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
Health Starts Here Back to School Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Large, Back Cafe
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Health Starts Here Back to School Fair
Saturday, August 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Large, Back Cafe, FREE

The school year is almost here and what better way to get your kids excited about going back than a fair? We will let YOU do the grading of some delicious Health Starts Here items around the store while also stopping to try different activities including mini yoga classes, face painting, games, and more. After you’re done, show your report card and draw fabulous prizes that are perfect for the first  day of school.

Mon
05
Lunch & Learn: Berries
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learn: Berries
Monday, August 5th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Tatiyana may be out on our maternity leave, but our Lunch & Learn series must go on! Join some of our amazing Team Members as they fill in this summer with some simple, quick, and delicious recipes during our popular lunch time series.

Wed
07
Beer U
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Beer U
Wednesday, August 7th
6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5/Person

There is so much more in that bottle of beer than meets the eye: years of history, science, biology, hard work. Join our resident beer expert, Kim, for Beer University to sample and learn more about the glorious liquid gold.

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.

Mon
12
Lunch & Learn: Garden Fresh
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learn: Garden Fresh
Monday, August 12th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

While Tatiyana is out with her brand new baby boy, our Marketing Guru and Closet Cook, Anna, will be continuing the popular Lunch & Learn series! Join Anna as she fills in this summer with some simple, quick and delicious recipes.

Mon
12
Fueling Athletic Performance
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Fueling Athletic Performance
Monday, August 12th
6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Calling all athletes! Performing at the highest level requires that you to prime your muscle cells properly during training. But what is the best way to optimize strength, power, endurance, and energy from a nutritional standpoint? In this can't miss seminar, Dr. Kyle Goerschler will discuss energy storage and the science behind improving muscle cell output. Join us and come away with the most effective method for fueling your body for athletic performance.

Tue
13
Whole Kids Club - Bubbles
10:00 AM @ Large, Back Cafe
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Whole Kids Club - Bubbles
Tuesday, August 13th
10:00 AM
Large, Back Cafe, FREE

We're bubbling up for joy over our August Whole Kids Club! Join us to learn all things BUBBLES! Make your own homemade bubbles, taste bubble tea and create bubble art! Light snacks will be provided.

Tue
13
Wine & Cheese Club
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Wine & Cheese Club
Tuesday, August 13th
6:30 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
14
Community Giving Day: Woodfield Area Children's Organization
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market - Schaumburg
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Community Giving Day: Woodfield Area Children's Organization
Wednesday, August 14th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market - Schaumburg, FREE

Help us support the Woodfield Area Children's Organization with a 5% Day! Whole Foods Market Schaumburg will donate 5% of our sales on Wednesday, August 14th to help the Woodfield Area Children's Organization accomplish their mission! Learn more about WACO here: http://www.waco4kids.org/

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
Pizza Garden
10:00 AM @ 1675 E. Old Schaumburg Road, Olympic Park Garden Plots
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Pizza Garden
Saturday, August 17th
10:00 AM
1675 E. Old Schaumburg Road, Olympic Park Garden Plots, FREE

Is Pizza your kids' favorite food? Show them there is more behind making pizza than picking up the phone at our interactive Pizza Garden. Our resident Green Thumb, Jen, will be showing kids how we grew all of the ingredients for a delicious pizza. Then, the kids will have a chance to put together their own, fresh pizza creation! At the Educational Garden Plots, 1675 E. Old Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL.

Mon
19
Lunch & Learn: Dinner in 30 Minutes
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learn: Dinner in 30 Minutes
Monday, August 19th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

While Tatiyana is out with her brand new baby boy, our Marketing Guru and Closet Cook, Anna, will be continuing the popular Lunch & Learn series! Join Anna as she fills in this summer with some simple, quick and delicious recipes.

Mon
19
Indian Cooking with Usha
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Indian Cooking with Usha
Monday, August 19th
6:30 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.

Wed
21
Seafood U
6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Seafood U
Wednesday, August 21st
6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

Fishmonger Tim is back and ready to show you how to get over your intimidation of fish on the grill! That great grill flavor that you love so much on your meat, amps up your seafood even more!

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.

Mon
26
Lunch & Learn: Brown Bag Lunches
12:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Lunch & Learn: Brown Bag Lunches
Monday, August 26th
12:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

While Tatiyana is out with her brand new baby boy, our Marketing Guru and Closet Cook, Anna, will be continuing the popular Lunch & Learn series! Join Anna as she fills in this summer with some simple, quick and delicious recipes.

Thu
29
The Wine Next Door
6:00 PM @ Large, Back Cafe
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The Wine Next Door
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM
Large, Back Cafe, $5/Person

How do you picture the Wine Next Door? Innocent, decent, simple, pure? You might want to think twice…some of the most bold, luxurious and provocative wines come from right here in the Midwest. The Wine Next Door tasting celebrates local wineries and local food pairings, for an evening of local discovery.

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Foods Market Kildeer 2nd Anniversary!
Friday, March 6th
12:00 AM
Store-Wide,
It's our 2nd Anniversary, and we want to thank our Customers! We appreciate being a part of our wonderful community. Be on the lookout for a weekend of tastings!
It's our 2nd Anniversary, and we want to thank our Customers! We appreciate being a part of our wonderful community. Be on the lookout for a weekend of tastings!
Swag Bag Surprise
Saturday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store, $25 donation

Saturday, March 7 • 12-3pm while supplies last!
$25 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

We love surprises…that’s why each gift bag contains a gift card of mystery value! We’re packing swag bags full of our favorite products plus a Whole Foods Market gift card. Gift cards start at $5, but one lucky contributor will find a $50 gift card inside! So treat yourself to some swag, and help pave the road to prosperity for people around the world!

Saturday, March 7 • 12-3pm while supplies last!
$25 donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Parmigiano Reggiano Tasting
Saturday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wheaton,

Do you love Parmigiano Reggiano? Today we’ll be showcasing many wonderful recipes that highlight this delicious cheese. 

Do you love Parmigiano Reggiano? Today we’ll be showcasing many wonderful recipes that highlight this delicious cheese.