September 2013

Tue
03
Get to Know Whole Foods Market Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Maple Grove
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Get to Know Whole Foods Market Tour
Tuesday, September 3rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Maple Grove, Free - Registration Required

What makes Whole Foods Market different from other grocery stores? And how can I shop here on a budget? These are two of our most popular questions we hear from new customers. Join us for this informative tour that aims to answer both questions, including a few samples and meal ideas storewide. Space is limited for each tour - sign up at the customer service desk (763-416-7300)

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
07
Whole Foods Market - CROSS Foodshelf Volunteering (Kids Day of Service)
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ CROSS Foodshelf
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Whole Foods Market - CROSS Foodshelf Volunteering (Kids Day of Service)
Saturday, September 7th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
CROSS Foodshelf, Free - Registration Required

Bring the whole family for a fun-filled volunteer experience at CROSS Foodshelf. We'll volunteer for 2 hours, then cap off the morning with a delicious salad luncheon provided by Whole Foods Market. For more information and to register, visit: https://wfmcrossfoodshelf.eventbrite.com/

Tue
10
Whole Kids Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Whole Foods Market Maple Grove
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Whole Kids Storytime
Tuesday, September 10th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Maple Grove, Free

Need something to do with the little ones while big brother/sister are at school? Come hang out with us at our first Storytime event in our play area. Kids can enjoy a story, activity & a snack, and the grown-ups can enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee.

Mon
16
Gluten Free Shopping Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Maple Grove
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Gluten Free Shopping Tour
Monday, September 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Maple Grove, Free - Registration Required

Whether you have celiac disease, are gluten intolerant, or follow a gluten free diet for other reasons, we want shopping to be fun and easy. Join us for this store tour and learn about our gluten free offerings storewide, including samples. Space is limited - RSVP at the Customer Service desk (763-416-7300).

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
21
Whole Kids Foundation Celebration
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Maple Grove
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Whole Kids Foundation Celebration
Saturday, September 21st
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Maple Grove, Free

Help us end our Whole Kids Foundation Fund Drive with a bang! Donate $5 or more and enjoy complimentary face painting and other surprises. Plus, learn more about how your school can apply for a garden or salad bar grant.

Sat
28
Woofstock
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Maple Grove
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Woofstock
Saturday, September 28th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Maple Grove, Free

The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes is going to the dogs (for a day) and we're joining in the fun. Stop by the store and let your pooch bring out his inner Picasso with our Doggie Fine Art station, and sample from our dog food bar all setup right outside the store.

Events At Nearby Stores

The Whole Kids Club presents...Cookie Monsters (Session I)
Saturday, December 20th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Cooking Classroom, $20 per family

This class will be taught by Chef Ani. Mixing up, rolling out, cutting out, baking and icing cookies with your kids can be so much fun, but oh, the mess. No problem- you can  use our kitchen! In this fun family class, we’ll make homemade sugar cookies from start to finish. You’ll have many cookies to take home and enjoy, and no mess to clean up! Parents, please note: this is not a drop-off class. At least one parent is required to participate in the class. Due to space restrictions, each family reservation is limited to four people. Please indicate in your registration how many people will be attending. All supplies are included, but please feel free to bring favorite cookie cutters from home if you so desire. Pre-registration is required.


Pre-registration for classes and select events required. See class description for specific instructions. Registration required no later than 48 hours prior to the class date. Call 612-927-8141 or visit our customer service desk to pre-register. Classes and events are subject to change or cancellation. If you cannot attend your class, you must call Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun and cancel at least 48 hours in advance. You will receive classroom credit for the amount of the class to be used no later than three months from the date of the class that you registered for. Please call the above number or contact  Culinary Director Ani Loizzo at Ani.Loizzo@wholefoods.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

 

Gingerbread House Workshop
Saturday, December 20th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Minnetonka, $19.99

For many, gingerbread houses are the essence of family togetherness during the holidays. Continue the tradition with your loved ones at our how-to workshop! We’ll provide the frosted gingerbread house and candy. You bring the creativity!

Get in the holiday spirit by decorating your very own Gingerbread House! 

Cost: $19.99 (includes frosted gingerbread house, candies and royal icing)

*Preregistration is required. To register, call us at 952-797-5600 or stop by the Customer Service Desk!

Dungeness Crab Cracking
Saturday, December 20th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market St. Paul,

It's time to celebrate Dungeness Crab season! Stop by the cracking table in our Seafood department for this one-day-only event. After you purchase our fully cooked, never frozen, US wild-caught Dungeness Crab at just $9.99 per pound, we will crack, clean and wrap it just for you. Hurry in before it's all gone!

It's time to celebrate Dungeness Crab season!