November 2013

Fri
01
Order Your Thanksgiving Meal Online: Wholefoodsmarket.com/shop
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Wellington
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Order Your Thanksgiving Meal Online: Wholefoodsmarket.com/shop
Friday, November 1st
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wellington

 

or In-Store at Our Holiday Ordering Table 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM Daily

Ordering begins November 1st and ends Sunday, November 24th.  All orders must be picked up by Thursday, November 28th.  All cancellations must be made no less than 24 hours prior to scheduled pick up time.

Sat
02
Sampling Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Sampling Fair
Saturday, November 2nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Enjoy an assortment of samples around the store and enter to win a variety of gift baskets near the customer service desk!

Sun
03
Juice Bar Name Unveiling and Smoothie Tasting
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Juice Bar
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Juice Bar Name Unveiling and Smoothie Tasting
Sunday, November 3rd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Juice Bar, FREE

 

Sunday, November 3rd 11:00-1:00 PM, Free

Join us as we unveil the new name of our juice bar and celebrate our signature of smoothies. Fans will enjoy free samples of our top 5 smoothies, including a special 5th anniversary smoothie created just for the month of November with $1 being donated to the Whole Kids Foundation for the whole month!

Mon
04
Customer Appreciation Dinner
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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Customer Appreciation Dinner
Monday, November 4th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, $5 Donation Per Ticket

 

Monday, November 4th 5:30-7:30 PM, $5 Donation per Ticket

We love our customers and are excited to treat you to a delicious pre-holiday dinner featuring our favorite dishes and a holiday wine tasting.  The menu will include an assortment of items from our Holiday Menu and will be served buffet style in the café with live music to get us in the mood.  Space is Limited. Tickets will be available for purchase at the customer service desk beginning Oct. 28th.  100% of donations will be given to the Palm Beach County Food Bank.

 

Tue
05
Kids Appreciation Day & 5% Day Benefiting Wellington Garden Club’s Youth Programs!
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Kids Appreciation Day & 5% Day Benefiting Wellington Garden Club’s Youth Programs!
Tuesday, November 5th
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

 

Tuesday, November 5th

·         8:00 AM          First 100 customers of the day to check out will receive a reusable bag

·         3:00 PM           First 50 kids will receive a goodie bag beginning at 3:00 PM in the lifestyle center (children must be present to receive a bag)

·         3:00- 4:30        PM Free trail mix station in the lifestyle center

·         5:00 PM           Anniversary Cake cutting and sampling in the café

·         6:00-6:30 PM   “How to make a Vegetable Container Garden” by the Wellington Garden Club

5% of the Day’s Net Sales will be donated to the Wellington Garden Club’s Youth Programs.  Please visit the Wellington Garden Club information table in the produce department 10-7 PM for more information.

Tue
05
The Sushi Stop
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sushi Department
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The Sushi Stop
Tuesday, November 5th
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Sushi Department, FREE

 

Look for Lina in our Prepared Foods Department to taste Genji’s featured sushi prepared fresh daily!  No registration necessary, just stop by during the times below:

Tuesday November 5th 3:00-4:30 PM, Free

Featuring: Cold Noodle Salad with Tofu Edamami

Tuesday, November 19th 3:00-4:30 PM, Free

Featuring: Japanese Chicken Curry.

Thu
07
Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Thanksgiving Success Demystified
Thursday, November 7th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The season for holiday cooking is here! Do you have a plan for Thanksgiving success? We'll be talking about how to plan and prep to ensure your time in the kitchen is simple and stress-free. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
07
HOP-ulent Brews
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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HOP-ulent Brews
Thursday, November 7th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center, FREE

 

Thursday November 7th 6:30-8:00 PM, Free

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

See, smell, and taste the Hop experience and join us for an evening of beer, food pairings, and of course HOPS.  We will taste some of the best U.S. craft examples of pale ales, India pale ales, Imperial IPAs, and other hop-forward specialty beers.

