October 2013

Thu
03
Gourd-eous Fall Produce Demo
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Demo Station
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Gourd-eous Fall Produce Demo
Thursday, October 3rd
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Demo Station, FREE

As we enter into Autumn, we can begin to enjoy the many winter squashes that are coming into season.  Join Kathleen at the demo station where she’ll make three different dishes featuring the beautiful Fall bounty. 

 

Instructor: Kathleen, Healthy Eating Specialist

Location: Demo Station

Cost: FREE

Thu
03
Twitter Chat: Fall Seasonal Brews
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Fall Seasonal Brews
Thursday, October 3rd
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

With the arrival of fall comes the release of many seasonal craft beers. We'll highlight some of our very favorites and ask you to do the same! Follow #WFMbeer to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Sat
05
E-Waste Event for Hope Services
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Stevens Creek on the Patio
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E-Waste Event for Hope Services
Saturday, October 5th
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Stevens Creek on the Patio, Free

E-Waste Event for HOPE

10 am to 3pm Free

Is your garage and storage filled with obsolete computers, old TVs, broken toasters, and other electronics?   Join us every first Saturday of the month and make space.  According to HOPE Services, “All materials donated will be safely recycled by State approved recycler ECS Recycling, nothing goes overseas, and will be used to create employment opportunities for people with developmental disabilities. Visit www.hopeservices.com for more information.

 

Here is a list of electronic waste that will be accepted:

  • computers
  • monitors
  • computer cables
  • mice
  • keyboards
  • VCRs
  • faxes
  • radios
  • printers
  • telephones
  • televisions
  • CPUs
  • stereos
  • speakers
  • DVD players
  • cell phones
  • recorders

 

Location: Patio

No registration required

Tue
08
Bean Bonanza Hands-on Group-Style Cooking Class
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Culinary Center
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Bean Bonanza Hands-on Group-Style Cooking Class
Tuesday, October 8th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Culinary Center, $15

Buying beans from the bulk section is a great way to save money, reduce packaging waste and control the amount of sodium in your food.  In this hands-on cooking class we’ll cook beans from scratch using a stove-top and pressure cooker method and then use those beans to prepare delicious entrées, spreads and even desserts!

 

Instructor: Kathleen, Healthy Eating Specialist

Location: Culinary Center

Cost: $15

 

Sign up here: https://beanbonanza.eventbrite.com

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 
Thu
17
Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Cooking Demo
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Demo Station
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Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Cooking Demo
Thursday, October 17th
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Demo Station, FREE

Who isn’t looking for new recipes?  This demonstration is perfect for all kinds of gluten-conscious eaters; those new to a gluten-free, dairy-free lifestyle or seasoned veterans looking for inspiration in the kitchen!  Kathleen will be utilizing seasonal Fall produce to make three satisfying and delicious gluten-free dishes. 

 

Instructor: Kathleen, Healthy Eating Specialist

Location: Demo Station

Cost: FREE

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Pumpkin-Palooza
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Pumpkin-Palooza
Thursday, October 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The arrival of pumpkins is a sure sign that fall is officially here. We'll discuss tips, tricks and ideas for enjoying these gorgeous gourds in the kitchen! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
19
SurfSET Fitness Workout Class
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Whole Foods Cafe
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SurfSET Fitness Workout Class
Saturday, October 19th
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Whole Foods Cafe, FREE

Start off your weekend with a full body workout! SurfSET Fitness is a new workout that takes place on a surfboard adhered to a metal frame and tethered to a BOSU ball in order to simulate the instability you would experience in the water. A certified SurfSET Fitness instructor will lead two 30-minute classes in our café area, which will help you tone, strengthen and improve your balance. After the class we’ll enjoy a complimentary breakfast in our Culinary Center and chat about our new workout experience!

Location: Whole Foods Café

Instructor: email Kathleen.Frasco@wholefoods.com for any questions

Cost: FREE

 

We will have two waves of classes:

 

Wave 1: 8:30-9:00am

Wave 2: 9:00-9:30am

 

Both waves will be followed by breakfast

 

Sign up for either wave here: https://surfsetfitness.eventbrite.com

 

 

To learn more about SurfSET Fitness, check out these videos:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTpBycikiHI

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=No0V8wpHTK0



Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
24
28 Day Detox Program with Danette Hayes
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Culinary Center
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28 Day Detox Program with Danette Hayes
Thursday, October 24th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Culinary Center, $23 Per class. Preregistration is required.

