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    VEGETARIAN NEIGHBORS WINTER SOUPS POTLUCK Sunday, February 12, 5:30pm, Newfield Terrace Community Center, 126 New Jersey Ave, Newfield NJ 08344. Donation
    Message 1 of 40 , Jan 27, 2012
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      VEGETARIAN NEIGHBORS WINTER SOUPS POTLUCK
      Sunday, February 12, 5:30pm, Newfield Terrace Community Center, 126 New Jersey Ave, Newfield NJ 08344. Donation requested. For info, please contact Lois at 856-694-3025 or loismdinshah@....

      MONTHLY POTLUCK
      Saturday February 18, 6:30pm, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08053. Sample vegan chocolates! (just in case you didn't get enough on Valentine's Day) 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, please contact Janet at: janet@...

      MONTHLY POTLUCK
      Saturday March 10, 6:30pm, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08053. Instead of wearing green, be green and bring recyclables (list coming soon). 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@....

      MEMBER APPRECIATION DINNER
      Saturday April 14, Doors open at 6pm, dinner served promptly at 6:30pm. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08053.
      Menu: Soup, salad, entree, and mini-sundae
      Guest speaker: Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian. Topic: Cooking for Family and Friends: Lively Vegan Cuisine That's Easy and Delicious
      Description: Based on her radio show and new cookbook, she speaks on how to cook delicious vegan meals when serving non-vegetarian family and friends by focusing on traditional American style foods such as: Lasagna, Meatless-Loaf, Stuffed Peppers, Chocolate Desserts and more. She talks about the basics of vegan meal planning for daily, weekend and party menus, from an elegant first course to rich desserts! A fun and lively lecture that entertains and educates. It's Jazzy-licious! She will also do a book signing.
      Music: TBA
      Bake Sale to benefit Have-A-Heart Guinea Pig Rescue
      Members: ONLY $5; Non-members: $12. $1 rebate at the door if you bring a donation of pet food or supplies.
      Alternate payment: send a check to: VSSJ, PO Box 51, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054. Attendees should park in the front of the building and enter at the steeple. For more info: janet@...

      VOLUNTEER DAY at THE COW SANCTUARY
      Sunday, June 10, 10am, Shiloh, NJ. Help remove an old fence to make the area safer for the resident cows. Food will be provided. Bring work gloves. To RSVP or for more information, please contact Carol at: carolyngithens@...

      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.


      VEGAN DRINKS
      Date, Time, Location TBD

      CASINO AFTERNOON
      Date, Time TBD (possibly Sat. 5/19 or Sun. 5/20)
      Bensalem, PA

      Additional VOLUNTEER, TABLING, and OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES
      Date, Time, Location TBD

      RESTAURANT TRIPS and SUMMER POTLUCK PICNIC
      Date, Time, Location TBD

      Additional POTLUCK DINNERS
      Date, Time, Location TBD (possibly Sat. 2/18, Sat. 5/12, and more)



      EVENTS HOSTED BY OTHER GROUPS:

      Dinners hosted by the AMERICAN VEGAN SOCIETY
      at Carême's, Academy of Culinary Arts, Atlantic Cape Community College (on Rt. 322), 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing NJ 08330
      (Carême's is by the on-campus bus stop,in Bldg M. )www.atlantic.edu
      Under the direction of their Chef Educator, Culinary Arts students will prepare and serve:

      Valentines Dinner Buffet
      Tuesday February 14 2012, Reserve by February 6.
      Book signing: Dating Vegans by Anne Dinshah

      Spring Celebration Dinner
      Monday March 26 2012, Reserve by March 18.

      Menus will be posted at www.americanvegan.org. Dinners begin at 6:30 pm. Kitchens & Greenhouse Tour: 5:45 pm. Supporter $50, Adult: $30, Student/Low Income: $20. Pay by mail, phone, or fax; by cash, check, or credit card. American Vegan Society, PO Box 369, Malaga NJ 08328
      Phone: 856-694-2887, Fax 856-694-2288, www.americanvegan.org



      CJVG (Central Jersey Vegetarian Group) ANNUAL SPRING POTLUCK DINNER
      Saturday March 31, 5 PM, Hillsborough Presbyterian Church (770 Route 206, Hillsborough). For each person in your party, bring a vegetarian potluck dish to serve at least 6 people. Please bring an ingredient list. Bring your own place setting (plate, fork, cup, etc.) so that we can reduce using disposables. Vegan is preferred to serve as many as possible. Bring something you want to recycle for our raffle (must be in excellent condition). To help cover hall rental: $3 CJVG members, $5 non-members. RSVP to CJVG by March 30th at: 908-281-6388 or info@...



