March 26, 2013 · 6:30 PM
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Have you ever used the following excuses as to why you don't eat better: "It's too expensive and takes too much time"? This presentation will prove that you can eat well and for less even if you're always on the run!
Founder of Healthy Dining Chicago and author of 100 Simple Ways to Eat Well for Less, Laura Bruzas, will present Healthy Dining on a Dime.
Food is every household's second largest expense, next to housing, with costs expected to escalate almost 10% in 2013. In this popular, fast-paced program, you will take away dozens of eco-friendly, health-supportive practical tips and insider secrets to save money big time whether eating in, dining out or entertaining!
This educational and fun event is perfect for everyone on the compassionate healthy eating continuum, so please invite all your friends and family!
- 6:30 - 7:00 - Socializing and Snacks
- 7:00 - 8:00 - Presentation and Q&A
- 8:00 - 9:00 - More Socializing and Prizes!
The $15 admission (cash only) will go to support the second annual Chicago Veggie Pride Parade (CVPP)! Everyone will receive a copy of 100 Simple Ways to Eat Well for Less (normally sells for $10!) and a raffle ticket for an opportunity to win some great prizes! You will also have an opportunity to additionally donate to CVPP by purchasing additional raffle tickets (only $1 each)! Space is limited. RSVP today!
Direction: The meeting location is at Harlem-Foster Shopping Center (7238-40 West Foster Ave, Chicago) which is convenient for both Chicago and suburban residents. Look for the entrance doors to the left of Ace Hardware. The facade sign above the doors reads "Lower Level Shops". Enter through the double doors, come down the stairs, and go immediately to your right.
Reasons to come:
- Learn some new ways to save time and money
- Try some tasty, healthy snacks
- Meet old and new friends
- Contribute to a great cause
Any question or comments? Car-pooling arrangements? Please use "Comments" section on the event page.