March 2013

Fri
01
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Festival
Friday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come to the store this weekend as we celebrate Street Food from around the world. Friday we will have the return of our ‘Food Truck’ Friday event from 5 – 8 featuring our take on food truck food and live music! Saturday and Sunday we will have samples in the departments with our take on street food delicacies from around the world!

Sat
02
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Festival
Saturday, March 2nd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come to the store this weekend as we celebrate Street Food from around the world. Friday we will have the return of our ‘Food Truck’ Friday event from 5 – 8 featuring our take on food truck food and live music! Saturday and Sunday we will have samples in the departments with our take on street food delicacies from around the world!

Sun
03
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Festival
Sunday, March 3rd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come to the store this weekend as we celebrate Street Food from around the world. Friday we will have the return of our ‘Food Truck’ Friday event from 5 – 8 featuring our take on food truck food and live music! Saturday and Sunday we will have samples in the departments with our take on street food delicacies from around the world!

Mon
04
Healthy Eating Meet-up Monday
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Healthy Eating Meet-up Monday
Monday, March 4th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, FREE!

We are going to continue our meet-ups twice a month to keep our great support system going strong.  Per our lively GMO conversation, we will watch the documentary: Genetic Roulette: the gamble of our lives. I hope to see you there! And any newbie’s that want to join us please feel free! RSVP Laurie.atchison@wholefoods.com

 

Wed
06
Reading Nutrition Labels
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Reading Nutrition Labels
Wednesday, March 6th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Learn how to read between the Nutrition Labels’ lines. Great information that will help you make informed decisions about what you buy.  RSVP to laurie.atchison@wholefoods.com

Sat
09
Parmageddon
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Parmageddon
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Today we will celebrate what is widely considered the greatest cheese in the world: Parmigiano Reggiano! Come try dishes around the store using this versatile cheese. We also invite you to join us at 2 PM as we participate in our yearly record breaking drive to simultaneously crack and sample over 400 wheels of authentic Parmigiano Reggiano across the US, Canada and the UK.

Sun
10
Recharge Your Diet with Juicing
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Plano
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Recharge Your Diet with Juicing
Sunday, March 10th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Plano, $10

Come learn tips & tricks for making fresh juice part of your daily life. We will show you how to incorporate more fruits & veggies into your diet. We'll sample a variety of juices: Alternative Fuel, Green Lemonade, Daily Greens & many others. RSVP to megan.unkenholz@wholefoods.com

 

Mon
11
Knife Skills – Hands on Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Knife Skills – Hands on Cooking Class
Monday, March 11th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $15

Do you have a good knife but do not know how to use it? This is a hands on knife cutting class. Do you have a knife and would like to bring? No problem! Please make sure knives are secured in a case and checked in with Chef Jason when you arrive. If you would like to borrow a knife please let Chef Jason know before the 10th. Class size is limited, please contact Jason.campbell@wholefoods.com

Tue
12
Vegetarian Cooking Class - Hands On
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Vegetarian Cooking Class - Hands On
Tuesday, March 12th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $25 per a person

Creamy asparagus soup, Mediterranean Falafel Patties with Feta and harissa sauce over warm cheesy polenta, and Strawberry Mango Lassies with Cinnamon Whipped Cream for dessert.  Class size is limited, please contact Jason.Campbell@wholefoods.com

Wed
13
Paso Robles and The Rhone Ranger Wine Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Paso Robles and The Rhone Ranger Wine Class
Wednesday, March 13th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Esteemed critic Robert M. Parker, Jr., believes the Paso Robles area of the Central Coast shows some of the greatest potential in all of California. Revelations of elegance, finesse, complexity and flavor concentration come from a group of producers often referred to as the Rhône Rangers, specializing in grape varietals of the Rhône Valley of France. Join us as we explore these elegant American Rhone Style Wines. Space is limited! Please RSVP to andrea.beckham@wholefoods.com.

 

Sat
16
St. Patty’s Party
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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St. Patty’s Party
Saturday, March 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

It is the one time of the year when everyone is a little bit Irish. Join us at the store as we sample a number of your favorite Irish dishes. Don’t forget the beer!!

