Supporting Portland's Vegan, Vegetarian, and Veg-curious Community

Northwest VEG is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Portland, OR that works to educate and encourage people to make vegan choices for a healthy, sustainable, and compassionate world.
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Productive Conversation in Times of Controversy

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July 27 (6:30 - 8:30 PM)

Vancouver Potluck with Factory Farming Awareness Coalition Founder Katie Cantrell

Katie will share insight from years of experience on engaging in productive dialogue around controversial issues rather than confrontation. The time has never been more ripe.

When: 6:30 pm
Where: Pacific Continental Bank Community Room at 101 East 6th Street, Vancouver, WA.

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August Cooking Class: Millet

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August 6 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

The fourth class in our new “Food in Depth” series focusing on protein foods will be on millet. The class consists of a 1.5 hour cooking demonstration of at least three completely different dishes using millet. Delicious, plentiful samples and recipes included! Taste the versatility of millet -- sign up now!

Pre-registration required - open through August 2nd!

Location: Tabernacle Seventh-day Adventist Church - 26 SW Condor Way, Portland, OR 97239

For any questions, please contact our registrar, Susan, at or 503-521-1941.

Sandy Potluck featuring local hero for farm animals

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August 6 (5:00 - 7:00 PM)

Out to Pasture co-founder John Collins will share what the furry and feathered Out to Pasture residents have taught him about the inner lives of animals (and why they don't want to be eaten!) through telling us about some his most funny and moving experiences at the sanctuary.

When: 5:00-7:00pm.
Where: Sandy Seventh Day Adventist Church, 18575 Langensand Road, Sandy, OR 97055.
Questions? Email: / Call: 503-449-1955

Did ya know we have film archives?

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March 4, 2017

Need a rainy day activity?

Thanks to our awesome volunteers, we have recordings of many Vegfest and other talks. Hear about myths of vegan living, vegan athletes, the inner lives of animals, and more.

Check it out!

PDX Potluck: Arts as Activism

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August 20 (5:00 - 8:00 PM)

Michael Harren is a Brooklyn-based composer and performer who is currently touring the United States with his original solo show, The Animal Show. The show was written during his year-long residency at Tamerlaine Farm Animal Sanctuary where he discovered that theater and music could be deeply transformative in ways that his other forms of animal advocacy were not. Michael is a passionate music educator and serves as Director of Communications for Our Hen House.

When: 5:00pm potluck; 6:30pm talk
Where: 8470 SW Oleson Rd., Portland, OR

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Vancouver Potluck: Vegan on the Go!

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August 31 (6:30 - 8:30 PM)

Vancouver Potluck with Daniela Lais, author of the brand new cookbook Vegan On the Go.

When: 6:30 pm
Where: Pacific Continental Bank Community Room at 101 East 6th Street, Vancouver, WA.

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