April 2013

Tue
02
Transportation
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Transportation
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Bus, train, bike or feet? Which is your favorite non-car transit?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Thu
04
365 Spring Things for a Perfect Picnic (Sampling Event!)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store-wide
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365 Spring Things for a Perfect Picnic (Sampling Event!)
Thursday, April 4th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store-wide, Free, Just stop by!

 

Gather ‘round spring things. Taste your way around the store as each department features dishes and products perfect for making your spring picnic a hit. Each recipe will include at least one, 365 Everyday Value® ingredient! 

Fri
05
Health Starts Here Demonstrations - Meet Julie at the kiosk in Produce!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ The Healthy Eating Information Station in Produce
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Health Starts Here Demonstrations - Meet Julie at the kiosk in Produce!
Friday, April 5th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
The Healthy Eating Information Station in Produce, Free, Just stop by!

 

Health Starts Here Mucho Mangos! Free

Friday, April 5, 11:30am-2:30pm

Sampling Tofu Veggie Skewers with Mango Jerk Sauce. 

 

365 Spring Things for a Perfect Picnic

Thursday, April 4, 5-6:30pm

Julie is preparing pineapple and water chestnut lettuce wraps.  Our Whole Trade Pineapples are grown using sustainable agricultural methods, which are great for our environment! 

 

Health Starts Here Pasta Pizzazz! Free

Wednesday, April 10, 11:30-2:30pm

Sample Whole Wheat Penne Pasta in Spicy Rose Sauce.  Dairy and Oil Free, totally Vegan and guilt free! 

 

Health Starts Here Spring Grilling, Free

Wednesday, April 17, 11:30-2:30pm

Health Starts Here Specialist, Julie Joiner will be preparing Grilled Asparagus Bundles with a Dijon Orange Vinaigrette.  Stop by and try a sample!

 

 

Health Starts Here Roasted Asparagus Demo, Free

Friday, April 19, 12:00pm-3:00pm

Enjoy a taste of one of Julie’s favorite vegetables…Asparagus!  Julie will be preparing Roasted Asparagus with Sesame Chili and Garlic.  Find out some of the reasons why Asparagus is so good for you!  Samples Provided. 

 

Happy Earth Day!  FREE

Monday, April 22, 12:00-3:00pm

Celebrate Earth’s Special Day by coming by the Health Starts Here Station for a sample of a fresh, green drink.  Cheers, to Mother Earth! 

Mon
08
Food
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Food
Monday, April 8th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What's your favorite way to enjoy locally sourced ingredients?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Tue
09
Pretty Picks for Tabletops. Floral Class
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Pretty Picks for Tabletops. Floral Class
Tuesday, April 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 per person

 

Spring is tulip season and we’re showing you how to arrange and care for your tulips. We’re paring tulips with citrus for a truly pretty tabletop arrangement. Vases, shears, and flowers are provided. Preregistration is required at Customer Service. Hosted by Rebecca Oros. 

Thu
11
Health Starts Here Store Tour
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Meet at Customer Service
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Health Starts Here Store Tour
Thursday, April 11th
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Meet at Customer Service, Free, please preregister

 

Julie will introduce you to ANDI, our food scoring system, and show you where to find the healthiest foods in the store.  You’ll get to know foods that follow our 4 pillars of healthy eating: Whole Foods, Nutrient Dense, Healthy Fats and Plant Strong.  Each participant will receive a reusable bag with goodies to take home. Preregister at customer service.

Fri
12
Wholly Cannoli! Sweets & Italian Music
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Outside on the patio
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Wholly Cannoli! Sweets & Italian Music
Friday, April 12th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Outside on the patio, Free, Just stop by!

 

Tonight we’re kicking off a 3-day Cannoli Sale (2 for $5), April 12-14! Very popular in Italian-American cuisine, these originally Sicilian delights are coming out of their pastry shells, so to speak. Sample our deliziosa cannolis with 365 Everyday Value sparkling Italian water or an Italian wine while listening to authentic Italian classics. What’s more… everything is free of artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors and preservatives, and there are never added sulfites in our wines. Pure Italian goodness. 

Sat
13
Muchos Mangos Fiesta
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Muchos Mangos Fiesta
Saturday, April 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, Free, Just stop by!

 

It’s peak season for mangos and we’re excited about it! Join us for store-wide mango recipe sampling, and Mexican music in the café. 

