September 2013

Mon
02
Cultivating Community Farm Stand
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Cultivating Community Farm Stand
Monday, September 2nd
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front of the Store

For the 7th year, the farmers from Cultivating Community will be out in front of the store selling their locally grown produce.  Fresh Start Farms is a program offered by Cultivating Community that connects Maine's newest Americans - primarily immigrants from Central America and East Africa - with the land, skills, and resources needed to start farm-based enterprises. 

Thu
05
Oktoberfest Beer Tasting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine Dept.
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Oktoberfest Beer Tasting
Thursday, September 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine Dept.

Join us to taste a selection of our favorite fall brews!  As always, we pair our beer selections with nibbles of cheese and other seasonal treats. 

Must be 21 or over.  ID required. 

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
09
Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM @ Café
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Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
Monday, September 9th
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Café

Join us at our popular weekly event where Storyteller Jody Fein leads us in rhymes, story and song!  Enjoy a healthy snack and make new friends.  Seating begins at 9:30 am in our Café.

Due to the popularity of this event and space restrictions, we kindly ask that you refrain from bringing strollers.  We appreciate your consideration.  Thank you!

Mon
09
Cultivating Community Farm Stand
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Cultivating Community Farm Stand
Monday, September 9th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front of the Store

For the 7th year, the farmers from Cultivating Community will be out in front of the store selling their locally grown produce.  Fresh Start Farms is a program offered by Cultivating Community that connects Maine's newest Americans - primarily immigrants from Central America and East Africa - with the land, skills, and resources needed to start farm-based enterprises. 

Tue
10
5% Day
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Store-wide
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5% Day
Tuesday, September 10th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Store-wide

Shop today and the Portland store will donate 5% of the day's net sales to The Opportunity Alliance, a local non-profit comprised of 50 integrated community based and clinicial programs serving more than 20,000 people annually.  For the past 40 years, they have provided early education and child care, nutrition programming, advocacy, information and referral, mental health and substance abuse treatment, as well as basic needs for people living in poverty. 

Wed
11
Healthy Living Group: Comfort Foods Remade
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Healthy Living Group: Comfort Foods Remade
Wednesday, September 11th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $5.00

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Tanja and learn how to remake old favorites Health Starts Here-style!  Light supper and refreshments will be served. 

Registration in advance required.  Stop by or call Customer Service at 207-774-7711. 

Thu
12
Food Drive for Kids
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Food Drive for Kids
Thursday, September 12th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Front of the Store

Help alleviate food insecurity for children by purchasing kid-friendly non-perishable food to be donated to Wayside Food Programs.  Volunteers from the program will be here to hand out their wish list of items needed by local food pantries, collect donated items and distribute them to over 42 food pantries, soup kitchens and social service agencies throughout Cumberland County.

Thu
12
Wine Tasting: One Grape, Three Regions
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine Dept.
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Wine Tasting: One Grape, Three Regions
Thursday, September 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine Dept.

Join us to taste a selection of wines featuring one grape as grown in three different regions.  As always we pair our wine selection with nibbles of cheese and other seasonal treats. 

Must be 21 or over.  ID required. 

Fri
13
Food Drive for Kids
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Food Drive for Kids
Friday, September 13th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Front of the Store

Help alleviate food insecurity for children by purchasing kid-friendly non-perishable food to be donated to Wayside Food Programs.  Volunteers from the program will be here to hand out their wish list of items needed by local food pantries, collect donated items and distribute them to over 42 food pantries, soup kitchens and social service agencies throughout Cumberland County.

Sat
14
Food Drive for Kids
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Food Drive for Kids
Saturday, September 14th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Front of the Store

Help alleviate food insecurity for children by purchasing kid-friendly non-perishable food to be donated to Wayside Food Programs.  Volunteers from the program will be here to hand out their wish list of items needed by local food pantries, collect donated items and distribute them to over 42 food pantries, soup kitchens and social service agencies throughout Cumberland County.

