February 2014

Tue
04
Engine 2: 28 Day Challenge
5:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2: 28 Day Challenge
Tuesday, February 4th
5:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $28

Whole Foods Market® and Engine 2 are on a mission--a mission to help people eat more plants!  Plain and simple, eating Engine 2 style means boosting the amount of plant-based foods in your daily diet. When you fill your body with whole, minimally processed plant foods you’re eating plant-strong® – and that’s one of the secrets to taking control of your health.
The Engine 2 Challenge is a simple, easy-to-follow 28-day plant-strong program that will enable you to see results: healthy cholesterol, healthy weight, healthy blood sugar levels, energy and wellbeing! Classes meet every Tuesday at 5:30pm. Register Here.

Wed
05
Wine and Cheese Club
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Wine and Cheese Club
Wednesday, February 5th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

February is American Heart Month, and what's better for your heart than a little vino? Okay, maybe it isn't the best choice, but it sure helps relieve stress and it tastes good! Join us for a night of tasty wine and delicious cheese. Must be 21 or older to attend. Register Here.

Thu
06
Healthy Living
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Living
Thursday, February 6th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

What is "Health"? A healthy environment, nutrition, exercise, stress management? Come learn about some healthy living topics like: how different color food can have different nutritional benefits, tips for managing stress and much more! Register Here.

Sat
08
The "Heart" of Eating
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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The "Heart" of Eating
Saturday, February 8th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Join Dr. Ric Saguil as he discusses the basics of heart health and teaches you how to make your shopping trip at Whole Foods Market Schaumbug a heart healthy journey.

Mon
10
Rock N' Roll Diner Days
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Schaumburg- Grill
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Rock N' Roll Diner Days
Monday, February 10th
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Schaumburg- Grill, Grill Menu Pricing

Retro date night anyone? Come for a week of classic milkshakes, burgers and other "oldies but goodies"  in our Prepared Foods Department.

Tue
11
Whole Kids Club
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Kids Corner of our Cafe
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Whole Kids Club
Tuesday, February 11th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Kids Corner of our Cafe, Free

Join us for a LOVE-ly morning of Valentine's Day crafts, a heart warming story and some delicious treats with your little one. Register Here.

Wed
12
Progressive Tasting
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Schaumburg
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Progressive Tasting
Wednesday, February 12th
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Schaumburg, Free

Looking for the *perfect* Valentine's Day dinner? Look no further! We have you covered in every department of our store. Taste your way through each course and vote for your favorite for a chance to win a $50 gift card to spice up your Valentine's Day meal!

Thu
13
One Dime At A Time: Bingo Night!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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One Dime At A Time: Bingo Night!
Thursday, February 13th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, $5/Reusable Card, $10/3 Reusable Cards

B-I-N-G-O! Our One Dime at a Time Bingo Night is back! Join us as we raise funds for our Q2 recipient: Whole Planet Foundation. As always, there will be prizes, a dedicated Bingo Night bar menu, drink specials and, of course, a fun-filled evening of  game time.  Just $5/reusable card or $10/3 reusable cards for all night play! All ages welcome. Register Here.

Sat
15
Biggest Loser
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Biggest Loser
Saturday, February 15th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Do you watch the Biggest Loser on TV? Ever wish you could have a chat with some of their nutritionists? Today is your day! Lou Ann Chvatal MS, RD, LDN Registered Dietician from the Biggest Loser Resort will be here showing you some great heart healthy recipes and answering your questions. Register Here.

Wed
19
Whole Planet Foundation Campaign
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Schaumburg
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Whole Planet Foundation Campaign
Wednesday, February 19th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Schaumburg, Any

Join us in supporting our Whole Planet Foundation's mission of alleviating poverty throughout the world. Feburary 19th- March 31st, we will be collecting donations at our registers in hopes of reaching our regional goal of $1 Million to help those in need. For more information on Whole Planet Foundation, visit: www.wholeplanetfoundation.org.

Wed
19
Flirty 40's and Nifty 50's: Preventing Weight Gain in Perimenopausal Women
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Flirty 40's and Nifty 50's: Preventing Weight Gain in Perimenopausal Women
Wednesday, February 19th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Dr. Leta Vaughn from the Suburban Medical Center & Women's Wellness & Rejuvenation will be talking all about hormone fluctuation during menopause and ways you can prevent weight gain through nutrition and movement.Register Here.

