January 2014

Thu
09
Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
Thursday, January 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Many of us start the new year with a variety of resolutions. Join us to learn ways to chart the path to healthy eating! Follow #WFMdish to particpate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Tue
14
5% Day Vote
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Raleigh Store Wide
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5% Day Vote
Tuesday, January 14th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Raleigh Store Wide

It's time to choose our next 5% day winner! One of these organizations will be chosen to receive 5% of our net sales on February 4th 2014.

 

Boys and Girls Clubs of Wake County     OR      Reaching Your Goals, Inc. 

 

To cast your vote go to facebook.com/wholefoodsmarketraleigh or visit the store on January 14th. 

Voting will only take place on January 14th and only votes between 12am and 11:59pm will count. Please do not vote more than once. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
Thursday, January 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Keeping your resolutions going can be difficult. Join us to share and learn how and where to find the motivation to stay on track with your healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
23
Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
Thursday, January 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we approach the end of the first month of the new year, join in to share and learn ways to keep things delicious and interesting for your long term healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ online
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Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
Thursday, January 30th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
online, free

The Big Game is coming up so it's time to start thinking about great game-day grub! Join us to share menu ideas and recipes that are sure to keep everyone happy and full. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Thursday Tasting Tours
Thursday, July 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free

Join us for Thursday Tasting Tours! Every Thursday, you can tour the store with your tastebuds, tasting delicious offerings from every department. You can get some new recipes and ideas while sampling something fresh, seasonal or on sale! If that's not incentive enough for you, how about winning your groceries for FREE?!** During our Thursday Tasting Tour, you can grab a numbered token at the door! When you check out, give it to the cashier, and if you have the pre-chosen winning number, everything in your cart (up to $100!) is FREE!**  Check out our store calendar for weekly tour topics!

**complete details and rules available in the store!

Join us for Thursday Tasting Tours! Every Thursday, you can tour the store with your tastebuds, tasting delicious offerings from every department.

Cheese Class: Cheesemonger's Choice!
Friday, July 25th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Chapel Hill, $10/person

Join our Cheese Buyer and ACS CCP Candidate Tyler as he discusses how to choose cheese at their peak. Sample a carefully selected variety of cheese from our cheese counter that are at their prime in regards to flavor and texture, accompanied by a beverage selection chose to complement and enhance. $10/person. Registration and Payment can be made at the customer service desk, or by calling (919) 968-1983.

Join our Cheese Buyer and ACS CCP Candidate Tyler as he discusses how to choose cheese at their peak.

Modern Homesteading Fair
Saturday, July 26th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Chapel Hill, Free

If you've ever dreamed of being more self-sufficient at home, but aren't sure where to start, this event is for you! This Modern Homesteading Fair will feature demonstrations of dozens of earth-friendly skills that will get you well on your way. We are thrilled to be joined by many local businesses, and experts in their fields. Here is a list of our confirmed (and growing!) activities.  

  • Backyard Chicken Display (Carolina Coops & Urban Chicken, with special presentation by the Triangle's Own "Backyard Chicken Champions" Judy Morgan-Davis & Bob Davis)
  • Small Batch Preservation Culinary Demonstration (Susan Walter Sink of Tarheel Foodie)
  • Sustainable/Edible Landscape Design & Rain Barrel Demo (Green Sky Designs)
  • Backyard Beekeeping (Just Bee Apiary)
  • Kids' Carousel and Sidewalk Shop at Twig
  • Mushroom Log Cultivation (Fifth Season of Carrboro)
  • Hydroponic Gardening (Fifth Season of Carrboro)
  • Crock Fermentation (Susan Howe, Sarah's House of Clay)
  • Composting (Brian Rosa, Organic Recycling Specialist, NC DENR)
  • Becoming a Homesteader (Tammy Griffen of Woodcrest Farm)
  • Mozzarella Ball Making (WFM Cheese Buyer, Tyler)
  • Pickling Demonstration (WFM Resident Pickle Expert, Matt)
  • Natural Insect Repellant Making
  • Pop-Up DIY Supply & Book Store
  • Plus much, much more! 

This event is free and open to the public, and family friendly.

If you've ever dreamed of being more self-sufficient at home, but aren't sure where to start, this event is for you!