September 2013

Sun
01
Extended Summer Hours!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo
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Extended Summer Hours!
Sunday, September 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo

We’re staying open later for you. For the month of September we’ll be open from 7am to 11pm (Bar Level II will be open until 10pm.) We will resume our regular hours of 7am-10pm in October. 

Sun
01
Whole Kids Foundation Fundraising Campaign
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo
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Whole Kids Foundation Fundraising Campaign
Sunday, September 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo

The Whole Kids Foundation was founded by Whole Foods as a way to get kids excited about healthy eating. This non-profit organization supports schools and inspires families to improve children’s nutrition and wellness. Help us raise funds to put salad bars and gardens in our schools! Please donate at any register and keep your eye out for other opportunities to give such as raffles, cooking classes and goodie bags.

Wed
04
Transitioning to a Gluten Free Diet with Jessica Pantermuehl
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo
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Transitioning to a Gluten Free Diet with Jessica Pantermuehl
Wednesday, September 4th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo, $10 cash

$10 cash/person. Proceeds go to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation

Join Jessica Pantermuehl, Holistic Nutrition Counselor and founder of Beautifully Balanced Nutrition, for a fun and educational cooking class that will detail specific strategies on how to successfully transition into a gluten-free diet as well as create gluten-free lunches for the new school year. Jessica will share:

- Healthful alternatives such as nutrient-dense Quinoa, Official Super Food of 2013!

- Cooking tips, recipes and delicious food tasting.

- The first 35 attendees will receive a gift bag with recipes and Alter Eco Fair Trade goodies!

To RSVP, email sparr.marketing@wholefoods.com or sign up at the customer service booth.

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
07
Zumba with MJ of Zumba of Pasadena
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway
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Zumba with MJ of Zumba of Pasadena
Saturday, September 7th
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway, FREE

Join us for a free Zumba Class with MJ of Zumba of Pasadena.  MJ is passionate about helping people attain their own personal goals and motivating them to work hard and pursue their dreams.  For more about MJ, please visit www.getfitbymj.com, like her on Facebook: Get Fit with MJ and follow her on Twitter: Get Fit by MJ.  No RSVP necessary.  Please dress appropriately.  Class will be held in the eating area on the first floor behind Whole Body.

Sat
07
Children’s Book Reading and Smoothie Making Workshop with Armida Ayala, PhD, MHA.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway
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Children’s Book Reading and Smoothie Making Workshop with Armida Ayala, PhD, MHA.
Saturday, September 7th
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway, $5 cash

All ages welcome!

$5 cash/person. Proceeds go to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation

Ricky's Green Adventure is a children's book reading-workshop geared for children and adults. The story takes children and adults on an inspirational journey to share the art of making green smoothies. Learn fun, easy ways to improve nutrition & wellness by increasing a plant-based diet for life. Sample and taste a delicious, nutrient-dense smoothie from a variety of recipes, share stories and spread awareness to help under-resourced communities gain access to nutrient dense food.  Books will be available for $8 each. Please bring cash. Each book that is sold will benefit the Whole Kids Foundation!

Wed
11
Sushi Rolling Class with Kikka Sushi
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway
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Sushi Rolling Class with Kikka Sushi
Wednesday, September 11th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway , $30 cash

$30 cash/person, portion of proceeds go to benefit the Whole Kids Foundation.

Sushi lovers unite! Our very own Kikka sushi team will introduce you to the basics of sushi rolling and presentation. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today by emailing us at: sparr.marketing@wholefoods.com or by signing up at the customer service booth. All attendees will receive a free reusable bag from Kikka.

 

 

Sat
14
Community Garden Build at Thomas Starr King Middle School in Silver Lake
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Thomas Starr King Middle School in Silver Lake
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Community Garden Build at Thomas Starr King Middle School in Silver Lake
Saturday, September 14th
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thomas Starr King Middle School in Silver Lake, FREE

 We need your help! Come roll up your sleeves and help us build an educational garden with our partners from Enrich LA. This will be a family-friendly, 7-hour project with tasks for everyone ages 2 and up! Kidspace will be hosting a booth for the youngsters. Two hour time slots are available for anyone who is interested in volunteering. A salad lunch will be provided. Please email sparr.marketing@wholefoods.com for more information. 

Sat
14
Yoga Class with Yogaworks of Pasadena
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway
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Yoga Class with Yogaworks of Pasadena
Saturday, September 14th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway, FREE

Start your weekend off right by calming your mind, body and soul with a yoga session with our friends from Yogaworks Pasadena! All levels are welcome.  No RSVP necessary.  Please dress appropriately and bring a yoga mat.  Class will be held in the eating area on the first floor behind Whole Body.

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
21
Bootcamp workout with Equinox of Pasadena
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway
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Bootcamp workout with Equinox of Pasadena
Saturday, September 21st
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway, FREE

Join Equinox Fitness and come get fit with our Summer Body Bootcamp. Summer is here but it is not too late to mix up your routine and get results. No barbells, no dumbbells, no problem! This Bootcamp will utilize your own body weight as resistance and give you the great results you're looking for. No RSVP necessary. Please dress appropriately and bring a yoga mat. Class will be held in the eating area on the first floor behind Whole Body.

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

$10 Pizza Day!
Thursday, October 23rd
12:00 AM
Prepared Foods Pizzeria, $10/Pizza

Pizza for Thursday it is! Enjoy any select variety whole, hot pizza for only $10 made right here in our brick oven. The offer is valid on Thursday only while supplies last throughout the day. Call ahead at 626-351-5994 and place your order to save time.

Pizza for Thursday it is! Enjoy any select variety whole, hot pizza for only $10 made right here in our brick oven. The offer is valid on Thursday only while supplies last throughout the day.

Gluten Free Recipes for Fall with Julie Ward
Thursday, October 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking at 3rd & Fairfax Demo Kitchen, Free

Gluten-Free is Tasty, Quick and Fun!

Get the inside scoop on what is gluten, how it effects our bodies, and where it's hidden in our foods. Don't despair, food can still be fabulously delicious! Julie Ward will show you how to make gluten-free meals to wow your friends.

About Julie:
Her fondest food memories are from hanging out in Chicago or home at the kitchen table watching, smelling and tasting. Her grandfather was a Pullman porter and cook on the trains until he opened his dental practice. Her grandfather inspires many of her recipes. Her grandfather’s sweet potato biscuits have been recreated as gluten-free goodness.

Julie has a B.S. in Mathematics from Spelman College and a Master’s in Public Policy from University of Southern California.

Seats are first come first served. Please come early if you want to get your preferred seat.
For information email: spffx.marketing@wholefoods.com

Gluten-Free is Tasty, Quick and Fun!

Kid's Club: Pumpkin Painting Party
Sunday, October 26th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wilshire & 5th, $5 donation

Bring your little goblins in to paint and decorate their own pumpkin! Costumes welcomed. $5 donation to Upward Bound House. RSVP only. RSVP at sp.wlb.marketing@wholefoods.com

 

Bring your little goblins in to paint and decorate their own pumpkin! Costumes welcomed. $5 donation to Upward Bound House. RSVP only.