July 2014

Sat
05
Picnic Perfection
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Picnic Perfection
Saturday, July 5th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Stop by our store today for tasty samples of the best in summer picnic food and backyard grilling ideas!

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Traveling With Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Traveling With Food
Thursday, July 10th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Are we there yet?! Road trips are a quintessential part of summer... And so is the snacking that goes along with it! Join us to chat about how to prepare and pack tasty, healthy nibbles for traveling in the car. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Fri
11
Cherry Fest July 11-13
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Cherry Fest July 11-13
Friday, July 11th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, Free (mostly)

Join us to celebrate the season of our favorite stone fruit, the fabulous cherry!

FRIDAY, July 11 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cherrilicious Food Tastings throughout the store  


SATURDAY, July 12 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Very-Cherry Fest Cup ... VOTE for your favorite cherry recipe from samples throughout the store, and be entered in a drawing -- you could win a $100 gift card!! 

For the KIDS! Cherry Scavenger Hunt ... plus:

11:00 am - 1:00 pm Cupcake Decorating with a Cherry on Top in the Bakery; cost is $3  

1:00 - 3:00 pm FREE Face Painting for kids of all ages!


 

SUNDAY, July 13 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cheery Cherry Food Tastings throughout the store, capping off a really fun weekend!

Come and share in some cherry good times!!

Sat
12
Cherry Cup Competition & Very Cherry Celebration
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Cherry Cup Competition & Very Cherry Celebration
Saturday, July 12th
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, Free (mostly)

Join us to celebrate the season of our favorite stone fruit, the fabulous cherry!

FRIDAY, July 11 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cherrilicious Food Tastings throughout the store  


SATURDAY, July 12 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cherry Fest Cup ... VOTE for your favorite cherry recipe from samples throughout the store, and be entered in a drawing -- you could win a $100 gift card!! 

For the KIDS! Cherry Scavenger Hunt ... plus:

11:00 am - 1:00 pm Cupcake Decorating with a Cherry on Top in the Bakery; cost is $3  

1:00 - 3:00 pm FREE Face Painting for kids of all ages with Daisy the Clown!


SUNDAY, July 13 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cheery Cherry Food Tastings throughout the store, capping off a really fun weekend!

Come and share in some cherry good times!!

Sun
13
Cherry Fest July 11-13
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Cherry Fest July 11-13
Sunday, July 13th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, Free (mostly)

Join us to celebrate the season of our favorite stone fruit, the fabulous cherry!

FRIDAY, July 11 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cherrilicious Food Tastings throughout the store  


SATURDAY, July 12 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cherry Fest Cup ... VOTE for your favorite cherry recipe from samples throughout the store, and be entered in a drawing -- you could win a $100 gift card!! 

For the KIDS! Cherry Scavenger Hunt ... plus:

11:00 am - 1:00 pm Cupcake Decorating with a Cherry on Top in the Bakery; cost is $3  

1:00 - 3:00 pm FREE Face Painting for kids of all ages!


SUNDAY, July 13 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm: Cheery Cherry Food Tastings throughout the store, capping off a really fun weekend!

Come and share in some cherry good times!!

Wed
16
Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Eat the Rainbow"
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom
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Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Eat the Rainbow"
Wednesday, July 16th
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom, Free

Calling all budding foodies!  Join Lacey Baxter, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for a fun and creative introduction to simple, healthy food preparation! Our weekly series begins on Wednesday, July 16, and continues every Wednesday through the end of August.  For kids ages 3 to 6 ... please bring an adult with you to this FREE event series; you can RSVP HERE!

Wednesday, July 16 - Eat the Rainbow: Colorful whole foods are packed with healthy nutrients that make you feel good! Make a rainbow food necklace and rainbow-on-a-stick, "Guess what you're eating" food game, and learn how to prepare rainbow smoothies.

Wednesday, July 23 - Wacky Watermelons: Watermelons are sweet and help us stay hydrated during these hot summer days! Learn 3 fun recipes using two types of watermelon, and make watermelon cut-outs.

Wednesday, July 30 - Little Localer: It's fun to know where your food comes from! We'll sample yummy products from local producers in our own "backyard" and play with an easy recipe you can also make at home.

Wednesday, August 6: Rooty Tooty Fruity Coolers: Learn how to make your own tasty popsicles!

Wednesday, August 13 - Tomato or Tomahto? Tomatoes are sweet, juicy, delicious, loaded with Vitamin C, and really easy to grow right here. From heirloom to roma to grape tomatoes, learn how to prepare them in simple ways that even the fussiest kid will love!

Wednesday, August 20 - Superhero Snacks: Not all snacks are bad for your body! Learn how to make easy snacks that boost your energy and strengthen your mind.

For more information, please email lacey.baxter@wholefoods.com or call Lacey at 214-361-8887.

Thu
17
Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department
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Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
Thursday, July 17th
7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department, FREE

Join us in our Specialty department for Tasty Tutorials every Thursday at 7:00 pm ...

Come and enjoy learning about and sampling some of Specialty’s favorite cheeses, teas, chocolate, wine and beer!

Sat
19
Summer Coolers
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Summer Coolers
Saturday, July 19th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Beat the heat and enjoy refreshing, cool summer treats throughout the store today!

Wed
23
Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Wacky Watermelons"
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom
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Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Wacky Watermelons"
Wednesday, July 23rd
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom, Free

Calling all budding foodies!  Join Lacey Baxter, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for a fun and creative introduction to simple, healthy food preparation! Our weekly series begins on Wednesday, July 16, and continues every Wednesday through the end of August.  For kids ages 3 to 6 ... please bring an adult with you to this FREE event series; you can RSVP HERE!

