November 2013

Sun
03
A Taste of Dr Phillips
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Dellagio Town Center
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A Taste of Dr Phillips
Sunday, November 3rd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dellagio Town Center

Whole Foods Market is excited to join this year’s event.  For the past 6 years, A Taste of Dr. Phillips™ has attracted hundreds f area business leaders and residents, offering an excellent way to meet new friends from across the community and reconnect with old ones.  This exclusive event also presents a terrific opportunity to sample for yourself the cuisine that’s helped distinguish the Dr. Phillips area as “Restaurant Row,” and one of the most renowned culinary stretches in America. Paired with those lip=smacking dishes are award-winning wines that are sure to please the most discriminating palates.

To learn more about this event & purchase tickets visit http://atasteofdrphillips.com

Mon
04
Cheese Monger’s Club: Holiday Cheese
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cheese Monger’s Club: Holiday Cheese
Monday, November 4th
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 our very own American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional™ Jill, for an introduction to a variety of cheese that will pair perfectly with any holiday occasion.  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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Tue
05
Savor the Sea: ShrimpsGiving
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Savor the Sea: ShrimpsGiving
Tuesday, November 5th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 per person

Look out Bubba, we’re about to shrimp it up for the holidays!  Join Captain Robbie and learn some fun facts about different shrimp varieties while Chef Lenning whips up some great appetizer recipes that are perfect for the season.  All attendees receive a $5 coupon good towards the purchase of selected shrimp.

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Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
Thursday, November 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The season for holiday cooking is here! Do you have a plan for Thanksgiving success? We'll be talking about how to plan and prep to ensure your time in the kitchen is simple and stress-free. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
08
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, November 8th
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.

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Sat
09
Make & Take: Gift Basket
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Make & Take: Gift Basket
Saturday, November 9th
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $30

The holidays are all about the spirit of giving!  Join Sarah from our Floral Department as she teaches you the art of gift basket creations.  This class will teach you how to arrange, wrap and decorate your basket like a pro.  Best of all you get to take home your own personalized basket to keep for yourself or give to a friend or relative.  Cost of class covers materials, groceries and basket; all attendees will receive a $15 gift certificate to use towards the purchase of items they want for their basket.  Due to the nature of the class, all attendees will be required to sign a waiver before participating.

 

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Sat
09
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, November 9th
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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Sun
10
Release the Hounds Doggie Dash 2013
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lake Eola
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Release the Hounds Doggie Dash 2013
Sunday, November 10th
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Lake Eola

Calling all dogs!  Bring your owners out for a run (or leisurely stroll) around the lake.  Funds raised from this annual event will go towards purchasing agility equipment in Stephanie James’ honor at Fleet Peeples Dog Park in Winter Park.  Look for us at the event with a water & treat station for runners of all kinds.

To learn more about this event visit http://stephaniejamesmemori.wix.com/doggiedash2013

 

Mon
11
Make-&-Take: Pure Bar Soap
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Make-&-Take: Pure Bar Soap
Monday, November 11th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15 per person

If you’re looking for a unique holiday gift with a personalized touch, a hand-made batch of natural soap might fit the bill!  Join Karen & Danielle, the” blendgineers” from Blend Studio for this hands-on soap making class, learn how to blend different pantry staples and scents together to form your very own sample batch of soap.  Due to the nature of the class, all attendees will be required to sign a waiver before participating.

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Wed
13
Healthy Holidays the Health Starts Here way!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Holidays the Health Starts Here way!
Wednesday, November 13th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Per Person

The holidays can be challenging for those of us who live a Plant-Strong lifestyle!  Whether you’re hosting for the holidays or going as a guest, we can help!  Join Shannon our Healthy Eating Specialist as she shows you how to have a Plant-Strong holiday dinner from salads to desserts.   Allergy Alert:  Some recipes may contain nuts and soy

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELED

Fri
15
Ancient Grains, Seeds & Legumes
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Ancient Grains, Seeds & Legumes
Friday, November 15th
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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Sat
16
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, November 16th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Attention foodie 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 quick and easy recipes perfect for their little hands to make.  Have fun and enjoy!  Registration is required, only a limited amount of seats available, don’t wait register today!

