January 2013

Sat
05
New Year Health Fair
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo
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New Year Health Fair
Saturday, January 5th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo, Complimentary

 

 
Start the New Year off right at our store-wide Health Fair! You can speak to a number of vendors about the health benefits of their products, as well as sample items you have never tried before to expand your health palate. Discover new favorites from food to body care!

 

Thu
10
New Year Dollar Deals Day
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo
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New Year Dollar Deals Day
Thursday, January 10th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo, Complimentary

Here’s to your wallet health in 2013! Come in all day and discover $1 Deals in every department! Enjoy old favorites such as cinnamon rolls from our famous bakery or delicious grapefruits & navels for only $1/lb, or discover a new taste like Peppermint Pretzel Crisps (only $1 per bag!). For a $1 lunch, have a slice of cheese pizza, a slider from our Meat Department or shrimp skewers from our Seafood Department, only $1 each! Don’t forget to stop by Whole Body to pick up a stick of 365 Lip Balm for only $1…perfect for the winter weather!

Sat
12
Sustainable El Segundo - Family Energy Day
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Plaza El Segundo, Whole Foods Parking Lot
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Sustainable El Segundo - Family Energy Day
Saturday, January 12th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Plaza El Segundo, Whole Foods Parking Lot, Complimentary

Be a part of a Sustainable El Segundo! Please stop by Family Energy Day (sponsored by NRG Residential Solar Solutions) in the back of our parking lot and enjoy kids activities, free snacks, raffles and giveaways all while learning about alternative energy solutions.

Mon
14
Learn to Shop the Healthy Way with Clinical Nutritionist Alexandra Bwye
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo
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Learn to Shop the Healthy Way with Clinical Nutritionist Alexandra Bwye
Monday, January 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo, Complimentary

 


Look at the grocery store with a new set of eyes this year! 

 

We are kicking off Whole Foods Market’s 14-Day Blast Off (for more details, visit: wholefoodsmarket.com/blastoff) with a Healthy Shopping 101 class. Take a field trip with Clinical Nutritionist, Alexandra Bwye up, down & around the aisles of the store and learn how to shop quicker, easier & healthier. She will show you what things to look for when you want to make changes to your diet, where to find them, and introduce you to new products that can be healthier substitutions you never knew existed!


Tour size is limited, so please RSVP to sppchmarketing@wholefoods.com to reserve a spot!

 

Thu
17
Health Starts Here Dinner & Healthy Eating Panel
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Borracho Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Dinner & Healthy Eating Panel
Thursday, January 17th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Borracho Eating Area, $20 per person

Our Executive Chef and Prepared Foods Department have worked together to prepare a special dinner menu of “small bites” that will let you sample a wide range of Health Starts Here recipes and show you how delicious healthy food can really be! While dining you will enjoy an exciting discussion about how little changes to your plate can lead to big improvements in your health and life! You can engage with our panel of healthy eating experts and learn a bunch of tips and tricks to implement in the New Year. Every guest will walk away with a package of delicious recipes and healthy eating guides. Make it a date!

Tickets are $20/person - Space is limited, so please email sppchmarketing@wholefoods.com to reserve your spot today!

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
Thursday, January 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

How you eat can help elevate your exerise. We'll share ideas, favorite recipes, and more. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation from 6pm - 7pm CST.

Sat
19
Local 101 with Local Foragers, Dwight & Kimberly and Local Supplier Fair
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Borracho Eating Area
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Local 101 with Local Foragers, Dwight & Kimberly and Local Supplier Fair
Saturday, January 19th
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Borracho Eating Area, Complimentary

 


Are you a local artisan? Do you have a great idea for a unique product? If you promised yourself to take steps in the New Year to bring your business idea to life, this is your chance! Join us for Local 101 to get info from Whole Foods Market Local Foragers Dwight & Kimberly on what exactly it takes to get YOUR idea or product into production and onto our shelves! Meet current local suppliers & sample their products at our Local Supplier Fair. Space for the Meet & Greet is limited and will fill up, so please RSVP to sppchmarketing@wholefoods.com to reserve a seat!

