January 2013

Sun
06
Swank Table: Farm Style Events
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM @ Swank Farms
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Swank Table: Farm Style Events
Sunday, January 6th
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Swank Farms, $150 per person

 

January 6th, February 10th, March 17th, and April 7th

Swank Farms (part of our Community Supported Agriculture Drop Program) will host five al fresco luncheons on the farm with local and nationally known chefs who will create feasts using fresh picked produce from the farm and ingredients from a Whole Foods Market pantry right before your eyes. Each event will give back to the community by donating a portion of the proceeds to local charities.  Please visit www.swankspecialtyproduce.com/ for event information and tickets.

Sat
12
Health Starts Here Intro to Healthy Eating – Tour & Demonstration
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Health Starts Here Intro to Healthy Eating – Tour & Demonstration
Saturday, January 12th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

New to healthy eating or in need of some fresh ideas to pep up your favorite recipes? Kick the New Year off right by joining our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she shows you how to navigate the grocery aisles to create healthy, flavorful meals utilizing batch cooking techniques and adding color to your plate. 

Wed
16
5% Day Benefitting All ’Bout Children
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Patio
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5% Day Benefitting All ’Bout Children
Wednesday, January 16th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Patio, Free

 

 

Shop for a cause on this special day where 5% of the day’s net sales will be donated to All ‘Bout Children, a local non-profit whose mission is to help the thousands of young children suffering from abuse, neglect, trauma and their families and childcare teachers by providing early interventions and preventive mental health services and training professionals to provide effective therapies. 


Events throughout the day:

9:00-7:00 PM ~ All ‘Bout Children Information Table

11:00-1:30 PM ~ Smoke Master’s Charity Lunch on the Patio ~ Meet our Smoke Master, Chef Dan, and enjoy a selection of smoked meat sandwiches with coleslaw, smoky maple baked beans and a drink for a $5 Donation to All ‘Bout Children

Thu
17
7 Secrets to Raising a Healthy Family
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Lifestyle Center
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7 Secrets to Raising a Healthy Family
Thursday, January 17th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Does your family seem to always get sick?  There are easy, natural ways to help the entire family live a healthier life.  Join Dr. Ian Shtulman as he reviews the secrets to getting well and staying well.

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Fuel Your Exercise
Thursday, January 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

How you eat can help elevate your exerise. We'll share ideas, favorite recipes, and more. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation from 6pm - 7pm CST.

Thu
17
Gluten Free Cooking
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Gluten Free Cooking
Thursday, January 17th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Per Person

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Join Chef Joe in our Lifestyle Center as he demonstrates how to cook gluten free foods that are sure to drive your taste buds wild.  You’ll be tasting: Grilled Fruit with Caramelized Orange Sauce, Potato and Cheddar Soup, and Gluten Free Pasta with White Bean and Gorgonzola Sauce.  NOTE:  Recipes are based on availability of ingredients and may change.  Also, all ingredients used are gluten-free, however, our facility is not certified gluten free.

Sat
19
Health Starts Here Pillar Power Class – Whole Foods, Plant-strong™, Healthy Fats, Nutrient Dense
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Health Starts Here Pillar Power Class – Whole Foods, Plant-strong™, Healthy Fats, Nutrient Dense
Saturday, January 19th
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Join Healthy Eating Specialist Amanda in this info packed class focused on the four pillars of healthy eating. Learn how to ditch processed foods, enhance some of your favorite foods with power packed plant superstars from our produce section, embrace healthy fats, and get more of a nutritional bang for your buck! 

Tue
22
Understanding Fibromyalgia the Natural Way
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Understanding Fibromyalgia the Natural Way
Tuesday, January 22nd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Have you been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia?  Do you have tight, achy muscles that always need rubbing?  Could there be more to this disease?  Make this your healthiest year ever!  Find out the three key factors to fibromyalgia health and revolutionary recommendations for each.  Instructor: Dr. Tim DeCanio, a board certified chiropractic neurologist and renowned speaker.

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: Super Foods
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Super Foods
Thursday, January 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

You've heard about "super foods" but what's behind all of the hype? Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to discuss just what super foods are, what they can do for you, and how to get more of them in your diet in tasy ways. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation.

Thu
24
Whole Horse, Whole Rider Discussion 1
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Whole Horse, Whole Rider Discussion 1
Thursday, January 24th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Donation Per Person

 

Equestrian Science Institute and Wellington Equestrians Present: "Whole Horse, Whole Rider" - a series of talks and discussion on the body, mind and spirit of horses, people & equestrian sports. Facilitated by Mary Ann Simonds, MA (www.maryannsimonds.com) with panel discussions from various equine industry professionals addressing various aspects of our relationships with horses from training and caring for them to riding and keeping them physically and mentally healthy.  For a list of topics and dates scheduled for the series visit: wholefoodsmarket.com and go to Wellington Events.

 

Whole Horse, Whole Rider Discussion 1

Thursday, January 24th 6:30-8:00 PM, $5 Donation Per Person

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk.

