FREE CLASS: Plant Strong II

Vegan Society of Colorado Springs
Vegan Society of Colorado Springs
Public group

East Library

5550 N Union Blvd · Colorado Springs, Co

How to find us

Community Room (left hallway)

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Details

Due to multiple requests, a Plant Strong II Class is being provided with emphasis on food, social support and taking your transition to the next level. Light lunch provided.

Whether you are a beginner vegan, or advanced meat-eater, this class is public and open to anyone – bring a friend or loved one.
*The second half of the class will include break out sessions, allowing three rotations to topics of your choice. This will address more personal needs and encourage group discussion.

Class topics will include:
Part 1
-The American Health Care Crisis
-The (ever-persistent) Protein Issue
-Keeping a Social Life in a Carnivorous World
-Everyday Super Foods

-Live Demo: Simple Recipes and Food Sampling
-Empowerment and Educating Others!

Part 2 - Break Out Sessions
-Life After Cheese
-Raising Veggie Kids: Nutrition, Meal Ideas, and Social Situations
-Food Demo: "That Was Vegan?"

-Can I Get All Nutrients from Plants?
-10 Minute Meals on a Budget
-Myth Busters...on Soy, Oil, Protein and Dairy

Presenters:
Troy Baleria: Certified Peer Fitness Trainer and Nutrition Coach, Firefighter Paramedic
Lisa DesRoches: Nutritional Education Trainer from the Nutritional Education Institute, Student at Wellness Forum Institute of Health Studies, Plant-based Diet Certification
Diane Freed: Nutritional Education Background
Jacqueline Fonseca: Foodie and Recipe Blogger

Barbara Musick: Creator & Blogger for "That Was Vegan?"

Tinya Duffey: Masters of Education, Life-Long Vegetarian
For specific question, please contact Tinya at: [masked]