March 2013

Sat
09
Parm Crack in the Pearl
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Pearl Store
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Parm Crack in the Pearl
Saturday, March 9th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Pearl Store, FREE

Join us as we attempt to break a Guiness world record for the most wheels of Parmesan cheese cracked at the same time!

We will be sampling this king of all cheeses and lighting a wheel on fire for some super fresh fettuccine sauce.

Cracking will happen at NOON, sampling will be happening from 11am - 1pm.

Sat
09
Hail to the Kale!
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Hail to the Kale!
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

We all love kale – learn about why it’s so great to eat. Explore the health benefits, new ways to prepare, and more. Kale, yeah!

 

To sign up, please email Ashley Kipp or call guest services at 503.525.4343.

Wed
13
Grain Free Cooking with Iris Briand
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Grain Free Cooking with Iris Briand
Wednesday, March 13th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, FREE

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist Ashley and local dietician Iris Briand to gain some knowledge about grain-free cooking, why it may be the route for you, and new recipes and types of experimentation in the kitchen.  Grain-free pancakes anyone?

 

Space is limited! To sign up, email Ashley or call guest services at 503.525.4343.

Wed
20
Community Support Day in the Pearl
12:00 AM @ Pearl Store
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Community Support Day in the Pearl
Wednesday, March 20th
12:00 AM
Pearl Store

On Wednesday, March 20th we are excited to be hosting a Community Support Day for Grow Portland! Grow Portland is nonprofit organization founded in 2010 to create more opportunities for urban gardening and urban agriculture. Grow Portland’s mission is to empower our community to grow healthy food. They offer education, supplies, access to land, and directly market locally grown food.

 

5% of the store net sales from the day will be donated directly to Grow Portland.

 

 

Sat
23
Eggstravaganza
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Pearl Store
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Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Pearl Store, FREE

Join us for a storewide event celebrating our amazing, exceptional cage free EGGS!

Every department will be demoing an egg based dish. To get the celebration started, at 11am we will be joining Whole Foods Market stores across the country attempting to break the world record of having the most people doing the chicken dance in a grocery store. 

Sat
23
Mighty Greens
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Mighty Greens
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Kale is so 2012.  Jump into exploring all the other leafy greens!  New recipes and flavors that are just as healthy and delicious as our go-to green.  Think outside the kale box.

Email Ashley to register or call Guest Services (503-525-4343)

Sun
24
Pie Baking Class with Random Order Pie Bar
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Pie Baking Class with Random Order Pie Bar
Sunday, March 24th
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, $40 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

CLASS POSTPONED - NEW DATE COMING SOON!

Join Random Order Pie Bar Pastry Chef and Bakery Manager Hillary Kirkton for a hands on cooking class!

Hillary will guide you through the making of a banana cream pie, made with Whole Trade bananas, and everyone will get to sample what they bake!

 

Cost: $30 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Space is limited, please email or call guest services at 503.525.4343 to sign up.

Wed
27
Mango Madness! Lunch & Learn
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Mango Madness! Lunch & Learn
Wednesday, March 27th
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Learn about our Whole Trade Mangos, the Whole Trade and Whole Planet Foundations, and enjoy a meal with a Mango Madness theme.

Email Ashley to register or call Guest Services (503-525-4343)

Fri
29
Weekender Sale
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Pearl Store
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Weekender Sale
Friday, March 29th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Pearl Store

Grown in Mexico
Whole Trade Bell Peppers
Red, Yellow and Orange
Sale: 2 for $3   Reg: 2 for $5

Wild-Caught, Previously Frozen
King Salmon Fillet
MSC Certified, Product of USA
Sale: $17.99/lb   Reg: $24.99/lb

Whole Foods Market
Northwest-Style Crab Cake
Sale: $5.99/ea   Reg: $7.99/5oz

Giovanni
2Chic Hair & Body Care
Sale: 30% OFF   Reg: Various Prices and Sizes  

Sat
30
Pearl District Bunny Hop
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Bakery
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Pearl District Bunny Hop
Saturday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bakery, Free (for first 75 kids)

We are very excited to be participating in the Pearl District neighborhood Bunny Hop!

Stop by our bakery department with your bunny hop map and decorate an Easter egg shaped cookie.

Limited to the first 75 kids, so be sure to come early!

Sat
30
Sauerkraut Tasting
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Sauerkraut Tasting
Saturday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Holy kraut this stuff is amazing!  If you’ve never dared to try or cared for kraut before, this class will change your mind for sure.  And, if you’re already a love, by all means join us to learn all about the gut and health benefits of sauerkraut and other fermented foods – and TASTE new and different ways to incorporate these into your diet.  You’ll be amazed – I promise.

 

Email Ashley to register or call Guest Services (503-525-4343)

Events At Nearby Stores

Tiny Terrariums: A class for kids!
Sunday, September 21st
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fremont, $5 suggested donation to our Whole Kids Foundation

Join Amee for this fun class! A succulent plant and all the fixin's for a cute little take away will be provided. Suggested for kids 5 and above, and 12 maximum. Please register in advance by contacting Customer Service at 503-288-3414.

Join Amee for this fun class! A succulent plant and all the fixin's for a cute little take away will be provided. Suggested for kids 5 and above, and 12 maximum.

Oktoberfest!
Sunday, September 21st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fremont, Free

Join us for this festive seasonal event. We’ll be celebrating food and drink of the season, throughout our entire store.

Join us for this festive seasonal event. We’ll be celebrating food and drink of the season, throughout our entire store.

Community Support Day: The Portland Kitchen
Wednesday, September 24th
12:00 AM
Fremont,
We thank you in advance for shopping with us today and showing your support for a wonderful community partner! 5% of today’s net sales will be donated to the Portland Kitchen, a non-profit that offers free, comprehensive culinary after-school and summer programing to Portland high school youth, age 14-18. Their mission is to empower urban youth to graduate high school with job skills and improved eating habits.
We thank you in advance for shopping with us today and showing your support for a wonderful community partner! 5% of today’s net sales will be donated to the Portland Kitchen, a non-profit that