August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Tue
13
All About Heirloom Tomatoes
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in the store
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All About Heirloom Tomatoes
Tuesday, August 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in the store

All About Heirloom Tomatoes

Heirlooms are classic varieties that are prized today because of their intense flavors, vibrant colors and unique shapes. Join Evelyn for a taste & pick up a recipe or two featuring these seasonal favorites!

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
16
Try Something New: Grilled Kofta!
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ in our store
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Try Something New: Grilled Kofta!
Friday, August 16th
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
in our store

Try Something New: Grilled Kofta!

Join Evelyn for a taste of kofta - & an easy & delicious meal idea for the busy weeks ahead.

Sun
18
Try Something New: Stuffed Burgers!
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ in our store
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Try Something New: Stuffed Burgers!
Sunday, August 18th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
in our store

Try Something New: Stuffed Burgers!

Join Evelyn for a taste of our new stuffed burgers – made fresh in our store!

 

Thu
22
All About Heirloom Tomatoes
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ in the store
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All About Heirloom Tomatoes
Thursday, August 22nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
in the store

All About Heirloom Tomatoes

Heirlooms are classic varieties that are prized today because of their intense flavors, vibrant colors and unique shapes. Join Evelyn for a taste & pick up a recipe or two featuring these seasonal favorites!

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Wed
28
Customer Appreciation Day!
12:00 AM @ throughout the store
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Customer Appreciation Day!
Wednesday, August 28th
12:00 AM
throughout the store

Customer Appreciation Day!

We’ve got a full day of storewide events, activities & giveaways planned especially for you – our customer! Join us for raffles, coupons, kids’ activities, sampling throughout the store & more.

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
Rosh Hashana Tasting
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ in our store
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Rosh Hashana Tasting
Friday, August 30th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
in our store

Come sample our holiday faire & place your order today!

Sat
31
All About Heirloom Tomatoes
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ in the store
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All About Heirloom Tomatoes
Saturday, August 31st
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
in the store

All About Heirloom Tomatoes

Heirlooms are classic varieties that are prized today because of their intense flavors, vibrant colors and unique shapes. Join Evelyn for a taste & pick up a recipe or two featuring these seasonal favorites!

Events At Nearby Stores

Lunch & Learn: Beginner Knife Skills
Friday, September 19th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Bowery Culinary Center, 2nd floor, $20

Demonstration & Hands-On, $20  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Sneak out for a longer lunch hour, or tell them you’re “in a meeting”—whatever you do, don’t miss our express workshop for beginner cooks who have lots of enthusiasm but limited time. Today’s focus will be an intro to safe and efficient knife skills for easier home cooking, along with a delicious lunch prepared with what you’ve sliced and diced during class. Stop by and take a midday break while learning something new!

On the Menu: Watermelon-Cucumber Salad with Fresh Basil & Mint; Late-Summer Tomato Panzanella with Tuscan-Style Butcher’s Steak.

Instructor: Min Liao, Culinary Center Director

Demonstration & Hands-On, $20  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Whole Kids Tent Event: My Social Canvas Kids Paint Party
Friday, September 19th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Outside, $10

My Social Canvas is an NYC-based company that connects brands, students, and the community through design and then donates a portion of profits back to social causes. Our friends from My Social Canvas will be hosting a kids Eat A Rainbow Paint Party in support of Whole Kids Foundation and invites kids and families to create your own Rainbow Salad Designs. $10 per child participation fee, includes canvas lunch tote. Proceeds donated to Whole Kids Foundation. 

My Social Canvas is an NYC-based company that connects brands, students, and the community through design and then donates a portion of profits back to social causes. Our friends from My Social Ca

Cupcake Decorating Class -Fundraiser For Whole Kids Foundation
Saturday, September 20th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Rose City, $7

Our bakery team will host a 1 hour cupcake decorating class in our cafe from 10AM-11AM. All proceeds will be donated to The Whole Kids Foundation. 

 

Whole Kids Foundation Mission is to:

 

·        Provide schools with salad bars through our partnership with Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools

·        Provide grants for school gardens and related programs

·        Offer cooking and nutrition education for school teachers and staff

·        Support The Lunch Box online tools, which help cafeterias transition to serving more fresh, whole foods

Download the complete Whole Kids Foundation Brochure to learn more.

Our bakery team will host a 1 hour cupcake decorating class in our cafe from 10AM-11AM. All proceeds will be donated to The Whole Kids Foundation.