March 2014

Wed
05
Ethiopian Coffee Magic
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Ethiopian Coffee Magic
Wednesday, March 5th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $2

Ethiopian coffee roasting, making and presenting is deeply rooted in history and tradition. Coffee is offered when visiting friends, during festivities, or as a daily staple of life. Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm, Bizu, our coffee barista, will be serving coffee the traditional Ethiopian way. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. Don't miss this rare and magical opportunity at Whole Foods Market.

Wed
05
Smoothies for a Cause
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Smoothies for a Cause
Wednesday, March 5th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $4

Purchase a fresh made smoothie and help raise micro credit lending.  Whole Planet Foundation has funded over 330,000 loans, 88% of the loans are given to women who want to help their families and communities.

Wed
05
Wine Down Wednesday: Wines from Italy
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Wine Down Wednesday: Wines from Italy
Wednesday, March 5th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Our seductive wines from Italy with delicious food pairings made in store will transport you to some of the most beautiful regions in Italy. These wines have been carefully selected by our WFM buyers. Two of the reds are exclusive to WFM. You might one to buy a case and take advantage of the discount.

$5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation. The average micro credit loan is $175 and 97% of the loans repaid offering a continuum to others. Pick up tickets at the rear of produce department.

Thu
06
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, March 6th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, Free

Join us every Thursday evening for some great sampling in our departments store-wide.

Sat
08
Parmigiano Reggiano Cracking
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Parmigiano Reggiano Cracking
Saturday, March 8th
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, Free

Step right up. It’s the P Street Circus, featuring the mightiest of cheeses Parmigiano Reggiano. The Amazing Strongmen of BodySmith Gym & Studios will carry three 85 pound wheels of cheese from the corner of 14th and P Street to our storefront where they will start the ”Tossing the Parm’, (a new tradition at P Street) before attempting a Guiness Book of World Records at as many Whole Food Markets world wide: to score and crack the greatest number of wheels simultaneously at 3 pm ET.

*Social media contest to award a lucky customer a Whole Journeys trip-for-two to the birthplace of Parmigiano Reggiano – Emilia Romagna.To enter, submit your mightiest 140-character essay tweet for the mightiest of cheeses at wholefoodsmarket.com/mightiestcheese including the hashtag #wfmcheese. People will be able to vote on their favorites, creating a pool of finalists for Whole Foods Market Team Members to vote on the winner.

 

Wed
12
Ethiopian Coffee Magic
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Ethiopian Coffee Magic
Wednesday, March 12th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $2

Ethiopian coffee roasting, making and presenting is deeply rooted in history and tradition. Coffee is offered when visiting friends, during festivities, or as a daily staple of life. Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm, Bizu, our coffee barista, will be serving coffee the traditional Ethiopian way. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. Don't miss this rare and magical opportunity at Whole Foods Market.

Wed
12
Smoothies for a Cause
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Smoothies for a Cause
Wednesday, March 12th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $4

Purchase a fresh made smoothie and help raise micro credit lending.  Whole Planet Foundation has funded over 330,000 loans, 88% of the loans are given to women who want to help their families and communities.

Wed
12
312 Day-Pale Ale Release
3:15 PM - 8:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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312 Day-Pale Ale Release
Wednesday, March 12th
3:15 PM - 8:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market

312 Urban Pale Ale Release at P Street
Join us as Goose Island Brewery releases their new 312 Urban Pale Ale. Meet Goose Island VP Bob Kenney and folks from Capital Eagle as they sample the NEW 312 Urban Pale Ale and the 312 Urban Wheat Ale. To help the party rolling the two ales will be 3/$12 at the BAR. Bring friends!

Wed
12
Wine Down Wednesday: Chilean Wines & Tango
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Wine Down Wednesday: Chilean Wines & Tango
Wednesday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Taste, listen & watch. This is a very special event! Enjoy an evening of Chilean wine tasting accompanied by perfect food pairings. Stop by the BAR to see traditional Chilean TANGO tapping to the strums of live guitar music.
Pick up tickets by the Seafood Counter.

