Yearly Archives: 2019

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Alaffia 2019 Eyeglass Collection Drive

By |2019-07-14T13:04:22-05:00July 14th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Wheatsfield Co+op is proudly participating in Alaffia's Eyeglasses Drive through the end of July. Donate your used eyeglasses today! In Togo, 1 EYE EXAM = 1 MONTH'S WAGE 1 PAIR OF EYEGLASSES = 4 MONTH'S WAGES Alaffia & the Alaffia Foundation, aka Global Alliance for Community Empowerment collect used eyeglasses throughout the US & [...]

Plant-Based & Beyond: Protein For All

By |2019-07-09T15:41:46-05:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: Classes|

This class will help you to feed your mind and your body! Learn about the many different types of vegetarian and vegan proteins available to you. Wheatsfield Wellness Manager, Kim McDermott, will discuss the nature of protein, your body's need for it, and which foods are the best sources. You will also learn to [...]

July & August Artist: Brenda Backman

By |2019-07-01T15:10:38-05:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Art Gallery, Blog|

In Iowa the wind is an almost constant companion.  When it’s absent it’s missed. The lack of a cool breeze on a muggy day, or the insects that won’t leave us alone that the breeze will blow away, make us wish for even a slightest breeze.  When it’s blowing so hard it will knock [...]

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

By |2019-06-27T12:27:21-05:00June 27th, 2019|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 [...]

Grilled Romaine Salad

By |2019-06-24T10:34:18-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , , |

Recipe courtesy of StrongerTogether.coop Servings: 4 Total Time: 25 minutes Dressing 1⁄4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese 1 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1⁄4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Salad 1 ear corn 2 slices day-old bread 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, divided 1 large [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. Board Meeting

    July 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Coffee with the Board

    July 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Fresh Pasta for Beginners

    July 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  4. Make & Take Spice Blends with Saltlickers

    July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm