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.

Fri
02
All Things Corn!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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All Things Corn!
Friday, August 2nd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, FREE!

We’re celebrating the harvest season with our “All Things Corn” event. Join us for a corn salad bar, demos, recipes, and more. 11am-2pm.

Fri
02
Eat Fresh with Beth
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ The Healthy Eating Desk
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Eat Fresh with Beth
Friday, August 2nd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Healthy Eating Desk, FREE!

Health starts here Fridays at lunchtime! Join Beth, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a healthy dish to sample, along with recipes, information, and tips on eating right! This Friday Beth will be sampling a delicious roasted corn salad to celebrate our Corn Fest this August!

Sat
03
Kids Can Cook Too!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Cafe
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Kids Can Cook Too!
Saturday, August 3rd
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Cafe, FREE!

We invite kids to join us on a FUN adventure as we explore GREAT food and GOOD nutrition.  Join us on Saturdays for food and fun! This Saturday we'll make Watermelon and Cherry Tomato Salad.  Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Sat
03
One Stop Drop E-Cycle Event
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Rookwood Parking Lot
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One Stop Drop E-Cycle Event
Saturday, August 3rd
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Rookwood Parking Lot, FREE!

What to do with your unrecyclable electronics? Bring old, broken, and unusable e-waste to our parking lot this Saturday and we’ll make sure it gets recycled properly. Visit www.keepcincinnatibeautiful.com or call 513-352-4385 for a more information. Private residences only, e-waste will not be accepted before 10am or after 2pm. Please read below for a list of acceptable items:

 

The One Stop Drop is for residents only. Please do not bring materials from businesses, churches, schools, and other organizations. Only the items listed below will be collected.

 

Computers and Other Electronics: 

(All hard drives will be erased and shredded during processing. For specific questions regarding the following list of acceptable electronics, please contact 2TRG at 513-761-5333.)

  • AC/DC adapters
  • Audio equipment
  • Cables/ wires/ cords
  • Circuit boards
  • Computer components (including keyboard, mouse, fan, speakers, various board memory, cabling, processor, housing, media)
  • Computer fans
  • Computers (including all-in-one, desktop, laptops, main frames, and tablets)
  • Contained powder toner (in cartridges/drums only)
  • Copiers
  • Digital memory cards
  • Docking stations
  • Electric motors
  • Electronic game devices
  • Fax machines
  • GPS units
  • Hard drives
  • Keyboards
  • Laptops and accessories
  • Media (such as tapes or disks)
  • Mice
  • Modems
  • Monitors (CRT and LCD)
  • MP3 players
  • Networking equipment
  • Optical drives
  • PC cards (such as finger boards)
  • PDAs
  • Power supplies
  • Power tools
  • Printers (including desktop and laser)
  • Processor chips
  • Projectors
  • Ram/ memory
  • Routers/ hubs
  • Satellite receivers
  • Scanners
  • Security/ surveillance equipment
  • Servers
  • Shredders (document)
  • Slot processors
  • Speakers (plastic only)
  • Surge protectors
  • Telephones (e.g. landline, complete system)
  • TV cable boxes
  • TVs
  • Video equipment

 

Non-Curbside Plastics:

  • Single-use plastic grocery bags
    • NOT ACCEPTABLE: bread bags, salad bags, zip lock bags, chip bags, or newspaper bags
  • Number 5 plastics such as:
    • Butter tubs
    • Yogurt containers
    • Sour cream containers
    • Take out containers
    • Food containers
    • Only plastics labeled with the number 5 will be accepted 
    • Gently Used Packing Material:
      • Bubble wrap
      • “Air pillows”
      • Packing peanuts
        • NOT ACCEPTABLE: Styrofoam, plastic wrap, anything in a hard form or bad condition
      • Used Pens and Markers:
        • Pens (any brand)
        • Highlighters (any brand)
        • Markers (any brand)
        • Permanent markers (any brand)
        • Mechanical pencils (any brand)
          • NOT ACCEPTABLE: regular colored or lead pencils
        • Caps
      • Cell Phones:

        • Cell phones
        • Accessories such as chargers, car chargers, cases, etc.

