February 2013

Fri
01
Engine 2 Challenge Kick-Off Dinner
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Los Altos Culinary Center
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Engine 2 Challenge Kick-Off Dinner
Friday, February 1st
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Los Altos Culinary Center, FREE

Registered E2 Challengers come meet your fellow challengers & pick up an E2 Kick-Off goodie bag. We’ll be serving an Engine 2- approved meal and providing tips and support to get you through the next 28 days!

Mon
04
Free Yoga Class for Engine 2 Participants
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM @ Los Altos Whole Foods
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Free Yoga Class for Engine 2 Participants
Monday, February 4th
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Los Altos Whole Foods, Free

Come to Whole Foods Market Los Altos for a FREE yoga class for all registered Engine 2 participants. Gaiam Yoga has generously donated a yoga mat and videos that we will raffle off in this class! In addition, keep an eye out for 20% discount off Gaiam mats in the Engine 2 newsletter. Space is limited--please register at our Customer Service Desk (650) 559-0300

Mon
04
Engine 2 Store Tour
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Los Altos Health Starts Here Desk
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Engine 2 Store Tour
Monday, February 4th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Los Altos Health Starts Here Desk, FREE

Learn how to shop for the 28 Day Engine 2 Challenge. Meet at the Healthy Eating Specialist’s desk and Christina will take you on a tour of the store to provide tips on how to shop plant-strong.

Tue
05
Label Reading Class
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Label Reading Class
Tuesday, February 5th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Join Christina, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she teaches you how to properly read food labels and shares easy tips for quick decision making. Together we will navigate the store and look for the best options when choosing healthy foods!

Tue
05
Value Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos
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Value Tour
Tuesday, February 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos, FREE

Come learn how to navigate our store aisles and find the best in-store specials and bargains on our new "Value Tours".

We will give you a goodie bag full of savings and show you how to find value while receiving the highest quality.

Wed
06
Healthy Eating Store Tour
11:00 AM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Healthy Eating Store Tour
Wednesday, February 6th
11:00 AM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Are you trying to eat a healthier diet but not sure where to start? With so much information about health available it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Let our Healthy Eating Specialist be your guide. Join Christina for a healthy eating store tour which will include some valuable tips and simple changes that can make a great impact on your health.

Wed
06
Engine 2 Challenge Cooking Class
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Los Altos Culinary Center
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Engine 2 Challenge Cooking Class
Wednesday, February 6th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Los Altos Culinary Center, Free

Come learn how to cook Engine 2-style in the Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center! Gain support and recipe ideas from fellow Engine 2 challengers. Register at the Customer Service Desk or call (650) 559-0300. Space is Limited. Please register in advance.

Thu
07
Dinner for Engine 2 Participants
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Los Altos Culinary Center
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Dinner for Engine 2 Participants
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Los Altos Culinary Center, $5.00

Our Prepared Foods Team is cooking up a plant-strong dinner just for Engine 2 challengers!

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Food and love just seem to go hand-in-hand. Join us from 6pm to 7pm CST as we talk about food that inspires love, showing your love through food, and all things Valentine's Day. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to share your ideas and inspirations.

Sat
09
Engine 2 Challenge Fitness Class
12:00 AM @ 24-Hour Fitness Super Sport 2535 California Street. Mountain View, CA
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Engine 2 Challenge Fitness Class
Saturday, February 9th
12:00 AM
24-Hour Fitness Super Sport 2535 California Street. Mountain View, CA, FREE

Registered Engine 2 Challengers are invited to take a free class at 24 Hour Fitness. Just let the front desk know that you are on the Engine 2 Challenge list and enjoy a free workout!  You must register with 24 Hour Fitness as a guest and must be 18 or older.

Tue
12
Engine 2 Challenge Cooking Class
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Los Altos Culinary Center
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Engine 2 Challenge Cooking Class
Tuesday, February 12th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Los Altos Culinary Center, Free

Come learn how to cook Engine 2-style in the Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center! Gain support and recipe ideas from fellow Engine 2 challengers. Register at the Customer Service Desk or call (650) 559-0300. Space is Limited. Please register in advance.

