June 2013

Tue
04
Canstruction!
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Canstruction!
Tuesday, June 4th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Come see as Whole Foods Market teams up with the Northfield Food Pantry to bring you our very first “Canstruction”! We will design and construct a fantastic, giant-sized, structure made entirely out of canned food that will be up for viewing as a giant art exhibit in our store in June 4th - July 15th! This structure will stand as a reminder that we need to remember people need food every month of the year. Mid-July, the Cansculpture will be decanstructed and all the canned food used in the structure will be donated to the Northfield Food Bank. 

Wed
05
Back to Basics: Picnic Salads!
6:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Back to Basics: Picnic Salads!
Wednesday, June 5th
6:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/person

Let our Healthy Eating Specialist teach you how to create a variety of delicious and nutritious picnic salads! From leafy greens and hearty grains to fresh fruits and vegetables, you are sure to fall in love with one of our many creations! Our Back to Basics classes are geared towards healthier lifestyle choices. Receive a Back to Basics punch card when you attend any of our Back to Basics cooking classes. All classes are $5 each. Attend 5 classes and receive the 6th one for FREE! Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Fri
07
Fridays@FIVE
5:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fridays@FIVE
Friday, June 7th
5:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per person

 

Whole Foods Market Northbrook is pleased to continuation the return of Fridays @ FIVE! This fun $5 event is a great chance to taste new wines and sample perfectly paired foods! Come to our Lifestyle Center every Friday night for three freshly prepared appetizers paired exquisitely with two different wines – for only $5 per person! No registration required – pay at the Brook Bar and enjoy delicious food, great wine, and good times!

Sat
08
Take Flight!
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brook Bar
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Take Flight!
Saturday, June 8th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Brook Bar, $14/person

Stop by our Brook Bar for some Saturday afternoon fun! Choose from a flight of wine, beer, or cocktails paired with a plate of tasty treats all for only $14!

Tue
11
Back to Basics: Fresh Herbs
6:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Back to Basics: Fresh Herbs
Tuesday, June 11th
6:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/person

Come in and let our Events Specialist Sarah teach you about the abundant flavor of fresh herbs. Learn the subtle differences between different herbs as well as the best way to use them. From infusing to marinating to how to store them for the winter, this will be a fantastic class!  Our Back to Basics classes are geared towards healthier lifestyle choices. Receive a Back to Basics punch card when you attend any of our Back to Basics cooking classes. All classes are $5 each. Attend 5 classes and receive the 6th one for FREE! Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Summer Beer Tasting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Summer Beer Tasting
Friday, June 14th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Come join us for our Summer Beer Tasting! There will be a variety of different breweries represented, such a Revolution Brewery, New Belgium, and Laginitus, now being brewed here in Chicago.  Come try some old favorites & find some new discoveries too. This is the perfect way to kick off summer!

Fri
14
Fridays@FIVE
5:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fridays@FIVE
Friday, June 14th
5:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per person

 

Whole Foods Market Northbrook is pleased to continuation the return of Fridays @ FIVE! This fun $5 event is a great chance to taste new wines and sample perfectly paired foods! Come to our Lifestyle Center every Friday night for three freshly prepared appetizers paired exquisitely with two different wines – for only $5 per person! No registration required – pay at the Brook Bar and enjoy delicious food, great wine, and good times!

Sat
15
Glenview Public Library: Cooking Around the World for Teens
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Glenview Public Library
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Glenview Public Library: Cooking Around the World for Teens
Saturday, June 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Glenview Public Library, FREE!

Whole Foods Market Northbrook is proud to sponsor a teen cooking competition, "Cooking Around the World", by preparing an international lunch! Choose between spring rolls (China), or quesadillas (Mexico), enjoy an Italian soda, and make a stuffed croissant (France) dessert to celebrate the Summer Reading Program travel theme at the Glenview Public Library. Class will be taught by Sarah Kurysz of Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Register online at www.glenviewpl.org, by telephone at 847-729-7500 ext, 7600 or visit the Reader Services Desk at the library.

Sat
15
Food Blog Photography
7:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Food Blog Photography
Saturday, June 15th
7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $30/person

Food photography is a fantastic hobby and food blogs are as much fun to write as they are to read. Pairing up with TerraSounds, a local art and music school, we have created a beginners class for the food enthusiast! This hands-on cooking class will cover everything from making a delectable seasonal dish to the fundamentals of great food photography. Customers must bring their own camera, all other materials will be provided. Registration required. Please contact Customer Service (847)205-5353 to reserve your spot!

Sun
16
YOUth Make a Difference 5K Walk/Run
8:00 AM @ Gallery Park
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YOUth Make a Difference 5K Walk/Run
Sunday, June 16th
8:00 AM
Gallery Park, $30/person

The YOUth Make a Difference Run is a 5k race for serious runners and walk/jog for the not so serious. The first 500 registrants get a dri-fit T-Shirt, goodie bag, refreshments, and a raffle ticket.  Proceeds raised benefit the Youth Services, a non-profit organization helping families in Glenview and Northbrook. Come out and enjoy the run/walk through Gallery Park with food, refreshments, and entertainment for all at the finish line! For more information contact,

http://www.ysgn.org/2013_06_16_YOUth5K.html

Sun
16
Father's Day Brunch
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Father's Day Brunch
Sunday, June 16th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, $8.49/lb

For Father’s Day we will be offering a special brunch menu that will be sure to please! Start your Father’s Day off right by bringing the whole family to Whole Foods Market Northbrook for brunch! While you’re here, stop by our bulk department from 11AM-1PM to create the perfect gift for Dad!  Come purchase and paint a grill apron and receive something to make your grilling feast tastier than ever!

