2017 Events

  • 11

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Grand Rapids Vegan Plant Based Potluck 2nd Thursdays of the month. Join us May 11th for a preview of Summer foods! We will be voting this month on the best summer dish and a Grand Rapids Veg Fest prize pack will be awarded to the winner!!

    Time arrive by 6:15 pm, we dine at 6:30 pm

    Location – Trinity Lutheran Church 2700 E Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI, Fellowship Hall

    Parking – Use the side lot facing Fulton St

    Plant Based Potluck – NO meat/fish, eggs, dairy, honey, or gelatin.

    Zero Waste – Save the Earth! Bring your own utensils: plates/cups/silverware/serving utensils.

    Recipes – Please to help others identify common allergens: corn, soy, nuts, or mushrooms.

    Name Badges – Great ice breaker! Bring/make your own name badge!

    Fragrance-Free Environment – Please refrain from using body scents including perfumes, colognes, after shave, lotions, etc., to accommodate those with chemical sensitivities.

    Set Up and Clean Up – we need volunteers to arrive early to setup tables and chairs, and volunteers to clean up.

  • 13

    10:00 am-3:00 pm

    Enjoy food sampling all day – cooking demos and Plant Based eating education covering:
    •Intro to Eating Vegan 101
    •Vegan Baking 101
    •Where’s the Protein
    •Easy, Simple Quick Meal.
    Don’t know where or how to start? You will learn:
    How to Shop and Stock a Pantry
    How to Read Labels
    How to prepare some quick and delicious meal
    Join us for this exciting, veguacation learning experience Saturday, May 13, 10am – 3 pm, at Cascade Christian Church Centennial Hall
    Entrance and Parking corner of Orange & Hurley Sts.

    $5 suggested donation at the door to help cover costs

    Vegan U is sponsored by Grand Rapids Veg Fest and Plant Based Roots