May 2013

Sun
05
Herb Day at Olbrich Gardens
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Olbrich Gardens
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Herb Day at Olbrich Gardens
Sunday, May 5th
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Olbrich Gardens, FREE

Help us celebrate the wonders of herbs! There will be classes and demonstrations for kids and adults. Start seeds to plant in your garden, learn about salve making, fill a lavender sachet to take home, and make some bath salts. There will also be tours throughout the day. Learn more at www.olbrich.org.

Sun
05
¡Fiesta de Cinco de Mayo!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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¡Fiesta de Cinco de Mayo!
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE

Everyone loves Cinco de Mayo. Come by the store for free tres leches cake and Mexican beer tasting. Also, the kids can take a swing at the piñata! This will be one mighty fine fiesta.

Sun
05
Petite Chefs: Pack the Fun in Lunch
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Cooking Class
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Petite Chefs: Pack the Fun in Lunch
Sunday, May 5th
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cooking Class, $15

Summer School? Day camp? Refresh those packed lunch ideas! A love of good, healthy food starts young. Help the petite chefs in your house learn to express themselves and their creativity through food. Children will learn how to pack some yummy and healthy lunches in this hands-on and interactive class. Attendees will leave with a kid-friendly packet of ideas and a lunch packed for the next day. Parents are encouraged to participate or watch. Don’t forget to bring your lunchbox! Ages 5-12

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama!
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Mom-O-Rama!
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE

We know you keep your family going, so let us show our appreciation for all you do. We’ll have storewide samples focused on mom. Also, the first fifty moms to stop by the store between 10-1pm will receive a free goodie bag.

Thu
09
Vegetarian Pasta Favorites
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Cooking Class
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Vegetarian Pasta Favorites
Thursday, May 9th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Cooking Class, $35

(Please register directly with Vom Fass – 608.204.0300) VOM FASS Chef Kevin Appleton will show you how to prepare three pasta dishes inspired by his travels in Italy: Gnocchi, Penne with Walnuts and Ricotta, and Butternut Squash Ravioli with Sage Truffle Oil. Participants will get to create their own handmade ravioli and roll their own gnocchi!  Don't forget to wear clothes that can handle a little dusting of flour.

Fri
10
Taco Cart
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Taco Cart
Friday, May 10th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store-Wide

Turn your Friday into a fiesta with made-to-order fish tacos. These hot and tasty tacos are just $2 each and you can pick up a can of PBR for just 99¢.

Sat
11
Youth Cooking School: Mom and Me
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cooking Class
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Youth Cooking School: Mom and Me
Saturday, May 11th
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cooking Class, $5

Parents welcome! We’ll make tasty treats and a special gift for mom. Have fun in the kitchen together and create lasting memories. Featured recipes include tea bread and flavored olive oil. Perfect for grades K-6.

Mon
13
Bike to Work Week
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Westside Commuter Station
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Bike to Work Week
Monday, May 13th
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Westside Commuter Station, FREE

It’s Bike to Work Week, and we’ll be partnered with Madison B-Cycle and Dream Bikes of Madison to make sure your commute and your day get started off on the right path. Join us each morning at the Westside Commuter Station (located across from Camp Randall Stadium) for a ride-by breakfast.

Tue
14
Real WILD Food
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cooking Class
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Real WILD Food
Tuesday, May 14th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cooking Class, $20

Join Cherie Wolter in exploring the cornucopia of Wisconsin springtime edible wild plants and their unique flavors.  Recipes feature watercress, morel mushrooms, ramps, dandelion greens and asparagus in simple dishes that highlight their flavor and health benefits. Get wild, Wisconsin-style!

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.

Wed
22
Youth Cooking School: Tea Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cooking Class
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Youth Cooking School: Tea Time
Wednesday, May 22nd
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking Class, $10

Join Kelly Liebrock for high tea! We’ll make tea sandwiches, scones, bite-sized treats, and sip a variety of caffeine-free tea. Perfect for grades K-6.

Fri
24
Memorial Day Weekend Grill Out
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Outside
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Memorial Day Weekend Grill Out
Friday, May 24th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Outside

We’re kicking off the holiday weekend the best way we know how: meat, smoke, music, and fun! Our Prepared Foods Team will be grilling up a storm so don’t miss out.

Sun
26
First Tastes: Adventures in Baby Food Making
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Cooking Class
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First Tastes: Adventures in Baby Food Making
Sunday, May 26th
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cooking Class, $10

You'll save money by giving your baby fresh, wholesome food made by you. Join Tara Verma for the basics of how to make, store and serve your little ones their first foods while finding the fit that is right for your baby. You’ll explore purees, finger foods and BLW and receive information on the best produce for your little ones. Attendees will have time to share tips, ask questions and taste test some yummy creations.

Wed
29
Burgers and Bluegrass
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Outside
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Burgers and Bluegrass
Wednesday, May 29th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Outside

For real: it’s time to get down to some bluegrass while devouring delicious food fresh from the grill. Every Wednesday for the rest of the summer we’ll be bringing you the finest tunes and grub in town.

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
Blueberry Bash
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Blueberry Bash
Friday, May 31st
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE

We love all things blueberry: pancakes, punch, sausage, you name it! That’s why we are sharing our favorite recipes with you. Stop by the store and taste the best of the best, blueberry style!

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