December 2012

Sat
01
Trees & Treats
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Trees & Treats
Saturday, December 1st
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Saturdays in December 1-4pm

Come by the patio and taste some yummy treats while shopping for your fresh-cut Christmas tree.

Sun
02
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Sunday, December 2nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Tue
04
Store Value Tour
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Store Value Tour
Tuesday, December 4th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, FREE

Learn to save money and maximize your dollar when grocery shopping. Free gift! Meet at Customer Service.

Tue
04
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Tuesday, December 4th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Wed
05
Better Digestion for the Holidays! Nutrition Class & Tasting Demo
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Better Digestion for the Holidays! Nutrition Class & Tasting Demo
Wednesday, December 5th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $10/person

Learn self-care strategies to improve your digestive health during this fun, informative class. John Ehrke from Enzymedica and Lisa Markley are teaming up to present the role of digestive enzymes, probitotics, and foods that support healthy digestion.  www.acteva.com/go/school

Thu
06
Cancer Fighting Kitchen Shopping Tour
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Cancer Fighting Kitchen Shopping Tour
Thursday, December 6th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, FREE

Are you or someone you love affected by cancer? Join Lisa on a tour to learn about cancer-fighting foods and deliciously healthy ways to prepare them. Lisa teaches some of her favorite time-saving shortcuts shares cooking tips and recipes too. Please pre-register at Customer Service 913-652-9633.

Thu
06
Gingerbread Cookies Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Gingerbread Cookies Class
Thursday, December 6th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $5/person

During this fun class we’ll bake and decorate gingerbread cookies (pre-made from scratch). Together we’ll also explore the beneficial properties of ginger, cinnamon, cloves and all spice. Space is limited. Please pre-register at www.acteva.com/go/school or at customer service.

Fri
07
Pizza SALE Friday!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Pizza SALE Friday!
Friday, December 7th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Make dinner easy!  Call ahead or stop in for a made in house hearth fired pizza and save $5 on all 16" pizzas every Friday!  913-652-9633

 

Fri
07
Holiday Wine & Cheese Pairing
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Holiday Wine & Cheese Pairing
Friday, December 7th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $25/person
Entertain with savoir-faire and flare with wine and cheese at upcoming holiday celebrations, thanks to expert guidance provided at this event.   You’re invited to savor Whole Foods Market’s artisanal cheese with handcrafted, premium wine from Somerset Ridge Vineyard & Winery.  The opportunity to uncover harmonizing flavor profiles awaits you @ the Cooking Studio! (Limited seating. Must be 21 or older. Next door to Whole Foosd Market on 91st and Metcalf.)  Learn more about Somerset Wines at http://www.somersetridge.com/  To register click here: http://www.acteva.com//booking.cfm?bevaid=234190 or visit  https://www.acteva.com/go/school 
Sat
08
Gingerbread House Decorating Activity
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Gingerbread House Decorating Activity
Saturday, December 8th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, $14.99/ gingerbread house, pre tax

Enjoy decorating delicious houses fit for the finest of gingerbread people, in our café today, or take them home to decorate.

Sat
08
Trees & Treats
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Trees & Treats
Saturday, December 8th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Saturdays in December 1-4pm

Come by the patio and taste some yummy treats while shopping for your fresh-cut Christmas tree.

Sun
09
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Sunday, December 9th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Tue
11
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Tuesday, December 11th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Tue
11
Gluten-Free Tour & Tasting– FREE!
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Gluten-Free Tour & Tasting– FREE!
Tuesday, December 11th
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, FREE

Learn to identify and locate items suitable for most Gluten-Free diets in this informative, enjoyable, and free tour and sample a few new products to suit your diet. Gluten-free products and cooking strategies for holiday meals will be explored. Space is limited, so please pre-register.

Wed
12
Healthy Skin for the Holidays
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Healthy Skin for the Holidays
Wednesday, December 12th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, FREE

Healthy Skin for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 12th 9am-12pm

Join us in the cafe as we introduce you to ways to care for your skin during the cold weather. Free refreshments included! Find out more in our Whole Body Department.

