March 2013

Sat
09
Parmagedon: It’s the end of the World Record
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Yorkville
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Parmagedon: It’s the end of the World Record
Saturday, March 9th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Yorkville

Parmagedon: It’s the end of the World Record

We’re shattering the world record! More than 400 wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano will be simultaneously cracked and sampled across all of our stores.  Join us in our official attempt at breaking the current world record with a parm-cracking showdown! Stop by to capture the CRACK, as two Whole Foods Market Specialty Team Members, along side our guest Chef from our neighbors at One Restaurant of The McEwan Group take on the challenge together. Share your photos on Whole Foods Market Yorkville Twitter @YorkvilleWFM and tag #parmcrack for a chance to win a $100 gift card.

Sun
10
Whole Planet Foundation; Whole Trade Treats
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Yorkville
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Whole Planet Foundation; Whole Trade Treats
Sunday, March 10th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Yorkville, $5

Customers giving opportunity around the Globe! Did you know, Whole Foods Market customers are teh top donors of the Whole Planet Foundation, giving more than $15.6 million since 2006. This enables the Foundation to support more than 1.5 million people with the chance for a better life. Join us this afternoon for an opportunity to participate in this amazing campaign. Enjoy live reggae beats from FuZion and enjoy a Whole Trade chocolate bar and East African Blend 12oz coffee for only $5.  100% of the proceeds will go directly to the Whole Planet Foundation. 

Sat
16
Passover & Easter Holiday Menu Tasting
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Yorkville
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Passover & Easter Holiday Menu Tasting
Saturday, March 16th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Yorkville

Celebrate the spring Holiday season by trying some of the tastiest items available from our Easter and Passover Holiday menu! Traditional dishes will be sampled from the Kitchen and Bakery Departments. We've also got some new twists on conventional favourites. Stop in for a taste and place your Holiday order with us.

 

To place your order online today visit www.wholefoodsmarket.com/shop

 

View full menu here:

Passover Menu

Easter Menu

 

Wed
20
Community Support Day; Gilda's Club Greater Toronto
12:00 AM @ Yorkville
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Community Support Day; Gilda's Club Greater Toronto
Wednesday, March 20th
12:00 AM
Yorkville

Community Support Day with Gilda's Club Greater Toronto

Our Community Support Days are a very meaningful way we give back to our community. On this designated day store sales are donated to local non-profit organizations. Today, we celebrate Gilda's Club Greater Toronto. Just by shopping with us today, we will help fund programming that is tailored to support the social and emotional needs of men, women, children and teenagers touched by cancer. To learn more about this courageous and inspirational organization visit them online at www.gildasclubtoronto.org

Fri
22
In Store Professional Knife Sharpening with Sharp My Knife
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Yorkville
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In Store Professional Knife Sharpening with Sharp My Knife
Friday, March 22nd
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yorkville, Prices vary by size of knife

Sharp My Knife is a mobile knife sharpening company serving Metro Toronto. Owner Andrew Hutchinson is a passionate home chef and foodie with years of experience in professional kitchen, so he knows how wonderful (and safe!) it is to work with professionally sharpened knives. No pre-registration required. Please pre-pay for service at the Customer Service Desk

  • Large knives $7
  • Scissors $5
  • Small knives $3 

Plan to shop the aisles or sip a coffee in the cafe as sharpening will take 15-20 minutes. Not able to be in-store that day? Mobile appointments for sharpening can be made online at www.sharpemyknife.com

Sat
23
It's an Eggstravaganza!
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Yorkville
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It's an Eggstravaganza!
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Yorkville

Egghead trivia; at the time of the French Revolution, the French had 685 ways of preparing eggs...we've got a few too!

 

Omelet Brunch Special

11am -1pm

$6.99

Join us for an eggstravaganza omelet brunch event from the Prepared Foods Team! Choose from a variety of ingredients to build the uplimate egg omelet.

 

Kids Club Arts & Crafts Event

1pm-3pm

$5 Registration Fee

Calling all kids! Join us in the cafe for this Easter Bunny approved Kids Club arts & crafts event! We'll be decorating our very own Easter Egg Baskets, 100% of your registration fee will be donated to the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign. To register please call 416-944-0500 or email RSVPYorkville@wholefoods.com

 

*Please note any fee applicable to event must be paid upon registration to secure your space in the class.  Please allow 48 hours notice upon cancellation.

Events At Nearby Stores

Fall Beauty with Mineral Fusion
Tuesday, September 30th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Body department, free

Fashion forward Fall Beauty from your favourite Natural Brands, featuring DermaE and Mineral Fusion! 

Skin care expert Robyn will help you find the right DermaE product for your skin from wash, to tone, to moisturize and Mineral Fusion colour match. Also, any specific skin care concerns can be addressed. 

BONUS- bring a friend with you and both of you will be entered for a chance to WIN a Mineral Fusion gift basket & a $50 Whole Foods Market Gift Card. Complementary drinks and snacks will be served! To register e-mail: mw.mkm.marketing@wholefoods.com

 

One Dime at a Time Kick Off Event
Wednesday, October 1st
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Yonge & Sheppard,

Be sure to stop into the store for the reveal of our FIRST ever One Dime at a Time recipient!  Members of the winning organization will be at the store to thank all our wonderful customers for their supporting votes and we’ll have a special give-away of our reusable better bags throughout the day! Follow us on social media for full details. 

Be sure to stop into the store for the reveal of our FIRST ever One Dime at a Time recipient!

Health Starts Here Recipe Tasting
Wednesday, October 1st
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Yonge & Sheppard,

Whether you’re jump-starting a lifetime of better eating or just looking for a few new ideas, our store has the foods and friendly faces to support you. Stop by the Produce Department each Wednesday afternoon to taste a new, seasonal Health Starts Here® recipe. Grab a recipe card and give it a try at home yourself! 

Whether you’re jump-starting a lifetime of better eating or just looking for a few new ideas, our store has the foods and friendly faces to support you.