Try Vegan Week 2009

  • August 15, 2009 · 11:00 AM

TRY VEGAN WEEK EVENTS PDX!!! August 15-22nd. All events , except Vegan Prom, are free to the public. Mark your calendars and RSVP to each individual event as they are posted here on meetup.


* Saturday, August 15th
11 am- Bike rally (Vegan Mini Mall- Se 12th and Stark)
1pm- Mentor meet up (People’s Co-Op: 3029 SE 21st Ave)
2pm- Why Veganism? Veganize your habits. (People’s Co-Op: 3029 SE 21st Ave.)
5pm- Vegan BBQinq 101- you= sides, we’ll provide the rest (Powell Park: SE 26th Ave & Powell Blvd)
7pm- Peaceable Kingdom (People’s Co-Op: 3029 SE 21st)

* Sunday, August 16th
10am- Brunch from 10-noon (Vita Cafe: 3024 NE Alberta St)
1pm- Veganize your kitchen (IDA house:1732 NE Alberta St)
2pm- Vegan Fitness (IDA house: 1732 NE Alberta St)
5pm- Disease Prevention (Whole Foods Fremont- 3535 NE 15th Ave)
7pm- Fish and Seafood talk (Whole Foods Fremont: 3535 NE 15th Ave) * Monday, August 17th
6pm- Cookbook Tour (Herbivore: 1211 SE Stark St)
7pm- Waste of Dairy (Hungry Tiger Too: 207 SE 12th Ave)
8pm- Cooking without dairy (Hungry Tiger Too: 207 SE 12th Ave)

* Tuesday, August 18th
7pm- Raw Foods (People’s Co-Op: 3029 SE 21st)
8pm- Greens Class (People’s: 3029 SE 21st)

* Wednesday, August 19th
6pm-6:45- Factory Farms and humane meat (Central Library, US Bank room: 801 S.W. 10th Avenue)
7pm-7:45- The Environment (Central Library, US Bank room: 801 S.W. 10th Avenue) * Thursday, August 20th
7pm- Potluck and Trivia Night (Laurelhurst Park: SE 39th Ave & Stark St)

* Friday, August 21st
7pm- The truth about eggs (Buckman Park: NE 12th Ave & Everett St)
9pm- Bar crawl and late night food cart visit (Start at Ron Tom’s: 600 East Burnside) * Saturday, August 22nd

1pm- Vegan Ice Cream Potluck (Colonel Sumners Park: SE 17th and SE Taylor)

9pm- End of week celebration (Report Lounge: 1101 E Burnside St) Thanks to our sponsors and supporters: * Afterbirth books * Held belts * Hungry Tiger Too
* Northwest Veg * Pie Footwear * Report Lounge * Vita Cafe

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  • deanna

    So far the numbers have been pretty good. There is always room for growth, but if even one person learns something new and decides to take an extra step towards being a healthy vegan, we have done our job really.

    August 17, 2009

  • Nona

    wish there were more people that showed, in the meet up group or not, like last year.

    August 15, 2009

  • deanna

    Feel free to print the poster (larger scale of course) and post somewhere around town. Thanks!

    August 11, 2009

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