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Hootenanny to Benefit the Co-op’s Farm Fund

September 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

dancing at the hootenanny

6th Annual Hootenanny to Benefit the Community Food Co-op’s Farm Fund

Boundary Bay Beer Garden
$5 to $20 donation at the door.
All ages, everyone welcome.

> 6 pm: Doors open
> 6:30–7:30 pm: Square dance with caller John Hatten and “The Great Big Taters,” an ensemble of some of Bellingham’s best old-timey musicians. Join in or enjoy from the sidelines.
> 7:30–8 pm: Farmer awards and Farm Fund and Eat Local Month info presentation
> 8–9:30 pm: Dance to Sky Colony
> Eat and drink local goods throughout the night (available by purchase)—delicious local Boundary Bay BBQ!
> For the kids: Additional fun and entertainment with Frank and Beans from the Co-op’s Real Food Show from 6:15–8:15 pm

With the support of our enthusiastic community of local farm lovers, the Farm Fund continues to grow. Since 2000, the Co-op’s Farm Fund has distributed $383,825+ to more than 55 local farms, and food and farming organizations.

The Community Food Co-op is happy to co-sponsor this lively, fun community event with Sustainable Connections. Together we’ll kick off Eat Local Month in grand fashion—a month in which our community celebrates all the folks who work hard every day to provide us with local food. For info about other Eat Local Month events visit eatlocalfirst.org.


September 2, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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For more information about any of our class offerings or to teach a class at our Co-op, contact Kevin Murphy at kevinm@communityfood.coop.

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Please do not wear strong fragrances to class.