February 2013

Wed
06
Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
5:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
Wednesday, February 6th
5:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5

Here is your chance to try some our healthy starts here favorite options! Healthy Eating Ambassadors, will be serving 5 different Health Starts Here™ meal options. Learn about Healthy Eating and get a nutritious dinner for only $5!

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Food and love just seem to go hand-in-hand. Join us from 6pm to 7pm CST as we talk about food that inspires love, showing your love through food, and all things Valentine's Day. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to share your ideas and inspirations.

Thu
07
Annual Valentine’s Day Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Annual Valentine’s Day Cooking Class
Thursday, February 7th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

It’s time for our annual Valentine’s Day cooking class where we feature some quick and easy ways to pamper your sweetie!  Cheese monger, Devin, will be highlighting some of his favorite romantic cheeses while fish monger, Bill, will highlight a recipe to cook succulent scallops. 

 

Space is limited, reserve a space by calling 720.941.4100

Sat
09
Julie’s Pantry Staples Store Tour
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Community Room
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Julie’s Pantry Staples Store Tour
Saturday, February 9th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Room, FREE

Looking to revamp your pantry?  Tour the store with our healthy eating specialist, Julie, and she points out her go-to products that she just can’t live without!  The tour will start in the community room and head to the floor shortly after.  A $5 gift card will be handed out at the end of the tour to get your pantry stocking started! Space is limited, call 720.941.4100 to reserve a space!

Sat
09
Julie’s Pantry Staples Store Tour
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Community Room
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Julie’s Pantry Staples Store Tour
Saturday, February 9th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Room, FREE

Looking to revamp your pantry?  Tour the store with our healthy eating specialist, Julie, and she points out her go-to products that she just can’t live without!  The tour will start in the community room and head to the floor shortly after.  A $5 gift card will be handed out at the end of the tour to get your pantry stocking started! Space is limited, call 720.941.4100 to reserve a space!

Sat
09
Speed Vegan Book Signing with Alan Roettinger
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cherry Creek
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Speed Vegan Book Signing with Alan Roettinger
Saturday, February 9th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cherry Creek

Alan Roettinger book signing! Here’s your chance to meet the innovative, creative, and local author of Speed Vegan: Quick, Easy Recipes with a Gourmet Twist. Alan Roettinger will be available for any questions you may have about your vegan culinary aspirations and Healthy Eating Specialist, Julie, will be on hand sampling out some of her favorite recipes from his book.

Tue
12
Ladies Night Out with Katie Den Ouden
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Ladies Night Out with Katie Den Ouden
Tuesday, February 12th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

Single. Taken. Unsure. ?......Doesn’t matter.

 

ALL ladies welcomed for a fabulous and fun “Ladies Night Out” cooking & lifestyle class with Katie Den Ouden. The week of Valentine’s Day can be a drag or a delight, but  whether you are with a special someone or not, you still want to eat delectable yummy food, feel fabulous in soft dewy skin, and have a magnetic glow about you. Think you can’t have it all at the same time? Join me as I prove you wrong.


Grab your best girlfriend or come and meet a new girlfriend for a night of imbibing, comforting, indulging, pampering and pleasure...WITH emphasis of slim, style, and savvy worked right in. RSVP to 720.941.4100 ASAP as spots are limited and this class will go fast (just take a look at that menu!).

 

MENU

 

Imbibe: Pomegranate Lemontini Mocktail

Comfort: Mac ‘n Cheeze

Indulge:  Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

 

LIFESTYLE

 

Pamper & Pleasure: Uncover healthy swap outs for your beauty routine, cravings, and pleasures that will leave you feeling delicious and empowered knowing that you’re giving your body the best…so you can be the best {you}.


To find out more about Katie Den Ouden - Holistic Nutrition & Lifestyle Coach - check out www.katiedenouden.com.

 

Wed
13
Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
5:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
Wednesday, February 13th
5:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5

Here is your chance to try some our healthy starts here favorite options! Healthy Eating Ambassadors, will be serving 5 different Health Starts Here™ meal options. Learn about Healthy Eating and get a nutritious dinner for only $5!

