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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 DECEMBER 7, 2014

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

December 7, Sunday, 4:30 PM  Northern Connecticut Vegetarians will have their Potluck.  Jane Sirignano, Certified Food For Life  Instructor of Physicians For Responsible Medicine, will be the featured presenter.  Her program will be SIMPLY RAW FOR THE HOLIDAYS.  Jane will discuss ways to eat healthy and enjoy the holiday season.  She will demo delicious holiday treats that happen to be healthy.  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. 



  
VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN EVENTS

  • LIVING THANKSGIVING, Thursday, November 27, 1 PM at United Methodist Church Of Lenox, 6 Holmes Road, Lenox, MA.  Your reservation is required by November 22 to Melissa Campbell (413) 684-0176 or email mlcampbell56@gmail.com.  Each person should bring a vegan dish to serve 10 with a card listing the ingredients.  Please bring your own plate, eating utensils and drinking cup.  Coffee/tea and hot/cold water will be provided.  After dinner, there will be a voluntary share time for people to read a poem, tell a short story, or tell why they are thankful. The guest speaker is Lisa Robinson-Redd.  Along with her partner, Jeff Redd, they founds the  Red Robin Song Vegan Guest House.  They also operate Red Robin Song Animal Sanctuary and Beaver Rescue Center.  Lisa will tell a story of the events and people that lead to their vegan life-style they now lead, the founding of the B&B, and more on their animal sanctuary and beaver rescue project.   Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for Children Ages 5-12.

  • December 4, Thursday, 6:30 PM  Vegetarian Society of EASTERN Connecticut will meet at Jack Jackter Cafeteria.  Lyndsay Meiklem, will speak on the benefits to eating mindfully.  Bring a vegetarian or vegan dish to share with a list of ingredients and serving utensils for your food/beverage.  Admission is $7 for adults.  
    For more information, email RecDirector@colchesterct.gov.  

  • December 7, Sunday, 4:30 PM  Northern Connecticut Vegetarians will have their Potluck.  Jane Sirignano, Certified Food For Life  Instructor of Physicians For Responsible Medicine, will be the featured presenter.  Her program will be SIMPLY RAW FOR THE HOLIDAYS.  Jane will discuss ways to eat healthy and enjoy the holiday season.  She will demo delicious holiday treats that happen to be healthy.  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. 

  • December 14, Sunday, 3 PM  Attend Vegan Book Club at Windsor Public Library, Main Floor Meeting Room 1, 323 Broad Street, Windsor, CT.  They will discuss “The New Good Life: Living Better Than Ever In An Age Of Less” by Vegan Author John Robbins.  For more information, email LouAnne at Wannym@comcast.net.

  • Jan 4-24, 2015  Amar Fuller is a Hippocrates Health Educator.  Amar is organizing a trip to Hippocrates Health Institute for Life in Florida for “Life Transformation Program.”  For more information, contact Amar Fuller at (413) 548-9841 or email amar.fuller@gmail.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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