Sat
14
Kid's Day of Service
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Café
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Kid's Day of Service
Saturday, September 14th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Café

Calling all kids and parents!  Let's team up and volunteer to help others.  Join us in the Café to create bags of food for Portland kids in need.  We'll supply the products and make the bags together.  Wayside Food Programs will distribute the bags to Portland Community Policing Centers. And, volunteering has great benefits!  Free smoothies and breakfast treats plus banner making and face painting! 

Mon
16
Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM @ Café
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Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
Monday, September 16th
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Café

Join us at our popular weekly event where Storyteller Jody Fein leads us in rhymes, story and song!  Enjoy a healthy snack and make new friends.  Seating begins at 9:30 am in our Café.

Due to the popularity of this event and space restrictions, we kindly ask that you refrain from bringing strollers.  We appreciate your consideration.  Thank you!

Mon
16
Cultivating Community Farm Stand
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Cultivating Community Farm Stand
Monday, September 16th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front of the Store

For the 7th year, the farmers from Cultivating Community will be out in front of the store selling their locally grown produce.  Fresh Start Farms is a program offered by Cultivating Community that connects Maine's newest Americans - primarily immigrants from Central America and East Africa - with the land, skills, and resources needed to start farm-based enterprises. 

Thu
19
Wine Tasting: Fall Equinox
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine Dept.
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Wine Tasting: Fall Equinox
Thursday, September 19th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine Dept.

As the seasons change, so do our tastes for certain wines.  Join us to taste some of our fall favorites.  As always, we pair our selection with nibbles of cheese and other seasonal treats.

Must be 21 or over.  ID required. 

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Mon
23
Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM @ Café
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Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
Monday, September 23rd
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Café

Join us at our popular weekly event where Storyteller Jody Fein leads us in rhymes, story and song!  Enjoy a healthy snack and make new friends.  Seating begins at 9:30 am in our Café.

Due to the popularity of this event and space restrictions, we kindly ask that you refrain from bringing strollers.  We appreciate your consideration.  Thank you!

Mon
23
Cultivating Community Farm Stand
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Cultivating Community Farm Stand
Monday, September 23rd
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front of the Store

For the 7th year, the farmers from Cultivating Community will be out in front of the store selling their locally grown produce.  Fresh Start Farms is a program offered by Cultivating Community that connects Maine's newest Americans - primarily immigrants from Central America and East Africa - with the land, skills, and resources needed to start farm-based enterprises. 

Wed
25
Natural Approach to Allergy & Asthma with Dr. Stephen Donnelly
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Community Room
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Natural Approach to Allergy & Asthma with Dr. Stephen Donnelly
Wednesday, September 25th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Community Room

Dr. Stephen Donnelly, DO, founder of the Maine Center for Integrative Medicine, will share his insights on the relationship between nutritional and lifestyle factors and allergies and asthma.  Dr. Donnelly is a graduate of the University of Arizona Fellowship in Integrative Medicine, founded by Andrew Weil, MD.  He will help identify appropriate dietary interventions, supplements, and other lifestyle factors that can impact children and adults with these common conditions.  Dr. Donnelly will also review an Integrative Medicine treatment plan.  This presentation is relevant for parents, caregivers and adults challenged with symptoms of environmental allergies and asthma who are interested in more than just the conventional medical approach to these conditions.

 

Mon
30
Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM @ Café
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Explore the Store: Story Time with Jody Fein!
Monday, September 30th
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Café

Join us at our popular weekly event where Storyteller Jody Fein leads us in rhymes, story and song!  Enjoy a healthy snack and make new friends.  Seating begins at 9:30 am in our Café.

Due to the popularity of this event and space restrictions, we kindly ask that you refrain from bringing strollers.  We appreciate your consideration.  Thank you!

Mon
30
Cultivating Community Farm Stand
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front of the Store
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Cultivating Community Farm Stand
Monday, September 30th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front of the Store

For the 7th year, the farmers from Cultivating Community will be out in front of the store selling their locally grown produce.  Fresh Start Farms is a program offered by Cultivating Community that connects Maine's newest Americans - primarily immigrants from Central America and East Africa - with the land, skills, and resources needed to start farm-based enterprises. 

Events At Nearby Stores

There are no upcoming events at nearby stores.