Not sure what kind of Thanksgiving Dinner you want to make? Let the helpful souls at Whole Foods assist, you can sample preparations and products every Saturday through Nov. 19 they will feature holiday foods like cranberry chutney on brie, roasted ham, raw pumpkin pie, and Egg Nog from 1 to 3pm. On Mondays they offer free samples starting at 4pm showcasing the flavors and favorite foods of the passionate Whole Foods Market team members. This Sunday those team members will throw down at the side dish cook off at 2pm. Thursdays starting at 4pm shoppers can taste locally grown ingredients at the in season sampling.
Here is their November Calendar of Events:
Whole Foods Market Kahului’s November events include:
Holiday Table for Thanksgiving and Catering Orders: Monday, November 1 through Tuesday, November 22, 2011, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Whole Foods Market is ready to help with the holiday table so that you can share the flavor and save the time this Thanksgiving. As a special incentive, customers who order a turkey or ham dinner for six by Sunday, November 6, 2011 will be entered to win a free tender, bone-in ham. This succulent piece of pork is sweet and smoked to perfection with no artificial preservatives, flavoring or antibiotics.
Keiki in the Kitchen: Saturday, November 5, 2011, 11 a.m.
It’s autumn and time for holiday-inspired treats, including caramel apples! Come out for a fun, free, hands-on class perfect for kids ages 5-12 years old and learn to prepare special treats made with homemade honey caramel sauce. To RSVP call 872-3310 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Holiday Tasting: Saturdays, November 5, 12 & 19, 2011, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Every department in the store will be handing out free samples of Thanksgiving favorites – including roast turkey, roast ham, cranberry chutney on brie – to inspire shoppers’ Thanksgiving menu.
Mouth Watering Mondays: Mondays, November 7, 14 & 21, 2011, 4 – 6 p.m.
Join Whole Foods Market each Monday for free samples of amazing flavors and favorite foods. Shoppers will also get an opportunity to meet some of the passionate Whole Foods Market team members and get the inside scoop on what’s fresh and delicious at the store.
Acupuncture & Herbs with John: Mondays, November 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2011 and Wednesdays,November 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2011, 4 p.m.
Shoppers can come out to meet John Motley, a licensed acupuncturist who is also well-versed in the healing arts of herbs to learn about services or just try a free demonstration!
Tasty Thursdays: Thursdays, November 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2011, 4 p.m.
Each Thursday, shoppers can sample what’s new or in-season at Whole Foods Market, including the best in natural, organic and locally grown ingredients!
Team Member Cook-off: Sunday, November 13, 2011, 2 p.m.
Come out to a fun cooking challenge with Whole Foods Market team members as they present their best side dish perfect for a Thanksgiving meal!
Friends of the Maui Library Book Sale: Saturday, November 19, 2011, 9 a.m.
Join the best used book sale on the island! All proceeds benefit the dedicated group of volunteers of the Friend of the Maui Library in their efforts to spread the love of reading.
Special Thanksgiving Hours: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. and Thursday, November 24, 2011, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grab last minute holiday ingredients or pick up a delicious hot, ready-to-eat turkey from the PreparedFoods Department. Whole Foods Market is on-hand to ensure this year’s Thanksgiving is a special and stress free holiday!