November 2013

Fri
01
Wine Tasting: C & G Wine Imports
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: C & G Wine Imports
Friday, November 1st
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sat
02
Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist Annie's Picks!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist Annie's Picks!
Saturday, November 2nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sun
03
Wine Demo: Montinore Estate
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Demo: Montinore Estate
Sunday, November 3rd
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Wed
06
Who Wants Seconds: Socialable Suppers for Vegans, Omnivores and Everyone In Between
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Salud Room
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Who Wants Seconds: Socialable Suppers for Vegans, Omnivores and Everyone In Between
Wednesday, November 6th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Salud Room, $30/person

Caterer, artist, certified permaculturist, and Master Food Preserver Jennie Cook believes we can save the world if we throw more parties. An advocate of DIY entertaining, Jennie shares favorite recipes in her colorful, hand-illustrated cookbook, Who Wants Seconds? Sociable Suppers for Vegans, Omnivores & Everyone in Between.

Join Jennie as she shows you how to prepare a full holiday menu and offers her advice on low-stress entertaining, sourcing and sustainability, and her thoughtful takes on American classics that inspire beautiful meals for all palates.

On the menu:

Sweet Potato Fritters with Crema and Balsamic Drizzle
Roasted Butternut Squash with Arugula and Pickled Cranberries
Silver Palate Chicken
Fennel Slaw with Oranges
Sticky Toffee Pudding

 

Space is limited, sign up today at our Guest Services desk or by calling 503-639-6500.

Thu
07
Taste of Thanksgiving
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Throughout the store
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Taste of Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 7th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Throughout the store, $5/donation

Sample and sip your way to the holidays! Join us for seasonal tastings around the store. $5 donation to MITCH Charter School with live dance performances from Northwest Dance Theater. On the menu: all of your traditional holiday favorites and some new ideas as well! Don't miss this!

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
Thursday, November 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The season for holiday cooking is here! Do you have a plan for Thanksgiving success? We'll be talking about how to plan and prep to ensure your time in the kitchen is simple and stress-free. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
08
One Day Sale: Gala, Granny Smith and Braeburn Apples
12:00 AM @ Produce Department
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One Day Sale: Gala, Granny Smith and Braeburn Apples
Friday, November 8th
12:00 AM
Produce Department, $1.49/lb

Washington grown, peak-of-season fruit at its best. Perfect for fall baking and healthy snacking! Any way you slice it - by the pound or per bag - you save!

Fri
08
Wine Tasting: Bethel Heights Vineyards
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Bethel Heights Vineyards
Friday, November 8th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sat
09
Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, picks!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, picks!
Saturday, November 9th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sat
09
Wine Tasting: Vinum Imports
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Vinum Imports
Saturday, November 9th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Thu
14
"Are you Happy?" Hour
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Our store
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"Are you Happy?" Hour
Thursday, November 14th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Our store, Free!

We want to hear from you!  What’s your favorite part of our store?  Where do our opportunities lie?  We are passionate about community building and we welcome the chance to hear some feedback from our neighbors.  Join us from 5:30-7 on November 14th for a light bite and good conversation!

Fri
15
One Day Sale: New York Strip Steak
12:00 AM @ Meat Department
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One Day Sale: New York Strip Steak
Friday, November 15th
12:00 AM
Meat Department, $9.99/lb

Great deal on NY Strip Steak! Today only, while supplies last. Sorry, no rainchecks! 

Fri
15
One Day Sale: Skagit Fresh Cider
12:00 AM @ Produce Department
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One Day Sale: Skagit Fresh Cider
Friday, November 15th
12:00 AM
Produce Department, $2.99/half gallon

The.Best.Tasting. Apple cider. EVER! is on sale this Friday. Pressed this week in Bow, Washington and immediately delivered to our stores. It's on sale and a great time to try it. Delicious hot or cold, as a mixer or for the kids straight up. While supplies last.  

