January 2014

Thu
02
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, January 2nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bakery, Free!

Sweets + Spirits = Happy Hour Cupcakes! Stop by to sample our happy hour-inspired cupcakes from the Cosmopolitan to Vegan Pineapple Basil Mojito to the Mimosa every Thursday at 5 - 7pm.  New flavors each week so stay tuned!

Sat
04
Share the Health Tasting!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store
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Share the Health Tasting!
Saturday, January 4th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store, Free!

Health Starts Here has a new look and a new taste! Join us for a storewide tasting to see the new look and to sample some of our new Health Starts Here dishes. This event is FREE for all so stop in and let us know what you think!

Mon
06
Meatless Mondays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Meatless Mondays
Monday, January 6th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

We are kicking off Meatless Mondays in January! Our Prepared Foods Hot Bar and Salad Bar will be highlighting vegetarian dishes in their department with a new vegetarian theme every week. All you need to do is grab a “Meatless Monday” plate for flat fee of $8 and fill it up with as many veggies as you like…as long as the lid can fit! Look for Sloan to get your Meatless Monday plate. She will also have cool Meatless Monday’s recipes and your chance to win a Healthy Gift Basket. There will be a new prize every week so stop in, and get healthy with us!

Thu
09
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, January 9th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bakery, Free!

Sweets + Spirits = Happy Hour Cupcakes! Stop by to sample our happy hour-inspired cupcakes from the Cosmopolitan to Vegan Pineapple Basil Mojito to the Mimosa every Thursday at 5 - 7pm.  New flavors each week so stay tuned!

Mon
13
Meatless Mondays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Meatless Mondays
Monday, January 13th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

We are kicking off Meatless Mondays in January! Our Prepared Foods Hot Bar and Salad Bar will be highlighting vegetarian dishes in their department with a new vegetarian theme every week. All you need to do is grab a “Meatless Monday” plate for flat fee of $8 and fill it up with as many veggies as you like…as long as the lid can fit! Look for Sloan to get your Meatless Monday plate. She will also have cool Meatless Monday’s recipes and your chance to win a Healthy Gift Basket. There will be a new prize every week so stop in, and get healthy with us!

Thu
16
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, January 16th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bakery, Free!

Sweets + Spirits = Happy Hour Cupcakes! Stop by to sample our happy hour-inspired cupcakes from the Cosmopolitan to Vegan Pineapple Basil Mojito to the Mimosa every Thursday at 5 - 7pm.  New flavors each week so stay tuned!

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
Thursday, January 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Keeping your resolutions going can be difficult. Join us to share and learn how and where to find the motivation to stay on track with your healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sun
19
Mommy & Me: Story Time!
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Community Room
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Mommy & Me: Story Time!
Sunday, January 19th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Community Room, Free!

Calling all parents and kids, join Sloan on a healthy eating adventure! It’s story time and Sloan has chosen 3 exciting books to help teach kids the importance of eating healthy. Bring a comfy blanket and your appetite as we read, learn, and snack on all things healthy! Space is limited so advanced registration is needed. Email sloan.harrison@wholefoods.com or sign-up at customer service today.

Mon
20
Meatless Mondays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Meatless Mondays
Monday, January 20th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

We are kicking off Meatless Mondays in January! Our Prepared Foods Hot Bar and Salad Bar will be highlighting vegetarian dishes in their department with a new vegetarian theme every week. All you need to do is grab a “Meatless Monday” plate for flat fee of $8 and fill it up with as many veggies as you like…as long as the lid can fit! Look for Sloan to get your Meatless Monday plate. She will also have cool Meatless Monday’s recipes and your chance to win a Healthy Gift Basket. There will be a new prize every week so stop in, and get healthy with us!

Wed
22
5% Day for the Veterans Multi-Service Center
12:00 AM @ Store
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5% Day for the Veterans Multi-Service Center
Wednesday, January 22nd
12:00 AM
Store, Free!

Mark your calendars for one of our favorite days of the year – 5% Days!  Shop on Wednesday, January 15 and we will donate 5% of our net sales to the Veterans Multi-Service Center.  Founded in 1980, the VMC serves over 2,500 local veterans every year, providing over 172,000 meals to homeless veterans, assisting with housing and job placement.  Every dollar you spend on January 15 will help the VMC provide meals, services, programs and opportunities to veterans right here in Philadelphia.

Thu
23
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, January 23rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bakery, Free!

Sweets + Spirits = Happy Hour Cupcakes! Stop by to sample our happy hour-inspired cupcakes from the Cosmopolitan to Vegan Pineapple Basil Mojito to the Mimosa every Thursday at 5 - 7pm.  New flavors each week so stay tuned!

Thu
23
Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
Thursday, January 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we approach the end of the first month of the new year, join in to share and learn ways to keep things delicious and interesting for your long term healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Mon
27
Meatless Mondays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Meatless Mondays
Monday, January 27th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

We are kicking off Meatless Mondays in January! Our Prepared Foods Hot Bar and Salad Bar will be highlighting vegetarian dishes in their department with a new vegetarian theme every week. All you need to do is grab a “Meatless Monday” plate for flat fee of $8 and fill it up with as many veggies as you like…as long as the lid can fit! Look for Sloan to get your Meatless Monday plate. She will also have cool Meatless Monday’s recipes and your chance to win a Healthy Gift Basket. There will be a new prize every week so stop in, and get healthy with us!

Wed
29
Share the Health Cooking Demo: Collards!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Produce
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Share the Health Cooking Demo: Collards!
Wednesday, January 29th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Produce, Free!

Move over Kale, there’s another leafy green in town and this is not his first rodeo! Join Sloan for this fun demo as she reintroduces you to the Collard, Collard Green that is. This class does not require any registration and it’s FREE. So stop on by and taste what’s cooking!

Thu
30
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, January 30th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bakery, Free!

Sweets + Spirits = Happy Hour Cupcakes! Stop by to sample our happy hour-inspired cupcakes from the Cosmopolitan to Vegan Pineapple Basil Mojito to the Mimosa every Thursday at 5 - 7pm.  New flavors each week so stay tuned!

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Kids Club
Tuesday, January 27th
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, $2 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation per kid

Join us every Tuesday at 9:30am in the cafe for kids activities and fun!

Join us every Tuesday at 9:30am in the cafe for kids activities and fun!

TASTE!
Tuesday, January 27th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wynnewood , Free!

Enjoy samples from our Produce, Specialty, Seafood and Bakery departments!

Enjoy samples from our Produce, Specialty, Seafood and Bakery departments!

Cheese Class
Tuesday, January 27th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cherry Hill, Free

Cheese night is something to get excited about! Sign up for one of the two 45-minute sessions, every Tuesday night, 6-6:45pm or 6:45-7:30. Jenny, our Specialty Team Leader & Certified cheesemonger, teaches the ins and outs of cheese pairing with a new theme each week! The best part? BYOB Bring your own wine or beer to enjoy in or cafe through the class! (Please bring your own glass, as we are unable to provide glass service.) This workshop is Free to attend, but registeration is required; to reserve spaces, please sign up at the Customer Service Booth or email: jenny.harris@wholefoods.com

Cheese night is something to get excited about! Sign up for one of the two 45-minute sessions, every Tuesday night, 6-6:45pm or 6:45-7:30.