June 2013

Wed
05
Let’s Make Dessert!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Let’s Make Dessert!
Wednesday, June 5th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon

Trying to figure out what to do with all those berries from the one-day sale?  Our in-store Healthy Eating Liaison and registered dietitian, Trulie Myers, will demonstrate some great dessert ideas using the berries and cherries in season now.  All desserts will be egg and dairy free with fruit as the sweetener.  Looking for an ice cream makeover? We will showcase some frozen treats too!

Fri
07
Case Water Weekend Sale
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Case Water Weekend Sale
Friday, June 7th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Cases of water are 40% off!

-      Real Water

-      Smart Water

-      365 Everyday Value®

-      Penta

Pick up a case, and cool off this summer!

Mon
10
Healthy Kids Event: All about Bees
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Healthy Kids Event: All about Bees
Monday, June 10th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

Bees are important to our food supply!  In this class, kids can learn about bees’ importance, do a fun craft, and taste a healthy treat.  RSVP to participate as space is limited!  Email trulie.myers@wholefoods.com or stop by Customer Service.

Mon
10
Fertility Talk with Dr. Stacy Mobley
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Fertility Talk with Dr. Stacy Mobley
Monday, June 10th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon, Free

Looking to get pregnant?  Overwhelmed with too much information and not enough guidance?  Learn the ins and outs of creating a "clean" and friendly environment for creating healthy, happy babies and parents!  Plus, live demos!

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Wild Shrimp One Day Sale
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Seafood
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Wild Shrimp One Day Sale
Friday, June 14th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Seafood

Just in time for summer shrimp on the barbie, our Wild 41/50 East Coast Shrimp will be only $4.99/lb, save $4!  Previously frozen.  While supplies last.  No rainchecks.

Fri
14
Georgia Pastured Poultry Week
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Georgia Pastured Poultry Week
Friday, June 14th
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Join us for delicious tastes, recipes, and information about pastured chickens from LOCAL farmer Will Harris of White Oak Pastures in Bluffton, GA.

Sat
15
Local Producer Loan Program Recipients
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Local Producer Loan Program Recipients
Saturday, June 15th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Whole Foods Market’s Local Producer Loan Program (LPLP) provides up to $10 million in low-interest loans to small, local producers.  Why?  Because we believe in supporting local farmers and producers.  Come by the store to meet some of Georgia’s own loan recipients, and enjoy a taste of their delicious products!

Sun
16
Father’s Day
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Father’s Day
Sunday, June 16th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Stop by Whole Foods Market Ponce de Leon to pick up all of the ingredients for your all-natural Father’s Day dinner.  Steak, seafood, salad fixings, bread, dessert, beer, wine – we have everything you need for your celebration!

Sun
16
Health Starts Here Culinary Demo: Grilling HSH style
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Health Starts Here Culinary Demo: Grilling HSH style
Sunday, June 16th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Grill up something delicious for dad - healthy and plant-based, but still grilled, delicious, and with all the toppings to make Dad’s day!  Stop by to have a taste of new recipe Dad is sure to love.

Mon
17
Get Body Beautiful!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Get Body Beautiful!
Monday, June 17th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Ponce de Leon

Join Chiropractor Dr. Sweat for an exciting event on practical ways of getting and staying fit, just in time for the summer!  Learn the top tips for healthy detoxing, exercise and healthy glowing skin!

Fri
21
Summer Top Ten Wine Tasting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Specialty
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Summer Top Ten Wine Tasting
Friday, June 21st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Specialty, $5+tax

Celebrate the start of summer with some of our Top Ten Wines!  Come taste a variety of warm weather favorites, plus great snacks to pair with them.  Check in and pay at Customer Service to receive your glass, then visit our tasting stations

Sat
22
Honeybee Celebration
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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Honeybee Celebration
Saturday, June 22nd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Did you know that honey bees and other pollinators are responsible for 1 out of every 3 bites of food we eat, yet US honey bee colonies are declining at an annual rate of 30% or more?  Stop in and chat with a rep from the Metro Atlanta Beekeepers Association to learn more about how you can “bee the solution”!  Plus we’ll have samples of some favorite pollinated foods, and a craft for kids!

Wed
26
5% Day
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Ponce de Leon
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5% Day
Wednesday, June 26th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Ponce de Leon

Come pick up groceries at Whole Foods Market Ponce de Leon and support a worthy cause with your purchase.  The Springvale Park Committee will be the recipient of 5% of our net sales on this day, so the more you shop, the more you give!  Their mission is to focus on “natural play” and make use of the existing elements and landscape to optimize natural experiences for children.  The donation will be used towards park rehabilitation.  For more information, visit springvaleparkplayground.org.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Fri
28
One Day Organic Grape Sale
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Produce
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One Day Organic Grape Sale
Friday, June 28th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Produce

Celebrate grapes!  Perfect for your summer picnic, delicious snack, healthy dessert, and more, our organic grapes will be a price too good to resist!  While supplies last, no rainchecks.

Fri
28
One Song Dance Party with Rip Esselstyn
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM @ Ponce de Leon
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One Song Dance Party with Rip Esselstyn
Friday, June 28th
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Ponce de Leon

After attending the Engine 2 immersion program, our own Team Member, Indra, was so inspired by Rip Esselstyn’s one song dance party that she now holds one each Friday at the store.  This week, Rip will be joining us, and you’re invited, too!  Don’t be late – it’s only one song long!

Events At Nearby Stores

One Day Sale - Fruit Tarts
Friday, August 29th
12:00 AM
Storewide,

Delicious, flaky and fruity - our 9" fruit tarts are on sale - today only while supplies last!

Delicious, flaky and fruity - our 9" fruit tarts are on sale - today only while supplies last!

One Day Sale: Fruit Tarts
Friday, August 29th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Bakery Department, Price TBA

Our fruit tarts are hand-decorated in-store with fresh, sweet berries. Perfect for your weekend celebration and on sale for one day only!

While supplies last, no rainchecks.

Our fruit tarts are hand-decorated in-store with fresh, sweet berries. Perfect for your weekend celebration and on sale for one day only!

While supplies last, no rainchecks.

Labor Day Bundle Deal
Friday, August 29th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Meat Department, $20

Entertaining just got easier! Save big with our bundle deal – 8 burgers, 8 buns, 8 slices Cabot cheese and 2lbs Farmer’s Potato Salad for just $20! You save over $12 with this meal deal. 

Entertaining just got easier! Save big with our bundle deal – 8 burgers, 8 buns, 8 slices Cabot cheese and 2lbs Farmer’s Potato Salad for just $20! You save over $12 with this meal deal.