December 2012

Tue
04
Cookie Swap & Baking Party
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ aisle 8
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Cookie Swap & Baking Party
Tuesday, December 4th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
aisle 8, Free

 

Baking is a holiday staple for many families. The tradition of baking together then offering delicious cookies, cakes, and brownies as holiday gifts creates wonderful memories. At our holiday baking party we invite you to sample some of our favorite recipes. Take copies to make a part of your own cookie party or to give as gifts. Have a favorite recipe you’d like to share? Feel free to bring copies. Free bows and gift tags to pack the goodies you bake at home and free pie tins for first 50 people to visit. 

Sat
08
Holiday Entertaining Extravaganza
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ store-wide
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Holiday Entertaining Extravaganza
Saturday, December 8th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
store-wide, Free

 

‘Tis the season for a party! Join us for a store-wide sampling of December holiday favorites. From savory holiday appetizers to decadent sweets, we promise to put you in the holiday mood! 

Sun
09
Be Beautiful!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Body department
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Be Beautiful!
Sunday, December 9th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Body department, Free

 

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon touring our Whole Body department while enjoying light refreshments. Experts will be on hand with tips for a chemical free holiday season. Take a lesson from a ballroom dance instructor on how to walk with grace and confidence, then strut your stuff on the red carpet. Be sure to enter to win one of several holiday raffles.

Sun
09
Be Beautiful!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Body department
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Be Beautiful!
Sunday, December 9th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Body department, Free

 

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon touring our Whole Body department while enjoying light refreshments. Experts will be on hand with tips for a chemical free holiday season. Take a lesson from a ballroom dance instructor on how to walk with grace and confidence, then strut your stuff on the red carpet. Be sure to enter to win one of several holiday raffles.

Mon
10
Sinless Sweets!
6:30 PM @ cafe
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Sinless Sweets!
Monday, December 10th
6:30 PM
cafe, Free

 

Please register at Customer Service.

Feeling a little stuffed from those decadent holiday dishes? Want to enjoy dessert without blowing your healthy lifestyle? Join us to learn how indulge without the guilt! Allison, our Healthy Eating Specialist, will teach you all the tricks to healthy baking and show you that you can still be the most popular relative when you bring a festive, tasty cookie tray. There will be plenty of samples, so bring your sweet tooth!

Thu
13
Beat the Holiday Stress
6:30 PM @ cafe
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Beat the Holiday Stress
Thursday, December 13th
6:30 PM
cafe, Free

 

Herbalist Wendy Romig is here to teach us how to combat holiday stress, anxiety and SAD (seasonal affective disorder) with commonly herbs you may have in your pantry! Herbs work wonders on calming and soothing the nervous system, elevating your mood and smoothing out highs and lows brought on by the hustle and bustle of life. This class will provide a basic herbal overview for educational purposes. Should you have a serious condition, please consult an herbalist for appropriate formulation and dosing.

Thu
20
Holiday Half Pints
5:00 PM @ cafe
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Holiday Half Pints
Thursday, December 20th
5:00 PM
cafe, Free

 

Please register at Customer Service

Half the fun of the holiday season is getting your kids involved! At this month's Half Pints Club our little holiday helpers will create great gifts for giving (or for keeping!). We'll have a variety of festive foods for the kids to munch on while they work. 

Wed
26
Holiday Cocktail Bar
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Holiday Table
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Holiday Cocktail Bar
Wednesday, December 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Holiday Table, Free

 

Visit the Holiday Table during our weekly Taste Fest and learn how to spice up your New Year’s celebration with cocktails! We’ll give you great ideas for quick and delicious drinks for everyone from kids to adults.

Sat
29
Health Starts Here Breakfast Club
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ cafe
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Health Starts Here Breakfast Club
Saturday, December 29th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
cafe, $7 per person

 

Please register at Customer Service.

You’re invited to a post-holiday brunch! Enjoy a taste of home with our hearty buffet of nourishing cuisine. The menu includes virgin mimosas, fresh fruit, French toast casserole, tofu quiche, sweet potato muffins, and hot tea.

Sat
29
Health Starts Here Breakfast Club
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ cafe
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Health Starts Here Breakfast Club
Saturday, December 29th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
cafe, $7 per person

 

Please register at Customer Service.

You’re invited to a post-holiday brunch! Enjoy a taste of home with our hearty buffet of nourishing cuisine. The menu includes virgin mimosas, fresh fruit, French toast casserole, tofu quiche, sweet potato muffins, and hot tea.

Mon
31
Countdown to 12… noon!
12:00 PM @ Holiday Table
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Countdown to 12… noon!
Monday, December 31st
12:00 PM
Holiday Table, Free

 

Get a taste of the New Year twelve hours early! Join us for a sparkling cider toast and scrumptious hors d’oeuvres. We’ll show you how to create an exciting celebration weather you’re out with friends or in for a quiet evening. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Cheese Consultations
Sunday, December 28th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Devon, FREE

Our Certified Cheese Professional, Bridget, is here to answer all of your cheesiest questions and share her favorite tips on all things cheese. Reserve a spot to meet with her one-on-one or with a few friends to learn about making the perfect cheese platter, exploring new cheese pairings and to learn all kinds of things about each of our cheeses. Please sign-up in Customer Service one week in advance or by emailing Bridget.Fitzpatrick@wholefoods.com

Our Certified Cheese Professional, Bridget, is here to answer all of your cheesiest questions and share her favorite tips on all things cheese.

Foodie Mini Class
Sunday, December 28th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Specialty Department , Free

 

Stop by our Specialty Department every Sunday this month and learn to enhance your meals at home with the ingredients on our 5 specialty food bars! Each week our team will show you their favorite food pairings and tricks.

 

 

Kids Club
Monday, December 29th
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Community Room, Free

 

Join us in our Community Room for a kid-friendly activity.

 

Join us in our Community Room for a kid-friendly activity.