May 2013

Wed
01
Wonderful Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, May 1st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our demo experts about their cooking techniques!

Fri
03
Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Storytime
Friday, May 3rd
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Fri
03
Flavorful Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Flavorful Friday
Friday, May 3rd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Wed
08
Wonderful Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, May 8th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our demo experts about their cooking techniques!

Thu
09
Celebrate Mom!
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Celebrate Mom!
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

The first 75 moms will receive a Goodie bag with product from our Whole Body department!  We will also feature mom focused demos throughout the store. Let's celebrate Mom - we have ideas that are sure to please her!

Fri
10
Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Storytime
Friday, May 10th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Fri
10
Flavorful Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Flavorful Friday
Friday, May 10th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Sat
11
‘Stuff the Truck’ to benefit Manna Food Center
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ In Front of the Store
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‘Stuff the Truck’ to benefit Manna Food Center
Saturday, May 11th
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
In Front of the Store, Donation

Manna Food Center, the main food bank in Montgomery County, strives to eliminate hunger in Montgomery County through food distribution, education, and advocacy. We support their vital work all year round and want to give our customers the opportunity to do the same!  During this event, you can drop off canned and dried goods to be donated to help hungry neighbors in our community. 

*** Pre-bagged items will also be available for purchase at our checkouts ***

Tue
14
Kids Cooking Class (Ages 9-12)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Room
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Kids Cooking Class (Ages 9-12)
Tuesday, May 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Community Room, FREE with Registration

Come and join our talented Demo Specialist Chef Charley in the café honing your young one’s culinary skills. This is a hands-on class!  Aprons provided for participants to use.  Please sign up at the Customer Service Desk or email charles.woolverton@wholefoods.com.  Space is limited!!

Wed
15
Wonderful Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, May 15th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our demo experts about their cooking techniques!

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
17
Bike to Work Day
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Corner of NB MD 119 ( Great Seneca Highway) and Orchard Ridge Drive
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Bike to Work Day
Friday, May 17th
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Corner of NB MD 119 ( Great Seneca Highway) and Orchard Ridge Drive, FREE

Corner of NB MD 119 ( Great Seneca Highway) and  Orchard Ridge Drive

Join over 10,000 area commuters for a celebration of bicycling as a clean, fun and healthy way to get to work. Attend one of 70 pit stops throughout D.C., Maryland, and Virginia to receive a free T-shirt, refreshments, and be entered into a raffle for a free bicycle!  For more info visit http://www.biketoworkmetrodc.org/

Fri
17
Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Storytime
Friday, May 17th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Fri
17
Flavorful Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Flavorful Friday
Friday, May 17th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Sat
18
4th Annual Gaithersburg Book Festival
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Old Towne Gaithersburg
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4th Annual Gaithersburg Book Festival
Saturday, May 18th
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Old Towne Gaithersburg, FREE

Whole Foods Market Kentlands is partnering with the City of Gaithersburg once again.  Don’t miss this chance to meet and hear from dozens of the world's best writers - from best sellers to up-and-comers, hone your own writing skills at our workshops, bring the kids to our Children's Village, and much more.  Stop by our food booth for a healthy snack or lunch.  New this year, kids meals!  Stop by our Marketing Booth for special coupon!  Visit gaithersburgbookfestival.org.

Tue
21
Kids Cooking Class (Ages 4-8)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Cafe
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Kids Cooking Class (Ages 4-8)
Tuesday, May 21st
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cafe, FREE with Registration

Come and join Paula from Andy’s Parties of Kentlands and Whole Foods Market to continuing honing your young one’s culinary skills.  Please sign up at the Customer Service Desk or email charles.woolverton@wholefoods.com.  Space is limited!!

Wed
22
Wonderful Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, May 22nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our demo experts about their cooking techniques!

Fri
24
Fill the Grill
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Meat Department
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Fill the Grill
Friday, May 24th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Meat Department, $10 Off!

Purchase $50 worth of meat and receive $10 off at checkout.

Fri
24
Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Storytime
Friday, May 24th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Fri
24
Flavorful Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Flavorful Friday
Friday, May 24th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Wed
29
Wonderful Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, May 29th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our demo experts about their cooking techniques!

Thu
30
Health Starts Here Cooking Class
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Cafe
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Health Starts Here Cooking Class
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Cafe, FREE with Registration

Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Claire, is ready to show you how to make quick, healthy meals to jump start a healthier lifestyle.  Samples and recipes of her dishes are always included and plentiful!  Need a private tour or some one on one time with her?  Just ask!  Please sign up at customer service or email claire.furman@wholefoods.com.

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Fri
31
Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Storytime
Friday, May 31st
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Fri
31
Flavorful Friday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Around the store
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Flavorful Friday
Friday, May 31st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday-Fill your plate for $8 Lunch Edition
Monday, September 1st
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Foods Vienna, $8

Aja, our healthy eating specialist, will be here to help you fill your plate for $8! Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based lunch-it's healthy made easy and delicious!

Aja, our healthy eating specialist, will be here to help you fill your plate for $8! Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based lunch-it's healthy made easy and delicious!

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, September 1st
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbia, $8

Check out this sweet Meatless Monday deal!

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned to-go container and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars as you can for a flat rate of $8, no matter how heavy the container is!  

Tip 1: This is a great way to make Monday night dinners easy, healthy and affordable.
Tip 2: Many a loyal Meatless Monday customer likes to load up a couple of containers to last for lunches for a few days.

Check out this sweet Meatless Monday deal!

In-Store Demos
Monday, September 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WHOLE FOODS MARKET TYSONS, STORE-WIDE, FREE

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, and each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might try!

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, and each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites.