Events

VISION FOR THE FOOD CO-OP, Saturday, January 18, 2-3 pm & 3:30-4:30 pm
Fredericksburg Area Museum, 907 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA
Hear from our General Manager/CEO, Chris Roland, about the path to opening our store. Bring your questions and ideas. Attend either session.

TRANSFORM T-SHIRTS INTO TOTE BAGS, Sunday, January 19, 2:30-3:30 pm
Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg VA
Join the Food Co-op’s efforts to reduce plastic. Learn how easy it is to transform gently used T-shirts into environmentally friendly shopping bags. No sewing required! Please bring scissors. T-shirts will be provided, but bring any you’d like to donate.

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR BREAKFAST, Monday, January 20, 9-11 am
Fredericksburg Hospitality House, 2801 Plank Rd, Fredericksburg VA
The Food Co-op is proud to be a sponsor of the the NAACP’s annual breakfast. The program will feature Gaye Todd Adegbalola, Fredericksburg’s own national award winning musician with messages from “The Griot.”

EATING FOR THE EARTH, Wednesday, January 22, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
St. George’s Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA
Wellness advocate Sandra Foster will share the health benefits of kombucha, show us how to make it step-by-step and how the various flavors taste. Hear an inspiring story of her nephew’s healing. Vegan potluck follows. Please bring a plant-based dish to share or make a donation to St. George’s food pantry.

EATING UP EASTER
A Global Wake Up Call from the Remote Pacific
Sunday, January 26, 2-3:30 pm
Gari Melchers Home and Studio, 224 Washington St, Falmouth VA
This film by Rapanui [Easter Island] native Sergio Mata’u Rapu provides an intimate look into the passion and creativity the island’s people are harnessing to face the consequences of their rapidly developing island.

CO-OP BOARD MEETING, Mon, Jan 27, 6-8 pm
All are welcome to attend our board meetings. These are a good opportunity for you to learn about our process and to have input. Please
email us if you plan to attend an upcoming meeting.

CO-OP HAPPY HOUR PLUS 1, Friday, January 31, 6-8 pm
Tapa Rio, 1101 Sophia St, Fredericksburg VA
Join us for a relaxing evening of conversation, Latin & Italian menu specialties, and Co-op community-building. Learn about plans for the store opening. Co-op members, bring a non-member and if your guest joins, you’ll both receive a free appetizer.

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