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February 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 teas, Fair Trade coffees, freshly made juices and more. Bring a friend or make new friends here.

Muscle Testing for Food & Supplements
Tuesday, February 9, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Learn to muscle test yourself and others, how to choose the best supplements and dose, and whether supplements or foods combine well and increase vital life force. Handouts will be provided with hands-on experience using actual products. Please bring a partner. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (858) 263-7716. 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.

Holistic Emotional Wellness
Wednesday, February 10, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Join Danielle Daniel, LCSW and clinical psychology PhD student specializing in holistic emotional wellness to learn which essential oils to use for your health and the brain through the mind and intestine connection. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP email Danielle drdanielledaniel@gmail.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. 

Film Night
Thursday, Feb. 11, 7 p.m.
Ocean Beach Green Center
Building from last month's Film Night, we continue to show the Emmy Award winning 2014 documentary, "Years of Living Dangerously." Each episode features celebrity investigators along with well-known journalists. Traveling around the world they interview experts and everyday people seeking solutions to the effects of climate change. This month will feature episodes 7, 8 and 9. The Ocean Beach Green Center is located at 4843 B Voltaire Street, 92107. For more information, call (619) 225-1083 or email oceanbeachgreencenter@gmail.com. Free of Charge.

Make a Valentine Card
Saturday, Feb. 13, 12 – 2 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
This year, give your Valentine a special, handmade card. Valentines are for everyone—be it a friend, family member or par amour—so come and join us. We've got lots of crafty supplies and heartfelt suggestions to help guide you. All ages welcome and encouraged! Be our Valentine, it's free of charge.

Cupid's Cleanup
Saturday Feb. 13, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
I Love a Clean San Diego
Valentine's Day is the perfect time to show your loved ones just how much you care about them. Why not do the same for the environment! Volunteers will meet behind Benchmark Brewing Company in Allied Gardens, and then cleanup surrounding streets and the San Diego River. As with all of I Love a Clean San Diego volunteer events, you are encourage to bring your own reusable cleanup supplies—buckets, gloves and water bottles—though extras will be on hand, too. For complete details, please visit www.cleansd.org/v_cleanups.php.

Transformational Breathing
Tuesday, February 16, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Learn a special breathing technique that can help you eliminate restrictive breathing patterns, gain and maintain greater physical, mental and spiritual health. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call Kathleen Israel, Certified Transformational Breath Facilitator at (619) 287-9021. 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. 

What's Your Thyroid Test Telling You?
Thursday, February 18, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Many times thyroid symptoms have nothing to do with your thyroid! Join us to learn more. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (619) 798-8193 or visit ww.functionalhealth4u.com/resources/events. 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. 

How Do You Know When You Know?
Tuesday, February, 23, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Join the conversation about "how we know," in decisions large and small, in all areas of life. Learn solution-focused tools for tapping into personal strengths and styles in decision making, and share what works for you. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP email solutionfocused.lifecoaching@gmail.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. 

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.