“We CAN Build It” with Habitat for Humanity

On Monday November 3, the Co-op was proud to participate in the dedication of “The House that Durham Craft Beer Built”. This Habitat home was built in partnership with local breweries who have raised funds, hammers, and hands to build a home for the Ramirez Pina Family. The DCM was proud to cap off over … Continued  

You’re Invited

Durham, we love being your neighbor! And to celebrate that, we are hosting a neighborhood party! We’re teaming up with our awesome neighbors, Grub Durham, Joe Van Gogh and Local Yogurt to offer a whole block full of fun! Come on out on Sunday, September 9th, from 12-4pm for tons of activities for kids, music, giveaways…and FREE FOOD!!! Just because … Continued  

Durham Co-op Community Film Series – The Quality of Life Project

Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM Our second screening in the series will feature the short film, “The Quality of Life Project.” This short created by Kara Keeling and Liz Sprague Holt, focuses on the West End Neighborhood and the Southwest Central Durham Community’s effort to secure affordable housing and stability in the area. This film … Continued  

Support Local Farms!

Want to meet your local farmers? Mark your calendar for the Eastern Triangle Farm Tour, September 23-24. Tour local, sustainable farms and discover the delicious meat, dairy, fruits, and veggies produced right here in the Eastern Triangle! Twenty-six farms will open their gates from 1-5pm for this family-friendly event. Visit with barnyard animals, see the sights of the country, taste farm-fresh … Continued  

Join the Takeout Revolution

Have you heard the news? Durham is leading the way in dining sustainability with Don’t Waste Durham’s returnable take-out container service, GreenToGo! DCM is proud to be a founding market in the East Coast’s first city-wide reusable takeout container service. GreenToGo has officially arrived, and we’re very excited to be in the first phase of participating … Continued  

Sprouting & Microgreens: Homegrown Living Foods

March 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm With Christina & Christelle Do you want to grow healthy protein-rich food indoors year-round? If so,  sprouting is for you! Sprouts & Microgreens are bursting with life! Join us to learn about the health benefits of sprouting seeds, beans, and grains, and soaking nuts. We’ll demonstrate how … Continued  

Kombucha 101 & Beyond

Sunday January 29th @ 11:00 am Learn to home-brew your own Kombucha with Grant Ruhlman, owner and Fermentor-in-Chief of Homebucha – Durham’s local kombucha company. As a participant you will learn some of the history and lore of this ancient beverage, discuss its potential health benefits, and learn the step-by-step nuances of producing a fizzy, … Continued  

Mushrooms for Mind, Body, & Health

Host Defense Mushrooms & Durham Co-op Market presents this special consumer lecture with Gina Rivers Contla, Host Defense National Science Educator Beginning with a review of how mushrooms support immune functioning, Rivers Contla, will discuss the various body systems that respond well to mushroom supplementation.* We’ll focus on Cordyceps and its impact on lung functioning … Continued  

Annual Meeting

  On Sunday, November 6, 2016 we will hold our 8th Annual Meeting of Durham Co-op Market Owners at the store from 6 to 8 pm. We will be serving dinner to meeting attendees from 5 to 6 pm.  At the meeting, owners will receive the store’s annual report and an update from our GM, consider any non-binding questions and hear statements from the … Continued  

Neighbor Day

Saturday, 9/17 2-6   Durham Co-op Market’s second annual Neighbor Day is a community oriented block party at the co-op. Come out and celebrate our neighborhood and our cooperative!   Free Grilled Cheese Sandwiches & Cheddar Tomato Soup Shooters From Cabot Co-op Creamery Why is Cabot giving away grilled cheese?: Partly because they’re awesome. But they … Continued