American Vegan Garden Party
Sunday May 24 2009
AVS Headquarters, Malaga NJ
Outdoor Lunch: Noon, Afternoon Program: 2pm
(Includes a short Annual Membership Meeting/Trustee Election)
Erin Williams will speak on Why Farm Animals Matter. Erin's concern for animals stems from her childhood on a rural Illinois dairy farm. She co-authored the book Why Animals Matter, a comprehensive review of the many ways animals are cruelly utilized. Erin is now communications director for the factory farming campaign of the Humane Society of the United States .
John Bodrog of WhiteWave Foods Company from the nearby Bridgeton NJ Silk® manufacturing plant will talk about modern soymilk production.
Mary K. Lombardi & Friends will be performing live. Mary is a lead vocalist, songwriter, actress, and model. She played the role of "Annie" with The 1st National Touring Company (1979). Mary enthusiastically uses her talents to help animals whenever she can.
Lunch Reservations Deadline: Tuesday, May 19.
Volunteer help welcomed.
Book Room Sale: 11am to 6pm: Books, Videos, DVDs.
Information & Reservations:
American Vegan Society, PO Box 369, 56 & 72 Dinshah Lane, Malaga NJ 08328, www.americanvegan.org, 856-694-2887