January 2013

Fri
04
Weekend Seafood Salad Sale
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Robson
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Weekend Seafood Salad Sale
Friday, January 4th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Robson

The store is swimming in savings! (see what I did there?)

Smoked Salmon Salad: $2.99/100g

Smoked Tuna Salad: $4.99/100g

Shrimp Salad: $2.99/100g

Sun
06
Skin Analysis / Make-over!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Skin Analysis / Make-over!
Sunday, January 6th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , Free!

Book your FREE session today!
Sundays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
(by appointment only- call or visit our Whole Body Department)

Make Up Tutorial

Before heading out to your holiday parties, swing by our Whole Body Department and receive:
• A tutorial on the latest make-up colours, techniques, and application
• Have your make-done in store

Skin Analysis

Fight the cold weather, harsh environment, and other daily beatings your skin takes with this analysis. Learn the best products, habits, and foods for your skin!

Jean-Luc
Both events are with our in-house expert Jean-Luc!

Wed
09
Health Screening with Kilian Chiropractic
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Robson
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Health Screening with Kilian Chiropractic
Wednesday, January 9th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Robson , FREE

Find out the state of your back and body with a free Health Screening, plus gets details from our Whole Body Department on how have a healthy happy back!

Wed
09
Wednesday Catch!
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Robson
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Wednesday Catch!
Wednesday, January 9th
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Robson , $1.70/100g

Golden King Crab Clusters: $1.70/100g

Thu
10
5% Day with Sole Food Street Farms
12:00 AM @ Robson
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5% Day with Sole Food Street Farms
Thursday, January 10th
12:00 AM
Robson

5% of net profits from all 4 BC Whole Foods Market stores will be donated to Sole Food Street Farms. Make your shopping dollars make a difference! Learn all about their work here: http://solefoodfarms.com/

Fri
11
One Day Sale: Ground Beef
12:00 AM @ Robson
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One Day Sale: Ground Beef
Friday, January 11th
12:00 AM
Robson , $0.99/100g

Only $.99/100g!

Sat
12
New Year's Resolve- What About Wheat Belly?
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Robson
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New Year's Resolve- What About Wheat Belly?
Saturday, January 12th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Robson , FREE

Low carbohydrate diets continually reinvent themselves and the new Wheat Belly Diet Program is one of the latest. Is there something to this that might make sense for you and your lifestyle? Let’s talk about the role of wheat and other carbs in your diet and how to shift your eating in a way that promotes and sustains weight management.

Where: West End Community Centre finishing with a tour at Whole Foods Market on Robson
Preregister: WECC 604-257-8333 or westendcc@vancouver.ca
 

Led by Victoria Pawlowski

Sat
12
Gordon House Community Kitchen
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ Gordon Neighborhood House
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Gordon House Community Kitchen
Saturday, January 12th
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Gordon Neighborhood House, $5.00

Our community partner Gordon Neighbohood House is having their monthly Community Kitchen! Head over to help create and enjoy a fabulous meal for only $5.00! Ingredients are donated by Whole Foods Market.

Sat
12
Health Fair
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Health Fair
Saturday, January 12th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , FREE

Our store is going to be filled with sampling tables on some of our most pure and amazing products! Come on down and discover our fantastic nutrition bars, skin products, and supplements!

Sun
13
Skin Analysis / Make-over!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Skin Analysis / Make-over!
Sunday, January 13th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , Free!

Book your FREE session today!
Sundays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
(by appointment only- call or visit our Whole Body Department)

Make Up Tutorial

Before heading out to your holiday parties, swing by our Whole Body Department and receive:
• A tutorial on the latest make-up colours, techniques, and application
• Have your make-done in store

Skin Analysis

Fight the cold weather, harsh environment, and other daily beatings your skin takes with this analysis. Learn the best products, habits, and foods for your skin!

Jean-Luc
Both events are with our in-house expert Jean-Luc!

