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!

The Positive Potluck


A peaceful and positive potluck gathering of friends. The potluck tradition is that everyone brings a little something, and together we’ll have a great and varied feast!

The Co-op is a vegetarian space, so please bring only vegetarian or vegan foods. RSVP to the Facebook event here.

Board Game Tuesday at the Café!


All ages are welcome! Tuesdays from 6pm–9pm, come out and join everyone in a game of chess, checkers, backgammon, Scrabble, or Uno — or bring a different game with you to play! Join the Meetup group here.

Personnel Committee meeting


The Personnel Committee meets in the Co-op upstairs at 7:00pm on the fourth Wednesday of each month. All Co-op members are welcome to attend.

Food Day


Food Day, October 24 was created in 1975 by the Center for Science in the Public Interest to raise awareness about the increasing industrialization of American agriculture, rising food prices, hunger, and the American diet and health crisis. To get involved, visit the site here: http://www.foodday.org/get_involved

Fresh Produce open mic


A beautiful open mic at the George Street Co-op Café, every Thursday. Signups start at 7:45pm, performances start at 8:00pm. Everyone gets 8 minutes and it’s absolutely free.

Snack Attack Comedy Show


Part gut-busting laughs, part gut-filling snacks, this show will leave you fully satisfied. The hosts will serve up hilarious comedians while simultaneously making a snack from scratch, and you will decide the winner. This month, the hosts will each make a snack featuring chocolate chips.

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Recent happenings at the Co-op

Gluten-free brownies and mini (vegan) cheesecakes

We have some gluten-free treats from the same vegan pastry shop that supplies our fresh-baked muffins. Come sample gluten-free brownies with walnuts, gluten-free key lime raspberry mini-cheesecakes (with a chopped walnut crumb topping) and gluten-free chocolate mini-cheesecakes (with walnuts). The “cheese” is non-dairy. These treats are all vegan.

Now carrying local, organic, vegan pastries

The Co-op is now carrying locally made, organic, vegan pastries! Revel in tasty delights like cranberry orange crumble, baby apple pie, banana chocolate chip loaf, or blueberry lemon loaf. These fresh-baked treats are completely free of dairy, eggs, cholesterol, trans-fats, hydrogenated oils, or high fructose corn syrup, but the flavor is so good you’ll never think you’re missing out!

Live Triclosan-free!

The Co-op is doing its part to help rid the world of triclosan! We’re offering a 10% discount on triclosan-free products to anyone who trades in a product containing triclosan.

2010 Slingshot Organizers have arrived at the Co-op!

The large-size version is bound with a spiral wire binding and is twice the size of the “classic” pocket organizer (5.5 inches X 8.5 inches) with twice as much space to write all the events in your life. It is 160 pages.

New Stevia powder

Brand new Stevia powder in stock, by NuNaturals. Stop by and try a free sample. To see more of these updates, follow us on Twitter.

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George Street Co-op

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89 Morris Street
New Brunswick, NJ
732-247-8280

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New weekday hours!
Monday – Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm
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