May 2013

Wed
01
Class pre-registration, cancellation policy and other class notices
12:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Class pre-registration, cancellation policy and other class notices
Wednesday, May 1st
12:00 AM
Lifestyle Center

 

Please reserve your space in all classes by registering and pre-paying at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200. Registration for free classes is also required. If you need to cancel your class reservation, please contact customer service at 402-393-1200 at least 48 hours in advance for a complete refund. A class credit or store credit will be given if you cancel within 48 hours prior to the day of the class. Cancellations left on e-mail, voice mail or faxed to the store cannot be honored. Whole Foods Market has the right to cancel classes due to insufficient enrollment or instructor illness. We will contact you by phone regarding a cancellation and you will receive a full refund. Please notify us of any special diet needs or food allergies when you pre-register for classes so we can make reasonable accommodations.

Wed
01
Intro to Health Starts Here
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Meet at the Customer Service desk
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Intro to Health Starts Here
Wednesday, May 1st
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Meet at the Customer Service desk, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Join us for a special hour-long mobile class that will demonstrate how to easily choose and prepare the most nutrient-rich and health-supportive foods. We’ll enjoy samples and provide you with some resources, including a menu plan, shopping list and recipes, to help you get started with your healthier eating goals. 

Sat
04
The Whole Deal Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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The Whole Deal Sampling Event
Saturday, May 4th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Pick up a new issue of The Whole Deal! Get money-saving tips, budget-friendly recipes, coupons, and the inside scoop on all the ways to save as you enjoy samples in every department.

Sun
05
Cinco de Mayo!
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Cinco de Mayo!
Sunday, May 5th
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department

 

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we’re serving up a taco bar with flavors inspired by Mexico’s cuisine! Stop by for a taco and load it up with your favorite toppings, including our awesome guacamole and salsas made fresh in the store.

Mon
06
Value Tour
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Meet at the Customer Service desk
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Value Tour
Monday, May 6th
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Meet at the Customer Service desk, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Eating natural or organic food doesn't have to mean spending your whole paycheck on groceries!  Join us for this store tour and we'll show you our best deals and how to save throughout the store. 

Wed
08
Eat By Design
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Eat By Design
Wednesday, May 8th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

Our bodies can function and feel great when we eat the foods we are physiologically designed to eat.  Join Health Coach and Wellness Expert, Dr. Joel Marley, on the path of optimal health as he focuses on the nutrition our bodies need.
 

Thu
09
Mom-o-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Mom-o-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Join us for Mom-o-Rama! Celebrate your mom-ness with tasty samples and lots of mom-friendly favorites. We’ll have goodie bags for the first 50 moms!

Thu
09
Whole Kids Club Special Class: Mother's Day
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Whole Kids Club Special Class: Mother's Day
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Whole Kids Club member or $8/non-member

 

Surprise mom with a made-with-love Mother’s Day treat! We’ll sample some of our favorite breakfast dishes and send you home with recipes to recreate them at home on Mother’s Day. We’ll also make a crafty card and a super sugar scrub for mom. Class is suitable for kids 3-8 and this is a drop-off class. Pre-registration required; please notify us of any special diet needs or food allergies when signing up.

Thu
09
Whole Body Swap
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Body department
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Whole Body Swap
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Body department, Free *limit 2 items swapped per person

 

Trade up! Looking for safer, cleaner, more effective, and environmentally responsible hair and body care choices? We are so proud of our Whole Foods Market private label products, we’ll swap you for the traditional brand you’re currently using for free! *limit 2 items swapped per person

Thu
09
Baby Food Basics
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Baby Food Basics
Thursday, May 9th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

There are so many easy and delicious options for homemade baby food! Maria, a mom of two, will demonstrate how to make and provide recipes for purees, mashes, finger food and more. 

Sat
11
Half Pints Kid's Class: A May Day
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Half Pints Kid's Class: A May Day
Saturday, May 11th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Whole Kids Club member or $8/non-member

 

Half Pints ages 3 to 5 are invited to scoop, pour, roll, stir or spread foods to make their own edible creations. Class is limited to 10 children and their caregivers. Younger siblings who will remain in a carrier or stroller are welcome to attend.

 

Welcome spring! Kids will enjoy making a May Day themed craft and we’ll serve some fresh food made with seasonal ingredients. (teacher: Shera)

Sat
11
Future Chefs Kid's Class: A May Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Future Chefs Kid's Class: A May Day
Saturday, May 11th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10/Whole Kids Club member, $13/non-member

 

Welcome spring! Kids ages 6 to 8 will enjoy making a May Day themed craft and we’ll serve some fresh food made with seasonal ingredients. (teacher: Shera)

Sat
11
What a Mom Wants Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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What a Mom Wants Sampling Event
Saturday, May 11th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Mother’s Day is tomorrow! Mom deserves the best so we’re showcasing our top mom-inspired picks throughout the store.

