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         The Northern Connecticut Vegetarian Society seeks to advocate a compassionate
         and a healthful diet.  They wish to provide support to vegetarians by building a
         community for them and all those interested in the benefits of vegetarianism.
         Monthly Vegan Potlucks are open to anyone interested in being healthy or in
         a healthy environment. At these potlucks, the featured presenter leads a
         learning seminar.  They are held at Suffield Senior Center, 145 Bridge Street,
         Suffield.  Free parking is available.

                            

       Upcoming Meetings/Events

 

UPCOMING VEGETARIAN/VEGAN  EVENTS
NEXT NCVS EVENT IN MARCH 15, 2015

NCVS Directions to NCVS Meeting at 145 Bridge St., Suffield.

March 15, Sunday, 4:30 PM  Northern Connecticut Vegetarians will have their Potluck.  Everyone is invited.  The featured presenters are Lisa Robinson-Redd and
Jeff Redd.  They are the founders and owners of the Red Robin Song Vegan Guest House in West Lebanon, NY.  It is a vegan bed and breakfast nestled in the hills of the Berkshires.  Their exclusive grounds are surrounded by hundreds of acres of forest and offer 85 acres of private hiking and snowshoeing trails.  They also operate the Red Robin Song Animal Sanctuary and Beaver Rescue Center.  Lisa will tell us about the events and people that lead them to the vegan life-style they now lead, the founding of their B&B, and more about their animal sanctuary and beaver rescue project.
  For the Potluck, bring a healthy vegan dish to share with serving utensils, a list of its ingredients,  and  your recipe.  Vegan food has no animal ingredients (zero  honey, dairy, eggs, meat, and fish).  Please bring your place setting (plate, cup, and utensils).  The Suffield Senior Center,
145 Bridge Street, Suffield, CT,  is the location for this event.   Donation of $8  is requested.  Children are free.  For more information or reservations, 
telephone Harry at
(860) 623-8082 or email Harry at
veggyharry@aol.com. 



  
VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN EVENTS

  • January 23, Friday, 5:30-6:30 PM  Chef Mary Lawrence presents  “Easy Peasy Vegan Eats”  at Yale Divinity School,  New Haven,  CT.    Learn the basics of a whole foods plant-based diet in this lecture and cooking demonstration.  She will share tips on making the transition and prepare some simple recipes to sample.  Admission is free.  
    For more information, email  mary@wellonwheels.com.

  • February 5, Thursday, 6:30 PM  Vegetarian Society of EASTERN Connecticut will have its Potluck at Jack Jackter Elementary School’s Cafeteria, Colchester, CT.  Laura Ely, BA, will be the speaker; Laura is a health coach specializing in the relationship between nutrition, movement and mindfulness.  Bring a dish to share, its recipe, serving utensils, your place setting, and beverage.   Admission is $7 for adults and free for Children Ages 12 and under.   For more information,  telephone  (860) 537-7297 or email  www.colchesterct.gov/rec.

  • March 15, Sunday, 4:30 PM  Northern Connecticut Vegetarians will have their Potluck.  Everyone is invited.  The featured presenters are Lisa Robinson-Redd and
    Jeff Redd.  They are the founders and owners of the Red Robin Song Vegan Guest House in West Lebanon, NY.  It is a vegan bed and breakfast nestled in the hills of the Berkshires.  Their exclusive grounds are surrounded by hundreds of acres of forest and offer 85 acres of private hiking and snowshoeing trails.  They also operate the Red Robin Song Animal Sanctuary and Beaver Rescue Center.  Lisa will tell us about the events and people that lead them to the vegan life-style they now lead, the founding of their B&B, and more about their animal sanctuary and beaver rescue project.
      For the Potluck, bring a healthy vegan dish to share with serving utensils,  a list of its ingredients,  and  your recipe.  Vegan food has no animal ingredients (zero  honey, dairy, eggs, meat, and fish).  Please bring your place setting (plate, cup, and utensils).  The Suffield Senior Center,
    145 Bridge Street, Suffield, CT,  is the location for this event.   Donation of $8  is requested.  Children are free.  For more information or reservations, 
    telephone Harry at
    (860) 623-8082 or email Harry at
    veggyharry@aol.com. 

  • April 12, Sunday, 4:30 PM  Northern Connecticut Vegetarians will have their Potluck.  Mark Mathew Braunstein, author of  Microgreen Garden  and Sprout Garden and  Radical Vegetarianism, will be the featured presenter.  Mark will demonstrate a clean and simple technique for indoor gardening of microgreens (edible houseplants)  and will provide samples of more than 15 varieties.  If you ask a question about veganism, as the author of Radical Vegetarianism,  Mark may answer it.  Everyone is invited.  For the Potluck, bring a healthy vegan dish to share along with a list of its ingredients and your recipe.  Vegan food has no animal ingredients (zero  honey, dairy, eggs, meat, and fish).  Please bring your place setting (plate, cup, and utensils).  The Suffield Senior Center, 145 Bridge Street, Suffield, CT,  is the location for this event.   Donation of $8  is requested.  Children are free.  For more information or reservations,  telephone Harry at (860) 623-8082 or email Harry at veggyharry@aol.com. 
            

Note: All events take place at 4:30pm at Suffield Senior Center, 145 Bridge Street, Suffield, CT (unless otherwise noted). Click here for directions or contact Harry at veggyharry@aol.com or (860) 623-8082. Please bring a dish to serve 6-8 containing no animal products (zero meat, fish, egg, dairy or honey).

Notices Of Interest

 

Friends Of Animals
 

Rescued Animals

 

Suggested Reading


Get Political For Animals And Win The Laws They Need by Julie E. Lewin, President of National Institute for Animal Advocacy

The China Study (Most Comprehensive Study Of Nutrition Ever Conducted) by T. Colin Campbell And Thomas Campbell

Healthy Eating  Healthy World by J. Morris Hicks With J. Stanfield Hicks


 

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