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Join cyclists of all levels on an urban farmland adventure! Check out the Philadelphia farming scene from the seat of your bicycle and see what "local" is in its purest form - right in our own backyards! All proceeds benefit Weavers Way Community Programs (WWCP), the non-profit arm of the co-op.

Eden Foods, the venerable supplier of organic products to Weavers Way and many other outlets, doesn't want to pay for contraception for their employees either. Some Co-op members are calling for a boycott. It's complicated.

Chestnut Hill grocery staffer Mel Marmer is also Weavers Way’s chalkboard artist. Check out his work at all the stores. We have some pictures of some examples posted here for posterity. 

Save a life — be a summer blood donor! Sign up for our summer blood drive Friday, Aug. 22.

Weavers Way Farms’ 2014 Homesteading Workshop Series will have you in a pickle, a jam, a mason jar in no time!

The WWCP Farm Stand the WWCP Farm Stand is open on Tuesdays from 3-6pm outside of the Chestnut Hill location of the Co-op!

Join us for an informative and fun kitchen workshop series hosted by Weavers Way Co-op and led by WW member and expert nutrition concierge April Pedrick! Next in the series is Produce Saves! on Thursday, June 5, at 7 p.m. This isn't your momma's peas and carrots....Check out at the sixth workshop in this informative and fun kitchen series!

The 2014 Spring General Membership Meeting was held May 18 at the Chestnut Hill Friends Meetinghouse. Farm Manager Nina Berryman used a PowerPoint presentation to show how the farms address the Ends that govern everything we do at Weavers Way. Weavers Way Community Programs Executive Director Jill Fink described the new WWCP strategic plan.

Our annual celebration of all things PET was Saturday, May 31. The weather was great — it just rained cats and dogs and chickens and even a horse!

Did you know Weavers Way's own PhillyFresh Pickles are the most amazing pickle in the world? Clearly, we're not biased here. PhillyFresh Pickles began as a small Philadelphia business supported by The Food Trust and the Untours Foundation. We produce this popular pickle using local cucumbers, when possible, and local processing. Proceeds from the sale of PhillyFresh Pickles will help fund the Untours Foundation's social investment programs.

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