Wednesday, July 16 - Eat the Rainbow: Colorful whole foods are packed with healthy nutrients that make you feel good! Make a rainbow food necklace and rainbow-on-a-stick, "Guess what you're eating" food game, and learn how to prepare rainbow smoothies.

Wednesday, July 23 - Wacky Watermelons: Watermelons are sweet and help us stay hydrated during these hot summer days! Learn 3 fun recipes using two types of watermelon, and make watermelon cut-outs.

Wednesday, July 30 - Little Localer: It's fun to know where your food comes from! We'll sample yummy products from local producers in our own "backyard" and play with an easy recipe you can also make at home.

Wednesday, August 6: Rooty Tooty Fruity Coolers: Learn how to make your own tasty popsicles!

Wednesday, August 13 - Tomato or Tomahto? Tomatoes are sweet, juicy, delicious, loaded with Vitamin C, and really easy to grow right here. From heirloom to roma to grape tomatoes, learn how to prepare them in simple ways that even the fussiest kid will love!

Wednesday, August 20 - Superhero Snacks: Not all snacks are bad for your body! Learn how to make easy snacks that boost your energy and strengthen your mind.

For more information, please email lacey.baxter@wholefoods.com or call Lacey at 214-361-8887.

Wed
23
Summer Wines Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Upstairs Atrium Conference Room
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Summer Wines Class
Wednesday, July 23rd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Upstairs Atrium Conference Room, FREE


Max Johnson, our wonderful Wine Specialist and buyer, is ready to share his TOP PICKS for warm weather!

Learn about and sample the best wine choices for the season, including reds, whites, and sparkling roses -- all perfect for summer!

Please join us for this FREE event -- RSVP here!

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Outdoor Celebrating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Outdoor Celebrating
Thursday, July 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It may be really hot, but summertime is the best time of year to host celebrations out of doors. Join us to chat about throwing backyard parties, parkside picnics and porch happy hours that will make everyone happy! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
24
Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department
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Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
Thursday, July 24th
7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department, FREE

Join us in our Specialty department for Tasty Tutorials every Thursday at 7:00 pm ...

Come and enjoy learning about and sampling some of Specialty’s favorite cheeses, teas, chocolate, wine and beer!

Wed
30
Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Little Localer"
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom
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Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Little Localer"
Wednesday, July 30th
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom, Free

Calling all budding foodies!  Join Lacey Baxter, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for a fun and creative introduction to simple, healthy food preparation! Our weekly series begins on Wednesday, July 16, and continues every Wednesday through the end of August.  For kids ages 3 to 6 ... please bring an adult with you to this FREE event series; you can RSVP HERE!

Wednesday, July 16 - Eat the Rainbow: Colorful whole foods are packed with healthy nutrients that make you feel good! Make a rainbow food necklace and rainbow-on-a-stick, "Guess what you're eating" food game, and learn how to prepare rainbow smoothies.

Wednesday, July 23 - Wacky Watermelons: Watermelons are sweet and help us stay hydrated during these hot summer days! Learn 3 fun recipes using two types of watermelon, and make watermelon cut-outs.

Wednesday, July 30 - Little Localer: It's fun to know where your food comes from! We'll sample yummy products from local producers in our own "backyard" and play with an easy recipe you can also make at home.

Wednesday, August 6: Rooty Tooty Fruity Coolers: Learn how to make your own tasty popsicles!

Wednesday, August 13 - Tomato or Tomahto? Tomatoes are sweet, juicy, delicious, loaded with Vitamin C, and really easy to grow right here. From heirloom to roma to grape tomatoes, learn how to prepare them in simple ways that even the fussiest kid will love!

Wednesday, August 20 - Superhero Snacks: Not all snacks are bad for your body! Learn how to make easy snacks that boost your energy and strengthen your mind.

For more information, please email lacey.baxter@wholefoods.com or call Lacey at 214-361-8887.

Thu
31
Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department
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Tasty Tutorials: Thursdays at 7pm
Thursday, July 31st
7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Forest / Specialty Department, FREE

Join us in our Specialty department for Tasty Tutorials every Thursday at 7:00 pm ...

Come and enjoy learning about and sampling some of Specialty’s favorite cheeses, teas, chocolate, wine and beer!

Events At Nearby Stores

Growler Hour at Lakewood On Tap
Wednesday, July 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lakewood On Tap,

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

Yoga with CorePower
Wednesday, July 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Conference Room, FREE!

CorePower Yoga strengthens balances, detoxifies and exhilarates the body and mind. Join us for our mixed level yoga class every Wednesday in our conference room at Park Lane. All classes are instructed by licensed yogis from CorePower Yoga. Bring a mat and some water. This event is complimentary but limited in size so please sign up by clicking on your preferred date below:

July 9

July 16

July 23

July 30

August 6

August 13

August 20

August 27

 

 

CorePower Yoga strengthens balances, detoxifies and exhilarates the body and mind.

All About Texas Beer
Wednesday, July 23rd
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Come join us as we dive into the depths of what our great state of Texas has to offer in beer. With one of the fastest growing craft beer scenes in the nation, Texas is a state putting out phenomenal brews. Support your LOCAL Texas breweries and come have some fun! Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Come join us as we dive into the depths of what our great state of Texas has to offer in beer.