August 2014

Mon
04
Summer Smoothies
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ produce department
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Summer Smoothies
Monday, August 4th
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
produce department
Monday, August 4 • 10:30am–1:00pm
$5/smoothie
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!
Tue
05
The Whole Baby
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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The Whole Baby
Tuesday, August 5th
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE
Tuesday, August 5 • 9am
Class will take place in the Lifestyle Center
FREE EVENT! Babywearing, Breastfeeding, Cloth Diapers and more! Gail Macklin RN, BSN, IBCLC will help you navigate all of the challenges of life with a baby or toddler. Come with your questions! NMNB staff members Susan and Vanessa will
give hands on demonstrations with baby carriers and cloth diapers. If you have a baby carrier, feel free to bring it with or you can try on one of ours to see what fits best. Healthy Eating Specialist Robin will be here to talk about pre and post natal nutrition and to offer personal shopping to new and expecting moms! Please register online at wholefoodmarketnbk.eventbrite.com
Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Exploring Food Abroad
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Exploring Food Abroad
Thursday, August 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer has long been a time for traveling abroad. Let's visit about our favorite foods and flavors from around the world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
11
AN EVENING OF ART AND WINE WITH PINOT’S PALETTE
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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AN EVENING OF ART AND WINE WITH PINOT’S PALETTE
Monday, August 11th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15/person
Monday, August 11 • 5pm–8pm
$15/person – includes all art supplies and one
glass of wine from the Brook Bar Whole Foods Market Northbrook and Pinot's Palette have teamed up to bring you a fun paint and sip experience at the Whole Foods Market Northbrook Brook Bar. Stop by anytime between 5pm to 8pm to paint one of our 8 x 8 canvases. No advanced registration needed. See you there!
Tue
12
CAKE AND COFFEE WITH THE GROVE HERITAGE ASSOCIATION
11:00 AM @ The Cafe
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CAKE AND COFFEE WITH THE GROVE HERITAGE ASSOCIATION
Tuesday, August 12th
11:00 AM
The Cafe, FREE
Tuesday, August 12 • 11am
Event will take place in the café
FREE EVENT!
Join us in celebrating our latest 5% community support day recipient as we hand over the big check. Thanks to everyone who shopped with us on June 17th. 5% of our total sales for that day will be donated to The Grove Heritage Association.
Tue
12
Cheese Night: American Beauties
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Cheese Department
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Cheese Night: American Beauties
Tuesday, August 12th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Cheese Department, FREE
Tuesday, August 12 • 5pm–6:30pm
Event will take place in the cheese department
FREE EVENT!
Meet our new Cheese Specialist, Jose, and try some
delicious American cheeses. We aren’t talking about the orange square kinds! There are many varied types of cheeses made right here in the USA. Learn and taste something new.
Tue
12
Live Chef Demonstration
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Live Chef Demonstration
Tuesday, August 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE
Tuesday, August 12 • 5pm–7pm
Come by the Prepared Foods Department and watch a live demonstration of some of our favorites! This will be a great opportunity to understand what goes into each of our recipes, as well as learn some tips and tricks from the pros!
Wed
13
HEALTH STARTS HERE™ SUPPER CLUB: RAW-MAZING!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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HEALTH STARTS HERE™ SUPPER CLUB: RAW-MAZING!
Wednesday, August 13th
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. This month we will feature a menu full of our favorite raw recipes! All recipes are vegan, dairy-free, oil-free, and no sugar-added. Registration is required and space is limited. Register and pay online at wholefoodsmarketnbk.eventbrite.com
Sat
16
CHEF TABLE AT THE GLENVIEW FARMER'S MARKET
10:00 AM @ Glenview Farmers Market
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CHEF TABLE AT THE GLENVIEW FARMER'S MARKET
Saturday, August 16th
10:00 AM
Glenview Farmers Market, FREE
Saturday, August 16 • 10am
Saturday, August 30 • 10am
Wagner Farm in Glenview
Our very own Chef Sarah will be cooking up some of her seasonal favorites at The Glenview Farmers Market. Stop by to see her in action, try a delicious sample, and take home a new recipe!
Mon
18
HEALTH STARTS HERE™ CHEF DEMO
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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HEALTH STARTS HERE™ CHEF DEMO
Monday, August 18th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, FREE
Come by the Prepared Foods Department and watch a live demonstration of some of our Health Starts Here items available. This will be a great opportunity to understand the Health Starts Here program, as well as learn some tips and tricks from the pros!
Tue
19
NUTRITION AND CULINARY EDUCATION CLASSES FOR LINK CARD USERS
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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NUTRITION AND CULINARY EDUCATION CLASSES FOR LINK CARD USERS
Tuesday, August 19th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE for LINK card users
Tuesday, August 19 and Wednesday, September 3 • 6pm
FREE for LINK card users
We will be offering free cooking classes to LINK card users who shop at The Glenview Farmers Market. Classes will be free, include childcare, and those who attend will take home a meal that they prepared! Please register by contacting Events Specialist Sarah Kurysz 847-205-5353 x107 or e-mail sarah.kurysz@wholefoods.com
Wed
20
Storytime & Snacks
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Storytime & Snacks
Wednesday, August 20th
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE
Mrs. Schmitt from the Glenview Public Library will be hosting story time and sharing stories about farming.
We will be serving healthy locally made snacks and juice to make for a great morning! Ages 2 and up, younger siblings welcome. No registration necessary, please plan to arrive on time.
Wed
20
Storytime & Snacks
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Storytime & Snacks
Wednesday, August 20th
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE
Mrs. Schmitt from the Glenview Public Library will be
hosting story time and sharing stories about farming.
We will be serving healthy locally made snacks and juice to make for a great morning! Ages 2 and up, younger siblings welcome. No registration necessary, please plan to arrive on time.
Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Summertime Wind-Down
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summertime Wind-Down
Thursday, August 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we wrap up summer 2014, let's chat about and share photos of some of the greated moments... From parties to picnics to vacations! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
22
THE GREAT RECYCLE WITH HONEST TEA
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Store
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THE GREAT RECYCLE WITH HONEST TEA
Friday, August 22nd
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Store, FREE
Bring in any glass or plastic bottles to be recycled and
traded in for prizes. The more you bring in, the bigger
the prize!
Wed
27
Summer Preserving Class
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Summer Preserving Class
Wednesday, August 27th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15/person
$15/person – includes instruction and materials for making your own pickles. This class will cover the basics of preserving herbs, fruits and vegetables – part hands on, part demonstration style. The class will conclude with everyone making their own fridge pickles to take home! Please register online at
wholefoodmarketnbk.eventbrite.com
Fri
29
Beer Can Chicken
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store
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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.
Sat
30
HAPPY LABOR DAY FROM WHOLE FOODS MARKET NORTHBROOK!
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store
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HAPPY LABOR DAY FROM WHOLE FOODS MARKET NORTHBROOK!
Saturday, August 30th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store, $1/item
With the school year approaching fast, we are excited to
celebrate the end of summer! We will have delicious treats being cooked up in front of the store. We will have our summer favorites available for $1, from tacos to snow cones to grilled corn – don’t miss out!

