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VEGGIE DINING

WELCOME to the VEGETARIAN SOCIETY of SOUTH JERSEY’s ”VEGGIE DINING” blog.  

Our DINING GUIDE is the most up to date info for South Jersey, Philadelphia and surrounding area restaurants. We’ve started with the ones that offer a discount for members of VSSJ.  

Other categories include restaurants that are solely vegetarian or vegan, discount coupon links as well as Recipes and potluck posts.  

Looking forward to your contributions and comments as well!    To learn more about us visit www.vssj.com

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New Menu Item Preview

CousCous, Moraccan Restaurant will be previewing their new vegan menu item “Vegan Shawarma” at our International Gourmet Appetizer part of our 25th Anniversary Celebration. Be the first to sample this flavorful dish.

CousCous is located in Cherry Hill, NJ on Route 70 East, 145 Barclay Farms Shopping
856-427-9994 http://couscousnj.com/index.html

Did you know that CousCous gives A 10% discount to members of VSSJ? 

Members of VSSJ receive a $5 discount to our 25th Anniversary Celebration – to join and/or to register for our celebration click here: www.vssj.com

HURRY DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS SEPT 9th

For details of our 25th Anniversary Celebration click here: http://www.vssj.com/veggiedining/category/25th-anniversary

 

Internat'l Gourmet Appetizer Reception, Intro

Matt & Nat handbag for our Auction

 

This beautiful bag is cruelty-free, using no animal products with 100% recycled bottle lining. The Clyde features a sliding strap closure at front. Back has zippered slit pocket. The interior has a PDA, cell phone and zip pocket. Includes a detachable / adjustable shoulder strap. http://www.mattandnat.com/product/clyde-cognac-2875/
LET THE BIDDING BEGIN!!
 
SEPTEMBER 9TH IS THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR OUR 25th ANNIVERSARY & FOOD FESTIVAL
Auction & door prize items (preview some of the great items), Intro

Meatless Monday Workshop: Sprouting 101

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
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Meatless Mondays at Wholefoods

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.

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