September 2014

Tue
02
Plant Power! Anti-Inflammatory Cooking Class with Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Plant Power! Anti-Inflammatory Cooking Class with Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist
Tuesday, September 2nd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $25.00

Register for this Class!

Lecture and knowledge class – All Ages

The Power Of Plants can supercharge our immune system to help protect our bodies against disease — everything from, inflammation, digestive disorders to the common cold. Learn how to prepare simple, great-tasting and nutrient-dense recipes! By incorporating these recipes into your daily life, you'll take your health to its optimal level and in doing so, achieve your ideal weight at the same time! All recipes are gluten-free and dairy-free.

Menu:
Energizing Soup
Amazing Asian Salad
Anti-Inflammatory Chickpea Salad
Cookie Dough Balls

With questions please call:  Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist 

916-996-6098 www.sacnutritionist.com

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Back To School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Back To School
Thursday, September 4th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
04
30 DAYS TO FEELING FIT & GUIDED SHOPPING NIGHT
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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30 DAYS TO FEELING FIT & GUIDED SHOPPING NIGHT
Thursday, September 4th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Culinary Center, Free

Informational program overview, tasting & guided shopping night with Tiffany Anzelc, Executive Regional Vice President with Arbonne.

Learn about our amazing program, 30 Days to Feeling Fit, while eating whole foods gets the results people want, to look and FEEL good. Tiffany will educate and coach you what foods to keep in your refrigerator, freezer, pantry and what to have fresh along with supplying a self-guided program in detail with the "how to", shopping lists, a simple and safe way to detoxification and get tons of recipes for your meals and certified vegan protein shakes that are formulated without gluten.  The program will help you identify how nutrition affects your physical, mental and emotional health; Use food as fuel; Identify food allergies and intolerances; Identify and correct imbalances that contribute to a lack of energy, inability to lose weight, and missing competitive edge; Identify and eliminate compulsive eating habits; Create a path for wellness for the rest of your life.

10 seats available for each class, please sign up today to reserve your spot! 

Contact Tiffany Anzelc at 916 995.7446 or tiffany@ahealthyliving.net.

Fri
05
Wine Tasting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Wine Tasting
Friday, September 5th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Stop by the Specialty Department to local and regional wines and meet the suppliers. Must be 21+ to attend.

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
Thursday, September 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

College football and tailgating is a quintessential part of fall. We'll share recipes, menu ideas and more to ensure you have the best bash in the parking lot! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
12
Wine Tasting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Wine Tasting
Friday, September 12th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Stop by the Specialty Department to local and regional wines and meet the suppliers. Must be 21+ to attend.

Sat
13
Book-Time with Beth
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Book-Time with Beth
Saturday, September 13th
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Culinary Center, Free

Register for this Event!

Join us in the Culinary Center for story time! This month we'll be reading 'How A Seed Grows' followed by a fun build-your-own seed starter activity! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited so RSVP today!

Sun
14
Value Tour Morning Session
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Store-wide
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Value Tour Morning Session
Sunday, September 14th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Store-wide, Free

Register for this Tour!

Open to all ages, Class size is limited to 15 and can be taken only once per year.

Whole Foods Market Value Tour

At Whole Foods we believe everyone should be able to afford to eat quality food. Some think higher quality means higher price, but think again! We have secrets to share! The first step toward eating better on a budget is spending your money on actual food so you get the most nutrition for your buck. Cheap food is usually made from cheap ingredients, often including synthetic preservatives and dyes. We offer real food, free of artificial ingredients and hydrogenated fats at the best price possible, especially when you know where to look. Join us for our “value” tour. You'll discover you can afford to shop Whole Foods on a budget.

Sun
14
Value Tour Afternoon Session
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Value Tour Afternoon Session
Sunday, September 14th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

Register for this tour!

Open to all ages, Class size is limited to 15 and can be taken only once per year.

Whole Foods Market Value Tour

At Whole Foods we believe everyone should be able to afford to eat quality food. Some think higher quality means higher price, but think again! We have secrets to share! The first step toward eating better on a budget is spending your money on actual food so you get the most nutrition for your buck. Cheap food is usually made from cheap ingredients, often including synthetic preservatives and dyes. We offer real food, free of artificial ingredients and hydrogenated fats at the best price possible, especially when you know where to look. Join us for our “value” tour. You'll discover you can afford to shop Whole Foods on a budget.

Wed
17
Healthy Food Access for All: Surprising Ways You Can Help with guest speaker Kerin Gould
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Healthy Food Access for All: Surprising Ways You Can Help with guest speaker Kerin Gould
Wednesday, September 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Culinary Center, Free

Please RSVP!

Don't miss this exclusive speaking engagement with Kerin Gould, Project Coordinator for local nonprofit Alchemist Community Development Corp. Kerin will address key issues regarding healthy food access and identify ways in which you can help. Space is limited, RSVP today to reserve your spot! 

