July 2013

Wed
03
Fourth of July Favorites
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Fourth of July Favorites
Wednesday, July 3rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Want to keep up your healthy eating throughout the holiday? Jackie will sample yummy recipes and give you tricks for staying away from the bad stuff, while enjoying the good.

Fri
05
Seasons' Best
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Seasons' Best
Friday, July 5th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

One of the best things about summer, besides the beach and hot weather, is the summer food! Join us on this day, to enjoy tastings from different departments that will be featuring the seasons' best products.

Mon
08
Pack a Healthy Beach Bag
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Pack a Healthy Beach Bag
Monday, July 8th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

It may seem like it's easier to toss junk food into your beach tote, but Jackie has tricks up her sleeve for healthy foods that keep you happy, satisfied and away from the snack bar.

Tue
09
Health Starts Here Tours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Health Starts Here Tours
Tuesday, July 9th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

If you've been thinking about eating healthier or learning about new foods, Jackie's tours are a great way to start the process. She'll take you through the store, talk to you about the best foods to load your cabinets with and teach you about label reading.

Wed
10
Cherry Fest
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Cherry Fest
Wednesday, July 10th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Is there anything better than a ripe and juicy cherry? We don't think so either- join us for Cherry Fest; a storewide tasting of dishes featuring season ready cherries.

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
Thursday, July 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Local produce, local bread, local cheese - come and share your stories of the local artisans and products you most enjoy. We'll chat about how you find great local products and how to support those that produce them. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
12
Summer Sippers
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Summer Sippers
Friday, July 12th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Store, Free

Looking for something to quench that thirst during the long hots days of summer? Come try refreshing beverages that vary from coconut water and iced teas to infused water and kombucha.

Mon
15
Seafood Skewers Lunch
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Front of the STore
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Seafood Skewers Lunch
Monday, July 15th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Front of the STore, 2 for $5

Grab lunch with our Seafood Team! These fillet savvy team members will take a time out from behind the counter and be grilling some delicious eats outside.

Tue
16
Oven-Free Summer Desserts
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Oven-Free Summer Desserts
Tuesday, July 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Want to enjoy delicious desserts for the summer without turning the oven on? Join Jackie for healthy desserts that will leave you wishing you had more.

Wed
17
Healthy Summer Salads
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Healthy Summer Salads
Wednesday, July 17th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Salad does not have to mean just lettuce and tomato! Join Jackie for some fantastic Health Starts Here approved salads. They're satisfying, sensational and a snap to toss together.

Fri
19
Strawberry Tasting
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Strawberry Tasting
Friday, July 19th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Nothing says summer more than our fresh organic strawberries. Waiting all year to get this perfect berry, we are celebrating their long awaited return with a storewide tasting. Check out different recipes and dishes in each department.

Tue
23
Local Summer Produce
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Local Summer Produce
Tuesday, July 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

It's finally local produce season! Join Jack for a tasting of some of our bountiful local harvest at her desk.

Wed
24
Grilled Stone Fruit
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Grilled Stone Fruit
Wednesday, July 24th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Summer fruit is sensational all on its own, but when you feel like you want to splurge, toss your peaches, plums and nectarines on the grill! the fruit caramelizes and the extra sweetness is a real treat. Stop by Jackie's desk- she'll show you some of her favorite recipes.

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
Thursday, July 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Before summer fades into fall, be sure to make time for one last summer hurrah - or maybe even two or three. Let's chat about your favorite dishes, entertaining tips, and libations for sending summer off just right. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
26
Meat Grilling Burgers for New Burger Program
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Meat Grilling Burgers for New Burger Program
Friday, July 26th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front of the Store, Free

Try a new burger from our Meat Department. They will be grilling and sampling outside, sharing their delightful-tasting new line of stuffed burgers that are filled with cheese, jalapeno, and barbecue sauce.

Fri
26
Specialty Local Cheese Fare
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Specialty Local Cheese Fare
Friday, July 26th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

our selection of local cheeses is something we are most proud of. Come see our Specialty Team to sample delicious cheeses and support our local vendors.

Sat
27
Ice Cream Social
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Frozen Department
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Ice Cream Social
Saturday, July 27th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Frozen Department, Free

Join us for a nationwide event! Every Whole Foods Market across the country is having an Ice Cream Social to enjoy the simplicity of summer and cooling off with a nice cold dessert. We will have different flavors, toppings and even dairy-free samples.

Wed
31
Green Quest Composting Class
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Back Cafe
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Green Quest Composting Class
Wednesday, July 31st
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Back Cafe, Free

Join us and Green Quest for a compost education workshop. While they focus on Bokashi Composting, they will be showing us different methods and popular practices on how to be environmental friendly and have a green mission.

Events At Nearby Stores

Trivia Night!
Wednesday, July 9th
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Roof, FREE

Join us for a mid-week pick me up at The Roof with Trivia Night hosted by our friends at Trivia NYC! You’ll not only get bragging rights if you win, but some awesome prizes.

Join us for a mid-week pick me up at The Roof with Trivia Night hosted by our friends at Trivia NYC! You’ll not only get bragging rights if you win, but some awesome prizes.

Storewide Tasting Night!
Thursday, July 10th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Demo Carts throughout the store, FREE

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.

Slow & Low BBQ
Saturday, July 12th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Marlboro Cafe , FREE registration required

Learn the secrets of creating your own classic BBQ dishes at home using an ordinary backyard grill.  It doesn’t matter whether your grill is gas or charcoal, you can still make great slow smoked meats such as ribs, pulled pork or chicken at home if you follow a few simple techniques.  Our Culinary Specialist Jonathan, former Chef/Owner of his own BBQ catering company, will share his experience with you in this class where you will learn to prepare a slow smoked BBQ menu and taste some delicious samples. Registration required and space is limited http://www.eventbrite.com/e/slow-low-bbq-tickets-12141279895