All Your Thanksgiving Needs
It is that time of year! We are now taking preorders on turkeys, sides, cheese trays and pies. Turkeys are fresh, free-range and antibiotic-free. learn more
November & December Classes
The 2014 November & December cooking and health class schedule is now posted on our class page. Please RSVP for all classes!
It's Chestnut Season
Another sure sign that fall is here has arrived in our produce department: Local Iowa Organic Chestnuts! These cherished annual treats are from a family run farm, J&B Chestnuts in Winfield, Iowa. read more (recipe at the link)
These past months we've been working with our
landlord, our architect, and the City of Ames to create a plan for improving our parking
lot. Details of this preliminary improvement plan and visual renderings are on the expansion page.
Radford Davis, Art Opening
Friday, November 7, 4-7pm
Today, all eyes are turned toward west Africa as the devastating effects of Ebola continue to spread through Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. Thousands are losing their lives to this deadly virus and it becomes hard to see these countries for more than what they’re currently facing. Radford Davis shares the rich culture and energy within Sierra Leone through images captured during his time spent there in 2010 and 2012.
Holiday Wine & Cheese Tastings
Fridays, November & December
Join us every Friday from 4-7pm during the holiday season for wine and
cheese tastings. Gather ideas and pairings for your holiday meals and
entertaining events! Visit our Facebook page on Fridays to find out what will be sampled.
Thanksgiving Sample Day
Saturday, November 15, 12-3pm
Come hungry! Stop into the co-op on Saturday, November 15 from 12-3pm to
sample holiday sides and pies around the co-op. Sample fresh pies, deli
sides, grocery products, eggnogs and soynogs, seasonal produce items,
and of course TURKEY!
2014 Annual Meeting of the Members
Thursday, November 20, 5:30-8pm
Member-owners, the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Members will be held on
Thursday, November 20th, from 5:30-8pm at Prairie Moon Winery. Please RSVP. more details
Saturday, November 22, 10am-2pm
Shop for produce, meats, jams, eggs, baked goods, linens, gifts and more from central Iowa producers. The Winter Market is held in coordination with the Ames Main Street Farmers' Market. It will be held in the vacant space east of Wheatsfield. Vendor List and Product Availability