April 2013

Tue
02
Transportation
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Transportation
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Bus, train, bike or feet? Which is your favorite non-car transit?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Wed
03
Half-Pint Kids Club - Cherry Blossoms
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club - Cherry Blossoms
Wednesday, April 3rd
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Hey little Earthlings! It’s time to celebrate Washington DC’s beloved blossom! Using popcorn and paint, we’ll create a gorgeous view on paper.  Perfect for kids 2 and up. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Mon
08
Food
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Food
Monday, April 8th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What's your favorite way to enjoy locally sourced ingredients?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Tue
09
"We Come in Peace" - HSH World Veggies and Grains
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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"We Come in Peace" - HSH World Veggies and Grains
Tuesday, April 9th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Ariane as she explores the veggies and grains enjoyed by earthlings in other parts of the world. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.

Wed
10
Simple Spring Cuisine
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Simple Spring Cuisine
Wednesday, April 10th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Chef Egg will celebrate the Earth's bounty in this class with some delicious Spring recipes using our MSC Certified Seafood, Local ingredients and Whole Trade fruits. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Thu
11
Half-Pint Kids Club - All Aboard the Animal Train
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club - All Aboard the Animal Train
Thursday, April 11th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Little earthlings love animals! So today we’re making our own easy snack, an animal train to be exact! Perfect for kids 2 and up. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Sun
14
Bikes for the World - reCycle
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Store Loading Area
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Bikes for the World - reCycle
Sunday, April 14th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Store Loading Area, FREE

Recycle and help change a life overseas at the same time! Donate your old bikes today to Bikes for the World. Bikes for the World accepts all bikes in repairable condition, used bike parts, cycling accessories, and tubes and tires. For more information www.bikesfortheworld.org
 

Mon
15
Home
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Home
Monday, April 15th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Vintage charm. What is salvaged, repurposed or reclaimed in your home?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Tue
16
HSH - Love WHOLE Foods
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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HSH - Love WHOLE Foods
Tuesday, April 16th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Ariane as she shows you how whole foods that have been minimally processed before getting to your plate can be quick, easy, delicious and healthful. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Wed
17
Half-Pint Kids Club - Recycled Art Collages for Little Earthlings
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club - Recycled Art Collages for Little Earthlings
Wednesday, April 17th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Hey little earthlings! Everyone has heard about reduce, reuse, recycle, right? Join us this week as we recycle everyday found objects into beautiful masterpieces! Perfect for kids ages 2 and up.Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Wed
17
Local Chicken Dinner 3 Ways
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Local Chicken Dinner 3 Ways
Wednesday, April 17th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Chef Egg to learn some easy and delicious ways to prepare our local GAP Step 2 Rated chickens. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Thu
18
Introduction to Organic Food Gardening
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Introduction to Organic Food Gardening
Thursday, April 18th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Where should you locate your garden? What veggies should you grow and when should you plant them?  This workshop is for beginning food gardeners and anyone who wants to brush up on the best organic methods to grow beautiful, delicious, healthy food in a garden. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Sat
20
Earthlings Unite!
12:00 AM @ The Store
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Earthlings Unite!
Saturday, April 20th
12:00 AM
The Store, Free

 

Calling All Earthlings!

We're having an out-of-this-world bash on Saturday, April 20th.

Check with your local store for specific times.

Select your local store to get details.

Sat
20
E-Cycle in Partnership with eRevival LLC
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Store Loading Area
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E-Cycle in Partnership with eRevival LLC
Saturday, April 20th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Store Loading Area, FREE

RECYCLE YOUR OLD OR UNNEEDED ELECTRONICS IN A SAFE, ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY WAY. Drop off electronics such as computers, monitors, tvs – most electronics with a battery or a plug and we’ll send them to eRevival to recycle or refurbish. Please note that we cannot accept refrigerators, household AA,AAA, C, D batteries or microwave ovens. For more information about eRevival:  http://www.erevival.net/
 

Sat
20
Seed Drive to Benefit Sligo Creek Elementary Edible Garden
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Produce/Floral Department
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Seed Drive to Benefit Sligo Creek Elementary Edible Garden
Saturday, April 20th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Produce/Floral Department, Donation of Seeds requested

Help us to collect seed packets to plant a brand new Edible Garden in a local school .

 

How can you help?
Donate seed packets during this event and we will donate 50c towards complimentary gardening materials and equipment for the garden.

 

*** Planted all of your seeds this year?  Seed packets will be available for purchase at the register! ***
 

Sat
20
Earth Day Bash
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Store Wide
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Earth Day Bash
Saturday, April 20th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Earthlings unite today to celebrate our Earth. Learn more about your impact on the earth and ways that you can preserve our wonderful planet.  Our neighbors from local Environmentally Friendly organizations will be here to tell us more about clean energy, our weather, ‘Green’ living and recycling.  Enjoy Earth-friendly delicious bites throughout our store.
 

Mon
22
Energy
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Energy
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What do you do for energy? Wind? Solar? Coffee? Chocolate?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Tue
23
Half-Pint Kids Club - Earthlings from All Around the World
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
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Half-Pint Kids Club - Earthlings from All Around the World
Tuesday, April 23rd
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Calling all half-pint earthlings! Today we’re celebrating earth and diversity! Join us for this fun activity using stamps, paint and our fingers. Snacks will be provided. Perfect for kids ages 2 and up. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Wed
24
Spring Brunch Series #1 with Chef Egg
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Spring Brunch Series #1 with Chef Egg
Wednesday, April 24th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

There's nothing like spring to inspire the desire to brunch at the weekend. In this class, Chef Egg will teach you how to make perfect poached eggs, silky smooth hollandaise sauce and strawberry banana stuffed French toast.Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Tue
30
HSH "Love Your Planet" Whole Trade
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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HSH "Love Your Planet" Whole Trade
Tuesday, April 30th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Ariane as she cooks healthful recipes using ingredients like bananas and peppers from our Whole Trade Guarantee partners who strive to keep the health of the planet high on their priority list when farming or growing. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, December 22nd
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 22nd
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.

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, December 22nd
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Columbia, $8

Check out this sweet Meatless Monday deal!

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned to-go container and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars as you can for a flat rate of $8, no matter how heavy the container is!  

Tip 1: This is a great way to make Monday night dinners easy, healthy and affordable.
Tip 2: Many a loyal Meatless Monday customer likes to load up a couple of containers to last for lunches for a few days.

Check out this sweet Meatless Monday deal!