VegMichigan

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Oct
1
Mon
VegMichigan’s October Ferndale Library Display @ Ferndale Public Library
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day

Please check out our library display, located at Ferndale Public Library, 222 E Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale, Mi. 48220. Ed Burns 248-546-2504.

VegMichigan’s October Milford Library Display @ Milford Library
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day

Please check out our library display, located at 331 Family Dr., Milford, Mi. 48381. Contact: Karin Boughey (248) 684-0845 x.303 KBoughey@milfordlibrary.info.

Oct
20
Sat
Peaceful Vigil for the Turkeys @ Roperti's Turkey Farm
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

If you’re interested in activism, please consider joining us for a Peaceful Vigil with Windsor Detroit Farm Animal Save. We could use your help and there is power in numbers bearing witness to the gentle, intelligent turkeys who are unjustly slaughtered at Roperti’s Turkey Farm.

A few signs will be available or feel free to make your own with your own personal message! Parking is available on Fairlane Street next to the turkey farm. 

Oct
21
Sun
MOO-nster Mash Fall Celebration Tabling @ Barn Sanctuary
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

VegMichigan will be promoting the health, ethical, and environmental benefits of a vegan lifestyle at Barn Sanctuary’s MOO-nster Mash Fall Celebration in Chelsea. Join us for a fun time on the farm, including visiting with 45 rescued farm animals, live music, pumpkin painting, and caramel apples. This is a Halloween-themed event, so bring your costumes (and your appetites!) as there will be a costume contest, trick or treating, food vendors, and more!

Oct
23
Tue
What The Health Movie Screening @ MSU RCAH Theater in Snyder Hall
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join VegMichigan and the MSU VegClub for a free screening of What The Health on Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:30pm on the campus of Michigan State University. We’ll be in the RCAH Theater located in the basement of Snyder Hall at 362 Bogue St. in East Lansing. Free vegan pizza will be served following the film.
 
This is a free event , but please RSVP on VegClub’s Facebook page or email noelle@vegmichigan.org so we can order enough food. Please bring friends and help us spread veganism! We look forward to seeing you there!
Oct
24
Wed
Leafleting at Macomb Community College – Center Campus @ John R. Dimitry Student Community Center (P Building)
Oct 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

VegMichigan will be handing out literature promoting the benefits of a vegan lifestyle to college students outside the main entrance of the Student Center (P Building) at Macomb Community College – Center Campus in Clinton Township. 

Leafleting is one of the most effective ways to inform people about vegan eating. It’s not only easy, it also puts the information directly in the hands of people whose minds may be changed. Please come out, even if you can stay for a short time. We can use your help!  

Oct
29
Mon
Vegan Potluck @ Caroline Kennedy Library
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

 

We are excited to bring back our monthly potlucks and come together for a time of friends, conversation, and of course, food! Anyone is welcome, we just ask that all dishes are vegan, even if the chef is not.
 
What to bring:
  1.  Any vegan dish (no animal products: meat, eggs, honey, whey or gelatin) to share with approximately 20 people and a recipe sheet.
  2. Your own plate service and beverages. Water will be provided.

Please RSVP with the number of people who will be joining you to: tammy@vegmichigan.org.

Oct
30
Tue
Leafleting at University of Michigan @ The Diag
Oct 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

VegMichigan will be joining with the University of Michigan Animal Respect Society (MARS) to hand out literature promoting the benefits of a vegan lifestyle to students in The Diag at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. 

Leafleting is one of the most effective ways to inform people about vegan eating. It’s not only easy, it also puts the information directly in the hands of people whose minds may be changed. Please come out, even if you can stay for a short time. We can use your help!  

Leafleting at Eastern Michigan University @ Pray-Harrold
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

VegMichigan will be handing out literature promoting the benefits of a vegan lifestyle to college students at the main entrance of Pray-Harrold on the campus of EMU. 

Leafleting is one of the most effective ways to inform people about vegan eating. It’s not only easy, it also puts the information directly in the hands of people whose minds may be changed. Please come out, even if you can stay for a short time. We can use your help!  

Nov
1
Thu
VegMichigan’s November Canton Public Library Display @ Canton Public Library
Nov 1 – Nov 30 all-day

Please check out our library display located at Canton Public Library, 1200 S.Canton Center Rd. Canton 48188. Contact: Perry Bryant (734)397-0999 x.1243 bryantp@cantonpl.org.

VegMichigan’s November Caroline Kennedy Library Display @ Caroline Kennedy Public Library
Nov 1 – Nov 30 all-day

Please check out our library display located at Caroline Kennedy Public Library, 24590 George St., Dearborn Heights, MI 48127. Contact: Rob Butler 313-791-3806 rbutler@ci.dearborn-heights.mi.us.

Leafleting at Macomb Community College – South Campus @ John Lewis Student Community Center (K Building)
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

VegMichigan will be handing out literature promoting the benefits of a vegan lifestyle to college students outside the main entrance of the Student Center (K Building) at Macomb Community College – South Campus in Warren. 

Leafleting is one of the most effective ways to inform people about vegan eating. It’s not only easy, it also puts the information directly in the hands of people whose minds may be changed. Please come out, even if you can stay for a short time. We can use your help!  

Nov
4
Sun
Vegan Chili Cook-Off @ Caroline Kennedy Library
Nov 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 

Join VegMichigan for our 1st Vegan Chili Cook-Off at the Caroline Kennedy Library in Dearborn Heights. We will be awarding 1st, 2nd and 3rd place cash prizes according to the peoples’ choice!
 
Suggested entry fee: $10 per pot of chili for participants and $5 donation for attendees. If you are interested in entering your chili in the cook-off, please email tammy@vegmichigan.org for entry and rules.
Nov
7
Wed
Peaceful Vigil for the Animals @ Eastern Market
Nov 7 @ 3:00 am

If you’re interested in activism, please consider joining us for a Peaceful Vigil with Windsor Detroit Farm Animal Save. We could use your help and there is power in numbers bearing witness to the innocent animals who are being unloaded from trucks to be needlessly killed.

Simply meet us at Eastern Market the 1st and 3rd Wednesday mornings of each month. Note: the trucks arrive at varying times in the wee hours of the morning, so we generally meet in the alley between Russell Street Deli and Rocky’s in Eastern Market (near 2489 Russell Street) between 2am and 4am. On-street parking is available. For exact time and location to meet, please text Tammy Warren at 419-350-6301.

Nov
8
Thu
VegMichigan Fall Fundraiser @ Zingerman's Greyline
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

 

Join us for a night out to mingle with like-minded people who support spreading the vegan message throughout Michigan and introducing more people to the many benefits of eating vegan.

The evening will feature:

  • Complimentary beer and wine bar

  • Vegan appetizers and hors d’oeuvres

  • VegMichigan merchandise for sale

  • The opportunity to support VegMichigan’s work

Your attendance helps VegMichigan educate the public about the health, environmental, and ethical benefits of a plant-based diet through events like VegFest, cooking classes, vegan food samplings and presentations at colleges and universities, lectures and presentations, monthly dinner clubs, the free vegan SummerFest and more. 100% of the funds raised will be used to host more free events to educate the public about eating vegan.

Connect with like-minded people and have a great time!

Doors Open at 6pm | Smart Casual to Cocktail Attire