----- Forwarded Message ---- From: Kristy Decker Sent: Thu, May 26, 2011 3:09:33 PM Subject: La Montanita Co-op Hosts Community Meeting
Hello Fellow East Mountain friends!
The co-op is considering opening a location in the East Mountains and we want community input. Please see the details below and please pass on to any other EM residents you think might be interested.
What: Give your Input on an East Mountain Co-op Location
Both Current Co-op Members and Non Members Welcome to Participate
When: June 8, 2011, 6:30 PM
Where: 12216 N Highway 14 at Tom & Jerry Plaza
Just south of the Cedar Crest Post Office between mile marker 3 and 4 north of I-40
(Formerly the Sandia Crust Pizza Location)
La Montanita Co-op will host a community meeting in the Tijeras/Cedar Crest area to assess support for a Co-op on the east side of the Sandia Mountains. Both current Co-op members and non-members are invited to participate.
La Montanita Co-op is a consumer cooperative owned by nearly 17,000 New Mexico households, with three locations in Albuquerque, one in Santa Fe and one in Gallup. The Co-op specializes in fresh organic produce, bulk foods, local grass fed beef, lamb and other meats and local cow and goat dairy and cheeses, fair trade products and a wide variety of natural and organic groceries, freshly prepared deli foods, natural body care, vitamins and supplements. With over 1500 local products from approximately 900 local producers and 20% of total purchases and sales in local food the Co-op is a leader in the local foods movement and represents a community based economic model.
Everyone, from all East Mountain communities, is invited to join us for light refreshments and the East Mountain Coop Community Meeting on June 8th at 6:30PM at 12216 N Highway 14 at Tom & Jerry Plaza, between 3-4 miles north of the I-40 exit at Tijeras/Cedar Crest.
To RSVP or for more information contact Robin Seydel at 505-217-2027, toll free at 877-775-2667 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org