August 2013

Thu
01
Vitamix demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Sales floor
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Vitamix demonstration
Thursday, August 1st
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sales floor

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix 7500 demonstration on the sales floor. Learn how this high-speed blender makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Watch as a representative makes whole fruit and vegetable juices, soups, even ice-cream. Join us for tasty recipe ideas and samples. For information, visit http://vitamix.com/

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
Vitamix demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Sales floor
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Vitamix demonstration
Friday, August 2nd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sales floor

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix 7500 demonstration on the sales floor. Learn how this high-speed blender makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Watch as a representative makes whole fruit and vegetable juices, soups, even ice-cream. Join us for tasty recipe ideas and samples. For information, visit http://vitamix.com/

Sat
03
Vitamix demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Sales floor
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Vitamix demonstration
Saturday, August 3rd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sales floor

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix 7500 demonstration on the sales floor. Learn how this high-speed blender makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Watch as a representative makes whole fruit and vegetable juices, soups, even ice-cream. Join us for tasty recipe ideas and samples. For information, visit http://vitamix.com/

Sat
03
Customer Appreciation Grill-Out
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store entry
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Customer Appreciation Grill-Out
Saturday, August 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store entry, Free

Stop by the grill at the store entrance and enjoy a treat on us! We’ll have hot dogs, sausages, grilled vegetables and more! Then, look for our root beer float station. We’ll make one just for you!

Sun
04
Vitamix demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Sales floor
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Vitamix demonstration
Sunday, August 4th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sales floor

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix 7500 demonstration on the sales floor. Learn how this high-speed blender makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Watch as a representative makes whole fruit and vegetable juices, soups, even ice-cream. Join us for tasty recipe ideas and samples. For information, visit http://vitamix.com/

Mon
05
Vitamix demonstration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Sales floor
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Vitamix demonstration
Monday, August 5th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sales floor

Whole Foods Market hosts a Vitamix 7500 demonstration on the sales floor. Learn how this high-speed blender makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Watch as a representative makes whole fruit and vegetable juices, soups, even ice-cream. Join us for tasty recipe ideas and samples. For information, visit http://vitamix.com/

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.

Fri
09
Tap Takeover: Original Gravity Brewing Company
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine and Berr Bar
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Tap Takeover: Original Gravity Brewing Company
Friday, August 9th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine and Berr Bar, price varies
Tue
13
Vegetarian Cooking 101 with VegMichigan: Back-to-School Vegan
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Vegetarian Cooking 101 with VegMichigan: Back-to-School Vegan
Tuesday, August 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 a variety of vegan recipes.  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.

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.

Sat
17
Back to School
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ sales floor
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Back to School
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
sales floor, free

Let us help you prepare for Back to School with kid-friendly, healthy samples in every department. Children are invited to pick up a “report card,” grade the samples, then use the filled-out card to enter to win a prize.

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
Tap Takeover: Short’s Brewing Company
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine and Beer Bar
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Tap Takeover: Short’s Brewing Company
Friday, August 23rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine and Beer Bar, varies
Sat
24
Pump up the party: Fun, flavorful dips even picky party-goers will love
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ sales floor
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Pump up the party: Fun, flavorful dips even picky party-goers will love
Saturday, August 24th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
sales floor, free

Fresh ingredients and fabulous flavor combinations are the secrets to Chef Isabella Nicoletti’s success. As the corporate chef of Weight Watchers Group, Chef Isabella will put her signature twist on an array of popular party dips designed to keep people coming back for more. She’ll also offer samples and tips meant to inspire the foodie in every one of us. Recipe take-aways available.

Tue
27
Roll Your Own Nori
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Roll Your Own Nori
Tuesday, August 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10

Master the basic wrapping technique that is essential to making nori rolls. Nori rolls, also called nori maki, are named for the edible seaweed wrapper that is used with seasoned rice and fillings. There will also be a demonstration of easy-to-make miso soup. This is a hands-on class. Seating is very limited due to space limitations. Please reserve your seat early by calling (734) 997-7500. A nori-roll mat is included in the admission fee.

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Sundaes on Sunday Customer Appreciation
Sunday, August 3rd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
By the front entrance in Produce, Free

We are saying thanks today by offering a free ice cream sundae from 1pm-4pm. Vegan options will be available.

We are saying thanks today by offering a free ice cream sundae from 1pm-4pm. Vegan options will be available.