Wed
13
Honey Pie Bake Sale!
11:30 PM - 1:30 PM @ In the Bakery
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Honey Pie Bake Sale!
Wednesday, February 13th
11:30 PM - 1:30 PM
In the Bakery, $4.99

Buy a Honey Pie for your honey pie this Valentine’s Day! These delectable little pies are completely Health Starts Here® which means there are no refined sugars, no added oils, and 100% deliciously nutritious. Try out some samples in out Bakery Department and be sure to surprise your special someone with a little healthful sweetness this year.  Stop by the bakery to pick one up for your sweetie!

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Things We Love
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Things We Love
Thursday, February 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Sunsets, butterfly kisses from a child, a perfectly sweet strawberry. There are so many things love in life. Join us on Twitter from 6pm to 7pm CST as we explore all of the things we love. Follow #wfmdish to share your thoughts. 

Thu
14
Honey Pie Bake Sale!
11:30 PM - 1:30 PM @ In the Bakery
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Honey Pie Bake Sale!
Thursday, February 14th
11:30 PM - 1:30 PM
In the Bakery, $4.99

Buy a Honey Pie for your honey pie this Valentine’s Day! These delectable little pies are completely Health Starts Here® which means there are no refined sugars, no added oils, and 100% deliciously nutritious. Try out some samples in out Bakery Department and be sure to surprise your special someone with a little healthful sweetness this year.  Stop by the bakery to pick one up for your sweetie!

Wed
20
Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
5:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
Wednesday, February 20th
5:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5

Here is your chance to try some our healthy starts here favorite options! Healthy Eating Ambassadors, will be serving 5 different Health Starts Here™ meal options. Learn about Healthy Eating and get a nutritious dinner for only $5!

Wed
20
Power to the Ancient Grains :: Chia and Quinoa Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Power to the Ancient Grains :: Chia and Quinoa Cooking Class
Wednesday, February 20th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

Welcome our new chef, and cooking class alumni, Coleen as she walks you through the power of ancient grains and seeds as we focus on Chia & Quinoa.  See why these super foods are so special and a great whole food alternative to gluten products.  We will discuss the nutrient benefits and practices for you to achieve the best absorption. 

 

This gluten-free and vegan class will give you recipes and tips on how to incorporate these beauties into your daily diet.  Whether you’re gluten-free, vegan or just want to add more whole foods into your diet, this informative class will give you great information to grow your health.  To reserve your space please call 720.941.4100.

 

Coleen is a Nutrition Therapy Practitioner, owner of Harvesting Nutrition where she Cultivates Health through Holistic Nutrition.  Visit www.harvestingnutrition.com for more information on Coleen’s classes, workshops and one on one nutritional analysis.

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Food and Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food and Film
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Join us for a virtual dinner as we talk about the movies. We'll chat about our favorite food moments in film and share recipes inspired by films. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to join the conversation.

Thu
21
Daily Dose of Chocolate Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Daily Dose of Chocolate Cooking Class
Thursday, February 21st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, FREE

Who doesn't love chocolate?!?  It's undeniable that chocolate is divine, but not all chocolate is created equal.  Come in and get your daily prescription for bringing the chocolatey goodness in to your daily life while creating a healthier and happier YOU.  

 

Join Holistic + Functional Nutritionist, Andie Jones, at Whole Foods Cherry Creek to learn why you want to consider making chocolate part of your everyday diet.  And, just how you can include chocolate in a variety of mouth-watering recipes throughout the day … we're talking way more than dessert folks!

 

We're stepping away from the guilt and bringing chocolate into the spotlight as a super-charged super food to keep you lean, vibrant, and youthful!

 

Class will be in the community room, and space is very limited, so sign up soon by calling 720.941.4100!  Every attendee with also receive a $5 gift card (sweet!).  Visit www.LiveBeWell.com for more of Andie's healthy recipes, nutrition know-how, and inspiration for making healthy happen with a busy life!

Fri
22
Supper Club!
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room
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Supper Club!
Friday, February 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Room, $25

Health Starts Here ® Supper Club! This fun event is a fantastic way to meet other health-conscious foodies in the neighborhood. We will be serving a 5 course meal following Health Starts Here® 4 Pillars of Healthy Eating: Whole Food, Plant-Strong™, Healthy Fats, and Nutrient Dense.

