October 2012

Mon
01
Cans for Camden
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Cans for Camden
Monday, October 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

We will contribute 1% of net sales of canned goods through October 16 to support hunger relief in Camden, NJ through our partnership with the Camden Children’s Garden.

Thu
04
Tasty Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday
Thursday, October 4th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Join us every Thursday for a five course tasting around the store. Each week our in-house Chef and Team Chefs plan, cook and present a dish that brings you the best of the best from each department. Recipes are available. Tasting is free, no prior registration is required.

Thu
11
Tasty Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday
Thursday, October 11th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Join us every Thursday for a five course tasting around the store. Each week our in-house Chef and Team Chefs plan, cook and present a dish that brings you the best of the best from each department. Recipes are available. Tasting is free, no prior registration is required.

Mon
15
Health Starts Here Store Tour with Sally
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Health Starts Here Store Tour with Sally
Monday, October 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Sally Lukash, on a Health Starts Here™ store tour to learn more about HSH approved foods. Meet at Customer Service, a light meal will be provided after the tour. Class is free, but registration is requested. Please sign up at Customer Service by calling 301-657-1520 or email sally.lukash@wholefoods.com.

Wed
17
Simply Indian – Fall Recipes with Rupen Rao
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Simply Indian – Fall Recipes with Rupen Rao
Wednesday, October 17th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, Free

In this class, Chef Rupen Rao will share his recipes that are fit for cooler seasons. Cooking using a slow cooker can be a hassle free task for many, and in this class, Rupen will do just that. Recipes include: Slow Cooked Lamb & Butternut Stew served with store-bought Naan, Casserole Chicken Biryani and Apple Kheer. Class is free. Prior registration is required, please sign-up at Customer Service or by calling 301-657-1520. 

Thu
18
Half-Pint Kids Club – Apples to Apples
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cyprus Room
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Half-Pint Kids Club – Apples to Apples
Thursday, October 18th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cyprus Room, Free

Applefest is right around the corner! Today we’ll be making our own apple print totes perfect for hauling your harvest from the orchard! Snacks will be served. Perfect for kids ages 2 and up.

Thu
18
Tasty Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday
Thursday, October 18th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Join us every Thursday for a five course tasting around the store. Each week our in-house Chef and Team Chefs plan, cook and present a dish that brings you the best of the best from each department. Recipes are available. Tasting is free, no prior registration is required.

Fri
19
Movie Night in the Cafe - Forks Over Knives
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Movie Night in the Cafe - Forks Over Knives
Friday, October 19th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cyprus Room, Free

The feature film Forks Over Knives examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods. Please sign up at Customer Service by calling 301-657-1520 or email sally.lukash@wholefoods.com.

Wed
24
Hearty & Healthy Soups for Autumn with Linda Petursdottir
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Hearty & Healthy Soups for Autumn with Linda Petursdottir
Wednesday, October 24th
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Cyprus Room, Free

What meal is more satisfying and nurturing on a cold autumn day than a steaming bowl of homemade soup?  Paired with salad and freshly baked whole grain bread, soup makes a healthy and satisfying meal. You’re invited to an autumn inspired soup cooking class where you'll sample a few marvelous soups, learn about their healthy ingredients, and uncover ways to make your pantry 'soup ready.' Recipes include, curried lentil soup and roasted butternut squash soup with apples and spicy sweet potato soup. Class is free. Prior registration is required, please sign-up at Customer Service or by calling 301-657-1520. 

Thu
25
Tasty Thursday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday
Thursday, October 25th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Join us every Thursday for a five course tasting around the store. Each week our in-house Chef and Team Chefs plan, cook and present a dish that brings you the best of the best from each department. Recipes are available. Tasting is free, no prior registration is required.

Sat
27
PCRM - Food for Life: The Cancer Project - Breast and Prostate Cancer
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cyprus Room
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PCRM - Food for Life: The Cancer Project - Breast and Prostate Cancer
Saturday, October 27th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cyprus Room, Free

PCRM instructor Pericles Silva discusses healthy diet choices with a concentration on individuals with breast or prostate cancer. Prior registration is required, please sign-up at Customer Service or by calling 301-657-1520. 