Mon
18
Healthy Eating Meet-up Monday
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Healthy Eating Meet-up Monday
Monday, March 18th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Tonight’s topic will highlight Dr. McDougall’s the Starch Solution. Dr. McDougall believes the base of our diet should be starches which contradicts many diets out there today. Learn how his diet is appropriate for diabetes and weight loss. I will prepare a few of his dishes so we can get a taste of what Dr. McDougall is talking about. RSVP Laurie.atchison@wholefoods.com

 

Tue
19
Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class
Tuesday, March 19th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $35 per a person

Everything from picking the fish to cooking the rice to presentation. Class size is very limited, please contact  Jason.Campbell@Wholefoods.com

Thu
21
Delicious Salads
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Delicious Salads
Thursday, March 21st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $15

With spring springing, salads and a new season with different veggies and fruits are available. I will make 3 different salads with some suggestions for dressing substitutes and oil-free dressings. RSVP to laurie.atchison@wholefoods.com

Fri
22
Partners Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Partners Cooking Class
Friday, March 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $25 per a person

Fresh Corn, Tomato, Cucumber, and Feta Salad, Chicken Saltimbocca with Local Gruyere and Brown Butter, Sage and White Wine Reduction, for desert skillet warm apple crumble.  Class size is very limited, please contact  Jason.Campbell@Wholefoods.com

 

Sat
23
Eggstravaganza
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Today at the store we are celebrating the Egg! Come try dishes around the store using the incredible egg.

Sun
24
Afternoon Tea
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Afternoon Tea
Sunday, March 24th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, $20

Join us for a relaxing afternoon celebrating the arrival of Spring! A traditional Three Course Tea will be served, with a variety of loose leaf teas. We'll share tips on serving tea and the history of High Tea. Hats & gloves optional. Limited to 12 seats. RSVP to megan.unkenholz@wholefoods.com

 

 

Thu
28
Healthy Eating Dinner Club
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Healthy Eating Dinner Club
Thursday, March 28th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $20

We’re going to Italy with healthy spins on old recipes that will include lots of veggies, polenta, pestos and hearty bread.

Sat
30
Easter
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Easter
Saturday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come into the store today for great ideas on how to make your holiday celebration shine!

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Kids in the Kitchen: "Wacky Watermelons"
Wednesday, July 23rd
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Upstairs in the Atrium Classroom, Free

Calling all budding foodies!  Join Lacey Baxter, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for a fun and creative introduction to simple, healthy food preparation! Our weekly series begins on Wednesday, July 16, and continues every Wednesday through the end of August.  For kids ages 3 to 6 ... please bring an adult with you to this FREE event series; you can RSVP HERE!

Wednesday, July 16 - Eat the Rainbow: Colorful whole foods are packed with healthy nutrients that make you feel good! Make a rainbow food necklace and rainbow-on-a-stick, "Guess what you're eating" food game, and learn how to prepare rainbow smoothies.

Wednesday, July 23 - Wacky Watermelons: Watermelons are sweet and help us stay hydrated during these hot summer days! Learn 3 fun recipes using two types of watermelon, and make watermelon cut-outs.

Wednesday, July 30 - Little Localer: It's fun to know where your food comes from! We'll sample yummy products from local producers in our own "backyard" and play with an easy recipe you can also make at home.

Wednesday, August 6: Rooty Tooty Fruity Coolers: Learn how to make your own tasty popsicles!

Wednesday, August 13 - Tomato or Tomahto? Tomatoes are sweet, juicy, delicious, loaded with Vitamin C, and really easy to grow right here. From heirloom to roma to grape tomatoes, learn how to prepare them in simple ways that even the fussiest kid will love!

Wednesday, August 20 - Superhero Snacks: Not all snacks are bad for your body! Learn how to make easy snacks that boost your energy and strengthen your mind.

For more information, please email lacey.baxter@wholefoods.com or call Lacey at 214-361-8887.

Calling all budding foodies!  Join Lacey Baxter, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for a fun and creative introduction to simple, healthy food preparation!

Growler Hour at Lakewood On Tap
Wednesday, July 23rd
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!

Yoga with CorePower
Wednesday, July 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Conference Room, FREE!

CorePower Yoga strengthens balances, detoxifies and exhilarates the body and mind. Join us for our mixed level yoga class every Wednesday in our conference room at Park Lane. All classes are instructed by licensed yogis from CorePower Yoga. Bring a mat and some water. This event is complimentary but limited in size so please sign up by clicking on your preferred date below:

July 9

July 16

July 23

July 30

August 6

August 13

August 20

August 27

 

 

CorePower Yoga strengthens balances, detoxifies and exhilarates the body and mind.