Babcock store has new hours and its own coffee blends

The Babcock Hall Dairy Store has expanded its hours and launched a new line of organic, locally roasted coffee. It now features three Babcock Blends created specifically for the store by the Just Coffee Cooperative. The store is now open from 7:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Previously it opened at 9:30 a.m. on weekdays.

Store manager Sara Brummel says fresh pastries, muffins, doughnuts, coffee and ice cream will be available at 7:30 a.m. Sandwiches and soups will be available for purchase after 9:30 a.m.

On Saturdays, the store’s hours are now 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

On home football Saturdays, the store will be open from 10 a.m.–5 p.m., but it will not be open when night games are played.

An update on the store’s monthly featured ice cream flavors is available online.

The featured flavors for March are Bo’s Express (named after men’s basketball coach Bo Ryan), cherry cheesecake, mocha nut cluster and Irish cream.

The Babcock Hall Dairy Store is located at 1605 Linden Drive.