VSSJ 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Three Decades of Education, Support, Social Activities
Saturday November 19, 10am-5pm
Medford Leas, One Medford Leas Way, Medford, NJ 08055
Please join us for festivities that include:
100% Plant-Based (Vegan) Luncheon: Catered by Medford Leas. Tentative menu: Lentil Loaf, Stuffed Portabellas, Quinoa Cranberry Stuffed Acorn Squash, Beet Blend, Broccoli, Asian super food salad, Corn & Black Bean Salad, Dessert TBD
Keynote Speaker: Victoria Moran, Author, The Good Karma Diet, Main Street Vegan, Creating a Charmed Life; Director, Main Street Vegan Academy; Host, Main Street Vegan Podcast; mainstreetvegan.net
Subject: The Look-Great, Feel-Amazing, Change-the-World Lifestyle
Your genes arent the half of it: you can look and feel lighter, younger, and more alive than you did at twenty if you learn how to make healthy living practical, natural, affordable, and fun. It can be with the Look-Great, Feel-Amazing, Change the World Lifestyle, a holistic program to manage your mood; move your body (without wishing you were somewhere else); eat colorful, compassionate, glorious food; and get on the detox bandwagon so you can live in radiant health despite the stressors and pollutants of the 21st century.
This fast-moving presentation treats familiar topics in ways youve never heard before, with lots of laughter, and relatable true stories that make the information stick. The speaker is not only a certified Holistic Health Counselor (HHC, AADP), she walks the walk keeping off a 60-pound weight loss for over 30 years and exuding the vitality and exuberance you can realize for yourself by putting these simple principles to work in your own life at your own pace. This isnt about perfection: its about loving every day of your life.
Featured Speaker: Lee Hall, LLM, Author, On Their Own Terms, Capers in the Churchyard. In 2014, Attorney Lee Hall earned a Master of Laws in environmental law with a focus on climate change. Hall has been interviewed for Allegheny Front Environmental Radio and Alternet on the diet-climate connection, and teaches at Widener University - Delaware Law; veganplace.wordpress.com
Subject: Heat & Serve? The Impact of a Typical Grocery List on Global Greenhouse Emissions.
In this informative A/V presentation, Lee Hall will discuss what scientists are calling a protein shift from animal-based to growing crops direct for people and how tonights dinner matters. Puts common green myths to rest and includes practical kitchen-stocking tips.
Featured Speaker: Janine Motta, Programs Director, Animal Protection League of NJ (aplnj.org). Employed by APLNJ since 1989, Janine has handled almost all aspects of the organization (including fundraising, bookkeeping, outreach, public presentations, and overseeing many programs). With an acute sense of purpose, Janine uses her passion, professionalism and dedication to further the mission of APLNJ.
Subject: But can they suffer? The case for extending our circle of compassion to animals.
Featured Speaker: Patrecia Giunta - Nutrition Consultant. Subject: Practical information for those in transition to a plant-based diet.
Panel: Moderated by Dr. Janet Erickson, VSSJ founder & president. Panelists: Heather Kristian, VSSJ secretary; Freya Dinshah, president, American Vegan Society (AVS); Eric Nyman, owner, Wildflower Earthly Vegan Fare restaurant; Dr. Horatio (Raysh) Daub, MD
Cooking Demonstration: Christine Scalfo, HHC, AADP - Personal Chef, Diet Coach; foodforliving.net
Cooking Demonstration: Patrecia Giunta - Nutrition Consultant; creatinganewyou.com
Do you know what foods promote good health and how to prepare them? Food choices, and how food is prepared, can powerfully affect your health, energy and well-being! Feeling Sluggish? Having Cravings? Stressed? Maybe its the food you're eating? Let me share with you the foods that will energize your body's natural healing power.
Music: Lou Giunta, Ph.D., CHt. - Jazz, Standards, and Pop Music; facebook.com/lougiunta
Master of Ceremonies: Barata El
Morning Tea & Coffee
Book Signing by Authors
Gift for Everyone!
Registration starts at 10am, programs begin at 10:30am.
Seating is limited. Please note: this event is adults only.
$35 for VSSJ members and Medford Leas residents, $45 for non-members.
Register by November 1.
For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org, 609-848-VEG1 (8341).
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VENDORS: a limited number of table spaces are available. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Medford Leas (View)
One Medford Leas Way
Medford, NJ 08055
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