November 2012

Thu
01
Vitamix Demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Vitamix Demonstration
Thursday, November 1st
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cranbrook, Free

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix demo on the sales floor. Vitamix is a high-powered blender that can make meal preparation healthy and easy http://vitamix.com/ Join for tasty recipe ideas and samples.

Thu
01
Rush Hour Relief: Holiday Top Ten Wine Tasting
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Wine Bar
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Rush Hour Relief: Holiday Top Ten Wine Tasting
Thursday, November 1st
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wine Bar, $17

Join us each Thursday evening as our experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers. Each week's tasting focuses on a different theme. NO RUSH HOU RON OCTOBER 11.

Fri
02
Vitamix Demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Vitamix Demonstration
Friday, November 2nd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cranbrook, Free

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix demo on the sales floor. Vitamix is a high-powered blender that can make meal preparation healthy and easy http://vitamix.com/ Join for tasty recipe ideas and samples.

Sat
03
Vitamix Demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Vitamix Demonstration
Saturday, November 3rd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cranbrook, Free

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix demo on the sales floor. Vitamix is a high-powered blender that can make meal preparation healthy and easy http://vitamix.com/ Join for tasty recipe ideas and samples.

Sun
04
Vitamix Demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Vitamix Demonstration
Sunday, November 4th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cranbrook, Free

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix demo on the sales floor. Vitamix is a high-powered blender that can make meal preparation healthy and easy http://vitamix.com/ Join for tasty recipe ideas and samples.

Mon
05
Vitamix Demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Vitamix Demonstration
Monday, November 5th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cranbrook, Free

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix demo on the sales floor. Vitamix is a high-powered blender that can make meal preparation healthy and easy http://vitamix.com/ Join for tasty recipe ideas and samples.

Wed
07
Grab & Give
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ at the cash register
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Grab & Give
Wednesday, November 7th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
at the cash register

Support Food Gatherers this holiday season by donating at any Whole Foods Market cash register. Food Gatherers is the food rescue and food bank program that serves Washtenaw County. Their mission is to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in our community. For information, visit foodgatherers.org

Thu
08
Rush Hour Relief: Port Tasting
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Wine Bar
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Rush Hour Relief: Port Tasting
Thursday, November 8th
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wine Bar, $17

Join us each Thursday evening as our experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers.

Thu
08
Seafood Appetizers and Platters for the Holidays
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Seafood Appetizers and Platters for the Holidays
Thursday, November 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Laura will share some holiday favorites! Recipes and samples are included. To register, call (734) 997-7500 or stop by the customer service desk. Space is limited. Please register early to guarantee your seat.

Sun
11
A Taste of Thanksgiving
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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A Taste of Thanksgiving
Sunday, November 11th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cranbrook

This afternoon we’ll be sampling our all-natural turkey along with a selection of side dishes available through our holiday prepared foods menu. Our Holiday Table team members will be on hand to assist shoppers both in placing holiday orders and offering menu suggestions.

Tue
13
Vegetarian Cooking 101 with VegMichigan: A Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Vegetarian Cooking 101 with VegMichigan: A Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner
Tuesday, November 13th
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5

VegMichigan is the state’s largest vegetarian organization, and we are thrilled to host them in our Lifestyle Center. This month, join Russ and Dana as they demonstrate vegan recipes for a complete Thanksgiving meal.  For information about VegMichigan, visit http://vegmichigan.org/index.html To register, call (734) 997-7500 or stop by the customer service desk. Space is limited. Please register early to guarantee your seat.

Wed
14
Slow Cooker Soups and Stews
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Slow Cooker Soups and Stews
Wednesday, November 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10

It’s called slow cooking, but standing by the stove isn’t necessary. These one-pot wonders cook unattended all day long, yet taste like you’ve put in a lot of work. We’ll share some of our favorite low cooker recipes and share tips and strategies the devising your own slow cooker meals. Recipes and samples are included. To register, call (734) 997-7500 or stop by the customer service desk. Space is limited. Please register early to guarantee your seat.

Thu
15
Rush Hour Relief: Beaujolais Nouveau and Wines for the Thanksgiving Table
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ wine bar
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Rush Hour Relief: Beaujolais Nouveau and Wines for the Thanksgiving Table
Thursday, November 15th
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
wine bar, $17

Join us each Thursday evening as our experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers.

