The First Veggie Pride Parade in America Sunday, May 18 2008, Greenwich Village , NY .
The procession will begin at 12 Noon in the Old Meat District. It will culminate in
Washington Square Park (Eastern end), with a festival of rock music, speakers and
exhibitors. See www.vivavegie.org/ Ph: 212-242-0011. If traveling from SJ contact AVS or
VSSJ to carpool or train together.
American Vegan Garden Party Sunday May 25 2008, at AVS Headquarters in Malaga NJ .
Outdoor Buffet Lunch: Noon. Afternoon Program: 2pm. Linda Long gives us a photo-
illustrated preview of her first book, Great Chefs Cook Vegan, Rynn Berry, historian and
author, will ask for au dience participation to present vignettes from the lives of Famous
Vegetarians; afternoon includes a very short AVS Annual Membership Meeting/Trustee
Election. Huge Book-Room Sale : 11am - 6pm. Lunch Reservations due by Tuesday May
20. Suggested donation: $20. Potential actors in Rynn's playlets, and for further info &
reservations see www.americanvegan.org, phone 856-694-2887. American Vegan
Society, PO Box 369 , 5672 Dinshah Lane , Malaga NJ 08328 ,avswebmail@...
34th Annual Vegetarian Summerfest Wednesday June 18 to Sunday June 22 2008,
Conference Center at University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown campus, Johnstown , PA.
Sessions on Health, Nutrition, Fitness, Compassionate Living, Animal Rights, Earth
Stewardship; with doctors, dietitians, other experts. Vegan meals. Social activities. For
more info contact: North American Vegetarian Society, PO Box 72 , Dolgeville NY 13329 ,
Ph: 518-568-7970, Fax: 518-568-7979, www.vegetariansummerfest.org