May 2013

Thu
02
Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Reston Whole Foods
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Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 2nd
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Reston Whole Foods, Free!

The Food for Life program is a community-based nutrition education program of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). The classes work to translate complex scientific nutrition information into simple and easy meals. Each Food for Life nutrition and cooking class features a nutrition lecture and live cooking demonstration all within a supportive group setting.

 

Details and Registration. All classes are free!

  • Thurs. Apr 11: Introduction to How Foods Fight Diabetes
  • Thurs. Apr 18: The Power of Your Plate and Grocery Cart/Understanding Type 2 Diabetes
  • Thurs. May 2: Designing a Diet for Maximum Weight Control/Using the Glycemic Index
  • Thurs. May 9: Keeping a Healthy Heart
  • Thurs. May 16: Diabetes Care from Head to Toe/Making It Work for You

The goal of the Food for Life: Diabetes Initiative program is to empower people who have diabetes and those concerned about developing diabetes, along with their friends and family members with new information and skills. Each class offers a cooking demonstration, and provides samples of delicious, health-promoting dishes, along with a take-home packet of easy and affordable recipes.

 

 

Tue
07
Mommy and Me Class
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Reston Whole Foods
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Mommy and Me Class
Tuesday, May 7th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Reston Whole Foods, Free!

Join Miss Celia in our cafe for Mommy and Me class- this month's theme is Going to the zoo! Storytelling, crafts and a good old sing-a-long. This is a great time to enjoy connecting with other parents and kids in the community. RSVP to nicole.jones@wholefoods.com

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Reston Whole Foods
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Mom-O-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Reston Whole Foods, Free!

A mother's love - there's noting like it. This Mother's Day we're mothering mom with a special day just for her. We'll have tasty treats and sensational samples to share, plus great gift ideas, complimentary hand scrubs massages and live music for her special day. Be one of the first 50 moms and receive a complimentary goody bag filled with special surprises guaranteed to make your mom feel appreciated.

Thu
09
Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Reston Whole Foods
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Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 9th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Reston Whole Foods, Free!

The Food for Life program is a community-based nutrition education program of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). The classes work to translate complex scientific nutrition information into simple and easy meals. Each Food for Life nutrition and cooking class features a nutrition lecture and live cooking demonstration all within a supportive group setting.

 

Details and Registration. All classes are free!

  • Thurs. Apr 11: Introduction to How Foods Fight Diabetes
  • Thurs. Apr 18: The Power of Your Plate and Grocery Cart/Understanding Type 2 Diabetes
  • Thurs. May 2: Designing a Diet for Maximum Weight Control/Using the Glycemic Index
  • Thurs. May 9: Keeping a Healthy Heart
  • Thurs. May 16: Diabetes Care from Head to Toe/Making It Work for You

The goal of the Food for Life: Diabetes Initiative program is to empower people who have diabetes and those concerned about developing diabetes, along with their friends and family members with new information and skills. Each class offers a cooking demonstration, and provides samples of delicious, health-promoting dishes, along with a take-home packet of easy and affordable recipes.

 

 

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
16
Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Reston Whole Foods
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Food for Life Diabetes Nutrition and Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 16th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Reston Whole Foods, Free!

The Food for Life program is a community-based nutrition education program of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). The classes work to translate complex scientific nutrition information into simple and easy meals. Each Food for Life nutrition and cooking class features a nutrition lecture and live cooking demonstration all within a supportive group setting.

 

Details and Registration. All classes are free!

  • Thurs. Apr 11: Introduction to How Foods Fight Diabetes
  • Thurs. Apr 18: The Power of Your Plate and Grocery Cart/Understanding Type 2 Diabetes
  • Thurs. May 2: Designing a Diet for Maximum Weight Control/Using the Glycemic Index
  • Thurs. May 9: Keeping a Healthy Heart
  • Thurs. May 16: Diabetes Care from Head to Toe/Making It Work for You

The goal of the Food for Life: Diabetes Initiative program is to empower people who have diabetes and those concerned about developing diabetes, along with their friends and family members with new information and skills. Each class offers a cooking demonstration, and provides samples of delicious, health-promoting dishes, along with a take-home packet of easy and affordable recipes.

 

 

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Storytime
Friday, August 1st
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com.  Special Guest, Charley, will host our Storytime on the first Friday of each month! No need to register for this one, all are welcome!

Storytime is always different and unique and comes with a special snack at the end.  Wish to be involved?  Email Candace.child@wholefoods.com

Flavorful Friday
Friday, August 1st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Around the store, FREE

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  Ask our experts questions about their cooking techniques!

Be sure to stop in on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-6pm.  Each of our departments does a live tasting demonstration right on the floor.  Come in and enjoy the variety of foods we have to offer.  A

Live Music
Friday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Outdoor Cafe, FREE

Grab your favorite foods and head over to our outdoor cafe to enjoy live music every Friday Night.  (We're offering $1/lb of our Hot Bar & Salad Bars from 6-8p!) Each week features different musical talent.  Interested in playing for our next event?  Email candace.child@wholefoods.com.

Grab your favorite foods and head over to our outdoor cafe to enjoy live music every Friday Night.  (We're offering $1/lb of our Hot Bar & Salad Bars from 6-8p!) Each week features different m