Sun
18
A Taste of Thanksgiving
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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A Taste of Thanksgiving
Sunday, November 18th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cranbrook

This afternoon we’ll be sampling our all-natural turkey along with a selection of side dishes available through our holiday prepared foods menu. Our Holiday Table team members will be on hand to assist shoppers both in placing holiday orders and offering menu suggestions. Shoppers can enjoy live music from 3pm through 5pm from Dark Eyed Molly, a local duo bringing fresh arrangements and decades of performance experience to traditional music from both sides of the Atlantic.

Thu
29
Rush Hour Relief: Sparkling Wines
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ wine bar
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Rush Hour Relief: Sparkling Wines
Thursday, November 29th
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
wine bar, $17

Join us each Thursday evening as our experts lead an exploration of wine, cheese and appetizers.

Fri
30
Health Start Here Holiday Recipe Corner and Store Tour
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Cranbrook
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Health Start Here Holiday Recipe Corner and Store Tour
Friday, November 30th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cranbrook

Are you looking for healthy eating tips for the holidays? Join Susan and learn about Whole Foods Market’s Health Starts Here program and our 12- Tips for Holiday Health.  We’ll begin in the Lifestyle Center with a brief cooking demonstration. Nutty Red Pepper and Basil Dip is a perfect holiday entertaining choice; and Chocolate Almond Smoothie is a healthy indulgence. Next, Susan will lead a tour of the store sharing great tips for shopping on a budget while maintaining a healthy diet.

Fri
30
Michigan Beer Tasting: New Holland Brewing Company
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine and Beer Bar
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Michigan Beer Tasting: New Holland Brewing Company
Friday, November 30th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine and Beer Bar, Varies

A representative from the brewery will be on hand to answer your questions.

Events At Nearby Stores

Cherry Fest Event
Saturday, July 12th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sales Floor, Free

 

Saturday, July 12

Cherry Fest Event,

1p-4p, Free

 

Join us celebrating this season’s cherries! We will be highlighting tasty products, recipes, of course, fresh local cherries today at Cherry Fest. (Local cherries should be in, but it is all up to Momma Nature!)

 

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1p-4p, Free

 

Join us celebrating this season’s cherries! We will be highlighting tasty products, recipes, of course, fresh local cherries today at Cherry Fest. (Local cherries should be in, but it is all up to Momma Nature!)

 

 

Saturday, July 12

Cherry Fest Event,

1p-4p, Free

 

The Townie Street Party
Monday, July 14th
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Ingalls Mall, Washington Street between Thayer and Fletcher, Downtown Ann Arbor, Free

Come visit our booth and become part of the” Local Veggie Family” with a special photo set! The Townie Street Party, now in its 10th year, is a kick-off to Art Fair week in Ann Arbor and a fundraising event for the educational and community outreach activities of the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair – the Original, a 501(3) non-profit arts organization.  Taking place on Monday, July, 14th from 5:00 – 9:30 p.m., the Townie Party celebrates all things local and is our way of thanking Ann Arbor residents for so graciously hosting the Ann Arbor Art Fair each year.  The Townie Party offers a fun-filled evening for the whole family where visitors can enjoy terrific music by some of the area’s most well-known bands; grab a bite of Townie grub; enjoy a brew at the Townie Pub; or take a stroll through the Kids’ Art Fair, presented by Toyota, which showcases the work of young artists in grades 3 - 8.  Community Central features cool things to do in Washtenaw County and the ArtZone offers a chance to explore your artistic side.  The Party takes place on East Washington Street between Thayer and Fletcher and on Ingalls Mall. http://artfair.org/main/main.jsp?id=64

 

Come visit our booth and become part of the” Local Veggie Family” with a special photo set!

Cheese Night: Farmstead Cheese Makers
Tuesday, July 15th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
On the Mezzanine, Free

Tonight Michael ,our expert “Cheese Wizard” , will take you on an entertaining journey through the land of Farmstead Cheeses. Farmstead means that the milk used in the cheese is from a herd raised by the cheese maker. Come in and join in the fun discussion, tasting and   Beer and Wine will be available to purchase for  your added enjoyment.

 

Tonight Michael ,our expert “Cheese Wizard” , will take you on an entertaining journey through the land of Farmstead Cheeses.