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Eden Foods has made a generous donation to our 25th anniversary. A basket of goodies for our auction and samples of their organic pasta for our giveaway (swag) bags. We will have some other surprises for the swag bags and I will continue to keep you informed as the donations come in.
Eden Foods is a principled, 43 year independent natural food company offering 250+ authentic, organic, traditional, kosher, pure foods. Eden brand is never adulterated with irradiation, preservatives, toxic additives, food colorings, refined sugars, or genetically engineered ingredients. The best food, the best service. edenfoods.com
VSSJ has teamed up with Wholefoods Market in Marlton to offer fun and informative events for Meatless Mondays. Our next event is Monday August 15th at 7:00pm Discover the nutritional benefits of sprouting and learn this easy kitchen gardening technique that anyone can do. Sampling will be provided! Sign up at the Customer Service booth at Wholefoods, call 856.797.1115 or email: MarltonEvents@wholefoods.com
1000 Main St (corner of 10th & Main)
Belmar, NJ 07719
Hours: Mon: Closed, Tues-Thurs: 11 am–9 pm, Fri-Sat: 11 am–10 pm, Sun: 9 am–8 pm
Offers 10% discount to VSSJ members.
For membership information, click here.
The owners of Cheyenne’s Road Market are donating a basket of produce to our 25th anniversary celebration!! Do I hear $25?? $40?? Whoever wins this basket is getting the best produce in the area …. check out their FB page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cheyennes-Road-Market/102308267576?ref=ts&sk=wall#!/pages/Cheyennes-Road-Market/102308267576
for more info on our anniversary celebration www.vssj.com
Hurraw Lip Balm is all natural, vegan, and made from premium raw, organic and fair trade ingredients.
TofuXpress is a gourmet food press for vegetarians, macrobiotics, gourmet cooks, and anyone who loves or would like to try to cook with tofu and other vegetables. Also, their website contains delicious tofu recipes. Great for making paneer cheese too. www.tofuxpress.com
Scoville Blues will be entertaining us during the first part of our 25th celebration by offering us a nice variety of popular music as well as some of their specialty songs. www.scovilleblues.com
Betsy Brody photography donated a $200 gift certificate for an in home photo session which includes an 8×10 print www.betsybrodyphoto.com
Eden Foods is donating a food basket for our 25th anniversary. Eden Foods provides the cleanest most nutritious foods and accurate information about them, their uses, their benefits. www.edenfoods.com/
The Alternative Baking company has donated a basket for our 25th Anniversary, Yuuuuum!! They are dedicated to helping make the dairy and meat industries obsolete by providing gourmet quality, vegan alternatives to traditional baked goods that taste great! www.alternativebaking.com
The Pop Shop has donated a $20 gift certificate to our 25th Anniversary. The Pop Shop is a quirky American-diner comfort cuisine with many vegetarian and vegan options on their menu: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner – Ice Cream
729 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108 www.thepopshopusa.com
YOGAWOOD in Collingswood has donated 3 classes for our 25th Anniversary. Their location is 688 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108 http://yogawood.com/
3 books have been donated by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine for our 25th Anniversary – they are all autographed by Dr Neil Barnard. Founded in 1985, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) is a nonprofit organization that promotes preventive medicine, conducts clinical research, and encourages higher standards for ethics and effectiveness in research. www.PCRM.org
The Vegetarian Society of South Jersey has teamed up with Wholefoods Market in Marlton, NJ for meatless Mondays. On Monday June 27th participants got to sample meat alternatives for the 4th of July -compliments of Wholefoods. Janet Erickson, President of VSSJ presented an informative talk on the benefits of a vegetarian diet (other than health). Participants received lots of great handouts to read at home and a lot to think about concerning their food choices. Below is info on upcoming workshops.
Call wholefoods to register 856-797-1115…
July 11th ” Whole Grains” presented by the Vegetarian Society
of South Jersey! Learn about all the whole grain options out there and how easy they are to prepare. Do you know which ancient grain is a complete protein? Find out the answer and much more. Enter our contest to see how many grains you can identify and win a Whole Foods Market gift bag! Great recipes and a cooking demonstration will be provided by our own Chef Erin! Cooking Class: Whole Grains for a Healthy Diet
July 18th “Vegetarian Diet 101″
Attend this workshop courtesy of the Vegetarian Society of South Jersey to learn more about the health benefits of a meat-free diet. Receive a free Vegetarian Starter Kit and Whole Foods Market goodie bag. Tasty samples and recipes will be provided!
July 25th VSSJ & Chef Erin will be creating quick & easy vegetarian meals. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll also learn options for eating healthy throughout the hot summer days.