January 2014

Mon
06
New Year, New You: Smoothie Class with Dr. Meade
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe
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New Year, New You: Smoothie Class with Dr. Meade
Monday, January 6th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe, FREE

CANCELLED DUE TO SEVER COLD PLEASE SEE THIS EVENTS PAGE, FACEBOOK, IN STORE SIGNAGE, OR DR. MEADE'S MEET UP PAGE FOR A TBA CLASS RESCHEDULING

 

Dr. Adam Meade, of Abundant Health Chiropractic in Willowbrook will be here to help you reclaim your health after the holidays! He’ll demonstrate some of his easy juicing techniques and discuss the nutritional benefits of juicing our fresh fruit and veggies. 

 

This is the first of our NEW YEAR, NEW YOU Healthy Eating opportunities.  If you attend all FOUR events, your name will be entered to win a Vitamix! 

 

You must register online at meetup.com/Juicing-for-Abundant-Health/ to reserve a place at this free meetup.

Thu
09
Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful New Year
Thursday, January 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Many of us start the new year with a variety of resolutions. Join us to learn ways to chart the path to healthy eating! Follow #WFMdish to particpate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
11
New Year, New You: Health Starts Here Passport Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook
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New Year, New You: Health Starts Here Passport Fair
Saturday, January 11th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook, FREE

Looking for ways to make healthy choices in your diet? Stop by Whole Foods Market and taste items throughout the store that are nutrient dense and delicious.  Pick up a passport and visit each department.  Once you reach your final stop, use your passport to enter to win a $50 Basic Pantry Makeover! No need to register for this as it will be an ongoing fair from noon to 3pm on Saturday.

 

Note: This is our second New Year, New You Healthy Eating opportunity!  

Tue
14
New Year, New You, Healthy Shopping & Sampling
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook
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New Year, New You, Healthy Shopping & Sampling
Tuesday, January 14th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook, FREE

Join Dr. Adam Meade for an evening of shopping and sampling of healthy food choices. Learn to shop for better health for You and Your Family! Learn the difference between organic and non-organic, try samples of healthy food choices, and learn to read labels and make healthier decisions!  

 

-Learn to buy food that is Nutritious and Delicious!

-Discover eating strategies to lose weight and detoxify.

-Space is limited to 10!

 

Sign up at: 

http://www.meetup.com/Juicing-for-Abundant-Health/

 

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Staying on Track with Your Health
Thursday, January 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Keeping your resolutions going can be difficult. Join us to share and learn how and where to find the motivation to stay on track with your healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Mon
20
Gluten Free Support Group
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe
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Gluten Free Support Group
Monday, January 20th
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe , FREE

If you have to be gluten free or have opted voluntarily, come join us for our first G-free gathering.  Share resources, discuss favorite brands, and even sample some of our gluten free products.  Join Amy and Mary Jo in the café and begin with a brief intro to what gluten free means before walking the store to point out some of our favorite products! Each recipient will receive a reusable bag with a gluten free sample and our gluten free products list! We will meet every month, so bring ideas for next month’s meeting!  Space is Limited to 20 people. Sign up in store or by calling 630-655-5000

 

Tue
21
Store Tour -All About Value
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook
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Store Tour -All About Value
Tuesday, January 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook

Like to eat your greens and save some green? Join Mary Jo Ramm, our Concierge, for an informative tour of how to shop Whole Foods Market’s values so you save money! Highlights: Whole Deal coupon and recipe guide, weekly specials, weekend deals, Great Buys, and our 365 Everyday Value private label products.  Tour begins at Customer Service and each participant will receive a reusable bag with a $5 gift card to start shopping!  Pre-registration is required.  Space is limited to 10 people. 

 

Sign up in store or by calling Customer Service 630-655-5000

 

Wed
22
How to Thrive with Clean Plant-Based Nutrition by VEGA
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe
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How to Thrive with Clean Plant-Based Nutrition by VEGA
Wednesday, January 22nd
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe, FREE

If you are looking to revamp the way you eat, then check out this class by VEGA.  Consider this your Clean Eating 101 class where you will learn what plant-based nutrition is and the importance of incorporating more of these foods into your diet.  Sign up at our Customer Service desk or call 630-655-5000 

Thu
23
Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Eating
Thursday, January 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As we approach the end of the first month of the new year, join in to share and learn ways to keep things delicious and interesting for your long term healthy eating goals! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Fri
24
Store Tour -All About Value
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook
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Store Tour -All About Value
Friday, January 24th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Willowbrook, FREE

Like to eat your greens and save some green? Join Mary Jo Ramm, our Concierge, for an informative tour of how to shop Whole Foods Market’s values so you save money! Highlights: Whole Deal coupon and recipe guide, weekly specials, weekend deals, Great Buys, and our 365 Everyday Value private label products.  Tour begins at Customer Service and each participant will receive a reusable bag with a $5 gift card to start shopping!  Pre-registration is required.  Space is limited to 10 people. 

Sign up in store or by calling Customer Service at 630-655-5000

Tue
28
New Year, New You: Soups, Salads, Smoothies, and Dessert with Dr. Meade
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe
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New Year, New You: Soups, Salads, Smoothies, and Dessert with Dr. Meade
Tuesday, January 28th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Willowbrook Cafe

 If you are looking to drop some lingering holiday pounds or add more healthy meals to your lifestyle, then this class is designed for you! Join Dr. Meade in our Café and learn how to make some delicious Soups, Salads, Smoothies, and Desserts! They are super easy to prepare...all you need is a knife and a blender. When blending your smoothies and soups, all the fibers of the food are completely broken down before consuming, making all of the nutrition totally bio-available to the body with little digestion required, leaving you feeling energetic and light. This will be the LAST of our FOUR New Year, New You Healthy Eating Classes.  If you attend all four events, your name will be entered to win a Vitamix!

 

• Learn how to make quick and easy recipes!

• Sample the healthiest foods you can eat!

• Learn tips and strategies to keep you on track!

• All Recipes are Gluten, Dairy, and Soy FREE!

 

Sign up at www.meetup.com/Juicing-for-Abundant-Health/

 

 

 

 

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ online
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Twitter Chat: Score With Big Taste
Thursday, January 30th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
online, free

The Big Game is coming up so it's time to start thinking about great game-day grub! Join us to share menu ideas and recipes that are sure to keep everyone happy and full. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Thursday, July 31st
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!

Hello Beauty: DIY BEAUTY MIST
Thursday, July 31st
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Gold Coast,

Its summer in the city! Drop by and make your own body mist to help you stay cool and refreshed as we head into August. First 10 people to sign-up receive a free gift.

Its summer in the city! Drop by and make your own body mist to help you stay cool and refreshed as we head into August. First 10 people to sign-up receive a free gift.

Vega for Your Active Lifestyle
Thursday, July 31st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Sauganash, Free

Join our Event Specialist, Melissa, and Charles Sapienza, a Regional Representative from Vega, at the front of the store as we talk and taste Vega product! Whether you walk the dog, run marathons, or are just on your feet all day at work, come learn how natural products from Vega can encourage healthy active lifestyles.  Space is limited, so please register in advance by emailing melissa.franada@wholefoods.com

Join our Event Specialist, Melissa, and Charles Sapienza, a Regional Representative from Vega, at the front of the store as we talk and taste Vega product!