 

Tue
18
Parkfest!
6:00 PM @ Village Green
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Parkfest!
Tuesday, June 18th
6:00 PM
Village Green, FREE!

Bring your family and friends with lawn chairs or blankets to the Village Green and enjoy a FREE concert.  Whole Foods Market Northbrook will provide dinner for purchase at 6PM and the concert begins at 7PM.  Enjoy the sounds of “Second Time Around” featuring nine talented musicians performing blues-based hits.

Wed
19
Health Starts Here™ Supper Club: Fire up the Grill!
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Health Starts Here™ Supper Club: Fire up the Grill!
Wednesday, June 19th
6:30 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 five course meal in our Lifestyle Center! Celebrate summer as we show you how to create delicious plant-strong menu items hot off the grill! All recipes are vegan and free of added oil and refined sugar. Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Fri
21
Fridays@FIVE
5:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fridays@FIVE
Friday, June 21st
5:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per person

 

Whole Foods Market Northbrook is pleased to continuation the return of Fridays @ FIVE! This fun $5 event is a great chance to taste new wines and sample perfectly paired foods! Come to our Lifestyle Center every Friday night for three freshly prepared appetizers paired exquisitely with two different wines – for only $5 per person! No registration required – pay at the Brook Bar and enjoy delicious food, great wine, and good times!

Fri
21
Fridays @ FIVE: Grilled Favorites!
5:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fridays @ FIVE: Grilled Favorites!
Friday, June 21st
5:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/person

Come and enjoy our first OUTDOOR Fridays@FIVE! This event will be held in our outdoor cafe, complete with your choice of wine or beer! We will have the grill going and this week's appetizers will all be served hot off the flames! Don't miss out on this and remmeber that we have Fridays@FIVE every week for $5!

Sat
22
Health Starts Here Grillin' & Chillin' Summer Event
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Health Starts Here Grillin' & Chillin' Summer Event
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Stop in for sweet and savory ideas to keep your family on the right track while still enjoying your favorite summer dishes! Visit each department with a Picnic Checklist provided to you and taste items perfect for summer grilling and chilling! Enter to win a mini grill filled with healthy grilling favorites valued at $100! No purchase necessary.

Sat
22
Willow Festival Days
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Willow Festival Days
Saturday, June 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Willow Festival Plaza is excited to bring you a plaza-wide event. There will be grilling, a corn roaster, fresh squeezed juice and lemonade, along with a spectacular tent sale from our Whole Body Department! The other businesses here in our Willow Festival Plaza will also be out in the sunshine with samples and sales. Be sure to stop by!

Tue
25
Demo and Dine Product Tasting: Vegan Snacks
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Demo and Dine Product Tasting: Vegan Snacks
Tuesday, June 25th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Culinary Center, FREE!

Stop by the Cooking Center in our Bulk Department for a FREE product tasting! From vegan cakes and cookies, to kale chips, flax crackers and more come try all the different vegan options Whole Foods Market Northbrook has to offer! 

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
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.

Fri
28
Fridays@FIVE
5:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fridays@FIVE
Friday, June 28th
5:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 per person

 

Whole Foods Market Northbrook is pleased to continuation the return of Fridays @ FIVE! This fun $5 event is a great chance to taste new wines and sample perfectly paired foods! Come to our Lifestyle Center every Friday night for three freshly prepared appetizers paired exquisitely with two different wines – for only $5 per person! No registration required – pay at the Brook Bar and enjoy delicious food, great wine, and good times!

Sat
29
Winnetka Total Fitness Challenge
7:00 AM @ Tower Road Beach/Centennial Park
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Winnetka Total Fitness Challenge
Saturday, June 29th
7:00 AM
Tower Road Beach/Centennial Park, $50/person

Starting at Tower Road Beach (and finishing at Centennial Park), runners will experience running up hills, climbing over walls, crawling through trenches, running in Lake Michigan, running in and out of tires, running up stairs, army crawling through a park, running through sand pits, leaping over hurdles, and more!  At the conclusion there will be a celebration at Centennial Park. Whole Foods Market Northbrook will be providing after race snacks. Contact the Winnetka Park District for more information or visit www.winpark.org/  for more information. 

Events At Nearby Stores

5% Day: Mother's Milk Bank of the Western Great Lakes
Wednesday, August 20th
12:00 AM
Storewide, Free

Come support our 5% Day Community Partner simply by shopping! On Wednesday, August 20th, five percent of all purchases made will go directly to this amazing organization's mission to provide pasturized milk to any baby that does not have access to mother's milk. 

Come support our 5% Day Community Partner simply by shopping!

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Wednesday, August 20th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, Free!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Hello Beauty Truck at Whole Foods Market Evanston South
Wednesday, August 20th
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Evanston South, FREE

Come get glam at Whole Foods Market Evanston South 8/20 11am-6pm! We will have the Hello Beauty Truck here with lots of samples, a beauty bar, and spa refreshments! Bring your gal pals, kids, and anyone looking for a fun time!

 

Hello Beauty Truck

8/20 11am-6pm

Whole Foods Market Evanston South

1111 Chicago Ave

Evanston,IL

60202

 

FREE

Come get glam at Whole Foods Market Evanston South 8/20 11am-6pm! We will have the Hello Beauty Truck here with lots of samples, a beauty bar, and spa refreshments!