May 2013

Tue
07
Kids Cafe with Merry Music Markers
9:00 AM @ Lakeview Cafe
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Kids Cafe with Merry Music Markers
Tuesday, May 7th
9:00 AM
Lakeview Cafe, Free

 

The first Tuesday of the month is getting a little more musical in the Lakeview café. Bring the little ones for a 30 minute performance by the Merry Music Makers.

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
18
Pets @ Paulina
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeview
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Pets @ Paulina
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lakeview, Free

 

If you have been thinking about adopting a dog or cat, you must attend the Pets @ Paulina event.  You will be able to meet adoptable pets and the selfless groups who have made it their mission to save these wonderful pets. Come chat with shelters like Greyhounds Only, Tree House & New Leash on Life stationed at neighborhood businesses like Building Blocks Toys, Eye Spy Optical & Whole Foods Market!

Sat
25
'Que & A
11:00 AM @ Lakeview Parking Lot
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'Que & A
Saturday, May 25th
11:00 AM
Lakeview Parking Lot, Free

 

Now that the weather is finally heating up, we are getting cooking on the coals. Stop by to chat with our Grill Masters, try our sliders and get ideas for your next BBQ

Sat
25
New Leash on Life Doggie Adoption Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeview Parking Lot
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New Leash on Life Doggie Adoption Event
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lakeview Parking Lot, Free

 

Come meet representatives from this all-volunteer dog rescue in our parking lot and meet 4-legged friends in need of good homes!

Sun
26
Tips from the Teams: Floral
1:00 PM @ Lakeview Lifestyle Center
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Tips from the Teams: Floral
Sunday, May 26th
1:00 PM
Lakeview Lifestyle Center, $20

 

We are letting our customers in on some insider secrets with our new monthly class series. To kick things off Ana, our Floral Specialist, is going to go over some spring gardening tips and then show you how to utilize your own garden through flower arrangements. Each participant will plant snapdragon seeds to take home and make a bouquet to take home featuring spring flowers including snapdragons. Space is limited; reserve your spot at 773.244.4200.

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Kids Cook Too!
Friday, August 1st
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lincoln Park's Cooking Classroom, $20/parent-1 child $30/parent-2 children

One of the greatest gifts you can give your child(ren) to lead a healthy lifestyle is the ability to cook!  Come join Cooking at Home Specialist, Sarah, as she teaches you and your child(ren) to cook healthy, kid friendly foods.  In this class we will learn to make peanut butter and banana French toast with strawberry compote and a baked omelet.

One of the greatest gifts you can give your child(ren) to lead a healthy lifestyle is the ability to cook!  Come join Cooking at Home Specialist, Sarah, as she teaches you and your child(ren)

Hello Beauty Event
Friday, August 1st
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Willowbrook, FREE

Hello, Beauty!

Have you seen the #hellobeautytruck around town? Find it with gorgeous glows + marvelous makeup HERE, Fri, August 1st from 11-2pm! We’ll have free samples, massages, nail bar, small bites, mocktails, and summer tips! Sip a mocktail, get a massage, get your nails done and enter to win a $500 VIP Whole Body Shopping Spree.  Grab a friend and enjoy a girls’ day out or take an extra-long lunch. The first 20 people to pre-register on Eventbrite will get a special surprise upon check-in:  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/hello-beauty-tickets-12278141251

 Follow us on Twitter at #hellobeautytruck

Hello, Beauty!

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Tasting
Saturday, August 2nd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Grocery, FREE

Here’s your chance to taste all of our finest extra-virgins, along with a few balsamic vinegars, with your favorite summer foods…heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and more. Find out how to feature these oils with summer’s best as Anne in Marketing tells you why we only carry extra-virgins and what you should look for when selecting oils.

Here’s your chance to taste all of our finest extra-virgins, along with a few balsamic vinegars, with your favorite summer foods…heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and more.