 

Sat
19
Free Yoga Class
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Body Department
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Free Yoga Class
Saturday, January 19th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Body Department, Complimentary

 

YogaWorks provides our customers with a complimentary Yoga Class once a month which is held in the Whole Body Department. Nutrition & Fitness go hand in hand, so try something different and perfect your practice right here in the store! Take advantage of this great way to be introduced to yoga as part of your new health plan.

Sun
20
Analyze Your Diet with Clinical Nutritionist, Alexandra Bwye!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo
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Analyze Your Diet with Clinical Nutritionist, Alexandra Bwye!
Sunday, January 20th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Plaza El Segundo, Complimentary

In conjunction with Whole Foods Market’s 14-Day Blast Off (wholefoodsmarket.com/blastoff) We are offering you an exciting opportunity to have a FREE 15 minute consultation with Clinical Nutritionist, Alexandra Bwye (learn more about her @ enlightenprinciple.com). Prior to the consultation you will be given a Health History Form to fill out so that Alexandra can assess what you are currently doing and help you discover a new way of adapting your lifestyle at your own pace to achieve balance, health & wellness. 

Space is very limited so please RSVP in one of the following 3 ways to check time slot availability and reserve your spot:

1) Email sppchmarketing@wholefoods.com 
2) Sign up at the Customer Service Desk
3) Call the store (310) 333-1900 to set your appointment

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Super Foods
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Super Foods
Thursday, January 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

You've heard about "super foods" but what's behind all of the hype? Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to discuss just what super foods are, what they can do for you, and how to get more of them in your diet in tasy ways. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation.

Thu
31
Twitter Chat: Winter Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Entertaining
Thursday, January 31st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

From big game parties to comforting dinners and healthy soirees, winter is a great time for entertaining. Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to swap recipes, ideas, and more. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation.

Events At Nearby Stores

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Night!
Thursday, August 28th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bar Level II , $10/person

Here's your chance to come in and try the Electric Ray Imperial Pilsner (a collaboration with Ballast Point) & the Torpedo Pilsner (a collaboration with Firestone Walker.) Two additional mystery beers will be poured as well! No RSVP necessary. 

Here's your chance to come in and try the Electric Ray Imperial Pilsner (a collaboration with Ballast Point)

Chia, the Small Seed with Big Health Benefits
Thursday, August 28th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Demo Kitchen, Free

Join Holistic Chef Shelley Alexander and learn creative new ways to use this wonderful nutrient-rich superfood.

Shelley Alexander is author of the "Deliciously Holistic" cookbook. She is a certified healing foods specialist, essential oils educator and wellness advocate.

Her passion is to help people transform their lives by learning how to effectively use the power of healing whole foods, essential oils, and holistic lifestyle solutions that get results. Shelley loves to eat and cook with amazing superfoods, and seasonal, locally-grown, organic foods from local farmers’ markets. All of her recipes are easy to prepare and designed to provide specific health benefits to the body. For more information visit: www.aharmonyhealing.com.

Registration required: Please email: spffx.marketing@wholefoods.com

Join Holistic Chef Shelley Alexander and learn creative new ways to use this wonderful nutrient-rich superfood.

David Freleng's Healthy Eating Shadow Puppet Show: The Back to School Edition
Saturday, August 30th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Downstairs behind the Whole Body Dept, $5 (proceeds benefit the Whole Kids Foundation)

It's back to school era-but don't worry-we've got you covered! David is hosting another fun event for both kids and adults alike. He'll be sharing stories and ideas on ways to get your kids to embrace leftovers! Dinner? Done in a flash! Lunch? Forget about it! We've got evrything you need to conquer the school era, healthy-eating style. For more information on David, pelase visit his website at: http://davidfreleng.com/ 

It's back to school era-but don't worry-we've got you covered! David is hosting another fun event for both kids and adults alike.