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Education and support for those interested in a vegetarian lifestyle

Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois


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.
Use the main entrance on Corbridge Lane just across the street from the Church's large parking lot. 

Non-vegetarians are always welcome!



Upcoming Events

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!!


Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois