October 2013

Tue
01
One Dime At A Time: HCS Family Services
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hinsdale
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One Dime At A Time: HCS Family Services
Tuesday, October 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hinsdale

Donate your recycled bag One Dime refund when you shop.

HCS Family Services is a compassionate non-profit organization which has been serving the residents of Southeast DuPage County since 1937. It is their goal to prevent homelessness and food insecurity, help low-income individuals achieve their dreams of sustained economic self-sufficiency, and to create an improved quality of life for themselves and their families.  HCS empowers people to reach their goals through one-on-one guidance, education and advocacy. For more information about HCS and their two food pantries, visit www.hcsfamilyservices.org.

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 
Sun
20
Rotary Run Classic
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ The Community House
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Rotary Run Classic
Sunday, October 20th
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
The Community House

Supporting five local non-profit organizations, The Community House, District 181 Foundation, Hinsdale Humane Society, Hinsdale Hospital Foundation, Rotary Charities, the Rotary Run is in its 18th year. The run begins and ends at The Community House. Join Whole Foods Market Hinsdale as we support our local community partners. For more info and to register, visit www.rotaryruncharityclassic.com

Mon
21
Healthy Shopping Night
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ In the cafe
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Healthy Shopping Night
Monday, October 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
In the cafe, FREE

Join Dr. Adam Meade for a evening of shopping and sampling healthier food choices as you tour the store. Find out how to shop for better health for you and your family as you learn the difference between organic and non-organic, how to read labels, and eating strategies to lose weight and detoxify. Space is limited to 10 attendees so sign up soon. Call 630-590-5670 or visit online at meetup.com/juicing-for-Abundant-Health/

Wed
23
Community Support Day
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Hinsdale
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Community Support Day
Wednesday, October 23rd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Hinsdale

Shop on this day where 5% of the day's purchases will benefit Hinsdale Central High School PTO. Our 5% Day's donation will enable us to be Gold Sponsors for the school's Solar Panel Project. Hinsdale Central adn Hinsdale South students are raising money to bring solar panels to both campuses. The school's goal is to raise $55,000 to partially pay for the materials, installation and computers to track the solar panels.

 

The mission of the PTO is to facilitate a working relationship among the families, staff, and nearly 2,800 students at HCHS to ensure that every child will have the best opportunities for learning.

Wed
23
Community Support Day:HInsdale Central High School
12:00 AM @ Around the store
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Community Support Day:HInsdale Central High School
Wednesday, October 23rd
12:00 AM
Around the store

Shop on this day where 5% of the days purchases will benefit non-profit Hinsdale Central High School PTO. Our 5% day’s donation will enable us to be Gold Sponsors for the school’s Solar Panel Project. Hinsdale Central and Hinsdale South students are raising money to bring solar panels to both campuses. The school’s goal is to raise $55,000 to partially pay for the materials, installation and computers to track the solar panels.

The mission of the PTO is to facilitate a working relationship among the families, staff, and nearly 2,800 students at HCHS to ensure that every child will receive the best opportunities for learning.

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
26
Chef Lena: Healthy Holidays
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ In the Lifestyle Center
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Chef Lena: Healthy Holidays
Saturday, October 26th
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
In the Lifestyle Center, $40

It’s not too early to start thinking about the holidays. Learn how you can prepare and present some healthy meal options, perhaps along with your traditional menu, for the holidays this year. Chef Lena will be preparing an appetizer, entree, dessert and eggless eggnog for everyone to sample and recipes for taking home and doing yourself. Enter to win a $20 Gift Card for your holiday shopping when you attend this class.

To register, sign up at meetup.com/Chicago-Suburbs-Raw-and-Living-Foods/ 

Tue
29
Massage Day
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ In the cafe
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Massage Day
Tuesday, October 29th
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
In the cafe, $1/minute

It’s the last Tuesday of the month so Licensed Massage Therapist Loni Green will be in our café doing chair massage for $1 a minute. Stop by for a Halloween massage. (not scary)

Thu
31
Halloween: Healthy Treats, No Tricks
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ In the cafe
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Halloween: Healthy Treats, No Tricks
Thursday, October 31st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
In the cafe, FREE

Boo to sugary, chemically altered treats…we have the good stuff here. Stop by our Customer Service counter

for a bag and you can Trick or Treat in the café.

Kids: Decorate a Jack-o-lantern cookie. Anne in Marketing will have pumpkin cookies to decorate in the café to eat or take home.

Events At Nearby Stores

After Work Wednesdays
Wednesday, November 26th
12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Engine Room Bar, Varies

Because we could all use a drink. Celebrate making it past the mid-week hump with bar bite specials, carefully curated cocktails (for just five bucks!), and perfectly poured wines. Cost: Varies 

Because we could all use a drink. Celebrate making it past the mid-week hump with bar bite specials, carefully curated cocktails (for just five bucks!), and perfectly poured wines.

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Wednesday, November 26th
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!

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Thursday, November 27th
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!