Calendar of Events

March Events

►Sunday, March 5, 2017

Three Ways to Detox Your Body – a Workshop and Lunch

  • Whole Foods, on the corner of Pitt and Mesa
  • 12 noon.
  • Cost is $14.00 (includes lunch)
  • Space is limited
  • Paid Reservations are required by Thursday Mar 2.

Reservations are closed

Health and Nutrition Advisor Claudia Rodriguez will give a presentation on three ways to detox, and VSEP Vice President Greg Lawson will prepare a detoxifying lunch. Claudia will explain how small changes in diet, toxin elimination and stress control can help boost our immune system, bone health, concentration, digestion and increase our energy.

►Sunday, March 26, 2017

  • Restaurant Hopper: Rulis’ International Kitchen
    * 4176 N. Mesa
    * 1:00-3:00 pm
    * Cost: $25 (includes taxes and gratuity)
    * Deadline: paid reservations are required no later than Thursday, March 23.
    * Space is limited to 30 people.

To reserve your space & pay online with a credit card or PayPal, go to
Click on Events Pay Online. Please be sure to also email with the name(s)of those

First: email OR text 915-877-3030. To reserve your space(s).

Please include the name(s) of those attending. Then: Make check or money orders payable to

VSEP & mail to: VSEP, 6757 Gato Road El Paso, TX 79932

No refunds but paid reservations are transferable before the reservation deadline and as long as

VSEP is notified (text or call 915-877- 3030)

April Events

►Saturday, April 8 –  Vegan Potluck: Salads and Tapas

* Location: Home of Gilberto & Betsy Arias at 4737 Emory Rd.

* Hosts will provide non-alcoholic beverages and cups. If possible, please bring your own table

setting (plate and utensils).

* Please bring your favorite appetizer, main dish, side dish, or dessert, enough for 8, along with

serving utensil.

* All food must be VEGAN. Please review guidelines on page 7.

* Don’t forget to bring a copy of your recipe to place alongside your dish.

* Reservations: Please call or text Liz Walsh at 342-7630 or email no later than 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 6.

May Events

►Saturday, May 6, 2017 – Spring Dinner with Guest Speaker JL Fields & Vegan buffet @ Country Inn & Suites, 900 Sunland Park Drive, El Paso, TX 79922

          * 6 pm meet and greet, eat at 6:30 pm
          * Cost: $22 members & students w/ID; $25 nonmembers; $10 children under 12    
          * Paid reservations are due Tuesday, May 2.

To reserve and pay with PayPal or a credit card go to and click on Events – Pay Online. After you complete the payment, please e-mail the names of those attending We need to have all the names of our guests as well as who the students and children are.