Do you ever miss good old All-American picnic fare this time of year? You don't have to! Join Chef Bridget Ellis-Ware ( and learn to make several raw vegan backyard favorites that even carnivorous dads will love! These dishes are kid-friendly and travel well. And the best part is, they are raw, vegan, and full of nutrients. So bring dad along and give him the gift of healthy options. Happy Father's day! The potluck will be held at the West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 8470 SW Oleson Rd., Portland. Come to the potluck at 5:00pm, the presentation at 6:30pm, or both!

Please bring a plant-based ( (no animal products, including honey) main dish, salad, or dessert; a card listing its ingredients; and plates and utensils for your use. Need plant-based ideas? Click here ( If you come alone, figure the amount to serve 4–6 generously; increase the amount 4 servings for each additional person in your party/family. Northwest VEG potlucks are alcohol-free events. For more information email .

*Members of Northwest Veg are especially encouraged to attend as our short annual membership meeting will be a part of this potluck*

To become a member of Northwest Veg, follow this link