The Doylestown Food Market (formerly the Doylestown Food Co-Op), and the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance will conclude their 2015 Farm Fresh Film Series with a screening of Dirt! The Movie—directed by Gene Rosow and Bill Benenson and narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis—at 7:30 p.m., November 12, at the County Theater, in Doylestown. Continue reading →
The Doylestown Food Co-op will host its inaugural Celebrity Chef Farm-to-Table Dinner, from 6 to 9 p.m., August 22, at the Bucks County Audubon Society at Honey Hollow. The dinner—prepared by renowned chef and Mayor of Doylestown, Ron Strouse—serves as the co-op’s largest fundraiser of the year and will be a community gathering with food prepared using ingredients from local farms. Continue reading →
The only way to know with 100 percent certainty what is in our food is to grow it (and test it) ourselves. In fact, The National Gardening Association reported that in 2009, 43 million Americans had a food garden. But growing tomatoes, peppers and basil is not going to fill our bellies, and most people want much more food than they are interested in or able to produce on their own. Continue reading →
As part of the Farm Fresh Film Series, the Doylestown Food Co-op, the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance and community sponsors will be showing Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us? from 7 to 10 p.m., June 11, at the County Theater, in Doylestown. The film is an alternative look at the global bee crisis from award-winning filmmaker Taggart Siegel, director of Real Dirt on Farmer John. Continue reading →
For the third consecutive year, The Doylestown Food Co-op is partnering with the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance and community sponsors to present the Farm Fresh Film Series, beginning with Fed Up, from 7:30 to 10 p.m., March 26, at the County Theater, in Doylestown. The documentary screenings tackle issues inherent in our food system today. Continue reading →
February 2015 marks five years since Natural Awakenings arrived in the healthy living community of Bucks and Montgomery counties. Since then, NA BuxMont has helped countless businesses reach their perfect clients and thousands of readers to stay well versed in leading a healthy and happy life.
To all who have been a part of this community’s continued successes, we thank you. Here’s to many more years!
In the final event of its 2014 Farm Fresh Film Series, the Doylestown Food Co-op—in partnership with the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance (BCFA)—will present a screening of A Place at the Table, from 7 to 9:30 p.m., November 13, at the County Theater, in Doylestown. The film shows how hunger poses serious economic, social and cultural implications for our nation, and reveals how hunger can be eliminated once and for all.
Sustainability could be The Doylestown Food Co-op’s middle name. The co-op is on a mission to provide food that is locally made, organic, fresh, fair trade and produced with no genetic engineering. They also seek to offer foods that are minimally packaged and produced on a small scale. Continue reading →
The Doylestown Food Co-op will host its Farm to Table dinner at the Bucks County Audubon Society at Honey Hollow from 6 to 9 p.m., September 6. The event, which focuses on hyper-locally sourced food, raises funds for the Co-op and awareness of the value and taste of locally sourced food.
The County Theater in Doylestown will present a special showing of American Meat at 7:30 p.m., July 17. The event includes a slideshow presentation prior to the film, beginning at 7 p.m., and a panel discussion immediately following. The film screening is sponsored by the Doylestown Food Co-op, the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance and numerous other community sponsors.