August 2013

Thu
01
Summer Kids Club
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ In the cafe
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Summer Kids Club
Thursday, August 1st
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
In the cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids (Ages 7-12) to Summer Kids Club every Thursday* from 10-11am in the cafe with our one and only Miss Jennifer! Each week will feature a different activity including a make and take craft or a hands on cooking class! Each activity is limited to the first 20 kids, so reserve your space early by clicking the links below: 

 

*Kids Club every Thursday except July 4th. Registration for each class is required.

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
08
Summer Kids Club
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ In the cafe
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Summer Kids Club
Thursday, August 8th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
In the cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids (Ages 7-12) to Summer Kids Club every Thursday* from 10-11am in the cafe with our one and only Miss Jennifer! Each week will feature a different activity including a make and take craft or a hands on cooking class! Each activity is limited to the first 20 kids, so reserve your space early by clicking the links below: 

 

*Kids Club every Thursday except July 4th. Registration for each class is required.

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
09
Sanglier Farm-To-Table Wine Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Dining Room
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Sanglier Farm-To-Table Wine Dinner
Friday, August 9th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dining Room, $35 per person

Join us for a farm-to-table wine dinner featuring highly acclaimed wines from Sonoma's Sanglier Cellars. Our chefs created a menu based on Sanglier's passion for food inspiring good wine. Menu to feature:

 Appetizer

Fresh watermelon & arugula salad

Paired with 2012 Rose Du Tusque

Second Course

Chicken Picatta with Mediterranean cous cous

Paired with 2010 Chardonnay

Third Course

Cherry glazed duck breast with rustic roasted vegetables and balsamic roasted strawberries

Paired with 2010 Pinot Noir

Dessert

Black Forest Cherry Espresso Cake

2009 Boars Camp

Space limited to 55 guests. Ages 21 and up. Make your reservation by clicking HERE.

Sat
10
Hatch Hatch Baby!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Hatch Hatch Baby!
Saturday, August 10th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Hatch is here! Avoid the hatch withdrawls and come to Park Lane to stock up while you can! Today we need you to taste and decide which department has the tastiest hatch recipe! So pick up a ballot at any demo table and vote for your favorite! Your vote automatically makes you eligible for our raffle for a $100 Whole Foods Market gift card!

Sun
11
Back To School Fair
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Back To School Fair
Sunday, August 11th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

It's tax free weekend and we have TONS of back to school items on sale, as well as a variety of exciting activities and samples throughout the store. Bring the family and taste trendy lunchbox solutions, enter the kid's googlie eye scavenger hunt, and come early for gift card giveaways for the first 50 guests starting at 12pm!

Tue
13
Sierra Nevada IPA Glass Night
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ At the bar
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Sierra Nevada IPA Glass Night
Tuesday, August 13th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
At the bar, Prices Vary

Join us at the bar for a special tapping of rare and classic India Pale Ales from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. During the event pick up a IPA specific glass for $1 each! These special glasses complement the aroma, flavor, and appearance of this style of beer. Learn more about the design HERE. Beer prices vary. Ages 21 and up.

Wed
14
Belle Chevre Cheese Making Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Event Room
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Belle Chevre Cheese Making Class
Wednesday, August 14th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Event Room, $5 per person

Calling all cheese lovers! Join us for the much anticipated third edition of our Park Lane cheese class series. Owner Tasia Malakasis of Belle Chevre cheese will show you the process of making goat cheese for your home! In addition, taste her delicious assortment of goat cheeses and get all of your goat lovin' cheese questions answered from this award-winning cheese producer! Space limited to the first 55 guests. All ages welcome. Click HERE for tickets.

Thu
15
Summer Kids Club
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ In the cafe
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Summer Kids Club
Thursday, August 15th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
In the cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids (Ages 7-12) to Summer Kids Club every Thursday* from 10-11am in the cafe with our one and only Miss Jennifer! Each week will feature a different activity including a make and take craft or a hands on cooking class! Each activity is limited to the first 20 kids, so reserve your space early by clicking the links below: 

 

*Kids Club every Thursday except July 4th. Registration for each class is required.

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
17
Get Schooled
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Get Schooled
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

With the kids going back to school it is time to think about nutritious lunches for your kids! Come into the store today for your lunch favorites and samples new creative ideas to make your kids lunch a delight!

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
Rise & Shine
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Rise & Shine
Friday, August 23rd
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department, Prices vary

In a hurry for fast and fresh breakfast?! Park Lane has got you covered! From 7-10am each morning, enjoy a variety of made in store breakfast delights from our team of acclaimed chefs. Prices vary.

Sat
24
Rise & Shine
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Rise & Shine
Saturday, August 24th
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department, Prices vary

In a hurry for fast and fresh breakfast?! Park Lane has got you covered! From 7-10am each morning, enjoy a variety of made in store breakfast delights from our team of acclaimed chefs. Prices vary.

