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, February 9: “Bloom Where You Are Planted” by Jill Leigh. As Director of Food Service at Alpine Christian School, Jill plans, prepares, and implements healthy meals for 60 children. ACS is a Seventh-day Adventist Pre-K - 9th grade campus. Jill was president of CHIP (Complete Health Improvement Program) Alumni and served on a team that facilitated CHIP classes. She also was involved with Breathe Free, a smoking cessation program at the YMCA; she is currently working on a Bachelor’s degree in Biblical Counseling. Her presentation will include her experiences in cooking and sharing healthy meals with children.
Tuesday, March 8: Beth Randall, founder of Critter Camp Exotic Pet Sanctuary, German Valley, IL
Tuesday, April 12: Pamela Sourelis, Reiki,a healing practice that promotes physical, mental, emotional and spiritual balance
Tuesday, May 10: A representative from Sunshine Burgers will do a cooking demonstration.
Saturday, June 18: VIM bus trip to Madison for Mad City Vegan Fest. Dr. Michael Greger is a featured speaker.
Volunteers are always needed to help setup or cleanup... come early or stay late!!