November 2013

Fri
01
Place Your Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Dinner Orders Now!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Place Your Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Dinner Orders Now!
Friday, November 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
WFM Friendship Heights , N/A

The Holiday Table Team is ready to take your Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Menu orders! From vegan sides to fresh free range birds to a complete organic dinner, we’re here to help! We’ve got a fully cooked, ready to heat Hanukkah Dinner and all the sides! Visit us at the Holiday Table, place your order, designate a pick-up day (11/25, 11/26, 11/27) and enjoy your holiday! You can also order online at http://shop.wholefoodsmarket.com/store/default.aspx and choose Friendship Heights as your store.

Sat
02
Pumpkin Pie: DIY or let us help?
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Bakery
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Pumpkin Pie: DIY or let us help?
Saturday, November 2nd
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Bakery , FREE

Will you be making your own pumpkin pie, or picking one up from us, and taking the credit? Join us in the Bakery to see how easy DIY pie can be! Tasting is free, no prior registration required.

Thu
07
Tasty Thursday!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday!
Thursday, November 7th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM 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
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
How to Buy Fair, Be Fair
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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How to Buy Fair, Be Fair
Friday, November 8th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, FREE

We are partnering with Fairtrade America (www.fairtradeamerica.org) and Fair Trade Resource Network (www.ftrn.org) to show how simple actions like purchasing fair trade chocolates, ice cream, bananas and coffee can help improve the livelihoods of farmers and their communities in extraordinary ways. Stop by to meet representatives from the Fair Trade Resource Network and to try some delicious samples.  They also have some great money saving coupons, while supplies last! Event is free, no prior registration required.

Sat
09
Good Food From Around Here
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Good Food From Around Here
Saturday, November 9th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, FREE

Join us across the store to enjoy all that our local vendors have to offer. Tasting is free, no prior registration required.

Sun
10
Taking the Tricky Out of Turkey
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meat Department
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Taking the Tricky Out of Turkey
Sunday, November 10th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Meat Department, FREE

Will our oven ready turkey be the right fit for your busy family? Stop by the meat department to learn about the home brining process and try our oven ready turkey. Tasting is free, no prior registration required.

Wed
13
Half Pint Kids Club: Make Your Own Placemat
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Half Pint Kids Club: Make Your Own Placemat
Wednesday, November 13th
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

Celebrate the season and give thanks all month long! We're making our own placemats today. This class is perfect for kids 2 - 5. Snacks will be provided. Class is free. Prior registration is required at Customer Service or by calling 301-657-1520.

Wed
13
Healthy Holiday Sides with Sally
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Healthy Holiday Sides with Sally
Wednesday, November 13th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

It can be difficult to eat healthy with the holiday season upon us. Our store’s Healthy Eating Specialist, Sally Lukash, will be showing how to prepare healthy and tasty sides to bring to social gatherings during this holiday season. Dishes to be prepared and samples are: Wild Rice Stuffed Mini Pumpkins, Tahini-Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Bulgur with Arugula, Pomegranate and Hazelnuts, and Pumpkin Pecan Cookies. The class is free, prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Thu
14
Tasty Thursday!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday!
Thursday, November 14th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM 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.

Sun
17
Save Room for Sides!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Save Room for Sides!
Sunday, November 17th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Prepared Foods, FREE

Stop by our Prepared Food department to try some of our ready-to-eat holiday sides, and watch a side-item demonstration. Tasting is free, no prior registration required.

Thu
21
Tasty Thursday!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday!
Thursday, November 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM 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.

Tue
26
Thanksgiving Prep
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Thanksgiving Prep
Tuesday, November 26th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Prepared Foods, FREE

Whether you cooking your entire meal or outsourcing a couple dishes, we can help! Stop by our Prepared Foods department for last minute holiday cooking ideas, and some of our table-ready favorites. Tasting is free, no prior registration required.

Thu
28
Happy Thanksgiving!
12:00 AM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Happy Thanksgiving!
Thursday, November 28th
12:00 AM
WFM Friendship Heights, N/A

Happy Thanksgiving! Holiday Store Hours – 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thu
28
Tasty Thursday!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Tasty Thursday!
Thursday, November 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM 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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, December 25th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products.

Entertaining Made Easy
Saturday, December 27th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Let us be a cook in your kitchen this holiday season! Every Saturday from 2-4PM through December, our in-store experts from each department will be on hand to answer your questions. Stop by each table and say hello - plus we will also be sampling items from our holiday menu.

Let us be a cook in your kitchen this holiday season! Every Saturday from 2-4PM through December, our in-store experts from each department will be on hand to answer your questions.

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, December 29th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned plate and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars for only $8.  So long as it's all vegetarian and the lid fits, it doesn't matter how heavy the container is!

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