December 2012

Sat
01
Grab and Give Program
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market, Reston
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Grab and Give Program
Saturday, December 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market, Reston, $10

As part of our commitment to support our communities this holiday season, we are rolling out the Grab and Give customer donation program from November 28th through December 31st.

 

Whole Foods Market Reston & Whole Foods Market Vienna are teaming up to collect Grab and Give bags for:

How it works

  • Bring a $10 Grab and Give bag from our Grab and Give Display to a cahier
  • If you choose to let us donate on your behalf, just leave your Grab and Give Bag in the collection area indicated in the front of the store, we’ll take care of the rest!
  •  If you want to take the bag with you to donate to another organization, that’s okay too!

What goes into the $10 bag?

  • Back To Nature Mac and Cheese Dinner
  • Newman’s Own Marinara Sauce
  • Dellalo Organic Pasta
  •  365 Brand Skipjack Tuna in Water                                         
Fri
07
6 After 6 - Reston's Healthy Happy Hour!
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Reston. In Prepared Foods
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6 After 6 - Reston's Healthy Happy Hour!
Friday, December 7th
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Whole Foods Market, Reston. In Prepared Foods, $6

Reston's Healthy Happy Hour is back!

What's on the menu you ask?
Roasted Garlic and Fava Bean Paté
Rosemary New Potatoes
Mushroom Gravy
Bulgur and Orange Salad
Broccoli Latkes
Apricot Baked Apples

We start at 6 and go until we're out of food! $6 per plate.

Sat
08
Holiday Entertaining Tasting Event
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Reston All Through the Store
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Holiday Entertaining Tasting Event
Saturday, December 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Reston All Through the Store, Free!

Does cooking for the Holidays seem daunting? We've got a secret for you, we'll do all the work and give you all of the credit. Stop by this Saturday between 5 and 7 to sample some of our holiday offerings available through our catering menu. You can dress up or wear your favorite ugly holiday sweater, we don't judge.

Fri
28
Vegan Supper & Film Night
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Reston. In our Cafe
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Vegan Supper & Film Night
Friday, December 28th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Whole Foods Market, Reston. In our Cafe, $15

We will continue this popular get-together on December 28th , at 7:00 PM This time we will be screening the documentary: Forks Over Knives - The Extended Interviews. Following up on one of the most influential documentaries of all time, Forks Over Knives, comes Forks Over Knives The Extended Interviews. This video includes never-before-seen footage from the film's expert interviews, covering several themes in greater depth and addressing important issues that weren't touched on in the movie.

Forks Over Kn...ives The Extended Interviews covers more than 80 topics, including: - How much protein do we need? - Animal vs. plant nutrients in cancer promotion - Why are some vegetarian and vegans unhealthy? - Is a healthy vegan diet easy to follow? - Why portion control doesn t work - Oil, fish, supplements, and more!

Featuring leading experts T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D., Caldwell Esselstyn Jr., M.D., Neal Barnard, M.D., John McDougall, M.D., Pam Popper, N.D., Doug Lisle, Ph.D., and Terry Mason, M.D., Forks Over Knives The Extended Interviews is must-see viewing for anyone interested in the powerful relationship between food and health!

Note:. Space is extremely limited so please RSVP online:

http://vegansupperdecember2012.eventbrite.com/

Fee: $15

All proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Fairfax County. A reminder: only prepaid admissions are guaranteed a place.

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Entertaining Made Easy
Saturday, December 27th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Let us be a cook in your kitchen this holiday season! Every Saturday from 2-4PM through December, our in-store experts from each department will be on hand to answer your questions. Stop by each table and say hello - plus we will also be sampling items from our holiday menu.

Let us be a cook in your kitchen this holiday season! Every Saturday from 2-4PM through December, our in-store experts from each department will be on hand to answer your questions.

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, December 29th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned plate and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars for only $8.  So long as it's all vegetarian and the lid fits, it doesn't matter how heavy the container is!

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Meatless Monday
Monday, December 29th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods,

Fill your plate for ONLY $8 from 11:30 - 1:30 and 4 - 7PM! Skip the meat-centered plate and try a plant based lunch or dinner.

Fill your plate for ONLY $8 from 11:30 - 1:30 and 4 - 7PM! Skip the meat-centered plate and try a plant based lunch or dinner.