We’re putting our Thanksgiving turkey signup sheet out early this year, but that’s no reason to delay placing your order! Misty Knoll Farms naturally raised fresh turkeys from New Haven, Vermont will be available for $4.49/lb, in sizes ranging from 12-14 to 27+ lbs. (Please be aware that the turkey size you request may vary up to 1 lbs in weight either up or down.) Misty Knoll turkeys are given free range access to lush pasture, sunlight and fresh water, and are free of antibiotics. Grateful Harvest organic turkeys from Bridgeport, NJ will be available for $5.99/lb in two sizes: 12-16 lbs and 16-20 lbs. For special orders of boneless turkey breasts, turkey legs, or hams, please contact Leigh-Anne Nicastro, our Fresh Meat & Seafood Manager, directly at 413-458-8060.
Veteran energy expert and Berkshire resident Bruce Harley will present his new book about residential energy efficiency at the North Adams Public Library. Harley will deliver a brief presentation on home energy fixes, with time for questions. A reception and signing will follow. Also, a representative from the Center for EcoTechnology in Pittsfield will be at the event with information about energy audits and the Mass Save program. He will be signing up people for free energy audits. This event is free and open to the public. It takes place Thursday, Nov. 8 from 6-7:30 pm at the North Adams Public Library.
For more information about Mr. Harley’s latest book on green energy, visit this link: http://csgrp.com/consumer/insulate-and-weatherize-book-by-bruce-harley.html
Wild Oats Market had a strong financial year in FY 2011-2012, growing 14% in sales over FY 2010-2011. Download a copy of the Annual Report.
Join us for a pre-Thanksgiving taste of some of the dishes we will be offering on our Everything but the Turkey menu this year. We’ll also be serving some standout cheeses from our Fresh Foods department, selected wines, and more. Our open house is Friday, November 9, from 5-7:30 pm. You won’t go home hungry! $5 off coupon for Everything but the Turkey package, available during our open house only.
Our Annual Member Meeting takes place on Tuesday, October 23, 7-9 pm at St. John’s Church (the Lower Room) at 35 Park Street in Williamstown. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend. We will begin the meeting with refreshments Wild Oats-style, to include: local heirloom apples and regional cheeses, paired with selected wines; fresh-baked breads and dipping oils; desserts; and non-alcoholic beverages. Our business meeting, which will run from approximately 7:15-8 pm, will cover the election of new Board members and a financial update. We will also ask members to vote on two Bylaw amendments. We will conclude the meeting with a presentation of the documentary Food for Change, given by the film’s director and producer, Steve Alves.
It’s your co-op! Join us for a fun and interesting meeting, and make your voice as a member-owner heard, by coming to Annual Meeting.