Events

FARMERS MARKET, Saturdays, 7:00 am-2:00 pm
Hurkamp Park, William & Prince Edward Streets, Fredericksburg VA
So exciting to be back at our wonderful Farmers Market where the people are friendly and the produce and other items are fresh and local. Come by our food co-op booth for lively conversation and information. Pick up or drop off a reusable bag at the special table 9 am – noon.

PLANT-BASED COOKING CLASS, Wednesday, May 22, 5:30-7:30 pm
St. George’s Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA
Joy Crump, Executive Chef of Foode & Mercantile, will share the joy of preparing spring vegetables five different ways. Bring a dish for the vegan potluck which follows the class or make a contribution to The Table, St. George’s food pantry.

GROCERY STORY Book Tour with Author Jon Steinman
Wednesday, May 29, 7:00-8:30 pm
Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg VA
Celebrate “The Promise of Co-ops in the Age of Grocery Giants

HOW-TO FESTIVAL, Saturday, June 1, 10:00-2:00 pm
Porter Branch Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd, Stafford VA
Try your hand at something new, from raising goats in your backyard to making essential oils. More than 30 skills will be available in 15- to 30-minute sessions led by local businesses and nonprofits, community members, and library staff. All ages are welcome. Be sure to see the Food Co-op’s composting demonstration!

ROCK THE RIVER, Saturday, June 1
Old Mill Park, 2201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg VA
Join us for the good times at this official start-of-summer celebration on the banks of Fredericksburg’s Rappahannock River. Enjoy live music, delicious food and fun activities for all. Be sure to visit our Food Co-op booth!

REDUCING PLASTIC, Sunday, June 2, 2:00-4:00 pm
Presbyterian Church of Fredericksburg, 810 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA
Learn about the problem of plastic pollution and commit to specific actions to reduce or eliminate plastic in our daily lives.

HAPPY HOUR,Wednesday, June 5, 6:00-8:00 pm
Adventure Brewing, 33 Perchwood Dr #101, Fredericksburg VA 22405
Everyone is welcome to a friendly competition on the theme of Picking Strawberries.

FIRST FRIDAY, June 7, 6-8:30 pm
Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg VA
First Fridays are a time to celebrate great art and enjoy good conversation. Be sure to visit this unique and beautiful gallery. We’ll welcome you at our co-op table with free tasty treats and good conversation.

FOOD AS MEDICINE, Thursday, June 13, 7:00-8:30 pm
Stafford Hospital, Conference Rooms 5 and 6, 101 Hospital Center Blvd, Stafford 22554
Celebrate the promise of fresh fruits and veggies. Hear from nutrition professionals about the health benefits of a plant-focused diet. Learn how an apple a day keeps illness away!

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