Sat
24
Easy Does It!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Easy Does It!
Saturday, August 24th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

With the kids back in school time is a premium. Come into the store today to sample great ideas for easy meal solutions!

Sun
25
Rise & Shine
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Rise & Shine
Sunday, August 25th
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department, Prices vary

In a hurry for fast and fresh breakfast?! Park Lane has got you covered! From 7-10am each morning, enjoy a variety of made in store breakfast delights from our team of acclaimed chefs. Prices vary.

Wed
28
Study Hall Mixer
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ At the bar
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Study Hall Mixer
Wednesday, August 28th
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
At the bar, $7 per person

Beat the first week of college blues and join us at the bar for a fun evening of drinks, appetizers, and giveaways! For $7, enjoy an assortment of appetizers, a beer flight, or a select glass of wine! We will be raffling off gift cards, college goodie bags, and more. So come hang out, mingle, or study with our complimentary Wi-Fi with drink in hand! Ages 21 and up. Click HERE for tickets.

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
We Love Local!
12:00 AM @ Store-wide
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We Love Local!
Friday, August 30th
12:00 AM
Store-wide, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate all things local! Come to the store this weekend and taste over 30 different foods from all over Texas! One taste and you'll see why the best foods are local!

Fri
30
Four Corners Beer Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Dining Room
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Four Corners Beer Dinner
Friday, August 30th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dining Room, $30

Join us for a local vegan beer dinner featuring craft brews from Dallas' own Four Corners Brewing Co. Enjoy a Latin American inspired menu by our team of vegan chefs! Menu to feature:

  • Fruiteria style jicama and watermelon salad paired with Four Corners Red's Roja.
  • Pupusa with curtido, salsa, and plantains paired with Four Corners El Chingon.
  • Salvadorian style rice with vegetable chick peas paired with Four Corners La Bajada.
  • Aztec chocolate chili cake paired with Four Corners Block Party Porter.

 Space limited. Ages 21 and up. Click HERE for tickets.

 

Can't wait to taste these great beers?! Stop by the Whole Foods Market booth at the 3rd annual Brewfest on August 23rd for FREE tastings of Four Corners brews!

Sat
31
We Love Local!
12:00 AM @ Store-wide
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We Love Local!
Saturday, August 31st
12:00 AM
Store-wide, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate all things local! Come to the store this weekend and taste over 30 different foods from all over Texas! One taste and you'll see why the best foods are local!

Sat
31
Labor Day
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Labor Day
Saturday, August 31st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

The summer’s last hooray is here! Join us for grilling outside, live music, and all of your holiday favorites!

Events At Nearby Stores

Learn How To Shop Organic and Save at Lakewood
Tuesday, September 23rd
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lakewood Cafe,

Did you know that it is possible to purchase

organic groceries for your family without

breaking the bank? Grab your fellow moms

and join us for a very special Moms Meet

event at your local Whole Foods Market to

learn more! During this fun and educational

event, you'll learn how to effectively shop your own local store for family friendly organics on a budget. Not only will you leave with a whole lot of valuable information on shopping for organic, wallet-friendly meals, you'll get a fabulous goody bag as well!

Event details:
  • This is a family friendly event, so feel free to bring your children along! All attendees will receive a thank you gift, which includes samples and coupons from our sponsors. Please contact Kirsten Hetherly at kirsten.hetherly@wholefoods.com if you have any questions.

  • Limited space, so hurry!

    There's limited spots for this event, so RSVP quickly. Otherwise, you'll be placed on a waitlist and will be contacted if a spot opens up.

  • Questions or Concerns?

    Email us at momambassadors@greenmomsmeet.com and we'll try our best to answer any questions you might have!

     

    Space is limited! So be sure to sign up HERE.

 

Growler Hour at Lakewood On Tap
Wednesday, September 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lakewood On Tap,

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

Wines from New Zealand
Wednesday, September 24th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Upstairs Classroom, FREE

We are excited to showcase 6 of our favorite New Zealand wines ... three whites, two reds and a sparkler. Please join our Wine Expert, Max Johnson, to sample these wine country picks from New Zealand and discover their perfect pairings!

You could also win a TRIP FOR TWO to New Zealand! Pick up an entry form at the class, and fill it out for a chance to win -- entries must be received by September 30.

Class size limited; for ages 21 and up. Click HERE for details and to RSVP.

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New Zealand is known for sustainable wine production, and has a firm commitment to protect the places that make their wines, and to ensure that their activities lead to continually improving economic, environmental and social outcomes, locally and globally.

In 2002, Sustainable Winegrowing New Zealand established standards that were adopted by growers from all the grape growing regions, further substantiating the industry commitment to sustainable production.

We are excited to showcase 6 of our favorite