Category Archives: Events

Photos from our Mushroom Log Workshop

What a great event we had today! Twenty-six people – some member-owners and some not-yet member-owners – visited the home of Co-op Board President Alison Fritz (and yours truly) for an instructional session on how to make your own mushroom … Continue reading

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Mariposa Food Co-op’s Grand Opening Event!

After having seen all the pictures of the progress of their new store that Mariposa Food Co-op has been posting on their Facebook page, I’m about as close as one co-op supporter can get to being jealous of another co-op. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunities at Growing Home – NSC’s Refugee Urban Farm Project

Growing Home is Nationalities Service Center’s (NSC) urban farm. The farm offers newly arrived refugees the opportunity to reconnect with their agricultural roots, strengthen bonds within their own ethnic community and connect with South Philadelphia’s other communities. Growing Home is … Continue reading

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Easter Eggs are a food, right?

For our friends at the East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District we’re passing along information about a couple of really fun events that are happening soon. On Saturday, March 31, 2012 (that’s THIS Saturday), EPABID is hosting an Easter Egg … Continue reading

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Check out our Events page which has many… Events on it

Our website is just full of all kinds of good information including a list of eventsthat the Co-op will either be hosting or participating in. In fact, coming up in the next few weeks we have: QOTA fundraiser at Paradiso, … Continue reading

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Philly’s Home Grown Institute Holding Spring Conference 3/24 and 3/25

This is to let folks in the greater Philadelphia area know that a new non-profit, the Home Grown Institute, is organizing a 2-day “Springing Good Intentions Into Action” conference to be held at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy (500 W Willow Grove Ave, … Continue reading

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Notice of Election for Board of Directors – March 15th Deadline

It’s almost been a year since our Inaugural Board Elections and there are 5 Board positions to be filled for 2 year terms. If you are interested in leading the South Philly Food Co-op and working on behalf of the member-owners by making … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day!  I hope you are wrapping it up at work and heading home to your loved ones.  I just wanted to quickly pop in and say that we had a great time on Sunday, devouring tons of sweets. The talented … Continue reading

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Where we’ve been and where we’re going!

It certainly has been a whirlwind few weeks, what with our great fund raiser at The Cantina (where we welcomed 6 new member-owners), our presentation at the Dickinson Narrows Civic Association (4 new member-owners) and last night’s appearance at Drexel … Continue reading

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Good People. Good Tweets.

Are you following the South Philly Food Co-op on Twitter? Besides following us to get the latest updates from the co-op as well as occasional bits of pithy and hilarious food and community knowledge, please check out our curated lists. … Continue reading

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