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September – October 2014

Sep
4
Thu
Michigan No-kill Conference @ Somerset Inn
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm

Join shelter, rescue, animal control and welfare workers, volunteers, policy makers, and compassionate community members to learn ways to save lives in your community.  Hear cutting-edge research from leading national animal welfare experts along with success stories and strategies from Michigan shelters, rescues, and advocates.

Sep
6
Sat
Ann Arbor Home Grown Festival @ Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

VegMichigan will have a table with free literature at The HomeGrown Festival. This festival is a grassroots community event showcasing the best of our regions locally grown food, drink, music and fun. There are many vegan food options available, including the Lunch Room restaurant will be open during the festival.

Come out and visit us at our booth.

Sep
7
Sun
VegMichigan Greater Lansing Vegan Potluck @ Clerical Technical Union - MSU
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come and enjoy this vegan potluck at the Clerical Technical Union (Conference Room) located at the Northeast corner of Hagadorn and Lake Lansing Roads.  We will begin festivities at 6:00 p.m. and will end at 8:00 p.m.

Before attending, please review the VegMichigan Potluck Guidelines.  To find the Guidelines, simply hover over ‘More’ (above) and select ‘Files’.     

Each adult (over 12 yrs.) should bring a vegan dish to serve 8.  Please no animal products; including meat, eggs, dairy, honey or gelatin.  

Dinnerware and serving spoons will be provided.

For more information contact:    

517-394-5485 or marian.erickson@yahoo.com

517-332-7898 or vegmichigangreaterlansing@yahoo.com

To follow VegMichigan online, see:  

www.vegmichigan.org & https://www.facebook.com/VegMichiganFan

Sep
9
Tue
VegMichigan’s Vegan 101 Cooking Class @ Ann Arbor Whole Foods
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join VegMichigan for this fun and informative cooking class. Attendees will learn the nutritional aspects of a plant-based diet and taste samples of the prepared food. Our presenters will discuss how easy it can be to transform a standard meal into a delicious plant-based (no meat or dairy) option.

All food demos vary monthly.

Registration is required, either on line or at the Customer Service Desk (734) 997-7500.

Sep
13
Sat
VegMichigan at Eastern Market @ Eastern Market, Detroit
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

VegMichigan will be present at this event with a booth, distributing educational information about the multiple benefits of veganism. Please stop by at this very festive event. To volunteer, contact info@vegmichigan.org.

VegMichigan Dinner Club @ Jazzy Veggie
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 5:00 pm ~ VegMichigan Dinner Club featuring vegan cuisine at Jazzy Veggie, 108 S.Main St., Ann Arbor.  Note that we will be meeting at an earlier time (5 PM) this month.  This all vegan quick serve restaurant specializes in healthy fast food, and offers burgers, sandwiches (favorite is the Wolverine), entree salads, pizzas and noodle dishes at reasonable prices (most items are $11 or less).  We will order off the menu, which can be seen here:http://www.jazzyveggie.com/menu.html.  To attend, you MUST give an RSVP by September 11 by email to karen@vegmichigan.org.  This link will take you to a map for the restaurant’s location:  http://www.jazzyveggie.com/contactus.html
 

 

Sep
18
Thu
Vegan 101 Cooking Class @ Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you curious about learning how to transition to a vegan diet or simply adding healthy plant-based options to your current lifestyle? This class is for anyone who wants to learn how to create delicious, exciting, nutritious and easy vegan meals. You’ll enjoy the class whether you’re a seasoned vegan looking for recipe inspiration, a busy home cook with a desire for tastier plant meals, or simply a curious omnivore.

This class will feature vegan recipes inspired by cultural traditions around the world.

Sep
29
Mon
VegMichigan Greater Lansing Dines Out @ The Soup Spoon Cafe
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join VegMichigan Greater Lansing for a vegan meal at The Soup Spoon Café. A special vegan menu will be prepared for all attendees. You must RSVP prior to attending. Visit here to sign up: http://www.meetup.com/VegMichigan-Greater-Lansing/events/203032582/

If changes affect your plans to attend, please take a moment to update your RSVP. (You can RSVP “No” or “Yes”.)

Oct
1
Wed
VegMichigan’s Metro Detroit Library Display @ Library Display at Ferndale Public Library
Oct 1 @ 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm

Library phone is (248) 546-2504

VegMichigan’s Mid-Michigan Library Display @ Library Display at Romulus Library
Oct 1 @ 10:45 pm – 11:45 pm

Please check out our library display at the Romulus Public Library, located at 11121 Wayne Rd. Romulus, MI 48174. For more information, please call Patty Braden at (734) 942- 7589.

Upcoming Events
Sep
4
Thu
12:00 pm Michigan No-kill Conference @ Somerset Inn
Michigan No-kill Conference @ Somerset Inn
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm
Join shelter, rescue, animal control and welfare workers, volunteers, policy makers, and compassionate community members to learn ways to save lives in Read more ›
Sep
6
Sat
6:00 pm Ann Arbor Home Grown Festival @ Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Ann Arbor Home Grown Festival @ Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
VegMichigan will have a table with free literature at The HomeGrown Festival. This festival is a grassroots community event showcasing the best Read more ›
Sep
7
Sun
6:00 pm VegMichigan Greater Lansing Vega... @ Clerical Technical Union - MSU
VegMichigan Greater Lansing Vega... @ Clerical Technical Union - MSU
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come and enjoy this vegan potluck at the Clerical Technical Union (Conference Room) located at the Northeast corner of Hagadorn and Lake Lansing Roads.  We Read more ›
Sep
9
Tue
7:00 pm VegMichigan’s Vegan 101 Cooking ... @ Ann Arbor Whole Foods
VegMichigan’s Vegan 101 Cooking ... @ Ann Arbor Whole Foods
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Please join VegMichigan for this fun and informative cooking class. Attendees will learn the nutritional aspects of a plant-based diet and taste Read more ›
Sep
13
Sat
8:00 am VegMichigan at Eastern Market @ Eastern Market, Detroit
VegMichigan at Eastern Market @ Eastern Market, Detroit
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
VegMichigan will be present at this event with a booth, distributing educational information about the multiple benefits of veganism. Please stop by Read more ›

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