Whole Foods Market, 55 Welles St., in Glastonbury, marks Earth Week with a Clothing Swap on Thursday, April 24, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. (The event is coordinated by Uptown Consignments.) Bring clean, gently used clothing and accessories and swap for new-to-you items. (Fashions that aren’t swapped are donated to a local charity.) Info: 860-652-9800.
Whole Food Bishop’s Corner, 340 Main St. in West Hartford, hosts a Chocolate Fest on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 from noon to 2 p.m. The free event features chocolate samplings, goodie tastings and kids’ Valentine craft activites — along with entertainment by the Insurnace City
Chorus, a barbershop quartet. Information: 860-523-7174 or www.wholefoodsmarket.com.
Are you a Whole Foods customer who shops with your kids? When the little ones
get cranky, stop by the service desk for some free treats. Kids’ Club snacks are
offered on a pre-selected basis and allergy-free options are available.
Information and locations: www.wholefoods.com.
Don’t drop a scary amount on a Halloween costume for your little monster. Instead, dig out last year’s outfit and and swap it for a new-to-you costume. Whole Foods Market at Bishops Corner in West Hartford is holding a free Kids’ Costume Swap on Saturday, Oct. 8 from noon to 2 p.m. More information: Facebook.com/wfmbsh.
Whole Foods Market, 55 Welles St., in Glastonbury holds a free girls’ night out and clothing swap on Wednesday, April 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. Bring clean, gently used clothing and
accessories and trade for new-to-you items. (Fashions that aren’t swapped are
donated.) Info: 860-652-9800.
Whole Foods holds a Chocolate Fest this week at three area stores,
featuring free samples of a variety of chocolate confections. Hours are Thursday
from 5 to 7 p.m. at 50 Raymond Road in West Hartford; Friday, 4:30 to 6 p.m. at
55 Welles St. in Glastonbury; and Saturday, noon to 2 p.m. at 3040 N. Main St.
in West Hartford. Information: WholeFoods.com.
Are you a Whole Foods customer who shops with your kids? The chain has an informal Kids Club. Stop by the service desk whenever you’re in store and you’ll get free treats for your little ones. Snacks are offered on a pre-selected basis, but allergy-free options are available. Information and locations: www.wholefoods.com.