March 2014

Sat
01
Good to Know- Taste the best storewide
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Northbrook
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Good to Know- Taste the best storewide
Saturday, March 1st
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Northbrook, FREE!

Taste the best and brightest from each of our departments and learn from the experts in each department why Whole Foods Market Northbrook’s quality is unmatched. Grab a ‘Good to Know’ scavenger hunt and fill it out for a chance to win a cart of groceries worth $200!  

Tue
04
Healthy Eating Demo
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Culinary Corner
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Healthy Eating Demo
Tuesday, March 4th
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Corner, FREE!

Taste a delicious sample prepared by Healthy Eating Specialist Robin and take home the recipe! Every Tuesday in March 12:30-2:30pm

Tue
04
Tour Tuesday
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Customer Service Desk
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Tour Tuesday
Tuesday, March 4th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Customer Service Desk, FREE

Every Tuesday in March 6-7pm

Come by the store for a Health Starts Here healthy eating tour! We will stop by each department, try some healthy samples and learn about all the healthy eating options Whole Foods Market has to offer!

The tour leaves promptly at 6pm from the Customer Service Desk.

Tue
04
Fat Tuesday Beer & Trivia Night
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Fat Tuesday Beer & Trivia Night
Tuesday, March 4th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Brook Bar, $15 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

$15 donation towards Whole Planet Foundation includes a beer with commemorative Whole Planet Foundation pint glass, a basket of creole fries and a slice of king cake!

Join us in true Fat Tuesday fashion at The Brook Bar. We will be here in style with food, drink and trivia! Come solo or as part of a team. For every participant we will add $5 to the grand prize gift card (value starts at $25 maximum value of $200). The more the merrier and the bigger the jackpot!  100% of the proceeds for this event will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation and help invest in a future without poverty.

Thu
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
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.

Fri
07
Fridays @ FIVE!
5:00 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Fridays @ FIVE!
Friday, March 7th
5:00 PM
The Brook Bar, $5/person

Come and celebrate the end of the week with 2 glasses of wine perfectly paired with three appetizers all for only $5! Every Friday and only at Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Pay at The Brook Bar.

Sat
08
Good to Know- Taste the best storewide
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Northbrook
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Good to Know- Taste the best storewide
Saturday, March 8th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Northbrook, FREE!

Taste the best and brightest from each of our departments and learn from the experts in each department why Whole Foods Market Northbrook’s quality is unmatched. Grab a ‘Good to Know’ scavenger hunt and fill it out for a chance to win a cart of groceries worth $200!  

Sat
08
Top Gourmet: Battle of the Teen Chefs
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Top Gourmet: Battle of the Teen Chefs
Saturday, March 8th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Were you born to cook? Chop, slice, and dice your way to victory! Test your competitive cooking skills in a professional kitchen—at Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Demonstrate your culinary prowess with a chance to win great prizes. Register with a team of three or sign up as an individual and we’ll place you on a team.

Spectators welcome— cheer on your favorite team or just watch our chefs battle head-to-head to win the title “Champion of the Kitchen.”

The winning teams recipe will be featured for sale in our Prepared Foods Department

All participants will receive a competition apron.

Please contact Nicole Mills, Teen Librarian, at 847-729-7500 x 2613 or nmills@glenviewpl.org

Tue
11
Healthy Eating Demo
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Culinary Corner
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Healthy Eating Demo
Tuesday, March 11th
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Corner, FREE!

Taste a delicious sample prepared by Healthy Eating Specialist Robin and take home the recipe! Every Tuesday in March 12:30-2:30pm

Tue
11
Tour Tuesday
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Customer Service Desk
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Tour Tuesday
Tuesday, March 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Customer Service Desk, FREE

Every Tuesday in March 6-7pm

Come by the store for a Health Starts Here healthy eating tour! We will stop by each department, try some healthy samples and learn about all the healthy eating options Whole Foods Market has to offer!

The tour leaves promptly at 6pm from the Customer Service Desk.

Wed
12
Storytime and Snacks with Mrs. Schmitt
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ The Lifestyle Center
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Storytime and Snacks with Mrs. Schmitt
Wednesday, March 12th
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
The Lifestyle Center, FREE!

Mrs. Schmitt from the Glenview Public Library will be hosting story time. We will be serving healthy snack and juice to make for a great morning! Ages 3 and up, younger siblings welcome. No registration necessary.

Wed
12
Be Healthy Within Spring Event Lunch at Valley Lo
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ The Valley Lo Club 2200 Tanglewood Dr, Glenview, IL 60025
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Be Healthy Within Spring Event Lunch at Valley Lo
Wednesday, March 12th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Valley Lo Club 2200 Tanglewood Dr, Glenview, IL 60025, $75 per person includes lunch

We have all heard the saying "You are what you eat."  Be Healthy Within recognizes this to be true but also believes it is important to focus on what and how we feel, think and act upon. Join guest speaker Leigh Weinraub for an inspiring lunch. There will be a raffle and all proceeds will benefit The Whole Planet Foundation. This is great opportunity to learn more about the Whole Planet Foundation. Register at www.behealthywithin.com- space is limited! Please direct any questions to Carolyn by e-mailing her carolyn@behealthywithin.com

Thu
13
Test your grains IQ demo
12:00 AM @ Bulk Department
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Test your grains IQ demo
Thursday, March 13th
12:00 AM
Bulk Department, FREE!

