Events, Classes and Workshops

For more information about taking, teaching or scheduling a private class visit our Class, Community Room & Rentals Information page. Please note that private rentals and internal Co-op meetings are not posted to this public calendar so it is important to contact us for accurate availability times.

If you are interested in offering classes or lectures at Willy East or Willy West, contact Liz Hawley at (608) 512-6801 or by email.

Class Refund Policy

Registration for classes that Willy Street Co-op cancels will be refunded in full. Individuals who wish to cancel their registration for classes must contact Customer Service with 72 hours notice to receive a full refund. No refunds will be given for cancellations within 72 hours of a class. In order to cover costs incurred, there are absolutely no exceptions to the Refund Policy. For classes at Willy East, contact (608) 251-6776. For classes at Willy West, contact (608) 284-7800.

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Friday, July 8th

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy East Community Room
Instructor: Lily Kilfoy
Fee: $10 for kids of Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 5-8; adult supervision not required

Lily gets kids in the kitchen and introduces them to healthy foods through delectable dishes and fun themes. In this hands-on class, participants will create recipes with an authentic Mexican flair. Recipes will include Black Bean Quesadillas, Sweet Corn and Tomato Salsa, Avocado Crema, and Limeade. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy East Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 251-6776.

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Monday, July 11th

2:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: Willy West Community Room

Is money tight? You may be eligible for FoodShare benefits on a QUEST Card! FoodShare is a federal benefit, like social security, that provides extra money for groceries to low-income individuals and families. The benefits comes on an easy-to-use debit-like card that can be used at the Willy Street Co-op, many farmers markets, and most major grocery stores. The income guidelines are higher than you might think: individuals earning $10+ per hour and working 40 hours per week may qualify. To find out if you may be eligible, please call 1-877-366-3635 for a confidential screening and to schedule an appointment to apply at Willy Street Co-op. During your appointment, a FoodShare Outreach specialist will assist you with an application, answer questions, and connect you with other great community resources. Walk-ins welcome.

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Tuesday, July 12th

8:00am to 12:00pm

Location: Willy East Community Room

Is money tight? You may be eligible for FoodShare benefits on a QUEST Card! FoodShare is a federal benefit, like social security, that provides extra money for groceries to low-income individuals and families. The benefits comes on an easy-to-use debit-like card that can be used at the Willy Street Co-op, many farmers markets, and most major grocery stores. The income guidelines are higher than you might think: individuals earning $10+ per hour and working 40 hours per week may qualify. To find out if you may be eligible, please call 1-877-366-3635 for a confidential screening and to schedule an appointment to apply at Willy Street Co-op. During your appointment, a FoodShare Outreach specialist will assist you with an application, answer questions, and connect you with other great community resources. Walk-ins welcome.

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4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy West Community Room
Instructor: Lily Kilfoy
Fee: $10 for kids of Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 5-8; adult supervision not required

Chef Lily gets kids cooking in the kitchen at a young age and introduces them to unfamiliar foods through delectable dishes and themes, all while having a hands-on fun time. In this class participants will prepare a variety of fillings to create their own custom grilled cheese sandwich. Recipes will also include kale chips and a surprise smoothie. Vegetarian.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy West Customer service desk or by calling (608) 284-7800.

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6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: Willy East Community Room
Instructor: Katy Wallace
Fee: Free; registration is required
Ages: Any; adult supervision required

Rescheduled for Wednesday, July 27, 6:00pm-7:00pm. To succeed in eliminating sugar cravings from your life, it helps to understand your chemistry and digestive health. Katy Wallace, Traditional Naturopath of Human Nature, will discuss how to resolve nutrient deficiencies and imbalances in your flora in order to feel your best. She'll share simple tips you can incorporate into daily life for best results.

Please register by stopping at the Willy East Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 251-6776.

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Thursday, July 14th

4:30pm to 8:00pm

It's our annual celebration of owners!

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Friday, July 15th

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy West Community Room
Instructor: Lily Kilfoy
Fee: $10 for kids of Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 9-12; adult supervision not required

Lily gets kids in the kitchen and introduces them to healthy foods through delectable dishes and fun themes. In this hands-on class, participants will create handmade corn tortillas using a traditional Mexican press. They will also prepare a variety of fillings to create their own tacos. Vegetarian and gluten-free.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy West Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 284-7800.

