312 North River Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
(734) 483-1520

info@ypsifoodcoop.org

 

Open Daily
9am - 9pm

 
 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 ...since 1975

 

 

 

 

 

WELCOME TO THE YPSILANTI FOOD CO-OP!

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Your Locally-Grown Community Grocery Store

We love food that is local, natural, and great tasting!  Everyone is welcome to shop at the Co-op and help us realize our vision for a more sustainable community and world. (Membership is optional.) Ypsi Food Co-op is a member-owned business, specializing in foods and products that are natural and organic for your healthy lifestyle.

YFC sells a full line of groceries, including locally-grown produce, Michigan beer & wine, Fair Trade coffee & chocolate, frozen & dairy foods, and artisan breads & pastries baked in YFC's wood-fired brick oven. The Co-op is also a place to get to know your neighbors and community, and learn more about your food. Come in and see what's delicious today!

ALL SHOPPERS WELCOME!!!

July Events!

So much happening this month!
Click UPCOMING EVENTS
(in right sidebar) for full details.

Thursday July 9, 4pm (also Fri 7/24, 10am)
Meet Your Manager
Our General Manager, Corinne Sikorski, will be available in the store to say hello, listen to your concerns and ideas, and tell you more about YFC operations. If you’ve been wondering about anything at YFC, stop by!

Saturday July 11, 1-4pm
Zenuine Brew Tea Tasting at YFC
Zenuine creates their teas in Kalamazoo and offers these family recipes for your greater health. Come try a few of their tasty teas on YFC!

Wednesday July 15,  6:00-6:45pm
New Member Orientation at YFC
“Get to Know Your Co-op!” with a short presentation and a tour of the Food Co-op. 12% grocery discount for attending!  New members especially invited.

Friday July 17, 6:00pm
ThriveYpsi: Little Free Libraries
Downtown Ypsi Library,
229 W Michigan Ave, Ypsi
Have you seen the Little Free Libraries that are popping up all over town? Come learn about the libraries and the growing movement behind them from Ypsi’s Little Free Librarians, the builders and proprietors of these libraries. Then we’ll watch a short documentary about them called Because it’s Small, followed by a walk to a nearby Little Free Library. 

Saturday July 18,  1:30pm
Member Tour: Ann Arbor Seed Company
How do seeds grow? Join us for a free tour and find out! A2Seeds grows open-pollinated seeds in Washtenaw County to give gardeners an alternative source for vegetable and ornamental crops. Their motto is "Local Seeds for Local Food." The Farm is at 2707 Tessmer Road between Scio Church & W Waters Road. Those wishing to carpool can meet at the YFC—we will leave for the farm at 1:15pm.

Tuesday July 21,  6:30pm
YFC Board Meeting at Ypsi Freighthouse
Board meetings are open to the membership to observe except when an executive session is called. 

Thursday July 23, 4-7pm
Unity Vibration Kombucha Tasting at YFC
Experience the bubbly,  sweet/tart flavor of kombucha, a healthful and tasty drink made right here in Ypsilanti. 

Friday July 24, 10am
Meet Your Manager (See 7/9/15)

Member Tour:

Join us and get free seeds!

 

Read the July Ypsi Mix!

      Articles in the Ypsi Mix include:

Honeybee Alley Camera Update
Local product focus (and coupons!) on
Original Moxie, Magic Wyson, &
The Secrets of Eden
Recipe: Peach Butter
Co-op Principle #4: Independence!
*July Events...and more!

   

 Read the Ypsi Mix online or pick up a copy in the store.

Read Our Annual Report!

Download it below!

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Fresh Today!

Co-op Bakery:
YFC is in the process of re-
structuring our kitchen
and bakery staff positions.
We are still looking to hire
additional bakers to round
out this new format. For
the present, YFC is baking
at a reduced capacity.
Please accept our apologies!
Regular Baking Schedule

Deli Delights
   Sandwiches
   Fresh Salads
   Deli Dips!
 See Facebook (below) for
     daily soups & chili

Fresh Produce
   Lots of Citrus!
   Organic Pears
   Mich Honeycrisps
   Organic Braeburn apples
   Crimini & Oyster
      Mushrooms!
  
Sweet of the Week
 *Check the Cake Stand*
   Coconut Cakes
   Carrot Cake
   Apple, pecan & fruit
     pies and more!