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VSS eNewsletter 2 May 2006

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      VSS eNewsletter 2 May 2006

      www.vegetarian-society.org

       

       

      VSS News

      Sign the Meatout Pledge Online

      JC Essay Contest for Meatout Week

      VSS Wellness Seminar – Vinegars and Enzymes

      Holistic Living Festival (a.k.a. Wellness Weekend):  Fort Canning, 27-28 May

       

      Other News

      Readers Write In with News of Two Veg Outlets; But Another One Closes

       

       

      VSS News

       

      Sign the Meatout Pledge Online

      People can now pledge to go meatless for a day or a week during Singapore Meatout Week 2006, 22-30 July: http://www.singaporemeatout.org/pledge.

       

      There are three options:

       

      Option 1: pledge to go without meat for a day or more.

      Option 2: pledge to go meatless for the entire week or more.

      Option 3: if you are already vegetarian, pledge to take a non-vegetarian for a meal during Singapore Meatout Week.

       

       

      JC Essay Contest for Meatout Week

      Another Singapore Meatout Week 2006 (July 22-30) activity is an essay writing contest for students of Singapore JCs and equivalent institutions. One reader generously donated $2000 in prize money. If you know any JC students, please encourage them to find out the details at: http://www.singaporemeatout.org/SMO%20Writing%20Contest.doc.

       

       

      VSS Wellness Seminar – Vinegars and Enzymes

      VSS’s Wellness Seminar series continues with a talk and demo on Vinegars and Enzymes to be held Monday, 29 May, 8pm-10pm, at Chyuan Shiang E.L.Tech, 92, Lorong 27, off Geylang Road, S. 388196 (near Aljunied MRT), Tel: 674.674.63.

       

      The speaker is Wang Song Ji. Mr Wang has been fermenting vinegars and enzymes for several decades. In addition to a talk, he will also demonstrate how to ferment fruit vinegar. Participants are welcome to bring their own fruits. The first 9 to register can receive hands-on experience under Mr Wang’s guidance. Admission fee = $5 per person. Please email kee_yew@... to reserve your seats early.

       

       

      Holistic Living Festival (a.k.a. Wellness Weekend):  Fort Canning, 27-28 May

      VSS will once again be participating in the Holistic Living Festival (now known as the Wellness Weekend), Sat-Sun, 27-28 May, 10am-8pm, $3 for adults, kids free. Back in the beautiful surroundings of Fort Canning Centre, the Weekend offers its familiar eclectic mix of offerings for the open-minded. For more info: neil@....

       

      Plus, the latest issue of the Holistic Living newsletter offers a couple tasty tempeh recipes: http://www.holisticliving.com.sg/newsletter/content10.htm.

       

       

      Other News

       

      Readers Write In with News of Two Veg Outlets; But Another One Closes

      Two kind readers wrote in to recommend two veg outlets but also to report the closing of one veg stall.

       

      1. Leo Garden

      195 New Bridge Road

      Tel: 90401815

      Open: Daily, 8.30am-8pm

      Dishes: Generous portions, with lots of vegetables and brown rice; not too oily or salty; ask for their small bowl noodles and rojak

      MRT: Chinatown

       

      2. Xing Hua Vegetarian Restaurant

      The Bencoolen Shopping Mall

      180 Bencoolen Street, #01-02 S. 189646

      Near Guanyin Temple

      Tel: 63367370 / HP: 91018963

      Open: Daily, 8am-10pm

      Special Dishes: Xing Hua Mee and Xing Hua Mien

      MRT: Bugis

       

      3. Closed – Tanaka Vegetarian, at BP Food Centre, near Tanjong Pagar MRT

       

       

      Click here for a large list of vegetarian eateries

       

      Disclaimer: The information provided in this Newsletter is solely for the consideration of the subscribers, and does not constitute an endorsement by VSS.

       

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