 

Sat
03
Sample Our Savings
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Sample Our Savings
Saturday, August 3rd
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE!

Every other Saturday teams store-wide will sample great items that are featured in the Whole Deal. Try something new and save some money too!

Sun
04
The Edible Ohio Green Market
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Ault Park
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The Edible Ohio Green Market
Sunday, August 4th
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Ault Park, FREE!

Join Edible Ohio, Whole Foods Market, and over 60 local vendors for a great afternoon of shopping local in beautiful Ault Park. Visit us at the Whole Foods booths for sample, recipes, coupons, kids activites and more.

Tue
06
The Seasonal Sizzle
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ The Cafe
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The Seasonal Sizzle
Tuesday, August 6th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Cafe, $5

Tuesdays are tasty around the Seasonal Sizzle! Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm we create a one-time food venue at a fantastic $5 price. From Baked Potato Bar to Grilled Cheese, Stir-Fry to Pasta Bar, stop in Tuesdays for a unique lunchtime treat.” This month Customer Service takes the reigns and will serve four delicious lunches.

 

Today's Seasonal Sizzle is a Build Your Own Rice Bowl. Ingredients choices include brown rice, chicken, onions, peppers, black beans, corn, pico de gallo and shredded cheese.

Wed
07
Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
Wednesday, August 7th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE with Adult purchase

Kids Eat FREE from 4pm-8pm!

Join us Wednesday nights from 4pm-8pm when kids 12 and under EAT FREE!  For the month of August, we’ll be dishing up a macaroni and cheese bar with all the fixings.  Dine-in only, child(ren) must be accompanied by adult, at least one pound of food must be purchased from the hot bar for child(ren) to eat FREE.  (no substitutions)

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.

Sat
10
Kids Can Cook Too!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Cafe
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Kids Can Cook Too!
Saturday, August 10th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Cafe, FREE!

We invite kids to join us on a FUN adventure as we explore GREAT food and GOOD nutrition.  Join us on Saturdays for food and fun! This Saturday we'll have a Make Your Own Trail Mix Bar.  Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Tue
13
The Seasonal Sizzle
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ The Cafe
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The Seasonal Sizzle
Tuesday, August 13th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Cafe, $5

Tuesdays are tasty around the Seasonal Sizzle! Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm we create a one-time food venue at a fantastic $5 price. From Baked Potato Bar to Grilled Cheese, Stir-Fry to Pasta Bar, stop in Tuesdays for a unique lunchtime treat.” This month Customer Service takes the reigns and will serve four delicious lunches.

 

This Tuesday's Seasonal Sizzle is a Mac-n-Cheese Bar. Your choice of ingredients like buffalo chicken, spinach, bacon, green onion, and blue cheese.

Wed
14
Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
Wednesday, August 14th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE with Adult purchase

Kids Eat FREE from 4pm-8pm!

Join us Wednesday nights from 4pm-8pm when kids 12 and under EAT FREE!  For the month of August, we’ll be dishing up a macaroni and cheese bar with all the fixings.  Dine-in only, child(ren) must be accompanied by adult, at least one pound of food must be purchased from the hot bar for child(ren) to eat FREE.  (no substitutions)

Wed
14
Cooking with Beth: Mighty Bowls of Goodness
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Cooking with Beth: Mighty Bowls of Goodness
Wednesday, August 14th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE!

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist as we create layers of flavor and nutrition in these yummy and satisfying bowls. Learn the basics so you can make them at home where the delicious possibilities are endless. Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

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.

Fri
16
Eat Fresh with Beth
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ The Healthy Eating Desk
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Eat Fresh with Beth
Friday, August 16th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Healthy Eating Desk, FREE!

