March 2013

Sat
02
Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
Saturday, March 2nd
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sarasota, $5 each

 

Coconuts for a Cause

Every Saturday February 23 – March 30

10am to 1pm, $5 ea.

Want to help end global poverty…we do!  We will be raising funds for Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end hunger around the world by selling fresh Thai coconuts for $5 each outside the store.  100% of the funds raised will go directly to microlending projects in 56 countries…awesome!

Wed
06
28 Day Healthy Eating Challange
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Sarasota
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28 Day Healthy Eating Challange
Wednesday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Sarasota, Free

 

Engine 2 Challenge – 28 Days to a New You!
Wednesdays, February 6- March 6

6:00pm – 7:30, FREE
Want to get inspired by one of the mote dynamic healthy eating talks available?  Come meet Rip Esselstyn, author of The Engine 2 Diet, and now Healthy Eating Ambassador for Whole Foods Market. This groundbreaking plan can help you lose weight, lower cholesterol, reduce the risk of disease, and become physically fit in just four weeks.  Each week you will get to learn about the Engine 2 lifestyle, enjoy a cooking demonstration, and sample delicious new recipes!  This is a life changing opportunity you won’t want to miss! Space is limited.  Please pre-register at customer service or by calling 941-955-8500.

  • Week 1:               With Rip Himself!: Introduction & The Lowdown on Dairy
  • Week 2:               Meat of the Matter
  • Week 3:               The Skinny on Oils
  • Week 4:               Wednesday: Plant-Strong for Life
  • Week 5:               Graduation      
Sat
09
Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
Saturday, March 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sarasota, $5 each

 

Coconuts for a Cause

Every Saturday February 23 – March 30

10am to 1pm, $5 ea.

Want to help end global poverty…we do!  We will be raising funds for Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end hunger around the world by selling fresh Thai coconuts for $5 each outside the store.  100% of the funds raised will go directly to microlending projects in 56 countries…awesome!

Sat
09
Parmageddon Parm Cracking
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Parmageddon Parm Cracking
Saturday, March 9th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sarasota, FREE

 

 

Join us for our Parmageddon cracking of a wheel of Parmigiano Reggiano to experience parm - the center of the cheese universe - and break the world record for the Most Parmesan Cheese Wheels Cracked Simultaneously. Our wine specialist will be pouring wine and helping you with parm pairings that are out of this world! Play space bowling to spin the cheese spinning prize wheel. Sci-fi attire suggested.

Thu
14
Global Cuisine Cooking Class
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Sarasota
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Global Cuisine Cooking Class
Thursday, March 14th
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sarasota, $10

 

Global Cuisine Cooking Class

Benefitting Whole Planet Foundation

Thursday, March14

1pm, $10 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Indian, Asian, African… oh my!  Did you know we source products from over 80 countries around the world and have humanitarian projects in 57 of them!  Join us for a taste of the planet with recipes inspired by our micro-lending clients around the globe.  100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end poverty.  Please pre-register in person and make your donation payment.  Your receipt will be your entrance ticket and will be used as your chance to win a gift basket filled with products from around the world!

Thu
14
Healthy Starts Here- Healthy Eating on a Budget Store Tour
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Healthy Starts Here- Healthy Eating on a Budget Store Tour
Thursday, March 14th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sarasota, Free

 

Let our Healthy Eating Specialist give you the insider tips on how to hop on a budget.  You will also learn which foods to stock up on for the ultimate healthy pantry and how to incorporate them into your meals.  Tour will begin at the Health Starts Here Station near Customer Service. 

Sat
16
Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
Saturday, March 16th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sarasota, $5 each

 

Coconuts for a Cause

Every Saturday February 23 – March 30

10am to 1pm, $5 ea.

Want to help end global poverty…we do!  We will be raising funds for Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end hunger around the world by selling fresh Thai coconuts for $5 each outside the store.  100% of the funds raised will go directly to microlending projects in 56 countries…awesome!

Sun
17
Leprechaun Love Bag Give Away
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Leprechaun Love Bag Give Away
Sunday, March 17th
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sarasota, FREE

 

We’re giving away 100 reusable bags to customers wearing green, while supplies last! If we don’t catch you on the way in, visit us at Customer Service for your free reusable bag.  Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Thu
21
Health Starts Here Cooking Class- Grains
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM @ Sarasota
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Health Starts Here Cooking Class- Grains
Thursday, March 21st
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Sarasota, Free

 

Health Starts Here Cooking Class- Grains

12pm, FREE

If all that comes to mind when you think about grains is rice, then it’s time to expand your horizons! In this class we will discuss what makes something whole grain and the three major components that make them up.  You will also learn how to buy and cook whole grains and leave with a copy of our bulk basics guide with instructions on how to cook a variety of items that you’ll find in our amazing bulk department. Space is limited.  Please pre-register at customer service or by calling 941-955-8500.

