Free Picnic Presentation
Sep
2
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

  Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Hello September Local Variety Pack

September 2

Suzanne Strempek Shea, Local Author Book Reading

Free Picnic Presentation
Sep
9
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

  Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Hello September Local Variety Pack

September 9

Madelaine Zadik, Smith College Botanical Gardens

Free Picnic Presentation
Sep
16
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

  Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Hello September Local Variety Pack

September 16

Richard Michelson & Patrick Donnelly, Poetry Reading

Free Picnic Presentation
Sep
23
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

  Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Hello September Local Variety Pack

September 23

Tom Knight, Music

Free Picnic Presentation
Sep
30
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

  Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Hello September Local Variety Pack

September 30

Robert Floyd Photo, Nova Scotia/Greenland Slideshow and Travelogue 


Free Picnic Presentation
Aug
26
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:00pm-1:00pm

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Lazy August Series: Home & Yard Improvement

Carol Duke Flower Hill Farm Retreat
The Allure of Gardening for Wildlife - A slide show with stories about some of the birds, butterflies, bees, and other wild creatures that share the wildlife habitat at Flower Hill Farm Retreat.

Free Picnic Presentation
Aug
19
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:00pm-1:00pm

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Lazy August Series: Home & Yard Improvement

Skye Long and Laura Doubleday- Science Cafe


 

Free Picnic Presentation
Aug
12
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 12:00pm-1:00pm

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Lazy August Series: Home & Yard Improvement
Stephen Devine, founder of the International School of Feng Shui, will
give an overview of the principles of Fung Shui to improve the feel of
your home.

Dinner and a Movie!
Aug
7
5:30 pm17:30

Dinner and a Movie!

Dinner and a Movie! Friday night August, 7th at the beautiful Quonquont Farm in Whately: Summery buffet dinner and live music with cash bar starts at 5:30. The movie: Food for Change by award winning local filmmaker Steve Alves starts at 7 in the barn. Dessert is served after the movie. Tickets $12:50 in advance.

Free Picnic Presentation
Aug
5
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 12:00pm-1:00pm

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Lazy August Series: Home & Yard Improvement

 Edward Rutledge Center for EcoTechnology. Presentation on 
"Clean Energy Options for Home and Business"

Free Picnic Presentation
Jul
29
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Joyful July Children Series

July 29 David Hyde Costello Children's Author

Free Picnic Presentation
Jul
22
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Joyful July Children Series

July 22 Story time with Eliza from Hatfield Public School

FREE WORKSHOP: Design Your Own Rain Garden
Jul
21
6:30 pm18:30

FREE WORKSHOP: Design Your Own Rain Garden

with Keith Zaltzberg
Regenerative Design Group
www.regenerativedesigngroup.com


Create wildlife habitat, protect local watersheds, and beautify your landscape. Join Keith to learn how to incorporate a rain garden on your property. Be inspired! Keith will talk about all the workings of a rain garden and the essential skills you need to design your own.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Note: Our registration process does NOT include anyone registered on www.meetup.com. We want to be sure we have a seat for you, so please use the preregistration process listed above.

Free Picnic Presentation
Jul
15
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Joyful July Children Series

July 15 North King Animal Clinic Live Animals

FREE WORKSHOP: Canning & Preserving your summer bounty
Jul
14
6:30 pm18:30

FREE WORKSHOP: Canning & Preserving your summer bounty

Learn the basics of canning and preserving fruits and vegetables from your summer garden. We are happy to have Billie and Sandy return to the Co-op to share their great techniques and recipes for food preservation. This informative and practical workshop is a seasonal favorite at River Valley Market.
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, call 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Note: Our registration process does NOT include anyone registered on www.meetup.com. We want to be sure we have a seat for you, so please use the preregistration process listed above.

Free Picnic Presentations
Jul
8
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentations

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Joyful July Children Series

July 8 Rona Leventhal Storyteller

FREE WORKSHOP: Create a Safe Organic Tick Free Zone
Jul
7
6:30 pm18:30

FREE WORKSHOP: Create a Safe Organic Tick Free Zone

with Bernadette Giblin
Safeground Organic Analytics
www.safegroundlandcare.com


Freaked out about ticks? Join Bernadette to learn how to create a healthy, organic backyard where you can feel more at peace and enjoy the natural beauty around your home. Bernadette is an entrepreneur, speaker, and educator on organic land care  and is dedicated to sharing her expertise and passion to make all ground safe ground.
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, call 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Note: Our registration process does NOT include anyone registered on www.meetup.com. We want to be sure we have a seat for you, so please use the preregistration process listed above.