Sat
16
“Raw” Recipes for Your Thanks-Living Table
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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“Raw” Recipes for Your Thanks-Living Table
Saturday, November 16th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $25 Per Person

Spark up your Thanksgiving with these “living” recipes to dress up your holiday table and carve up the benefits of a “raw food” meal.  Chef Olive is back just in time to demonstrate her recipes as you take advantage of her decade-long experience hosting annual Thanks-Living dinners.  On the Menu:  holiday cider, cranberry salad, sweet potato pudding, dressings and more. 

 For more information on how to register for this event please contact Chef Olive at (407)923-9653 or register online at http://www.meetup.com/Central-Florida-Raw-Food-Connection/.  This event is not sponsored by Whole Foods Market.  If you are interested in renting our Lifestyle Center for a private event, please contact Lenning Lisboa at lenning.lisboa@wholefoods.com for more information.

Tue
19
Herbal Remedies for Holiday Stress Relief with Emily
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Herbal Remedies for Holiday Stress Relief with Emily
Tuesday, November 19th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center , FREE!

Don't let the holidays get you down! Learn about the different foods, herbs, and remedies to keep you sane while allowing you to fully enjoy the holidays.  Join Herbalist Emily Ruff as she shares these tips to help you experience the true joy of the season.

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Thu
21
The Whole Deal® Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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The Whole Deal® Cooking Class
Thursday, November 21st
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center , FREE!

Attention Savvy Shoppers, the new Holiday Whole Deal® booklet is in and November’s sale items are all throughout the store!  Come join Chef Lenning as he shows you how easy it is to take those sale items 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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Tue
26
Zumbini™
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Zumbini™
Tuesday, November 26th
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Lifestyle Center

Parents have you heard about Zumbini?  Here is your chance to sign up for a 4 week course with our new Zumba® instructor Selena Chiavatti.  What is the Zumbini class?  The Zumbini program is a developmentally appropriate (0-3 years), child-focused journey into the world of music, movement, and dance through the natural response music provokes in both children and adults. The primary goal of this program is to introduce young children to music, movement, and rhythmic musical instruments. A Zumbin class is a celebration of the power of music to enhance our lives, stimulate learning, inspire dance and movement, and is truly a bonding experience for all involved.  The cost of this course covers the four week duration of the class plus the Zumbini Bundle with a Book and 2 CD's so that you can enjoy the Zumbini program with your child at home between classes! To register for this course, please contact Selena Chiavatti  at 407-485-0847 or by email at selena@showtimedc.com.  Space is limited to the first 12 children registered.  This event is not sponsored by Whole Foods Market®.  If you are interested in renting our Lifestyle Center for a private event, please contact Lenning Lisboa at lenning.lisboa@wholefoods.com for more information.

Events At Nearby Stores

Fish Fillet Friday
Friday, January 30th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, Free

What does our in-house fishmonger have on the chopping block tonight?  Stop by as he fillets some of our highest quality seafood right in front of you!

What does our in-house fishmonger have on the chopping block tonight?  Stop by as he fillets some of our highest quality seafood right in front of you!

Friday Night Pour
Friday, January 30th
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park Specialty Department, Free

Join us in our Specialty Department select Friday nights to sample a variety of wines that will surely help you wine down. Save 10% on any six bottles of the same or mixed wine!

 

Join us in our Specialty Department select Friday nights to sample a variety of wines that will surely help you wine down. Save 10% on any six bottles of the same or mixed wine!

 

28 Day Challenge: Engine 2 Diet, Week 3
Saturday, January 31st
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, Free

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet. Throughout the challenge, Lois, our store Healthy Eating Specialist, will hold a weekly class to provide tips, perform cooking demonstrations, and review the principles of a nutrient dense lifestyle. Those who attend all five classes will be given a fun reward at our graduation ceremony on the final meeting date!  Are you up for the challenge? Please register by visiting our Eventbrite page or by emailing Lois.Dorotiak@wholefoods.com.

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet.