The People's Food Co-op is more than your average grocery store.  It is a place to learn, gather, and have fun. Check out all these great events...


Friday
May012015

Kalamazoo Farmers Market

 

Open Saturdays (May – November), 7am-2pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays (June – October), 7am-2pm

 

at 1204 Bank St., Kalamazoo, 49001 


Come Celebrate Michigan's second-largest farmers market! We'll have the hundreds of food vendors, artists, and artisans you love, plus food trucks, live music, and more. 

 

PFC is proud to manage the Kalamazoo Farmers Market. Our purpose is to connect customers and market businesses through honest relationships and to support community and local economies through a thriving market culture.  

 

Our Kalamazoo Farmers Markets Manager, Gaby Gerken, is available to answer questions. Find more information on market vendors, news, and events at the Kalamazoo Farmers' Market website.  

 

Friday
May012015

Portage Market

 

Open Sundays, (May - November) noon-4pm 

 

at the Portage Senior Center 320 Library Lane, Portage, MI 49002 

 

The Portage Market will feature 30-40 vendors, including food trucks, fruits and veggie vendors, artists, and more.

 

Eli Lowry, is available to answer any questions about the Portage Market. 

 

Many Portage Market vendors will accept SNAP benefits, Double Up Food Bucks, WIC Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. More information here. See you at the market!

Friday
Apr012016

Grow it yourself day 

 

Get ready for Grow It Yourself Day at PFC April 29th. It is your first chance to get your garden plants, and we have a whole day of fun planned. 


It is your first chance at organic starter plants for the season. 

Friday
Apr012016

PFC Cooking Class Schedule  


PFC does Cooking Classes. Get your friends together for a fun night of cooking!  

  • Apr 25th  6:30 - 8:00 Cooking 104 - Dinner CANCELLED
  • May 9th   6:30 - 8:00 Shakshuka & Naan
  • May 23rd  6:30 - 8:00 Cooking 104 - Snacks
  • June 20th 6:30 - 8:00 Cooking 105 - Dessert
  • June 27th   6:30 - 8:00  Spring Rolls

 

$20 per person Kids 12-17 are free with adult.  Sign up with a friendly PFC cashier today at 507 Harrison, Kalamazoo.

Wednesday
Jul062016

PFC Deli Does Dinner

WHEN: 4-8pm, Monday - Friday every week

 

WHERE: PFC
507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

 

WHAT: Love PFC's Hot Bar? You can find delicious, fresh, abundant hot food on our bar until 8pm Monday through Friday every week. Our Deli crew has expanded their offerings, guaranteeing a delicious dinner on the go after work or school every weeknight. Come see how our Deli Does Dinner. Here is our menu  

Monday
Aug012016

PFC Board Meeting

WHEN: Monday, May 1st 2017 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm 

 

WHERE: PFC
507 Harrison Steet, Kalamazoo MI 

 

WHAT: Join our Board of Directors and participate in the governance of your Co-op! 

 

The Board normally meets the first Monday of each month. Our meetings are open to the public and all owners and community members are encouraged to attend. For more information visit the Board of Directors page.

Monday
Aug012016

Owner Orientation

WHEN: Monday, May 15th, from 7:30pm until 8:30pm 

 

WHERE: PFC Natural Grocery & Deli

507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 

 

WHAT: Perhaps you are a PFC owner, but you're not really sure what that means? Maybe you just became an owner and want an introduction to the store? Join us for one of our monthly owner orientations! Gain a better understanding about Co-op ownership, learn more about your Co-op, and meet other PFC owners and staff. If you are interested in joining us, please RSVP with our Volunteer Coordinator.

Monday
Aug012016

Volunteer Orientation

WHEN: Monday, May 15th, from 7:30pm until 8:30pm 

 

WHERE: PFC Natural Grocery & Deli
507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 

 

WHAT: Volunteers are what make co-ops great, and we believe we've got some of the best volunteers in the country!  If you've applied to volunteer at People's, you'll first need to attend an orientation session, where we'll make sure you have everything you need to join our all-star team.  Please RSVP with our volunteer coordinator today!

To learn more about becoming a volunteer, check out our Help Out page.  

Tuesday
Apr252017

Help Raise Money for Fair Food Matters 


Looking for a tasty way to quench your thirst and support Fair Food Matters' educational gardening activities?  Grab a pint at the Arcadia Brewing Company in Kalamazoo any time Monday, May 1st.  Arcadia Brewing Company will donate 50% of their tap sales for the day to support the Fair Food Matters garden and food-based, hands-on learning opportunities for under-served youth.


Tuesday
Apr252017

Yum's the word at Parchment Library 

 

 Join PFC's General Manager Chris Dilley & PFC's Farmers Market Manager Gaby Gerkin Wednesday May 10th at the Parchment Library starting at 6:30 to talk about how to find the best food in the area, help area farmers, and stay on budget!