October 2013

Wed
02
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, October 2nd
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
03
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, October 3rd
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
06
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, October 6th
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!

Wed
09
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, October 9th
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
10
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, October 10th
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
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
13
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, October 13th
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!

Wed
16
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, October 16th
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
17
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, October 17th
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
20
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, October 20th
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!

Tue
22
A Burgundy Introductory
7:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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A Burgundy Introductory
Tuesday, October 22nd
7:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $25

Learn about the Burgundy French region that produces some of the world’s most sought after wines. Join David from the Specialty department as he teaches you the skills needed to properly taste, describe and pair wine. Class includes samplings of a selection of wines and small bites to pair with them.

To register online, click here

 

Wed
23
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, October 23rd
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
23
Supper Club: Middle Eastern Delights
6:30 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Supper Club: Middle Eastern Delights
Wednesday, October 23rd
6:30 PM
Cooking Classroom, $20

Reserve a seat for our monthly Supper Club, and enjoy a four-course, plant-strong meal in the Classroom. Your Healthy Eating team will prepare and serve the plated meal, while you enjoy the food and conversation with other guests interested in healthy, delicious food! This month’s menu will feature healthy twists on your favorite Middle Eastern dishes. Our naturally delicious Supper Club menus are always vegan and gluten-free. Guests may also visit the Red Star Bar to purchase a suggested beer or wine pairing.

To register online, click here

 

Thu
24
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, October 24th
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
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.

Fri
25
Southern Style Seafood
7:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Southern Style Seafood
Friday, October 25th
7:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $20

Authentic southern home-style seafood cooking! Grab yourself a few bottles of beer and join Karl from our Seafood department for an evening designed around southern comfort. Class includes samples, recipes and easy cooking tips.


To register online, click here


 

Sat
26
Spooky Halloween Treats
11:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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Spooky Halloween Treats
Saturday, October 26th
11:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, $25

Learn to make and decorate custom sugar cookies, cupcakes and fun treats. Come join Chris from our Bakery department and explore simple techniques that will trick your friends and family into thinking your sweets were professionally done. Class includes treats to take home, recipes and easy baking and decorating tips.


To register online, click here


 

Sun
27
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, October 27th
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
28
Butchering Chicken 101
7:00 PM @ Cooking Classroom
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Butchering Chicken 101
Monday, October 28th
7:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $30

Are you looking to save money when purchasing chicken? Come join Patrick from the meat department and learn how to break apart a whole fryer on your own! No need to pay for the labor of our butchers when you can do it easily yourself. Patrick will also share three delicious recipes for you to use with your newly acquired butchering skills—Beer Can Chicken, Curry Chicken Stew and Good Ol’ Fried Chicken. Class includes samples, recipe cards and a whole chicken for you to take home.

To register online, click here
 

Tue
29
Basic Knife Skills
12:00 AM @ Cooking Classroom
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Basic Knife Skills
Tuesday, October 29th
12:00 AM
Cooking Classroom, $25

Thursday November 7th
7pm
Basic Knife Skills Class
Hands-On Class
$25
Join Sarah, our Cooking At Home Specialist, as she shows you the simple techniques needed for safely using a knife. Learn how to slice, dice, chop, chiffonade and peel using a 10” chef knife! All skill sets are welcomed. You will leave class with new knife skills, a bag of freshly prepped vegetables and a delicious soup recipe to use them in.
 

Wed
30
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, October 30th
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
31
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, October 31st
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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Hello, Beauty Truck!
Friday, August 29th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
On Floor, Free

It's coming! The Hello, Beauty Truck will be making a stop at River Forest on Friday, August 29th from 11-7pm. Join us for free samples and summer tips from our beauty squad! Enter to win our Whole Body summer sweepstakes with a chance to win a $500 shopping spree! The first 50 people to RSVP will a receive a swag bag filled with beauty goodies. RSVP to abbie.corrigan@wholefoods.com.

It's coming! The Hello, Beauty Truck will be making a stop at River Forest on Friday, August 29th from 11-7pm. Join us for free samples and summer tips from our beauty squad!

Beer Can Chicken
Friday, August 29th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store, FREE
This technique uses beer to steam the chicken on the grill, resulting in phenomenal grilled flavor, perfect for summer evenings. We will have how-to demonstrations, samples and everything you need to create this summertime favorite.
This technique uses beer to steam the chicken on the grill, resulting in phenomenal grilled flavor, perfect for summer evenings.
Sauganash Chef Challenge!
Friday, August 29th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, Free

Eight of our Team Members will be facing off in our very first cooking challenge.  They will have 30min to prepare, execute, and plate a dish for four judges.  The challenge? Limited cooking equipment, pantry items, and one surprise ingredient! For more details or to sign-up to be a guest judge, email melissa.franada@wholefoods.com.

Eight of our Team Members will be facing off in our very first cooking challenge.  They will have 30min to prepare, execute, and plate a dish for four judges.  The challenge?