28-Day Detox Program

Wednesday, October 24, And Every Thursday from October 30 - November 21

7PM-9PM

$23 per class (4)

Preregistration is required; email instructor Danette Hayes for more information at danette.hayes@yahoo.com

 

This structured and intensive detoxification program begins gradually, and guides you step by step through healthy detoxification, with each week building on the previous week.  These 28 days of cleansing on a cellular level culminate in the body's rebalancing and regenerating, creating vibrant health and wellness. 

 

Classes will provide information for the upcoming detox week, and each week there will be a healthy food preparation demo and sample. Menu items include raw spaghetti and spicy, marinated greens.  There will also be discussion and support for individual progress and problems.  We will make a trip to the Whole Body and the Healthy Eating Center for supplement assistance once the class is over.

 

  • Prep Class: October, 24, 7-9PM
  • Week 1: October 30, 7-9 PM
  • Week 2: November 7, 7-9 PM
  • Week 3: November 14, 7-9 PM
  • Week 4: November 21, 7-9 PM

 

 

Come and discover the tools for a lifetime of vibrant health and longevity -

 

Instructor: Danette Hayes, Holistic  Health Practitioner/Consultant, Holistic Nutritionist, and Raw & living Foodist

Location: Culinary Center

Sat
26
Whole Foods Market Halloween Celebration
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Stevens Creek
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Whole Foods Market Halloween Celebration
Saturday, October 26th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Stevens Creek, Free

We’re celebrating Halloween all around the store!  Come in your costumes and you’ll have the opportunity to trick-or-treat in each department!  We’ll also have a fun story time and Halloween craft activity happening in the Culinary Center.

Wed
30
Healthy Halloween Treats Cooking Demo
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Demo Station
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Healthy Halloween Treats Cooking Demo
Wednesday, October 30th
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Demo Station, FREE

Just because it’s the Halloween season it doesn’t mean you and your family have to fill up on refined sugar and junk food.  Kathleen will be making some festive and healthy treats that you can bring to a Halloween party or make with your kids as a fun activity. 

 

Instructor: Kathleen

Location: Demo Station

Cost: FREE

Wed
30
28 Day Detox Program with Danette Hayes
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Culinary Center
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28 Day Detox Program with Danette Hayes
Wednesday, October 30th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Culinary Center, $23 Per class. Preregistration is required.

28-Day Detox Program

Wednesday, October 24, And Every Thursday from October 30 - November 21

7PM-9PM

$23 per class (4)

Preregistration is required; email instructor Danette Hayes for more information at danette.hayes@yahoo.com

 

This structured and intensive detoxification program begins gradually, and guides you step by step through healthy detoxification, with each week building on the previous week.  These 28 days of cleansing on a cellular level culminate in the body's rebalancing and regenerating, creating vibrant health and wellness. 

 

Classes will provide information for the upcoming detox week, and each week there will be a healthy food preparation demo and sample. Menu items include raw spaghetti and spicy, marinated greens.  There will also be discussion and support for individual progress and problems.  We will make a trip to the Whole Body and the Healthy Eating Center for supplement assistance once the class is over.

 

  • Prep Class: October, 24, 7-9PM
  • Week 1: October 30, 7-9 PM
  • Week 2: November 7, 7-9 PM
  • Week 3: November 14, 7-9 PM
  • Week 4: November 21, 7-9 PM

 

 

Come and discover the tools for a lifetime of vibrant health and longevity -

 

Instructor: Danette Hayes, Holistic  Health Practitioner/Consultant, Holistic Nutritionist, and Raw & living Foodist

Location: Culinary Center

Events At Nearby Stores

VitaMix Road Show 17-20 April from 11am til 7pm
Friday, April 18th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market San Mateo, Varies

Vitamix is back! If you haven’t experienced what a Vitamix can do be sure to come by for a demonstration. Replacing at least 10 kitchen appliances, Vitamix can help you incorporate healthier foods into your family’s diet. 

Don't miss out – these are only sold when the salesman comes in and is not something we keep in stock. You’ll be happy you stopped by!

Speakeasy Tap Takeover
Friday, April 18th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont, Prices vary.

Join us for a Speakeasy Tap Takeover featuring their new lager, Metropolis.

Join us for a Speakeasy Tap Takeover featuring their new lager, Metropolis.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 19th
10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont Tap Alley, Prices vary.

Join us for a breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Enjoy made to order waffles or omelets with two sides for just $7.99. An egg hunt will follow at 11 a.m. Seating is first-come, first-served. For any questions, please email FremontInfo@wholefoods.com.

Join us for a breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Enjoy made to order waffles or omelets with two sides for just $7.99. An egg hunt will follow at 11 a.m. Seating is first-come, first-served.