Fort Collins Food Coop Outreach Programs

Community Events

Are you hosting an event, festival or meet-up related to food, local circles of profit, growing, farmers, or sustainability? Let us know and if there is a way we can help, teach, speak, or contribute to your event we'd love to. [email]

Starry Night presents Coffee and Crafts

Thursday's nights from 6:30-9. 1st Thursday - How to Bead with Alice Howe, $5.00 for supplies. 2nd Thursday - FREE Crochet Circle Night. 3rd Thursday - Pinterest Inspired Recycled Crafting Class, $5.00 for supplies. 4th Thursday - FREE Jewellery Circle. Follow our classes on Facebook or at

Downtown Artery

Come check out the Downtown Artery's new Acoustic Showcase Series sponsored by Scene Magazine every Friday!

Bike to Work Day 2008

News and Upcoming Events

Earth Day

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Food Coop Cooking Classes

Vegan 101

Tuesday, August 5th, from 6:00PM - 8pm Mtn

Vegan 101 If you are new to a whole food, vegetarian or vegan diet, this class is for you! Powered by Plants instructor Shonna Kempter helps your say good-bye to boring dinners! Learn how to spice up your meals without the fat, chemicals and additives! In this hands-on class, we will make raw avocado-lime soup, a flavorful Greek salad with tahini dressing, quinoa tabbouleh, Mediterranean potato croquettes and a raw chocolate mousse pie.

The Menu Includes:

Almond Milk,

Tuna Mocky Salad,

Easy Shells and Cashew Cheese,

Cheesy Kale Chips,

Gluten-Free, Vegan, Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Class Fee is $35 per person plus a 1 dollar processing fee.

Class is being held at the Northside Aztlan Community Center 112 E. Willow Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524

Or sign up the next time your at the Coop

Charity of the Month

Trees, Water, People

Trees,Water & People's mission is to improve people's lives by helping communities protect, conserve, and manage the natural resources upon which their long-term well-being depends.

Interested in being our Charity of the Month? Simply [download the pdf], fill out the form and either [email it] or bring it into the Co-op. Its that easy!

Happy Heart Farm CSA Program

Happy Heart Farm CSA Program

Happy Heart Farm still has 2014 CSA shares available! Support one of the oldest CSA programs around and two of our favorite Co-op Members! Feast on a variety of fruits, vegetables and herbs throughout a 22 week growing season from May to November. Produce ranges from salad greens and carrots to garlic, melons, peppers, radishes and much more. Visit their website for details and reserve your CSA today!

Do you qualify for their Feeding The Families program? Low-income families in Fort Collins are encouraged to visit the Friends of Happy Heart Farm Website to learn more about the program. Feeding the Families recipients are asked to give back to the program a minimum of 12 hours of work or pay $50. All recipients are encouraged to participate in the Farm's seasonal celebrations. To apply or learn more about this program, please visit Friends of Happy Heart Farm.