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
Thursday, September 18th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of New Zealand are great for every occasion. Pick up one of the 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.

 

Fri
19
Wine Tasting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Wine Tasting
Friday, September 19th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Stop by the Specialty Department to local and regional wines and meet the suppliers. Must be 21+ to attend.

Fri
19
Make Your Own Sushi with Mayumi Tavalero
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Make Your Own Sushi with Mayumi Tavalero
Friday, September 19th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $35.00

Register for this Class!

Demonstration and hands on cooking class; must be 16 to attend.

Learn how to create your own sushi at home!  In this beginning sushi class we will cover all the techniques for making various sized rolls and how to form balls for Nigiri sushi. 

On the menu:

Reverse Shrimp Tempura Roll with Cucumber

Spicy Tuna Ship Roll

Kappamaki (Skinny Cucumber/Pickled Radish Roll)

California Hand Roll 

Sat
20
Build Your Own Fruit Creatures
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Build Your Own Fruit Creatures
Saturday, September 20th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Culinary Center, $5.00 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Register for this Event!

For children ages 4 -12 with an adult.

Come build your favorite fruit creature! We will be building a caterpillar, a lizard and a turtle, all made out of delicious fruit from Whole Foods Market.

100% of the funds raised and donated at this event will support the Whole Kids Foundation, an organization devoted to improving children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic.

Mon
22
Knife Skills
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Knife Skills
Monday, September 22nd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $9.00

Register for this Class!

Hand’s on class; must be 18 to attend.

Jump start your cooking skills in this relaxed, fun-filled class. Learn how to use knives skillfully, safely and efficiently. Plus learn the proper way to sharpen and care for your knives. Students are requested to bring their own knives from home but knives are available at the time of the class.

Class size limited to 12 students.

Tue
23
Wellness Lecture - The Power of an Anti-Inflammatory Diet! With Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Wellness Lecture - The Power of an Anti-Inflammatory Diet! With Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist
Tuesday, September 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $10.00

Register for this Class!

Lecture Knowledge Open to all ages

There is a strong connection between diet and inflammation and how it can affect your overall health and well-being. Lose belly fat, reduce pain, decrease your need for medications, and discover how inflammation increases your risk of chronic disease and how to change your diet to lessen the effect.

For more information please contact: Pamela Spencer, Nutritionist 916-996-6098 www.sacnutritionist.com

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
Thursday, September 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Who doesn't love beer and brats? ...And Oom-pah music?! Join us for a lively chat to celebrate the arrival of fall and all the food and drink it brings! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
26
Wine Tasting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Wine Tasting
Friday, September 26th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Stop by the Specialty Department to local and regional wines and meet the suppliers. Must be 21+ to attend.

Sun
28
Regional BBQ with Chef Kelly Fong
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Regional BBQ with Chef Kelly Fong
Sunday, September 28th
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $35.00

Register for this Class!

Hands-on Class: Ages 21 and up.

BBQ is universal and each country and region has a different take on what BBQ is. Join Chef Kelly Fong and prepare several regional varieties of great tasting BBQ.

Pork Chops South Carolina BBQ Sauce

Jerk Chicken

Central California Tri Tip

Northwest Planked Salmon

Sun
28
Mediterranean Summer with Chef Kelly Fong
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ The Culinary Center
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Mediterranean Summer with Chef Kelly Fong
Sunday, September 28th
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Culinary Center, $35.00

Register for this Class!

Hands-on Class: Ages 21 and up.

The last day of summer has just past and we can still celebrate the bounty of harvest.  Join Chef Kelly as he teaches you how to prepare the following Mediterranean inspired menu:

Pesto Calabrese with Burrata Cheese Pasta

Grilled Lamb Chops with balsamic persillade sauce.

Braised Broccolini

Caramel Budino

Events At Nearby Stores

FARMER'S MARKET
Tuesday, September 2nd
8:30 AM
In the front parking lot ,

EVERY TUESDAY

8:30AM-1PM

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market

EVERY TUESDAY

8:30AM-1PM

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market

SPCA Pet Mobile
Tuesday, September 2nd
10:00 AM
Outside of our bakery entrance ,

Looking for a loving companion? Come adopt from SPCA!

Every Tuesday 10AM-2PM

  • placerspca.org

Looking for a loving companion? Come adopt from SPCA!

Every Tuesday 10AM-2PM

  • placerspca.org
Happy Hour in the Tap Room
Tuesday, September 2nd
4:00 PM
Tap Room,

 

Our Tap Room is Open 7 days a week from 11am to 9pm.

We aim to provide guests with local beers that taste great!

Join us from 5pm to 7pm for Happy Hour

Enjoy $1.00 OFF all Pints and Flights

Check our store calendar for the Special Events Happening in the Tap Room.

Cheers!