March 2014

Sat
01
Cupcakes for a Cause – Women Against Abuse
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Bakery
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Cupcakes for a Cause – Women Against Abuse
Saturday, March 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Bakery,

Our Bakery is joining the fight against domestic violence and YOU can help be a part of the solution!  Pick up our made-in-house Women Against Abuse Purple Cupcake from the bakery on March 1 – 26, and we will donate $1 to Women Against Abuse for every one of those WAA Purple Cupcakes sold!

Why are the cupcakes purple? Purple is the color of the anti-domestic violence movement.  Join Women Against Abuse on Thursday, March 27 for Dish It Up – their annual fundraising event and only female chef competition in Philadelphia.   leading female chefs from across Philadelphia compete for the Purple Dish Award.  For tickets and more information, visit us at www.womenagainstabuse.org or call 215-386-1280 x146.

About Women Against Abuse

Women Against Abuse is the leading domestic violence service provider and advocate in Philadelphia, serving 15,000 people each year. We operate the city’s only emergency shelter for women and children seeking safety from abusive homes. We also provide transitional and permanent supportive  housing, legal aid, trauma-informed behavioral health care, hotline counseling and community education and training. You can learn more about our work and get involved by visiting www.womenagainstabuse.org

Wed
05
Local Vendor Night
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store
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Local Vendor Night
Wednesday, March 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store, Free!

Bring your appetite for our free Local Vendor Night every Wednesday at 5 – 7 p.m.  Sample different items from some of the top vendors in the area, all located within 100 miles of this store.  From spicy hot sauce to handmade granola to perfectly balanced coffee, there will be samples for everyone so don’t miss it a delicious evening!

Thu
06
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, March 6th
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
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
08
Crack the Parmigiano Reggiano – the Mightiest of Cheeses!
3:00 PM @ Specialty
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Crack the Parmigiano Reggiano – the Mightiest of Cheeses!
Saturday, March 8th
3:00 PM
Specialty, Free!

Join us to celebrate Parmigiano Reggiano, the “mightiest cheese,” with a “crack heard around the world.” Every Whole Foods Market store will simultaneously crack individual 85-pound wheels using traditional methods for cheese-loving crowds.  Two of our cheese team members will have a showdown to see who can crack the wheel fastest, and we will be featuring samples of our favorite Parmigiano Reggiano recipes, live music and more.  

Wed
12
5% Day for Whole Planet Foundation
12:00 AM @ Store
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5% Day for Whole Planet Foundation
Wednesday, March 12th
12:00 AM
Store

Several times a year, we hold 5% days, where 5% of that day’s net sales are donated to a nonprofit so this is our last big hurrah for the Whole Planet Foundation!  Do a little shopping (or a lot!) on March 12 and help us reach out goal of raising $30,001 at Callowhill!

Wed
12
Local Vendor Night
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store
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Local Vendor Night
Wednesday, March 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store, Free!

Bring your appetite for our free Local Vendor Night every Wednesday at 5 – 7 p.m.  Sample different items from some of the top vendors in the area, all located within 100 miles of this store.  From spicy hot sauce to handmade granola to perfectly balanced coffee, there will be samples for everyone so don’t miss it a delicious evening!

Thu
13
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, March 13th
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
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four 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.

Sat
15
Pancake Breakfast for Whole Planet Foundation
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Prepared Foods
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Pancake Breakfast for Whole Planet Foundation
Saturday, March 15th
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Prepared Foods, $5

Sunday breakfast with friends and family is a tradition that should never end! Gather everyone in the car and come over for an awesome breakfast of homemade pancakes with all the toppings – plus all proceeds will go to the Whole Planet Foundation.

Sat
15
Cookbook Class: Vedge!
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Community Room
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Cookbook Class: Vedge!
Saturday, March 15th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Community Room, Free!

Your favorite vegan restaurant now has a cookbook! The award winning chefs of Vedge restaurant has put together a collection of their favorite recipes, some of which come directly from the menu. Join Sloan as she breaks down these recipes into easy meals everyone can enjoy at home. Advanced registration is required. Please reserve your spot at customer service or email sloan.harrison@wholefoods.com today

Wed
19
Local Vendor Night
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store
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Local Vendor Night
Wednesday, March 19th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store, Free!

Bring your appetite for our free Local Vendor Night every Wednesday at 5 – 7 p.m.  Sample different items from some of the top vendors in the area, all located within 100 miles of this store.  From spicy hot sauce to handmade granola to perfectly balanced coffee, there will be samples for everyone so don’t miss it a delicious evening!

Wed
19
Wellness Tour with Sloan
6:00 PM @ Meet at Customer Service
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Wellness Tour with Sloan
Wednesday, March 19th
6:00 PM
Meet at Customer Service, Free

Your New Year’s resolutions don’t end in February. Let’s keep the healthy eating momentum going with Wellness Tours! Join Sloan as she takes you throughout our store highlighting key foods that will help you maintain a healthy lifestyle. Space is limited so visit customer service or email sloan.harrison@wholefoods.com and reserve your spot today! 

