December 2012

Sat
01
Grab & Give for the Greater Chicago Food Depository!
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ lincoln park
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Grab & Give for the Greater Chicago Food Depository!
Saturday, December 1st
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
lincoln park

‘Tis the season to give back! Help fight hunger in Chicago this winter with a donation at our registers to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. From now until December 31, shoppers can purchase tags at the registers to benefit this local organization, which serves 678,000 adults and children in Cook County. We’ll also have a bin at the front of our store where we are accepting non-perishable pantry staples. All proceeds and foods items will go to the Greater Chicago Food Depository to feed families in need right here in the Chicago community. For more information, please visit www.chicagosfoodbank.org

Sat
01
Nuts for Seafood
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ COOKING STATION
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Nuts for Seafood
Saturday, December 1st
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
COOKING STATION

Our team is excited about nuts, and about all the flavors that they can add to your seafood dishes! Stop by the COOKING STATION in bulk and talk to our team members as they sample dishes like Almond Breaded Tilapia and teach you how to incorporate nuts into your next seafood meal. Plus, they will also have some tilapia Ready to Cook to help you create a quick and delicious meal at home!

Sun
02
Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
4:00 PM @ Da'Vine Wine Bar
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Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
Sunday, December 2nd
4:00 PM
Da'Vine Wine Bar, $25

 

Join us at the Da’Vine Wine Bar on Sunday afternoons, where each week our Specialists pair five wines with five cheeses in perfectly palatable harmony!

Mon
03
T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
Monday, December 3rd
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, Members: $40 for the series; Non-members: $15/session

Join T'ai Chi instructor Arlene Faulk to learn how to use breathing and gentle movement to increase your energy, flexibility, and muscle strength.  For more information and to reserve your spot, call the Village office 773-248-8700 or visit www.lincolnparkvillage.org

Wed
05
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Wednesday, December 5th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Wed
05
Earth Mama Angel Baby Doula Demo
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ Whole Body
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Earth Mama Angel Baby Doula Demo
Wednesday, December 5th
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Body

Calling all moms and moms-to-be! Are you looking for the safest, toxin-free products for yourself and your babies? Join DONA-trained and certified Doula Hillary Scharmann and Earth Mama Angel Baby to learn how to safely and organically soothe, calm and heal you and your Lil’ Pumpkin’ throughout all stages of Mommy-hood.

Wed
05
Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Kiosk
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Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
Wednesday, December 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Health Starts Here Kiosk, FREE!

 

Join us every Wednesday for a quick demo illustrating just how easy healthy cooking can be. Try a sample of a new Health Starts Here recipe each week, and grab a recipe card so you can recreate the dish at home.

Thu
06
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Thursday, December 6th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Thu
06
3rd Annual Holiday Wine and Beer Tasting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ 1550 Bar
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3rd Annual Holiday Wine and Beer Tasting
Thursday, December 6th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
1550 Bar, $10 (all proceeds to benefit The Greater Chicago Food Depository)

It’s time for our 3rd annual Holiday Wine and Beer Tasting! Visit our store on this day to discover this season’s hottest wines and beers for your holiday celebrations! We will also be sampling holiday items from our Catering and Prepared Foods departments, and you can enter to win great prizes. You must be 21+ to attend; ID’s will be verified. Upon Arrival, check-in at the 1550 Stage for a tasting sheet and wristband. The first 200 guests will receive a free commemorative glass!

 

Plus, be one of the first 50 to pre-register by emailing mw.kbs.marketing@wholefoods.com and you will receive a free prize!

Fri
07
First Fridays with Revolution Brewery
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ 1550 Bar
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First Fridays with Revolution Brewery
Friday, December 7th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
1550 Bar

Join us as at our 1550 Bar where Revolution Brewery will be in to present Penguin Hops, a beer brewed in conjunction with the Shedd Aquarium. We will be featuring beers from Revolution on tap as well as snacks and music for all to enjoy. Plus, $1 for each Penguin Hops sold will be donated to the Shedd Aquarium.

