March 2015

Mon
02
HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
Monday, March 2nd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5
Stop by our Prep Foods Department for your delicious healthy meal for only $5! You get 5 different dishes and also get a FREE dessert made by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin, on March 2 & March 30!
Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
Thursday, March 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
07
Swag Bag Surprise
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store
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Swag Bag Surprise
Saturday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store, $25 donation

Saturday, March 7 • 12-3pm while supplies last!
$25 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

We love surprises…that’s why each gift bag contains a gift card of mystery value! We’re packing swag bags full of our favorite products plus a Whole Foods Market gift card. Gift cards start at $5, but one lucky contributor will find a $50 gift card inside! So treat yourself to some swag, and help pave the road to prosperity for people around the world!

Sat
07
KEEPIN’ IT WHEEL
2:00 PM @ Cheese Department
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KEEPIN’ IT WHEEL
Saturday, March 7th
2:00 PM
Cheese Department, FREE
Nicknamed “The King of Cheeses,”the flavor of Parmigiano Reggiano has surely stood the test of time. It’s no wonder that the same traditional methods and ingredients have been used for nine centuries! Join us to taste it at its peak: freshly cut from a just-cracked wheel at the hands of our expert cheese mongers.
Mon
09
HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
Monday, March 9th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5
Stop by our Prep Foods Department for your delicious healthy meal for only $5! You get 5 different dishes and also get a FREE dessert made by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin, on March 2 & March 30!
Wed
11
Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
12:00 AM @ Coffee Bar
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Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
Wednesday, March 11th
12:00 AM
Coffee Bar, Prices at Coffee Bar
Purchase a cup of coffee at The Brook Bar, and our
partners will donate $1 to Whole Planet Foundation!
Wed
11
STORYTIME & SNACKS
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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STORYTIME & SNACKS
Wednesday, March 11th
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE
Mrs. Schmitt from The Glenview Public Library will share fun stories. We’ll be serving snacks and juice to make for a great morning! Ages 2 and up, younger siblings welcome. No registration necessary.
Wed
11
STORYTIME & SNACKS
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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STORYTIME & SNACKS
Wednesday, March 11th
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE
Mrs. Schmitt from The Glenview Public Library will share fun stories. We’ll be serving snacks and juice to make for a great morning! Ages 2 and up, younger siblings welcome. No registration necessary.
Thu
12
Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
Thursday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of spring flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
14
Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
12:00 AM @ Produce Department
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Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
Saturday, March 14th
12:00 AM
Produce Department, Prices Vary
You know you love our made-in-house guacamole…pick some up today, and 5% of the price will benefit Whole Planet Foundation! Snack on, microcredit supporters!
Sat
14
HEALTHY PI DAY
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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HEALTHY PI DAY
Saturday, March 14th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, FREE
Come celebrate Pi Day with healthier pie samples made by our Healthy Eating Specialist!
Sun
15
HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAYS
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store
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HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAYS
Sunday, March 15th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store, FREE
Stop by our cooking corner to sample homemade goodies made by our Healthy Eating Specialist & take home the recipe!
Mon
16
Pop-Up for Prosperity: Smoothie Day!
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store
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Pop-Up for Prosperity: Smoothie Day!
Monday, March 16th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store, $5 donation

Need a quick and healthy lunch or snack? Stop by our Cooking Corner where Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin will be blending up some delicious smoothies for donations to Whole Planet Foundation!

Mon
16
HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
Monday, March 16th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5
Stop by our Prep Foods Department for your delicious healthy meal for only $5! You get 5 different dishes and also get a FREE dessert made by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin, on March 2 & March 30!
Thu
19
Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
Thursday, March 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
21
Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
12:00 AM @ Produce Department
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Whole Planet Foundation Donation Day
Saturday, March 21st
12:00 AM
Produce Department
Savor the sweet, juicy, tropical flavors of Whole Trade Guarantee pineapples: for each one you buy, 5% of the price will benefit Whole Planet Foundation!
Sat
21
BEAUTY BAGSTRAVAGANZA
10:00 AM @ Store
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BEAUTY BAGSTRAVAGANZA
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM
Store, $18/each bag
Don’t miss out on Beauty Bags! We’re releasing a limited number of fabulous kits, valued at $60 each, for just $18 each!
Sat
21
Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Body
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Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Whole Body, $18

We are thrilled to share our curated collection of cutting-edge beauty samples with you. Stop by and grab your bag before they are gone.

