February 2013

Sat
02
Kids in the Kitchen
10:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Kids in the Kitchen
Saturday, February 2nd
10:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Child

Kids love being in the kitchen almost as much as they love eating, so why not let them mess up someone else's kitchen today while you take care of the grocery shopping? Andrea will be talking with the kids about healthy eating while they're whipping up some delicious foods sure to make their taste buds happy. Ages 8-12 only please.

Wed
06
Beer University
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Beer University
Wednesday, February 6th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Person

There is a lot more in that bottle of beer than meets the eye: years of history, science, biology, hard work. Join us again for Beer University to sample and learn more about the glorious liquid gold. Must be 21+

Thu
07
Savour: 2013 SBA Wine Tasting
6:00 PM @ Schaumburg Corporate Center
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Savour: 2013 SBA Wine Tasting
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM
Schaumburg Corporate Center, $25 (Member) - $35 (Non-Member)

The Schaumburg Business Association and Whole Foods Market Schaumburg are excited to present the Schaumburg’s best food and wine along with the most anticipated networking opportunity in the suburbs. For details and tickets visit www.schaumburgbusiness.com.

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Food and love just seem to go hand-in-hand. Join us from 6pm to 7pm CST as we talk about food that inspires love, showing your love through food, and all things Valentine's Day. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to share your ideas and inspirations.

Mon
11
Lunch & Learns
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learns
Monday, February 11th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Tatiyana, is back for our weekly Lunch & Learn series. Join us in the Lifestyle Center with your lunch to learn about quick healthy recipes and improving your healthy lifestyle. For specific topics, please see the front of the calendar.

Mon
11
Cooking with your Vitamix!
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Cooking with your Vitamix!
Monday, February 11th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Mix up your breakfast, lunch, and dinner with healthy, easy recipes from your Vitamix. From soups to smoothies and sauces to pastries, our Demo Specialist Andrea will show you how to get the most out of your Vitamix (or any other blender).

Tue
12
Whole Kids Club - Legoland
10:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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Whole Kids Club - Legoland
Tuesday, February 12th
10:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Do you have a little builder, a future engineer in your life? Join us for an all ages Whole Kids Club featuring our friends from Legoland and their huge box of legos! All ages are welcome, light snacks will be provided.

Tue
12
Wine & Cheese Club
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Wine & Cheese Club
Tuesday, February 12th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Person

Cheese and wine go hand in hand like Whole Foods Market and Natural products. Join us for a night of expertly crafted cheeses and beautifully paired wines.

Wed
13
Seafood U
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Seafood U
Wednesday, February 13th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Here fishie fishie! Dylan, our incredible fish monger, is back to continue this monthly seafood series. This month, he’ll show you great, healthy, but romantic dinner for two seafood options.

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Things We Love
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Things We Love
Thursday, February 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Sunsets, butterfly kisses from a child, a perfectly sweet strawberry. There are so many things love in life. Join us on Twitter from 6pm to 7pm CST as we explore all of the things we love. Follow #wfmdish to share your thoughts. 

Sat
16
Is a Heart Attack in your Future?
3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Is a Heart Attack in your Future?
Saturday, February 16th
3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Heart surgeons call it the “widow maker”.  A silent attack that kills without warning.  Not limited to overweight couch potatoes-they also hit people who exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.  Jim Fixx, Alberto Salazar both were marathon runners who suffered massive attacks.   Learn how to navigate your medical insurance to find affordable ways to reveal risks and reverse them naturally.   Diet, exercise, community and yoga have been proven to turn around disease.  Dr Saguil reviews his template for keeping patients alive till 90.  Dr Ric is a graduate from Andrew Weil’s fellowship, Deepak Chopra’s teacher program and a board certified Sports Medicine doctor at First Health Associates in Arlington Heights, Illinois.

Sun
17
Weddings at the Winery
11:00 AM @ Lynfred Winery, Roselle, IL
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Weddings at the Winery
Sunday, February 17th
11:00 AM
Lynfred Winery, Roselle, IL

Looking for a unique (and inexpensive) wedding location? Maybe you just want to renew your wedding vows. Either way, this event is perfect for the bride and groom who want to have a special and unique wedding. Each Dream Wedding Includes: Official Ceremony in Lynfred Winery’s Beautiful Cellar, Professional Music, Bridal Bouquet & Grooms Boutonniere, Mini Cake & Cupcakes, Champagne toast for Bride & Groom, Photographer & 1 Free 8 x 10 Photo Print (additional photo packages available). Up to 20 guests. For details and bookings, please contact Anna at 847-585-5807

Mon
18
Lunch & Learns
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learns
Monday, February 18th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Tatiyana, is back for our weekly Lunch & Learn series. Join us in the Lifestyle Center with your lunch to learn about quick healthy recipes and improving your healthy lifestyle. For specific topics, please see the front of the calendar.