Mon
13
Food Allergy Support Group Meet & Greet
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Food Allergy Support Group Meet & Greet
Monday, May 13th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Food Allergy Awareness Week is May 12-18. We offer many products suitable for our customers with special diet needs and are happy to host a special children’s art exhibit with the Omaha Food Allergy Support Group. Stop by this meet-and-greet session to meet some of the members, view the artwork, and learn more about the resources and support this group has to offer.

Wed
15
Intro to Health Starts Here
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Meet at the Customer Service desk
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Intro to Health Starts Here
Wednesday, May 15th
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Meet at the Customer Service desk, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Join us for a special hour-long mobile class that will demonstrate how to easily choose and prepare the most nutrient-rich and health-supportive foods. We’ll enjoy samples and provide you with some resources, including a menu plan, shopping list and recipes, to help you get started with your healthier eating goals. 

Thu
16
Half Pints Kid's Class: Strawberries
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Half Pints Kid's Class: Strawberries
Thursday, May 16th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Whole Kids Club member or $8/non-member

 

Half Pints ages 3 to 5 are invited to scoop, pour, roll, stir or spread foods to make their own edible creations. Class is limited to 10 children and their caregivers. Younger siblings who will remain in a carrier or stroller are welcome to attend.

 

May is National Strawberry Month! Let’s celebrate with the “berry” best strawberry treats as we make fresh strawberry lemonade, dipped strawberries and cheesecake-stuffed strawberries.  (teacher: Phyllis) 

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
16
Cooking Class: Stupendous Salads
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cooking Class: Stupendous Salads
Thursday, May 16th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $20 per person; please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or call 402-393-1200

 

In a salad slump? Chef Jillian Mahl will demonstrate preparation techniques for a variety of salads. Learn basic knife skills while chopping, shredding and grating all kinds of vegetables and fruits. On the menu: layered green salad, Mexican chopped salad, root vegetable slaw, legume and grain salad, and fanciful fruit salad. Class is appropriate for introductory to intermediate skill levels.

Sat
18
Fair Trade and Whole Trade Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Fair Trade and Whole Trade Sampling Event
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

What does Fair Trade mean? What is Whole Trade® all about? Find out first-hand at this event as you sample some amazing products that are Fair Trade certified or have our Whole Trade guarantee.

Mon
20
Value Tour
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Meet at the Customer Service desk
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Value Tour
Monday, May 20th
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Meet at the Customer Service desk, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Eating natural or organic food doesn't have to mean spending your whole paycheck on groceries!  Join us for this store tour and we'll show you our best deals and how to save throughout the store. 

Fri
24
Wine Tasting: Summer Wines
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty/Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Summer Wines
Friday, May 24th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty/Wine Department, Must be 21 years of age or older

 

Thirsty for wine knowledge? Join us at this informal and informative wine tasting in our wine department! Learn more about this month’s featured topic – light summer wines – as you talk with the experts, get information to take home, compare and contrast samples, and enjoy free appetizers.

Sat
25
Grilling & Chilling Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Grilling & Chilling Sampling Event
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Get everything you need for your Memorial Day weekend as you enjoy our great grilling, savory salads, sweet treats and other fun-in-the-sun samples! Then, stay and chill as you enjoy music by Omaha Street Percussion.

Sat
25
Local Beer Fest
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Specialty/Beer Department
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Local Beer Fest
Saturday, May 25th
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Specialty/Beer Department, Free (must be 21 years of age or older)

 

Try beer from around here! Several of our local beer vendors will be here today to sample their brews. 

Sat
25
Growing Gourmets Kid's Class: Barbecue
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Growing Gourmets Kid's Class: Barbecue
Saturday, May 25th
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15/Whole Kids Club member, $18/non member

 

Get ready to grill! Kids ages 9 to 12 will learn about marinades, sauces and seasoning as we make some of our best barbecue recipes. (teacher: Shera)

Thu
30
Cooking Class: Entertaining Appetizers
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cooking Class: Entertaining Appetizers
Thursday, May 30th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $20 per person; please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or call 402-393-1200

 

Entertain the easy way with recipe ideas from Stephanie Patsalis, author of Greek Chic Cuisine. Learn how to make delicious appetizers perfect for spring parties or outdoor entertaining. On the menu: artichoke phyllo purses, salata kebabs, goat cheese pistachio balls and more.

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

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