February 2013

Sat
02
Kick Off Classic
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ gold coast
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Kick Off Classic
Saturday, February 2nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
gold coast, No Cost

Trying to tackle Big Game party planning?  Get your game plan together at our Kickoff Classics sampling event. Throughout the store we’ll have snacks and sips that will score big at your viewing event.  Vote for your favorite and you could win a $50 gift card. Don’t pass on this tasty opportunity!
 

Sat
02
Cooking at Home
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Cooking at Home
Saturday, February 2nd
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast, Free

Don't be afraid to go gourmet!  Join Chef Rich as he demonstrates easy  at-home tips and tricks for both the beginner and experienced cook.  You'll gain new chef skills and sample delicous and easy-to-make gourmet creations.  Recipe card and shopping list provided!  Space limited.  Please sign-up at the customer service desk, or by calling 312-932-9600.

Thu
07
Thirsty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursdays
Thursday, February 7th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast, No Cost

Come by our store every Thursday in February to discover awe-inspiring wines.  Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you were looking for!

Thu
07
Spa Night
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Spa Night
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gold Coast , Free!

Join us for an evening of relaxation and rejuvenation.  Our vendors will sample their goodies, while Whole Foods Market provides refreshing beverages.  Whether you need sparkling bath salts, luscious lotions, or yummy moisturizers, you'll find all this and more at our monthly Spa Night.

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.

Sat
09
Strawberry Dipping Event
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Strawberry Dipping Event
Saturday, February 9th
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast

Join our Bakery department for chocolate-dipped strawberries.  Ask a Bakery Team Member for more information.

Sat
09
Cooking at Home
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Cooking at Home
Saturday, February 9th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast, Free

Don't be afraid to go gourmet!  Join Chef Rich as he demonstrates easy  at-home tips and tricks for both the beginner and experienced cook.  You'll gain new chef skills and sample delicous and easy-to-make gourmet creations.  Recipe card and shopping list provided!  Space limited.  Please sign-up at the customer service desk, or by calling 312-932-9600.

Thu
14
Thirsty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursdays
Thursday, February 14th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast, No Cost

Come by our store every Thursday in February to discover awe-inspiring wines.  Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you were looking for!

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. 

Sat
16
Cooking at Home
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Cooking at Home
Saturday, February 16th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast, Free

Don't be afraid to go gourmet!  Join Chef Rich as he demonstrates easy  at-home tips and tricks for both the beginner and experienced cook.  You'll gain new chef skills and sample delicous and easy-to-make gourmet creations.  Recipe card and shopping list provided!  Space limited.  Please sign-up at the customer service desk, or by calling 312-932-9600.

Wed
20
Whole Planet Foundation Kick-Off
12:00 AM @ Gold Coast
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Whole Planet Foundation Kick-Off
Wednesday, February 20th
12:00 AM
Gold Coast

Come celebrate the kick-off of our annual giving campaign for the Whole Planet Foundation!  On this day, customers who contribute a dollar or more at the registers to the Whole Planet Foundation will receive a complimentary re-usable shopping bag.  Don't miss this opportunity to give AND get!

Thu
21
Thirsty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursdays
Thursday, February 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast, No Cost

Come by our store every Thursday in February to discover awe-inspiring wines.  Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you were looking for!

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.

Fri
22
Meet and Greet with Fabio
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Meet and Greet with Fabio
Friday, February 22nd
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Gold Coast, Free

Yes, the Italian fashion model, spokesperson, author, and actor, who appeared on the covers of countless romance novels, is coming to Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park.  Meet Fabio and taste his delicious Healthy Planet Whey Protein Powder.  They'll be samples autographs, pictures and more!

Sat
23
Whole Planet Foundation Tour
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Whole Planet Foundation Tour
Saturday, February 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Gold Coast, $5 (all proceeds benefit the Whole Planet Foundation)

Don't know the details of the Whole Planet Foundation? Take the Whole Planet Foundation store tour and learn exactly who your donation benefits.  We'll visit each department, sample Whole Trade products, and discuss how the Whole Planet Foundation alleviates poverty through mircrocredit loans.  Meet us at the customer service desk at the start of a tour to join in!

 

Tours start at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm

Sat
23
Cooking at Home
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Cooking at Home
Saturday, February 23rd
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast , $5 (all proceeds benefit the Whole Planet Foundation)

Don't be afraid to go gourmet!  Join Chef Rich as he demonstrates easy at-home tips and tricks for both the beginner and experienced cook.  You'll gain new chef skills and sample delicious and easy to make gourmet creations.  Recipe card and shopping list provided!  Space limited.  Please sign-up at the customer service desk, or by calling 312-932-9600.

 

 

Wed
27
Community Support Day for Young Chicago Authors
12:00 AM @ Gold Coast
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Community Support Day for Young Chicago Authors
Wednesday, February 27th
12:00 AM
Gold Coast

All year long, we're inviting you to celebrate Whole Food's Market's 20 years in the city of Chicago.  In February, we will be writing a love letter to our city with the help of Young Chicago Authors,a non-profit focused on transforming the lives of young people by cultivating their voices through writing, publication, and perfomance education.  On Wednesday February 27th, 5% of what you spend at our five Metro Chicago stores will go to YCA. For more details, please visit wholefoodsmarket.com.

Thu
28
Thirsty Thursdays
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursdays
Thursday, February 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast, No Cost

Come by our store every Thursday in February to discover awe-inspiring wines.  Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you were looking for!

Events At Nearby Stores

HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAY
Sunday, March 29th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, FREE
Stop by our cooking corner to sample homemade goodies made by our Healthy Eating Specialist & take home the recipe!
Stop by our cooking corner to sample homemade goodies made by our Healthy Eating Specialist & take home the recipe!
Kids Cook Too!
Sunday, March 29th
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lincoln Park's Cooking Classroom, $30/parent-1 child $40/parent-2 children

Sunday March 29th @1p
Kids Cook Too!
Hands-On, 2 ½  hour class
$30/parent-1 child    $40/parent-2 children
One of the greatest gifts you can give your child(ren) to lead a healthy lifestyle is the ability to cook!  Come join Cooking at Home Specialist, Sarah, as she teaches you and your child(ren) to cook healthy, kid friendly foods.  In this class we will learn how to make-egg salad, pita chips, fruit salad with yogurt dressing and chocolate pudding!

Sunday March 29th @1p
Kids Cook Too!
Hands-On, 2 ½  hour class
$30/parent-1 child    $40/parent-2 children

Monday Morning Story Time
Monday, March 30th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
In our Cafe, Free!

Come join us every Monday morning in the café for some serious snacks, stories and more! Please gather at 9:00am for snacks - stories begin promptly at 9:15am. The festivities are free so bring your neighbor and your other toddler friends to the coolest morning hang out in town. 

Come join us every Monday morning in the café for some serious snacks, stories and more! Please gather at 9:00am for snacks - stories begin promptly at 9:15am.