August 2013

Thu
01
The Wellesley Farmers' Market
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
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The Wellesley Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 1st
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
Come enjoy local produce and specialty crops every Thursday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm from May 9 though October 24th at the Wellesley Farmers' Market.
 
The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is proud to welcome back:
Carlson Orchards
Dover Farm
Golden Rule Honey


We are delighted to introduce Wellesley to:
Renegade Garden
Coutts Specialty Foods
Nobscot Artisan Cheese
On the Edge Knife Sharpening
Swiss Bakers
Guy's Healthy Home Cooking
In Good Taste
Sophia's Greek Pantry


Market goers fond of the incredible flowers from last year can still get them from Stow Greenhouses on-line, as well as local produce from the Natick Community Organic Farm and healthy delicacies from Healthy Habits Kitchen. Before market day, on-line vendors will list their freshest items, so simply sign up at www.yourfarmstand.com and be sure to pull down the Wellesley Farmers' Market when placing your order. Feel free to pick up your order at the market before 6 pm or have it delivered for a $5 fee.

Look for market programs and special events designed to engage and delight shoppers of all ages.

Wellesley Farmers' Market aims to support local food growers and producers; celebrate seasonal, local, sustainably grown foods; serve the community; lead the local food movement; and join Wellesley's sustainability movement.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market brings the Massachusetts Horticultural Society back to its roots. The Society was founded in 1829 by a group of Bostonians who wanted to improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in the market stalls in Boston.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wellesley Farmers' Market Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to help with our Wellesley Farmers' Market program. The Wellesley Farmers’ Market is a three season, centrally located market that brings together diverse local vendors in a vibrant, outdoor community setting.

There are many areas where help is needed, so please e-mail us for more information if you are interested at wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org.

 

Contact
John Spencer
Wellesley Farmers' Market
Wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org
617-933-4916, Cell: 617-680-0012

 
 

 

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
08
The Wellesley Farmers' Market
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
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The Wellesley Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 8th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
Come enjoy local produce and specialty crops every Thursday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm from May 9 though October 24th at the Wellesley Farmers' Market.
 
The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is proud to welcome back:
Carlson Orchards
Dover Farm
Golden Rule Honey


We are delighted to introduce Wellesley to:
Renegade Garden
Coutts Specialty Foods
Nobscot Artisan Cheese
On the Edge Knife Sharpening
Swiss Bakers
Guy's Healthy Home Cooking
In Good Taste
Sophia's Greek Pantry


Market goers fond of the incredible flowers from last year can still get them from Stow Greenhouses on-line, as well as local produce from the Natick Community Organic Farm and healthy delicacies from Healthy Habits Kitchen. Before market day, on-line vendors will list their freshest items, so simply sign up at www.yourfarmstand.com and be sure to pull down the Wellesley Farmers' Market when placing your order. Feel free to pick up your order at the market before 6 pm or have it delivered for a $5 fee.

Look for market programs and special events designed to engage and delight shoppers of all ages.

Wellesley Farmers' Market aims to support local food growers and producers; celebrate seasonal, local, sustainably grown foods; serve the community; lead the local food movement; and join Wellesley's sustainability movement.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market brings the Massachusetts Horticultural Society back to its roots. The Society was founded in 1829 by a group of Bostonians who wanted to improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in the market stalls in Boston.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wellesley Farmers' Market Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to help with our Wellesley Farmers' Market program. The Wellesley Farmers’ Market is a three season, centrally located market that brings together diverse local vendors in a vibrant, outdoor community setting.

There are many areas where help is needed, so please e-mail us for more information if you are interested at wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org.

 

Contact
John Spencer
Wellesley Farmers' Market
Wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org
617-933-4916, Cell: 617-680-0012

 
 

 

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
15
The Wellesley Farmers' Market
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
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The Wellesley Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 15th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
Come enjoy local produce and specialty crops every Thursday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm from May 9 though October 24th at the Wellesley Farmers' Market.
 
