November 2013

Fri
01
Coffee Connoiseur
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Specialty
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Coffee Connoiseur
Friday, November 1st
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Specialty, Free

"Good things come to those who wait." Join Simon at Whole Foods Market Gold Coast to see how taking a bit of extra time brewing your coffee can make all the difference. Compare auto-drip with French press and Chemex to find out how you can het the most out of your brew. 

Wed
06
Feed Four More
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Feed Four More
Wednesday, November 6th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Gold Coast, Varies

In the US, 16.7 million children live in food-insecure homes. With your help, their next meal is on it's way. Please donate $5 and $10 meals and help families of four in need this holiday season. All funds collected will be donated to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. This holiday season join Whole Foods Market in our ambitious goal to support Chicagoans in need.

Thu
07
Thirsty Thursday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursday
Thursday, November 7th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast

Come by Whole Foods Market every Thursday in September to discover awe-inspiring wines. Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you wanted. See wine tasting calendar for scheduled tasting.

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.

Sun
10
Coffee Connoisseur
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Specialty
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Coffee Connoisseur
Sunday, November 10th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Specialty, Free

"Good things come to those who wait." Join Simon at Whole Foods Market Gold Coast to see how taking a bit of extra time brewing your coffee can make all the difference. Compare auto-drip with French Press and Chemex to find out how you can get the most out of your brew.

Thu
14
Thirsty Thursday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursday
Thursday, November 14th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast

Come by Whole Foods Market every Thursday in September to discover awe-inspiring wines. Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you wanted. See wine tasting calendar for scheduled tasting.

Thu
14
What's Brewing?
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe
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What's Brewing?
Thursday, November 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, Free

We'd like to hear what's on your mind about our store and share a bite and some brew. Stop by our cafe, meet store leadership, and tell us how we are doing!

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Your Best Meal Ever
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Your Best Meal Ever
Thursday, November 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Have you planned your Thanksgiving menu? Bring your favorite recipes for main dishes, sides and desserts... We'll be sharing ours, too! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
15
Sweet Debbie's Cooking Class and Book Signing
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Cafe
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Sweet Debbie's Cooking Class and Book Signing
Friday, November 15th
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Cafe, Free

Have your cake and eat it too! Join Debbie Adler, owner of the famous allergen-free Los Angeles bakery, Sweet Debbie"s Organic Cupcakes. Debbie will demo the steps needed to create a delicious Paleo Pumpkin Pie. Also, check out Debbie's new cookbook, "Sweet Debbies Organic Treats, Allergy-Free and Vegan Recipes," which will be available for sale.

Fri
15
Beauty Bar Happy Hour: Surviving the Holidays
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Body
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Beauty Bar Happy Hour: Surviving the Holidays
Friday, November 15th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Body, Free

Our Whole Body team is serious about health and beauty. Stop by on November 15th, when they'll have specific tips and samples to keep you healthy and happy through the holidays. Food and drinks provided.

Sat
16
Thanksgiving Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thanksgiving Tasting
Saturday, November 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gold Coast , Free

Find everything needed for a memorable feast at our Thanksgiving Tasting. From our Holiday Menu, you'll find our succulent meats, whipped sweet potatoes, roasted root vegetables and handmade baked goods. Choose from our meal packages or shop a la carte and make it your easiest holiday yet!

Sat
16
Cooking at Home
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Cafe
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Cooking at Home
Saturday, November 16th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cafe, Free

Join Whole Foods Market's Chef Rich on a culinary adventure. Explore the possibilities of scrumptious scallops or pan-seared tenderloin and watch as he dishes up insder secrets to simple elegant meals.l Recipe card and shopping list provided. Space limited. Please sign-up at the customer service desk, or by calling 312-932-9600.

Sun
17
Coffee Connoisseur
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Specialty
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Coffee Connoisseur
Sunday, November 17th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Specialty, Free

"Good things come to those who wait." Join Simon at Whole Foods Market Gold Coast to see how taking a bit of extra time brewing your coffee can make all the difference. Compare auto-drip with French Press and Chemex to find out how you can get the most out of your brew.

Thu
21
Thirsty Thursday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursday
Thursday, November 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast

Come by Whole Foods Market every Thursday in September to discover awe-inspiring wines. Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you wanted. See wine tasting calendar for scheduled tasting.

Thu
21
Puppy Love
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty
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Puppy Love
Thursday, November 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty , Free

Honeycomb Project, our One Dime at a Time partner, is hosting a volunteer event where participants assemble and decorate snack packs that are then donated ot recently adopted cats and dogs at the local animal shelter. Bring a date or just yourself, Whole Foods Market will provide wine samples and snacks for participants.

Thu
21
Third Thursday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty
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Third Thursday
Thursday, November 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty , Free

Come pique your palate at Third Thursday, our monthly food and wine pairing event. Find holiday cocktail party inspiration and try zippy whites with tangy tastes or big bold reds with sweet and spicy bites. Have a quick sip or take notes, and enter to win a $50 gift card to Whole Foods Market. Find Third Thursday in the Specialty Department. 

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
Thursday, November 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

No holiday celebration is complete without a few bottles of wine, so join in on the chat to discover our recommendations for the season! Buy a few ahead of time and taste and tweet with us through our favorites. See the list here: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/wine Follow #WFMwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST. 

Thu
28
Thirsty Thursday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Gold Coast
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Thirsty Thursday
Thursday, November 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gold Coast

Come by Whole Foods Market every Thursday in September to discover awe-inspiring wines. Try'em and you'll find that bottle you didn't even know you wanted. See wine tasting calendar for scheduled tasting.

Events At Nearby Stores

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Thursday, July 31st
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, Free!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Chair Massage by Sauganash Wellness Center
Thursday, July 31st
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!

Vega for Your Active Lifestyle
Thursday, July 31st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, Free

Join our Event Specialist, Melissa, and Charles Sapienza, a Regional Representative from Vega, at the front of the store as we talk and taste Vega product! Whether you walk the dog, run marathons, or are just on your feet all day at work, come learn how natural products from Vega can encourage healthy active lifestyles.  Space is limited, so please register in advance by emailing melissa.franada@wholefoods.com

Join our Event Specialist, Melissa, and Charles Sapienza, a Regional Representative from Vega, at the front of the store as we talk and taste Vega product!