The Scoop Monthly Newsletter

The Scoop, First Alternative Co-op’s monthly resource for what’s happening at the Co-op and in the community. Don’t forget to check out The Thymes quarterly magazine.

Read our latest publication or download a previous edition below:

Issue Theme
September Fall into Good Times at the Co-op!
August Hot Times at the Co-op!
July Summer at the Co-op
June Board of Directors Election Special
May Thanks, departing Board members!
April Annex reconstruction plans!
March Spring into the Co-op
February Interested in joining the Co-op Board?
January Happy New Year from your Co-op!
Issue Theme
December Happy Holidays from the Co-op!
November Turkeys are Coming / Beans for Bags results.
October Beans For Bags Election Edition.
September Fall in love with the Co-op.
August Melon Mania approaches!
July Board of Directors Election Results!
June Board of Directors Election time!
May A Scoop of May!
April Spring into the Co-op!
March Interested in Serving on the Board?
February Winter Wine Soirée Home Edition
January Happy Cooperative New Year!
Issue Theme
December Happy Cooperative Holidays!
November Beans for Bags Results & Festive Fixings
October October 2020 Beans for Bags Election Special
September September 2020 at the Co-op
August Owner Rende-Zoom 2020
July 2020 Board of Directors Election Results
June 2020 Board of Directors Election
May Board Election Preview
April Responding to COVID-19
March Board Seeks New Directors
February Remembering Joel Hirsch
January The Co-op Turns 50!
Issue Theme
December Scoopy Holidays!
November Happy Thanks-Scooping!
October 2020 Beans For Bags Election
September Scoop into September
August Get the Scoop on August
July 2019 Board Election Results
June Board of Directors Election, June 2019
May Scoop into May
April Springtime Scoop
March March into The Scoop
February A Chilly February Scoop
January A New Year’s Scoop
Issue Theme
January Scoop into 2018
February February at the Co-op
March March into the Co-op
April Welcome to April
May Everyone May Shop at the Co-op!
June Board of Directors Election!
July Board Election Results!
August An august August, at your Co-op
September September comes to the Co-op
October Beans For Bags Election 2019
November The Turkeys are Coming
December Beans for Bags Election Results

First Alternative Co-op’s quarterly magazine includes a wide range of informative articles.

First Alternative’s monthly newsletter includes board communications, updates, and events calendar.

Budget-minded meal plans with recipes and a shopping list included. Eat well on a budget!