Tue
12
Value Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos
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Value Tour
Tuesday, February 12th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos, FREE

Come learn how to navigate our store aisles and find the best in-store specials and bargains on our new "Value Tours".

We will give you a goodie bag full of savings and show you how to find value while receiving the highest quality.

Wed
13
Kids Valentine Cookie Decorating
4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center
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Kids Valentine Cookie Decorating
Wednesday, February 13th
4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center, FREE

Come in and decorate fresh baked sugar cookies for Valentine's Day! All ages welcome!

 

FREE @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center

 

Register @ http://www.eventbrite.com/event/5345681076#

 

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Things We Love
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Things We Love
Thursday, February 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Sunsets, butterfly kisses from a child, a perfectly sweet strawberry. There are so many things love in life. Join us on Twitter from 6pm to 7pm CST as we explore all of the things we love. Follow #wfmdish to share your thoughts. 

Fri
15
Walk n' Talk at "The Dish" for Engine 2 Participants
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Meet at Whole Foods Market Los Altos for Breakfast and then we will head to the Stanford "Dish"
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Walk n' Talk at "The Dish" for Engine 2 Participants
Friday, February 15th
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Meet at Whole Foods Market Los Altos for Breakfast and then we will head to the Stanford "Dish", Free

We’re walking “The Dish” this Friday morning. We’ll get some exercise and check in with challengers about the first half of the challenge. Have you seen those cool KALE shirts? One lucky participant will be getting one on this walk! To carpool, meet at Whole Foods Market Customer Service desk at 8:00 am or meet us at “The Dish” parking lot - Stanford Ave. & Junipero Serra Blvd. in Palo Alto at 8:30 am. Sign up at our Customer Service Desk (650) 559-0300. Dress in layers.

Fri
15
Gluten-Free Store Tour
2:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Gluten-Free Store Tour
Friday, February 15th
2:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

With 1 out of 4 people gluten intolerant and 1 out of 133 people afflicted with Celiac Disease, many people are looking for gluten-free options. Here at Whole foods, we have lots of options for you! Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Christina Panowicz, on a store tour to learn more about all the great gluten free brands and products we have to offer.

Fri
15
Make Up & Make Overs at Whole Body Los Altos
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Body Los Altos
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Make Up & Make Overs at Whole Body Los Altos
Friday, February 15th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Body Los Altos, FREE

We’ve invited our favorite Make Up vendors to show off their products and give you an all natural makeover!

Nail technicians from Whole Body Salon will do all natural manicures!

*2/13-2/17 30% Off Entire Make Up  Collection

Tue
19
Label Reading Class
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Label Reading Class
Tuesday, February 19th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Join Christina, our Healthy Eating Specialist, as she teaches you how to properly read food labels and shares easy tips for quick decision making. Together we will navigate the store and look for the best options when choosing healthy foods!

Tue
19
Value Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos
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Value Tour
Tuesday, February 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos, FREE

Come learn how to navigate our store aisles and find the best in-store specials and bargains on our new "Value Tours".

We will give you a goodie bag full of savings and show you how to find value while receiving the highest quality.

Wed
20
Healthy Eating Store Tour
11:00 AM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Healthy Eating Store Tour
Wednesday, February 20th
11:00 AM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Are you trying to eat a healthier diet but not sure where to start? With so much information about health available it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Let our Healthy Eating Specialist be your guide. Join Christina for a healthy eating store tour which will include some valuable tips and simple changes that can make a great impact on your health.

Thu
21
Dinner for Engine 2 Participants
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center
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Dinner for Engine 2 Participants
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos Culinary Center, $5.00

 Our Prepared Foods Team is cooking up a plant-strong dinner just for Engine 2 challengers!

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Food and Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food and Film
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Join us for a virtual dinner as we talk about the movies. We'll chat about our favorite food moments in film and share recipes inspired by films. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to join the conversation.