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Sat
15
Flowers to Empower
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Flowers to Empower
Saturday, March 15th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $30 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation to be paid at Customer Service

Mimosa drinking and floral arranging with the finest floral designer in DC! Learn how to create hand tied bouquets and arrange flowers using Whole Trade flowers. Taught by Sarah Von Pollaro of Urban Petals and Flowered Empowered .100% of this class benefits Whole Planet Foundation; empowering women to alleviate poverty through microcredit lending.  

Mezzanine level. Fee includes: 1 Mimosa, mini croissants and 2 hand-tied bouquets created in class. Space is limited.Please sign up by emailing: fadia.jawdat@wholefoods.com

Wed
19
Ethiopian Coffee Magic
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Ethiopian Coffee Magic
Wednesday, March 19th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $2

Ethiopian coffee roasting, making and presenting is deeply rooted in history and tradition. Coffee is offered when visiting friends, during festivities, or as a daily staple of life. Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm, Bizu, our coffee barista, will be serving coffee the traditional Ethiopian way. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. Don't miss this rare and magical opportunity at Whole Foods Market.

Wed
19
Smoothies for a Cause
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Smoothies for a Cause
Wednesday, March 19th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $4

Purchase a fresh made smoothie and help raise micro credit lending.  Whole Planet Foundation has funded over 330,000 loans, 88% of the loans are given to women who want to help their families and communities.

Wed
19
Beer Up Wednesday: Spring Beers for WPF
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Beer Up Wednesday: Spring Beers for WPF
Wednesday, March 19th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Join us for a sampling of carefully selected Spring IPAs paired with delicious little nibbles.

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Lemonade Day DC
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Lemonade Day DC
Saturday, March 22nd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, Donation

Whole Foods Market P Street is a backpack pick up station for Lemonade Day DC! Students from Columbia Heights Recreation Center are testing their entrepreneurial skills before the official April 4th date! Learn how to get involved, see what concepts have transpired and taste some new lemonade! Help teach conscious capitalism by offering a donation to the lemonade stand. All proceeds from the lemonade stands go to Whole Planet Foundation.

 

*Lemonade Day was founded in 2007 in Houston and has spread to 36 cities to teach youth the fundamentals of entrepreneurship while fostering financial literacy, responsibility and independence. In conjunction with GWU Business School and Lemonade Day DC.

 

Wed
26
Ethiopian Coffee Magic
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Ethiopian Coffee Magic
Wednesday, March 26th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $2

Ethiopian coffee roasting, making and presenting is deeply rooted in history and tradition. Coffee is offered when visiting friends, during festivities, or as a daily staple of life. Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm, Bizu, our coffee barista, will be serving coffee the traditional Ethiopian way. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. Don't miss this rare and magical opportunity at Whole Foods Market.

Wed
26
Smoothies for a Cause
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Smoothies for a Cause
Wednesday, March 26th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, $4

Purchase a fresh made smoothie and help raise micro credit lending.  Whole Planet Foundation has funded over 330,000 loans, 88% of the loans are given to women who want to help their families and communities.

Sat
29
Love Local: 2Armadillo’s & Capital Kombucha
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ P Street Whole Foods Market
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Love Local: 2Armadillo’s & Capital Kombucha
Saturday, March 29th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
P Street Whole Foods Market, Free

Kick off Spring with something new, something healthy and something LOCAL! We’re introducing two new products made in DC! Meet the creators and owners of 2Armadillo’s and Capital Kombucha (both forged from the DC incubator Union Kitchen). 2Armadillo’s created recipes from their chickpea snacks and Capital Kombucha paired them with some dynamic kombucha flavors. Come, taste and enjoy!

Events At Nearby Stores

Storytime
Friday, March 27th
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

Peruvian Chicken Special Meal-to-Go, Every Friday!
Friday, March 27th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department,

Join Sharon, our made-in-house, Peruvian Chicken expert and chef, every Friday when she creates a special meal that includes rice, beans, plantains, yucca - - and of course chicken! 11am-2pm

Join Sharon, our made-in-house, Peruvian Chicken expert and chef, every Friday when she creates a special meal that includes rice, beans, plantains, yucca - - and of course chicken! 11am-2pm

International Night
Friday, March 27th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fair Lakes,

Oh yeah join us as we will have fair from around the world on this night! 

Oh yeah join us as we will have fair from around the world on this night!