May 2013

Sun
05
Venwurst Sundays
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Venwurst Sundays
Sunday, May 5th
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $4.99

Come over to the Smokehouse for a delicious gourmet sausage sandwich!

$4.99 for a Gourmet Sausage Sandwich with Caramelized Onions & Sweet Peppers

$2 Regular or Sweet Potato Fries

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Mom-O-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Calling all Moms! The first 50 Mom’s to stop by our Whole Body Department will get FREE goodies bags. From 11am to 12am, we’re also having a “Mommy-and-Me” yoga class taught by an instructor from Exhale Studios! Plus other sweet samples will be available in Whole Body and throughout the store!

Thu
09
B. Y. O. B.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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B. Y. O. B.
Thursday, May 9th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $5.00

Our Healthy Eating Specialist will discuss the benefits of whole grains while teaching you how to soak, sprout and prepare several different type of grains as well as highlight some plant – based proteins, veggies and oil – free sauces as toppings. You will then be invited to “Build Your Own Bowl”! A quick and easy way to get a nutrient packed meal… in a bowl. $5 per person. Space is limited. Email Kristina.jackson1@wholefoods.com to sign up.

 

Sun
12
Venwurst Sundays
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Venwurst Sundays
Sunday, May 12th
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $4.99

Come over to the Smokehouse for a delicious gourmet sausage sandwich!

$4.99 for a Gourmet Sausage Sandwich with Caramelized Onions & Sweet Peppers

$2 Regular or Sweet Potato Fries

Wed
15
5% Day Benefiting Venice Arts
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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5% Day Benefiting Venice Arts
Wednesday, May 15th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Venice

We’re donating 5% of store sales to Venice Arts on May 15th. Stock up and support this great organization whose programs serve as a catalyst for people of all ages, living in low–income or underrepresented communities, to create and share personal and community stories through photography, film, and multi–media.

Thu
16
Healthy Breakfasts
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Healthy Breakfasts
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Rise and shine with these quick and easy healthy breakfast items. The most important meal of the day, why not start it off right and improve your health and lifestyle. Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson, will whip up smoothies, whole grain cereals, parfaits and superfood puddings sure to supercharge your day. Space is limited. Email Kristina.jackson1@wholefoods.com to sign up.

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
18
Un-Cooking Class with NV-DA
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Un-Cooking Class with NV-DA
Saturday, May 18th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $10.00

NV-DA is a 100% Organic Raw-Vegan Purveyor dedicated to supplying delicious raw-vegan products & services using only top quality locally harvested seasonal fresh produce to Angelenos in an ethical, eco-friendly & sustainable way. Join us for a class discussing the misconceptions around fruit sugars. Space is limited, RSVP to sales@nv-da.com $10 per person

Sat
18
Prosciutto di Parma Consortium 50th Anniversary Celebration
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Prosciutto di Parma Consortium 50th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, May 18th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Join us as we celebrate the first 50 years of the Crown of Prosciutto di Parma! We’ll be sampling recipes with Prosciutto di Parma throughout the store and hosting a wine pairing event at our tasting bar.

Sun
19
Venwurst Sundays
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Venwurst Sundays
Sunday, May 19th
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $4.99

Come over to the Smokehouse for a delicious gourmet sausage sandwich!

$4.99 for a Gourmet Sausage Sandwich with Caramelized Onions & Sweet Peppers

$2 Regular or Sweet Potato Fries

Mon
20
Summer Detox and Slimming
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Summer Detox and Slimming
Monday, May 20th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Join us for a lecture focused on cleansing and detoxing with pro-biotics and organic supplements. Eva Miranda Dougherty, C.T., L.M.T., is a licensed colon therapist and passionate educator with an extensive background in managing digestive health problems naturally.

Thu
23
Healthy Memorial Day Recipes
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market
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Healthy Memorial Day Recipes
Thursday, May 23rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market

Celebrate the season with a fresh take on traditional barbecue fare. Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson, has selected 3 of her favorite recipes to share with you. Come learn how to create these crowd pleasing dishes for your backyard bbq or portable picnic. Menu items include: Pulled BBQ Portabella Sandwiches, Baked Sweet Potato Chips, and Tangy Cabbage Slaw.Space is limited. Email Kristina.jackson1@wholefoods.com to sign up.

Sat
25
Kids Club - EDIBLE GARDEN
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Kids Club - EDIBLE GARDEN
Saturday, May 25th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Venice

This is a chance for kids to be rewarded for playing with their food. They will be guided through our produce department by our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson, as they select and learn about vegetables for their edible garden. They will then learn how to prepare ‘edible soil’ and “plant” their veggies within the soil. Once their farming is complete, they will get to enjoy the ‘veggies’ of their labor.

Space is limited. Email Kristina.jackson1@wholefoods.com to sign up.

Sat
25
Meet the Vet, Pet Adoption Event
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Meet the Vet, Pet Adoption Event
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Chantelle Moffatt-Blue, co-founder of the Animal Wellness Foundation, will be here with some of her rescue organization’s cutest little critters looking for a good home. Technicians, nurses, trainers and receptionists from the Animal Wellness Centers Venice will also be available to answer any pet related questions you may have.

Sun
26
Venwurst Sundays
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Venwurst Sundays
Sunday, May 26th
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $4.99

Come over to the Smokehouse for a delicious gourmet sausage sandwich!

$4.99 for a Gourmet Sausage Sandwich with Caramelized Onions & Sweet Peppers

$2 Regular or Sweet Potato Fries

Thu
30
Dairy-Free Basics
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Dairy-Free Basics
Thursday, May 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Almond milk, coconut yogurt, cashew cheese…yes please!  This class is dedicated to teaching you the basics to creating rich and creamy dairy – free alternatives. Space is limited. Email Kristina.jackson1@wholefoods.com to reserve your space today.

 

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Summer Grillin'
Saturday, July 12th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Front Parking Lot,
Grillin' season has returned! Join us every Saturday from 12-3pm in our parking lot for some great BBQ dishes. Whole Foods Market Northridge is proud to help make summer delicious!

Like us on Facebook to find out what grilled item we will feature each week at www.facebook.com/WFMnorthridge

We love to hear what our customers want to see so leave us a comment with the grilled dish that you want to see and stay tuned...you never know the following week your dish might be featured!
Grillin' season has returned! Join us every Saturday from 12-3pm in our parking lot for some great BBQ dishes. Whole Foods Market Northridge is proud to help make summer delicious!

Live Music Saturdays: The Lemon Kicks
Saturday, July 12th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs at the top of the escalator, Free

Enjoy free music every Saturday night from 5pm-7pm! Tonight's performance features music by the all girls rock band, The Lemon Kicks! To learn more about them, please visit their website & Facebook page at: www.lemonkicks.net  &  www.facebook.com/torrancemusic

Enjo

Colorado Bridge Celebration
Saturday, July 12th
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Colorado Bridge in Pasadena, CA,

We're out in the community and celebrating on the Colorado Bridge!  We'll be selling plates of Grilled Thai Lemongrass Beef/Tofu, Sticky Red Rice and Sweet/Spicy Watermelon Salad and a portion of sales will benefit Pasadena Heritage.  Visit their website for event details and ticket information!

We're out in the community and celebrating on the Colorado Bridge!