The Vegan Project: November Events Guide

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Friday, November 1

WORLD VEGAN DAY!

World Vegan Day is an annual event celebrated on 1 November, by vegans around the world. The Day was established in 1994 by Louise Wallis, then President & Chair of The Vegan Society, to commemorate the Society’s 50th anniversary.  2013 also marks the 69th anniversary of the term ‘vegan’.

 

Friday, November 1, all day!

Bulk Food- 20% off!

Whole Foods, Cambie Location

(So good, I wanted to keep it to myself.)

 

Pub Night for Pitties 7PM-11PM

The Legion (2205 Commercial Drive)

In support of one of my favourite non-profits- HugABull! HugABull is a registered non-profit organization and a community of pit bull owners, advocates and enthusiasts. Their mission is to rescue dogs, provide public education, and build a community of responsible pit bull owners and supporters. The pub night will be comprised of of trivia games, prizes, raffles, a 50/50 draw, and of course- beer!

 

Saturday, November 2, 7PM

BC SPCA Richmond ‘ A Fetching Affair’

Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel (3580 Cesna Drive)

An evening of dinner, dancing, and decadence at the BC SPCA Richmond’s A Fetching Affair… a semi-formal soiree being held at the Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel.The evening promises to be one to remember with a delicious buffet dinner, impressive silent auction, outstanding live auction, live music by Pretty Good Band. So throw on your cocktail best, and get ready to have an amazing evening with proceeds benefitting the animals in the care of the BC SPCA Richmond Education & Adoption Centre.  Tickets available through the branch line- 604-277-3100.

 

Wednesday, November 6, 7:30PM

Fall Into The Market: A Coastal Wine Tasting Complimented by Fare from Granville Island Market

Liberty Wines, Granville Island

$24.99/ticket (all proceeds to benefit BC SPCA)

Liberty presents its annual Fall Into The Market tasting event. . This Liberty-sponsored event is in support of the BC SPCA, to protect and enhance the quality of life for domestic, farm and wild animals in British Columbia. All proceeds from both ticket sales and draw prizes directly support the BC SPCA.The evening will feature coastal wines along with tasty samplings from Granville Island food purveyors. It’s the perfect autumn event! Join us on Wednesday, November 6th, from 7:30 – 9:30pm at the Net Loft on Granville Island. Tickets available at all Liberty Wine locations.

 

Thursday, November 14, 7PM

Fall Vegan Feast

The Bird’s Nest (South Granville- location is kept secret until guests book)

*Chef Marika’s Brussel Sprouts pictured*

Suggested donation $40/person- (5 to 6 courses included)

The Bird’s Nest is an underground restaurant, nestled in a Vancouver home.  The Nest serves brunch, dinners and high tea as well as customized cooking classes and private catered meals.

Email contact@birdsnestdining.com to reserve a space.

 

Sunday, November 24, 7:30PM

Raw Vegan Potluck * the last Sunday of every month*

Eternal Abundance

Bring a dish to share that is entirely raw and vegan (and preferably organic) and enjoy good company, learning, and other tasty inspiring dishes in return! Open to all, and kids are welcome!

 

Sunday, November 24

Vegan Thanksgiving Desserts

Pipernilli Bakery

Brooklyn, NY

No, this isn’t in Vancouver. But if any of our supporters are living in New York- or visiting- or want to go there specifically for a vegan dessert festival, I got your back. Pies, cookies, samples.

 

Wednesday, November 27

Customer (Extra) Appreciation Day * the last Wednesday of every month*

Eternal Abundance

Receive 15% off all organic and vegan fresh fruits and veggies, nuts and seeds, legumes and grains, superfoods, books and DVDs, E3 Live products, and more. Does not include cafe items.

 

Saturday, November 30, 10AM-3:00PM

Friends of the SPCA Christmas Sale

Army, Navy & Air Force Veteran’s Club

Join us for the annual Friends of the BC SPCA Christmas sale on Saturday November 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Army, Navy & Air Force Veteran’s Club, 3917 Main Street, Vancouver.  There will be handmade items, collectibles, baking, preserves, gifts, Christmas items, a draw of really great gift baskets and a 50/50 draw.

 

The Vegan Project event listings are assembled on a monthly basis. If you would like your business/events to be included, please contact Zoe.

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