February 2013

Wed
06
Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
Wednesday, February 6th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Are You Ready For the 28 Day Challenge?

Support your health and wellbeing one forkful at a time!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she leads a 4 class series guiding you through the, The Engine 2 Diet, created by Rip Esselstyn.  Each class, guests will taste Engine 2 recipes, learn healthy cooking techniques, and most importantly teach you the skills to reconfigure your plate and your diet.

 

Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge

Wednesday, February 6th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 13th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 20th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 27th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet.  We strongly recommend that you sign up for the complete 4 class series to get the full benefit.

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Romancing the Food
Thursday, February 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Food and love just seem to go hand-in-hand. Join us from 6pm to 7pm CST as we talk about food that inspires love, showing your love through food, and all things Valentine's Day. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter to share your ideas and inspirations.

Sat
09
Sweet Victory Cookie Decorating Competition
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Patio
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Sweet Victory Cookie Decorating Competition
Saturday, February 9th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Patio, Free

 

10:00 AM Team Member Competition & 11:00 AM Customer Competition

If you have a sweet tooth and know how to use it, then this competition is for you!  We are looking for 6 sugar lovin’ customers to compete in our second annual cookie decorating competition.  Sign up at the customer service desk to reserve your spot.  Each customer will have 15 minutes to perfect their sweet treat.  All decorations (including the cookie) will be provided.   First place winner will receive a $50 Whole Foods Market gift card and all participants will receive an extra sweet gift just for playing. Come and help us judge both competitions- pick up your ballets at the cookie decorating station on the patio.

Tue
12
Engine 2 Block Party
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Around the Store
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Engine 2 Block Party
Tuesday, February 12th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Around the Store, Free

 

Calling all 28 Day Challengers and anyone that wants to taste a selection of Rip Esselstyn’s recipes featured in The Engine 2 Diet.  Each team around the store will create a recipe from the book that features plant-strong and nutrient dense cuisine!  Voting ballots will be given out in the produce department for you to vote for your favorite sample.  The winning team will get to display the trophy in their department for all to see.  No registration necessary, just come on by. 

Tue
12
Sushi 101 for Kids
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Sushi 101 for Kids
Tuesday, February 12th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Per Child

 

Tuesday, February 12th 6:30-7:30 PM ages 6-14 years old, $5/Child

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

Back by popular demand and in honor of Vincent’s letter we will be having a special edition Kid’s Sushi Making Class!  Join our very own in-house sushi company, Genji for a hands-on sushi class.  Bamboo rolling mats, chef hats and sushi 101 handbooks will be provided.  Class will be held in the lifestyle center.  Space is limited.

Wed
13
Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
Wednesday, February 13th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Are You Ready For the 28 Day Challenge?

Support your health and wellbeing one forkful at a time!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she leads a 4 class series guiding you through the, The Engine 2 Diet, created by Rip Esselstyn.  Each class, guests will taste Engine 2 recipes, learn healthy cooking techniques, and most importantly teach you the skills to reconfigure your plate and your diet.

 

Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge

Wednesday, February 6th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 13th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 20th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 27th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet.  We strongly recommend that you sign up for the complete 4 class series to get the full benefit.

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Things We Love
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Things We Love
Thursday, February 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Sunsets, butterfly kisses from a child, a perfectly sweet strawberry. There are so many things love in life. Join us on Twitter from 6pm to 7pm CST as we explore all of the things we love. Follow #wfmdish to share your thoughts. 

Fri
15
Local Artist Celebration: Maria Lentine
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Local Artist Celebration: Maria Lentine
Friday, February 15th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, $5 Donation Per Person

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

Meet our current Wellington Art Society local artist, Maria Lentine, and join us as we celebrate her beautiful paintings that are inspired by colorful floral design.  Participants will enjoy live music, wine and cheese tasting and small bites from our Catering Menu.  One hundred percent of the event entrance fees will benefit the Wellington Art Society Scholarship Fund. Cash donations will also be accepted at the entrance.

Wed
20
Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
Wednesday, February 20th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Are You Ready For the 28 Day Challenge?

Support your health and wellbeing one forkful at a time!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she leads a 4 class series guiding you through the, The Engine 2 Diet, created by Rip Esselstyn.  Each class, guests will taste Engine 2 recipes, learn healthy cooking techniques, and most importantly teach you the skills to reconfigure your plate and your diet.

 

Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge

Wednesday, February 6th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 13th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 20th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 27th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet.  We strongly recommend that you sign up for the complete 4 class series to get the full benefit.

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Food and Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food and Film
Thursday, February 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Join us for a virtual dinner as we talk about the movies. We'll chat about our favorite food moments in film and share recipes inspired by films. Follow #wfmdish on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to join the conversation.

