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Fresh Organic Maine Blueberry Pre-Order

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 […]

Reading and Author Q+A

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

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, […]

Community Garden Day

What: Community Garden Day When: Saturday, July 29th from 10am – 1pm Where: Boyd Street Urban Farm and Community Garden (2 Boyd St) Why: To help maintain and improve our closest community garden Who: Everyone is welcome to join! What to bring: Comfortable clothes that can get dirty, a water bottle, sunscreen, hat, and work […]

Member-Owner Appreciation Week

Our quarterly Member-Owner Appreciation Week returns! All Member-Owners get 10% off the transaction of your choice during this week.* SPECIAL EVENTS during the week include: +++ Live Music with John Sayles / The Franklin Farm (Wednesday, July 19th from 5-7:30pm) +++ Local favorites Mom’s Organic Munchies will be giving out samples (Friday, July 21st from 11am-1pm) +++ Free wine […]

Local Cider/Kombucha Tasting for “Independents Week”

What: Cider and Kombucha Tasting with Urban Farm Fermentory When: Friday, July 7th from 5-7pm Where: Portland Food Co-op Why: It’s our normal monthly First Friday wine tasting, but with a local twist! “Independents Week” is July 1-7; it’s a time to celebrate local and independently owned businesses, so we are keeping it as local as […]

“Fill the Fleet” for the Animal Refuge League

The Portland Food Co-op is partnering with Green Clean Maine in a pet supply drive for the Animal Refuge League. On Saturday, June 24th, from 9am to 1pm, the Co-op will have a table in the front of the store filled with pet food, treats and toys. Green Clean Maine will have two cars parked […]

Co-op on WMPG’s “Food Stories”

Two of the Co-op’s staff – General Manager John Crane and Community Engagement Manager Mary Alice Scott – will be on WMPG’s “Food Stories” with Stephen Joffe on Monday, June 26th from 1:00-1:30pm. Tune into 90.9FM to hear them talk about local food, the story of the Portland Food Co-op, and more!   (UPDATE: Click […]