      AMERICAN VEGAN SOCIETY (AVS) ANNUAL MEETING and
      GARDEN PARTY PICNIC LUNCH
      Sunday May 27, 12:00 Noon, AVS HQ, 56 Dinshah Ln, Malaga NJ 08328
      Ph: 856-694-2887, Fax: 856-694-2288.
      Speakers:
      Will Tuttle: Time to Wake Up: Our Cultural Crisis and the Vegan Solution. He is author of World Peace Diet, Educator, Pianist and Composer.
      Victoria Moran: Main Street Vegan: Making Miracles in the Real World. She is author of Creating a Charmed Life, and Compassion: The Ultimate Ethic, Speaker and Lifestyle Coach.
      Details TBA - watch http://americanvegan.org For more info, contact Freya at: 856-694-2887, Fax: 856-694-2288.



      CJVG (Central Jersey Vegetarian Group) ANNUAL POTLUCK PICNIC
      Saturday June 23, 2pm, NEW LOCATION: Duke Island Park (Jaycee Grove Lot C), Franklin Township (Somerset). For each person in your party, bring a dish that serves at least 6 people, with an ingredient list and your place setting (plate, fork, cup, etc.). Vegan is preferred. CJVG provides beverages, burgers and franks. Bring lawn chairs and outdoor games. Rain date 7/21. RSVP to CJVG at: 908-281-6388 or info@...
    • Vegetarian-Society-of-South-Jersey-owner@yahoogroups.com
      VSSJ LIBRARY DISPLAY - James H Johnson Memorial Library Month of February 670 Ward Dr, Deptford Township, NJ 08096 | 856-848-9149 | deptfordpubliclibrary.org
      Message 40 of 40 , Today at 11:27 AM
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        VSSJ LIBRARY DISPLAY -
        James H Johnson Memorial Library

        Month of February

        670 Ward Dr, Deptford Township, NJ 08096 | 856-848-9149 | deptfordpubliclibrary.org

        VSSJ has a display for the entire month.


        VSSJ VALENTINE'S DAY POTLUCK* DINNER

        Saturday February 13, 6:30pm

        Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08053

        Join VSSJ in celebrating Valentine's Day, and sample vegan chocolate!

        Please review the VSSJ potluck guidelines.

        VSSJ members: $3 ($8 family); Non-members: $6 ($15 family) (to cover hall rental).

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

        Attendees should park in the front of the building and enter at the steeple.

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for setup and cleanup.

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

         

        Vegan Dinner - hosted by the American Vegan Society

        Monday February 15 & Tuesday February 16, 6:30pm

        The American Vegan Society (AVS) will host this dinner at Carême’s, Academy of Culinary Arts, Atlantic Cape Community College, 5100 Black Horse Pike (Rt. 322), Mays Landing NJ 08330, http://www.atlantic.edu (Carême's is by the on-campus bus stop, in Bldg M.)

        American Vegan Society, PO Box 369, Malaga NJ 08328, Phone: 856-694-2887, Fax 856-694-2288, http://americanvegan.org

         

        VSSJ FREE LECTURE SERIES

        Monday February 22, 7pm

        Woodbury Public Library

        33 Delaware St, Woodbury, NJ 08096, 856-845-2611 http://woodburylibrary.org/

        Subject: Suburban Farming for a CSA

        Presenter: Julie Pierre, Suburban Farmer at Our Yards Farm

        Summary: Our Yards Farm is a suburban farm and CSA; the first of its kind! Based out of Audubon, NJ, it is one of the first CSAs in Camden County. Come out and find out what a CSA farm is and how farming in the suburbs works. Everyday the US loses over 3000 acres of farmland due to development, yet our population is growing exponentially.  In the last 20 years alone, the US has lost over 8% of its farmland to suburban sprawl. So how can we sustainably provide healthy, affordable, local food to our country when our farmland is disappearing? Our Yards Farm believes part of the solution is through suburban farming.

        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. To ensure there is enough food for everyone, 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 (and save you money), VSSJ encourages you to bring your own plate, cup, and utensils if possible (extra place settings will be available). For safety reasons, 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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