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.

Sat
03
The Green Project's Paint Recycling Drop-off
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Front Patio
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The Green Project's Paint Recycling Drop-off
Saturday, August 3rd
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Front Patio, FREE

The first Saturday of every month from 10am - 2pm The Green Project accepts all latex paint in good condition, as well as limited quantities of stain and polyurethane.  The Green Project's tent will be at the corner of Magazine & Joseph Streets in good weather, and inside the breezeway in bad weather.

 

The Green Project does NOT accept eWaste.  Your local BEST BUY location accepts old computers, monitors, radios, small printers, cell phones, stereos, speakers, TV's, microwaves, or other kitchen appliances.   For more information on what, where and how to recycle eWaste, visit www.earth911.com.

Wed
07
5% Day
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ arabella station
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5% Day
Wednesday, August 7th
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
arabella station , Free

5% Day is back! 

 

Come to Whole Foods Market on August 7th and 5% of your purchases will be donated to The New Orleans Film Festival!

 

Check out the New Orleans Film Society website (http://neworleansfilmsociety.org/) for more information! 

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.

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.

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.

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

So Loooong, Summer
Saturday, September 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
STORE-WIDE, FREE

Fall officially starts next week, so we’re savoring our favorite summer samples while we still can. Raise your grilling tongs and flip flops along with us and say “so long, summer” in style! 

Fall officially starts next week, so we’re savoring our favorite summer samples while we still can. Raise your grilling tongs and flip flops along with us and say “so long, summer” in style! 

Kids Club
Saturday, September 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Outdoor Cafe , free

Calling all kids (ages 3-12)! Join us for our monthly meet up as we share fall stories, snacks, crafts and fun. Please sign up in advance at our Guest Service desk. 

Calling all kids (ages 3-12)! Join us for our monthly meet up as we share fall stories, snacks, crafts and fun. Please sign up in advance at our Guest Service desk. 

Voter Registration Drive
Sunday, September 21st
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
ReFresh Project Lobby , free

The National Council of Jewish Women, New Orleans Chapter will be in the ReFresh Lobby helping guests and neighbors register to vote. Stop by and bring a friend!

The National Council of Jewish Women, New Orleans Chapter will be in the ReFresh Lobby helping guests and neighbors register to vote. Stop by and bring a friend!