February 2013

Sat
02
Whole Foods Market at the American Lung Association's Fight for Air Climb
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ One Boston Place, Boston, MA
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Whole Foods Market at the American Lung Association's Fight for Air Climb
Saturday, February 2nd
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
One Boston Place, Boston, MA

 

We’re so excited to be sponsoring the ALA’s Boston Stair Climb again this year! We’ll be in the lobby of One Boston Place rooting on firefighters, athletes, and all around do-gooders from across New England, all racing up 41 flights to raise funds for the ALA’s education, research, and advocacy. Learn more about this fantastic event and how you can be involved here:  http://www.lung.org/pledge-events/ma/boston-climb-fy13/.

Sat
02
Big Game, Big Sampling! Plus, Winning Kids Club!
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Woburn
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Big Game, Big Sampling! Plus, Winning Kids Club!
Saturday, February 2nd
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Woburn, Free!

Join us for a pre-game tailgating sampling extravaganza! We'll be featuring demos from every department and giving you simple and last minute ideas for your touchdown get-together. Look for the tent in Prepared Foods- and stock up on $5 off Chicken Wings while you're here! Also included in the celebration- a make your own game day mini pizza Kids Club activity from 11-pm at Customer Service! 

Tue
05
Guest Lecture- Mindfulness and Food:Physical and Emotional Nourishment
7:00 AM @ Woburn
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Guest Lecture- Mindfulness and Food:Physical and Emotional Nourishment
Tuesday, February 5th
7:00 AM
Woburn, Free!

 

Meet Elyse Simon, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction educator and practitioner and learn how to feed your soul as well as your body. Elyse will demonstrate some techniques from her classes at the YMCA and speak about foods that provide physical, psychological, and emotional comfort. Winter can be a time we tend to hibernate and tend to eat less nutritious foods, so stop by to chat with Elyse and change things around before springtime! Sign up at the Customer Service booth.

 

Wed
06
Health Starts Here: Reinventing Comfort Foods
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Woburn
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Health Starts Here: Reinventing Comfort Foods
Wednesday, February 6th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Woburn, Free!

Join Meg and learn how to make Vegan Macaroni and Cheese, Lentil Loaf, and Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Gravy- the healthy way!

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Food and love just seem to go hand-in-hand. Join us from 6pm to 7pm CST as we talk about food that inspires love, showing your love through food, and all things Valentine's Day. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to share your ideas and inspirations.

Thu
07
Book Signing: Best Life Ever! with Taylor Wells
6:30 PM @ Woburn
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Book Signing: Best Life Ever! with Taylor Wells
Thursday, February 7th
6:30 PM
Woburn, Free!

 

Taylor is the founder and owner of Prana Yoga studios in MA and NY, Boston Herald columnist, clinical psychologist, and author of Create the Best Life Ever. Join us for an inspirational talk and the opportunity ask Taylor about her extensive career and accomplishments, as well as get your copy of her book signed. Sign up at the customer service desk- it’s going to be full, so first come first serve!

 

Sat
09
Chocolate Fest!!!!!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Woburn
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Chocolate Fest!!!!!
Saturday, February 9th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Woburn, Free!

 

It’s our annual chocolate lovers extravaganza! Join us for cocoa filled delights from every department (even Seafood!) and free samples from tons of vendors, included Taza, Lake Champlain, Divine, Valrhona, and Equal Exchange. In addition, we’ll be dipping fruit to order and hosting a build-your-own body scrub bar! Both a excellent alternatives to traditional Valentine’s gifts and come straight from the heart! 

Mon
11
Double Dozen Roses Sale Begins!
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Woburn
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Double Dozen Roses Sale Begins!
Monday, February 11th
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Woburn

It's our annual Valentine's Day roses sale! Take advantage of great savings and take care of your sweetheart at the same time from Monday 2/11 until the 14th! All colors will be $25 for 24 stems. We'll even wrap them for you! This sale is only once a year, so don't miss out!

Wed
13
Health Starts Here: For Chocolate Lovers
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Woburn
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Health Starts Here: For Chocolate Lovers
Wednesday, February 13th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Woburn, Free!

Get your chocolate fix giult-free with decadent Engine 2 approved desserts that deliver major satisfaction! Meg will walk you through the process and supply samples for everyone!

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Things We Love
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Things We Love
Thursday, February 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Sunsets, butterfly kisses from a child, a perfectly sweet strawberry. There are so many things love in life. Join us on Twitter from 6pm to 7pm CST as we explore all of the things we love. Follow #wfmdish to share your thoughts. 

Fri
15
Whole Body Makeup Sale and Free 15 Minute Makeovers with GohSpa!
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Woburn
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Whole Body Makeup Sale and Free 15 Minute Makeovers with GohSpa!
Friday, February 15th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Woburn, Free!

 

All of our makeup is 25% OFF February 14-17! Celebrate savings and try out some new shades with free makeovers with our friends from GohSpa- just in time to start thinking about spring. All natural, non animal tested, environmentally safe, and all meeting our strict animal standards! And on MAJOR sale! 

Sat
16
Whole Body Makeup Sale and Free 15 Minute Makeovers with GohSpa!
11:00 AM @ Woburn
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Whole Body Makeup Sale and Free 15 Minute Makeovers with GohSpa!
Saturday, February 16th
11:00 AM
Woburn, Free!

 

All of our makeup is 25% OFF February 14-17! Celebrate savings and try out some new shades with free makeovers with our friends from GohSpa- just in time to start thinking about spring. All natural, non animal tested, environmentally safe, and all meeting our strict animal standards! And on MAJOR sale! 

Mon
18
Presidential Facebook Day!
8:00 AM @ www.facebook.com/WFM_Woburn
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Presidential Facebook Day!
Monday, February 18th
8:00 AM
www.facebook.com/WFM_Woburn, Free!

Happy Presidents Day! We're celebrating the day with patriotic contests, giveaways and rafffles- in store and on our Facebook page! Make sure you 'like' us and stay posted for all sorts of fun chances to win! 

Wed
20
Annual Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign Begins!
12:00 AM @ Woburn
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Annual Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign Begins!
Wednesday, February 20th
12:00 AM
Woburn

Every year, Whole Foods Market stores across the country (and the UK!) dedicate their February and March fundraising efforts to the Whole Planet Foundation, a non-profit devoted to alleviating poverty worldwide thorugh microcredit loans. The Whole Planet Foundation provides grants to microfinance institutions in countiries where Whole Foods Market sources products, who in turn offer microenterprise loan programs, training, and other support to the self-employed poor. Donate at the registers through March 31, and stay tuned for other upcoming storewide events celebrating Whole Planet! 

Wed
20
Health Starts Here: Going Gluten Free
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Woburn
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Health Starts Here: Going Gluten Free
Wednesday, February 20th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Woburn, Free!

Are you interested in transitioning to a gluten-free diet or simply getting some fresh ideas? Come learn about an array of gluten-free grains and whole food products that will fit your lifestyle!

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Food and Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food and Film
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Join us for a virtual dinner as we talk about the movies. We'll chat about our favorite food moments in film and share recipes inspired by films. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to join the conversation.

Fri
22
ONE DAY SALE Storewide Sampling: Organic Whole Chicken
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Woburn
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ONE DAY SALE Storewide Sampling: Organic Whole Chicken
Friday, February 22nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Woburn, Free!

You can't go wrong with roast chicken for dinner, especially when it's organic and on major sale! Join us to try this sale chicken in different recipes from every department- we guarentee you'll get some new ideas! And stock up while you're here- this sale is ONE DAY ONLY!

Sat
23
National Banana Bread Day!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Woburn
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National Banana Bread Day!
Saturday, February 23rd
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Woburn, Free!

Happy National Banana Bread Day! In addition to celebrating the classic recipe, we'll be turning out inventive samples in different departments- you won't believe what we come up with! Plus, vote for your favorite demo for the chance to win a gift card!

Wed
27
Health Starts Here: Macrobiotics for Beginners
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Woburn
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Health Starts Here: Macrobiotics for Beginners
Wednesday, February 27th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Woburn, Free!

Explore a wide array of grains and local vegetables as you try a wonderful and plant strong way of eating that brings heightened awareness to your plate.

Events At Nearby Stores

Job Fair
Wednesday, April 16th
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Room,

Apply Your Passion!

Now Hiring for Various Positions in our Wellesley Location.

Please apply online before attending at: wholefoodsmarket.com/careers

Apply Your Passion!

Now Hiring for Various Positions in our Wellesley Location.

Please apply online before attending at: wholefoodsmarket.com/careers

Stories & Smoothies
Wednesday, April 16th
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Whole Foods Market Dedham, FREE

Join us for an interactive and hands on story time!  Kids of all ages are welcome.  Each week a guest reader will share one of their favorite stories and gets the kids involved with smoothie making!  This is a great way to introduce your child to fruits and vegetables in a fun & engaging way.  Allergies?  Don't worry-we don't use nuts or dairy in Stories and Smoothies!

Join us for an interactive and hands on story time!  Kids of all ages are welcome.

Ricotta from Scratch
Wednesday, April 16th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Dedham, $25

On the menu: Creamy Homemade Ricotta Cheese; Ricotta & Tomato Crostini; Ricotta & Berry Parfait with Rosemary Crumble 

We’d be willing to bet that you never thought you could make ricotta cheese in your own kitchen. Well believe it, because with just a few ingredients you’ll have fresh, creamy ricotta in about an hour’s time. Each person will make their own batch of cheese, and then we’ll show you what to do with it! This class is part of our Get Your Hands Dirty series.

About Get Your Hands Dirty: From sautéing seasonal vegetables to kneading scratch-made dough, join us for fun, hands-on classes that offer the perfect balance of education and entertainment. We’ll walk you through basic tips and techniques and you’ll indulge in your creations before the night is through, making your hard work well worth it!

Eventbrite - Ricotta from Scratch

On the menu: Creamy Homemade Ricotta Cheese; Ricotta & Tomato Crostini; Ricotta & Berry Parfait with Rosemary Crumble