Monthly Archives: December 2018

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GM Report

By |2018-12-28T15:30:40+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Looking Back on 2018 & Forward to 2019 Linda Johnson, General Manager With the New Year upon us, I want to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of the Wheatsfield Board and Staff for all you did to make 2018 a memorable year for Wheatsfield. The Co-op experienced many challenges over the [...]

January & February Artist: Isaac Prior

By |2018-12-28T15:18:56+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Art Gallery, Blog|

What if? That question has always been a driving force of inspiration. If there could be a creature on this planet that can create light, with a chemical reaction in its thorax to attract a mate or the ability for a fungus to infect the brain of an ant and turn them into a [...]

January Change for Community Recipient: Story County Animal Shelter

By |2018-12-28T14:35:45+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Co-op Nickel|

The Story County Animal Shelter is responsible for animal control and sheltering of all the rural areas of the county, plus 10 cities that contract with them. The shelter has a 99% adoption rate, which by national standards is considered a no-kill shelter. Because they handle such a large area, a good number of [...]

Superfoods

By |2018-12-27T16:49:16+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Superfoods are nutrient dense foods that pack an amazing nutritional profile and healing potential. Come and learn about some of the best Superfoods to add to your pantry and recipes. Our discussion will include foods such as Goji berries, hemp seeds, chia, quinoa, cocoa nibs and more! The class will include sampling and a [...]

Slainte! A Celebration of Irish Beers & Cheeses

By |2018-12-27T16:41:31+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Join Bronwyn as she highlights a variety of wines you and your valentine are sure to love! Delicious appetizers included. Must be 21+ Instructor Bronwyn Beatty-Hansen, Wheatsfield Beer & Wine Buyer Date and Time Wednesday, March 13, 7-8pm Special Beer & Wine Series. Must be 21+ Powered by [...]

Sourdough Bread at Home

By |2018-12-27T16:54:52+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Join Wheatsfield’s Bread Baker, Nate Kemperman, for his basic “how to class” on making sourdough at home. Nate will demonstrate and explain an entire sourdough making process, including plenty of tasty samples from Co-op made bread. Attendees will go home with their own starter “Mama” along with care and feeding instructions. This much requested [...]

How Oriental Medicine Can Improve Your Health

By |2018-12-27T16:23:22+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Valerie Stallbaumer, licensed acupuncturist for Story County Medical Center, will explain how you can use the principles of Oriental medicine to improve your health. This long-established health care system is based on the 5 elements of how Nature functions. Learn about your health status using a hand-out provided that summarizes these 5 elements. Food [...]

Sourdough Bread at Home

By |2018-12-27T16:53:01+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Join Wheatsfield’s Bread Baker, Nate Kemperman, for his basic “how to class” on making sourdough at home. Nate will demonstrate and explain an entire sourdough making process, including plenty of tasty samples from Co-op made bread. Attendees will go home with their own starter “Mama” along with care and feeding instructions. This much requested [...]

Vini D’Amore – Valentine’s Day Wines

By |2018-12-27T16:52:22+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Join Bronwyn as she highlights a variety of wines you and your valentine are sure to love! Delicious appetizers included. Must be 21+ Instructor Bronwyn Beatty-Hansen | Wheatsfield Beer & Wine Buyer Date and Time Wednesday, February 13, 7-8pm Special Wine & Beer Series, Must be 21+ Powered [...]

Cheesemaking Made Easy

By |2018-12-27T15:04:50+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Classes|

Ever wanted to make your own cheese but have no idea what to do or where to start? Join Patty Holden of Kalona Supernatural for a cheese making demo featuring KSN’s DIY Cheese Kits. Kalona’s Non-homogenized milk makes the best tasting cheese, has a better texture, and of course, when making your own cheese, [...]

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