March 2013

Fri
01
Street Food From Around the World
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Street Food From Around the World
Friday, March 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sushi Bar, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

Put away your passport and join Caitlin for an exotic trip around the world… without leaving the store.   Caitlin will be preparing some popular international street foods and teaching you how to recreate them at home.

 

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Mon
04
Macrobiotic Diet 101
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Macrobiotic Diet 101
Monday, March 4th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sushi Bar, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

What is the Macrobiotic diet anyway? Come join Caitlin for a free introduction to this popular diet and learn how to create a few dishes to get you started. 

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Tue
05
Kids Club – Whole Planet Fun
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM @ Cafe
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Kids Club – Whole Planet Fun
Tuesday, March 5th
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Cafe, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

Join us for a morning of international crafts and games geared for kids ages 3-7. 

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Sat
09
Parmageddon
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Veterans
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Parmageddon
Saturday, March 9th
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Veterans, FREE

The end is near.   The end of the current world record that is!   Whole Foods Market Veterans will be participating in a company wide effort to shatter the Guinness Book’s record of Parmigiano Reggiano wheels cracked simultaneously at 2:00pm exactly on March 9th.   Leading up to the official crack teams will be sampling dishes that highlight this “undisputed king of cheese”.

Sun
10
Herbtopia
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ To Be Determined
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Herbtopia
Sunday, March 10th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
To Be Determined , $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

It’s planting season!  What better way to celebrate than by beginning your very own herb garden and learning some recipes that will feature your new plants.

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Fri
15
Fish Fry Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Seafood
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Fish Fry Friday
Friday, March 15th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Seafood , $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation Suggested

Stop by on your lunch break to chow down on some delicious fried seafood and help out a worthy cause at the same time.

Fri
15
Luck of the Irish
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Luck of the Irish
Friday, March 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sushi Bar, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

Want to know the secret behind the luck of the Irish? Our very own Healthy Eating Specialist Caitlin has the answers… come check out this cooking class and unlock the mystery!

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Sat
16
Musicians for Microcredit
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Veterans
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Musicians for Microcredit
Saturday, March 16th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Veterans, FREE

Talented musicians from the Neo Jazz School of Music will be on hand to show their support for the Whole Planet Foundation.

Mon
18
Tastes of Morocco
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Tastes of Morocco
Monday, March 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sushi Bar , $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

Travel across the globe with us and explore the unique and exotic foods from Morocco, one of Whole Planet Foundation’s recipient countries.

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Wed
20
Store Tour with Danielle RD, Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Meet in the Café
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Store Tour with Danielle RD, Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day
Wednesday, March 20th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Meet in the Café , Free

 

Join East Jefferson Hospital’s Dietitian Danielle for a tour of the store.  Danielle is a wealth of information so come equipped with questions and utilize this great resource!

Wed
20
Cupcakes for a Cause
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Veterans
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Cupcakes for a Cause
Wednesday, March 20th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Veterans, $10 Suggested donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Cake decorating experts April and Brooke will be demonstrating their easy tips, tricks and techniques to help you add sophistication and style to your baked goods.  Decorating tools and 4 cupcakes will be provided and guests attending the class can take their creations home with them…. or eat them all on the spot!

Space limited. PLease RSVP to nicole.poirier@wholefoods.com

 

Thu
21
Beers that Benefit - Sampling Event
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Veterans
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Beers that Benefit - Sampling Event
Thursday, March 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Veterans, $10 (or more!) Suggested donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Raise your glass for a good cause!  This month our Beer Specialist Travis will be sampling some of his favorite selections from around the globe and teaching us how to detect the variety of complexities found in the brews.

Reservation only.  Class limited to 25 persons.  Please visit the cheese counter to sign up or for more information.

Sat
23
Grow Dat Youth Farm's Sidewalk Plant Sale
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Garden Center
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Grow Dat Youth Farm's Sidewalk Plant Sale
Saturday, March 23rd
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Garden Center

Help support this local nonprofit by purchasing the herbs and seedlings you need in order to get your garden growing!

Sat
23
Eggstravaganza
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Veterans
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Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Veterans, FREE

Did you know that all of Whole Foods Market’s eggs are cage free?   Yup, and chicks dig it!

So we’re celebrating all things egg from recipes to natural egg dying techniques to  tastings to raffles and more.  Kids, be sure to join us for our store-wide Easter Egg hunt between 1:00 – 2:00pm.

Sat
23
Kids Club – Egg Carton Seed Planting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Outside
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Kids Club – Egg Carton Seed Planting
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Outside, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

It’s Eggstravaganza time and we will be using recycled, biodegradable egg cartons to plant seeds for the spring! Young  kids and all adults who are young at heart are welcome to play in the dirt with us.

Sun
24
The Giving Grill
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Veterans
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The Giving Grill
Sunday, March 24th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Veterans, $5 (or more!) Suggested Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

We’re raising money and awareness about our favorite non-profit, the Whole Planet Foundation.  $5 gets you a whole lotta food that you can feel extra good about eating. 

To learn more about the Whole Planet Foundation please visit:  http://www.wholeplanetfoundation.org/

Mon
25
Cooking for a Crowd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Cooking for a Crowd
Monday, March 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sushi Bar, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

Are you hosting herds of family members this coming weekend? No need to fear Caitlin has you covered with recipes that are a sure fire success!   You might even get out of the kitchen and enjoy the party.

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Thu
28
Sri Lankan Curries
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Sushi Bar
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Sri Lankan Curries
Thursday, March 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sushi Bar, $5 (or more!) Donation to Whole Planet Foundation suggested

 

Native Sri Lankan Usha will be joining us to demonstrate her tricks and tips for preparing the especially tricky string hoppers dish. 

 

RSVP Recommended to Caitlin.Parys@wholefoods.com

Thu
28
Wine Class : Benefiting Whole Planet Foundation
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cheese Counter
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Wine Class : Benefiting Whole Planet Foundation
Thursday, March 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cheese Counter, $10 (or more!) Suggested donation to Whole Planet Foundation

$10 (or more!) Suggested donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Join us the last Thursday of every month as Wine Specialist Kris takes us on a journey through the manifold flavors, textures, and complexities found in wine. 

Reservation only.  Class limited to 25 persons.  Please visit the cheese counter to sign up or for more information.

Sat
30
The Green Project's Paint Recycling Drop-off
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Veterans Garden Center
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The Green Project's Paint Recycling Drop-off
Saturday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Veterans Garden Center, FREE

On the last Saturday of every month the Green Project stops by to gather all latex paint in good condition, as well as limited quantities of stain and polyurethane.  The Green Project's booth will be located out front in good weather, and inside the foyer in bad weather.

 

The Green Project does NOT accept eWaste.  Your local BEST BUY location accepts old computers, monitors, radios, small printers, cell phones, stereos, speakers, TV's, microwaves, or other kitchen appliances.   For more information on what, where and how to recycle eWaste, visit www.earth911.com

Events At Nearby Stores

Josh's Fab Five
Thursday, September 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bulk Section, free

Join our Demo Specialist, Josh, as he shares five recipes using one featured mystery ingredient. He’ll also give you a few tasty tips that will delight your appetite and wallet. 

Join our Demo Specialist, Josh, as he shares five recipes using one featured mystery ingredient. He’ll also give you a few tasty tips that will delight your appetite and wallet. 

Yoga on the Patio
Thursday, September 18th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Magazine Street Patio - Weather Permitting, Free

Join us for fitness, friends and fun every Thursday this month. This class is perfect for yogies of all levels so grab your mat and be ready to sweat!

Join us for fitness, friends and fun every Thursday this month. This class is perfect for yogies of all levels so grab your mat and be ready to sweat!

Tasty Tutorial
Thursday, September 18th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Broad Street Store - Specialty Dept. , free

Tasty Tutorials are taking over Broad Street. Join us every Thursday at 7PM as our Specialty Department shares tastings and pairings of favorite cheeses, chocolates, and sips!

 

Tasty Tutorials are taking over Broad Street.