August 2013

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.

Sat
03
Yoga at Red Rocks!
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
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Yoga at Red Rocks!
Saturday, August 3rd
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Red Rocks Amphitheatre, $10 *$1 from every admission will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation!

Saturday, August 3rd, 10th, 17th & Sept 7th

“Yoga on the Rocks” Begins!

At Red Rocks Amphitheatre

(Doors at 6:00am)

Class from 7:00am-8:00am

$10 drop-in fee (cash or credit welcome. No reservations or tickets needed)

$1 per class will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation

 

Join us for a special yoga class presented by Core Power Yoga at Red Rocks!

Practice your yoga in one of the most beautiful spaces in Colorado, and enjoy samples from some of our favorite “Local” Colorado vendors at the end of each class! *every dollar donated to Whole Planet Foundation® through these events will fund microlending programs to support impoverished women in 57 countries around the world. These loans enable them to start their own businesses and help lift themselves and their families out of poverty. Learn more at www.wholeplanetfoundation.org

 

 

Sat
03
Tamarac Local Music Saturdays!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Tamarac Cafe
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Tamarac Local Music Saturdays!
Saturday, August 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tamarac Cafe, Free!

Saturday, August 3rd

Local Music Saturdays! Featuring Alan Vasquez

12-3pm

Free!

Alan Vasquez is a Local acoustic guitarist that plays original, instrumental compositions using looping technology to craft layers of sound that capture the passion he has for playing in an audible form that people can feel.  Alan has had the pure pleasure of sharing the stage with musicians such as John Popper, Michael Franti, Particle, Keller Williams, DJ Logic, The Jazz Mandolin Project, The Big Wu and Trace Bundy.

“Whenever one musician can create enough sound to captivate an entire audience, it's cause to stop and listen” – Jambase.com

Wed
07
Free Ride Wednesdays! with Denver B-Cycle and Whole Foods Market
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ B-cycle Centers in Metro Denver
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Free Ride Wednesdays! with Denver B-Cycle and Whole Foods Market
Wednesday, August 7th
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
B-cycle Centers in Metro Denver, Free!

Wednesdays in August!

 Whole Foods Denver has joined with B-Cycle to offer “Free Ride” Wednesdays’

When:                         August 7th, 14th & 21st, 2013

Where:            Any B-cycle station in Denver

 

Through the Whole Foods Market Free Ride Wednesday sponsorship, riders can take advantage of a free 24-hour membership (normally $8), that allows them to use the bikes for 30 minutes or less. Longer rides incur standard usage fees. Additionally, anyone who takes advantage of “Whole Foods Wednesdays” will be able to buy an annual B-cycle membership at a discounted rate. Information about the program can be found at the bike kiosk’s and on the B-cycle website at http://denver.bcycle.com/

Thu
08
Tamarac "FREE" Zumba Fitness Class!
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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Tamarac "FREE" Zumba Fitness Class!
Thursday, August 8th
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Beginning on August 8th

Every Thursday in August and September!

FREE Zumba Class at Whole Foods Market Tamarac

11:00-11:30am

 

Join us at Whole Foods Market Tamarac for a FREE Zumba Dance Fitness Class!

Instructor Keith Williams from “Let’s Do This Fitness” will be here to provide a fun cardio workout to provide the perfect lunchtime energy boost for your day!

Class will be held in front of our culinary kitchen! Enjoy smoothies immediately after with Traci, our Healthy Eating Specialist!  Reserve your spot at the customer service desk!  Learn more about Keith and Let’s Do This Fitness at www.LTDfitness.com

 

 

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
08
Tamarac Cooking Class: Whole Grain Salads
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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Tamarac Cooking Class: Whole Grain Salads
Thursday, August 8th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Thursday, August 8th

Cooking Class: Whole Grain Salads

6:30-7:30

Free!

 

Join Traci Carpenter, Healthy Eating Specialist, for a cooking class on healthy whole grain salads that will spruce up any Summer potluck.  We will be tasting a variety of whole grains and making two different whole grain salads.  This class will feature a curried quinoa salad with nectarines and sugar snap peas.  Recipes will be dairy-free and vegan.  Please reserve your spot at the customer service desk.

