August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
03
Summer Grillouts
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Front Parking Lot
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Summer Grillouts
Saturday, August 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front Parking Lot, FREE

Every Saturday this summer from 12pm to 3pm we will be grilling up outside. We will be joined by Coolhaus, Reed's, Fork in the Road, O.N.E. Coconut Water and more! Our weekly menu items will be $1.00 Tacos and a rotating specialty item. That's right, you can choose beef, chicken or vegitrain tacos for $1.00 each! 

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
17
Summer Grillouts
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Front Parking Lot
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Summer Grillouts
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front Parking Lot, FREE

Every Saturday this summer from 12pm to 3pm we will be grilling up outside. We will be joined by Coolhaus, Reed's, Fork in the Road, O.N.E. Coconut Water and more! Our weekly menu items will be $1.00 Tacos and a rotating specialty item. That's right, you can choose beef, chicken or vegitrain tacos for $1.00 each! 

Wed
21
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Vitamix Road Show
Wednesday, August 21st
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

The Vitamix Road Show has returned to Northridge! Come by and pick up your own Vitamix and receive the following at the Whole Foods Market Northridge only: 

-Free bag for fresh product from Underwood Family Farms 
-Extended 8 Year Warranty 
-Two Recipe Books & One Nutrition Book 
-Serrated Knife 
-Cutting Boards and Spatulas

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
24
Summer Grillouts
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Front Parking Lot
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Summer Grillouts
Saturday, August 24th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front Parking Lot, FREE

Every Saturday this summer from 12pm to 3pm we will be grilling up outside. We will be joined by Coolhaus, Reed's, Fork in the Road, O.N.E. Coconut Water and more! Our weekly menu items will be $1.00 Tacos and a rotating specialty item. That's right, you can choose beef, chicken or vegitrain tacos for $1.00 each! 

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
31
Summer Grillouts
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Front Parking Lot
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Summer Grillouts
Saturday, August 31st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front Parking Lot, FREE

Every Saturday this summer from 12pm to 3pm we will be grilling up outside. We will be joined by Coolhaus, Reed's, Fork in the Road, O.N.E. Coconut Water and more! Our weekly menu items will be $1.00 Tacos and a rotating specialty item. That's right, you can choose beef, chicken or vegitrain tacos for $1.00 each! 

Events At Nearby Stores

Gluten Free Recipes for Fall with Julie Ward
Thursday, October 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking at 3rd & Fairfax Demo Kitchen, Free

Gluten-Free is Tasty, Quick and Fun!

Get the inside scoop on what is gluten, how it effects our bodies, and where it's hidden in our foods. Don't despair, food can still be fabulously delicious! Julie Ward will show you how to make gluten-free meals to wow your friends.

About Julie:
Her fondest food memories are from hanging out in Chicago or home at the kitchen table watching, smelling and tasting. Her grandfather was a Pullman porter and cook on the trains until he opened his dental practice. Her grandfather inspires many of her recipes. Her grandfather’s sweet potato biscuits have been recreated as gluten-free goodness.

Julie has a B.S. in Mathematics from Spelman College and a Master’s in Public Policy from University of Southern California.

Seats are first come first served. Please come early if you want to get your preferred seat.
For information email: spffx.marketing@wholefoods.com

Gluten-Free is Tasty, Quick and Fun!

Kid's Club: Pumpkin Painting Party
Sunday, October 26th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wilshire & 5th, $5 donation

Bring your little goblins in to paint and decorate their own pumpkin! Costumes welcomed. $5 donation to Upward Bound House. RSVP only. RSVP at sp.wlb.marketing@wholefoods.com

 

Bring your little goblins in to paint and decorate their own pumpkin! Costumes welcomed. $5 donation to Upward Bound House. RSVP only.

Improved Digestion During the Holiday Season
Tuesday, October 28th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cooking at 3rd & Fairfax Demo Kitchen, Free

Tips for Improved Digestion during the Holiday Season

Many of us find ourselves in a “high sugar / high carb zone” that starts with Halloween and can run through the New Year. Learn easy ways that you can improve your digestion during the holiday season ahead using probiotics, tonic herbs, apple cider vinegar and spices.

Join holistic nutritionist, Chakra Earthsong, the formulator, chief innovator and co-founder of KeVita Sparkling Probiotic Drinks for this exciting one-hour class! Chakra will explain how to calm an irritated gut, activate sluggish digestion and neutralize common seasonal food cravings along with much more!

Tips for Improved Digestion during the Holiday Season