Time | Wednesday 10:30-11:15
Children's Story Time is held in the lower level of our store
in Takoma Park every Wednesday. It starts at 10:30 am, and usually
runs until somewhere around 11:15 or 11:30 am.
We would love for you to join us for songs and stories in English,
Spanish, and French (when the appropriate Story Tellers are
available). Please use the back entrance to the store in order
to avoid strollers, carriages, prams, etc. on the stairs.
This is a FREE event for our community.
All ages are welcome when accompanied by an adult.
Community Room Available!
Use of the room is free for non-political events. Contact
Sherri at firstname.lastname@example.org
Customers who bring
their own grocery bag(s) are able to donate to a charity of
their choosing. Poker chips are provided at the registers for
each bag, and individuals have the option of picking one or
more organizations to donate to courtesy of TPSS. The co-op
donates 5 cents to the specified cause for each poker chip.
Customers who come without their own grocery bag(s) are charged
5 cents per bag provided by TPSS. TPSS will then make a donation
to the charity of our choosing at the end of each quarter.
In 2014, we will proudly support
the following charities:
The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance
cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases
through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of
our founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based
on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.
Shepherd's Table is a nonprofit organization in downtown Silver
Spring, supported by volunteers, religious organizations, government,
businesses, foundations, and individual donors. Our mission
is to provide help to people who are homeless or in need by
providing basic services, including meals, social services,
medical support, clothing, and other assistance in an effective
and compassionate manner.
Special Olympics Mission: The mission of Special Olympics is
to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition
in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults
with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities
to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience
joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship
with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the
Our Mission is to provide national leadership to end senior
hunger. Senior hunger in America is a monumental problem. The
latest research reveals 8.8 million seniors in the United States
faced the threat of hunger. Looking at the numbers, it is easy
to become discouraged. Looking at the people whom the numbers
represent, however, impels us to action and helps develop our
plan. Because of the magnitude of the problem, we know that
we cannot solve it overnight or with a single project or initiative.
The mission of M.O.M.I.E's TLC is to nurture the genius of children
and create a transformative learning system.
Save the Bay™, and keep it saved, as defined by reaching a 70
on CBF's Health Index.