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Wednesday, July 20th

2:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy West Community Room
Fee: $35 for Owners; $70 for non-owners

An individual nutrition consultation is your opportunity to learn how the correct food choices for your body can enhance your well-being. A one-on-one session with Katy Wallace of Human Nature, LLC includes a consultation regarding your health goals and lifestyle and food choice suggestions geared toward addressing health goals and developing sustainable change.

Appointments are confirmed upon payment. Payment is due at the time of scheduling, otherwise the appointment will be released to other interested parties. Payment is non-refundable and non-transferable unless notice of cancellation or rescheduling is provided seven (7) or more days prior.

To register for the next available opening, email info@humannaturellc.com or call 608-301-9961. Payment is non-refundable and non-transferable unless notice of cancellation or rescheduling is provided seven or more days prior.

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Thursday, July 21st

6:00pm to 8:00pm

CANCELED!!!!!!!
Location: Willy East Community Room
Your Co-op's Own Instructor: Ben Becker
Fee: $10 for Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 14 and older; adult supervision not required

Join Ben Becker as he delves into fermentation fun with DIY brewing projects that will keep you refreshed on a hot summer's day. Subjects will include kombucha, tepache and homemade soft drinks.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy East Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 251-6776.

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Monday, July 25th

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: Willy West Community Room
Your Co-op's Own Instructor: Paul Tseng
Fee: $10 for Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 18 and older

Cooking is fun and easy when you know how! In the first part of this series, Chef Paul will teach proper knife skills, including how to slice, dice and julienne. Participants will get hands-on practice cutting vegetables, and then Chef Paul will make a dish while demonstrating different cooking methods, including sauté and stir-fry techniques.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy West Customer Service desk or by calling (608)284-7800.

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Tuesday, July 26th

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy East Community Room
Instructor: Lily Kilfoy
Fee: $10 for kids of Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 9-12; adult supervision not required

Chef Lily gets kids cooking in the kitchen at a young age and introduces them to unfamiliar foods through delectable dishes and fun themes, all while having a hands-on fun time. In this class participants will prepare a variety of fillings to create their own custom grilled cheese sandwich. Recipes will also include cauliflower popcorn and freshly squeezed lemonade. Enroll early, space is limited! Vegetarian.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy East Customer Service desk or by calling (608)251-6776.

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Wednesday, July 27th

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: Willy East Community Room
Instructor: Katy Wallace
Fee: Free; registration is required
Ages: Any; adult supervision required

To succeed in eliminating sugar cravings from your life, it helps to understand your chemistry and digestive health. Katy Wallace, Traditional Naturopath of Human Nature, will discuss how to resolve nutrient deficiencies and imbalances in your flora in order to feel your best. She'll share simple tips you can incorporate into daily life for best results.

Please register by stopping at the Willy East Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 251-6776.

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Thursday, July 28th

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: Willy West Community Room
Your Co-op's Own Instructor: Ben Becker
Fee: $10 for Owners; $20 for non-owners
Ages: 14 and older; adult supervision not required

Join Ben Becker as he delves into fermentation fun with DIY brewing projects that will keep you refreshed on a hot summer's day. Subjects will include kombucha, tepache and homemade soft drinks.

Payment is required at registration; please register by stopping at the Willy West Customer Service desk or by calling (608) 284-7800.

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Friday, July 29th

2:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: Willy East Community Room
Fee: $35 for Owners; $70 for non-owners

An individual nutrition consultation is your opportunity to learn how the correct food choices for your body can enhance your well-being. A one-on-one session with Katy Wallace of Human Nature, LLC includes a consultation regarding your health goals and lifestyle and food choice suggestions geared toward addressing health goals and developing sustainable change.

Appointments are confirmed upon payment. Payment is due at the time of scheduling, otherwise the appointment will be released to other interested parties. Payment is non-refundable and non-transferable unless notice of cancellation or rescheduling is provided seven (7) or more days prior.

To register for the next available opening, email info@humannaturellc.com or call 608-301-9961. Payment is non-refundable and non-transferable unless notice of cancellation or rescheduling is provided seven or more days prior.

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4:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for another fantastic reason to mix coffee and ice cream with special guests Sassy Cow Creamery and Just Coffee.

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