Fresh In!!! 2 July 2013

The Time for Renewal Is Upon Us…
With the end of the financial year past, it is time for everyone (including me) to renew our Food Co-op Shop memberships. Drop in, have a coffee, do a shop, and renew your membership. We look forward to seeing you soon for another exciting year in Food Co-operation.Fresh In!!! This Week…
Organic Tropical Fruit
To Warm & Brighten Your Winter Days…
Ruby Red Grapefruit $4.70/kg
Yellow Grapefruit (SA) $6.70/kg
Mandarin Oranges (Yeppoon QLD) $10.39/kg*Special Price* Limes $6.00/kg
Papaya (QLD) $3.39/kg
Bananas (QLD) $5.00/kgSimplify Your Shopping & Receive Fresh Produce

Order a Weekly Veggie Box!!!
Receive fresh fruit and vegetables direct from the organic markets. Order and pay for your box by 2pm Mondays and pick them up from Tuesday mornings. We have $25 & $50 boxes available.

Rich, Sensuous, Responsible…Chocolate!!!

Don’t Forget About Our New Line of Organic & Fairtrade
Chocolate Bars by Alter Eco…

Dark Mint (60%): Cool Crispy Mint
Dark Velvet (47%): A Touch of Milk
Dark Twist (60%): Crystallised Orange Peel
Dark Blackout (85%): Bittersweet Cocoa
Dark Almond (60%): Slow Roasted
All Flavors Are $5.90/80g
For more info, check out their website.

Feeling Lethargic???

Try Scheckter’s Organic & Fairtrade Sparkling Energy Fruit Drink
Original & Lite
For more info, check out their website.

Bring Your Own Cup…
Receive a Complimentary Coffee
with Your Purchase of a BYO “Keep Cup”
We now have BYO “Keep Cups” for sale at the Food Co-op Cafe.
Small (250ml) – $10
Large (375ml) – $12

They are made from renewable plant based bioplastic. Find out more at their website.
In addition to helping the environment, having a BYO “Keep Cup” has other advantages. When you buy a BYO “Keep Cup”, receive your first coffee on us, and there are new coffee prices for those of you who have a “Keep Cup” or elect to stay in the Food Co-op Cafe and have your coffee in ceramic. The new prices are:
$3.70 – Small
$4.20 – Large
Also, our takeaway cups are now fully compostable. If you don’t have a way to compost them at home, bring them back to us, and we will compost them for you. This makes us the only completely organic, fair-trade, and compostable cafe in Canberra.
For anyone buying a takeaway coffee in one of our new, fully compostable takeaway cups, the prices remain:
$3.80 – Small
$4.30 – Large

…But, don’t despair. If you remember to compost your cups, you are helping the environment.Thank You for Being Involved…
A huge thank you to those of you who came out Sunday to help us count our stock. Your help was indispensable.
Also, thank you to those who stepped up to help with our tea towels.Get Involved…
Didn’t count stock or wash tea towels? Don’t despair. There are still heaps of projects around the Food Co-op Shop for which you can volunteer.
For those of you with small children who are looking to work from home, we are currently looking to build a fundraising team. Email us to find out more.Acoustic Soup…
Acoustic Soup returns to the Food Co-op Shop next Wednesday,
10 July at 7:00pm.The Music:
Los Chavos!!!
Lazy Harrys
Jude Cohen
The Cashews

The Food:
Winter Feast, Desserts, & Chai

We are looking for volunteers to help with food prep, set up, service, and clean up. If you’re keen, email us or come to the Food Co-op Shop next Tuesday night, 9 July or Wednesday, 10 July from 11am. You’ll get a free feed for your efforts.

Lost Lunch…

Our weekday lunches are on hiatus through winter. They will resume on Tuesday, 23 July.
Stay warm and cosy,
-The Food Co-op Team!

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