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.

Wed
07
Cheese Block Party
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota
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Cheese Block Party
Wednesday, August 7th
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota, free

The battle is on as all departments compete to create the most delicious American Artisan Cheese dish! Whether you consider yourself a cheese connoisseur or simply a lover of all things cheesy, stop by the store to sample each department’s creation and vote for your favorite. Beter yet- all participants will be entered to win a $50 Whole Foods Market gift card!

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
Behind the Scenes Healthy Eating Store Tour with Kathryn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota
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Behind the Scenes Healthy Eating Store Tour with Kathryn
Tuesday, August 13th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota, free

Even the best intentions can be compromised by hidden ingredients and confusing labels. Let our resident Healthy Eating Specialist, Kathryn, teach you her behind-the-scenes tips for staying slim and getting the biggest nutrient bang for your buck. RSVP by emailing kathryn.mccue@wholefoods.com; meet at the Healthy Eating Station near floral.

 

(Can't make this date? Come to our Saturday August 17th tour instead from 1-2pm) 

Thu
15
Free "Eat Your Veggies" Cooking Class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center
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Free "Eat Your Veggies" Cooking Class
Thursday, August 15th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center, free

No matter what eating style you subscribe to, everyone can agree that vegetables are a necessary part of a healthy lifestyle. Get your questions answered (and discover how you can learn to love vegetables) during our free monthly “Eat Your Veggies” Cooking Class. RSVP by emailing kathryn.mccue@wholefoods.com or by calling 941.955.8500.

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.

Sat
17
Behind the Scenes Healthy Eating Store Tour with Kathryn
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota
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Behind the Scenes Healthy Eating Store Tour with Kathryn
Saturday, August 17th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota, free

Even the best intentions can be compromised by hidden ingredients and confusing labels. Let our resident Healthy Eating Specialist, Kathryn, teach you her behind-the-scenes tips for staying slim and getting the biggest nutrient bang for your buck. RSVP by emailing kathryn.mccue@wholefoods.com; meet at the Healthy Eating Station near floral.

 

(Can't make this date? Come to our Tuesday August 13th tour instead from 4-5pm) 

Wed
21
Free Healthy Eating Cooking Class: Tex Mex
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center
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Free Healthy Eating Cooking Class: Tex Mex
Wednesday, August 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center, free

One of the easiest ways to fall off the healthy eating wagon is to get stuck in the trap of eating the same dishes night after night. Avoid the temptation of eating ice cream, potato chips or frozen meals for dinner by arming yourself with an arsenal of healthy eating recipes inspired by cultures all over the world. RSVP by emailing kathryn.mccue@wholefoods.com or by calling 941.955.8500.

 

This month's classes:

Wednesday August 21st 6-7pm: Tex Mex

Thursday August 29th 12-1pm: Asian

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.

Fri
23
Cheesemongers Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center
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Cheesemongers Club
Friday, August 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center, $5 suggested donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Calling all cheese snobs! Let our Specialty Team take you on a journey through a beverage and cheese pairing which will feature a variety of American Artisan cheeses. Please register at Customer Service or call 941-955-8500 to reserve your spot.

Sun
25
Back to School & Local Vendor Festival
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota
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Back to School & Local Vendor Festival
Sunday, August 25th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota, free

Make sure your little ones have the best chance for school success by getting them the nutrients they need. We're giving away FREE BAGGED LUNCHES to the first 300 children, along with product samples from some of our favorite vendors! Other activities incluce face painting, crafts, healthy kids' cooking activities and more. (Children must be present to receive free bagged lunch. 1 lunch bag per child.) 

Thu
29
Vitamix Roadshow
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow
Thursday, August 29th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota Produce Department , free

 There’s no better way to shop for a new Vitamix machine than to experience the difference for yourself…and taste the results! Stop by the Produce Department to see why the Vitamix is one of the best investments you can make to improve and preserve your health and well-being. Samples include soups, smoothies, ice cream and more! Vitamix Roadshow runs from Thursday August 29th to Monday September 1st. 

Thu
29
Free Healthy Eating Cooking Class: Asian
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center
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Free Healthy Eating Cooking Class: Asian
Thursday, August 29th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sarasota Lifestyle Center, free

One of the easiest ways to fall off the healthy eating wagon is to get stuck in the trap of eating the same dishes night after night. Avoid the temptation of eating ice cream, potato chips or frozen meals for dinner by arming yourself with an arsenal of healthy eating recipes inspired by cultures all over the world. RSVP by emailing kathryn.mccue@wholefoods.com or by calling 941.955.8500.

 

This month's classes:

Wednesday August 21st 6-7pm: Tex Mex

Thursday August 29th 12-1pm: Asian

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.

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