Fri
15
Wine Tasting: Anne Amie Vineyards
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Anne Amie Vineyards
Friday, November 15th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free!
Sat
16
Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, Pick!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, Pick!
Saturday, November 16th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sat
16
Gluten Free Holiday Appetizers!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Gluten Free Holiday Appetizers!
Saturday, November 16th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cooking Station, Free!

Join local author Laura Russell for a book signing and holiday appetizer ideas from The Gluten-Free Asian Kitchen. Laura has been writing the “Gluten Freedom” column for The Oregonian since 2008 and also contributes to Portland’s MIX magazine, Easy Eats, Living Without, NW PalatePrevention, and other publications as well. Come with all of your gluten-free cooking questions - Laura has the answers!

Sat
16
Wine Tasting: Dusted Valley/Rusty Boar
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Dusted Valley/Rusty Boar
Saturday, November 16th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free!
Fri
22
One Day Sale: Cooked Shrimp
12:00 AM @ Seafood Department
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One Day Sale: Cooked Shrimp
Friday, November 22nd
12:00 AM
Seafood Department, $11.99/lb

Happy Shrimpsgiving! Stock up for easy holiday entertaining solutions. Sorry, no rainchecks! Friday only.

Sat
23
Early Bird Sale: Tom's Shoes
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Early Bird Sale: Tom's Shoes
Saturday, November 23rd
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Body Department, 20% OFF

No rainchecks, while supplies last! Don't miss out on this rare opportunity to get Tom's Shoes on sale!

Sat
23
Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, Pick!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Wine Specialist, Annie's, Pick!
Saturday, November 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wine Department, Free
Sat
23
Local producers, Vincent Family Cranberries, are here!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Local producers, Vincent Family Cranberries, are here!
Saturday, November 23rd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cooking Station, Free!

Come meet one of our favorite vendor partners, Vincent Family Cranberries, and sample some of their delicious berries! Make sure these essentials for your Thanksgiving table are Oregon grown.

Mon
25
Wine Tasting: Raptor Ridge Winery
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Raptor Ridge Winery
Monday, November 25th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wine Department, Free!
Tue
26
Wine Tasting: Willamette Valley Vineyards
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Willamette Valley Vineyards
Tuesday, November 26th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wine Department, Free!

Because holiday shopping is MUCH more fun when there's wine involved....

Wed
27
Wine Tasting: Small Vineyards
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Wine Tasting: Small Vineyards
Wednesday, November 27th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wine Department, Free!
Fri
29
Vega Sale!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Near the bulk foods department
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Vega Sale!
Friday, November 29th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Near the bulk foods department, 30% OFF

Looking for a great, plant-based protein powder? Come by and take advantage of this amazing deal! The folks from Vega will be here with samples, goodies and more! 

Fri
29
BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND SALE: Melissa and Doug Toys!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Around the store
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BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND SALE: Melissa and Doug Toys!
Friday, November 29th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Around the store, 30% OFF

Nov 29-Dec 1st only! While supplies last! Take advantage of this great sale on Melissa and Doug educational and classic toys.

Fri
29
BEER TASTING: Firestone Walker
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Beer Department
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BEER TASTING: Firestone Walker
Friday, November 29th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Beer Department, Free!

Stop by for a tasty sample while you shop!

Events At Nearby Stores

Christmas Hours: Store Closed!
Thursday, December 25th
12:00 AM
Tanasbourne,

We’re closed all day so that our team members may enjoy the holiday.

We’re closed all day so that our team members may enjoy the holiday.

Family Dinner Night - Pizza Night
Friday, December 26th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Mill Plain Cafe, Adults - $7, Kids - $4, Pints - $4

Join us every Friday night for All You Can Eat Pizza night!  We will have tasty beers on tap and local bands that entertain. The perfect family night out.

Join us every Friday night for All You Can Eat Pizza night!  We will have tasty beers on tap and local bands that entertain. The perfect family night out.

Burgers with Mike
Saturday, December 27th
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
laurelhurst, $8

Every Saturday burgers with Mike. Humanely raised quarter pounder beef, chips and soda/water. $8

Every Saturday burgers with Mike. Humanely raised quarter pounder beef, chips and soda/water. $8