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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, June 9: Jeanie Burke, R.D. Dietitian and Lifestyle Educator  will demonstrate smoothie recipes that will make you GLOW! Jeanie  will introduce the following smoothie delights: Glowing Green Monster (with mint, avocado and zesty lime), Bananas for the Berries (with peanut butter and spinach), Cheerful Chocolate (with avocado for a luxurious creamy texture), and Velvety Pumpkin Pie (with freshly ground nutmeg — pumpkin isn’t just for the holidays).

No meetings in July and August

Tuesday, July 14, 6 p.m.—VIM Dinner at Pig Minds Brewing Co. Celebrate a beautiful summer evening on the patio (weather permitting). Owner Brian Endl will offer three vegan menu items for you to choose from; reservations are not necessary

Friday, August 14: VIM volunteers at City Market - Volunteers are needed to greet visitors at the gates and also to work at our volunteer table. If interested in helping, please contact Mary Ann Suprenant at 815-997-9359 or at beansma66@hotmail.com.

Tuesday, September 8: Chef Diana Kramer of Tasty Tidbits Personal Chef Service

Tuesday, October 13:  Srivani Sridhar, MD

Tuesday, November 10: “Craniosacral Therapy” by Peter Gulatto



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


Vegetarians In Motion

Rockford, Illinois