NJveg upcoming events


Potluck Picnic + (optional) Hike
Saturday October 8, Noon
Arney’s Mount Park, 150 Juliustown Rd, Springfield (Burlington County), NJ 08022

Join NJveg for a potluck picnic, followed by an optional (easy) hike at Burlington County’s newest park!  This will be a special 50th in our hiking/walking + dining series!  NJveg members: $2 ($5 family); Non-members: $5 ($15 family).  Be green: get $2 off ($5 family) if you bring reusable place settings!  (We will have extras.)  Review our potluck guidelines.   Volunteers needed for setup (at 11:30am) and cleanup.  Rain date TBD.

Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – Paw Prints Pet Fest
Sunday October 9, 10am-3pm
Eastampton NJ 08060

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 8:45am) and packing up (to about 3:30pm).

If you’re interested in joining NJveg’s outreach team, please contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday October 15, 11am-3pm
Uncle Neil’s Home, Bridgeton, NJ 08302

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the vegan nonprofit sanctuary Uncle Neil’s Home.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  If you’d like to donate to Uncle Neil‘s Home, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

Space is limited.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – Hamilton Oktoberfest
Sunday October 16, 11am-5:30pm
Hamilton, NJ 08690

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 10am) and packing up (to about 6pm).

If you’re interested in joining NJveg’s outreach team, please contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Saturday October 22, time TBD
Location TBD

The 51st in our series may be at one of your favorite trails (perhaps one on our list) or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Rain date is TBD.

Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – Millburn – Short Hills Street Fair
Sunday October 23, 11am-5pm
Millburn NJ 07041

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 10am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

If you’re interested in joining NJveg’s outreach team, please contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday October 29, 10am-2pm
Skylands Animal Sanctuary & Rescue, Wantage, NJ 07461

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  This is a joint event with Vegan in NJ.  We’ll be helping out the vegan non-profit Skylands Animal Sanctuary & Rescue.  Details TBD.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  If you’d like to donate, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

Space is limited.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – New Providence Street Fair
Sunday October 30, 11am-5pm
New Providence NJ 07974

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 10am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

If you’re interested in joining NJveg’s outreach team, please contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday November 5, 10am-2pm
Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary, Wrightstown, NJ 08562

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  This is a joint event with Vegan in NJ.  We’ll be helping out the vegan non-profit Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  If you’d like to donate, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

Space is limited.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Hiking/Walking + Dining
November, date & time TBD
Location TBD

The 52nd in our series may be at one of your favorite trails (perhaps one on our list) or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Rain date is TBD.

Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
Sunday November 13, 11am-3pm
Troll House Animal Sanctuary, Williamstown, NJ 08094

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the new vegan non-profit micro-sanctuary Troll House Animal Sanctuary.  They have have 4 goats, 17 potbelly pigs, a small flock of chickens, and 5 ducks.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  If you’d like to donate to Troll House Animal Sanctuary, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

There are only a few spots available, so we’re only opening this to NJveg members at this time.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday November 19, 10am-2pm
Fluffy Butt Rescue, Milford, NJ 08848

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the vegan non-profit micro-sanctuary Fluffy Butt Rescue.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  A vegan lunch will be provided!  If you’d like to donate to Fluffy Butt Rescue, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

There are only a few spots available, so we’re only opening this to NJveg members at this time.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Volunteer Work Day
December, date & time TBD
Freedom Farm Animal Rescue, Cedarville, NJ 08311

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  This is a joint event with Vegan in NJ.  We’ll be traveling to Cumberland County to help out at the non-profit FreedomFarm Animal Rescue.  If you’d like to make a donation to Freedom Farm, you can do so in person or online.

Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full 10-2pm.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  If you want to bring your children, they must be 14 or older.  We highly recommend bringing a bug spray, water bottle, work gloves, work boots, plus clothes that can get dirty!


 

Event Ideas Are Welcome!  Additional events planned, or in the works, some post-pandemic (venue suggestions needed), including educational outreach, volunteer work days at animal rescues and sanctuarieshike/walk + dining, and much more!

We hope to be able to have additional events, including some indoors, in the relatively near future.  In the interim, please send us your suggestions for educational outreach, volunteer days, walks/hikes + dining, online activities, and anything else.  Please let us know what events you are interested in.  Contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com  or  609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Everyone is welcome at NJveg events:  vegan, vegetarian, or veg-curious!  Our events are open to the public, except when noted as members only.  All NJveg events are completely vegan.  Please view our event guidelines.

Please check your email on the day of the event for the possibility of cancellation.  If you’re not on our mailing list, you can sign up here.  We hope to see you in the near future!

View our previous events here.

Below you will find our Facebook events calendar.

You may click on the events to RSVP.