October 2013

Tue
01
Savor the Sea: Barramundi
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Savor the Sea: Barramundi
Tuesday, October 1st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 Per Person

Barramundi is a salt and freshwater sportfish that has a deliciously mild flavor with a white, flaky flesh.   Also known as Australian or Asian seabass, it is found in coastal waters, rivers and lagoons.  Join Captain Robbie and Chef Lenning to sample and learn more about this reasonably priced & great tasting fish.  All attendees receive a $5 coupon good towards the purchase of Barramundi.

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Wed
02
Cheese Monger’s Club: Intro to Spanish Cheese
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cheese Monger’s Club: Intro to Spanish Cheese
Wednesday, October 2nd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

If you love to try new cheese as much as we do then this club is perfect for you!  Join Jill, our certified Cheese Expert & Buyer, for an introduction to the different varieties of Spanish cheese.  Members are invited to sign up for our Cheese Monger newsletter to get even more recipes, sales announcements and introductions to what’s new in the wide world of cheese!

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Fri
04
4th Annual Oktoberfest
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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4th Annual Oktoberfest
Friday, October 4th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15 Per Person

Beer lovers: it’s that special time of year once again!  Join us for our 4th Annual Oktoberfest here at Whole Foods Market.  If you missed it last year, be sure you mark your calendars as we will have live entertainment, food, and over 25 different bottles of beer to sample.  Must be 21 years or older and present a valid ID to participate.

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Thu
10
Ancient Grains, Seeds & Legumes
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Ancient Grains, Seeds & Legumes
Thursday, October 10th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

These highly nutritious grains paved the way for ancient cultures to thrive and flourish by supporting the massive need to feed their respective empires.  Join Chef Lenning as he teaches you how to cook and re-create some common modern dishes using these old time staple ingredients. 

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Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three 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.

 
Sat
12
Young Yogi Class with Candace (Kid’s Club Event)
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Young Yogi Class with Candace (Kid’s Club Event)
Saturday, October 12th
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Yoga is so much more than just physical poses that help growing bodies improve strength, flexibility and endurance. Sign up the kids to join Guruv’s very own Yogi Instructor Candace, as she teaches the little Young Yogis (ages 4 -12) the lessons or "petals" behind the poses. The eight petals of yoga encourage self-care, generosity of heart and action, kindness toward others and so much more.  Registration requires signed permission slip of parent/legal guardian.

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Tue
15
Weight Balance with Herbal Remedies featuring Emily
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Weight Balance with Herbal Remedies featuring Emily
Tuesday, October 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Discover herbal remedies that can assist with weight management.  Join Herbalist Emily Ruff as she covers commonly used herbs that support overall wellness, metabolism, and energy to support your weight management.

Sorry, this class has been Cancled

Wed
16
Sushi 101
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Sushi 101
Wednesday, October 16th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 Donation to Whole Kids Foundation

If you’ve always wanted to take a sushi class, here’s your chance to get things rolling!  Join our in-house Genji Chefs in our Lifestyle Center for this fun hands-on class that lets you make your very own sushi.  Space is limited to the first 20 to register.  All attendees will receive a complimentary sushi kit to take home with them, due to the nature of the class; all attendees will be required to sign a waiver prior to participating.

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Thu
17
The Whole Deal® Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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The Whole Deal® Cooking Class
Thursday, October 17th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Attention Savvy Shoppers grab the Whole Deal® booklet and check out October’s sale items throughout the store.  Come join Chef Lenning as he shows you how easy it is to take those deals and turn them into a deliciously quick and simple meal that the family will think you spent hours on. Watch, learn and taste the simplicity.

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Fri
18
Fall in Love with Soups featuring Shahnaz
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fall in Love with Soups featuring Shahnaz
Friday, October 18th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Autumn is here and it’s time to shift our pantry selections with the change of the season.  Join Shahnaz as she warms your heart and soul, as well as your stomachs with some great recipes for the fall season.