Mon
15
Home
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Home
Monday, April 15th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Vintage charm. What is salvaged, repurposed or reclaimed in your home?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Tue
16
Eat Vegan on $4 a Day, Free (must pre-register)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ In the Cafe
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Eat Vegan on $4 a Day, Free (must pre-register)
Tuesday, April 16th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
In the Cafe, Free, please preregister

 

Author Ellen Jaffe Jones will be in the store giving an informative lecture about her choice to eat vegan and how that choice supports both her personal health and the environment.  Ms. Jones also explains how to do it all on only $4 a day!  Book-signing immediately following.  Books will be available for purchase at the event.  Food Samples provided.  Pre register at Customer Service

Thu
18
Products Made on Earth, Store-Wide Demonstration
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store-wide
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Products Made on Earth, Store-Wide Demonstration
Thursday, April 18th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store-wide, Free, Just stop by!

 

We’re sampling our special Earth Month products…Made on Earth, of course! Each product has a good reason to be part of our Made on Earth list. Ex: Whole Foods Market Organic Goat Cheese comes from a creamery that generates its own power with an anaerobic digester and is handcrafted with milk collected from small, family farms.

Thu
18
Products Made on Earth, Store-Wide Demonstration
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store-wide
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Products Made on Earth, Store-Wide Demonstration
Thursday, April 18th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store-wide, Free, Just stop by!

 

We’re sampling our special Earth Month products…Made on Earth, of course! Each product has a good reason to be part of our Made on Earth list. Ex: Whole Foods Market Organic Goat Cheese comes from a creamery that generates its own power with an anaerobic digester and is handcrafted with milk collected from small, family farms.

Sat
20
Earthlings Unite!
12:00 AM @ The Store
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Earthlings Unite!
Saturday, April 20th
12:00 AM
The Store, Free

 

Calling All Earthlings!

We're having an out-of-this-world bash on Saturday, April 20th.

Check with your local store for specific times.

Select your local store to get details.

Sat
20
Shop Like an Earthling. Store Tour.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Meet at Customer Service
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Shop Like an Earthling. Store Tour.
Saturday, April 20th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Meet at Customer Service, Free, please preregister

 

Like to eat your greens and save some green? Join Melanie Seibold, Catering Specialist, for an informative and tasty tour of Whole Foods Market.  She will point out ways to save some green and select the most environmentally friendly products throughout the store. We’ll point out local products, 365 Everyday Value, our Eco-Scale rankings, the Whole Trade Guarantee, and Non-GMO verified products.

 

Tour begins at Customer Service and each participant will receive a reusable bag with goodies to take home. Preregistration is required.

Sat
20
We are Earthlings. Join Us! Earth Day Celebration
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Outside of the store
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We are Earthlings. Join Us! Earth Day Celebration
Saturday, April 20th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Outside of the store , Free, Just stop by!

 

Enjoy food, music and education that are perfect for kids and adults. We care about our community and our environment and we’re committed to a SUSTAINABLE future.

Event Details:

  • Music, face painting & kids crafts
  • $5 Burger/veggie burger cookout benefiting Helps Outreach
  • Informative booths from local conservation organizations
  • Reusable bag swap – bring in any old reusable bag and we’ll swap it with our new ones for free (old bags will be donated)
  • Local, Kitchen Gardens Herbs recipe sampling
  • Whole Foods Market Green Mission Team information station

FYI:

Our bags are made from 80% post consumer compost and have a 100% guarantee – if it ever rips or tears bring it in for a free replacement.

 

Since 2008 we have been committed to using only paper bags – NO PLASTIC EVER! Use your reusable bag to shop and save or donate $0.10 per bag from your bill. 

Mon
22
Energy
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Energy
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What do you do for energy? Wind? Solar? Coffee? Chocolate?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Wed
24
Health Starts Here Raw Foods!
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Health Starts Here Raw Foods!
Wednesday, April 24th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 per person

 

Julie Joiner, our Health Starts Here Specialist will spend the evening showing you how to prepare several amazing raw dishes. Samples Provided.  Preregistration Required.

Sat
27
Sustainable Seafood Sampling
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store-wide
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Sustainable Seafood Sampling
Saturday, April 27th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store-wide, Free, Just stop by!

 

In honor of Earth Month, each department will create a recipe around Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Certified, Cod or Halibut, for you to sample and enjoy! Purchase MSC Certified seafood and support sustainability! Visit MSC.org.

Mon
29
Parent Appreciation Day (The last Monday of every month)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Pick up your vouchers at Customer Service
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Parent Appreciation Day (The last Monday of every month)
Monday, April 29th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Pick up your vouchers at Customer Service, Free

Mom and Dad, because you do so much, you are welcome to drop by for one free small coffee or tea of the day from our coffee bar and a sugar cookie from our fresh-baked pastry case! Pick up your voucher from Customer Service.

Events At Nearby Stores

There are no upcoming events at nearby stores.