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Start Your Fresh Career.

As a team member, you’ll learn a lot – about the great products we carry, the community organizations we support and you’ll meet wonderful people along the way. BriarPatch has an open door to leadership with many pathways to grow a career at the Co-op. With a second store in Auburn scheduled to open in mid-2022, even more opportunities await!  

Become a Volunteer.

Want to make a difference in your community and get an awesome discount at your co-op, too? Become a volunteer! PatchWorks serves to create positive, meaningful and lasting impact in our community through participation and cooperation between BriarPatch, its owners and select nonprofit organizations.


November 27


Join the Board of Directors

The Board of Directors serves a critical role in overseeing and guiding our Co-op. Directors attend board meetings and the meetings of at least one committee. Three positions on the Board, each for three-year terms, become available at every annual election. Elections are held each year […]

November 27


Help the Homeless

We’re Stronger Together when we help our neighbors. BriarPatch is teaming up with Hospitality House to help local homeless this holiday season and you can, too! When you donate to Hospitality House during their year-end fundraising efforts, you can be entered for a chance to win […]

November 29


Board Meeting

Last Tuesday of each month, 5:30 p.m. The upcoming meeting agenda is posted on the store bulletin board at least one week prior to the meeting. For more information, contact the Administrative Assistant at 272-5333 ext. 102.

December 7


Chili Today, Hot Tamale

Save the Date! 🌶️🌶️ Celebrate the holidays with Carmen Lang of Hola Tortilla as she hosts a mini tamale-making demo and tasting of 3 different tamales from 5:30-6:30pm, Wednesday December 7th in the Community Room at BriarPatch Food Co-op. Click here to Reserve your spot! As an […]

December 24

Closing at 7pm

Christmas Eve

We’ll be open 7 am – 9 pm on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24th. The Deli will close at 6 pm so our staff can get home to friends and family. Wishing you a wonderful holiday!

December 25

closed today

Christmas Day

We’ll be closed on Christmas Day, Dec. 25th, so our staff can spend time with loved ones. We wish you a wonderful holiday, and look forward to seeing you again on Dec. 26th during our regular business hours!

We’re Growing To Auburn

Round up at the register & Apples for Gardens

November 2022

In November, round up at the register to support California Heritage Indigenous Research Project (CHIRP). Plus, we’re helping gardens grow for local schools with every pound of apples sold. This month, we’re supporting Seven Hills Middle School in Nevada City.

We’re here for the holidays!

See what’s cooking in our kitchen (and what could be in yours) with holiday options, menu guides, cooking tips and all the ways we are here to make your holidays shine.