On July 27th, the San Clemente Community Market is having our 2nd Annual Member Owner’s Meeting & Board of Director’s elections. The Board of Directors is an important function for any cooperative, as they are the “voice” of the democratically run organization. SCCM has a larger board than most not-for-profits with nine board members. Per… Read More Upcoming 2013 Board Elections
What do you do with all the avocados? What’s better than Cooking Stoned? How about these Tropical Avocado Popsicle. Ingredients 2 Avocados 2 Limes 1 ½ Cups basic simple syrup ¾ Cup Coconut Milk 20 fresh tarragon leaves For detailed recipe and pictures, check out Cooking Stoned.
When: Saturday, July 13th, 9:30Am – 11:00Am Where: The Coop, 1506 Calle Valle, SC Who: Everyone! What: When’s the last time you and the kiddo’s tie dyed something together? Well, its time to get your hippie on! The San Clemente Community Market is inviting everyone to stop by for a free fun event. We’ll be… Read More July is for Tie Dye
When: Friday, June 21st, 6:30pm – 9pm Where: The Coop, 1506 Calle Valle, SC Who: Anybody What: Come celebrate the summer solstice and party with the San Clemente Community Market. We’ll be sharing great food, mingling with the Board of Directors and voting on the new color of The Coop. So bring your favorite locally-grown… Read More Summer Solstice Potluck Party 2013
Here’s a great little recipe from our own Co-op Member, Susan O’Brien. I am a cole slaw lover. It reminds me of when I was a youngster and my dad made us homemade cole slaw. I have changed the recipe many times over the years, but what remains the same are the memories of eating… Read More Suzi’s Vegetable Slaw
A new study say the leading reason parents buy organic is to avoid synthetic pesticides and fertilizers (30 percent). The U.S. Families Organic Attitudes and Beliefs 2013 Tracking Study found that avoiding antibiotics and synthetic hormones was cited by 29 percent as their number one reason to buy organic. The number of people who primarily… Read More Study Reveals Why People Buy Organic
Like water and sunshine for the crops, the Co-op thrives with your input! Summer of 2013, marks our 2nd Annual Board of Directors Elections. For 2013, we have three one year terms that are coming due. If you have been a Member-owner for at least 6 months, we encourage you run for the Board. Please take… Read More 2013 Board of Directors Elections
We finally crossed the 100th membership mark last month!!! Yeehaa!!! Spring welcomed the San Clemente Community Market with six new families joining, bringing our total membership to 105. This is quite an accomplishment as we are a volunteer, grassroots effort with no corporate sponsors, no government subsidies or bailouts. Now we are 105 families committed… Read More One Hundred Members and Growing