Free Picnic Presentations
Jul
1
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentations

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

Joyful July Children Series

July 1st Mark Herschler "ABCDEFGH I Love You " children's songs

Free workshop: Backyard Edible Forest Gardens with Lisa DePiano
Jun
23
6:30 pm18:30

Free workshop: Backyard Edible Forest Gardens with Lisa DePiano

Eat Your Yard! Learn how to garden like the forest and turn your yard into an edible paradise. In this workshop you will learn about site prep, species selection and planting methods to grow your own backyard food forest. For thousands of year’s people have been using these gardens to provide their own food, forage, fuel, fodder, fertilizer and medicine—you can too.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call us at 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Strawberry Ice Cream Social
Jun
18
5:00 pm17:00

Strawberry Ice Cream Social

You’re invited to help us celebrate the arrival of the summer’s local growing season! Stop by to enjoy music from Swing Caravan, a la carte picnic menu, Austin Miller Awards ceremony and kid activities, it is fun for the whole family. Featuring strawberry sundaes from Bart's Homemade Ice Cream.

Our shuttle bus will pick you up! 4:30-8:30 pm from the Walmart Plaza Parking Lot. Follow our directional signs. Join us June 18 5pm-8pm!

 

Free Picnic Presentation
Jun
10
12:00 pm12:00

Free Picnic Presentation

Join us every Wednesday throughout the spring and summer for a free presentation on our deck from 12pm-1pm. Rain or shine. Plenty of room for everyone!

TODAY: NATURE IN JUNE WITH FRANKLIN COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT Amy Donovan, Program Director 

 Click here for full schedule!

Free Workshop: 5 Bodywork Techniques, Shiatsu for Health and Wellness
Jun
9
6:30 pm18:30

Free Workshop: 5 Bodywork Techniques, Shiatsu for Health and Wellness

with Thomas Schieffer
www.vital-herbalist.com

Learn how to give your family, friends and yourself a simple and effective relaxing massage. Based on the 3,000-year-old tradition called Shiatsu, these bodywork techniques have been passed from generation to generation as a family health care system. Shiatsu is known to help relieve stress, increase the immune system and calm the mind. Join Thomas for this energizing workshop—take your health back into your own hands!

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call us at 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

 

FREE Workshop: Backyard Earthen Ovens with Ashley Schenk
Jun
4
6:30 pm18:30

FREE Workshop: Backyard Earthen Ovens with Ashley Schenk

www.broadfork.coop

This popular workshop is an introduction to the ancient art of building outdoor earthen ovens–an easy and inexpensive way to connect with earth, fire, food, and each other. Ashley will talk about oven construction, use, and modern adaptations of a variety of designs. Learn how to create the perfect gathering space in your backyard for cooking delicious pizzas and artisan breads.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call us at 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

FREE WORKSHOP: Healthy Dog, Canine Nutrition Seminar
May
12
6:30 pm18:30

FREE WORKSHOP: Healthy Dog, Canine Nutrition Seminar

with Jim Helems, Behavior Consultant/Dog Trainer
www.jimhelemsdogpals.com

Learn more about the different feeding methods for your dog, from raw diets to commercial dry foods, and the pros and cons of each method. Jim will talk about how to read food labels and how to chose the correct food for your pet. This seminar will also help you understand how to create a balanced meal using fresh organic meats, vegetables and fruits. Gain new insight for keeping your dog healthy and happy.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call us at 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Free Workshop: The Wonderful World of Drying Herbs
May
6
6:30 pm18:30

Free Workshop: The Wonderful World of Drying Herbs

with Thomas Schieffer, Clinical Herbalist
www.vital-herbalist.com

NOTE: This is a rescheduled date.

Learn the “ins” and “outs” of drying herbs from your own garden. Gain a core understanding of the drying process and the tools needed to design and use your own drying system customized to your specific needs. Workshop will include hand-outs and a demonstration of a home built drying unit.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To sign up, please call us at 413-584-2665 or stop by Customer Service.

Truckload Sale
May
1
May 3

Truckload Sale

Join us for our Truckload Sale in our parking lot. Save big on full cases from Groceries, Meat and Seafood, Bulk, Wellness and Garden Starts from High Meadows Farm.  

Click here to view order form.