Thu
21
Whole Horse, Whole Rider Discussion 2
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Whole Horse, Whole Rider Discussion 2
Thursday, February 21st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Requested Donation Per Person

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

“Body Awareness for Horse and Rider"

Learn fun simple tips to feel good and balance you and your horse's body.   Join guest panelist, Jean -Pierre Hourdebaigt, author and massage therapist and others, hosted by Mary Ann Simonds and the Whole Horse and Equestrian Science Institute for an interactive panel discussion. 

Fri
22
Mom’s Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Coffee Bar
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Mom’s Morning Escape
Friday, February 22nd
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Coffee Bar, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot. 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
23
Gluten Free Cooking
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Gluten Free Cooking
Saturday, February 23rd
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 Per Person

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

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: Paradise Found Smoothie, Walnut Spread on Cucumber Slices, Gluten-Free Tuna Noodle Casserole with Almonds, and Chocolate Swirl Meringue Cookies.  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.

Tue
26
Saxon Creamery Block Party: Hosted by Cheese maker, Jerry Heimerl
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Around the Store
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Saxon Creamery Block Party: Hosted by Cheese maker, Jerry Heimerl
Tuesday, February 26th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Around the Store, Free

 

Taste your way around the store and enjoy unique recipes and cheese pairings featuring Saxon Creamery limited release cheeses such as; Saxony, Big Ed’s Raw Milk Gouda, Pastures, and Asiago Fresca.  Also, be sure to stop by the Specialty Department to meet and greet 5th generation cheese maker, Jerry Heimerl.  Jerry and his family embrace a strong conservation ethic and fierce commitment to environmental well being where only the milk from their pasture raised cattle is used to make their American original Saxon Classic Cheeses. 

Learn more about the family, farm and cheese here: www.saxoncreamery.com.

No registration necessary, just come on by.

Wed
27
Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Engine 2 - 28 Day Challenge
Wednesday, February 27th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Are You Ready For the 28 Day Challenge?

Support your health and wellbeing one forkful at a time!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Amanda, as she leads a 4 class series guiding you through the, The Engine 2 Diet, created by Rip Esselstyn.  Each class, guests will taste Engine 2 recipes, learn healthy cooking techniques, and most importantly teach you the skills to reconfigure your plate and your diet.

 

Engine 2 – 28 Day Challenge

Wednesday, February 6th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 13th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 20th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Wednesday, February 27th 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Free

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

This revolutionary nutrient-packed action plan was created by Rip Esselstyn, former professional triathlete and firefighter, and author of the bestselling book, The Engine 2 Diet.  We strongly recommend that you sign up for the complete 4 class series to get the full benefit.

Thu
28
Top 10 Holistic Health care tips for Dogs & Cats
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Top 10 Holistic Health care tips for Dogs & Cats
Thursday, February 28th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

 

Pre-Registration Required. Stop by the customer service desk or call 561-904-4000 to reserve your spot.

Join Michael Dym, VMD for an interactive discussion on keeping dogs and cats healthy through a more natural, holistic lifestyle.  Learn healthier alternatives to over-vaccination, nutritionally poor commercial pet foods, and overuse of chemicals and pesticides in our animal companions. Dr Michael Dym has over 21 years of clinical experience in small animal veterinary medicine, and is one of 400 veterinarians trained in classical homeopathy by Richard Pitcairn, DVM, phd.

Events At Nearby Stores

Sailing the Seas of Tea
Tuesday, October 21st
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, $10.00

Tea originated in China as a medicinal drink. The earliest records of tea consumption dates back to the 10th century B.C. After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world.  Join tea connoisseur Jackson Finney and Jimmy our Lifestyle Center Culinary Instructor as they explain the history, reveal the different varieties and demonstrate how to properly brew the perfect cup of tea.

Instructors:  Jackson Finney Prepared Foods Team Member & James Gennaro, Lifestyle Center Culinary Instructor

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Tea originated in China as a medicinal drink. The earliest records of tea consumption dates back to the 10th century B.C.

Smoothie Workshop
Wednesday, October 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Join Food Healing Chef Steve Wood as he journeys through four main areas of health: Pain/Inflammation, Energy, Immune Health and Detoxification and learn about beneficial foods and select supplements that can improve each of these four areas!

Instructor: Steve Wood, Food Healing Chef

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Join Food Healing Chef Steve Wood as he journeys through four main areas of health: Pain/Inflammation, Energy, Immune Health and Detoxification and learn about beneficial foods and select suppleme

My Journey of the American Cheese Society with Tara Harmon
Wednesday, October 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5

Join Tara Harmon, our newest American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional for an evening filled with education, laughter and a delectable 3 region cheese & beer pairing! Tara will share her photos and stories of the ACS journey that brought her to become an official ‘cheesemonger’! A fun evening you want to miss! Class size is limited, please register at Customer Service.

 

Join Tara Harmon, our newest American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional for an evening filled with education, laughter and a delectable 3 region cheese & beer pairing!