 

Thu
15
Tamarac 5% Community Giving Day!
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM @ Tamarac
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Tamarac 5% Community Giving Day!
Thursday, August 15th
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tamarac

Thursday, August 15th

5% Community Giving Day for Denver B-Cycles

Today 5% of our total store sales will be donated to Denver B-Cycles! Join us in supporting alternative transportation in the city of Denver and caring for our community! Learn more at http://denver.bcycle.com/

 

 

Thu
15
Tamarac Spa Night!
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tamarac Whole Body Department
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Tamarac Spa Night!
Thursday, August 15th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tamarac Whole Body Department, Free!

Thursday, August 15th

Spa Night in Whole Body

4:00-7:00pm                            

Free!

 

Stop by our Whole Body Department for a FREE Visia Facial Scan! (A $200 value for free!), and enter to win a gift basket of “Local” skincare items! Sign-up for mini-facials with Pangea Organics! Reserve your spot at the customer service desk.

 

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
15
Tamarac Cooking Class: 5 Ingredient Recipes
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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Tamarac Cooking Class: 5 Ingredient Recipes
Thursday, August 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Thursday, August 15th

 Cooking Class: 5 Ingredient Recipes

6:30-7:30pm

Free!

Tonight, Chef Donnie, from our Prepared Foods Department will demonstrate easy and delicious 5-ingredient Recipes! Including: Goat Cheese Spread with Hearts of Palm and Sweet Corn; Heirloom Tomato Bulgur Salad; Ham Salad with Artichoke Hearts, and Chocolate Chip Cherry Floats. Reserve your spot at the customer service desk!

 

 

Sat
17
"Tamarac Turnips" Kids Club: Chocolate Avocado Pudding
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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"Tamarac Turnips" Kids Club: Chocolate Avocado Pudding
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Saturday, August 17th

Official “Tamarac Turnips” Kids Club: Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Noon-1:00pm

Free!

 

Join Traci Carpenter, Healthy Eating Specialist, for a class for kids and parents!  Traci will offer tips for parents on “how to” make a healthy lunch box and kids will work on preparing a fun snack.  This class will feature a chocolate avocado pudding and breakfast cookies!  Please reserve your child’s spot at the customer service desk.

 

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
22
Tamarac Cooking Class: Brie 101
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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Tamarac Cooking Class: Brie 101
Thursday, August 22nd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Thursday, August 22nd

Cooking Class: “Brie Cheese 101”

6:30-7:30pm

Free!

 

Join Michelle from our Specialty Cheese Department for an informative and fun class on Brie! Learn fun facts about this historic French cheese, and two appetizers for easy entertaining! Recipes include: Baked Brie with Local “Primo Fruit Preserves”, and Grilled Cheese with Brie, Prosciutto, and Pears. Reserve your spot at the customer service desk.

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.

Thu
29
Tamarac Cooking Class:“Back to School” Breakfast Ideas
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tamarac Culinary Kitchen
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Tamarac Cooking Class:“Back to School” Breakfast Ideas
Thursday, August 29th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Thursday, August 29th

Cooking Class: “Back to School” Breakfast Ideas

6:30-7:30pm

Free!

 

It's true - breakfast really is an important meal, but between kids, work and everything else in our lives, it is often hard to make time for it. Join Chef Elizabeth Buckingham for this fun class demonstrating Easy Fruit Smoothies, Overnight Oatmeal and Simple Breakfast Burritos! Be inspired to make easy, healthy make-ahead breakfast ideas that will keep you and your family fueled for the entire day. 

Reserve your spot at the customer service desk.

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

5 for $5 Health Starts Here Lunch
Monday, December 22nd
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Join us for our Health Starts Here $5 Lunch. 5 healthy lunch items for ONLY $5. You won't find a better deal in town!

Join us for our Health Starts Here $5 Lunch.

Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
Monday, December 22nd
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Wash Park, $5.00

Join us for our Health Starts Here $5 Dinner. 5 healthy dinner items for ONLY $5. You won't find a better deal in town!

Join us for our Health Starts Here $5 Dinner. 5 healthy dinner items for ONLY $5. You won't find a better deal in town!

Two Catch Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 23rd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Wash Park, $12

Join us for Two Catch Tuesdays! 2 seasoned, sustainably caught, seafood portions* for only $12!   *select varieties only.

Join us for Two Catch Tuesdays! 2 seasoned, sustainably caught, seafood portions* for only $12!   *select varieties only.