January 2013

Mon
07
Smoothie Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Smoothie Happy Hour
Monday, January 7th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Stop by to taste and learn!  We’ll be mixing up different fruits, vegetables, and supplements in the VitaMix to give you ideas for a healthy week.

Wed
09
5% Day Wholesome Wave Georgia
12:00 AM @ Ponce de Leon
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5% Day Wholesome Wave Georgia
Wednesday, January 9th
12:00 AM
Ponce de Leon

Come pick up groceries, dinner, or a delicious treat at Whole Foods Market Ponce de Leon and support a worthy cause with your purchase.  Wholesome Wave Georgia will be the recipient of 5% of our net sales on this day, so the more you shop, the more you give!  Wholesome Wave Georgia provides Georgians access to good, wholesome and locally-grown food by doubling each federal or state nutrition benefit (SNAP, WIC, SFMNP) dollar spent at their partner farmers markets.  100% of funds received from the 5% Day will be allocated to the food stamp doubling program.  For more information, visit www.wholesomewavegeorgia.org.

Fri
11
Health Starts Here Team Member Bakeoff
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Health Starts Here Team Member Bakeoff
Friday, January 11th
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Our team members have been challenged to bake up the most delicious healthy treat using no dairy, eggs, processed sugar, or oil!  Come by to taste, get recipes and ideas, and vote for your favorite for a chance to win a Whole Foods Market gift card!

Mon
14
Health Starts Here Blastoff
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Ponce de Leon
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Health Starts Here Blastoff
Monday, January 14th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Ponce de Leon

 

For a condensed version of our 28-day diet challenge, sign-up online for our 14-day blast off Health Starts Here challenge. Accept the daily missions and earn virtual badges for your efforts at www.facebook.com/wholefoodsmarkethealthyeating. Check out http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/blastoff for more information.

Mon
14
Smoothie Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Smoothie Happy Hour
Monday, January 14th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Stop by to taste and learn!  We’ll be mixing up different fruits, vegetables, and supplements in the VitaMix to give you ideas for a healthy week.

Tue
15
Cleanse Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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Cleanse Class
Tuesday, January 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, Free

 

Give your body a fresh start for a vibrant new year!  Eshe Faizah, The Herb Lady, teaches womb and body detoxing to women all over the world.  As a master formulator, organic master gardener, and herbalist, she will give you insight into how seasonal food plays a major role in our seasonal detoxing.  Please RSVP at Customer Service.  Seating is limited.

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
Thursday, January 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

How you eat can help elevate your exerise. We'll share ideas, favorite recipes, and more. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation from 6pm - 7pm CST.

Thu
17
How to Have a Healthy Start to the New Year!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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How to Have a Healthy Start to the New Year!
Thursday, January 17th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, Free

 

Join Dr. Danielle Drobbin from Midtown Family Chiropractic and Wellness Center for a class on how to have a healthy start to the new year!  This talk will introduce a definition of health based on physiological function and balance where the body can adapt to stress and repair damaged tissues effectively and efficiently.  We will discuss the three types of stress and the adaptive processes that can lead to health.  We will also review the adaptive processes that can lead to disease, focusing on lifestyle while providing participants with tips and ideas to propel them toward health and wellness.  Please RSVP at Customer Service.  Space is limited.

Fri
18
Cheers for Beer
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Cheers for Beer
Friday, January 18th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon, $5 at the door

 

Celebrate the new year with beer on tap!  Come taste of variety of draft beers, perfect for tailgating and football watching.  Check in at Customer Service to receive your beer mug, then visit our tasting stations.  Admission includes an empty 32 oz. growler ready to fill with your favorite beer!

Mon
21
Smoothie Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Smoothie Happy Hour
Monday, January 21st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Stop by to taste and learn!  We’ll be mixing up different fruits, vegetables, and supplements in the VitaMix to give you ideas for a healthy week.

Wed
23
Game Night
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Game Night
Wednesday, January 23rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, Free

 

Meet up in our café for game night!  Stop by Customer Service to check out your game of choice, then play away until 8pm.  Feel free to grab dinner in Prepared Foods, a $3 pint of draft beer at our Growler Station, or a latte at our coffee bar, to enjoy while you play!

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Super Foods
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Super Foods
Thursday, January 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

You've heard about "super foods" but what's behind all of the hype? Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to discuss just what super foods are, what they can do for you, and how to get more of them in your diet in tasy ways. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation.

Sat
26
Gluten Free Day
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Gluten Free Day
Saturday, January 26th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Did you barley make it through the holidays?  Don’t know wheat you’ll be able to enjoy this new year?  Come on in and try some Gluten Free treats from some of our favorite vendors.

Mon
28
Smoothie Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Smoothie Happy Hour
Monday, January 28th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

 

Stop by to taste and learn!  We’ll be mixing up different fruits, vegetables, and supplements in the VitaMix to give you ideas for a healthy week.

Wed
30
Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge Information Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cafe
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Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge Information Meeting
Wednesday, January 30th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cafe, Free

 

Take the challenge! Our 28 day diet challenge based on the Engine 2 diet will start February 1. We will meet to discuss the diet and the requirements of the challenge. We will be sampling our E2 compliant convenient foods available here at Whole Foods on Ponce. All of your questions will be answered. A quick tour of the store will also be available at the conclusion of the meeting. Signup by emailing trulie.myers@wholefoods.com or at Customer Service.

Events At Nearby Stores

20% Case Wine Sale
Friday, December 26th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wine Department,

Mix & match 12 of your favorite wines to make a case, then take 20% off!  Stock up on your favorites for New Year’s Eve and the coming year!

 

Mix & match 12 of your favorite wines to make a case, then take 20% off!  Stock up on your favorites for New Year’s Eve and the coming year!

 

Happy Hour in the Main
Friday, December 26th
5:00 PM
The Main at WFM Avalon,

Celebrate the beginning of the weekend at The Main, from 5 PM until 7 PM.  Great food, great drinks, great company!

Celebrate the beginning of the weekend at The Main, from 5 PM until 7 PM.  Great food, great drinks, great company!

Tailgating 101
Saturday, December 27th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Elevate your tailgate with high quality, delicious ingredients that are free of artificial ingredients and hydrogenated fats! We’re rooting for the home team with LOCAL items from here in Georgia that will score a tailgate touchdown.

Elevate your tailgate with high quality, delicious ingredients that are free of artificial ingredients and hydrogenated fats!