August 2013

Thu
01
Health Starts Here Dinner Plate
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Health Starts Here Dinner Plate
Thursday, August 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, $5

Join us for a healthy serving of three Health Starts Here salads, a healthy protien, and a drink for only $5!

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
Italian Wine Tasting with Raffi
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance- Tasting Room
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Italian Wine Tasting with Raffi
Saturday, August 3rd
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance- Tasting Room, $5

Join us for an enchanting Italian Wine Tasting with Master Sommelier Raffi Abadjian. Raffi works in Italy to develop new wines for Whole Foods Market. He travels to the U.S. four times a year to conduct wine tastings and education. His philosophy is to help customers buy an inexpensive good wine rather than an expensive bad wine. No registration necessary. Must be 21 to drink.

Tue
06
Health Starts Here Lunch
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here Lunch
Tuesday, August 6th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5.00
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.

Tue
13
Health Starts Here Lunch
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here Lunch
Tuesday, August 13th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5.00
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.

Fri
16
Store-Wide Avocado Tasting
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Store-Wide Avocado Tasting
Friday, August 16th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, Free

We’ll be sampling recipes all over our store featuring nature’s butter: the Avocado! Take advantage of a great sale on Avocados, and enjoy our Team Members’ creations from 11-1PM in each department.

Tue
20
Health Starts Here Lunch
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here Lunch
Tuesday, August 20th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5.00
Wed
21
Kid's Club Bread & Butter Making
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Kid's Club Bread & Butter Making
Wednesday, August 21st
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, Free

Nothing tastes better than homemade bread and butter! Bring the lil’ ones in for this free kid’s club event where we’ll get to “churn” our own mason jar butter, then enjoy it on fresh baked breads created by the kids! RSVP to TOR.EVENTS@wholefoods.com, by calling (310) 257-8700, or @ Customer Service.

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.

Fri
23
Back to School Easy Meals Class
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Back to School Easy Meals Class
Friday, August 23rd
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, FREE

School is just around the corner, and we have some quick, easy meal ideas for you! Join us for a great FREE class, where we teach you how to pack healthy lunches and create easy dinners for your family. RSVP to TOR.EVENTS@wholefoods.com, by calling (310) 257-8700, or @ Customer Service.

Sat
24
Local Producer Fair
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Local Producer Fair
Saturday, August 24th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, FREE

We'll be highlighting our great LOCAL suppliers from 11-3 with store-wide demos and samples. Many of our suppliers will have seasonal recipe ideas for you. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about our local suppliers and the stories behind their products.

Tue
27
Health Starts Here Lunch
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Prepared Foods
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Health Starts Here Lunch
Tuesday, August 27th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $5.00
Wed
28
Cooking with VEGA Class
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Torrance
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Cooking with VEGA Class
Wednesday, August 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Torrance, Free

Join us for a FREE plant-based class, hosted by VEGA! We’ll be teaching you how to incorporate VEGA’s plant-based protein powders into tasty treats for the ultimate snack, meal, or pre-workout invigorator, just in time for Back To School season! Don’t miss this chance to get right to the source and learn from the pros @ VEGA!” RSVP to TOR.EVENTS@wholefoods.com, by calling (310) 257-8700, or @ Customer Service.

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

Electronics Recycling Event
Saturday, April 19th
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market, Redondo Beach, Complimentary

Electronics Recycling Event

Spring cleaning got you with a pile of unwanted electronics? Stop by the store, we'll be recycling any unwanted electronics. 

Electronics Recycling Event

Fillet with Jose
Saturday, April 19th
11:30 AM
Seafood Department, Free

Ever wondered how the beautiful fish in our seafood department are made ready for you to take home and enjoy? Jose in our seafood department features a fish of the week and gives you a little story behind it with a live filleting demonstration, along with a "made right here" delicious recipe tasting of the featured fish!

 

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Easter Tasting
Saturday, April 19th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, Free

Not sure what to serve up for Easter Dinner? Well, we’ve got you covered! We’re going to taste spring favorites like prosciutto wrapped asparagus, glazed ham, deviled eggs, and much more! Stop in a sample some of our Easter favorites, get recipes, and impress your friends and family. 

Not sure what to serve up for Easter Dinner? Well, we’ve got you covered! We’re going to taste spring favorites like prosciutto wrapped asparagus, glazed ham, deviled eggs, and much more!