April 2014

Tue
01
Cheese Nights: Raw Milk Cheeses
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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Cheese Nights: Raw Milk Cheeses
Tuesday, April 1st
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, FREE!

Tonight we will focus on five of the best raw milk cheeses we have to offer! A distinguishing feature of cheeses made from raw milkis, as Cathy Strange, our Global Cheese Buyer says, "a complexity of tastes, your mouth comes alive with flavors!" Join us for presentation and pairing tips and of course some delicious samples! Class is limited to the first 25 to rester, so stop in or call (515) 343-2600 to sign up today!

Thu
03
Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
Thursday, April 3rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is finally here, which means a hoard of new flavors and in-season items. We'll share recipes and cooking techniques to help you celebrate with food! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part II
Thursday, April 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Sun
13
Easter & Passover Menu Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Prepared Foods department
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Easter & Passover Menu Tasting
Sunday, April 13th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Prepared Foods department, FREE!

Ham for the whole fam! Stop in and visit our Prepared Foods department today to sample the highlights from our limited-time Easter and Passover holiday catering menus! Like what you taste? Orders can be placed in-store or at www.wholefoodsmarket.com/shop with 48 hours' notice - don't worry, you can still take the credit!

Wed
16
Introduction to Fermenting with Mary Cory
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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Introduction to Fermenting with Mary Cory
Wednesday, April 16th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, FREE!

Join us while we host Mary Cory of Cory Family Farms as she shares her knowledge and expertise on all things fermented! Learn how to pick, store, and get the most out of your garden harvest with all the great tips and recipes to take home! Class is limited to the first 25 to register, so stop in or call (515) 343-2600 to reserve your spot today!

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, April 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
19
Easter Eggstravaganza!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Cafe
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Easter Eggstravaganza!
Saturday, April 19th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cafe, FREE!

Egg fun for all ages! We will be [naturally] coloring hard-boiled eggs by the 1/2 dozen, and hunting for eggs and treats in the cafe!

Sat
19
Beer & Wine Bash
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty department
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Beer & Wine Bash
Saturday, April 19th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty department, FREE!

Stop in and try some of the best beers and wines of the season in our Specialty department! Must be 21 or older and present a valid ID to participate.

Tue
22
Earth Day Celebration & Garden Party
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Moulton Extended Learning Center - 1541 8th St., Des Moines
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Earth Day Celebration & Garden Party
Tuesday, April 22nd
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Moulton Extended Learning Center - 1541 8th St., Des Moines, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate Mother Earth and the great outdoors (weather permitting) with local Whole Kids Foundation School Garden Grant recipient Moulton Extended Learning Center! Garden Party will follow a school-wide planting day at the school garden, 1541 8th St., Des Moines. Find more info and register at www.MoultonGardenParty.eventbrite.com!

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
Thursday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

What are you doing to help our planet? We're celebrating Mother Earth all week long, and want to share and learn new ways to contibute to a better world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
25
Cork ReHarvest Wine Bash
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty department
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Cork ReHarvest Wine Bash
Friday, April 25th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty department, FREE!

In honor of Arbor Day, stop in and visit the Specialty department to taste wines that have natural corks and learn more about our Cork ReHarvest program here at Whole Foods Market! Must be 21 or older and present a valid ID to participate.

Sat
26
We [Leaf] Maple Syrup!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market West Des Moines
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We [Leaf] Maple Syrup!
Saturday, April 26th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market West Des Moines, FREE!

This month we're partnering with Shady Maple Farms to celebrate the "Maple in April" and the Spring maple harvest! Taste your way through the store with delicious recipes in each department featuring this highly underrated natural sweetener!

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