Instructor: Chris Whaley, Brew Specialist

 

 

Fri
08
Local Artist Celebration: Adrianne Hetherington
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center & Cafe
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Local Artist Celebration: Adrianne Hetherington
Friday, November 8th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center & Cafe, $5 donation per person

 

Friday, November 8th, 6:30-8:00 PM, $5 Donation/Person

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

Meet our current Wellington Art Society local artist, Adrianne Hetherington, and join us as we celebrate her beautiful paintings that are displayed in our café. Wine tasting, cheese, and refreshments will be served, with live music. 100% of the event entrance fees will benefit the Wellington Art Society Scholarship Fund. Cash donations will be accepted at the entrance. Held in the café and Lifestyle Center.

Tue
12
Taste of Thanksgiving
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Wide
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Taste of Thanksgiving
Tuesday, November 12th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

 

Tuesday, November 12th 5:30-7:00 PM, Free

Taste your way around the store and enjoy samples from our Thanksgiving Holiday Menu and enter to win an organic turkey at our Holiday Ordering Table!  You are also invited to vote for your favorite sample of the evening by picking up a voting ballot/entry form at our Holiday Ordering Table in the Produce Department.  No registration necessary, just come by! 100% of the event entrance fees will benefit the Wellington Art Society Scholarship Fund. Cash donations will be accepted at the entrance. Held in the café and Lifestyle Center.

 

Thu
14
Twitter Chat: Your Best Meal Ever
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Your Best Meal Ever
Thursday, November 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Have you planned your Thanksgiving menu? Bring your favorite recipes for main dishes, sides and desserts... We'll be sharing ours, too! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
21
Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
Thursday, November 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

No holiday celebration is complete without a few bottles of wine, so join in on the chat to discover our recommendations for the season! Buy a few ahead of time and taste and tweet with us through our favorites. See the list here: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/wine Follow #WFMwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST. 

Fri
29
Mom’s Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Customer Service
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Mom’s Morning Escape
Friday, November 29th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Customer Service, FREE

 

Friday, November 29th 9:00-11:00 AM, Free

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

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. Dr. Laura Valhuerdi of Practical Wellness Solutions, a Chiropractic Physician and Licensed Massage Therapist with a degree in Kinesiology, will be offering free 5 minute chair massages in the back of the café (first come first served).

*All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Events At Nearby Stores

Purple Power!
Friday, August 22nd
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free!

Please Pre-Register @ Customer Service or Call 561.447.0000

Supercharge your summer time treats with Acai! This magnificently purple super food, indigenous to Brazil, is jam packed with ORAC value, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. Come join us for a fun informational session and Acai smoothie extravaganza!

Instructor: Allison Ionescu; Whole Body Department Supplement Specialist

Please Pre-Register @ Customer Service or Call 561.447.0000

Create the Life you’ve Always Imagined with Life Fulfillment Coach Cheryl Fischer
Saturday, August 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, Free

Cheryl will uplift and inspire you with an empowering and educational workshop that will energize you while you relax, and learn how to create the Life you've always imagined. Space is limited, refreshments served. Reservations required.  Please register at the Customer Service Desk, or by calling 561-630-3400.

Cheryl will uplift and inspire you with an empowering and educational workshop that will energize you while you relax, and learn how to create the Life you've always imagined.

Drink a Rainbow - Smoothie Pop Up to Benefit The Whole Kids Foundation
Saturday, August 23rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Produce Department, $5 donation for a 12oz smoothie

We’ll be in the produce department serving up smoothies for a great cause!  Stop by our pop-up smoothie station and choose from a rainbow of fruits and veggies to make your own unique creation!  All proceeds will directly benefit The Whole Kids Foundation.  The Whole Kids Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded by Whole Foods Market in 2011.  The organization’s mission is to improve children’s nutrition by supporting schools and inspiring families.

 

We’ll be in the produce department serving up smoothies for a great cause!  Stop by our pop-up smoothie station and choose from a rainbow of fruits and veggies to make your own unique creation!  A