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Maine Harvest Bucks in the News

This December, SNAP/EBT users at the Co-op can get $10 worth of local fruits and vegetables for every $10 spent on local foods. The Bangor Daily News wrote an article highlighting the program – click here to read the article and learn more. From the article: “‘One of the things that we get really excited about is […]

Sparkling Wine Tasting (Free)

On Friday, December 30 from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM, Jessica from Easterly Wine will be at the Co-op sampling a variety of French sparkling wines just in time for New Year’s Eve. Join us to taste these delectable wines. Free, must be 21+

Holiday Hours

The Co-op will be open our normal hours (8am-8pm) with the exception of the following three days: Saturday, December 24th – open 8am – 4pm Sunday, December 25th – Closed Sunday, January 1st – Closed

How to Prepare a Festive Cheese Platter Like a Pro

The holiday season has finally arrived and with it all the excitement, good cheer and yes, sometimes stress of holiday gatherings.  Feeling overwhelmed when it comes to selecting an appropriate assortment of goodies for your friends and loved ones? Never fear; it can be easy and even fun! Here are a few simple tips to […]

Solstice Making Workshop

Join us for a drop in solstice making workshop. Make your own all natural beautiful beeswax candles and straw ornaments (or sculptures!). $15 suggested donation per person. All ages welcome! Sunday, December 18th, 9am – 12pm

Double Your Bucks this December

Maine Harvest Bucks provides more fruits and vegetables to low-income shoppers, and this holiday season it’s LOTS more: we’re DOUBLING the bonus for the month of December. Maine Harvest Bucks is an incentive program that provides monetary bonuses for low-income shoppers to buy more local fruits and vegetables. Until December 31, shoppers buying food with SNAP/EBT (previously […]

Clothes Mending Workshop

We all have holes in our clothing, but usually forget to find the time to fix them. Where throwing tarnished clothing away is wasteful, a simple mend can cultivate skill and add character to ones wardrobe. Come join us for mending while enjoying the company of your community! All skill levels welcome! The class will […]

Wonderful Wednesday Wine Tasting

Join us every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30-6:30pm for a tasting of natural and sustainably-grown wines. Our next “Wonderful Wine Wednesday” is Wednesday, November 9th from 4:30m-6:30pm, inside the Co-op. Here is a description of the wines we’ll be tasting this month: 2015 Luigi Voghera Favorita, Langhe, Piedmonte, Italy ESTATE FRUIT, ORGANIC The Langhe Favorita […]

Co-op Month: Success!

October was Co-op Month all across the country, and we celebrated in a variety of ways: We helped to organize “Feeding the 5000” in Monument Square on October 7th, with a great coalition of other organizations.         We had a Member-Owner drive all month long. Our goal was to sign up 50 […]