Co-op Fest – November 2, 2012
Co-op Fest – a music festival and product fair – was held on November 2nd at the Odeon Events Centre in Saskatoon. Co-op Fest was created to celebrate co-ops and help spread the word about the great things they do in their communities.
The fantastic line-up of Saskatchewan musicians included: Kirby Criddle, the Seahags, Slow Down, Molasses, and Library Voices. Several hundred people enjoyed great music and learning about local co-operatives.
The product fair included booths from several co-operatives and like-minded organizations. Click on the following links to learn more about these organizations.
- Good Food Junction – www.goodfoodjunction.com
- Centre for the Study of Co-operatives – www.usaskstudies.coop
- Conséil de la Coopération de la Saskatchewan – www.ccs-sk.ca
- TCU Financial - https://www.tcufinancialgroup.com/
- Affinity Credit Union – www.affinitycu.ca/
- CFCR Saskatoon Community Radio – www.cfcr.ca/
- Just Delights Fair Trade - http://fairtrade.ca/en/content/just-delights
- Co-operative Development Foundation of Canada -http://cdfcanada.coop/
- Planet S Magazine – www.planetsmag.com
- The Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada - http://www.chfcanada.coop
- Co-operative Housing Association of Saskatchewan – www.coophousingsk.ca
- Saskatoon CarShare Co-operative (SCC) - https://www.facebook.com/saskatoon.carshare
Event photos can be viewed at: https://www.facebook.com/SaskCoopAssociation