June 2013

Sat
08
FREE Household Battery Recycling Event
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Pearl Store
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FREE Household Battery Recycling Event
Saturday, June 8th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pearl Store, Free

BETTERY, the new reusable battery kiosk in our store, will be collecting drained household batteries to be recycled! They are working with their recycling partner, Total Reclaim, to collect & recycle your drained household batteries in an environmentally responsible manner for FREE. This event will be held at our Pearl District and Hollywood locations.

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.

Sat
15
Beyond Just BBQ
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Beyond Just BBQ
Saturday, June 15th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, FREE

Think BBQ is just for the down and dirty meat lovers out there?  Come and explore so much more about this summer fun tradition!  Herbivores, omnivores, and carnivores will all enjoy the unique spin on “barbie” cuisine without all the added sugar and grease.

Sat
22
Couple of Cupcakes
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Couple of Cupcakes
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, FREE

Cupcakes for all!  Vegan, gluten free, grain free, sugar free, fat free. We can cater to everyone!  Please come join me in a sampling of the crazy and charismatic cupcake!

Tue
25
Farm to Table Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Pearl Store
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Farm to Table Dinner
Tuesday, June 25th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Pearl Store, $40

Join us for a Farm to Table dinner featuring some of our favorite products from around the state of Oregon! We are excited to partner with Besaws executive chef, Michael Uhnak (known to many as Cheffy) for this dinner. Michael has 25 years of culinary experience and at Besaws he strives to “keep it simple” while creating “edible art” in the form of classic comfort food with upscale and modern twists.

 

Dinner will be a 4-course set menu, including wine pairings. Cost is $40 per person.

 

First Course: Seared Sea Scallops over pickled beets, braised Kale, herb sauce and chiffonad basil

Second Course: Chop Salad (kale, radicchio, butter leaf, buttermilk creme vinaigrettes, toasted hazelnuts)

Third Course: Pickled onion and kale stuffed flank steak, sweet potato puree, asparagus, and finished with fresh strawberry white balsamic syrup, micro greens

Fourth Course: Fresh Oregon berries with key lime whip

 

Registration is required, space is limited - please call 503.525.4343 or email Kristin to register.

 

*Please note there are no substitutions and menu may change slightly based on seasonal items.

Wed
26
Lunch and Learn: Berry Bonanza
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Lunch and Learn: Berry Bonanza
Wednesday, June 26th
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, FREE

Learn all about this month’s Peak Pick: Berries!  Oregon is known for its plethora of berries – let’s taste and savor berries with a five course lunch sampling.

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.

Sat
29
Savor the Southwest
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Salud in the Pearl store
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Savor the Southwest
Saturday, June 29th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Salud in the Pearl store, Free

Southwestern and Mexican cuisine is so much more than just a burrito!  Fresh and eclectic; spicy and sweet.  Enjoy a healthy lunchtime fiesta!

Events At Nearby Stores

Kids Cooking Class at Greenway
Thursday, July 31st
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Greenway Cafe Area, Free!

It's OK to play with your food at Whole Foods Market in Tigard! Our plant-strong, hands-on cooking classes teach kids basic preparing and assembling techniques. We discuss the origin and nutrition of the ingredients we use while having fun making delicious and nutritious things to eat.
 
All July classes are vegan and use no gluten ingredients.

EAT THE RAINBOW: Rainbow on a Plate!

Kids will assemble a beautiful yummy rainbow on their plates using a variety of gorgeous bright veggies and whole-grain gluten-free pasta. They will also prepare a healthy dressing to make their rainbow even yummier.

Ages 5 to 12.

Space is limited email deann.herringshaw@wholefoods.com to register.

 

Health Starts Here Thursdays
Thursday, July 31st
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Hollywood, FREE!

Let Healthy Cooking Coach Jessie show you a world of tasty recipes made the Health Starts Here™ way: Plant-Strong, Nutrient Dense with healthy fats, low sodium, and no added oil or sugar!

Let Healthy Cooking Coach Jessie show you a world of tasty recipes made the Health Starts Here™ way: Plant-Strong, Nutrient Dense with healthy fats, low sodium, and no added oil or sugar!

Fish & Chip Happy Hour
Thursday, July 31st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Seafood Dept, $5

Fish & Chip Baskets are ALL $5 each every Thursday from 5-7pm!

These baskets can only be found at the Greenway location. They are fried to order & fish options include cod, salmon, shrimp, or clams.

Fish & Chip Baskets are ALL $5 each every Thursday from 5-7pm!