The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is proud to welcome back:
Carlson Orchards
Dover Farm
Golden Rule Honey


We are delighted to introduce Wellesley to:
Renegade Garden
Coutts Specialty Foods
Nobscot Artisan Cheese
On the Edge Knife Sharpening
Swiss Bakers
Guy's Healthy Home Cooking
In Good Taste
Sophia's Greek Pantry


Market goers fond of the incredible flowers from last year can still get them from Stow Greenhouses on-line, as well as local produce from the Natick Community Organic Farm and healthy delicacies from Healthy Habits Kitchen. Before market day, on-line vendors will list their freshest items, so simply sign up at www.yourfarmstand.com and be sure to pull down the Wellesley Farmers' Market when placing your order. Feel free to pick up your order at the market before 6 pm or have it delivered for a $5 fee.

Look for market programs and special events designed to engage and delight shoppers of all ages.

Wellesley Farmers' Market aims to support local food growers and producers; celebrate seasonal, local, sustainably grown foods; serve the community; lead the local food movement; and join Wellesley's sustainability movement.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market brings the Massachusetts Horticultural Society back to its roots. The Society was founded in 1829 by a group of Bostonians who wanted to improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in the market stalls in Boston.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wellesley Farmers' Market Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to help with our Wellesley Farmers' Market program. The Wellesley Farmers’ Market is a three season, centrally located market that brings together diverse local vendors in a vibrant, outdoor community setting.

There are many areas where help is needed, so please e-mail us for more information if you are interested at wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org.

 

Contact
John Spencer
Wellesley Farmers' Market
Wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org
617-933-4916, Cell: 617-680-0012

 
 

 

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
22
The Wellesley Farmers' Market
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
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The Wellesley Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 22nd
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
Come enjoy local produce and specialty crops every Thursday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm from May 9 though October 24th at the Wellesley Farmers' Market.
 
The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is proud to welcome back:
Carlson Orchards
Dover Farm
Golden Rule Honey


We are delighted to introduce Wellesley to:
Renegade Garden
Coutts Specialty Foods
Nobscot Artisan Cheese
On the Edge Knife Sharpening
Swiss Bakers
Guy's Healthy Home Cooking
In Good Taste
Sophia's Greek Pantry


Market goers fond of the incredible flowers from last year can still get them from Stow Greenhouses on-line, as well as local produce from the Natick Community Organic Farm and healthy delicacies from Healthy Habits Kitchen. Before market day, on-line vendors will list their freshest items, so simply sign up at www.yourfarmstand.com and be sure to pull down the Wellesley Farmers' Market when placing your order. Feel free to pick up your order at the market before 6 pm or have it delivered for a $5 fee.

Look for market programs and special events designed to engage and delight shoppers of all ages.

Wellesley Farmers' Market aims to support local food growers and producers; celebrate seasonal, local, sustainably grown foods; serve the community; lead the local food movement; and join Wellesley's sustainability movement.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market brings the Massachusetts Horticultural Society back to its roots. The Society was founded in 1829 by a group of Bostonians who wanted to improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in the market stalls in Boston.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wellesley Farmers' Market Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to help with our Wellesley Farmers' Market program. The Wellesley Farmers’ Market is a three season, centrally located market that brings together diverse local vendors in a vibrant, outdoor community setting.

There are many areas where help is needed, so please e-mail us for more information if you are interested at wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org.

 

Contact
John Spencer
Wellesley Farmers' Market
Wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org
617-933-4916, Cell: 617-680-0012

 
 

 

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
29
The Wellesley Farmers' Market
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
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The Wellesley Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 29th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Parking Lot, 442 Washington Street
Come enjoy local produce and specialty crops every Thursday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm from May 9 though October 24th at the Wellesley Farmers' Market.
 
The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is proud to welcome back:
Carlson Orchards
Dover Farm
Golden Rule Honey


We are delighted to introduce Wellesley to:
Renegade Garden
Coutts Specialty Foods
Nobscot Artisan Cheese
On the Edge Knife Sharpening
Swiss Bakers
Guy's Healthy Home Cooking
In Good Taste
Sophia's Greek Pantry


Market goers fond of the incredible flowers from last year can still get them from Stow Greenhouses on-line, as well as local produce from the Natick Community Organic Farm and healthy delicacies from Healthy Habits Kitchen. Before market day, on-line vendors will list their freshest items, so simply sign up at www.yourfarmstand.com and be sure to pull down the Wellesley Farmers' Market when placing your order. Feel free to pick up your order at the market before 6 pm or have it delivered for a $5 fee.

Look for market programs and special events designed to engage and delight shoppers of all ages.

Wellesley Farmers' Market aims to support local food growers and producers; celebrate seasonal, local, sustainably grown foods; serve the community; lead the local food movement; and join Wellesley's sustainability movement.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market is run as a project of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, with Town volunteers on the Steering Committee, thanks to a generous grant from Wellesley Plaza, managed by Gravestar, Inc. and the support of Whole Foods Markets.

The Wellesley Farmers' Market brings the Massachusetts Horticultural Society back to its roots. The Society was founded in 1829 by a group of Bostonians who wanted to improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in the market stalls in Boston.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wellesley Farmers' Market Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to help with our Wellesley Farmers' Market program. The Wellesley Farmers’ Market is a three season, centrally located market that brings together diverse local vendors in a vibrant, outdoor community setting.

There are many areas where help is needed, so please e-mail us for more information if you are interested at wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org.

 

Contact
John Spencer
Wellesley Farmers' Market
Wellesleyfarmersmarket@masshort.org
617-933-4916, Cell: 617-680-0012

 
 

 

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
31
Raw Foods Class with Kate
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Room
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Raw Foods Class with Kate
Saturday, August 31st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Community Room, Free

Would You like to learn more about a raw foods diet? Join Kate, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she talks about the benefits of eating raw foods and share ideas and tips on how to easily incorporate them into your every day meals. Foods demos, vendors, sampling, giveaways and more!

 

To Register please contact our customer service booth at 781-235-7262 or email kate.blaski@wholefoods.com.

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Story Hour at Whole Foods Market Hingham!
Monday, September 15th
10:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Hingham - South Tower Cafe Room, Free! Drop ins welcome!

Join us every Monday* at 10:30 a.m. for story hour in our cafe!  Drop ins and all ages welcome!  We will mix it up and have different guest readers from our store every week.  Sometimes we'll have snacks and stories.  Sometimes we'll sing and read stories.  Sometimes we'll do crafts.  Its a fun, relaxed way to start off your week!  Story hour typically lasts 30-60 minutes depending on the group size and activity. 

 

*During Monday holidays we will not offer story hour (Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day) and other Mondays that are close to a major holiday.  In the event we need to cancel a story hour event (due to weather, illness, another store event or unforeseen circumstances), we would notify customers on our Facebook and Twitter pages as much ahead of time as possible.  Or you can call ahead to be sure story hour is still on 781-741-8050

Join us every Monday* at 10:30 a.m.

Musical Mondays
Monday, September 15th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Container Room at Whole Foods Market Lynnfield, FREE

Join us for live musical performances ever Monday in our Container Room by musicians of all ages, trained by Pianist Andrew Celentano, and co-sponsored by Newpro. Acoustic, Jazz, Singer/Songwriter, and Broadway are amongst the genres being featured. Andrew will not only host the series, but also perform classical music. Interested in playing? Just let us know!

Join us for live musical performances ever Monday in our Container Room by musicians of all ages, trained by Pianist Andrew Celentano, and co-sponsored by Newpro.

Health Starts Here Tour & Taste
Monday, September 15th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Dedham, FREE-Registration Required

Toss the Salt

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Maureen, for this new health-conscious series! Each month we’ll share some of our favorite tips related to healthy cooking and eating. You’ll discover the best products for your meal plan and we’ll show you a simple recipe to match. We’ll put the fun back in your everyday cooking routine!

Eventbrite - Health Starts Here Tour & Taste

Toss the Salt