NJveg upcoming events


Educational Outreach – Canal Day
Saturday August 20, 10am-5pm
Wharton NJ 07885

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 9am) 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).


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Saturday August 27, time TBD
Location TBD

The 48th 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 (or excessive heat) date is TBD.

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


Volunteer Work Day
Sunday August 28, 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).


Hiking + Dining – Morris County
Saturday September 3, 10am
Jockey Hollow, Morristown National Historical Park, Harding Township, NJ 07960

The 49th in our series will start at the Jockey Hollow unit of Morristown National Historical Park (info, trail map).  We’ll meet at the Jockey Hollow Visitor Center, 586 Tempe Wick Road, Morristown NJ 07960.  We’ll hike the 6.5 mile Grand Loop Trail, about 2.5 hours.  Let us know what restaurant you’re interested in!  Rain (or excessive heat) date is Monday September 5.

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


Members-Only Potluck Pool Party
Saturday September 10, 1pm
Address to be provided, Hillsborough, NJ

Join NJveg for a vegan potluck pool party!  This event will be outdoors at a private home.  NJveg members only; children welcome.  There’s a pool and a river, so bring bathing suits, towel, and sturdy water shoes to walk in river (not flip flops).  Rain date Sunday September 11.

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


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Mid-September – Date and Time TBD
Location TBD

The 50th 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 (or excessive heat) date is TBD.

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


Educational Outreach – Woofstock Festival
Saturday September 24, 11am-4pm
Voorhees NJ 08043

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 9:45am) and packing up (to about 4:30pm).  Rain date Sunday 9/25.

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 + Potluck
Sunday September 25, 10am-2pm
20 Newell Rd, Leesburg, NJ 08327

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day and potluck!  This is a joint event with Vegan in NJ (celebrating its 6th anniversary).  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, 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.  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).


Potluck Picnic & (optional) Hike
Saturday October 8, 1pm (tentative)
Arney’s Mount Park, Springfield (Burlington County), NJ

Join NJveg for a potluck picnic, followed by an optional hike at Burlington County’s newest park!  Details TBD.  Rain date Saturday October 15.

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
Date & time TBD
Troll House Animal Sanctuary, Williamstown, NJ 08094

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the new vegan non-profit Troll House Animal Sanctuary.  Details coming! 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.