Thu
20
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, March 20th
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
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Flea Market & Giving Grill for Whole Planet Foundation
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Outside
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Flea Market & Giving Grill for Whole Planet Foundation
Saturday, March 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Outside

We’ve been saving a few of our favorite discontinued items to sell at flea market prices with all proceeds benefiting the Whole Planet Foundation.  Grab a burger (or veggie burger) and great deal!

Sun
23
Mommy & Me: Smoothies & A Movie!
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Community Room
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Mommy & Me: Smoothies & A Movie!
Sunday, March 23rd
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Room, Free!

This month’s Mommy & Me is all about getting the kiddies excited about eating healthy! During this class we will be making delicious spinach smoothies and watching Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2. This class is FREE and advanced sign- up is required. Please reserve your spot at customer service or email sloan.harrison@wholefoods.com today!

Mon
24
Spaghetti Dinner for Whole Planet Foundation
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Spaghetti Dinner for Whole Planet Foundation
Monday, March 24th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5

Head to Prepared Foods and join us for a spaghetti dinner!  For a $5 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation, you can enjoy our delicious pasta, marinara and cheese.  

Wed
26
Local Vendor Night
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store
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Local Vendor Night
Wednesday, March 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store, Free!

Bring your appetite for our free Local Vendor Night every Wednesday at 5 – 7 p.m.  Sample different items from some of the top vendors in the area, all located within 100 miles of this store.  From spicy hot sauce to handmade granola to perfectly balanced coffee, there will be samples for everyone so don’t miss it a delicious evening!

Thu
27
Cupcake Happy Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bakery
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Cupcake Happy Hour
Thursday, March 27th
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
27
GO Veggie! Tour Stop
6:00 PM @ Produce
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GO Veggie! Tour Stop
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM
Produce, Free!

Want to discover delicious dairy free recipes that are easy to make? Join us here at Whole Foods Market Callowhill on Thursday, March 27th at 6pm for a free culinary demonstration with GO Veggie! Chef ambassadors Heather and Jenny of Spork Foods, a leading Los Angeles vegan cooking school, will demonstrate simple yet delicious recipes that are perfect for your healthy lifestyle. Attendees will even receive a GO Veggie! gift pack while supplies last. For more information, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/451435591646607/

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
29
PAWS Adoption Day!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Outside
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PAWS Adoption Day!
Saturday, March 29th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Outside, Free!

Meet our Nickels for Nonprofits partner PAWS and their adorable (and adoptable!) animals.  PAWS, the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society, is dedicated to saving Philadelphia's homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals. PAWS is the city's largest no-kill shelter and operates a high-volume, low-cost spay/neuter clinic serving pet owners and rescue organizations that lack access to affordable basic veterinary care. Through its adoption locations, special events, and foster care network, PAWS finds loving homes for thousands of animals each year.  Stop by to meet some of their adoptable animals and learn how to get involved!

Sun
30
Giving Grill for Whole Planet Foundation
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Outside
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Giving Grill for Whole Planet Foundation
Sunday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Outside

Burgers and veggie burgers on the grill with proceeds benefiting the Whole Planet Foundation!

Events At Nearby Stores

Kiddie Yoga with Water & Rock Studio: Ages 7-14
Sunday, September 21st
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Room, $5 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation

It’s time to get moving! Join us for kids yoga classes in our community room courtesy of Water and Rock studio. Sunday, September 21st from 10-11am we will be hosting a class for kids ages 7-14; on Monday, September 22nd from 11-12 pm we will be hosting a class for kids ages 2-6 pm. Please RSVP to reserve your spot by calling 610-832-0010. Class is a $5 donation benefiting the Whole Kids Foundation.

It’s time to get moving! Join us for kids yoga classes in our community room courtesy of Water and Rock studio.

National Drive Electric Week @ Tesla Devon
Sunday, September 21st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tesla, 470 W Lancaster Ave, Wayne, PA 19087, FREE

Join us in a celebration of electric vehicles across the street at the Tesla Motors Dealership! Guest speakers, all kinds of models of electric cars and plenty of fun. 

 

For more details, please see: National Drive Electric Week Devon

 

Join us in a celebration of electric vehicles across the street at the Tesla Motors Dealership! Guest speakers, all kinds of models of electric cars and plenty of fun. 

 

Kids in the Kitchen: Grapeful for Grapes
Sunday, September 21st
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Community Room, FREE

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Genevieve, as she teaches kids how to make their own after-school snacks featuring the wonderful grape! Ages 2-10. Class is FREE,  but sign up required. Call 610-832-0010 or email Genevieve.Greco@wholefoods.com to reserve your spot!

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Genevieve, as she teaches kids how to make their own after-school snacks featuring the wonderful grape! Ages 2-10. Class is FREE,  but sign up required.