored to be speaking about the Assabet Village Co-op Market to members of the Hudson Rotary Club on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6pm! This meeting is open to the public, so come hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! The meeting will be held at the Hudson Portuguese Club, 13 Port
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
We’ll be tabling at the 20th Annual Maynard Road Race on Saturday, March 17 from 9-12:30pm! Come cheer on the runners and enjoy local food vendors and a Kid Zone with bounce houses, face painting, and more! While you’re there, stop by our table and hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm First Parish of Bolton
We’re delighted to be tabling at the upcoming Bolton Local Community Potluck! All Bolton residents are welcome. Come shake off the winter blues, meet your neighbors, and learn more about Bolton. While you’re there, hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store opening in Metro West. You can become an Owner on the
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm
We’re psyched to join Mass Audubon Drumlin Farm’s Annual Woolapalooza! Celebrate the coming of spring with a festival featuring fiber, food, fun, and all things sheep! While you’re there, stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! You can become an Owner on the spot! Festival highlights include: Drumlin
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Stow Acres Country Club
We’ll be joining the Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce at their annual Spring Fling Auction! Enjoy a great night out with silent and live auctions, great food, and cash bar! While you’re there, visit our table and hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! You can become an Owner on the spot!
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Fine Arts Theatre Place
For more than 400 years, dairy farmers have been the backbone of New England’s agriculture. Today, they fight for survival. Come see the award-winning documentary film “Forgotten Farms,” which explores the challenges facing New England dairy farmers and their struggle to sustain traditional agriculture in an age of artisan cheese and kale. Space is limited,
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Harvard Cultural Collaborative
Come learn all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store! Our next Co-op Info Session is at the beautiful Harvard Cultural Collaborative, Sunday, April 15, from 10am-12pm! Bring your friends, ask questions, and become an Owner on the spot! This event is free, but please RSVP on this event page. We’ll see you at
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:15 pm
We’ll be tabling at the first annual Maynard Earth Day festival! Come hear all about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store coming to Metro West! Take info with you or become an Owner on the spot! And bring the whole family for awesome local vendors, art, and earth day activities. Check out the lineup
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm First Parish of Bolton
We’re joining First Parish of Bolton for their Sunday Coffee Hour! Just after services, come hear all about our locally sourced, community-owned grocery store coming to Metro West! Take info with you or become an Owner on the spot. And of course, get to know some of the awesome folks at First Parish! We’ll see
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm The Old Manse
We’re returning to Concord Earth Day, and this year’s event will be on the lawn of The Old Manse! Bring the whole family for food, art, and performances. Check out the schedule: Earth Day Parade, 10:30am-11:30 The Umbrella Community Arts Center to The Old Manse Giant puppets, stilters, dancers, music, costumes, banners, community groups, families,
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
We’re returning to the Framingham Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 28! Come celebrate the environment with dozens of local food vendors, artists, and kids activities. While you’re there, stop by our table to hear about our locally sourced, community owned grocery store opening in Metro West! You can become an Owner on the spot!
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Come to a DELICIOUS chocolate tasting tour at Goodnow Farms Chocolate in Sudbury! Goodnow’s owners, Tom and Monica, will show us how they hand-craft award-winning chocolate using single-origin cacao beans sourced from Mexican and Central American farmers. Their direct sourcing ensures that farmers are fairly compensated and that all farming practices are sustainable. Attendees are
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 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Behind the South Acton Firehouse
Purchase tickets for the Assabet Village Co-op Market‘s Wild Foraging Class at the Great Hill Recreation Area, behind the South Acton Fire Station! Foraging Instructor Rachel Goclawski will take us through the woods to find medicinal herbs and flowers, nutritious buds, stalks, roots and greens. She’ll teach us how to identify, preserve, and prepare our
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 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Florence Sawyer School
Come visit our Co-op table at the Bolton Repair Cafe, one of the coolest pop-up events in Greater Boston! Bring your broken items – mendable clothing, lamps, small appliances, computers and electronics, bikes, toys, jewelry, outdoor power equipment, and dull blades – and work with a volunteer to repair them! The help is 100% free