Health starts here Fridays at lunchtime! Join Beth, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a healthy dish to sample, along with recipes, information, and tips on eating right! This Friday Beth will make delicious Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes.

Sat
17
Kids Can Cook Too!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Cafe
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Kids Can Cook Too!
Saturday, August 17th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Cafe, FREE!

We invite kids to join us on a FUN adventure as we explore GREAT food and GOOD nutrition.  Join us on Saturdays for food and fun! This Saturday we'll make Veggie Wraps and talk about Healthy Snacks for Back to School!  Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Sat
17
Sample Our Savings
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Sample Our Savings
Saturday, August 17th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Every other Saturday teams store-wide will sample great items that are featured in the Whole Deal. Try something new and save some money too!

Mon
19
The Power-Packed Lunch Tour
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Store-wide
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The Power-Packed Lunch Tour
Monday, August 19th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Store-wide, FREE!

This tour will focus on nutrient dense, kid friendly foods. We will discuss lunch options to keep the little ones going strong throughout their school day and beyond. Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Tue
20
The Seasonal Sizzle
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ The Cafe
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The Seasonal Sizzle
Tuesday, August 20th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Cafe, $5

Tuesdays are tasty around the Seasonal Sizzle! Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm we create a one-time food venue at a fantastic $5 price. From Baked Potato Bar to Grilled Cheese, Stir-Fry to Pasta Bar, stop in Tuesdays for a unique lunchtime treat.” This month Customer Service takes the reigns and will serve four delicious lunches.

 

This Tuesday's Seasonal Sizzle is a Fried Rice Station. Your choice of ingredients like chicken, tofu, green onions, snow peas, bean sprouts, soy sauce, and sriracha.

Wed
21
Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
Wednesday, August 21st
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE with Adult purchase

Kids Eat FREE from 4pm-8pm!

Join us Wednesday nights from 4pm-8pm when kids 12 and under EAT FREE!  For the month of August, we’ll be dishing up a macaroni and cheese bar with all the fixings.  Dine-in only, child(ren) must be accompanied by adult, at least one pound of food must be purchased from the hot bar for child(ren) to eat FREE.  (no substitutions)

Thu
22
Food Fight!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The Healty Eating Desk
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Food Fight!
Thursday, August 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Healty Eating Desk, FREE!

 

It’s a competition of culinary wit and wisdom as we invite three team members into the ring and let them duke it out for the best dish. What’s the catch? They don’t find out their secret ingredients until it’s time to cook! Come watch the fun! 5p-6p: Cook it up! 6p-7p: Duke it out!

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.

Fri
23
Eat Fresh with Beth
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ The Healthy Eating Desk
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Eat Fresh with Beth
Friday, August 23rd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Healthy Eating Desk, FREE!

Health starts here Fridays at lunchtime! Join Beth, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a healthy dish to sample, along with recipes, information, and tips on eating right! This Friday Beth will prepare Squashy 'Sketti for those little ones who don't like veggies, but LOVE pasta.

Sat
24
Kids Can Cook Too!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Cafe
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Kids Can Cook Too!
Saturday, August 24th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Cafe, FREE!

We invite kids to join us on a FUN adventure as we explore GREAT food and GOOD nutrition.  Join us on Saturdays for food and fun! This Saturday we'll make Italian Antipasto Salad!  Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Sat
24
Better Yummies for Little Tummies
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Better Yummies for Little Tummies
Saturday, August 24th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE!

 

These snacks are so fun and tasty your children will never guess just how good they are for them. Join Beth in our café as she makes food fun for kids and adults alike! Registration is not required for this event.

Tue
27
The Seasonal Sizzle
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ The Cafe
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The Seasonal Sizzle
Tuesday, August 27th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Cafe, $5

Tuesdays are tasty around the Seasonal Sizzle! Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm we create a one-time food venue at a fantastic $5 price. From Baked Potato Bar to Grilled Cheese, Stir-Fry to Pasta Bar, stop in Tuesdays for a unique lunchtime treat.” This month Customer Service takes the reigns and will serve four delicious lunches.

