September 2014

Tue
02
Tales for Tots
10:00 AM @ Community Room
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Tales for Tots
Tuesday, September 2nd
10:00 AM
Community Room

Parents & their tots are invited to join us Tuesdays at 10am for a story time read by one of our very own Team Members, crafts, and a snack.

*Every mom who attends with their tot will receive a FREE gallon of 365 Everyday Value Organic Milk with $30 purchase.

Wed
03
Bomber Alert: A Flight of Beers
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Bomber Alert: A Flight of Beers
Wednesday, September 3rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Join us for a beer tasting featuring a variety of our favorite Bombers! What’s a bomber you ask…it’s a slang term for a 22oz or 750ml bottle of beer!

This beer tasting is FREE of charge. Mark your calendar…Bomber tastings will now be the first Wednesday of every month.

Thu
04
Whole Yoga Class
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM @ Community Room
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Whole Yoga Class
Thursday, September 4th
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Community Room, $5 Donation

Join us every Thursday for a 75 min Hatha yoga practice, followed by an optional 15 min. department spotlight and Health Starts Here tasting. Hatha yoga improves flexibility and balance, strengthens, tones and builds muscles, corrects posture and relieves tension and stress to rejuvenate your spirit. All levels are welcome and variations will always be given.

 

Pamela Chanin, our Demo Specialist here at Whole Foods Market Merchant’s Walk, will be teaching this class. She has been a certified yoga instructor since 2009.

 

Arrive early to claim your spot. Space is limited to 12 participants. Bring your own yoga mat (block and strap optional), and wear comfortable stretchy clothing. Barefoot is best. Must be 18 yrs old to participate.

 

Cost: $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Back To School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Back To School
Thursday, September 4th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
06
Local Fair
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Local Fair
Saturday, September 6th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us for some local flavor at the Whole Foods Market Merchant’s Walk Local Fair! As you travel through the store, stop by and meet some of our favorite Georgia producers. This is a terrific opportunity to taste local foods and meet the people who produce it!

Tue
09
Tales for Tots
10:00 AM @ Community Room
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Tales for Tots
Tuesday, September 9th
10:00 AM
Community Room

Parents & their tots are invited to join us Tuesdays at 10am for a story time read by one of our very own Team Members, crafts, and a snack.

*Every mom who attends with their tot will receive a FREE gallon of 365 Everyday Value Organic Milk with $30 purchase.

Wed
10
Rosh Hashana Taste & Tour
6:00 PM @ Storewide
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Rosh Hashana Taste & Tour
Wednesday, September 10th
6:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Follow Rabbi Addess on a tasting tour through our store, learn the meaning behind many of your favorite Rosh Hashana traditions and taste an assortment of our Kosher items.

Thu
11
Share KINDness & Karma Yoga Event
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Side Parking Lot - Pay at Customer Service
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Share KINDness & Karma Yoga Event
Thursday, September 11th
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Side Parking Lot - Pay at Customer Service, $5 donation

Join us for our first ever outdoor group yoga class sponsored by Inspire Yoga, KIND and KARMA Wellness Water. Every attendee will receive a goodie bag and a raffle ticket for a chance to win some awesome prizes.

Bring your own yoga mat (block and strap optional), and wear comfortable stretchy clothing. Barefoot is best. Must be 18 yrs old to participate.

Cost: $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

*this class is in lieu of our reguraly scheduled Whole Yoga Class

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
Thursday, September 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

College football and tailgating is a quintessential part of fall. We'll share recipes, menu ideas and more to ensure you have the best bash in the parking lot! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
13
Healthy Eating on a Budget
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Meet at Customer Service
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Healthy Eating on a Budget
Saturday, September 13th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meet at Customer Service, FREE

Have you heard about the three ways to save at Whole Foods? Join Sarah, our Healthy Eating Educator, for a store tour designed to show you how to navigate our aisles keeping your health and your budget in mind. Learn tips on how to shop produce and bulk to save time and money. RSVP at Customer Service or by emailing Sarah as space is limited.  sarah.krippner@wholefoods.com

Tue
16
Tales for Tots
10:00 AM @ Community Room
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Tales for Tots
Tuesday, September 16th
10:00 AM
Community Room

Parents & their tots are invited to join us Tuesdays at 10am for a story time read by one of our very own Team Members, crafts, and a snack.

*Every mom who attends with their tot will receive a FREE gallon of 365 Everyday Value Organic Milk with $30 purchase.

Tue
16
Cheese Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Cheese Nights
Tuesday, September 16th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Something truly delectable happens when heat meets cheese. Come taste a unique selection of cheeses perfect for grilling and pairing with grilled foods including Kaltback Alpine Extra Aged on artisan bread, Berliner with cornichons, and Halloumi. No sign up necessary, join us in our Specialty Department (the area with lots of cheese and wine).

Thu
18
Whole Yoga Class
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM @ Community Room
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Whole Yoga Class
Thursday, September 18th
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Community Room, $5 Donation

Join us every Thursday for a 75 min Hatha yoga practice, followed by an optional 15 min. department spotlight and Health Starts Here tasting. Hatha yoga improves flexibility and balance, strengthens, tones and builds muscles, corrects posture and relieves tension and stress to rejuvenate your spirit. All levels are welcome and variations will always be given.

