August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sun
04
Corn fest!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front Porch at Tenley
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Corn fest!
Sunday, August 4th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front Porch at Tenley, menu varies

Corn is at it's freshest right now, and we think one of the best ways to serve it is right off the grill!

We're serving freshly grilled corn and drinks on the porch; we may have some fun games to play too, drop by!

Mon
05
Healthy Tastes Good!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Healthy Tastes Good!
Monday, August 5th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE

CANCELLED!  please be on the lookout for more healthy samples and tips next month.

Each Monday in August our healthy eating specialist, Kathleen, is showcasing some of the great tasting, inventive plant strong dishes we have in our Prepared Foods Department.

Stop by to try some new recipes and learn how to use these ready to eat dishes in your own meals at home for a time-saving healthy eating meal.

 

Learn more about our healthy eating core value here:

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/healthy-eating

 

 

 

 

Tue
06
Beer School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The BAR at Tenley
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Beer School
Tuesday, August 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The BAR at Tenley, $10.00 per person

Beer School is in session, the first Tuesday of each month.  Enjoy a 6 flight beer pour (24 ounces) and snacks.  You'll also receive a free growler ($4.99 value) and a 10% off coupon for your beer purchases that evening.

Tonight's theme is Delightful Summer Sours. 

$10.00/person

 

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
09
Friday Night Flight School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs cafe
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Friday Night Flight School
Friday, August 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs cafe, FREE

On the second and fourth  Friday  of each month, our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto.

After class, enjoy a glass of any featured wine for only $4.00 or take home a bottle of your favorite for $1.00/off.  This class has been filling up, please arrive prior to 6pm for the best seats!

Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the most up to date menu information.

 

Mon
12
Healthy Tastes Good!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Healthy Tastes Good!
Monday, August 12th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE

CANCELLED!  please be on the lookout for more healthy samples and tips next month.

Each Monday in August our healthy eating specialist, Kathleen, is showcasing some of the great tasting, inventive plant strong dishes we have in our Prepared Foods Department.

Stop by to try some new recipes and learn how to use these ready to eat dishes in your own meals at home for a time-saving healthy eating meal.

 

Learn more about our healthy eating core value here:

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/healthy-eating

 

 

 

 

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
19
Healthy Tastes Good!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Healthy Tastes Good!
Monday, August 19th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE

CANCELLED!  please be on the lookout for more healthy samples and tips next month.

Each Monday in August our healthy eating specialist, Kathleen, is showcasing some of the great tasting, inventive plant strong dishes we have in our Prepared Foods Department.

Stop by to try some new recipes and learn how to use these ready to eat dishes in your own meals at home for a time-saving healthy eating meal.

 

Learn more about our healthy eating core value here:

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/healthy-eating

 

 

 

 

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
Friday Night Flight School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs cafe
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Friday Night Flight School
Friday, August 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs cafe, FREE

On the second and fourth  Friday  of each month, our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto.

After class, enjoy a glass of any featured wine for only $4.00 or take home a bottle of your favorite for $1.00/off.  This class has been filling up, please arrive prior to 6pm for the best seats!

Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the most up to date menu information.

 

Mon
26
Healthy Tastes Good!
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Healthy Tastes Good!
Monday, August 26th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE

CANCELLED!  please be on the lookout for more healthy samples and tips next month.

Each Monday in August our healthy eating specialist, Kathleen, is showcasing some of the great tasting, inventive plant strong dishes we have in our Prepared Foods Department.

Stop by to try some new recipes and learn how to use these ready to eat dishes in your own meals at home for a time-saving healthy eating meal.

 

Learn more about our healthy eating core value here:

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/healthy-eating

 

 

 

 

Wed
28
Cooking with Melanie
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Meat department
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Cooking with Melanie
Wednesday, August 28th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meat department , Free

Stop by the meat department for some new recipes and cooking tips.  We're focusing on simple, but delcious recipes for the back to school season!

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Apples and Honey Tasting with The JFE
Sunday, September 14th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Vienna, FREE

Enjoy delicious samples of Apples, Honey and Made in House Challah! Take home recipe cards, kid-friendly information about the Jewish High Holidays and enter a raffle!

Enjoy delicious samples of Apples, Honey and Made in House Challah! Take home recipe cards, kid-friendly information about the Jewish High Holidays and enter a raffle!

2nd Annual Whole Kids Foundation Fair
Sunday, September 14th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Outside, Activity Tickets are 12 for $10 or 5 for $5

 

We hope you can join us for a day at the Fair to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation!  Events will include Live Music by Throwing Wrenches, Demonstrations by Fitsu & Metropolitan Ballet Theatre, Educational Activity Booths, Games, Prizes & Food!

Activity tickets cost $5 for 5 or $10 for 12 and can be purchased at Customer Service on the day of the event.

All proceeds will go to the Whole Kids Foundation whose mission is to improve children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. 

Visit our website or FACEBOOK for updated information & a chance to win activity tickets!

Event Details:

Sunday, September 14th
12 pm – 4 pm

Whole Foods Market Kentlands
316 Kentlands Blvd  Gaithersburg MD


Featuring
Moon Bounces, Face Painting, Obstacle Courses, Live Music, Mini Tennis Court, Dunk Tank. Plus other activities and LOTS of food!
 
Schedule

  • 12:00 Throwing Wrenches Band
  • 1:00 DJ/Kids Dance Contest
  • 1:20 Fitsu Demonstration
  • 2:00 Metropolitan Ballet Theatre Demo
  • 2:30 Throwing Wrenches Band
  • 3:30 DJ/Kids Dance Contest

Follow Us on Twitter! @WFM_Kentlands
 
Like Us on Facebook! Facebook.com/WholeFoodsKentlands

 

Apples & Honey Series: Tasting the Jewish New Year
Sunday, September 14th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Apples & Honey Series: Tasting the Jewish New Year

Sampling Apples & Honeys and house made Challah with JFE, the Jewish Food Experience of Greater Washington DC. Come chat, taste and learn about our global kitchen at WFM Rockville.

Apples & Honey Series: Tasting the Jewish New Year