June 2013

Wed
12
Missouri Prairie Foundation discussion: Pollinators and our Food Supply
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Missouri Prairie Foundation discussion: Pollinators and our Food Supply
Wednesday, June 12th
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria

Missouri Prairie Foundation representatives will be in the store to discuss the importance of pollinators and our food supply, and to share information on native landscaping to benefit native pollinators and increase the ecological functionality of our yards and our communities.

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Share the Buzz
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Share the Buzz
Friday, June 14th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria

Tase foods that would not exist without pollinators.

Sat
15
Meeting of the Rivers Foundation: Store Visit
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Meeting of the Rivers Foundation: Store Visit
Saturday, June 15th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria

The Meeting of the Rivers Foundation is our One Dime at a Time recipient for April, June and July! They are a local non-profit organization dedicated to environmental education and outreach throughout the greater St. Louis Metro region. The Foundation’s primary objective is to reconnect people to the Mississippi River, its watershed, and the natural and cultural resources abundant throughout.

Sat
15
Stray Rescue of St. Louis Adoption Day
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria: Outside
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Stray Rescue of St. Louis Adoption Day
Saturday, June 15th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria: Outside

If you or someone you know is looking to add a puppy or dog as a member of your family, please join us at our Pet Adoption Day. We will host adorable canine friends from Stray Rescue of St. Louis out on our sidewalk. All dogs in attendance will be in need of loving, forever homes. Stray Rescue of St. Louis has been one of our partners since we opened our store in 2001 and we have enjoyed assisting them in their mission to rescue hundreds of dogs and cats in need of medical care, loving attention and a place to call home. Feel free to come by and share some much needed love with the dogs and puppies that will be with us.

Sat
22
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Cycle for Life
12:00 AM @ T.R. Hughes Ballpark, O'Fallon, MO
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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Cycle for Life
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 AM
T.R. Hughes Ballpark, O'Fallon, MO, Copy and Past the address to make a donation: https://www.cff.org/Chapters/gateway/EventDonation/?idEvent=23642

Join us for the 3rd annual cycle event, as we ride through some of the most scenic terrain in St. Charles and St. Paul, MO. The CF Cycle for Life event features well-stocked rest stops every 10-12 miles, bike mechanics, support vehicles and ride marshals along the rout. Whole Foods Market will provide breakfast before the ride. Lunch and a beer garden are provided afterwards! This is not a race, so enjoy the ride!

Sat
22
Grilling and Chilling Healthy Eating Demo
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Galleria
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Grilling and Chilling Healthy Eating Demo
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Galleria, Free, Reservations not required

Looking for a big bang for your BBQ bash? Celebrate summer throughout the store* with delicious ideas and recipes that are plant strong, nutrient dense and perfect for summer happenings.

 

*Visit each department with a picnic checklist provided to you and taste items perfect for grillin’ or chillin’! 

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Holiday Light Recycling: St. Louis Green
Monday, December 29th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Town and Country, Free

Sunday, December 29th – January 12th

Holiday Light Recycling: St. Louis Green

Ends January 12, 2014, Free, Reservations not required

Reduce landfill waste AND continue spreading holiday cheer. In partnership with St. Louis Green, you can donate your broken or unwanted holiday lights at our store now through January 12, 2014. Last year, St. Louis Green was able to divert 117,000 lbs. of holiday lights, so their goal of this year’s drive is to divert 136,000 lbs. of holiday lights from local landfills. Let’s help them reach that goal! For more information visit: http://stlouisgreen.com/Holiday-Light-Recycling-Drive

Sunday, December 29th

second friday notes
Friday, January 9th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Town and Country Cafe', Free

Friday, January 9

second friday notes

7 - 8:30pm, Free, Reservations not required

second friday notes is a literary series that takes place on the second Friday evening of every month in our café. The hour-and-a-half show features two or more poets and one musical performer or group. January poets are Bill Foster and Pam Garvey. Music is by Catching the Westbound (Emily Stuart and Andy Schrieber). St. Louis poet, Dwight Bitikofer is the emcee for the event, which is co-sponsored by the St. Louis Poetry Center. Dwight Bitikofer can be reached at bitikofer@timesnewspapers.com for more information.

Friday, January 9

Health Starts Here Passport Event
Saturday, January 10th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Town and Country, Free

Saturday, January 10

Health Starts Here Passport Event

With Dr. Dan O’Leary, DC

12 - 3pm, Free, Reservations not required

Whole Foods Market celebrates healthy eating for the New Year with a Health Starts Here (HSH) Passport event that showcases good for you foods and recipes. Using the Whole Foods Market HSH passport as a guide, shoppers can try nourishing foods in each department and learn how a few simple dietary changes can affect lifelong health. Shoppers who visit all the sample stations and complete the passport can enter to win a Healthy Pantry Makeover. The winner will receive a $50 Whole Foods Market gift card, and a list of suggested healthy pantry products recommended by our HSH experts. Whole Foods Market’s Health Starts Here program provides healthy eating education with the goal of empowering customers, team members and stakeholders to make the best health-supportive, delicious food choices to maximize personal health and vitality. HSH focuses on four pillars of healthy eating: real foods that are whole, fresh, natural, organic, local, seasonal and unprocessed; plant based foods; healthy fats from plant sources such as nuts, seeds and avocados; and nutrient dense foods. Dr. Dan O'Leary will be joining us to provide a more in depth look at holistic nutrition. He is a Chiropractor in Chesterfield where he helps patients achieve healthier lifestyles through chiropractic, nutrition and weight management. He has extensive hours of postgraduate training in nutrition and is currently in the process of becoming a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner.

Saturday, January 10