 

This Tuesday's Seasonal Sizzle meal is a pulled barbecue chicken sandwich and deli-style cole slaw.

Tue
27
Gluten-Free Store Tour
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Gluten-Free Store Tour
Tuesday, August 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Come along for an informational and fun store tour while sampling Wheat/Gluten Free foods from our departments.  Whether you have Celiac Disease, a wheat sensitivity, or are just trying to avoid wheat & gluten, we’ll have delicious foods for you to sample.  The tour meets at the Customer Service desk. Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Wed
28
Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Kids Eat Free Wednesdays!
Wednesday, August 28th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE with Adult purchase

Kids Eat FREE from 4pm-8pm!

Join us Wednesday nights from 4pm-8pm when kids 12 and under EAT FREE!  For the month of August, we’ll be dishing up a macaroni and cheese bar with all the fixings.  Dine-in only, child(ren) must be accompanied by adult, at least one pound of food must be purchased from the hot bar for child(ren) to eat FREE.  (no substitutions)

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.

Thu
29
Cooking with Beth: One Meal Multiplied
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Cafe
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Cooking with Beth: One Meal Multiplied
Thursday, August 29th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cafe, FREE!

Tonight we are going to take one main dish and transform it into four flavor packed meals. Join Beth as she magically takes a simple roasted chicken and creates multiple meals you and your family will love. Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Fri
30
Eat Fresh with Beth
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ The Healthy Eating Desk
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Eat Fresh with Beth
Friday, August 30th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Healthy Eating Desk, FREE!

Health starts here Fridays at lunchtime! Join Beth, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a healthy dish to sample, along with recipes, information, and tips on eating right! This Friday Beth will prepare  Chicka Boom Burritos.

Sat
31
Kids Can Cook Too!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Cafe
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Kids Can Cook Too!
Saturday, August 31st
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Cafe, FREE!

We invite kids to join us on a FUN adventure as we explore GREAT food and GOOD nutrition.  Join us on Saturdays for food and fun! This Saturday we'll have Fun with Apples!  Please register by calling 513.981.0794 or email cinregistration@wholefoods.com

Sat
31
Sample Our Savings
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Sample Our Savings
Saturday, August 31st
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Every other Saturday teams store-wide will sample great items that are featured in the Whole Deal. Try something new and save some money too!

Events At Nearby Stores

Health Starts Here Steam-Fry Pop-Up Lunch Bar
Thursday, August 21st
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Mason, $5

Visit Chrissy, Healthy Eating Specialist, near the salad bar every Thursday from

11:30 pm until 1:30 pm  for a steam-fry lunch bar.  Load up a plate of your favorite veggies and have them steam-fried with house-made sauce and served over brown rice.  

Visit Chrissy, Healthy Eating Specialist, near the salad bar every Thursday from

Throw Down Thursdays Street Food
Thursday, August 21st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Mason, varies

Join us every Thursday between 6 and 8 pm for Throw Down Thursdays!  This street food celebration will feature different pop-up venues each week to satisfy your taste buds!  Stop in with your family or after work with a friend to grab a bite to eat!  

Join us every Thursday between 6 and 8 pm for Throw Down Thursdays!  This street food celebration will feature different pop-up venues each week to satisfy your taste buds!

UnCorked Wine Tasting
Friday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Mason, $5

Join us every Friday as our teams astonish you! 5 Delicious dishes plus dessert, paired with 5 fabulous wines all for $5.00! Buy your all-access punch card and start sampling! Cost includes wine, food tasting and a Whole Foods Market wine glass. Bring your glass back to the next tasting for $1 off your punch card.

Join us every Friday as our teams astonish you! 5 Delicious dishes plus dessert, paired with 5 fabulous wines all for $5.00! Buy your all-access punch card and start sampling!