April 2014

Tue
01
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Shampoo 4/1
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Shampoo 4/1
Tuesday, April 1st
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk, FREE with Trade in

Tuesday April 1     10am-7pm   
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Shampoo
Whole Foods Market in Troy is teaming up with HAVEN for Trade in Tuesday’s in April!  Each week we’ll tackle a different topic, you simply bring in a NEW conventional version, we’ll replace it with an all-natural one and, we’ll match your donation to HAVEN.  Each week the products change and for every NEW product traded in, we’ll match with our Premium Body Care and donate to HAVEN.  (Shampoo 4/1, Deodorant 4/8, Lip balm 4/15, Lotion 4/22).  Thank you for supporting HAVEN, Oakland County’s only center for the treatment and prevention of domestic and sexual violence. learn more at http://www.haven-oakland.org/

Tue
01
Cheese Nights Starring RAW Milk Cheeses!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Cheese Nights Starring RAW Milk Cheeses!
Tuesday, April 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE

Tuesday April 1     5-7pm 
Cheese Nights Starring RAW Milk Cheeses! 
Stop by our cheese island and learn how easy it is to create appetizers and, make simple fabulous meals unique with assorted varieties of RAW milk cheeses.  Stop in to chat with our Cheese Mongers and enjoy FREE samples and guidance on creating dishes at home! 

 

Thu
03
Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
Thursday, April 3rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is finally here, which means a hoard of new flavors and in-season items. We'll share recipes and cooking techniques to help you celebrate with food! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
05
Plants & Pollinators!!
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Troy
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Plants & Pollinators!!
Saturday, April 5th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Troy, FREE

Saturday April 5    11-1 pm
Plants & Pollinators!! 
We are kicking off Earth MONTH focusing on the important stuff--plants & pollinators.  Stop in to learn how easy it is to make a difference and support our eco system and, get a FREE packet of seeds to take home, plant and enjoy.   

 

Sat
05
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
Saturday, April 5th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE ID required

Saturdays in March!  
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm
Break up the Saturday shopping routine and join us in our wine department at Whole Foods Market Troy for some FREE wine & beer tastings!  Each weekend we’ll feature NEW varieties to sample with special pricing to tantalize your taste buds without breaking the bank this spring; try before you buy, take home and enjoy!! 

 

Sat
05
Taste of Italian Wines!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Taste of Italian Wines!
Saturday, April 5th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE

Saturday April 5    2-4pm
Taste of Italian Wines!
We are celebrating all of the wonderful flavors Italy produces!  Stop by for a sampling of our eight fashionably delicious, stylishly seductive offerings that put the “It” in Italy!  Must be 21 years of age or older to sample.   

 

Tue
08
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Deoderant
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Deoderant
Tuesday, April 8th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk, FREE upgrade with Trade in

Tuesday April 8    10am-7pm   
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Deoderant
Whole Foods Market in Troy is teaming up with HAVEN for Trade in Tuesday’s in April!  Each week we’ll tackle a different topic, you simply bring in a NEW conventional version, we’ll replace it with an all-natural one and, we’ll match your donation to HAVEN.  Each week the products change and for every NEW product traded in, we’ll match with our Premium Body Care and donate to HAVEN.  (Shampoo 4/1, Deodorant 4/8, Lip balm 4/15, Lotion 4/22).  Thank you for supporting HAVEN, Oakland County’s only center for the treatment and prevention of domestic and sexual violence. learn more at http://www.haven-oakland.org/

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
Thursday, April 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four 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.

Sat
12
Taste of Spring
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Troy Store
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Taste of Spring
Saturday, April 12th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Troy Store, FREE

Saturday April 12     12-3pm
Taste of Spring   
Stop by Whole Foods Market Troy and get ready to taste and enjoy all of the delicious items we have in store to complete your Easter & Passover table. This is a special time made to share with family and friends.  Make sure you have everything on hand to make the most of this time together.  Place your holiday order on line visit  www.wholefoodsmarket.com/shop.

Sat
12
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
Saturday, April 12th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE ID required

Saturdays in March!  
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm
Break up the Saturday shopping routine and join us in our wine department at Whole Foods Market Troy for some FREE wine & beer tastings!  Each weekend we’ll feature NEW varieties to sample with special pricing to tantalize your taste buds without breaking the bank this spring; try before you buy, take home and enjoy!! 

