As many of you are aware Sean has decided to move on to different things and we want to wish him the best of luck on his new endevours. On that note we have a new staff member joining the Co-Op. His name is Phil and he will be taking on Sean’s previous shifts in the am. He brings experience in retail ordering and POS management so he is going to be great addition to our team. Stop on in and say hi!
We are pleased to announce that our first soap making class with Lally Broch Farm was a success so we’ll be continuing to offer classes as we can. The next one is scheduled for February 24th from 2-3:30pm. So sign up today to learn a fun new skill!
We just wanted to pop out a quick note that if you have any last minute Valentines Day needs we definitely have you covered. We have cards from Kim Jacobs, Organic Chocolates, Chilled Prosecco and White Wines and Jewelry from Maid in The Woods, Glad Girl, Oh My Goddess! and various other gifts as well. We’ll be here till 6:00pm!
So we have a bunch of new items we need to let you know about. We’re trying to keep with adding a few new items as requested by people even in winter. We have a bunch of new spices/herbs as well because we want to be your spice destination for hard to find herbs, plus they taste good.
- Half Gallon Palmer Milk (In Mason Jar), Member Requested
- Riojana Torrontes, Member Requested
- Springworks Boston Lettuce (trying to keep greens on the shelf)
New Spices/Herbs (All herbs are organic unless otherwise noted)
- Matcha Powder
- Lavender Flowers, Vendor Requested
- Garam Masala, Member Requested
- Whole Fennel Seeds
- Calendula Flower Petals, Member Requested
- Peppermint Leaf, Member Requested
- Whole Nutmeg
- Sumac (Conventional)
With these additions our total is now up to 90 bulk herbs/spices with 82 of them being organic.
Watching the weather this afternoon we’re going to close at 2:30pm so that everyone can get home safely. If you have any last minute shopping needs please come on down!
Bangor Savings Bank is looking for Maine Non-Profits to make donations to through there Community Matters Program and we thought we’d pass it along to our members. Your Co-Op could be a write in candidate as well as two other organizations you feel are deserving of a donation or feel free to to do any organization you think should get it. The important part is we vote for our communities! We’ve attached the pdf regarding their program or follow the link to see more info on there website.
Link to Bangor Savings Website
We are pleased to announce that we will be doing a Local Crafters Fair on Sunday February 11th from 10:30 to 3:00pm. We’re hoping that there are more of these to come and we want to thank our new head of the craft committee for organizing it!