September 2013

Tue
03
Whole Foods LOCAL Market
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Rose City Madison parking lot
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Whole Foods LOCAL Market
Tuesday, September 3rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Rose City Madison parking lot, Free

Join us in celebrating local, independent farmers, food artisans and crafters at our LOCAL Market on Tuesday, September 3 from 11am-3pm outside in our parking lot. Come meet producers and artisans who will be selling their homegrown, homemade and locally crafted products! 

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.

Thu
12
Whole Kids Foundation Kids Crafts Day
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cafe
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Whole Kids Foundation Kids Crafts Day
Thursday, September 12th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, Donations for WKF Welcome

Join Whole Foods Market Team Members in the café for an afternoon of craft-making and activities in celebration of Whole Kids Foundation. While the class is free, we do welcome donations that will go directly to funding Whole Kids Foundation programs that make a direct impact on kids, communities and schools, including: School Garden Grant Program, Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools, Healthy Teachers Program and The Lunch Box. For more information about Whole Kids Foundation, please visit: www.Wholekidsfoundation.org . Sign up today by calling Whole Foods Market Madison at: 973-822-8444. 

Sat
14
Kids Day of Service
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Fosterfields Living Historical Farm. 73 Kahdena Road Morristown, NJ 07960
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Kids Day of Service
Saturday, September 14th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Fosterfields Living Historical Farm. 73 Kahdena Road Morristown, NJ 07960, Free

Calling all kids and families to join us for a fun fall volunteer project at the Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, a Morris County Park Commission facility.

We're excited to roll up our sleeves to help prepare the farm for fall and winter with our partners at Fosterfields. This will be a family-friendly, 3-hour project with tasks for everyone ages 2 and up! REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED at: http://wfmfosterfields-eorg.eventbrite.com/

On this site you will find a volunteer job description and a list of items that may be helpful to bring on the day of the project. 

We'll have a magical build-your-own salad-bar at 12 noon for kids and grown-ups. Join us in modeling the fun of "eating a rainbow" in honor of the Whole Kids Foundation

Free give-aways and coupons from Whole Foods Market and Morris County Parks will be handed out!

Waiver Forms will be emailed to all attendees 4 days before the event. Please fill out the Waiver Form and bring with you to the event. Children under 18 without a Waiver Form signed by a parent our gaurdian will not be able to participate in the event.

Thank you again and look forward to seeing you soon!

Tue
17
YMCA Cooking Class: All About Tomatoes
6:30 PM @ YMCA Kirby Center- 54 East Street Madison, NJ 07940
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YMCA Cooking Class: All About Tomatoes
Tuesday, September 17th
6:30 PM
YMCA Kirby Center- 54 East Street Madison, NJ 07940, Free

Let’s celebrate Heirloom Tomato season! Join the Madison Area YMCA and Whole Foods Market Madison for an educational and healthy cooking demonstration and talk about the season’s juicy produce pick. Whole Foods Market Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristine Nicholson will be making a Mango-Heirloom Tomato Salad while speaking to the health benefits of tomatoes, the different varieties and flavors available and how to best use them in a meal or snack.  

 

This interactive class will have you going home with a new recipe and countless ideas for making heirloom tomatoes the centerpiece of your table.

 

The cooking demonstration and talk will last 45 minutes with time for a Q&A from attendees.

 

When:

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 6:30pm-7:30pm

 

Where:

YMCA Kirby Center- 54 East Street  Madison, NJ 07940

 

Contact: 
Madison Area YMCA to Register

973-822-9622

Thu
19
Lunch and Learn with Hollenbach Family Chiropractic
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ cafe
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Lunch and Learn with Hollenbach Family Chiropractic
Thursday, September 19th
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
cafe, Free

Join local chiropractor Jim Hollenbach and Nurse Practitioner, Elaine Hardy as she presents: Raising Healthy Children: Action Plan for a Healthy Diet and a Healthy Home.  Elaine will discuss healthy diet and nutrition for children, as well as common environmental concerns of today's parents.  Attendees will learn helpful tips to include in their action plan. Elaine is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and owner of Holistic Family Healthcare in Hackettstown, NJ. Enjoy lunch, networking and learning all in our café.

