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
Friday Yoga Class
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ John's Creek
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Friday Yoga Class
Friday, August 2nd
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Sun
04
Ask a Master Gardener
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Johns Creek
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Ask a Master Gardener
Sunday, August 4th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Johns Creek, Free

 A Master Gardener from Gwinnett County will be the first Sunday of every month from 1-4pm to answer all your gardening questions! 

 

Tue
06
Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ John's Creek
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Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
Tuesday, August 6th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
John's Creek, $9.99 Each, Save $2!

When our freshly baked brick oven pizza's are only $9.99 from 5pm to 8pm every Tuesday, there's no reason why Tuesday nights shouldn't be Pizza night!

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
Friday Yoga Class
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ John's Creek
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Friday Yoga Class
Friday, August 9th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Tue
13
Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ John's Creek
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Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
Tuesday, August 13th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
John's Creek, $9.99 Each, Save $2!

When our freshly baked brick oven pizza's are only $9.99 from 5pm to 8pm every Tuesday, there's no reason why Tuesday nights shouldn't be Pizza night!

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
Friday Yoga Class
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ John's Creek
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Friday Yoga Class
Friday, August 16th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Tue
20
Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ John's Creek
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Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
Tuesday, August 20th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
John's Creek, $9.99 Each, Save $2!

When our freshly baked brick oven pizza's are only $9.99 from 5pm to 8pm every Tuesday, there's no reason why Tuesday nights shouldn't be Pizza night!

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
Friday Yoga Class
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ John's Creek
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Friday Yoga Class
Friday, August 23rd
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Tue
27
Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ John's Creek
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Pizza Happy Hour ($9.99 each!)
Tuesday, August 27th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
John's Creek, $9.99 Each, Save $2!

When our freshly baked brick oven pizza's are only $9.99 from 5pm to 8pm every Tuesday, there's no reason why Tuesday nights shouldn't be Pizza night!

Thu
29
Wednesday Yoga
8:15 AM - 9:30 AM @ Community Room
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Wednesday Yoga
Thursday, August 29th
8:15 AM - 9:30 AM
Community Room, $7 drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope Knosher. Class is every Wednesday from 8:15 am to 9:30am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Thu
29
Motivational Movie Makeover!
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Community Room
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Motivational Movie Makeover!
Thursday, August 29th
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Community Room , Free!

Get inspired with a different motivational food documentary each month and get healthy shopping tips and deals from our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amber! 

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
Tiny Victories 28 Day Challenge!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Community Room
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Tiny Victories 28 Day Challenge!
Thursday, August 29th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Community Room , Free!

Join us for this Family Friendly 28 Day Challenge where you are encouraged to celebrate the Tiny Victories when trying to feed your family healthy meals!  Kids are welcome, activities and food will be provided.  Meet ups will be held on Sept 10th, 17th, 24th, and October 1st.  Email amber.schnizler@wholefoods.com for more information! 

Fri
30
Friday Yoga Class
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ John's Creek
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Friday Yoga Class
Friday, August 30th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Yoga Class
Thursday, October 2nd
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Community Room, $5 Donation

Join us every Thursday for a 75 min Hatha yoga practice, followed by an optional 15 min. department spotlight and Health Starts Here tasting. Hatha yoga improves flexibility and balance, strengthens, tones and builds muscles, corrects posture and relieves tension and stress to rejuvenate your spirit. All levels are welcome and variations will always be given.

 

Pamela Chanin, our Demo Specialist here at Whole Foods Market Merchant’s Walk, will be teaching this class. She has been a certified yoga instructor since 2009.

 

Arrive early to claim your spot. Space is limited to 12 participants. Bring your own yoga mat (block and strap optional), and wear comfortable stretchy clothing. Barefoot is best. Must be 18 yrs old to participate.

 

Cost: $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Join us every Thursday for a 75 min Hatha yoga practice, followed by an optional 15 min. department spotlight and Health Starts Here tasting.

Raw Diet Challenge Information Meeting
Thursday, October 2nd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

Ever wanted to try a raw or almost raw diet?  Now’s your chance!  We are challenging you to try all raw or mostly raw for 28 days (October 4- 31).  We will learn about raw foods and the benefits of including more raw fruits and vegetables into the diet.  Recipes and meal ideas (for 100% raw or Mostly Raw challenge options) will be included.  The challenge starts Saturday, October 4.  Signup by emailing trulie.myers@wholefoods.com or at Customer Service.

Ever wanted to try a raw or almost raw diet?  Now’s your chance!  We are challenging you to try all raw or mostly raw for 28 days (October 4- 31).

Trivia
Thursday, October 2nd
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cafe,

Join us for trivia with Outspoken Entertainment, each Thursday in our Cafe!  We’ll have prizes, draft beer specials, and delicious food available in our Prepared Foods Department.

Join us for trivia with Outspoken Entertainment, each Thursday in our Cafe!  We’ll have prizes, draft beer specials, and delicious food available in our Prepared Foods Department.