August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Wed
07
5% Day at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Evanston South
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5% Day at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Wednesday, August 7th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Evanston South, NA

Wednesday August 7th 5% of all sales will go to Felines& Canines.

Felines & Canines was originally founded in 1977 as Felines Inc., and is a licensed, cage-less, no-kill cat shelter located on the north side of Chicago.

For more information go to http://www.felinesinc.org/

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Tue
13
WTTW Fan Van at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Evanston South
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WTTW Fan Van at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Tuesday, August 13th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Evanston South, Free

The two-hour event will feature concert performances by members of Miss Lori's CAMPUS, coordinated by PBS Kids personality, Miss Lori. CAMPUS entertainers will perform original songs about the benefits of healthy exercise and nourishing foods and all are original productions featured live at all WTTW Kids Great Food Fan Van events. Attendees will also put their nutrition knowledge to the test by participating in fun trivia games with chances to win cool WTTW kids prizes!

Wed
14
Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
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Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Wednesday, August 14th
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South, Free

 A Taste of Tranquility: Breathing, Stretching and Meditation with Grateful Yoga
 

Take 45 minutes before or after shopping to slow down, release tension, and clear your mind. Join one of Grateful Yoga's skilled instructors in a restorative and mindful movement and meditation session. No prior experience required. Chairs will be provided for meditation and all movement will be done from standing or on chairs.
 
Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Wed
21
Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
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Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Wednesday, August 21st
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South, Free

 A Taste of Tranquility: Breathing, Stretching and Meditation with Grateful Yoga
 

Take 45 minutes before or after shopping to slow down, release tension, and clear your mind. Join one of Grateful Yoga's skilled instructors in a restorative and mindful movement and meditation session. No prior experience required. Chairs will be provided for meditation and all movement will be done from standing or on chairs.
 
Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
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.

Sat
24
Build a Better Lunch Box Back to School Event at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store
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Build a Better Lunch Box Back to School Event at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Saturday, August 24th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store, Free
Calling all kids and parents: start the year off right with the smartest lunch box in school! We’ll provide a Lunch Box Report Card and a delicious array of ideas to taste and grade. Bring your completed card to our prize station and you’ll receive a free back-to-school gift.
Wed
28
Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
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Meditation and Stretches presented by Grateful Yoga at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Wednesday, August 28th
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Cafe at Whole Foods Market Evanston South, Free

 A Taste of Tranquility: Breathing, Stretching and Meditation with Grateful Yoga
 

Take 45 minutes before or after shopping to slow down, release tension, and clear your mind. Join one of Grateful Yoga's skilled instructors in a restorative and mindful movement and meditation session. No prior experience required. Chairs will be provided for meditation and all movement will be done from standing or on chairs.
 
Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Local Coffee Tasting
Sunday, July 13th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Specialty, Free

Try local! Ben, our expert coffee buyer, will be brewing local picks and pairing them with local brunch favorites. Stop by say, "I love local" and get a free coffee mug!

Try local! Ben, our expert coffee buyer, will be brewing local picks and pairing them with local brunch favorites. Stop by say, "I love local" and get a free coffee mug!

Different Ways to Brew Coffee
Sunday, July 13th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lincoln Park's Cooking Classroom, $10

Come experience the same coffee, brewed numerous way, and taste the difference in a side by side comparison.  The drip coffee maker doesn’t have to be your stand-by method. Tony, our Allegro team trainer, will take the mystery out of brewing and answer questions to help you brew a better cup at home.

Come experience the same coffee, brewed numerous way, and taste the difference in a side by side comparison.  The drip coffee maker doesn’t have to be your stand-by method.

Chair Massage by Sauganash Wellness Center
Sunday, July 13th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, $1/minute

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list! The Sauganash Wellness Center team is back by popular demand to offer a nice treat to your day.  Let them help bring your shoulders back down where they belong with a brief, but effective mini-massage. 

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list!