Sat
08
Citrus Showdown!
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Kiosk
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Citrus Showdown!
Saturday, December 8th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Health Starts Here Kiosk, Free!

Winter is the time for citrus, and Mandarin season is something we look forward to every year! Stop by the Health Starts Here Kiosk anytime between 11am-1pm for a taste test – Clementine vs. Satsuma – and vote for your favorite!

Sun
09
Gingerbread House Workshop
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Community Table
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Gingerbread House Workshop
Sunday, December 9th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Community Table, $19.99 per gingerbread house

For many, gingerbread houses are the essence of family togetherness during the holidays. Continue the tradition with your loved ones at our how-to workshop. We'll provide the frosted gingerbread house and candy, you bring the creativity!

 

All ages are welcome. Register in advance by visiting our Customer Service Desk or calling us at 312.587.0648.

Sun
09
Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
4:00 PM @ Da'Vine Wine Bar
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Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
Sunday, December 9th
4:00 PM
Da'Vine Wine Bar, $25

 

Join us at the Da’Vine Wine Bar on Sunday afternoons, where each week our Specialists pair five wines with five cheeses in perfectly palatable harmony!

Mon
10
T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
Monday, December 10th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, Members: $40 for the series; Non-members: $15/session

Join T'ai Chi instructor Arlene Faulk to learn how to use breathing and gentle movement to increase your energy, flexibility, and muscle strength.  For more information and to reserve your spot, call the Village office 773-248-8700 or visit www.lincolnparkvillage.org

Wed
12
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Wednesday, December 12th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Wed
12
Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Kiosk
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Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
Wednesday, December 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Health Starts Here Kiosk, FREE!

 

Join us every Wednesday for a quick demo illustrating just how easy healthy cooking can be. Try a sample of a new Health Starts Here recipe each week, and grab a recipe card so you can recreate the dish at home.

Thu
13
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Thursday, December 13th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Fri
14
Henriot Champagne Flight
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Da'Vine Bar
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Henriot Champagne Flight
Friday, December 14th
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Da'Vine Bar, $16

Delight your palate with Henriot Champagne and Langres! Katie Parker from Henriot will join us behind Da’Vine to pour a flight of Henriot Brut Souvrain, Blanc de Blancs and Brut Rosé. The bubbles are a perfect complement to Langres, the washed-rind cheese also made in the Champagne region.

Sat
15
Child IDs with New York Life
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ 1550 Stage
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Child IDs with New York Life
Saturday, December 15th
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
1550 Stage, Free!

New York Life is offering complimentary Child IDs for customers at Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park.  The Child IDs include your child’s photo, digitally-scanned fingerprints, and emergency contact information.  Stop by our 1550 Stage to take advantage of this free service, provided generously by New York Life!

Sun
16
Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
4:00 PM @ Da'Vine Wine Bar
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Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
Sunday, December 16th
4:00 PM
Da'Vine Wine Bar, $25

 

Join us at the Da’Vine Wine Bar on Sunday afternoons, where each week our Specialists pair five wines with five cheeses in perfectly palatable harmony!

Mon
17
T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
Monday, December 17th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, Members: $40 for the series; Non-members: $15/session

Join T'ai Chi instructor Arlene Faulk to learn how to use breathing and gentle movement to increase your energy, flexibility, and muscle strength.  For more information and to reserve your spot, call the Village office 773-248-8700 or visit www.lincolnparkvillage.org

Mon
17
Beer and Spirits Tasting
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ 1550 Bar
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Beer and Spirits Tasting
Monday, December 17th
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
1550 Bar
Tue
18
More Glam, Less Stress!
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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More Glam, Less Stress!
Tuesday, December 18th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $10 (all proceeds to benefit The Greater Chicago Food Depository)

Get prepped for Holiday and New Year's Eve parties with Chicago's top natural make-up artists! Learn how to create gorgeous and glamorous effects in a few simple steps, using the cleanest and most effective cosmetics. We'll have scrumptious appetizers and delicious drinks for you to enjoy while you wait for your spot! Space is limited, please email mw.kbs.marketing@wholefoods.com to sign up for your spot today! Register by December 10 and receive a special free gift. All attendees will receive a personalized consultation, lesson, and instructions for re-creating party perfect looks at home.