Sat
27
Spooky Applefest!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights
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Spooky Applefest!
Saturday, October 27th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Friendship Heights, Free

Come celebrate apple season and Halloween! Our apples are at the peak of freshness and we’ll be serving them up in all sorts of different recipes throughout the store. We invite all of our neighbors, young and old to dress up in their finest Halloween costumes for trick or treating around the store and other kid friendly activities in the Cyprus Room starting at noon. Prior registration is not required.

Wed
31
Thanksgiving Holiday Table Opens!
10:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Holiday Table
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Thanksgiving Holiday Table Opens!
Wednesday, October 31st
10:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Holiday Table

The Holiday Table is open and ready to take your Thanksgiving Menu orders! From vegan sides to fresh free range birds to a complete organic dinner, we’re making your Thanksgiving prep work easier! Visit us at the Holiday Table, place your order, designate a pick-up day (11/19, 11/20, 11/21) and enjoy your holiday! You can also order online at http://shop.wholefoodsmarket.com/store/default.aspx and choose Friendship Heights as your store.

Events At Nearby Stores

Outdoor Market
Wednesday, August 20th
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbia, n/a

Do you love to peruse vendor and farmer stalls outdoors? So do we!

Enjoy goods from our local and exclusive vendors, located in front of our store.

Featuring

The Wheeler Farm
Rise Up Coffee Roasters
Pineland Farms
Wagon Wheel Ranch
War Shore Oyster Co.
Capital Kombucha
2 Armadillos Chickpea Snacks
Sweet Lobby Macaroons
Sumu-Su Handmade Soap

Do you love to peruse vendor and farmer stalls outdoors? So do we!

Grand Opening!
Wednesday, August 20th
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Columbia, Free

YOU’RE INVITED!

Whole Foods Market Columbia opens Wednesday, August 20 at 9am

Join us at 8:45am as we “break bread” and open our doors! Taste opening day excitement with unbelievable doorbuster deals, an outdoor market, tasty samples, and gifts to our first 200 customers including a secret-savings coupon worth up to $100!

On the Town Center Lakefront, 10275 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia MD

Special thanks to the Columbia Association, Downtown Columbia Partnership,
and Haven on the Lake.

YOU’RE INVITED!

Whole Foods Market Columbia opens Wednesday, August 20 at 9am

Opening Week Doorbuster Deals!
Wednesday, August 20th
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbia, n/a

Don't miss out on opening week savings!

Whole Foods Market offers great weekly deals, weekend hot deals and Friday one-day-deals every week!  Click here to check out these great savings. Want more savings? Take advantage of our 365 brand value-priced products and our Whole Deal coupon book.

Here are just some of the great deals to look forward to opening week!
9am-10pm 8/20 opening day. 7am-10pm all other days.

Wednesday 8/20

  • All body care products 30% off!
  • Saint Germain Baguettes, $0.99ea (reg. $2.99)
  • Whole Foods Market Extra Virgin Olive Oil, $7.99ea (reg. $12.99, limit 3)
  • Organic Raspberries 6oz, 2 for $4.00 (reg. $4.49ea)

Thursday 8/21

  • Organic French Baguette, $0.99ea (reg. $3.29)
  • Cold Pressed Juices (Produce Dept.) BOGO $6.99ea

Friday 8/22

  • Roasted Whole Chicken, $5.00ea (reg. $8.99)
  • Multigrain Baguette, $0.99ea (reg. $2.79)
  • Bakery  Tropezienne, $8.99ea (reg. $16.99)

Saturday 8/23

  • Snow Crab, $7.99/lb. (reg. 13.99/lb.)
  • Traditional French Baguette, $0.99ea (reg. $2.29)
  • Local Peaches, $0.69/lb. (reg. $1.99/lb.)

Sunday 8/24

  • Boneless Beef Ribeye Steak & Roast, $8.99/lb. (reg. $16.99/lb.)
  • Artisan Baguette, $0.99ea (reg. $2.79)
  • Organic Orange Juice (Produce Dept.) 16oz, BOGO $3.99ea
  • Severino Cheese Ravioli, BOGO $6.99lb

Monday 8/25

  • Annie's Mac & Cheese 6oz, 12 for $12 (save $7.08!)

Tuesday 8/26

  • Organic Valley Milk 8oz 12-packs, $6.99ea (reg. $12.99), Original, Chocolate, Vanilla and Whole varieties

Don't miss out on opening week savings!