Seeking enthusiastic Member-Owners to join our Board of Directors! We are looking for a few Member-Owners to volunteer to help support the Co-op as new Board Members. This year there are three Board openings, each for a three year term. Are you interested in running for the board? Read more below. Are you a […]
The Co-op’s Board is now meeting at a new location 409 Cumberland Ave, in Portland. They still meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month, from 7pm – 9pm.
Member Owner Appreciation Week is this week. All Co-op Member-Owners received 10% off one shop of their choice this week (a few items do not apply, such as alcohol, gift cards, equity payments and special order). Going on from Saturday, October 14th through Saturday, October 21st.
What: A documentary about writer and environmentalist Wendell Berry When: Thursday, October 12th at 7pm AND Sunday, October 15th at 4pm Where: SPACE Gallery (538 Congress Street) How Much: Tickets are $8, or $6 if you are a Member-Owner of the Co-op, or a member of Maine Farmland Trust or SPACE Gallery Buy your tickets ahead […]
If you’d like to stock up on local organic berries while they are in season, we are once again offering a pre-order of fresh blueberries. These blueberries are all fresh, MOFGA-certified organic, low bush berries from Blue Barrens Farm in Cherryfield, ME and come in freezer-ready boxes. Each 5 pound box is $26.99. Click here for […]
**UPDATE: We have had to postpone this event due to illness – we will announce it when it’s rescheduled.** Join us for a book signing on Tuesday, August 15th from 5-6:30pm in the Co-op Cafe. A portion of book sales at the signing will be donated to the Co-op. From their website: “This all started about […]
We are currently hiring for the following two positions: Community Engagement Coordinator: This person is responsible for promoting positive relationships between the Co-op, our Member-Owners, and the wider community. This position leads planning and provides support for all in-store and community outreach events, including classes, workshops, forums, and tabling opportunities. The Coordinator works with the […]
If you’d like to stock up on local organic berries while they are in season, we are once again offering a pre-order of fresh blueberries. These blueberries are all fresh, MOFGA-certified organic, low bush berries from Blue Barrens Farm in Cherryfield, ME. Each 5 pound box is $26.99. Click here for the fresh blueberry pre-order form. Please […]
Join us at the Co-op for a brief reading and Q+A with Brooklyn-based author Susannah Meadows on Thursday, August 3rd from 6:00-6:45pm. Meadows’ book, The Other Side of Impossible: Ordinary People Who Faced Daunting Medical Challenges and Refused to Give Up is about the stories of even families who were determined to solve the unsolvable. Their […]
Latin American Cooking Demo Saturday, August 5th from 11am-12:30pm, FREE Learn about preparing South American cuisine that nourishes the mind, body and soul. This plant-based class will introduce you to some of the foods of the Incas, with dishes using legumes, quinoa, corn, potatoes, squash and leafy greens. We will learn to prepare salsa fresca, […]