News & Blog
Thursday August 15th
6:30 - 8:00 PM
224 DEXTER STREET
Providence, RI 02909
Want to get more involved with Urban Greens?
Please attend the Community Outreach Meeting Next Thursday, and bring a friend. We will be going over all our exciting volunteer opportunities. We are also looking for your feedback and any connections our members have to communities not yet represented in our membership.
Thank you for your help. Together we will build the Co-op.
Here is a link to our Facebook Events page. Please RSVP and share on your social media page!
JOIN US ON AUGUST 28th @ The AS220 BAR
115 Empire Street in Downtown Providence
Meet your fellow members and support local business
We are excited to announce the location and time to our first LOCAL GREEN Meet and Greet. Please join us at AS220 to enjoy locally made food and drinks and support the local food economy!
The concept is simple: Urban Greens Members and fans gather at a local business at a pre-determined time and date. UG Members get to meet each other AND flex their collective power by joining fellow members to support the local food economy. It's a win-win!
SPEND SOME MONEY
MEET NEW PEOPLE
LOCAL GREEN Meet & Greets are adapted from CASH MOBS. Click the link to learn more about them. If you would like to nominate a store, restaurant, or bar and/or if you would like to help plan these events, please contact us.
REGISTER NOW Free Local Chili Pepper Cooking Demo with Chef Maria from El Rancho Grande
Urban Greens Food Co-op presents
CULTURAL COOKING--LOCAL GROWING:
A cooking demo series highlighting Providence's varied cuisines and regional produce
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
The CULTURAL COOKING -- LOCAL GROWING series
will debut on May 11th at 11 AM
The Federal Hill House
9 Courtland St. Providence, RI 02909
Chef Maria of El Rancho Grande will use dried chili peppers from North Star Farm of North Dartmouth, MA and demonstrate how to create:
Beans and Rice
Participants will be able to taste all the dishes and take away recipes. North Star farm will provide information on how the chilies were grown and processed.
The event is free.
Registration is required.
Only 10 Spots left so register ASAP.
Join Urban Greens Tonight at Faces of Social Venture:
Thursday, April 18, from 6-8pm at the Friendship Cafe, Urban Greens will be a featured organization, and present briefly about how a consumer co-op supports local communities and local agriculture. It's a great opportunity to chat, and meet others interested in how businesses that impact local communities in socially positive ways.
FACES is a new networking event organized by SVPRI and RallyRI, for entrepreneurs who want to do good. It is held the third Thursday of every month, 6-8 pm at the Friendship Cafe. Food and beverages provided. Please register here for this free event.