December 2012

Sat
01
Local for the Holidays!
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Local for the Holidays!
Saturday, December 1st
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, Free

 

Local for the Holidays

Saturday, December 1

Come together to share local fare.

10 am Race to Give for Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry: Watch two shoppers race to fill their carts for those in need!

11 am Eggnog Taste Test: Taste the best nog from dairies around the Midwest.

12 - 3 pm  Local Vendor Fair featuring the Steven Cooper Duo: Nosh on treats provided by local Illinois food producers.

Mon
03
Gingerbread Workshop
9:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market - cafe
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Gingerbread Workshop
Monday, December 3rd
9:00 AM
Whole Foods Market - cafe, $19.99 per house kit; kits can be shared.

Grab the kids and sign up for one of our two Gingerbread Workshop sessions - 9:00 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.  Enjoy a holiday continental breakfast as you ice the eaves of edible architecture. House kits can be shared.  Children are asked to attend with a parent or guardian. Reserve your house kit and RSVP by visiting our Customer Service Desk, or call (708) 366-1045. 

Mon
03
Crab Cracking
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Crab Cracking
Monday, December 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, $9.99/lb (Savings of $5 per pound!)

Indulge in wild-caught, never-frozen, fully cooked Dungeness crab!  We'll clean and crack your crab to order, for maximum deliciousness and minimum mess. While your order in prepared, swing by our Holiday Order Table where we'll be sampling selections from our Christmas & New Year's menu. 

Mon
24
Christmas Eve Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Christmas Eve Hours
Monday, December 24th
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, n/a

We're open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.  We will be CLOSED on Christmas Day.  Regular store hours resume December 26, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Events At Nearby Stores

5% DAY: HEARTLAND ANIMAL SHELTER
Wednesday, September 17th
12:00 AM
Store, FREE
Shop all day to help support Heartland Animal Shelter – 5% of the days sales will be donated to Heartland Animal Shelter. Heartland Animal Shelter will be here throughout the day discussing their amazing outreach.
Shop all day to help support Heartland Animal Shelter – 5% of the days sales will be donated to Heartland Animal Shelter.
5% Day: Special Olympics Chicago
Wednesday, September 17th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market, South Loop, Free

Help Inspire Greatness and shop with us on Wednesday, September 17th when we’ll donate 5% of your purchase to Special Olympics Chicago. To learn more about SOC, visit sochicago.org.

Help Inspire Greatness and shop with us on Wednesday, September 17th when we’ll donate 5% of your purchase to Special Olympics Chicago. To learn more about SOC, visit sochicago.org.

Community Support Day to Benefit Norwood Senior Netowrk
Wednesday, September 17th
12:00 AM
Throughout our Store,

Stock up on everything you need and you'll also be improving the lives of seniors in our neighborhood. On this day, we donate 5% of our net sales to The Norwood Seniors Network, a non-profit specializing in care management, in-home caregiving, home-delivered meals and social opportunities for seniors. Learn more at Norwood Seniors.

Stock up on everything you need and you'll also be improving the lives of seniors in our neighborhood.