- MEMBERS NEW YEAR'S EVE POTLUCK*, Monday December 31, 9pm,
Bring in the New Year with VSSJ! VSSJ members only. No fee for this potluck. Please RSVP to janet@... for directions.
VEGAN WINTER SOUPS & ACCOMPANIMENTS POTLUCK* Monday, January 21,
11am-4pm, 865 N Delsea Dr, Clayton NJ 08312.
Watch the Presidential Inauguration Ceremonies together
at Clayton Mews. RSVP to Ethel Dennis at 856-341-0637.
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.
- TOUR OF CHEYENNE'S ROAD MARKET & FARM Sunday May 3, 3pm Mt Laurel NJ 08054 Join VSSJ on this 45 minute tour. Learn some of their organic practices that you can apply to your garden. See what's in the hothouses and what is already in the ground. Wear appropriate shoes - there may be some mud. Craig and Shannon, owners of Cheyenne's Road Market, are dedicated to growing the best produce that they can. Besides not using any pesticides, they grow a wide variety of heirloom vegetables. VSSJ members: Individual $2, Family $4. Non-members: Individual $3, Family $5 (pay day of) After the tour (approx. 4:30pm), we will be getting a bite to eat at “b.good” located in The Promenade at Sagemore, 500 Rte 73 S, Suite E-2, Marlton, NJ 08053 (remember to bring your vssj membership card to receive your 10% discount) Please reserve your spot by April 30th: email thevssj@... or call 609-848-8341. When you reserve your spot for the farm tour, please let us know if you plan on joining us at B Good.
MEMBER DRIVE and APPRECIATION DINNER An Evening of Great Food, Music, and Fun! Saturday May 16 - doors open at 5:30pm, dinner served promptly at 6pm. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 61 East Rt 70, Marlton NJ 08053. VSSJ will provide a cooked-on-site 4-course dinner. Menu: Soup, Salad, Bread, Lasagne, Mini Sundae, and Beverage. The food will be GMO-free and mostly organic!
In order to gauge how much food we need to make, pre-payment is required. Register by Sunday May 10. In appreciation of our members: only $10; Non-members: $18 (After May 1, members: $12; non-members: $20) Alternate payment: send a check to: VSSJ, PO Box 51, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054. Checks must be received by Friday May 8. Please include your lasagna choice: vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free vegan. Please register here. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED starting at 2pm to cook, setup, help with the member drive, and cleanup. To volunteer, or for more info: thevssj@... or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).
CJVG Annual Potluck Picnic Saturday June 13, 2pm Duke Island Park, Old York Rd, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
"Jaycee Grove", at the far end of the park, past the band shell and public facilities
For each person in your party, bring a vegetarian potluck dish that serves 6-8, with an ingredient list. Vegan is preferred but not required; vegetarian is required. CJVG will provide beverages and grill items. Bring a place setting (plate, fork, cup, etc.) for yourself to help us reduce our use of paper and plastic "throw-away" products. Bring lawn chairs and games. RSVP to CJVG by June 12: 908-281-6388. Rain date 6/28 (RSVP by 6/27).
POTLUCK PICNIC Saturday June 20, 1pm
Long Bridge Park, Pavilion 3, Deacon Rd & Mt Holly Bypass (Rt 541), Hainesport, NJ 08036
Join VSSJ for a family-friendly potluck picnic at this Burlington County park has several miles of nice hiking trails, and an adjacent playground. 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.
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).