Wed
16
Health Starts Here 28 Day Challenge
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Robson
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Health Starts Here 28 Day Challenge
Wednesday, January 16th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Robson , $30

Health Starts Here 28-Day Challenge
January 16 – February 13
$30 membership fee
100% of the funds collected will be donate to Quest Food Exchange

Want to eat healthy but don’t know where to start? Take the 28-Day Challenge! 

We’ll start you off on your journey with a food journal and pantry starter kit with recipes and weekly meal plans with a focus on plant based, nutrient dense whole foods and healthy fats. We’ll also go on a store tour on show you how to shop and how to read labels. Throughout the month, we’ve organized workshops, cooking classes and group exercise classes to keep you motivated and having fun. Every time you attend one of these events, you’ll be given a raffle ticket. If you complete the 28 day challenge, you’ll be entered to win an assortment of prizes including:

• 1 hour free personal training session anywhere in Vancouver during the month of February with Richard Seymour
• Mum’s Original gift basket
• Lululemon gift card
• Movement Studio gift card
• Kitsilano Semperviva gift card
• Kitsilano YYOGA gift card
• Running Room gift card
• Whole Foods Market gift card


Space is limited; first come first serve. Registration deadline is January 13th.
Register at the customer service desk or speak to the Healthy Eating Specialist at any Vancouver location.

Wed
16
Customer Appreciation Day
12:00 AM @ Robson
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Customer Appreciation Day
Wednesday, January 16th
12:00 AM
Robson , 10% off EVERYTHING!

We love you! We really really love you! 10% off the entire store for our Customer Appreciation Day!

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.

Fri
18
One Day Sale: Stem & Leaf Satsuma
12:00 AM @ Robson
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One Day Sale: Stem & Leaf Satsuma
Friday, January 18th
12:00 AM
Robson , $0.99/lb or $21.99 per case (25 lbs)

Only $0.99/lb or $21.99 for a 25 lb case!

While supplies last.

Fri
18
Seafood Weekender Sale
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Robson
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Seafood Weekender Sale
Friday, January 18th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Robson , $1.19 each

Kusshi Oysters only $1.19 each! Regularly $1.49.

Sun
20
Skin Analysis / Make-over!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Skin Analysis / Make-over!
Sunday, January 20th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , Free!

Book your FREE session today!
Sundays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
(by appointment only- call or visit our Whole Body Department)

Make Up Tutorial

Before heading out to your holiday parties, swing by our Whole Body Department and receive:
• A tutorial on the latest make-up colours, techniques, and application
• Have your make-done in store

Skin Analysis

Fight the cold weather, harsh environment, and other daily beatings your skin takes with this analysis. Learn the best products, habits, and foods for your skin!

Jean-Luc
Both events are with our in-house expert Jean-Luc!

Mon
21
Stanley Park Run Led by Richard Seymour
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Robson
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Stanley Park Run Led by Richard Seymour
Monday, January 21st
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Robson , $2 (Free for those in the 28 Day HSH Challenge)

Keep up with your New Year's Resolutions and 2013 Health Goals by taking a refreshing 45 minute run through Stanley Park! All abilities welcome.

 

Led by personal trainer Richard Seymour who can answer questions, give you tips on training, and advice on how to fuel your body.

 

Meet at Whole Foods Market on Robson at 5:30p and head out for a run through the beautiful Stanley Park- rain or shine! Then head back to the store for a warm drink from our cafe at 6:30p.

 

Free for those in the 28 Day Challenge or $2 for those that aren't. (Proceeds benefit the Gordon Neighborhood House)

Wed
23
Wednesday Catch!
12:00 AM @ Robson
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Wednesday Catch!
Wednesday, January 23rd
12:00 AM
Robson , $3.99/100g

Swordfish! Only $3.99/100g (reg $4.99/100g)


Plus here's a recipe for 'Easy Lemon Swordfish Steaks'

http://wholefoodsmarket.com/recipe/easy-lemon-swordfish-steaks

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.

