By Meagan Van Beest, Marketing and Member Services Manager ‘Tis the season for gift giving, so here are 12 suggestions for presents that will help your friends and family become or stay more active and healthy. Exercise class pass. From yoga and Zumba to aikido and cardio, if you really want to nudge a loved
The Produce Department of the Chequamegon Food Co-op now features tomatoes from Bay Produce in Superior. Bay Produce is a program of the Challenge Center, an organization that creates employment opportunities for people with special needs. Workers tend tomatoes and peppers in Bay Produce’s greenhouses in Superior. Bay Produce has been producing greenhouse tomatoes year-round
It’s time for turkey and all the fixin’s! These produce specials make perfect side dishes: 5lb Russet Potato Bags $3.99 7.5 oz. Cranberries $3.99 Asparagus $5.99/lb Hermit Creek Farm Brussels Sprouts $3.99/lb
Hello, friends! Today is the first day to pick up your pre-ordered turkey. The turkey truck is running a little late, so we will call you when the turkeys are ready. Have a great day!
Now through the end of 2012, Chequamegon Food Co-op is pleased to present our new “Meet & Greet” series. Each week we will host local growers and producers. You’ve seen their products, now meet the people behind them! Check out our Events page to see the dates and details.
You can now order fresh Thanksgiving turkeys from the Chequamegon Food Co-op online. Visit our Turkey Order Form, input your information, and then stop by on your delivery date!
This week’s specials starting on Tuesday are: Braeburn apple bags $5.99/ea Local bok choi $2.99/lb Fuyu persimmons $2.99/ea
Congratulations to our 2012 Guess the Pumpkin Weight Contest winner! Grace Moravchik took home the big orange prize with a guess of 61 pounds, 2 ounces. The pumpkin actually weighed in at a hefty 64 pounds, 6 ounces. Our winner was chosen from all eligible entries, and you had to be a Cheeky Monkey Club member to be
Trick or treating is right around the corner. Have you stocked up on treats for all the little ghosts and goblins who will be knocking on your door? The Chequamegon Food Co-op carries: Endangered Species Fair Trade Halloween Treat Bags in both milk and dark chocolate YumEarth Organic Lollipops Surf Sweets Spooky Spiders All Natural
Sorry, friends! The Quick Meals from Scratch class has been canceled for tonight. We will try to have the class again this winter. Please contact Meagan at (715) 682-8251, if you have any questions. If you have suggestions for classes you would like to attend, please contact us.
CONTEST CLOSED – Congratulations to the winner: Mary Agostine of Herbster, Wisconsin! Now through October 19, 2012, register to win a gift basket worth $75! The basket is filled with local and natural goodies from the Chequamegon Food Co-op. You can enter at the membership kiosk in the store, by liking us on Facebook and
Produce specials start on Tuesdays. This week’s produce specials include: 3 lb. bagged gala apples $4.99/each Flavor grenade pluots $1.99/lb. Celeriac, turnips, and rutabagas $1.99/lb.