April 2013

Tue
02
Transportation
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Transportation
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Bus, train, bike or feet? Which is your favorite non-car transit?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Mon
08
Food
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Food
Monday, April 8th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What's your favorite way to enjoy locally sourced ingredients?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Mon
15
Home
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Home
Monday, April 15th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Vintage charm. What is salvaged, repurposed or reclaimed in your home?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Tue
16
Four Pillars of Deliciously Healthy Eating
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level
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Four Pillars of Deliciously Healthy Eating
Tuesday, April 16th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level, Free with Registration

 

Join Healthy Eating Specialist Ebeth to learn 4 simple pillars that help jump start your health.  Find out why these pillars matter and how to use them every day in the kitchen and in your life.

 

Ebeth Johnson is healthy eating specialist at Whole Foods Market P Street.  She is a certified Natural Foods Chef and a Plant-based Nutritionist with over ten years’ experience.

 

Te register, please email Elizabeth.Johnson@wholefoods.com.

Sat
20
Earthlings Unite!
12:00 AM @ The Store
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Earthlings Unite!
Saturday, April 20th
12:00 AM
The Store, Free

 

Calling All Earthlings!

We're having an out-of-this-world bash on Saturday, April 20th.

Check with your local store for specific times.

Select your local store to get details.

Sat
20
Compost in the city? YES!
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level
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Compost in the city? YES!
Saturday, April 20th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level, Free with Registration

 

Many of us eat foods and through away the scraps.  But did you know those scraps can be composted to help farmers nourish their soil, and thus the food we eat? Join this class to learn more about what is composting, what are its benefits to you, farmers and the planet and how you can do it in the city…even in your tiny apartment!

This class is co-sponsored by our friends at Compost Cab.

 

 

Te register, please email elizabeth.johnson@wholefoods.com.

Sun
21
Greening Activity: Common Good City Farm
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Common Good City Farm
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Greening Activity: Common Good City Farm
Sunday, April 21st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Common Good City Farm, Free with Registration

 

Do some good at Common Good City Farm by weeding, harvesting and planting at this amazing community garden in the heart of DC.

 

Common Good City Farm is an urban farm and education center growing food with and for low-income residents in Washington, DC and providing educational opportunities for all people. 

 

This event is located at Common Good City Farm on V Street NW, between 2nd and 4th Streets NW. Washington, DC 20001.

 

 

Te register, please email Elizabeth.Johnson@wholefoods.com by Saturday, April 20th!

Mon
22
Energy
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Energy
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What do you do for energy? Wind? Solar? Coffee? Chocolate?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Tue
23
Go Local!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level
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Go Local!
Tuesday, April 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level, Free with Registration

 

As America makes a commitment to a lower carbon footprint in our energy usage, what does that mean for our diet? Eating local food is one popular way to make a difference. This workshop highlights which foods are grown locally, when they are in season and recipes that celebrate them.

 

Stephanie Sheridan is founder of IPAI Global.  She focuses on supporting early stage companies that address climate change and sustainability.Find out more about her and her work at  www.ipaiglobal.org

Wed
24
Honeybees and Healthy Living: It's Not Just the Sweet Stuff
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level
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Honeybees and Healthy Living: It's Not Just the Sweet Stuff
Wednesday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods P Street Mezzanine Level, Free with Registration

 

While honey is great stuff, and there are amazing connections between honeybees' making of honey and the health of our own diets, it turns out that they (and other pollinators) are one of our powerful connections to the overall health of our greenspaces and our environment. Come learn a little about how honeybees work, about how they contribute to your diet, some cool and healthy culinary and medicinal uses of honey and hive products, and how urban beekeepers seek to support bees so they can support the environment shared by all the living things around us. 

 

The DC Beekeepers Alliance is a resource site and forum for the urban beekeepers of Washington, DC. Members are welcome to ask questions, contribute content, and participate in organizing activities. Find out more about their work at www.DCBeekeepers.org.

Events At Nearby Stores

Storytime
Friday, October 24th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com

Flavorful Friday
Friday, October 24th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  A

Fall Food Festival
Saturday, October 25th
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Outside the store, food available for purchase

Come enjoy the crisp weather today out on the patio as well celebrate to best of fall! We’re serving seasonal favorites such as chili, cornbread, apple pie, and fall beers. We’ll have games for kids and a raffle for adults. Plus, sing along to the hits of the 50s, 60s, ,70s and 80s with live music from Columbia, Maryland’s own, “Pet Rock” band.

Come enjoy the crisp weather today out on the patio as well celebrate to best of fall! We’re serving seasonal favorites such as chili, cornbread, apple pie, and fall beers.