Events At Nearby Stores

Easy Weeknight Meals
Sunday, August 31st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, Free

The last thing you want to do after a long day at work is to think about what the family is having for dinner.  Let us share some of our ideas on how to create easy weeknight meals in each of our departments, so you can feel prepared and get ahead of the game!

The last thing you want to do after a long day at work is to think about what the family is having for dinner.  Let us share some of our ideas on how to create easy weeknight meals in each of our

Growing Healthy Kids Campaign
Monday, September 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
At the registers, Donation

Whole Kids Foundation works to improve children’s nutrition by encouraging schools to plant gardens, install salad bars, and educate parents and teachers about healthy eating.  Schools can apply for salad bar grants year round and school garden grants from September 1 - October 31.  For more information about WKF, visit wholekidsfoundation.org

Please support our yearly campaign from September 1 – September 14. 100% of all donations collected go to fund programs.

 

 

Whole Kids Foundation works to improve children’s nutrition by encouraging schools to plant gardens, install salad bars, and educate parents and teachers about healthy eat

Whole Kids Foundation Campaign
Monday, September 1st
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Storewide, Any Donation

Did you know that childhood obesty has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolesents in the past 30 years?*  Help us help our internal non-profit, Whole Kids Foundation in its fight against childhood obesity. We will be holding events all week that will go straight to helping schools with salad bar grants, garden grants and educational opportunities for some of the biggest influencers in a child's life: their teachers! If we work together we CAN make a difference. Please note that 100% of proceeds will go directly to the efforts of this organization-- no administrative fees are taken, ever.  *Source:www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/obesity/facts.htm

Did you know that childhood obesty has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolesents in the past 30 years?*  Help us help our internal non-profit, Whole Kids Foundation in its fight a