June 2013

Mon
03
Healthy Living Day
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Healthy Living Day
Monday, June 3rd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE!

Promote the health of our stakeholders through healthy eating education—that’s our latest core value at Whole Foods Market. And on June 11th, we’re celebrating it! Come by the store and enjoy deliciously healthy samples and new dishes throughout the day! Or if you’d like, register for the FREE Summer Classics Lightened Up Class taught by Healthy Eating Specialist, Kelly. (Email her at Kelly.dupuis@wholefoods.com) And the first 50 people who mention the Healthy Living Core Value at the demo cart near sushi gets a free gift bag!

Wed
05
We Love Local Storewide Tasting
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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We Love Local Storewide Tasting
Wednesday, June 5th
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

Join us as we celebrate peak Local season throughout the store! Our teams will be using their favorite ingredients from around here to prepare dishes that will kick start your summer.

Thu
06
Lighten Up Springtime Favorites Class
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Lighten Up Springtime Favorites Class
Thursday, June 6th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE!

Warm weather brings new cravings for tasty, healthy dishes! Join this class and get some new recipes under your belt.

Stop by the Healthy Eating Desk (located to the left of the escaltors) to visit with Kelly, our in-store Healthy Eating Specialist. Class is open to the public. Please RSVP to Kelly.Dupuis@wholefoods.com

 

Tue
11
Healthy Living Day
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Healthy Living Day
Tuesday, June 11th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE!

Promote the health of our stakeholders through healthy eating education—that’s our latest core value at Whole Foods Market. And on June 11th, we’re celebrating it! Come by the store and enjoy deliciously healthy samples and new dishes throughout the day! Or if you’d like, register for the FREE Summer Classics Lightened Up Class taught by Healthy Eating Specialist, Kelly. (Email her at Kelly.dupuis@wholefoods.com) And the first 50 people who mention the Healthy Living Core Value at the demo cart near sushi gets a free gift bag!

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
13
On Tap Bar Trivia
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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On Tap Bar Trivia
Thursday, June 13th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

Join us in On Tap (located next to the Cheese department and elevators) for some pub trivia and enjoy complimentary popcorn and munchies. Teams can range from 2-10 people and will receive an On Tap prize package at the end of 4 rounds.

Fri
14
All About Dad: Father's Day Tasting
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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All About Dad: Father's Day Tasting
Friday, June 14th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

Time to show Dad some love! From juicy beef burgers to shrimp skewers and potato salad, join us as we sample dishes we know dad will enjoy this Father’s Day throughout the store. Enter to win our Dad’s Digs basket loaded with goodies for papa to use all summer long.

Fri
14
Healthy Eating Father's Day Tasting
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Healthy Eating Father's Day Tasting
Friday, June 14th
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE!

Dad’s Day is almost here and what better way to celebrate him through healthy DELICIOUS dishes he’ll love! Find Kelly on the store floor to get a sample and a recipe.

Tue
18
Healthy Eating the Beautiful Bean Class
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Healthy Eating the Beautiful Bean Class
Tuesday, June 18th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

Beans are magically delicious and one of the healthiest ways to bulk up any dish with protein and fiber. Come to the Healthy Eating Desk (located to the left of the esclator) to participate in this class to discover some bean-riffic ways to prepare em. Please RSVP to Kelly at Kelly.Dupuis@wholefoods.com

Wed
19
On Tap Bar Bingo
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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On Tap Bar Bingo
Wednesday, June 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

It’s time for some old fashion BINGO at On Tap. Enjoy our Happy Hour specials and pub grub munchies while testing your luck with Bingo. Winners will receive an On Tap prize package.

Fri
21
Beat the Heat: Summer Kick Off Party
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Beat the Heat: Summer Kick Off Party
Friday, June 21st
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE!

Think watermelon slices, lemonade spritzers and catching fireflies as we officially kick-start summer. Sample some of our summer no-cook favorites and take home recipes to keep your family cool in the sizzling summer.

Tue
25
Healthy Eating Taco Temptation Class
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle
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Healthy Eating Taco Temptation Class
Tuesday, June 25th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle, FREE

It’s taco time! Join us at the Healthy Eating Desk (located to the left of the esclators) to experience Kelly's class to get a taste of tacos that take their cue from all sorts of cultural cuisines. It’s about tasty taco fusion! Please RSVP to Kelly at Kelly.Dupuis@wholefoods.com

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Foods From the Red Hook Ballfields
Tuesday, July 29th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $50

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

On warm-weather weekends, Brooklyn’s Red Hook ball fields are teeming with crowds who come to watch neighborhood soccer games while noshing on some of the city’s best street food. Visit these vendors and you’ll be pleasantly surprised with authentic regional dishes from Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central America—all made fresh to order from colorful food trucks or makeshift stalls. In tonight’s class, you’ll taste a few examples of what’s cooking in Red Hook this summer, and learn how to recreate the standout dishes you’ll find at the ball fields.

On the Menu: Salvadorean Cheese & Chorizo Pupusas with Pickled Cabbage Slaw; Puebla-Style Huaraches with Chile-Rubbed Chicken; Spicy Shrimp Ceviche; Mango Flower on a Stick.

Instructor: Wai Chu, Culinary Center Educator

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Creative Kitchen Kids Cooking Class
Wednesday, July 30th
11:00 AM
Kids Corner of our Second Floor Cafe,

Join Cricket Azima and the Creative Kitchen team in our cafe as they teach age-appropriate recipes that focus on kid-friendly themes that are perfect for a mid-day snack! Little hands are kept busy creating healthful snacks using fresh, wholesome ingredients while also practicing other age-appropriate developmental skills. Little chefs eat their creations and leave with a happy belly! 

To learn more about the Creative Kitchen team and register for a class, please visit www.thecreativekitchen.com

Join Cricket Azima and the Creative Kitchen team in our cafe as they teach age-appropriate recipes that focus on kid-friendly themes that are perfect for a mid-day snack!

The Modern Greek Kitchen
Wednesday, July 30th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $50

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Traditional Greek cooking is often light, simple, and resplendent with seasonal ingredients—the perfect cuisine to enjoy during warmer summer months. In this class, we blend a bit of the old and new: we’ll turn out traditional dishes with healthier, inventive twists, and celebrate the flavors of today’s authentic Greek cuisine.

On the Menu: Classic Greek Salad; Chicken with Feta, Olives, and Fresh Oregano; Black-Pepper-Crusted Tuna with Cucumbers and Herb Salad; Tzatziki with Fennel, Roasted Beets, and Feta.

Instructor: Carl Raymond, Private Chef and Cooking Instructor

www.chefcarlnyc.com

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER