July 2013

Sat
06
Watermelon Festival
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Watermelon Festival
Saturday, July 6th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

July is “National Watermelon Month,” and we’re celebrating throughout the store with watermelon themed samples, contests and just plain fun.

10 am - 12 pm Kids' Activities


11 am Watermelon Eating Contest (sign up at customer service before 10:45 am) Three age groups: 7 and under; 8-15 and 16+. Little kids will be given a 1/4 watermelon; bigger kids 1/3 of a melon and adults 1/2 of a melon. The first to finish their watermelon (without using their hands) in each age group is the winner.

11 am - 2 pm Voting for Team Member Watermelon Carving Contest

12-2 pm Samples and Demos throughout the store

Thu
11
Farmers Market
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ East Parking Lot
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Farmers Market
Thursday, July 11th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Parking Lot, FREE

Join us to celebrate local farmers, producers and artisans in our East parking lot adjacent to The Porch along with two or three food trucks each week as part of our commitment to the local community. Please note the Food Truck Rodeo will return to Sundays in October.

Please note vendors are subject to change without notice but may include: Mattawoman Creek Farms, Cullipher Farms, Shady Goat Farm, Pennacook Peppers, Beach Biscott, Morphed, Bonsai Jacks, My Vegan Sweet Tooth, Vy's Pies, The Aromatherapy Shoppe, the Bakery at Riverside Farms, O! My Goat Milk Soap, Faith Flowers, Fresh Batch Jams, Grass Valley Granola and Grin and Wear it.

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
Thursday, July 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Local produce, local bread, local cheese - come and share your stories of the local artisans and products you most enjoy. We'll chat about how you find great local products and how to support those that produce them. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Wed
17
Top Ten WINESday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Storewide
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Top Ten WINESday
Wednesday, July 17th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Storewide, $5

It’s a special WINESday featuring all 12 of our Top Ten Wines (yes, we know). There will be six stations with one menu item each and two wine pairings. Pay $5 and sample your choice of wine from each station. Wine glass must be purchased from customer service by 7:30 pm. 21 years of age and older please. Valid ID required.

Thu
18
Farmers Market
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ East Parking Lot
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Farmers Market
Thursday, July 18th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Parking Lot, FREE

Join us to celebrate local farmers, producers and artisans in our East parking lot adjacent to The Porch along with two or three food trucks each week as part of our commitment to the local community. Please note the Food Truck Rodeo will return to Sundays in October.

Please note vendors are subject to change without notice but may include: Mattawoman Creek Farms, Cullipher Farms, Shady Goat Farm, Pennacook Peppers, Beach Biscott, Morphed, Bonsai Jacks, My Vegan Sweet Tooth, Vy's Pies, The Aromatherapy Shoppe, the Bakery at Riverside Farms, O! My Goat Milk Soap, Faith Flowers, Fresh Batch Jams, Grass Valley Granola and Grin and Wear it.

Fri
19
LemonAID for CHKD
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ The Porch
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LemonAID for CHKD
Friday, July 19th
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
The Porch, donation

Stop by The Porch for a glass of ice cold lemonade for a donation to CHKD.

Sat
20
LemonAID for CHKD
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ The Porch
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LemonAID for CHKD
Saturday, July 20th
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
The Porch, donation

Stop by The Porch for a glass of ice cold lemonade for a donation to CHKD.

Thu
25
Farmers Market
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ East Parking Lot
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Farmers Market
Thursday, July 25th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Parking Lot, FREE

Join us to celebrate local farmers, producers and artisans in our East parking lot adjacent to The Porch along with two or three food trucks each week as part of our commitment to the local community. Please note the Food Truck Rodeo will return to Sundays in October.

Please note vendors are subject to change without notice but may include: Mattawoman Creek Farms, Cullipher Farms, Shady Goat Farm, Pennacook Peppers, Beach Biscott, Morphed, Bonsai Jacks, My Vegan Sweet Tooth, Vy's Pies, The Aromatherapy Shoppe, the Bakery at Riverside Farms, O! My Goat Milk Soap, Faith Flowers, Fresh Batch Jams, Grass Valley Granola and Grin and Wear it.

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
Thursday, July 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Before summer fades into fall, be sure to make time for one last summer hurrah - or maybe even two or three. Let's chat about your favorite dishes, entertaining tips, and libations for sending summer off just right. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
27
Ice Cream Social
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Ice Cream Social
Saturday, July 27th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, $3 donation

Nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than cold ice cream. Join us to raise money for Seton Youth Shelters and try many of our different flavors and varieties, including non-dairy and locally produced. We’ll even have an old fashioned barbershop quartet to entertain you while you indulge. A $3 donation to Seton Youth Shelters per person is appreciated.

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