- Summer Fun Green Scene Dinner at True Food Kitchen
(6/14 UPDATE: IT IS SOLD OUT. YOU MUST HAVE PREVIOUSLY RESERVED YOUR SPOT THROUGH EVENTBRITE IN ORDER TO ATTEND.) Hello Naples Green Sceners, Please join us for a Naples Green Scene dinner and wear your favorite vitality color....GREEN!! True Food Kitchen is the perfect place for us to celebrate our JOY for our VIBRANTLY green lifestyle. We worked with the manager to create a special Green Scene menu for our evening! Price will depend on what you order. Everyone will receive their own check. We hope to see you there! Get your tickets on Eventbrite at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-fun-green-scene-dinner-at-true-food-kitchen-tickets-62090385013 Register early there as we will cap off at 35 people. You must RSVP there on Eventbrite to reserve your spot. We can't wait to see everyone! Michelle and Jen Naples Green Scene organizers
- The Truth about Food by Dr. David Katz
Join us for this exciting speaker, Dr. David Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, FACLM, Internationally recognized author, speaker with expertise in nutrition, weight management and the prevention of chronic disease. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6-7:00 pm. First Christian Church, 2061 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901 Dr. Katz will present on “The Truth about Food”. Be sure to visit http://www.leehealth.org/classes and then click on “National speaker series” to register or for more information.
- "What the Health" Movie Night!
Naples Green Sceners! Gather friends and family to join us for a private showing of the educational health documentary film, What the Health, at Moorings Park! http://www.whatthehealthfilm.com/ Our private movie venue will only accommodate 75 guests so be sure to make your reservation ASAP. Address: 132 Moorings Park Drive, naples Movie will be at 6:30 on wed April 24. Air popped popcorn will be served! Tickets are $5. BUY TICKETS HERE -->>> THROUGH EVENTBRITE ONLY https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-the-health-movie-night-tickets-59982989737 Parking instructions: Go through the gate, make a right and drive to the parking garage in the Center for Healthy Living - There is first and second floor parking available. The theatre is on the 3rd floor. We look forward to seeing you for an eye-opening dose of information and fun with your local plant-based community! Eat many plants, Green Scene Organizers “It’s never too late to start eating well. A good diet can reverse many of those conditions as well. In short: change the way you eat and you can transform your health for the better.” ― T. Colin Campbell (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/3373474.T_Colin_Campbell), Whole: Rethinking the Science of Nutrition (https://www.goodreads.com/work/quotes/19174391)
- Blue Zones Project Ribbon-Cutting Potluck
The Naples Green Scene is has been Blue Zones Project approved! This *EXCLUSIVE* potluck will be a ribbon cutting ceremony - initiating NGS into the Blue Zones Project family! RSVP as soon as possible - this event will be capped at 50 attendees and WILL FILL UP. PLEASE RSVP AND PURCHASE ENTRY THROUGH THE LINK BELOW. RSVP Here: https://ngsribboncuttingpotluck.eventbrite.com _____________________________________________________ Please be sure to bring enough food for 50 people to sample. Please bring a: • Whole-food, plant-based / vegan (NO ANIMAL PRODUCTS) and SOS-free (no salt, oil, or sugar) dish for 50 people to sample. • At least one copy of the recipe to display next to your dish. • Serving spoon, etc. Make sure your dish DOES NOT include: • meat (beef, chicken, pork, fish, etc) • dairy (milk, milk powders, casein, cheese, yogurt, cream, ice cream, etc.) • eggs (even cage free) • processed foods • Added sugar/processed sweeteners (you may sweeten with dates, raisins or other dried fruit) • Added salt – keep it minimal, we can add more to the top if needed • Oil (even Olive, Coconut, Flax oil etc.) • Artificial sugar substitutes ______________________________________________________ For those not sure what to bring, here are some suggestions: - Fresh fruit - Raw vegetable tray - leave off any dip if not vegan - Hummus or bean dip - Kombucha / sparkling fruit juice beverage (for celebrating our initiation of course!) If you’re still unsure, just contact us or find recipes online by typing "whole foods, vegan, no oil recipes" into google, Instagram, Pinterest or Youtube. We will also be having a raffle for prizes! **Raffle proceeds support this Meetup. Thank you for your support. ____________________________________________________ Even if you have never prepared food in this manner, WE WANT YOU TO ATTEND. This is a wonderful opportunity to taste a variety of dishes, find a great recipe, and meet other people who are into a lifestyle that interests you! We are all here learn from each other. ____________________________________________________ Schedule of event: 6:00 pm - 6:15 pm : Welcome and mingle 6:15 pm - 6:30 pm : Blue Zones Team arrives, Ribbon Cutting/Photo 6:30 pm - 7:30pm : Eat/Potluck and socialize 7:30 pm : Raffle Prize Drawing for some great prizes! We will have dining tables arranged for this gathering, so seating will be limited! PLEASE RSVP AND PURCHASE ENTRY THROUGH THE LINK BELOW. RSVP Here: https://ngsribboncuttingpotluck.eventbrite.com
