January 2014

Fri
03
KIRBSIDE BAR LAUNCH PARTY
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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KIRBSIDE BAR LAUNCH PARTY
Friday, January 3rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

Join us at our brand new KIRBSIDE BAR on Friday, January 3rd for our official Kirbside Bar launch party! From 6-8 p.m. we will feature specials on beer, wine and food, live music, local breweries and raffle items. Celebrate the new year with us and your brand new neighborhood KIRBSIDE bar. 

Mon
06
PINT & PIZZA MONDAYS
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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PINT & PIZZA MONDAYS
Monday, January 6th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , $5

Every Monday from 6-8 p.m. at our brand new KIRBSIDE BAR, we will feature a Pint & Pizza Slice for $5. Let us heal your "case of the Mondays" and wind down at KIRBSIDE BAR. 

Wed
08
HUMP DAY HAPPY HOUR AT KIRBSIDE BAR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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HUMP DAY HAPPY HOUR AT KIRBSIDE BAR
Wednesday, January 8th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

Guess what day it is? It's hump day! Which means you deserve drink & food specials for making it this far through your week. Join us every Wednesday at our new KIRBSIDE BAR from 6-8 p.m., for Happy Hour!

Thu
09
Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
Thursday, January 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Many of us start the new year with a variety of resolutions. Join us to learn ways to chart the path to healthy eating! Follow #WFMdish to particpate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Fri
10
HEALTHY COOKING BOWL
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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HEALTHY COOKING BOWL
Friday, January 10th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

HEALTHY COOKING BOWLJanuary 10, 11, 12 from 12-5 p.m.

It’s that time of year again to clean out your pantry and refrigerator and stock it full of nutrient dense foods. We all know the basics of eating healthy but let’s make it fun and interesting. Join Whole Foods Market Kirby to sample unique & healthy recipes for 2014 that are sure to appeal to your inner foodie. 

Fri
10
LOCAL BREW FRIDAYS
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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LOCAL BREW FRIDAYS
Friday, January 10th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

Let's celebrate Local Brews! Drink specials on Local beers every Friday from 3-6 p.m. Pre-game with us at our new KIRBSIDE BAR! 

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
Thursday, January 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Keeping your resolutions going can be difficult. Join us to share and learn how and where to find the motivation to stay on track with your healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
18
FRIENDS FOR LIFE PET ADOPTIONS
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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FRIENDS FOR LIFE PET ADOPTIONS
Saturday, January 18th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

FRIENDS FOR LIFE PET ADOPTIONS Saturday, January 18th from 9-Noon

Houston’s leading no-kill animal shelter will roll in their mobile pet adoption unit with several cats and dogs that need forever homes. With each accepted adoption, Whole Foods Market Kirby will provide a free bag of Whole Paws food and a toy for your new friend. For more information on Friends For Life, visit www.adoptfriends4life.org

Thu
23
Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
Thursday, January 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we approach the end of the first month of the new year, join in to share and learn ways to keep things delicious and interesting for your long term healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
23
CALL OF THE WILD SPEAKER SERIES
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brown Education Center
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CALL OF THE WILD SPEAKER SERIES
Thursday, January 23rd
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Brown Education Center, $25

Call of the Wild Speaker Series: Battle for Elephants

Presented by the Houston Zoo with lite bites provided by Whole Foods Market Kirby

Thursday, January 23rd from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Brown Education Center

This documentary explores the issues with the demand for ivory and its effect on elephants in Africa. The film’s producer, John Heminway, will be present for discussion. Please visit www.houstonzoo.com to purchase tickets. $25 per person. 

Sat
25
KID'S FILM WORKSHOP
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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KID'S FILM WORKSHOP
Saturday, January 25th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , See Website

KID’S FILM WORKSHOP presented by AURORA PICTURE SHOWSaturday, January 25th from 9-Noon

Calling all kiddos! In partnership with Aurora Picture Show, we are hosting a stop motion animation film class. Aurora Picture Show will take kids through all the steps of using food to create a film, here on site at Whole Foods Market Kirby. For more information visit www.aurorapictureshow.org

Sat
25
ARTOPIA presented by The Houston Press
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Winter Street Studios
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ARTOPIA presented by The Houston Press
Saturday, January 25th
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Winter Street Studios, See Website

ARTOPIA presented by The Houston Press

January 25th from 8-11 p.m. at Winter Street Studios

This is an evening packed full of culture, fashion, art, music and food. The Whole Foods Market Food Truck Team will be in attendance to sample our beet & quinoa tots so stop by our table and get your grub on. For ARTOPIA ticket purchases, visit http://microapp.houstonpress.com/artopia/2014/. To follow our food truck on Twitter: #WFMtruckHTX. 

Thu
30
ZOO BEATS AT KIRBSIDE BAR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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ZOO BEATS AT KIRBSIDE BAR
Thursday, January 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

Join us at Whole Foods Market on Kirby for an evening of beer & wine, a great bar menu and music with all bar sales benefiting the Houston Zoo’s Conservation efforts. Stay on the pulse of conservation news while chatting up new friends and hanging with your buddies. The last Thursday of every month from 6-8 p.m. will feature new beers, wines and Zoo news! We are making it easy and fun to help make positive change in the world! For more information on the Houston Zoo visit www.houstonzoo.com

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ online
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Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
Thursday, January 30th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
online, free

The Big Game is coming up so it's time to start thinking about great game-day grub! Join us to share menu ideas and recipes that are sure to keep everyone happy and full. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Fri
31
BEER & TRIVIA
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Kirby
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BEER & TRIVIA
Friday, January 31st
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Kirby , FREE

BEER & TRIVIA – last Friday of every month from 7-10 p.m.

Exercise your brain and bicep while showing off your random trivia knowledge. Be a one person team or bring your friends and form an elite brain squad to help you through the questions. The winning team will receive a $100 gift card. Food & drink specials included! 

Events At Nearby Stores

Community Giving Day - Undies for Everyone
Wednesday, August 20th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Bellaire,

Shop with us on Wednesday August 20th at the Bellaire or Wilcrest locations and support Undies for Everyone - 5% of all sales from that day will be donated to UFE to help restock their year round supply! Undies for Everyone® aims to improve the lives of disadvantaged students in Houston by providing one of the most basic needs--underwear! Volunteers will be at the store from 10am - 1pm and 3pm - 6pm with a fun coloring activity for kids or join us at the Bellaire Bar from 3pm- 6pm for Happy Hour snacks. Visit their website for more info - www.undiesforeveryone.org

Shop with us on Wednesday August 20th at the Bellaire or Wilcrest locations and support Undies for Everyone - 5% of all

Mezzanine Yoga
Wednesday, August 20th
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Mezzanine, Upstairs, FREE

Interested in Yoga or trying to find more time on the mat? Now is your chance to try it for free!  Join our talented Team Member, Amanda Benavides, as she guides you through a 45 minute Baptiste Yoga class on the Mezzanine.  Afterwards, meet our Healthy Eating Specialist and learn about our exciting program: Health Starts Here.  Complimentary food and refreshments will be served.  Spots are limited!Sign up in advance at the Guests Services Desk at 281.803.6396 or at www.wholefoodsmarketchampions.eventbrite.com

Interested in Yoga or trying to find more time on the mat?

Children's Storytime and Craft!
Wednesday, August 20th
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WFM Champions Kids Play Area, Free!

Join us in the Kids Play area for a story and a craft to start your Wednesday with fun!

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