 

Pamela Chanin, our Demo Specialist here at Whole Foods Market Merchant’s Walk, will be teaching this class. She has been a certified yoga instructor since 2009.

 

Arrive early to claim your spot. Space is limited to 12 participants. Bring your own yoga mat (block and strap optional), and wear comfortable stretchy clothing. Barefoot is best. Must be 18 yrs old to participate.

 

Cost: $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
Thursday, September 18th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of New Zealand are great for every occasion. Pick up one of the bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 

Fri
19
Healthy Eating on a Budget
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Meet at Customer Service Desk
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Healthy Eating on a Budget
Friday, September 19th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meet at Customer Service Desk, FREE

Have you heard about the three ways to save at Whole Foods? Join Sarah, our Healthy Eating Educator, for a store tour designed to show you how to navigate our aisles keeping your health and your budget in mind. Learn tips on how to shop produce and bulk to save time and money. RSVP at Customer Service or by emailing Sarah as space is limited.  sarah.krippner@wholefoods.com

Sat
20
Sausage Fest
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Sausage Fest
Saturday, September 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

We're gearing up for Oktoberfest with a storewide event celebrating SAUSAGE!  Taste your way through our store during our Best of the ‘Wurst competition, check out a live sausage making demonstration at 12pm and 1pm and don't worry, we'll have plenty of brew samples for you to wash it all down with!

Tue
23
Tales for Tots
10:00 AM @ Community Room
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Tales for Tots
Tuesday, September 23rd
10:00 AM
Community Room

Parents & their tots are invited to join us Tuesdays at 10am for a story time read by one of our very own Team Members, crafts, and a snack.

*Every mom who attends with their tot will receive a FREE gallon of 365 Everyday Value Organic Milk with $30 purchase.

Thu
25
Whole Yoga Class
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM @ Community Room
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Whole Yoga Class
Thursday, September 25th
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Community Room, $5 Donation

Join us every Thursday for a 75 min Hatha yoga practice, followed by an optional 15 min. department spotlight and Health Starts Here tasting. Hatha yoga improves flexibility and balance, strengthens, tones and builds muscles, corrects posture and relieves tension and stress to rejuvenate your spirit. All levels are welcome and variations will always be given.

 

Pamela Chanin, our Demo Specialist here at Whole Foods Market Merchant’s Walk, will be teaching this class. She has been a certified yoga instructor since 2009.

 

Arrive early to claim your spot. Space is limited to 12 participants. Bring your own yoga mat (block and strap optional), and wear comfortable stretchy clothing. Barefoot is best. Must be 18 yrs old to participate.

 

Cost: $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Thu
25
Healthy Eating Kids Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Community Room
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Healthy Eating Kids Club
Thursday, September 25th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

Healthy snacks, fun crafts and a little bit of learning. That’s the Healthy Eating Kids Club! Join us on the last Thursday of the month for an afterschool special at Whole Foods. Kids from ages 2-8 welcome! RSVP at customer service or just come by. For more details email Sarah, our Healthy Eating Educator at sarah.krippner@wholefoods.com

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
Thursday, September 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Who doesn't love beer and brats? ...And Oom-pah music?! Join us for a lively chat to celebrate the arrival of fall and all the food and drink it brings! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
27
Local Farm to Table Dinner
6:00 PM @ Outdoor cafe
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Local Farm to Table Dinner
Saturday, September 27th
6:00 PM
Outdoor cafe , $35 per person

Join us for a gourmet Farm to Table dinner in celebration of local food. Enjoy a four-course meal and wine tasting as you learn the tricks of the trade from local growers and producers. $35 per person.

All proceeds to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation's “Growing Healthy Kids” campaign which provides school garden and salad bar grants in this local area and throughout the country.

Reserve your seat with payment at our customer service desk. For more information contact us at 678-996-9700.

Space is limited.

Tue
30
Tales for Tots
10:00 AM @ Community Room
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Tales for Tots
Tuesday, September 30th
10:00 AM
Community Room

Parents & their tots are invited to join us Tuesdays at 10am for a story time read by one of our very own Team Members, crafts, and a snack.

*Every mom who attends with their tot will receive a FREE gallon of 365 Everyday Value Organic Milk with $30 purchase.

Events At Nearby Stores

Friday Yoga Class
Friday, September 19th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
John's Creek, $7 Drop in

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher. Class is every Friday from 9:00-10:00am, and only $10 per person. Buy classes in bulk and save!

Find your center and gain focus Health Starts Here™ presents Hope’s Yoga, an all levels, Hatha yoga class, instructed by Hope (Karen) Knosher.

Focaccia Fridays
Friday, September 19th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cobb Harry's, $5

Dress your own Focaccia Bread every Friday for $5!

Dress your own Focaccia Bread every Friday for $5!

Friday Night Flights
Friday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon, $5+tax

Celebrate beer on tap!  Taste 6 draft beers, plus some of our favorite cheeses.  Check in and pay at Customer Service, then visit our tasting stations.

Celebrate beer on tap!  Taste 6 draft beers, plus some of our favorite cheeses.  Check in and pay at Customer Service, then visit our tasting stations.