June 2013

Sat
01
In the Garden with Steve! Raised Bed Gardens
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ In front of the Store
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In the Garden with Steve! Raised Bed Gardens
Saturday, June 1st
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
In front of the Store, Free

Join Steve for a spring Garden Class: Raised Bed & Container Gardening! Special Guest & Master Gardeners from the Wake County Extension Office will be discussing how to create these successful gardens at home. Please register by phone or at our customer service desk

Sun
02
Sushi 101
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ In our conference room
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Sushi 101
Sunday, June 2nd
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
In our conference room, $15

Join Genji Sushi for a Sushi 101 class! Learn the basics of making & rolling sushi at home. Take home some treats & goodies, and enjoy an evening of fun and food! $15 per person or $30 for 2! (Great for date night!) Please register for this class by calling the store or at our customer service desk. Space is limited!

Thu
06
Thursday Tasting Tour: Summer Treats!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Summer Treats!
Thursday, June 6th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

This week's theme is SUMMER TREATS!

Thu
13
Thursday Tasting Tour: Dinner for Dad!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Dinner for Dad!
Thursday, June 13th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

This week's theme is Dinner for Dad! Get your grill ready!

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Vitamix!
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM @ In the Bulk Department
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Vitamix!
Friday, June 14th
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
In the Bulk Department, Varies by model

Vitamix is HERE! Stop in and see them in action, learn about this amazing machine, and get a deal while they are in the store! You'll wonder what you did in your kitchen without it!

Thu
20
Thursday Tasting Tour: We Choose Local!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Thursday Tasting Tour: We Choose Local!
Thursday, June 20th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

This week's theme is CHOOSE LOCAL!

Sun
23
In the Garden with Steve! Share the BUZZ
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ In front of the store
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In the Garden with Steve! Share the BUZZ
Sunday, June 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
In front of the store, Free

Join our Healthy Eating Liaison Steve for a summer addition to the garden series! Today, he's sharing the Buzz about bees and other pollinators! Laura from Vintage Bee Honey will be coming out to sample honey and show off her hive! Kids & Adults are sure to enjoy this event with lots of information and fun activities!

Thu
27
Thursday Tasting Tour: Cherries!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Cherries!
Thursday, June 27th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

This week's Theme: Cherries! Sweet, Savory and everything in between!

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
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.

Sun
30
In the Garden with Steve! What to do with What you GREW!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ At Cooking North Raleigh
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In the Garden with Steve! What to do with What you GREW!
Sunday, June 30th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
At Cooking North Raleigh, Free

Join our Healthey Eating Specialist Steve for a special class in his summer garden series! Now that you have grown some great fruits & veggies, see some great ways to eat & share them! Demo Specialist, Sherry Thrasher will be demonstrating the basics of canning, and some delicious jam & preserve recipes! Please register at Customer Service for this event- space is limited!

Events At Nearby Stores

$2 Pizza Slices for College Students!
Tuesday, September 2nd
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3540 Wade Avenue, $2 per slice with Student ID

Every Tuesday 4-7 pm only, college students can get a slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza for only $2* with your college ID (flash it at the register for the discount).

Call The Gotcha Ride- NC State for a free round trip from campus!
1-844-NC-STATE

*Offer valid on 2 slices per student, Save $1.50 per slice.

Healthy Shopping Tip:

Fill up a container of your favorite veggies from the salad bar for the week. They are washed, chopped and ready to dunk in hummus when you need a healthy snack. 

Every Tuesday 4-7 pm o

Mongolian Bar!
Wednesday, September 3rd
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
3540 Wade Avenue, $6.00

Made to order Mongolian Stir-fry! Choose your protein and vegetables; we'll stir-fry everything and serve it over rice! Only $6.00 and proceeds go to benefit Whole Kids Foundation!

Made to order Mongolian Stir-fry! Choose your protein and vegetables; we'll stir-fry everything and serve it over rice!

Mongolian Bar!
Wednesday, September 3rd
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
3540 Wade Avenue, $6.00

Made to order Mongolian Stir-fry! Choose your protein and vegetables; we'll stir-fry everything and serve it over rice! Only $6.00 and proceeds go to benefit Whole Kids Foundation!

Made to order Mongolian Stir-fry! Choose your protein and vegetables; we'll stir-fry everything and serve it over rice!