Education and support for those interested in a vegetarian lifestyle
Vegetarians In Motion
Vegetarians in Motion meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month from September through June.
Please bring a vegetarian dish to pass (no meat, poultry, fish, meat broth or gelatin) that will serve 8-10 people, plus your own plate, silverware and cup.
To be considerate of vegans and people with food allergies, please label dishes if they contain eggs and/or dairy products. Recipes are appreciated.
Admission: $3 for members, $5 for non-members, no charge for children
Meetings are held in
the Social Hall of
Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 3300 Rural Street, Rockford.
Non-vegetarians are always welcome!
6:30pm - Potluck
7:30pm - Program
Tuesday, March 14: “Organic Gardening and Composting” by Lynn Bement, the Compost Queen. The backbone of any organic garden is composting. Lynn will cover the basics of composting along with vermicomposting. She will also discuss the planning and preparation needed to grow a healthy, vibrant garden without the use of synthetic chemicals. A University of Illinois Extension Maser Gardener since 1995, Lynn completed her Master Composter certification from Michigan State University and is a certified Soil Foodweb advisor. Invite your friends!
Tuesday, April 11 VIM meeting: Krystal Shuga, A.C.E. personal trainer and Zumba instructor
Tuesday, May 9: Barbara Williams, "Enjoying Pollinators and Other Insects"
Tuesday, June13: Rock Valley College Professor Emeritus Dr. Kanwal Prashar,"Vegetarianism: It's Effect on the Climate and Environment."
July and August - No meetings - see you in September
Volunteers are always needed to help setup or cleanup... come early or stay late!!