NJveg upcoming events


Walking + Dining – Somerset County
***POSTPONED***  Friday November 25, noon
Duke Island Park, Old York Rd, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

The 52nd in NJveg’s hiking/walking + vegan dining series will be at Duke Island Park (info).  We’ll meet by the visitor center and plan on eating a picnic or takeout lunch, then walking 3 – 4 miles.

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


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday December 3, noon-4pm
The Cow Sanctuary, Bridgeton, NJ 08302

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the vegan non-profit (and over 30 year-old!) sanctuary The Cow Sanctuary.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  If you’d like to donate to The Cow Sanctuary, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

Waitlist only at this time, adults only.  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 + Dining – Hunterdon County
Sunday December 4, time TBD
Bernadette Morales Nature Preserve, 103 Capner St, Flemington, NJ 08822

The 53rd in NJveg’s hiking/walking + vegan dining series will start at Bernadette Morales Nature Preserve in Flemington (info & map).  Let us know which restaurant you’re interested in!  Inclement weather (precipitation, extreme cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date TBD.

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


Hiking/Walking + Dining
December TBD, time TBD
South Jersey Location TBD

The 54th in NJveg’s hiking/walking + vegan dining series may be at one of your favorite trails (perhaps one on our list) or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Inclement weather (precipitation, extreme cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date TBD.

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


Volunteer Work Day – Marley Meadows Animal Sanctuary
Sunday December 18, 10am-2pm
20 Newell Rd, Leesburg, NJ 08327

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 vegan non-profit Marley Meadows Animal Sanctuary.  If you’d like to donate to Marley Meadows Sanctuary, 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 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, and work boots.  Please note there is no bathroom at the sanctuary.  Pull in to the driveway right of the house and park to the right in the empty space before the fence.

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


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday December 31, 10am-2pm
Freedom Farm Animal Rescue, Cedarville, NJ 08311

Join NJveg for a New Year’s Eve 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 Freedom Farm 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!

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


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Sunday January 1, time TBD
Location TBD

The 55th in NJveg’s hiking/walking + vegan dining series (our 3rd annual New Year’s Day hike) may be at one of your favorite trails (perhaps one on our list) or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Inclement weather (precipitation, extreme cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date TBD.

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


Educational Outreach – Vegan in NJ Monthly Market
Sunday January 8, Noon-5pm
American Legion Post 346, 21 Gully Rd, Neptune City NJ 07753

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 11:30am) 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
Spring 2023
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.

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).


 

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.