Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Easy Cucumber Salad

By |2018-07-27T10:59:00+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , , , |

There are few pleasures in life as simple as a summer salad made with little more than fresh cucumbers, onions, sugar and vinegar. In fact, here is one such recipe that is sure to please all who make and eat it: Easy Cucumber Salad Just mix, chill for a couple of hours and enjoy.  Add [...]

The Seasonal Cucumber Bounty

By |2018-07-27T12:23:28+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

By Adam Calder, Produce Manager The variety and quality of produce at farmers markets is ample and excellent. Gardens across the land are bursting with vegetables which were at first eagerly anticipated but perhaps more recently foisted on friends and family by the bucketful. Amidst all this produce, it is easy to overlook one of [...]

Are you willing to run for a seat on the Board of Directors?

By |2018-07-10T16:37:44+00:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

By Liz Kolbe, Board Member I lost my bid for student council representative from Mrs. Hollibaugh’s homeroom in the sixth grade. Years later I was not elected Homecoming Queen. In graduate school I was not chosen as the winner of the chili cook-off, placing third to a chili with no beans, no tomatoes, and [...]

Locally Sourced: The Cellar Winery

By |2018-07-09T15:16:55+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

An interview with John Barber, Co-Founder of the Cellar Winery (L to R: The Cellar logo, John Barber and Barb Hokel, Josh Ellenberg, The Cellar varietals carried at the Co-op) WHO IS BEHIND THE CELLAR? A: There are five faces behind “The Cellar.” My wife, Barb Hokel, and I started the business, but now employ [...]

Local Food Sale!

By |2018-07-13T13:33:18+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Saturday, July 14 Join us to save 20% on local products around the Co-op (that's right around 1,000 products!). Enjoy local vendor sampling, live music, a kids scavenger hunt and giveaways! Local Vendors 10am-Noon Kalona Supernatural Jenuinely Pure Morning Bell Coffee Roasters Noon-2pm Agri-Cultured Cado Avocado Ice Cream Raccoon Forks Farm [...]

July & August = Staff Art Show

By |2018-07-02T10:50:32+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Art Gallery|

Co-op Staff are banding together for a joint art show! Some of the artists you may have seen in our space before, some you have not! A variety of mediums and artistic styles will be on display. Wine and Cheese Tasting with Art Opening: Friday, July 6, 5-7pm.

Upcoming Events

  1. DIY Herbal Lip Balms & Scrubs

    January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Kale Yeah! A Kale Fest

    January 26 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Double Deal Tuesday

    January 29
  4. Chinese Tea Workshop

    January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  5. New Co+op Deals and Member-Owner Sales Flyers

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm