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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, October 10: pianist Joseph Schenk will entertain us with an evening of “All Hallows Eve”. Joseph is a graduate of the Juilliard School and Westminster Choir College. Known for playing a large variety of crowd-pleasing music on the piano and organ from memory, he will employ those skills in our evening’s entertainment. The musical celebration will begin at the grand piano with a variety of seasonal selections and finish with an illumination of the majesty of the organ. A special inclusion will be a musical improvisation accompaniment to, and unknown to him, classic silent film.

Tuesday, November 14: RVC Professor Brian Wagner will speak on Environmental Ethics

Tuesday, December 12: Troy Skwor, Ph.D. "Human Influence on Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment".

Tuesday, January 9: TBA

Tuesday, February 13: Brenda Richter, "Raw Foods for Optimum Nutrition"

Tuesday, March 13: Kari Wheaton, "Plant Based Cheese: Better for You and the Environment".

Tuesday, April 10: Stanley Campbell will talk about his trip to Cuba and eating a plant-based diet there.

Volunteers are always needed to help setup or cleanup... come early or stay late!!


Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois