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Cedar Falls Food Co-op Newsletter: October 2015                         

Join Us for the Second Annual Fall Food Fest, Oct. 20

Door prizes, live music, and hands-on activities for kids. There’s so much to do at this year’s Fall Food Fest, you won’t want to miss it! The event is Tuesday, Oct. 20 from 7-8:30pm at the Cedar Falls Community Center, 528 Main Street. We’ll have cooking demonstrations, and free food samples from local growers, live music from Amelia and Melina, and other goodies. Learn about the Co-op, purchase a T-shirt, and for all members, pick up your NEW founding member tote bag! See you at the Fest!


Win a Weekend Getaway Package

In preparation for the upcoming winter months, if you become a new member in October, either with full payment or by starting our monthly partial payment plan, we will enter you into a drawing for a Weekend Winter Getaway Package. Read more 

Butternut Squash Enchiladas Recipe

Celebrate National Vegetarian Month with a delicious recipe using that butternut squash you picked up at the farmers market! Read more

Save the Date

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, November 10 at 7:00pm. (Location to be determined.) It’s the Annual Membership Meeting for Co-op member-owners. Get updates on the Co-op’s status, vote for Board members, and be there for the drawing of the Winter Weekend Getaway package, the prize being offered for anyone who joins during the month of October. More details coming soon. Stay tuned!

From the Board President

October is National Co-op month. What does cooperate mean to you? For this guy, being part of a cooperative has been one of the most humbling experiences in my life. And the most rewarding. Read more 

The Teal Pumpkin Project

If your excitement for fall and Halloween is dampened by concerns over the amount of processed candy handed out to kids, join in the Teal Pumpkin Project to help provide safe and healthy alternatives on Halloween night. Read more

Board Elections

Are you a locavore? Do you love keeping things local? Want to make a positive difference int he Cedar Valley? If so, you’re a perfect candidate for the Cedar Falls Food Co-op’s Board of Directors. There’s still plenty of time to apply for the one of the positions opening soon. Put your passion to work and help bring the Cedar Falls Food Co-op to the next level. Read more

Upcoming Events

10/19: Board Meeting
7:15-9pm VooDoo Lounge

10/29: Membership Committee Meeting
7:15pm @ Mulligans

11/2: Operations Committee Meeting
7pm @ Mulligans

11/8: Communications & Marketing Committee Meeting
2-4pm @ Rod Library

11/10: Annual Member Meeting Meeting

Finance Committee Meeting
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