December 2014

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
Thursday, December 4th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

No holiday celebration is complete without a few bottles of wine, so join in on the chat to discover our recommendations for the season! Buy a few ahead of time and taste and tweet with us through our favorites. See the list here: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/wine Follow #WFMwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST. 

Fri
05
Cheers
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Cheers
Friday, December 5th
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Cooking Classroom, FREE

Join our local Beer Veterans as they discuss signature characteristics of beer varieties! This month, we’ll be talking about Christmas Ales. Come to listen or ask questions, while we sample out some favorites, along with some grub!

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Sun
07
Pictures and Breakfast with Santa
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ The Cafe and Cooking Classroom
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Pictures and Breakfast with Santa
Sunday, December 7th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cafe and Cooking Classroom, Child: $10, Adult: $15

Enjoy hot waffles, sausages, eggs and crème brulee and other non-artificial goodies, before Santa arrives for free pictures in our café! Santa will appear from the North Pole at 9:45am. Good little girls and boys that do not wish to join us for breakfast may come for free pictures from 10:30am-12pm.

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Mon
08
Cookie Monsters
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Cookie Monsters
Monday, December 8th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, FREE

This month’s theme is gingerbread cookies! This is a parent-child class. Please only register each child attending.

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
Thursday, December 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

From large celebrations to comforting dinners and small cocktail soirees, the holiday season is THE time for entertaining. Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to swap recipes, ideas, and more. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation.

Sat
13
Buck-A-Shuck
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Kildeer
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Buck-A-Shuck
Saturday, December 13th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Kildeer

Our fresh oysters are on sale for $1, and when you buy 2 dozen, you’ll receive 2 Pilsner glasses at the Specialty Cheese Counter, while supplies last.

Tue
16
Create Your Own Cheese Board
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Create Your Own Cheese Board
Tuesday, December 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $20

Our Experts will hand-pick artisan cheeses, spreads, and crackers for you to try and select from, while you sample wine and learn enough cheese board basics to wow the crowds, before you take it home!

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Thu
18
Smoothie Secrets Revealed: A Guide To Enhancing Health Book Launch
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe
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Smoothie Secrets Revealed: A Guide To Enhancing Health Book Launch
Thursday, December 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, Complimentary

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and wine samples, while chatting with the up-and-coming Author of Smoothie Secrets Revealed, perhaps one of the most inspirational gifts of the season.

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
Thursday, December 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's almost time for the second big feast of the holiday season! Whether you're looking for a main course, sumptious sides or delicious desserts you're sure to find it during our chat. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sun
21
Mommy And Me Yoga
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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Mommy And Me Yoga
Sunday, December 21st
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, FREE

Ages: infants – five years old.

Breathe deep and relax with your little one, while we lead you through this meditative and rejuvenating monthly series! Please bring your own mat. Goodie bags are given after class!

Register by calling (847)726-4601.

Tue
30
LifeSource Blood Drive
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ LifeSource Donor Coach parked outside
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LifeSource Blood Drive
Tuesday, December 30th
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
LifeSource Donor Coach parked outside, All Donors will receive a $10 Whole Foods Market gift card

Give blood and save a life. End the year by donating one of the most important gifts that only you can give.

Reservations encouraged. Please call (847) 726-4601.

Prepare for your donation by eating well, staying hydrated and bringing your ID.

Disclaimer: Promotion runs the date of the individual drive as listed above. When offered, all giveaways, prizes and tickets are nontransferable, nonrefundable and not redeemable for cash. Must be at least 17 years of age (16 years of age with signed parental consent) for actual donation and, due to gaming laws, must be at least 18 years of age to be entered in a random drawing.  ITxM and Lifesource employees and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited by law. Please bring ID with you on the day of donation.  Proper ID is required to donate blood. A Lifesource or military ID, driver’s license, passport or employee or student ID with picture and full name are all approved forms of ID. Birth certificate along with a picture ID that includes the donor’s full name will also be accepted. Please keep in-mind that children are not allowed on the Donor Coach.

Events At Nearby Stores

LifeSource Blood Drive
Saturday, December 27th
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Parking lot - LifeSource Donor Coach, Free

       LifeSource Blood Drive

Saturday, December 27, 2014

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Whole Foods Market Schaumburg parking lot, at the LifeSource Donor Coach

To schedule your appointment please contact LifeSource

877-543-3768 or www.lifesource.org using Group Code 422B.

LIFESOURCE Holiday Promotion

ALL PRESENTING DONORS WILL RECEIVE A $10 Whole Foods Gift Card

Appointments Recommended. Walk-Ins Welcome.

CANCER RESTRICTIONS, DIABETES, AND TATTOO LAWS HAVE BEEN UPDATED SO YOU MAY BE NEWLY

ELIGIBLE! CALL FOR DETAILS! FREE Cholesterol Screening and FREE Blood Typing!

Promotion runs Saturday, December 27, 2014. All participating donors at this drive will receive a $10 Whole Foods Gift Card. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and not redeemable for cash. One $10 Whole Foods Gift Card per person. ITxM employees and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited by law. Prizes available while supplies last.       

     

Perfect Party Picks
Saturday, December 27th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free!

We end the year on a high note with a storewide party offering some great ideas to throw your own “Party of the Year.” We will sample a lovely selection of sparklers in our Wine Bar, offer some interesting pairings on cheese and wines, and have appetizers to taste sprinkled through each department.

 

We end the year on a high note with a storewide party offering some great ideas to throw your own “Party of the Year.” We will sample a lovely selection of sparklers in our Wine Bar, offer some in

Meet 'n' Hike Busse Woods
Sunday, December 28th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CAFE , FREE

Freshen up your routine and join DrRic, doctor and yoga teacher, for this winter revitalizing hike meetup. Meetup begins at our café, where you'll be given a scavenger hunt shopping list of wholesome foods to grab from the store to fuel your trek. Then head out to Busse Woods for an invigorating group hike, where you'll discuss mindfulness, the basics of hiking, and on/off the trail nutrition.
 

Freshen up your routine and join DrRic, doctor and yoga teacher, for this winter revitalizing hike meetup.