Annual Meeting and Board Application Update

Due to COVID-19, the BCCM is tentatively rescheduling the Annual Meeting for Friday, June 25th. The location will be the same: the First Congregational Church at 900 6th Street in Bay City. The co-op is also extending the deadline for submitting a board application; to apply, fill out this form by May 15th. Contact the co-op on Facebook for more information. … Read More

Save the Date! Co-Op Annual Meeting May 15th

The co-op will hold its annual owner meeting on Friday, May 15th at the First Congregational Church in Bay City. Owners will be voting on new board members and an updated version of the co-op by-laws. We will also enjoy a potluck meal! The start time will be in the early evening. Contact the co-op on Facebook for more information. We … Read More

Planting Seeds!

Spring is on its way, and we are starting to think about our gardens. Some of you plant from seedlings. But some of you have a real green thumb and start your seedlings from scratch! The BCCM has a history of partnering with area farmers and with the Jack and Alice Wirt Library to bring you seeds and information on … Read More

Homemade Self-Care Class at 99 Trees on January 11

On Saturday, January 11th, join the co-op and Board member Shannon Rodriguez for a free class on homemade self-care products! Learn how to make lotions and scrubs with common, natural ingredients. This special session will start at 10 am at 99 Trees bookstore in Bay City. The event is part of Bay City’s second annual Lifestyle and Wellness Weekend, which … Read More

Lightnin’ Licks Dance-Off

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 7 PM – 11 PM BCCM is partnering with the Lightnin’ Licks Vinyl Preservation Society and Governor’s Quarters to bring you the Lightnin’ Licks Dance-Off, a Soul Train-inspired event, and fundraiser. The doors will open at 7 pm, and the event will end at 11 pm. Tickets will be $10 in advance and $12 at the door … Read More

Spooky Chili Potluck!

Spooky Chili Potluck!

Join us on October 29th, 2019 Owners and future owners, grab your friends and creep on over to a brief evening presentation by the Bay City Cooperative Market. Hearty vegetable chili (vegan-friendly) and cornbread will be shared! Lots of fun, food, and spooky prizes! We’ll meet in the Kantzler Community Room at the Alice and Jack Wirt Public Library at … Read More

Save the Date: Grocery Story with Jon Steinman on October 27th

Grocery Story Author, Jon Steinman

Food has become ground-zero in efforts to increase awareness of how our choices impact the world. Yet, while we have begun to change our communities and dinner plates, the most authoritative strand of the food web has received little attention: the grocery store. Through penetrating analysis and inspiring stories and examples of American and Canadian food co-ops, Jon Steinman’s book Grocery … Read More

Give & Groove Music Trivia Fundraiser

BCCM is teaming up with Governor’s Quarters/Arbeitoer Hall and Lightnin’ Licks Vinyl Preservation Society to create a very special trivia event called, “Give & Groove”. Give & Groove will take place Thursday, September 20th at 6pm in Arbeitoer Hall at 1304 S. Wenona Street. Grab your team and play 5 rounds of music trivia, straight from vinyl records, from the … Read More

BCCM Looking to Grow I-4 Education Program

March 19, 2018 marked the informal kick-off of Bay City Cooperative Market’s I-4 Community Education Program, with a well-attended Seed Saving presentation by Ben Cohen of Small House Farms. On April 25, our Outreach Coordinator followed up with a Food Exploration Workshop for 4th and 10th graders at Bay City Academy. I-4, which stands for Instruction, Information, Inspiration and Insight, … Read More