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]

1st Annual Farm Stand Kick Off Party

This event is for all ages and is free to attend with food and services for purchase. They'll be a great line up of local performers, food trucks, kid crafts, games, and more.Click Here for more information

Sustainable Living Association workshops

Interested in having an abunndant backyard garden or learning about making and preserving food, or avoiding chemicals that negatively affect personal heath and the environment? Then, Click Here to learn more about workshops offered by the Sustainable Living Association.

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

Bike to Work Day

Super Hero Bike to Work

The 28th Summer Bike to Work Day is going to be one epic adventure! Be a cycling Super Hero and stop by the Fort Collins Food Cooperative on Wednesday, June 24th from 6:30am-9:30am for a heroic breakfast! Sponsored by The Fort Collins Food Cooperative, ExperiencePlus! Bike Tours and Bohemian Foundation. When you are sustainable and saving the planet…one bike ride at a time, you need a mighty meal! Grab a vegan breakfast burrito jam packed with villain fighting nutrients! Our burritos will feature local Mama’s Tofu Collective tofu, vegan Field Roast Sausages & vegan cheese, local UDI’s Gluten Free Tortillas…

Stay alert of any potential vicious villains with a hot cup of coffee from local Jackie’s! Need a quick snack as you pedal through the skies? Grab a KIND bar for super-charged snack on the go! Stay hydrated with local Big B’s fresh juices!

Being a Super Hero means you have to have cat-like reflexes! Win prizes in our Phone Booth Challenge! Be the quickest to change into various bike safety accessories and the first to respond to the scene and win! Test your X-Ray powers in our X-Ray Challenge! Win prizes for guessing the correct items using your Super Hero powers!

Ask the Doc

Practical Health Solutions

Do you have questions about your supplements or about improving your health with natural supplements, natural treatments or diets? Joan Waters, a local naturopathic doctor who will be available at the Food Co-op on, May 20th from 11 and noon, June 17th from 11 and noon, July 22nd from 11 to noon, August 19th from 11 to noon, and September 16th from 11 to noon to discuss all your supplement questions you may have. Feel Free to stop in during these times.

Joan is in private general practice in Fort Collins with emphases on gastrointestinal disorders and the naturopathic treatment of Lyme disease. She treats a wide variety of conditions, including autoimmune conditions and allergies. Concurrent with other treatments, she works to optimize her patient.


Downtown Fort Collins offers a free culinary adventure in a beautiful historic pedestrian area of the city. The Fort Collins Foodie Walk is a self-guided walk that occurs each month and will feature new presentations, tasting opportunities, and themes each month. The Food Cooperative will feature live demos from local vendors and a deli creation each month.

Stop by for a sample, take home the recipe, and chat with a Food Co-op Board Member about anything under the sun. Durimg the Foodie Walk, Food Co-op Member - Owners save 10% during the entire day. Offer excludes preexisting discounted and sale items.

For a complete list of participating businesses and monthly event details visit: Foodie Walk.Com

Charity of the Month

Audubon Rockies

Audubon Rockies is the regional office of the National Audubon Society in the Central Flyway and supports the National Audubon vision. Our goal is to connect people with nature through education and conservation programs, to protect wildlife and wild lands. Audubon Rockies mission is to be a strong, unified voice for an ethic of conservation in the Rocky Mountains, focusing on birds, other wildlife and their habitats, for the benefit of present and future generations. Audubon Rockies exists to inspire and work with people to conserve, restore and enjoy natural habitats in our state. We focus on birds and other wildlife through education, research, careful use of our resources, and by serving as strong voices for the natural world.

Interested in being our next Charity of the Month? Click here and fill out our application today!