April 2013

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

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

Tue
09
Mom’s Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Mom’s Morning Escape
Tuesday, April 9th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Moms sometimes forget to take time out for themselves – so let us pamper you! At our monthly Mom’s Morning Escape, moms will receive a free mini-massage, coffee or tea, and muffin from the Coffee Bar.  Please check in at the Customer Service desk to pick up your Mom’s Morning Escape Voucher, then make your way to the Coffee Bar for breakfast. Also, don’t forget to enjoy a relaxing five minute chair massage by Therapeutic Massage in our Whole Body Department (first-come, first-served).   

Fri
12
Eat Clean for Spring!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Eat Clean for Spring!
Friday, April 12th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Spring is upon us and this is the perfect time to enjoy seasonally fresh produce, revamp your food choices to lighter, healthier choices, and try new recipes! Join Healthy Eating Specialist Curtis Whitwam for a fun cooking demonstration featuring fresh, clean, delicious options that will leave your taste buds humming and your body thanking you. This class will be held in the store café. Please register by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

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.

 

 

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Thu
18
Cheese Monger’s Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Cheese Monger’s Club
Thursday, April 18th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, $5 Donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

 

Are you a member of our Cheese Monger’s Club? Each month we celebrate and sample a variety of cheeses, as well as complimentary wines to bring out their flavor and richness. Plus all Cheese Club members receive emails about our latest selections. Sign up in our Specialty Department or ask one of our Cheesy Team Members for more details.

Fri
19
EcoExpression: A Celebration of Earth Day
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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EcoExpression: A Celebration of Earth Day
Friday, April 19th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Visit Whole Foods Market on Friday night and see Tampa artists make treasure out of trash!  Our annual Earth Day celebration features:

·         Recycled Art Exhibit with works of art made from used or found materials

·         Recycled Craft Show from local artists, featuring jewelry, sculptures, pottery, and more!

·         Complimentary Wine & Appetizer Tasting

·         Green Expo featuring Tampa’s best environmental community groups and businesses

·         Music from local DJs

For more information, please contact Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com

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
Kids Club Class: Build Your Own Herb Garden!
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Kids Club Class: Build Your Own Herb Garden!
Saturday, April 20th
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

We’re teaching children to go green creatively with a hands-on recycled art project using egg cartons and seeds. They’ll be making herb gardens out of recycled egg containers. Come join us and learn how fun and easy it is to grow your own food! This hands-on class is for kids of all ages with their parents. Please register by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

Sat
20
Earthlings Fashion Show: Celebrating Earth Day in Style
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Earthlings Fashion Show: Celebrating Earth Day in Style
Saturday, April 20th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, $5 suggested donation to Keeping Tampa Bay Beautiful

 

What do Earthlings wear? Sustainable and eco-conscious fashions like Threads for Thought shirts and dresses, TOMS shoes, Okabashi shoes, Global Girlfriend and Earth Divas accessories... Our Team Members will model the latest fashions found in our Whole Body Department. $5 suggested donation will include entry to the fashion show, dessert samples, and a FREE gift bag!

Mon
22
Happy Earth Day!
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Happy Earth Day!
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

In celebration of Earth Day we’re offering some great freebies on April 22nd:

·         Reusable Bag Exchange: bring in any old and worn reusable bag and replace it with a new Whole Foods Market bag! The old bags will be repurposed: some will be donated to a local charity and some will be used to create a recycled art project.

·         Bring in your own reusable mug and get One Free Fill of our Whole Trade Coffee or Tea! All day!

·         Bring in your own reusable cup from 4 to 6pm and get One Free Smoothie! (one smoothie per guest 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.

 

 

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Wed
24
We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
Wednesday, April 24th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

There’s nothing like eating food in its whole, natural state and enjoying all of the subtle, complex flavors of fruits and vegetables. Learn how to make delicious raw recipes with Healthy Eating Specialist Curtis Whitwam. This class will be held in the store café. Please register by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

Thu
25
Beer Tasting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Beer Tasting
Thursday, April 25th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Taste a variety of beers, and learn what they pair best with, during our monthly Beer Tasting. For a $5 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation, enjoy more than a dozen different beers as well as light appetizers. This tasting will be held in the store café. Please register by emailing Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com.

Fri
26
Vegan Baking Class
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Vegan Baking Class
Friday, April 26th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Learn to make delicious sweet treats without the dairy! Demo Specialist Julie will share all the tips and tricks to make sure your vegan desserts turn out perfect every time! This class will be held in the store café. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com.

Mon
29
Girl Gab with Jade
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa
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Girl Gab with Jade
Monday, April 29th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

 

Does natural hair coloring really work?  What does natural makeup look like?  What can I do for wrinkles? Our Whole Body Team Member Jade will answer all of your beauty and wellness questions! Find out what you can do to look and feel fabulous, and of course, try some free samples!  This gab session will be held in the Whole Body Department.  No registration necessary.

Events At Nearby Stores

Meet Engine 2 Author Rip Esselstyn
Tuesday, October 21st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Outside Parking Lot, Free!

Join us for this special engagement as New York Times bestselling author of the Engine 2 Diet and My Beef with Meat, Rip Esselstyn shares his passion for eating Plant-Strong™!

Register early as seating is limited and this event fills up quickly! Pre-registration required.

 

KID’S CLUB: The Great Pumpkin Decorating
Wednesday, October 22nd
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
On the Patio, $5 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation

Join our Demo Specialist Linnea to make spooky treats & decorate pumpkins! We’ll display the pumpkins in the store cafe and one lucky child will be chosen as the most creative pumpkin! The winner will receive a goodie bag full of tricks & treats. (Winner will be notified by email during the first week of November). Recommended ages 5-10.

Pre-regstiration required.

Kids Eat Free Wednesdays
Wednesday, October 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In the Prepared Foods Department, Free with adult

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday this month. For each adult who dines off of our salad/hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the salad/hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.