September 2013

Tue
03
Beer School: IPA Throwdown
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Beer School: IPA Throwdown
Tuesday, September 3rd
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, $10

The first tuesday of the months means everyone's favorite class is in session: Beer School! For only $10 get 6 great samples of IPAs and 10% off your beer purchase that night. Class starts at 6:30pm in our cafe! Please RSVP to classes.georgetown@wholefoods.com

Wed
04
Winesday!
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ George
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Winesday!
Wednesday, September 4th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
George, $5

Each week we choose a theme and bring you a fun mini Wine Dinner! 5 small plates of food and 5 sips of wine for only $5. Check our facebook page to find out this week's theme! Last ticket sold at 7:00pm sharp. 

Sat
07
Back to School Bites: Brain Building Breakfasts
1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Back to School Bites: Brain Building Breakfasts
Saturday, September 7th
1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, Free!

Breakfast, the most important meal, and the one where you have the least time. Let Healthy Eating Specialist Cherie walk you through some great and fast breakfast ideas for your little darlings. Come anytime between 1pm and 3pm. 

Sat
07
Back to School Bites: Lunch Box Builders
1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Back to School Bites: Lunch Box Builders
Saturday, September 7th
1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, Free!

Want to get away from that same old sandwich? Healthy Eating Specialist, Cherie, will be showcasing some of the best (and most nutritious) items her recipe box has to offer. There might even be some ideas if parent's what to start saving money by brown bagging it. Come any time between 1pm and 3pm. 

Mon
09
Kick off for 28 Day Healthy Eating Challenge
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Kick off for 28 Day Healthy Eating Challenge
Monday, September 9th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, $40, 25% off for teachers

 

Want to eat healthy but don’t know where to start? Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Cherie Lester as she takes you on our 28-Day Health Starts Here Challenge! A change like this can be, well, challenging. So, to help you along the way, we’ve planned four complete weeks of healthy eating, focusing on delicious plant-based, nutrient-dense whole foods and healthy fats. In each weekly meal plan you’ll find links to recipes and a collection of useful tips – so you’ll have a basic roadmap to guide the way.  

 

 

Mon
09
Whole Kids Foundation Grant Info Session
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Whole Kids Foundation Grant Info Session
Monday, September 9th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, Free

Whole Foods Markets are raising money at the registers nation wide to create a fund for gardens and salad bars in schools. Whole Foods Markets in D.C. want as much of that money to come back to DC as possible. Any public, private or charter school can apply for the grants. To answer common questions regarding the application, deadlines and other aspects of Whole Kids Foundation we will hold an info session for the community. Please RSVP tokatie.wolffe@wholefoods.com

Wed
11
Winesday!
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ George
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Winesday!
Wednesday, September 11th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
George, $5

Each week we choose a theme and bring you a fun mini Wine Dinner! 5 small plates of food and 5 sips of wine for only $5. Check our facebook page to find out this week's theme! Last ticket sold at 7:00pm sharp. 

Tue
17
Wine School with The Wandering Somm
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Wine School with The Wandering Somm
Tuesday, September 17th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, $40

Wine doesn't have to be pretentious, but like most things it's more enjoyable the more you know about it. Taste multiple varietals side by side and learn about the best food pairings for particular wines. Your instructor will be Timothy Clune, a certified Sommelier and Wine consultant for the DC region. Class includes 10+ samples of wine, and food pairings and discounts for wines purchased that evening. Class is limited to 20 participants and RSVPs are required. Please RSVP to classes.georgetown@wholefoods.com

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Tue
24
Make food for you AND Baby
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Make food for you AND Baby
Tuesday, September 24th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, $20

You don't have to be a slave to the tiny jars! Making your own baby food is easy* and quick when you combine it with recipes for the solid food eaters in your family. Learn 3 healthy and delicious veggie side dishes for your family, and the baby food variation at this demonstration cooking class. RSVP required, please email classes.georgetown@wholefoods.com. Class limited to 25 participants. Cost includes instruction, samples of food prepared and a $5 gift card for each participant to purchase ingredients. 

 

 

*this class includes no medical advice, just instruction on making baby food while also making big-person food. Whether and when to feed your infant solid foods is a topic to discuss with your child's doctor, not a Whole Foods Market cooking instructor. 

Fri
27
Furlough Fridays: Support Local Vendors
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Georgetown
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Furlough Fridays: Support Local Vendors
Friday, September 27th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Georgetown, Free!

Furloughs, Sequestration, all of it really stinks! And while we don't get into politics, we want to make things a little better. Come get loads of free samples, and $2 beers at our Friday sampling events Every Friday in October. We will feature local vendors with awesome products. A lot of these folks are small businesses trying ot make it big in DC. Come taste! 

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, March 2nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned plate and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars for only $8.  So long as it's all vegetarian and the lid fits, it doesn't matter how heavy the container is!

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Meatless Monday
Monday, March 2nd
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $8/plate

Join us every Monday from 4-7pm in our Prepared Foods department for Meatless Monday! Enjoy a heaping plate of vegetarian or vegan food for only $8. Choose from delicious meat-free items from all 3 of our bars, including our 100% organic salad bar. Round plates only and the lid must fit!

Join us every Monday from 4-7pm in our Prepared Foods department for Meatless Monday! Enjoy a heaping plate of vegetarian or vegan food for only $8.

Grilled Cheese Night
Monday, March 2nd
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market: The Bar, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Add a yummy grilled cheese sandwich to your early evening beer or wine purchase at The Bar. Our Specialty department will create and feature a different cheese every Monday through March. $5/sandwich: a 100% donation to Whole Planet Foundation. 

Add a yummy grilled cheese sandwich to your early evening beer or wine purchase at The Bar.