July 2013

Mon
01
One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Paul
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One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
Monday, July 1st
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Paul, Free

Our One Dime at a Time program provides an incentive to our customers to reuse their grocery bags while developing stronger communities. At the register, customers have the option to receive a 10¢ per reusable bag refund or they can choose to donate it to that month’s selected charity organization. From July through September, all donations will benefit The Whole Kids Foundation. Whole Kids Foundation's mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Through partnerships with innovative organizations, schools and educators we work to provide children access to healthier choices.

Mon
08
One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Paul
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One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
Monday, July 8th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Paul, Free

Our One Dime at a Time program provides an incentive to our customers to reuse their grocery bags while developing stronger communities. At the register, customers have the option to receive a 10¢ per reusable bag refund or they can choose to donate it to that month’s selected charity organization. From July through September, all donations will benefit The Whole Kids Foundation. Whole Kids Foundation's mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Through partnerships with innovative organizations, schools and educators we work to provide children access to healthier choices.

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
Thursday, July 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Local produce, local bread, local cheese - come and share your stories of the local artisans and products you most enjoy. We'll chat about how you find great local products and how to support those that produce them. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
15
One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Paul
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One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
Monday, July 15th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Paul, Free

Our One Dime at a Time program provides an incentive to our customers to reuse their grocery bags while developing stronger communities. At the register, customers have the option to receive a 10¢ per reusable bag refund or they can choose to donate it to that month’s selected charity organization. From July through September, all donations will benefit The Whole Kids Foundation. Whole Kids Foundation's mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Through partnerships with innovative organizations, schools and educators we work to provide children access to healthier choices.

Mon
22
One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Paul
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One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
Monday, July 22nd
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Paul, Free

Our One Dime at a Time program provides an incentive to our customers to reuse their grocery bags while developing stronger communities. At the register, customers have the option to receive a 10¢ per reusable bag refund or they can choose to donate it to that month’s selected charity organization. From July through September, all donations will benefit The Whole Kids Foundation. Whole Kids Foundation's mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Through partnerships with innovative organizations, schools and educators we work to provide children access to healthier choices.

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
Thursday, July 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Before summer fades into fall, be sure to make time for one last summer hurrah - or maybe even two or three. Let's chat about your favorite dishes, entertaining tips, and libations for sending summer off just right. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
27
Ice Cream Social
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ St. Paul
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Ice Cream Social
Saturday, July 27th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
St. Paul, FREE

Come sample frozen treats, including organic and non-GMO choices. Social Change Tastes Good!

Mon
29
One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Paul
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One Dime At A Time: Whole Kids Foundation
Monday, July 29th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Paul, Free

Our One Dime at a Time program provides an incentive to our customers to reuse their grocery bags while developing stronger communities. At the register, customers have the option to receive a 10¢ per reusable bag refund or they can choose to donate it to that month’s selected charity organization. From July through September, all donations will benefit The Whole Kids Foundation. Whole Kids Foundation's mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Through partnerships with innovative organizations, schools and educators we work to provide children access to healthier choices.

Events At Nearby Stores

The Whole Kids Club Presents...A Taste of Italy
Wednesday, July 23rd
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cooking Classroom, $15 for Whole Kids Club members, $20 for non-members

This class will be taught by Chef Ani. School may be out, but it’s never a bad time to learn something…especially if you get to eat your homework! In this fun class, we’ll learn all about Italian history, culture and cuisine, the science behind making pasta and sauces, and whip up some really tasty treats. Special ingredients that we’ll be cooking with include lots of herbs, tomatoes, Italian cheeses and garlic. This class is for 5-12 year olds, with lots of hands-on cooking time and vegetarian options, too. Come hungry! All kids’ classes are drop-off classes- kids only please! On the menu:

  • Caprese Salad with Pesto
  • Fresh Pasta with Hand Crushed Tomato Sauce
  • Mini Meatballs
  • Rosemary Garlic Focaccia Bread
  • An Italian Cheese Tasting
  • Chocolate Biscotti

Pre-registration for classes and select events required. See class description for specific instructions. Registration required no later than 48 hours prior to the class date. Call 612-927-8141, visit our customer service desk, or register online to pre-register. Classes and events are subject to change or cancellation. If you cannot attend your class, you must call Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun and cancel at least 48 hours in advance. You will receive classroom credit for the amount of the class to be used no later than three months from the date of the class that you registered for. Please call the above number or contact  Culinary Director Ani Loizzo at Ani.Loizzo@wholefoods.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

This class will be taught by Chef Ani. School may be out, but it’s never a bad time to learn something…especially if you get to eat your homework!

Knife Skills: Intermediate Techniques
Wednesday, July 23rd
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $30 per person

This class will be taught by Chef Jeremy. In this Intermediate Edition of our popular series of Knife Skills classes, we will concentrate on utilizing fresh seasonal ingredients as a way to improve your knife skills and making you more comfortable in the kitchen. Chef Jeremy will demonstrate different cuts and cutting techniques, then assist you as the class learns to perform some basic cutting techniques together. The knowledge and skills learned in this class will provide you with a solid foundation that you will use in the kitchen for the rest of your life. This class is gluten-free and has great vegetarian and vegan options available upon request. Please note that this class is very hands-on and you can expect to both prep and prepare foods during class under supervision of the chef. Pre-registration is required. On the menu:

·         French Onion Soup with Melted Cheese Crostini

·         A Citrus Supreme Salad with Watercress and Homemade Vinaigrette

·         Steak Frites, Strip Steak with Homemade French Fries 

·         Caramelized Apple Tarts with Goat Cheese and Honey

Pre-registration for classes and select events required. See class description for specific instructions. Registration required no later than 48 hours prior to the class date. Call 612-927-8141, visit our customer service desk, or register online to pre-register. Classes and events are subject to change or cancellation. If you cannot attend your class, you must call Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun and cancel at least 48 hours in advance. You will receive classroom credit for the amount of the class to be used no later than three months from the date of the class that you registered for. Please call the above number or contact  Culinary Director Ani Loizzo at Ani.Loizzo@wholefoods.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

This class will be taught by Chef Jeremy. In this Intermediate Edition of our popular series of Knife Skills classes, we will concentrate on uti

PoP Club Cooking Demo at Maple Grove Farmers Market
Thursday, July 24th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maple Grove Farmers Market, Free

We're excited to be sponsoring the first year of the Power of Produce Kids Club at the Maple Grove Farmers Market. We'll be onsite tonight with a kid-friendly cooking demo with fresh local ingredients. Stop by and say hi!

We're excited to be sponsoring the first year of the Power of Produce Kids Club at the Maple Grove Farmers Market.