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
Thursday, February 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The weather is still cold... How do you eat to keep warm? Join us to share recipes and stories around how and why food is so comforting during the winter months! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
21
Pavilion Fintess: Zumba Party!
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM @ 1000 Wellington Ave, Elk Grove Villiage, IL
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Pavilion Fintess: Zumba Party!
Friday, February 21st
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM
1000 Wellington Ave, Elk Grove Villiage, IL, $5

Ain't no party like a ZUMBA party! Join us as we partner with Elk Grove Park District to dance the night away! Light Latin themed snacks to follow. Please note this class will take place at the Pavilion Multi-Purpose Gym- 1000 Wellington Ave, Elk Grove Villiage, IL. Register at:  https://hotreg.elkgroveparks.org.

Wed
26
Beer University
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Beer University
Wednesday, February 26th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5

Almost time for Mardi Gras! Join Mike from Abita Brewing Company as he takes (and tastes) us through these brews bottled near New Orleans! Register Here.

Thu
27
Seafood University
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Seafood University
Thursday, February 27th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5

There may be plenty of fish in the sea, but only our fish monger Dylan can show you how to make them all taste delicious! Register Here.

Thu
27
One Dime At A Time: Bingo Night!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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One Dime At A Time: Bingo Night!
Thursday, February 27th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, $5/Reusable Card, $10/3 Reusable Cards

B-I-N-G-O! Our One Dime at a Time Bingo Night is back! Join us as we raise funds for our Q2 recipient: Whole Planet Foundation. As always, there will be prizes, a dedicated Bingo Night bar menu, drink specials and, of course, a fun-filled evening of  game time.  Just $5/reusable card or $10/3 reusable cards for all night play! All ages welcome. Register Here.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Food in Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food in Film
Thursday, February 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The biggest awards show of the season is coming up! Join us to chat about this year's favorites as well as the culinary classics of the past. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

 

 

Fri
28
Meat University
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Meat University
Friday, February 28th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Charles is back sharing recipes that are near and dear to his heart, or at least his skillet! Register Here.

Events At Nearby Stores

Learn to Shop Whole Body
Thursday, April 24th
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Willowbrook, FREE

So, you think Whole Foods Market is all about food, right? Well, remember, what you put on your body is as important as what you put in your body. Tucked away inside each of our stores is a section dedicated to helping you look and feel your best, from your hair to your toenails. It’s called Whole Body.

Join Matt from our Whole Body Tour for this informative yet interactive tour.  Find out about our Premium Care Quality Standards, learn how to shop the Whole Body Department and get entered to win free prizes along the way!  And as if that wasn’t enough, Matt will also be giving away free goodies in our reusable bags for each person who joins the tour!  Sign-up at customer service, call 630-655-5000, or sign-up online with Eventbrite:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-how-to-shop-in-whole-body-store-tour-tickets-11047022943

So, you think Whole Foods Market is all about food, right? Well, remember, what you put on your body is as important as what you put in your body.

Health University: Dealing with Allergy Season, Naturally
Thursday, April 24th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
In the Lifestyle Center (upstairs), FREE

Dr. Thor, an expert in the health field, returns for an informative and interactive class about how allergies work and what we can do to influence the process. We’re excited to have Thor Conner, Naturopathic Doctor (and previously one of our fabulous Whole Body team members) here to discuss tools we can use when symptoms occur and other interventions to optimize health. This is information you most likely won’t hear from your doctor. Handouts will be provided.

You must signup/call Customer Service by 4/20 to reserve a space in this class. 630-986-8500

Dr. Thor, an expert in the health field, returns for an informative and interactive class about how allergies work and what we can do to influence the process.

Gluten Free Tour
Thursday, April 24th
6:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Wheaton,

Are you or one of your family members following a Gluten Free Diet? Confused about what products you can safely feed your family? Shelly, our store concierge, will be offering a Gluten Free Tour showcasing Gluten Free products in every department. Just stop by the customer service desk at 1pm to get started!

Are you or one of your family members following a Gluten Free Diet? Confused about what products you can safely feed your family?