This Class Has Been Postponed

 

Sorry For Any Inconvenience

Sun
20
Dog Adoption & Food Drive with Hound Haven Rescue
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Front of Store
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Dog Adoption & Food Drive with Hound Haven Rescue
Sunday, October 20th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Front of Store, FREE!

In honor of our new Whole Paws pet food line; we have invited our friends from Hound Haven to bring their pack of puppies looking for forever homes.  In addition we will be collecting donations of dog food for the shelter.  Our store will match bag-for-bag every package of 365 Everyday Value or Whole Paws dog food donated during the event.  To learn more about Hound Haven visit http://www.houndhaven.org.

No Registration Necessary!

Sun
20
Cup Cake Decorating - Halloween Theme
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cup Cake Decorating - Halloween Theme
Sunday, October 20th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Sip on some Pumpkin Coffee or Spiced Teas for this hands-on class as you learn to decorate cupcakes like a pro.  Learn from Pastry Chef Melissa as she demonstrates the tricks of the trade and see why our special occasion cakes are hot-on-demand.

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Wed
23
Taste of South Africa: Wine
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Taste of South Africa: Wine
Wednesday, October 23rd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Department, $5 per person

Wine enthusiasts, it’s time to get the senses ready for a taste of South Africa.  Join our wine buyer Derek, as he brings to you an evening of tasting in our Wine Department.  Learn the different varietals, flavors, notes and fragrances that South Africa has to offer.  Must be at least 21 years of age and present a valid ID to participate.

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Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
26
The Whole kid’s Cooking Class (kid’s club event)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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The Whole kid’s Cooking Class (kid’s club event)
Saturday, October 26th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Attention savvy parents grab the kids and make your way to our Lifestyle Center for our Whole kid’s cooking class.  Join Chef Lenning as he teaches you and the little ones some fun Halloween-themed recipes perfect for their little hands to make and enjoy!  Registration is required for the little ones only, a limited amount of seats available, don’t wait register today!

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Wed
30
Halloween Celebration (kid’s club event)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store - Wide
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Halloween Celebration (kid’s club event)
Wednesday, October 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store - Wide, FREE!

Attention Mummy’s & Batty’s, bring in your little ghouls for this pre-Halloween event.  We’ll have lots to do, including cupcake decorating, trick-or-treating, costume contests, a photo booth and if you dare, take a walk through our Haunted Lifestyle Center!
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Thu
31
No Tricks, Just Treats
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store - Wide
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No Tricks, Just Treats
Thursday, October 31st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store - Wide, FREE!

If you missed our Halloween Celebration, don’t scream!  We’ll have some more treats throughout the store for those Halloween bags.

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Events At Nearby Stores

Healthy Teacher's Program
Saturday, September 20th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, Free

Calling All Teachers! Learn how to nourish your body for optimal health! You will learn the ins and outs of eating a delicious, easy, nutrient-dense diets along with a handful of easy cooking techniques. This is the perfect place to start no matter your cooking savvy. Class will include demonstrations, tastings, recipes, and optional "shopping on a budget" tour. The Healthy Teacher program is all about helping to inspire you to be healthier and happier through optimal nutrition. Healthier role models have healthier classrooms!

Calling All Teachers! Learn how to nourish your body for optimal health!

365 Everyday Value™ Meals
Monday, September 22nd
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, Free

With value prices every day of the year, our 365 Everyday Value® products can fill your pantry without emptying your pocketbook. Join Terri as she cooks up easy, delicious meals using our own Whole Foods Market products!

With value prices every day of the year, our 365 Everyday Value® products can fill your pantry without emptying your pocketbook.

Shrimp Taco Pop-Up Cart
Friday, September 26th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, $5 Benefiting Whole Kids Foundation

Our last Whole Kids Foundation pop-up cart is from our Seafood department with some delicious shrimp tacos!

Our last Whole Kids Foundation pop-up cart is from our Seafood department with some delicious shrimp tacos!