- 3rd Annual SWFL Veg Fest - Sunday, February 24th 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
SWFL Veg Fest is happening in under a month... and we are VERY excited! SWFL Veg Fest is a gathering intended to educate, inspire and supply the community with information and tools needed to lead a healthier and (more) vegan (plant-based) lifestyle. We hope to see you there! For more info on the events happening throughout the day, check out our website! https://www.naplesgreenscene.com/events/…/1/27/swfl-veg-fest
- Dr. Garth Davis - National Speaker Series
We are so excited to welcome Nationally Recognized author, speaker and medical director of the Mission Hospital Weight Management Program in Asheville, NC - Dr. Garth Davis, MD, FACS, FASMBS RSVP on EventBrite! https://drgarthdavis.eventbrite.com
- Holiday Dinner Social at The Bevy - Please be sure to RSVP through Eventbrite
Naples Green Scene has been working with The Bevy - an upscale resturant in Downtown Naples - to bring you the ideal night out - a "Plant-Powered Holiday Dinner Social". The chef has been working on a Green Scene compliant menu full of delicious holiday food that is sure to make us feel healthy and in the holiday spirit! Expect an ENTIRELY PLANT-BASED, Three-Course, upscale dinner. Get out your festive attire and dress up for a night out on the town! We are happy to say we have historically been selling out every event. Reservations required; Click HERE to RSVP: https://naplesgreenscenethebevy.eventbrite.com December 6, 2018 Located at The Bevy[masked]th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102 6:00 pm $55 per person (tax and tip not included) - Payment will be taken at the event. LIMITED SEATING EVENT - Only 40 Seats Available! Menu Created by Executive Chef Chris Renninghoff at The Bevy STARTERS Quinoa & Kale Salad Spring Mix, Kale, Sun Dried Tomato, Dried Cranberries, Carrot Ginger Vinaigrette Cilantro Lime Hummus Raw Vegetables, Black Garlic & Herb Relish Roasted Beet Carpaccio Shaved Shallots, Capers, Lemon Dill Foam, Baby Fennel ENTREES Roasted Eggplant Involtini Asparagus & Lentil Stuffing, Black Garlic Puree, Micro Leeks Ancient Grains Cake Roasted Vegetables, Radishes, Carrot Puree Baby Squash En Papillote Onions, English Peas, Brown Rice, Fine Herbs DESSERTS Lavender & Wild Berry Caviar Dehydrated Pear Chips, Micro Mint Chia Seed Pudding Smashed Blackberries, Sugar Beet Mousse
- A Spur-of-the Moment Rendezvous at True Foods Kitchen on Thursday, Nov. 8th!
Hello Green Sceners, Please join us for an impromptu green scene mixer and wear your favorite vitality color....GREEN!! True Foods Kitchen is the perfect place for us to celebrate our JOY for our VIBRANTLY green lifestyle. We will casually order off the a-la-cart menu. We have worked with the Chefs so your meals will be Green Scene approved! Price will depend on what you order. Everyone will receive their own check. We hope to see you there! RSVP early as we will cap off at 30 people! Can't wait to see everyone! Michelle, Jen, and Sheryl Green Scene Organizers
- Dr. Darren Morton - A Lee Health National Speaker Series
Focus on intent in positive psychology to scientifically understand and promote thriving individuals, families and communities, in order to make "normal" lives more fulfilling. Dr. Darren Morton will explore the five domains of flourishing. This is a Lee Health National Speaker Series event. Location: First Christian Church, 2061 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers, FL 33901 RSVP by clicking "going" for this event and if you are on FaceBook, RSVP there too! https://www.facebook.com/events/1060491060798681/ The Naples Green Scene will meet just inside the entrance of the building to distribute tickets between 5:30pm-5:55pm. Cant't wait to see you there!
- Sushi Under the Stars
Sushi Under the Stars is a Naples Green Scene event, co-hosted by Food and Thought, to bring together community in a fun, healthy atmosphere. We will be serving rolls of vegetable sushi and miso soup, along side Mountain Valley bottled water. Local soul musician Nick Dudley will be preforming from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Find his music at Nick Dudley Music (on Facebook). Come enjoy music and healthy food while building community that fosters healthy living. It is easiest to live a healthy life when your friends all support it! $20 entry will go to Food & Thought and the growing Naples Green Scene. We appreciate your contributions greatly! Please RSVP by paying your entry via the link below! (Just click to open - you should be redirected to a Paypal link for payment to [masked]) https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=VW8E7R7QVH852