Thu
13
Naturally Healthy Sweets & Treats
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Naturally Healthy Sweets & Treats
Thursday, December 13th
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $25

Tame your sweet tooth without refined, processed sweets. In this hands-on class you’ll make a variety of healthy recipes that derive their natural sweetness from whole fresh fruits and dried fruits. Most recipes are vegan and gluten friendly. Please pre-register. Email lisa.markley@wholefoods.com for the menu.

Fri
14
Pizza SALE Friday!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Pizza SALE Friday!
Friday, December 14th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Make dinner easy!  Call ahead or stop in for a made in house hearth fired pizza and save $5 on all 16" pizzas every Friday!  913-652-9633

 

Sat
15
Trees & Treats
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Trees & Treats
Saturday, December 15th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Saturdays in December 1-4pm

Come by the patio and taste some yummy treats while shopping for your fresh-cut Christmas tree.

Sat
15
FREE Kids Club Children’s Winter Party!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ The Cooking Studio at 91st and Metcalf
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FREE Kids Club Children’s Winter Party!
Saturday, December 15th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Cooking Studio at 91st and Metcalf, FREE

Kids are invited to make marshmallow snowmen and a chocolate dipped candy cane gift and say "hello" to Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus, who are making a special appearance.  Stop by!

 

All Kids Club events are FREE, include a snack, and designed for children ages 3-12 years old. Kids may join the fun in the Cooking Studio anytime during the events, unless otherwise noted. Parents are asked to stay with their children. Most events are held at the Cooking Studio, located next door to Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf. The Cooking Studio holds 40 people at a time. We apologize if there’s a short wait. We work to accommodate all children attending. We reserve the right to amend the FREE events at will. Complete store event calendars and updates are in store and online at WholeFoodsMarket.com/Metcalf.

Sun
16
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Sunday, December 16th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Tue
18
Holiday Delights
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Holiday Delights
Tuesday, December 18th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Try our holiday foods, and get recipes, tips, and ideas for flavorful, fun, and fantastic holiday meals!

Wed
19
Vitamix Cooking Class
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Vitamix Cooking Class
Wednesday, December 19th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $20/person

See and taste a variety of techniques and several delicious recipes made using the amazing and versatile Vitamix blender. The class will be co-taught by Lisa Markley, Healthy Eating Specialist and Tim Bird from Vitamix. Questions about the class or menu, please email lisa.markley@wholefoods.com.

Thu
20
Grab & Give Bonus Day!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Grab & Give Bonus Day!
Thursday, December 20th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

When you donate a meal to Grab & Give today, we’ll give you and the Grab & Give donation recipient each a FREE bar of VERVE soap! Thanks for helping to make a difference in our community!

Fri
21
Pizza SALE Friday!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Pizza SALE Friday!
Friday, December 21st
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Make dinner easy!  Call ahead or stop in for a made in house hearth fired pizza and save $5 on all 16" pizzas every Friday!  913-652-9633

 

Fri
21
FREE Kids Club Kids Sugar Cookie Decorating (no school)
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ The Cooking Studio at 91st and Metcalf
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FREE Kids Club Kids Sugar Cookie Decorating (no school)
Friday, December 21st
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Cooking Studio at 91st and Metcalf, FREE

Kids will ice and decorate a sugar cookie, make a greeting card, and will receive a snowman cookie cutter, while supplies last.

 

All Kids Club events are FREE, include a snack, and designed for children ages 3-12 years old. Kids may join the fun in the Cooking Studio anytime during the events, unless otherwise noted. Parents are asked to stay with their children. Most events are held at the Cooking Studio, located next door to Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf. The Cooking Studio holds 40 people at a time. We apologize if there’s a short wait. We work to accommodate all children attending. We reserve the right to amend the FREE events at will. Complete store event calendars and updates are in store and online at WholeFoodsMarket.com/Metcalf.

Sat
22
Trees & Treats
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Trees & Treats
Saturday, December 22nd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Saturdays in December 1-4pm

Come by the patio and taste some yummy treats while shopping for your fresh-cut Christmas tree.

