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.

Thu
08
Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Outside
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Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
Thursday, August 8th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Outside, Free

Every Thursday in August come see what our Seafood Team is sampling outside! Whether it's skewers, burgers or cedar wraps, our team will be cooking up the goods.

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.

Sat
10
Protein Tasting
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Protein Tasting
Saturday, August 10th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Body Department, Free

Our customers have really good ideas...some so good we run with them! Thanks to your support and brainstorming, we are holding a protein tasting in our Whole Body Department. Featuring vendors and team members sampling some of our top protein brands.

Tue
13
Summer Produce
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Summer Produce
Tuesday, August 13th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Summer is here and all our delicious produce has arrived- see what Jackie, our Healthy Eating Specialist, has in store for you today.

Wed
14
All About Heirloom Tomatoes
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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All About Heirloom Tomatoes
Wednesday, August 14th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Have you noticed the tomatoes in the produce departrment with the assortment of colors and shapes? Well, these are heirloom tomatoes which have been most revered for their outstanding flavor and rare tomato seed varieties. Stop by the Healthy Eating Desk where Jackie will be sampling some of these delicious varieties.

Thu
15
Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Outside
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Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
Thursday, August 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Outside, Free

Every Thursday in August come see what our Seafood Team is sampling outside! Whether it's skewers, burgers or cedar wraps, our team will be cooking up the goods.

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.

Tue
20
Local Demo
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Local Demo
Tuesday, August 20th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Visit Jackie at the Healthy Eating Desk, where she has prepared some great recipes using some of the local products throughout our store.

Wed
21
Healthy Eating Tours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Healthy Eating Tours
Wednesday, August 21st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Hve you taken one of our Healthy Eating Tours yet? Join Jackie, our Healthy Eating Specialist, on a tour of our store wehre she will show you how to shop for healthier alternatives to your everyday living. Please sign up at Customer Service.

Thu
22
Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Outside
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Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
Thursday, August 22nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Outside, Free

Every Thursday in August come see what our Seafood Team is sampling outside! Whether it's skewers, burgers or cedar wraps, our team will be cooking up the goods.

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.

Fri
23
Raw Food Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Raw Food Friday
Friday, August 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Too hot to cook or just trying to go raw? Join Jackie for Raw Food Friday - she will be demoing a dish, worthy of not cooking for dinner.

Fri
23
Specialty Jams
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Specialty Jams
Friday, August 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Specialty Department, Free

We have such a large variety of jams in our Specialty Department, that we are holding a tasting to call out some of our favorites. Come sample some jams, and prepare yourself for a little taste of bliss.

Sat
24
Supper Salads
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Supper Salads
Saturday, August 24th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

It's been a sizzling summer, why cook a heavy meal when you can enjoy a fully packed nutritious salad for supper. Stop by the Healthy Eating Desk for a sample of a delicious dinner choice.

Sat
24
Heirloom Tomato Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Heirloom Tomato Tasting
Saturday, August 24th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Nothing compares to a ripe, juicy and colorful heirloom tomato. We are having a storewide tasting featuring these heritage treats, so stop by for some samples, recipes and great ideas.

Tue
27
Dips & Dressings
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Dips & Dressings
Tuesday, August 27th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

Stop by and enjoy some Health Starts Here dips and dressings that Jackie will be sampling at her kiosk.

Wed
28
Customer Appreciation Day
12:00 AM @ Storewide
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Customer Appreciation Day
Wednesday, August 28th
12:00 AM
Storewide, Free

While we appreciate our customers everyday, we are starting an annual event all about customer appreciation. Join us on this day to see what fun things we have going on, including tons of sampling, trivia and raffles.

Thu
29
Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Outside
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Seafood Sampling Every Thursday
Thursday, August 29th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Outside, Free

Every Thursday in August come see what our Seafood Team is sampling outside! Whether it's skewers, burgers or cedar wraps, our team will be cooking up the goods.

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.

Fri
30
Healthy Back to School Snacks
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Healthy Eating Desk
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Healthy Back to School Snacks
Friday, August 30th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, Free

It's getting to be that time again- what are you going to prepare for your children for back to school? Stop by Jackie's kiosk and sample some healthy snack ideas for their lunch boxes.

Fri
30
Meet the Creator: Fairmount Coffee
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storewide
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Meet the Creator: Fairmount Coffee
Friday, August 30th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Owner and creator of Fair Mount Coffee, Greg, will be here sampling his product and ready for some Q&A. Locally made in Atlantic Highlands, NJ, Fair Mount Coffee has a mission of obtaining the finest coffees from around the world and personally roasting them to bring out their individual characteristics.

Events At Nearby Stores

Slow & Low BBQ
Saturday, July 12th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Marlboro Cafe , FREE registration required

Learn the secrets of creating your own classic BBQ dishes at home using an ordinary backyard grill.  It doesn’t matter whether your grill is gas or charcoal, you can still make great slow smoked meats such as ribs, pulled pork or chicken at home if you follow a few simple techniques.  Our Culinary Specialist Jonathan, former Chef/Owner of his own BBQ catering company, will share his experience with you in this class where you will learn to prepare a slow smoked BBQ menu and taste some delicious samples. Registration required and space is limited http://www.eventbrite.com/e/slow-low-bbq-tickets-12141279895

 

 

Marlboro Township Summer Concert Series
Sunday, July 13th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Marlboro Township Recreation Center , Free Community Event

Marlboro Township Summer Concert Series & Celebration of Independence

 

Come join us at the Marlboro recreation centers amphitheater for a night of music, fireworks and food. Whole Foods Market Marlboro will be selling food to benefit the Marlboro Recreation Center.  To learn more visit: http://www.marlboro-nj.gov

Marlboro Township Summer Concert Series & Celebration of Independence

 

You & Me - Kids Yoga
Tuesday, July 15th
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Marlboro, Free registration required

Looking for something fun to do with the kiddies? Each week, we will be whipping up something fun like breakfast treats, summer snacking, crafts and more! Parents, caregivers’ participation required. Ages: Toddlers and Pre-Kindergarten. This week kiddies will be enjoying yoga with Robert Wood Johnson Wellness & Fitness Center.  This class is great way for parents/caregivers to bond with their children. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/you-me-kids-yoga-with-robert-wood-johnson-fitness-wellness-center-tickets-12131245883

 

Looking for something fun to do with the kiddies? Each week, we will be whipping up something fun like breakfast treats, summer snacking, crafts and more!