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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

 October 9,2018: VIM celebrates its 30th anniversary - Kelly & Brian Endl will talk about how they became vegetarians, their early memories of VIM, and their brave decision to only offer vegan food at Pig Minds Brewery. Stanley Campbell will talk about his early days at VIM.  There will be lots of surprises and CAKE!

  30th anniversary T-shirts will be available for $20. To pre-order your size email info@vimlife.org.  T-shirts will be available at the October meeting but quantities in certain sizes are limited.  If paying at the meeting by check, please use a separate check for the T-shirt.

October 10,2018: VIM is cosponsoring an event featuring Dr. Neal Barnard entitled "The Power of Food for Health" on Wednesday, October 10, 7:00 p.m., Regents Hall in the 2nd floor of Burpee Center on the Rockford University campus. The event is free but tickets are required. Call (815) 226-4100 to reserve yours.

November 13, 2018 - Tina Hallberg, "Vegan Finger Foods for the Holidays"

December 11 , 2018 - Jeanne Burke-Palm 

January 8, 2019- Chili contest (more details later).

February 12. 2019 - Community Supported Agriculture


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


Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois