Calendar of Events

 December Events

►Saturday, Dec 3, VSEP Potluck – home of Liz Walsh & Jamie Newlin

  • 4903 Love Rd
  • 5:30 pm
  • Reserve by December 1, vsep.reserve@gmail.com or text (915) 342-7630 by 

Bring your favorite holiday dish and join us in celebrating another year of compassion, healthy eating, and protecting our environment.

The theme is Traditional Holidays, so veganize your favorite traditional holiday dish.
Bring an appetizer, main dish, side dish or deserts enough for 8.

Liz & Jamie will supply non-alcoholic beverages, recyclable plates, utensils, and cups. If you prefer to bring your own, that’s okay too.

All food must be vegan. Please bring a copy of your recipe to place alongside your dish. Please also avoid palm oil and trans fats, which are ingredients in many substitute foods and are harmful to the environment and our bodies.

Take Country Club road to Love Rd, look for a grey stone house on the right just before Lombardi. Plenty of parking in carport (with yellow garage), driveway or in front of house -4903 Love Rd.

►Saturday, Dec 17

Booth at Happy Hippie Holidaze Arts & Crafts Fair – Hal Marcus Gallery

  • 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

January Events

►Sunday, Jan 8, Healthy Eating cooking class by Greg Lawson

  • 11:00 am
  • Paid Reservations are required by Thursday, January 5.
  • Cost is $12 for VSEP members and $14 for non-members.

To reserve your space & pay online with a credit card or PayPal, go to www.vsep.org. Click on Events Pay Online. Please make sure to include the name(s) of your guests on the “Instructions to the Seller” space.If paying by check or Money Order:

First: email vsep.reserve@gmail.com 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)

►Saturday, Jan 21

Potluck – Home of Mary Lou & Brannon Rasberry, 611 Spanish Broom Road, Anthony NM  (behind Gadsden High School)

  • 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Potluck Theme: Happy New Year – bring your favorite festive vegan dish

Located on the Rasberry’s farm with organic fruit trees, veggie garden, dogs, Koi pond, bee hives, vermaculture bins, a butterfly garden and walking trails for those who want a little exercise before our meal.

Directions: From Gadsden High School on Hwy 28, turn left on Haasville Road. Haasville Road is the first cross street past Gadsden High School. From Haasville Road, turn right on Spanish Broom.

Capacity: 30 people

Deadline for RSVP: Saturday, January 14 (assuming space is still available)

To RSVP, email vsoep@aol.com OR text or call 915-877-3030. Please include the name(s) of those attending.

Host will provide:

Non-alcoholic beverages. Feel free to bring your own alcoholic beverages.

Recyclable plates, utensils, and cups. If you prefer to bring your own, that’s okay too.

February Events

►Sunday, Feb 12

Restaurant Hopper at Nour Mediterranean Cafe – 3800 N. Mesa, Suite c-10

  • Sunday, February 12, 2017
  • 5:00 p. m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Cost is Members $20.00; Non-Members $25.00 
  • FIRST 30 people to make reservations & pay
  • Paid Reservations are required by Saturday, February 4

Fixed Menu – Buffet Style:

Falafel, Grilled Vegetables, Bread, Hummus, Tabbouleh, Mixed Salad, Stuffed Grape Leaves, Nour Sauce, Rice, Cookies, Beverage

Notes:

-Alcohol is not served at Nour, but you may bring your own bottle, glasses & opener.

-As we requested, the owner indicated everything will be vegan.

To reserve your space & pay online with a credit card or PayPal, go to www.vsep.org

Click on Events Pay Online.

Please make sure to include the name(s) of your guests on the “Instructions to the Seller” space.

If paying by check or Money Order:

First: email vsep.reserve@gmail.com OR text or call 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. Check or Money Order must be received on or before the Sept. 14th deadline.

No refunds but paid reservations are transferable before the reservation deadline and as long as VSEP is notified (text or call 915-877-3030)