September 2013

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Tue
10
Mom’s Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Store-Wide
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Mom’s Morning Escape
Tuesday, September 10th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Store-Wide, 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). 

Wed
11
Supper Club for a Cause
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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Supper Club for a Cause
Wednesday, September 11th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store Cafe, $25 Donation to the Whole Kids Foundation

Sit back, relax, and savor the flavors of four decadent courses prepared just for you. Support Whole Kids Foundation in the effort to build school gardens, put salad bars in schools, and provide free healthy eating classes for teachers. Vegan option available. Register for this event by emailing Julie.Sandri@wholefoods.com

Fri
13
Wines from South Africa: Tasting for a Cause
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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Wines from South Africa: Tasting for a Cause
Friday, September 13th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store Cafe, $5 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation, Registration required.

Join us in the store café for a sampling of various wines from South Africa and appetizer pairings. South Africa has come into its own in the last decade, creating beautiful wines with high standards and a minimal impact on natural resources. All proceeds go to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation. For more information and to register for this event contact Julie.sandri@wholefoods.com

Sat
14
Kid’s Day of Service
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Earl R. Maize Recreation Area 2051 Feather Sound Dr. Clearwater, Fl. 33762
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Kid’s Day of Service
Saturday, September 14th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Earl R. Maize Recreation Area 2051 Feather Sound Dr. Clearwater, Fl. 33762

Kids and families join up with Whole Foods Market Tampa Team Members for a three hour volunteer coastal cleanup. Afterwards Whole Kids Foundation will provide a salad lunch for the volunteers.

Earl R. Maize Recreation Area 2051 Feather Sound Dr. Clearwater, Fl. 33762

For more information and to register, please visit https://kidsdayofservicetampa.eventbrite.com/

Sun
15
Vegan Pop Up Cart! Around the Campfire
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Outside on the Patio
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Vegan Pop Up Cart! Around the Campfire
Sunday, September 15th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Outside on the Patio

Are you an herbivore in the wilderness?

Meet us outside the front entrance for a quick vegan lunch with a campfire theme while supporting a great cause! All proceeds from this event will go to the Whole Kids Foundation

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
19
United Kingdom Cheese Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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United Kingdom Cheese Class
Thursday, September 19th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

Celebrate cheese from across the pond with us! We have some beautiful wheels in from England and Ireland to share with just the right wine to bring out their flavor and richness. This class will be held in the store café. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com.

Sat
21
Kids Club: Eat a Rainbow
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Store Cafe
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Kids Club: Eat a Rainbow
Saturday, September 21st
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

Why are there so many songs about rainbows? Because they’re amazing and beautiful-not just in the sky, but also on the dining table! “Eating a rainbow” helps your body get a complete range of nutrients. This hands-on class is for kids of all ages with their parents. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

Thu
26
Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
Thursday, September 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Who doesn't love beer and brats? ...And um-pah music?! Join us for a lively chat to celebrate the arrival of fall and all the food and drink it brings! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
26
Beer Tasting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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Beer Tasting
Thursday, September 26th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Store Cafe, $5 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation

Taste a variety of beers, and learn what they pair best with, during our monthly Beer Tasting. For a $5 donation to the Whole Kids 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 the exit lobby or by emailing Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com.

Fri
27
We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
Friday, September 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

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 the exit lobby or by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

Mon
30
Vegan Baking Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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Vegan Baking Class
Monday, September 30th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

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 Julie.sandri@wholefoods.com

Events At Nearby Stores

Sushi & Sake Sampling: Osaka’s Boxed Style Sushi
Thursday, April 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Dept, Free!

Did you know our Genji sushi chefs make sushi fresh every day? On this night our sushi chefs will feature Osaka’s boxed style sushi (Hako Sushi, or Hakozushi), which is made using a square shaped sushi box (oshigata), rather than rolling it by hand. Our Certified Sommelier Amy will top off the tasting with free sake samples!

Good Fry-day Fish Fry
Friday, April 18th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store, $7 - While Supplies Last

Join us for a sustainable fish fry with our Seafood department. Pick up a fish platter with your choice of side for only $7. Come early, we sold out last year!

Join us for a sustainable fis

Healthy Eating on Budget Store Tour
Saturday, April 19th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storewide, Free, registration required
Taste your way throughout the store as our Healthy Eating Specialist Nicole shows you where to find nutrient-rich and plant-strong products, without breaking the bank. Receive healthy recipes and our Whole Deal magazine filled with Whole Foods Market coupons!
 
Register at Customer Service 813-264-3600 or online  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/healthy-eating-on-budget-store-tour-tickets....
Taste your way throughout the store as our Healthy Eating Specialist Nicole shows you where to find nutrient-rich and plant-strong products, without breaking the bank.