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  

FREE Inflammation and Turmeric Class 3/31

Grant Meadows is an experienced educator and consultant on health and wellness, and his company, based in the Carolinas, represents some of the finest nutritional supplement and body care brands in the natural products industry. His areas of focus include nutritional science and herbalism, and in particular, how specific herbs and nutrients can support a … Continued  

All-You-Can-Eat Latkes

Sunday, December 6th is the first night of Hanukkah and we’re kicking the holiday off with an All-You-Can-Eat Latke bar. Our Hot Bar will be FILLED with fresh and piping hot traditional and vegan latkes, sour cream, apple sauce, and green salad. Fill up a plate and eat as much as you can from 5 … Continued