Fri
25
Seafood Weekender Sale
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Robson
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Seafood Weekender Sale
Friday, January 25th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Robson , $3.49/100g

Snow Crabs are on special for $3.49/100g (reg. $4.99/100g)

Now you can try this recipe for crab chowder!

http://greaterdc.wholefoodsmarketcooking.com/recipes/11576_spicy_corn_and_crab_chowder

Fri
25
One Day Sale: Cereal
12:00 AM @ Robson
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One Day Sale: Cereal
Friday, January 25th
12:00 AM
Robson , 25% off! (exceptions apply)

All packaged hot & cold cereal is 25% off its current price!

Case discounts do not apply, bulk goods, baking supplies, grains, & bakery items are not included

Sat
26
Early Bird Sale: All Supplement Products
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Robson
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Early Bird Sale: All Supplement Products
Saturday, January 26th
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Robson , 20% off

20% off all Supplement Products but only from 8am-12p!

Sat
26
Head & Hand Massages in our Whole Body Department
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Head & Hand Massages in our Whole Body Department
Saturday, January 26th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , $2 (Free for those in the 28 Day HSH Challenge)

Needs some relaxation from the cold weather and daily grind? Head over to our Whole Body Department for a hand or head massage! Harmonie Day Spa experts will be in store using essential oils from our Whole Body Department so you can shop and relax!

 

$2 for a 5 minute hand or head massage. FREE for those participating in the Health Starts Here 28 Day Challenge! (Proceeds benefitting Gordon Neighborhood House)

Sun
27
Skin Analysis / Make-over!
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Robson
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Skin Analysis / Make-over!
Sunday, January 27th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Robson , Free!

Book your FREE session today!
Sundays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
(by appointment only- call or visit our Whole Body Department)

Make Up Tutorial

Before heading out to your holiday parties, swing by our Whole Body Department and receive:
• A tutorial on the latest make-up colours, techniques, and application
• Have your make-done in store

Skin Analysis

Fight the cold weather, harsh environment, and other daily beatings your skin takes with this analysis. Learn the best products, habits, and foods for your skin!

Jean-Luc
Both events are with our in-house expert Jean-Luc!

Mon
28
Vitamix in store!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Robson
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Vitamix in store!
Monday, January 28th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Robson

Get yours in store!:

Trusted by more professional chefs than any other blender to create fresh, flavorful dishes from whole-food ingredients, Vitamix is in a class all its own. These self-cleaning machines allow you to chop, blend, cream, purée, and more—through every course of the meal—with a single appliance. With commercial quality and unsurpassed engineering, you can buy a Vitamix once and have it for life.

  • Coveted by restaurants and professional chefs worldwide
  • Able to make smoothies, soups, frozen desserts, and more
  • Renowned as the world’s most versatile, most durable blender
Wed
30
Wednesday Catch!
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Robson
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Wednesday Catch!
Wednesday, January 30th
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Robson , $5.99 each

Crab Cakes: $5.99 each

Events At Nearby Stores

One day sale! Three bunches of tulips for $10 (30 stems)
Friday, March 6th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Outside the store in the courtyard,

We’ve got the cure for the blahs. Buy a bunch of colourful, fresh-cut tulips and get a big dose of spring. 

 

We’ve got the cure for the blahs.

A Whole Planet Foundation Fundraising Event! Keeping it Wheel
Saturday, March 7th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cafe, across from the coffee bar, $10 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

A taste of everything parmesan in honour of our annual Parmigiano Reggiano cracking event! Lemon parm risotto, cheese scones, parm crisps, caesar salad, Lesley Stowe crackers and a San Pellegrino soda for $10. 

A taste of everything parmesan in honour of our annual Parmigiano Reggiano cracking event!

Let's get crackin!
Saturday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Front of the store,

Saturday, March 7th at noon (PST), we'll be cracking and sampling wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano! Stop by to get a taste of the wheel thing! 

 

Saturday, March 7th at noon (PST), we'll be cracking and sampling wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano! Stop by to get a taste of the wheel thing!