April 2014

Tue
01
Cheese Night: Raw Milk Cheeses
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Dept
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Cheese Night: Raw Milk Cheeses
Tuesday, April 1st
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Dept, Free

Parmigiano Reggiano. Manchego. Le Gruyere Reserve. Did you know these are raw milk cheeses? Learn about and sample a selection of raw milk cheeses with Andrew, our cheese expert. Free. 

Thu
03
Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
Thursday, April 3rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is finally here, which means a hoard of new flavors and in-season items. We'll share recipes and cooking techniques to help you celebrate with food! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Tue
08
5% Day Benefiting Bergen County Audubon Society
12:00 AM @ Storewide
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5% Day Benefiting Bergen County Audubon Society
Tuesday, April 8th
12:00 AM
Storewide

If you’re going to shop, shop for a great cause! 5% of the day’s net sales will benefit the Bergen County Audubon Society. Founded in 1941, our local chapter of the Audubon Society is synonymous with a love of birds and concern for the environment. All money from this 5% Day will be used for habitat restoration and improvement at Teaneck Creek Conservancy.

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
Thursday, April 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Tue
15
Tuesday Tasting Night: Spring Gatherings
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Storewide
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Tuesday Tasting Night: Spring Gatherings
Tuesday, April 15th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Join us for a storewide tasting of our favorite spring dishes perfect for holiday gatherings like Passover and Easter. 

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, April 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
18
Fish Friday
12:00 PM @ Seafood Dept
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Fish Friday
Friday, April 18th
12:00 PM
Seafood Dept, Free

Observing Good Friday? Stop by for Chef Kathy’s table in Seafood for inspiring fish dishes.

Fri
18
Kids Class: Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cafe
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Kids Class: Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
Friday, April 18th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, Free

Just in time for Easter, we’ll be dyeing eggs using natural ingredients like spices, fruit and vegetable juices. Free. Registration required at Customer Service. 

Sat
19
Spring Cleaning Product Swap
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Customer Service
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Spring Cleaning Product Swap
Saturday, April 19th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Customer Service, Free

Upgrade your spring cleaning products for Earth Month! Bring in a conventional cleaning product, new or used, and we’ll swap it for its natural counterpart. Limit one product per person.

Thu
24
Healthy Store Tour
11:00 AM @ Storewide
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Healthy Store Tour
Thursday, April 24th
11:00 AM
Storewide, Free

Need a little tune-up for spring? Join our store tour to help learn how to shop for the healthiest items and about our Health Starts Here program. Sign up at Customer Service so that we can provide you with a gift bag of goodies! 

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
Thursday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

What are you doing to help our planet? We're celebrating Mother Earth all week long, and want to share and learn new ways to contibute to a better world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
24
Healthy Store Tour
7:00 PM @ Storewide
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Healthy Store Tour
Thursday, April 24th
7:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Need a little tune-up for spring? Join our store tour to help learn how to shop for the healthiest items and about our Health Starts Here program. Sign up at Customer Service so that we can provide you with a gift bag of goodies! 

Fri
25
Kids Class: HealthBarn's Healthy Habits & Seed Planting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cafe
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Kids Class: HealthBarn's Healthy Habits & Seed Planting
Friday, April 25th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, Free

HealthBarn USA, a local leader in hands-on healthy lifestyle education, will be here to help kids understand the benefit of eating local and in season.  Plus, they’ll create recyclable newspaper pots and plant them with compostable soil and seeds to take home and grow. Free. Registration required at Customer Service. 

Sat
26
X-Calibur Knife & Scissor Sharpening
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe
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X-Calibur Knife & Scissor Sharpening
Saturday, April 26th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, Up to 4"= $3, 6" to 10"= $7, 4" to 6"= $5, 10" to 15"= $10. Scissors start at $5.

Never use a dull knife or scissors again. Bring in your knives and scissors for sharpening with Scott Jennings of X-Calibur. He uses state of the art water cooled professional machines to bring your blades back to life. Price list: up to 4"= $3, 6" to 10"= $7, 4" to 6"= $5, 10" to 15"= $10. Scissors start at $5.

 

Sat
26
The Earth Project Celebration: Plants, Pollinators & People
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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The Earth Project Celebration: Plants, Pollinators & People
Saturday, April 26th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Join us as we celebrate plants, pollinators, and people in honor of Earth Week.

Visit with our Green Mission Team to find out more on how our store gives back to the environment and how you can help too.

Chef Kathy will be sampling dishes and products that help support bees and other pollinators.

Interested in creating a mini terrarium? Sign up at Customer Service for a spot to build your own at 2pm. All ages. Free. Outside, weather permitting. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Storewide Tasting Night!
Thursday, April 17th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Demo Carts throughout the store, FREE

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.

Asian Noodles
Thursday, April 17th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $50

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  REGISTER NOW

Whether simmered in a flavorful broth, tossed in a salad, or stir-fried with your favorite vegetables, noodles of all shapes and sizes are as popular throughout Asia as they have become around the world. Let Culinary Center Educator Wai Chu show you how to make traditional Asian noodle dishes that will have you slurping your food with gusto!

On the Menu: Vietnamese Glass Noodle Salad with Grilled Lemongrass Pork; Stir-Fried Broad Noodles with Shrimp and Basil; Hand-Stretched Noodles with Lamb and Tomato Sauce; Singapore Curried Rice Noodles.

 

Hands-On & Demonstration, $50  REGISTER NOW

Beer Dinner with SingleCut Beersmiths
Thursday, April 17th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Roof, $50 per person

We are excited to announce our very first Beer Dinner at The Roof at Whole Foods Market Third & 3rd. Every third Thursday of the month, we'll be hosting the dinners in partnership with some of our favorite breweries, and for our first, are working with SingleCut Beersmiths. We’ll pair their brews with a delicious 6-course tasting menu. Cost is $50 per person, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting The Prospect Park Alliance. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today by emailing: Stephanie.Long@wholefoods.com.

We are excited to announce our very first Beer Dinner at The Roof at Whole Foods Market Third & 3rd.