Jun
3
11:00 am11:00

Annual Membership Meeting and Local Vendor Fair

The Annual Membership Meeting will be held at the Co-op on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Co-op community owners will also be voting on Board candidates.

Our Local Vendor Fair will be going on that same day, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, with music, special prices, and more! Please come meet our local vendors as they showcase their products that we proudly feature in our store.

Check out our Facebook event page for the latest info. Feel free to invite your friends!

Fun times at our 2016 Annual Membership Meeting and Local Vendor Fair.

Fun times at our 2016 Annual Membership Meeting and Local Vendor Fair.

Feb
25
11:00 am11:00

Health Fair

  • SLO Natural Foods Co-op

Please join us on Saturday, February 25th from 11 AM to 3 PM here at the Co-op for our Third Annual Health Fair. We’ll have vendors featuring both local and national brands, free samples, raffles, and special discounts on some of our most popular supplement and cosmetic lines.

Speak with vendor representatives to learn about and sample supplements that will support your health, including issues with joint health, blood sugar, skincare, digestion, and more!

For the latest updates, be sure to check in with our Event page on Facebook. Feel free to invite your friends as it's a public event.

This is a free event. Rain will not cancel.

We hope to see you here for this fun and inspiring event!

 

Fun times at last year's Health Fair!

Special Members' Meeting: Vote!
Dec
13
7:00 pm19:00

Special Members' Meeting: Vote!

  • 2880 Broad Street San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 United States

Vote on a proposed change to the Co-op's Bylaws. This proposal will allow the Board to establish the Patronage Refund Program as an additional benefit for Co-op Member-Owners. The Board will also discuss more new benefits for Member-Owners, how the Co-op can improve, and how to survive in the competitive SLO grocery and health products marketplace.

For more information on the Patronage Refund Program, please see Board President Eric Michielssen's newsletter articles here and here.

The proposed changes to the Bylaws are here.

We'll meet at the SLO Guild Hall, 2880 Broad Street in SLO.

The Co-op will provide light refreshments and beverages and there will be some time to socialize with your fellow Member-Owners, Co-op staff, and Board Members.

Join the Co-op in the SLO Holiday Parade
Dec
2
6:00 pm18:00

Join the Co-op in the SLO Holiday Parade

  • City Parking Lot #14

Everybody loves a parade! And we'd love for you to join us!

Meet us at 6pm, back corner of City Parking Lot #14 (across from Mission High School football field). We're entry #83. Parade starts at 7pm.

Parade theme is "Dashing Through the SLO"

* We'll have a few decorated shopping carts you can push your kids in -- bring blankets!
* Kids can ride decorated scooters (helmets required!) or ride in wagons.
* Decorate kids' rides!
* Holiday/ festive dress for all!

And three nopes:
NO Santa costumes.
NO throwing favors, candy, etc.
NO alcohol.

Details and updated info here.

Screening: In the Spirit of Cooperation
Oct
21
6:00 pm18:00

Screening: In the Spirit of Cooperation

  • The Guild Hall

October is National Co-op Month and we'd like you go join us in celebration of Co-ops. We will be screening In the Spirit of Cooperation which profiles several different cooperative enterprises and highlights how they benefit their communities.

6p -- Pre-Screening Party with food & beverage samples.

7p -- Film and Discussion.

We hope you'll join us!

 

Treat SLO Demo
Aug
31
11:00 am11:00

Treat SLO Demo

  • SLO Natural Foods Co-op

Lan Alcorn of Treat SLO will be here today, Wed, Aug 31st, from 11am to 3pm with samples of her amazing baked goods. As you might guess, Treat SLO is a local business and uses local ingredients to create delicious baked cookies, cupcakes, bars, pastries, and breakfast goodies.

 

 

Muesli Munch Demo
Aug
19
11:00 am11:00

Muesli Munch Demo

  • SLO Natural Foods Co-op

Sean Swift, Founder and CEO of Muesli Munch, will be at the Co-op on Friday, Aug 19th, from 11am to 4pm, sampling out his delicious muesli. Muesli Munch comes in four certified organic blends: Walnut Currant Muesli, Pumpkin Pecan Muesli, Cranberry Coconut Muesli, and Gluten Freedom Muesli. Come and find your favorite!

Jul
2
11:00 am11:00

Sample Me Saturday

This summer we're kicking off Sample Me Saturday so you can try some new-to-you foods! Join us on Saturdays between 11AM and 3PM for some savory surprises.

Kohana's Healthy Living Expo
Jun
18
11:00 am11:00

Kohana's Healthy Living Expo

  • Kohana Pharmacy

Join us at Kohana's Healthy Living Expo, Saturday, June 18th! Jessica will have some wellness products to share and Tatiana will be sampling some of the foods she makes here at SLO Natural Foods Co-op. She'll  be featuring recipes with Ancient Nutrition Bone Broth Protein, but she'll have a veg option as well.

Don't miss Chris Cucchiara's and Jordan Rubin's free presentations and book signings, and enjoy the other vendor offerings.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Local Vendor Fair and Membership Meeting
May
21
11:00 am11:00

Local Vendor Fair and Membership Meeting

  • SLO Natural Foods Co-op

You're invited to our 4th Annual Local Vendor Fair and Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, May 21st from 11am to 3pm. Meet some of our wonderful local vendors and farmers and sample their products. There will be raffles and live music from the Cimo Brothers, as well.

At 1:30pm, Co-op Members are invited to attend the Annual Membership Meeting. Meet your current Board Members, hear how the Co-op is doing, and learn about our future plans.

 

 

 
 

 

Health Fair
Feb
20
11:00 am11:00

Health Fair

Please join us on Saturday, February 20th from 11 AM to 3 PM here at the Co-op for our Second Annual Health Fair. We’ll have a vendor fair featuring both local and national brands, free samples, raffles (including a beach cruiser bicycle!), and special discounts on some of our most popular supplement and cosmetic lines. Derma-E will be here with their UV photography unit which makes any hidden sun damage visible. In addition, we’ll be hosting a blood drive with United Blood Services. If you’d like to make a blood donation you can sign up on the UBS website or you can sign up at the Co-op in person or by calling us at 544.7928 to reserve a time.

Co-op We're also thrilled to host Jordan Rubin, founder of Garden of Life, Beyond Organic, and Get Real Nutrition for a free health seminar. Jordan is the New York Times bestselling author of The Maker's Diet and he will share how to improve digestion, super charge your immune system, and jump-start your metabolism. This seminar at 1:00 PM is free, but please RSVP to us at the Co-op (544.7928) so we know how many people to expect. Jordan will also be signing copies of his latest book, Planet Heal Thyself: The Revolution of Regeneration in Body, Mind and Planet.

We hope to see you here for this fun and inspiring event! Rain will not cancel.


Book Signing with Kendra Aronson
Dec
18
12:30 pm12:30

Book Signing with Kendra Aronson

Kendra will be here at SLO Natural Foods Co-op signing her new book, The SLO Farmers' Market Cookbook. Kendra's book has 60 seasonal recipes and is very much a local endeavor; you will recognize many of the local farmers and restaurateurs who participated.