Mon
18
Indian Cooking with Usha
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Indian Cooking with Usha
Monday, February 18th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Usha is back and she’s sharing some of her family’s favorite Indian recipes. She’s sure to impress and wow with great flavors, interesting combinations, and fun stories about how her family enjoys these favorites.

Tue
19
Paleo Education
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Paleo Education
Tuesday, February 19th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Living the Paleo lifestyle is more than just eating like a caveman. It's all about incorporating more whole, real, and unprocessed foods into your diet and making sure your plate is mostly nutrient dense veggies. Healthy Eating Specialist Tatiyana will show you how to incorporate some Paleo recipes into your meal plan.

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Food and Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food and Film
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Join us for a virtual dinner as we talk about the movies. We'll chat about our favorite food moments in film and share recipes inspired by films. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to join the conversation.

Fri
22
Save the World with Salsa!
7:00 PM @ Large, Back Cafe
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Save the World with Salsa!
Friday, February 22nd
7:00 PM
Large, Back Cafe, $5/Person

Salsa Dancing that is! Join us for a 30 minute Salsa Lesson from our very own Team Member Jurina followed by 30 minutes of an open dance floor! Beginners, Experts, Couples, Singles, everyone is welcome to cha-cha the night away for a great cause. All proceeds will go to Whole Planet Foundation.

Mon
25
Lunch & Learns
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learns
Monday, February 25th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Tatiyana, is back for our weekly Lunch & Learn series. Join us in the Lifestyle Center with your lunch to learn about quick healthy recipes and improving your healthy lifestyle. For specific topics, please see the front of the calendar.

Wed
27
Tasty Travels: Japan
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Tasty Travels: Japan
Wednesday, February 27th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

With a life expectancy of 82, you have to wonder just what the Japanese are eating to stay so healthy. Demo Specialist Andrea will share some unique  menu items from one of the healthiest countries in the world.

Thu
28
Trivia Night: Whole Planet Foundation Fundraiser
6:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market - Schaumburg
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Trivia Night: Whole Planet Foundation Fundraiser
Thursday, February 28th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market - Schaumburg, $5/Team

Strap on your thinking caps to help us raise funds for the Whole Planet Foundation! Teams of all sizes can prove their pop trivia savvy, drinking great beer and winning awesome prizes. Please sign up teams by calling 847-585-5800. 100% of all teams entries will go to Whole Planet Foundation.

Events At Nearby Stores

Cancer Wellness Center
Wednesday, August 27th
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Deerfield,

Health Starts Here is a mindful approach to healthy eating that’s rooted in simple ways to build better meals.  Join us in the Classroom at Whole Foods Deerfield to learn about this program that takes the guesswork out of choosing the right foods.  Cheri Buell will walk participants through the tools of the program, give a store tour which will demonstrate how a practical in-store guide can help you choose the healthiest foods, and finish with a sampling of some delicious Health Starts Here food options.  The second session will be a cooking demonstration and tasting building on tools learned in the first session.  It is preferred that participants sign up for both sessions.  Space limited to 15 participants, so please register early at the Cancer Wellness Center in Northbrook 847-509-9595 

 

Health Starts Here is a mindful approach to healthy eating that’s rooted in simple ways to build better meals.

Summer Preserving Class
Wednesday, August 27th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $15/person
$15/person – includes instruction and materials for making your own pickles. This class will cover the basics of preserving herbs, fruits and vegetables – part hands on, part demonstration style. The class will conclude with everyone making their own fridge pickles to take home! Please register online at
wholefoodmarketnbk.eventbrite.com
$15/person – includes instruction and materials for making your own pickles.
Whole Body Test Group
Wednesday, August 27th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wheaton,

Are you looking to learn more about proteins, probiotics and digestive enzymes? Throughout the month of August, join us for our Whole Body Test Group. Beginning Wednesday, August 13th and continuing through Wednesday, September 3rd, participants are invited to partake in our test group for Garden of Life. Each week we will explore products from the Garden of Life line that participants will be able to take home with them.

Participants will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. To register for this free weekly event call 630.588.1500.

 

Wednesday, August 13th from 7pm – 8pm

Wednesday, August 20th from 7pm – 8pm

Wednesday, August 27th from 7pm – 8pm

Wednesday, September 3rd from 7pm – 8pm

Are you looking to learn more about proteins, probiotics and digestive enzymes? Throughout the month of August, join us for our Whole Body Test Group.