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  • Carolyn
    VSSJ UPCOMING EVENTS: ANNUAL SPRING POTLUCK*, RECYCLE SWAP PARTY, & VEGAN BAKE SALE Saturday April 16, 6pm Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70,
    Message 1 of 35 , Apr 10, 2011
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      VSSJ UPCOMING EVENTS:

      ANNUAL SPRING POTLUCK*, RECYCLE SWAP PARTY, & VEGAN BAKE SALE
      Saturday April 16, 6pm
      Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08054.
      Celebrate Earth Day by bringing your gently used items to swap.
      We will also be holding a vegan bake sale with all proceeds going to EarthSave.
      Please bring a main dish to the potluck.
      If you would like to donate to the bake sale, please bring something for that as well.
      Members: $2 single; $4 family; and Non-members: $5 single; $10 family.
      Attendees should park in the front of the building and enter at the steeple.
      For more info: janet@...

      HERE COMES SUMMER "ICE CREAM" SOCIAL POTLUCK*, DEMO,
      & VEGAN BAKE SALE (benefiting The Cow Sanctuary)
      Saturday May 21, 6pm
      Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08054.
      Presentation about benefits of a dairy-free lifestyle.
      Enjoy samples of frozen desserts with toppings.
      We will be holding a vegan bake sale with all proceeds going to Helga's Cow Sanctuary, Shiloh, NJ (thecowsanctuary.org). Helga Tacreiter will be speaking about the sanctuary.
      Members: $2 single; $4 family; and Non-members: $5 single; $10 family.
      Attendees should park in the front of the building and enter at the steeple.
      For more info: janet@...

      STEVE'S VEGAN** POTLUCK
      Saturday June 11, 6pm
      693 5th St, Atco NJ
      RSVP required: 856-767-8807
      The host is respectfully requesting that children not be included in this event.
      Please bring a vegetarian* dish to share that will feed at least 6 people.


      For all VSSJ potlucks: Each individual in your party (with the exception of 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), along with the recipe or a list of ingredients. Please bring your own plate, cup, and utensils if possible (we will have extra place settings) to promote recycling.
      Beverages are provided.
      * Vegetarian = No Meat, Fish, or Gelatin.
      ** Vegan = No Meat, Fish, Dairy, Eggs, Gelatin, or Honey.
      Please check your e-mail on the day of the event for the possibility of cancellation. If you're not on our Yahoo e-mail list, please click on the "Mailing List" link on the left to add your name.
      Contact Myrna at 1-877-WWW-VSSJ (877-999-8775) for additional information, directions, or to volunteer.



      VEGGIE EVENTS SPONSORED BY OTHER GROUPS:

      FULL MOON DINNER BUFFET
      Tuesday May 3, 6:30 pm
      5:45pm optional Tour of Kitchens and Greenhouse (at no cost)
      Carême's Gourmet Restaurant at the Academy of Culinary Arts Atlantic Cape
      Community College.
      Find Carême's by the on-campus bus stop, Bldg M, Atlantic Cape Community College
      5100 Black Horse Pike (Rt. 322), Mays Landing NJ 08330.
      Treat Mom to an exquisite evening. Prepared and served by culinary students.
      Reservations due by April 25.
      Adult: $26
      Students/Low Income: $16
      Supporter: $50
      Prices listed include gratuities
      Make reservations with American Vegan Society.
      Pay with cash, check, or credit card by mail, phone, or fax.
      AVS, PO Box 369, Malaga NJ 08328
      Phone: 856-694-2887, Fax: 856-694-2288
      Menus will be posted at http://www.americanvegan.org.

      KAYA'S KITCHEN DINNER
      Saturday May 14, 5pm
      1000 Main St, Belmar NJ (732-280-1141).
      Eclectic cuisine.
      RSVP to Central Jersey Vegetarian Group (CJVG): 908-281-6388.

      AMERICAN VEGAN SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING GARDEN PARTY
      Sunday May 29, 12:00 Noon
      AVS HQ, 56 Dinshah Ln, Malaga NJ 08328.
      Ph: 856-694-2887, Fax: 856-694-2288.
      Speakers: Amie Hamlin, Executive Director of New York Coalition for Healthy School Food will speak on "Healthy School Foods: Success Stories from New York State" (http://www.healthylunches.org) and Jay Mankita, singer-songwriter, will perform, including songs from his CD "Eat Like A Rainbow" (http://www.jaymankita.com).
      Acoustic guitar music will be provided by Reid Alburger. Details TBA.
      Watch http://www.americanvegan.org.
      For more info contact Freya at Ph: 856-694-2887, Fax: 856-694-2288.
    • Vegetarian-Society-of-South-Jersey-owner@yahoogroups.com
      VSSJ TABLING - Whole Foods Farmer’s Market Fridays, 10:30am-3pm Whole Foods Market, Rt 73, Marlton NJ 08053. If you re interested in joining VSSJ s
      Message 35 of 35 , Aug 29
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        VSSJ TABLING - Whole Foods Farmer’s Market

        Fridays, 10:30am-3pm

        Whole Foods Market, Rt 73, Marlton NJ 08053.