Stop by our bulk department to test your grains IQ with Healthy Eating Specilist Robin. Learn about grains, how to cook them, and take home some yummy recipes! 12-2pm and 5-7pm

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Fridays @ FIVE!
5:00 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Fridays @ FIVE!
Friday, March 14th
5:00 PM
The Brook Bar, $5/person

Come and celebrate the end of the week with 2 glasses of wine perfectly paired with three appetizers all for only $5! Every Friday and only at Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Pay at The Brook Bar.

Sun
16
St. Patrick's Day Kids Fair
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ The Lifestyle Center
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St. Patrick's Day Kids Fair
Sunday, March 16th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Lifestyle Center, $5 donation per child

It’s going to be all things green here at Whole Foods Market Northbrook! Come to our Lifestyle Center where you can participate in Shamrock cookie decorating, get your face painted, take our healthy greens quiz and win a fabulous prize, and even taste green smoothies! A fun day for the whole family, not to be missed!

No registration necessary just stop by for the fun!

Mon
17
St. Patrick's Day know your greens demo
12:00 AM @ Produce Department
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St. Patrick's Day know your greens demo
Monday, March 17th
12:00 AM
Produce Department, FREE

Not sure how to cook collards? Stop by our produce department to test your knowledge on everything green with healthy eating specialist Robin! Learn why greens are healthy, how to cook them, and take home some yummy recipes! 12-2pm and 5-7pm

Tue
18
Healthy Eating Demo
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Culinary Corner
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Healthy Eating Demo
Tuesday, March 18th
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Corner, FREE!

Taste a delicious sample prepared by Healthy Eating Specialist Robin and take home the recipe! Every Tuesday in March 12:30-2:30pm

Tue
18
Tour Tuesday
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Customer Service Desk
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Tour Tuesday
Tuesday, March 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Customer Service Desk, FREE

Every Tuesday in March 6-7pm

Come by the store for a Health Starts Here healthy eating tour! We will stop by each department, try some healthy samples and learn about all the healthy eating options Whole Foods Market has to offer!

The tour leaves promptly at 6pm from the Customer Service Desk.

Wed
19
Healthy Weekday MealsTour
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Customer Service Desk
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Healthy Weekday MealsTour
Wednesday, March 19th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Customer Service Desk, FREE!

Join us for an informative store tour that will include samples, shopping lists and recipes to make your weeknight meals healthy and happy! Please meet at the customer service desk promptly at noon.

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
21
Fridays @ FIVE!
5:00 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Fridays @ FIVE!
Friday, March 21st
5:00 PM
The Brook Bar, $5/person

Come and celebrate the end of the week with 2 glasses of wine perfectly paired with three appetizers all for only $5! Every Friday and only at Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Pay at The Brook Bar.

Sat
22
Movie Night- Food Inc.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Lifestyle Center
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Movie Night- Food Inc.
Saturday, March 22nd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Lifestyle Center, FREE!

The documentary film Food, Inc. provides a critical look at the industrialized

nature of our country’s food supply. It explores the relationship between how our

food is produced and human health, workers’ rights, animal welfare, and other

issues.

 

Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353. Snacks provided!

Tue
25
Healthy Eating Demo
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Culinary Corner
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Healthy Eating Demo
Tuesday, March 25th
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Corner, FREE!

Taste a delicious sample prepared by Healthy Eating Specialist Robin and take home the recipe! Every Tuesday in March 12:30-2:30pm

Tue
25
cooking with Dried Goods- a hands on class
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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cooking with Dried Goods- a hands on class
Tuesday, March 25th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $7 per take home meal

This class will cover the basics of, buying, preparing, and serving dried grains, beans and legumes. In addition to a tour of our bulk department you will have to opportunity to taste several of the grains we sell, as well as create take home dishes. We will have two types of dishes you can create: fresh grain dishes ready to eat as well as dried soup and stew mixes. Make both and have healthy, filling meals for this week or the future! Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Tue
25
Tour Tuesday
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Customer Service Desk
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Tour Tuesday
Tuesday, March 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Customer Service Desk, FREE

Every Tuesday in March 6-7pm

Come by the store for a Health Starts Here healthy eating tour! We will stop by each department, try some healthy samples and learn about all the healthy eating options Whole Foods Market has to offer!

The tour leaves promptly at 6pm from the Customer Service Desk.

Wed
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
Wednesday, March 26th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10 per 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! In support of our Whole Planet Foundation Drive, this month we will be featuring plant-strong options from around the world! All recipes are dairy-free, oil-free, and sugar-free. Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
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.

