Upcoming VSSJ Events
- UPCOMING VSSJ EVENTS:
HOLIDAY POTLUCK* PARTY AT LINDA'S, Saturday December 19, 5pm, Runnemede NJ.
Great food, prizes, and a recycle raffle. (Bring an unwrapped gently used item if you would like to participate in the raffle). RSVP by Thursday December 17: carolyngithens@... or 856-456-1279. Linda is respectfully requesting
that children not be included in this event. American Vegan Society (AVS) will have a selection of the newest vegetarian/vegan books for sale at the potluck dinner. Come with cash, checks,or a credit card and get your holiday shopping done early! And for a delightful shopping experience browse AVS' bulging bookshelves in Malaga NJ. Phone AVS at 856-694-2887 for hours and directions. Save the animals! Give gifts of health and compassionate living.
ANNUAL NEW YEAR'S EVE POTLUCK* PARTY, Thursday December 31, 8pm, Marlton NJ.
Join us for delicious food, games, and prizes. RSVP by Tuesday December 29:
janet@... or 856-596-3269. If participating, please bring a gently used item for our Poker Party Chinese Auction on January 23.
VSSJ BUSINESS MEETING, Friday January 8, 7pm (Dinner: 6:30pm-optional), Whole Foods Market, 940, Rt 73, Marlton NJ 08053, Store Phone: 856-797-1115. Anyone interested in becoming involved with our group is welcome to attend. In addition to other matters, we will be planning the VSSJ 25th Anniversary Celebration. For more info: carolyngithens@... or 856-456-1279.
POKER POTLUCK* PARTY, Saturday January 23, 4pm. (Snow date: Sat. January 30), Pemberton NJ. Play poker, enjoy great food, and participate in our Chinese Auction. Please RSVP by Thursday January 21: lorrainebal@... or 609-726-1040. Lorraine is respectfully requesting that children not be included in this event.
VEGETARIAN COOKING CLASSES Wednesdays Jan 27 - Mar 17; 7-9pm, Gloucester City High School Community Education, 1300 Market St (Classroom C24), Gloucester City NJ. Learn to cook low fat, healthy, and economical vegetarian meals. Find out how to get protein and calcium from vegetables, grains, and legumes using no dairy products or eggs. Call 856-456-4250 x2153 to register.
*Potluck Guidelines: Each individual in your party (with the exception of children under 12) brings a dish to share that will feed at least 6 people. We request vegan (No dairy, eggs, gelatin or honey) dishes so that all types of vegetarians may enjoy the food. Please bring your recipe (or list of ingredients). Contact Myrna at 1-877-www-vssj for additional info. Check your e-mail on day of event for possibility of cancellation.
- HOLIDAY PIZZA PARTY, Saturday December 11, 5pm, Pemberton Borough NJ. All food will be provided. Pizza by Blackbird Pizzeria (all vegan), plus salad, snacks, desserts, and beverages. Fun, Games, and Door Prizes! Optional: GROATS (Get Rid Of All This Stuff) Exchange. Please bring gently used items for trading if you wish to participate. Lorraine & Steve, the hosts, are respectfully requesting that children not be included in this event. $10 members, $15 non-members. RSVP required by Thursday December 9 at 7pm: lorrainebal@...
VSSJ BUSINESS MEETING, Tuesday December 14, 7pm, (Dinner: 6:30pm-optional),
Pho Eden, 1900 Greentree Rd, (Springdale Shopping Center) Cherry Hill NJ 08003,
(856) 424-0075. For more info: carolyngithens@...
ANNUAL VSSJ NEW YEAR'S EVE POTLUCK* PARTY, Friday December 31, 9pm, Runnemede NJ. Linda, the hostess, will provide beverages and is respectfully requesting that children not be included in this event. Optional: Gift Drive for Shelter Animals. RSVP:lindavholisticliving@....
ANNUAL VEGETARIAN NEIGHBORS/VSSJ CHILDREN'S POTLUCK* PARTY, Sunday January 9, 4-6:30pm, Newfield Terrace Community Center, 126 New Jersey Ave, Newfield NJ 08344. Songs & dances with DJ Jerry LoPresti. Other activities will include crafts, games, and a potluck meal. Contact loismdinshah@... to volunteer.
CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION DINNER, Saturday February 5, 7pm, Green House Restaurant, 655 Haddon Ave, Collingswood NJ (Across from WaWa Food Market). Restaurant phone: 856-854-0896. View menu at www.655greenhouse.com. Door prizes! $22.50 members/$25.00 non-members. Includes soup, 2 appetizers, and 4 entrees
family style, gratuity, and tax. Please sign up at www.vssj.com by Thursday February 3 to reserve this price. After Feb 3, the price will be $25 members/$28 non-members. Call 856-596-3269 to check if space is available. Snow date: Saturday February 12. RSVP: lorrainebal@...
ANNUAL VEGETARIAN NEIGHBORS/VSSJ SOUP POTLUCK*, Sunday February 13, (Time TBA), Newfield Terrace Community Center, 126 New Jersey Ave, Newfield NJ. Soup cookbooks will be for sale. Snow date: Sunday February 20. RSVP: loismdinshah@....
VSSJ 25th ANNIVERSARY, October 2011. Location TBA. Vegan Food, Entertainment, Speakers, and More! Details to follow. Volunteers needed. For more info: janet@...
Each individual in your party (except children under 12) brings a vegetarian** dish to share that will feed at least 6 people (vegan*** dishes preferred so that all types of vegetarians may enjoy the food); recipe or list of ingredients; and your own plate, cup, and utensils (if possible-we will have extra). Beverages will be provided.
Contact Myrna at 1-877-www-vssj for additional info, directions, or to volunteer.
Check your e-mail on day of event for possibility of cancellation.
If you're not on our Yahoo e-mail list, please visit www.vssj.com to add your name.
**Vegetarian = no meat, fish, or gelatin
***Vegan = no meat, fish, dairy, eggs, gelatin, or honey