 

Sun
13
VegFest at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM @ Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
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VegFest at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
Sunday, April 13th
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan, $7.00 prepaid / $10 admission at event (free for children under 6)

April 13, 2014      10:30am–5pm
VegFest at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
VegFest Members receive FREE admission!
$7.00 prepaid / $10 admission at event (free for children under 6)
VegFest is one of the country’s premier vegetarian events. Meat-eaters, vegetarians, raw-foodies, and vegans alike – everyone is welcome! Learn about healthy eating from the slate of carefully chosen speakers, sit in on cooking demonstrations, and enjoy vegan samples. Stop by the Whole Foods Market booth for tasty samples and healthy eating information. See you there!  vegmichigan.org

Tue
15
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lip Balm
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lip Balm
Tuesday, April 15th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk, FREE upgrade with product trade in

Tuesday April 15    10am-7pm   
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lip Balm
Whole Foods Market in Troy is teaming up with HAVEN for Trade in Tuesday’s in April!  Each week we’ll tackle a different topic, you simply bring in a NEW conventional version, we’ll replace it with an all-natural one and, we’ll match your donation to HAVEN.  Each week the products change and for every NEW product traded in, we’ll match with our Premium Body Care and donate to HAVEN.  (Shampoo 4/1, Deodorant 4/8, Lip balm 4/15, Lotion 4/22).  Thank you for supporting HAVEN, Oakland County’s only center for the treatment and prevention of domestic and sexual violence. learn more at http://www.haven-oakland.org/

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, April 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
19
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
Saturday, April 19th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE ID required

Saturdays in March!  
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm
Break up the Saturday shopping routine and join us in our wine department at Whole Foods Market Troy for some FREE wine & beer tastings!  Each weekend we’ll feature NEW varieties to sample with special pricing to tantalize your taste buds without breaking the bank this spring; try before you buy, take home and enjoy!! 

 

Tue
22
Earth Day Plastic Bag Round Up
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Earth Day Plastic Bag Round Up
Tuesday, April 22nd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk, FREE tote bag with 10 plastic bags traded in!

Tuesday April 22     All Day
Earth Day Plastic Bag Round Up
Happy Earth Day!!  Stop in and get a free recycled tote bag when you ditch your plastic bags. It's easy; just bring in 10 or more plastic bags to recycle and get a FREE recycled tote bag. Last year we removed over 1000 plastic bags and recycled them, we’re hoping to double this!  No purchase necessary, one bag per customers while supplies last.
 

Wed
23
Spring is HERE-Celebrating Greens & Herbs Birmingham Community House,
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ The Birmingham Community House
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Spring is HERE-Celebrating Greens & Herbs Birmingham Community House,
Wednesday, April 23rd
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Birmingham Community House, Class fee is $32 with a grocery fee of $8

Wednesday, April 23     7-9pm
Spring is HERE-Celebrating Greens & Herbs
Birmingham Community House,
Class fee is $32 with a grocery fee of $8
Whole Foods Market in Troy is teaming up with Food Coach Lisa Howard.  Spring is here, and so are fresh herbs and greens! (Which are great-tasting AND health-boosting) During this class, we’ll enjoy Asparagus, Avocado & Egg Salad with Dilly Ranch Dressing, Roasted Potatoes with “Poor Man’s” Pesto, Wilted Spinach & Sesame Tossed with DIY Asian Dressing and Crispy Lotus Root Chips, and Romaine Boats Loaded with Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus, Tuna & Radishes. All dishes are gluten-free and meat-free.  Please call the Birmingham Community House at (248) 644-5832 to register for this class.  Class fee is $32 with a grocery fee of $8

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
Thursday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

What are you doing to help our planet? We're celebrating Mother Earth all week long, and want to share and learn new ways to contibute to a better world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
26
GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo!
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ The Detroit Zoo
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GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo!
Saturday, April 26th
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Detroit Zoo, Discounted admission of $8 for each guest who brings a wine cork, a rinsed drink pouch, an empty chip bag for recycling or, who brings in a refillable water bottle.

