March 2014

Sat
01
Whole Planet Foundation (WPF) Prosperity Campaign
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Whole Planet Foundation (WPF) Prosperity Campaign
Saturday, March 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
WFM Friendship Heights, donation

We’ve kicked off our 2014 Prosperity Campaign with a goal of raising $35K to fund poverty alleviation projects across the globe. Currently, WPF is funding microlending programs through microfinance partners in 59 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the US, supporting more than 1.95 million people with a chance for a better life. By donating at the registers and at our classes, buying vendor alliance (including Cava Mezza dips) and Whole Trade products, and shopping on our 5% Day on 3/5 you are helping to invest in a future without poverty! Questions? Ask a Team Member. 

Sat
01
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Saturday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Tue
04
Happy Mardi Gras!
12:00 AM @ WFM Bakery
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Happy Mardi Gras!
Tuesday, March 4th
12:00 AM
WFM Bakery , $17.99/cake

Laissez les bons temps rouler with a King Cake from our Bakery, stop by for a sample and don’t go to your Fat Tuesday party without one! 

Wed
05
5% Day for Whole Planet Foundation at Friendship Heights
12:00 AM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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5% Day for Whole Planet Foundation at Friendship Heights
Wednesday, March 5th
12:00 AM
WFM Friendship Heights

When you shop with us on 3/5 you invest in a future without poverty. 5% of our daily net sales this day will go to Whole Planet Foundation’s mission  of poverty alleviation through microcredit in communities around the world that supply Whole Foods Market stores with products. Please join us! 

Wed
05
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Wednesday, March 5th
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Wed
05
WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, March 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $13.99

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!

Thu
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
06
Green into Spring with Sally
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Green into Spring with Sally
Thursday, March 6th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

Spring's just around the corner and it's time to think about warmer days and lighter meals.  Learn how to incorporate the benefits of eating seasonally with Spring foods by attending this class with Sally Lukash, our store's Healthy Eating Specialist. The tour is FREE, prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Sat
08
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Sat
08
The Mightiest Cheese - Parm Crack!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ WFM Specialty
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The Mightiest Cheese - Parm Crack!
Saturday, March 8th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
WFM Specialty , FREE

Join us for our annual Parm Crack of Parmigiano Reggiano – the mightiest of cheese! We will have parm inspired dishes with the ceremonial crack at 3pm. Tasting is free, no prior registration is required.

Sun
09
Good Food From Around Here
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Good Food From Around Here
Sunday, March 9th
2:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Wed
12
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Wednesday, March 12th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Wed
12
WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, March 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $13.99

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Sat
15
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Saturday, March 15th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Mon
17
Happy St. Patrick's Day!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Monday, March 17th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with homemade corned beef and cabbage from our Food Truck, starting at noon while supplies last! 

Mon
17
Healthy Eating Tour with Sally
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Healthy Eating Tour with Sally
Monday, March 17th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, FREE

At Whole Foods Market, we’re passionate about supporting the health of our customers and meeting you where you are on your journey to wellness. Healthy eating education is part of our Core Values.  Join Sally Lukash, our store’s Healthy Eating Specialist, as she tours the store and helps you maximize your Whole Foods Market experience.  The tour is FREE, prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Tue
18
Whole Grains with Sally
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Whole Grains with Sally
Tuesday, March 18th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

Are you curious about grains, but find them intimidating? Come to this class and learn how whole grains offer a more flavorful, fuller nutrition profile than their refined counterparts. Grains that will be discussed are: Amaranth, Buckwheat, Millet and Quinoa. Recipes and samples will be provided. Class is Free, sign up at the Customer Service Desk or call 301-657-1520.

Wed
19
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Wednesday, March 19th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Wed
19
Half Pint Kids Club: Cherry Blossoms
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Half Pint Kids Club: Cherry Blossoms
Wednesday, March 19th
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

It’s time to celebrate Washington DC’s beloved blossom! Using popcorn and paint, we’ll create a gorgeous view on paper. We’ll even try some vegetable sushi as a snack today.  This class is perfect for kids 2 and up. Class is free. Prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Wed
19
WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, March 19th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $13.99

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!

Wed
19
Simply Indian Cooking with Rupen Rao
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Simply Indian Cooking with Rupen Rao
Wednesday, March 19th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

Green into Spring with Simply Indian Cooking with Rupen Rao. Rupen will demonstrate how to make three recipes: Warm Cabbage Salad; Green Peppers with Chickpea Flour; and Coconut Clam Curry. This class is FREE, prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Saturday, March 22nd
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Wed
26
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Wednesday, March 26th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Wed
26
WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, March 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $13.99

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!

Wed
26
Spring Cleansing with Linda Petursdottir
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cyprus Room
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Spring Cleansing with Linda Petursdottir
Wednesday, March 26th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cyprus Room, FREE

Could your eating habits use a little spring cleaning? Perhaps an infusion of cleansing foods to undo the winter indulgences and set the stage for a healthy spring and summer months ahead? Join Linda Petursdottir, Nutrition and Wellness Coach, for a demonstration cooking class as she will share with you a few of her favorite delicious cleansing spring foods and recipes that could become your nutritional backbone during the upcoming season.  You will leave with a handful of recipes, tips for embarking on a spring detox and an inspiration to spring into wellness. The class is FREE, prior registration is required at Customer Service or call 301-657-1520.

Thu
27
Filipino Night!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Filipino Night!
Thursday, March 27th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $10/plate for Whole Planet Foundation

In place of Tasty Thursday this week, we are featuring traditional Filipino cuisine made by our very own Filipino Team Members. For $10 a plate, you can enjoy an entrée with two sides. $10/plate all proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation, no prior registration required. 

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
29
Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ WFM Friendship Heights
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Bernie's Famous Egg Rolls!
Saturday, March 29th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WFM Friendship Heights, $1/egg roll

Bernie is back with her family recipe for egg rolls and fried rice. She’ll be cooking in our kitchen and selling her famous treats twice a week. $1 per egg roll, $6 for 3 egg rolls and 2 scoops of fried rice, $6 for rice bowl with chicken/beef/shrimp. All proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Half Pint Kids Club: Make Your Own Apple Pie Playdough
Thursday, August 21st
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Today we're cooking! Join us as we make our own seasonal playdough that smells like a freshly baked apple pie! This class is best for kids 2 - 5. Snacks will be provided.Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Today we're cooking! Join us as we make our own seasonal playdough that smells like a freshly baked apple pie! This class is best for kids 2 - 5.

Kids Corner - August Get Together
Thursday, August 21st
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meet in the cafe @WFMTysons, FREE

Kids Corner is held the third Thursday of every month from 10AM - 11AM. Ms Celia leads a craft project and livens up the room with a sing-along and a few good stories.

Healthy snack, tape and glue sticks provided to those under 4 feet. Coffee or tea available for the chaperones.

Free event. Register at Customer Service 703-448-1600.

Kids Corner is held the third Thursday of every month from 10AM - 11AM. Ms Celia leads a craft project and livens up the room with a sing-along and a few good stories.

Outdoor Market
Thursday, August 21st
3:00 PM - 7:00 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

Toigo Orchards
A Thyme To Plant
Pineland Farms
War Shore Oyster Co.
Capital Kombucha
2 Armadillos Chickpea Snacks
Firefly Farms
Sweet Lobby Macaroons

 

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