Wed
19
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Wednesday, December 19th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Wed
19
Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Kiosk
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Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
Wednesday, December 19th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Health Starts Here Kiosk, FREE!

 

Join us every Wednesday for a quick demo illustrating just how easy healthy cooking can be. Try a sample of a new Health Starts Here recipe each week, and grab a recipe card so you can recreate the dish at home.

Thu
20
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Thursday, December 20th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Sun
23
Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
4:00 PM @ Da'Vine Wine Bar
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Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
Sunday, December 23rd
4:00 PM
Da'Vine Wine Bar, $25

 

Join us at the Da’Vine Wine Bar on Sunday afternoons, where each week our Specialists pair five wines with five cheeses in perfectly palatable harmony!

Mon
24
T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
Monday, December 24th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, Members: $40 for the series; Non-members: $15/session

Join T'ai Chi instructor Arlene Faulk to learn how to use breathing and gentle movement to increase your energy, flexibility, and muscle strength.  For more information and to reserve your spot, call the Village office 773-248-8700 or visit www.lincolnparkvillage.org

Wed
26
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Wednesday, December 26th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Wed
26
Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Kiosk
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Healthy Meals in Minutes Demo
Wednesday, December 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Health Starts Here Kiosk, FREE!

 

Join us every Wednesday for a quick demo illustrating just how easy healthy cooking can be. Try a sample of a new Health Starts Here recipe each week, and grab a recipe card so you can recreate the dish at home.

Thu
27
Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ 1550 Stage
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Bubbles Academy Songs & Stories for Kids
Thursday, December 27th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, FREE!

Join the creative teachers of Bubbles Academy on our Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Stage for exciting songs and stories to entertain the little ones.  For more information on Bubbles

Academy, please visit www.bubblesacademy.com.

Sun
30
Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
4:00 PM @ Da'Vine Wine Bar
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Sunday Night Wine & Cheese at Da'Vine Wine Bar
Sunday, December 30th
4:00 PM
Da'Vine Wine Bar, $25

 

Join us at the Da’Vine Wine Bar on Sunday afternoons, where each week our Specialists pair five wines with five cheeses in perfectly palatable harmony!

Mon
31
T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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T'ai Chi with Lincoln Park Village
Monday, December 31st
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, Members: $40 for the series; Non-members: $15/session

Join T'ai Chi instructor Arlene Faulk to learn how to use breathing and gentle movement to increase your energy, flexibility, and muscle strength.  For more information and to reserve your spot, call the Village office 773-248-8700 or visit www.lincolnparkvillage.org

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.

Gingerbread House Workshop
Sunday, November 30th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, $19.99

Celebrate the classic holiday tradition of decorating a gingerbread house, and let us clean up the mess! We’ll provide the house, icing, decorative candy, and festive refreshments. You bring the creativity.  All ages are welcome to join!  Space is limited, so please mail melissa.franada@wholefoods.com

Celebrate the classic holiday tradition of decorating a gingerbread house, and let us clean up the mess! We’ll provide the house, icing, decorative candy, and festive refreshments.

GingerBread House Workshop!
Sunday, November 30th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cafe, $19.99

Sunday, November 30th&Saturday December 13th

10am-12pm

$19.99 per house

For many, gingerbread houses epitomize family togetherness
during the holidays. Continue the tradition with your loved ones at our how-to
workshop. We’ll provide the gingerbread house, icing and candy - you bring the
creativity! All ages welcome. Registration and payment required. 708.366.1045 to register.

Sunday, November 30th&Saturday December 13th

10am-12pm

$19.99 per house