Thu
27
Intro to Cake Decorating- A hands on Class
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Intro to Cake Decorating- A hands on Class
Thursday, March 27th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15 per person

Join us for a fun filled night about the basics of cake decorating! This class is perfect for anyone who has ever been interested in decorating at home, or if you are a veteran looking to brush up on your skills! This class will cover the basics of piping, writing, making flowers and working with fondant. You will leave with 3 of your own cupcake creations as well as recipes and knowledge to replicate everything at home!  Registration required at our Customer Service desk (847)205-5353.

Fri
28
Beer and Trivia Night
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Beer and Trivia Night
Friday, March 28th
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
The Brook Bar, $15 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

$15 donation towards Whole Planet Foundation includes a beer, or non-alcoholic beverage of your choice, with commemorative Whole Planet Foundation pint glass. Trivia will begin promptly at 7:30.
You think you have the best trivia mind around? Join us for an awesome trivia night and prove you deserve the title of trivia master! Come solo or as part of a team. For every participant, we will add $5 to the grand prize gift card. The more the merrier and the bigger the jackpot! Make the night complete by ordering some delicious food from our smokehouse.  100% of the proceeds for this event will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation and help invest in a future without poverty.

Fri
28
Fridays @ FIVE!
5:00 PM @ The Brook Bar
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Fridays @ FIVE!
Friday, March 28th
5:00 PM
The Brook Bar, $5/person

Come and celebrate the end of the week with 2 glasses of wine perfectly paired with three appetizers all for only $5! Every Friday and only at Whole Foods Market Northbrook. Pay at The Brook Bar.

Sat
29
Whole Planet Foundation Kids Fair
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ The Lifestyle Center
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Whole Planet Foundation Kids Fair
Saturday, March 29th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Lifestyle Center, $5 donation per child

Join us in the Lifestyle Center to help end poverty with the Whole Planet Foundation! For small donations you can: tie – dye a shirt, get your face painted, or make a mask.  This foundation gives out microloans to mostly women in poverty stricken areas. The microloans help build business and lift families and communities out of poverty. This event welcomes the young, as well as the young at heart, and 100 % of the proceeds go to the Whole Planet Foundation. No registration necessary. Let’s get creative and help invest in a future without poverty!  Also purchase and enjoy Latin American street food and help celebrate the culture of countries that benefit from the Whole Planet Foundation’s microloans. All proceeds will be donated to the Whole Planet Foundation.

Sat
29
Whole Planet Foundation Silent Auction
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Bulk Department
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Whole Planet Foundation Silent Auction
Saturday, March 29th
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Bulk Department, donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Place a bid on 10 terrific items and classes that Whole Foods Market Northbrook has to offer! Every department will have a fabulous prize to bid on; you won’t want to miss this opportunity! All proceeds go to the Whole Planet Foundation. www.wholeplanetfoundation.org

Sun
30
Latin American Food for The Whole Planet Foundation
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Northbrook
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Latin American Food for The Whole Planet Foundation
Sunday, March 30th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Northbrook, donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Enjoy Latin American street food and help celebrate the culture of countries that benefit from the Whole Planet Foundation’s microloans. All proceeds will be donated to the Whole Planet Foundation. www.wholeplanetfoundation.org

Sun
30
Whole Planet Foundation Silent Auction
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Bulk Department
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Whole Planet Foundation Silent Auction
Sunday, March 30th
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Bulk Department, donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Place a bid on 10 terrific items and classes that Whole Foods Market Northbrook has to offer! Every department will have a fabulous prize to bid on; you won’t want to miss this opportunity! All proceeds go to the Whole Planet Foundation. www.wholeplanetfoundation.org

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday Super Club-Raw Style!
Monday, July 28th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lincoln Park's Cooking Classroom, $20

There is a new trend hitting the streets and people are noticing.  Reserve a seat and dine with like-minded individuals who share a common interest—putting more meals into their body where vegetables are the focus.  We promise, you won’t even know the meat is missing.  No need to be a hard core vegetarian or vegan.  All lifestyles welcome.  Vegan meals available on request only.  Stop by the Red Star Bar before dining and buy an adult beverage to accompany your dinner.

There is a new trend hitting the streets and people are noticing.  Reserve a seat and dine with like-minded individuals who share a common interest—putting more meals into their body where veg

Movies That Move Us
Monday, July 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center , Free

Uncover the truth about health with a monthly series of video clips from our Health Starts Here Doctors. South Loop’s Healthy Eating Specialist Bonita will facilitate a short video discussion and serve a light snack. 

Uncover the truth about health with a monthly series of video clips from our Health Starts Here Doctors.

Chair Massage by Sauganash Wellness Center
Tuesday, July 29th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, $1/minute

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list! The Sauganash Wellness Center team is back by popular demand to offer a nice treat to your day.  Let them help bring your shoulders back down where they belong with a brief, but effective mini-massage. 

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list!