Here are just some of the great events coming up in our community. If you know of an important, educational, or entertaining event that would appeal to co-op customers and is related to our work promoting healthier community, healthier environment, and healthier people, please email us and let us know the details.
February 16th, Organic Grower’s School – Arden, NC, 10 am – 5 pm
Whether you own or rent a home or live in a rural or urban setting, you can learn to incorporate small-scale, self-sufficiency and sustainability into your life through this entry-level, one-day exploratory workshop. To learn more visit their website.
February 16th, Organic Grower’s School – Asheville, NC, 10am – 4 pm
If you’re in the exploratory stages of starting your own farm, this entry-level workshop is designed just for you. You will receive practical, common-sense information on sustainable farming and hear from experienced farmers running successful farms in Western NC.To learn more visit their website.
March 1st, O’Connor Senior Center, 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
Three Rivers Market is supporting our community by providing Pamela’s Gluten Free Pancake Mix for the O’Connor Center’s Annual Pancake Fest where you can enjoy all-you-can-eat pancakes! This year’s donation of gluten free mix has doubled due to last year’s popularity. Come watch local celebrities, community leaders, and elected officials showcase their “flipping” skills! Tickets for this event are $5.00 and include All-You-Can-Eat regular or gluten free pancakes, sausage, juice and milk, and Dunkin’ Donuts coffee. “To Go” pancakes will also be available. Funds raised at Pancake Fest enable the O’Connor Center to continue to provide programming designed to help seniors add life to their years! Learn more on their Facebook Event page.
March 21st – 24th, Downtown Knoxville
Three Rivers Market has been a supporter of this festival featuring music, film and visual arts since 2009. We work to nourish a healthier community which includes happy people who are engaged in the live of their community. Big Ears Festival , declared “one of the most quietly earth-shattering, subtly luminous festivals the world over” by The Oxford American Magazine, is a dynamic, interactive experience that explores connections between musicians and artists, crossing all musical genres while interfacing with film, performance and the visual arts. To learn more visit their website.
March 30th – April 2nd, Chilhowee Park, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (times vary)
Shop for a cause and join Three Rivers Market as we continue to support the Knox County Public Library — at the Friends of the Knox County Public Library‘s Annual Used Book Sale! By shopping for used books, you help reduce pollution by saving these literary treasures. Three Rivers Market works to nourish a healthy community that is knowledgeable and growing. The book sale will have thousands of carefully selected used books for all ages, lots of accessible parking, including handicap parking, as well as EASY CURBSIDE PICK-UP for your purchases!