Monday November 12, 2012

In association with the Berkshire Vegan Network, a vegan Thanksgiving celebration will be held Thursday, Nov. 22, at the United Methodist Church of Lenox, 6 Holmes Road.

Dinner will begin at 1 p.m. Each person is asked to bring a vegan dish that will serve 10. Bring a place setting and copies of the recipe. Coffee/tea and hot/cold water will be provided.

After the dinner there will be a voluntary share time for people to read a poem, tell a short story, or tell why they are thankful.

Guest speakers are Miram Jones and Aram Polster of the V.I.N.E. (Veganism is the Next Evolution) Animal Rescue Sanctuary in Springfield, Vt., will talk about their work in farm animal rescue, and public education and outreach.

Cost is $7 for adults; $3 for children 3-12.

Reservations are required by Nov. 16 to Melissa Campbell, MCAMPBELL25@NYCAP.RR.COM or (413) 684-0176.