Fri
22
Cheese Monger Club Class: Celebrating Spring Cheese
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Cheese Monger Club Class: Celebrating Spring Cheese
Friday, March 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sarasota, Free

 

 Join Jessica, Specialty Cheese Buyer, for our monthly Cheese Monger Club Class and experience  an array of fresh spring cheese! This class is free for everyone, but space is limited to 25 participants.  Please pre-register at Customer Service or call 941-955-8500 to reserve your spot. 

Fri
22
Cheese Monger Club Class: Celebrating Spring Cheese
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Cheese Monger Club Class: Celebrating Spring Cheese
Friday, March 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sarasota, Free

 

 Join Jessica, Specialty Cheese Buyer, for our monthly Cheese Monger Club Class and experience  an array of fresh spring cheese! This class is free for everyone, but space is limited to 25 participants.  Please pre-register at Customer Service or call 941-955-8500 to reserve your spot. 

Sat
23
Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
Saturday, March 23rd
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sarasota, $5 each

 

Coconuts for a Cause

Every Saturday February 23 – March 30

10am to 1pm, $5 ea.

Want to help end global poverty…we do!  We will be raising funds for Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end hunger around the world by selling fresh Thai coconuts for $5 each outside the store.  100% of the funds raised will go directly to microlending projects in 56 countries…awesome!

Sat
23
Egg-cellent Eggs Event!
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Egg-cellent Eggs Event!
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sarasota, FREE

 

10:00 – 1:00 pm  Kids Club:  Kids join us on the side of the store for a fun time learning how to use recycled materials to plant seeds to grow at home.  Eating fruits and veggies is more fun when you grow them yourself!

11:00 am – 3:00 pm Demos: Sample each department’s favorite recipes featuring eggs! Easter is right around the corner so this is the perfect time to get inspired!

NoonEgg Race: Register at Customer Service to take part in our egg-spoon race event right outside of the store. The winner receives a $25 Whole Foods Market gift card and an egg-stravagent gift basket filled with goodies

Sat
23
Egg-cellent Eggs Event!
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Egg-cellent Eggs Event!
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sarasota, FREE

 

10:00 – 1:00 pm  Kids Club:  Kids join us on the side of the store for a fun time learning how to use recycled materials to plant seeds to grow at home.  Eating fruits and veggies is more fun when you grow them yourself!

11:00 am – 3:00 pm Demos: Sample each department’s favorite recipes featuring eggs! Easter is right around the corner so this is the perfect time to get inspired!

NoonEgg Race: Register at Customer Service to take part in our egg-spoon race event right outside of the store. The winner receives a $25 Whole Foods Market gift card and an egg-stravagent gift basket filled with goodies

Wed
27
Argentinean Wine Dinner
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Argentinean Wine Dinner
Wednesday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sarasota, $50 Donation Per Person

 Argentinean Wine Dinner

Benefitting Whole Planet Foundation

Wednesday, March 27

Reception 6pm-6:30pm

Dinner 6:30pm

$50 Per Person Donation

A noble drink enjoyed generation after generation, wine is part of the Argentine national heritage. It brings together the culture of hard work and dedication and the joy of an encounter with others in every sip you take from the glass. Join our Wine Experts and Chef Mel for an amazing four course dinner coupled with nine Argentinean wines. 100% of the profits will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.  Seating is limited, so please pre-register at customer in person prior to the event and save your receipt for entrance into the dinner.  All participants will be entered to win a $50 gift card and Argentinean gift basket.  For more information, contact Nikki Logan at nikki.logan@wholefoods.com.
 

Sat
30
Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Sarasota
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Coconuts for a Cause Fundraiser
Saturday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sarasota, $5 each

 

Coconuts for a Cause

Every Saturday February 23 – March 30

10am to 1pm, $5 ea.

Want to help end global poverty…we do!  We will be raising funds for Whole Planet Foundation and their efforts to end hunger around the world by selling fresh Thai coconuts for $5 each outside the store.  100% of the funds raised will go directly to microlending projects in 56 countries…awesome!

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