International Co-op Week is Oct 13th-19th and there are lots of exciting events planned in the region. Here is a partial list:
Tuesday, Oct. 14th, 8:30-9:30 am: Join us for the UCCC Co-op Week 2014 launch at the Kootenay Bakery Cafe Co-operative, 377 Baker St. in Nelson. We’ll have celebratory coffee, tea and cake at Co-operation Before Breakfast, an informal networking/social opportunity for co-operators.
Wednesday, Oct 15th, 7 -8:30 pm: The UCCC will host a free film screening/social in theKootenay Co-op Radio downstairs meeting room, 308a Hall St, Nelson. We’ll show Mark Dworkin’s documentary Shift Change: True Stories of Dignified Jobs in Democratic Workplaces. There’ll be delicious food from the Kootenay Co-op Store and the Kootenay Baker, with co-op week door prizes donated by the Nelson and District Credit Union. All are welcome.
Wednesday Oct 13- Sunday Oct 19, the Kootenay Co-op will draw for daily prizes and host fun, co-op inspired games.
All week Kootenay Co-op Radio will air radio documentaries about local co-operatives. Tune in at 93.5fm in Nelson, 96.5fm Crawford Bay and Kaslo, and 107.5fm in New Denver.