March 2013

Sat
02
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 2nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Fri
08
Spa Night!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Spa Night!
Friday, March 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Free!

Celebrate this year’s national women’s day by relaxing and pampering with our Whole Body department.  We’ll have an array of beauty vendors, healthy snacks, shoulder massages and even a nail polish swap out!  Bring in one nail polish used or unused and receive one free mineral fusion nail polish, limit one per customer.  We’re also celebrating this month’s One Dime at a Time Partner Bright Pink, a local Chicago non-profit organization focusing on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women while providing support for high-risk individuals.  Purchase a bouquet of flowers on your way out and dress it up with complimentary greenery with your donation to Bright Pink!
 

Sat
09
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Sat
09
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Sat
09
Parmageddon
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Parmageddon
Saturday, March 9th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Free!

This is the day Parmesan Reggiano fans around the world have been waiting for, Parmageddon! Swing by our store and try samples in each department featuring... you guessed it, Parm!  The countdown begins and at 2pm two cheesemongers will be cracking two wheels of parm, a sight definitely not to be missed!  We’re cutting the wheel at the same around the nation in every Whole Foods Market.  Don’t forget to grab a hunk of this coveted cheese on your way out because it will be on sale!
 

Fri
15
Eight Cheers to Ireland
6:30 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Eight Cheers to Ireland
Friday, March 15th
6:30 PM
Halsted and Waveland, $10 donation

Start your St Patty’s day weekend off right and swing by our beer class Friday night.  We’ll taste a variety of Irish Stouts, Irish Reds, Irish whiskey, Irish Cream and Cider, whew.  If that’s not enough to lure you in and get you stoked we’ll also be pairing small bites created by our Team Members and inspired from traditional Irish favorites.  All proceeds from this class will go directly to our Whole Planet Foundation.
 

Sat
16
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Sat
16
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 16th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Fri
22
Happy Hour for a Cause!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Happy Hour for a Cause!
Friday, March 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, $5 donation

TGIF!  What better way to end your busy work week then by winding down with a happy hour, and for a good cause! A five dollar donation to our Whole Planet Foundation (helping reduce poverty worldwide) will get you a mini mug and countless samples.  We’ve invited over 20 beer and wine vendors as well as samples from our catering department and live music to set the mood.  We hope we’ll see you there!
 

Sat
23
A Devilish Contest
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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A Devilish Contest
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Free!

The average person eats 174 eggs per year, over easy, scrambled, poached, fried, hard boiled, baked you name it!  We’re excited about our eggs and we want to share them with you!  Come in on Saturday for the best deviled egg contest you’ve ever seen, prepared eight different ways by eight different teams throughout our store - vote for your favorite and help us declare the most devilish egg in town.  Save room for more than eggs because our prepared foods team will also be sampling items from our Easter and Passover menus, helping make your holiday plans eggsy, I mean easy!
 

Sat
23
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Sat
23
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Tue
26
Fresh Flavors from Around the World
6:30 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Fresh Flavors from Around the World
Tuesday, March 26th
6:30 PM
Halsted and Waveland, $30

Go Global! Explore new spices and tastes from around the world - and learn to add fresh flavors to your home cooking with ease.  Natural foods chef, Amanda Skrip, will create simple, healthy dishes that draw inspiration from Indian, Thai, and Mexican cuisine.  Part of the proceeds from this class will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. 
Class will be gluten free and vegetarian friendly.  Some organic poultry and dairy will be used.  

Sat
30
Springtime Centerpieces: a Whole Trade Class
11:00 AM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Springtime Centerpieces: a Whole Trade Class
Saturday, March 30th
11:00 AM
Halsted and Waveland, $20

Want to sip champagne and build a beautiful centerpiece to show off at your next brunch?  Join us Saturday morning for an inspirational class with our floral specialist Stephanie.  Not only will she teach you the tricks of the trade but she’ll also share with you the importance of buying Whole Trade. You’ll leave feeling well versed in the floral world and have a beautiful centerpiece to show for it!  All proceeds from this class will go directly to our Whole Planet Foundation.  

Sat
30
Pop Up’s for Poverty!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Pop Up’s for Poverty!
Saturday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, Price dependent on venue

Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th· 12:00pm – 3pm
Swing by the store every Saturday in March and check out what our Customer Service team has cookin’ for our Whole Planet Foundation.  From frozen bananas to hot dogs every weekend we’re offering different tasty bites to enjoy while you shop! Plus all proceeds will go directly to this year’s campaign raising money for microcredit loans in developing countries, win-win!
Cost: Donation to our Whole Planet Foundation

Sat
30
Eggs and Dirt! Kids Class
1:00 PM @ Halsted and Waveland
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Eggs and Dirt! Kids Class
Saturday, March 30th
1:00 PM
Halsted and Waveland, $5 donation

We’re celebrating spring in a fun filled class, so if you’re under ten and love to paint then this is the class for you!  We’ll paint eggs, decorate ceramic pots and even get our hands dirty planting bulbs that you can take home to watch it grow!  Come show off your skills, flaunt your creativity and just have a blast, all proceeds from this class go directly to our Whole Planet Foundation.
 

Events At Nearby Stores

Gift Wrap for Greater Chicago Food Depository
Sunday, December 21st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, Suggested Donation

Take one thing off your list. We’ll be offering kraft paper gift wrapping for a donation to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Limit 3 gifts per person. Cost: Suggested donation to the Greater Chicago Food Depository

Take one thing off your list. We’ll be offering kraft paper gift wrapping for a donation to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Limit 3 gifts per person.

MAKE YOUR OWN GINGERBREAD MAN COOKIE
Monday, December 22nd
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LIFESTYLE CENTER, $6.99/gingerbread man cookie

Ready to get crafty with your very own take-home gingerbread man? We'll supply the gingerbread man cookie, candies, chocolates, and icing, and you do the rest! All ages are welcome for this kid-friendly event. *Registration is required for this class. To register, please call 847-585-5800.
 

Ready to get crafty with your very own take-home gingerbread man? We'll supply the gingerbread man cookie, candies, chocolates, and icing, and you do the rest!

12 Beers of Christmas
Monday, December 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, Free

Cheers!  Let’s raise a glass… to amazing seasonal beers!  Join us in our Specialty department where we and some of our fantastic vendors will be sampling holiday and winter beers.  You can also ask our experts about perfect pairings for any get-together.

Cheers!  Let’s raise a glass… to amazing seasonal beers!  Join us in our Specialty department where we and some of our fantastic vendors will be sampling holiday and winter beers.  You can also as