 

Reserve your spot today with Customer Servic by calling 973-822-8444.

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. 

Tue
24
Veggiecation Kids Cooking
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Rose City Madison Cafe
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Veggiecation Kids Cooking
Tuesday, September 24th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Rose City Madison Cafe, Free

Join us for our Kids Culinary Class where little chefs will be invited to help prepare Veggication Program recipes and sample their healthy treats. Parents will receive a copy of Veggiecation recipes created that day. Kids will leave with coloring pages, stickers and a new love for veggies!

 

The Veggiecation Program provides nutrition education for children by turning vegetables into exciting foods, experiences and activities. Elementary school aged children will have the opportunity to help make two delicious dishes. Space is limited.

 

Please sign up at Customer Service by calling: 973-822-8444. 

Tue
24
Veggiecation Kids Cooking Class: Black Eyed Pea Spread and Tomato Bruschetta
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cafe
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Veggiecation Kids Cooking Class: Black Eyed Pea Spread and Tomato Bruschetta
Tuesday, September 24th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, Free
Join us on Tuesday, September 24 at 4pm for our Veggiecation Kids Cooking Series. 
 
Little chefs will help prepare Veggiecation Program recipes & sample their healthy treats. This month's recipes are Black Eyed Pea Spread and Tomato Bruschetta
 
Parents will receive a copy of Veggiecation recipes created that day.
 
Kids will leave with coloring pages, stickers & a new love for veggies!
 
Space is limited so register with Customer Service today by stopping in the store or calling us at: 973-822-8444

Events At Nearby Stores

Poverty is Unnecessary Day
Saturday, October 25th
12:00 AM
throughout the store,

Join us in celebrating the generosity of our $25,000 donors to the Whole Planet Foundation! They're helping to alleviate poverty around the globe where Whole Foods Market sources products.

Join us in celebrating the generosity of our $25,000 donors to the Whole Planet Foundation! They're helping to alleviate poverty around the globe where Whole Foods Market sources products.

Baking with Sweet Loren: A Benefit for Just Food
Saturday, October 25th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $25

Demonstration & Tasting, $25

All proceeds from this class will benefit Just Food.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

What better way to spend a crisp October afternoon than by sampling a sweet selection of seasonal baked goods, perfect for any occasion? Let Sweet Loren’s founder Loren Brill show us how to whip up delicious treats using wholesome, real ingredients such as coconut oil; grains and nut flours; and unrefined sugars. Whether it’s paleo-friendly pumpkin scones, kid-friendly chocolate-chip muffins, or decadent cookie dough, Loren’s versatile recipes will surely satisfy without weighing you down. Best of all: 100% of this event’s proceeds go toward supporting local food-advocacy nonprofit Just Food!

On the Menu: Pumpkin-Date Pecan Scones; Pumpkin & Chocolate-Chip Muffins; Cinnamon Pound Cake with Cocoa Nibs; Double-Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies; Apple-Pecan Crumble.

Instructor: Loren Brill, Founder & CEO, Sweet Loren’s 100% Natural Baking Company

www.sweetlorens.com

www.justfood.org

Demonstration & Tasting, $25

All proceeds from this class will benefit Just Food.

Around the World From Home: Basics of Indian Cooking
Sunday, October 26th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $45

Hands-On & Demonstration, $45  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Embark on a delicious journey to India—no passport required! If you’ve wanted to experience a “vacation on a plate” without leaving the comforts of home, then this is the class for you. See how easy it can be to make tasty, healthy Indian dishes while also learning about the classic spices and basic techniques that define this popular cuisine.

On the Menu: Tamarind Chicken; Shrimp & Vegetable Curry; Basmati Rice; Spinach with Almonds and Naan.

Instructor: Nicole Friday, Culinary Instructor, Food & Lifestyle Expert

www.nicolefriday.com

 

Hands-On & Demonstration, $45  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER