February 2014

Sat
01
Souper Bowl
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Souper Bowl
Saturday, February 1st
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

We’re kicking off some delicious soups to keep you warm this Sunday.  The teams will battle it out on the sales floor, stay tuned to see who wins.

Tue
04
Community Giving Day: Providence Community Housing
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: Providence Community Housing
Tuesday, February 4th
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Store-wide, 1% of all sales donated

The more you shop, the more we donate!  1% of today’s sales will be donated to Providence Community Housing.

Tue
04
Broad Street Store Opening
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Broad & Bienville
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Broad Street Store Opening
Tuesday, February 4th
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Broad & Bienville, FREE

Help us celebrate our newest store opening at 300 N Broad St.  Don’t miss the opening ceremony scheduled to begin at 8:15 am including guest speaker newly reelected Mayor Mitch Landrieu, a special global announcement from Whole Foods Market, and opening day sales that can’t be beat!

Wed
05
Community Giving Day: Edgar “Dooky” JR and Leah Chase Family Foundation
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: Edgar “Dooky” JR and Leah Chase Family Foundation
Wednesday, February 5th
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Store-wide, 1% of all sales donated

The more you shop, the more we donate!  1% of today’s sales will be donated to the Edgar “Dooky” JR and Leah Chase Family Foundation.

Thu
06
Community Giving Day: Youth Run NOLA
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: Youth Run NOLA
Thursday, February 6th
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Store-wide, 1% of all sales donated

The more you shop, the more we donate!  1% of today’s sales will be donated to Youth Run NOLA.

Fri
07
Community Giving Day: Restore the Bayou Canopy
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: Restore the Bayou Canopy
Friday, February 7th
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Store-wide, 1% of all sales donated

The more you shop, the more we donate!  1% of today’s sales will be donated to Restore the Bayou Canopy.

Sat
08
Community Giving Day: The Roots of Music
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: The Roots of Music
Saturday, February 8th
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Store-wide, 1% of all sales donated

The more you shop, the more we donate!  1% of today’s sales will be donated to the Roots of Music.

Sat
08
Sweetheart Samples
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Sweetheart Samples
Saturday, February 8th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

If you plan to ditch the crowds and make dinner for your loved ones, stop by this Saturday and sample some great recipe ideas that you’re sure to love.

Fri
14
Personalize Your Wine
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Wine Department
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Personalize Your Wine
Friday, February 14th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wine Department, FREE

From flowers to wine to gifts, we’re a one-stop-shop for everything you need for your Valentine. Stop by on Valentine's Day between 12:00 - 2:00pm and our Store Artist will personalize your wine bottle.

 

Sat
15
All Star Eats
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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All Star Eats
Saturday, February 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

Your whole team will love the crowd pleasers we’ve got on the sidelines for the big game.

Sun
16
Healthy Eating Specialist Meet and Greet
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Healthy Eating Specialist Meet and Greet
Sunday, February 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cooking Station, FREE

We are pleased to welcome Stephanie Jodeir as the new Healthy Eating Specialist on the Veterans team.  Stop by the cooking station to say hi, get acquainted and whole you are here sample a healthy dish!

Tue
18
Community Yoga Class
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM @ Bodhisattva Tea Spa: 3021 N. Arnoult Rd, Metairie
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Community Yoga Class
Tuesday, February 18th
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Bodhisattva Tea Spa: 3021 N. Arnoult Rd, Metairie, FREE

Yoga and You Anywhere and Whole Foods Market have joined forces to bring you a complimentary yoga class.  Beginners and experts alike are welcome to join us to clear your mind and release some stress.

Light refreshments provided. 

Due to possible cold weather, this month’s class will be held across Veterans at Bodhisattva Tea Spa.   3021 N. Arnoult Rd, Metairie

To Register Visit: http://wfmveterans.eventbrite.com/

Wed
19
Wellness Workshop: Cardiovascular Health
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Wellness Workshop: Cardiovascular Health
Wednesday, February 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking Station, FREE

In celebration of Heart Health Month we bring you this informative workshop.  This full spectrum class will help you make the best decisions to support your own personal cardiovascular health.  We will cover everything from lifestyle to diet to supplement choices.  One guest will win a $50 gift card to get you started.

To Register Visit: http://wfmveterans.eventbrite.com/

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
Thursday, February 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The weather is still cold... How do you eat to keep warm? Join us to share recipes and stories around how and why food is so comforting during the winter months! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
20
Beer Trivia
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Beer Trivia
Thursday, February 20th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cooking Station, FREE

Sample new beers, win prizes and show off your big brain! 

Trivia event limited to 20 people.  To Register Visit: http://wfmveterans.eventbrite.com/

 

Sat
22
Krewe of Eats
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Krewe of Eats
Saturday, February 22nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

As you’re makin’ groceries for your Mardi Gras party be sure to stop by Veterans to sample some parade route favorites.

 

Mon
24
Herbal Skin Care
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Herbal Skin Care
Monday, February 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking Station, FREE

Did you know the herbs you eat and use in your beauty routine can greatly improve the appearance of your skin? Cinnamon, turmeric, sage, the possibilities are endless. In this class we'll look at common herbs you can use for skin care preparations and in cooking to benefit your skin.

Presented by Benardett creator of Senica products, a local whole body vendor. Sénica (pronounced SAY-NEEKA) specializes in natural skin and hair care products with a focus on solutions for eczema, dry skin and hair. Inspired by the Caribbean. Made in New Orleans.  Learn more about Senica at www.senicanaturals.com

Tue
25
Blood Pressure Screenings
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Front Entrance
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Blood Pressure Screenings
Tuesday, February 25th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Front Entrance, FREE

Stop by for a complimentary blood pressure screening provided by East Jefferson Hospital’s dietician Danielle Fournet.

Thu
27
Sunfood Demo
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Grocery Department
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Sunfood Demo
Thursday, February 27th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Grocery Department, FREE

 Sunfood’s quest is to find the most nutrient dense, raw, organic, Non-GMO superfoods on the planet. Stop by to learn more and sample products from their line.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Food in Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food in Film
Thursday, February 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The biggest awards show of the season is coming up! Join us to chat about this year's favorites as well as the culinary classics of the past. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

 

 

Fri
28
Eat Smart For Your Heart
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cooking Station
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Eat Smart For Your Heart
Friday, February 28th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cooking Station, FREE

Healthy Eating Specialist Stephanie Jodeir will be at the cooking station demonstrating some simple recipes that help support heart health.

 

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Stories and Signs
Monday, December 22nd
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Breezeway , Free
Join the Nurture Nannies as they host story time. This month the nannies will be incorporating sign language for children. Its a great way to have educational fun and your weekly grocery shopping all in one stop!  

 

Tasty Tutorial
Thursday, December 25th
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.

Stories and Signs
Monday, December 29th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Breezeway , Free
Join the Nurture Nannies as they host story time. This month the nannies will be incorporating sign language for children. Its a great way to have educational fun and your weekly grocery shopping all in one stop!