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WHAT’S COOKIN’

We love to keep in touch with our members and friends so we communicate via our
bi-weekly e-newsletter, The Sprout.

You can request to be on our mailing list and visit our archives of newsletters.

Engage with us on Social Media 

We also encourage you to interact with us on our social channels, where you can get all the latest news on the co-op, local food options like farmers markets and CSAs, like-minded community organizations, and educational info on food systems and thought leaders:

EVENTS

Much of the growth of the Bethlehem Food Co-Op is because we love community, and we love to connect with our community!

Check our Events for locations and times so we can see each other in person or virtually.

Sunday, Aug. 15: Lehigh Valley Pride

Sunday, Aug. 15: Lehigh Valley Pride

We will have our info table at this big community event, scheduled as an 'in person' outdoor gathering for Sunday, Aug. 15 from noon - 6 p.m. at JCC of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N. 22nd St. in Allentown.   There is a $10 entry fee for all those over 13, payable at...

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Monday, August 2: MOVE Meeting

Monday, August 2: MOVE Meeting

Monday, August 2: MOVE meeting If you are interested in helping our co-op continue to grow, we invite you to attend our meeting! We focus on Membership / Outreach / Volunteer / Education - and an 'extra' E (for events) - and we thrive on your good ideas. Everyone is...

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NEWS

In the news or making news: 

Here are some recent updates

City of Bethlehem receives grant on our behalf

City of Bethlehem receives grant on our behalf

Our news release of July 15, 2021: Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) has announced the awarding of a $2.9 million grant to the City of Bethlehem, in support of the Bethlehem Food Co-Op’s plans to bring a community-owned grocery store to 250 E. Broad St. The co-op...

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Time to apply for Board positions

Time to apply for Board positions

Looking ahead to our Annual Meeting We are incredibly fortunate to have a history of dedicated, passionate advocates serving as our organization’s leadership. They have brought us from a ‘germ of an idea’ to the point where we have negotiated a site and secured a...

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Farmers Market/Event Volunteer Sign-ups

Farmers Market/Event Volunteer Sign-ups

Summer means outdoor events, and that means we're out meeting neighbors with our info table! This is a great way for us to reach potential new members and friends - it's fun and we talk to a lot of interested folks. SIGN UP FORM We are looking for volunteers to help...

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Store Design Firm Hired

Store Design Firm Hired

By Elliot Nolter, Secretary May 19, 2021 Store update! With approvals from the city, our landlord is moving into the detailed design phase of our new building at 250 E. Broad St.  That means it is also time for us to get into the details of our store’s interior! From...

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CO-OP COMMUNITY

Support Your Local Co-Op

There are many co-ops within our region, ranging from start-ups like us to those established over 40 years ago! As we practice the principle of cooperation among co-ops, we are glad to have these folks in our network.

And wherever you travel, you will likely be near a food co-op; CLICK HERE to plan a visit!

RECIPES

Below are a couple recipes you might like to try. Keep checking back as we continue to update the site with new recipes. 

Peach Galette

Peach Galette

Now that peaches are in season and so tasty, here's a simple peach galette recipe using fresh yellow peaches tossed with a little sugar, flour, and vanilla. Or try it with any "bakeable" fruit... thanks to Laurel Mikovits for sharing! You can play around with it a...

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Zucchini Cobbler

Zucchini Cobbler

Zucchini in abundance? Here's a 'sweet' way to use these prolific mid-summer veggies - thanks to MOVE chair, Joe Klinkhoff! Zucchini Cobbler Filling 8 c peeled, cubed zucchini 1 c lemon juice 1 c sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1 tbsp. butter Dash salt Topping 1 c...

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Here’s how to get in touch with us:

Email:

info@bethlehemfood.coop

Bethlehem Food Co-Op
P.O. Box 58
Bethlehem, PA 18016

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