March 2013

Tue
05
28 Day Challenge Meeting #1 with Ariane
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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28 Day Challenge Meeting #1 with Ariane
Tuesday, March 5th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Tour our store to discover HSH and E2 ingredients, learn how to “makeover” your pantry and watch the compelling documentary “Forks Over Knives”. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Sat
09
Parmeggedon
3:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Parmeggedon
Saturday, March 9th
3:00 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Whole Foods Market is celebrating Parmigiano Reggiano, and we’re reclaiming the Guinness World Record for the number of wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano simultaneously cracked in our stores nationwide on Saturday, March 9 at 2 p.m. Join us at Whole Foods Market Silver Spring as our Parm Producer - Quentin Parmigiano- cracks open the Star of the show!

 

Tue
12
28 Day Challenge Meeting #2 with Ariane
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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28 Day Challenge Meeting #2 with Ariane
Tuesday, March 12th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

In our second meeting, we will discuss batch cooking, demonstrate beans and grains cooking and prepare Mighty Bowls of Goodness – a colorful one-dish meal. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Wed
13
St Patrick's Day with Chef Egg
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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St Patrick's Day with Chef Egg
Wednesday, March 13th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

The luck of the Irish will be with you for this class as you learn to make some delicious recipes directly from The Emerald Isles.  Have you tried boxty?  Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Thu
14
Half-Pint Kids Club - St Patty's Day
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club - St Patty's Day
Thursday, March 14th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Today we’re celebrating St. Patties Day! We’ll find our pot of gold at the end of the rainbow in today’s class. Snacks will be provided. This class is perfect for kids 2 and up. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.

 

Tue
19
28 Day Challenge Meeting #3 with Ariane
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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28 Day Challenge Meeting #3 with Ariane
Tuesday, March 19th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

In our third meeting, we’ll demonstrate how to make dinner with recipes from the Bestselling “Engine 2 Diet” . Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Wed
20
Half-Pint Kids Club: First Day of Spring
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club: First Day of Spring
Wednesday, March 20th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Spring is officially here! Today we’re making the caterpillar from Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Snacks will be provided. This class is perfect for kids 2 and up. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373
 

Wed
20
Whole Trade Mango Recipes with Chef Egg
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Whole Trade Mango Recipes with Chef Egg
Wednesday, March 20th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

It’s Whole Trade Mango season and Chef Egg will show you how to make the most of this sweet and delicious fruit. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.

 

Sat
23
Easter EGGstravaganza
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Store Wide
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Easter EGGstravaganza
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Join us today for our Easter EGGstravaganza. We’ll have tasty samples for you to try around the store, a Giving Grill  for Whole Planet Foundation as well as some crazy Chickens doing funny things.
 

Sat
23
Coffee and Bagels with Fred Noble
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cafe
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Coffee and Bagels with Fred Noble
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cafe, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Join our expert coffee buyer, Fred Noble, to find out more about how coffee is made, different flavor and taste profiles and what makes Whole Foods Market Coffee so special!! Free gift bag for attendees. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.

Sat
23
Half-Pint Kids Club: Make your own Easter Cupcakes
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club: Make your own Easter Cupcakes
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cafe, $2 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Calling all kids 2 – 10! Stop by our café and decorate your own Easter basket cupcake. This activity is ongoing so feel free to drop by any time. 
 

Mon
25
Seed Starting for Veggie Gardens
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Seed Starting for Veggie Gardens
Monday, March 25th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

"Seed Starting for Veggie Gardens" with Gordon Clarke of Montgomery Victory Gardens is a hands on workshop that will include information on soil mixes, lighting and cold frames, when and how to plant, care for seedlings, hardening off, and everything else you need to know to successfully start your own veggie plants.

Tue
26
Spring Holidays with Chef Egg
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Spring Holidays with Chef Egg
Tuesday, March 26th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Chef Egg to make some Spring Holiday favorites including  Leg of Lamb with Gremolata and Homemade Matzoh and Apple Horoset.  Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373.

Thu
28
Half-Pint Kids Club: Sow a Seed
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club: Sow a Seed
Thursday, March 28th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

It’s a great time to start thinking about your spring veggie garden. In today’s class, we’ll decorate our little pots and then plant lettuce for you to grow at home. Snacks will be provided. This class is perfect for kids 2 and up. Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373
 

Thu
28
28 Day Challenge Meeting #4 with Ariane
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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28 Day Challenge Meeting #4 with Ariane
Thursday, March 28th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Graduation Party – Diplomas will be awarded as we discuss best practices and encourage each other to keep up the good work and embrace our new dietary changes as a lifestyle change.
Register at Customer Service by calling (301) 608-9373

Events At Nearby Stores

Healthy Eating Just Got Easier
Wednesday, March 4th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Vienna,

Have specific dietary questions? Looking for an insightful tour of our store, or want to find out some healthy swaps and cooking techniques? Schedule an appointment with our resident Healthy Eating Specialist, Jennifer. Call 703-319-2000 or email Jennifer.Murata@wholefoods.com

Have specific dietary questions? Looking for an insightful tour of our store, or want to find out some healthy swaps and cooking techniques?

Cooking with Carrie & Sally: Quinoa Vegetable Soup, Whole Planet Foundation Fundraiser
Wednesday, March 4th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cooking Station in Bulk Department, $2

Join our in-store Cooking Coach Carrie and our Healthy Eating Specialist Sally for a cooking demonstration and tasting in our Bulk Department. With a combination of vast culinary knowledge, Carrie and Sally have chosen a recipe from the Liberation Soup cookbook (available for purchase in our Bulk dept.)  - -- a hearty, healthy and delicious Quinoa Vegetable Soup. Drop by to learn more about this and other recipes and enjoy a tasting. Cost: $2 per serving benefits Whole Planet Foundation.

More about Whole Planet Foundation: Our 2015 Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign runs from February 18th - March 31st. 100% of your donations go toward funding microcredit loans to help women entrepreneurs in 61 countries worldwide lift themselves out of poverty. Each dollar raised by Whole Planet Foundation will be repaid and re-loaned again and again, creating additional prosperity for future generations.

 

Join our in-store Cooking Coach Carrie and our Healthy Eating Specialist Sally for a cooking demonstration and tasting in our Bulk Department.

WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, March 4th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $13.99

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!

It's back! Our Prime Rib dinner is now on WEDNESDAY nights from 5-7pm. For $13.99 you get a thick slab of make-in-house prime rib and two sides. Enjoy!