June 2013

Sat
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
Saturday, June 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.

Sat
01
Whole Value Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Whole Value Sampling Event
Saturday, June 1st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

There’s a whole lot of ways to save on the good stuff throughout our store! We’re sharing money-saving tips, value-priced products, and other ways to save as you enjoy samples in every department.

Mon
03
Introduction to Transcendental Meditation
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Introduction to Transcendental Meditation
Monday, June 3rd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Learn about the benefits of Transcendental Meditation for health, creativity and happiness. Principles of Transcendental Meditation and scientific research are presented in a very practical and easy-to-understand format. Questions are welcomed! Brian Smith and Deborah Kolberg have both been practicing and teaching for many years and are certified teachers of the program.

Wed
05
Intro to Health Starts Here
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Meet at the Customer Service desk
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Intro to Health Starts Here
Wednesday, June 5th
11:30 AM - 12:30 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
08
What's New Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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What's New Sampling Event
Saturday, June 8th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

What’s new? Stop by to find out! We get new products in all the time and today, we’re sampling some of our best new products throughout the store.

Mon
10
OMG, What Are GMOs?
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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OMG, What Are GMOs?
Monday, June 10th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

What in the world are GMOs? Why are they in my food? How can I avoid them? Educator Mary Tisthammer, director of Avalon Learning Center, will provide a meaning of the term GMO and give an overview of the Non-GMO Project. And Maria from Whole Foods Market Omaha will discuss what to look for while grocery shopping if you want to avoid GMOs. Questions are encouraged!

Tue
11
Community Support Day for Omaha Girls Rock
12:00 AM @ Throughout the Store
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Community Support Day for Omaha Girls Rock
Tuesday, June 11th
12:00 AM
Throughout the Store

 

As part of our commitment to the area community, Whole Foods Market will donate 5 percent of the day’s net sales to Omaha Girls Rock. Their mission is to give girls the confidence to use their voice through music education and performance. Find out more at www.omahagirlsrock.com.

Thu
13
Half Pints Kid's Class: Monkey-ing Around
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Half Pints Kid's Class: Monkey-ing Around
Thursday, June 13th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, “Half Pints” Kid’s Classes Thursdays, June 13 and 20, 10 – 10:45 am Saturday, June 29, 10 – 10:45 am $5 per child for Whole Kids Club Members / $8 for non-members (caregivers free) Half Pints ages 3 to 5 are invited to scoop, pour, roll, stir or spread f

 

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. There will be lots of monkey-ing around as we make a super easy banana pudding, breakfast banana splits and monkey bread. (teacher: Phyllis)

 

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
13
Cooking Class: Knife Skills
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cooking Class: Knife Skills
Thursday, June 13th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $20 per person; please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or call 402-393-1200

 

Sharpen your food preparation skills! Chef Jillian Mahl will demonstrate how to properly sharpen knives and prepare a meal showcasing different types of cuts. On the menu: Brunoise vegetable salad, summer squash ribbons with spicy tomato sauce and cucumber boxes filled with herb gelee. Class is appropriate for introductory to intermediate skill levels.

Sat
15
Ballgame Fare Sampling Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Ballgame Fare Sampling Event
Saturday, June 15th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Our teams will hit a home run with the awesome samples we’ll have throughout the store at this summery sampling event!

Sat
15
Growing Gourmets Kid's Class: Food As Art
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Growing Gourmets Kid's Class: Food As Art
Saturday, June 15th
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15 per person for Whole Kids Club Members / $18 for non members

 

Kids ages 9 to 12 will use their imaginations to transform fresh food into art!  We’ll cut and shape fruits and veggies to make flowers, penguins, mice and caterpillars. Then, we’ll create with naturally dyed pudding paints. (teacher: Shera)

Wed
19
The Wellness Revolution
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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The Wellness Revolution
Wednesday, June 19th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free but please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or by calling 402-393-1200

 

Searching for strategies that may help improve your family’s health? Join Dr. Sam from Family First Chiropractic for a discussion on health and food in the U.S. and simple ideas that may help maximize your quality of life.

Thu
20
Half Pints Kid's Class: Happy Campers
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Half Pints Kid's Class: Happy Campers
Thursday, June 20th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per child for Whole Kids Club Members / $8 for non-members (caregivers free)

 

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. Kids will be happy campers when we make food that can made at a campsite or in your own kitchen! We’ll make s’mores on a stick, hobo packets and trail mix! (teacher: Phyllis) 

Fri
21
Sizzling Summer: Music by Tara Vaughan
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Outside the Store
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Sizzling Summer: Music by Tara Vaughan
Friday, June 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Outside the Store, Free

Stop by for a live outdoor music performance by local Tara Vaughan! Refreshing treats will also be available.

Sat
22
Health Starts Here Summer Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Health Starts Here Summer Sampling Event
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Celebrate summer with your health in mind! We’re featuring our Health Starts Here program with a summertime twist and each department will have plant-strong, nutrient-dense samples for you to try. 

Wed
26
Cooking Class: Greek Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cooking Class: Greek Grilling
Wednesday, June 26th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $20 per person; please pre-register at the Customer Service desk or call 402-393-1200

 

Get grilling! Give your summer barbecue some oomph with tasty grilling ideas from Stephanie Patsalis, author or Greek Chic Cuisine. On the menu: grilled Greek chicken gyros with tzatziki and kalamata olive bruschetta.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
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.

Fri
28
Wine Tasting: Wines for Grilling Season
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Wines for Grilling Season
Friday, June 28th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine Department, Free; 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 – red and white wines that go great with grilled food – as you talk with the experts, get information to take home, compare and contrast samples, and enjoy free appetizers.

Sat
29
Half Pints Kid's Class: Fun Food Art
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Half Pints Kid's Class: Fun Food Art
Saturday, June 29th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per child for Whole Kids Club Members / $8 for non-members (caregivers free)

 

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. Kids will use their imagination and fresh fruits and veggies to transform food into art! We’ll make penguins, caterpillars and more. (teacher: Shera) 

Sat
29
Future Chefs Kid's Class: Fun Food Art
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Future Chefs Kid's Class: Fun Food Art
Saturday, June 29th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 per person for Whole Kids Club members / $13 for non-members

 

Kids ages 6 to 8 will have fun using their imagination to transform fresh fruits and veggies into art! We’ll make penguins, caterpillars and more. (teacher: Shera)

Sat
29
Grilling & Chilling Sampling Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Grilling & Chilling Sampling Event
Saturday, June 29th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

 

Is delicious food part of your Fourth of July celebration? It is for ours! Try samples prepared with summer’s best ingredients and get ready for fireworks of flavor and fun.

 

Sat
29
Sizzling Summer: Performance by TangOmaha
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Cafe area
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Sizzling Summer: Performance by TangOmaha
Saturday, June 29th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cafe area, Free

Enjoy a live Argentine tango performance by TangOmaha! Wine and appetizer samples will also be available.

Events At Nearby Stores

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