September 2013

Tue
03
Kids Day of Service for City Green
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ City Green at Schulteis Farm, 171 Grove St., Clifton, NJ
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Kids Day of Service for City Green
Tuesday, September 3rd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
City Green at Schulteis Farm, 171 Grove St., Clifton, NJ

Volunteer for

Kids Day of Service

At City Green’s Farm in Clifton!

Tuesday, September 3rd from 11am-1pm

To launch our Whole Kids Foundation donation drive, Whole Foods Market is organizing volunteer events with local non-profits across the country. On September 3rd, the Ridgewood & Paramus stores have organized a farm clean-up for City Green on its farm located at 171 Grove St. in Clifton, NJ. The clean-up project which is suitable for adults & kids includes weeding, planting, mulching & painting. Lunch will be provided at 1pm following the clean-up. For more information about City Green, please visit http://www.citygreenonline.org/

 

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.

Sat
07
Kids Back to School Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ in our store
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Kids Back to School Event
Saturday, September 7th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
in our store

It’s all about kids & back-to-school for this annual event! Meet Stacey Antine, founder of HealthBarn USA & taste some yummy, healthy options for kids from their new cookbook.  We’ll  also be featuring kid-friendly tastings, activities, face painting & more!

Sun
08
Whole Kids Foundation BBQ
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ in our store
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Whole Kids Foundation BBQ
Sunday, September 8th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
in our store, Donation

Join us for lunch & help support the Whole Kids Foundation! The Whole Kids Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support schools & inspire families to improve children’s wellness & nutrition. This goal is accomplished by providing salad bars to schools, providing grants for school gardens, & offering cooking & nutrition education for school teachers & staff.

 

Mon
09
Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ in our parking lot
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Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
Monday, September 9th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
in our parking lot, Free

 

Join us for a free exercise session every Monday morning in September conducted by the trainers from Volt Fitness in Glen Rock. This workout is perfect for any fitness level - all you need is a mat, a towel & a smile! The session is a 45 minute Boot Camp style workout followed by 15 minute relaxing mind-body cool down which includes body weight exercises & cardio intervals. The workout is geared to burn fat & tone muscles! Challenge yourself to feel great!

Tue
10
Easy One Dish Dinners
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ in our store
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Easy One Dish Dinners
Tuesday, September 10th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
in our store

Join Evelyn, our Culinary Demo Specialist, as she demonstrates easy to make, yummy, healthy options to feed your family.

Sun
15
Coffee Tasting Event
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ in our cafe
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Coffee Tasting Event
Sunday, September 15th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
in our cafe

Coffee Tasting Event

Join us for this special tasting event & learn the nuances of what separates coffee blends from each other, the differences between roasts, & pairings that bring out the best features of each blend.

Mon
16
Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ in our parking lot
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Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
Monday, September 16th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
in our parking lot, Free

 

Join us for a free exercise session every Monday morning in September conducted by the trainers from Volt Fitness in Glen Rock. This workout is perfect for any fitness level - all you need is a mat, a towel & a smile! The session is a 45 minute Boot Camp style workout followed by 15 minute relaxing mind-body cool down which includes body weight exercises & cardio intervals. The workout is geared to burn fat & tone muscles! Challenge yourself to feel great!

Tue
17
Easy One Dish Dinners
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ in our store
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Easy One Dish Dinners
Tuesday, September 17th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
in our store

Join Evelyn, our Culinary Demo Specialist, as she demonstrates easy to make, yummy, healthy options to feed your family.

Wed
18
5% Day for Kula for Karma
12:00 AM @ in our store
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5% Day for Kula for Karma
Wednesday, September 18th
12:00 AM
in our store

Shop on this day & 5% of our net sales will benefit Kula for Karma. The mission of this local non-profit organization is to promote wellness among society’s most vulnerable populations at no cost to the clients & patients. Kula pioneers the integration of therapeutic yoga, meditation & stress management into mainstream medicine & healthcare.

Thu
19
Fall Favorites
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ in our store
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Fall Favorites
Thursday, September 19th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
in our store

Join us for this storewide event featuring favorite seasonalrecipes for Fall!

 

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
Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ in our parking lot
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Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
Monday, September 23rd
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
in our parking lot, Free

 

Join us for a free exercise session every Monday morning in September conducted by the trainers from Volt Fitness in Glen Rock. This workout is perfect for any fitness level - all you need is a mat, a towel & a smile! The session is a 45 minute Boot Camp style workout followed by 15 minute relaxing mind-body cool down which includes body weight exercises & cardio intervals. The workout is geared to burn fat & tone muscles! Challenge yourself to feel great!

Tue
24
Easy One Dish Dinners
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ in our store
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Easy One Dish Dinners
Tuesday, September 24th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
in our store

Join Evelyn, our Culinary Demo Specialist, as she demonstrates easy to make, yummy, healthy options to feed your family.

Fri
27
Floral Class: Make your own Harvest Arrangement
11:00 AM @ in our store
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Floral Class: Make your own Harvest Arrangement
Friday, September 27th
11:00 AM
in our store, $20

 

Join Maria, our Floral Supervisor, & learn the tricks of creating your own arrangement in a gourd! Please sign up in Floral for this class.

Sat
28
Applefest!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in our store
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Applefest!
Saturday, September 28th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in our store

It’s all about apples for this storewide event. Roam the store & taste the versatility of apples for this special tasting!

Mon
30
Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ in our parking lot
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Experience the Volt Nation Boot Camp!
Monday, September 30th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
in our parking lot, Free

 

Join us for a free exercise session every Monday morning in September conducted by the trainers from Volt Fitness in Glen Rock. This workout is perfect for any fitness level - all you need is a mat, a towel & a smile! The session is a 45 minute Boot Camp style workout followed by 15 minute relaxing mind-body cool down which includes body weight exercises & cardio intervals. The workout is geared to burn fat & tone muscles! Challenge yourself to feel great!

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.