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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

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!!


Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois