April 2013

Mon
01
Meatless Mondays with Mood!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meatless Mondays with Mood!
Monday, April 1st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 1   4-6pm
Meatless Mondays with Mood!    
Mondays in April 
To celebrate Earth MONTH our In-Store Demo Specialist Mood will be working his culinary magic with earth friendly ingredients designed to inspire you at home!  Enjoy NEW spring recipes each week that taste divine, help save on your wallet and, help to reduce your carbon footprint!

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

Tue
02
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Shampoo
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Shampoo
Tuesday, April 2nd
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk

Tuesday April 2     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 4/2, Deodorant 4/9, Lip balm 4/16, Lotion 4/23).  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/

Sat
06
Taste of Argentina Wines!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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Taste of Argentina Wines!
Saturday, April 6th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Saturday April 6    2-4
Taste of Argentina Wines!
We are celebrating all of the wonderful flavors Argentina produces!  The unique climate and geography of Argentina bring us many wonderful wines; stop by and sample a few of our favorites.  Must be 21 years of age or older to sample.    
 

Sun
07
LOVE your Home Planet Earth-
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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LOVE your Home Planet Earth-
Sunday, April 7th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Sunday April 7    2-4 pm
LOVE your Home Planet Earth-
Happy Earth MONTH—are you looking for more ways to be GREEN this spring?  Stop in to learn safe cleaning methods for you and your entire family; learn about our NEW Eco-Scale for cleaning products  making ingredients completely transparent.  Be sure and enter for a chance to win our Spring Cleaning Make-over see in-store for details, no purchase necessary, one entry per customer please.  

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

Mon
08
Meatless Mondays with Mood!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meatless Mondays with Mood!
Monday, April 8th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 8   4-6pm
Meatless Mondays with Mood!    
Mondays in April 
To celebrate Earth MONTH our In-Store Demo Specialist Mood will be working his culinary magic with earth friendly ingredients designed to inspire you at home!  Enjoy NEW spring recipes each week that taste divine, help save on your wallet and, help to reduce your carbon footprint!

Tue
09
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Deoderant
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Troy store
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Deoderant
Tuesday, April 9th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Troy store

Tuesday April 9    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 4/2, Deodorant 4/9, Lip balm 4/16, Lotion 4/23).  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
11
Community Support Day for Sierra Club
12:00 AM @ Troy store
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Community Support Day for Sierra Club
Thursday, April 11th
12:00 AM
Troy store

Thursday, April 11         All Day
Community Support Day for Sierra Club 

Please join us in supporting The Sierra Club by shopping in any of our three Metro Detroit locations on this day, when 5% of our sales will be donated to this great organization.  By shopping on this day you will help the Sierra Club purchase stencils and educational materials in Oakland County to stencil storm drains that read, "Dump No Waste, Drains to River."  Your support will also help to purchase rain barrels and other items that will help to educate the public in Oakland County on how to protect our water from storm water pollution.  To learn more visit sierraclub.org/greatlakes/

Sat
13
Affirmations 14th Annual Spring Bash at The Westin Book Cadillac
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM @ 1114 Washington Blvd. Detroit, MI 48226
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Affirmations 14th Annual Spring Bash at The Westin Book Cadillac
Saturday, April 13th
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1114 Washington Blvd. Detroit, MI 48226, Cost: $225-$325

Saturday April  13    6pm-12am
Affirmations 14th Annual Spring Bash at The Westin Book Cadillac
Cost: $225-$325
1114 Washington Blvd. Detroit, MI 48226
Whole Foods Market is proud to support the 14th Annual Affirmations Spring Bash.  This year’s theme "Mission Possible”, mystery, intrigue and elegance are in the air as Spring Bash 2013 approaches. This year's event will be held in one of Detroit's most prestigious and notable locations, The Westin Book Cadillac.   Affirmations proudly celebrates 24 years of service as metro Detroit’s community center for lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender people visit www.goaffirmations.org.
 

Sun
14
Meet the Farmer Event with Thomas Organic Creamery
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meet the Farmer Event with Thomas Organic Creamery
Sunday, April 14th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Sunday April 14    12-4pm
Meet the Farmer Event with Thomas Organic Creamery
Come out and meet the farmer of the famous Thomas Organic Creamery in Michigan! Harley will be in store to hand out samples of their Organic Grass Fed milk and yogurt products; stop in for samples and get your questions answered straight from the farmers! 
 

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

Mon
15
Meatless Mondays with Mood!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meatless Mondays with Mood!
Monday, April 15th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 8   4-6pm
Meatless Mondays with Mood!    
Mondays in April 
To celebrate Earth MONTH our In-Store Demo Specialist Mood will be working his culinary magic with earth friendly ingredients designed to inspire you at home!  Enjoy NEW spring recipes each week that taste divine, help save on your wallet and, help to reduce your carbon footprint!

Tue
16
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 16th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk

Tuesday April 16    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 4/2, Deodorant 4/9, Lip balm 4/16, Lotion 4/23).  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/

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
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 20th
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Detroit Zoo, Discounted admission of $8 for each guest who turns in a Green Zoo survey

Saturday April 20-21  9am-3pm
GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo!
Whole Foods Market is teaming up with the Detroit Zoological Society to host its first 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 turns in a Green Zoo survey; visit www.detroitzoo.org beginning April 1 to learn more.  Detroit Zoo Members are admitted free, but are encouraged to participate in the Green Zoo survey as well.

Sat
20
Earth Day Celebration-A Tribute to Our Planet!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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Earth Day Celebration-A Tribute to Our Planet!
Saturday, April 20th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Saturday April 20    1-4
Earth Day Celebration-A Tribute to Our Planet!
Happy Earth MONTH—are you looking for more ways to be GREEN this spring?  Stop in to learn safe cleaning methods for you and your entire family PLUS we have special guests from Troy Nature Society! .  The Troy Nature Society will be in store offering quick easy tips for home, work and garden to help Mother Earth and protect our wildlife.  Look for FREE giveaways too while supplies last.

Sat
20
Earth Day Sustainable Wines Sampling
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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Earth Day Sustainable Wines Sampling
Saturday, April 20th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Saturday April 20    2-4
Earth Day Sustainable Wines Sampling
As part of our store wide Earth Day Celebration, we are featuring and sampling Girasole Vineyard wines.  Girasole Vineyard wines are made from certified organic grapes grown on the rolling bench lands of Redwood Valley in Northern California; all of the grapes are Certified Organic, estate grown and hand-picked from family owned and operated vineyards.  Stop in and enjoy a sample, must be 21 years or older to sample, enjoy FREE giveaways from Girasole while supplies last! 


 

Sun
21
VegFest Taste fest and Expo
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Suburban Collection Showcase, 46100 Grand River, Novi
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VegFest Taste fest and Expo
Sunday, April 21st
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suburban Collection Showcase, 46100 Grand River, Novi, Admission $10, 6 & under FREE

Sunday, April 21, 11am-5pm

VegFest Taste fest and Expo

At the Suburban Collection Showcase, 46100 Grand River, Novi

Admission $10, 6 & under FREE

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. In addition, Whole Foods Market’s very own Healthy Eating Specialist, Jan Kemp, will host a cooking demonstration. See you there!  vegmichigan.org

Mon
22
Earth Day Plastic Bag Round Up
12:00 AM @ Troy store
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Earth Day Plastic Bag Round Up
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM
Troy store, FREE

Monday 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 700 plastic bags and recycled them, we’re hoping to double this!  No purchase necessary, one bag per customers while supplies last.
 

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

Mon
22
Meatless Mondays with Mood!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meatless Mondays with Mood!
Monday, April 22nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 8   4-6pm
Meatless Mondays with Mood!    
Mondays in April 
To celebrate Earth MONTH our In-Store Demo Specialist Mood will be working his culinary magic with earth friendly ingredients designed to inspire you at home!  Enjoy NEW spring recipes each week that taste divine, help save on your wallet and, help to reduce your carbon footprint!

Tue
23
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lotion
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk
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Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lotion
Tuesday, April 23rd
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Troy Customer Service Desk

Tuesday April 23    10am-7pm   
Trade-In Tuesdays to Benefit HAVEN~Lotion
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 4/2, Deodorant 4/9, Lip balm 4/16, Lotion 4/23).  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/

Sun
28
Calling ALL Gardeners and Culinary Creators
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Troy store
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Calling ALL Gardeners and Culinary Creators
Sunday, April 28th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Sunday April 28    1-4
Calling ALL Gardeners and Culinary Creators
Start the season off right with sharp tools to create the perfect garden or, culinary dish right at home!    Whole Foods Market in Troy welcomes Never Dull Mobile Sharpening Service from Munith, MI!  Gary will be on site and ready to sharpen up to 3 utensils or gardening tools!   A maximum of 3 tools per family will be accepted and sharpened completely complimentary while you shop!  Happy Spring from us to you!!

Mon
29
Meatless Mondays with Mood!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Troy store
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Meatless Mondays with Mood!
Monday, April 29th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 8   4-6pm
Meatless Mondays with Mood!    
Mondays in April 
To celebrate Earth MONTH our In-Store Demo Specialist Mood will be working his culinary magic with earth friendly ingredients designed to inspire you at home!  Enjoy NEW spring recipes each week that taste divine, help save on your wallet and, help to reduce your carbon footprint!

Mon
29
SPRING INTO RAW!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Troy store
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SPRING INTO RAW!
Monday, April 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Troy store, FREE

Monday April 29    4-6pm
SPRING INTO RAW!
The warmer weather is on its way.  What a great time to incorporate more fresh raw foods into your daily diet!  So visit raw food chef Deb Klungle of Nourished Body|Satisfied Soul & sample a delicious spring vegetable salad that you can easily make at home.  Also stop by & talk with Anca Iordachianu of Wheatgrass and Sprouts.  Try her sweet wheatgrass juice & learn how she healed herself from cancer through green juicing & a raw food diet.

Events At Nearby Stores

Backpack for Success Music Festival
Saturday, August 2nd
12:00 AM
Belle Isle Park, Donation Based

Join Whole Foods Market as we support the Backpack for Success Music Festival! Each year the Backpack for Success event raises money and school supplies for students in the Detroit area that would otherwise go without the necessities needed for the school year. The event will showcase Michigan's House and Techno DJ's, Neo-Soul and a "Kid's Talent" stage which will showcase Michigan's youth. A donation of school supplies or backpacks is requested.

Join Whole Foods Market as we support the Backpack for Success Music Festival!

Bath Savvy: Natural Beauty
Saturday, August 2nd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

Are you interested in learning about some of our amazing local beauty products by Bath Savvy? Join Bath Savvy in our upstairs community room for a class dedicated to natural beauty products!

Are you interested in learning about some of our amazing local beauty products by Bath Savvy? Join Bath Savvy in our upstairs community room for a class dedicated to natural beauty products!

MKG:Mixed Martial Arts
Tuesday, August 5th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

MKG International is a martial arts organization with branches and affiliate schools all over the world. Kurt Cornwell is the instructor of Michigan's only branch. Kurt Cornwell teaches different arts including Muay Thai, Martial Arts and "train-like-a-fighter" fitness circuit programs!

MKG International is a martial arts organization with branches and affiliate schools all over the world. Kurt Cornwell is the instructor of Michigan's only branch.