April 2013

Tue
02
Transportation
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Transportation
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Bus, train, bike or feet? Which is your favorite non-car transit?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Thu
04
Shoeman Water Project Shoe Drive
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Shoeman Water Project Shoe Drive
Thursday, April 4th
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria, Free, Reservations not required

 

 

In 2008, George Hutchings founded the Shoeman Water Projects (SWP) with the mission to collect gently used shoes and turn them into clean water for people with limited access. Whole Foods Market in Brentwood is collecting shoes from April 4, 2013 – May 4, 2013. Shoes will be donated to SWP and then sold to raise money to drill wells, repair pumps, install purification systems, and train local residents to operate and maintain pumps.  For more information visit, www.shoemanwater.org

Thu
04
Meet George “The Shoeman” Hutchings
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Meet George “The Shoeman” Hutchings
Thursday, April 4th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria, Free, Reservations not required

 

In 2008, George Hutchings founded the Shoeman Water Projects (SWP) with the mission to collect gently used shoes and turn them into clean water for people with limited access. Whole Foods Market in Brentwood is collecting shoes from April 4, 2013 – May 4, 2013.  Shoes will be donated to SWP and then sold to raise money to drill wells, repair pumps, install purification systems, and train local residents to operate and maintain pumps.

George "the shoe man" Hutchings will be in our store from 4:00 - 6:00 pm on April 4 to kick off the shoe drive. For more information visit, www.shoemanwater.org

Mon
08
Food
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Food
Monday, April 8th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What's your favorite way to enjoy locally sourced ingredients?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Tue
09
Recycling Becomes Me and Whole Foods Market. What about you?
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Recycling Becomes Me and Whole Foods Market. What about you?
Tuesday, April 9th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria, Free, Reservations not required

 

Whole Foods Market partners with The St. Louis County Department of Health to ensure everyone is recycling everything they can. On Tuesday, April 9th and 23rd “Recycling Becomes Me” will be in our store helping us celebrate and expand recycling.  For more information about what you can recycle, visit: www.RecyclingBecomesMe.com or www.RecycleSaintLouis.com

Mon
15
Home
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Home
Monday, April 15th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Vintage charm. What is salvaged, repurposed or reclaimed in your home?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Thu
18
Community Support Day for the Missouri Prairie Foundation
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Community Support Day for the Missouri Prairie Foundation
Thursday, April 18th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria, Free, Reservations not required

 

Whole Foods Market is dedicated to supporting our community. On Thursday, April 18, we will donate five percent of the entire day’s sales to the Missouri Prairie Foundation (MPF). The MPF protects and restores prairie and other native grassland communities through land acquisition, management, education and, research. MPF also promotes the use of native plants through its Grow Native! program. For more information about MPF or, the Grow Native! program, visit: www.moprairie.org or www.grownative.org

Community Support Day Activities:

·         Prairie Plant Cordage Making with Bill Davit in the café from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

o   Native Americans used prairie plants to create many useful items, from fishing nets to shoes. Learn about this ancient skill and make a bracelet to take home.

·         Plein Air Artist Theresa Long will paint nature-inspired art in the café from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

·         MPF volunteers will be stationed throughout the store with activities and information about prairie conservation

o   Learn how you can turn your yard into a native landscape.

o   Discover what foods we wouldn't have without native pollinators

Sat
20
Earthlings Unite!
12:00 AM @ The Store
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Earthlings Unite!
Saturday, April 20th
12:00 AM
The Store, Free

 

Calling All Earthlings!

We're having an out-of-this-world bash on Saturday, April 20th.

Check with your local store for specific times.

Select your local store to get details.

Mon
22
Energy
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Energy
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What do you do for energy? Wind? Solar? Coffee? Chocolate?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Tue
23
Recycling Becomes Me and Whole Foods Market. What about you?
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Recycling Becomes Me and Whole Foods Market. What about you?
Tuesday, April 23rd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria

 

Whole Foods Market partners with The St. Louis County Department of Health to ensure everyone is recycling everything they can. On Tuesday, April 9th and 23rd “Recycling Becomes Me” will be in our store helping us celebrate and expand recycling.  For more information about what you can recycle, visit: www.RecyclingBecomesMe.com or www.RecycleSaintLouis.com

Sat
27
Cuisinart Cookware Demonstration
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Cuisinart Cookware Demonstration
Saturday, April 27th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria

 

Cuisinart® is leading the way in eco-friendly branded cookware with their new GreenGourmet™ line. Riveted stainless handles stay cool on the stovetop and are made from 70% recycled stainless steel. Demonstrators will be in our store cooking with, and showing off, their 10 piece GreenGourmet™ Hard Anodized Non Stick set and the 10 piece GreenGourmet™ Try-Ply Stainless Non-Stick set. Both sets will be $50 off during the demonstration.  

Events At Nearby Stores

Healthy Eating Store Tour
Saturday, September 6th
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Town and Country, Free

Saturday, September 6

Healthy Eating Store Tour

10:30 – 11:30am, Free

Advance registration is required and is available by calling our store at 636-527-1160

With Marcia Whelan, Marketing & Community Relations Specialist and Dr. Dan O’Leary, D.C.

Join Marcia and Dr. Dan for a tour around the store where they’ll point out and discuss healthy eating options in every department. As part of our efforts to eat healthier, the timing of this tour couldn’t be better. It’s free, but advance registration is required due to space limitations. Please meet at our Customer Service desk.

 

Saturday, September 6

Grilling Cheeses
Tuesday, September 9th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Town and Country Lifestyle Center, Free

Tuesday, September 9

Grilling Cheeses

6 – 7:30pm, Free, Advance registration is required and is available by calling our store at 636-527-1160

With Melanie Coffey, Certified Cheese Professional and Katie Cook, Cheese Expert

Taste and learn with our experts! Hosted by Certified Cheese Professional, Melanie Coffey, who will be sampling delicious grilling cheeses and pairing them with wine. Ray Maxwell from Glazer’s Distribution will be on hand to describe the wine pairings.  Space is limited, so be sure to register early.

Tuesday, September 9

St. Louis World’s Fare in Forest Park
Friday, September 12th
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Forest Park, Free

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 12, 13 & 14

St. Louis World’s Fare in Forest Park

The St. Louis World’s Fare mission is to be a free annual festival that will bring together peoples of the region, showcasing the finest elements of international dance, art, music and food found in St. Louis while supporting charitable organizations. This special event is also designed to unite St. Louis County with St. Louis City into one community. Forest Park will be the centerpiece of the three-day celebration featuring events and competitions that embrace the heritage of St. Louis. We are the Sponsor of the Chef Competition and we’ll also have a booth in the “Culinary Pike” area, so please come by and see us! Additional features of the event include: Fair w

Live art exhibits on Art Hill in Artist Palace

Live band competition at The Battle For the Fare!

30 local restaurants and 10 dessert booths in the Culinary Pike

Head-to-head Chef Challenge

Day of event entries for the Dance Competition

World Business Expo

Fun interactive displays on Kid's Island

Educational displays in the Historic Experience

Day of event entries in the World's Fare Games

For more information and specific event day and times, go to: www.stlworldsfare.com.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 12, 13 & 14