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]

Golden Poppy Herbal Apothecary Fall Classes

Golden Poppy Herbal Apothecary is offering a variety of classes related to herbal remedies, herbal medicine and holistic health and nutrition... and are always open to suggestions. Click on the link above for details and dates of classes offered.

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


Food Coop Cooking Classes

Fermenting Fun w/Vital Cultured Foods

Tuesday, November 11th, from 6pm - 8pm

Have you ever wanted to ferment your own vegetables but were afraid to try? Did you have a large harvest this season and you don’t know what to do with those extra vegetables? Come learn vegetable fermentation basics from Marni Wahlquist, founder of Vital Cultured Foods and vegetable fermentista of 12 years. The health benefits are vast and the process is simple. We’ll ferment a batch of vegetables together and get you comfortable transforming the seasonal bounty into naturally preserved goodness. Workshop conducted by Marni Wahlquist of Vital Culture Foods.

$35 per student, plus a dollar processing fee.

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

Charity of the Month

Speranta Terrei

Speranta Terrei is a grassroots, community organization in Balti, in northern Moldova. It raises awareness of tuberculosis, gives treatment adherence support to tuberculosis patients, and promotes their rights and duties. Speranta Terrei cooperates with health officials while advocating for greater patient support and shared responsibility for treatment adherence in line with international standards.

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!