October 2013

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.

Thu
10
"Recipe Rescue" Cooking Class - Veggie Burger
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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"Recipe Rescue" Cooking Class - Veggie Burger
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, $5

Satisfy your appetite for a great tasting burger with a delicious, nutrient - packed veggie burger recipe. Get in the mix and create your own homemade patty with a variety of whole grains and veggies. A healthier way to enjoy an all – time favorite, without the saturated fats and cholesterol. RSVP to healthy.venice@wholefoods.com. $5 includes materials and recipe.

 

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
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.

Thu
17
"Recipe Rescue" Cooking Class - Brown Rice Risotto
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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"Recipe Rescue" Cooking Class - Brown Rice Risotto
Thursday, October 17th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice, Free

Just in time for Fall, our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson will show you how to make a plant – based risotto that everyone will love. This risotto recipe is rich, creamy and completely dairy-free! With a mixture of healthy fats, whole grains and nutrient – dense vegetables, you’ll see just how good healthy can be. RSVP to healthy.venice@wholefoods.com. FREE.

 

Sun
20
Non-GMO Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Non-GMO Fair
Sunday, October 20th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

We’ve invited our favorite Non-GMO verified suppliers to sample throughout the store. Our teams will also create & sample recipes featuring Non-GMO & Organic ingredients.

Wed
23
DIY Demos - Sushi
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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DIY Demos - Sushi
Wednesday, October 23rd
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

It’s time to rock and roll…Our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson, will be in our store demonstrating in just a few steps, just how easy it is to create your own sushi rolls. Sushi gift packs will be available for purchase.

 

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.

Fri
25
Feel Good About Fair Trade
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Feel Good About Fair Trade
Friday, October 25th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Celebrate with Whole Foods Market as we feature fair trade certified products throughout our store. Learn why we try to source ingredients that are fair trade certified, and find out what exactly that means.

Sat
26
Raw Holiday Desserts
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Raw Holiday Desserts
Saturday, October 26th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

The holidays should be about relaxing and enjoying time with family and friends. Not skimping and counting calories. Forget about the stress of over indulging. With these amazing dessert recipes, you will be able to have your cake, and eat it to…literally. Come learn how to create seasonal ‘cheese’cakes, donuts, and cookies that are refined sugar – free, gluten – free and dairy – free.  Demonstration – style class with Healthy Eating Specialist, Kristina Jackson. RSVP required to healthy.venice@wholefoods.com

Sat
26
Kids Club: Pumpkin Painting and Costume Contest
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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Kids Club: Pumpkin Painting and Costume Contest
Saturday, October 26th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Bring your lil’ foodies in for this fun filled Kids Club! We’ll be painting pumpkins and going on a Trick or Treat tour of the store.

Wed
30
DIY Demos - Nut Milk
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Venice
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DIY Demos - Nut Milk
Wednesday, October 30th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Venice

Ever wanted to learn how to make your own nut milk? Just a few simple steps and ingredients and you will have your own homemade batch of creamy, calcium rich almond milk. Join Kristina Jackson, our Healthy Eating Specialist, for our in-store D.I.Y Demos and learn how you can recreate at home. Gift jars, complete with recipe and materials available for purchase.

Events At Nearby Stores

Belgian Beer Tasting
Thursday, July 10th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bar Level II, $10/person

Jeff Musial will be here to walk us through a great lineup of Belgian beers! Stop by anytime between 6pm & 8pm...no RSVP necessary.

Jeff Musial will be here to walk us through a great lineup of Belgian beers! Stop by anytime between 6pm & 8pm...no RSVP necessary.

A Supercharged Superfoods Summer with Andie Leon
Thursday, July 10th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Free

Andrea's embarked on a life changing path, traveling to the jungles of South America and Asia to studying food and its healing proprieties. In her travels, Andrea learnt many ancient remedies and shamanic rituals that involved herbs, spices, fruits and grains.  Combining that with the life force (chi) that meat provides, if the animals live happy lives, Andrea healed and went on to co-write a book “The Superfood Heroes” how to, Change your life one bite at a time.

For the last three years, Andrea has immersed herself in Culinary Arts and developed over 200 unique recipes involving ingredients like acai powder, maca powder, camu camu, amaranth, pomegrate powder, cocoa nibs, locuma, mesquite, golden berries, etc to keep you lean, youthful, and energized, with a glowing complexion, and in optimal health. This Superfood concept contains all of the vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants found in a raw food diet without having to eliminate delicious and nutrient rich portions of lean meat, chicken and fish. Andrea is a food consultant to improve your health and wellbeing through the power of food and has a food delivery service in Los Angeles.

To register, please email spffx.marketing@wholefoods.com

 

Summer Wine Tastings with Cliff
Thursday, July 10th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
WFM Woodland Hills Patio, $5