Saturday April 26-27     9am-3pm
GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo!
Whole Foods Market is teaming up with the Detroit Zoological Society to host its second annual GreenFest, a two-day Earth Day celebration, at the Detroit Zoo.  Live entertainment and activities including children’s music, earth-friendly craft projects, rock-climbing wall (weather permitting), family yoga classes, green scavenger hunt and more.  Discounted admission of $8 for each guest who brings a wine cork, a rinsed drink pouch, an empty chip bag for recycling or, who brings in a refillable water bottle. 

 

Sat
26
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays! 2-4pm
Saturday, April 26th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE ID required

Saturdays in March!  
Wine & Brew Sampling Saturdays!    2-4pm
Break up the Saturday shopping routine and join us in our wine department at Whole Foods Market Troy for some FREE wine & beer tastings!  Each weekend we’ll feature NEW varieties to sample with special pricing to tantalize your taste buds without breaking the bank this spring; try before you buy, take home and enjoy!! 

 

Sat
26
It’s EASY Being Green at Home!!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy Store
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It’s EASY Being Green at Home!!
Saturday, April 26th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy Store, FREE

Saturday April 26    2-4 pm
It’s EASY Being Green at Home!!
We are finishing up Earth MONTH with an easy “how to” class on making GREEN cleaning a snap at home!!  Look for our FREE demonstration on making your own cleaning products at home and, you’ll take home a recipe sheet.  Making small changes to be green is easy, stop in to learn how and, get a FREE packet of seeds to take home, plant and enjoy.  

Sun
27
Stella Sustainable Wines Sampling
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy Cheese Island
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Stella Sustainable Wines Sampling
Sunday, April 27th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy Cheese Island, FREE must be 21 years old

Sunday April 27     2-4
Stella Sustainable Wines Sampling
As part of our store wide Earth MONTH Celebration, we are featuring and sampling Organic and fair trade wines from Stella Vineyards. Stellar Winery, South Africa's largest producer of fine organic wines processes organically-grown grapes for the South African and export markets.  Stop in and enjoy a sample of these fabulous ECO superstar wines, must be 21 years or older to enjoy!
 

Tue
29
RAW FOOD & WHEATGRASS JUICE TASTING
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Produce Department
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RAW FOOD & WHEATGRASS JUICE TASTING
Tuesday, April 29th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Produce Department, FREE

Tuesday April 29      4-6pm
RAW FOOD & WHEATGRASS JUICE TASTING
Why not incorporate more fresh raw foods into your daily diet?  Stop by and visit vegan & raw food chef Deb Klungle of Nourished Body to sample a simple, delicious, nutritious dish that you can easily make to enjoy at home.  Also talk with Anca Iordachianu of Wheatgrass and Sprouts & try her sweet wheatgrass juice.  Learn about the amazing benefits of drinking wheatgrass juice & how she healed herself from cancer through green juicing & a raw food diet.

 

Events At Nearby Stores

555:Art
Wednesday, April 23rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Come learn about art history and get a chance to free your creative side! Ernest Camel will be teaching a brief course on art history, comic book drawing, painting and crafting! All levels are welcome! Please bring a pencil.

Come learn about art history and get a chance to free your creative side! Ernest Camel will be teaching a brief course on art history, comic book drawing, painting and crafting!

The Amazing Thyroid!
Wednesday, April 23rd
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cafe, FREE

Don’t settle for false solutions.  Learn how to support this incredible gland.  Find out its link to heart health, digestive issues, weight gain, fatigue, depression and more.  We will review natural, drugless ways to help restore its function.  Dr. Richard K. Sowerby D.C., Clinical Nutritionist will demonstrate how Nutrition Response Testing effectively addresses these health issues. www.CCNHC.com Call 248-879-1900 to reserve your seat.

Don’t settle for false solutions.  Learn how to support this incredible gland.  Find out its link to heart health, digestive issues, weight gain, fatigue, depression and more.  We will review natu

Meditation For Beginners: Isha Kriya
Thursday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Learn a simple yet powerful 15 minute practice that creats enhanced clarity, improved health and a state of peacefullness and joy. This practice is offered by Isha Foundation, a non-profit, non-denominational, public service organization dedicated to cultivating human potential. Please RSVP at Detroit@IshaUSA.org or 313-451-4742.

Learn a simple yet powerful 15 minute practice that creats enhanced clarity, improved health and a state of peacefullness and joy.