Education and support for those interested in a vegetarian lifestyle
Vegetarians In Motion
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.
Non-vegetarians are always welcome!
6:30pm - Potluck
7:30pm - Program
Tuesday, September 13: Dan Larson, a poor man’s Rip Esselstyn (Esselstyn is a firefighter and author ofThe Engine 2 Diet), will share information about his journey to veganism, and the challenges this presents in the community and work environment. He is a proponent of making veganism more “inclusive” and seeks to dispel common misconceptions and practices that make it more difficult than it has to be. Dan grew up in Rockford; he has been a firefighter/paramedic on the Rockford Fire Department for 25 years. He and his family are members of VIM.
Tuesday, October 11: VIM members Pat and Gerald Beam, Senior Olympics
Tuesday, November 8: Election Night Potluck - NO SPEAKER
Tuesday, December 13: Cooking Demonstration by Patty and Ron Ingrassia
Volunteers are always needed to help setup or cleanup... come early or stay late!!