Fri
22
FREE Yoga Class for Engine 2 Participants
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos
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FREE Yoga Class for Engine 2 Participants
Friday, February 22nd
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos, Free

Come to Whole Foods Market Los Altos for a FREE yoga class for all registered Engine 2 participants. Gaiam Yoga has generously donated a yoga mat and videos that we will raffle off in this class! In addition, keep an eye out for 20% discount on Gaiam mats in the Engine 2 newsletter. Space is Limited- Please register at our Customer Service Desk (650) 559-0300

Sat
23
Engine 2 Challenge Fitness class
12:00 AM @ 24 Hour Fitness Super Sport 24-Hour Fitness Super Sport 2535 California Street. Mountain View, CA
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Engine 2 Challenge Fitness class
Saturday, February 23rd
12:00 AM
24 Hour Fitness Super Sport 24-Hour Fitness Super Sport 2535 California Street. Mountain View, CA, FREE

Registered Engine 2 Challengers are invited to take a free class at 24 Hour Fitness. Just let the front desk know that you are on the Engine 2 Challenge list and enjoy a free workout! You must register with 24 Hour Fitness as a guest and must be 18 or older.

Tue
26
Value Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Los Altos
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Value Tour
Tuesday, February 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Los Altos, FREE

Come learn how to navigate our store aisles and find the best in-store specials and bargains on our new "Value Tours".

We will give you a goodie bag full of savings and show you how to find value while receiving the highest quality.

Wed
27
Gluten-Free Store Tour
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Gluten-Free Store Tour
Wednesday, February 27th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

With 1 out of 4 people gluten intolerant and 1 out of 133 people afflicted with Celiac Disease, many people are looking for gluten-free options. Here at Whole foods, we have lots of options for you! Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Christina Panowicz, on a store tour to learn more about all the great gluten free brands and products we have to offer.

Events At Nearby Stores

American Heart Association Kids Cook with Heart Program
Wednesday, April 16th
12:00 AM
San Jose Schools, FREE!

Calling all schools K-12! In partnership with the American Heart Association, we are thrilled to invite your school to apply to receive AHA’s Kids Cook With Heart program. What is it? Hands-on healthy cooking and nutrition classes with cardiovascular health education for the selected schools funded by our 5% Day on April 9th. ( NC &Reno Stores) Curriculum spans elementary through high school ages with several different programs available. Apply for your school today! Deadline is April 16th - http://bit.ly/KidsCookApp.

Calling all schools K-12! In partnership with the American Heart Association, we are thrilled to invite your school to apply to receive AHA’s Kids Cook With Heart program.

Gluten-Free Store Tour
Thursday, April 17th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Healthy Eating Desk, FREE

Whether you’re new to a gluten-free lifestyle or just looking to mix it up, Kathleen will open your eyes to the myriad of delicious gluten-free snacks, cereals, grains and even frozen foods (for those nights when you don’t feel like cooking) offer at Whole Foods Market! You’ll also have the opportunity to try some of Kathleen’s favorite treats and take home a gluten-free pantry staple!

Instructor: Kathleen, Healthy Eating Specialist

Location: Healthy Eating Desk

Sign up here

Whether you’re new to a gluten-free lifestyle or just looking to mix it up, Kathleen will open your eyes to the myriad of delicious gluten-free snacks, cereals, grains and even frozen foods (for t

Cooking Skills: Lamb and Pork
Thursday, April 17th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Cupertino-Culinary Center, $15

Cooking Skills: Lamb and Pork  $15

Thursday, April 17th  6pm-8pm

We are bringing back our Meat Department team members to show you how to prepare tender and juicy lamb and pork just in time to prepare you for Easter dinner.

Location: Culinary Center  Instructor: Mariel, Culinary Center Director and Special Guest Instructors

Sign-up at  https://cookingskills-lambandpork.eventbrite.com 

 

We reserve the right to cancel/reschedule any classes 24 hours prior to the event if minimum registration has not been met. Registration will be credited. All registered participants will be notified via email/phone.