March 2014

Thu
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
08
Parmigiano Reggiano Cracking
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ cheese department
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Parmigiano Reggiano Cracking
Saturday, March 8th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
cheese department

Love Cheese?  Join us for our Crack-Off! We invite you to celebrate with us through the annual "Parmigiano Reggiano Crack" event in which we will simultaneously crack wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano in all Whole Foods Market stores. Enjoy some yummy cheese samples too!

Sun
09
Pancake Breakfast
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Pancake Breakfast
Sunday, March 9th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5- Donation

In support of Whole Planet Foundation join us in the cafe for a delicious traditional pancake breakfast.

Tue
11
Whole Planet Foundation: Fruit Kabob class
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ cafe
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Whole Planet Foundation: Fruit Kabob class
Tuesday, March 11th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
cafe, $2

Fun and Healthy!  Kids will make their own fruit kabobs and can drizzle the fruit with chocolate… Yummy! Minimum donation of $2/per kabob with all proceeds going to Whole Planet Foundation

To register please e-mail, UnionvilleRSVP@wholefoods.com

 

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
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.

Tue
18
Paper Mache with Melissa from Varley Art Gallery
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ cafe
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Paper Mache with Melissa from Varley Art Gallery
Tuesday, March 18th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
cafe, FREE

Using plaster bandage and mason jars, children will create a paper mâché jar for fresh spring flowers! This activity will be very simple for children to do independently.  

To register, please e-mail UnionvilleRSVP@wholefoods.com. Space is limited.

 

 

 

Tue
18
The Natural Approach to High Cholesterol
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ cafe
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The Natural Approach to High Cholesterol
Tuesday, March 18th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
cafe, free

Are you suffering with high cholesterol or high blood pressure?

Join Fitness Expert and Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Roland Pankewich and discover natural ways to manage these all too common health challenges. De-bunk the myth of what is considered good and bad cholesterol and uncover foods that positively / negatively impact it. Learn how inflammation, diet, body weight and lifestyle all play an important role in getting to the root of this modern day health epidemic.

Register HERE

 

 

Wed
19
Whole Planet Foundation DINE & GIVE dinner
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ cafe
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Whole Planet Foundation DINE & GIVE dinner
Wednesday, March 19th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
cafe, $10

Join us in our café for a succulent roast beef dinner prepared by Whole Foods Market Chef followed by a delightful dessert. Minimum donation of $10- all proceeds go to Whole Planet Foundation

To reserve your spot, please e-mail UnionvilleRSVP@wholefoods.com

 

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Grand Opening
Tuesday, September 23rd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Yonge & Sheppard,
Join us for our Grand Opening on Tuesday, September 23!
 
EVENTS:
  • 8:00-9:00am Pastries and Coffee with live music by Zakary Miller
  • 8:45am Bread Breaking Ceremony
  • 9:00am Doors Open
  • Enjoy vendor demonstrations and ample samples throughout the day!
 
EXTRAS:
  • Free Goodie Bags for our first 100 customers
  • Grand Opening Giveaway: Healthy Pantry Give-Away! Enter in-store thru Sept 28 for a chance to win.
 
Join us for our Grand Opening on Tuesday, September 23!
 
EVENTS:
  • 8:00-9:00am Pastries and Coffee with live music by Zakary Miller
Five Days of Community Support
Tuesday, September 23rd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Yonge & Sheppard,
Our team members are part of the local community and they are passionate about supporting the local causes that are important to our shoppers and neighbours. In celebration of our opening week, our store will hold Five Days of Community Giving where one percent of that each day’s net sales will be donated to a local North York organization! 
 
Tuesday, September 23rd 
Toronto Sheppard YMCA 
 
Wednesday, September 24th 
North York Community House 
 
Thursday, September 25th 
Black Creek Community Farm 
 
Friday, September 26th 
Toronto Public Library Foundation; In Support of North York Central Library 
 
Saturday, September 27th 
North York Arts
 
Our team members are part of the local community and they are passionate about supporting the local causes that are important to our shoppers and neighbours.
One Dime at a Time: Customer Choice!
Tuesday, September 23rd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Yonge & Sheppard,
Every dime makes a difference! Each time you use reusable bags at Whole Foods Market, you’ll receive a 10¢ per bag refund or can donate that dime back to a community nonprofit. Which North York organization will be Sheppard & Yonge’s first recipient? The choice is in YOUR hands! Stop in and vote September 23 – 27 for which of our Five Days of Community Giving groups you’d like to see receive your dimes.  The winning nonprofit will be announced in store on October 1 and receive all dimes donated through the program October - December.
 
Every dime makes a difference! Each time you use reusable bags at Whole Foods Market, you’ll receive a 10¢ per bag refund or can donate that dime back to a community nonprofit.