“Horse-Rider Relationships - Equestrian Philosophy “What do we believe about horses and their ability to think, feel, make decisions, and stay healthy?  How do our relationships with horses affect performance and our sports? Explore how various professionals apply their beliefs about horses to their care, training and performance. 

Thu
24
Gluten Free Shopping Tour
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Gluten Free Shopping Tour
Thursday, January 24th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk Join Chef Joe for an informative tour of our gluten free products around the store and enjoy samples of Chef Joe’s top picks!  Participants will learn not only where to find these specialty products, but will also have the chance to ask questions about best practices for cooking gluten free meals.  Please meet at the Customer Service Desk for the tour.

Fri
25
Mom’s Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Coffee Bar
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Mom’s Morning Escape
Friday, January 25th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Coffee Bar, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk.  Moms will receive a free coffee or tea, and muffin from the Coffee Bar.  Please check in at the Customer Service desk to pick up your Mom’s Morning Escape Voucher, then make your way to the Coffee Bar for your treats.

*All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Sat
26
Whole Body Fair and Mini- Makeovers!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Around the Store
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Whole Body Fair and Mini- Makeovers!
Saturday, January 26th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Around the Store, Free

 

Want to get healthier?  We can help.  Join us in our Whole Body Department to learn about our vitamins, supplements, body care products and clothing to help you get on the right track.  Enjoy free samples around the department, talk with product spokespeople, enter to win produce gift baskets, free face painting for kids, and free mini-makeovers featuring Gabriel and Zuzu cosmetics – pre-register at the customer service desk for an appointment!  For the rest of the event, just come on by to enjoy. 

Sat
26
Shake it Like a… Kelp Shaker?
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Shake it Like a… Kelp Shaker?
Saturday, January 26th
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Ditch that salt lick once and for all, as we learn about various ways to spice and flavor foods by utilizing techniques from various cultures for adding bold flavors and subtle nuances to your dishes. 

Wed
30
Go Fish for Health
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Go Fish for Health
Wednesday, January 30th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spos It’s no fish tale that a lifestyle based upon the four pillars of healthy eating supports overall health. Join Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, and she discusses healthier ways to prepare seafood while boosting nutrient density and packing in the veggies! 

Wed
30
Engine 2 – 28 Day Practice Drill! Challenge Information Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2 – 28 Day Practice Drill! Challenge Information Class
Wednesday, January 30th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events or stop by the customer service desk

Learn about our upcoming Engine 2 Challenge and how to support your health and wellbeing one forkful at a time!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she leads an introductory class on the 28 day challenge that will have you reconfiguring your plate in no time. This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional tri-athlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet

Wed
30
Savvy Shopper Tour- Cancelled
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Around the Store: Meet at Customer Service Desk
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Savvy Shopper Tour- Cancelled
Wednesday, January 30th
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Around the Store: Meet at Customer Service Desk, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required @ http://a3.acteva.com/orderbooking/go/events

or stop by the customer service desk.

Join us for our budget friendly tour sure to please your family and your wallet! Our experts will show you how to shop our private label, weekly specials and family sized savings. Meet at customer service on the day of the tour.

Thu
31
Twitter Chat: Winter Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Entertaining
Thursday, January 31st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

From big game parties to comforting dinners and healthy soirees, winter is a great time for entertaining. Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to swap recipes, ideas, and more. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to join the conversation.

Events At Nearby Stores

Sizzlin' Summer Sundays
Sunday, September 21st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Outdoor Grilling Oasis,

Join us each Sunday for lunch at our outdoor grill as our teams tantalize your taste buds with their favorite recipes & seasonal offerings!  The menu will vary from week to week, but you can count on trying some amazing burgers, fish tacos, gourmet grilled cheese & more!  Plate lunches priced between $5-$8 each.  

Join us each Sunday for lunch at our outdoor grill as our teams tantalize your taste buds with their favorite recipes & seasonal offerings!

Grill out for Whole Kids Foundation
Sunday, September 21st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Outdoor Patio, $5 per plate

No need to register, just stop by the grill in front of the store! 

We’re grilling out to raise awareness and funds for the awesome work our Whole Kids Foundation is doing. Stop by for a burger, veggie burger or hot dog plus chips and a drink for only $5! All proceeds go to our Whole Kids Foundation. 

No need to register, just stop by the grill in front of the store! 

Meatless Monday
Monday, September 22nd
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free!

Please Pre-Register @ Customer Service or call 561-447-0000
Join us for our monthly series of classes called Meatless Monday. Come and learn all about the four pillars of our Health Starts Here Program.  Abigail, our Healthy Eating Specialist will prepare great meals from our program that do not contain any animal products.  Samples include: Minty Cucumber – Quinoa Salad, Homemade Southwestern Veggie Burgers, and PB&J Bites
Instructor:  Abigail Nagorski, Healthy Eating & Green Mission Specialist

Please Pre-Register @ Customer Service or call 561-447-0000