October 2012

Thu
04
Thursday Tasting Tours: Fall Favorites
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tours: Fall Favorites
Thursday, October 4th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

As the heat of summer slowly subsides, the autumn change of weather begins to offer those amazing crisp mornings, and colder nights. A new season brings new seasonal treats and tonight we will feature these fall favorites.

Fri
05
HSH: Salad of the Week
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Poplar
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HSH: Salad of the Week
Friday, October 5th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Poplar, Free tasting

Our wonderful Prepared Foods Team is busy creating new and  healthy Health Starts Here salads every week. These are available in our chef's case, salad bar and prepackaged for you to grab and go. We want you to try them and see for yourself how delicious healthy can be.

Sat
06
The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee Chili Cook Off
12:00 AM @ The Exceptional Foundation
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The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee Chili Cook Off
Saturday, October 6th
12:00 AM
The Exceptional Foundation, Varies

The Exceptional Foundation of West Tennessee (EFWT) enriches the lives of the developmentally challenged by meeting their social and recreational needs. We are proud to support this wonderful organization by being a sponsor of their annual chili cook off. Please visit their website to learn more about this organization and their chili cook off.

Tue
09
HSH: Salad of the Week
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Poplar
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HSH: Salad of the Week
Tuesday, October 9th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Poplar, Free tasting

Our wonderful Prepared Foods Team is busy creating new and  healthy Health Starts Here salads every week. These are available in our chef's case, salad bar and prepackaged for you to grab and go. We want you to try them and see for yourself how delicious healthy can be.

Thu
11
Thursday Tasting Tour: Chili Cook Off!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Chili Cook Off!
Thursday, October 11th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

This one pot wonder is a fall classic. Join us as our Team Members prepare their signature chili for you. Prepare your vote as you get to vote which is your favorite!

Fri
12
Cookin' Crunk Book Signing with Bianca Phillips
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Cookin' Crunk Book Signing with Bianca Phillips
Friday, October 12th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free but there is a charge to purchase the book

Are you passionate about supporting our local community while enjoying Southern vegan dishes? Be sure to join local author Biance Phillips while she signs 'Vegan Crunk: Eatin' Vegan in the Dirty South.'  We will also be offering a tasty sample of one of the recipes from the book. After purchasing your copy here, please stay to have your book signed. To find out more about Biance and her vegan Southern/soul food style of cooking, please visit her blog here.

Sat
13
India Day
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Poplar
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India Day
Saturday, October 13th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Poplar, Free

For the 2nd year in a row, we have partnered with the organizers of India Fest to offer you a festival preview. Today we will be celebrating the art, culture and food of India with tasting tours, cooking classes and activities.

Sun
14
Shell Out for the Arts
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Levitt Shell
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Shell Out for the Arts
Sunday, October 14th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Levitt Shell, Varies

Shell Out for the Arts is a fun, family-friendly event held twice a year (in June and October) at the Levitt Shell. We are proud to support! Find out more here.

Fri
19
HSH: Salad of the Week
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Poplar
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HSH: Salad of the Week
Friday, October 19th
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Poplar, Free tasting

Our wonderful Prepared Foods Team is busy creating new and  healthy Health Starts Here salads every week. These are available in our chef's case, salad bar and prepackaged for you to grab and go. We want you to try them and see for yourself how delicious healthy can be.

Sat
20
HKSH Healthy Halloween Treats
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Poplar
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HKSH Healthy Halloween Treats
Saturday, October 20th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poplar, Free with RSVP

Healthy Happy Halloween! Don’t be tricked! These treats are just as tasty as they are healthy. We will be decorating raw cookie jack-o-lanterns and making ghostly banana date muffin pops.  FREE. RSVP to wendi.hardage@wholefoods.com.

 

The Healthy Kids Start Here (HKSH) group will now be every 3rd Saturday of the month.

Tue
23
HSH: Salad of the Week
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Poplar
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HSH: Salad of the Week
Tuesday, October 23rd
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Poplar, Free tasting

Our wonderful Prepared Foods Team is busy creating new and  healthy Health Starts Here salads every week. These are available in our chef's case, salad bar and prepackaged for you to grab and go. We want you to try them and see for yourself how delicious healthy can be.

Thu
25
Thursday Tasting Tour: Family Friendly Halloween Bash
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Family Friendly Halloween Bash
Thursday, October 25th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

We are hosting a safe and non-spooky Halloween bash. All children will receive a Halloween bag at the door and they can go from department to department to get their Halloween treat! All kiddos in costume will receive a prize - we will be dressed up too!

Fri
26
River Arts Fest
6:45 AM - 7:45 AM @ South Main
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River Arts Fest
Friday, October 26th
6:45 AM - 7:45 AM
South Main, Free

We are a proud sponsor of the River Arts Fest.

Sat
27
Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure
6:45 AM - 7:45 AM @ Saddle Creek Shopping Center
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Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure
Saturday, October 27th
6:45 AM - 7:45 AM
Saddle Creek Shopping Center, Varies

We are a proud sponsor of the Memphis-Midsouth, Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure where we will be sponsoring the Survivor Breakfast.

Mon
29
E2 Support Group
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Poplar
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E2 Support Group
Monday, October 29th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Poplar, Free

Whether you have completed the Engine 2, 28 Day Challenge or are simply interested in learning more about it, we invite you to experience our first ever monthly Engine 2 Support Group. Learn the tips and tricks that make healthy eating easy and affordable! We'll also have some of our favorite healthy foods for you to taste. Registration is required. Please email wendi.hardage@wholefoods.com for registration.

Events At Nearby Stores

The Shack's Wine Wednesdays
Wednesday, December 31st
4:00 PM
Poplar, $2 off each glass

Each Wednesday evening in The Shack, all wine by the glass is $2 off. Enjoy a glass of wine while you shop or dine! 

Each Wednesday evening in The Shack, all wine by the glass is $2 off. Enjoy a glass of wine while you shop or dine! 

Pint Night
Thursday, January 1st
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Poplar, $3 pint

Join us in The Shack for pint night every Thursday where local beer is $3/pint!

Join us in The Shack for pint night every Thursday where local beer is $3/pint!

Big Sandwich Friday
Friday, January 2nd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Poplar, 3 inches for $3

A Memphis tradition from the old location to the new location!  Each Friday we create a new sandwich and prices start at $3 for 3 inches. Our big sandwich is available  from 11am- 1pm.

A Memphis tradition from the old location to the new location!  Each Friday we create a new sandwich and prices start at $3 for 3 inches. Our big sandwich is available  from 11am- 1pm.