Saturday, March 21 at 10 a.m. local time

Valued at $60, yours for only $18.

Mon
23
HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
Monday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5
Stop by our Prep Foods Department for your delicious healthy meal for only $5! You get 5 different dishes and also get a FREE dessert made by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin, on March 2 & March 30!
Thu
26
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, March 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
26
HEALTH STARTS HERE SUPPER CLUB: AROUND THE WORLD
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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HEALTH STARTS HERE SUPPER CLUB: AROUND THE WORLD
Thursday, March 26th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10/person
Looking for a night out to enjoy a healthy meal? Bring your friends and family to our monthly Supper Club and enjoy a tasty dine-in four course meal in our Lifestyle Center. In support of our Whole Planet Foundation Drive, this month we will be featuring plant-strong options from around the world! All recipes are vegan, dairy-free, oil-free, and no sugar-added. Registration is required. Register and pay online wholefoodsmarketnbk.eventbrite.com
Fri
27
Pop-Up for Prosperity: Chef Challenge!
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Pop-Up for Prosperity: Chef Challenge!
Friday, March 27th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $45/person donation

Our talented chefs compete for your votes at a seated four-course meal to benefit Whole Planet Foundation! Come hungry for a great meal, plus a wine tasting pairing to each course. This is a meal not to be missed, but seating is limited. Reserve your place at the table today!

Register by calling Jess at (847) 205-5353 or emailing jessica.hochman@wholefoods.com.

Sat
28
COMMUNITY OUTREACH DAY WITH HUNGER RESOURCE NETWORK
7:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Parking Lot
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COMMUNITY OUTREACH DAY WITH HUNGER RESOURCE NETWORK
Saturday, March 28th
7:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Parking Lot
With your help, we raised nearly $15,000 right here at our Northbrook store to feed families in our community! Our partners at Hunger Resource Network expertly direct surplus food to hunger relief agencies around Chicago. They specialize in delivering high-quality protein, so we’re thrilled that our store’s supplier, Miller Poultry, is helping Hunger Resource Network purchase a whole truckload of Indiana chicken! Pitch in with us to help transfer lots of good food from Miller Poultry’s truck to Hunger Resource Network’s. Light breakfast refreshments will be served.
Sat
28
HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAY
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store
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HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAY
Saturday, March 28th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store, FREE
Stop by our cooking corner to sample homemade goodies made by our Healthy Eating Specialist & take home the recipe!
Sun
29
HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAY
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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HEALTHY EATING DEMO DAY
Sunday, March 29th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, FREE
Stop by our cooking corner to sample homemade goodies made by our Healthy Eating Specialist & take home the recipe!
Mon
30
HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE 5 FOR $5 MONDAY LUNCH
Monday, March 30th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5
Stop by our Prep Foods Department for your delicious healthy meal for only $5! You get 5 different dishes and also get a FREE dessert made by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Robin, on March 2 & March 30!
Tue
31
CHEESE NIGHT: SUSTAINABLE CHEESE PRODUCERS
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Cheese Department
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CHEESE NIGHT: SUSTAINABLE CHEESE PRODUCERS
Tuesday, March 31st
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Cheese Department, FREE
We carry hundreds and hundreds of the best cheeses we can get our hands on from all over the world and right in our backyards. Join us this month to learn about our expert cheese mongers’ favorite picks from sustainable cheese makers.

Events At Nearby Stores

Puppet Show with My Gym!
Friday, March 27th
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Cafe,

Come join Miss Debbie from MyGym for a special Storytime! You and your children will be delighted when puppets bring stories and songs. Don't forget to bring your imaginations!
 

Come join Miss Debbie from MyGym for a special Storytime! You and your children will be delighted when puppets bring stories and songs. Don't forget to bring your imaginations!
 

Lent Friday Feature
Friday, March 27th
3:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Seafood Department, Free!

Look for Friday Specials on select items in our Seafood Department and ask our fishmongers for recipe tips!

Look for Friday Specials on select items in our Seafood Department and ask our fishmongers for recipe tips!

SweetWater Launch Party
Friday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
1550 Bar, FREE

 

Celebrate the arrival of SweetWater Brewing Company to the Chicago market with a tap takeover at our 1550 Bar! Live music and samples!