In 1976, a small group of health and budget conscious folks decided to take their buying club public. They incorporated Chequamegon Food Co-op on March 9, 1976. From there the cooperative moved through a few different storefronts on Second Street (now Main Street) in Ashland, Wis., before settling at 215 Chapple Avenue in 1986. Now,
Wednesday, December 9 • 2-6 p.m. Chequamegon Food Co-op • 700 Main Street West • Ashland, WI Wellness Wednesday All owners get 10% off health, beauty, supplement, and book products. Shop Local Vendors including Angel Acres, Buzz & Suds, Lea’s Organic Skin Care, Madeline Island Calendars, NatureMaid Treasures, North Wind Farm, Northern Nectar, Racey’s
It’s Customer Appreciation Day in downtown Ashland this Saturday, December 5, 2015. We’ll be roasting chestnuts out on the sidewalk from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., plus you’ll find specials, samples, and more in the store!
Please download an application or grab one at the Customer Service desk. Remember, the deadline is Saturday, October 31, 2015 to have your artwork displayed in 2016.
The Chequamegon Food Co-op will celebrate its first anniversary in its new store on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The time since its move to 700 Main Street West has been filled with change as the Co-op expanded its ownership base, added staff, and increased overall sales. Chequamegon Food Co-op
We’re super excited to be home to Chequamegon Bay’s newest seed library. The seed library is a free resource where community members can borrow seeds, grow them, and then return saved seeds at the end of the season. You’ll find the seed library at the front of the store in a green filing cabinet, by the
Our new store is so big that we’re going to stretch our Grand Opening out over the entire next week. We’ll highlight a different department each day, so that you can learn more about what we offer in all this extra space we have. The week-long grand opening celebration will run from Sunday, October 19
“Lake Superior Flavors: A field guide to food and drink along the circle tour,” by James Norton successfully blends the finest culinary finds around Lake Superior with the distinct cultures that helped to shape the gastronomical tendencies of the area. Delving into more
Hop, skip or bike on down to the Ashland Area Farmer’s Market for Kids Day this Saturday, July 12! The Chequamegon Food Co-op is hosting the annual event from 8 a.m. to noon. Here are a few of the highlights: Chequamegon Food Co-op will have a giveaway for kids 12 and under (must be present
Chequamegon Bay Food Day celebrates access to healthy, sustainable foods. It is part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness about food accessibility. On Thursday, October 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. will be serving free samples of squash soup (prepared for and served by Memorial Medical Center), artisan bread (made by Chef Jonathan
Celebrate the abundance of fall at our third annual Harvest Fest on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Ashland Area Farmer’s Market (200 block of Chapple Avenue). Listen to music by Bentley Brehm, play Cheeky Monkey games, sample free local foods (while supplies last), and more! To become a vendor, please
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, County Highway G, Ashland, Wisconsin The Chequamegon Food Co-op has been invited to participate in a USDA round table discussion about strengthening the local economy. Specifically, USDA agency representatives will discuss how the agencies and service centers coordinate program