This Waste Reduction Week, shop smarter and lighten your footprint on Light Street in Woodstock! On October 19 from 11am-3pm, vote with your dollars for three local businesses helping us help the planet. Try samples, enter a draw, take a free class. Bonus points if you bring your reusable jars and shopping bags. Transition to Less Waste is hosting this event and will be on site to share more about their Reusable Dish Loan Program.

Suggested Itinerary:

Jarful Refillery

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Jarful Refillery is a local shop that allows customers to reduce their footprint by reusing everyday items and refilling them. Jarful Refillery allows you to buy, take (deposit required) or fill your own eco-friendly containers with, package-free, Canadian-sourced soaps, detergents and personal care products. This way, you only pay for what you need! Visit during the event for samples and to enter the draw. Enjoy a 20% discount if you bring reusable jars for products and learn about how to get started with zero waste shopping.

Plant Inspired Kitchen

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The Plant Inspired Kitchen creates 100% plant based recipes, meaning they contain vegetables, fruits, whole grains, nuts, seeds, and legumes. Enjoy a FREE 30 minute class, no registration required. Limited space is available for the three classes.

  • 11:30am Plant based Chickun Soup Broth
  • 12:30pm Oat Pulp Cookies
  • 2:00pm Cinnamon Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

The Soulful Spoon

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Every week The Soulful Spoon creates a changing menu of soup options available to pickup at 3 Light St., Woodstock. Pre-order their take home litres and single serve size or walk in to pickup with fresh soup launching every Wednesday. When you purchase their soup in a glass jar, when returned on your next purchase, a 50 cent discount is applied. Visit during the event to pick up soups, enjoy samples, and enter their draw.



What does Oxford's Zero Waste Shop Hop involve?

Try samples, enter a draw, and take a free class. Don't forget to bring your reusable jars and shopping bags.

What locations are participating in the Zero Waste Shop Hop?

All of the participating locations are located on Light Street in Downtown Woodstock.
Jarful Refillery | 9 Light St. Woodstock, Plant Inspired Kitchen | 7 Light St. Woodstock, The Soulful Spoon | 3 Light St. Woodstock

Is registration required for Oxford's Zero Waste Shop Hop?

FREE 30 minute sessions will be held at Plant Inspired Kitchen. No registration required but space is limited.

What time are the Zero Waste Shop Hop classes at Plant Inspired Kitchen?

Classes at Plant Inspired Kitchen: FREE 30min sessions
11:30am Plant based Chickun Soup Broth
12:30pm Oat Pulp Cookies
2:00pm Cinnamon Toasted Pumpkin Seeds