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Dream Cruise

Vegan Food Options at the 2013 Woodward Dream Cruise

Vegan food options available along the Woodward Dream Cruise Read more ›


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Take me out to the ballgame

Detroit Tigers’ Comerica Park is number 2 on the list for vegetarian-friendly major league ballparks for 2013! Read more ›


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New Vegan Resturant open in Ann Arbor

New vegan resturant, The Lunch Room, celebrated their grand opening this week in Ann Arbor, Michigan! Read more ›


Vegan Food Truck

Vegan food truck Shimmy Shack parks at farmers market

The Shimmy Shack is a new food truck that wants to show that plant-based food isn’t boring. “We aim to show that vegetarian food is sexy, tasty, fast and healthier,” says Shimmy Shack owner Debra Levantrosser. Read more ›


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‘Blackfish’ Takes Aim At SeaWorld

Blackfish, a movie opening Friday in New York and Los Angeles, takes aim squarely at theme parks like SeaWorld where captive dolphins, including orcas or killer whales, perform in entertainment shows for the public. Read more ›


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Vegan firefighter revives kitten

A Fresno firefighter rescued a kitten that was barely clinging to life, and it was all captured on his helmet camera. It was a fitting job for the ten year veteran. He’s sometimes teased for being an eco-friendly vegan. Read more ›


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Patriotism: The #1 Reason to Eat a Veggie Dog on July 4th

Americans consume 155 million hot dogs each July 4: That’s enough to stretch from L.A. to D.C. more than five times. This post is an invitation to reconsider your Fourth of July menu. Here are five reasons to celebrate your independence from a diet that promotes environmental devastation, obesity, disease, and animal suffering. Read more ›


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Mango Pineapple Frappe’

(Definition of FRAPPÉ: A frothy drink made with fruit and ice cream or sorbet; chilled or partially frozen beverage) 1 carton mango Read more ›


ActNow

Oppose Farm Bill

The House defeated an amendment to strike down the infamous “King amendment.” Authored by Rep. Steve King (R-IA), this language would nullify a variety of state laws on animal welfare, food safety, and environmental regulations. It represents perhaps the biggest government favor yet to the meat and dairy industries, and we can’t allow it to be signed into law. Read more ›


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BLUEBERRY COBBLER

The whitish “bloom” that gives fresh, plump blueberries a powdery appearance is a good thing. It’s a natural protective coating and should not be washed off until you’re ready to eat them. Refrigerate them right away in a covered container that is not made of metal. Read more ›


Upcoming Events
Apr 21 Mon
5:30 pm Kickoff Party at The Lunch Room, Ann Arbor
Kickoff Party at The Lunch Room,…
Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Come and celebrate Ann Arbor’s second Veg Week! Featuring vegan scrumptious hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and beverages with entertainment by the Violin Monster. $5.00 cover. Location: [...]
Apr 24 Thu
6:00 pm The Ghosts in Our Machine – Film @ Ann Arbor District Library: Downtown Library,
The Ghosts in Our Machine – Film @ Ann Arbor District Library: Downtown Library,
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This multi-award winning documentary by Liz Marshall illuminates the lives of individual animals living within and rescued from the machine of our modern world. Through [...]
7:00 pm Our Daily Bread @ Congretional Church of Birmingham
Our Daily Bread @ Congretional Church of Birmingham
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Our Daily Bread: This film offers a shocking look at how food is produced and how food production companies use technology to maximize efficiency and [...]
Apr 26 Sat
1:00 pm Training on a Vegan Diet @ A2 Fitness Professionals, Ste 130
Training on a Vegan Diet @ A2 Fitness Professionals, Ste 130
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Demond Johnson, AFAA, AFPA, IFA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer and owner of A2 Fitness Professionals will present an informative and interactive session about training on [...]
Apr 27 Sun
1:00 pm The New Food Philosopy for Health @ 1st Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, Fahs Chapel
The New Food Philosopy for Health @ 1st Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, Fahs Chapel
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Join Paul Krause, VegMichigan President and pharmacist, as he discusses making food choices for optimum health.
Apr 29 Tue
6:00 pm Ann Arbor Dinner @ Seva
Ann Arbor Dinner @ Seva
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Seva has moved to Westgate and they will set aside a private room for us (currently under construction). Join us for a wide range of [...]
6:30 pm The New Food Philosophy for Health @ Allen Park Library
The New Food Philosophy for Health @ Allen Park Library
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Paul Krause, VegMichigan President and pharmacist, as he discusses making food choices for optimum health.
7:00 pm Caldwell Esselstyn, Jr., M.D., Author of Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease @ Nicola's Books,
Caldwell Esselstyn, Jr., M.D., A… @ Nicola's Books,
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm
Dr. Esselstyn, who was featured in the widely acclaimed film Forks Over Knives, will discuss the results of his groundbreaking 20-year nutritional study, which demonstrated [...]
May 1 Thu
1:15 pm VegMichigan’s Metro Detroit Library Display @ Library Display at St. Clair Shores Public Library
VegMichigan’s Metro Detroit Libr… @ Library Display at St. Clair Shores Public Library
May 1 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Please check out our library display located at the St. Clair Shores Public Library at 22500 E 11 Mile Rd., St. Clair Shores, Mi. 48154 [...]
May 6 Tue
7:00 pm VegMichigan Presents Veg 101 @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods
VegMichigan Presents Veg 101 @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
VegMichigan Presents Veg 101 @ Rochester Hills Whole Foods | Rochester Hills | Michigan | United States
Whole Foods Cooking Class Photo 1 Please join VegMichigan for this fun and informative cooking class. Attendees will learn the nutritional aspects of a plant [...]

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