October 2013

Tue
01
Raw "Cooking" with Chef Renette Dallas
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
+
-
Raw "Cooking" with Chef Renette Dallas
Tuesday, October 1st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

A Raw Food diet is one consisting of uncooked, unprocessed, and often organic foods or wild foods. Interested in finding out more?  Join our guest chef Renette Dallas, owner of Dallas Popcorn, as she demonstrates how to prepare delicious raw dishes such as Carrot ‘Tuna’, Curry ‘Chicken’ Salad and Chocolate Pie. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Wed
02
Half-Pint Kids Club: Apple Prints
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
+
-
Half-Pint Kids Club: Apple Prints
Wednesday, October 2nd
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Celebrate Applefest in style! Today we will be making our own apple print totes, perfect for hauling home your harvest from the orchard. This class is perfect for kids ages 2 - 5. Snacks will be provided. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Thu
03
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, October 3rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Tue
08
28 Day Challenge: Tools to Sustain Your New Lifestyle Changes
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
+
-
28 Day Challenge: Tools to Sustain Your New Lifestyle Changes
Tuesday, October 8th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join Healthy Eating Specialist, Ariane, to celebrate the completion of the 28 Day Engine 2 Challenge.  She will share some secrets for sustaining a plant based lifestyle and making simple dietary changes part of your daily routine. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.  
 

Thu
10
Half-Pint Kids Club: Apple Trees Please
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
+
-
Half-Pint Kids Club: Apple Trees Please
Thursday, October 10th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

We think an apple a day is a great policy! Today we'll be creating our own Apple trees using paint and a curious paintbrush made from recycled materials! This class is perfect for kids ages 2 - 5. Snacks will be provided. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Thu
10
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, October 10th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
+
-
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 
Sun
13
Pet Food Drive and Pet Costume Competition to Benefit Washington Animal Rescue League
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ In Store
+
-
Pet Food Drive and Pet Costume Competition to Benefit Washington Animal Rescue League
Sunday, October 13th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
In Store, FREE

Help us to collect pet food for Washington Animal Rescue League Food Bank. The WARL Food Bank provides food to households that need assistance with caring for beloved pets. You can support the bank by bringing in extra pet food to Whole Foods Market Silver Spring between 10-1pm.  We’ll donate 25c worth of product for every item received from our customers!

Not a pet owner? We’ll also have pet food available for purchase at our registers.   Scary pets are also welcome!  Bring along your furry friends in costume and enter to win a basket full of pet care items. We'll have free pet food samples and treats available for all entrants.  Recommended donation $5 to benefit WARL.
 

Tue
15
Healthy Fall Favorites
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
+
-
Healthy Fall Favorites
Tuesday, October 15th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Ariane has given a ‘Health Starts Here’ make-over to some Fall favorites. Join her as she shares her recipes for Pumpkin soup, Stuffed Acorn Squash and Baked Apples. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608 9373.
 

Wed
16
Half-Pint Kids Club: Pumpkin Pie Playdough
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
+
-
Half-Pint Kids Club: Pumpkin Pie Playdough
Wednesday, October 16th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Today we're cooking! Join us as we make our own seasonal playdough. Then we'll create cute pumpkins that smell like a freshly baked pie! This class is perfect for kids 2 - 5. Snacks will be provided. Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Thu
17
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, October 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Thu
24
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, October 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
+
-
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
26
Fall Festival
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Fall Festival
Saturday, October 26th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Join us for our outdoor fall extravaganza!  We’ll have a Pumpkin Patch, Apple Mart, Bratwursts, Caramel Apple Station, Pumpkin Pies, tasty samples, live music and more! 
Just for the Kiddies – Come along to our free Apple themed craft class (3-4pm) or enter our Halloween Costume Competition (1pm-1:30pm) for a chance to win a fall themed kid’s goodie bag. Register your child at Customer for both of these events.
 

Mon
28
Health Starts Here: Holiday Survival
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
+
-
Health Starts Here: Holiday Survival
Monday, October 28th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

The Holidays can be a tough time if you're trying to lead a healthy lifestyle. Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Ariane, as she helps you to navigate the season and shows you how you can bring an dish that guarantees you something healthy to eat that everyone will enjoy!

Wed
30
Half-Pint Kids Club: Healthy Halloween
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Cafe
+
-
Half-Pint Kids Club: Healthy Halloween
Wednesday, October 30th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Cafe, FREE

Happy Halloween! Today we'll be making a delicious Halloween treat using pretzels, cream cheese, raisins and other tasty snack time fare. It's sure to be spider-ific! This class is perfect for kids 2 - 5. We're making our own snack today.  Register at Customer Service or by calling (301) 608-9373.
 

Thu
31
Tasty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
+
-
Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, October 31st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Events At Nearby Stores

Wonderful Wednesday
Wednesday, October 22nd
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 demo experts 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

WEDNESDAY Night Prime Rib Dinner
Wednesday, October 22nd
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!

Winesdays - Every Wednesday from 5-7PM
Wednesday, October 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store-Wide, $5

Join us every Wednesday from 5-7PM for Winesday! For $5, you get a wine glass (to keep) and a tour around the store to try our five different wine tastings and menu pairings. Bring your glass back next week to save $1!

Join us every Wednesday from 5-7PM for Winesday! For $5, you get a wine glass (to keep) and a tour around the store to try our five different wine tastings and menu pairings.