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Parking ReminderTo ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending.Thank you.

December Co-op Community Calendar

Live Acoustic Music
Fridays 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Sundays 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
People's Co-op Deli
The Co-op's Deli continues to present the finest in folk, jazz, blues, and bluegrass performed by local musicians. Our highly acclaimed organic, vegetarian fare features a variety of award-winning soups, salads, entrees, baked goods and desserts. All food, including breakfast, lunch and dinner, is prepared fresh daily. Top off your meal with a complement of Fair Trade, certified organic teas and coffees, freshly made juices, and more. Bring a friend or make new friends here. Free of charge.

New Energy Concepts
Thursday, December 1, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Join the New Energy Concepts group as we explore the principles or DC impulse technology that Nikola Tesla designed to replace alternating current and centralized power. Learn how DC impulse technology utilizes the energy swirling around us. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (619) 665-2268. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Eliminate Holiday Stress
Tuesday, December 6, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Many people experience high levels of stress over the holidays.  Although common, it is easily preventable using Energy Psychology. Come learn specific techniques you can use on your own afterwards. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP email info@veronimo.com. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Tao Source Healing for Healthy Relationships
Wednesday, December 7, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Learn the power of forgiveness to heal and transform your relationships. Simple Tao practices will bring more power into every aspect of your life. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (415) 963-2470. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Film Night
"In the Spirit of Cooperation"
Thursday, December 8, 7 p.m.
Ocean Beach Green Center
Hosted by actor Sam Waterston, "In the Spirit of Cooperation" features stories from some of the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA's members and development projects in the United States, Mozambique and East Timor. It includes a credit union that helped revive a food desert, a coffee co-op that became its nation's largest private healthcare provider, and a food co-op doing its part to combat income inequality. Stephanie Mood, Vice President of People's Board of Directors, will give a brief presentation about the benefits of cooperatives before the film. The Ocean Beach Green Center is located at 4843 B Voltaire Street, 92107.  For more information, call (619) 225-1083. Free of Charge.

Rampage of Appreciation
Friday, December 9, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Come for an evening of positive conversation. Step away from your worries and cares find the physical and emotional benefit of focusing on what we appreciate in our lives. Quantum physics continues to find benefits from new research on this. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (619) 994-4999. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Childbirth Choices in San Diego
Tuesday, December 13, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
San Diego County is a mecca for childbirth. Women have every choice in childbirth here. From hospital to birth center, to homebirth, we are experienced midwives here to guide you in your childbirth options. Attendance is limited to 17; to RSVP call (619) 297-2229. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Eating Veg 101
Wednesday, December 14, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Are you a new or aspiring vegetarian or vegan? Join us for a roundtable discussion designed to answer frequently asked questions about eating meat-free while meeting other like-minded people in a friendly environment. Hosted by The Humane League San Diego. Attendance is limited to 17; to RSVP email bbroughton@thehumaneleague.com. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Healthy Food Solutions
Thursday, December 15, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Find solutions to choosing foods for support during the pre and post holidays. You are what you eat and you vote with your dollars. Learn to make healthy food choices. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call or text (619) 300-7332. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Community RoomPeople's Coop Community Room
The Community Room is available free of charge on a first come, first serve basis to Co-op members and to Co-op members' nonprofit community service groups, when not in use by the Co-op. Our intent is to provide a meeting space at no charge for individuals and organizations whose purpose is to work for the betterment of the community as set forth in our mission, vision, and values statements. The room is available for classes, meetings and exhibits providing that the space is not required for Co-op events. Groups may not charge admission nor can we allow any uses that would result in individual gain for a lecturer, class instructor, political candidates, etc. The Board of Directors is the final arbiter regarding appropriate room use. The room is available 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

To book the Community Room or obtain information about the room, please call Kylie, at O.B. People's Co-op (619) 224-1387. Advance scheduling and approval for use of the room is required and a completed room-reservation application must be submitted to the Co-op at least seven days prior to the event. Events may be published in the Community Calendar of the Co-op Newsletter; event notice deadline is the 10th of the preceding month. There are many fine organizations that make use of the community room. In order to accommodate as many as possible we accept only one reservation at a time from any group or individual per month. The Community Room is equipped with chairs and tables for your use.