George Street Co-op is looking to add an enthusiastic, self-motivated Floor Manager to our team.
Welcome to the Co-op!
A place for people who value healthy food, a healthy planet, and cooperation. — Our vision statement
The George Street Co-op is a non-profit natural foods store owned and run by its members. We sell vegetarian foods with the greatest nutritional value possible, and only minimal processing or additives. Everyone is welcome to shop at the Co-op and choose from our excellent selection of fresh organic produce, bulk foods, vitamins & herbs, body care and earth-friendly products, gifts, and more.
Upcoming events — get involved!Monday, May 30
The Co-op will be closed Monday, in observance of Memorial Day.
Tuesday, May 31
The Member States of the World Health Organization created World No Tobacco Day in 1987 to draw global attention to the tobacco epidemic and the preventable death and disease it causes. To learn more, visit: http://www.who.int/tobacco/communications/events/wntd/en/
Thursday, June 2 at 7:30pm
A beautiful open mic at the George Street Co-op Café, every Thursday. Signups start at 7:15pm, performances start at 7:30pm. There’s no cover, and all types of performers are welcome! For more information, join our Facebook group.
Friday, June 3 at 12:00pm
During the course of its many upgrades and changes, the Co-op has accumulated an interesting assortment of one-of-a-kind dishes, storage containers, tchotchkes, etc. As environmentalists, we don’t like to throw anything useful away, but at this point the Co-op needs to make some space...
So Friday June 3rd, for each item you purchase at the Co-op, you’ll get one FREE item from this assortment. Come by and check out our stash!Please RSVP to the Facebook event here.
Sunday, June 5 at 7:30pm
Yoga classes in the Co-op Café, each Sunday at 5:30. These donation-based classes are tailored to all levels — this is your opportunity to try yoga in safe space! Please bring a mat, friends and an open-mind!
Thursday, June 9 at 7:30pm — description is the same as for Thursday, June 2
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Recent happenings at the Co-op
The results of the latest membership referendum are in:
1. Members voted to give the Board of Directors the power to change the Co-op’s senior citizen discount policy.
2. Members voted to permit electronic voting in future referendum votes.
3. Members re-elected Marilynn Winston, Chad Hetman, and John Leary to continue serving on the Board of Directors.
Co-op members, the official ballot box is here! You have TWO WEEKS (until Saturday April 4th) to mail in your referendum ballot, or to return it in-person to the store. The store’s future is yours — be a part of the process!
Our co op has recently concluded our 2013 referendum. Thank you to everyone who participated, your input is vital. An important change to our membership structure has passed. Once implemented, memberships will renew on the anniversary of joining, rather than every August.
Additionally, all seven Board of Director appointments were ratified by membership vote.
As a member of the George Street Co Op, you will receive your 2013 referendum in the mail. There are EIGHT questions. Question 1 deals with membership terms, and the remaining seven are ballot votes for each of the seats on the Board of Directors.
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