Sun
23
Festivus Party with a Live Music!
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Festivus Party with a Live Music!
Sunday, December 23rd
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, FREE

For those unfamiliar with Festivus, it’s a non-denominational holiday celebrating the winter season without participating in the pressures of the holidays. Featuring the KC Rain Dogs playing acoustic blues in the cafe! http://www.kcraindogs.com/

Fri
28
Ginger Snap Cookie Making Kids Class
12:00 AM @ Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf
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Ginger Snap Cookie Making Kids Class
Friday, December 28th
12:00 AM
Cooking Studio at Whole Foods Market on 91st and Metcalf, $5/child *2 different class times

During this event kids will make a jar of ginger snap cookie mix to take home and will sample the recipe with some delicious apple juice or cider.

 

At the Cooking Studio we use only the finest natural foods and ingredients free from artificial colors, preservatives, and additives from Whole Foods Market. Each event is specifically designed for children to have a safe hands-on cooking experience in the kitchen. Confidence in the kitchen helps pave the path toward life-long healthy eating, and is something we’re passionate about. We invite parents to stay for the class. Space limited. Signed Permission Form and Pre-Registration Required. Follow this link to register online: https://www.acteva.com/go/school

 

CLASS TIMES AS FOLLOWS (click on link to register):

Classes from 10am-11am are for kids who are ages 3-7 years old.

Classes from 1pm-2pm are for kids who are ages 8-12 years old.

Fri
28
Pizza SALE Friday!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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Pizza SALE Friday!
Friday, December 28th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf

Make dinner easy!  Call ahead or stop in for a made in house hearth fired pizza and save $5 on all 16" pizzas every Friday!  913-652-9633

 

Sat
29
"Souper" Weekend Grab & Go SPECIAL!
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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"Souper" Weekend Grab & Go SPECIAL!
Saturday, December 29th
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, $5/meal

It's a "souper" weekend to enjoy soup and to do good for those in need this winter! You get a Souper Weekend Grab & Go Meal that includes cup of featured soup, slice of baked fresh hearth bread, and 365 bottled water for a donation of just $5 to the Grab & Give Program. Your $5 donation to the Grab & Give program provides an all natural meal for a local family of 4.  Everyone wins!  Find us near the coffee bar and express lanes.  (Exclusive to Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, valid 12-29 and 12-30 only.)

 

SOUPS:

Featured Saturday soups include both a meat and vegetarian option.

Sunday boasts a beef chili featuring compassionately raised beef.

 

Learn more about the Grab & Give program on our Metcalf Community Giving webpage.

Sun
30
"Souper" Weekend Grab & Go SPECIAL!
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf
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"Souper" Weekend Grab & Go SPECIAL!
Sunday, December 30th
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, $5/meal

It's a "souper" weekend to enjoy soup and to do good for those in need this winter! You get a Souper Weekend Grab & Go Meal that includes cup of featured soup, slice of baked fresh hearth bread, and 365 bottled water for a donation of just $5 to the Grab & Give Program. Your $5 donation to the Grab & Give program provides an all natural meal for a local family of 4.  Everyone wins!  Find us near the coffee bar and express lanes.  (Exclusive to Whole Foods Market on 91st & Metcalf, valid 12-29 and 12-30 only.)

 

SOUPS:

Featured Saturday soups include both a meat and vegetarian option.

Sunday boasts a beef chili featuring compassionately raised beef.

 

Learn more about the Grab & Give program on our Metcalf Community Giving webpage.

Events At Nearby Stores

Go Nuts for Coconut Water
Saturday, July 12th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
store,

Come try a sample! 

Come try a sample! 

Live Music
Saturday, July 12th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
cafe, FREE

Live Music in our cafe - Saturday, July 12th, 19th and 26th Noon-2:00PM! 

Live Music in our cafe - Saturday, July 12th, 19th and 26th Noon-2:00PM! 

Farmers & Food Artisans Road Tour
Sunday, July 13th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
119th Street, FREE