        If you're interested in joining VSSJ's outreach/tabling team, please contact us at thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        VSSJ TABLING - Millville Vegstock

        Saturday September 12, 11am-5pm

        Millville NJ 08332.

        movingvegan.com

        Vegstock seeks to immerse participants in a positive and engaging educational experience to inspire vegan living and provide tools to thrive as healthy, active, connected vegans.

        If you're interested in joining VSSJ's outreach/tabling team, please contact us at thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        VSSJ FREE FILM SERIES

        Thursday September 17, 6:30-8:30pm

        Camden County Library - M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Meeting Room C

        203 Laurel Rd, Voorhees NJ 08043 | 856-772-6105

        Subject:  movie:  The Cove

        Presenter: Oxana Fedorova, Dolphin Project

        Summary: 2010 Academy Award Winner - Best Feature Documentary.

        Man is their biggest threat and their only hope ...

        Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

        This event is FREE and open to the public, so invite a friend!

        Vegetarian starter kits will be provided!

        To volunteer, RSVP, or for more info: thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        VSSJ POTLUCK PICNIC

        Saturday September 19, 1 pm

        Historic Smithville Park, Eastampton, NJ 08060

        Pavilion 3, at the Smith's Woods area off East Railroad Ave

        Join VSSJ for a family-friendly potluck picnic at this Burlington County park, which is woodsy, has several miles of nice hiking trails, an adjacent playground, and historic buildings.  Children can participate in a scavenger hunt, and there will be games for the adults. We'll have a covered pavilion, so this event is rain or shine.

        Please review the VSSJ potluck guidelines below.

        Members: $1, $3 family; non-members: $3, $8 family (to cover pavilion reservation fee).

        Be green: get $1 off ($3 family) if you bring reusable place settings!

        To RSVP, or for more info: thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        American Vegan Society Moonglow Gala

        Sunday September 27, 4-8pm

        Eastlyn Golf Course, 4049 Italia Ave, Vineland, NJ 08361

        Featuring Harvest Vegan Cuisine, Hors d'Oeuvres Social, Gourmet Buffet, Dancing, Silent Auction, Music by BluHipp and Dr. Lou Giunta

        Early Reservations between 8/1 and 9/9: Adult: $75, Student/Low Income: $50, Supporter: $100

        After September 9, phone for seating availability 856-694-2887.

        More information at http://americanvegan.org.

        AVS, 56 Dinshah Ln, PO Box 369, Malaga NJ 08328


        VSSJ FREE LECTURE SERIES

        No lecture this month - hope to see you on October 26!


        OCTOBER

        VSSJ TABLING - The Country Living Fair at Batsto Village

        Sunday October 18, 10am-4pm

        Batsto, NJ

        If you're interested in joining VSSJ's outreach/tabling team, please contact us at thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        VSSJ TABLING - Boscov's Friends Helping Friends

        Tuesday October 20

        Voorhees, NJ 08043

        If you're interested in joining VSSJ's outreach/tabling team, please contact us at thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).


        VSSJ FREE LECTURE SERIES

        Monday October 26, 6:30pm

        Collingswood Public Library

        771 Haddon Ave, Collingswood, NJ 08108 | 856-858-0649 | http://collingswoodlib.org

        Subject: "Fall Into Health"

        Presenter: Jim Ronga, DC, chiropractic health care practitioner at the Haddonfield Chiropractic Center, and adjunct professor at Peirce College in Philadelphia and at Rowan University.

        Summary: Current ideas on exercise, dietary, lifestyle, and postural themes will be presented clearly, answering questions like: "What is the exact amount of exercise you need to do to live a longer life?"; "What are some of the specific benefits of fermented foods?"; and "What are some of the recent findings concerning alcohol consumption?"

        This event is FREE and open to the public, so invite a friend!

        Vegetarian starter kits will be provided!

        To volunteer, RSVP, or for more info:  thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).



        For all VSSJ potlucks:

        Each individual in your party (with the exception of 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), along with the recipe or a list of ingredients. Because of past issues with people not having enough to eat, please bring at least as much as your family is going to eat.  VSSJ provides beverages, so please provide a food contribution. To promote recycling, VSSJ encourages you to bring your own plate, cup, and utensils if possible (we will have extra place settings). Be green:  get $1 off ($3 family) if you bring reusable place settings! Due to safety issues, children under 12 must be under parental supervision at all times. Please make sure to check in when you arrive.

        *   Vegetarian = No Meat, Fish, or Gelatin.

        **  Vegan = No Meat, Fish, Dairy, Eggs, Gelatin, or Honey.

        Not sure what to bring? Easy options include:  garden salad, fruit salad, hummus with chips or crudités. For a list of recipe sites, visit http://recipes.njveg.com. Write us at thevssj@... for more suggestions.




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