August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Tue
06
Savvy Shopper Tours
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Community Room
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Savvy Shopper Tours
Tuesday, August 6th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Come learn how to shop for healthy, fresh food on a budget! Learn the tricks, and you can savvy shop at any grocery store! Join us for a class, then tour the store with us, and see for yourself how affordable healthy food can be!

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
09
Friday Happy Hour
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Friday Happy Hour
Friday, August 9th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $5.00

What’s organic about Happy Hour at Whole Foods Market Detroit?  How about our local wines, crafted beers, whole grain crusted pizza and the way our customers kick-off their relaxing weekend? Join us and experience the Whole Foods Market Detroit difference. Learn about and taste wines from around the world at Wine 101 or get schooled at Beer U, tasting great beers from near and far.

Sun
11
Soulful Sunday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Soulful Sunday
Sunday, August 11th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Relax and release with Community Yoga. Self-care has never felt so good. Yoga Instructor, Kwame. BYOM (Bring your own mat)

Tue
13
The Practice is Where You Are
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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The Practice is Where You Are
Tuesday, August 13th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Spirit Filled Yoga Presents: The Practice is Where You Are. “Health is mind, body and spirit working in symphony.” This workshop will certainly feed our budget conscious shoppers and teach them to practice where they are. Savvy Shopper Tour immediately after the Spirit Filled Yoga Presentation. To learn more at www.sfyi2013.com.

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
16
Friday Happy Hour
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Friday Happy Hour
Friday, August 16th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $5.00

What’s organic about Happy Hour at Whole Foods Market Detroit?  How about our local wines, crafted beers, whole grain crusted pizza and the way our customers kick-off their relaxing weekend? Join us and experience the Whole Foods Market Detroit difference. Learn about and taste wines from around the world at Wine 101 or get schooled at Beer U, tasting great beers from near and far.

Sun
18
Soulful Sunday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Soulful Sunday
Sunday, August 18th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Relax and release with Community Yoga. Self-care has never felt so good. Yoga Instructor, Kwame. BYOM (Bring your own mat)

Tue
20
Savvy Shopper Tours
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Community Room
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Savvy Shopper Tours
Tuesday, August 20th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Come learn how to shop for healthy, fresh food on a budget! Learn the tricks, and you can savvy shop at any grocery store! Join us for a class, then tour the store with us, and see for yourself how affordable healthy food can be!

Tue
20
Choosing the Right Supplements
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Choosing the Right Supplements
Tuesday, August 20th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Learn how to select the right vitamin and herbal supplements to meet your specific health goals. Kelly Cassise our New Chapter representative will be joining us for an evening of education and enlightenment. Community Room

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
Friday Happy Hour
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Friday Happy Hour
Friday, August 23rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $5.00

What’s organic about Happy Hour at Whole Foods Market Detroit?  How about our local wines, crafted beers, whole grain crusted pizza and the way our customers kick-off their relaxing weekend? Join us and experience the Whole Foods Market Detroit difference. Learn about and taste wines from around the world at Wine 101 or get schooled at Beer U, tasting great beers from near and far.

Sun
25
The Art of Touch
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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The Art of Touch
Sunday, August 25th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Experience a special Art of Touch class featuring YaTafari, Music Practitioner and Versandra Kennebrew, Touch Expert. Learn how the healing power of touch can prevent touch deprivation (suffering from poor, loveless or inadequate physical contact). Bring a partner or meet one when you arrive. Tank tops and shorts are the best attire for your Art of Touch practice session.

Tue
27
Traditional Chinese Medicine: Foods for Healing
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Traditional Chinese Medicine: Foods for Healing
Tuesday, August 27th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

What does food, acupuncture and weight-loss have in common? Cheryl Turner, Ph.D., Traditional Chinese Medicine will answer this question and so much more in this interactive workshop which will include an acupuncture demonstration, Q & A session and an opportunity to win a free, on the spot health consultation and acupuncture treatment for weight management. Community Room

Wed
28
African Feast
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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African Feast
Wednesday, August 28th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Culinary Kisses is back with a delicious African feast for your taste buds. On the menu; West African curried cabbage, Ethiopian red lentils with yams, North African spiced catfish. Come and learn how you too can prepare international culinary favorites in your kitchen.

Thu
29
Are Your Hair Products Safe
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Are Your Hair Products Safe
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Gwen Jimmere of NATURALICIOUS (a Detroit based natural hair products company) presents an evening of natural hair care education with a twist. This co-ed evening will be both informative and fun. Community Room

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
Friday Happy Hour
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Friday Happy Hour
Friday, August 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $5.00

What’s organic about Happy Hour at Whole Foods Market Detroit?  How about our local wines, crafted beers, whole grain crusted pizza and the way our customers kick-off their relaxing weekend? Join us and experience the Whole Foods Market Detroit difference. Learn about and taste wines from around the world at Wine 101 or get schooled at Beer U, tasting great beers from near and far.

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Foods Market Whole Kids Club! Every Wednesday ALL DAY
Wednesday, August 20th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk, FREE

Whole Foods Market Whole Kids Club!
Every Wednesday ALL DAY
Did you know Whole Foods Market in Troy has an exclusive club just for kids?  Stop by our customer service desk TODAY and get your FREE Whole Kids Club membership card.  Each Wednesday kids can present their card at our customer service desk for a FREE treat and, get your card punched!  Once the card reaches 10 punches kids can then turn in their card for an AWESOME special prize!!

Whole Foods Market Whole Kids Club!
Every Wednesday ALL DAY

Community Support Day Wigs 4 Kids
Thursday, August 21st
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Oakland County stores, Rochester Hills, Troy and West Bloomfield,

Thursday August 21, all day
Community Support Day for Wigs 4 Kids
Whole Foods Market Oakland County stores
Stop into our Whole Foods Market Rochester Hills, Troy and West Bloomfield stores on Thursday August 21 and support Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan!  On this day our three Oakland County stores will donate 5% of our sales to Wigs 4 Kids.  Wigs 4 Kids is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that reaches out to kids and young adults with hair loss. This program is available to any child or teen from ages 3 through 18 in Michigan at no cost to them or their families.  To learn more visit http://www.wigs4kids.org/.

Thursday August 21, all day
Community Support Day for Wigs 4 Kids
Whole Foods Market Oakland County stores

Wine Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
Saturday, August 23rd
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Cheese Island, FREE

Wine Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm
Break up the Saturday shopping routine and join us in our wine department at Whole Foods Market Troy for some FREE wine tastings!  Each weekend we’ll feature NEW varieties to sample with special pricing to tantalize your taste buds without breaking the bank this summer; try before you buy, take home and enjoy!! 

 

Wine Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm