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  • Grow Things! Organic Gardening Workshop | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    use How much to water Methods of propagating plants How to get started We end the session with an organic lunch which includes freshly harvested organic greens and other treats Venue Northeast Kampong Senang Activity Centre Blk 840 Tampines St 82 01 111 at ground floor of block Singapore 520840 Date time Sat 25 May 2013 9 00 am 12 00 pm Cost Includes lunch VSS members 30 Children 12 and below 25 Non members 40 Limited to 20 persons Workshop instructor Andrew Tay is a nature education consultant and has been in this field of work since 1994 His interests in nature conservation include permaculture and other forms of ecologically sustainable food gardening Program 9 00am Registration welcome and briefing 9 30am Guided tour of the food and medicinal plant gardens at location 10 30am Start of hands on gardening workshop Pot up a herb or vegetable to adopt and bring home 12 00pm Organic vegetarian lunch at location Topics that will be covered in this workshop Common local vegetables and herbs and how to grow them Methods and demo on how to propagate plants Types of soil herbal pesticide and fertiliser and other relevant materials Growing at your

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  • VSS' 21-Day Veg Buddy Program | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    due to logistical reasons you may not be paired with the mentor of your choice MEET YOUR MENTORS Alex 25 About 8 years ago while surfing punk rock band Anti Flag s website I stumbled upon the Meet Your Meat video that showed undercover footages of what goes on inside slaughterhouses and turned veg almost overnight Having been at it for about 8 years I feel that staying away from meat is easier than most people think This Program will make it even easier for people contemplating living a meat free lifestyle Besides vegetarianism I m interested in marketing poker music sleight of hand magic chinese tea and travel Top Ashley 23 Hi I became a vegetarian in 2010 and subsequently a vegan in July 2011 My primary motivation for being vegan is my commitment to the ideals of non violence I also value the clean and healthy body that a well planned plant based diet helps to achieve and my much higher levels of energy since adopting a vegan diet It also helps that there are lots of good veg food to be found in Singapore I joined the Veg Buddy program to help people transitioning to the vegetarian diet realise how easy and fun it is to go veg I am currently training as a lawyer in the financial services industry I love yoga electronic music reading and searching for good food Top Chetan 33 Hi I m Chetan and I am an accidental vegetarian I somehow managed to stop eating meat without realizing it roughly 3 years ago Being surrounded by vegetarians meant my lunches and dinners did not include meat I decided to make it official after a while and have never felt better I am a very active person and have completed at least 6 marathons so far I do dragon boating regularly and have climbed numerous peaks in Indonesia and the Himalayas I think the Veg Buddy Program is an awesome initiative and would like to help anyone wishing to know more about vegetarianism Top Jaya 38 I have been a vegetarian from a very young age As a young kid growing up in India the choice was obvious affection for animals Coming to Singapore and being involved with VSS the reasons became manifold health environment and sustainability to name a few Cooking isn t my strong suit so I always had to hunt for places to eat Thanks to many people that I met through VSS and the MeetUp groups soon I realized there is no shortage of good vegetarian food in Singapore Trained as an engineer I work for a research lab I like outdoor sports tennis and badminton I love watching movies too especially the classics Through the Veg Buddy Program I hope to share my little pointers with the rest of my buddies Top Ting Ting 24 Hallo I became vegetarian at age 5 and turned vegan in 2007 Veganism addresses many issues such as animal cruelty ecology and famine

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  • VSS AGM | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    Play Products Contact Forum Site map Home VSS AGM By admin Posted on February 19th 2013 Start 02 03 2013 15 30 End 02 03 2013 18 00 14th Anniversary Annual General Meeting Dear Members The VSS Annual General Meeting will be held on Date Saturday 2 March 2013 Time 3 30 6 00 p m Venue Kampung Senang Holistic Lifestyle Centre Blk 106 Aljunied Crescent 01 205 Singapore 380106 Directions 5 min walking distance from Aljunied MRT All attendees will be given a copy of the Annual Report for 2012 3 30pm Registration Agenda a President s welcome b Minutes of the 13th AGM c Annual report for 2012 d Financial report for 2012 e Elect office bearers f Elect 2 honorary auditors g Any other business Complimentary dinner at Kampung Senang s organic kitchen will be provided after the AGM To reserve your meal please RSVP to pauline vss sg by Friday 22 February 2013 This year s AGM is an especially important one as we will be electing a new team to lead VSS Please support the AGM to celebrate what VSS accomplished in 2012 to discuss what we will do in 2013 and beyond and to

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  • VSS AGM | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    Testimonials Word Play Products Contact Forum Site map Home VSS AGM By admin Posted on February 10th 2012 Start 03 03 2012 15 00 End 03 03 2012 18 00 13th Anniversary Annual General Meeting Dear friends The VSS Annual General Meeting will be held on Date Saturday 3 March 2012 Time 3 6pm Venue Kampung Senang Holistic Lifestyle Centre Blk 106 Aljunied Crescent 01 205 Singapore 380106 Directions 5 min walking distance from Aljunied MRT All attendees will be given a copy of the Annual Report for 2011 and a special door gift You can also download the Annual Report here 3 00pm Registration Screening of Forks Over Knives documentary Agenda a President s welcome b Minutes of the 12th AGM c Annual report for 2011 d Financial report for 2011 e Elect office bearers f Elect 2 honorary auditors g Any other business Complimentary meals from Kampung Senang s organic kitchen will be provided after the AGM To reserve your meal please RSVP to events vss sg by Friday 26 February 2012 Please support the AGM to celebrate what VSS accomplished in 2011 to discuss what we will do in 2012 and beyond and to explore how you

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  • MacRitchie Treetop Walk | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    VSS Newsletter Archive VSS VCD In Memory of Ng Chin Siong Testimonials Word Play Products Contact Forum Site map Home MacRitchie Treetop Walk By admin Posted on December 13th 2011 Tagged Excursion Start 23 12 2011 13 00 End 23 12 2011 18 00 MacRitchie Treetop Walk Date Fri 23 Dec 2011 Time 1 6 00pm Cost Free Maybe the most exciting hike in SG is the TreeTop Walk in Macritchie Reservoir VSS led a hike there back in 2008 and three years is far too long to stay away from such a great place So we re going again Here are the details Hope you can make it Date Fri 23 Dec 2011 Tell your boss that you can only work half day that day Meet up point Venus Drive carpark 1pm see map Bring Drinking water snack rain protection hat and other sun protection herbal insect repellent and wear long pants socks and covered shoes Hope for Cool weather and no more than light showers Duration Approximately 4hrs round trip Type of trail Level wooden boardwalks with some stairs undulating dirt trails Price Free for VSS members and friends donations welcome Guide Andrew Tay a nature guide and

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  • Healthy Heart: Benefits of Vegetarian Diet | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    Memory of Ng Chin Siong Testimonials Word Play Products Contact Forum Site map Home Healthy Heart Benefits of Vegetarian Diet By exco Posted on July 8th 2011 Start 10 12 2011 13 00 End 10 12 2011 14 30 Healthy Heart Benefits of Vegetarian Diet Venue Central Public Library Multi Purpose Room Date time Saturday 10 December 2011 1 00pm to 2 30pm Max Capacity 60 Admission is free and registration is not required Seats are on a first come first served basis Synopsis Coronary Heart Disease is the number one killer in the world Risk factors for Coronary Heart Disease include hypertension diabetes smoking high cholesterol obesity lack of exercise unhealthy diet hereditary factors and stress There are many types of vegetarian diets Most vegetarians eat dairy products others eat eggs Vegans eat only plant based foods What are the nutritional requirements of which vegetarians should take note Why are antioxidants important elements of a vegetarian diet How can we meet all our nutritional requirements To find answers to these questions join Dr V P Nair s talk on Healthy Heart Dr V P Nair is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Mount Elizabeth Hospital Singapore His balloon angioplasty and

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  • Tooth Health (Mandarin Talk) | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    05 11 2011 19 00 另 类健齿说 Tooth Health Mandarin Talk Venue Ang Mo Kio Public Library Programme Zone Level 1 Date time Sat 5 November 2011 7 9pm Max Capacity 70 Admission is free and registration is not required Seats are on a first come first served basis Synopsis 从自然疗法 素食的角度来谈护齿 Dentist Sophie Lee Show Feai 李小慧牙医 has practiced dentistry for more than 35 years and has been in

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  • Day Trip to NANAS | Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
    to Noah s Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary NANAS Join us on another fun filled day trip this Oct we ll be enjoying a sumptuous vegetarian lunch and making lots of new four legged friends at NANAS Our previous trips were all sold out so remember to register early Date Sun 30 Oct 2011 Time 11am 5 30pm Cost 50 VSS Members 65 Non members Includes transport lunch NANAS entry fee NANAS is a private animal shelter which was relocated from Singapore to Pekan Nanas Johor in year 2000 Home to 700 free roaming animals including dogs cats and horses it occupies 10 acres of land in kampong style settings NANAS aims to provide a safe and secure home for their animal residents where they can live out their lives in happiness Learn more about NANAS Itinerary 11 00 am Pick up from Newton parking lot Depart through 2nd link 12 30 pm Lunch at Ci Yi Vegetarian Restaurant JB 1 30 pm Arrive at NANAS 4 00 pm Depart Nanas 4 45 pm Drop off at Boon Lay MRT 5 30 pm Arrive back at Newton parking lot Registration Click here to register Limited to 40 persons so please register

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