July 2014

Sun
06
PlantStrong™ Brunch
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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PlantStrong™ Brunch
Sunday, July 6th
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center , $8

If you have been a 28 Day Challenger or just looking for healthier options, this is the brunch for you! Check out our menu in the Whole Lifestyle Center window. Sign up in advance at the Customer Service desk, this brunch fills up quickly!

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Traveling With Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Traveling With Food
Thursday, July 10th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Are we there yet?! Road trips are a quintessential part of summer... And so is the snacking that goes along with it! Join us to chat about how to prepare and pack tasty, healthy nibbles for traveling in the car. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Fri
11
Cherryfest 2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Cherryfest 2014
Friday, July 11th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store-Wide , Free

Take a sweet ride with summer’s sweetest fruit. We’ll be featuring samples of our favorite cherry recipes throughout the store. Don’t miss these delicious and unexpected cherry pairings! 

Sat
12
Sod Room Presents: Babywearing 101
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Sod Room Presents: Babywearing 101
Saturday, July 12th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, Free

Are you interested in Babywearing but not sure how to get started? Are you already wearing your baby bug looking to find a new or better fit for the two of you? Sod Room presents educator and expert Melinda of Babywearing International to bring you Babywearing 101. This class will go over basic safety information, benefits of babywearing for baby and caregivers, and basic carrier types (Mei Tais, Woven Wraps, Stretchy Wraps, Soft Structured Carriers, and Ring Slings/Pouches). Refreshments will be served. Please arrive early to reserve your seat. For more information about Sod Room and Babywearing International, visit www.sodroom.com and www.babywearinginternational.org.

Tue
15
Make & Take: Edible Body Care
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Make & Take: Edible Body Care
Tuesday, July 15th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, $10 (includes all materials)

Join us for a make-and-take class where Jessica & Holley will give you step-by-step instructions for creating your own clean body care products. By the end of the night you will be ready to take home body mist, sea salt scrub, and sugar scrub. Seating is limited, sign up in advance at the Customer Service desk.

Fri
18
Buck a Shuck Oysters
12:00 AM @ Seafood Department
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Buck a Shuck Oysters
Friday, July 18th
12:00 AM
Seafood Department , Free

Go crazy for oysters! Make a perfect summer dinner with our responsibly farmed oysters, and watch as our expert fishmongers shuck your oysters for just a buck a piece. 

Fri
18
Pitchfork Music Festival
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Union Park
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Pitchfork Music Festival
Friday, July 18th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Union Park

Whole Foods Market is happy to be a sponsor of Pitchfork Music Festival again this year. If you’re taking in the sights and sounds, don’t forget the eats. Make a pit stop at the Whole Foods Market tent, where you’ll find fresh fruit and snacks from some of our favorite Midwest suppliers. 

Sat
19
Detox Workshop: Detox Your Life From Inside Out
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Detox Workshop: Detox Your Life From Inside Out
Saturday, July 19th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, $30

Detoxification can restore the body to its natural equilibrium and jump-start you towards optimal health. Healthy Eating Specialists, Jessica and Bonita, will take you through a two-day weekend workshop. We will discuss all facets of detoxification from food to body care to stress reduction. Price includes goodie bag, 2 lunches, and lectures. Seating is limited, sign up in advance at the Customer Service desk

Sun
20
Detox Workshop: Detox Your Life From Inside Out
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Detox Workshop: Detox Your Life From Inside Out
Sunday, July 20th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, $30

Detoxification can restore the body to its natural equilibrium and jump-start you towards optimal health. Healthy Eating Specialists, Jessica and Bonita, will take you through a two-day weekend workshop. We will discuss all facets of detoxification from food to body care to stress reduction. Price includes goodie bag, 2 lunches, and lectures. Seating is limited, sign up in advance at the Customer Service desk.

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Outdoor Celebrating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Outdoor Celebrating
Thursday, July 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It may be really hot, but summertime is the best time of year to host celebrations out of doors. Join us to chat about throwing backyard parties, parkside picnics and porch happy hours that will make everyone happy! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
24
Sip + Savor: PlantStrong™ Wine Pairing Dinner
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Sip + Savor: PlantStrong™ Wine Pairing Dinner
Thursday, July 24th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, $20

Healthy Eating Specialist Jessica and our Wine Expert Simon are teaming up to bring you a Plant-Strong food and wine pairing dinner. Savor five courses of “summer fresh” cuisine while you sip artfully paired wine selections. Seating is limited, sign up in advance at the Customer Service desk. 

Fri
25
Buck a Shuck Oysters
12:00 AM @ Seafood Department
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Buck a Shuck Oysters
Friday, July 25th
12:00 AM
Seafood Department , Free

Go crazy for oysters! Make a perfect summer dinner with our responsibly farmed oysters, and watch as our expert fishmongers shuck your oysters for just a buck a piece. 

Sat
26
Dog Days with One Tail at a Time and The Honeycomb Project
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Dog Days with One Tail at a Time and The Honeycomb Project
Saturday, July 26th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-Wide , Free

Join us for the dog days of summer with our community partners One Tail at a Time, who will be hosting a dog adoption event, to help Chicago’s dogs find a forever home. Our friends from the Honeycomb Project will also be teaching you how to make homemade pet toys at this family-friendly event. We’ll also have hot dogs for a buck, and all proceeds go to One Tail at a Time. 

Mon
28
Movies That Move Us
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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Movies That Move Us
Monday, July 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center , Free

Uncover the truth about health with a monthly series of video clips from our Health Starts Here Doctors. South Loop’s Healthy Eating Specialist Bonita will facilitate a short video discussion and serve a light snack. 

Wed
30
Drink and Draw
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Engine Room
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Drink and Draw
Wednesday, July 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Engine Room, Free to Participate

Draw. Drink. Repeat. Grab your sketchbook and a pint at the Engine Room where we’ll be hosting a monthly drawing night. 

Thu
31
School of Fish: Get your Salmon
6:30 PM @ Whole Lifestyle Center
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School of Fish: Get your Salmon
Thursday, July 31st
6:30 PM
Whole Lifestyle Center, $15

Savor the taste of summer and learn about the delectable types of salmon available this time of year. Our expert fishmongers will plate and prepare three different types of salmon paired with a drink from our Engine Room Bar. Walk away with recipes, new techniques, and a full belly! 

Events At Nearby Stores

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Thursday, July 10th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, Free!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Chair Massage by Sauganash Wellness Center
Thursday, July 10th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, $1/minute

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list! The Sauganash Wellness Center team is back by popular demand to offer a nice treat to your day.  Let them help bring your shoulders back down where they belong with a brief, but effective mini-massage. 

Be sure to add “massage” to your grocery list!

Belgian Craft Beer Tasting
Thursday, July 10th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Specialty,

Jerry Nelson, Founder and Head Brewer from Une Annee, will be in store sampling some of their beers. Une Annee is a Chicago brewery with a focus on Belgian and French styles.

http://uneannee.com/

Jerry Nelson, Founder and Head Brewer from Une Annee, will be in store sampling some of their beers. Une Annee is a Chicago brewery with a focus on Belgian and French styles.