 

This month’s supper club will feature an Asian Inspired menu which will include: Baked Soba Noodle Nest with Grilled Seasonal Vegetables tossed in Teriyaki, a Three Seaweed Miso soup with Tofu Green Onion, Shaved Vegetable salad, Seared Tuna fish or Eggplant Steaks with Wasabi Vinaigrette served on Shiitake Mushroom Rice Wine Duxelle with a Bed of Sesame Kale, and Sticky Coconut Rice Sushi with Mango Sweet Potato and Strawberries.

 

Please sign up at customer service. Event is $25 due at sign up.

Sat
23
Heart Healthy Store Tour
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Community Room
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Heart Healthy Store Tour
Saturday, February 23rd
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Room, FREE

Join Julie as she helps you navigate the store focusing on some of our healthiest items to nurture your heart. The tour begins in the community room and space is very limited!  Call 720.941.4100 to snag s spot!

Tue
26
Gluten Free-dom Class and Tour
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Meet in the Community Room
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Gluten Free-dom Class and Tour
Tuesday, February 26th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Meet in the Community Room, FREE

Bring your walking shoes for a tour that illuminates, aisle by aisle, the myriad of foods available at Whole Foods Market for those avoiding gluten. Many people, including those with celiac disease, find that they are unable to tolerate the proteins found in gluten-containing grains. Luckily, it’s never been so easy to be gluten-free! Whether you’re considering eliminating gluten from your diet or you’ve been gluten-free for years, you will learn how to more safely, easily, healthily and quickly navigate the store for your special needs. Bring your questions as the tour is led by Katie Bauer, owner of Nourished Health Center and certified as a Nutrition Therapist, Clinical Herbalist and Healing Foods Chef. Katie specializes in restoring digestive health, pinpointing food intolerances and eliminating fatigue.  http://www.nourishedhealth.com/gf/

Tour will meet in the community room at 6:30pm and then head down to the store shortly after.  Each attendee will receive a $5 gift card, a comprehensive gluten-free shopping list, as well as recipes and valuable resources for enjoying this diet! Space is limited.  Please call 720-941-4100 to reserve your space today!

Wed
27
Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
5:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Dinner
Wednesday, February 27th
5:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5

Here is your chance to try some our healthy starts here favorite options! Healthy Eating Ambassadors, will be serving 5 different Health Starts Here™ meal options. Learn about Healthy Eating and get a nutritious dinner for only $5!

Events At Nearby Stores

Local Vendor Showdown
Thursday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wash Park, Free

Join as as Local Vendors go head to head for your tastebuds! Each local vendor will provide yummy samples of their products and you vote on your favorite! Best part, by voting, you are entered to win a $100 gift card!

Join as as Local Vendors go head to head for your tastebuds! Each local vendor will provide yummy samples of their products and you vote on your favorite!

Tamarac Cooking Class: Breaking the Food Seduction
Thursday, August 28th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tamarac Culinary Kitchen, Free!

Thursday, August 28th

Cooking Class: Breaking the Food Seduction

6:30-7:30pm

Free!

 Join Chef Kelley Williamson for the fourth in a series of veggie friendly cooking classes based on the science of the "Food for Life" program. As seen on Rocky Mountain PBS, this award winning program designed by Dr. Neal Barnard, includes information tackling cravings and destructive eating habits, how to choose good carbohydrates and enjoying delicious recipes to bring the power of health to your life and body. Recipes for this session include: Breakfast Muffins, Orange and Fennel Salad and Italian Fusilli with Sun Dried Tomatoes and Artichokes.

 Reserve your spot at the customer service desk.

Thursday, August 28th

Cooking Class: Breaking the Food Seduction

6:30-7:30pm

Free!

Pizza Friday
Friday, August 29th
12:00 AM
Hot and Fresh in Prepared Foods, Starting at $8.99 for a 16" Cheese Pizza

Every Friday: “Pizza Friday” starting at ONLY $8.99ea.
Save $5 on all our 16” Pizza’s, made to order, with ingredients you can feel good about. Call our Pizza Hot-Line and we'll have your pizza Hot & Ready for pickup on your way home (720.344.5733).

Every Friday: “Pizza Friday” starting at ONLY $8.99ea.