October 2012

Wed
03
Team Member Delights: Meatless Meals
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Team Member Delights: Meatless Meals
Wednesday, October 3rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

October is Vegetarian Awareness month and the Upper West Side demo delegates would like to celebrate by creating wonderful meatless dishes for you to try. Stop by and vote for your favorite healthy dish full of the freshest foods!

Thu
04
Beer Me Thursdays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Beer Me Thursdays
Thursday, October 4th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

The Upper West Side has decided to highlight one of our many delicious Beer vendors in our store. This is a perfect time to stop by on your way home from work and start preparing what you are going to serve for the upcoming weekend’s game day festivities.

Fri
05
Vegetarian Delights Vendor Day
12:00 AM @ Upper West Side Store
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Vegetarian Delights Vendor Day
Friday, October 5th
12:00 AM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

We are not the only ones excited about Vegetarian awareness month. For those of you who are veg-curious we invite you to come in on October 5th and discuss with the vendors themselves all about delicious, healthy, and nutrient rich options we have throughout our store.

Sat
06
Meet the Owner Series
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Meet the Owner Series
Saturday, October 6th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Out of all the wonderful products we carry throughout out store it is hard to know where your product is coming from. Stop by every Saturday and speak directly to one of the many original creators in our store.

Wed
10
Team Member Delights: Best Kept Secrets
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Team Member Delights: Best Kept Secrets
Wednesday, October 10th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Each of our departments provides such a large selection of products it is difficult to sample all of them. Our Team Members have selected a few highlights that are worth a try. Come by and learn about the Best Kept secrets in each department.

Wed
10
How to be a Smarter Shopper Seminar
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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How to be a Smarter Shopper Seminar
Wednesday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

FREE Seminar on Organics vs. Conventional: Labels & Shopping Lists
What does organic really mean? And is it really healthier? Nutrition experts Vicky Feltman and Natalya Murakhver will talk about what the recent Stanford study missed and what every savvy consumer (and parent) ought to know when shopping for their family. They’ll also define key (and often confusing terms) like cage-free, hormone-free, and “all natural”. Plus, offer a primer on antibiotics, artificial growth hormones, high fructose corn syrup, artificial dyes, sweeteners, preservatives and so much more.

Thu
11
Beer Me Thursdays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Beer Me Thursdays
Thursday, October 11th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

The Upper West Side has decided to highlight one of our many delicious Beer vendors in our store. This is a perfect time to stop by on your way home from work and start preparing what you are going to serve for the upcoming weekend’s game day festivities.

Sat
13
Meet the Owner Series
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Meet the Owner Series
Saturday, October 13th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Out of all the wonderful products we carry throughout out store it is hard to know where your product is coming from. Stop by every Saturday and speak directly to one of the many original creators in our store.

Tue
16
Veggiecation Kids Culinary Class
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Veggiecation Kids Culinary Class
Tuesday, October 16th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

It is time to get your kids’ hands dirty…in the kitchen that is! Join us for our Kids Culinary Class where kids will be invited to help prepare Veggiecation Program’s recipes, sample Veggiecation Program’s culinary creations, experience vegetables in their raw form and cast a vote on how they liked the recipes in the Veggiecation Ballot Boxes.  Kids will take home complimentary Veggiecation character coloring pages, word games, mazes and stickers.  Parents will receive a copy of Veggiecation Program's recipes created that day.

Wed
17
Team Member Delights: Savin' is Easy
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Team Member Delights: Savin' is Easy
Wednesday, October 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

There’s always more for less at Whole Foods Market. Our Whole Deal Coupon book is a great way to save money. Our Team Members are sampling the discounted products found in our Whole Deal Coupon book. Stop by and taste the savings!

Thu
18
Beer Me Thursdays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Beer Me Thursdays
Thursday, October 18th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

The Upper West Side has decided to highlight one of our many delicious Beer vendors in our store. This is a perfect time to stop by on your way home from work and start preparing what you are going to serve for the upcoming weekend’s game day festivities.

Fri
19
Local Vendor Day
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Local Vendor Day
Friday, October 19th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

We LOVE Local! If you do too this day is for you! Come in and learn how our vendors started their careers and try their delicious products!

Sat
20
National Geographic & South African Tourism Taste of Travel
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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National Geographic & South African Tourism Taste of Travel
Saturday, October 20th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Join South African Tourism and National Geographic Traveler for an afternoon to celebrate South Africa. Walk the store and enjoy South African recipes, South African wines, and enter to win airfare for two to South Africa provide by South African Airways!
 

Sat
20
Meet the Owner Series
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Meet the Owner Series
Saturday, October 20th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Out of all the wonderful products we carry throughout out store it is hard to know where your product is coming from. Stop by every Saturday and speak directly to one of the many original creators in our store.

Wed
24
Team Member Delights: Peak Pick
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Team Member Delights: Peak Pick
Wednesday, October 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Our Team Members will be cooking with the highlighted seasonal product aimed at exquisite in season taste!

Wed
24
NYC Food Day: Big Apple Crunch
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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NYC Food Day: Big Apple Crunch
Wednesday, October 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Whole Foods Market is partnering with the NYC Commissioner to help celebrate Food Day. Stop by any of the Whole Foods Market City Stores to taste wonderful apple recipes they will be sampling throughout the store. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite dish to have your “Big Apple Crunch” counted in the NYC vs. Canada competition.

Thu
25
Beer Me Thursdays
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Beer Me Thursdays
Thursday, October 25th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

The Upper West Side has decided to highlight one of our many delicious Beer vendors in our store. This is a perfect time to stop by on your way home from work and start preparing what you are going to serve for the upcoming weekend’s game day festivities.

Fri
26
Halloween Cauldron Treats Vendor Day
12:00 AM @ Upper West Side Store
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Halloween Cauldron Treats Vendor Day
Friday, October 26th
12:00 AM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Halloween is kicking off with a special treat for our little ones. Our vendors will gather around the store to offer you healthy and delicious samples great for your Halloween Trick or Treating.

Sat
27
Fair Trade Awareness
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Upper West Side Store
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Fair Trade Awareness
Saturday, October 27th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

October is a month for our national celebration of Fair Trade products. In support of National Fair Trade month, the Upper West Side store will be hosting a Fair Trade tasting event. Every purchase of a Fair Trade product makes a difference in protecting the environment, improving the lives of farmers and works to provide the highest quality of the products possible. We hope to see you here in support of your favorite Fair Trade product!

Sat
27
Meet the Owner Series
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Meet the Owner Series
Saturday, October 27th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

Out of all the wonderful products we carry throughout out store it is hard to know where your product is coming from. Stop by every Saturday and speak directly to one of the many original creators in our store.

Wed
31
Team Member Delights: Haunted Tasting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upper West Side Store
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Team Member Delights: Haunted Tasting
Wednesday, October 31st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upper West Side Store, FREE

It’s Halloween and Whole Foods Market Upper West Side wants to share their excitement with you. Trick or Treat in our store for a special variety of spooky treats and special prizes!

Events At Nearby Stores

Mineral Fusion Road Show
Thursday, March 5th
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Whole Body, Free

Join us as we welcome Mineral Fusion in Whole Body. Mineral Fusion is dedicated to making cosmetics, skin care, body care and hair care healthy and effective while contributing to the wellbeing of our community – a pursuit they call Minerals on a Mission™. Meet with Mineral Fusion aestheticians to get a personal consultation. Lots of free samples and advice. Plus, 40% off products during this Roadshow!

Join us as we welcome Mineral Fusion in Whole Body.

Learn About Our Qualitty Standards at Port Chester
Thursday, March 5th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store Floor, Free

Our business is to sell the highest quality foods we can find at the most competitive prices possible.  We evaluate qualtiy in terms of nutrition, freshness, appearance, and taste.  Learn more about our quality standards with Angela Vita!

Our business is to sell the highest quality foods we can find at the most competitive prices possible.  We evaluate qualtiy in terms of nutrition, freshness, appearance, and taste.  Learn more abo

Tasting Thursdays: Whole Deal for your Whole Buck
Thursday, March 5th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Millburn-Union, Free

Our NEW Whole Deal is here! Come sample some of the many product we’re featuring this month!

Our NEW Whole Deal is her